2016-06-23 / Coming Events

Coming Events


Herrickville Fire Hall Get your barbeque chicken to enjoy at Lent’s Fireworks on July 3. Preorder by June 27 by calling Joyce Decker at 744- 2635 or Jason Boatman at 744- 1504. Chicken is $6 per half. More chicken will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Halves will be available starting at 5:30 at the Fire Hall.


Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, June 26, 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 sugarfree syrup. Adults, $7.50; children to 12 years, $3.50; preschool, free. Benefit Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co., Dept. 4. S1tfc/R1tfc


Gospel Jamboree on Sunday afternoon, June 26 at 3 p.m. at Spencer’s Gazebo in Transue. All are welcome.

Life Topics meeting at the Dille Parish UCC Parish House, LeRaysville on Tuesday, June 28, 7 to 8 p.m. “How to Deal with Difficult People:” Discover a SWAT negotiator’s best secret for resolving differences peacefully, even when tempers flare.


Happy Tails No Kill Animal Shelter is raising funds by collecting shoes. Anyone can donate their new or gently used shoes from now until July 15 at Character Cut Salons, 15 Elm St., Towanda; Spark’s Family Restaurant, Monroeton (formerly Harkness) and Smile AWhile Ice Cream on Rt. 409 in Wyalusing. Shoes must be in good condition with soles intact and no holes. For more information, call Claudia Goodenow at 570-396-7434 or emailgoodenowclaudia@yahoo.com.


Family June 26, 10 Wyalusing American Post 534. Chicken barbecue, games, raffles, vendors, food. Horseshoe tournament-sign up at 11 a.m., play starts at noon $5 per person. American Legion Sprint car will be on display. All proceeds to benefit Homeless Veterans of Pennsylvania. S23-3c/R23-3c


The Seventh Annual Wine and Cheese Festival will take place this Saturday, June 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Manley-Bohlayer Heritage Farm in East Canton.


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.

Towanda Area Christian Outreach (T.A.C.O.)Food Pantry will be closed Monday July 4 for the holiday. The pantry will reopen on Wed. July 6 at 10 a.m. T.A.C.O. is located in Wysox and covers the Northeast Bradford and Wyalusing school districts. R25- 2e/S26e

Summer Camp for Cub Scouting Two Cub Scout Day Camps will be held at Mt. Pisgah State Park, July 11-14 from 4 to 9 p.m. For details, call Veronica Seymour at 570-297- 1997. Aug. 1-4, Connell’s Dam, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Details: call Linda Raub at 570-637-7879. R16p

Home Textile Tool Museum open Saturdays through Aug. 27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 1819 Orwell Hill Road, Orwell. Workshops, June 24/July 1, Knitting Basket; June 25, Beginning Spinning. 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. S20-15c/R20-15c

Sign up for the Glo Run, held July 9 at Laceyville’s Community Day. Race will be held at 8 p.m. pre-reg $20 and day of the race is $25. Form found at www.Laceyville.net under Community Day.

Salt Springs State Park Happenings: July 3, All-American Patriotic Music, 7 p.m.; Aug. 12, Celtic Martins, 7 p.m.; Perseid Meteor Shower, Aug. 12 and 13, 8:30 p.m.

4-H Accepting Book Donations Sullivan County 4-H is accepting book donations for the 4-H book fundraiser held during the Sullivan County Fair. Gently used, clean and non-moldy books of all genres are accepted. No Encyclopedias or Readers Digest condensed readers please. Drop off at the Sullivan County Penn State Extension Office, 9219 Route 487, Dushore or the Bradford County Extension Office, 200 Main Street, Towanda S24- 3e/R24-3e

Endless Mountains Amateur Radio Club will hold their annual field day at the Emergency Services Building, SR 6 East of Tunkhannock on June 25 from 2 to 5 p.m. and June 26, 9 a.m. until noon. For further information, call Joe, 570-209-0070 or email joee2047@myway.com.

Outdoor Explorer Day Camp For children ages 6-8 at Mt. Pisgah State Park on June 29. Pre-registration is mandatory, call 570-297-2734 by June 27.


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

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.

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.

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.

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.

Stevensville Birthday Club will meet on Tuesday, July 5 at 11:30 a.m. at the Wyalusing Hotel.

Rushville Cemetery Association will hold their annual meeting on Sunday, June 26 at 2 p.m. at the Rushville Church.

Dupont Retirees will meet for lunch on Wednesday, July 13 at 11:30 a.m. at Tomasso’s Restaurant, 398 County Road 60, Waverly, NY.

Caregiver’s Support Group sponsored by the Law Office of Leslie Wizelman and the B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging meets at noon the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at the Library of the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home in Towanda. Anyone taking care of a family member or loved one, be at home or as a resident of a long term care facility are welcome. For more information, call Kathy Morrison at the Law Office of Leslie Wizelman at (570)746-3844, or Carol Dieffenbach at the Area Agency on Aging at (570)265- 6121. Our next meeting is Tuesday, June 28.


Wyoming County Historical Society will participate in the Annual Founder’s Day Celebration in Tunkhannock, June 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tours of the genealogical library, museum and book signings will be happening. The historical society is located at the corner of Bridge and Harrison Street in Tunkhannock.


Picnic for all ages will be held with varied events. Raffles, Bouncy, Polka music and food, food, food all under the Big Top, and a Sunday with no cooking. Sunday, July 3 from noon to 5 p.m. in Sullivan County.


The Oldest House Historical Society Members’ meeting for July will be Thursday July 7 at 5:30 p.m. at the House. All members are invited to attend.


WVHS Class of 1961 55th Class Reunion at the Wyalusing Hotel on Aug. 6. Social hour, 3 p.m., buffet dinner at 4 p.m. Reservations must be in by July 18. Cost, $25 per person. Meat choice: Petite Prime Rib, Broiled Haddock, Stuffed Chicken Breast. Meat choices must be made at time of reservation. Send check or money order to Dawn Karpauitz, 1204 Gulf Road, Rome, PA 18837. Call 570-744-2242. R18-11p/S19-11p

The WVHS Class of 1976 will be having a meeting at the Wyalusing Hotel (dining room) on Wednesday, June 29 at 6:30 p.m. to discuss plans for a 40th reunion on Aug. 6. Open to any class members who wish to help with plans. Addresses are needed for Linda Walker Maff, Wayne Sickler, Patricia Chilson Hochberg, David “Vern” Wells, Richard Bailey, Pat Chanitz, Lloyd Farr, Mike Post, Ernest Quakenbush, Andy Sprague, Lois Steffen, Dan Parson, Mark Jackson, Debbie Pedro Teel, Bill Ryan, Jane Sandt Pratt, Vinita Verghese and Galen Woodruff. Contact Lisa Stanton Harvey, 570-240-0822 or Lee Ann Knolles Welles, 570-746-1579.

WVHS Class of 1976 40th Reunion, Aug. 6, at the Spring Lake Conservation Association on Moody Road in Wyalusing. Cost is $30 per person, 2 p.m. social time and dinner is at 4 p.m. Music is from 6 to 10 p.m. Choice of bbq chicken or pulled pork. Payment due by July 1 to Lisa Harvey, 632 Baker Road, Laceyville, PA 18623. S24-2p/R24-2p

The annual Kipp-Dickerman Hite reunion will be held on Saturday, June 25 at the home of Marcia and Garry Hallett, 234 Warren Center Road, Warren Center. Hot dogs, hamburgers, rolls and cold beverages provided. Bring dish to share. Bring swimsuits and towels if you’d like to swim. Questions, call Jenn Kipp Parks at 570-744-1440. Lines Reunion - Descendants of W. Earl and Lena Lewis Lines of LeRaysville on Sunday, July 12 at Haigh’s Pond outside of LeRaysville. Dinner at 1 p.m. Bring your own table service, a dish to pass and beverage. Swimming and fishing are available. Chinese Auction. Bring a small item for each family member attending. Any questions, call Marilyn Stalford Ross at 570- 746-1701 and leave a message or Ronnie Wickwire for directions, 570-744-1286.


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.


Laceyville Business Association is looking for donations of clean glassware for their dime pitch held on Laceyville’s Community Day, July 9. Call Luella at 570-869- 1212.

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