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COMMUNITY BLOOD DRIVE, Wednesday, January 26, 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., sponsored by St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. To schedule an appointment, call the American Red Cross, 278–1427.
SPAGHETTI DINNER, Wednesday, January 26, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood. All are welcome.
PIZZA NIGHT, Thursday, January 27, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood. All are welcome.
CALLIGRAPHER’S GUILD of NE PA meeting, Friday, January 28, 7:30 p.m. at Marywood University Visual Arts Center. For info call 287–2485.
DINNER & SALAD BAR, Friday, January 28, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood. All are welcome.
SPAGHETTI & MEATBALL DINNER, Friday, January 28, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Lawsville Grange Hall on Rte. 29. Takeouts available. All are welcome.
SPAGHETTI & MEATBALL SUPPER and bake sale, Saturday, January 29, beginning at 4:30 p.m. at the Thompson United Methodist Church. All are welcome.
PANCAKE SUPPER, Saturday, January 29, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the South Gibson United Methodist Church. All are welcome.
STORIES OF THE CIVIL WAR MONUMENT, Saturday, January 29, 2 p.m. at the Susquehanna County Historical Society & Free Library Association annual meeting at St. Paul’s, Montrose. Free. All are welcome.
PANCAKE SUPPER, Saturday, January 29, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Dimock Community church. Takeouts available. All are welcome.
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE program, “Theatre of Masks and Dreams” presented by Richard Grunn, beginning January 31 at 7 p.m. at the Waverly Community House. For registration info call 586–8191.
CAMPAIGN SCHOOL, February 5, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the University of Scranton, Brennan Hall. All prospective candidates for local offices welcome. For info call the League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County, 941–7431.
PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BREAKFAST, Saturday, February 5, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. at East Ararat United Methodist Church. All are welcome.
FAMILY STYLE BREAKFAST, Saturday, February 5, 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Springville United Methodist Church. All you can eat! All are welcome.
PIZZA & WINGS SALE, Sunday, February 6, noon to 8 p.m. at the Thompson Hose Co. To pre-order call 727–2651. Day-of orders, 727–2431. All are welcome.
PANCAKE BREAKFAST, Sunday, February 6, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Hallstead–Great Bend Rod & Gun Club, Dubois St., Hallstead. All are welcome.
PANCAKE SUPPER, Tuesday, February 8, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at St. Mark’s Church, New Milford. All are welcome.
DONUT SALE. Pickup or local delivery on Tuesday, February 8. Call the American Red Cross at 278–1427 to order.
NE VEGETABLE GROWERS MEETING, Thursday, February 10, starting at 8:45 a.m. at RT’s Restaurant, Clarks Summit. For info or reservations call the Lackawanna County Extension office, 963–6842.
Monday, January 31: pork chop, mashed potatoes, broccoli and cauliflower, ten grain bread, graham cracker with peanut butter, mandarin oranges.
Tuesday, February 1: barbecue chicken breast, home style baked beans, coleslaw, dinner roll, pineapple, granola bar.
Wednesday, February 2: Salisbury steak with gravy and noodles, tossed salad, spinach, seeded rye bread, fresh apple.
Thursday, February 3: sliced ham, cooked peas, sweet potatoes, ten grain bread, graham crackers, apricots.
Friday, February 4: macaroni and cheese, cut green beans, grape juice, honey wheat bread, applesauce.
AARP’s Tax-Aide Program will be providing free tax assistance to low- or moderate-income taxpayers, with special attention to those age 60 and older in the Susquehanna County area. Tax-Aide volunteers are trained in cooperation with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Tax-Aide volunteers will be at the following locations on the days indicated from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Appointments may be made at the sites, or by calling the number listed.
Monday - Wednesday, February 7 - 9: Susquehanna County Office Building, Montrose, 1-800-634-3746.
Monday, February 28: Lawton Senior Center, Lawton, 1-800-763-8925.
Monday - Wednesday, March 7 - 9: Susquehanna County Office Building, Montrose, 1-800-634-3746.
Every Friday in March: Blue Ridge Senior Center, Great Bend, 1-800-763-8925.
Monday - Wednesday, April 4 - 6: Susquehanna County Office building, Montrose, 1-800-634-3746.
USDA Rural Development has announced it has 1% loans for sewer hookups. USDA staff will be available to answer questions or assist with an application on Wednesday, January 26, 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the New Milford Borough Building. (Snow date Tuesday, February 1, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.)
Please bring the deed to your property, written verification of income and estimate of the cost for connection to the sewer system.
For more information, call (570) 836–4157, extension 4.
The Susquehanna County Historical Society & Free Library Association's annual meeting will be held on Saturday, January 29, 2 p.m., in the St. Paul's Episcopal Church Hall (Church St., Montrose). Reports on the Association's activities during 2004 will be presented. After the business portion of the meeting, refreshments will be served, and then the entertainment portion will begin, featuring a program about the newly-restored Civil War Monument on Montrose's Village Green.
Everyone is invited to the annual meeting – there is no charge. Members of the Association are entitled to vote at the meeting and help support library and historical society services across the county. For more information about membership, visit your local library or call 278-1881.
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