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Empowering youth to become conservation ambassadors

Teddy Roosevelt once said, “I recognize the right and duty of this generation to develop and use the natural resources of our land; but I do not recognize the right to waste them, or to rob, by wasteful use, the generations that come after us.” In Pennsylvania, high school students are ...

Where I’m From

Good day, kind readers! TODAY’S BOULDER Poetry and writing about what matters most... In the spirit of a recent column, The Book of Your Life, and in celebration of National Poetry Month, I would like to help you write a poem about yourself. I think that you will find that it is ...

Senior Center menus

Bread available daily Monday — Creamy honey mustard chicken, peas and cauliflower, brown rice, apple sauce. Tuesday — Breaded boneless pork chop, ratatouille with whole wheat penne and cheese, banana. Wednesday — Cheeseburger, brussels sprouts, sweet potatoes, pumpkin ...

Finding Support

HEALTH r Covenant Cafe, a social engagement program for people in the early stages of Alzheimer’s — 1-3 p.m. May 1 (first and third Tuesdays of the month), Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven. Information: Fran Decker, 570-748-4302. SCREENINGS r Walmart ...

take steps to recovery

Editor’s note: Groups listed below focus on recovery from addiction, and the meetings are open to the general public, unless otherwise indicated. Al-Anon is for friends and family members of addicts, and Romans 12:2 is for people battling addiction and their families. — — — ...

Church cornerstone laid

EXPRESS ARCHIVES This is the cornerstone laying ceremony for the current Great Island Presbyterian Church building, at 12 W. Water St., Lock Haven. We believe the three men at left are A.D. Patterson, Thomas McCracken, and Rev. Yingling. This photo may have been given to us by a McCloskey. ...

What’s happening in Howard? By Tammy Coakley

UPCOMING EVENTS Howard Area Lions Club Litter Patrol will be cleaning up the local roadways on Saturday, April 21. Lions are to meet at the Howard VFW Club at 8 a.m. to begin clean-up operations. Give a friendly wave to those picking up trash when you see them. Howard Area Lions Bingo ...

St. Luke’s Reformed Church Sunday school

EXPRESS ARCHIVES A Sunday school class at St. Luke’s Reformed Church poses in the 1880s or 1890s. The teacher is Mabel Myers Fogelman, seated at center in a wicker chair. We don’t have all the names, but we do know the girls shown include Erma Harder Barrett, Miss Yufer, Clair Rokenbrode ...

ICELAND Trip benefits Historical Society

Ray McGill, left, owner of Nittany Travel of Lock Haven, presents a check for more than $4,000 to Clinton County Historical Society Board members, from left, Nancy Merinar, Janine Bruno, Ronna Thompson, John Gradel and Kathy Arndt. The funds raised were a result of a recent seven-day trip to ...

LHU geology students use new augmented reality sandbox

LOCK HAVEN— The geology program at Lock Haven University has a powerful new educational tool to help students learn geologic and hydrologic concepts, such as landscape topography, how to read contour lines on a topographic map, and watershed processes. The hands-on augmented reality (AR) ...

Mary Jane Shilling’s 100th birthday recalled

CLINTONDALE — Seventy years ago, Mary Jane Allison Shilling of Clintondale turned 100. The date was June 24, 1948. Mrs. Shilling received flowers, a corsage, a fruit basket, a cake. She was also honored by the Pennsylvania Medical Society, because 1948 was the society’s 100th ...

Hundreds of students to participate in SeAL Challenge at BEA

BELLEFONTE — The 6th Annual Sea, Air and Land Challenge will be held at Bald Eagle Area Junior Senior High School on May 1 from 9 a.m. to 2:40 p.m. at the Bald Eagle Area Junior Senior High School. The event, nicknamed The SeAL Challenge, sponsored by the Office of Naval Research, provides ...

‘Good Kids’ continues at Lock Haven

LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University Mainstage Theatre’s production of “Good Kids” has three more performances: 7:30 p.m. tonight and Friday, and 2 p.m. and 7:30 pm. Saturday, in Sloan Auditorium. The play is set in a Midwestern high school. It explores a casual sexual encounter gone ...

‘A Quiet Place’ is a brilliantly, suspenseful, original piece of cinema

It is so great to see how far Jim Halpert has come! Yes, that’s right — to my wife and I, John Krasinski is, and always will be, Jim Halpert from NBC’s “The Office” (2005-2013) and so, no matter what else we see him in, he is still Jim from one of our all-time favorite TV ...

LHU Dance Consort to perform

The Lock Haven University Dance Consort will perform in Sloan Auditorium at 7 p.m. Friday, April 27, and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, April 28. The dance program features a guest visiting choreographer each semester, and this semester’s is Jayme Klinger Host, former theater professor at LHU. ...

MOVIE LISTINGS starting Friday

­­­ROXY THEATRE East Main St., Lock Haven 570-748-ROXY www.roxymovies.com A QUIET PLACE (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:00 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:00 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs RAMPAGE (PG-13) - 7:00 & 9:15 Fri/ 2:00, 7:00, 9:15 Sat/ 2:00 & 7:00 Sun/ 7:00 Mon-Thurs I FEEL ...

EVENTSPLANNER

TOP CONCERTS FRIDAY r Joe Diffie 7:30 p.m., The State Theatre, 130 W. College Ave., State College, with opening act The Chris Ruble Band. Tickets: 814-272-0606. www.thestatetheatre.org SUNDAY r Newsboys United Tour with special guest Zealand 6 p.m., Penn State’s Bryce Jordan ...

MUSIC SCENE

FRIDAY r Phil Reeder Solo Guitar, 7 p.m., The Edge, 4 N. Henderson St., Lock Haven, 570-858-5656. — — — To have your musical line-up announced at no charge in Music Scene, send us the information through our website: www.lockhaven.com, by fax at 570-748-1544, or by mail to: The ...

LHU to host author Susan Pogorzelski

LOCK HAVEN — Susan Pogorzelski, novelist, editor and an English alumna of Lock Haven University, will give a reading at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26 in LHU’s Parsons Union Building Multipurpose Room. The event is free and open to the public, and will include a book-signing. It is part of the ...

Meet a hometown author Saturday

RENOVO — Local author James Roberts (Robert Grenell) will hold his first public book-signing Saturday at Heritage Park Museum, Erie Avenue. Set for 2 to 4 p.m., the book-signing and meet-and-greet is sponsored by Northern Books. His book, “A Vampire’s Heart,” is set in a castle in ...