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.
Betsy Scanlan, a local Girl Scout in the Mountain Top area, is currently working on a Gold Award project that gives kids in Geisinger Children’s Hospital home-made coloring books. The pages are ready and I am planning on printing them soon. I need the materials to color it with. Donations of crayons or colored pencils would be greatly appreciated. There will be boxes at Kirby Library, St. Paul’s, and Design Works.
Registration for Mt. Top American Legion Fall Baseball will take place at the legion grove Tuesday August 15 from 6:00 pm until 7:30pm. The cost will be $75.00 per player. There are teams for players who just completed their last year of little league through players who will be seniors in high school. For additional information please email firstname.lastname@example.org call 474-2953.
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).
The next meeting of the Mountain Top Social Club is August 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.
Kiwanis of Mountain Top will be presenting a Movie in the Park featuring Secret Life of Pets on Saturday, August 19. The movie and popcorn are free! Other refreshments will be available. The movie will begin at dusk at the Wright Twp. Park Baseball Field. Remember to bring lawn chairs, blankets and bug spray.
The Lady Panthers will be holding an open tryout for their 14u & 16u travel softball teams for the upcoming 2018 season. The tryout will be held Saturday, August 19th for 14u at 1pm, and 16u at 3pm at the Wright Township Park. Contact Jim @ (570)-855-6869 for more information or to reserve your spot.
Crestwood Area Community Education is having an In-Person Registration on Tuesday, August 22 in the Crestwood High School Cafeteria from 6:00-7:30 p. m. Instructors will be available to discuss their classes. Some of the classes are Excel for Beginners, Tango Dancing, Yoga, Numerology, and Genealogy. For more information call 570-578-0170.
The Mountain Top Social Club will meet August 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. A trip is planned August 24th to the Hollywood Casino. Bus leaves Mt. Top at 8:15 and St. Al’s, Wilkes Barre, at 8:45.