Thursday, April 17, 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 announces the opening of the Clearfield Area High School art show at Joseph and Elizabeth Shaw Public Library, Clearfield, through April 29. The art show was judged by Dr. Dorothy Hook of Brockport. There were 22 awards winners, and 106 paintings and 3D artwork entered in this exhibit. The public is encouraged to view this art show during the library's opening hours.
Susquehanna River Art Center is holding an art show at Penn Highlands Clearfield through May 17, located on the first floor of the hospital. Fifteen artists entered 31 paintings and photography in this exhibition. Anyone wanting to purchase artwork needs to contact the artist directly. A percentage of the sold artwork will be donated to the Penn Highlands Clearfield Hospital Auxiliary by the artist. The club is also exhibiting at Ethan's Café in downtown Clearfield.
An auction to benefit LeContes Mills Fire Co. will be held Friday at 6 p.m., with the kitchen opening at 5:30 p.m. The auctioneer will have a variety of food and miscellaneous items. Plenty of parking is available.
Lenten fish dinners
Ramey Fire Co. will serve a Lenten fish dinner Friday from 3:30-6:30 p.m. The menu includes a choice of baked or fried fish, potato, vegetables, stewed tomatoes, macaroni and cheese, and various other sides, served with soup and salad bar (eat-in only). Chicken planks will also be available. Prices are $10 for adults and $6 for children younger than 12. Takeouts will be available. All proceeds benefit the fire company.
A fish dinner will be held Friday from 4-7 p.m. at the Hyde Fire Co. social hall. The meal includes a choice of baked or fried haddock, with a choice of french fries or macaroni and cheese, coleslaw, roll and fruit. Prices are $9 for adults and $4 for children. Takeouts will be available; for free local deliveries, call 768-9407.
Columbia Fire Co., Osceola Mills, will serve a Lenten fish dinner Friday from 4-6:30 p.m. at the firehall. Prices are $10 for adults and $6.50 for children. The menu includes a choice of fried or baked fish, potato, macaroni and cheese, vegetables, stewed tomatoes, and a full salad bar, and two soups for eat-in only. Takeouts and deliveries are available by calling 339-5046.
Blain City Veterans of Foreign Wars Richard L. Beers Post No. 7043 Ladies Auxiliary will hold a Lenten fish dinner Friday from 4-7 p.m. at the post home. Cost of the dinner is $7. Takeouts are available by calling the post at 672-5968. Everyone is welcome.
Steak or fish dinners will be served Friday from 4-7 p.m. at The Smokehouse, Curwensville.
The cost is $8.99 for the meal, which includes a choice of meat and three sides. Proceeds benefit Rescue Hose and Ladder Co. of Curwensville.
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.
Prices are $6 for adults and $3 for children. Proceeds benefit Ryan Thomas' Eagle Scout project.
Country music will be presented at the Luthersburg Community Center Saturday. Doors and kitchen will open at 6 p.m., with music by Down Country at 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by the Brady Township Park and Recreation Board.
Easter egg hunts
West Decatur Sportsmen's Club will host an Easter egg hunt Saturday at the club, with registration from noon to 1 p.m. and the hunt beginning at 1 p.m. The hunt is for children from birth to age 15, and everyone is welcome. For more information, call Tina at 342-1827 or 553-6099.
The AMVETS Post No. 159, Veterans of Foreign Wars Louis P. Jenkins Post No. 3450 and American Legion John Ashley Dennis Jr. Post No. 437, all of Philipsburg, will host their annual community Easter egg hunt Saturday at the Project 70 soccer fields behind Cold Stream Dam in Philipsburg. Children up to 12 years old may participate. Registration will take place at 11 a.m., with the hunt starting at noon. Children must be registered to take part.
An Easter egg hunt will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Kylertown baseball field. The event is free for all children 12 and younger. Eggs will be filled with treats. There will also be three winners of filled Easter baskets given to one child in each age group, which are up to age 3, ages 4-8 and ages 9-12. Winburne Volunteer Fire Co. and Algonquin Power are sponsoring the event.
Ridgeview Elder Care Rehabilitation Center, Curwensville, will host a community Easter party for children Saturday at 2:30 p.m.
The 39th annual Kid's Fishing Derby will be held Saturday from 9-11:30 a.m. at Parker Dam State Park, Penfield. All children up to and including age 13 may participate. There will be prizes awarded and large trout will be stocked. For additional information, call Pat Domico at 236-3621.
God's Clear View Ministries, located at the Old Morris School, 1946 Pardee Road, Morrisdale, will hold a fundraiser and indoor yard sale Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Slightly used/new name brand clothing and collectibles will be available. For more information, call 496-9847 or visit www.godsclearviewministries.org.
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