Luzerne County Beekeepers will begin the beekeeping year with the January meeting to be on Thursday Jan 18, 2018 at 6:30pm at the Rice Township Municipal Building, 3000 Church Rd, Mountaintop, PA. Two videos on honeybee biology from Dr. Larry Connor will be shown as well as time for discussion. New beekeepers, seasoned beekeepers and those who are interested in beekeeping are welcome to attend, everyone is welcome. For more information call 570-417-3262 or email hkeiner@pa. metrocast.net.
The Mountain Top COG compost site in the Crestwood Industrial Park will be open from 10 a. m. to 2 p. m. Saturday, Jan. 20 for disposal of Christmas trees. All decorations must be removed from the trees, including lights, garland and tinsel. Only real trees will be accepted.
MFC will host a one day Lego Robotics Camp on Saturday, January 20th from 9am-noon for students in grades 3-6. This day camp is limited to 18 students and registration will be accepted upon receipt of the registration form and $10 registration fee. Please contact the church office for a registration form. Contact the church office at 570-474-0900 or firstname.lastname@example.org a registration form.
A Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner Saturday, January 20th St. Martin In The Fields ( the little stone church on the corner of Church and Nunagola roads)will hold at 4:00 pm. This is a great feast of roasted fresh pork loin, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, gravy and applesauce. Our famous Welsh cookies will be for sale. The dinner is $10. Direct any questions to Joan at 570-474 -5587.
MFC will host a girls painting party for girls 9 and up on Saturday, January 20th from 10:30am-noon. The cost of $15 covers supplies, instructor guidance and a snack. Seating is limited to 16 and seat is secured upon receipt of payment. Please contact the church for more information.
Mountaintop American Legion Auxiliary, Post 781, is conducting a ‘Crock Pot Soup Fest’, Sunday, January 21, 2018 between 1 and 4 p. m. at the Post home 1550 Henry Drrive, Mountaintop. Ten tickets will be issued for a $5 donation. This enables you to sample the soups available. Bread, crackers and deserts will also be included. Proceeds benefit the Auxiliary. For more information call Dawn at 570-371-7540.
The Mountain Top Historical Society will be meeting at 7pm on January 22, 2018 at Cavanaugh’s Grille, 163 N. Main St., Mountain Top. Anyone interested in the area’s history is more than welcome to join us.
Crestwood High School Senior Lock-In only meeting will be held on Monday, January 22, 2018 at 6pm at the High School. Parents of juniors and seniors are invited to attend!
MtTopAreaLittleLeagueBaseballand Softballwillbeoffering sign ups on the following dates for the 2018 season. Baseball & Softball programs for boys & girls ages 4 thru 16, must turn age 4 by August 31, 2018 in order to play. Programs included: T Ball, Coach Pitch, Girls Soft Ball & Boys Baseball. Coaches & Managers can also register at any registration date. Monday, January 22nd-5:30 until 7:30 p. m.; Saturday, January 27th-10 a. m. until 12:30 p. m.; Monday, February 5th-5:30 until 7:30 p. m.; Tuesday, February 13th-5:30 until 7:30 p. m.; and Tuesday, February 20th -5:30 p. m. until 8 p. m.(Final) All Sign Ups are at Crestwood High School Cafeteria. There is a $20 late fee after the final registration date. For additional information or to register by mail call 570-823-7949. Or visit our website at www.mountaintoparealittleleague.com