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THIS WEEK: March 20 to March 26

Dine & Donate Event, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. March 20, Lone Star Steakhouse, 805 Kidder St., Wilkes-Barre Township. Benefits the Resurrection of the Lord Polish National Catholic Church. Fifteen percent of the dinner receipt will be donated to the church with presentation of a flyer, which can be obtained at the church.

Spaghetti and Pasta Dinner 4-6:30 p.m. every Thursday at St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. $7. Includes choice of five pastas and five sauces, salad and dessert. Take outs available. Call 824-1674 Thursdays.

Pierogie Sale, 2-5 p.m. March 27, St. Michael’s Church, Church and Winter streets, church hall, Old Forge. $6 per dozen. Order by March 21. Sandra, 457-9280, or church, 457-2875.

Pastie Sale, pick up 8 a.m. March 21, The Lehman-Idetown United Methodist Church Women, 1101 Mountainview Drive, Lehman. $5. Call Bob at 477-5219.

Fish Dinner, 4-7 p.m. March 22, Holy Family Church hall, Sugar Notch, along with the Twin Boro Lions Club. Take outs, 4-4:30 p.m. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12. Clam chowder and crab soup sold by the quart or bowl. Purchase tickets after Mass or at the door.

Lenten Fish Dinner, 4-7 p.m. March 22, Knights of Columbus, Dennis Home Association, Main Street, Glen Lyon. Yuengling beer-battered fish, French fries, coleslaw, rolls and butter, desserts and refreshments. $9 adults; $5 children. Tickets at the door or from any member.

Potato Pancake and Haluski Sale, 1:30 p.m. March 22, Wyoming VFW Post 396, Wyoming Avenue, Wyoming. For advance orders call the post home at 693-4070 after 3 p.m.

Potato Pancakes, Pierogies and Haluski Sale, 3-7 p.m. every Friday during lent and noon on Good Friday, March 29. Exeter Borough Hose Company 1, 1405 Susquehanna Ave., Exeter. Good Friday’s sale begins at noon. Call 602-0739.

Lenten Meals, 3-7 p.m. every Friday during lent and noon-7 p.m. on Good Friday, Masonic Lodge 468, 821 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming. Potato pancakes, pierogies, red clam chowder and haluski. Eat in or take out.

Lenten Food Sales, 4-7 p.m. Fridays to March 22, Malty Fire Company, 253 Owen St., Swoyersville. Eat in or take out. Homemade pierogie, haluski, potato pancakes, clam chowder and varied fish dinners with French fries and coleslaw.

Fried Fish or Shrimp Dinners, 3-7 p.m. March 22, The Good Shepherd Polish National Catholic Church, 269 E. Main St., Plymouth. Fish dinner, $8; shrimp dinner, $9; potato pancakes, clam chowder and pierogies also available. Call 690-5411. Eat in or take out.

Lenten Sales, noon-5 p.m. Fridays during Lent, except Good Friday, Holy Name Society of St. Leo’s/Holy Rosary, 33 Manhattan St., Ashley. New England clam chowder, mushroom soup, pierogies, haluski, tuna hoagies and desserts.

Fish, Shrimp Fry and Pierogie Sale, noon-7 p.m. every Friday during lent, Good Will Hose Co. No. 2, 451 W. Main St., Plymouth, every Friday during lent. $8 haddock meal; $9 shrimp meal; or $12 for the chief feast (fish and shrimp). Includes fries, hush puppies, coleslaw, drink and dessert. Rentko’s pierogies, $7.50 per dozen. Red clam chowder, $3.50 small and $7 large. Walk in or delivery in Plymouth. Call 779-9778.

Fish Fries, 3-7 p.m. every Friday during lent, except Good Friday, Good Shepherd Polish National Catholic Church, 269 E. Main St., Plymouth. Fried haddock, $8, fried shrimp, $9. Clam chowder, pierogies, potato pancakes and haluski with homemade noodles. Eat in or take out.

Ham Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 23, Town Hill United Methodist Church, 417 Town Hill Rd., Shickshinny. Family-style, take outs

Spaghetti Dinner, 3-6 p.m. March 23, The Huntsville United Methodist Church. Eat in or take out. $7.50 adults; $4.50 children 6 and older. Tickets at the door.

Family Style Ham Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m. March 23, Sweet Valley Volunteer Fire Company, 5383 Main Road. $9 adults; $5 children 6-11; free for children younger than 6. Take outs, 4 p.m.

Manhattan Clam Chowder Sale, noon-1 p.m. March 23, Zion United Church of Christ, 40 W. Main St., Nanticoke. $7 a quart. Pre-orders required. To order, call Jack Watkins, 283-0456.

Ham and Egg Supper, 4 p.m. March 23, Jonestown United Methodist Church, Ridge Road, between Berwick and Benton. Family style. Bake and craft sale.

Free Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., every Monday, for those in need, Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 317 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston.


Homemade “Paska” (Easter) Bread and Kolachi Sale,10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 28 and 29, St. John’s Russian Orthodox Cathedral, church center, Hill Street, Mayfield. Raisin and white bread, Paska size only. $7 each. Kolachi (nut, poppyseed, lekvar and apricot), $10 each. Call 876-0730, 876-3372 or 876-0391. Business orders may be faxed to 876-2534. Another sale for Orthodox Easter will be held on April 25.

Lenten Food Sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 29, Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 401 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Potato pierogie, clam chowder, potato pancakes, haluski. Call 825-6540 in advance for large orders.

Fried Fish Dinner, noon-7 p.m. March 29, the Mountain Top Venturing Crew 461 at the American Legion Post 781, Church Road. Take outs picked up at the pavilion next to the baseball field. $8 per person. Includes three pieces of fried haddock, French fries, coleslaw, roll and dessert. Tickets available from any crew member, at the post or at the door. Sheila Bender, 443-8076.

Breakfast, 8:30-10:30 a.m. March 30, Men’s Resurrection, Lewisburg Alliance Church, gymnasium, 137 Supplee Mill Road. $10. All men and young men invited.

Welsh Cookie Bake Sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 6, Bennett-Derr United Methodist Church, Chapel and Grant streets. Pre-order by email at amy35mm@yahoo.com or call 823-1469. Deadline for orders is April 3.

Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner, 5-7 p.m. April 5, Fellowship Hall, New Life Community Church, 570 S. Main Road, Mountain Top. The Christian Motorcycle Association fundraiser. Donation $7. Take outs available. Bill, 443-2255.

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner, 5-7 p.m. April 6, the Men’s Club of Trinity Presbyterian Church, 105 Irem Road, across the road from the Country Club Shopping Center on Route 309, Fellowship Hall, rear, Dallas. Includes homemade desserts and beverages. Take outs, 4 p.m. $8 adults; $4 children. Call 675-3131 or tickets at the door.

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. April 7, St. Patrick Parish Center, 411 Allegheny St., White Haven. $8. Contact Mike at 262-2894.

Roast Beef Supper, 4-6:30 p.m. April 13, the Lutheran Brotherhood and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Route 118, Dallas. Take outs from 3:30 p.m. $9 adults; $4 children. Includes roast beef, fresh rolls and homemade desserts. Reservations are encouraged. For tickets call 675-3859 or purchase at the door.

Family-Style Roast Chicken Dinner and Bake Sale, 5-7 p.m. April 20, United Methodist Church, Broad and Church streets, Pittston. Take outs start at 4:30 p.m.. Half roast chicken, family style, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, pepper hash, cranberry sauce, dessert and beverage. $9 adults; $5 children younger than 10. Reservations strongly recommended. Call 603-1915 by April 8. Limited tickets at door. All homemade items at bake sale.

Barbecue Dinner, noon-5 p.m. April 27-28, Wilkes-Barre Boulevard and Hill Street. Dinners, $10; sandwiches, $8; and racks of ribs, $25 each.

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