Mountain Calendar
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Fairview Book Fair, Family Night

Fairview Elementary’s “Reading is So Much Fun You’ll Get Goosebumps” Monster Book Fair-Family Night Events December 3rd and 4th from 4-8 pm both evenings will feature free raffles, Silly Monster-Themed games, photo opportunities and tattoos! The community is invited to joins us in the Large Group Room at Fairview Elementary to “Scare Up Some Good Books”, remember books make great holiday gifts for kids and teachers!

Online Party Fundraiser

You’re Invited! Online Party! Fundraiser! Tastefully Simple On-Line Party Benefitting Crestwood Senior Lock-In! You’re invited to a fundraiser party benefitting Crestwood Senior Lock-In! It’s simple and fun! Shop online and let Tastefully Simple help you get ready for the holiday season. Shop for gifts, party fare, and easy meal ideas that you and your family will love, plus your order will be shipped directly to you! Just go to the following link place your order by December 4th.

Tree Lighting Celebration

The Wright Township Recreation Board will be holding the annual Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration on Friday, December 4, 2015 at 7:00pm in front of the municipal building. In addition to lighting the outdoor trees there will be carol singing and a special visit from Santa Clause. Bring your flashlights and come to enjoy the program. Refreshments will be served. Any questions, please contact the Supervisor’s Office at 570-474-9067 weekdays from 8:30am to 4:00pm.

St. Jude’s Breakfast with Santa

St. Jude School students who are participating in the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science competition are sponsoring a Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, December 5 from 9 a. m. until noon in the school cafeteria. Breakfast includes pancakes, eggs, sausage, hash browns, juice, cocoa, and coffee. Tickets are $10 which includes a personalized Christmas ornament. There will also be children’s crafts, holiday music, and a holiday basket raffle. Professional photos with Santa will be $5.00. Advanced reservations are encouraged. For ticket information contact Carlee at 570-466-4833 or St. Jude School at 570-474-5803.

Holiday Quilt Display

The White Haven Area Community Library will host a Holiday Quilt Display on Saturday December 5, at the former DeWitt Homestead, 231 WIlkes Barre Street, White Haven, from 11:00am till 3:00pm. Donations are $5.00 per person 13 years of age or older. Children 12 and under are free. Area crafters and artisans will have hand made items for sale to help with your holiday shopping. Baskets will be raffled. End your visit with a purchase from our bake sale. On display will be unique and colorful family hand made quilts, loaned from families of the area. A quilting demonstration will be hosted by a friend of the library, watch the love of each stitch and learn some tips. The design and characteristics of a quilt tell a story of an important event in life such as marriage, birth, leaving home, or any other significant life milestone.

All You Can Eat Breakfast

All You Can Eat Breakfast, sponsored by Marine Corps League Det. 1039, will be held December 6 at Saint Patrick Parish Center, 411AlleghenySt.,WhiteHaven, from 8amto12pm. Thecostis $ 8. Toys for Tots unwrapped only $ 7. A Bake Sale is schedule for that day.

S. A. L. Post 781 Meeting

The Sons of the American Legion Post 781 will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, December 8th at 6pm. The meeting will be held at the Post Home. For more info call 570-474-2161 or email

Fairview PTA Meeting

The Fairview PTA will be holding it’s monthly meeting on Wednesday December 9 at 6 pm. This change is only for this month due to the Crestwood School board meeting on Thursday December 10.

Wine Glass Painting Class

Get ready for the holidays by painting your own set of wine glasses with Mountain Top Gift Gallery at the Marian Sutherland Kirby Library on Wednesday, December 9 at 6 p. m. Make them for yourself or as a gift for someone else! Glasses, paint, and aprons will be provided. Choose between two designs and paint two glasses for $20 per person. Payment is required with registration. Register for this class at the library located at 35 Kirby Ave., Mountaintop, or call 570-474-9313 with a credit card. Space is limited.