When the last time you visited Valley View? Maybe it's time for another visit since they have two free events at the Valley View Park, Gap Street this weekend. First, a movie and program about the Porter Tunnel Mine Disaster on Friday at 8 p.m. Then comes the Johannes Schwalm Hessian History Event on Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday's events include a historical display and roundtable discussion at 1:30 p.m. Sunday's speakers include Dr. Krebs at 10:30 a.m. and Major Ross Schwalm (Ret.) at 1 p.m.
If free movies (and light refreshments) are what you're interested in Friday nights offerings are Finding Dory at the St. Ambrose Parish Center, 302 Randel Street, Schuylkill Haven from 6 pm. to 8 p.m. and a TBA movie at First Baptist Church, 701 Mahantongo Street, Pottsville from 5:30 pm. to 8 p.m. on Saturday an inspirational movie will be shown at Living Waters Church of God, 155 S. Balliet Street, Frackville from 7 pm. to 9:30 pm.
Shenandoah is also sponsoring a patriotic concert at the A.P. Damato American Legion Memorial Garden, 100 block of North Main Street performed by the Upper Schuylkill Marching Band. Don't miss it on Thursday, July 6. Call 570-612-3894 or 570-462-2734 for more information.