2015-07-16 / Coming Events

Coming Events


Benefit for Lexi Overfield, July 19, 12 – 5 p.m. at the Black Walnut American Legion Post 510. $5 donation will be charged at the door. Food available for purchase: Chicken BBQ, hot dogs, Sloppy Joes and drinks. Bake sale, auctions, basket raffles and entertainment will be held throughout the event. Kids under age 12 get in free.

Blood Drive

Blood Drives: July 21, Microtel Inn and Suites, 1775 Elmira St., Sayre, 1 to 6 p.m.; July 23, American Legion Post 534, 89 Bowling Alley Road, Wyalusing, 1 to 6 p.m.; July 27, Jeld- Wen, Inc., 825 Shiner Rd., Towanda, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; July 28, Ulster Sheshequin Fire Assoc., 85 Rescue St., Ulster.


Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, July 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.

Car Shows

11th Annual Bedrock Cruise-In Car Show, Sunday, July 26, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Windham Twp. Fire Company, Rt. 282 South of Nichols at the state line and North on Rt. 187 at state line. Serving BBQ Chicken and great food all day. Registration, $10. Contact Doug Soden, 570-247-2512. R28- 2c/S29c


Class of 1983 Party on Aug. 1 at 4 p.m. at the Wyalusing American Legion. Cost $20 per person. Contact Cheryl at 570-721-3563. R27-4p/S28- 3p


Monthly “Spectrum” meetings will be held at the Towanda Universalist Unitarian Fellowship community room the first Wednesday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Park behind the church on Poplar Street and enter rear door. The meetings are for people of all gender identifications and their family and friends. For more information, call 570-744-2823.

Skinners Eddy United Methodist Church, Rt. 6 Black Walnut, will hold its annual Vacation Bible School Monday, July 20 to Friday, July 24 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Children ages 3 to entering 6th grade are invited to attend. Questions? Email the church at seumc@yahoo.com or call Amy Day at 570-833-5777.

Vacation Bible School at Herrickville Wesleyan Church, Monday, July 20 to Thursday, July 23, from 9:15 to 11:30 a.m. Crafts, Bible lesson, snacks, games, for ages three through sixth grade. All are

welcome. Call 570-744-1217 with any questions.

Commandment 11, a contemporary Christian music ministry, will be sharing their music on Saturday, Aug. 15 at the park in New Albany. The New Albany United Methodist youth group is sponsoring the 6 p.m. concert.

For Your Information

Salt Springs State Park Happenings: Two-Wheeled Tour of Salt Springs Park, July 26, 1 p.m.; Full Blue Moon Hike, July 31, 8 p.m.

Meeting Notices

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

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

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 email tcfendlmts@hotmail.com.

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.

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.

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.

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.

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) group meets the second and fourth Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m. in St. Peter’s Church, 3832 State Route 6, Tunkhannock. For more information, visit www.mops.org or www.stpetestunkhannock.org. Call 570-836-2233.

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, nonsmoking.

Al-Anon at the Old Bridgewater Baptist Church, Rt. 706, Montrose, 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 Wyalusing Senior Citizens will meet Tuesday, July 21 at 11:30 a.m. at the Wyalusing Fire Hall. Bring a covered dish and place setting. Guests are welcome to join.

The annual summer picnic of the Camptown Civic Club will be held on Tuesday evening, July 21 at 6:30 at the home of Francine and Ned Batch. Meat and beverage will be provided. Bring table service and dish to pass. Guests are invited, as are any community members who would like to attend.

Dupont Retirees’ Luncheon will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 12 at 11:30 at Woody’s Ale House (formerly P.J.’s) in Towanda.

Stevensville Birthday Club will meet on Tuesday, Aug. 4 at the OIP in Wyalusing at 11:30. Rita is the birthday lady and Donna Wheaton is the baker.


The Wyalusing Valley High School Class of 1958 will hold their annual reunion at the Laceyville Fire Hall on Aug. 8 from noon until 6 p.m. Happy hour from noon until 1, with dinner to follow. BYOB. Cost is $45 per couple or $23 for singles. Send your reservations and payment to Janet DeRemer, 355 Singer Road, Laceyville, PA 18623.

Stoddard Reunion - will be held on Sunday, July 19 at the Wyalusing American Legion at noon, eat at 1 p.m. Please bring covered dish, beverage

and your own table service. Meat will be provided. Bring a wrapped gift for auction. Door prizes will be drawn for adults and children. The facility is air conditioned and handicap accessible.

The 52nd annual reunion of the descendants of Clark D. and Emma Benjamin Heath will meet on Sunday, July 19 at 2 p.m. at the home of Marilyn Heath Johnson, 11500 Rt. 187, Terrytown. Dinner is at 2:30 p.m. Bring a dish to pass, drinks, place settings and lawn chairs. Meat will be furnished. Questions, call 570-746-9174.

The reunion of the Brown family of Earl and Ruth Brown with Dan and Ella Brown family will be held at Haigh’s Pond, Potterville on Sunday, July 26, starting at noon. Eat at 1 p.m. Bring a dish to pass, your own beverage, table service and if you want, a lawn chair. Any questions, call 570- 265-6638 or 570-744-2242.

The descendants of Charles and Nancy Ross Walker, formerly of Camptown, will hold their reunion on Saturday, Aug. 8 at Mosier’s Campground in Terrytown. Take 187 South from Wysox and 187 North from Wyalusing. Signs will be posted. Bring dish to pass, own table service, drink and meat will be provided.

Bailey/Finnerty Family Reunion Sunday, August 2, 2015 12 p.m. setup/1 p.m. lunch. Mt. Pisgah State Park poolside pavilion. Bring a dish to pass, table service and drinks (meat provided). Bring a Bingo prize and quarters.

The Potter Reunion - will be held on Aug. 23 at noon at the home of Donald and Sharon Pickett in Sugar Run.

Stevens/Neiley Reunion— The descendants of the late Tom Stevens of Macedonia, the late Charles and Minnie Stevens of Standing Stone, the late Jerome and Jennie Stevens Neiley of Durell, and the late Oscar and Georgia Stevens of Sheshequin will meet at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 25 at the Jim and Danielle Pardoe residence at 2035 River Road in Standing Stone. Bring a dish to pass and own table service. Meat and drink will be provided. All family members are encouraged to attend.


Basement Sale, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Rt. 6 West of Tunkhannock on Saturday, Aug. 1 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lots of good items for sale.

Refreshments will be available, so have your lunch. R28- 3c/S29-2c

Snake Hunts

Snake Hunt, Monroeton Rod and Gun Club, Monroeton, PA, Sat. and Sun., July 18 and 19, starting at noon. BBQ chicken and rib dinners, hot dogs, hamburgers, sausages, salads and baked beans. Take-outs available. Horseshoe Tournament. Vendors welcome. R27- 2p/S28p


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.

The Twin Tier Antique Tractor and Machinery Association will be having a dish to pass picnic on July 25 at 4 p.m. at the show grounds in Rome followed by the night tractor pull. Please RSVP if you will be attending the picnic by July 15 to Joan Ely at 570-746-1794.

Theatre Camp

Summer Theatre Camp, Aug. 17 to 19 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Aug. 20, 2 to 7 p.m. (6 p.m. show) at the Wyalusing Valley High School. Sarah Girven and Bretny Seamon’s senior project. Deadline to sign-up is July 17. Max. number of participants is 25. Open to students who have finished 4th to 7th grades. No cost to join. Contact Sarah, 570-721-1886 or 746-1031 to register.


Visit the Oldest House, Main St., Laceyville. Free tours every Friday to Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m.


Wanted: Donations of unwanted glassware for the Wyalusing Valley Volunteer Fire Department firemen’s carnival. Please leave boxed glassware and dishes outside the Fire Department.


Tutor Training Workshops: sponsored by the Bradford- Wyoming County Literacy Program will be held July 16 and July 23, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Patterson Building in Sayre; July 21, July 28 and Aug. 4, from 6 to 9 p.m. For more information, call 570-297-3375 or email bwcliteracy@bradfordco.org.

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