JARI sets Lunch & Learn

The next JARI Lunch & Learn will be held from noon to 1:15 p.m. May 16 at JARI Center, 160 Jari Drive, Johnstown.

Lynn Rovan of Barnes Saly & Co.,will present information on payroll taxes and deductions, what forms are needed when hiring an employee and the current withholding tax rate. Attendees will also learn about quarterly and annual payroll tax reports and recording payroll transactions in a bookkeeping system.

The cost to register is $5 per person, and lunch will be provided.

To register visit and click on the calendar to access the registration form or contact Lauren Brewer at

Food safety event set

Penn State Cooperative Extension will offer ­a ServSafe Food Safety Certification Training course from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 22 and from 9 a.m. to noon with the certification exam at 1 p.m. June 5 at the Devorris Downtown Center, 1431 12th Ave.

Cost for the two-day certification course is $185.

Elaine Smith, Penn State Extension educator, will be the instructor.

To register or for more information, contact the Blair County Extension Office at 940-5989. Registration deadline is May 15. Register online at