2015-11-26 / Coming Events

Coming Events


All You Can Eat Spaghetti Dinner, Dec. 5 at Black Walnut American Legion, 4 p.m. until gone. Adults, $7; children, 12 and under, $3.50; preschool, free. Benefit for cancer patient Gary Stone. Spaghetti w/meat sauce or marinara, salad, Italian bread, homemade desserts. Take-outs availble. Basket raffle and bake sale. Sponsored by his family. For information, call Sherry Sprague, 570-942- 6901 or cell 570-665-1364. R46- 3p/S47-2p


Herrickville Hunters’ Breakfast, Sunday, Nov. 29, 7 to 11 a.m. All-you-can-eat menu includes pancakes, ham, sausage, eggs, coffee, orange juice and real maple syrup. Adults: $7.50; children to 12, $3.50; preschool, free. Gun raffle drawing at 11 a.m. Benefit: Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co. R45- 3c/S46-2c

Hunters’ Breakfast, Sunday, Nov. 29, 8 a.m. to noon at Northeast Bradford Memorial VFW 6824 on Haigh’s Pond Road. Pancakes, ham, sausage, eggs, biscuit w/gravy, home fries, milk, juice and coffee. Donation at door benefits the VFW and Ladies Auxiliary. Open to public.


Santa and Mrs. Claus will be arriving via fire truck in Wyalusing on Friday, Nov. 27 at 6 p.m. at the town’s Christmas tree, located on the corner of Marsh and Church Streets. The Wyalusing Adult Band will be playing carols for a sing-along. Warm cider will be provided by members of the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church. After caroling, Santa and Mrs. Claus will lead the children to the Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce building for a visit. A craft will be available for the children. Paper and a mailbox will be available so children can write a letter to Santa. Dancers from Whipple’s School of Dance will be performing at the chamber building. Cookies and hot chocolate will be provided by the Wyalusing Hotel. There is no charge for this event. For more information, call 607-222-4118. Christmas Tea Party, Sunday, Dec. 6, 12 – 2 p.m. Sponsored by and held at the Greater Wyalusing Chamber of Commerce, 20 Main Street, Wyalusing. The theme is Teddy Bear and Friends Picnic. Dr. Lori Smith of Wyalusing Pet Clinic will host a wellness clinic, checking on the health of all the stuffed animals that are attending. A light lunch, tea, lemonade and desserts will be served. Boys and girls are invited to attend. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased by calling Carol Goodman at 607- 222-4118. Only 100 tickets will be sold, no second seating. R44- 5c/S45-4c

Pictures with Santa on Dec. 8, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Oldest House, Main St., Laceyville. Cost: $3. Sponsored by Laceyville Business Association.


Come to the South Auburn Grange on Dec. 4 at 6 p.m. to make a gingerbread house. Bring all your goodies for decorations. 570-833-4618. There is no cost.

Laceyville Hometown Biennial Christmas Auction and Program, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. at the Braintrim Baptist Fellowship Hall. Enter the cookie contest. For more information, call Jill at 570-721-3679.

The Spalding Memorial Library is holding an outdoor Christmas Market on Saturday, Nov. 28 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. along the banks of the Chemung River in Athens. A craft time will be held inside the library. For more details, call 570-888-7117.

Children’s Christmas party will be held from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 13 at the VFW Post 6824, Haigh’s Pond Road, Potterville. Santa Claus will be there from 1:30 to 2 p.m. Bring your camera for pictures. Age groups are: one and two, three and four, five and six, seven and eight and nine and 10.


The Montrose Community Chorale will present their annual program on Sunday, Dec. 6 at 3 p.m. in the sanctuary of the First Presbyterian Church, 367 Church Street, Montrose.


Annual Ham Dinner will be served from 1 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 29 at the Forkston United Methodist Church. Hunters are welcomed. $10, adults; $5 ages 6 to 12; preschool, free. Take-outs are available. Baked goods for sale—bread, cookies, fudge, pies. Free soup supper at Hollenback United Methodist Church on Dec. 9, Jan. 13, Feb. 10 and March 9, from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Silvara Ladies Aid Dinner, last one until April on Thursday, Dec. 3 at noon. Ham, roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, veggies, cole slaw, all usual sides and homemade pies. Bake sale table. Family-style. Adults, $8; Children, $4; preschool, free. Located on Rt. 367 at Silvara, next to Methodist Church.


Tickets are now on sale for an upcoming Pat Kane concert. Kane will be performing Christmas and Irish music. Enjoy an evening of singing anddancing on Friday, Dec. 4 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Sons of Italy, 301 Desmond Street, Sayre, PA. All proceeds to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters, serving Bradford, Sullivan and Tioga Counties in PA and Tioga County in NY. Advance tickets on sale for $15 per adult and $5 per child. For more information or to purchase tickets call BBBS 1-866-344-BIGS. Tickets are on sale at Yale’s Music Shop, Athens or the Sons of Italy. At the door, $20 adult; $5 child. Hors D’Oeuvres included in admission. The bar

will be open for purchase of beverages. R45-3p/S46-3p


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.

Salt Springs State Park Happenings: Dec. 5, 10:30 a.m., Winter Snow Fun. The Bradford County Library will be closed on Thursday, Nov. 26 and Friday, Nov. 27 for the Thanksgiving holiday. They will reopen on Saturday, Nov. 28 at 10 a.m.


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. MoMs—(Mothers of Minions) meet every first and third Wed. of the month from 9 to 11 a.m., September through May. Meetings are held at the First Presbyterian Church, 5 Court St., Towanda. All mothers of preschoolers are welcome. Child care is provided for children, ages infant through five years old. For more information, contact the church at 570-265-5575. 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. The Wyalusing Masonic Lodge No. 618 meets at 7:30 p.m. on the third Monday of each month at the Lodge Hall, 158 Church St., Wyalusing. For more information, call 570-721- 0008. 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. MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. in St. Peter’s Church, 3832 State Route 6, Tunkhannock. For more information, visit www.mops.org or www.stpetestunkhannock.org. Call 570-836-2233. 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 at the Old Bridgewater Baptist Church, Rt. 706, Montrose, 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. Grief Support Group will meet Thursdays from Sept. 10 to Dec. 10, except Nov. 26, from 7-8:30 p.m. Meetings will be held at the Braintrim Baptist Church, 283 Church St., Laceyville. Enter at the handicapped entrance on Church St. The group will be using the nationally known GriefShare program designed for those who have lost a loved one to death. People may attend any one or all gatherings. All are welcome. For more information contact the church office at 570-869-1350 or Dick Camp at

570-869-1998. 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. American Legion Auxiliary Unit #534 will meet on Sunday afternoon, Dec. 13 at 2 p.m. at the Post Home. Members are reminded that it is now time to start paying your dues, and we ask that you do not pay them online. Don’t forget we are collecting items for veterans in the Wilkes-Barre VA Center and Gino Merli Center. Items may be dropped off at the Legion after 2 p.m. before Nov. 30. The American Legion Post 534 will hold their monthly meeting on Sunday, Dec. 13 at 1 p.m. at the post home. The DuPont Retirees will meet for lunch on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 11:30 a.m. at Sister’s Restaurant at 2 N. Chemung St., Waverly, NY (formerly The Tank). Stevensville Birthday Club will meet on Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 11:30 a.m. at Isabella’s Pizza in Wyalusing. December birthdays are Shirley Cosner, Eileen Fedak and Marilyn Young.


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 New Albany VFW Post 384 Annual Rifle Day, Sunday, Nov. 29. Hunters’ Breakfast, 7 to 11 a.m. Everyone welcome. Rifle Day activities begin at 2 p.m. Rifle drawing at 6 p.m. Open to public. S46- 2c/R46-2c The Wyalusing Youth Football and Cheerleading Club, Inc. will hold a board meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 8 at 6 p.m. at the Wyalusing American Legion. The board will hold elections for the upcoming 2016 year. All are welcome to attend. Holiday Gymnastics Camp at Endless Mountains Gymnastics, December 28-30. Girls and boys, ages 6 to 12. Lots of gymnastics, crafts, activities and fun. Call 570-746-7778 for more information. R47c

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