The Salvation Army Monessen Worship and Service Center Hosts Monessen Community Day Event at Palmer Park on July 31

Jul 20, 2021 | by Stephanie Rex

(Monessen, PA) July 20, 2021 – The Salvation Army Monessen Worship and Service Center is hosting a Mon Valley Community Day Event at Palmer Park on Saturday, July 31, with several activities that will be fun for the whole family!

The free event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will include a craft area for kids, “Touch a Truck” in the parking area, The Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services canteen truck, free food stations, food trucks, a car show, and more. There will be a vendor show with over 30 different vendors.

Entertainment will be provided hourly from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., with performers including DJ Fletch, Betsy’s Dance Studio, Christian Rapper RFTL, and more! 

“This is a chance for the whole community to come together and celebrate the chance to enjoy each other again over the summer,” said Captain Susan Thwaite, Commanding Officer, The Salvation Army Monessen Worship and Service Center. “We look forward for the opportunity to host an event that the entire community can enjoy in a safe space.”

For more information, contact Captain Thwaite at

Celebrating over 150 years of global service as both a church and a social service organization, The Salvation Army began in London, England in 1865. Today, it provides critical services without discrimination in 132 countries worldwide. The 28-county Western Pennsylvania Division serves thousands of needy families through a wide variety of support services. To learn more about The Salvation Army in Western Pennsylvania, log on to  The Salvation Army … doing the most good for the most people in the most need.


Stephanie Rex, Director of Marketing and Public Relations

The Salvation Army Western Pennsylvania Division

Email  |  Office: (412) 446-1642  |  Cell: (412) 463-2942

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