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The Maple Grove United Methodist Church will hold its last pasty sale of the year on Thursday, Oct. 17.

Orders for pasties, at $5 each with out without onions, will be taken until Monday, Oct. 14 by calling Karen Scott at 570-477-2450.


The Shavertown United Methodist Church will sponsor “Trunk or Treat” from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20 in the church parking lot, Pioneer Avenue, Shavertown.

Children are invited to come dressed in their Halloween costumes, see the decorated trunks and collect treats. Think of it as “Trick or Treating without the door knocking.”


Randy Stonehill, an American singer/songwriter from Stockton, Calif. best known as one of the so-called “fathers of contemporary Christian music,” will perform at 9:45 and 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20 at the Harveast Cafe at the Back Mountain Harvest Assembly, Carverton Road, Trucksville and at 5:30 p.m. that evening in the Back Mountain Harvest Assembly main sanctuary.

For more information, call 570-696-1128.


The Maple Grove United Methodist Church will host a Halloween party from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25 at the Church, 5880 Main Road, Sweet Valley.

Participants are encouraged to dress up but asked not to be scary.

Donations will be accepted for the Noxen Food Pantry.


A Children’s Fall Festival will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sturday, Oct. 26 at Fellowship Church, 45 Hildebrandt Road, Dallas.

Children from kindergarten to fifth grde are invited to wear their Halloween costumes. thee will be candy, games, pumpkins and s’mores.


Members of the Men’s Club of Trinity Presbyterian Church, 105 Irem Road, Dallas will sponsor a chicken and biscuit dinner including homemade desserts and beverages from 5 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Takeouts will be available at 4 p.m. Cost is $7 for adults in advance and $8 at the door and $4 for children. Children 3 years old and younger eat for free.

Tickets may be purchased in advanceby calling the church office at 570-675-3131 or at the door.


“Light the Night” featuring a variety of indoor amusements and the annual chili cook-off will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 31 at the Rock Rec Center, Carverton Road, Trucksville.

Chili contestants should have their chili available no later than 6 p.m. There will be special prizes for first, second and third place.

For more information, call 570-696-1128.

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