Registration and Sign Ups for the Troy Junior Wrestling are being held at the Troy Intermediate School from 5:30-6:30pm , October 21st and November 20th. Boys and Grils K - 6 are elegible to sign up. FMI call 570-250-9337 or 570-297-4557
The Canton & Troy FFA's are holding their annual fruit sales. A link to their order sites are available on the Wiggle web page.
Saint Johns Church in Troy is hosting a "Harvest Supper" on Wednesday October 15th from 4:30-7pm. The meal includes Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy,corn homemade pies & cakes. Take outs are available. Adults $8.00 Children 5 to 10 $5.00 under 5 free. Saint Johns Church is located on Exchange Street in Troy.
The Annual Talent Show Sponsored by the Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will be held on October 15th in the Towanda High School Auditorium at 7pm. For more information call Linda at 570-265-2585.
The Annual Troy Fire Department Craft Show is scheduled for Saturday October 18th at the Troy Fire Department from 10am-3pm. There is no admission charge. Vendors wishing to set up a table can call 570-297-1004
Saint Pauls Church in Overton is having a Family Style Turkey Supper on Saturday October 18th beginning at 4pm.
Foster Care /Adoption Information
Do you have room in your heart and home? Consider adopting or providing temporary foster care to youth in your community. For more information come to this information session or call the Chemung County Department of Social Services at (607) 737-5557.
Horse Tack Auction
A Horse Tack Auction will be held on Saturday October 18th at the 4-H Building at Alparon Park in Troy. Sale begins at 11am, Consignments are welcome, food will be available. FMI....570-673-3925
The Troy Fire Department is having an "All You Can Eat Breakfast" on Sunday October 19th at the Fire Departments Banquet Hall. Adults $7.00 Children 6 thru 12 $4.00, under 5 free. All proceeds will benefit the Fire Department Equipment Fund.
The Auxiliary of the Troy Fire is having a Spaghetti Supper on Wednesday October 26th from 5-7pm. Adulys $7.00, Children $3.50, Pre-Schoolers Free. Benefit the Troy Fire Department.
The Fellowship Bible Church of Troy
Chicken and Biscuit
"The Wells-Jackson Lions Club is sponsoring a chicken-and-biscuits dinner on Friday, October 24, 2014, from 5-7 p.m. at . Millerton Wesleyan Church, 5174 Main Street, Millerton, PA. This dinner is open to the public. The cost of $8.00 and $7.50 for children and seniors includes beverage and dessert. Take-outs are available."
The South Creek Lions Club on Route 14 in Gillett is presenting their 17th Annual "Family Style" Halloween Party on Saturday October 25th from 5:30-8:30pm. Their will be games to play, dances and plenty of food and candy. Families are encourged to have a great time, Costume prizes awarded. The cost is a non-perishable food item to go to the food Pantry. FMI call 570-529-2763\
2014 Canton Civic Club Annual Halloween Parade, Saturday, October 25 at 5:00 p.m.
The theme for the 2014 Canton Civic Club Annual Halloween Parade is “the History of Canton” (relating to the 150th Anniversary of Canton Borough, 60th Anniversary of the War Memorial Pool and 75th Anniversary of Gone with the Wind which featured Harry Davenport). The parade will be held on Saturday, October 25, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Floats will be judged at 4:30 p.m. behind the High School. Costumes and novelties will be judged at 4:30 p.m. at the Church of Christ parking lot at the corner of East Union Street and North Minnequa Avenue. To be included in the judging all entrants must be prompt as the judging will start promptly at 4:30 p.m. For safety, no pets or animals are permitted. . Please call Amy at 570-673-5700 (day) or 570-673-8605 (evening) for information.
The Leraysville Order of the Eastern Star will be holding a Penny Social on Friday October 24th at the Leraysville Community Hall. Doors will open at 6pm There will be door prizes and a bake sale, Food baskets and a 50/50 drawing. Refreshments and complimentary cookies and drink following the social. The public is invited.
The Roseville united methodist women are sponsoring a Ham Supper on Saturday October 25th at the Church on Route 549. Serving from 3-6:30pm everything is homemade. Proceeds will benefit the United Methodist women's mission projects.
The 87th Annual Towanda Halloween Parade will be held Saturday October 25th. This years Parade is themed "The Great Pumpkin" will line up at 6pm and begin at 7pm. Monetary prizes are awarded for first second and third place float categories. High School and other live bands are invited. FMI call Susan Webb 570-265-2222 (there will be no parking on main street during the parade)
An All you can eat breakfast will be held on Sunday October 26th at the Towanda Fire Department on Elm Street from 8-11am. Adults $8.00 Seniors (65plus) $7.00 Ages 4-10 are $4.oo under 3 Free. Take Outs available.
The Troy Halloween parade is Thursday, October 30, 2014 at 6:00 PM. Line is at WR Croman by 5:30. Costume judging will be promptly at 5:15. Parade will go down Canton Street to Elmira Street and end at the parking lot in front of the High School on Taylor Street. Reason for change to the 30th (usually always on the 31st) is the Troy/Canton football game is the 31st in Troy. Also the Burlington/West Burlington parade is the also the 30th, but at 7:30 in Burlington. Both organizers have worked it out and both can be held the same night..
The Annual Thursday before Halloween Parade in Burlington will be held on Thursday October 30th. Line up past the Dandy to the Bridge begins at 7pm, Parade at 7:30.
Praise & Pie
The Sylvania Presbyterian Church is holding a Praise & Pie worship & praise service on Sunday October 26th at the Church beginning at 6:30pm. All are welcome.
THE TIOGA COUNTY HOMELESS INITIATIVE WILL BE HOLDING AT CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 25TH FROM 9AM TILL 3PM AT THE TIOGA COUNTY FAIR GROUNDS IN WHITNEYVILLE. LUNCH WILL BE AVAILABLE. ADMISSION IS $1.00.
Chicken & Bisquit
THERE WILL BE A CHICKEN AND BISCUIT DINNER ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25 FROM 5-7PM AT THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PAINTED POST130 WEST WATER STREET PAINTED POST, NY DINE IN OR TAKE OUTADULTS $8, BIG KIDS $5, LITTLE KIDS FREE!
THERE WILL BE A RABIES AND SHOT CLINIC FOR DOGS, CATS AND HORSES AT ANNETTE'S MANSFIELD AGWAY ON SATURDAY OCT. 25TH FROM 2 - 4PM. PLEASE HAVE CATS IN CARRIERS AND DOGS ON LEASHES. SPONSORED BY ANNETTE'S MANSFIELD AGWAY, DR. KREGER FROM THE WELLSBORO VETERINARY HOSPITAL AND SECOND CHANCE ANIMAL SANCTUARY
A SPAGHETTI DINNER WILL BE HELD AT THE ELKLAND FIREHALL ON PARKHURST STREET ELKLAND ...SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1ST AT NOON...TO HELP RICK WELL’S FAMILY WITH MEDICAL COSTS....RICK FELL FROM SCAFFOLDING IN AUGUST AND HAS BEEN HOSPITALIZED SINCE....THE SPAGHETTI DINNER WILL INCLUDE A CHINESE AUCTION AND CAKE WALK....ITS A TEN DOLLAR DONATION FOR YOUR DINNER...CHILDREN FIVE TO TEN ARE FIVE DOLLARS....LOOKING FOR DONATIONS AND VOLUNTEERS TO HELP...THERE IS A FACEBOOK PAGE....CALLED BENEFIT FOR RICK WELLES WITH MORE INFORMATION
Trunk or Treak Night
The Felowship Bible Church of troy is sponsoring their annual Trunk or Treat night on Thursday October 30th immedietly following the Troy Parade in the parking lot of the First Citizens Community Bank in Troy. The entire family and neighbors are invited for free cocoa, candy and glow in the dark necklaces. FMI call 570-297-4818 or on-line visit www.fbctpa.com
One again this year the Chatam Township Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring Haunted Hayrides October 31st and November 1st. Rides begin each evening at 7:30pm. Donation $5.00 per person. Refreshments will be available. FMI call 814-326-4585.
The South Creek Lions Club on Route 14 in Gillett will be hosting a Roast Beef & Turkey Dinner on Saturday November 8th beginning at 4:30pm. The menu includes squash, 2 other vegetables, stuffing, baked beans & Cole Slaw. Home Baked Bread, pies & Cake along with Juice & Coffee. Doors open at 4:15pm. (find South Creek Lions on Facebook)
Veterans Appreciation Days
Area Veterans are invited to Veterans Appreciation Days at Larry's Sports Center in Galeton PA on Friday and Saturday November 8th and 9th. Free Lunch available. Representatives from DAV will be on hand to assist any veteran with questions. Larry's will present each veteran with an appreciation gift.
New York Penn Firemen.
The next meeting of the New York Penn Firemen's Association will be Thursday November 20th at the Coopers Plains Fire Department located off Route 17 in Coopers Plains New York. The Meeting will begin at 8pm. All interested Fire Departments in New York and Pennsylvania are invited to attend.
Holiday Craft & Vendor Show
The Towanda Fire Department Annual Holiday Craft & Vendor Show will be held on December 6th from 10am-4pm at the Fire Department on Elm Street. Free Admission over 40 crafters and vendors will be on hand. Treats for the kids, food will be available and there will be a Chinese Auction to benefit the Fire Department. The public is invited.
Beginning Sunday January 11th and continuing the second Sunday of February, March & April South Creek Lions on Route 14 in Gillett will present a breakfast for the public. The menu includes scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, toast and sausage gravy along with coffee, orange juice. Cost is $8.00 per meal doors open 7am-10:30am.
The Open Arms Community Church of Bradford is launching an addiction recovery program, starting around the new year. The church is in the process of gathering and training volunteers for the Celebrate Recovery program, that will in turn allow people to be honest, open, encouraged and supported. Open Arms Community Church is at 1289 East Main St. in Bradford Township. For more information, call 814-368-8846 or see www.openarms.tv