Ohiopyle State Park
Ohiopyle State Park encompasses about 19,052 acres. The focal point is the more than 14 miles of the Youghiogheny River Gorge. Cross-country skiing 33.9 miles of trails. A hill in the Sugarloaf Snowmobile and Mountain Bike Area, adjacent to the parking area suitable for sledding. Snowmobiling the 15.9 miles of the Sugarloaf Trail System and Pressley Ridge Trail. Ohiopyle State Park Hiking & Biking Trails, white water rafting, kayaking, fly fishing and rock climbing.
April 13 Project, “Becca's Gift Basket” taught by Bev Geller. This is an advanced beginner level basket on a Sharp D Handle. Basketweavers Guild of Bedford County meets at 9 a.m. the second Saturday of each month at the Everett Church of the Brethren, 119 E. Second St., Everett. www.BedfordBasketGuild.com.
Tree and plant sale
The Conservation District 41st annual Tree and Plant Sale catalog includes Black Eyed Susans, blueberry and strawberry plants, spruce and pine seedlings, fruit and shade trees and wildlife boxes. New varieties among the fruit trees and flowers are available and more ornamental trees have been added. To receive a catalog, call the District office at 814-472-2120 or email email@example.com. Facebook and the county website: http://www.co.cambria.pa.us/conservation-district.aspx. The deadline is 4 p.m. March 22 with payment. Orders must be picked up from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. April 12 at the Cambria County Fairgrounds.
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Foundation Puttapalooza 3 mini-golf tournament March 22. Registration 5 p.m. Shotgun start 6 p.m. Penn Highlands Community College, 101 Community College Way, Johnstown. Bring your own putter and golf ball. Prizes for top teams, 18 holes, food and drinks, ticket auction. 814-262-6499. firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Lutheran Church
Tuesday noon recitals and luncheons at First Lutheran Church, 415 Vine St., Johnstown. Recitals are followed at 12:30 p.m. with a light lunch. March 26 Robert Lacovic, organ. 814-536-7521. www.firstlutheran.info. Email email@example.com.
Winter Jazz 2013 Rockapella — Motown and More 7:30 p.m. March 22. U.S. Air Force Band and Singing Sergeants 7:30 p.m. April 1. Fiddler on the Roof 7:30 p.m. April 7. River City Brass Band — Big Band & Doo-Wop Brass 7:30 p.m. April 12. Ringgold Band & Messiah College Jazz Ensemble 7:30 p.m. April 18. The DePue Brothers 7:30 p.m. April 19. Popovich Comedy PET Theater 7:30 p.m. May 2. The Four Freshmen 7:30 p.m. May 10. Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center, Johnstown. 800-846-2787. www.upjarts.org.
Richland Performing Arts
The Recessionals Jazz Band Go for Broke Tour 7 p.m. March 23. Electrify Your Strings 7:30 p.m. April 2. School House Rock — Live! 7 p.m. April 26-27. Way Off Broadway, A Musical Tribute to Broadway Live in Concert 7 p.m. May 19. Richland Performing Arts Center, One Academic Ave., Johnstown. 814-269-0300. www.richlandpac.com.
The Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Johnstown is in the Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown. 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. 814-269-7234 or www.sama-art.org.
Community Arts Center
Book sale 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 25-27. The Community Arts Center of Cambria County is at 1217 Menoher Blvd., Johnstown. Adult and children’s classes and workshops. www.caccc.org. Hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. www.johnstowncameraclub.org.
Bottleworks Ethnic Arts Center
Fifth annual Children’s Book Festival of Johnstown March 22-24. Animal Tales theme. Authors/illustrators Nick Bruel and Suzanne Bloom and singer Charlotte Blake Alston. Exhibit of student artwork to April 12. A weekend watercolor workshop with Bill Perry, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 6 and 7. Bring paints, paper, brushes and bag lunch. Register 814-536-5399. firstname.lastname@example.org. You Can Sketch! 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 13 and 14. Instructor, Marcene Glover. Bring a bag lunch. Creative Brain Boost! 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 27 and 28. Instructor Marcene Glover. Bring a bag lunch. Bottle Works Ethnic Arts Center, 411 Third Ave., Johnstown, 814-536-5399. www.bottleworks.org.