Ferguson Township - Community Calendar http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us Calendar feed for Ferguson Township - Community Calendar Thu, 19 Apr 2018 10:06:21 GMT Apr 21 - Clearwater Conservancy's 22nd annual Watershed Clean-up Day http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81995 <p><a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/IMG_20180228_150219_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/medIMG_20180228_150219_1.jpg" /></a>Last year, more than 600 community volunteers kept 39 tons of trash out of our waterways.<br /> <br /> Sign up online to volunteer:<br /> <strong><a href="http://clearwaterconservancy.org" target="_blank">clearwaterconservancy.org</a></strong><br /> <br /> Questions?<br /> call or email:<br /> <strong>(814) 237-0400</strong><br /> <strong><a href="mailto:lexie@clearwaterconservancy.org">lexie@clearwaterconservancy.org</a></strong><br /> <br /> <strong>22nd Annual Watershed Clean-up Day<br /> 8 am - noon Saturday, April 21<br /> Followed by a volunteer picnic at Circleville Park</strong></p> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT Apr 21 - Coffee & Conversation with Ferguson Township http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81851 <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">Ferguson Township will host Coffee &amp; Conversation at Giant - Northland Center <strong>from&nbsp;8 -to 9:30 am on Saturday, April 21.</strong></p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">Residents with questions about spring operations and other services are invited.</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">An informal gathering of Township residents, Coffee &amp; Conversation is an opportunity to meet 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 on the house and there is no need to register to attend. For more information, contact Pribulka at (814) 238-4651.</p> <p><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, April 9<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> Giant - Northland Center<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> 255 Northland Center<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> State College</strong><br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> &nbsp;</p> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT Apr 21 - Pine Grove Mills Watershed Clean-up Day http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82369 <p><a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/PGM_Clean-up.jpg" style="display: block;margin:0 auto 0 auto; text-align:center;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/PGM_Clean-up.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> You&#39;re invited to join ClearWater Conservancy&#39;s 22nd annual Watershed Clean-up Day by working in the Slab Cabin Watershed in Pine Grove Mills.</p> <p>PGM volunteers will be meeting at the&nbsp;pull off along East Chestnut Street about 8:30 am. They will start at 26 and East Chestnut and work upstream. The group will move to another location near Clearfield Bank by 10am.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> If you&#39;re unable to make it at 8:30 am, please contact<strong><a href="mailto:peacepotter@gmail.com "> Sarah Potter </a></strong>to let her know so that the group can arrange to meet up with you.<br /> <br /> Volunteers also are invited to attend the free thank you picnic at Circleville Park, which starts at 11 am. Hot dogs, hamburgers, chips, baked goods, and other refreshments will be provided, and the festivities will include live music and games.&nbsp;<br /> <br /> <strong>What to wear and bring to the Clean-up</strong></p> <ul> <li>ClearWater Conservancy recommends wearing pants and a long-sleeved shirt, a ball cap or other brimmed hat, and boots. This type of clothing will provide the best protection against the elements, ticks, and any litter you are cleaning up.</li> <li>Bring a jacket and/or dress in layers because it will likely be chilly during the early hours of Clean-up Day.</li> <li>If the weather forecast calls for rain, please pack rain gear.&nbsp;</li> <li>It is also advisable to bring sunscreen, bug spray, and hand sanitizer with you, as well as a change of clothes, especially if it rains right before or during the cleanup.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Please bring your own water bottle.&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p><strong>Safety precautions</strong></p> <ul> <li>Use good judgment in the situations you encounter at your particular work site and be mindful of your physical limitations.</li> <li>Don&rsquo;t try to scale very steep banks or lift heavy objects by yourself.&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Closely supervise children in your group.</li> <li>If you find any questionable or dangerous items (i.e., drug paraphernalia, weapons, etc.) during your clean-up, please do not touch. Make note of the location and report the items to your group leader.</li> </ul> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT Apr 21 - Spring Clean-Up Day at Snetsinger Butterfly Garden http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82265 <p><a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Arbor_Day_2017_Photo_Collage_PicMonkey_Collage.jpg" style="display: block;margin:0 auto 0 auto; text-align:center;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Arbor_Day_2017_Photo_Collage_PicMonkey_Collage.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> Spring is finally here! Snetsinger Butterfly Garden Master Gardeners and community stewards will come together for the annual Spring Clean-up of their Demonstration Gardens.<br /> <br /> Please bring work gloves, rakes, pruners and your favorite gardening tools.&nbsp; Families and friends are invited to join in.&nbsp; A great time for all ages!<br /> <br /> <strong>Snetsinger Butterfly Garden<br /> Spring Clean-up Day<br /> 9 am - noon&nbsp;<br /> Saturday, April 21</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Sat, 21 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT Apr 27 - Household Hazardous Waste Collection http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82370 <p><strong><a href="http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81837&amp;typeID=40310" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong></p> Fri, 27 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT Apr 28 - Ferguson Township Arbor Day Celebration http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82001 <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><a class="thickbox" href="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Arbor_Day_Celebration_Flyer_web.jpg" style="display: block;margin:0 auto 0 auto; text-align:center;" title=""><img alt="" src="https://imageserv11.team-logic.com/mediaLibrary/2032/Arbor_Day_Celebration_Flyer_web.jpg" /></a><br /> <br /> <br /> &nbsp;</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">&nbsp;</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}"><strong>Ferguson Township Arbor Day Celebration<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> 9 am - 1 pm&nbsp;<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> Saturday, April 28<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> Owens Drive Park<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> <em>Light refreshments will be provided</em><br /> <br /> <a href="http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81501&amp;typeID=40311" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong></p> Sat, 28 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT May 6 - CRPR Backyard Compost Workshop http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82372 <p>Learn how to turn your kitchen scraps and yard waste into black gold.<br /> <br /> Join Mimi Cooper to learn the basics of backyard composting: why it&rsquo;s important to compost, what to add and not to add to a compost pile, how to maintain a compost pile, and how to use finished compost.<br /> <br /> Cost is $20. Attendees will receive an Earth Machine composter.&nbsp; Register at the&nbsp;<strong><a href="http://crpr.org" target="_blank">CRPR website</a></strong> and search backyard composting, or call <strong>(814) 231-3071.</strong></p> Sun, 06 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT May 7 - Spring Bulk Waste Collection Week http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82371 <p><strong><a href="http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81884&amp;typeID=40310" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong></p> Mon, 07 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT May 19 - CANCELLED: Ferguson Township Police Bike Rodeo http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82140 <p>Ferguson Township Police regret having to cancel this year&#39;s Bike Rodeo scheduled for Saturday, May 19. Please stay tuned for news about future bike safety events.<br /> &nbsp;</p> Sat, 19 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT May 20 - Baileyville Community Picnic http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81985 <p>Plans for bluegrass music, cake auction (donations of baked items requested), kids&#39; games. Hot dogs and hamburgers provided. Bring side dish to share. More details to be announced.<br /> <br /> <strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/756694677871556/" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong><br /> <br /> <strong>Community Picnic<br /> Baileyville Community Hall<br /> 4 - 7 pm Sunday, May 20<br /> 210 Deibler Road<br /> Pennsylvania Furnace</strong></p> Sun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT May 30 - CRPR Backyard Composting Workshop http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=82373 <p>Learn how to turn your kitchen scraps and yard waste into black gold.</p> <p>Join Mimi Cooper to learn the basics of backyard composting: why it&rsquo;s important to compost, what to add and not to add to a compost pile, how to maintain a compost pile, and how to use finished compost.</p> <p>Cost is $20. Each attendee will receive an Earth Machine composter.&nbsp; Register at the <strong><a href="http://crpr.org" target="_blank">CRPR website</a></strong> and search backyard composting, or call <strong>(814) 231-3071.</strong></p> Wed, 30 May 2018 00:00:00 GMT Jun 14 - Pine Grove Mills Farmers Market http://www.twp.ferguson.pa.us/index.cfm?fuseaction=content.pageDetails&amp;id=81947 <p>The Pine Grove Mills Farmers Market launches the first Thursday after the last day of school at Ferguson Township Elementary School, 3 - 7 pm Thursday, June 14, and every Thursday thereafter through September.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong><a href="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/#search/rons19%40comcast.net/1614ec3186b5704e?projector=1&amp;messagePartId=0.1" target="_blank">Learn more</a></strong><br /> <br /> <strong>Pine Grove Mills Farmers Market<br /> St. Paul Lutheran Church<br /> 277 W Pine Grove Rd<br /> Pine Grove Mills</strong></p> Thu, 14 Jun 2018 00:00:00 GMT Jul 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}">Have a question about anything happening in the Township, Centre County, or our state? Ferguson Township will host Coffee &amp; Conversation at The Naked Egg Caf&eacute; in Pine Grove Mills<strong> from&nbsp;8 to 9:30 am on Friday, July 20</strong>.&nbsp;<em><u><strong>Please note: This event occurs on a Friday instead of the usually scheduled date on a Saturday.</strong></u></em></p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">Residents with questions or concerns are invited to attend.</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">An informal gathering of Township residents, Coffee &amp; Conversation is an opportunity to meet 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. The Township also invites our state legislators to participate in this conversation.</p> <p remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}">Coffee is on the house and there is no need to register to attend. For more information, contact Pribulka at (814) 238-4651.</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}" /> Friday, July 20<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> The Naked Egg<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> 320 Pine Grove Road<br remove="function (b){var a=this.indexOf(b);if(a!=-1){this.splice(a,1)}return this}" /> State College (Pine Grove Mills)</strong></p> Fri, 20 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMT