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Welcome to the City of Connellsville, located in Fayette County in Southwestern Pennsylvania along the banks of the Youghiogheny River. Originally founded as a borough on March 1, 1806, in February 1909, balloting in New Haven and Connellsville resulted in these two boroughs joining and becoming the first City on Fayette County on May 12, 1911, and currently has a population of 9,146, according to the 2000 census.

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Stage Door Canteen Room
Sep 09, 2014 at 6:00 PM to Dec 13, 2014 9:00 PM
Located in the Connellsville Canteen at 131 West Crawford Avenue, this small, informal area will hold about 40 people for lectures, musical entertainment or a dinner show. On September 9, 2014, Jeff Monahan, film writer, actor and producer, will lecture about films, his projects and experiences from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. The lecture is free and light refreshments will be served; October 18th, enjoy a dinner show and evening with Katelyn Ritenour and Tyler Hough from 6 pm to 9 pm. The cost of the dinner and show is $20; On November 14th, come back for a night of bluegrass music featuring Barry Hall and George Kenney, Southern Comfort Band Experience from 6 pm to 9 pm. The cost of the dinner and show is $30; on December 13th, a dinner show is offered with Talbot and Maddow Maruca from 6 pm to 9 pm, with a cost of $20 for the dinner and show.
Connellsville Canteen
Haunted Hallways
Oct 03, 2014 at 6:00 PM to Oct 31, 2014 10:00 PM
The Community Center wants to be your favorite spot this spooky, Halloween season. Every Friday and Saturday, you can go and see what makes the Hallways so Haunted, if you dare!!! Haunted Hallways will take place Fridays, October 3, 10, 17, and 31st, from 6:30 to 10:00 pm and on Saturdays, October 4, 11,18 and November 1st, from 3:00 pm to 10:00 pm. What will you see on this 'Haunted Hallways' Tour, you ask??? You'll see what you want to see, like ghosts, zombies, VooDoo Doctors, even walk thru a cemetary, and more. The cost is $6.00 per person, but only $5.00 if you donate a can of food for to Connellsville Community Ministries. There's also going to be a Monster Mash Dance for children ages 5 - 12 on Saturday, October 25, 2014, from 7:00 pm to 9:00 p.m. Tickets are $3.00 and if your child brings a canned good for the Connellsville Community Ministries, they'll get a $1.00 discount. This will take place in Project Talent Room 302, on the third floor. Project Talent Theater Workshops will be presenting a Parade of Costumes and Trick or Treat. On Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Prizes to be awarded and refreshments will be sold. Canned goods for the Connellsville Community will be collected. Myths, Legends and Ghosts. Come if you Dare! This is interactive Storytelling . Tickets are $6.00, but only $5.00 if you bring a canned good for the Connellsville Community Ministries,. Showtimes: Friday, October 24th - 6:00 pm and 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, October 25th at 2:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 7:00 pm and 9:00 pm. For more information, call the Project Talent Theater Workshops at 724-603-2275. For more information, call the Project Talent Theater Workshops at 724-603-2275.
Connellsville Community Center
Wreaths Across America
Oct 06, 2014 to Nov 08, 2014
Oct 6, 2014 to November 8, 2014 CAHS Patriots project to place wreaths on graves of Veterans in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Bridgeville, PA. Please give a donation so a wreath may be placed on every Veterans grave at this National Cemetery. One wreath is $15; 4 wreaths is $60. Give what you can. Call Linda Shearer at 724-322-1494 to see how you can help.
National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
Late Night Showing of Rocky Horror Picture Show
Oct 25, 2014 at 7:00 PM to 2:00 AM
This year you can come to the movies, either early or late. Or stay for both of them! The first showing will be at 7:00 p.m. and the next showing will be at Midnight. Admission is only $5, and your Prop Bag is $10 (for your movie acting participation). You've seen the movie, so you know what the props are for... For additional information call the Community Center at 724-626-0300.
Community Center - Edwin Porter Theater
Grand Opening @ Somerset Trust Company
Oct 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The long awaited opening of the Somerset Trust Company facility will happen on Saturday, October 25th. Here's what they have planned: Games for Everyone; Activities for Kids; Giveaways and Prizes; Trolley Rides; A light lunch from St. James Catering, from 11 am to 2 pm; Ride the Hydraulic Scissor Lift; From 11 am to 1 pm, join Pickle 99.3, Phil Kirzyc " The Kielbasa Kid": and the Pickle Parrot; Enjoy classic hits and Spin the Birthday Wheel; Meet Baffling Bob, Magician and Mentalist (Performer on the Pittsburgh's Gateway Clipper Fleet); and the Train Station will be OPEN! Meet Local Historian and Author, Eric Greisinger. Sounds like a great way to start your weekend.
Somerset Trust Company, 904 W. Crawford Avenue
Harlem Wizards vs. Connellsville All Stars
Oct 27, 2014 at 7:00 PM
The Connellsville Falcon Foundation is hosting an all-star basketball game between the Harlem Wizards and area students/teachers. The doors open at 5:30 pm and the game starts at 7:00 pm. As an added bonus, at half-time, there's s 3-point shot that could win you $500.00 (sponsored by Wendy's. Advance tickets for students is $8.00 and General Admission tickets are $10.00. Tickets at the door will be $10.00 for Students and $12.00 for General admission.

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