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SS.C.D. Lawn Festival in full gear

August 4, 2012

Emily Dobbins is shown playing the Disk Drop Game at the SS.C.D. Lawn Festival on Friday. The festival continues through Sunday on the church grounds on West Mahoning Street. (Photo by Larry McGuire of The Punxsutawney Spirit)

By Larry McGuire
Of The Spirit

PUNXSUTAWNEY — The Saints Cosmas and Damian (SS.C.D.) Lawn Festival continues today and Sunday with a variety of events scheduled including the Alumni Social.

Frank Hetrick, chairman of the festival, said the annual Alumni Social is tonight from 7 to 9 p.m. in Wienker Auditorium.

All graduates of SS.C.D. High School, including those who finished at Punxsutawney High School; SS.C.D. Grade School ; 8th grade graduates and Saint Adrian graduates are welcome, he said, adding that one must be 21 to attend.

Other events for today:

• Jim Barnoff's Open Mike night, featuring various artists, acoustic guitars and songs.

Sunday's events:

• 11 to 4 p.m. — Buffet Dinner — Wienker Auditorium — Menu: Baked ham, breaded chicken, meatballs, stuffed cabbage, penne pasta in spaghetti sauce, augratin potatoes, buttered potatoes, buttered corn, tossed salad and dinner rolls.

• 12 to 3 p.m. — Parish Health Ministry Fair — Auditorium.

• 12 to 6 p.m. — Polka Mike WECZ AM 1540 live remote broadcast.

• 6 to 7:15 p.m. — Instrumental Quartet: Big Bands, polkas, 50s/60s and more on the festival stage.

• 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. — The Sharp Tones on the festival stage.

• 11 p.m. — Grand Prize Drawings

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