Community Bulletin Board
Roast Beef & Turkey Dinner
The South Creek Lions Club will be having a Roast beef and Turkey Dinner on Saturday April 12th at the Lions Hall Route 14 in Gillett. Dinner begins at 4:30pm. The Menu includes Potatoes, Vegetables, Baked Beans, Home Baked Bread & Pies. Cost is $9.00 per person. Open to the public.
Wyalusing Library will be hosting Bingo at the Wyalusing American Legion Post #534 on March 22 from 1-4pm. All ages are welcome to come and join us. .25/ card. The winner will split the take 50/50 with the library. All proceeds benefit the Wyalusing Public Library.
There is a pancake supper held the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Vets Club in Troy from 5-7pm. Sponsored by the Ladies Auxillary. This event is open to the public. FMI 570-297-3122.
The Troy Vets Club has fish fry dinners each Friday Evening beginning at 5pm Open to the public. FMI call 570-297-3122
MU to host Communit Financial Aid Night
Mansfield University will host a Community Financial Aid Night on Tuesday, April 1 and Wednesday, April 16, 4-7 p.m. in Elliott Hall, Room 108. The sessions are free and open to any student attending, or planning to attend, any college or university. For more information, go to esd.mansfield.edu/community-financial-aid-night.
Area Agency on Aging
B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging is lloking for drivers to deliver meals to the shut-ins. Volunteers are needed in Bradford County - Sayre and Wyalusing areas - to help deliver meals for older persons. Just a few hours a week can make a huge difference to someone in need of meals. Mileage reimbursement is available. For additional information call 1-800-982-4346 (toll-free).
A night of Jimi Hendrix – most likely as you’ve never heard it before! That’s what audience members can expect when the Jazz chamber group, Turtle Island Quartet, performs in the Guthrie Performing Arts Center at the Sayre Theatre on Friday, March 28, at 7:30pm. Tickets for the Turtle Island Quartet performance are $26 for adults; $24 for students and seniors and are available online at www.bcrac.org or by calling BCRAC at 570-268-ARTS (2787). Groups of 20 or more receive a 10% discount; please contact the BCRAC Office at 570-268-ARTS (2787). A Student Rush Discount (50% off, day-of-show) is available with a valid student ID. The Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC) is an arts service organization committed to supporting arts and culture throughout the region. For more information, visit BCRAC online at www.bcrac.org orwww.facebook.com/BCRAC
Common Time Choral Group invites you to "Visit Broadway" a free concert on Saturday March 29th. Pre-Show at 7pm with David Peckham on the refurbished Clemens Center Organ. Common Time takes the stage at 7:30. This Show will be in the Clemens Center's Powers Theatre. FMI call 607-734-6821.
The Valley Social Dance for April will be on the 4th from 7-11pm at the VFW Post on Lockhart Street in Sayre. Music provided. Refreshments available. FMI call 570-888-0415.
Spaghetti & All That Jazz Dinner:
Saturday, April 5 from 5-7pm at the Northeast Bradford High School Cafeteria. Come enjoy a delicious spaghetti dinner with musical entertainment featuring the NEB Jazz Band & Show Choir. Donations will be accepted at the door, all proceeds benefit the Northeast Bradford Music Department.
The Litchfield Fire Company will be holding a Square Dance on Saturday April 5th from 7-11pm.
The Athens Rotary is having a Breakfast to Benefit the youth exchanage program on Sunday April 6th at the Sayre VFW located on Lockhart Street. The menu includes Bacon • Sausage • Eggs • Homefries • Pancakes • Toast • Coffee & Juice. Adults $6 Children (under 12 years of age) $3 Preschool FREE
Tickets available from any Athens Rotary Member or at the Morning Times, Reagan Jewelers or Nancy Smith Insurance.
Ham & Dandelion Dinner Tuesday - April 8th 4-7 PM Catawissa American Legion Post 541 5 Legion Road, Catawissa PA $8 Adults, Children 12 & Under - $4 (Ham, Dandelion (or Lettuce/Endive), Famous Bacon Dressing, Red Potatoes, Roll & Desserts) Take-Out's Available - Open to the Public. FMI Call
USED BOOK SALE
A Used Book Sale is scheduled for Saturday, April 12th, from 10am until 2pm at the Towanda Public Library located on 104 Main Street. Hardbacks $1.00, Softbacks $0.50. The sale benefits the Towanda Public Library.
Easter Egg Hunt
Wells Township will be hosting a Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday April 12th 11am-1pm. The event is free and open to the public. Easter Egg Hunt for all ages, Decorate your own bag for collecting eggs, Coloring for the kids, Games and Prizes, Goodies for all to enjoy. The event is being held at the Township Building.
Chicken Bar B Que
The Sylvania Lions Club will be holding their first BBQ of the season on April 12th. BBQ's will be available around 10am untill all are gone at the Dollar General Store and at the former Calkins Building in Troy.
US Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors set to perform in Troy
The internationally acclaimed U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors of Washington, D.C., will continue its long history of presenting free public performances when it appears at the Troy Jr./Sr. High School Memorial Auditorium onSunday, April 13, at 3:00pm. The Jazz Ambassadors’ concert in Troy is sponsored by the Bradford County Regional Arts Council. Admission to the concert is free, but those with tickets will be seated first. Free tickets can be picked up at Chemung Canal Trust Company Troy Branch, First Citizens Community Bank Troy Branch, MC Insurance in Troy, the Rialto Theatre, and the Canton Independent Sentinel. For more information, contact BCRAC at 570-268-ARTS (2787) or firstname.lastname@example.org. The Bradford County Regional Arts Council (BCRAC) is an arts service organization committed to supporting arts and culture throughout the region. For more information, visit BCRAC online at www.bcrac.org orwww.facebook.com/BCRAC.
The Litchfield Fire Department holds a Breakfast the 2nd Sunday of each month from 7-10am. Open to the public. Benefits the Fire Department.
The annual Meat Show is schedued for Saturday April 12th from 5 thru 10pm at the South Creek Fire Department in Fassett just of Route 14. Tickets available in advance for a donation of $2.00 $5.00 at the door. Refreshment and prizes available. Proceeds benefit the Fire Department.
Pre-K and EOP/Head Start registration for Elmira district residents
Registration dates are set for the 2014-15 Pre-Kindergarten and EOP/Head Start programs in the Elmira City School District. Three types of Pre-K are offered: a full day district Pre-K program, a full day community partner Pre-K program, and a half day community partner Pre-K program. All programs are offered Mondaythrough Friday beginning September 2014, following the school calendar. The program is open to district children who will be 4 years old by December 1, 2014. There is no fee for participation. For a registration packet, visit www.elmiracityschools.com/prek.cfm. For more information about Pre-K, call 735-3040. For more information about EOP/Head Start, call 734-6208.
The Next Meeting of the New York Penn Fireman's Association will be held on Thursday April 17th at 8pm at the Elmira Heights Fire Department located on 13th Street in Elmira Heights. All member departments are invited to send a representative to the meeting. Refreshments will be served after the meeting.
Benefit for Dakota has been diagnosed with a cancer P Net.( primitive neuroectodermal tumor). Friends of Dakota are holding chicken and biscuit or Ziti dinner at the Ridgebury Firehall on April 27th beginning at 11:00 til------. There will be 50/50 raffle, and Chinese auction. Donations : $5.00 per person / children under 11 free Dakota is a 10 year old 5th grade student at S.R.U. Any questions contact: email@example.com
Craft Show & Bake Sale
The South Waverly Craft Show and Bake Sale will be held Saturday April 26th from 9:30-3:30pm. Vendor Space with Chairs are available. Call 607-426-1879 or 570-888-4610. Proceeds will benefit the South Waverly Reunion.
Fellowship Bible Church
Love and Respect Video Marriage Conference @ Fellowship Bible Church, Troy PA May 3, 2014 9:00am-5:30pm For more information contact the church at: 570-297-4818 or www.loveandrespect.com
Vintage soda sales benefit Sayre Theatre Anniversary
Four vintage soda flavors in bottles featuring a Sayre Theatre label will soon be available for purchase at the Sayre Theatre as part of the Theatre’s Centennial Celebrations. Flavors will include Orange, Black Cherry, Root Beer, and Raspberry Lime Rickey. All proceeds from the soda sales benefit the Sayre Theatre’s Centennial Celebrations – a yearlong series of events leading up to a final celebration event on December 31, 2014. The Celebration activities are sponsored, in part by the Sayre American Legion and the Sayre VFW. For more information, visit BCRAC online at www.bcrac.org or www.facebook.com/BCRAC.
HAVEN (HELPING ABUSE AND VIOLENCE END NOW) IS THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT CRISIS CENTER FOR TIOGA COUNTY. THEY ARE NON-PROFIT AND ALL SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL. THEY OFFER ADVOCACY AND REFERRALS, LEGAL SERVICES, MEDICAL AND LEGAL ACCOMPANIMENT, AN EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS AND THEIR CHILDREN, A 24-HOUR LIVE-ANSWERED HOTLINE (1-800-550-0447) AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMS. PLEASE CALL THEIR OFFICE AT 570-724-3549 TO SPEAK WITH A STAFF MEMBER OR SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT.
Line Dancing for fun and Fitness is held from 7-9pm each Friday at 3937 Old Plant Road in Towanda. Everyone is welcome. No partner is needed. FMI Call 570265-5380
Chemung County Soil & Water Conservation District
& Highway Association will sponsor a
"Tire Collection Day"
WHEN: Saturday May 10th, 2014-time slots between 8 am and 11
You must register # of tires @ 739-2009 or 739-4392 by Monday May 5th, 2014, FOR A TIME TO BRING TIRES IN. Location will be given at that time.
COST: $2.00 per tire-with or without rims
No Tractor or Dump Truck Tires!
The tires must be free of debris and mud and only car and pickup truck tires are allowed!
There is a limit of 50 tires per resident and is for Chemung County residents only!
No businesses allowed!!!
The annual Mutt Strut to benefit Animal Care Sanctuary will be held on May 17th from 11am until 3pm at Riverfront Park in Sayre. For more information and to register call 570-596-2200 or visit www.animalcaresanctuary.com
Red Cross Schedules Blood Drives in March
The American Red Cross Blood Services, Northeast Pennsylvania Region will hold several open to the public blood drives during the month of March in Sullivan, Wyoming, and Bradford Counties. Every two seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood. Don’t wait to donate. Each unit of donated blood may help save up to three lives. To make an appointment to donate blood please call 1-800-RED CROSS or log onto redcrossblood.org.
Monday, March 24, 2014 American Legion Post 534
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 89 Bowling Alley Road, Wyalusing
Friday, March 28, 2014 Delaware Youth Center
1:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 8 Creamery Road, Callicoon
Friday, March 28, 2014 Liberty Masonic Lodge
12:45p.m. – 6:30 p.m. 20 Eagle Drive, Liberty
Monday, March 31, 2014 Chemung View Apartments
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. 222 Chestnut Street, Athens
Monday, March 31, 2014 Factoryville Fire Hall
1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. College Avenue, Factoryville
Individuals who are 17 years of age (16 with parental permission in PA), meet weight and height requirements (110 pounds or more, depending on their height) and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. Please bring your Red Cross blood donor card or other form of positive ID when you come to donate.