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Calendar Countdown: Area Happenings

Date: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 (All day) - Friday, December 12, 2014 (All day)

Volunteers provide needed repairs to neighbors who want to stay in their homes but are unable to make repairs due to income or disability.  Buggytown Group Workcamp provides the repairs at no cost to the owner.  Those in need are requested to apply for repairs.  Applications are available by emailing kksawyer@dejazzd.com or calling 570-966-0727.  The deadline is November 30.

The Public Library for Union County is accepting items to recycle including used ink and toner cartridges, cell phones, tablets and other small electronics.   Items may be dropped off at the circulation desk.  For more information, visit the library on Reitz Boulevard in Lewisburg.

The 7th season of Upward Basketball will soon be starting at the Pine Glen CMA Church near McVeytown for age 5 and K thru 6th grade boys and girls.  For more information or to register online by the November 16th Early Bird Deadline go to:  www.pineglencma.org/Upward

Harvest Time Food Pantry located at 310 Market Street in Lewisburg offers free food to those in need. For more information visit www.hhcf4jesus.org  or call 570-713-1693.

The Union County Branch YMCA will continue art classes for children.  Classes for K through Grade Two students are held Mondays at 5:15 PM.   Students in third grade and older may choose between drawing or painting classes that meet Mondays at 6:30 PM.  Classes are held at the First Lutheran Church, 404 Market Street in Mifflinburg.  Reach the Arts Center at 570-286-0818.

Fonda's Foundlings, a registered non-profit cat rescue organization, will host cat and kitten adoptions from 2:30 – 8:30 PM every Saturday at Petco in State College.  For details, call 814-238-4758

Revival Services will be held at Beavertown God's Missionary Church, October 14-19, with Evangelist Daniel Stetler.  Mary Braun and Penny Ford of the Victory Trio will sing.  Services are at 7:30 PM Tuesday-Saturday with Sunday services at 10 AM&6:30 PM.  For details, call 570-765-0578.

Expectations Women’s Center will host its Partners for Life Banquet on Thursday, October 16 at Christ Wesleyan Church in Milton.  Youth Leader and Comedian Keith Deltano will be the keynote speaker.  For information, call 570-321-8254 or 570-523-6874.

Community Group:  All are welcome to the Cancer Hope Support Network which is a faith based outreach of hope that is strengthened through fellowship and nurturing given by and to cancer survivors, patients and care givers.  Our next meeting will be October 16 at 7 PM at Christ Wesleyan Church; 363 Stamm Rd; Milton, PA, Room 103.  For more information, contact 570-742-8987 or www.cwcmilton.org.  You can also reach us on Facebook at Cancer Hope Support Network.

Dine at Hoss’s anytime on October 16 from 11 AM - 9 PM to benefit Central Susquehanna Valley Chapter of Project Linus.  Hoss’s will donate at least 20% of the total check.  A Cash Cow Card available at Sunbury Sewing Center or an official invitation (available by email) MUST accompany each receipt in order to count. To request an invitation, email pwcsvpl@windstream.net  or call 570-966-3675.

The Richfield/Mount Pleasant Mills Cancer Support Group will meet at 6 PM, October 16 at Reisinger Family Practice, Rte. 35 in Richfield.  Patients, survivors, and caretakers are welcome.  For details, call 570-765-2841.

Library Book Group at the public library in Lewisburg will meet October 16 at 7 PM to discuss 1984 by George Orwell.

Herr Memorial Library will host an Essential Oils Workshop on October 16 at 7:15 PM.  Learn about essential oils, safety, therapeutic properties and dilution. Make a nasal inhaler blend to keep. Call the Mifflinburg library at 570-966-0831 for cost&registration. 

The Lock Haven Church will present Taylor Mason, a comic ventriloquist, on October 17 at 7 PM.  Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for children 4-12 (children 3 and under free)&are available at the church, the Game Matrix, and through itickets.com. The church is at 330 North Vesper Street in Lock Haven.

River of Life Fellowship in Lock Haven will offering a free showing of the God's Not Dead movie on October 17 and 18 at 7 PM.  The showing will be at 320 West Church Street in Lock Haven.  Phone 570-660-6008 for details.

The First United Methodist Church of Muncy is having a yard sale on Saturday, October 18 from 8-1PM.   Proceeds benefit Family Ministry.

October 18 Bethany Bible Fellowship Church will host the 27th Ladies Only Seminar. Connie Faust will speak about "Finding Compassion". Registration is from 9:30-10AM. Breakfast and Lunch will be provided.  Call Valerie to pre-register at 570-339-4761.The church is located 654 Wilburton Rd in Mt. Carmel.

Front Street Christian Assembly located at 1188 N. Front St in Sunbury will host a Fall Festival on October 18 from 9-3PM. There will be fun, food and 16 local vendors.

The Danville High School Alumni Association will host the 8th Alumni Awards Luncheon on Saturday, October 18 at 11 AM at Danville Primary School.  The events welcomes alumni and the community.  For reservations, call 570-672-9876.  Future honorees are nominated by graduates and chosen by the Alumni Committee.  Letters for future nominees may be sent to Danville Area School District, 600 Walnut Street in Danville, PA  17821.  Proceeds from the event support the Danville Alumni Association Scholoarship Fund.

Agapeland Preschool will sponsor Crafts&Treasures&Fun, Oh My! on Saturday, October 18 from 9 AM – 2 PM in Selinsgrove.  Crafters and Yard Salers will be present as well as a food stand and children's activities.  The event will be held along 522 in Selinsgrove over the hill from Weis Markets. 

The Greenwood Valley Boys will provide music, starting at 10 AM, October 18 for SunnyBrook Meadow’s annual Silent Auction and Ride-a-Thon.  The event held 426 State Home Road in Montgomery, includes a food stand, pony rides, and silent auction.  For details, call 570-494-0611.

A Chicken and Waffle Dinner will be held at Messiah Lutheran Church of Troxelville on October 18 starting at 4 PM.  $9.50 for adults, $5 for children ages 6-12.  Children 5 and under are free.  Take outs available.   The church is located at 8894 Route 235 in Troxelville.   For more information, call 570-658-9175. Proceeds benefits Messiah Lutheran Church's Youth Group and Campers.

St. John's United Church of Christ will host a Lasagna Dinner on October 18 from 4 - 7:30 PM.  Dinner is $9.  Kids 10 and under eat for $4 with take-outs available!  To reserve tickets, phone 570-412-5127 or email stjohnsucc@ymail.com.  The Fellowship Hall is at 906 Old Route 15 in New Columbia.

Pine Run United Methodist Church in Linden will host its annual hayride for the community a t 6 PM on October 18.  The event features free food and snacks, plus treats for children 12 and under. The church is 1.7 miles north of Route 220; turn north at Sheetz.  Contact 570-398-1100 or lindenparish@yahoo.com.

Part two of a mini concert series will be held October 18 from 6:30 – 8:30 PM at First United Methodist Church, on the corner of Rte. 11 and  East Bulter Street in Shickshinny.  Featured artist is Mike Lewis.  For details, email: steve@unitybymusic.org.

The Jacob Brothers will be in concert at 7 PM, October 18 at Shiloh Bible Church, 123 Church Street in Bloomsburg.  A free will offering will be taken.  For details, call 570-784-3675.

St. John’s United Church of Christ in Shamokin will host its 175th Anniversary October 19 thru November 2 including organ recitals, a Bible study, and worship services.  For times and details, phone 570-648-6101.

Trumpeter Bruce Heffner will be in concert at 8 and 10:30 AM on Sunday, October 19 at Niemond’s Independent Church located along Route 35 in Richfield.  Visit www.niemonds.org or call 717-694-3700 for more information.

The Moreland Baptist Church will hold its Homecoming Service on Sunday, October 19 at 10:30 AM.  Rev. Reginald Buri will speak with bluegrass music by the “Evansville Gang.”  Please, bring a dish to share.  The church is located approximately 5 miles east of Clarkstown, off Rouite 442.

Mark Cable, singer, songwriter, and storyteller, will be in concert on Sunday, October 19 at 6:30 PM at Emmanuel Bible Fellowship Church, 967 Mile Hill Road in Sunbury.  A free will offering will be received.  For more information, call 570-286-8313.

The West End Library in Laurelton will host a discussion on the Civil War and the Underground Railroad in Union County at 6:30 PM, October 20.  For questions, call 570-922-4773.

Women’s Wellness Group is a five-week program that starts at 6 PM, October 20 at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Williamsport.   Proceeds benefit ChildHelp.  Please call 570-323-2333 for topic details or to sign up.

Community Health&Wellness at Evangelical Community Hospital will host a comprehensive blood screen on October 21 from 7 – 10 AM for $40.  For scheduling, call 570-768-3200.  Also, blood sugar screenings will be offered October 28 from 10 AM – noon at the Milton YMCA.  For more information, phone 570-768-3200 or visit www.evanhospital.com.

Grace Lutheran Church will host a Ham Dinner on Thursday, October 23 from 4-6:30 PM at 120 Spruce Street in Sunbury.  $9 for adults and $4.50 for children.  Take outs available by calling 570-286-7346.

St. Columba Church in Bloomsburg will host a lecture on Religious Liberties October 23 at 7 PM lead by Anthony Pecora. How should Christians respond to widespread issues?  For more information,  call 570-764-0792 0192 or email rebeccaflynn08@gmail.com. The Parish Council of Catholic Women at St. Columba Church.

A Benefit Spaghetti Supper will be held at 4 PM on October 23 at the Beaver Lutheran Church in Beaver Springs.  Cost is $8 for adults, $5 children age 6-12.   For more information, call 570-765-4486. 
                                                 
The Threads for Honduras Fall Banquet with live and silent auctions will be held October 23 from 6 - 8 PM at Country Cupboard Restaurant in Lewisburg.  Admission is $20.  To request an auction list, or reserve a ticket, please email: threadsforhonduras@gmail.com.                

Zion United Methodist Church of Middleburg is hosting Brian Crawford of Chosen People Ministries on October 24 at 7 PM.  Hear about the roadmap to peace.  The church is at 1366 Zion Road in Middleburg.  Call 570-837-1760 for details.

The Lost Creek/Delaware Sewing Circle will host their annual ladies retreat on October 24 at 7 PM at Lost Creek Mennonite Church, 2682 Long Road near Mifflintown. Wendy Kerstetter will speak on "Oils of the Bible." For any questions, please call 717-436-2123. 

Blue Mountain Christian Retreat will hold “Healing Explosions” speaker sessions with Dr. Sandra Kennedy October 24 - 26 at the new sanctuary.  Day passes are $6.  The retreat center is in New Ringgold.  For more information, call 570-386-2154 or visit www.BMCR.org.

Schuylkill Health will host its Annual 5K Walk/Run for diabetes on October 25 at Stoyer’s Dam – Bubeck Park in Schuylkill Haven.  Registration begins at 8 AM with the Walk and Run at 10 AM. Pre-registration is encouraged.  Visit www.schuylkillhealth.com for forms, or call 570-621-5555 for details.

Family Fall Festival, October 25 from 2-6PM at the Watsontown Lions’ Club Youth Center, White Deer Pike. All ages are welcome.  Transportation to the Youth Center is available from 1:30-2:00 with registration (570.538-5300).  The Family Fall Festival is an outreach ministry of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 400 Main Street, Watsontown. 

"Burke's Tour" author Bob Derr and "In the Morning Light" author Pat Robbins will team up to do a signing at Barnes and Noble in Lewisburg from 1-4 PM on October 25.  All proceeds benefit Pennsylvania Cystic Fibrosis, Inc.

The next meeting of the Columbia-Montour Chapter of the Full Gospel Business Men's Fellowship International will be at 10 AM, October 25 at Spirit Life Church, 1338 Old Berwick Road in Bloomsburg. Guest speaker will be Evangelist Donald Reece. For further information, call 570-389-1919.

The Country Closet Thrift Store in Turbotville will celebrate its 5th anniversary October 25 from 10 AM – 2 PM with door prizes and snacks.  The store is located at 4800 Pennsylvania  Route 54 in Turbotville.  Proceeds benefit Maranatha Christian School.

A Benefit Tractor Pull will be held October 25 at 10 AM at Middlecreek Valley Antique Association Grounds in Selinsgrove.  For more information, call 570-765-4533.  Local Ag Support Fund for farming accident victim, Andrew Snook.

Good Will Hose Company in Sunbury will host a Chicken BBQ and Bake Sale on October 25 starting at 11 AM.  $5 per half chicken and $8 per platter.  Dine In  at 500 Reagan Street in Sunbury or take out.  Call 570-286-2831 for free local delivery.

New Beginnings Fellowship Church will be holding a Kids Fall Festival next to Kidsgrove on Sassafrass Street in Selinsgrove on October 25 from 2 - 5 PM with food, games, prizes, and fall vendors.  For more information, phone Rickey Dupert at 570-541-0884 or see Facebook.

In support of persecuted Christians around the globe, local Christians will Walk for Christ on October 25 at 2 PM at South Williamsport Park, Pavilion #1.   Monetary donations or items of clothing are welcomed to make "Blessing Bags" for the homeless.  There will be food and face painting. 

The Midd-West Relay for Life is hosting its Fall Fest Event on October 25 from 4 - 8 PM at the Beaver Community Fairgrounds in Beaver Springs.  Free hayrides, haymaze, snacks, games&family activities.  For questions, please phone 570-658-2924.

First Southern Baptist Church of Williamsport will host Trunk-‘R- Treat on October 25 from 4 – 8 PM.  The church is at 89 Kimble Hill Road in Williamsport.  For more information, visit www.FSBCweb.org.
 
A Basket Auction will be held at Ebenezer Bible Church in Selinsgrove on October 25.  At 6 PM the meal and basket preview begins with the auction at 7:30 PM in the fellowship hall at 3066 Neitz Valley Road in Selinsgrove.  To donate or get details, call 570-898-8331.  Proceeds will go toward church parking lot repairs.  

Living Waters Church of God will host a concert featuring the "Teen Challenge Choir" on October 25 at 6:30 PM.  A free will offering will be accepted.  The church is at 155 Balliet Street in Frackville.  For more information, please call 570-874-1585.

West Branch Christian Writers will be holding a one day writing conference at First Baptist Church of Milton on October 25 starting at 8 AM. Keynote speaker will be Bonnie Calhoun, publisher of Christian Fiction Online Magazine. Registration is now open.   For details and to register, visit www.westbranchchristianwriters.com.

Susquehanna Valley Center of Hope Banquet will be October 25 at 6 PM at Rolling Pines Golf Course, 335 Golf Course Drive in Berwick. $25 per person. To register, email ljames@cohsv.org or www.facebook.com/svcenterofhope.

Slifer House Museum will host a Civil War-themed Costume Ball Benefit from 6:30 - 10 PM, October 25 at the Lewisburg Hotel, 136 Market St.  Dinner and dessert will be served. Guests are invited to wear period historic costumes.   No dance experience is needed.   Tickets are $40/person and $25/youth. Call 570-524-2245 for tickets. 

The 2nd Trick or Trot, a 5K Run/Walk, is scheduled for Saturday, October 25 at 10 AM at the Upper Dauphin High School in Elizabethville.  All trot speeds are welcome!    The ¼ mile child race will take place at 9 AM near the softball field.  Register by Oct. 1 for a discount.  For fees and details, visit elizabethville2017.org .  Hosted by the Elizabethville Bicentennial Committee, Inc.

Carl and Opal Schlappi will perform in concert on October 25 at 7:30 PM at Lairdsville Faith Church, Route 118 in Lairdsville. Call 570-584-2765 for details.

Bunkertown Church of the Brethren Rally Day and Homecoming is set for October 26 at 9 AM at 52 Bunkertown Road in McAlisterville. The day features a puppet team, worship with Craig&Victoria Smith, and a meal.  For questions or directions, call 717-463-3572 or visit  www.bunkertownchurch.org.

Worship Leader and Songwriter, Randy Fisher will minister at Radiant Light Assembly of God on October 26 at 10:30 AM. The church is located at 9565 State Route 442 in Muncy.   Please phone 570-458-9874 for information.

The Trunk or Treat event at St. John’s United Church of Christ in Lewisburg will be on October 26 from 4-5:30 PM.  Visit the decorated cars of St. John’s members at 1050 Buffalo Road Route 192, next to PlayWorld.  Kids of all ages and their families are welcome!

McVeytown Community Fall Fellowship and Trunk or Treat will be in the parking lot of McVeytown UMC on  October 26 at 6 PM.  There will be a hayride, games, music, and hot dogs .  Please avoid scary costumes and bring lawn chairs.

Elysburg Alliance Church, 113 Alpha Ave., is hosting its annual Trunk-or-Treat on October 26 from 6 – 8 PM. Children up to 5th grade and their families are welcome join the activities.  Please call 570-672-2176 for questions.

The HandUP Foundation is partnering with WNEP-TV and Pepsi to bring the FEED-A-FRIEND Campaign to the Milton/Lewisburg area. From October 27 – November 21, monetary and Thanksgiving meal donations will be collected.  Eligible families that have registered at the HandUP office on Willow Street in Milton will receive groceries for a Thanksgiving dinner. For information, call 570-742-3000 or visit www.handupfoundation.org.

DivorceCare: Surviving the Holidays is a free, one-night seminar for all ages after a separation or divorce on October 27 or November 17 from 6 - 7:30 PM at Evangel Baptist Church in Lewistown. For details call or text  Patti  at 717-437-0106 or email divorcecare4families@gmail.com.                          

St. John Lutheran "Brick" Church, Route 405 in Montgomery will host a ham dinner on October 28 from 4 – 6 PM.  $9 for adults and $4 for ages 6-10.  Handicapped accessible, and take outs are available. 

The public is invited to Trunk of Treat at First Baptist Church of Danville on October 29 from 5:30 – 7:30 PM.  For more information, please phone the church at 570-275-1511.

A Trunk ‘n Treat event will happen October 29 from 6 – 8 PM at Augustaville Wesleyan Church, Route 890, about 5 miles south of Sunbury.  Call 570-286-8051 for details.

Radiant Light Assembly of God will host Trunk or Treat from 6 – 8 PM, October 29.  The church is on Route 442 in Muncy.  For further information, phone 570-458-6255.
 
Grace Chapel, 126 Airport Road in Shamokin will hold a Trunk or Treat night in the church parking lot from 6 - 8 PM on October 30.  Everyone is Welcome! 

The Trinity United Methodist Church in Winfield is holding a Light the Night event on October 30 from 6 - 8 PM.  All ages are invited for a night with the whole family. 

A Trunk or Treat Community Event by Community Baptist Church of Montoursville will be on October 30 from 6 – 8 PM.  The church is located at 1853 State Route 87 in Montoursville. For more information, call the office at 570-433-3002.

Trinity United Methodist Church, 6th and King Sts, Northumberland is hosting an Annual Bazaar November 1, 8:30-7:30 PM. Lunch will be available. There will be many booths available to shop including Christmas booth, Basket booth, Jewelry counter, Bake sale and more. Dinner will be available,adults $10 and children $5.

The annual banquet for Heartbeat Community Services of Perry and Juniata Counties will be on November 8 at Newport Life Center on Shortcut Road starting at 5:30 PM. The program features Michael Geer, president of Pennsylvania Family Institute.  Reservations must be mailed by October 28.  For details, visit www.heartbeatcs.org  and click coming events. 

"Harvesting Hope" a community outreach developed by Center of Hope Christian Counseling&Mentoring Center will hold an Open House at Knight's of Columbus, 400 East Independence St., Shamokin on November 8 at 6PM.  Come check out the amazing classes being offered and are "FREE" to the public.  Classes to be determined by sign-up sheet, so come down and vote for the class you'd like to see offered

Keystone Travelers will sponsor a bus trip to Lancaster County on Thursday, November 13.  Visit the National Christmas Center and see Dutch Apple Theatre’s performance of It’s a Wonderful Life.  Contact Barb at 717-694-3001 for details

Child Evangelism Fellowship of Snyder and Union Counties, Inc. will host its annual Ministry Banquet at Christ Community UMC in Selinsgrove.  Free tickets are available until October 29.  Doors will open at 6 PM, November 15 with the meal and program at 6:30.  Speaker: Major Jeffrey Davis with music by True Heart.  For tickets or details, call or 570-837-6985, or email cefsu@verizon.net.

The Generoo Organization invites performers to participate in their upcoming Winter Extravaganza to be held the evening of December 12 at West Snyder Elementary.  For performance details or registration, call 570-658-5300 or email: michbix@gmail.com by October 31.