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LASAGNA/FISH DINNER, Friday, November 24, 6 – 8 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood.
ROUND & SQUARE DANCE, Friday, November 24, 7 – 10 p.m. at the Elk Lake American Legion. Food available.
HUNTERS’ LUNCH, Monday, November 27, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Franklin Hill Presbyterian Church. Proceeds to benefit the heating fund.
AL-ANON family meeting, Monday, November 27, 7:30 p.m. at the Fr. Jim Nash Parish Center, Montrose. For info call 470–3667 or 222–4240.
WING NIGHT, Tuesday, November 28, 5:30 – 9 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood.
STEAMED CLAMS or steak sandwich night, 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood.
PIZZA NIGHT, Thursday, November 30, 5:30 – 9 p.m. at the Binghamton Elks Lodge, Kirkwood. Eat in or take out.
HAM & SCALLOPED POTATO dinner, Friday, December 1, beginning at 5 p.m. at the Fairdale Methodist Church. Sponsored by local Granges, proceeds to benefit victims of the June flooding.
HARVEST DINNER, Friday, December 1, 5 – 7 p.m. at the American Legion Post 357, Hallstead. Sponsored by the Legion Auxiliary.
ROUND & SQUARE DANCE, Friday, December 1, 7-11 p.m. at the Elk Lake American Legion. Food available.
POMONA GRANGE #7 meeting, Saturday, December 2, 10:30 a.m. at the Union Grange Hall. Installation of officers. Dinner will be served.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR, Friday, December 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Holy Name of Mary Church, Montrose. Crafts, baked goods, fresh wreaths, more. White elephant table, Chinese auction, raffle. Lunch available.
PANCAKE & SAUSAGE Breakfast and Bake Sale, Saturday, December 2, 7 – 11 a.m. at East Ararat United Methodist Church. All you can eat!
CHRISTMAS CANTATA, Sunday, December 3, 3:00 p.m. at Thompson United Methodist Church. An ecumenical choir comprised of members of area churches will perform “Season of Praise.”
CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE with Santa at the Susquehanna County Historical Society, Montrose, Sunday, December 3, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
AL-ANON Family Group meeting, Monday, December 4, 7:30 p.m. at the Fr. Jim Nash Parish Center, Montrose. For info call 470-3667 or 222-4240
Senior Center Menu November 20 – 24
Monday, November 20: homemade meatloaf with gravy, mashed potato, broccoli and cauliflower, wheat bread, graham crackers, fresh orange.
Tuesday, November 21: sweet and sour chicken, long grain brown rice, cooked carrots, wheat bread, cranberry juice, butterscotch pudding.
Wednesday, November 22: pork barbecue, baked beans, cabbage salad, hamburger bun, graham crackers, fruit cocktail.
Thursday, November 23: Centers closed, Thanksgiving holiday.
Friday, November 24: Centers closed, thanksgiving holiday.
Senior Center Menu November 27 – December 1
Monday, November 27: beef stew, biscuit, graham crackers with peanut butter, pineapple.
Tuesday, November 28: goulash, tossed salad, Italian green beans, seeded Italian bread, mandarin oranges.
Wednesday, November 29: breaded cod fish, brown rice, mixed vegetables, honey wheat bread, tropical fruit.
Thursday, November 30: stuffed cabbage roll, egg noodles, California blend vegetables, seeded rye bread, chocolate chip granola bar, fresh apple.
Friday, December 1: Italian marinated chicken breast, macaroni salad, baked beans, whole wheat bread, grape juice, vanilla pudding.
This is the season of praise; this is the season of joy, a time of celebration.
On Sunday, December 3, at 3:00 p.m., “Season of Praise,” a Christmas celebration in song, will be presented by an Ecumenical Choir directed by Brenda Tiffany, accompanied on piano by Marcia Edel, and narrated by Matt Figura.
The choir, comprised of members belonging to area churches of several denominations, join together to give praise and celebrate the season which denotes the birth of Christ. Pastor Lloyd Canfield will open the program with a prayer of thanksgiving.
Everyone is invited to join in giving praise by proclaiming the joy that is ours this season. Immediately following the program, refreshments will be served in the church dining room.
The annual Christmas Department Store will be held at the Montrose United Methodist Church on December 2, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This is the tenth year for this unique event, which previously has had lines form in the parking lot soon after 8:00.
One of the big attractions is the “attic treasures” gift center, which is filled with new and like-new items at very low prices. There one can buy toys, household goods, jewelry, toiletries, Christmas cards, sporting goods, books, games, puzzles, stuffed animals, gift tins, dishes and much more. Included in this reduced price collection are Christmas decorations for the home and tree. More realistically priced are the handmade crafts and foods of many kinds.
Lunch will be available in the downstairs area from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
All are cordially invited to join the fun and do some early shopping. Free gift-wrapping is available if you so desire.
The UMCC Theatre Company of the United Methodist Community Church, Main St., Great Bend invites you to an interactive dinner theater production of Christmas at Uncle Phil’s Diner on December 1 and December 2 at 6:30 p.m. Join others in a trip back to the 50’s for an evening of food, music and fun. If possible, wear that 50’s poodle skirt and leather jacket you kept all these years. Also bring your family and friends, because this will be an evening of fond memories as well as a time to enjoy some classic diner food and an evening of Christmas entertainment unlike anything you’ve ever seen.
Admission to this fun evening is two cans of food per person for the church food pantry, which provides for many in the community each month. Have fun and reach out to others at the same time. However, you must make your reservations as soon as possible, seating is filling fast. Call Nancy Sweazey at 756–2725 for reservations. Deadline for reservations is Monday, November 27.
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