A Farmers Market sponsored by the Mountain Top Rotary is held every Sunday from 9 a. m. to 1 p. m. at the Crestwood High School, Route 309, until October 29, 2017. The market features fresh local vegetables, fruits, herbs, honey, eggs, hot sauces, baked goods, confection treats, a Caribbean food truck and gourmet dog treats for your fur babies. Locally grown, locally made, Locally grown, locally made and locally crafted.
The Nuangola Grove Farmer’s Market is open Saturdays until September 16 from 9:00 a. m. to 1:00 p. m. Fresh produce, food and hand made items are featured. The market is at 5177 Nuangola Road at the site of the Historic Grove Theater.
Mountaintop Area Little League is once again offering its very popular Fall Ball (Baseball & Softball) program, for boys and girls, ages 8 through 11. Age based on 2017 regular season. Season runs late August thru mid October. Registration fee is: $45. Saturday, August 5th, 10 until 11:30 a. m.; and Monday, August 7th, 6 until 7:30 p. m. All sign-ups are at the Alberdeen Complex. Call 570-823-7949 for information or visit our website at: www.mountaintoparealittleleague.com
Dare 2B Aware, a PA Lyme Prevention program will be held at the Marian Sutherland Kirby Library on Wednesday, August 2 at 6:30 pm. The presenter will be Nicole Chinnici MS, Microbiologist Forensic Scientist ESU, Northeast Wildlife DNA Lab. This educational program will discuss tick diseases in PA, personal prevention strategies, avoiding tick habitat, how to remove a tick and more. Visit www.palyme.orgfor more information about ticks and diseases. Registration for this program may be done by visiting the library at 35 Kirby Ave., Mountaintop or by calling 570-474-9313.
GFWC Mountain Top will hold their regular monthly meeting on August 7th at 6:30 pm at the Christ United Methodist Church 175 S. Main Road Mountain Top. Area women ages 18 and older are always welcome to attend and learn more about the club. For information or questions please call Leigh @ 570-902-5362 or Jacquie @ 570-262-3793 or visit us on Facebook @ GFWC Mountain Top.
The Mountain Top Small Business Partners will hold their next meeting on Tuesday, August 8th from 12pm to 1pm The meeting will be held at King’s Ristorante, 49 S Mountain Blvd, Mountaintop. All small business owners/managers are invited to attend. The group will discuss upcoming events and more to benefit both the community and small businesses in Mountain Top. Any questions email firstname.lastname@example.org call 570-956-6836.
The next scheduled meetings of the Mountain Top Social Club are August 8th and 22nd at 1 p. m. at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church on Route 309 in Mountain Top. For general club information, please contact Janeann Lokken at 570-868-6895. For information on bus trips please contact Otto Eime at 570-407-0056. Future trips are as follows: August 17th-Silver Birches, Dinner and Show. (Big Band Festival. Payment of $66 P/P is now due. Bus leaves Mt. Top at 8:15 and St. Al’s, Wilkes Barre at 8:45. August 24th-Hollywood Casino. Bus leaves Mt. Top at 8:15 and St. Al’s, Wilkes Barre, at 8:45. Sept. bus trip to Bloomsburg Fair has been cancelled.
Emmanuel UCC Yard Sale is scheduled August 12th from 8am-1 pm. The yard sale will be held to benefit church missions, tables will be $10/table and to sign up. Interested participants can call the church office at 570-868-5675 to register. Those with items are responsible for bringing and removing their items for sale.
A Back to School Health Fair will be held Thursday, Aug. 17: 4-7 p. m. at the Health Center at Mountain Top, 237 S. Mountain Blvd. (Weis Plaza), Mountain Top. School-age children and their parents are invited to attend. Free health screenings, education, activities and food For more information, call 570-261-5000 (option #5).