Nov. 21

PUPPY DOG TALES: 4 to 5 p.m., at Clarion Free Library, Main Street, Clarion. Children read to therapy dogs. All dogs have their certification and are accompanied by their owner or trainer. The program is designed for children who are able to read on their own or with a little help. Younger children are welcome but must be supervised. For more information contact Jean Smith at (814) 226-7172.

PAJAMA DRIVE AND PARTY: Clarion Free Library will be holding a children's pajama drive Nov. 1 through Nov. 21. The Pajama Program is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that provides new pajamas and new storybooks to children. Please help by donating either new pajamas and/or new books for children of all ages (especially adult size pajamas for teenagers). Donations will be collected during November with a Children's Pajama Party on Nov. 21. Collection barrels are located in the Clarion Free Library's children's room and at Clarion Center for the Arts. Cover charge is to bring at least one new pair of pajamas or a new book and your desire to help. For more information on the Pajama Program, check out their website at pajamaprogram.org.

ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS STORYTIME: 6:30 p.m.; Knox Public Library.

COMMUNITY ACTION, INC. BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING: noon; Brookville Borough Complex Building in Brookville. The general public is welcome to attend.

KEYSTONE CLASS OF 1961 MEETING: 1 p.m.; at the Blue Collar Tavern in Emlenton. All class members and guests are welcome.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 7:30 p.m.; Presbyterian Church, Cherry Street in Marienville ("Step Sister" women's Big Book Study").

Nov. 22

LITTLE LEARNERS: 10 a.m., Clarion Free Library, Main Street, Clarion. Access Abilities early intervention provides a variety of activities for children of any age. There is no fee and no need for registration. For more information call Laura Hertle at lhertel@accessabilities.org.

ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE: 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Knox Public Library. This event consists of Rada cutlery, a used book sale and cookie sale.

CLARION MODEL RAILROAD CLUB CHRISTMAS TRAIN SHOW: various days and times from Nov. 22 through Dec. 22 at the Cranberry Mall in the former Bon-Ton location. For specific days and times visit them on Facebook. Admission is free but donations are accepted.

OLD FASHIONED THANKSGIVING DINNER: 6 p.m., Social Hall at First Presbyterian Church located at 700 Wood Street in Clarion. Church members are asked to bring canned or non-perishable goods for the food drive. Clarion University students are invited to join the church for this family-style meal at no charge.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 8 p.m.; Presbyterian Church, Cherry Street in Marienville (Open discussion, last Friday of the month Open Speaker).

Nov. 23

ONCE UPON A CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE: 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Knox Public Library. This event consists of Rada cutlery, a used book sale and cookie sale.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 6:30 p.m.; Utica Church, in Utica (open discussion).

Nov. 24

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 7:30 p.m.; Main Street Borough Building (police station, back door) in Sandy Lake open discussion).

Nov. 25

CLARION COUNTY CAREER CENTER JOINT OPERATIONS COUNCIL MEETING: 7 p.m., Career Center, 447 Career Lane; Shippenville.

ROTARY CLUB OF CLARION LUNCHEON MEETING: 12:10 p.m., Reinhard Villages in the Community Center located at 159 University Blvd., Clarion.

WASHINGTON TOWNSHIP BOARD OF SUPERVISORS: 7 p.m. at the Washington Township building at 10986 State Route 36, Frills Corners.

ADULT KNITTING CLASS: 1 to 3 p.m., Clarion Free Library, Main St., Clarion. Experienced and novice knitters are welcome. The class is taught by crafts and needlework instructor Chris Adams. You can call her for more information at: (814) 797-1613.

BOOK CLUB: 3:30 p.m.; Knox Public Library. The club will be discussing Beloved by Toni Morrison.

FAMILY LITERACY NIGHT: 6 p.m.; Knox Public Library. Clarion University Education students will be conducting this event with stories, crafts and more. Contact the library at (814) 797-1054 to register.

SUPPORT GROUP: AL-ANON 8 p.m. basement, Grace Lutheran Church, Clarion (use side entrance). Support for families and friends of alcoholics.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 8 p.m.; Grace Lutheran Church, Madison Avenue in Clarion (open discussion/open speaker, last Monday of the month).

Nov. 26

KNOX TWP. MUNICIPAL SEWER AUTHORITY MEETING: 6 p.m.; Municipal bldg. 27345 State Route 66; Lucinda.

STORYTIME: 10 a.m.; Clarion Free Library, Clarion. Children will hear stories, make crafts and make friends. This week's theme is: Don't be a turkey. For more information, call Jean Smith at 226-7172.

SUPPORT GROUP: NARANON 7 p.m. Community Center in Reinhard Villages, Clarion. Support for families and friends of addicts.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: noon; First United Methodist Church, 600 Wood St. in Clarion (closed discussion).

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 6:30 p.m.; Paul's Lutheran, Twin Church Road in Knox (open discussion, "design for living").

MS SUPPORT GROUP MEETING: 6 p.m.; First Presbyterian Church, 700 Wood Street in Clarion. Meetings are confidential, accessible, informative, free and voluntary to attend. Meetings are safe and secure, emotional and social support needs and a liaison to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

Nov. 27

SHIPPENVILLE BOROUGH COUNCIL MEETING: 7 p.m., Shippenville borough bldg., 106 School St., Shippenville.

CLARION COUNTY COMMISSIONERS AND SALARY BOARD MEETING: 10 a.m. at the County Administration Offices; 330 Main Street; Clarion.

FUN TIME PLAY GROUP: 10 to 11:30 a.m., Wednesdays, Clarion Free Library's meeting room, Main Street, Clarion. Children to age 5 enjoy toys, puzzles, crafts and stories. This program is presented by the library and Clarion County's Promise.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 8 p.m.; First Presbyterian Church, Wood Street in Clarion (open discussion "Beginners Meeting").

Nov. 28

CLARION FREE LIBRARY: The library is closed from Thursday, Nov. 28 to Saturday, Nov. 30 due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

KNOX PUBLIC LIBRARY: The library is closed on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 28 and 29 due to the Thanksgiving holiday. It will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 30.

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: noon; First United Methodist Church, 600 Wood St. in Clarion (closed discussion).

ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS MEETING: 6:30 p.m.; Paul's Lutheran, Twin Church Road in Knox (open discussion, "design for living").