June 25, 2021 | Valley views
The children’s department of the Ligonier Valley library has postponed the kite flying day to 1 p.m. on Friday July 2, because the weather forecast is for it to be over 90 degrees on Monday June 28, and this may be dangerous because participants love to run with their kites. .
Kite making and making kits are available, while stocks last, in the children’s department.
It includes everything you need except scissors, tape, and pencils or sharpies. One kit per family / household. You can bring any kite to fly. This event is for all ages.
Library staff will be at Friendship Park around 1:00 p.m. and everyone will be heading to the training ground.
If the weather does not cooperate on July 2, the event will be rescheduled for a safer day.
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âKnow Your Limits: How to End Mandrining and Support Fair Voting Cards,â a short educational workshop open to the public, will be held at 6 pm on Tuesday, June 29 at the Ligonier Valley Diamond Library.
The ten-year redistribution process, the reworking of electoral district maps, began at the PA General Assembly. Local speakers from Fair Districts PA and the League of Women Voters offer a short workshop to help ordinary citizens understand the process and why change is needed.
Participants will learn how gerrymandering harms communities; how constituencies are drawn and how to talk about redistribution reform with lawmakers.
Find out more online at https://fairdistrictspa.com/events/2021/06/29/know-your-boundaries-how-to-end-gerrymandering-and-support-fair-voting-maps
After the workshop, participants will have the opportunity to socialize on the Diamond.
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The Township of Ligonier Recreation Council invites the public to attend the inauguration of the new family fishing platform accessible to disabled people, held in honor of Alan Ludwig at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, June 30, in the Mill Creek Memorial Park, located behind Weller Field.
Ludwig was a teacher in the Ligonier School District for 38 years, a coach, a mentor for many, a friend for all and he loved fishing.
Larry Shew, Chairman of the Recreation Council, said: âAl has been an inspiration on how to live life the right way and it is only fitting that our fishing platform is dedicated to him. “
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Join the Ligonier and Lynne Donnelly Valley Library Children’s Department at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, July 7 for story time at the Loyalhanna Watershed Barn at the intersection of West Main Street and The Road Springer, Ligonier Township.
Participants will experience nature through stories and hands-on activities. This free program is for ages 3-6, but older siblings are welcome.
Call 724-238-6451 to register for this event.
The Ligonier Valley Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a wine tasting, with samples of Danimi and Collefrisio wines accompanied by aperitifs, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 14, at the Loyalhanna Watershed Barn, Old Lincoln Highway West.
Tickets are $ 40 each and can be purchased at the room office at City Hall on Main Street East daily from 9:45 am to 4:30 pm Payments by cash, check or card credit will be accepted. Call the chamber office at 724-238-4200 with any questions or to purchase tickets over the phone.
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The First Responder Wheels and Reels Movie Night will be a double screening showing Ladder 49 and BackDraft on Friday July 16, at the Ligonier Township Volunteer Fire Department, No.1 Waterford, on the grounds of the Fire Hall, Route 711 North .
Come support and celebrate first responders with donations of $ 8 per person or $ 25 per car of four or more people.
Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the movie begins at 9:00 p.m. Concessions will be available.
For more information call 724-238-5270 or email [email protected]
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Buy a restaurant tour book in the VallÃ©e du Ligonier for $ 5 at the office of the Chamber of Commerce of the VallÃ©e du Ligonier, located at the town hall.
Visit each participating restaurant from Thursday July 1 to December 30 to take advantage of the offer and get credit for your stop. When complete, return the book to the bedroom desk by January 7, 2022, to be entered into the draw for two-night accommodation for two in Seven Springs with a free breakfast buffet each morning.
Participating restaurants include Abigail’s Coffeehouse, Carol & Dave’s Roadhouse, Connections CafÃ©, Darlington Inn, El Vaquero Mexicano, Foggy Mountain Lodge & Restaurant, Getaway CafÃ©, Green Gables Restaurant, Kingfisher Coffeehouse, Ligonier Fox’s Pizza Den, Ligonier Tavern and Table, Main Street Wine Bar, Pop’s Pub & Grub Inn, Roman’s Pizzeria, Sharky’s CafÃ©, The Kitchen on Main, The Pier, The Road Toad and Tyler’s Bakery & CafÃ©. Commercial Bank & Trust of PA, Donna Tidwell, G Squared Gallery and McIntire Insurance Services are the event sponsors.
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Ligonier Township continues to pave, weather permitting, on Beech Drive, Gregg Avenue, Hillside Avenue, Laurel Drive, Maple Drive, Ridgeview Drive, Forbes Drive, Hermitage Circle, Oakview Drive, St. Clair Circle, Tall Timber Drive and Westview Drive.
Allow for delays and temporary closures in your schedule.
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