The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

December 9, 2013

Things to Do for Dec. 9, 2013

Herald staff

- — Meetings

• Sharon High School class of 1960 meets for lunch at 1 p.m. Tuesday at The Golden Apple Inn, Broadway Avenue, Wheatland.

All classmates welcome.

• The Past Presidents of the Mercer County Federation of Women’s Club will meet at 12:30 p.m. Dec. 13 in Kobe Japanese Steak House, Hermitage.  

There will be a Christmas gift exchange.

Regrets only: Barbara Rickert, 724-981-5356.

• Mercer High School class of 1955 gathers for lunch at 11:30 a.m. Dec. 11 at the Brass Lantern, Route 18, Transfer.

All classmates and guests are welcome.

Info: 724-662-5072.

• Primetimers, a 55 and over group, meets for fellowship at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Clarks Mills United Methodist Church. Joanne Dobson, will have a skit and speaking on whatever she chooses at 11 a.m. Lunch will be provided at noon.

Info: 724-253-2424.

Holiday event

• Knights of Columbus Council 4003 will hold their annual Christmas party at 2 p.m. Dec. 15 Hermitage Firehall 3, Mercer Avenue.

Info: Mike DeMartinis 724-981-2436, reservations: Dave Thomas 724-342-1378 or John Piatek 724-699-4949.


• The Jamestown Lions will hold a public dinner from 3:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Lions Community Center.

Dinner includes braised steak, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, beverage and dessert.

Takeouts available.

• The Mercer County Historical Society, 119 S. Pitt St., Mercer, holds a book sale Dec. 19-21 during normal business hours and before and after the Christmas Candlelight Concert, the Society plans to offer the public its collection of books produced by the Society, a limited selection of older Mercer County Histories, books that do not meet our mission (Mercer County and surrounding areas), and a variety of other items including, but not limited to, photos and VHS “hit” movies.


• The Mercer County Historical Society presents a program for its Civil War Roundtable titled “Morgan’s Christmas Raid” on Dec. 10. This program will be presented by Jim Carnes. The doors open at 6:30 p.m.; the program starts at 7p.m.

The Civil War Discussion Group is part of the Historical Society’s ongoing efforts to provide programming related to local history. The roundtable meets the second Tuesday of each month from September through May.

Participation in the discussion group is free. The Historical Society’s headquarters is at 119 South Pitt St., Mercer.

Info: Historical Society at 724-662-3490.