Thursday, February 13, 2014
Weekend Events is a weekly feature of The Progress published to alert readers about events planned by nonprofit organizations or events that benefit the community. All events are open to the public. The following events are planned this weekend in Progressland.
Susquehanna River Art Center announced a new art exhibit at Clearfield Hospital, on the first floor. This exhibit features various subjects and mediums. A donation is made to Clearfield Hospital Auxiliary by the artists when their artwork is sold. Anyone wishing to purchase a painting or photography should contact the artists to make arrangements for purchase.
SRAC Art Club membership applications are available at Joseph and Elizabeth Shaw Public Library, Clearfield. For club information, call 765-5621 or 236-3051.
Susquehanna River Art Center's February artist showcase at Joseph and Elizabeth Shaw Public Library, Clearfield, features the abstract paintings of Judith Davidson of Luthersburg. Everyone is welcome to visit the library and view the artwork during monthly showcases. Membership forms for SRAC are available at the library.
Break the Silence Ministries will host a fudge sale fundraiser Thursday through Saturday at County Market, Philipsburg. All proceeds will benefit Centre County Women's Resource Center and Clearfield County Crossroads, which is a Community Action-based program. Hours for the sale are Thursday and Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
There will be more than 11 varieties of fudge for sale at $5 for half a pound or $9 for one pound.
Steak or fish dinners will be served Friday from 4-7 p.m. at The Smokehouse, Curwensville. The price is $8.99 per meal, which includes three sides. Proceeds benefit Rescue Hose and Ladder Co. of Curwensville.
Cooper Township Sportsmen will have a breakfast Saturday from 7-10 a.m. Prices are $7 for adults and $4 for children. The menu includes ham, bacon or sausage, any style of egg, toast, home fries, juice and coffee. Corn will also be available, with up-to-date membership. Members must be present to purchase corn, and there is a two-bag limit at $5 a bag.
Proceeds benefit the fish stocking and game fees.
An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be held Saturday from 7-10 a.m. at Free and Accepted Masons Osceola Mills Lodge No. 515, located at Lingle and Coal streets, Osceola Mills.
The menu includes pancakes, sausage, bacon, eggs, toast, juice and coffee. Prices are $6 for adults and $3 for children. Proceeds benefit Breaking the Silence Ministries, a local group started to promote knowledge about the dangers of domestic abuse.
Goshen Township Sportsmen's Club will have a breakfast Saturday from 7-10 a.m. at the Goshen Township building. The menus includes eggs, pancakes, sausage, coffee and orange juice for $6. There will be club memberships and corn cards available at this time also.
A free community lunch will be held Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, located at Fourth and Presqueisle streets, Philipsburg. The menu includes pork roast, red potatoes, green beans and dessert. All are welcome.
A chicken and biscuit dinner will be held Saturday from 5-7 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, Clearfield. Prices are $7 for adults and $4.50 for children younger than 12. Tickets will be at the door, and takeouts will also be available.
A spaghetti dinner to benefit Curwensville Ministerium's fuel fund will be held Saturday from 4-7 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church's social hall, Curwensville. A donation of $6 per meal will be accepted. Tickets are available from Grace Lutheran Church members.
Karthaus Volunteer Fire Co. will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner Saturday from 4-7 p.m. at the firehall. The menu includes spaghetti, salad, garlic bread, dessert and a drink. Prices are $6.50 for adults, $3 for children 3-12 and free for children younger than 3. Takeouts will also be available. There will be door prizes, a 50-50 drawing, and a Chinese pie and cake auction.
Coyote hunt registrations
Mosquito Creek Sportsmen's Association will be taking coyote hunt registrations and club memberships at the clubhouse trailer, located along Sportsmen's Road in Frenchville, Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The last day to register for the 23rd annual coyote hunt will be at the club Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. to 11:59 p.m.
Knights of Columbus, located at Sixth Street and Arnold Avenue, Clearfield, will host a full breakfast Sunday from 8-11:30 a.m. at the K of C building. Prices are $6 for adults and $3 for children younger than 12.
Clearfield Veterans of Foreign Wars F. Michael Sicks Post No. 1785 will host a breakfast Sunday from 7-10 a.m. The price is $5 a person. The public is invited to attend.
The winter chicken barbecue dinner is being held at the St. Michael's Orthodox Church parish hall, located along Hemlock Street, Irvona, Sunday from to 2 p.m. Tickets are $8 per person, and it is for eat-in or takeout. The menu includes half a barbecued chicken, baked beans, baked potato with butter and sour cream and a brownie.
St. Francis Q & A
St. Francis Catholic Church will hold a town hall-style question-and-answer session Sunday from 2-4 p.m. in the St. Francis School cafeteria. Those who may have stopped coming to church, or have questions about the church, are welcome to attend. Child care will be provided.
For questions or more information, e-mail the committee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Glendale Sportsmen's Club will hold shotgun shoots Sunday at 2 p.m. at the clubhouse, 2732 Black Elk Road, Irvona. Registration starts at 1 p.m., and the cost is $15 for 10 rounds.
Two meat prizes are awarded each round. The club will provide the shells (12-gauge or 20-gauge). For more information, call Jack at 672-5903 or Ken at 672-5503.
To have an event included, submit the information in writing to any office of The Progress by noon Tuesday. Late submissions will not be published, nor will submissions that do not include a contact person and daytime telephone number.
The Progress does not include bingo, club events that are limited to members and guests only, or yard sales or flea markets by private individuals in the Weekend Events section.