Mountain Calendar
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Stairville UMC Auction

Stairville UMC will hold it’s annual auction on October 3, 2015. There will be a craft & variety sale from 9am to 2pm. Auction starts at 1pm. Refreshments and baked goods will be available for purchase. Vendors are wanted for the craft/variety sale, table cost is $10. Stairville UMC is located 2.75 miles from I-81 in Nuangola. Call 570-868-3413 or 570-868-8346 for more information.

Run For Rotary 2015

The Mountain Top Rotary is sponsoring a Run for Rotary 5K Run/ Walk at 9:00 a. m. October 3, 2015. The race will start and finish on Park Drive at the Wright Township Park. The 5K course is a loop all within Wright Township. For runners safety no strollers, pets, bikes or roller blades permitted. Awards will be given for overall male and female first place. Medals will be awarded to male and female runners in five-year age groups. 5K Walk awards will go to the top 5 Male and Female finishers. Registration fee is $30. Registration will be 7:30-8:30 the day of the race. Runners and Walkers can also register at Nicole Cooper nicu82@gmail.comor Melissa McLaughlin Melissa.McLaughlin2@genesishcc.comfor an entry form or more info. The Mountaintop Rotary supports many charities and fun, healthy community events.

South Main Road Closed

South Main Road from Park Road to Albert Road will be closed on Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 8:30 a. m. to 10:30 a. m. for the Rotary’s 5K Run. Access to the Recycling Building will be from Route 309 onto Park Road during those hours.

Troop 60 Pumpkin Fundraiser

Troop 60 Boy Scouts will be holding for their 3rd Annual Pumpkin Fundraiser on October 3rd and 4th after St. Jude’s Masses. The pumpkins will be sold on the lawn.

Vera Bradley/Polish Pottery Bingo

Saint Mary’s Youth Group will hold a Vera Bradley/Polish Pottery Bingo in the social hall on Sunday, October 4. Doors open at noon, games start at 1 p. m. This is an all paper Bingo, $20 -20 games. There will be three “special games” and door prizes. The kitchen will be open. Proceeds from this BINGO will be used for next summer’s parish mission trips.

Slocum Fire Co. Hoagie Sale

Slocum Twp Vol Fire Co will be having another Hoagie Sale on Oct. 11th with pick up at 10am Slocum Fire Hall 1923 Slocum Rd, Wapwallopen, Pa. 18660. 12” American Hoagie for $5.00 Orders can be placed by calling 570-868-6255 by Oct 4th, 2015.

Children’s Fishing Derby

Blytheburn Lake Association is sponsoring a free fishing derby for children 12 and under at the Lake on Sunday, October 4th from 10 am to 1 pm. There is no cost for the event or the food the Association will provide. Contact Felicia at 570-678-5261.

All You Can Eat Breakfast

Marine Corps League Det. 1039 is sponsoring an All You Can Eat Breakfast on October 4 from 8 a. m. to 12 p. m. at Saint Patrick Parish Center, 411Allegheny St., White Haven. The cost is $8. The public is invited.

Diabetes Management Classes

Triangle Pharmacy is now accepting registrations for Diabetes Management classes. Four 2 ½ hour classes will start October 6 and be offered every Tuesday evening in October at 5:30 p. m. A physician’s order is required, but classes are free of charge. Lessons cover the latest techniques including: what to eat, testing, preventing highs/lows, complications, exercise, stress, dining out, sick day care, foot care, and more. Patients are encouraged to attend all four classes. The program is a chance to tune up your diabetes management whether you were diagnosed years ago or just recently with pre-diabetes or diabetes. For more information or to register, call 570-474-6590 or email

Legion Auxiliary Unit 781

Mountain Post American Legion Auxiliary, Unit 781, will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday Oct. 6, 2015 at 7:00 p. m. for the Executive Committee and 7:30 p. m. for the Regular Meeting. All members are urged to attend and new members are always welcome. For further information or to clarify, please call Heather at (570) 762-1474.