Note: Calendar notices must have phone numbers
Mountain Calendar
Trooper Ree & Eddie EnglerAnnual Memorial Benefit

The Trooper Ree and Eddie Engler Annual Memorial Benefit Motorcycle Ride & Concert is scheduled Saturday, September 9, 2017 at American Legion Post 781, Mountaintop. Ride registration begins at 10 a. m. Rice departs at 11:30 a. m. Concert & Celebration will be from 1 to 8 p. m. $20 donation includes all food, beverages and live entertainment. Children under 12 are free. Check out our Facebook page for more information: @2TprRoyceEReeEngler MemorialPage Come join us for great food, music and fun for all ages.

St. Paul’s Chicken BBQ

St. Paul’s is sponsoring a Chicken BBQ Saturday September 9th from 12 -5 p. m. Help is inside in the kitchen and outside at the grill. Any time you can donate will be greatly appreciated. Donations of Industrial size of corn and green beans, BBQ sauce, and lots of cakes. There will be a sign up sheet in the Narthex. Menu consists of 1/2 chicken, baked potato, corn or green beans, cole slaw and dinner roll. Eat-in or Take out. The cost for Adults is $9.50; Children ages 3-10 $5.00; Children under 3 are free. Get your tickets on Sunday mornings or call the Church office between 8-12 Monday thru Friday 570-474-6616.

Fall Craft & Vendor Fair

Fritzingertown Senior Living Community, 159 S. Old Turnpike Road in Drums, is having a Fall Craft and Vendor Fair on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 10 am to 3 p. m. There will be tricky trays, food and refreshments as well as a Fall mum sale. It’s free to the public. All proceeds will benefit the Hazleton Animal Shelter.

Book Nook Sales

Stock up for your fall reading at St. Martin’s Book Nook sales. Fill a bag with your selections for just $5. The Nook will be open from 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. on the second and fourth Saturdays of September from 4 to 7 p. m. on the second and fourth Wednedays. There are books for children and adults. You are sure to find a book or two for your fall reading. There are close to a thousand books to peruse, something for everyone.

Summer Meat Shoot

On September 10, 2017, the 2nd annual Summer Meat Shoot will be held at the American Legion Mountain Post 781. The event is opens at 12 pm to all members and the public are welcome to attend. For more information please call (570) 678-7105

GFWC Mountain Top Meeting

GFWC Mountain Top will hold their regular monthly meeting on September 11th at 6:30 pm at the Christ United Methodist Church 175 S. Main Road Mountain Top. The activity this month is a Potluck Dinner. 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.

Adult Volleyball League

The Mountain Top Area Adult Volleyball League announces registration and pre-season practice will be held at the Rice Elementary School gymnasium on Monday Sept. 11th, 18th and 25th from 6:30pm to 9:30pm. The season will start on Oct. 2nd, 2017 and conclude on June 4th, 2018. Games will be held on Monday nights from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at Rice Elementary School gymnasium (7:00pm to 10:00pm partial season due to school scheduling conflicts), approximately 28 nights of play. League competition is recreational and open to men and women ages 20 and up. The league is limited to 64 members. Dues for the 2017-2018 season are $30.00 per player, collected at registration. For additional information, please contact John Schwartz -johnjschwartz@usa.netor 570-212-0275.

Mountain Top Garden Club

The Mountain Top Garden Club will meet on Tuesday, September 12th at 6:30 p. m. at the Rice Township municipal building. Bring a perennial in a small pot to exchange with a Garden Club member! We will also be exchanging gardening books or magazines if you have one that you would like to share. The Garden Club meeting is open to the public and new members are always welcome! The membership fee is only $10 for the remainder of the year. If you have any questions or would like to join, please email the Garden Club at