Mountain Calendar

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AARP Driver Safety Class

The Basic 2-part AARP Driver Safety Class will be given at the Kirby Library, 35 Kirby Ave., on Tuesday, Feb. 9 from 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. and Tuesday, Feb. 16, from 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Attendance at both sessions is required if an individual has not previously taken the course, or within the past 3 years. A refresher course will be given on Thursday Feb. 11, from 10 to 2 p. m., also at the Kirby Library. This Course is open only to individuals who have completed either the 2-part Basic Course or Refresher Course within the past 3 years.. The cost is $20 per person, or $15 for an AARP member. A check payable to AARP should be brought to the course, and will be collected by the instructor. Students should bring pens, a driver’s license, a check payable to AARP to the first class, and their AARP membership card, if they belong to the organization. Call Leslie Loomis, the instructor, at 570-885-0572 soon, as the class is limited.

Knights Of Columbus

The Mountain Top Area Knights of Columbus will hold its monthly business meeting on February 9, 2016 at 7:30 p. m. at the St Jude school library. Please note the change of location for the monthly meeting. Grand Knight Brian Craine, requests all members to attend this meeting. For more information call Carl Obaza at 570-474-6038.

Rice PTA Meeting

The Rice Elementary PTA will host their monthly meeting on Tuesday Feburary 9th at 6 p. m. in the school’s library. All parents, grandparents, and guardians are encouraged to attend the meeting to learn about the upcoming events at the school. Babysitting will be available. Any questions please call Kerri Fey 570-479-2739

Little League Baseball, Softball Registration

MtTopAreaLittleLeagueBaseballand Softballwillbeofferingsign ups on the following dates for the 2016 season. Baseball & Softball programs for boys & girls ages 4 thru 18, must turn age 4 prior to August 31, 2016 in order to play. Anyone who lives in the Mt Top Area, or attends school in the Crestwood School District is eligible to play. Thursday, February 11th –5:30–7 p. m. All Sign Ups At: Crestwood High School Cafeteria For additional dates, fees, info call 570-823-7949. Or visit

Winter Book Sale

The MSK Library is also holding a Winter Book Sale through Saturday, February 13. Purchase a bag at the Circulation Desk for $5.00 (tax included) and fill it up with great reads from the sales tables and racks located on the main floor of the library. Items that are purchased individually at regular prices will be taxed at the register. Stock up on great hardcovers and paperbacks including fiction, nonfiction, and children’s books for the cold winter days ahead. There will be a limited selection of DVDs and books on CD. Shop early for the best selection. The sale will be available during regular library hours: Tuesday & Wednesday, 9:00 –8:30, Thursday, Friday, 9:00 –5:00, Saturday, 9:00 –4:00. For more information contact the library at 570-474-9313.