2019-04-25 / Coming Events

Coming Events...


The 100th Rush Alumni Banquet will be held on Saturday, June 1 at the Fairdale United Methodist Church. Social time at 10:30 a.m., business meeting at 11:30 a.m., dinner at 12:30 p.m.; cost $12/person. Anyone who attended Rush School or lived in the Rush/Lawton area and attended Elk Lake school is invited. Reservations must be received by May 18. For reservations and/or questions, contact Brian Hollister at 570- 278-9017.


Upcoming blood donation opportunities Now-April 30: Bradford County: Sayre Tuesday, April 30 from 1-6 p.m. at the Crossroads Family Ministries, 200 W. Lockhart St. Visit RedCrossBlood.org or call 1- 800-733-2767 to make an appointment or for more information.


Book Sale on Saturday, April 27 from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. at Mather Memorial Library in Ulster. A variety of gently used books and library discards will be available for sale. The sale will be held inside with some items on display outside, weather permitting. The library is located at 23866 Route 220 in Ulster. Parking is available across the street from the library.


Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, April 28 from 7:30-10:30 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, $8; children to 12 years, $4; preschool, free. Benefit Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co., Dept. 4.

Mother’s Day Breakfast Buffet: Mothers eat free. Sunday, May 12 from 8-11 a.m. in St. Basil’s Hall, Dushore, PA. Scrambled eggs, pancakes, home fries, bacon, sausage links, chipped beef, toast, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee, tea, milk and water. Mothers free, adults $10, children 12 to 6 $4 and under 6 eat free. Everyone welcome. Eat-in or take-out. Proceeds benefit local charitable activities. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus, Dushore, Wyalusing and Mildred, Council 12406.


Concert of bluegrass and gospel music with Canaan’s Land Band, with our own Tim Lyne on Saturday, May 4 at 7 p.m. at the Meshoppen Methodist Church. Refreshments and fellowship following the concert. Everyone welcome!


Craft Class on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Laceyville Public Library at 1:30 p.m. Our teacher is Teresa Brewer. Call the library at 570-869-1958 for further information.


Cleanup day has been scheduled for Saturday, May 11 at 8 a.m. The Beaver Meadows Cemetery Association would like to remind all lot owners and visitors that all Christmas/winter, artificial flowers and decor must be removed by Tuesday, April 30 of each year so that mowing and trimming may begin. Unless you have a small border around your lot, all toys and other items must be removed. Everyone is welcome.



2019 Monroeton Rodeo Prince/Princess Contest on Saturday, June 8 at the Mountaineer Park in Monroeton, PA. Locations to get entry forms: Monroeton: Shaffer’s Feed Service and Dandy Mini Mart; North Towanda: Steve Shannon Tire; Sayre: Fulmer Auto Care Center; Canton: Steve Shannon Tire; Troy: Bradco Printers; Wyalusing: Rocket-Courier; Wysox: Wysox Merchant Center and Dushore: Sullivan Review. Deadline to enter is May 31. This event will be brought to you by Rockin’N Stables and Ranch. Any questions, call Merle 570-265-8647.

Swiss Steak Dinner on Saturday, April 27 with serving starting at 4 p.m. at the North Orwell Community Hall, 34142 Route 187, North Orwell, PA. All the trimmings and homemade pies! $12 (12 years and older) $5 (5-11 years) and free (4 years and younger). S14x4c/R14x4c

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner on Saturday, April 27 at the Spring Hill Community Hall. Serving at 4:30 p.m. Adults $9, School age children $5 and preschool are free. Benefits “Over the Hill Plus” Relay for Life team.

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner on Saturday, April 27 at the Russell Hill UMC. Dinner being served 4-6 p.m. Adults $10, kids $5 and under 5 are free. Take-outs begin at 3:30-4 p.m. S17c/R17c

Silvara Ladies Aid Dinner on Thursday, May 2 at noon. Turkey ‘n stuffing and all the usual. Adults $8, K-6 $4, preschool are free. Served family style! Located on Rt. 367 at Silvara, next to the church. GPS: 58 Creek Road, Laceyville, PA 18623.


Representatives from the Apprise program are available year-round at the B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. office in Towanda to counsel individuals regarding Medicare, Medicaid, Advantage Plans, Medigap/Supplement, prescription plans, PA PACE program, numerous medical insurance and prescription drug eligibility programs and assistance with the completion of various medical forms and applications. These services are offered as part of the Apprise program. For additional information or to schedule an appointment, call 800-982-4346.

St. Vladimir’s Church, Lopez, homemade pierogies, halupki and halushki for sale. Call 570- 928-1099. Available in Wyalusing and Sugar Run area, call 570-746-3622 for availability and directions. Pierogies $6/doz., halupki 2/$5 and halushki $2/quart.


DuPont Retirees will meet for lunch on Wednesday, May 8 at 11:30 a.m. at OIP, 205 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre.


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.

Granville Center Church of Christ will be hosting GCCC Fit Club every Saturday from 9:30-11 a.m. This free group is open to all ages, men and women. Granville Center Church of Christ, 5753 Hwy. 514, Granville Summit. Call Lee or Robin Modlin 570-364-5110.

The Endless Mountains Amateur Radio Club meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Emergency Operations Center in Tunkhannock. Anyone interested in amateur radio or emergency communications is welcome. Call Joe E. for more information, 570-942- 0396. tfn

The Machwihilusing Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution will meet on Sunday, April 28 at 2 p.m. at the RiverStone Inn in Wysox.

The Wyalusing Musical Society will meet on Thursday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wyalusing United Methodist Church not at the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church as previously advertised. It will be just the regular meeting. There will not be a program offered to the public.

DAV Chapter 37 will have a meeting on Wednesday, May 8, 2nd Wednesday of the month at 2:30 p.m. at the Wyalusing American Legion Post 534. New members welcome. Mobile unit of the DAV will be at the Legion Post 534 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.


Penny Social on Saturday, May 4 at the Lawton Social Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m., 1st drawing starts at 6 p.m., door prizes, raffle baskets, 50/50, hot dogs, sloppy joes, Walking Tacos, drinks, snacks and baked goods. The Social benefits the L&R Community Group. R14x5c


Friends of Salt Springs Park, Inc.: The next event at the park in Franklin Forks, PA is “Trail Day” on Saturday, April 27 at 11 a.m. is volunteer clean-up day at the Park. We’ll tackle everything from leaves to logs and dust to trail debris. Free food and T-shirts for all volunteers.

Free Community Impact Session on Tuesday, May 14 from 9-11:30 a.m. at the Keystone Theatre, Towanda. Topic: Quality Leadership... and Strong Board/CEO Relationship– enhance the great work of our local nonprofits. Event offered through United Way of Bradford County with a special grant from the FirstEnergy Foundation.

26th Annual Orwell Antique Trap Show-Sportsman Show on Friday, May 17 from Noon to dark and Saturday, 7 a.m.- Noon at the North Orwell Community Hall, Rt. 187. Free Admission. Open to Public. Dealers wanted. For more info, call Bruce McCormick, 607-426- 6276, after 5 p.m.

Eat at Mark’s Valley View, Laceyville on Sunday, April 28; all day. Portion of the proceeds benefit the “Over the Hill Plus” Relay for Life team.

National Day of Prayer will be on Thursday, May 2 and be observed locally on the steps of the Bradford County Courthouse in Towanda at noon.

Asperger Social Gathering on Friday, April 26 from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Holy Trinity Church, Redington Ave. in Troy. (Used to be called First United Methodist Church.) Open to adults 18 and older. Food and games will be provided.

“Unplanned,” the movie is coming to the Towanda Keystone Theatre on Sunday, May 19 at 4 p.m. It’s the inspiring true story of a Planned Parenthood Clinic director who became one of the most ardent, pro-life speakers in America. Advance tickets, $5, can be purchased by contacting Nancy Schrader at 570-888-3763. Tickets will also be available at the door. This film is rated “R” but we encourage parents to bring their teenagers.

The Twin Tier Antique Tractor and Machinery Assoc. is ready to start its 2019 pulling season. Our first tractor pull will be on Saturday, April 27 at our show grounds in Rome. Weigh-ins start at 9 a.m. with pulls starting at 10 a.m. Classes go from 3500-9000 lbs. including 3.5 mph, 6 mph, V8 and Open. Dates of upcoming pulls are as follows: May 18, June 14-16 (Show), July 20 (Night), Aug. 24 (Night), Sept. 21 (Night) and Oct. 12. We will have the Lunch Box doing food at all of our pulls. Any questions, call Dave Uhouse 570-247-5483 or Joan Ely at 570-746-1794 or 570-637- 2502. Hope to see you there!

Susquehanna Beekeepers Association Events: Friday, May 10 at 7 p.m. at the Claverack Building, SR 706 East, Montrose. Topics: Catching swarms with Dave Taylor; plus monthly beekeeping hints and tips; Saturday, May 11 is Field Day at 1 p.m. Demonstration “How to Split a Hive” will be at the apiary of Jim Moronski. Checking the hive on June 15. For more information, contact Jim Perkins 570-967-2634 or susquehannabeekeeping.com.


Rabies Clinic on Monday, April 29 from 5-6 p.m. at the Wyalusing Fire Hall, 24 Second St., Wyalusing. Cost $12 per animal. All cats and dogs must be on a leash or in a carrier. Sponsored by the Endless Mountains Veterinary Center, PC, Rome, PA.


AA Meetings Wednesdays at 8 p.m., Wyalusing Presbyterian Church. Friday at 8 p.m., Standing Stone Vesper Church. AA Group of Towanda meets Monday-Friday, noon; Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 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).

TOPS PA #1134 meets each Tuesday at Braintrim Baptist Church in Laceyville. Weigh-ins from 5:15-6 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.

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

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

Breastfeeding Support Group meets the first and third Thursday of the month, from 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. Free. At Bradford County Library in Burlington. For information, call the library at 570-297-2436.

Al-Anon Meetings Monday at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday at 7 p.m. & Saturday noon, Tunkhannock UM Church. Every Tuesday at 7 p.m. & Thursday at noon at Trehab Building in Montrose. Every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Shepard of the Hills Church in Dushore. Wednesday at 8 p.m. at Wyalusing Presbyterian Church and 7 p.m. at Little Meadows United Methodist Church, Penn Ave., Little Meadows. Every Friday at 7 p.m. at Valley United Presbyterian Church 459 Park Ave., Waverly.

Public Invited: Caregivers’ group, held at the Montrose Area Agency on Aging Office, 157 Spruce St., Suite 1, every third Wednesday of the month from 1-2 p.m. Share your experiences. Caregivers meet once a month to talk about the joys and hardships of caring for someone. For more information call the Area Agency on Aging at 570-278- 3751 or 1-800-634-3746.

Family and friends weekly support meetings for those who struggle with addiction and for those who love someone who does. At Main Link, 17 Pine Street, Towanda, on Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m. Meetings conducted by Trinity of Bradford County and The Center of Excellence. Refreshments are provided. Questions? Contact Keith at 607-378-7182 or email kkinsman@casa-trinity.org.

Grief Support Groups: Two groups meet every Thursday, now until May 16. Morning group meets at 10-11:30 a.m. at the Braintrim Baptist Church, 283 Church St., Laceyville. The Evening Group meets at 7-8:30 p.m. at Sheldon Funeral Home, 155 Church St., Wyalusing. All welcome, no charge. Informal and confidential. For info, call 570-869-1350, 570-869-1998 or 570- 746-3976.

The Guthrie Post-Concussion Support Group will hold a meeting on Sunday, April 28 at 2 p.m. in the 4 Blue Conference Room located on the fourth floor of the Guthrie Medical Group in Sayre. The featured guest speaker will be Jeffrey Pelachick. The group is free and open to community members who have suffered a concussion and their families. For more information, please contact Steven Hicks, MS, ATC by email at Steven.Hicks@guthrie.org.


Rotary-sponsored Wine Tour to Cayuga Lake on Saturday, May 11. Pick-up in Wyalusing at 8 a.m. Drop-off at approximately 7:15 p.m. Five wineries. Dinner will be at the Arnot Mall at your expense. Cost $110 for everything. Contact Carol Goodman 607-222-4118 or cgoodman@epix.net for information and to make reservations.

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