The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


April 5, 2013

Events | Benefit face-off


“Beauty and the Beast” will be presented at 7 p.m. Thursday and April 12-13 and 2 p.m.

April 14 at Penn Cambria High School, 401 Linden Ave., Cresson.

Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students and children.

“You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” will be presented at

7:30 p.m. Thursday through April 13 at Johnstown Christian School, 125 Christian School Road, Hollsopple.

Tickets are $7.

“Guys and Dolls” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Thursday through April 13 at North Star High School, 400 Ohio St., Boswell.

Tickets are $6 in advance and $7 at the door.

Information: 629-6651.

In shape

Daytime fitness programming is shaping up at Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center, 411 Third Ave. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

Pilates classes will be held at noon Mondays.

A four-week session of belly-dancing classes will be held Wednesdays beginning the first Wednesday of each month.

Circuit-training classes, which will be held at 11 a.m. Mondays, will mix low-impact cardio with strength training, ab work and stretching.

Yoga classes will be held at 5:45 p.m. Mondays through May 20.

The cost for the four-week belly-dancing session is $25, and drop-ins for all other classes are $8 per class.

Registration: 536-5399.

Worthy causes

The sixth annual Black Bear Sprint to Success 5K Run/Walk sponsored by Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Foundation will be held Saturday at the college’s Richland Township campus.

Registration opens at 8 a.m. at the visitors entrance, with the race beginning at 9.

Awards will be given to the top three female and male finishers in their respective age categories as well as the top three male and female overall finishers.  

Proceeds will benefit the college foundation and student scholarships.

Registration: 262-6499 or

St. Ann’s Guild will hold a Penny Cake Social from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Holy Trinity Byzantine Catholic Church hall, 217 Fourth St., Conemaugh.

Doors will open at 1 p.m.  

Information: 242-2083.

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