Around the Town
and Happy Birthday to Marianne Norton of Lock Haven.
Word of the Day
Zander — A variety of European perch
Quote of the Day
“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.”
— Dale Carnegie
Next week is Lock Haven University’s Homecoming and there will be a lot of activities going on in the community.
For the first time this year, the university and Central Mountain High School are partnering to present a large street parade downtown.
Check out Thursday’s Express for all the details.
Walk to Fight Suicide
The Clinton County community Walk to Fight Suicide will be held on Sunday, Sept. 22, at Riverview Park.
Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with the walk starting at 1 p.m. There will be 16 teams.
Besides the walk there will be a balloon release and a raffle.
Free school shoes
The Shoe Bank will give free, new shoes Saturday, Sept. 21 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. to eligible kids and youth. The Shoe Bank is inside Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven. Kids must be accompanied by an adult and have their Medical Access card, CHIP card or similar type of insurance card, or a referral from an agency. For more information, contact Diahann at 814-571-5324 or email@example.com.
Fall Festival at First Church of Christ
First Church of Christ, 330 N. Vesper St., Lock Haven will be hosting a fall festival on Saturday, Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is free and will include food, games, prizes, a bounce house, a bike give away and Kid Notes Performance at noon. Everyone is invited to attend.