Ride with a Cause
The 3rd annual Ride With A Cause, an annual motorcycle ride and community picnic, in memory of Mary Gindlesperger, June 2 proceeds go to a family in the area that has been affected by Alzheimer’s. Food, entertainment by Keystone State Quartet, The Cash Review, Willing Vessels, Gene Smith and others. Games and fun for the whole family. Registration from 11 a.m. to noon and the ride leaves at noon sharp from New Beginnings Outreach Center Church, three miles north along Route 985, Jennerstown and ends at Boswell Community Park across from Burger King. The picnic starts at 4 p.m. No alcoholic beverages or drugs. Family event. 814-659-1551.
River and Wind
The Salvation Army — Somerset Service Center, 11th Annual River & Wind Challenge, June 2, a 22 mile bike ride or 62 mile bike ride on the Great Allegheny Passage. Participants will receive a T-shirt, meals, snacks and an award. 814-445-9232.
The Sipesville Volunteer Fire Co. chicken barbecue beginning at 4 p.m. June 2 at the Sipesville fire hall. Take-outs are available. Call ahead at 814-445-4899 to place orders.
The Meyersdale Church of the Brethren selling homemade baked beans, potato, pasta, bean and macaroni salads from 7:30 a.m. until sold out May 25. These will be available in pints and quarts. Also there will be baked goods available. This benefits the Stained Glass Window Fund.
Season showtimes: 8 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, 2 p.m. Wednesday and Friday, 3 p.m. Sundays. Mountain Playhouse, Route 985 North, Jennerstown, 814-629-9201. www.mountainplayhouse.org. 814-629-9201, opt. 1.
Rockwood Mill Shoppes & Opera House
“Tribute to Neil Diamond” 6 p.m. June 23. Cahal Dunne 6 p.m. July 14. Comedian Brad Todd noon July 18. “Love, Sex & The IRS” at 6 p.m. Aug. 4 and 12:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Rockwood Mill Shoppes & Opera House, 450 W. Main St., Rockwood. 814-926-4546. www.rockwoodmillshoppes.com.
Nature program and Bible study for all ages, Creation Appreciation, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 26. Rock-climbing tours of rock formations at camp and offsite in May. Beginners, intermediate and advanced climbers, ages 8 and up, can come to learn techniques for setting up climbs and safely exploring different climbing moves. Climbing guides are all Wilderness First Aid and CPR certified. Sequanota Camp and Conference Center is along Klines Mill Road, off Route 30, west of Jennerstown, 368 Sequanota Road, Boswell. For information or to register, call 814-629-6627 or www.sequanota.com. www.sequanota.com or call 814-629-6627.
ACM 5K Run/Walk
The Somerset County Campus, ACM 3rd annual 5K Run/Walk is 9 a.m. Aug. 18. Scenic one-mile track at the Somerset County Campus of ACM, Route 31 East of Somerset benefits the scholarship funds of the Somerset County Campus Foundation. Race day registration 8 a.m. Early bird registration by Aug. 8. 814-445-9848 ext. 6136 or email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 8th annual Triennial: Journeys until June 15. SCAA Juried Show June 26 to Aug. 3. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday; noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Closed Sundays, Mondays and holidays. 814-443-2433. 601 Georgian Place, Somerset. 814-443-1835. www.laurelarts.org.