Upcoming events and activities

Staff Writer

Wednesday, March 30
•The St. Marys Public Library is hosting Easter stories and an egg hunt today.

Thursday, March 31
•The St. Marys Sportsmen’s Club will be hosting a free wildlife nutrition and research seminar Thursday, March 31 at 7 p.m. Join Little Whiskey Girl of Kane as they share their research to the public in a brief presentation. Prizes will be given to everyone in attendance. Want to plant a food plot or learn about minerals needed during different parts of the year to enhance the local wildlife?...come join Little Whiskey Girl.

Friday, April 1
•2016 Elk County Student Art Showcase at the ECCOTA Gallery in Ridgway from 6-9 p.m. The event is part of the organization's First Friday Art Walk and will feature an opening reception. The Gussie Tribute Collection will also be featured which includes a student collection of abstract bowls created by Ridgway Area High School students in honor of Sister Augustine, O.S.B.
•The St. Marys Public Library is hosting Easter stories and an egg hunt today.

Saturday, April 2
•The Ridgway Volunteer Fire Department is holdings its annual Gun Bash today from 4-8 p.m. at the Ridgway Fire Hall. Doors open at 3 p.m. Tickets will be sold at the door. Food and refreshments will be provided. Side raffles on guns all evening. Donation is $15 with proceeds benefiting the Ridgway Fire Dept.
•Come out for a night of grown-up comedy at the Johnsonburg Fire Hall on April 2. Tickets are $20 which includes entrance and soft drinks. Beer and food will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit community improvement projects. Tickets are available at the Johnsonburg Borough office, St. Marys Pharmacy, Cliffe's Prescription Center and The Sweet Shoppe of Kane. Doors open at 7 p.m. with showtime at 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 3
•Chapter 720 invites the public to participate in "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans Day" on Sunday, April 3 from 2-5 p.m. at the Dagus Mines Legion. All veterans and their families are welcome. Food and drinks will be provided by the chapter.