Matt Otis & The Sound

Matt Otis & The Sound will play at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 26, 2019, at Roxbury Bandshell, Franklin Street, Johnstown. The concert is part of the AmeriServ Free Summer Concert Series. The Desperados will take the stage at 5 p.m. and Hard Rok, Koko & Joe will follow at 6 p.m.

Outdoor concert

Matt Otis & The Sound will perform at 3 p.m. Sunday, followed by The Desperados at 5 and Hard Rok, Koko & Joe at 6 as part of the AmeriServ Free Summer Concert Series at Roxbury Bandshell, Franklin Street in the Roxbury section of Johnstown.

Admission: Free.

Information: www.roxburybandshell.com.

History walk

An 1889 walking downtown tour will be offered at 1 p.m. Friday beginning at the Johnstown Flood Museum, 304 Washington St.

The tour will feature flood-surviving buildings, photographs and stories.

Cost is $5 or $3 with museum admission.

Information: 814-539-1889 or www.jaha.org.

Speaker series

Flight 93 family members Ken Nacke and Patrick White will share stories about their loved one and their experiences involving the development of the memorial over the past 18 years at noon and 2 p.m. Saturday and noon Sunday at the Flight 93 National Memorial Learning Center in Shanksville.

The event is part of the Flight 93 National Memorial Speaker Series.

Nacke’s brother and White’s cousin, Louis J. “Joey” Nacke, was a passenger on Flight 93.

Admission: Free.

Information: www.flight93friends.org/programs-events/overview.

Art therapy

“Out of the Blues,” an exhibition by Susan Novak, will be on display through June 7 at Venue of Merging Arts, 307 Chestnut St. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

The display showcases the evolution of Novak’s paintings over the past 20 years and how the works reflect the role of art in her own recovery from traumatic brain injury, PTSD and a horrific treatment experience that left her fearful to ever make art again.

An opening reception will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Admission: Free.

Information: 814-410-2245 or www.thevoma.com.

Tribute concert

Gary Racan and the Studio-E Band’s Warriors Rock concert will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at Chestnut Ridge Golf Resort & Conference Center, 132 Pine Ridge Road, Blairsville.

The concert will feature a special tribute to veterans.

Admission: $20 for adults, $10 for veterans and students.

Information: 724-422-2502 or 412-401-1044.

Performance venue

The Blues Gathering hosted by Scott Jeffreys Blues Band will be held at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Venue of Merging Arts, 307 Chestnut St. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

Admission is $8 for VIP members and $10 for general admission.

Information: 814-410-2245 or www.thevoma.com.

Musical evening

Ligonier Valley High School concert and jazz bands and percussion ensemble will perform at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Diamond Park Bandstand in Ligonier as part of the summer band concert series.

There is no admission fee.

Modern love

The musical “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday through June 1 and 2 p.m. June 2 at Cresson Lake Playhouse, 279 Shapiro Road, Loretto.

Tickets: $15, $19, $23.

Information: 814-472-4333 or www.cressonlake.com.

Healing art

“The Arts Heal” exhibition will be on display through June 21 at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

The show features artwork from participants in the Opening Minds through Art (OMA); the Peer Empowerment Network; the H.O.P.E. Drop-in Center, Altoona; Mental Health Resources of Central Pennsylvania; Evolution Expressions of Altoona; Southern Care Hospice of Altoona; and YogaSong programs.

Admission: Free.

Information: 814-535-2020 or www.bottleworks.org.

Classes in session

• Gentle Yoga with Rachel Allen will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Art Works building of Bottle Works, 413 Third Ave. in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

Yoga with Adriann White will be held at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday.

A belly dance class will be offered at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday.

Supported stretch and balance class will be offered at 8:30 a.m. Friday.

• Yoga classes will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. and 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Tuesdays and 1 to 2 p.m. Thursdays at the Community Arts Center of Cambria County, 1217 Menoher Blvd., Westmont.

Information: 814-255-6515.

• Free Tai Chi for Arthritis and Qi Gong beginners class with Gary Johnson will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday through Friday at the Johns-town Senior Center, 500 Main St., downtown Johnstown.

The class is for any age, gender and physical condition, and is helpful for balance, flexibility, calmness and fall prevention.

Information: 814-242-4035.

Student show

“Greater Johnstown Young Artists Exhibit” will be on display Friday at Community Arts Center of Cambria County, 1217 Menoher Blvd., Westmont.

The show features 194 works of art in various mediums from students in grades sixth through 12 from Cambria County.

Admission Free.

Information: 814-255-6515 or www.caccc.org.

Tea creativity

“CreativiTEA” will be on display through June 5 at Gallery on Gazebo in downtown Johnstown. 

The display features works in clay pottery, watercolor, quilting, paper batik, oil paintings and paper cuttings, and each piece relates in some way to tea.

Information: www.facebook.com/GalleryOnGazebo.

Viewer participation

“Robin Glass: All That You See” will be on display through July 6 at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Loretto on the St. Francis University campus.

The exhibit features more than 140 works of art.

Admission: Free.

Information: 814-472-3920 or www.sama-art.org.

Family legacy

“The Wolf Family: A Legacy Exhibition” will be on display through July 6 at Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art at Loretto on the St. Francis University campus.

Admission: Free.

Information: 814-472-3920 or www.sama-art.org.

Life’s work

“My Art Through Life,” an exhibition by Donna Housel, is on display through June 30 in the Cambridge Art Gallery at Laurel View Village, 2000 Cambridge Drive, Davidsville.

The display features works in colored pencil, pastels and scratch art.

Admission: free.

Information: 814-288-2724.

Multi-media collection

The “Shirley Gaynor Permanent Collection” is on display indefinitely in the Community Arts Center of Cambria County’s Log House Gallery, 1217 Menoher Blvd., Westmont.

Cost: Free.

Information: 814-255-6515 or visit www.caccc.org.

Kelly Urban is a reporter for The Tribune-Democrat. She can be reached at (814) 532-5073. Follow her on Twitter @KellyUrban25.