Community Choirfest planned at Shickshinny church


First United Methodist Church, Shickshinny, will host the 15th annual Community Choirfest at 6 p.m. June 10. Titled “Raise Your Voices,” the concert will feature sacred and secular music, including selections from the Broadway musical “Les Misérables,” congregational hymns, and more performed by the Shickshinny Area Community Choir and instrumentalists under the direction of Raphael Micca and accompanied by Marilou Hinchcliff. Admission is free and a reception follows the performance. The church is located on the corner of Route 11 and East Butler Street, Shickshinny. For more information, call 570-301-9253 or 570-542-7338 or Shown are members of the Shickshinny Area Community Choir, first row: Sharon Bleiler, Karin Lazarowicz, Kathleen L. McKenzie, Tina Bartkiewicz, Jean Dorshefski, Linda Maczuga. Second row: Deb Kishbaugh, Stephanie Blaisure, Annette Walker, Iris Hontz, Barbara Wolfe, Kaydo Rood. Third row: Dwain Straight, Bob Young, Thomas Swiatek, Rebecca Micca, Renie Sasao, Kathleen Gill, Marilou Hinchcliff.