Central PA Regional Expo
The Central Pennsylvania Regional Business & Industry Expo will be held NEXT Wednesday, November 20, at the Penn Stater Conference Center from Noon-6:00pm. This event will provide Chamber members the opportunity to promote their products and services to consumers, business owners and entrepreneurs from throughout the region. It is free to attend the Expo and there will be workshops available throughout the day. Make plans to attend and see you there! (more info)
Santa arrives at the Nittany Mall this Saturday. There will be crafts, activities, a magic show and more starting at 10:00am.There will be performances by the Central Pennsylvania Youth Orchestra and Santa will arrive at 11:30am. Photos with Santa will continue through December 24th. (more info)
Every Monday through December 16th, (6-8pm) bring in your pet so they can have their picture taken with Santa. (more info)
Blue White Santa Photos also available (more)
Downtown Tree Lighting Ceremony
Kick off the holiday season on Allen Street, Next Thursday (11/21) 5:30-7 p.m. with a free evening of carols, cookies and hot chocolate. Come listen to Mrs. Claus read a story and welcome Santa as he arrives to light the tree. Also, give the gift of giving by bringing a toy to donate to Toys for Tots or a canned good item for the State College Food Bank. Children, ages 12 and under, who donate will be entered to win a chance to light the tree with Santa! (more info)
Penn State (5-4) vs Purdue (1-8)
When: Saturday, Nov 16
Where: Beaver Stadium (106,572)
Kickoff: Noon BTN
Penn State and Purdue have met 16 times, with Penn State owning a 12-3-1 record.
Penn State has won the last six meetings.
The Nittany Lions are 6-1 in games following a loss under Coach Bill O'Brien.
Purdue and Penn State are the only two Big Ten teams to start a true freshman at quarterback.
Penn State Football Page
Alabama was the first state to recognize Christmas as an official holiday. This tradition began in 1836.