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THIS WEEK: Nov. 13 to Nov. 19

Fresh Citrus Fruit Sale, until Nov. 13, The Friends of the Back Mountain Memorial Library, 96 Huntsville Road, Dallas. Sold in 10-pound or 20-pound units. Mixed available. Forms at library. Pick up 3-5:30 p.m. Dec. 13 and 9:30 a.m.-noon Dec. 14.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m., Thursdays, St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, church hall, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Pasta, salad, bread, dessert and beverage. Six different pastas and five sauces. $7 adults; $5 children 6-10.

Spaghetti Dinner and Bake Sale, 5-7 p.m. Nov. 16, First English Baptist Church, 58 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke. Take outs, 4-5 p.m. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12. Phone orders, 570-735-4642.

Ethnic Food Sale, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Nov. 15, Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 401 East Main St., Miners Mills, Wilkes-Barre. Pierogies, haluski, potato pancakes, clam chowder. Call in advance for large orders. 570-825-6540.

Homemade Pierogies, Nov. 19, Holy Resurrection Orthodox Cathedral, 591 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. $6 per dozen. Deadline for orders is Nov. 15. Pick up from noon-4 p.m. in the cathedral parlors. To order, call 570-822-7725.

Pumpkin Roll, pick up 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 16, Courtdale United Methodist Church, 225 Courtdale Ave. Small, $8; large, $16. Call Marlene Holly at 570-287-7831 or Donna Yaglowski at 570-287-1351.

Chicken Parmesan Dinner, 4-6 p.m. Nov. 16, Luzerne United Methodist Church, 446 Bennett St. $8 adults; $5 children. 570-287-6231 or 570-288-3018.

Pancake Brunch, 11:30 a.m. Nov. 17, St. Thomas More Catholic Parish at St. Joseph Church, 1625 N. Main Ave. at Theodore St., Scranton. $7 per person. Maximum $25 per family.

Poppy Seed and Nut Rolls, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 100 Rock St., Hughestown. $8 each. Pick up on Nov. 26. Call Pam at 570-655-0043, or Carol at 570-654-1849. Deadline for orders is Nov. 17.

Spaghetti Dinner, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 17, St. Andrew Parish Hall, 316 Parrish St., Wilkes-Barre. Take outs available. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12. Tickets at the door.

Breakfast Buffet, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 17, Noxen Volunteer Fire Company, Stull Road. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12.

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

Pierogies, St. John the Baptist Church, 126 Nesbitt St., Larksville. Pick up 1-2:30 p.m. and 4-5:30 p.m. every Monday except Dec. 2 through Dec. 9. Call Rena O’Dell at 570-287-5421.


Annual Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m. Nov. 23, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 231 State St., Nanticoke. Take outs from 3:30 p.m. $9 adults; $4 children 6-12; free for children younger than 5. For tickets, call 570-735-8531, email stjohnnanticoke@aol.com, or at the door. NanticokeLutheran.org.

Pre-Thanksgiving Bake Sale, Nov. 23-24, before and after Masses, Prince of Peace Parish Society, Old Forge. Enter from Lawrence Street St. Mary’s church building, to rear of parking lot, school entrance.

Hunter’s Hoagie Sale, The Huntsville United Methodist Church, 1233 Huntsville Road, Shavertown. $5 each, Italian, turkey, veggie, ham and cheese or roast beef. $1 for chips and soda. Order by Nov. 24. Pick up 10 a.m.-noon Dec. 1.

Turkey Dinner, noon Nov. 28, Forty Fort United Methodist Church, Wyoming and Yeager avenues. Free. West Side transportation provided, if needed. Reservations required. Call 570-287-3840 between 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Wigilia-Wafer Supper, 2 p.m. Dec.1, The Young Adult Committee of the Polish Union of USA, Holy Transfiguration Hall, 240 Center St., Hanover section, Nanticoke. $25 adults; $7.50 children 5-12; free for children younger than 5. Special discount for Polish Union members. 570-823-1611.

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dec. 1, Marine Corp League, St. Patrick Parish Center, 411 Allegheny St., White Haven. $8.

Pecan and Cashew Sale,The Larksville United Methodist Church. Christmas fundraiser. $10 each. 12 ounces roasted, salted mammoth pecan halves; 12 ounces roasted, salted jumbo cashews; 10 ounces cinnamon glazed pecans; 12 ounces chocolate covered pecans. Call Bob at 570-287-5805 or any church member. Deadline for orders is Dec. 3.

Holiday Food Sale, Dec. 3, The Plymouth Historical Society, Dan Flood Apartments, 150 E. Main St., Plymouth. Pasties, with/without onions, $6 each; chicken pot pies, $5.50 each; potato or cabbage pierogies, $6.50 per dozen; poppy-seed roll and nut roll 16 ounce, $5.99. Order form and pick up in the community room. Pick up 3-6 p.m. Dec. 13.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4:30-8 p.m. Dec. 6, American Legion, off Route 209, Gilbert. Meatballs, marinara, salad, dessert, coffee and soda. $8 adults; $5 children 3-12; free for children younger than 3. Benefits Waggin’ Tails Pet Rescue.

Christmas Cookie Walk, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 14, Youth Ministry of Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, 420 Main Road, Hanover Township. Choices are $8 to fill container with over 40 different homemade cookie choices, or $8 for pre-assorted containers. 570-262-6413 or 570-814-6444.

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