Mountain Calendar
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Winter Coat Drive

The Crestwood High School Key Club and the Wascavage Family are collecting winter coats, hats, gloves, scarves and mittens for those in need. All sizes for children and adult are needed. Please drop off new and gently used winter items in the collection boxes located in the Crestwood H. S. lobby, the Mountaintop Eagle office at 85. S. Main Road, and the NEPA Boy Scouts of America office on Montage Mountain Road. Donations will be accepted now up to December 23. Items will be taken to the St. Vincent DePaul Soup Kitchen clothes room and shelter locations throughout Northeastern and Central PA. Call Patti at 570-474-2279 or email pgmk907@gmail.comwith any questions.

Remove Basketball Hoops

Residents are reminded to remove all basketball hoops from the roadways now that winter is here. Also a reminder that vehicles are not allowed to be parked on the streets during a snow event, and will be towed if they are in the way of the snow plows during removal.

Beauty And The Beast

Theatre at the Grove presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast on December 20, 16, and 17 at 8 p. m.; December 18 at 3 p. m.; December 17 at 1 p. m.; and December 15 at 7 p. m. Tickets for Disney’s Beauty and the Beast are $20 for adults and $15 for students. Group rates are available. To purchase ticket call the box office at 570-868-8212. More information can be found at

Knights of Columbus

The Mountain Top Area Knights of Columbus will hold its monthly business meeting on December 13, 2016 at 7:30 p. m. at the St Jude school library. Grand Knight Brian Craine, requests all members to attend this meeting. For more information call Carl Obaza at 570-474-6038.

Cookie Walk

The first annual Cookie Walk at St. Jude Parish will be held on Saturday, December 17th from 10:00 a. m. until 2:00 p. m in the cafeteria of St. Jude School. The cost is $8 for a medium container. There will be many different varieties of homemade cookies baked by parishioners and friends of St. Jude Church and thousands of cookies to be sold.

Free Holiday Gift Wrapping

Bring your unwrapped presents to the Crestwood High School Cafeteria Sunday, December 18, 2016 from 3pm-7pm. Let the Crestwood Class of 2017 elves do the wrapping for you. Just drop off or wait. No need to schedule. Wrapping is free. Donations are gladly accepted and greatly appreciated. All donations will go to the Class of 2017 Senior lock-in.

Fairview Twp. Zoning Hours

John Doddo, Fairview Township zoning officer, announces he will have Tuesday evening hours by appointment only during the winter months, effective January, 2017. His regular day hours will remain the same, but anyone wishing to see the zoning officer on Tuesday evenings can call John at 570-233-6156.

Crestwood Baseball Boosters

Crestwood Baseball Booster Club will hold its next meeting on January 4, 2017 at 6pm in the lower level of Kings Pizza. Please join us at the meeting to help organize events for the upcoming baseball season.

Mt. Post S. A. L. Meetings

Mt. Post 781 S. A. L., 1550 Henry Drive in Mountaintop, announces all regular meetings are held at the Post Home the 2nd Tuesday starting at 6pm. Fore more information contact 570-474-2161 or following meetings are scheduled in 2017: Jan. 10, Feb. 14, Mar. 14, Apr 11, May 7—Sunday Chicken Dinner; May 9, June 13, July 11, Aug. 6— Sunday Car Show; Aug. 8, Sept. 12, Oct, 10, Nov. 14, and Dec. 12.

Mountaintop Social Club

The Mountaintop Social Club will conduct its next scheduled meeting at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church on Route 309 in Mountaintop at 1 p. m. on Tuesday, January 24th. All meetings following will be held on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month at St Paul’s Church. For any general club information, please contact Janeann Lokken @ 570-868-6895.