2012-08-30 / Coming Events

Coming Events...

Blood Drive
A blood drive will be held at
Claverack Rural Electric,
32750 Route 6, Wysox on Monday, Sept. 10, 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Walk-ins are welcome, but
appointments are suggested.
Please call 570-265-2167.
Enter our raffle to win a Dandy
Mini Mart gift card.

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday,
Sept. 30, 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 Trip

The Skinners EddyMethodist 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. R33x3c

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.

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-

Tickets for Thompson
Square’s concert at Mansfield
University’s Decker Gymnasium on Friday, Sept. 14 at 8 p.m.
are still available. Doors will
open at 6:30 p.m. The husbandand wife duo of Keifer and
Shawna Thompson has made a
quick rise to the top of the country music world with the release
of their Grammy nominated
number one platinum plus hit
“Are You Going To Kiss Me Or
Not” took the country music
world by storm. Brothers
Osbourne will be the opening
act. Tickets are $25 and can be
purchased in person at the MU
Campus Bookstore in Alumni
Hall, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to
4 p.m. or on-line at tix.com. MU
student tickets are $10 and are
available in Alumni Hall, outside Room 324 Monday-Friday,
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. ID will be
required to purchase their ticket.
All tickets are general admission, with bleacher seating and
standing room only on the gym

Contestants Wanted for Miss
New Albany, Prince &
Princess and Beautiful Baby
Contests. Any girls interested in
going out for Miss New Albany
must be 13 through 19 years of
age and have a New Albany
phone number or address.
Little boys or girls interested in
going out for the Prince and
Princess Contest must be three
through six years of age and
have a New Albany phone number or address. Deadline for
applications is Sept. 7, 2012.
For applications and information contact Connie at 570-363-
2287 (before Sept. 8). Babies
entering in the Beautiful Baby
Contest must be one day to twoyears

of age and have a New
Albany phone number or
address. Photos must have written on the back or attached the
babies name, age, date of birth,
name of parents and a phone
number where the parents can
be contacted. Pictures can be
dropped off at the Dandy Mini-
Mart in New Albany. Deadline
for pictures, Sept. 7, 2012. Any
photos dropped off later than
deadline will not be eligible for

Craft Bazaars
26th Annual Country Arts &
Craft Show, Saturday, Sept. 1
and Sunday, Sept. 2;
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Dushore Railroad Station, Railroad St.,
Dushore. Area artists and craftsmen will be set up on the
grounds of the historic railroad
station. Demonstrations and
food. A family friendly event.
Free admission and parking.
Held rain or shine. Sponsored
by Craftsmen of the Endless
Mountains. For more information call: 570-637-0897 or 607-

Round and Square Dance,
Wysox Fire Hall Sat. Sep. 15
from 7 til 11 p.m. Music by Ed
and The Bandits. Refreshments
available. Benefit Wysox Fire

Turkey and Biscuit Dinner,
Sept. 14, 6 p.m. until sold out.
Bake sale. At VFW 6824 on
Haigh’s Pond Rd. in Potterville.
$8 adults; children 12 and under
$5. Benefit VFW Ladies Auxiliary. S35x3p/R35x3p
Silvara Ladies Aide will hold a
roast beef dinner on Sept. 6 at
noon. Take-outs will be available after 12:30 p.m. R35c/S36c
The Wysox Volunteer Fire
Company is holding a
Spaghetti Supper, Thurs., Sept.
13 from 4-7 p.m. at the Wysox
Fire Hall. Complete w/salad,
drink and homemade desserts.
Adults $8; Seniors $7 (62 &
older); $3.50 for children ages
4-8; under 4 years-old, dinner is
free. Take-outs available, $8.

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.
30th Irish Festival will be held
on Sunday, Sept. 9 at St. Francis
Xavier Church Grounds in
Friendsville, PA. Mass at 11
a.m. The festival will be held
from 12 to 7 p.m. on the
grounds. Music by the Irish
Lads and Pat Kane. Food,
Games, Dancers, Irish store,
Drinks. Admission $7, Held
Rain or Shine.

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.
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 well
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-
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.
The Montrose Community
Chorale will present their annual concert, on Sunday, Dec. 2,
2012, under the direction of
David Andre at the Montrose
Area High School at 3 p.m. If
you are interested in singing
with this group, please contact
David Andre 570-278-3469,
Mary Ann DeWitt 570-278-
2791, Duane Hinds 570-967-
2612, Louise Smith 570-278-
1748 or Tom Pascoe 570-278-
1054 by Oct. 1, 2012.
Rehearsals begin on Monday,
Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Montrose United Methodist Church
and include Wednesday night

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

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
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-
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-
The regular meeting for the
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-
Towanda Area Senior Citizens
will meet Thursday Sept. 6th at
noon at Ferguson Hall Wysox
Presbyterian Church. Ed Fassett
will be the entertainment. Please
bring something for the TACO
food collection. Bring your own
table service and a dish to share.
All persons over 55 are invited
to attend.

The Regular monthly meeting
of the Stevensville Community
Club will meet on Wednesday,
Sept. 5th at 7 p.m. at the Hall.
Fall planning scheduled. All
interested parties invited to join.
Come join us ladies at Ernie’s
Restaurant (formerly Frank &
Mary’s Restaurant in Stevensville) on Tuesday, Sept. 4 at
noon for the monthly meeting of
The Birthday Club. The club is
open to all area women who like
to celebrate and have a good

T.A.C.O. Food Pantry will be
closed Monday, Sept. 3rd for the
Labor Day holiday. The pantry
will reopen Wednesday, Sept.
5th at 10 a.m. T.A.C.O. serves
the Wyalusing, Towanda and
Northeast Bradford school districts and is normally open
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
from 10 a.m. until Noon. Information, call 570-265-4422 during normal operating hours.
Empty shelves at the T.A.C.O.
Food Pantry. Due to very
heavy demand this summer,
combined with cutbacks in State
funding, T.A.C.O. Food Pantry

finds itself in need of donations.
The pantry is located at 1876
Golden Mile Rd., Wysox, PA
and is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10 a.m
.until Noon. Mailing address:
PO Box 463, Wysox PA 18854.
Phone 570-265-4422.

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.

Public Invited
Susquehanna Singers:
Rehearsals will be held
Wednesday, Sept. 5th at 6:30
p.m. in the sanctuary of the First
Presbyterian Church, 5 Court
St., Towanda PA. New members are always welcome.
Questions and more information
call Jody Stroud 570)-247-2456.

The Tewksbury reunion will
be held at the new Elk Lake
School pavilion on Sept. 8,
2012, starting at noon, eating at
12:30 p.m. Bring a dish to pass,
dessert and drink, plus your own
The 30th reunion of the
WVHS Class of 1982 will take
place on Sept. 22, 2012 at the
Wyalusing American Legion
hall. Paid RSVP’s are needed by
Sept. 1. Contact Diane Crawford at 570-363-2401, Dianna
Davis Goodwin at 570-746-
1465 or Tony Hepp at 570-746-

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.

Square Dance Class
Square Dance Class at Sullivan Terrace Apts. Sara
Romanik will be teaching the
class on Saturday, Sept. 8 from 2
p.m. - 4:00 p.m., and will return
on Sunday, Sept. 16 from 5 p.m.
to 7 p.m. for an actual square
dance. The charge at the door is
$5. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Sullivan Terrace Apartments are located at
135 N. German St., Dushore.
For over 20 years, she has been
calling square dancing. Grab
your partners and come out and
enjoy an evening of square


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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