Pete Michaels | Humane Society of Cambria County Comedy Night

The Humane Society of Cambria County will host its Comedy Night at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, at Ace's, 316 Chestnut St., in the Cambria City section of Johnstown. Comedians will be Pete Michaels (above), Larry XL and Doug Meagher.

Night of laughs

Humane Society of Cambria County will host its Comedy Night 2020 at 7 p.m. Saturday at Ace’s, 316 Chestnut St., in the Cambria City section of Johns-town.

Comedians include Pete Michaels, Larry XL and Doug Meagher.

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.

Information: 814-535-3116 or www.slapsticksproductions.com.

Crochet meeting

The Highland Hookers Crochet Group will meet from noon to 4 p.m. Friday at Highland Community Library, 330 Schoolhouse Road, Richland Township.

Information: 814-266-5610.

Whodunit presentation

Bedford County Players will present the dinner theater “Murder at the Café Noir” at 6:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday at the Bedford Elks Country Club, 937 S. Richard St., Bedford.

Additional shows will be held at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21 and 22 and 1 p.m. Feb. 23.

Dinner-theater cost is $40.

Information: 814-623-7555.

History lesson

The African-American Heritage Society, Johnstown Area Heritage Association and the history department at Pitt-Johnstown will host an African-American History Day from 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday at Heritage Discovery Center, 201 Sixth Ave., in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

The purpose is to gather materials to document and tell Johnstown’s African-American history.

There will be screenings of “We’ll Make the Journey” at 1 and 3 p.m.

Information: 814-285-6331or 814-539-1889, ext. 314.

Performance venue

The Don Aliquo Quartet with Frank Filia will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Venue of Merging Arts, 307 Chestnut St., in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

Admission: $8 for VIP members, $10 for general public.

Information: 814-140-2245 or www.thevoma.com.

Student showcase

An awards ceremony for “Divinely Inspired,” an exhibition of student work from the region’s Catholic schools, will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Bottle Works, 411 Third Ave., in the Cambria City section of Johnstown.

The exhibition will be on display through March 2.

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

Book talk

Cody McDevitt, author of “Banished From Johnstown: Racist Backlash in Pennsylvania,” will speak at 7 p.m. Monday in Blackington Hall, Room 134, on the Pitt-Johnstown campus, Richland Township.

Copies of the book will be available for purchase.

Admission: Free.

Information: pnewman@pitt.edu.

Empowering women

The Community Connect Team will host performances of the “The Vagina Monologues” at 7 p.m. Thursday and Feb. 21 at the Johnstown Flood Museum, 304 Washington St., downtown Johnstown.

Tickets are $20.

Information: www.facebook.com/events/546212689320039.

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

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