First Posted: 7/28/2014
The Shavertown United Methodist Church will sponsor a “Back to School Bash” from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16 at the church, 163 N. Pioneer Ave., Shavertown.
Children will enjoy games, food, face painting and much more. Each child will receive a free backpack and free school supplies.
The Dorcas Society of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church will host a Quilt Show and Tea from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23 at the church. There will be numerous quilts and other quilted items on display.
For tickets, at $7 each, contact Lois Hardisky at 570-675-1006. Anyone interesting is displaying quilts may contact Cynthia Mahalick at 570-674-5504.
A community yard sale will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 30 at the Huntsville United Methodist Church, 1233 Huntsville Road, Shavertown.
Vendors are wanted for spaces at $10 each. Call 570-477-3748 to reserve a space. There will be lots of furniture, household goods, toys, clothes and baked goods. The kitchen will be open for lunch.
The Clothes Closet at River of Life Fellowship Ministries, 22 Outlet Road, Lehman, will be open to the public from noon to 2 p.m. every Saturday. (The Clothes Closet will not be open on Sept. 6).
A large assortment of clothing for all ages and sizes is available, as well as purses, shoes, jewelry and accessories. Monetary donations for items taken will be accepted, but are not required.