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The Annual Fund keeps the Johnstown Area Heritage Association’s museums and programs going strong — from special events to tourism, we’re using our area’s rich heritage and history to build a stronger economic future for our region.

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Help kids get the most out of the start of summer vacation! During the month of June, all kids 12 and under get FREE admission to the Heritage Discovery Center/Johnstown Children’s Museum when accompanied by a paying adult (limit 2 …

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JAHA is grateful to Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield for once again sponsoring a 2-show free concert series at Peoples Natural Gas Park! The first show is set for Tuesday, July 3, with the Pittsburgh-based funk band Beauty Slap. Special …

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JAHA is offering an exciting slate of activities to commemorate the anniversary of the Johnstown Flood of 1889, which is May 31. They include:

Saturday, May 26, Path of the Flood Historic Races: This half-marathon, 12K, and 5K is coming up …

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The Stone Bridge Players, a Johnstown-based theatre company under the direction of Rodney Eatman, will present the classic comedy Harvey at the Johnstown Flood Museum! The show is set for June 28, 29 30, as well as July 5, 6 …

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The AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival (Aug. 3-4) lineup is now complete with the addition of The Marauders (pictured) and the Derek Woods Band.

The Marauders: Bursting onto the scene in the early 2000s, The Marauders (pictured) made a …

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Peoples Natural Gas Park is being improved with a new catering kitchen, thanks to the generosity of several organizations. The kitchen will allow a permanent location for simple food to be served during public and private events.

“A kitchen was part …

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A Johnstown favorite is returning on Thurs., Jun. 7! Lucky Dog Productions is presenting Louisiana blues rocker Tab Benoit at Peoples Natural Gas Park, in cooperation with JAHA. Special guest is Black Cat Moan.

Flair of Country will be on location …

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There’s always something new at the Johnstown Children’s Museum! We’ve launched a new page, Daily Fun at the Johnstown Children’s Museum, to highlight what’s going on in the museum, as well as all JAHA special events that are suitable …

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The Heritage Discovery Center’s second floor galleries are now displaying an exhibition of historic photos of the Johnstown Symphony Orchestra! Founded in 1929, the JSO is a key part of Johnstown’s cultural landscape. The photos trace the symphony’s history from …

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