Eisenhower High School's Danielle Oaks has been selected to attend this year's PMEA Regional Chorus being held at the Ridgway High School on March 7.
of Prayer Service
The Sugar Grove Community will hold their annual World Day of Prayer Service on Friday, March 2, at 7:30 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church located on the Jamestown Street. There will be special music and times of prayer for situations happening in our world today. The service is sponsored by our local Sugar Grove Ministerial Women's Missions groups. The churches involved with the service are the Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church, The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church, The First Presbyterian Church, The Mission Covenant Church, The Chandlers Valley United Methodist Church, and the Hessel Valley Lutheran Church.
Everyone is invited to join in the service as all faiths around the world lift up prayer.
We Are Bookin'
The Sugar Grove Free Library will once again hold their 5K and 1 Mile Run/Walk on April 21. All Proceeds from the event will go to benefit the Library. Race time will begin at 10 a.m. on race day and registration will be from 9 9:30 a.m. at the Library on Harmon Street. All ages are welcome to participate in the event.
The race start and finish line will be located on the corner of the Library on School Street.
For the race route, you can contact the Library or stop in. The cost to participate in the 5K is $15 if you register on or before April 7th. After April 7 the cost to register will be $20. The cost to participate in the 1 mile fun walk is $10 if you register on or before April 7th. After April 7th the cost to register will be $15. T-shirts are guaranteed to all entries received by April 7. Awards will be given out this year to several age groups for the 5K run/walk.
All the information and registration forms are available at the Sugar Grove Free Library or you can contact Contact Carrie Guiher at 814-489-7873 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org or the Sugar Grove Library website at www.sugargrovelibrary.org.
There will be an Open House held to honor the Sugar Grove Volunteer Fire Department on Saturday, March 17, from 7 8:30 p.m. It will be held at the Sugar Grove United Methodist Church in the Educational Building. Everyone in the community is invited to attend and come out and show your appreciation for the service these men and women provide to our community.
Eisenhower High School soprano, Danielle Oaks, will be participating in Pennsylvania Music Educators Association Regional Chorus at the Ridgway High School March 7-10 . The chorus will be under the direction of Dr. Tony Leach, Penn State assistant professor of music education and director of the University Choir and Essence of Joy. Danielle advanced to Regional Chorus through successful audition at January's District Chorus. The festival will culminate in a concert Saturday afternoon, March 10, at 1 p.m.
EMHS Dinner Theater
The Knight-time Players, along with Senior Choir, Fantasia, Dreamers, and Jazz Band, will present the 2nd Annual EMHS Dinner Theatre. This year, the dinner will be held in the gym starting at 6:30 p.m. on March 16 and 17. Dinner will include rolls, salad, a choice of stuffed chicken breast, or stuffed pork chop, potatoes, vegetable, dessert, and drinks. Interspersed in the dinner will be performances from the various groups: music from Jazz band while you are eating, skits and musical numbers in between courses. The entire evening is only $15 per person.
Tickets are pre-sale only and will be on sale until March 9th. They are available from any member of Choir, Jazz band, or Knight-time players. They are also available from Mr. Napolitan, Mrs. Pearson, Mrs. Durnell or Mrs. Passinger. Anyone interested, can also call the main EMHS office (757-8878) and ask about tickets, and someone will get back to the caller immediately, or email Mrs. Passinger at email@example.com. This should be a fun-filled evening and well worth the money. Don't miss this chance to see so many different groups in the same place while enjoying an awesome meal.
The Sugar Grove Free Library will be hosting tax assistance again this year. VITA personnel affiliated with RSVP will be available to assist with the preparation for 2011 tax forms. The following information will needed when attending: Social Security Card, W-2 statements, Social Security statements, Interest and/or dividend statements, Stock and/or bond statements, Pension statements, Unemployment statements, Any other income statements, Last year's taxes (federal, state, local, and/or rebate), Property taxes paid statement.
Preparation help will be available on March 5, 8, 12, 15, 19, 26; April 2 and 9 .
Tuesday, May 8, from 6-8:00 p.m. at the Sugar Grove Fire Hall on Willson Street the Sugar Grove Borough Council is also looking into providing a new public event to provide information about the government and nonprofit services available to our residents. The event will provide residents the opportunity to find answers to their questions, address concerns, and ultimately assist them in finding ways to become involved in our community. This event is planned so that various local organizations can participate by hosting a table of information and have volunteers to speak to all those who attend. Organizations such as the scouts, planning and zoning, the library, the food bank, the fire department, the community centers, the day care and child programs in the area, the local churches, the sports booster clubs, the master gardeners, AMVETS, the American Legion, the senior centers, and more would be included. Watch for more information as the event details are worked out in the coming weeks and watch for ways you can reserve a place to provide information for your non-profit organization.
The American Legion of Sugar Grove Post #758 is offering three scholarships to Eisenhower High School seniors. Information is available at the Eisenhower Guidance Office on this and other local scholarships available to our seniors.
The Second Harvest Mobile Food Pantry will hold their food distribution day on Saturday, March 10. The Sugar Grove Free Methodist Church located at 210 Jamestown Street is the host site for the Northern part of Warren County for this program. Second Harvest is the major supplier of food to charitable agencies throughout Northwestern Pennsylvania. They obtain products from the organization's warehouse and distribute them to individuals and families facing hard times in 11 counties.
Indoor Yard Sale
The Sugar Grove Volunteer Fire Department will once again hold its indoor yard sale on Saturday, March 24, at the Fire Hall. The event will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 3 p.m.