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Park programs

Allegheny Portage Railroad National Historic Site, Gallitzin, 886-6150

Heritage Hike: Johnstown Canal Basin, 2 p.m. Sunday. This rain or shine tour is a 2-mile walking tour through the downtown area. Please wear sturdy walking shoes and take drinking water and a snack. Tour is free, but reservations are required.

“A Day in the Life: Working on the Allegheny Portage Railroad,” 10 a.m. to noon and 2 to 4 p.m. through Sept. 29. Programs vary on a daily basis and may be moved indoors or canceled during inclement weather.

Canoe Creek State Park, 205 Canoe Creek Road, Hollidaysburg, 695-6807

Free movie, “Ralph Breaks the Internet,” 7 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, amphitheater. Please take flashlights, chairs, blankets and bug spray.

Fort Roberdeau Historic Site and Natural Area, 383 Fort Roberdeau Road, Altoona, 946-0048

Open for tours, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Satur-day, 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Ad-mission fees: $5 adults, $4 seniors, $2 children under age 12.

Greenwood Furnace State Park, 15795 Greenwood Road, Huntingdon, 667-1800

What’s For Dinner? Wild Edible Plants, 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Blacksmith Shop. This program will cover plant I.D., safe and sustainable harvesting and incorporating wild plants into culinary dishes.

Johnstown Flood National Memorial, St. Michael, 495-4643

Path of the Flood Van Tour, 1 p.m. Saturday, free tour. Space is limited to 12 people and reservations are required.

“Tales of the Great Flood Ranger Talks,” 1:55 and 2:55 Monday through Thursday, 10:55 a.m. and 2:55 p.m. Friday through Sunday through Sept. 29. Free event, no reservations required.

Journey Around Lake Conemaugh Van Tour, 1 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday through Sept. 29. Tours are free, but reservations are recommended. 886-6170

Shawnee State Park, 132 State Park Road, Schellsburg, 733-4218

The Fascination of Covered Bridges, 7 p.m. Sunday, Historic & Interpretive Center, free presentation

Park programs will be published on Wednesdays. State parks and recreation areas that wish to be included should fax their programs to 946-7540 or email community@altoona

mirror.com by noon the preceding Friday.

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