Healthy Kids Day
A free community event that will help families find fun through active
play and educational opportunities to improve health and well-being.
This Saturday at the Hollidaysburg YMCA 10:00am-1:00pm. Families can enjoy face painting, hula hoop activities,
health screenings, bicycle rodeo (weather permitting), open swim
(1:00-5:00), a juggler, obstacle course, recycled art displays, crafts
and more. There will also be a t-shirt give-away, a bicycle raffle and
bicycle helmet give-away. All activities are free and open to the public. (more info)
Art in Bloom Spring Art Show
The "Art in Bloom" Spring Art Show is being held this weekend April 28th-29th at the Cambria County Courthouse in Ebensburg. Show hours are Noon - 6 p.m. on
Saturday and 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Sunday. Each year, the display features
over 200 pieces of artwork by professional and amateur artists from all
over Pennsylvania. Free admission. (more info)
Students Get Involved with Flight 93 Memorial Project
Fifteen students and five faculty at Penn State Altoona spent several
hours on Friday planting trees as part of the Flight 93
Memorial reforestation project.
Students and faculty from the Environmental Studies and Honors programs
joined about 150 other volunteers...read more
Taste of the Alleghenies
Mark your calendar, The Park at Morrison's Cove is holding
Taste of the Alleghenies next weekend with a two-day vendor show and
exhibitors ranging from restaurants to cookware companies. Each day
will be highlighted by cooking demonstrations featuring regional chefs. Tickets start at only $10 for general admission each day. (more info)
When was the last time the Pittsburgh Pirates won the World Series?
Last week's answer:
Barry Bonds-Who was the last Pittsburgh Pirate to win the National League MVP award?