1 Honky Tonk Community Playhouse opens theater season with Vacation. Page 2 The Derrick./The News-Herald Feb. 8-14, 2019
2 2 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, 2019 Ready for a Vacation? Community Playhouse sets annual Honky Tonk Community Playhouse will provide a olution for those suffering from cabin ever with its annual Honky Tonk show, hich is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Friday nd Saturday, Feb , at the Oil City oose Lodge along Halyday Run Road. The show, Vacation, is the troupe s irst show of the 2019 theater season. Vacation is packed with lively musial numbers interspersed between diaogue that tells the story of five members f the Grisold family trying to choose the ocation for a perfect family vacation. With a cast of 30 members, Vacation s destined to be one of the largest prouctions in Honky Tonk history. Judy Millar and Donna Tarleton, a ister duo, are authors and directors of he show. The two also perform in the how, playing persistent travel agents ho help the Griswold family make their acation plans. Members of the Community Playhouse oard of directors fill the various roles of roducer. The cast also includes Joe Gerzina, ho plays the Griswold father; Pam atkins, who plays the Griswold mothr; and Raquel Myers and Hannah lowman, who are the Griswold chilren. Dan Kayler plays the uncle and ike Eichholtz will portray Captain blivious. About the show: The Griswolds explore a variety of acation sites via the travel agents comuterized options and larger-than-life oncreen scenery which can be viewed by he audience. The choices are tantalizing: enticing ictures of lofty mountains, wilderness ampsites, thrilling theme parks, luxurius casinos and sunny, sandy beaches eckon the family to Badda Book Badda oom with them. There is just one glitch getting the ive Grisold family members to all agree n one vacation site. The sudden appearance of a born-to-bewild woman (played by Jennifer Wellington) adds a surprise twist to the plot. Accompanying each vacation option photo, the cast will entertain the audience with dazzling dance routines and popular, familiar musical selections that tie in with each vacation location. Holiday Road, Rocky Mountain High, Hello MuddahHello Faddah, It s A Small World, Luck Be a Lady, Thriller, Surfin USA, Born to be Wild, and Time of My Life are just a few examples of the many songs that will entertain Vacation audiences. Comedy-laced riddles will add a huge dose of laughter to this already fun show. In some scenes, the audience will be invited to participate and sing along with the cast. Additional cast members of Vacation include Jim Ahrens, Tracy Brown, Mary Jane Bussard, Gary Dittman, Joyce Dittman, Deb Hardy, Dave Heath, Jeannine Guth, Trina Hess, Jenny Jack, Kathy Kahle, Doug Kennedy, Deb Letke, Nathaniel Licht, James McDonald, James McGinnis, Will Price, Noelle Razeman, Tammy Schwab, Jeff Shotts, Jeff Smith and Joe Thompson. Tickets for the show, to be held Feb , will cost $12. Those who wish to have dinner before the show will pay $22. The dinner will be served from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m. Advance reservations are needed for those who opt for the meal. Reservations may be made by calling Those who call should leave their name, telephone number, which night they wish to see the show, the number of tickets that are needed and whether those tickets include the meal. Someone will return calls to confirm the reservations. Dinner reservations must be made by Monday, Feb. 11. The Moose lodge is located at 541 Halyday Run Road, Oil City. Practicing a scene titled When You re Hot, You re Hot for Community Playhouse s Honky Tonk show Vacation are Dave Heath, Pam Watkins, Jeff Shotts and Joe Gerzina. A travel agent played by Jennifer Wellington tries to convince members of the Griswold family to choose a vacation spot in this scene from Community Playhouse s production of Vacation. Cast as the Griswold family are Joe Gerzina (father), Raquel Myers (daughter) and Pam Watkins (mother). Joyce Dittman, Jenn Jack and Mary Ann Bussard practice a tap routine to Surfin USA with other cast members from Community Playhouse s Honky Tonk show, Vacation.
3 Hopefuls perform in talent show Performers ranging from dancers to musicians to magicians will compete for over $1,000 in cash and prizes in the Celebration of Talent competition at the Barrow-Civic Theatre on Saturday. The event will be presented by the Barrow-Civic Theatre and Franklin Rotary Club. Audience votes will decide which of the 12 contestants, shown below, will win the prizes. The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, 2019 The Intent performs at Karma Coffee 3 Ashlynne and Kellisa Trista Armstrong Ashleigh Bennett Ian Best Chris Brunsgaard Tim Craver The Grand Ole Radio Lauren Hale Will Ion Nathaniel Lerch Darien Wenner Amy Wimer Feeling the cold? Check out our HOT sale! We stock indoor and outdoor propane and natural gas heaters for every budget! Route 8 between Oil City and Franklin The Intent is the featured band for the weekly Karma Concert Series. The band will play from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Karma Coffee, 237 Seneca St., Oil City. The Intent plays rock n roll dance music of the 1970s, 80s, 90s and today. The group has performed at festivals, family campgrounds, weddings, bars and restaurants, coffee houses, wineries and private parties. There is a $5 admission fee for the Karma concert. Proceeds will be used to help in the restoration project at Oil City s Lyric Theatre. FRANKLIN RETAIL & BUSINESS ASSOCIATION Presents Their Winter IN-STORE SIDEWALK SALES SIDEWALK SALES Winter Clearance Franklin on Ice Weekend Friday & Saturday, Feb. 9 & 10 Look for signs in the windows of participating merchants. Kool Savings of 50% OFF AND MORE!! Saturday Events: Chili Cook-Off Ice Sculptures in the Park Celebration of Talent 7:30 at the Barrow Theatre, tickets available at the Barrow Theatre Rock Bottom Prices
4 4 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, 2019 Winter Concert Series Cult Classics, featuring McKenzie Lee Sprague of Erie, will perform from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. today in the Great Room at the National Transit Building. The performance is part of the Oil City Arts Council s winter concert series. Sprague has performed at the Oil Region Indie Fest in the past. Tickets are $10 at the door for general admission or $8 for arts council members. Nature Art Showcase Wildlife, landscapes, outdoor recreational activities, wild flowers and many other 2-D and 3-D images from the great outdoors will be among the original artwork featured in the fourth annual Nature Art Showcase and Sale to be held today and Saturday in Franklin. There is no fee to attend the event, which will be held in the lobby of the Barrow-Civic Theatre. A free public reception will kick off the art exhibit from 5 to 7 p.m. today. The exhibit will continue from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Celebration of Talent The Barrow-Civic Theatre and Franklin Rotary Club will hold a Celebration of Talent where local people will showcase their talents and compete for cash prizes. The competition will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Franklin theater. Individual and group acts with performers of any age of any talent may audition for the competition. All manner of performance are acceptable, including singing, dancing, playing an instrument, martial arts, magic or anything else. First and second place winners will receive $500 and $300, respectively. Other prizes include gift certificates from Franklin Retail & Business Association. For more information, people may visit the Barrow-Civic Theatre at 1223 Liberty St. in Franklin, call , or visit barrowtheatre.com. Franklin on Ice The annual Franklin on Ice event in Franklin will open at 5 p.m. today with a Nature Art Showcase reception in the lobby of the Barrow-Civic Theatre. This will be followed by the Snowflake Ball at 7 p.m. at DeBence Antique Music World. Tickets for the Snowflake Ball are available by calling At 7:30 p.m.,the Rick Magee/ Roadhouse Rockers will be featured at R** Bandana Winery, located at 1276 Liberty St. The annual festival will continue Saturday with events scheduled from 10 a.m. to midnight. This will include a children s cookie and cupcake decorating event, ice carving, a scavenger hunt, the Nature Art Showcase, tours of DeBence Antique Music World (at $5 per person), a chili cook-off, children s winter crafts, a magic show, a speed carving competition, the Celebration of Talent competition and more. See more of Here s What s Happening on Page 5 PNA CLUB 410 Seneca St., Oil City TAKE ONE PRODUCTIONS KARAOKE TONIGHT Friday, Feb. 8th 7pm - Close Every Friday 5-7 Fish Dinner Icelandic Haddock Dazzle Your Sweetheart Adults Over 21 Please! for Valentine s Day this year at Wanango Country Club Thursday, February 14 Dinner Served 6:30-8:30pm Live Music 8-10pm $45 per person + tax e Open to th gratuity appreciated Public Reservations Required option 3 or PM in the Dion Auditorium at St. Patrick School Proceeds benefit St. Patrick School. Tickets are $20/person, includes food & 2 drinks. Cash bar available for additional beverages. Tickets on sale now at spsirish.org/celebrate or the school ofﬁce at 952 Buffalo Street, Franklin.
5 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, (Continued from Page 4) Snowflake Ball DeBence Antique Music World will old its third annual Snowflake Ball rom 7 to 10 p.m. today. Entertainment for the fundraising vent will be provided by the Bugle Boy wing Band of Cory. The band, which plays musi from the 940s to the current period, consists of ale Zimmerman playing the trumpet nd the flugelhorn, Allen Zurcher playng the saxophone, Carl Olson playing he piano, and Bill Beggs as the vocalist, rummer and leader of the band. Tickets for the BYOB event may be urchased by calling A limited umber of tickets will be available at the oor. Cost is $35 for a couple, $20 for ndividuals, and $15 for students. Valentine s dance Youth Alternatives annual Valentine s ay Dance will be held Saturday at the il City VFW Post 464. The doors will pen at 7 p.m. Music by Chuck Justice & he Junkyard Lawyers will start at 8.m. Tickets cost $10 and they are available t Youth Alternatives locations in ranklin and Oil City, the Oil City VFW nd the Venango Chamber of ommerce. People must be 21 or older to attend. The event benefits Youth Alternatives hildren s camping program. More information is available by callng St. Patrick fundraiser A fundraiser for St. Patrick School ill be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at ella Cucina in Franklin. The Shop Your Girlfriend s Closet vent allows women to purchase gently used or new items that have been donated for the fundraiser. Items will include dresses, pants, shirts, shoes, jewelry, purses, scarves and more. Cost of admission is $40, which includes a shopping bag. For more information, people may call , or (814) Karma Concert series Karma Coffee is holding a series of concerts to benefit the restoration work of the Lyric Theatre. The Intent will be performing from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday. There is a $5 admission fee at the door for the BYOB event. Karma Coffee is located at 237 Seneca St. in Oil City. Here are the other bands that are set to perform in the coming weeks: Hometown Union Feb. 21 Michele McElhinny & Jeff Powell Feb. 28 The Dynamic Duo March 7 Mr. Lucky March 14 Bryan Schwab & the Static Gypsies March 21 Susi Beach & Friends Susi Beach & Friends March 28 Honky Tonk: Vacation Community Playhouse will perform its annual Honky Tonk show, Vacation, at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Feb , at the Oil City Moose Lodge along Halyday Run Road. The show is the troupe s first show of the 2019 theater season; tickets are $12. Those who wish to have dinner before the show will pay $22. The dinner will be served from 6:15 to 6:45 p.m. Advance reservations are needed for those who opt for the meal. Reservations may be made by calling (Continued on Page 9) Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire Department Presents The original Come Doo Wop The Night Away! Feb. 16, :30-10:00pm BYOB $20/Ticket Available at the door or or
6 6 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, 2019 Today, Feb. 8 Annual Coyote Hunt 12:01.m., hunt will continue until noon, eb. 10; registration open from Jan. to Feb. 7 at Sportsmen Outfitters, 26 E. State St. Knox; registration ee is $10; held by Clarion County od & Gun Club Knox; winners nnounced 2 p.m. Feb. 10. Concert 7:30 p.m., National ransit Building; musical performance y Cult Classics; $8 for Oil City Arts ouncil members, $10 for non-memers. Franklin On Ice 5 to 10:30.m., downtown Franklin. Nature Art Showcase and Sale p.m., opens with reception for paricipating artists; Barrow-Civic heatre, Franklin; sponsored by ouncil on Greenways and Trails nd Penn Soil Resource Conservation Development Council; features artork of local artists; no admission ee. Science Fair 7 to 8 p.m., hristian Life Academy, Seneca. Snowflake Ball 7 to 10 p.m., ebence Antique Music World, 1261 iberty St., Franklin; BYOB; music by ugle Boy Swing Band; tickets, $35 er couple, $20 for individuals, $15 or students; Winter Soup-To-Go Sale 9.m. until sold out, Congress Hill hurch of God, Franklin; chicken oodle, ham and bean, vegetable eef, stuffed pepper; $7 per quart, 3.50 per pint; takeouts only. Pd. dv. Saturday, Feb. 9 Braised Steak Dinner 4 to 6.m., Grace United Methodist Church, 50 Front St., Rocky Grove; priced by onations; takeouts available; benefits nnual mission trip. Pd.Adv. Celebration of Talent talent/ ariety show, 7:30 p.m., Barrow-Civic heatre, 1223 Liberty St., Franklin. Craft, Vendor Show 9 a.m. to p.m., Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire epartment hall, 29 Shuffstall St., ranklin; 11th annual Ladies Day Out vent; various crafts, Chinese auction, kitchen open; free admission and parking; sponsored by Rocky Grove VFD Auxiliary; PdAdv. Franklin On Ice 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fountain Park, Franklin. Movie 7 p.m., Robert W. Rhoades Auditorium, Clarion University-Venango College, 1801 W. First St., Oil City; The Hate U Give ; free admission. Nature Art Showcase and Sale 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, Franklin; sponsored by Council on Greenways and Trails and Penn Soil Resource Conservation & Development Council; features artwork of local artists; no admission fee. Soup Supper 4 to 6:30 p.m., Worden Chapel United Methodist Church, 967 Keely Road, Franklin; cheeseburger and chicken noodle soup; also includes salad, rolls, assorted dessert, and drinks; $6; benefits Relay for Life. Pd.Adv. Spaghetti Dinner 4 to 7 p.m., Wesley Grange, 601 Old Route 8; approximately 15 miles south of Franklin and 2 miles north of I-80 from Barkeyville; spaghetti and meat sauce, salad, cookie and drink; tickets in advance by calling (724) , or at the door. Pd.Adv. Sweetheart Dinner 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., fellowship hall, Church of God, 479 Turkey Hill Road, Turkey City; chicken alfredo or spaghetti and salad bar sponsored by church s youth group; cost by donation; parties greater than six should make reservations at (814) Valentine s Dance 8 p.m., Oil City VFW Post 464; doors open at 7 p.m.; music by Chuck Justice & the Junkyard Lawyers; tickets, $10, available at Youth Alternatives, Oil City VFW and Venango Chamber of Commerce; must be 21 to attend; benefits Youth Alternative s camping program; Valentine s Event 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Clarion Tractor Supply; sponsored by Tri-County Animal Rescue Center; basket raffle, bake sale; prizes donated by Brookville jewelry store; raffle tickets $1. Sunday, Feb. 10 Chicken and Biscuit Dinner 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Seneca Fire Dept.; takeouts and drive through available. Pd.Adv. Turkey and Stuffing Dinner 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Utica fire hall; all you can eat; menu includes turkey and stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy or sweet potatoes, cole slaw, vegetable, dinner rolls, beverages and dessert; $10 adults, $9 senior citizens, $4.50 ages 5 to 12, ages 4 and under free; takeouts available. Pd.Adv. Fundraiser Shop Your Girlfriend s Closet; fundraiser for St. Patrick School, Franklin; 2-5 p.m., Bella Cucina, Franklin; admission, $40; , or (814) Monday, Feb. 11 Line Dancing 7 to 9 p.m., Towers Hall at Fox Street Church of God, 229 Fox St., Franklin; beginners lessons; open to all ages; cost is by donation.; Tuesday, Feb. 12 Bus trip Presque Isle Casino; $30 coin pkg.; $29 cost; 50+ drawings; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd.Adv. Wednesday, Feb. 13 Card Party 1 p.m., Venango County Historical Society, Egbert- Mullens-Koos House, 307 S. Park St., Franklin; desserts and refreshments; $10 per person; reservations are required, Thursday, Feb. 14 Bingo Rocky Grove fire hall; sponsored by ladies auxiliary; doors open at 5 p.m.; games begin at 7 p.m.; lower prices, new format, cash prizes; bingo caller is Mark Anderson; ladies in charge are Evelyn Karns and Susan Titus. Pd.Adv. Bunko 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m, Franklin Public Library, th St., Franklin; $15 per player, includes games, lunch and prizes; Concert 7 to 9 p.m., Karma Coffee Co., 237 Seneca St., Oil City; featuring The Intent; proceeds partially benefit Lyric Theatre building project; $5 door fee. Upcoming Feb. 15 Honky Tonk Vacation, presented by Community Playhouse; 7:30 p.m., Moose lodge, Halyday Run Road, Oil City; cost, $12; meal served 6:15 to 6:45 p.m.; cost for dinner and show, $22; reservations due by Feb. 11; Show And So They Had None theater production; 6 p.m., Edenburg Presbyterian Church, Knox; tickets, $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) Show The Little Mermaid theater production, presented by FCOA Youth Theatre; 2 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, 1223 Liberty St, Franklin; tickets $12-14; Feb. 16 Concert 7:30 to 10 p.m.; The Original Moonlighters band; Rocky Grove Volunteer Fire Department hall; BYOB; tickets available at the door; for tickets in advance, call or Pd. Adv. Honky Tonk Vacation, presented by Community Playhouse; 7:30 p.m., Moose lodge, Oil City; $12; meal served 6:15 to 6:45 p.m.; dinner and show, $22; Show And So They Had None theater production; 6 p.m., Edenburg Presbyterian Church, Knox; tickets, $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) (Continued on Page 7)
7 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, (continued from Page 6) $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) Snowman in the Forest Day at the new River Shelter at Cook Forest State Park, located one mile up-river from the park office; chili cook-off at 11:30 a.m., carriage rides, sledding, snowman building and ice skating from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; snowshoe interpretive hike within the old growth forest along Cook Trail from noon to 1:30 p.m.; Happy Dog contest at 1 p.m.; door prizes at 2 p.m.; sponsored by Cook Forest Vacation Bureau. Show The Little Mermaid theater production, presented by FCOA Youth Theatre; 7:30 p.m., Barrow- Civic Theatre, 1223 Liberty St, Franklin; tickets $12-14; Prom Dresses giveaway 7 to 9 p.m.; Grace United Methodist Church, Rocky Grove; Blessed Prom Dress Ministry; girls of high school age may choose a dress; choice of 600; free of charge; girls must be present to take dress; for further information. Valentine s Dance 8 p.m. to midnight; VFW Post 1835, 411 Ninth St., Franklin; music by Rick McGee and the Roadhouse Rockers; attendees must be 21 or older; those who attend should take non-perishable canned food items for auxiliary s food drive to support homeless veterans; dance is sponsored by VFW post and its auxiliary; (814) Feb. 17 Show And So They Had None theater production; 1:30 p.m., Edenburg Presbyterian Church, Knox; tickets, $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) Country Music Program 1:30 p.m., DeBence Antique Music World, 1261 Liberty St., Franklin; program on early generation country musicians and their songs presented by Scotty Greene; free admission; Feb. 18 Line Dancing 7 to 9 p.m., owers Hall at Fox Street Church of od, 229 Fox St., Franklin; beginers lessons; open to all ages; cost s by donation; Feb. 21 Show And So They Had None theater production; 6 p.m., Edenburg Presbyterian Church, Knox; tickets, $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) Concert 7 to 9 p.m., Karma Coffee Co., 237 Seneca St., Oil City; featuring Hometown Union; proceeds partially benefit Lyric Theatre building project; $5 door fee. Feb. 22 Ballet Production 7:30 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, Franklin; The Princess and the Terrible Time Troll, performed by Oil Region Ballet Co.; adults $14; seniors, $12; children, $10; Bluegrass Festival 6 p.m., Days Inn, 1 Seneca St., Oil City; food available; T-shirts and CDs for sale; free admission; (814) Show And So They Had None theater production; 6 p.m., Edenburg Presbyterian Church, Knox; tickets, $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) Feb. 23 Ballet Production 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, Franklin; The Princess and the Terrible Time Troll, performed by Oil Region Ballet Co.; adults $14; seniors, $12; children, $10; Big Basket Bingo doors open at 11 a.m., games begin 1 p.m., Rocky Grove fire hall, Franklin; tickets $20 in advance, $25 at the door; prizes and raffles; organized by United Way of Venango County. Bluegrass Festival 1 p.m. to p.m., Days Inn, 1 Seneca St., Oil City; 18 bands will perform; drawings, food, Tshirts and CDs available; free admission; (814) Otter Watch 7.30 a.m., along the National Wild and Scenic Clarion River; take binoculars and spotting scopes; meet at park office for driving tour; program will last four hours. Show And So They Had None theater production; 6 p.m., Edenburg Presbyterian Church, Knox; tickets, $20 for adults, $10 for ages 6 to 12; free for 5 and under; includes a meal; (814) Feb. 24 Bluegrass Festival 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., Days Inn, 1 Seneca St., Oil City; gospel-based music; free admission; (814) Show 2 p.m.; The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee; The Academy Theatre, Meadville PA; some language inappropriate for children; tickets $16-$20; Feb. 25 Line Dancing 7 to 9 p.m., Towers Hall at Fox Street Church of God, 229 Fox St., Franklin; beginners lessons; open to all ages; cost is by donation; Feb. 28 Concert 7 to 9 p.m., Karma Coffee Co., 237 Seneca St., Oil City; featuring Michele McElhinny & Jeff Powell; proceeds partially benefit Lyric Theatre building project; $5 door fee. Musical Comedy Curtains; 7 p.m.; Lakeview Middle-High School auditorium, 2482 Mercer Street, Stoneboro; $8 adults, $5 students, ages 5 and under free; tickets available at the door one hour prior to performance. March 1 Musical Comedy Curtains; 7 p.m.; Lakeview Middle-High School auditorium, 2482 Mercer Street, Stoneboro; $8 adults, $5 students, ages 5 and under free; tickets available at the door one hour prior to performance. March 2 Musical Comedy Curtains; 2 p.m.; Lakeview Middle-High School auditorium, 2482 Mercer Street, Stoneboro; $8 adults, $5 students, ages 5 and under free; tickets available at the door one hour prior to performance. March 5 Bus trip Hard Rock Casino, Ohio; $25 casino pkg.; $36 cost; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd.Adv. March 8 Concert 7:30to 9:30 p.m., Great Room, National Transit Building, Oil City; featuring Well Strung; part of Arts in the Transit series; sponsored by Oil City Arts Council; $10 at the door; discounts for members and season ticket holders; School Drama Almost, Maine, 7:30 p.m., West Forest school, Tionesta; presented by West Forest Drama Club; $10 for students and $12 for adults; includes dinner, which starts at 6:45 p.m. March 9 School Drama Almost, Maine, 7:30 p.m., West Forest school, Tionesta; presented by West Forest Drama Club; $10 for students and $12 for adults; includes dinner, which starts at 6:45 p.m. Tea at Tarbell House 4 p.m., Tarbell House, 324 E. Main St., Titusville; reservations required; (800) , Ext March Show Little Women, 7:30 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, Franklin; (800) March 18 Concert 1:30 p.m., DeBence Antique Music World, 1261 Liberty St., Franklin; featuring Greenville High School Steel Drum Band; part of DeBence Mini Event series; March 23 Eagle Watch 8.30 a.m., along the National Wild and Scenic Clarion River; take binoculars and spotting scopes; meet at park office for driving tour; expect a long carpool and aggressive hike; program will last four hours. Show Little Women, 7:30 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, Franklin; (800) March 24 Peeps Show 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Titusville YWCA, 201 N. Franklin St., Titusville; see display of marshmallow masterpieces made with Peeps. Show Little Women, 7:30 p.m., Barrow-Civic Theatre, Franklin; (800) March 26 Bus trip Seneca Allegeny Casino; $25/$5 package; $33 cost; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd.Adv. April 2 Bus trip Phipps Conservatory, Strip District, Pittsburgh; admission included, $59; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd.Adv. April 4 Prom Dresses giveaway 7 to 9 p.m.; Grace United Methodist Church, Rocky Grove; for further information. July Bus trip Ark Encounter and Creation museum; $495; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd. Adv. Aug. 8 Bus trip Lion King, Disney; $145; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd.Adv. Sept Bus trip Jesus, Sight and Sound Theatre; $375; current photo ID required; reserved seating with payment; (814) Pd.Adv.
9 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, (Continued from Page 5) The Little Mermaid The Little Mermaid, a theatrical how based on the story by Hans Christian nderson, will be performed at the arrow-civic theatre at 7:30 p.m. Friday, eb. 15, and 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Anemone, an adventurous little meraid, leaves her undersea realm for a ixteenth birthday excursion, hoping to ind the prince of her dreams, but a jealus sea witch and her shark cohorts terorize everyone. Tickets are $12-$14 and may be btained by calling There will be school shows in the orning and afternoon of Thursday, ebruary 14. For further information, people may all (814) And So They Had None Edenburg Presbyterian Church of nox will perform And So They Had one at 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday, eb The show will be repeated at p.m. Thursday through Saturday, Feb A matinee showing is set for 1:30.m. Sunday, Feb. 17. Cost to attend is $20 for adults and 10 for children ages 6 to 12. A meal will e provided. Tickets may be ordered by calling 814) Country music program DeBence Antique Music World will feature a program by Scotty Greene at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 17. Greene will show video clips of the early generation of country music stars including The Carter Family, Vernon Dahlhart, Earnest Tubb and Hank Snow. Some songs that will be featured include The Wahbash Cannonball, San Antonio Rose and The Wreck of the Old 97. The program is being repeated due to weather issues in January, when it was first scheduled to be held. There is no charge to attend the event, which is made possible by a grant from the Rees Foundation. The museum is located at 1261 Liberty St., Franklin. More information is available by calling The Princess and the Terrible Time Troll Oil Region Ballet presents The Princess and the Terrible Time Troll at the Barrow-Civic Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22; and at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23. This comedic ballet centers on a young Princess and her sleep-over friends who stay up past curfew, and thereby trigger a local curse and release a terrible troll upon the kingdom. This light-hearted ballet gives chances for audience participation. Tickets are $14 for adults, $12 for seniors, and $10 for children. Tickets may be ordered by calling Bluegrass Festival The 12th annual Oil Country Bluegrass Festival will be held at the Days Inn, 1 Seneca St., Oil City, starting at 6 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 22. It will run through Sunday morning, Feb. 24, and will feature 18 bands. There will be drawings, and T-shirts and CDs will be available for sale. Six bands will perform on Friday evening, beginning at 6 p.m. and ending at 9:30 or a little later. There will be a 50/50 drawing. There are 18 bands lined up for Saturday, Feb. 23, beginning at 1 p.m. and ending at 10:30 p.m. or later. There will be raffles and two 50/50 drawings; the basket raffles will be for a guitar, a mandolin and a banjo. On Sunday, Feb. 24, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. there will be three gospel music performances. There is no admission fee to the festival. More information is available by calling (814) School production STONEBORO Lakeview High School s theater department will perform Curtains, a parody of the 1950s whodunit theater mysteries, at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Feb. 28 and March 1, and at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at the school auditorium. Tickets for the show will cost $8 for adults and $5 for students. Those age 5 and under will be admitted free of charge. Tickets will be sold at the door one hour prior to each performance. Bowl-a-Palooza Youth Connection, formerly Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Oil Region, will hold its annual bowling fundraiser, Bowl-a-Palooza, on Saturday, April 6, at Seneca Lanes. Bowl times will be at 12:30 and 3 p.m. The event is the major fundraiser of the year for the Youth Connection program, which matches mentors with youths who are facing adversity. The program is part of Family Service & Children s Aid Society. People may call , Ext. 28, to register a team of bowlers that includes four to six people. Visit our Open House to see how students at Seton thrive in an environment where they re challenged academically and where they learn to be respectful, responsible and self-disciplined. Visit classrooms, meet teachers and parents, and learn about scholarships. See first-hand how Seton helps students become active, life-long learners! Pine Street, Meadville
10 10 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, 2019 Oil City YWCA Volleyball 7:15 p.m. Thursdays; for women 18 and older; non-competitive game play. Embodi Yoga 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday and Thursdays; emphasis on the mindbody connection; members $6 per class or $30/card; non-members $7 per class or $36/card. Young at Heart Yoga 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays; focus on basic postures, balance, relaxation; $30 for members, $34 for non-members, $15 for student, $7/ drop in. TRX 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Feb. 19-March 12; $20 for members; $30 for nonmembers; must register. Exercise classes new schedules; morning and evening Mad Monday classes; first Mondays, Piloxing; second Mondays, Cardio Carve; third Mondays, Interval Trg.; fourth Mondays, BodyCamp. Toning Time 5 p.m. Tuesday, 6:15 p.m. Wednesday; 5 and 6:15 p.m. Thursday; 30-minute toning class concentrating on a different muscle group each night; free for fitness members, $2 for non-members $2 per class. Living Limber 10:30 a.m., Tuesday and Thursday through Jan. 31; free for fitness members; $5 per session, $2 per class for non-members. Conversational Cardio 11:05 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday through Jan. 31; gentle instructor-led class; minutes long; four-week sessions; free for fitness center members; $5 per session, $2 per class for non-members. Pickleball 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, free for fitness center members, cost is $2 per session for non-members. Nuevo Zumba 6:45 p.m. Monday and Wednesday; 6:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; 8:30 a.m. Saturday; $2.50 per class. Zumba Gold 10 a.m. Mondays; benefits of zumba without jumps or twists; instructor Linda Morrison; $2.50 per class. Girls Club meets Wednesdays after school until 5 p.m.; for girls in grades 6-8; a snack, cooking classes, crafts, sports and games; cost is $20; financial aid is available. Teen Self-Defense 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20; free for teens ages 13 to 18; register by calling Oil City YMCA Pickleball games from 8 to 10 a.m. Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday and Thursday, and 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday; free for members; $5 drop-in fee for non-members. Powerlifting Meet Saturday, March 16, in the gym; weigh-ins start at 8:30 a.m.; lifts begin at 9:30 a.m.; divisions are split by age and weight; three lifts: bench, squat and deadlift; $20 for members; $30 for non-members. Cardiac Rehab and Healthy Friends Fitness 7:30 to 9:45 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; for people having completed hospital Phase I and II cardiac programs or those wanting workout guidance; $15 for members, $25 for nonmembers. Fundamental Gymnastics 5 to 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; for ages 3 and older; introduces skills on bar, vault, beam and floor routines; $32 for members, $55 for non-members. Gymnastics Team Oil City YMCA Tri-Stars compete at Levels 2-9; team practices are held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; $50 monthly fee; ; Y membership is required. Franklin YMCA Girls Night Out for youths from kindergarten through eighth grade; Friday, Feb. 22. Boot Camp 6:30 p.m. Mondays; work at your own pace, total body workout. Versa Fit 6:15 to 6:45 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; cross-training class with higher intensity plyometrics and cardio training; work at own pace; free for members; $5 for non-members. Cardio Circuit 8:45 to 9:30 a.m. Fridays; beginner class focuses on coordination, balance and cardio/muscle fitness; free for members; $5 for non-members. Rally Team Expresso Bike Rally log in and ride the Expresso bike during the month of February; free with membership; times at individual s convenience. Piloga new class starts 9.40 a.m. Mondays; free for members; $5 for nonmembers; combination of Pilates and yoga moves with a little Tai Chi included. Freedom From Smoking free smoking cessation classes run by the American Lung Association; register at the front desk or by at org; no Y membership is necessary; classes held at the Franklin Y for eight weeks; eight people are needed to run this class. Walk With Ease 11:30 a.m. Thursdays, Arthritis Foundation class focusing on gait, posture and endurance; free for members; $5 non-members. Progressive Swim Lessons Children ages 5 to 18; students placed according to ability; registration opens February 11. Diabetes Prevention Program Led by a trained lifestyle coach; group support and motivation; 25 educational sessions over the course of the year; registration is open. Moving Beyond Ability Program for those with movment disorders; work with a trained specialist one-onone; appointments to suit participant s convenience. Clarion County YMCA Roll with Me 10:20 to 10:50 a.m. Thursdsay; supportive tumbling class for ages 2 and 3 with their parents; class develops coordination and balance; $10 a month for members; $20 a month for non-members. Tumble Time 11 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday; for ages 4-5; introduction to gymnastics; work on coordination, balance, physical strength, teamwork and social skills; $20 a month for members; $40 a month for non-members. NOTE: The new Clarion County YMCA at 499 Mayfield Road is open from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays. 11th Annual Ladies Day Out Saturday, February 9th 9 am - 3 pm at the Rocky Grove Vol. Fire Dept. 29 Shuffstall St. Presented by the Pennsylvania Bridal Association Pre-Register at Check us out on Facebook at Facebook.com/PennsylvaniaBridalAssociation Crafters & Vendors - Something For Everyone Chinese Auction Kitchen Open - Delicious Sandwiches & Homemade Soups FREE Parking FREE Admission Sponsored by: RGFVD Auxiliary
11 The Derrick./The News-Herald: Friday, February 8, Barrow to host art show The fourth annual Nature Art Showcase and Sale is pen to the public today and Saturday in the lobby of he Barrow-Civic Theatre in Franklin. It is situated directly across Liberty Street from ountain Park featuring ice carvings as part of the eekend-long Franklin On Ice festival. Four seasons of outdoor scenes, wildlife, and receational activities from northwestern Pennsylvania re portrayed in original 2-D and 3-D artwork, said vent coordinator, Marilyn Black, treasurer for CGT. No matter what the weather is outside on those days, ou ll find colorful and thought-provoking paintings, oodwork, metalwork, wearable art, photography, ottery, and multi-media items, she continued. Folk singer and guitarist Daniel Stockwell will perorm during a reception tonight. The Nature Art Showcase and Sale reopens on aturday from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. This event is administered by the Council on reenways and Trails, in conjunction with Penn Soil esource Conservation & Development Council. Saw-What-Owl and Aspen, on the left, is an oil painting by Deac Mong of Franklin. Forest Trail, on the right, is an oil painting by Jason Lewis of Clarion. The picture on the right, Sunset at the Lake, is by Richard Clark of Seneca. It is a photograph on glass. Single Mature w/ Christian man, Honest & Trustworthy! Seeking: Good woman with similar quality s. To Be My Forever Valentine! Please Reply to: Venango Newspapers PO Box 889 Class Box 1590 Oil City, PA NEW AD GUN Show - Feb 23rd & 24th Ellwood City, PA. Perry Township Firehall, Route 488. Hours - 9am- 4pm. - For info: Call Put the power of classified advertising to work for you! CLASSIFIED ADS GET RESULTS! NEW AD REWARD! 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