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GIFT CARD BASKET RAFFLE to Benefit Cody’s Wheels of Hope (providing new bicycles & other wheeled toys to children with life threatening illnesses) Drawing November 22! Details below

THEY ARE RAFFLING OFF A BASKET OF GIFT CARDS FROM VARIOUS BUSINESSES IN THE ERIE AREA THE DRAWING WILL BE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 22ND – JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS! (NEED NOT BE PRESENT TO WIN) TICKETS ARE $2.00 EACH WATCH THEIR WEBSITE AND FACEBOOK PAGE FOR FURTHER DETAILS FOR MORE INFO CONTACT US AT…MORE

You MUST pre-register for the Wednesday, September 29 – 7p – FREE live blues concert – the JES will host Rev. Charles Brock & musicians Jim Cuneo & Pat Cuneo

Pre-registration is required by visiting www.jeserie.org or calling the Jefferson at 814.459.8000. Walk-ins will not be accepted, and registration will close on midnight prior the event. The Jefferson Educational Society will host Rev. Charles Brock and musicians Jim Cuneo and Pat Cuneo in a live blues concert on Wednesday, September 29 on the Jefferson stage, 3207 State St. The in-person event, which is free…MORE

Monday, September 27 – HIV/AIDS Awareness Walk – 6p at the LEAF Education Center at Frontier Park (1501 West 6th St., Erie) (approx. 1.5 mile walk) It is FREE to participate.

The Erie County HIV Task Force and Erie County Department of Health (ECDH) will host the fourth annual Erie County HIV/AIDS Awareness Walk on Monday, September 27 at 6:00 p.m. The activity aims to increase understanding about human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the virus that causes acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), a condition that interferes with the…MORE

Monday, September 27 ∙ 9:00 – 11:00 am Q.P.R. (Question. Persuade. Refer.) FREE Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training

Monday, September 27 ∙ 9:00 – 11:00 am Q.P.R. (Question. Persuade. Refer.) Suicide Prevention Gatekeeper Training Presenters: Sharon Sandberg, LSW and Nicole Patterson, BA Training designed to teach professional as well as lay “gatekeepers” the warning signs of a suicide crisis and how to respond. The process follows three steps: (1) Question the person’s desire…MORE

Register for the Walk – Saturday, September 25 ∙ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Out of the Darkness Walks – to provide support to suicide attempt survivors and those who have lost loved ones to suicide

Saturday, September 25 ∙ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm Out of the Darkness Walks Location: Presque Isle State Park, Rotary Pavilion Annual community event sponsored by the AFSP to raise awareness and much-needed funds, to provide support to suicide attempt survivors and those who have lost loved ones to suicide, and to send the message…MORE

Saturday, September 25 – Urban Cowboy in the Country to benefit Hope on Horseback Therapeutic Riding Center- 5p-10p at Mound Grove Golf and Events (10760 Donation Road, Waterford PA) Details below!

Two Bands – The Alley Goats from 5 to 7 – Brian Butler and the House of Cards from 8 to 10 – A Nite at the Races: Video Fun and Betting from 7 to 8 – Tickets $35 Includes Bands and Food.  Raffles, auctions, prizes. Tickets available on Eventbrite.  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/urban-cowboy-in-the-country-tickets-167255239925MORE

Throughout the Month of September -Suicide Prevention Awareness ROCKS! Be on the lookout for ROCKS with hopeful messages – to keep or give to others! Suicide is preventable and help is available – at the Suicide Prevention LifeLine phone number: 1-800-273-8255.

Representatives of the Suicide Prevention Advisory Board, Safe Harbor staff and clients, & community volunteers painted nearly 200 rocks with various messages of hope such as You Matter and Your story isn’t over yet; as well as information such as the Suicide Prevention LifeLine phone number: 1-800-273-8255. Throughout the month of September, volunteers from Safe…MORE

A Shared Heritage invites you to discover key people, places, & events associated with the history of African Americans in Erie County. Learn how they contribute to the economic, political, & cultural broader story of our region. Details below

A Shared Heritage invites you to discover key people, places, and events associated with the history of African Americans in Erie County, Pennsylvania, and learn how they contribute to the economic, political, and cultural broader story of our region. Sites on the Driving Tour include both existing structures as well as locations where physical evidence…MORE

Global Summit XII programs now available as FREE Video-on-Demand on JES Website!   

Programs from the recent Jefferson Global Summit XII Digital Summit speaker series are now available for live streaming on demand on the Jefferson Educational Society website, JESerie.org, and the Jefferson’s YouTube channel. All programs are free and available on the sites. The Jefferson hosted the free digital speaker series over a three-week period from May 10…MORE


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