Ferguson Township - Community Calendar http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us Calendar feed for Ferguson Township - Community Calendar Mon, 15 Oct 2018 23:21:37 GMT Oct 15 - Citizens' Police Academy http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=83317 <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Citizen_Academy_Flyer_SC_2018_1.jpg" style="display: block;margin:0 auto 0 auto; text-align:center;" /><br /> <br /> Ferguson Township Police are participating in the Citizens&#39; Police Academy, a free series of community events that provide an opportunity to learn about local policing in a fun and safe environment. Sessions will meet on Monday nights <strong>October 15 through December 10</strong>.</p> <p>Open to everyone 18 years and older, subject to a background check.</p> <p><strong>Register by October 1 at this link:</strong> <strong><a href="http://www.bit.ly/applycpa" target="_blank">www.bit.ly/applycpa</a><br /> <br /> <a href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Citizen_Academy_Flyer_SC_2018_2.jpg" target="_blank" title="Citizens' Police Academy Flyer">Citizens&#39; Police Academy Flyer</a></strong></p> <p><br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> Mon, 15 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Oct 16 - CATABUS Community Meeting http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=83453 <p>CATA staff will host a CATABUS community meeting at <strong>5 pm Tuesday, October 16, in the State College Municipal Building Community Room, 243 South Allen Street, State College.</strong></p> <p><br /> The meeting is an annual event aimed at gathering community ideas and suggestions regarding CATABUS (Community and Campus) service.<br /> <br /> <em><strong>(A similar community meeting will be held at 5 pm Tuesday, November 20, for those wishing to express ideas and input on CATARIDE service.)</strong></em><br /> <br /> If you cannot attend, but wish to have your suggestions or viewpoints presented at the meeting, comments may be directed to:<br /> <br /> <strong>L. Eric Bernier, Director of Information Services<br /> Centre Area Transportation Authority<br /> 2081 W. Whitehall Road, State College, PA 16801<br /> <a href="mailto:ebernier@catabus.com">ebernier@catabus.com</a></strong><br /> <strong>(814) 238-2282 ext. 5140</strong><br /> <br /> <strong><em>For more information, please contact CATA&rsquo;s Customer Service Center at (814) 238-CATA (2282).</em></strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 16 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Oct 20 - Coffee & Conversation with Ferguson Township http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81852 <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Coffee___Conversation_Dunkin_Donuts_web.jpg" style="display: block;margin:0 auto 0 auto; text-align:center;" /><br /> Have a question about anything happening in the Township? Ferguson Township will host Coffee &amp; Conversation at Dunkin Donuts on North Atherton Street<strong>&nbsp;from&nbsp;8 to 9:30 am on Saturday, October 20</strong>.&nbsp;</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">Coffee &amp; Conversation is an opportunity to meet informally with Dave Pribulka, Township Manager, Chris Albright, Chief of Police, and other key Township staff to offer suggestions, seek answers, discuss any questions or concerns specific to your community, and chat about living in the Township.</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">Coffee is Ferguson Township&#39;s treat. There is no need to register to attend. For more information, contact Pribulka at <strong>(814) 238-4651</strong>.</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><strong>Coffee &amp; Conversation<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> 8 - 9:30 am<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> Saturday, October 20<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> Dunkin Donuts<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> 1430 North Atherton Street.<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> State College&nbsp;</strong><br /> <br /> <a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Dunkin_Donuts_exterior_photo.JPG" style="padding: 4px; margin: 0px 0px 2px 8px; display: inline;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/medDunkin_Donuts_exterior_photo.JPG" /></a><a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Dunkin_Donuts_location.JPG" style="padding: 4px; margin: 0px 0px 2px 8px; display: inline;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/medDunkin_Donuts_location.JPG" /></a></p> Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Oct 20 - Tree Tenders Training http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=83345 <p remove="function(b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><span style="font-size:16px;">Penn State Extension has announced a Tree Tenders Training course taking place in nearby Huntingdon.&nbsp;The course is designed for lay people and experts alike.<br /> <br /> Become one of the Tree Tenders restoring and tending your part of the forest.<br /> <br /> Instruction is provided by DCNR&rsquo;s Bureau of Forestry, in partnership with Penn State Extension, PHS, The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, and other local urban forestry experts.</span></p> <p remove="function(b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><span style="font-size:16px;"><em>Tree Tenders Training Includes:</em><br /> <br /> &bull; Tree Biology<br /> &bull; Urban Stresses on Trees<br /> &bull; Tree Identification<br /> &bull; Tree Pruning and Root Care<br /> &bull; Tree Planting Techniques<br /> &bull; Community Organizing<br /> <br /> This training course was developed by the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) in collaboration with Penn State Extension Urban Foresters in southeast Pennsylvania.<br /> <br remove="function(b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> Since 1993 PHS has trained more than 6,000 Tree Tenders in 150 PA neighborhoods. Since 2004, the program has been supported by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. In 2008 the program expanded to Pittsburgh and smaller metropolitan areas, and since 2013 it has been available statewide. Nearly 2,000 additional Tree Tenders have since been trained.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size:16px;">Participants are asked to dress for the weather as there is one outdoor session during the day.</span></p> <p remove="function(b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><span style="font-size:16px;">The cost of the course is $35<br /> <br /> <strong><a href="https://extension.psu.edu/tree-tenders" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong></span></p> Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Oct 27 - Baileyville Community Halloween Party http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=83493 <p><strong>Pennsylvania Furnace Community Halloween Party<a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Baileyville_Grange_IMG_9071_1.jpg" style="float:right;padding:4px;margin:0 0 2px 8px;display:inline;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/medBaileyville_Grange_IMG_9071_1.jpg" /></a><br /> 4 - 6 pm Saturday<br /> October 27<br /> Baileyville Community Hall<br /> 210 Deibler Road,</strong><br /> <br /> <em>For families with toddlers and elementary school-aged children.<br /> Games, prizes and refreshments.<br /> Sponsored by Baileyville Grange.</em></p> Sat, 27 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT Oct 31 - Trick or Treat Night in Ferguson Township http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=83445 <p><a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/TRICK_OR_TREAT_COLLAGE.jpg" style="display: block;margin:0 auto 0 auto; text-align:center;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/TRICK_OR_TREAT_COLLAGE.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> <br /> The Ferguson Township Board of Supervisors has designated <strong>Wednesday, October 31</strong>, as Trick-or-Treat Night in the Township. <strong>The hours will be 6 - 8 pm</strong>. The Centre Region Council of Governments also approved this schedule for Trick-or-Treat Night in the Centre Region.</p> <p>Ferguson Township Police will schedule extra patrols to help keep participating families safe.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <strong><a href="http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=62597&amp;typeID=40311" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong><br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 31 Oct 2018 00:00:00 GMT