What’s Happening This Week and Next in the DuBois Area

Paint and Play School-Enrollment Open House Monday Aug 5th, TuesdayAug 6th and Wednesday Aug 7th.  Kicking off our 5th school year in our Nelson’s Golden Years Location. Offering Pre- K Classes as well as Before and After School, for Pre-K and Elementary Age Children. See our facility, make a craft and meet the staff. Enrollment packets and Scholarship information available. Enroll now! Classes Begin Aug 23rd. Contact us to set up your personal tour. Phone 371-7215, email or message us on Facebook.

Super322 Drive-In Double Feature Weekend August 8, 9, 10 & 11 Fast &Furies (PG13) and Hobbs & Shaw (PG13). Our second feature will be Yesterday (PG13). Box office opens at 7:30; show at dusk. Admission is $8 for adults; $4 for children 11 and under. For more information visit

The Annual Goodwill Golf Classic- Will be held on Monday, August 12that Beechwoods Golf Course in Falls Creek, PA. Registration starts at 10:00am, Shot Gun Start 11:30am, and Dinner immediately following. Cost to play is: individuals $100, Team $400 and Tee Sponsors $200. Lunch, snacks and beverages will also be provided. For sponsor & registration forms, contact Alicia J. Shaw at 814-371-2821 or

DuBois Central Catholic 2019 Golf Classic will be held on Friday,September 6th at the Beechwoods Golf Course, 1618 Airport Rd. Falls Creek, PA. Registration is from Noon to 1:00pm, Tee-off at 1:15pm and Dinner & prizes starting at 5:30pm. For more information please contact Gwen Auman at 814-372-3882 or email  Sponsorships are available!!!

10th Annual Penn State DuBois Golf Benefit hosted by DuBois Educational Foundation, Riverview Bank and Advanced Disposal.Friday September 20th at DuBois Country Club. 4-person scramble. 11:30am Registration and lunch. 1:00pm shotgun start. Hole in one sponsored by Johnson Subaru. To be a sponsor or to register your team please contact Ken Nellis, Athletic Director, phone 814-375-4857. Credit cards accepted.

Join us for the 2019 Tri County Walk to End Alzheimer’s the walk will be held on Sunday, October 6th at the DuBois City Park. Registration begins at 1:00pm. You can register a team at A team can be as small as one person. New this year is, “Strut your mutt”. Bring your furry friend. If you have any questions call Marcy Murphy at 814 541-6543.

Downtown DuBois Farmers Market- Sponsored by Casteel Chiropractic Center – Early season is a great time to support the Farmers Market every Saturday, NOW thru October from 8am – 11am in the Pershing parking lot near Luigi’s parking lot. Also, we’re always looking for new vendors of locally sourced and grown produce, home-made baked goods, hand crafted items, soaps, etc. Facebook message @downtowndubois or call 371-3064 for more info.

Backpack School Supply Drive – DONATIONS NEEDED – H&R Block is hosting a backpack-school supply drive for children in the DuBois-Brockway Area School District. Help kids succeed by donating new backpacks and/or school supplies for local K -12 students. NOW – August 15th. Donations accepted at: H&R Block (DuBois). If H&R Block is closed, please leave your donation at State Representative Matt Gabler’s office. Cash is being accepted and will aid in the purchase of backpacks or school supplies. Backpack and school supplies will be delivered to area schools on August 19th prior to the onset of the 2019-2020 school year commencement. For more information, please call H & R Block at 814)371-2061.       

SAM – Service Access & Management, Inc. is currently seeking a Mental Health Blended Case Manager. Duties include: Linking individuals to community resources, monitoring service delivery, and Supporting individuals in Mental Health Recovery Benefits Include: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Flexible Schedule, Generous Paid Time off Package, and more! Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Psychology or related field or Associates degree with 2 years’ experience working in the Mental Health field. Apply on line now at:

2019 Summer Music Fest- At DuBois City Park sponsored by the City of DuBois. Come out and enjoy an evening of live music! All programs are at the DuBois City Park at the Edward V. Cherry Amphitheater starting at 7 pm. In case of inclement weather, we will try to reschedule. There are bleacher seats available for 100 people or bring your own lawn chair. August 1-14th, Street Jazz Band. For more information call 814-371-2000 or

August Afternoons at the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center. Every day from August 5-24, drop by the Weather Discovery Centerbetween 11-3 to enjoy a free activity with regular admission. Each week will feature a different weather topic that you’ll explore by performing experiments or making a craft to take home. Regular admission is $7 per person, children 2 and under free. Hours are 10 a.m. -4 p.m.

You’re invited to “Providers Resource Network”, Luigi’s Villa (880 West Weber Avenue, DuBois) Wednesday, August 7th at 11:30am. Let’s integrate all services in our networking group! Please feel free to invite providers from all areas of mental health, D&A, IDD, and physical health. Join us in sharing business cards, networking tips, and upcoming information about your business! We look forward to seeing you there. Feel free to call me if you have any questions. RSVP is appreciated. Marcy Murphy Penn Highlands Healthcare DuBois Community Relations Specialist (814)

Eight Basic Principles of Life & Success hosted by Square One Community. July 31, August 7, and August 14th, 6:00pm to 7:00pm. Instructors will be Peggy Caruso of Life coaching & Beyond and Linda Weis, Owner of Linda Weis State Farm. This will be held at 1590 Kiwanis Trail DuBois, PA 15801. Limited availability so sign up today at Michael@SQ1.Community.

DuBois Village Personal Care Community is hosting our 3rd and final summer concert for 2019 on Friday, August 9th from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm. Scott Allegretto and Heather Olson are together again. As always, admission is free and it’s open to the public. Please bring a lawn chair and a friend for this fun outside concert. Questions? Call Darla at 814-375-5483. 

The Bucktail Council, BSA is excited to host the 46th Annual Bucktail Classic on Friday, August 9, 2019 at Pinecrest Country Club in Brookville. This event helps to provide opportunities through Scouting to over 1500 youth in our area to become better leaders, citizens and to show them how important it is to give back to their communities. We have several different ways that you can partner with us to make this event a success.  Please check out our website and brochure located at There are several opportunities to be a sponsor at several different levels. Please take time to look this over and should you have questions, please contact Gregg Bennett at 814-371-5650. The Bucktail Council covers Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Jefferson and the Western portion of Centre County. As always, thank you for partnering with us to bring the Scouting program to local youth!

WRC presents Cork & Fork, 2019! Wine, Brew, and Food walk, a WRC Senior Services Fundraising Event. Saturday, August 10th, featuring tastings of the best wines, beers, and spirits from across Western and Central Pennsylvania. Pair your drinks with the many delectable food options prepared by the Bistro at Water Run. Entry $35 Adult Audience only 4pm to 8pm. For tickets and information, call 814-849-1205 or visit

Coaching Workshop – Join us for a relaxing event to connect with coaches who specialize in life coaching, wellness, executive and personal development. This event will be held at Life Coaching and Beyond, 1590 Kiwanis Trail, Dubois, PA. Join us on Saturday, August 10th from 1:00-4:00 pm or Thursday, August 29th from 5:00- 7:00 pm. Please contact Julie Auman at 814-594-8858 OR Nikki Iozzo at 814-335-4821 to reserve your spot with an investment of $10 by Tuesday, August 6th.

The Clearfield Arts Studio Theatre, Inc. (CAST) is excited to once again be offering its annual Seeds of Art Summer Camp for local students. The dates of this year’s camp are August 12-16. The morning session will run from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon. The afternoon session will run from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Both sessions will be the same, and students can only register for one session. Only 45 students will be accepted into each session, and each session is already half full. Eligible students will be entering grades 2 through 7. Registration is $50 per student, or $40 per student with families who have more than one student participating. Registrations will be accepted at the CAST office on Monday, August 5 from 5:30-6:30. Registration forms and payment can also be mailed to CAST at PO Box 613, Clearfield, PA 16830. Deadline to register is Friday, August 9. For more information, and to download a registration packet, visit or call (814) 765-4474. The Clearfield Arts Studio Theatre, Inc. can also be found on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. CAST is a nonprofit arts center located at 112 E Locust Street in the heart of Downtown Clearfield, PA. 

NWIRC and North Central Launchbox present a FREE 2-hour education on August 13th, 9am to 11am in the Penn State DEF Building of Penn State DuBois, 1 College Place. Practice a pattern of practical scientific thinking to use your everyday quest for continuous improvement. The Improvement Kata is hitting the road making it a perfect opportunity for manufacturing companies and educators in the region to learn and experience Kata first-hand! Engages all employees in deliberate and daily practice of continuous improvement. Enables teams to navigate together toward the same goals. Addresses obstacles and develop solutions. Promotes measuring and evaluating the impact of many improvement efforts. Creates a pattern that becomes habit or second nature. Facilitator, Tom Weible. For more information

After taking a year off we are back!!!! Please join us on August 16,2019 for the 33rd Annual North Central Golf Classic. This year’s event will begin at 9am (shotgun start) and be a scramble format at Beechwoods Golf Course, 1618 Airport Road, Falls Creek. Cost is $75 per golfer (includes 18 holes, cart, golf fees, prizes, beverages, lunch & dinner. 1 Mulligan included with each registration. Hole sponsorships available for $100 (Includes personalized hole sign with your company logo), please contact us at (814.773.3162). 

Don’t miss Laurel Mountain Wineries “Sunset at the Winery” featuring local guitarists, classic rock, and folk music, Saturday, August 17th, 7pm, Dos Hombres, and Saturday, August 31st, 7pm, Second Street. $5.00 per person, Summer Snacks and Wine Tasting. Catered Food – additional cost. Save the date for our Annual Cider Pressing & tasting, Sunday, October 13th, noon to 5pm. Laurel Mountain Winery, between DuBois and Brockway off Rt 219. Phone 814-371-7022.

Children’s Aid Society in Clearfield County Children’s Aid Society’s Adoption and Foster Care Training and Support Group will hold sessions the third Monday of each month from 6-8 p.m. at 1008 South Second Street, Clearfield. The program is held in conjunction with the Relatives as Parents Program. The schedule of topics is as follows: Aug. 19, “A Dad’s Story: Birthparent Perspective;” Sept. 16, “Preparing a Will;” Oct. 21, “Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder:” Nov 18, “Amy Finn, Child Psychologist;” and Dec. 16, “Holiday Party.” Participants receive training on relevant topics and can meet families who share similar joys and concerns. Each free session includes a light dinner, child care, training hours, and family activities. For more information, call 765-2686 ext. 204 or visit

Save the date for the 5th Annual Dwight “Skip” Koerber memorial golf tournament, Friday, August 23rd, 2019 at the Clearfield/Curwensville Country Club. Al proceeds from this event will donated to the Clearfield Soccer Association. For more information, call 814-768-7838.

The Parkside Community Center will be having a Junk in the Trunk saleon Saturday, August 31st 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Labor Day weekend). They are currently looking for vendors. The cost to rent a space is $15 for a parking space outside and $20 for a table inside. Spaces are limited to a first come first serve basis. Please call 371-4000 to reserve your space.

Your BIG idea could be worth BIG BUCKS! There’s up to $50,000 on the line! You don’t need to be an inventor, scientist, or historic statesmen like Ben Franklin in order to win this year’s BIG IDEA contest. BenFranklin Technology Partners is looking for tech entrepreneurs, developers, or small manufacturers who are creating innovative new products, processes, or software applications. It’s easy to qualify and even easier to apply. for the details and entry form. For questions about the contest or application process, phone John Siggins at 814-865-2879 or email Jill Edwards at Deadline is September 4, 2019.

An OSHA – 30 Hour General Industry Training sponsored by Direct Workforce Care and DMS Safety Consultants will be held on September 10th, 11th,and 12th, 8:00am to 5:00pmThis training will be held at Homewood Suites in DuBois located at 15 Industrial Drive. Cost per participant is $450 and class is limited to 40 people. Continental breakfast and lunch are provided every day. To register, call 814-771-7174.

BLINGO Designer Purse & Cash Bingo will be held Saturday, Sept. 21from 1- 4 p.m. at the Punxsutawney Eagles Club, second floor. Play 16 bingo games to win designer purses and the final Big Purse prize of $1000 cash! Ticket includes 16 Blingo games, heavy appetizers, sweets and non-alcoholic beverages. (Cash bar available.) Additional games of chance held throughout the event for purses and other prizes. Less than 200 tickets available for purchase so get yours today at $35 per person from the Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center or by calling 814-938-1000 with MC, VISA, DISC. More information at Proceeds benefit the Weather Discovery Center

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