By NANCY HENRY
Conn-Area Catholic School will hold a Ladies’ Day Out vendor fair from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday in the school gymnasium. The event features many women’s products, Pampered Chef, Sabika Jewelry, thirty-one, Mary Kay Cosmetics, Excursions Salon, Orgami Owl, Tastefully Simple, Averysgrace Boutique, Lisa’s Crystal Jewelry, Corner Star Farm, Initials Inc., Draybella Salon, Med Express and more. Admission is $3 per person, which includes a complimentary beverage and one ticket for the mega basket raffle. There will also be a Chinese auction and 50/50 drawing. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. For more information, call Kristin Baker at the school office at 724-628-5090.
Saturday, a delicious baked ham dinner will be available from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Christian Church of Connellsville, 212 S. Pittsburgh St. The meal includes parsley potatoes, sweet and sour green beans, cole slaw, dinner roll and your choice of a homemade dessert. Tickets are available at the door. Cost for adults to eat is $7 and $4 for children ages 5 to 11. The following Sunday church members will hold Trunk-or-Treat from 3 to 4 p.m. Oct. 27 in the church parking lot. The community is invited to both events.
If you are looking to have some good old country fun, The Barn of Praise Ministry located at 207 Hill Farm Road, Dunbar (below Monarch) will hold a Country Western Night Saturday. Activities will begin at 5 p.m. with food and a bonfire followed by square dancing at 7 p.m. with Dave Dahl calling the dance. Also there will be horseshoes, lasso contest and horse and donkey rides. You are welcome to wear western attire and to bring your favorite covered dish. Admission is free. For more information, call 724-205-4152 or 724-626-8186.
As the planning continues for the Oct. 26 Running Dead Zombie Run, don’t forget you can also attend BOO in East Park, activities at the Carnegie Free Library, a scavenger hunt at the Connellsville Community Center and the The Running Dead Horror Movie Marathon that day. The movie marathon will be held at the Edwin Porter and will take place after the race.