Good Eats!

June 23rd, 2015 6:55 pm

First Posted: 7/29/2013

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THIS WEEK: Oct. 16 to Oct. 22

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.

Family-Style Roast Chicken Dinner and Bake Sale, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 19, United Methodist Church, Broad and Church streets, Pittston. Take outs, 4:30 p.m. Half roast chicken, family style, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, pepper hash, cranberry sauce, dessert and beverage. $9 adults; $5 children younger than 10. Call 603-1915 by Oct. 7. Limited tickets at the door. Reservations strongly recommended. All homemade items at bake sale.

Family-Style Turkey Supper, 3-7 p.m. Oct. 19, Emmanuel United Church of Christ, Blue Ridge Trail and Alberdeen Road, Dorrance Township, Mountain Top. 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. Well-portioned take out, $10. Call Doris at 570-379-3755 or the church at 570-868-5675. Tickets available at the door.

Harvest Festival Ziti Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 19, Bishop William Hafey 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Assembly 925, Holy Family Parish Church Hall basement, Main Street, Sugar Notch. Ziti, salad, rolls, dessert and beverage. Take outs available. $8 adults; $4 children 8-12; free for children younger than 8.

Soup, Sandwich, Bake and Pastie Sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 19, Pilgrim Congregational Church, 172 Center Ave., Plymouth. Soups, sandwiches, baked goods, Welsh cookies and homemade candy. Eat in or take out. Free parking at West Shawnee and Gardner streets.

Polish Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 19, Holy Cross Polish National Church, 23 Sheridan St., Heights section, Wilkes-Barre. $9 adults; $4 children 12 and younger.

Roast Beef Dinner and Bake Sale, noon-4 p.m. Oct. 20, Little Sisters of the Poor at Holy Family Residence, 2500 Adams Avenue, Scranton, adjacent to Marywood University. Adults, $10 in advance, $12 at the door. $6 children 10 and younger. Call 570-343-4065.

Breakfast Buffet, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 20, The Noxen Volunteer Fire Company, fire hall, 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.


Take-Out Pasta Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Oct. 23, Queen of the Apostles Parish, St. Mary’s Church, parish hall, 742 Spring St., Avoca. Penne pasta, meatballs, salad, dressing, a roll and butter and dessert. $10. Call 570-457-3412 or Tara Iovacchini at 570-954-2456. All proceeds support Eagle Scout candidate John Smith’s Boy Scout project for signs to the church.

All-You-Can-Eat Ziti and Meatball Dinner, 3-7 p.m. Oct. 26, Wyoming Masonic Hall Association, Forty Fort United Methodist Church, Wyoming and Yeager avenues. Take outs available. $7. Tickets, 570-287-4129.

Bake Sale, Flea Market, Music and Karaoke, noon-7 p.m. Oct. 26, Larksville Volunteer Fire Company, 490 E. State St. Food, beverages, games and chili cook off.

Apple Dumpling Sale, St. Nicholas Church, 140 Church St., Old Forge. Regular or sugar free. Great gifts. Can be frozen. $4. Send payment to church. Deadline for orders is Nov. 1. Pick-up dates are Nov. 14- 15. For more information call Jennifer at 351-2676.

Ham Dinner, 4-7 p.m. Nov. 2, Alderson United Methodist Church, Pole 108, Lakeside Drive, Harveys Lake. $8 adults; $4 children. Ham, green beans, scalloped potatoes, rolls and butter, pie and beverage.

Homemade Pasta and Sausage Dinner, noon-5 p.m. Nov. 3, Church of St. Maria Goretti, Laflin Road. Includes salad, bread, butter, beverage and dessert. Take outs noon-4 p.m. Containers provided. $10. Tickets at the door. Free for children younger than 5, eat-in only.

All-You-Can-Eat-Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Nov. 3, Marine Corps League, St. Patrick Parish Center, 411 Allegheny St., White Haven. $8. 570-262-2894.

Election Day Lunch and Dinner, 11 a.m. Nov. 5, The Oakdale United Methodist Women, Hunlock Creek Volunteer Fire Hall. Lunch includes homemade soup, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, hot dogs and homemade pies. Take outs available. Also hoagies by The Hunlock Creek Volunteer Fire Company.