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Volunteer to help at Erie-area summer fitness events

By | April 14, 2014 9:54 am | 0 Comments

 

The Erie Sports Commission is seeking volunteers to help out at four major events this summer, including the Zombie Run, the Color Run, the Biggest Loser RunWalk and the Life’s a Beach Triathlon. The Zombie Run includes two events on May 17, both at Lake Erie Speedway in North East. The Zombie Run: Extreme takes… View Article

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Cupcakes for Kids set for Sunday

By | April 5, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Sample a variety of cupcakes made by local bakeries when the Bradley H. Foulk Children’s Advocacy Center hosts Cupcakes for Kids, on Sunday, from 1 to 4 p.m., at Erie Day School, 1372 W. Sixth St. Celebrity judges — and members of the community — can taste delicious cupcakes from local businesses such as Angie… View Article

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Eastside Y needs volunteers for Run A Muck Mud Run

By | April 4, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Want to help kids have fun in the mud? The Eastside Family Y, at 2101 Nagle Road, is seeking volunteers for the Run A Muck Mud Run on Saturday, May 24. The run is for kids ages 4 to 13, with three levels of difficulty designed for different age groups. The 1.5-mile course will feature… View Article

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Pennsylvania Alzheimer’s Association seeks volunteers for walk

By | March 30, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Alzheimer’s Association Greater PA Chapter, which provides services and support to individuals with Alzheimer’s, their families, and their care partners in the community, is seeking people to assist at this year’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s, scheduled for Sept. 20 at the Burger King Amphitheater at Liberty Park on Erie’s bayfront. Volunteers are needed both for the… View Article

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Erie’s Biggest Loser RunWalk needs volunteers

By | March 25, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Erie’s Biggest Loser RunWalk 5K/Half Marathon is scheduled for June 22 at Penn State Behrend, with a registration and health and wellness event on June 21 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the school’s Junker Center. Volunteers are needed to serve in a variety of roles, including registration and packet pickup on both days, plus… View Article

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Get ready for spring today with a new haircut or a tan

By | March 23, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

It’s time to start looking your best for spring — and you can help a local cat shelter at the same time! Head to Classic Image Salon, 9125 Ridge Road, in Girard, today, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., to get your hair cut or a session in the tanning booth in exchange for a donation… View Article

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Celebrity bartending event Friday to benefit Erie Y

By | March 20, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Downtown Y is hosting a celebrity bartending event on Friday, from 5 to 8 p.m., at Benjamin’s Pub and Eatery inside the Avalon Hotel, 16 W. 10th St. The event will feature small games of chance and raffles along with local celebrity bartenders, a beer pyramid and music by Jack Stevenson of Jackson Station. All proceeds benefit the Greater… View Article

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Haircuts, tans to benefit cat shelter on Sunday

By | March 19, 2014 5:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Have you been thinking about freshening up your hairstyle for spring, or getting started on your summer tan? You can do both on Sunday and help the cats and kittens at Orphan Angels Cat Sanctuary. Stop by Classic Image Salon,  9125 Ridge Road, in Girard, on Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., and get… View Article

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Rock for a Cause Sunday to benefit Erie County Y

By | February 22, 2014 1:10 am | 0 Comments

 

Head to the Crossroads Dinor, 101 W. Plum St., Edinboro, on Sunday, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., for the County Y’s Rock for a Cause charity concert benefiting the Y’s annual scholarship fund, We Build People. The fund provides financial assistance to members of Edinboro’s community so they can afford Y memberships and programs. For… View Article

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How will you celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Week?

By | February 10, 2014 5:53 pm | 0 Comments

 

This week (Feb. 10-16) is International Random Acts of Kindness Week. While we should each make an effort to practice kindness every day, this week is nice reminder to break from your normal routine or comfort zone and attempt a new random act of kindness each day. Need some ideas?  Why not volunteer with a… View Article

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