Recovery By the Crick

Recovery By the Crick, sponsored by BHARP, Systems of Care, and CCBH, will be held at Betts Park on Friday, August 25 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This kid friendly event is a special family day to help people think outside the lines when managing trauma and stress. Music by T-ravill and Jim Ronan, food, drinks, arts, crafts, and more will be available. The first 100 children to attend will receive a free backpack filled with school supplies.

Monday Night Movies

Monday Night Movies at the Warren Public Library will continue on August 28. This event is free of charge and begins at 5:30 p.m. in the Slater Room on the third floor of the library. Complimentary popcorn will be available. This week’s PG-13 rated 96 minute film stars Amanda Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Ana de la Reguera, and Taylor Hickson. Based on the 2015 young-adult novel of the same name by Nicola Yoon, a sheltered teenage girl develops a relationship with the boy next door, and their romance eventually inspires her to venture into the outside world. Call the library at 723-4650 for the exact title of this and other movies in this series as the library’s movie license does not permit listing the titles of movies outside the library.

Class to lunch

The Warren High School class of 1960 will meet for lunch on Wednesday, Aug. 23, at 12:30 p.m. at Docksiders.

Cooking for Crowds

Penn State Extension will be offering a food safety workshop titled “Cooking for Crowds” for non-profit organization on Thursday, September 7, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Penn State Extension office in Youngsville.

The cost is $25 for individual registrant and $50.00 group registration per organization (includes up to four registrants), $5 for each additional registrant.

To register call Penn State Extension at (814) 563-9388. Cost includes the “Cooking for Crowds” publication, thermometer and food safety posters.

Attend a Cooking for Crowds workshop and learn what causes foodborne illness, how to prevent foodborne illness, and how to start practicing good food safety strategies for your next food fund-raiser.

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The 56th Annual Hoffman Family reunion was held Sunday Aug. 20, at Werner Park, Russell, with 38 in attendance. Opening prayer was by Natalie Lucks.

The oldest was Raymond Hoffman, farthest-traveled was Melanie Hoffman Braughler-Alabama, youngest was Cillian Kelly.

Officers elected were: President Heather Hoffman, Vice-President Allen Lucks, Treasurer Deb Hoffman-Lucks, Secretary Donna Hoffman, and Auctioneers are John Rappole and Jackie Saber. The historian report was given by Bonnie Carlson-Rappole.

The 57th Hoffman Reunion will be held at Werner Park on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2018.

Forest Service Replacing a Culvert on FR 137

The Allegheny National Forest will be replacing a culvert on the Bradford Ranger District in northern McKean County. The culvert is located on Shingle Mill Hollow area north of where Forest Road 173 intersects with Forest Road 137.

Work is expected to begin on August 28 (weather permitting) and will take about a half-day to complete the work. There will be short-term road closures while the culvert is being removed and replaced. Anyone who needs to access the Willow Creek ATV trail during the construction can reach it via State Route 346.

For more information, please Will Printup, contract inspector, (814) 728-6255 or Updates about the project will be posted on the Allegheny National Forest’s website in the Alerts and Warnings section.