DI DIgest
The weekly newsletter of Downtown Indiana
Mother's Day
Sunday, May 13

Need a last minute gift or dinner idea? Downtown Indiana members have everything you need to make Mom's day extra special!

We've highlighted some Mother's Day offers below. For a full list of Downtown Indiana member restaurants, stores & more please visit us online .
The Finery for Men and Women
679 Philadelphia Street, Indiana, PA 15701
(724) 349-4091 thefineryindiana.com
Stop into The Finery to get mom a free Vera Bradley City Shopper tote in Superbloom with any full priced Vera Bradley purchase of $100 or more! Now through Mother's Day. 
Don't miss out on this Brighton Mother's Day special at The Finery! From now to May 13th get Free earrings with a single same day Brighton purchase of bracelet (or watch) and necklace!(Earring must be of equal or lesser value.
Gatti Pharmacy is all stocked up for Mother's Day!

Find mom something unique in their storefront and enjoy 20% off sales on Michael Design Works items (candles, hand soap, lotions, tea towels, pot holders, bubble bath, etc.) and jewelry. See our selection of Mother's Day cards, as well, to add that perfect sentiment to your gift. More here .

Download Gatti Pharmacy's May Newsletter for gift ideas and more!
Mother's Day Gift Baskets from the Food Co-Op of Indiana!

Shop local and give mom a gift she will love! The Food Co-Op of Indiana has gift baskets all ready made. Stop in and pick one up today!

Each basket includes:
1 fresh herb
1 Blackberry and Sage chapstick
1 pack of organic sunflower seeds
1 bar of soap from Laurel Mountains
3 Hershey chocolate bars
1 handmade mug

Get yours before they're gone!
Everlink Birthstone Necklace starting at $100 in sterling silver. 14k gold is also available.
Luxenberg's Jewelers

Luxenberg's has a complete selection of jewelry and gift items sure to delight your mom on her special day!

Give mom the gift of mobility this Mother's Day with a scooter from  Golden Technologies . Diamond Medical Supply also rents scooters at affordable monthly or weekly rates. Call 724-349-2830 for details. More info here !
Chateau Christine carries top of the line quality women's clothing, handbags, scarfs, jewelry, home decor and gourmet coffees and candy.

In other words, everything that mom would love!

If mom loves shoes, be sure to check out the selection and styles at Michael B Shoes !
William & Mary
Gift Shoppe
Stop by and browse! You will find a wide selection of unique gifts and a mix of merchandise that you won't find anywhere else, and if mom is not nearby - they ship!

Get to know them here !

 Woody Lodge Winery is now open in downtown Indiana !

If mom is not a blueberry fan, don't worry - they have plenty of great wines to choose from!

622 Philadelphia Street
Indiana, PA

732 Philadelphia Street
Indiana, PA 15701

Mon- Thurs 8am - 5pm
Fri 8am - 8pm
Sat 9am - 5pm
Closed Sundays
Leaf Platter & Vases by Francis Defabo
The Hudson bangle makes the perfect accessory for any spring outfit (also available in gold). Mom will love it!
682 Philadelphia Street
Indiana, PA
Holiday Beverages Inc  has you covered for Mother’s Day! They are giving away flowers with any purchase of beer, compliments of Trim Tree Nursery, this Saturday and Sunday.

Treat a mother you know to what she really wants – beer and flowers!
The 700 Shop carries women's apparel too! Stop by and check out their sportswear, outerwear and Vineyard Vines line!

Mom will love it and you can get an early start on Father's Day while you are there!
Does mom like to curl up with a good book? Then a trip to the Book Nook at 711 Philadelphia Street is in is in order! Browse the shelves for a mystery, nonfiction, local authors & more!
Treat Mom to Donatello's!
Make this Mother’s Day Special
Benjamin's Restaurant is open from noon till 5:00 on Mother's Day.
Reservations - 724-465-4446

May13TH -9AM TO 1PM





During National Travel & Tourism Week,  Downtown Indiana  would like to thank the  Indiana County Tourist Bureau  for helping us show off our beautiful downtown & everything they do for all of Indiana County.
Upcoming Downtown Indiana Events!

First Commonwealth Bank Taste & Tour
July 19, 2018

Northern Appalachian Folk Festival (NAFF)
September 8, 2018

S&T Bank Oktoberfest
September 29, 2018 

Wine Walk
November 2, 2018

Lucy Donnelly Holiday Festival & Parade
November 16, 2018

​First Commonwealth Bank It's a Wonderful Life Festival
November 17 - December 16, 2018
 Flower Basket Sponsors
Connie Biss
The Book Nook
Marshall Chriswell
The Coney
Grub's Sports Bar
Indiana Garden Club
InFirst Bank (2)
InFirst Financial
Betsy & Erick Lauber
Lucy Rae Gifts & More
Linda Mitchell &
Richard Stinebiser
Samantha Muir &
Lynn Botelho
Malcolm Polley (2)
Joyce Sharman (2)
Vicki Stelma & Charles Manges
Welcome to Indiana
Evergreen Garden Club
Hilltop Baptist Church
ICW Vocational Services Inc.
Indiana Borough Planning Dept.
Indiana County Chamber of Commerce
Young Professionals Organization
Lucy Rae Gifts & More
S&T Bank
William & Mary Gift Shoppe
For more information about these programs, visit us online .
We are happy to include information from members about special events, sales, services, etc. in the weekly DI DIgest

Please email your information to linda@downtownindiana.org  by Wed. at 9 am
We can also share info on Facebook, Twitter & our website - just ask!

Visit us at www.downtownindiana.org to sign up for your membership!
Nonprofit, businesss & residential memberships available.

Downtown Indiana is bringing back Lovin' Downtown Every Second starting with Friday, June 8. We'll celebrate an Old Fashioned Summer with sales, music, family fun & more. Stay tuned for details!

Downtown businesses click here for info on participating!
The Download
News from Our Members & Partners
InFirst Bank!

InFirst Bank  recently received the PACB 2017 Grow Your Community Award for our our Free Community Shred Days & Food Drive held last year. Thanks to the generosity of InFirst Bank employees, customers & community members, over 1000 lbs of food was was collected & distributed to ICCAP, the Pathway Homeless Shelter, & the Punxsutawney First Church of God Food Bank.
The Artists Hand Presents
SQUADJr. Art Classes

These classes are for younger kids and a caregiver. Classes will be taught by Marissa Sweeny of the IUP Art Department and Art Education Program.

  • Cost | $10 per class per student.
  • Time | 10am to 11:30am.
  • When | 3rd Saturday of Each Month, but we'll be taking August off.
  • May, June, and July will be for infants & toddlers and a caregiver.
  • In September, monthly classes will be geared toward older studentsand will be taught by IUP Art Education Students.

Full class descriptions & info here.
Diamond Pharmacy Services & the Zilner Family
Pittsburgh Business Times
2018 Family Business Award Winner

Read more about the award here.
Harvest Community Church Car Wash

Stop by the  The Meadows Frozen Custard & Yogurt on Saturday, May 12th from 1-4pm and get your car washed for only $5.00! Tips are also welcome!   Harvest's CRAVE youth group is raising money for their youth mission trip to Newark, NJ in June.
YMCA of Indiana County
June 1, 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Twisted Jimmy's

Join the YMCA for this fun filled night of food, drinks and the most amazing basket raffle. Admission is FREE! Raffle tickets are @20 for 20 tickets. Proceeds benefit the Big Hearts Little Hands Mentoring Program.

Family Promise of Indiana County has opened their Furniture Ministry . They also will be distributing free NAOT shoes to those who qualify thanks to a generous donation by Michael B Shoes .
More Events ... Mark Your Calendar!

Your business has the power to feed a child! Join us on May 23rd to help fight weekend hunger and support ICCAP's Power Pack Program. At this event you will enjoy plates inspired by the children you are helping while members of the Indiana community entertain the crowd with their cooking skills.
Line Up for Westsylvania Jazz & Blues Festival Announced

Saturday, May 26
IRMC Park (North 7th Street, downtown Indiana)
10:00 Dad Band
10:30 Horace Mann Elementary Jazz Ensemble
11:00 Punxsutawney High School Jazz Choir
11:30 Westsylvania All-Star High School Jazz Combo
12:15 Nevin Saylor Big Band
1:30 Funky Fly Project
2:45 Jimmy Adler Band
4:15 Shawn Maxwell
5:45 Tubby Daniels Band
7:30 The Commonheart
Indiana County Chamber of Commerce
Thursday, May 31

5:00 PM Reception & Registration, 6 PM Inductee
Recognition Dinner followed by Dessert Reception 
KCAC/Ed Fry Arena
Ticket Price: $75 per person or $725 per table of 10
Photo by Danielle DiAmico, Downtown Indiana Work-Study Student
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