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November 8, 2013

There's plenty to see and do this weekend

Man in Black

“Ring of Fire: The Music of Johnny Cash” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center, Richland Township.

The musical revue is produced by Troupe America Inc., and Cash is not impersonated during the show.

Tickets are $35 and $39.

Information: 269-7200 or

Holiday showcase

The 43rd annual Holly Bazaar will showcase holiday crafts Saturday through Dec. 24 at Community Arts Center of Cambria County, 1217 Menoher Blvd., Westmont.

The 11th annual Basket Bonanza will feature 90 baskets, with tickets available for $5.

The annual book sale will include new and used books.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays.

Admission is free.

Information: 255-6515.

Taste of mystery

“Death by Dessert” will be served at 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Bishop McCort Catholic High School’s Bach Center gymnasium, Osborne Street in the 8th Ward section of Johnstown.

Audience members will be served a spaghetti dinner with dessert as customers in the restaurant in the play, and each table must cast a vote for whodunnit.

In addition to acting in the murder mystery, students will prepare and serve the dinner and perform dinner music.

Tickets are $20, and seating is limited.

Information: 536-8991.

Gymnasts meet

The fifth annual Pumpkin Patch Blast gymnastics competition will be held from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. today through Sunday at TNT Gymnastics at Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center, 445 Schoolhouse Road, Richland Township.

The event is hosted by TNT Rocket Boosters, and will feature individual and team gymnasts from five states.

Proceeds will allow TNT Gymnastics to purchase uniforms and equipment.

Admission is $7 for adults and $3 for children, with a weekend pass available for $12.

Information: 269-4101 or

Honoring veterans

The 17th annual Veterans Day Parade will begin at 4 p.m. Monday at Main and Union streets in downtown Johnstown and proceed up Main Street to Clinton Street, where it will disband.

The parade is organized by the Conemaugh Valley Veterans and will feature military vehicles, veterans organizations, marching bands and Scout troops.

A program will be held in Central Park after the parade.

Veterans of the Korean War will be honored because this year marks the 60th anniversary of the armistice that ended fighting in the Korean War.

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