Mountain Calendar

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S. A. L. Post 781 Monthly Meeting

The Sons of the American Legion Post 781 will hold their monthly meeting on Tuesday, March 8th at 6pm. The meeting will be held at the Post Home. For more info call 570-474-2161 or email sal781@

Knights Of Columbus Meeting

The Mountain Top Area Knights of Columbus will hold its monthly business meeting on March 8, 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.

Mountain Top Garden Club

The Mountain Top Garden Club will blossom with a “Welcome Spring” social! On Tuesday, March 8 at 6:30 pm the club will meet to kick off the 2016 gardening season. During this first meeting we will till through each other’s gardening secrets, beginning with the members of the planning committee. Topics will include everything from favorite tools to related hobbies. A seed planting session is planned, local vendors will be reviewed, and refreshments will be served. We will also unveil some of the topics and field trip options for the rest of the year, as well as review active plans for our annual plant sale. The meeting will be held at the Rice Township Municipal Building located near the Nuangola exit of I-81N. New members are always welcome. Yearly membership dues are $20.00. If you have any questions or would like to join, please email us at

Library Easter Egg Fundraiser

The Kirby Library will have Leda’s Home Made Chocolate Easter Eggs for sale. The eggs are still $1.25 each and are available in milk and dark chocolate. Stop in at 35 Kirby Ave., to purchase directly or pick up an order form for Easter delivery. Orders must be in by Tuesday, March 8 and payment is required with the order. Orders will be available for pick up at the library Thursday, March 17 during regular business hours. For information call 570-474-9313.

Rice PTA Meeting

The Rice Elementary PTA will host their monthly meeting on Tuesday March 8th at 6:00 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.

Fairview PTA Meeting

The Fairview Elementary PTA will be having it’s monthly meeting on Thursday, March 10 at 6 pm in the school’s library. All parents/ grandparents/guardians of Fairview Elementary students are encouraged to attend the meeting to learn about upcoming events at the school. Babysitting will be available.

Fried Haddock Dinner

Stairville United Methodist Church, Stairville Road, Mountaintop, will hold fresh fried Haddock Dinner on March 11. Take-outs begin at 4 p. m. Dinner is at 5 p. m. The cost is $10 per person. Menu features fish, baked or French fried potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, dessert and a beverage.