& ONGOING EVENTS IN THE ST. MARYS AREA
Check out these great training
opportunities offered in the St. Marys area!
September: 2nd Annual Big Fish Contest
The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau
has announced their second annual
Big Fish Contest, through September 2015. Everyone
who submits a photo will be entered to win the
following prizes each month:
• Canoe/Kayak trip from Pale Whale Canoe
Fleet, Cook Forest
• Canoe trip from Country Squirrel Outfitters,
• Gift certificate from Jim's Sports Center,
• Gift certificate from Hickory Creek Archery
and Sporting Goods, East Hickory
• Gift certificate from Cooksburg Dry Goods,
• Ice cream treat from Cooksburg Cafe, Cook
• A grand prize winner will win a guided fly
fishing float trip for 2 in 2016 with Keystone Predator
Outfitters and Todd Deluccia, the current Musky
Fly Fishing World Champion. For more information,
or to enter the contest go to VisitPAGO.com/BigFish
Historical Society News
The Mt. Zion Historical Society provides
a free service of posting Veterans information
and pictures of Veterans on their web site, www.mtzionhistoricalsociety.org.
To submit a picture or information, contact Susan
McClintick, or Ken and Rita Ovell.
State Football Ticket Raffle - Drawing Set For Sept.
18, So Get Your Tickets Now!
The Penn State DuBois Alumni Society is holding
a Penn State Football ticket raffle, with proceeds
benefiting the alumni society scholarship fund at
the campus; drawing to be held on Sept. 18. Need
not be present to win. 1st
prize: 4 tickets to the Oct. 3 game against Army;
2nd prize: tailgating package including a Penn State
cooler, blanket, & other tailgating items; 3rd
prize: Penn State Athletic Association gift bag.
Tickets are $5.00 and can be purchased from Alumni
Society members or by contacting Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Blood Bank Blood Drive
date, time & location: Tues.
Sept. 1 from 11:00 – 4:00 at the Penn Highlands
Elk- Education Center.
description: Appointments can be made
but walk-ins are welcome! The Community Blood Bank is
the exclusive supplier of blood & blood products to
Penn Highlands Elk. Blood donated by the local community
will directly benefit the local community!
SMACC Golf Outing: The Corporate
Contact the chamber office today to enter
a team or be a sponsor!!
• 18-hole, 4-person scramble - shotgun start at
• Registration & lunch 11:30 AM
• Dinner served in the clubhouse following the outing
• Place, flag, & skill prizes to be awarded
• Open to everyone - Chamber membership not required
• Prize will be awarded for best team name!
• Super Ticket: $20 includes Mulligans, 50/50, Vegas
Hole, & Skins Game
• Sponsorship available - call the Chamber office
for more details!
Corporal Adam Wolfel (USMC) Memorial
date, time & location:
Saturday, Sept. 12 at Gunner's in St. Marys
description: You're invited to attend
this leadership-based motivational speaking presentation
on Saturday, Sept. 12 at Gunner's in St. Marys. The main
speaker will be Todd M. Parisi, Sergeant Major/USMC Retired)Proceeds
will benefit the Corporal Adam Wolfel Memorial Scholarship
and the Semper Fi Fund. Tickets are $35; PayPal accepted.
Contact Todd Parisi, 2010 Lee Roy Lane, Lenoir, NC, 28645
or email email@example.com.
If you can't attend, you can still pledge a donation!
18 - 20
Bavarian Fall Fest
date, time & location: Fri
(9/18)11 am till 10 pm; Sat. (9/19) 9 am till 10 pm; Sun
(9/20) 9 am till 3 pm, in downtown St. Marys
description: Celebration of community
in beautiful downtown St Marys, PA.
North Central Business and Education
date, time & location: Thursday,
October 15, 2015, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm at The Red Fern,
description: You're invited - no cost
to attend but RSVP Required. To Register email Pan Streich
Agenda includes Entrepreneurship Club Presentations, where
chools from throughout the North Central region will present
an overview of their clubs with outcomes of the business
they created through the D2PA grant received by the North
Central PREP Partners and the PA Department of Community
Economic Development (DCED). In the afternoon session
there will be a Panel of Business and Education Connect
Best Practices where local employers, school representatives
and program providers will discuss their experiences with
the variety of business and education connect programs
and activities being implemented in our region! There
will be time for Q and A. Who should attend: Superintendents,
Principals, Guidance Counselors, School Board Members,
Curriculum Specialists, Technology Integrators, Economic
and Workforce development professionals, Business and
Industry Representatives and technical / post secondary
schools, Community based and Faith Based Organizations
as well as interested parents and community members from
Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson, McKean and Potter
SMAHS Band Parents Holiday Bazaar
date, time & location: November 14,
2015 from 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM at St. Marys Area High School
description: November 14, 2015 St. Marys
Area High School Band Parents Annual Holiday Bazaar Area's
largest annual Holiday Bazaar event always held the second
Saturday in November. Over 200 spaces filled with a wide
selection of arts, crafts, gifts and great food. Event
is held from 9:00am to 3:00pm. Benefits the St. Marys
High School Band program. This event is full of vendors.