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About Father's Day

Sunday, June 16th is Father's Day Father's Day is a day of commemoration and celebration of Dad. It is a day to not only honor your father, but all men who have acted as a father figure in your life - whether as Stepfathers, Uncles, Grandfathers, or "Big Brothers."

Articles

Beatlemania to Close Out Father’s Day Weekend in Bellefonte Beatlemania to Close Out Father’s Day Weekend in Bellefonte
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
The original Beatlemania, with mop tops and crowds of screaming teenage girls that followed the Fab Four’s every move, may be long gone, but The Cast of Beatlemania will bring us a taste when they play at Talleyrand Park on Sunday. [Read More]
Penn State Football & the Roster of Father-Son Legacies Penn State Football & the Roster of Father-Son Legacies
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Of the nearly 40 father-son pairings that have played for Penn State, it’s nearly impossible to match father Charlie and his son, Tony. As starters for the Nittany Lions, they had a combined 45-0-1 mark. [Read More]
Fathers Are Stepping Up Fathers Are Stepping Up
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Special to The Gazette
Here is something for those craving positive news — fathers are stepping up in a big way. A 2015 Pew Research Center survey indicated that the percentage of fathers who felt that parenting was an extremely important part of their identity (57 percent) was equal to mothers (58 percent). This same s [Read More]
Know Your Worth: A Father’s Praise and Attention Helps Loved Ones Bloom from the Inside Out Know Your Worth: A Father’s Praise and Attention Helps Loved Ones Bloom from the Inside Out
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Meghan Fritz, Town&Gown
The role of the father (or a strong male model in a child’s life – stepdad, uncle, coach, mentor) is key in shaping a young person’s self-esteem and sense of identity in the world. Adults that grow up without a strong father figure in their lives are more likely to suffer from depression, anxi [Read More]
Fathers are stepping up Fathers are stepping up
57 weeks ago - Centre County Gazette
BY JEFF STEINER Executive Director Dads' Resource Center Here is something for those craving positive news — fathers are stepping up in a big way. A 2015 Pew Research Center survey indicated that the percentage of fathers who felt that parenting was an extremely important part of their [Read More]

Local Father's Day Events

Acres of Music: The Music of Woodstock
ACRES of Music: The Music of Woodstock will feature local musicians Anchor & Arrow, Cone of Silence, Eric Ian Farmer, Hops & Vines, Sam Christensen, The Skoal Brothers and Spider Kelly performing musi...
June 15th 2019 at 7:00 pm

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Spikes Opener
The 2019 season opens with a 7:05 p.m.
June 15th 2019 at 7:05 pm

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Bellefonte Cruise
The Bellefonte Cruise is held every Father's Day weekend one the streets of Downtown Bellefonte. Sock Hop Friday Evening Car Show Sunday Soap Box Races Sunday. See Website for times and events.
June 14th to June 16th 2019 at 12:01 pm

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Third Annual Summer Craft Beverage Expo
The third annual Summer Craft Beverage Expo is set for Sunday, June 16, from 3 to 6 p.m.! It'll be held in Bellefonte's Talleyrand Park.
June 16th 2019 at 3:00 pm

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The Last Day
THE LAST DAY Music by Mike Reid Lyrics by Sarah Schlesinger Book by Mike Reid and Sarah Schlesinger Directed by John Simpkins June 12–15, 19–22; 8:00 p.m.
Ongoing from June 12th to June 22nd 2019 at 8:00 pm
Every:
  • - Wednesday
  • - Thursday
  • - Friday
  • - Saturday

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