Mountain Calendar

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Designer Purse Bingo

Lady Panthers Softball is sponsoring a a Designer Purse Bingo on Sunday, November 12, 2017 at the Wright Township Fire Hall. Doors open at 11 a. m., games begin at 12 p. m. The event will feature Bingo, food, beverages, basket raffles, and door prizes. All proceeds benefit the Lady Panthers Softball team. Donation is $20.

Welcome Club Meeting

The Mountain Top Welcome Club’s November meeting is on Thursday, November 16th beginning at 12 p. m. The meeting will be held at the Mountain Top Presbyterian Church, 9 Chestnut Street. Chaz Balogh will discuss cyber security and internet safety. This month’s lunch will be provided by Gigi’s Deli for $8 per person. Babysitting is available for free. Please RSVP by Monday, November 13th to Lael Swank at rrswank@msn.comor 570-881-1913.

Christmas Candy Sale

Faith United Methodist Church, 1448 Slocum Road, in Slocum Township Faith will be making Christmas Candy in December including White Chocolate Peppermint Bark, Milk or Dark Chocolate Raisin Clusters, Peanut Clusters, and Mixed Clusters. Cost $10 for 1 pound box. Please call 570-301-8097 by November 17th to order.

American Legion Holiday Painting Party

The American Legion Auxiliary Post 781 is sponsoring a Holiday Wet Your Palate painting party on Saturday, November 18, 4 p. m. at the American Legion post home located at 1550 Henry Drive, Mountaintop. There will be a choice of two paintings, a penguin or a snowman, courtesy of The Art Party Place. Cost is $35, which includes snacks. This is a BYOB event. Raffle baskets will be available. Reservations may be made by signing up at the Legion or you may call Paula at 570-885-2624. This is always a very enjoyable event. Hope to see you there.

Feed A Friend

It is once again time for the Mountain Top Feed A Friend project. Your donations help us provide Thanksgiving dinners for those in need. Food collection boxes and money canisters are located in various locations throughout the Mt Top area. Mountain Top Family Church and St. Jude’s Church are also doing food drives. The Boy Scouts will be collecting food around the Mountain Top area on Saturday November 18th, 2017. Volunteers are needed on Saturday November 18th, 2017 from 9am to 12pm to sort food at St. Paul’s Church and Tuesday November 21st from 9am to 1pm to assist with distribution. Thank you in advance for your generosity. Contact Terry Scott at 570-868-7368 or Tjscott805@gmail.comwith any questions or if you would like to volunteer.

Emmanuel UCC Pork Dinner

Emmanuel United Church of Christ will hold its family style Pork Dinner on Saturday, November 18, 2017, from 3 to 7 p. m. The meal includes roast pork, homemade sauerkraut, corn, mashed potatoes, gravy, homemade applesauce, bread, beverage, and dessert. Take Outs are available. Ticket prices are $11 for adults, $4 for children age 6 to 11; children 5 and under for free; or $11 for a well-portioned take-out. If you would like to reserve tickets for the meal, please call Allen at 868-5120 or the Church Office at 868-5675. Tickets will be available for sale at the door. Emmanuel UCC is located at the end of Alberdeen Road in Dorrance Township, Mountain Top, across from Andy’s Gas Station.