Upcoming events and activities

Staff Writer

Monday, Aug. 22
•The St. Marys Public Library is hosting Storytime on Monday, Aug. 22 from 10-11 a.m. and 6:30-7:30 p.m. Youngsters can stop by to play, sing, listen to stories, make crafts, participate in other activities, and enjoy a snack.

Wednesday, August 24
•First day of the 2016-17 school year in the St. Marys Area School District.

Thursday, Aug. 25
•Elk County Catholic High School will host its annual Family Picnic on Thursday, Aug. 25 from 4:30-9:15 p.m.
•A Farmer’s Market is bing held in the Fox Township Community Park from 4-6 p.m. Thursdays in June through October.
•There will be a meeting of the executive committee of the North Central Pennsylvania Regional Planning and Development Commission starting at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24 in the North Central conference room located at 49 Ridgmont Dr., Ridgway.

Friday, Aug. 26
•The St. Marys Quarterback Club will hold their annual Sausage Sale on Friday, August 26 from 10 a.m. until sold out in the parking lot next to St. Marys Insurance, 301 Depot St. Sausage sandwiches will be available for $5. No deliveries, take-outs only.
•St. Marys Area High School will host Meet the Dutch night will be held Friday, Aug. 26 from 7:30-9 p.m. at Dutch Country Stadium.

Saturday, Aug. 27
•The First United Methodist Church will host a BBQ and Kick Up Your Heels event on Saturday, August 27 at the United Methodist Pavilion, on 871 South Michael Road.
Serving starts at 4 p.m. until sold out. Music is from 5- 8 p.m. Line and polka dancing will be demonstrated and taught. The meal and dance is $15. Proceeds to benefit the Church's Enclosure fund. For more information, call 834-3189.

Sunday, August 28
•The St. Marys Cavaliers will be holding a chicken barbecue at the St. Marys Church Annex parking lot on Church Street on Sunday, August 28 from 10:30 a.m. until sold out. Drive through service is provided so there is no need to get out of your vehicle. Enjoy a delicious dinner and support the youth of the area at the same time.