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and Happy Birthday to Tony Warner, of Beech Creek.

Happy Birthday

to Lorelei Eisenhower, of West Chester, Cassie Rockey and Kennedy Kopp.

Quote of the Day

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.”

— Anais Nin

Word of the Day

Catastrophe — A momentous tragic event ranging from extreme misfortune to utter overthrow or ruin.

Fill the Bus Festival

Lock Haven Branch YMCA will be holding a Fill the Bus Festival on Saturday, Aug. 15 at the Lock Haven City Beach and Vesper Street. This is a community event to “Fill Our Bus” with donations for the YMCA’s School Backpack Program and raise money for their LiveSTRONG at the YMCA Program. There will be a 5k/10k/1 mile fun run, cornhole tournament, Bingo, games, vendors and more!

Join local group to Barcelona, French & Italian Rivieras

Do you look forward to traveling safely in the future? Consider a local group trip to Barcelona, Southern France, and the Italian Riviera, Florence and Rome scheduled for Sept., 2021. Learn more by contacting Joanne Heimer at 570-753-3699 or jheimer@comcast.net.

‘Back to School’ giveaway

FaithCentre, 110 W. High St., Bellefonte, is planning their Annual “Back to School” giveaway, starting, Monday, Aug. 17. Students from ages 5-18 will receive three outfits and a new pair of sneakers. Parents/students must sign up for an apppointment to receive the items at the FaithCentre Thrift Store. In addition, adults must accompany their children during their appointment. Appointments will be Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Their goal is to provide school outfits to as many children as possible.

Gamblers Anonymous

Bellefonte Gamblers Anonymous will begin meeting again on Sundays at 6:30 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church’s pavilion, 216 N. McAllister St., Bellefonte.


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