Blood Donors Needed!
The need for all blood types is constant and ongoing.
All community members are encouraged to make an
appointment to donate blood in the days and weeks
ahead. Appointments are encouraged. Visit www.redcrossblood.org
or call1-800-733-2767 to schedule an appointment!
Donors with eligibility questions should call
1-866-236-3276. Upcoming blood drives are listed
July 29 10 AM- 4 PM PSU DuBois
July 31 12 PM-6 PM DuBois Community
- First United Presbyterian Church, DuBois
Aug. 5 1 PM- 6:30 PM Treasure
Aug. 7 11 AM-4 PM Dubois YMCA
Aug. 12 12 PM-5:30 PM Brockwayville
Aug. 12 12:30 PM-6 PM American
Legion Du Bois
Aug. 22 1 PM-6 PM First United
Methodist Church, DuBois
Aug. 22 10 AM-3:30 PM Penn Highlands
DuBois Crc Assembly Room
Career, Business &
Personal Interest Courses Offered Locally
Need training? Check out these great courses
and training opportunities offered in the St.
Dice Run sponsored by Abate District
Four to benefit Community Nurses Hospice
date, time, & location: July 30,
with registration at Moose Club in Emporium from 11
AM to noon.
description: Cost $10, all street legal
vehicles welcome. Ends at Eagles Club in St. Marys.
Food will be provided.
Live Butterfly Release for Hospice
date, time, & location: Aug. 3
at 3 p.m. in The Serenity Garden on the campus of Penn
description: Join us on Aug. 3 at 3
p.m. in The Serenity Garden on the campus of Penn Highland
Elk for a brief celebration of life service, inspirational
readings, and music, reading of loved ones' names, a
butterfly release, and refreshments. You may sponsor
butterflies in honor of or in memory of loved ones at
$25 for each name. Please submit your butterfly order
by July 25, and join us on Aug. 3 to release your butterfly.
Pick up a sponsorship form at St. Marys Pharmacy, Bennett's
Valley Pharmacy, Cliffe's - Ridgway, CVS Johnsonburg,
Pinecrest Manor, SMP Pharmacy - Kane, Emporium Chamber
of Commerce, or the lobbies at Penn Highlands Elk in
St. Marys and Ridgway.
Lung Disease Program
date, time, &
location: August 6 at 6 PM at the Red Fern
description: Do you have COPD, lung
cancer, a lung disease diagnosis or family history?
This evening is for you. Presentation on new techniques
for early detection and screening of lung cancer, plys
free screening test for COPD patients and those at risk.
Reservation requested by Aug 1 - call Community Nurses
American Red Cross Babysitter Training
date, time, & location: August
20 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm at the Red Cross Office
109 North Brady Street, Suite 2, DuBois
description: The American Red Cross
will be offering Babysitter’s Training Wednesday,
August 20 from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm at the Red Cross
Office 109 North Brady Street, Suite 2, DuBois. The
cost is $20.00. The course is designed for students
ages 11 and older, the course provides them the knowledge
and skills necessary to safely and responsibly care
for infants and children up to the age of 10, as well
as to manage a babysitting business. To register please
call 814-371-2750 Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30