The 20th Annual Bellefonte Cruise will take place June 13th & 14th in downtown Bellefonte. On Friday, June 13th, cars will cruise the streets of Bellefonte from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Following the car cruise, a sock hop will be held on the Diamond in Bellefonte from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. Music will be provided by Magic Moments, an oldies band from Pittsburgh. Registration for the car show begins at 7 a.m. on Saturday morning and ends at Noon. Judging ends at 4 p.m. with the awards presentation beginning at 5 p.m. The car show has 48 vehicle classes, five tuner car classes, and 16 motorcycle classes. Registration is $12/car the day of the show. After the show, cars will once again cruise downtown Bellefonte from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. For more information about the car show or to download a registration form, visit www.bellefontecruise.org.
State College Spikes Home Opener
The State College Spikes open their 2008 home season June 19th at 7:05 p.m. against the Jamestown Jammers. Prior to the game, the Spikes will host a carnival from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Porter Gardens. The carnival will feature games, a bounce house, food, Spikes merchandise, and team mascot Ike the Spike. Admission to the carnival is free. Former Penn State running back Larry Johnson will throw out the ceremonial first pitch. The first 5,000 fans will receive a 2008 schedule magnet. A fireworks display will follow the game. For more information about opening day activities, visit the Spikes' website.
Saturday, June 14th
4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Lemont Village Green
The festival will feature fresh strawberries, homemade cakes, ice cream, pony rides, etc. Admission is $6/ adult and $3 for children ages 5-12.
Sunday, June 15th
Meet The Spikes
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fans will have the chance to meet with members of the Spikes on Father's Day. Players and coaches will be available for pictures and autographs. The ballpark will also be open for dads to play catch with their kids on the field during the event. Admission is free.
Read It, Watch It Summer Children's Series
The Read It, Watch It Summer Series is back at the State Theatre in conjunction with the Schlow Centre Region Library. This year's series will run for nine weeks. Children are encouraged to read a specific book and then come to the State Theatre to watch the film. The first book/film in the series is Charlotte's Web. The movie will be shown at Noon on June 18th. Children are admitted to the movie free but must be accompanied by an adult. Also, each week local charities will be featured at the movie. Children are asked to bring canned goods and other non-perishable food items to the theater for donation to the State College Food Bank. For information about the series and for a list of this summer's books/movies, visit the State Theatre's website.
Saturday, June 14th, is Flag Day 2008. Which president issued a proclamation calling for a nation wide observance of Flag Day?
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