Club notes

Horseshoe Seniors to dance a week early

The Horseshoe Seniors dinner-dance will be held a week early this month.

The dance will be held Thursday at the Bavarian Hall, 112 S. 13th St., Altoona. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m., followed by three hours of dancing to a DJ.

Admission is $10 per person. Singles and couples are welcome.

This dinner-dance is usually held the third Thursday of every month. Reservations must be made by the Monday before each event.

For reservations and more information, call Don Beatty at 946-1074.

Sewing club to meet Sept. 18

The Altoona Area Sewing Club will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Sept. 18 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 408 N. Sixth St., Juniata.

Participants will be making blue butterfly pins for the Healing Patch, a part of Home Nursing that helps children going through grief of losing a loved one.

Take a glue gun, if you have one.

Altoona BPW to meet Thursday

The Altoona Business and Professional Women (BPW) will hold its first meeting of the 2017-18 year at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Perkins Restaurant on Pleasant Valley Boulevard, Altoona. Those present will order from the menu.

Suzanne Krider will speak on “All You Need is Cupcakes.” The program chair is Esther Wharton.

The mission of BPW is to achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and information.

For more information, call Dottie at 942-2587 or Louise at 696-0375.

Hollidaysburg class of 1950 to meet

HOLLIDAYSBURG — The class members of the Hollidaysburg High School class of 1950 holds its monthly luncheon meetings on the second Wednesday of each month at 12:30 p.m. in The Dream Restaurant.

Spouses are also welcome to attend.

The next meeting will be held on Wednesday.

For more information, call 695-1573 or 695-0028.

Duncansville historical society to meet

DUNCANSVILLE — The Duncansville Area Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Duncansville Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1200 Fourth Ave.

The society is interested in obtaining pictures or information regarding Duncansville. Those who are unable to attend the meeting can send information or pictures to Nancy DeLozier, P.O. Box 115, Duncansville, PA 16635 or call 695-1017. The society would like to make copies of the information, and it will be returned promptly.

New people are welcome to attend the meetings, which are held on the second Tuesday of every other month.

Bridge club announces recent winners

The Altoona Duplicate Bridge Club has announced the winners of its recent games.

Aug. 23 — North/South: Barbara Marinak and Irv Seltzer, first; Jean Keller and John Regan and Marcia Dravis and Dave Dravis, tied for second; Jeannine Fagley and Francis Allison, third. East/West: Bruce Baldwin and Lydia Kachur, first; JoEllen Gehl and Jean Green, second; Peggy Gutshall and Barb Vander Jagt, third.

Aug. 24 — North/South: Diana Colabarese and JoEllen Gehl, first; Jean Keller and Jean Green, second; Jeannine Fagley and Betty Covino, third. East/West: David Livingston and Jean Livingston, first; Thana Moussa and Summer Rifkah, second; Christa Brenner and Bonnie Robeson, third.

Aug. 30 — North/South: Barbara Marinak and Diana Colabrese, first; Irv Seltzer and John Soldo, second; Helen Gorsuch and Fred Colabrese, third. East/West: Mark Blanchard and Tudor Trifan, first; Phyllis Robbins and Bea Cannarsa, second; Bea Stevens and Mary Moran, third.

Aug. 31 — Phyllis Robbins and Bea Cannarsa and Jean Keller and Jean Green, tied for first; Irv Seltzer and Ed McCauley, second; Peggy Gutshall and Genia Sommer, third.

Games are open to the public and are held at 6 p.m. Wednesdays and 12:30 p.m. Thursdays at the American Legion Social Hall in Hollidaysburg.

For more information, visit altoonaduplicatebridge

.com or call Bruce Baldwin at 695-0182.

Area clubs and nonprofits can email information and

photos to For more information, call Brenda Carberry, community news coordinator,

at 946-7459.