WHERE Bryce Jordan Center
Rascall Flats will be performing at the Bryce Jordan Center in State College on Friday, October 7th at 8:30pm.
WHERE The Bryce Jordan Center
Brand New is thrilled to announce a Fall 2016 headlining tour across the United States that will feature support from The Front Bottoms and Modern Baseball! This month-long trek will wind through the country, hitting almost two dozen cities before wrapping back to the East Coast in University Park, PA at the Bryce Jordan Center starting at 7:30 on the evening of Saturday, November 12.
Tickets prices have been set at $45.00, $37.50 and $25.00 and will go on-sale Friday, August 5 at Noon at the Bryce Jordan Center, Eisenhower Auditorium, and Penn State Downtown Theatre. You may also get yours by calling 800-745-3000 or online by clicking here!
Wanna know more about the band and their merchandise? Click here to visit them on Facebook!
WHERE Downtown Lewistown
The 39th annual Goose Day 5K Run, one of central Pennsylvania’s oldest races, is scheduled for Saturday, October 1 on Monument Square in Downtown Lewistown. Race time is 9:00.
Organized by the Juniata Valley Striders running club, this year’s top overall male and female winners will earn $50 in cash. The top male and female masters (40 & over) finishers will receive $25 each.
In addition, runners breaking course records on the fast and flat trek through the south end of Lewistown pick up $75 in cash. The top two overall and top two masters’ winners will take home the traditional Goose Day trophies, as will the first places in each seven male and female age groups. Second and third places in each age group will get medallion trophies.
High-quality technical shirts will be available to the first 100 runners to register, with a limited supply on race day. Registration is $20 by September 25; $25 after that and race day when registration begins at 7:45 a.m. Members of the Juniata Valley Striders running club get a $5 discount.
Race applications are available on the Juniata Valley Striders’ website at www.jvstriders.com and on the club’s Facebook page.
WHERE Juniata College
Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States, yet suicide is preventable. More than one hundred and fifty people from throughout the Juniata Valley area (Huntingdon, Mifflin, Juniata counties) are expected to participate in the Inaugural Out of the Darkness Community Walk. The event registration starts at 1:00 on the afternoon of Sunday, October 2 at Juniata College in Huntingdon.
This fundraising walk supports the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s local and national education and advocacy programs and its bold goal to reduce the annual rate of suicide twenty percent by 2025.
As a fundraiser and memorial event, the Out of the Darkness walk is actively recruiting teams, individual walkers, and sponsors. Registration and donations are accepted at: www.afsp.donordrive.com/event/HuntingdonCounty.
Local sponsors for the local Out of the Darkness Community Walk include: Juniata Valley Healing Connections, Community Care Behavioral Health, Juniata College, American Family Psychiatry, Geisinger CareWorks, Service Access Management, Inc., UCHB/The Meadows, Huntingdon Club of Rotary, Mainstream Counseling, J.C. Blair Health System, First National Bank, First Quality, Kiwanis of Huntingdon, CSG, VFW Post 1754.
The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention is dedicated to saving lives and bringing hope to those affected by suicide. AFSP creates a culture that’s smart about mental health through education and community programs, develops suicide prevention through research and advocacy, and provides support for those affected by suicide. Led by CEO Robert Gebbia and headquartered in New York, and with a public policy office in Washington, D.C., AFSP has local chapters in all 50 states with programs and events nationwide. Learn more about AFSP in its latest Annual Report, and join the conversation on suicide prevention by following AFSP on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.
WHERE The McClure Volunteer Fire Company
The McClure Volunteer Fire Company has extended an invitation for you to attend their Open House between 6:00 and 8:00 on the evening of Wednesday, October 5 in conjunction with Fire Prevention Week!
Fire personnel will be available to demonstrate various pieces of fire fighting equipment and to answer your questions, and there will even be fire truck rides and refreshments! Please feel free to call Marlene at 570-658-3363 or Judy at 570-658-5501 for further information about this event.
The Lewistown Elementary School Open House is happening on October 6th from 6-7:30pm.
WHERE Reedsville Youth Park
Big Valley Harvestsfest is the areas largest show of its kind! This years event will be held OCTOBER 7 & 8, 2016. It is really fun for the whole family! Times are Friday: 12 noon to 9pm. The PIG ROAST starts at 5pm with evening MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT starting at 6:30pm. Various musical groups to be announced. Saturday hours are 9am to 4pm with a CHICKEN BBQ at noon. Harvestfest is located Just off the intersection of 322 & 655 in Reedsville. Just follow arrows to the Youth Park. Admission and parking are FREE. Make sure you bring your lawn chairs. Harvestfest showcases 50+ artisans & vendors that sell crafts, candles, natural products, Fall & Christmas items, apples & cider, fall flowers, and lots of great food. We also have our famous queen size quilt raffle, plus pony rides and face painting for the kids.