EXHIBIT

• Antique cars manufactured in Butler will be together for a first-ever indoor exhibition March 27 through April 11 in Stewart Hall, at the Harmony Museum in Harmony.

The “5 Great Old Cars made in Butler, PA” features a 1909 Huselton,1922 Standard Eight, 1930 American Austin, 1939 Bantam Speedster, and a 1941 BRC 40 (Bantam Reconnaissance Car) – the original Jeep.

The exhibition, co-sponsored by the Harmony Museum and the Old Stone House Region AACA, will be open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturdays, and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (closed Easter Sunday).

Admission is $3 per person. Well-behaved children 5 and under are admitted free. Face masks are required, and room capacity will be limited by state guidelines.

FILM

• Slippery Rock University is screening six French films via Zoom as part of the Tournées Film Festival being held through April 15.

The festival aims to bring French cinema to American colleges and universities. For more information, visit sru.campuslabs.com/engage and click on “Events,” or email Malick Coly, instructor of modern languages and cultures, at malick.coly@sru.edu

FUNDRAISER

• Slippery Rock University’s annual Giving Day is March 26. This year’s goal is $300,000, which benefits SRU students. Donations can be made online at sru.edu/givingday now through 11:59 p.m. March 26.

When completing the online donation form, people can designate their gift to any area on campus they would like to support. Various campus organizations and departments have pledged to donate once the campaign reaches a certain amount.

Giving Day participants can also contribute by calling 724-738-2004 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. or by mail to: SRU Foundation, Inc., 104 Maltby Ave., Suite 100, Slippery Rock, PA 16057.

LECTURE

• Poets Craig Paulenich and Kelly Bancroft will join Penn State Shenango for the final event of the campus’ lecture series, “A Night with the Poets,” which is set for 5:30 p.m. April 1 via Zoom.

Paulenich is professor emeritus of English at Kent State University and an author. Bancroft is an award-winning poet, prose writer and playwright, and she recently published her first book of poetry.

To access the program, visit psu.zoom.us and enter ID: 97108282033 and passcode: 2021. Info: Contact Melissa Fowler in Academic Affairs at 724-983-2825 or mjf255@psu.edu

HOLIDAY EVENT

• The Lakeview Area Public Library has organized an Alternative Easter Egg Hunt. The scavenger-style activity runs through March 31, ending with prize drawings for registered participants ages birth to 10 years old. Local supporters and business are providing gift certificates and coupons as prizes.

The activity will be managed by an online program and parents need to register their children at lakeviewreads.readsquared.com

Registered participants will be able to access clues to locations throughout the community and then hunt for posters placed in the windows of those offices and businesses in the Lakeview area. Children will enter that code clue to their account. Each correct code entered will earn points, which will be applied to random prize drawings.

Organizers hope that the event will provide some holiday fun in a safe way as an alternative to large gatherings.

CHURCH NEWS

• GREENVILLE – Word of Life Christian Center, 127 Wasser Road, Greenville, hosts the ministry of Woody Woodson at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 28.

Info: Visit wolcc.org

• MERCER—A procession of palms by children during the 11 a.m. service Sunday (3/28) will open Holy Week worship at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 110 East Market St.

Special music will include the hand bell choir and a piano-organ hymn accompaniment, and the Rev. Dr. Catherine Craley, pastor, will offer the meditation.

Palms will be distributed to worshipers following the service.

The sanctuary will be open to the community from 4-5:30 p.m. on Good Friday, April 2 for As-You-Are-Come-and-Go silent meditation, with printed guides provided for suggested individual worship. Live instrumental music will be offered throughout the event.

Identical 45-minute services will be at 9:30 and 11 a.m. on the Day of Resurrection, Sunday, April 4. The sanctuary will be decorated with 40 spring plants, placed by congregants to honor or memorialize someone.

Distance seating and masks are required at all services. Nursery is currently suspended during the pandemic. The church is accessible for all people.

Services are live streamed and also posted on the church website, www.trinitymercer.com

Information: 724-662-2680

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