August 10, 2013
PAULY FRIEDMAN WALK/RUN SET
Family Service Association (FSA) of NEPA will hold its Fifth Annual Pauly Friedman Family 5K Walk/Run today, Aug. 11 at Misericordia University in Dallas.
Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.; race time is 9:30 a.m. Cost is $25 and all monies raised will benefit FSA’s Help Line.
A post-race awards party for participants will be held to present medals and trophies; refresments will be served.
For further information or to pre-register, call FSA at 823-5144 Ext. 309, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A free concert, “Celebrate Harmony,” will be presented by the Wyoming Valley Barbershop Harmony Chorus at 7 p.m. today, Aug. 11 at the Irem Temple Country Club Pavilion, Dallas.
The Music Box Summer Theatre Workshop 2013, a theatre program for children ages 6 to 11, will run through Aug. 16 at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville. Students will perform Disney’s “Winnie the Pooh” on Aug. 16, 17 and 18.
For more information, call 283-2195.
FLEA MARKET SLATED
Dallas Eastern Star Building Association will hold its 25th annual craft, vendor and flea market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17 at 15 Foster St., Dallas.
Eastern Star members wil serve lunch and the group’s Welsh cookies will be available for purchase.
For vendor information, call Dianne Corby at 675-4893.
SCOUTS HOST OUTDOOR MOVIE
Cub Scout Pack 281 will host an outdoor movie night with “Wreck It Ralph” at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17 on the grounds of Trinity Presbyterian Church on Irem Road in Dallas. The evening will begin with camp songs and skits and an age-appropriate movie to be shown on the big screen at dusk.
Popcorn and hot dogs and drinks will be provided with the help of the Trinity Men’s Group. Bring blankets or lawn chairs for seating.
GRANGE FAMILY PICNIC
The PA State Grange Family Picnic will be held at noon on Saturday, Aug. 17 at Knoebel’s Park, Elysburg, Pavillion D. This family-oriented park is “pay as you ride” with no added costs for the picnic.
To caravan/car pool, meet at 10:15 a.m. at Mountain Grange Hall, 1632 W. 8th St., Kingston Township. Mountain Grange will provide paper products, utensils, cups, beverages and table coverings. Participants are asked to bring a covered dish to share with fellow Grangers.
The Avalons will perform at 1:30, 6 and 8 p.m.
To make reservations, contact Taffy at 696-3415 or Carol at 696-3415.
Joe Nardone & the All Stars and Eddie Day & the Starfires will have a dance reunion from 7:30 to 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Irem Temple Country Club Pavilion.
Admission is $26 and includes soda, beer, pizza and munchies. Tickes are available at Gallery of Sound and Dymond’s Bakery in the Back Mountain or by calling 208-2833.
PERFECT PEACH SALE
Daddow-Isaacs Dallas American Legion Post 672 will conduct its Perfect Peach Sale on Saturday, Aug. 17 at the Post home. Pickup times will be between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.. A donation is requested or $11 for a peck or $42 for a bushel at $42.
Orders can be taken at the Post Home or from Legion committee members.
For further information, call the Post home at 675-6542 or Clarence J. Michael at 675-0488. Jim Baloga is Chairman of this event.
Bingo will be held on Monday, Aug. 19 at the Northmoreland Twp Fire Hall in Centermoreland. Doors open at 5 p.m. and early birds begin at 6:30 p.m.
Food and beverage will be available. For more information, call 333-4906.
SAL SPECIAL MEETING
A special meeting of the Harveys Lake Sons of the American Legion Squadron 0967 will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 19 at the Harveys Lake Legion Hall.
The meeting will address reorganization following the failure of the squadron to elect a full slate of officers for 2014. Current officers’ terms expired July 31.
VERA BRADLEY PURSE BINGO SET
Irem Shrine Divan Ladies and Director’s Staff Ladies will hold a Vera Bradley Purse Bingo at 1 p.m. on Aug. 24 at Irem Shrine Country Club Pavilion. There will also be Michael Kors and Coach purse prizes.
Doors open at noon. Admission is $20. Lunch and refreshments will be available for purchase.
Tickets are available at the Irem Shrine Office, Ridgway Drive, Dallas, by calling 675-4465 Ext. 228, from any Divan or Director’s Staff lady or by contacting Merlynn Morrow at 472-7072 or Bernice Richards at 706-5867.
BLUE CHIP FUNDRAISER
A Paws for Pets fundraiser to benefit Blue Chip Farms Animal Refuge will be held from 12:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 25 at Stormi Steel Skin F/X, 214 Wyoming Ave., Kingston.
Donations is $30.
POETS AT IREM
The Poets will be at the Irem Country Club Pavilion, 70 Ridgway Drive, Dallas at 8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Tickets are $25 per person and reserved tables are avialable for an additional fee.
For more information, call 675-4465, ext. 241.