Around the Town
and Happy Birthday to George Wagner!
Quote of the Day
“I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.”
— Vincent Van Gogh
Word of the Day
Anacoluthon — An abrupt change in the middle of a sentence making one part inconsistent with the other.
The Clinton Central Model Railroad Club will hold its annual Spring Train Meet on Saturday, May 1 at the Clinton County Fairgrounds, off Lock Haven Exit 178 of Interstate 80 on Fairground Road, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Open to pets
The PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced that more campsites at state parks will be open to pets beginning in 2022, including Poe Valley in Centre County and R.B. Winter State Park in Union County (camping areas at state parks in Clinton County already are pet friendly). More here: DCNR Providing More State Park Campsites Allowing Pets in 2022.
Hometown Hero Banner Program
Downtown Lock Haven, Inc. is selling Hometown Hero Banners for the 2021-22 streetlight banner program. The banners can honor a veteran, an emergency responder, or, new this banner round, a front-line health care worker. The banners will be unveiled and introduced during a special ceremony in August and will hang on streetlights in Lock Haven for the next two years. New banners cost $200; reprinted banners are $100; and to hang a previously printed banner is $50. (570)748-1576 / lockhaven.org
Shoes for Shore
Shoes for Shore has reopened to serve underprivileged Jersey Shore area children. For safety purposes, families are asked to wait in the hallway until staff invite them in to be served. The service is open from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month.