Calendar of Events

JARI Events

JARI both sponsors and supports many events in Johnstown and the surrounding regions. This page is regularly updated to reflect these events. To contact us with questions, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page, or email Sherry Click at .

JARI Communication & Computer Classes

Date:  September 30, October 14 & 28
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location:  Pennsylvania Highlands Community College
This is a one-day workshop focusing on a one hour Work Readiness Session, a 3 hour Communications Session and 4 hour Intermediate or Advanced Word & Excel 2010 Session.

Government Business Forum

Come join the JARI PTAC and its Defense Business Council for a government business forum on Thursday, October 2nd, hosted by L.R. Kimball.  This event is open to large and small businesses alike.  

  • Join CEOs, business owners and development specialists to engage in networking 
  • Learn more about the host, L. R. Kimball, Somerset County Workshop and Cambria County Association for the Blind and Handicapped during brief presentations
  • Share your company's capabilities
  • Find a partner or subcontractor 
  • Enjoy acoustics by "Tony and Stacy"



12th Annual Alleghenies Regional Safety Conference

Date:  October 7, 2014
Time:  8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Location:  Frank J. Pasquerilla Conference Center, Johnstown, PA
The Alleghenies Regional Safety Conference is in its 12th year and as always, our committee is diligently working on providing you with fun-filled & informative workshops, keynote speakers, and of course the opportunity to meet with dozens of vendors that can help you maintain and enhance the quality of your organization's safety programs!

Somerset County Fall Job Fair

Date:  October 15, 2014
Time:  1:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location:  Quality Inn, Somerset, PA
The Somerset County Fall Job Fair is designed to help employers showcase their employment needs while participating in a "one-stop" venue to identify potential new hires.  There is no cost for job seekers to attend.  The fair is hosted by the Somerset County Commissioners, Somerset County Chamber of Commerce, JARI, and the PA CareerLink Somerset County.

Foreign Trade Zones Informational Meeting Luncheon

Date:  October 15, 2014
Time:  Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Location:  Cottage Inn & Restaurant, US 22, Ebensburg
Cost; $20.00

JARI 40th Anniversary Celebration

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Date:  November 20, 2014

Time:  4:30 - 6:00 PM

Location:  Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center


Information available soon