Gay Iraq War veteran to speak at Lock Haven
LOCK HAVEN - The Lock Haven University President's Commission on LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning) Affairs will present Rob Smith, a decorated gay Iraq War veteran and activist against the military's previously enforced "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy.
He will speak at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Greenberg Auditorium, at the Health Professions Building, Railroad Street.
His presentation will be "The War Against Homophobia." The event is free and open to the public.
Due to limited seating in the auditorium, guests are encouraged to arrive early.
For further information, contact Dr. Rick Schulze, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Montgomery Virtuoso to present Disney's 'Tarzan'
The Montgomery Area High School Vocal and Drama ensemble, Virtuoso, will present the musical "Tarzan" at 7 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.
Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for students and senior citizens (65).
Tickets will be available at the door for both shows.
Senior project to benefit Habitat through bingo
Montoursville Area High School will open its doors for an afternoon of bingo to benefit Greater Lycoming Habitat for Humanity.
Tori Garman, of Cogan Station, a senior at the school is doing her senior project with Habitat and has organized a fundraiser to support the non-profit organization.
The event will be held on Saturday in the Montoursville Area High School cafeteria. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. and the play will run from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Admission is $5 at the door and each game ticket is $2.
Hot dogs and baked goods will be sold. All proceeds will benefit Greater Lycoming Habitat for Humanity.
Prizes include gift cards, certificates and various donations from local businesses.
Zumbathon at Lock Haven University
Lock Haven University will hold a Zumbathon from 6 to 8 p.m. May 1 at Hubert Jack Stadium, LHU's football field.
The event is $5 to enter or $3 with a purchase of a Zumbathon T-shirt. The proceeds will go to the "Out of the Darkness Suicide Awareness and Prevention Walk" taking place in Washington, D.C., on June 1.
Lock Haven to hold QuickBooks workshop
LOCK HAVEN - The Small Business Development Center of Lock Haven University will be holding an "Introduction to QuickBooks" workshop 1 to 4 p.m. May 8, at the SBDC office, 301 West Church St. Get the details on how to use this small business accounting software for business needs. QuickBooks Pro 2012 software will be used for this training program.
The hands-on introductory class will cover chart of accounts, adding new accounts, items, customers and vendors.
Attendees will learn how to track accounts receivable and accounts payable, record sales and expenses, and how to maintain a check register. Producing reports and backing-up data also will be introduced.
For more information and register for the workshop, call the SBDC at 484-2589 or visit www.lhup.edu/sbdc/training.htm.
The registration fee for this Introduction to QuickBooks workshop is $50. Reserving a spot in this class is required; walk-ins will not be accepted due to limited space and computer equipment.
"Showcase of Student Scholarship" set at MU
MANSFIELD - Mansfield University will hold the third annual "Showcase of Student Scholarship" from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday in Alumni Hall, third floor.
The day-long series of activities will feature a wide variety of visual and oral presentations, ranging from poetry to technology, demonstrating MU student research, achievements and scholarly activities.
All activities and presentations are free and open to the public.