Public is invited! Pennsylvania State Grange is having a Grange Family Festival July 19-23 at Centre County Grange Fairgrounds, Center Hall (near State College).
You do not have to be a grange member to attend.
Sign up for all the days of camping or pick only the days you want.
If you don't have a camper, army tents will be on hand to rent.
Bring your own food or sign up for the meals prepared there.
To register or for further information, call Doris Koenig at 610-767-3778.
Annere Leit ihr Brot schmackt alsfatt besser. Other people's food always tastes better.
Faule Leit hen's menscht zu duh. Lazy people have most to do.
Weisenberg Lutheran Church, 7645 Weisenberg Church Road, New Tripoli, will host Vacation Bible School for children ages 4 through sixth grade 6-8:30 p.m. July 29 through Aug. 2.
"Kingdom Rock" is the theme for this year, and the children will be treated like royalty.
"Chadder the Chipmunk" will be part of the video Bible Study, along with games, crafts, storytelling and much more.
The Christ's Church at Lowhill Food Pantry needs volunteers.
Even though many of us have planned vacations and family events, we still have neighbors who need to eat and will benefit from the services of the food pantry.
Email Barbara Kistler firstname.lastname@example.org, if you are interested in helping.
Is your teenagers bored and looking for something to do before school resumes in August? Teenagers are welcome to help out at the food pantry at any time.
Morgenland Church is selling gift cards for Giant, Redner's and Weis Markets.
Mark your calendar! On July 7, Heidelberg Union Church, 5187 Irvin Road, Heidelberg Township, in conjunction with the Miller-Keystone Blood Bank, is having a blood drive 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in fellowship hall.
To give the gift of blood, call the church office at 610-767-4740 to set up an appointment or just stop by.
Also during this time, Heidelberg Union Church will celebrate Holy Communion at the 10:15 a.m. worship service.
All are welcome to attend.
The 53rd annual Emerald fireworks and picnic in the grove will take place July 6 at 7700 Penn St, Emerald.
Happy July 4th!
Picnics, parades and fireworks mark this annual liberty celebration, but never take your freedoms for granted.
And, never let it be taken from you.
To all the residents of Lynn Township, have a safe, free and happy holiday.
New Bethel Church, 135 New Bethel Church Road, Kempton, is offering "Everywhere Fun Fair " Vacation Bible School from 6-8:15 p.m. July 15-19 for children ages 3 to fifth.
Come to New Bethel Church as they travel the world learning about the love of Jesus.
For more information, call 610-756-6589.
The Christ's Church at Lowhill Food Pantry needs volunteers during the summer.
Consider adding your name to the line-up of helpers.
Do you have teens in your family who have some time to help? Contact Barbara Kistler at email@example.com to learn more.
Vacation Bible School at Christ's Church at Lowhill will be 6-8:30 p.m. July 22-26.
Call the church office at 610-298-2527 or Michele Schock at 610-298-8727 by July 17 to register.
Gsoffne, Kinner un Narre schwetze die Waahret. Drunks, children and fools tell the truth.
Wer lauert an der Wand, heert sei eegni Schand. Eavesdroppers never hear good of themselves.
The musical trio, "Witness," will be in concert 7 p.m. June 30 at Lighthouse Church, 2096 Independent Road (Route 863 S), near New Smithville.
They will present contemporary, traditional and Southern gospel music.
For more information, call 610-285-2235 or visit lighthousebaptistlv.org.
Joyful giving! On June 21, Heidelberg Union Church, 5187 Irvin Road, Saegersville, is sponsoring a Lynda Randle concert at 7 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. The church is air-conditioned.
Randle is associated with the Bill Gaither Gospel Group and has sung nationally.
All proceeds will be given to assist two local families with a seriously ill family member, Brett Snyder, who has Lou Gehrig's disease, and Lance Pierce, who has Duchene muscular dystrophy.
For tickets, call 610-298-2244 or 610-462-4246 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
School is out for the summer. No more school buses stopping in front of you, but lots more kids in and along the roadways.
Be mindful of children and drive safely.
Summer is a great time to join a club, volunteer and keep the community going strong.
Ebenezer's Church, New Tripoli, invites children ages 3 through fifth grade to register for Operation Overboard Vacation Bible School 6:30-8:30 p.m. Aug. 4-8.
For more information, call the church at 610-298-8000 to register.
Registration deadline is July 28.