“Behavioral Issues and Safety Tips” at the next Brookville Area Dementia Support Group held at 2:30 p.m., Monday, Dec. 10 at the Penn Highlands Brookville Education Conference Center, Brookville. This support group is free to attend. It is co-sponsored by PH Brookville, WRC Senior Services, Jefferson County Area Agency on Aging and Jefferson Manor Health Center.
The Coping With Loss Support Group, sponsored by Penn Highlands Community Nurses Hospice, will meet at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 11, in suite 100 of the Dr. Samuel J. Waterworth Medical Building located at 1033 Turnpike Avenue, Clearfield. This program is open to any individual experiencing the loss of a loved one.
"Questions and Answers" will be the topic of this month’s Cardiac Support Group at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11. The meeting will be held in the Fugate Room on the second floor of Penn Highlands DuBois West, 100 Hospital Ave., DuBois. Sponsored by The Heart Center of PH DuBois, this group is for those who have been diagnosed with heart disease or are the family member or caregiver of someone with heart disease.
The Sleep Health Support Group – formerly the Penn Highlands DuBois Snore Patrol – will meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11. The topics will be “What’s new in sleep apnea equipment” and “Using and caring for your CPAP equipment.” Both topics will be covered by Janet Brown from Respironics. Held in the second floor waiting room of the DuBois Community Medical Building, 621 S. Main St., DuBois, it is for anyone who has sleep apnea or other sleep issues.
The annual Christmas bake sale at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church in DuBois will be held on Saturday, Dec. 15 from 8:30 until 11 a.m. Nutrolls, baklava, cookies (including gluten-free)!
Scrooge in Rouge is a hilarious, quick-change, cross-dressing version of the Charles Dickens classic! When almost all the performers get food poisoning, what else are the remaining three actors supposed to do? The Clearfield CAST Theater will be performing the show Dec. 6-8 at 7:30, as well as Dec. 13-15. Adults are $12 and students are $10.
It's an old-fashioned Christmas classic! The actors at the Reitz Theater in DuBois are presenting the 1939 radio version of A Christmas Carol on Dec. 7, 8, 13, 14, and 15 at 7:30 p.m., and Dec. 9 at 2. Sample foods from Charlies before the show on the Dec. 7, and see a sign language interpretation alongside the show on Dec. 8. Tickets are $12 for adults, $10 students/seniors.
Learn about all the types of furbearing mammals Pennsylvania has to offer! The Elk Country Visitor Center in Benezette is hosting a learning day on Sunday, Dec. 16 from 2 until 3:30 p.m. Touch and feel the pelts of each animal as we discuss what makes them all unique. Learn about the fascinating ecology of what we know as the Pennsylvania Fur Bearers.
The Queen of the World Parish Choir from St. Marys will be coming to DuBois on Sunday, Dec. 16 for a Christmas concert. Come to the DuBois Village on Dec. 16 at 1:30 to hear the free concert. The choir, under the director of Stephen Toney, will present an afternoon featuring works by English composer, John Rutter. Bring the family and celebrate the season!
Celebrate the many moods of Christmas; immerse yourself in the heavenly joy of the holiday season in a captivating concert. Celtic Angels Christmas is coming to the DuBois Middle School on Sunday, Dec. 16, starting at 3 p.m. Cost is included in your DuBois Concert Association membership. If you are not a member currently, you will need to become one to attend the concert.