Somerset County Where to Go 4/26
Grace United Methodist Church, 320 Felgar Road, Somerset, Italian Night dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. April 27. Takeout meals available. Profits will benefit the youth mission trip. 443-2906.
The Salvation Army — Somerset Service Center, 11th Annual River & Wind Challenge, June 2, a 22 mile bike ride or 62 mile bike ride on the Great Allegheny Passage. Participants will receive a T-shirt, meals, snacks and an award. Registration by May 7. 814-445-9232.
The Somerset County Chapter of Thrivent spaghetti dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. (or until the food is gone) April 28 at the Trinity Lutheran Church fellowship hall in Somerset. Spaghetti, salad, bread, beverage and dessert will be provided for a donation to help the group fund their annual “Potato Project” that benefits the eight food pantries of Somerset County. Takeouts are available.
Rockwood Mill Shoppes & Opera House
Amtrak’s National Train Day Festival in Rockwood 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 12. “Tribute to Neil Diamond” 6 p.m. June 23. Rockwood Mill Shoppes & Opera House, 450 W. Main St., Rockwood. 814-926-4546. www.rockwoodmillshoppes.com.
Rock-climbing tours of rock formations at camp and offsite in April and May. Beginners, intermediate and advanced climbers, ages 8 and up, can come to learn techniques for setting up climbs and safely exploring different climbing moves. Climbing guides are all Wilderness First Aid and CPR certified. Sequanota Camp and Conference Center is along Klines Mill Road, off Route 30, west of Jennerstown, 368 Sequanota Road, Boswell. For information or to register, call 814-629-6627 or www.sequanota.com. www.sequanota.com or call 814-629-6627.
The 8th annual Triennial: Journeys May 7 to June 15. Open house 6 to 8 p.m. May 11. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays. Soundstage at the Education & Dance Center, 7 p.m. April 13. 814-443-2433. 601 Georgian Place, Somerset. 814-443-1835. www.laurelarts.org.
A.J. McMullen Middle School in Markleysburg, part of the Uniontown Area School District, will host a faculty basketball game between A.J. McMullen Middle School’s faculty and the Turkeyfoot Valley Area School District faculty at 7:30 p.m. April 26. Proceeds from admission and concessions will benefit the sports booster organizations for both schools.
Seven Springs Mountain Resort
Brewski Festival April 27-28. Mud on the Mountain May 12. Mother’s Day Brunch May 13. Memorial Day Weekend Celebration May 24-28. Wild Turkey Bourbon Shoot June 24. 800-452-2223. www.7springs.com.
Diabetes Boot Camp
Deer Valley YMCA Camp, Fort Hill Diabetes Boot Camp April 26-28. Learn how choices affect blood glucose levels. Must be 18 years or older. Sponsored by the Somerset Hospital Diabetes Education Center in conjunction with the Highmark Foundation. 814-443-5744.
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