Calendar of events


r Anti-gerrymandering press conference, 11 a.m., Clinton County Courthouse.

r LHU Jazz Ensemble with Steve Rudolph Jazz Quartet, 7:30 p.m., Price Auditorium.


r Santa in his hut at Triangle Park, 5-8 p.m.

r Opening reception and holiday party for Clinton County Arts Council members’ art exhibit and sale, 6-9 p.m., The Station Gallery, 2 E. Bald Eagle St., Lock Haven; free. Information: 570-748-0949 or


r Victorian Christmas Bake, Book, and Vendor Sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Centre County Library, Bellefonte.

r Clinton Central Model Railroad Club open house, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., former train station, 15 Logan Ave., Castanea; free; light lunch items available. Information:

r Santa in his hut at Triangle Park, 12 noon-4 p.m.

r Free community turkey dinner, 12 noon-2 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, Bellefonte. Call the church office at 814-355-4202 with questions.

r Christmas Walk through scenes from favorite Christmas stories, 2-4 p.m., Wayne Township Nature Park, sponsored by township recreation committee. Santa and his elves will visit. (Rain date: Dec. 16.)

r Picnic-style dinner to benefit Myocarditis Foundation, 2-5 p.m., Sugar Valley Rural Charter School, 236 E. Main St., Loganton, with auctions and 50/50 drawings; Rachel Lehman’s senior project in memory of 2-year-old Cathrynne Elisabeth Wagner.

r Community Christmas Coffeehouse with music, skits, Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest, 7-9 p.m., Porter Township Community Building, sponsored by Clintondale and Mackeyville United Methodist churches. Bring nonperishable food items for area food banks. Interested performers asked to contact Pastor Dan Christopher at 814-441-9960 or

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