Laurel Highlands Toastmasters Club October Leadership Meeting will be held at the Connellsville Community Center, Room 104, 201 E. Fairview Ave., Connellsville at 6 p.m. Oct. 25.
The organization meets the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at 6 p.m.
For more information or to get the link to participate virtually, contact club president, Ryan Jacobs at 412-901-0510 or email rjac[email protected] or check the club Facebook page or website.
Yoga is back at the Connellsville Carnegie Library. A new class begins Oct. 27 at 10:15 a.m.
Yoga is for everybody. If you can breathe, you can do Yoga. This class is perfect for the beginner.
You may feel uncomfortable entering a class with experienced students, but nothing to fear with this class.
The Yoga class begins with breath awareness, which calms the body and mind. Learn mindfulness techniques to quiet the monkey mind and foster better sleep. Discover stress-reduction techniques to lead a life of ease and not dis-ease.
Please email or call instructor, Cathy Kumor for additional information. Class fee is $12 per class. [email protected] or call 724-626-1114 for more information.
Millertown Community Church, 224 Millertown Road, Normalville will conduct a trunk-or-treat 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 29.
Mt. Macrina Manor will sponsor a trunk-or-treat 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 29. There will be a trunk or treat trail, food tucks, local vendors, picture props, inflatable slide, carnival games, 50-50 and basket raffle.
Breakfast will be served 8 to 10:30 a.m. Oct. 29 at Breakneck Church of God Fellowship Hall, Breakneck Road, Connellsville. Two meals will be available.
Meal 1 includes two eggs any way, two pancakes, homemade home fries with and without onions and green peppers, choice of two sausage links or two strips of bacon and toast.
Meal 2 includes homemade sausage gravy over biscuits and home fries.
Both meals will be served with choice of coffee or orange drinks.
Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for kids 10 and younger. Takeouts are available. Call 724-626-0993.
Springfield Township supervisors set trick-or-treat for 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 31. The Halloween parade will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 29.
The free monthly community lunch will be served at Central Fellowship Church, 316 N. Arch St., Connellsville, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 29. One lunch per person and no deliveries. Eat in opens at 11 and takeout begins at noon.
Visitation Church is sponsoring a homemade cavatelli and meatballs or spaghetti and meatballs dinner Saturday 4 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29 at the Visitation Community Center.
Menu consists of homemade cavatelli or spaghetti, (or half of each pasta) meatballs, salad, bread, dessert and beverages. Cost is $15 for adults and $7.50 for children 12 and younger. Toddlers 3 and younger eat for free.
Tickets can be purchased at the door and takeout will be available.
Rascal’s Family Fall Fest will be held 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 29 t the Fayette County Recycling Center, 105 Romeo Lane, Uniontown. T
There will be face painting, pumpkin decorating, train rides, and games.
Conn-Area Catholic School will hold a Monster Mash Bash featuring the Jason Kendall Productions on Oct. 29 at New Haven Hose Company Social Hall.
Doors open at 6 p.m. and entertainment starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $20. It is a 21-years-old and over event.
Featured will be raffles, 50-50, cash bar, and food sold a la carte.
Tickets can be purchased in the school office at 613 E. Crawford Ave., Connellsville. For information, call 724-628-5090.
Vanderbilt trick-or-treat will be held 1 to 2 p.m. Oct. 29.
Laurelville Women’s Outdoor Adventure Club will sponsor a hike Oct. 30 at Kimberly Run Trail in Somerset. Meet at Laurelville at 12:30 p.m. and then the group will carpool/caravan to Kimberly Run Trail in Somerset. Parking there is limited. If meeting there, meet at 1:15pm. Group will hike one or both loops. Bring water, snacks, walking sticks, and wear appropriate shoes/layers. There is $10 donation.
Trick-or-treat in Connellsville
Trick or treat is scheduled 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 In Connellsville, Connellsville Township and South Connellsville.
Trick-or-treat in Dunbar Township is scheduled 4 to 6 P.M. Oct. 30. The Dickerson Run area will have trick or treat 1 to 2 p.m. Oct. 29, the same time as Vanderbilt.
An all-the-cakes-you-can-eat pancakes and buckwheat cakes and sausage breakfast will be held 7 to 11:30 a.m. Oct. 30 at St. Rita Bucci Hall, Connellsville.
Cost is $7 for adults and $2 for those 12 years and younger. It is sponsored by the St. Rita’s Holy Name Society.
Upper Tyrone Township has set trick-or-treat 2 to 4 p.m. Oct. 30.
The 40th Annual Carpatho-Rusyn Celebration will be held Oct. 30 at St. John the Baptist Church in Uniontown, located at 201 E. Main St.
The annual ethnic festival in the Parish Social Hall from noon to 5 p.m. Divine Liturgy for the day will be 10:30 a.m. with some parts in Church Slavonic. There will be ethnic foods such as holubki, pirohi, halushki, kolbasi and sauerkraut, soup, pagach, baked goods (long rolls, a variety of pastries, cakes, kolachi, breads, and much more). This annual event will feature performances of Rusyn Folk music by “Rusynsky Betjare” starting at 12:30 p.m. and continuing throughout the afternoon. There will be a speaker and/or video presentations on Rusyn cultural aspects such as customs and traditions. The day will include a display of artifacts, authentic costumes, models of Rusyn wooden churches, photographs, and documents. There will be folk art demonstrations such as pysanky, embroidery, iconography, bobbin lace making, as well as a church tour, and children’s activities. Crafts, embroidered Easter basket covers, parish cookbook ”Carpathian Cookery” will be for sale, raffles, and more. Subject to change. Father Vasyl Symyon is pastor. Handicapped accessible. Admission is free. For information call 724-438-1382 Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Truck-or-treat planned in Scottdale
Frank Kapr Funeral Home Inc.will host a trunk or treat 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 31 at 417 Pittsburg St., Scottdale. Vehicles that would like to participate should call to register a spot at 724-887-6110.
Scottdale plans Halloween parade
Scottdale Parks Commission will host a Halloween parade at 6 p.m. Oct. 31. Lineup begins 5 p.m. at Southmoreland Elementary/Middle School parking lot. Trick or treat will be held immediately following the parade until 8 p.m.
Santa’s Emergency Christmas Drive, sponsored by Harmon House Care Center and Mt. Pleasant Medic 10, will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, Nov. 4, 11, 18 and 25, and Saturdays, Nov. 12 and 26 at Harmon House, 601 S. Church St., Mt. Pleasant. Help stuff an ambulance with unopened toys for local underprivileged children. Santa will be available for free visits and photos on Nov. 25.
A chicken and biscuit dinner is scheduled noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 5 at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 126 E. Fairvew Ave., Connellsville. It is eat in or take out. Call 724-628-7920 for details. On the menu is chicken and biscuit, mashed potatoes, green beans, applesauce and dessert. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for those 12 and younger. Proceeds benefit the back-to-school clothing drive.
New Haven Hose Fire Department will be selling hoagies Nov. 5.
Temptations coming to Connellsville
The Temptations will be guest performers at the Nov. 5 Warriors Rock concert, being held at the Connellsville Area High School auditorium to benefit the CAHS Patriots.
Tickets are on sale by contacting Linda Shearer at 724-322-1494 or by emailing [email protected].
The Sons and Daughters of Italy Ladies Lodge No. 1686 of Connellsville memorial Mass will be 4 p.m. Nov. 5 at St. Rita Church.
Connellsville Church of God, 126 Breakneck Ave., Connellsville, will hold a holiday bazaar 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 5. Vendors are wanted.
Call Jane Ottenberg at 724-887-9735 to reserve a table.
The Connellsville Area High School Class of 1977 will hold its 45-year reunion Nov. 5 at Pleasant Valley Golf Club. For information, call Karen Sherrick Pastorius at 724-277-4935.
Election Day dinners available
Election Day dinners will be available Nov. 8 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. At the Payne AME Church, 812 W. Crawford Ave., Connellsville. Cost is $15 per dinner. The menu comprises turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, green beans, cranberry sauce, roll and butter and dessert.
Preorders are recommended by calling 724-626-8336. Leave name, number of dinners and pickup time. Preorder deadline is Nov. 5. To order on Nov. 8, call 724-628-6193.
Reserved parking will be available along West Crawford Avenue in front of the church. Runners will bring orders and collect money. Turn right onto Henderson Lane where orders will be delivered.
World Christian Outreach Ministries, 109 East End Road, Connellsville, will host a soup and sandwich sale noon to 6 p.m. Nov. 5. Cost is $12 for adults and $5 for children 10 and younger. Price includes a variety of soup, one sandwich, and a beverage.
All proceeds benefit Operation Christmas Child.
Nov. 6: 4 p.m., calendar party and silent auction. Meal provided and items to bid on. Tickets are $10. To get tickets, call Sherry at 724-562-2950 or Bev at 724-372-1456. No tickets sold at the door.
Nov. 12: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., soup sale. Variety of homemade soups. Cost is $8 per quart or $6 a pint for take out. Eat in for a donation.
The next date for Indian Head Church of God free soup drive through distribution will be11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 9. The church is located at 691 Indian Creek Valley Road, Indian Head.
The local Christian Women’s Club will hold its November luncheon at noon Nov. 9 at Mallard’s Landing, Duck Hollow Golf Club, 374 Duck Hollow Road, Uniontown.
The cost is $22 inclusive.
Colleen Fulkerson from the Epilepsy Association is featured guest. Vocalist is Gay Sismondo from McClellandtown and speaker is Lisa Haley from West Salem, Ohio.
Reservations are necessary and must be honored. Please call Janice at 724-437-6205.