In Brief

June 26th, 2015 2:17 am

First Posted: 9/4/2013

OLD FORGE: The Felittese Association of Old Forge is hosting its second annual Race for Our Lady of Constantinople at 9 a.m. on Sunday at the Old Forge High School football field, 301 First Street.

Registration begins at 8 a.m. The 5K race and fun walk will benefit victims of the Boston Marathon bombing, Our Lady of Constantinople Chapel, Prince of Peace Parish and other local charities.

There will also be a 10 a.m. Mass on Sunday to honor Our Lady of Constantinople followed by a procession of the statue ending at Our Lady of Constantinople Chapel at the Felittese fairgrounds, 145 Third Street.

For a race application, or more information, contact [email protected], call 489-0178, or visit Association.

PITTSTON: The public is invited to a social event from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 7 Wood Street.

Muffins, Makeovers and Mimosas will include Merle Norman skin care and cosmetics, Advocare health and wellness products and Cuddle Crafts. There will also be door prizes and raffles. No purchase necessary.

For more information contact Marcia Colleran at [email protected] or 479-9213.

WAVERLY: The Waverly Community House, 1115 N. Abington Road, will hold a community Pledge of Allegiance in honor of the victims of the 9-11 attacks at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the flagpole on the front lawn of the house.