2012-08-23 / Coming Events

Coming Events...

Bake Sales

There will be a Yard Sale to benefit the Wyalusing High School Band. A presale will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. after the “Meet the Players” Night on Friday, Aug. 24 and the sale will be on Saturday, Aug. 25, beginning at 6 a.m. in the high school cafeteria. R34p

Blood Drive

Blood Drive: Aug. 27, St. Basil’s Auditorium, Dushore, 1 to 6 p.m.

Breakfasts

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, Aug. 26, 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.

Bus Trips

The Skinners Eddy United Methodist Church would like to sponsor a bus trip to Washington, D.C. to visit the war memorials and the Smithsonian Institute. The tentative date is Oct. 17. The bus would leave Skinners Eddy Church at 6:30 a.m. and leave Washington at 5 p.m. The cost will be less than $100, which will include the bus trip and dinner. We must have 45 people in order to do this. Please call Bonnie Jayne at 570-869-1938 if you are at all interested.

Church

The Second Sunday Vesper Service will be held on Sept. 9 at 5 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, corner of Church and Chestnut Streets, Montrose. A light meal follows in the Parish House. All are welcome.

Classes

Hunters’ Safety Course - at Silvara Tri-County Sports Club, Sept. 15 and Sept. 16, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. both days. Must be 11 years old to take test. Light lunch served both days. Register online at www.pgc.state.pa.us or call Carl Yurgatis, 570-869-1706. R33- 4p/S34-4p

Dinners

Pork Loin Dinner at Sullivan Terrace Apts., 135 N. German St., Dushore on Sunday, Aug. 26, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. $7, adult; $5, children 5 to 12 and children under 5, free. Pork loin, potatoes, corn, green bean casserole, applesauce, variety of desserts and drinks. Call 570- 928-8997 for reservations. Proceeds benefit the Sullivan Terrace Outreach Program 2012 Christmas Shoe Boxes.

Entertainment

Luthers Mills United Methodist Church will host a free movie night on Sunday, Aug. 26 at 5:30 p.m. Popcorn, pizza and drink provided.

Festivals

Labor Day Bluegrass Festival Aug. 31 to Sept. 2 at Wrench Wranch, Rt. 206, Coventryville, NY. For directions or information, call 607-748-6671 or 869- 2031, Website is www.freewebs.com/pennybluegrass.

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 Aug. 27, Wysox Head Start, 8:45 a.m.; BLaST IU 17, 9 a.m.; Monroeton Library, 11:15 a.m.

Home Textile Tool Museum Events: Aug. 25, Closing Day. For more information, contact Esther Welden, 570-278-1886.

Labyrinth Walk at the Self- Discovery Wellness Arts Center, Montrose PA on Aug. 31, 7 p.m. RSVP requested. Phone 570-278-9256 or email wellness@epix.net.

Women with cancer are invited to an upcoming Look Good, Feel Better program. Head into spring by attending one of the following sessions: Monday, Sept. 10, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., 5th Floor Conference Room, Guthrie Cancer Center, Sayre or Tuesday, Sept. 11, 1 to 3 p.m., Conference Room A, Memorial Hospital, Towanda. Pre-registration is required. Call 1-800-227-2345 to register today. For information about “Look Good . . . Feel Better,” visit www.lookgoodfeelbetter.org or call 1-800-227-2345.

The Towanda Area Christian Outreach Food Pantry will be closed Monday, Sept. 3 for Labor Day holiday. The pantry will reopen Wednesday, Sept. 5 at 10 a.m. Questions, call 570-265-4422 during normal operating hours, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. until noon. T.A.C.O. serves the Northeast Bradford, Towanda and Wyalusing school districts.

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.

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 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.

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. Tollfree 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.

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.

The regular meeting for Susquehanna Beekeeping Assoc. will be held on Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Claverack Building in Montrose. Further information, contact James at 570-934-1166.

Picnic

Fourth Annual Picnic with your Pooch from 12 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 15 at Grovedale Winery in Wyalusing. Pack up your pooch (leash required) and a picnic and head over to Grovedale. Bring a bag of cat or dog food to donate to the Bradford County Humane Society. Call Jennifer at 570- 888-2114 for more information.

Reunions

Woodruff Reunion - will be held on Sunday, Aug. 26 at 1 p.m. at the Laceyville Fire Hall. Bring a dish to pass and unwrapped gift for the auction. All else furnished.

The 107th Hitchcock/Lines reunion will be held on Saturday, Aug. 25 at Elk Lake School pavilion at 12:30 p.m. Bring a dish to pass and an item for White Elephant sale. Call Belva Very, 570-934-2391 for more information.

WVHS Class of 1982 will be holding their 30th class reunion on Sept. 22 at the Wyalusing Legion. We need paid reservations by Aug. 25. Please call Diane Crawford, 570-363-2407; Dianna Goodwin, 746-1465 or Tony Hepp, 746-3196.

The Annual Chaffee Reunion will be held on Sun., Aug. 26 at the Warren Center Community Building. Dinner 1 p.m. Coffee, iced tea, soda and water will be furnished. Please bring dish to pass and own table service.

Sports

Twin Tier Antique Tractor Pull on Saturday, Aug. 25 (weather permitting) at grounds in Rome. Weigh-in at 8:30 a.m. 2,500 pounds to 8,500 pounds. No charge to watch. For more information, call Bob, 570-746-1794.

Endless Mountains Gymnastics is now accepting registrations for their fall semester. EMG offers exciting gymnastics classes for girls and boys. EMG also offers fitness classes for adults. Call today to schedule your trial workout, 570-746- 7778.

Wyalusing Elementary Wrestling Club, Inc. will be holding a reorganizational meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 4 in Rm. 42 at WVHS At 6 p.m.

Vendors Wanted

Vendors Wanted for Camptown Races, Sat., Sept. 15. Free set-up. Please call Wendy Fissler, 570-746-3640 or e-mail at fisslerfamily2@epix.net.

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