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THIS WEEK: April 17 to April 23

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. April 23, St. Michael’s Church, church hall, Church and Winter streets, Old Forge. $6 per dozen. Orders due by April 19. To order, call Sandra, 457-9280 or the church hall, 457-2875.

Breakfast, 7:30-10:30 a.m. April 20, Dallas Odd Fellows Oneida Lodge 371 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Dallas, Route 309 to Route 415. Donation of $7 is requested. The public is invited.

Family-Style Turkey Supper, 3-7 p.m. April 20, Emmanuel United Church of Christ, Blue Ridge Trail and Alberdeen Road, Dorrance Township, Mountain Top (across from Andy’s Gulf Station). Turkey, gravy, stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, homemade pickled cabbage, bread, beverage and dessert. $10 adults; $4 children 6-11; free for children 5 and younger. Take out, $10. For reservations call Doris, 379-3755, or the church, 868-5675. Tickets at the door.

Applebee’s Flapjack Fundraiser Breakfast, 8-10 a.m. April 20, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill and Bar, 253 Wilkes-Barre Township Blvd., Wilkes-Barre. To support Presbyterian Church of Mountain Top. $7 adults; $5 children 8 and younger. For more information call the church office at 474-9951 or Pam Zaprazny at 403-5367.

Dine and Donate, 11 a.m. - 10 p.m. April 20, Lone Star Steakhouse, 805 Kidder St., Wilkes-Barre. To support Resurrection of the Lord Parish Polish National Church. Present flyer and 15 percent of full-priced menu items will be donated to the church. Call Richard Manta at 696-3668.

Breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 21, St. Joseph Melkite Church, 130 N. St. Francis Cabrini Ave., West Scranton. $7.50 adults; $4 children 4-10; free for children 3 and younger. Eggs, ham, olives, home fries, homemade pancakes, bread, juice and hot beverages. Take outs any time. St. Joseph bread available in two-loaf packages. Tickets at the door. Contact 343-6092 or scrantonmelkite@verizon.net or Betsy Zaydon at 383-9433 pr melkite.scranton@gmail.com.

Breakfast Buffet, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 21, The Noxen Volunteer Fire Company, fire hall, Stull Road. $8 adults; $4 children 12 and younger.

All-You-Can-Eat Pancake and Sausage Breakfast, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 21, Dorrance Township Volunteer Fire Department. $7 adults; $3.50 children 6-12; free for children 5 and younger. Tickets available from any fire department member or at the door. A bake sale will also be held. For details or tickets call 868-6763 or 479-7033.

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


Paska Homemade Bread Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. April 25, St. John’s, 706 Hill St., Mayfield. Raisin and white bread. Paska size only. $7 each. Kolachi (nut, poppyseed, lekvar & apricot), $10 each. Call 876-0730, 876-3372 or 876-0391.

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.

All-You-Can-Eat Roast Beef Dinner, 4-7 p.m. April 27, First Congregational Church, 500 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston. $9 adults; $4 children.

Ice Cream Social, 4:30-6:30 p.m. April 27, Town Hill United Methodist Church, 417 Town Hill Road, Shickshinny. Ice cream, pies, soups and sandwiches. Take outs available.

Family-Style Beef Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m. April 27, The Sweet Valley Volunteer Fire Company, 5383 Main Road. Take outs, 4 p.m. $9 adults; $5 children 6-11; free for children younger than 6.

Old-Fashioned Ham and Egg Breakfast, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. April 28, Hanover Fire Company, NFD Engine 4, Transfiguration of Our Lord Church Hall, Bliss and Center streets, Hanover section, Nanticoke. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12. Ham, eggs, home fries, rolls, juice and coffee. Benefits Hanover Fire Company Engine 4 of the Nanticoke Fire Department.

Chicken Barbecue, 5-7 p.m. May 3-4, Trucksville United Methodist Church, 40 Knob Hill Road, Trucksville. Half a chicken, baked potato, all the fixings, homemade desserts and beverages. Take outs, 4:30 p.m. $8 adults; $4 children. Reservations required. Call 570-696-3897.

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast Buffet, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. May 5, Mocanaqua Volunteer Fire Company at The Polish Falcons. Sausage, scrambled eggs, ham, bacon, sausage gravy and biscuits, home fries, pancakes, toast, pastries, coffee, tea and orange juice. $7 adults; $4 children 5-12; free for children younger than 5. Take outs available. Tickets at the door or from any firefighter.

Roast Chicken Dinner/Flea Market, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. May 5, The Sons of the American Legion (SAL) Mountain Post 781, Church Road, Mountain Top. Over 30 vendors. Tools, antiques, collectables, crafts, jewelry, furniture, computers, knives, and more. $8, includes half roasted chicken, baked potato, coleslaw, roll and dessert. Serving noon to 5 p.m. www.alpost781.org/SAL.html or 570-474-2161.

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. May 5, Kiwanis Club of Mountain Top, Crestwood High School cafeteria. Pancakes, sausage and eggs. $7 adults; free for children 12 and younger. Tickets at the door.

Mother’s Day Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon May 12, The Mountain Top Knights of Columbus 6440, South Mountain Boulevard, Aberdeen Road. Fresh oatmeal, juice, grilled ham, hash browns, eggs, pastries, corn bread, coffee, tea and soda. $5. Free for children younger than 6. All are welcome. Call Frank, 474-2145, or Drew, 868-5568.

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