2016-08-25 / Coming Events

Coming Events

BREAKFASTS

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, Aug 28, 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. All you can eat pancakes, French toast, ham, sausage, eggs, home fries, sausage gravy and biscuits, coffee, orange juice, real maple syrup and sugar-free syrup. Adults, $7.50; children to 12 years, $3.50; preschool, free. Benefit Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co., Dept. 4 S1tfc/R1tfc

CAR SHOWS

Join the Good Ol’ Boys of the Warren Center Sinclair for the 11th Annual Olde Time Cruise-in & Family Day Sunday, Sept. 18 beginning at 9 a.m. Get your “ride” photographed in front of our restored “turn of the century” gas station. Great food, great fun, including live entertainment by Bug Tussle. All proceeds benefit Robyn Brown, suffering from Lyme disease. A great event for a good cause in scenic Warren Center.

Third Annual Car Show Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016 in Le- Raysville. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., 2 p.m. awards, 1st, 2nd, 3rd place awards plus Chief’s Choice also a 50/50 drawing. Classic, Muscle, Customs, Antiques, Tractors, Vintage, Street, Hot and Rat Rods, Old School and Trucks. Free, No Fee car show. Vendors wanted. Call 570-746- 3154.

CHURCH

Gospel Jamboree Sunday, Aug. 28 at 3 p.m. at the Transue Community Church. All are welcome.

Life Topics meeting Dille Parish UCC Parish House Le- Raysville,Tuesday. Aug. 30, 7-8 p.m.: “Strings Attached.” Relax and enjoy an evening of acoustic music.

CLASSES

Northern Tier Career Center will be holding auto inspection classes on the following dates: Sept. 14 and Sept. 15, Dec.7 and Dec. 8, March 15 and March 16, and May 10 and 11. Contact Mrs. Colleen Edsell at cedsell@ntccschool.org or at 570-265-8111, ext. 5133 to register.

Enjoy a tour by Master Gardener Gayle O’Brien of several pollinator garden habitats and discuss what pollinators need to survive in your garden. Learn to use a variety of native plants, water sources, undisturbed nesting habitats and learn about color…plus get an overview of a honey beehive. Saturday, Sept. 3 at 10 a.m. Humming Hill Lavender Farm, Brooklyn (directions sent with confirmation) To register visit: www.montroseadultschool.org. Click the Classes link. For more information or help registering call the Penn State Extension Office at 570-278-1158.

Join the Penn State Master Gardeners of Susquehanna County for their first annual Fall Clinic. They will be giving a series of short lectures on how to preserve your harvest, root cellaring, saving seeds and learning how to braid garlic. A harvest luncheon will be served between lectures. Saturday, Sept. 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Montrose www.montroseadultschool.org To see what classes are offered, click Nature and Country Living to see the Master Gardener classes. For more information or help registering call the Penn State Extension Office at 570- 278-1158.

DINNERS

The Wysox Sewing Society will hold their monthly dinner at noon, Tuesday, Sept. 13 in Ferguson Hall of the Wysox Presbyterian Church, Rt 187N, Wysox. Roast beef will be featured on the menu with mashed potatoes, gravy, cole slaw, assorted vegetables, gelatin salads and a delicious variety of homemade pies. Everyone is welcome. Take-outs upon request, call ahead. Reservations are available but not necessary. Please call 570-265-6119 and leave message for reservations. R34c

Silvara Ladies Aid Dinner, Thursday, Sept. 1 at noon. Chicken biscuits and gravy, mashed potatoes, all the usual sides and homemade pies. Served family style. Adults $8, Children $4, Pre-school is free. Located Rt. 367 at Silvara next to the Methodist church. The bridge is open. R34-2c/S35c

FOR YOUR INFORMATION

Reporting Child Predators. Suspected child predators can be reported to the Office of Attorney General Kane by calling the Child Predator Hotline at 1-800-385-1044. Individuals who suspect an online predator or child sexual abuse can also send an anonymous tip to the office by texting PAKIDS + YOUR TIP to 847411.

Wyalusing Valley Museum open for the season Saturday and Sunday, 12-4 p.m., June through October. Located across from the Wyalusing Valley High School on Grovedale Lane. Call 570-746-3979 or www.wyalusingmuseum.com.

Donations of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables are wanted. T.A.C.O. is accepting donations of fresh fruits and vegetables. Donations can be left in the donation box in front of the pantry. For additional information call 570-265-4422.

Join Hollie Irvine, B/S/S/T AAA, Inc. APPRISE Coordinator, for a Medicare Seminar on Thursday, Sept. 15, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Towanda Fire Hall located on Elm Street in Towanda. This Medicare Seminar is free and open to the public, but reservations are kindly requested. Please RSVP no later than Sept. 8th by calling 1-800-982-4346. The B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. is funded in part by the Pennsylvania Department of Aging; the United Way of Bradford County; the United Way of Susquehanna County; and the Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, and Tioga County Commissioners.

Good Saleable Items Wanted for the annual auction on Sept. 10 at Creek Junction Park in Forkston. If you have any “good” items you would like to donate please contact Ron Furman 570-833-4635, Dick Witter 570-833-2731 or Lew Denison 570- 833-4847.

Home Textile Tool Museum open Saturdays through Aug. 27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1819 Orwell Hill Road, Orwell. Admission: $5; children, 12 and under are free. Details on Saturday events and weekday workshops, go to www.hometextiletoolmuseum.org. Email: info@httm.org or call 570-247- 7175.

The Bradford Sullivan Chapter of the Pennsylvania Association of School Retirees (PASR) invites school retirees from the Northeast Bradford and Towanda School Districts to a gathering, on Sept. 8, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Antler Ridge Winery near Rome, Come and meet with your fellow retirees. Learn of the benefits of belonging to PASR, the only group that includes all public school employees, and catch up on what your friends have been doing since they retired. Our mission is to serve others in need and help one another enjoy retirement. For more information and reservations, please contact Shirley Allis, President, at 570- 265-5907 or by email at: allis@cableracer.com. We hope to see you on Sept. 8.

The September meeting of Hill Country Artists will feature local artist Diane Stizza. Hill Country Artists meet on the first Thursday of each month and welcome the public to all meetings. On Sept. 1, at 7 p.m. at the Claverack building in Montrose.

Twin Tier Antique Tractor and Machinery Association will hold its annual club picnic and night tractor pull on Saturday, Aug. 27 at the show grounds in Rome. Picnic starts at 1 p.m. with a dish-to-pass luncheon. Meat tray, rolls, drink and tableware (plates, napkins and plasticware) will be provided by the club. Members are asked to bring folding chairs with them also. The tractor pull will start at 4 p.m.; you must be a member to pull.

MEETING NOTICES

AA Meeting—Wednesdays at 8 p.m. in the basement of the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church. Open meeting, nonsmoking.

S.O.S. Al-Anon—Family Group will meet on Fridays at 7 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Hopkins Street, Sayre.

TOPS PA #1134— Laceyville, meets each Tuesday evening at the Braintrim Baptist Church in Laceyville. Weigh-ins from 5:15 to 6 p.m., meeting from 6-7 p.m. For more information, call 570-965-2493 or 570-869-1834. Toll-free 1-800-932- 8677.

Recovery House Meetings— AA Group of Towanda meets Mon.-Fri., noon; Mon., Thurs., Fri., Sat., 8 p.m., Sun., 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. NA meetings are held Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Speaker meeting every first Sunday, 8 p.m. All meetings at 205 Main St., Towanda (please use rear, lower entrance).

Compassionate Friends—of the Endless Mountains will hold their meetings on the second Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. in the Endless Health Community Center, Montrose. TCF is open to all families who have lost a child from any cause at any age. There are no membership dues or fees of any kind. For more information, call 570- 965-0901 (evenings) or 570-278- 1658 or e-mail tcfendlmts@hotmail.com.

Al-Anon meetings in Tunkhannock—Endless Serenity Al-Anon Family Group on Monday, 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, 7 p.m., Saturday, noon. All meetings are held at the Tunkhannock UM Church Education Bldg., second floor.

Diabetes Support Groupmeeting the first Thursday of every month at the Guthrie Clinic office in Towanda beginning at 5:30 p.m. There is no charge and all diabetics and family members are welcome. For more information, call Dawn at Guthrie Clinic at 570- 265-6165 during regular business hours.

Hunts for Healing meets the last Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Ringneck Ridge, 3 Coburn Hill Rd., Laceyville. For more information, call 570-869- 1233.

Valley Multiple Sclerosis Support Group meets the last Thursday of every month at St. John Lutheran Church at 207 S. Hopkins St., Sayre from 6 to 8 p.m. Anyone with MS or caregivers or family members of people with MS are invited. Call Pam at 570-888-9053 for questions or information.

Addictions to Victory— Faith-based support for addictions. Program will be held the first and third Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at New Generation Church, Milan, 570-888- 1967.

AA meeting–Friday evenings at 8 p.m. at the Standing Stone Vesper Church spiritual building, River Road, Standing Stone Township. Open meeting, non-smoking.

Al-Anon meetings on Wednesdays at 8 p.m. in the upstairs kitchen of the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church. Open meeting, non-smoking.

Al-Anon Meetings at Trehab Building, by NBT Bank, Montrose, second floor, on Tuesday evenings at 7 p.m. and Thursdays at noon.

Come join the M.O.M.S. group. All MOMS welcome. Meetings are held at the Rome Presbyterian Church in Rome from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month.

The Union Wyalusing Masonic Lodge No. 108 meets at 7:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of each month at the Lodge Hall, Main and Pine Streets, Towanda. For more information, call 570-721-0008. The Valley Lyme Disease support group will meet the first Tuesday of each month at Spalding Memorial Library in Athens from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. For additional information, call 607-237- 5499 or email valleylyme@gmail.com.

The Bradford/Sullivan AARP Chapter 4423 meets every second Tuesday of each month at 1:30 p.m. in the Wysox EMS building. Entertainment and refreshments provided. Visitors always welcome.

Al-Anon meetings will be held on Fridays at 8 p.m. at the Standing Stone Vesper Church’s Spiritual Building, River Road, Standing Stone Township. Open meetings, no smoking.

Al-Anon meetings will be held on Sundays at 7 p.m. at the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital, Second Floor, Towanda. Open meetings, no smoking.

Caregivers’ Support Group sponsored by B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. and Meadow View Senior Living Center third Wednesday of each month from 10 to 2 p.m. at the Area Agency on Aging office in Montrose. For more information or to register, call 570-278- 3751 or 1-800-634-3746.

Bradford/Sullivan AARP Chapter #4423 will meet Tuesday Sept. 13 at 1:30 p.m. in the Wysox EMS Building. There will be entertainment and refreshments. Guests are always welcome.

REUNIONS

Hitchcock-Lines Reunion will be held on Saturday, Aug. 27 at noon at Hickory Park in Owego, NY, Pavilion #3. Please bring a dish to pass, a beverage and your own place setting and items for an auction.

The Herman/Zacharias family reunion will be held on Sunday, Aug. 28 at the Elk Lake School Pavilion. Starts at noon and the eating will begin shortly after. This year’s reunion will again feature a Chinese auction and door prizes. Please bring a dish to pass and your beverage plus some items for the auction if possible.

Tewksbury Family Reunion Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016 2 p.m. Note change in place, South Auburn Grange Hall. Bring table service, drink and covered dish to share. Also bring any family memorabilia.

37th Annual Woodruff Family Reunion will be held Sunday Aug. 28. Lunch will be at 1 p.m. at Keith and Rita Van- DeMark’s house on Golden Hill. Call 570-869-1897 for directions. Lunch, drinks and table service provided. Bring your family and catch up on family news and get reacquainted.

Knolles Reunion (descendants of Thomas and Jane Lemons Knolles) will hold a reunion on Sunday, Aug. 28 at Noon at the Wyalusing American Legion Post 534 pavilion hall. Meats, water, iced tea, lemonade, cups, napkins will be provided. Please bring own table service and a dish, dessert. RSVP by Aug. 14 to Nancy Knolles Yadlosky at 570- 746-3622 or email: nancyyad@frontiernet.net.

SPORTS

Twin Tier Antique Tractor and Machinery Club meets at 6 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month at the Stoll Building, Wysox. For more information, call 570-746-1794.

The Tri County Sportsman Club in Silvara is hosting a Hunter’s Safety and Trapper Education Class. This is a new, two-day class, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 17 and 18, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. both days. You must be at least 11 years old to attend. A light lunch will be served to attendees. For more information, call either Pat Beebe at 570-746-3869 or Carl Yurgatis at 570-869-1706. You can register for the class on www.pgc.state.pa.us.

TOURS

Visit the Oldest House. Main Street, Laceyville. Free tours every Friday to Sunday 1- 4 p.m. through September. R28- 8p/S29-8p

VENDORS WANTED

Vendors Wanted for the 50th Camptown Races, Saturday, Sept. 10. Please contact Wendy Fissler, 570-746-3640 or fisslerfamily2@epix.net.

Vendors wanted for the Third Annual Car Show, Saturday, Sept. 3 at LeRaysville. Email 51Merc@Frontier.com or call 570-746-3154.

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