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Deems offer free Thanksgiving meal

November 18, 2013 A free Thanksgiving Day meal will be given by Marjie and Gary Deem of Deem Motors, Duncans­ville, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 28 at the Geeseytown Fire Hall, Hollidaysburg. more »»

Mending Hearts fundraiser is Dec. 4

November 18, 2013 The second annual fundraiser to benefit Mending Hearts Animal Rescue will be held Dec. 4 in the ballroom at the Bavarian Aid Society, 112 S. 13th St., Altoona. Doors will open at 5 p.m. more »»

Grocers Fight Cancer Day Thursday

October 7, 2013 The 23rd annual Grocers Fight Cancer Day is slated for Thursday at the Altoona, Bedford, Ebensburg and Indiana Giant Eagle locations. more »»

Home Nursing Agency offers training sessions for hospice volunteers

September 22, 2013 Home Nursing Agency is offering hospice volunteer training for Blair County at The Healing Patch, 5416 Sixth Ave., Altoona, beginning on Oct. 23. more »»

Healing Patch to host ‘Patch of Blue’

September 17, 2013 The community is invited to “A Patch of Blue,” a casual evening to celebrate Home Nursing Agency’s Healing Patch: A Program for Loss and Hope for Grieving Children and Their Families. more »»

Swigart Museum sets Fall Foliage Day

September 17, 2013 HUNTINGDON — The William E. Swigart Jr. An­tique Automobile Museum will host its Fall Foliage Celebration Day event from 1 to 4 p.m. Oct. 5 at the museum, three miles east of Huntingdon on Route 22. more »»

Trail ride to benefit Dreams Go On

September 16, 2013 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The seventh annual Lehman Engineers Horse Trail Ride to benefit Dreams Go On, a nonprofit therapeutic horseback riding organization, will take place Sept. 29 at Canoe Creek State Park. more »»

Making Strides walk set for Oct. 5 at PNG Field

September 15, 2013 The American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk will be held at 11 a.m. Oct. 5 at Peoples Natural Gas Field, Altoona. more »»

Lions club plans dog walk on Sept. 15

September 10, 2013 HOLLIDAYSBURG The Lakemont Lions Club will hold its fourth annual “Dogs Helping Dogs” dog walk on Sunday, Sept. 15, at Legion Park. Registration will begin at 1:30 p.m. more »»

Fur Ball set for Oct. 26

September 8, 2013 The Central Pennsyl­vania Humane Society will hold its second annual Fur Ball fundraiser at 6 p.m. Oct. 26 at The Blairmont Club, Hollidaysbur. more »»

Sock hop to aid Rescue Workers

September 1, 2013 DUNCANSVILLE —?The Duncansville Veterans of Foreign?Wars Post will sponsor a sock hop from 7 to 11 p.m. Oct. 5 to benefit the American Rescue Workers Food Pantry. more »»

Readers invited to be 2014 Mirror calendar photographers

August 23, 2013 Submit your favorite local landscape scenery photos for a chance to win “The Film Center,, 2014 Altoona Mirror Calendar Photo Contes. more »»

Curve auction to help Griffith Foundation

August 15, 2013 The Greg and Cathy Griffith Foundation, along with L.R. Webber Associates Inc., will host a silent auction at the Aug. 20 Altoona Curve game. more »»

Bowling, basket event to aid liver fund

August 15, 2013 The “Help Hope Live” Bowling and Basket Raffle will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 24 at Splinters Lanes, 1879 E. Pleasant Valley Blvd., Altoona. more »»

Car, motorcycle events listing

August 15, 2013 Car and motorcycle events for the remainder of 2013 include: Blair County Antique Auto Club cruise-ins — 6 p.m. every Sunday, weather permitting, Sierra North Plaza, behind Friendly’s. more »»

Becky Sheetz golf tournament set for Aug. 22

August 12, 2013 The Altoona Sunrise Rotary Club will hold the 18th annual Becky Sheetz Memorial Golf Tournament on Aug. 22 at Iron Masters Country Club, Roaring Spring. more »»

Students build Tiger Victory Garden

August 6, 2013 HOLLIDAYSBURG — The Spade and Trowel Garden Club, Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania, has selected the Tiger Victory Garden at Hollidaysburg Area Senior High School as its Garden of the Month fo... more »»

Open horse show set for Saturday

August 1, 2013 MARTINSBURG -- The Morrisons Cove Open Horse Show, organized by Classic Ribbons 4-H and Pony Club in conjunction with the Morrisons Cove Dairy Show, will be held at 9 a.m. more »»

Golf tournament to benefit BBBS

July 18, 2013 The 16th annual Sheetz Pepsi Big Brothers Sisters of Blair County Golf Tournament will be held Monday July 22, 2013 at Iron Masters Ore Hill Pa. The tournament's tee time is 1 p.m. more »»

Area fireworks

July 3, 2013 July 3 Huntingdon Start: 9:20 p.m. Set off from the top of Fifth Street The Galleria Mall, Johnstown Start: 9:30 p.m. more »»

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