2019-01-10 / Coming Events

Coming Events...

BENEFITS

Pancake Supper on Saturday, Jan. 12 from 4-7 p.m. at the New Albany Social Hall to benefit the Charles (Chuck) Keeney Scholarship Fund. Price: Adults, $8 and children (5 to 12), $4. Gluten-free Pancakes also available. Event hosted by the New Albany Volunteer Fire Department.

Spaghetti Dinner and Chinese Auction Benefit for Billy Maynard on Saturday, Jan. 26 from 3-7 p.m. at the Towanda Elks Lodge, 929 S. Main St., Towanda. Dinner Price: Age 12 and up $8, Age 5 to 12 years $5 and kids 4 and under free, takeouts $9. Billy, owner of Graphix By Billy, has recently been diagnosed with cancer. Billy and his family have gone to great lengths to support and give to their community. Now it’s our turn to give to them. Anyone wishing to donate to the event or the Chinese auction can contact Billie Jo Terry 570-250-2401, Sonja Perry 570- 250-1697, Jessica Barnes 570- 250-5826 or Larisa Terry 570- 250-2404.

Basket Bingo on Saturday, Feb. 9. Doors open at 5 p.m. at the Black Walnut Legion. $20/per ticket (presale) and $25 at the door. Tickets available at Genesis Salon, Wyalusing or see any Booster Club member; Scott Fuhrey (570-877-2206), Danielle Carr, Kim Houser or Sam Fuhrey. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. BYOB. Benefits the Wyalusing Rams Baseball team.

BLOOD DRIVE

Upcoming blood donation opportunities Jan. 7-31: Bradford County: Gillett Tuesday, Jan. 15 from 2-6 p.m. at the Ridgebury Fire Hall, 13248 Berwick Turnpike. Towanda Thursday, Jan. 10 from 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Jeld-Wen Inc., 825 Shiner Rd.; Friday, Jan. 11 from 1-6 p.m. at Fairfield Inn and Suites, 1248 Golden Mile Road and Monday, Jan. 21 from 1-6 p.m. at the Independent Baptist Church, 109 Cherry St. Troy Thursday, Jan. 24 from 1- 6 p.m. at the Troy Fire Company, 1 Firehouse Road. Warren Center Friday, Jan. 18 from 1-6 p.m. at the Warren Center Municipal Building, 5946 Jackson Valley Road. Wyalusing Thursday, Jan. 17 from 1-6 p.m. at the Wyalusing Fire Company, 201 W. Second St. Visit Red- CrossBlood.org or call 1-800- 733-2767 to make an appointment or for more information.

BREAKFASTS

Monthly Breakfast at the Herrickville Fire Hall, Sunday, Jan. 27, from 7:30-10:30 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 sugar-free syrup. Adults, $8; children to 12 years, $4; preschool, free. Benefit Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co., Dept. 4.

BUS TRIPS

Bus to the big Pro-Life March in Washington, D.C. on Friday, Jan. 18. Fee: $30/seat. Please call asap, 570-721-3538. Trip sponsored by the Bradford County Pennsylvanians for Human Life group.

CHICKEN BARBECUE

Chicken BBQ on Big Game Day Sunday, Feb. 3. $6/half. Pre-order by Jan. 27. Call 570- 744-2120, leave message. Proceeds benefit the Herrick Twp. Vol. Fire Co.

CLASSES

Craft Class on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Laceyville Public Library at 1:30 p.m. Our teacher is Teresa Brewer. Call the library at 570-869-1958 for further information.

DINNERS

Mehoopany Baptist Annual Sportsmen on Saturday, Jan. 26. opens at 4 p.m., dinner starts at 5 p.m. Tickets $5 donation. Presenting the Call Outdoors. Call the church office for details 570-833-5526. R1x4c/S2x3c

Roast Pork Dinner on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the Mehoopany United Methodist Church. Dinner at 4 p.m. and take-outs from 3-4 p.m. $12 adults, $6 children under 12 and pre-school are free. R2x2p/S3p

Chicken ‘n Biscuit Dinner on Sunday, Jan. 13 from 11:30 a.m.- 1:30 p.m. at the LeRaysville Social Hall. Benefit: LPVFD. R2c

FOR YOUR INFORMATION

Representatives from the Apprise program are available year-round at the B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, Inc. office in Towanda to counsel individuals regarding Medicare, Medicaid, Advantage Plans, Medigap/Supplement, prescription plans, PA PACE program, numerous medical insurance and prescription drug eligibility programs and assistance with the completion of various medical forms and applications. These services are offered as part of the Apprise program. For additional information or to schedule an appointment, call 800-982-4346.

St. Vladimir’s Church, Lopez, homemade pierogies, halupki and halushki for sale. Call 570- 928-1099. Still available in Wyalusing and Sugar Run. Pierogies $6/doz., halupki 2/$5 and halushki $2/quart.

MEETING NOTICES

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. Granville Center Church of Christ will be hosting GCCC Fit Club every Saturday from 9:30-11 a.m. This free group is open to all ages, men and women. Granville Center Church of Christ, 5753 Hwy. 514, Granville Summit. Call Lee or Robin Modlin 570-364- 5110. R2x49tfn/S2x50tfn

The Endless Mountains Amateur Radio Club meets the first Tuesday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Emergency Operations Center in Tunkhannock. Anyone interested in amateur radio or emergency communications is welcome. Call Joe E. for more information, 570-942- 0396. tfn

Wyalusing Senior Citizens Group will not meet in January and February 2019.

Camptown Civic Club will meet Tuesday, Jan. 15 at the Camptown Community Church to begin our Historical Preservation Project. Members are asked to bring a sandwich for dinner. Soup, dessert and beverages will be provided. Work will begin at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m. In case of inclement weather, members will be called, and the meeting rescheduled for Feb. 19. Please call Janice Otis with questions at 570-746-3051.

OPEN HOUSE

St. Agnes Open House on Sunday, Jan. 27 from 8 a.m.-1 p.m.; Pancake Breakfast and Food Fair from 8-11 a.m. on the same day.

PANCAKE SUPPER

Pancake Supper on Saturday, Jan. 12 at the South Auburn Grange. Serving starts at 4 p.m. All you can eat. Adults, $10, 12 and under, $5 and preschool are free.

PUBLIC INVITED

Pro-life Rally on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m., in front of the Towanda courthouse. Refreshments afterwards at the First Presbyterian Church.

St. Agnes’ Night at the Races on Saturday, Feb. 2 at JFK Auditorium; Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Tickets available for purchase at St. Agnes.

SOUP SALES

Free Soup Supper at the Hollenback United Methodist Church at 5 p.m. on Wednesdays, Jan. 9, Feb. 13, March 13 and April 10.

Soup and Sandwich Lunches on Wednesdays, Jan. 16 and 30 at the South Auburn Grange Hall. Serving from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Hope to see you there. Soup Sale on Saturday, Jan. 19 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Mehoopany United Methodist Church.

SUPPORT MEETING

AA Meetings Wednesdays at 8 p.m., Wyalusing Presbyterian Church. Friday at 8 p.m., Standing Stone Vesper Church.

AA Group of Towanda meets Monday-Friday, noon; Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 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).

TOPS PA #1134 meets each Tuesday at Braintrim Baptist Church in Laceyville. Weigh-ins from 5:15-6 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.

Valley Multiple Sclerosis meets the last Thursday of every month at St. John Lutheran Church at 207 S. Hopkins St., Sayre, from 6-8 p.m. Anyone with MS, caregivers or family members of people with MS are invited. Call Pam at 570- 888-9053 for questions.

Hunts for Healing meets the last Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Ringneck Ridge, 3 Coburn Hill Rd., Laceyville. For information, call 570-869- 1233.

Breastfeeding Support Group meets the first and third Thursday of the month, from 11 a.m.- 12 p.m. Free. At Bradford County Library in Burlington. For information, call the library at 570-297-2436.

Al-Anon Meetings Monday at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday at 7 p.m. & Saturday noon, Tunkhannock UM Church. Every Tuesday at 7 p.m. & Thursday at noon at Trehab Building in Montrose. Every Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Shepard of the Hills Church in Dushore. Wednesday at 8 p.m. at Wyalusing Presbyterian Church and 7 p.m. at Little Meadows United Methodist Church, Penn Ave., Little Meadows. Every Friday at 7 p.m. at Valley United Presbyterian Church 459 Park Ave., Waverly.

Public Invited: Caregivers’ group, held at the Montrose Area Agency on Aging Office, 157 Spruce St., Suite 1, every third Wednesday of the month from 1-2 p.m. Share your experiences. Caregivers meet once a month to talk about the joys and hardships of caring for someone. For more information call the Area Agency on Aging at 570-278- 3751 or 1-800-634-3746.

Family and friends weekly support meetings for those who struggle with addiction and for those who love someone who does. At Main Link, 17 Pine Street, Towanda, on Monday evenings at 6:30 p.m. Meetings conducted by Trinity of Bradford County and The Center of Excellence. Refreshments are provided. Questions? Contact Keith at 607-378-7182 or email kkinsman@casa-trinity.org.

The Guthrie Post-Concussion Support Group will hold a meeting on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 2 p.m. in the 4 Blue Conference Room located on the fourth floor of the Guthrie Medical Group in Sayre. The featured guest speaker will be Amber Thomas. The group is free and open to community members who have suffered a concussion and their families. For more information or to participate in the free, live web meeting, please contact Steven Hicks, MS, ATC by email at twintierspcsg@gmail.com.

Celebrate Recovery, a free event, at 6 p.m., every Friday at the Pathway Ministry Center, 105 Main Street, Towanda. This event is for anyone struggling with alcohol/drug issues and need support and encouragement. Celebrate Recovery is based on 12 steps and 8 principles; learn about these important steps and principles every week.

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