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The 2nd annual Riyo’s Rock & Ride for Autism will be Sunday August 24th leaving from Barnhart’s on Mill Run Road in Altoona.  Registration is 8:30am with kickstands up at 11:30.  It ends at La Ferme Rouge in Patton with dinner at 5:30 and live music from White Shadow, Jerry Carnicella and Beatlemaniacs starting 6:30.  Registration the day of is $25.  For information call 935-8840 
The Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired will have a FREE Prevention of Blindness Screening and Educational Program 10:30am Tuesday August 26th at Blair Senior Services 1320 12th Avenue in Altoona.  For information or to schedule a free preschool or adult screening, call 944-2021
Operation Our Town and Blair Drug and Alcohol Partnerships will have a Town Hall Meeting 7pm Thursday August 28th at the Casino at Lakemont on Understanding How Legalizing Marijuana Could Negatively Affect the Community.  The forum is free, open to the public and for adults only
The Blair County Antique Auto Club and the City of Altoona with host the 8th Annual Downtown Cruise from 2 to 8pm Saturday August 30th.  There’ll be live music by Band of Gold and food sold by local charities.  Donation to cruise is $3, and proceeds benefit the Back Packs for Kids Program.  For information call 943-1939
Blue Knob State Park near Imler is hosting an Apple Cider Making Class using a Cider Press 7pm Saturday August 30th at the Buck Hill Ampitheatre.  For information call 276-3576
Burgi’s Low Life Riders 11th Annual Charity Ride will be Sunday August 31st to benefit Brielle Harmon, Lincoln Duvall and Dominick DeVechhis.  Registration starts 10am at Underdog’s and the Wolf Furniture Distribution Center in Bellwood, opening ceremonies are at 11:10 with kickstands up at Noon.  The ride ends at the Brush Mountain Sportsmen’s Club with dinner and live bands.  Cost is $20 per rider.  For information call 937-5804 or log onto the Burgi’s Low Life Riders Facebook page
The Penn State Altoona Film Series kicks off the Fall 2014 season with The Wizard of Oz 6pm Sunday August 31st at the Devorris Downtown Center.  Admission, popcorn and soda are free
The Hollidaysburg Community Band will give a Free Concert 6pm Labor Day Monday Night, September 1st at Canal Basin Park in Hollidaysburg.  Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Rain location is the First United Methodist Church at Allegheny and Jones Streets
The Blair/Clearfield Association for the Blind is having a Ham & Cheese Sandwich Sale, with deliveries of orders of 6 more sandwiches on Monday September15th.  Cost is $3 each, and orders are due by Noon Friday the 5th by calling 944-2021
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics August 25th-29th 2014
Monday August 25th James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday August 26th David Ickes Wednesday August 27th including The Blair County Antique...
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Dial N Deal - August 22nd 2014
Aloe Plants 12 in small pots - $1 each 8 in one crock - $8 Sue, Hollidaysburg 695-1474 Love Seat white, with design, 8 years old, but brand-new condition, rarely used - $150 Betty, Altoona 949-9022 Harley-Davidson Saddle Bags leather,...
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The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics - August 18th-22nd 2014
Monday August 18th Steve Willett Super-Sized 9am to Noon Tuesday August 19th [Doug's back] David Ickes Wednesday August 20th Dr. Gabe Mirkin Dr. Dr. Gabe Mirkin on Fitness & Health Facebook page Dr. Mirkin on...
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