Community Events

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Oct
31
Fri
First Stop Treat at Lewisburg Bible Church
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

First Stop Treat at Lewisburg Bible Church, Friday, October 31, 5:30 to 7:30 PM, before heading to downtown Lewisburg Trick or Treating.

Bring the whole family for a free slice of pizza, chips, drink, and a cookie.  Make your own candied apple treat.  Puppet Skits will be performed every half hour.

Lewisburg Bible Church is located approximately 1 mile behind Evangelical Hospital.  From US Rt 15, turn west at the traffic light between the Hospital and McDonalds and stay on Hospital Drive to the church on the left.  All are welcome.

Haunted Hose House in Sunbury
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

“FRIGHT NIGHT” a Haunted Hose House at East End Hose Co on Catawissa Ave Sunbury. Friday October 31st and Saturday November 1st , 6 to 9pm .

Cost $1.00 for more info visit Sunbury hill neighborhood or Sunbury east end on Facebook.

Haunted House Tour in Selinsgrove
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

HAUNTED HOUSE FUNDRAISER AT SHARON LUTHERAN CHURCH BOO! How many people like to be scared on Halloween? Enjoy the thrill and fun of being scared or scaring others for a good cause. The youth at Sharon Lutheran church who are planning to go to Detroit next summer are offering a fundraiser as an alternative to ‘Tricking’ on Halloween. We will have a guided Haunted House Tour and refreshments and craft activities. Bring your friends and family to Sharon on October 31, from 6-10pm and join in the fun of our Haunted House Event.

Call Sharon Lutheran Church office or contact Robin Kunkel at (570) 374-8444 or robinkunkel@gmail.com.

Sharon Lutheran Church
120 South Market Street
Selinsgrove, PA 17870

 

Guys and Dolls At Susquehanna
Oct 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Susquehanna University’s Department of Theatre will present Guys and Dolls Oct. 30–Nov. 1 at 8 p.m., with a matinee performance Nov. 2 at 2:30 p.m., in Degenstein Center Theater.

Guys and Dolls is a romantic comedy based on the book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows. It is a story of rolling the dice and falling in love under the lights of Broadway, following characters such as gamblers Nathan Detroit and Sky Materson, nightclub performer Adelaide, and straight-laced missionary Sarah Brown.

The play ran for 1,200 performances since first opening on Broadway in 1950. The acclaimed play has earned numerous TONY, Drama Desk and Laurence Olivier Awards. Audiences will enjoy classic tunes such as Sit Down, You’re Rockin’ the Boat, I’ve Never Been in Love Before, Luck be a Lady, and many more.

Tickets are $23 for adults and $17 for seniors and non-SU students. They can be purchased by visiting the university box office, located in the Degenstein Center Theater lobby, or calling 570-372-ARTS (2787) Monday through Friday from noon to 5 p.m.

Nov
1
Sat
MACC Fall Festival
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Fall Festival
Saturday, November 1, 2014
8:00am – 3:00pm
at The Middlecreek Area Community Center in Beaver Springs
The Fall Festivall is a free event that is open to the public and will have crafts, vendors and food!

Space is available to sell your product
$20.00 per 10X10 space.
Exhibitors may set up their displays on Saturday, November 1st, between 6:00am and 8:00am.
For more info email: cmedmiston@gmail.com

Free Clothing Giveaway
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am

AGAPE MINISTRY is a new ministry of Mifflinburg United Methodist Church where we hand out free clothing to the Mifflinburg community.

Saturday, NOVEMBER 1st, 2014

At VFW Fairgrounds: 9 AM – 9:45 AM and at Carriage Corner (Back Parking Lot): 10 AM – 10:45 AM

*FREE men’s, women’s, and children’s clothing, shoes, and accessories.
NO forms to fill out, no questions asked.
For more information, visit our website (www.mifflinburgumc.com) or our Facebook page (www.facebook.com/MUMCAgapeMinistry)

Holiday Bazaar
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Annual Holiday Bazaar featuring handmade gift items for all ages, holiday decor and ornaments as well as a Chinese Auction of Theme Baskets, Bake Sale and Food Stand.

At Holy Spirit Evangelical Lutheran Church

Saturday November 1, 2014 9 am to 2 pm

Holy Spirit Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10275 State Route 44, Watsontown, between McEwensville and Turbotville on Route 44H

Line Mountain Football Boosters Annual Holiday Craft Show
Nov 1 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Line Mountain Football Boosters 23rd Annual Holiday Craft Show

Saturday,  November 1, 2014

9am to 2pm

FREE ADMISSION!

At Line Mountain Middle/High School, 187 Line Mountain Road Route 225, Herndon,  Pa

For more info call   570-758-2802

NEW CRAFTERS WELCOME!

Craft Raffle

Food/Refreshments/Bake Sale

Make A Blanket Day
Nov 1 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Make A Blanket Day

Make A Blanket Day for Project Linus will be held November 1, 2014 from 9:30 am- 2 pm.  The group will be making fleece blankets and quilts. There will be plenty of fleece blankets and quilts prepared ready to be knotted so that blanketeers can keep working without waiting. Donations of cookies for mid-morning snack and for dessert at lunch are needed. If you would like to volunteer your services, please call 570-966-3675.

Doggie Costume Party in Northumberland
Nov 1 @ 11:00 am

Howl-o-ween Doggie Costume Party

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Pot Pie Dinner
Nov 1 @ 3:30 pm

Members of Christ’s United Lutheran Church, also known as the “Four Bells Church,” are getting ready to make and serve their renowned pot pie again.  We will be serving three types of pot pie (beef, ham and chicken) on Saturday, November 1, 2014, starting at 3:30 p.m.

Patrons can either eat in or take out.  Meals include applesauce or pickled cabbage, roll, beverage and dessert.

Pot pie quarts are available for take-out.

Christ’s United is located three miles west of Mifflinburg on Route 45.

Worship services start at 9:00 a.m., followed by Sunday School.  All are welcome.  For more information on this and other events, call us at (570) 922-1860, email us at culc@dejazzd.com or visit our website at www.4bellschurch.com.

SHOW GRINS Comedy Fun Night
Nov 1 @ 5:00 pm

SHOW GRINS Comedy Fun Night! Benefits the Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation for awareness, education, and research. Saturday November 1st at the Selinsgrove V.F.W. and the fun starts at 5 pm.  Music by artists Steph Lynn and Michi.

 

Comedy by John Pizzi comedian/ventriloquist/magician, who has been seen on America’s Got Talent, TV and film.  He will also appear in an upcoming movie “Laugh Killer Laugh”.

There will be a chinese auction and door prizes. Information on Sjogren’s Syndrome, Some dancing fun with DJ. Food will be available for purchase.  Ticket donation at the door $12.00, and if under age 12 the donation cost is $1.00 per year of age.

For more info call (570) 259-1158

Halloween Owls Program
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm

The Ned Smith Center for Nature and Art is proud to host Halloween Owls, one of the Center’s most loved annual education programs, on Saturday, November 1, 2014.

Halloween Owls features live owls from Penn State University’s Shaver’s Creek Environmental Learning Center. Experts on night-time raptors will explore the facts and shatter the myths about these beautiful creatures. Certified bird banders from the Center’s Northern Saw-Whet Owl Banding Project will provide owl banding demonstrations and discuss the Center’s effort to gather more information on the tiny birds that migrate through Penn’s Woods on cold fall nights.

Families are invited to a kid-friendly program from 6-7:15 p.m., with a second program geared to adult audiences from 7:30-9 p.m. Both will feature live owls from Shaver’s Creek Environmental Center and owl-banding demonstrations.

This event is part of the Discovery Lecture Series, a series of evening programs designed to educate the public about the natural world and inspire active participation in it.

Admission to the program is $5 per person. Ned Smith Center members can use their membership coupons to receive ½ price admission to the program. Advance tickets are available for purchase in the Center’s gift shop, by phone at 717-692-3699 or on the Center’s website, www.nedsmithcenter.org.

Haunted Hose House in Sunbury
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

“FRIGHT NIGHT” a Haunted Hose House at East End Hose Co on Catawissa Ave Sunbury. Friday October 31st and Saturday November 1st , 6 to 9pm .

Cost $1.00 for more info visit Sunbury hill neighborhood or Sunbury east end on Facebook.

Nov
2
Sun
Turkey Dinner
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

The McClure QRS is having a Turkey Dinner At the Bannerville  Fire Hall.

On November 2nd from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Adults $9.00

Kids 6 to 12 $5.00

Kids under 6 free

Coach and Thirty One Benefit Bingo
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm

Coach and Thirty One Benefit Bingo

At Potts Grove Fire Hall, doors open at 1pm, games start at 2pm

$25 for 20 games of Bingo

Benefits the Kime family for medical expenses

call 570-522-4427

 

Nov
3
Mon
Photo Contest Gallery Reception in Danville
Nov 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

The Susquehanna Greenway Partnership cordially invites you to a Photo Contest Gallery Reception featuring over 50 stunning images from our annual Susquehanna Greenway Photo Contest.

Monday, November 3
5-8pm

At Old Forge Brewing Company: 298 Mill Street, Danville, PA 17821

$15 admission at the door

RSVP requested by Oct 30: Bridget Kane at bkane@susquehannagreenway.org or 570-522-7275

Food for Thought—Cookbook Club
Nov 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Food for Thought—Cookbook Club

Monday, November 3rd at 6pm at Gelnett Library

Do you love browsing through cookbooks and trying new recipes or cooking techniques?  Do you enjoy sampling and sharing new dishes?  Then hang on to your spatula!  The Gelnett Library is happy to introduce “Food for Thought”.  We pick the cookbook, you pick and make a recipe!  This month’s featured cookbook : The Pioneer Woman Cooks: Food from My Frontier.  A copy of the book can be found at the main circulation desk.  Browse through the book and choose a recipe that interests you.  We will mark each recipe with a post-it note so that no recipe is duplicated, then make a copy for you to take home. Make the recipe and bring it in on November 3rd for everyone in the group to sample.

A flyer with more information on this new group is available at the library

Nov
5
Wed
Leadership Susquehanna Valley Presentation
Nov 5 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Leadership Susquehanna Valley Presents LSV Connects: An LSV initiative to inform, educate and enhance collaboration among all organizations that serve our communities.
Address Smoldering Issues Before They Flare: How organizations deal with challenging volunteers and staff
Facilitator: Anne Furman, VP of Human Resources, Furmano Foods
Join us for this facilitated discussion where Best Practice sharing is strongly encouraged. This event also features networking opportunities with members of other like-minded organizations and non-profit groups.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
The Econo Lodge Inn & Suites
3249 North Susquehanna Trail, Shamokin Dam
Registration – $15 per person (make check payable to “LSV”)
Send payment to P.O. Box 10, Shamokin Dam, PA 17876
(Light Lunch Provided)

 

ASHLEY’S VERA BRADLEY BINGO
Nov 5 @ 6:00 pm

ASHLEY’S VERA BRADLEY BINGO: Wednesday, November 5, Selinsgrove Moose

Sponsored by: The John Family Foundation

ALL proceeds benefit the Janet Weis Children’s Hospital/CMN

Early Bird – 5:45 p.m.

Regular Bingo – 6 p.m.

“21” Games of Bingo for $20 (it’s like getting a free game)

3 Specials

Door Prizes

Raffle: 22” Rolling Duffle (Flower Shore) – $220 Value

Food for Sale

Over the past 10 years, Ashley has raised $163,000 for the Children’s Miracle Network. Please mark you calendar and plan to attend–help Ashley raise money for sick children and win great prizes.

For a complete listing of bingo prizes, visit: www.ashleysauctionwebsite.com