The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

November 13, 2013

Things to do from Nov. 13, 2013

Herald staff

- — Meetings

• Hickory High School class of 1960 meets for lunch at noon Saturday at Muscarella’s Cafe Italia, 500 Main St., Sharpsville.

• Mercer County Toastmasters Club gathers at 6:15 p.m. today in conference room 2 of UPMC Horizon, 2200 Memorial Drive, Farrell.

Meetings last approximately one hour and guests are welcome to attend. Toastmasters offers a proven and an enjoyable way to practice communication and leadership skills. Toastmasters is a nonprofit organization with more than 280,000 members in 13,500 clubs in 116 countries.

Details, visit the Mercer County Club’s website at or call Club Treasurer Ruth Ray at 724-658-4138.

• West Middlesex High School class of 1970 gathers for lunch at 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Ferrera’s Taste of Italy 869 E. State St. Sharon.

All classmates and friends are welcome.

• Primetimers, a 55 and over group, will meet at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 19 for fellowship at Clarks Mills United Methodist Church. At 11 a.m. Fran Bires from McKeever Environmental Center, Sandy Lake, will speak and show a video of his European trip this summer. There will be a Thanksgiving dinner at noon.

Info: 724-253-4987.

Arts & crafts

• iXL Rehab & Fitness Center sponsors a winter craft fair and Chinese auction from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at 193 N. Erie St., Mercer.

Proceeds will benefit the Creative Learning Christian School in Mercer.   


• Greenville Area Historical Society invites the public to a lecture series at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Zion’s Reformed Church, Main Street.

Bill Fagley will be speaking on the history of the Lion’s Club and its role in the community.

Refreshments afterwards.


Bake sales

• St. Anthony Church, Sherman Ave., is having a fall bread sale. Orders are to be picked up between 3 and 6 p.m. Nov. 26.

Order will be taken for apple and pumpkin pies, plain or raisin bread and cinnamon rolls.

To order, call 724-981-0281 or 1-330-448-4577.

• Holy Cross Church, Maple Drive, Hermitage, will be selling pumpkin rolls from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every Wednesday at the church. Pumpkin rolls are $12.

Orders can be placced by calling 724-346-9937 on Wednesday mornings or at


• Stoneboro Lion’s Club holds its 65th Annual Pancake and Whole Hog Sausage Supper Nov. 23. Serving is 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. in the cafeteria of Lakeview High School.

The all-you-can-eat dinner is served with juice, coffee, tea, milk and homemade cookies, so take your best appetite and join us for a great dinner.

Cost is $8 for adults in advance or $8.50 at the door and children younger than 12 is $3.50 in advance or $4 at the door. Tickets available from any Lion’s member.

The whole hog sausage (prepared by the Lion’s) served to guests is from a 654-year-old secret recipe developed over the years from our charter Lion’s members. This well guarded recipe along with our pancake and genuine buckwheat cakes grilled to a golden perfection will please any appetite.

Also available will be packages of freezer-ready whole hog sausage at the door for $3.50 per one-pound package or two for $7 to take home for your freezer.

• Club Pet Adoption holds a fundraiser, “The Heat is On,” from noon to 6 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Sharon American Legion, 1395 E. State St., Sharon. There will be a Chinese auction and a bake sale. Winning tickets drawn at 6 p.m.

All proceeds will go to heating the kennels at the shelter this winter.

To donate baskets, baked goods or for more information, call Kayleen Cubbal at 724-944-3390 or

• Jamestown Lion’s will be holding their 18th public dinner froom 3:30 to 7 p.m. today at the Jamestown Lion’s Community Center.

Dinner will be chicken and biscuits, mashed potatoes, mixed vegetables, beverage and dessert. Takeouts available.

• Kennedy Catholic High School’s Student Council will host a sit-down spaghetti dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 24 in the school’s cafeteria, Hermitage.

Menu includes meatballs provided by Christopher’s at Oak Tree Country Club, salad, bread and beverage.

Dinner is $7. Takouts available. Tickets may be purchased in advance by stopping at the school between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.

There will also be a Chinese auction and bake sale.

All proceeds benefit student programs and events.