Around the Town
and Happy Anniversary to Ken and Gloria Fisher of Wooldland Heights, 52 years on Aug. 3.
to John MacMillen… Buddy Barzona … Parker Thompson, 8, of Blanchard (belated, Aug. 3) from his grandparents and great gram Vera!
Quote of the Day
“It is never too late to be what you might have been.”
— George Eliot
Word of the Day
Target — a person, object, or place selected as the aim of an attack.
Lock Haven Catholic School is hosting a Cash Bash on Friday, Aug. 7 from 7 to 10 p.m. at Haywoods on the Green in Mill Hall. The event will be held outside in the pavilions. Tickets are $25 each and include beer, wine, appetizers, and cash door prizes. There will also be games to play, a basket raffle, and 50/50 drawing. Tickets can be purchased on the school website, www.lhcs.org. Please contact Brooke Fravel with any questions at 570-748-7252.
FaithCentre Thrift store will be holding their annual “Back to School” giveaway, starting Aug. 17 at the at 110 W. High St., Bellefonte. This year they would like to give each school-aged student a new pair of sneakers. They are asking the community to partner with them in donating sneakers. In addition they are asking for donations of school clothes. Items can be dropped off at the FaithCentre Thrift Store. Please mark bags or boxes “Back to School Program” or “School Clothes.” Store hours are: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Donations should be given soon as possible.
Horses of Hope Inc. will be holding an online Bingo party on Saturday, Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. There will be 10 regular games with a payout of $300 each and one payout jackpot of $1,000. Bingo packets cost $50 and rippy ticket packets are $20 each. To purchase packets contact Laurie at 570-295-2904 or Carla at 570-660-8308.