Ebensburg Borough Hiring

HELP WANTED

The Borough of Ebensburg is seeking applicants for part-time janitorial work. Interested applicants may obtain application at the borough office or under Online Applications/Employment Application – Part Time Employment. Completed applications will be accepted until noon on Wednesday, August 11th.  EOE

Janitorial duties will be at the municipal building and tennis center.  Position is 15-20 flexible hours per week.  Duties include but not exclusive to: cleaning of offices, rest rooms, tennis courts, and public areas.  Applicants must be a minimum of 18 years old and possess a valid driver’s license.  $10.50/hour.

Ebensburg Homecoming Events – July 31st

EBENSBURG HOMECOMING WEEKEND EVENTS

Ebensburg – On Friday, July 30th & Saturday, July 31st Ebensburg Main Street Partnership will host their annual Downtown Shutdown and Homecoming celebration.

The weekend begins when the streets at the center of town close down at 6 pm to set up for a free concert that runs from 8 pm to 11 pm. This year’s event will feature Bachelor Boys Band – a high-energy, dance band featuring everything from top 40, to classics, to classical and jazz. Many of the downtown shops and restaurants are planning specials, events and live music as well, so we encourage everyone to follow our website or Facebook page as we are always updating our schedule of events.

Saturday begins with a community-wide yard sale, a fishing derby at Lake Rowena, a Farmer’s Market in Penn Eben Park, 5K & 15K at the Ghost Town Trail, Yoga at the Borough Pool, Free Tennis Clinics at the Tennis Center and so much more. “There are a lot of different activities happening throughout the day and into the evening – it’s an event that our community loves to celebrate!” said Danea Koss, Community Development Director. Yard Sale maps are now available at the Borough office, Ebensburg Library, and online at www.ebensburgmainstreet.com.

The Ebensburg Public Library will be hosting an outdoor book sale, yard sale, basket raffle, and, new this year, The Grove will be onsite with their food truck.

The Bishop Carroll Girl’s Soccer Team will be hosting an indoor yard sale, basket raffle, and breakfast/lunch food sales in the High School Cafetorium.

Cambria Summit ABATE will return with a backpack give-a-way (while supplies lasts) at Lake Rowena Pavilion.

Nearly 30 baskets, donated by the Main Street Partnership and local businesses for the Homecoming basket raffle are currently on display at First National Bank at 111 W. High Street. Anyone may now purchase raffle tickets at the bank through Friday, the 30th, and then onsite at Lake Rowena beginning around 5 pm on Homecoming day.

Homecoming festivities will come to a close at Lake Rowena with food, fireworks, a bonfire and live music performance by Flood City Brass from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.

Call the Ebensburg Borough Office at (814) 472-8414 with any questions.

Homecoming Event Schedule

Time Event Location
All Day   Community Yard Sale Throughout Ebensburg
7 am – 2 pm Indoor Yard Sale, Basket Raffle, Breakfast/Lunch Food Sales

Bishop Carroll High School

*Hosted by Girl’s Soccer Team

8 am – 2 pm

8 am – 4 pm

8 am – 2:30 pm

9 am – 2 pm
9 am – 2 pm

Book Sale

Yard Sale

Basket Raffle

The Grove Food Truck
Bake Sale

Ebensburg Public Library
226 W. High Street
8 am – 3 pm Indoor Flea Market Holy Name Church Hall
8 am – 2 pm Community Yard Sale Ebensburg VFW
9 – 11 am Kid’s Fishing Derby

Lake Rowena

*Hosted by Lions Club

9 am – 12 pm Farmer’s Market Penn Eben Park
9 am Homecoming 5K & 15K

Ghost Town Trail—YPCC Trailhead

*Hosted by Friends of CCXC

9 am – 5 pm Free Tennis, Open House, &
Prize Giveaway
Ebensburg Tennis Center
9 am – 8 pm Workshops, Flowers, Popcorn, Slushees and More Follow Your Art
226 W. High Street
10 am – 11 am   Free Hatha Yoga at the Pool

Borough Pool

Rain Location: YPCC

TBD

Free Backpack Giveaway

(While supplies last)

Lake Rowena Pavilion

*Hosted by Cambria Summit ABATE

4 – 8:30 pm
Hogue’s Fun Factory
Obstacle Course & Bounce
Lake Rowena

5 pm – 8 pm

7 pm – 10 pm

Dusk

Basket Raffle

Live Music by Flood City Brass

Fireworks Show on the Lake

Lake Rowena

*Hosted by Ebensburg Main Street Partnership

Sunday, Aug. 1st

12 – 2 pm & 3 – 5 pm

Sunflower Stroll

Innovative Extracts by Golden Farms

1146 Munster Road, Portage

 

2020 Census

The 2020 Census is fast approaching. Your participation in the census, and a full and accurate count, is very important to your local community. First, the census is the basis for equal political representation under the Constitution. Second, State and Federal dollars are allotted based on the number of people counted in the census.

BE COUNTED! It’s easy. It’s safe, It’s important. For the first time ever, the Census Bureau will accept responses on-line, but you can still respond by phone or mail.

For more information, visit: www.2020census.gov/en.

Census Jobs

The Census Bureau will be hiring thousands of workers to complete the 2020 Census. Job seekers can apply now. The first jobs will be in August 2019 conducting address canvassing.  www.2020census.gov/jobs -or- 1-855-JOB-2020.

Ebensburg Based Day Trips

Ebensburg Based Scenic Rides

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Scenic Day Trips Visiting Attractions in Cambria and Neighboring Counties

The rides described below offer a chance to witness the beauty of south-central Pennsylvania, experience the excitement and challenges of her twisty roads, and visit the most popular attractions in the region.

Each of the day trips begins and ends in Historic Ebensburg. All of the scenic rides can be enjoyed by car or motorcycle. Riders are encouraged to stay at any of the hotels or bed & breakfasts listed in this brochure.

Ebensburg hosts many events throughout the year. In conjunction with Thunder in the Valley, Ebensburg hosts its annual Wheels & Wings event on the streets of Downtown Ebensburg on the third Thursday of June. We urge you to stay in the Ebensburg area during Thunder in the Valley, and enjoy any of the scenic rides suggested here. They are all great motorcycle trips!

Ebensburg Homecoming Weekend is the last weekend in July. Spend Friday on a day trip, return to Ebensburg for a free concert on downtown streets on Friday evening, take another day trip on Saturday, and return to Ebensburg for a free concert, party and fireworks at Lake Rowena.

Pick any Friday in August for a free evening concert in the park. The week-long Cambria County Fair always opens on Labor Day.

PotatoFest, the region’s largest craft and music festival, is the last

Saturday in September. Let Ebensburg be your host for any of the many events held during the year in Cambria County, all listed on our website.

Feel free to contact any of Ebensburg Borough’s staff for assistance or for ideas. We want you to enjoy your time in Ebensburg.