The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


November 9, 2012

Events | Hollywood sisters


Performance venue

Music is on the menu at the Venue of Merging Arts, 305 Chestnut St. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

The Cash review will perform with the Rising Sun Country Duo from 7 to 10 p.m. Saturday.

Information: 410-2245.

Book bargains

Friends of Cambria County Library’s Inclined To Read Bookstore will feature art books and cookbooks at the library, 248 Main St., downtown Johnstown.

Hardbacks are $1, and paperbacks are 25 cents each or five for $1.

Bookstore hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays and  11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays.

Information: 536-5131.

A book sale will be held Tuesday through Nov. 17 at Windber Public Library, 1909 Graham Ave., Windber.

Hours are noon to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 1 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and       10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 16-17.

Information: 467-4950.

Dining and music

An Apple Harvest Fall Dance will be held Saturday at Bishop Carroll Catholic High School, 728 Ben Franklin Highway, Ebensburg.

Doors will open at 6 p.m., with dinner at 7.

Dinner will be a buffet-style meal prepared by Everyday Gourmet, and will feature roast beef and roast turkey.

Dance music will be provided by Flood City Brass.

There will be 50-50 drawings, door prizes and a basket raffle.

Tickets, which are $25, will be available at the door.

Information: 472-7500,  ext. 101.

Activist lecture

“Dorothy Day: Witness of Poverty” will be presented by Patrick Jordan of Commonwealth Magazine at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the DiSepio Institute, Room 213, St. Francis University, Loretto.

A question-and-answer session will be part of the event, which is free and open to the public.

Mature drama

“The Zoo Story,” a one-act drama, will be presented by Star Productions at St. Francis University at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Nov. 16-17 at the JFK Center on the Loretto campus.

Admission to Culture Vulture Koffee-Klotches at 6 p.m. Nov. 16-17 is $5, and reservations are required.

Admission to the play is free, but a donation is requested.

Information: 472-3930.

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Tackling the area's drug problem.
Controlling folks moving into city housing.
Monitoring folks in treatment centers and halfway houses.
Tougher sentencing by the court system.
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