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‘RIDING HOOD’


AT MUSIC BOX


“The Marvelous Misadventures of Little Red Riding Hood,” an original musical for children written by Kevin Costley, will be presented at 1 p.m. today, May 19 at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville.


Price of admission is $12 and includes a McDonald’s Fun Meal. Call 283-2195 to make reservations.


EVENT RAISES MONEY FOR BLUE CHIP FARMS


Get a haircut and help raise money for Blue Chip Farms Animal Refuge from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. today, May 19 at the Sports Page at Twin Stacks Center, 1100 Memorial Highway, Dallas. There will be refreshments and a raffle.


Call 675-2466 for an appointment.


DESIGNER BINGO


The Franklin Twp. Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary will host a Designer Bingo Fundraiser today, May 19 at the fire hall. Doors and kitchen open at 1 p.m. and games start at 2 p.m.


Ticket price is $20. Some prizes consist of Coach, Fossil, Vera Bradley, Kenneth Cole and Juicy Contour. To purchase tickets, call 855-9693.


HISTORICAL SOCIETY


SETS OPEN HOUSE


The Wyoming County Historical Society 22nd Annual Open House will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. today, May 19 at the society, corner of Bridge and Harrison Streets, Tunkhannock.


The event will feature the collection of Doug Gay, including antique guns, hunting licenses, milk bottles and currency and will include tours of the genealogical libary and museum.


For more information, call 836-5303 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Tuesday or Wednesday.


LEGION MEETING


District 12 American Legion, Luzerne County will hold its monthly meeting at 2 p.m. today, May 19 at American Legion Post 644, Shoemaker Street, Swoyersville. All posts are urged to send a representative.


District 12 Cdr. John M. Emil Sr. will preside. For more information, call 762-3184.


BINGO SLATED


Bingo will be held on Monday, May 20 at the Northmoreland Fire Hall in Centermoreland. Doors open at 5 p.m. and early birds start at 6:30 p.m.


Food and beverage will be available. For more information, call Jim at 333-4906.


AUDITIONS FOR ‘LES MIS’


Auditions for “Les Miserables” will be held at 7 p.m. on Monday, May 20 and Wednesday, May 22 at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St, Swoyersville.


All roles are open and all those auditioning should sing a song of his/her choice. Please bring sheet music; an accompanist will be provided. Production dates are July 19 to 21, 25 to 28 and Aug. 1 to 4.


For more information, call 283-2195.


FASHION SHOW SET


Wyoming Valley Woman’s Club will hold a spring fashion show entitled “Essence of Spring” on Tuesday, May 21 at Appletree Terrace, Newberry Estate, Dallas.


Tickets may be purchased by calling Eileen Davis at 824-8461.


WORKSHOP PLANNED


Mercy Center, Dallas, will host a free workshop titled “Come to Your Senses: Understanding Human Perception” from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, May 21, at Mercy Center Rivers Room. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.


Informative work stations and screenings will also be provided. For further information, call Mark Williams at 674-6945.


ROAST BEEF DINNER


A roast beef dinner will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May 22 at the Northmoreland Fire Hall in Centermoreland.


Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children under 12 years of age.


BUS TRIP PLANNED


Irem Women’s Auxiliary will host a bus trip on Thursday, May 23 to the Hunterdon Playhouse to see “Wake Up Darling.” The price is $85 and includes bus, lunch and the show. For more information, call Janet Stritzinger at 824-6418 or Suanne Moses at 822-4976.


CEMETERY ASSN.


MEETING


The Kocher Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 24 in the chapel. All lot owners are encouraged to attend.


HEALTHIER SELVES


DAY SLATED


As an official host site of the 20th Annual National Senior Health & Fitness Day, Masonic Village at Dallas will hold a free Healthier Selves Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, May 29 at the Irem Clubhouse, 64 Ridgway Drive, Dallas.


For details and to register, call 675-1866.


GRANGE MEETING


Mountain Grange No. 567 will meet at 7 p.m. on June 4 in the Grange Hall, 1632 W. 8th St., Kingston Township, Wyoming.


YARD SALE


The Harveys Lake Borough Homecoming Committee will sponsor its annual community yard sale at homes throughout the borough Friday through Sunday, June 7, 8 and 9.


A map will be available on June 3. For more information or to be added to the list, call the borough secretary at 639-3300.


BLOOD DRIVE


Mountain Grange No. 567 will hold a blood drive in conjunction with the American Red Cross from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 8 in the lower level of the Kingston Township Municipal Building.


Refreshments will be provided.


TEEN ORIENTATION


An orientation for the summer Teen Program at the Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dallas will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, June 19 in the center’s multi-purpose room. Pre-registration is required.


To register, or for more information, call the volunteer department at 675-8600, ext. 195.


RADIO CLUB


HOLDS FIELD DAY


Endless Mountain Amateur Radio Club will hold its annual field day event from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on June 22 and from 7 a.m. to noon on June 23 at the emergency services building 3880 SR 6 East, Tunkhannock.


Learn about radio communications and how to become a ham yourself.


For further information, call Al at 836-5030 or Joe at 209-0070.


WINE FESTIVAL


The Dallas Rotary Wine and Dine Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on June 29 at the Luzerne County Fairgrounds, Route 118, Dallas Township.


Tickets are $15 if purchased prior to the event and $25 at the game. Designated drivers pay $5. The event features Pennsylvania wines, craft vendors, local food vendors and live music.


For more information, contact Melissa Saxon at saxonm5@hotmail.com


SUMMER THEATRE WORKSHOP SLATED


The Music Box Summer Theatre Workshop 2013, a theatre program for children ages 6 to 11, will run July 22 to 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.

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