2012-04-18 / Coming Events

Coming Events...

Bake Sales

Relay for Life Bake Sale, Friday, April 20, 9 a.m. to ? Connie’s Super Market, Rt. 6, Wyalusing. Lots of goodies. Benefits the American Cancer Society. Sponsored by Team Postal Priority Hope. S16p/R16p

Benefits

Annual Walk to Cure Juvenile Diabetes, May 5, 10 a.m. 3.5 mile walk in Montrose. Registration, 9:30 a.m. Meet at Pump ‘n Pantry. Visit www.walktocurejuvenilediabetes.org or self-sponsor on walk day. Call 570-289-4062 for more information.

Bingo

Pampered Chef Bingo, Sunday, May 6, 1 p.m., Wyalusing Fire Hall. Benefits American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life. Reservations: $20 for 20 games ($25 at door). Call Beth Trowbridge, 570-746-2076 or Noreen Keeney, 637-8203 to make reservations. Hosted by Wyalusing Lioness Club. Raffle, food, over $1,000 in prizes. R16-3p/S17-2p

Blood Drive

Blood Drive: April 26, St. Basil’s in Dushore, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Book Sale

Book Sale: Friday, April 20 and Saturday, April 21 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Former Catholic Chapel, Totem St., Ulster, PA. Large variety of fiction, nonfiction, paperbacks, children’s books, audios, VHS, DVD movies, library discards. S16/R16p

Breakfasts

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, April 29, 2012, 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. All you can eat: pancakes, ham, sausage, eggs, coffee, orange juice and real maple syrup. Adults, $7; children to 12 years, $3; preschool, free. Benefit: Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co. - Dept. 4. S1tfc/R1tfc

Church

The Meshoppen Methodist Church will sponsor a concert of music and praise with Good News Quartet on Friday, May 4, 7 p.m. You will be blessed as you listen to the sweet harmonies of Good News, Al and Laurie Magill, Russ Sears and Mark Berkey.

Factoryville United Methodist Church Mission and Outreach will host a free soup and bread dinner on April 22 from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the church on College Ave., Factoryville. An open door supper featuring homemade soups and breads. Free to public and everyone is welcome.

Classes

Bring your current craft and join in the Crafters’ Corner at the Stevensville Community Hall on Wednesday, April 25 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Come for the entire day or just a couple hours. Bring a dish to share over lunch.

Dances

Annual Intergenerational Dance on May 10 from 11:30 at Wyalusing Valley High School in the old gym. Free admission. Door prizes and free lunch. Sponsored by Wyalusing FHA Club. Questions, call Loretta Stevens at 570-746-1218.

Round and Square Dance will be held at the Wysox Fire Hall, Saturday, April 21, 7 until 11 p.m. Music by Northern Harmony. Benefit Wysox Fire Company. R14-3c/S15-2c

Dinners

Election Day Chicken and Biscuit Dinner - Jenningsville Methodist Hall, April 24, 4 p.m. to ? Adults: $9; children, six-12, $5; under six, free. Chicken and biscuits, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, cranberry sauce, pies, coffee, tea. R15-2p/S16-2

Election Day Pancake Supper on April 24, 4:30 to 7 p.m. at New Era U.M. Church on Rienze Road, off Wyalusing-New Albany Rd. Adults, $6; under 12, $3; preschool, free. R15-2p/S16-2p

The Hollenback United Methodist Church will hold a chicken and biscuit luncheon on April 24, Election Day, starting at 11:30 a.m. S16c/R16c

A Chicken and Biscuit Supper will be held at the Spring Hill Community Church on Saturday, April 21 starting at 4:30 p.m. Adults and Children (12- up) $8; ages 4-11 $4; preschool free. Benefit for Relay for Life “Over the Hill” team. S16-2/R16-2p

Roast Beef Dinner on Sunday, April 22 at LeRaysville Social Hall from 11:30 to 1:30. Served family-style. Benefit: LeRaysville Pike Vol. Fire Co. R16c

Entertainment

Bridge Game Day, sponsored by Memorial Hospital’s Auxiliary will be held on Saturday, April 21, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home, Towanda. Scoring will be Social Chicago Style. Jeffrey Dann is the Game Day Director. No permanent partnerships, players change after every four deals. $15 tax deductible donation per person. Light refreshments will be available. For more information contact Joanne Vago at 570- 265-6744 or email jmv20919@epix.net. R12-5c/S13-4c

Women’s Day Out Tea on April 21 at New Era U.M. Church, 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Activities, film, lunch. All welcome. For more information, call 570-363-2496.

For Your Information

To report animal abuse in Bradford County call (570) 888- 4763. You may also report stray or running dogs to the Bradford County Dog Warden by calling (570) 265-8191.

Bookmobile Schedule April 23, Wysox Head Start, 8:45 a.m.; BLaST IU 17, 9 a.m.; Monroeton Library, 11:15 a.m.

Field Day on May 19 at 1 p.m. at James Wood Apiary. Topic: Splitting a hive. Further information, call 570-934-1166.

Salt Springs State Park Spring Roadside Cleanup on Saturday, May 5 at 9 a.m. at the park.

Meeting Notices

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

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 965-0901 (evenings) or 278- 1658 or e-mail tcfendlmts@hotmail.com.

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

Caregivers’ 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 at Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home in Towanda. Caregivers and family members of long term care facility residents are welcome. For information, call Bob Bachisin at the Law Office of Leslie Wizelman at (570) 746- 3844.

Twelve Steps on the Way, a Christian recovery group, will meet at the Wyalusing Presbyterian Church on Mondays at 7 p.m. Use door in the rear of the church.

Al-Anon meetings are held every Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the Holy Name of Mary Parish Center, S. Main St., Montrose.

Lupus Foundation of Pennsylvania — Monthly support group meeting; first Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Tunkhannock Public Library, W. Tioga Street. For more information, visit www.lupuspa.org or call 1-888-99LUPUS.

Diabetes Support Group - meeting 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.

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 965-2493 or 869-1834. Toll-free 1- 800-932-8677.

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

MOPS — Mothers of Preschoolers 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.

Towanda-Wysox Kiwanis Club meets every second and fourth Wednesday of each month at the Weigh Station Café at 7:30 a.m. in Towanda. They find ways to help the children in the community. Contact Eileen Sheets at 570-265-2350 for more information.

Addictions to Victory. Faithbased 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.

Bradford County Cancer Support Group meets the 4th Wednesday of every month at Memorial Hospital in Conference Room A, beginning at 6:30 p.m. For more information, call 1-888-227-5445, Option 3.

Twin Tier Antique Tractor and Machinery Assoc. meets on Thursday, April 19 at 7 p.m. at the Stoll Building in Wysox. All members are urged to attend as the subject of bleachers will be decided.

The Spring meeting of PSEARetired, Endless Mts. Chapter, will be held Wednesday, April 25. Members of the Endless Mts. Chapter of PA State Education Assoc.-Retired should call in their reservations to 570- 836-0173 by April 20. The meeting will be at Villa Sena, Towanda, starting at 11:30 a.m.

Open House

The general public is cordially invited to PennDOT’s open house and job fair on Thursday, April 26 from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the District 3-0 office, 715 Jordan Avenue in Montoursville. State-of-the-art equipment will be on display, such as: truck with wing plow, bridge inspection crane, computer aided drafting and design (CADD) and Retroreflectometer. District employees will be on hand to answer any questions you may have regarding job opportunities and ongoing road and bridge projects. Displays and demonstrations will abound. We hope to see you there!

The Outstanding Young Woman open house will be held on Sunday, April 29 for junior high girls residing in or attending high school in Bradford or Sullivan County. The open house will be held beginning at 2 p.m. at the Comfort Inn, Route 6 in Wysox. Applications for the 2013 program are available in each high school and will be available at the open house.

Penny Socials

Penny Social at North Orwell Community Hall, Route 187, on Friday, April 20. Doors open 5:30 p.m., drawings start 7 p.m. Basket raffles, door prizes, 50/50, refreshments available. For more information, call 570-247- 7484 or 247-7280. Benefit North Orwell Community Hall. R13- 4p/S14-3p

Penny Social: Friday, April 20 at the LeRaysville Community Hall. Doors open at 6 p.m. Drawing at 7:30 p.m. Door prizes and refreshments. Benefits Towanda Order of Eastern Star #76.

Gigantic Penny Social on Friday, April 27 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church Hall in Wyalusing. Doors open at 6 p.m., drawing at 8 p.m. There will be door prizes, 50/50 drawing and refreshments. Questions? Call Dennis 570-746-9192. S16-2/R16-2c

Sports

NEBYSA Soccer Association will be holding 2012 sign-ups on the following dates: Wed., April 25, 3:30 to 6 p.m. and Thurs., May 10, 3:30 to 7 p.m. at the NEB Elementary cafeteria. NEBYSA is open to youth ages four to 14 (by 8/1/12). Any questions, contact Eric or Robyn Brown at 570-744-1032 or email nebysa@mail.com.

Twin Tier Antique Tractor Pull on Saturday, April 21 (weather permitting) at grounds in Rome. Sign in at 8:30 a.m., pull at 9:30 a.m. Must be member to pull. Upcoming pulls are: May 19, June 15, 16, 17, July 7 (night pull), Aug. 25, Sept. 15 and Oct. 6 (weather permitting). Contact 570-746-1794.

11th Annual Extra Point Club Golf Tournament on Sunday, May 6 at the Tall Pines Golf Club. Pick up registration forms at the Ram Zone. Donations and hole sponsors always welcome. R15-4c

Tunkhannock Junior Tigers Football and Cheerleading Sign-ups at the Tunkhannock Administration Building on Sunday, April 22, 1 to 4 p.m. and Wednesday, April 25, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Players need to bring birth certificates. Registration forms online. Any questions, go to the website at the following: www.jrtigers.webs.com.

Turkey Shoot

VFW Post #6824, Cargill, Northeast Bradford NHS Spring Turkey Shoots, April 29, May 6, 20, noon to 4 p.m. Lucky X, shotgun shoot, food, showdown, 50 cent bingo, pull tabs, raffles. VFW Post #6824, Potterville. R15-3c/S16-2c

Vendors Wanted

Wanted: Vendors for the Bradford Co. Builders’ Assoc. 2012 Home and Business Expo on May 12, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northern Tier Career Center, North Towanda. For information, call 570-250-3779. S14-5c/R14-5c

Volunteers Wanted

The Stevensville Community Club is asking for baked goods and helpers for their Bake Sale at the hall on Tuesday, April 24. The event will benefit community activities. Call Tena at 570- 746-3084 if you can help.

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