Choral concerts planned in Dawson church
If you have never heard a choral concert in the beautiful sanctuary of the Philip G. Cochran Memorial United Methodist Church, now is the time. Choral groups love to perform there, where the music reverberates from 40-foot-high stone architecture with sound that is beautiful and moving. The Greater Scottdale Choral Society will perform at 7 p.m. Monday at the church. One week later on April 28, the Uniontown Chorale will perform. Each concert is approximately one hour long. There is no admission cost for either of these incredible concerts. A freewill offering will be accepted. Refreshments will be served after each concert. Please plan to attend any or all of these very special events. You will be warmly welcomed.
• The Perry-Lower Tyrone Class of 1957 reunion committee will meet at Grille 51 at 5:30 p.m. Thursday. Final plans are being made for the 57th class reunion on June 28 at Cedar Creek Park. The class will hold a pizza party at the Sons of Italy on June 27.
• The Lower Tyrone Men will hold its biannual meeting on April 26 at Miedel's Restaurant in Connellsville. The time is 9 a.m. for breakfast. This from group coordinator Ron Enos: “Some women asked me if they could attend. I thought about it and could not find one reason why women would not be welcome. This is a time for everyone who would like to join us and have a good time talking about the old days. Growing up in Lower Tyrone and Dawson was quite an experience and there are many stories still out there. I encourage everyone to bring along any old pictures or memorabilia to share with the group. There will be a pre-showing of the 2014 DVD that will be officially out in early June. It is hoped to have copies for sale at $5 and will go to a nonprofit organization at the choosing of the Lower Tyrone Men. Hope to see you there! For more information, call 877-443-1910 or email email@example.com.”
• Vanderbilt United Methodist Church will hold a community flea market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9 and 10. There will be baked goods and soup and sandwiches available for purchase. You can set up a table for $10 and sell whatever you want, toys, clothing, household items, linens, etc. To reserve a table, call Lizzy Hanan at 724-529-2546 or Patti Lint at 724-529-236.
• The Ladies Auxiliary will host a flea market/bake sale at the fire hall from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 10.
• The Ladies Auxiliary to the Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department will hold a soup and sandwich lunch on May 20 (Primary Election Day) at the Franklin Township Community Center. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
• Local food bank distributions will be held as follows:
— East Liberty Presbyterian Church of Vanderbilt, from 10 a.m. until noon Thursday.
— Produce for the People, Fayette County Fairgrounds, from 10 a.m. until noon May 8. New registration will begin 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.
• Dawson Volunteer Fire Co. will hold its regular monthly meeting at 7 p.m. May 5 in the fire station. All members are urged to attend.
Just a gentle reminder, Mother's Day is fast approaching, this year it is on May 11.
If you have an item for this column, give me a call at 724-529-7927, email at firstname.lastname@example.org or drop me a line at 276 Banning Road, Dawson, PA 15428 by 6 p.m. Tuesday so I may prepare my column for the following week.
Keep smiling and have a great week.
Beth Lynn is a Lower Tyrone Township resident.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Dunbar continues clean-up efforts after flood
- Parade of Mustangs to kick off Connellsville’s Mum Festival
- Fayette County communities proceed with proposed land bank to fight blight
- 30 days to decide fate of WCVI
- Fayette SPCA closure causes void
- Fayette commissioners clash over jail options
- Connellsville walkers get dose of railroad talk, tracing trains’ track
- ATV accident leaves North Union man in critical condition
- Connellsville library director on move
- Uniontown man will serve prison term for arson