First Posted: 3/20/2014



The Social Justice Committee of St. Therese’s Parish Community in Shavertown will present a program on elder law as part of their Coffee and Conversation series at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 3 in Fr. Sammons Hall located in the basement of the church.

The program is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Terri Besecker, St. Therese’s Parish Community, at 570-696-1144.



The Orange United Methodist Church in Dallas is sponsoring a bus trip on May 10 to Sight & Sound to see “Moses.”

The bus will leave the church at 9 a.m. The group will shop at Tanger Outlets in Lancaster before having dinner at 4 p.m. at Good N Plenty. The show starts at 6:30 p.m. and the bus will return home immediately after.

Tickets include bus, dinner and the show and are priced at $113 for adults, $78 for teens and $58 for children. A 450 deposit is due upon reservation with payment in full due by April 5.



The Huntsville United Methodist Church, 1223 Huntsville oad, Shavertown is having a Community Yard Sale from 8 a.m to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26 and vendors are needed. Space is $10 each. Call to reserve a spot at 570-477-3748. The kitchen will also be open.

To reserve a seat, call Jenn at 570-855-9693.



A Fisherman’s Breakfast will be held from 6:30 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 12 at Alderson UM Church, Harveys Lake.

Breakfast includes scrambled eggs, sasusage, all-you-can-eat pancakes and a beverage. Cost is $6 for adults and $3 for children 12 years of age and under.

For more information, call 570-639-5401.


Back Mountain Harvest Assembly will hold a free Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 12 in the Rock Rec Center, Carverton Road. Registration and games begin at 9 a.m. The hunt begin at 10 a.m.

Special tickets will be placed within a variety of eggs for special prizes. Children ages 3-12 are invited to the hunt but there will be something for younger ones, as well.


Fellowship Church’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 12 at the church, 45 Hildebrandt Road, Dallas.

In addition to the egg hunt, there will be games, crafts, contests and raffles.

For more information, call 570-675-6426.


A rummage sale will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aprifl 12 at the Shavertown Unied Methodist Church, 163 N. Pioneer Ave., Shavertown.

Refreshments and baked goods will be available for purchase. Items for sale include infant and children’s toys and books, home decorations, seasonal items, housewars, electronics, books, sporting goods, jewelry, accessories, clothing and more.

For more information, call 570-675-3616.


A free Christian concert, featuring Jaime Jorge, a world-class violinist, will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 27 at the Back Mountain Harvest Assmelby, 340 Carverton Road, Trucksville. The concert will feature music ranging from favorite hymns to contemporary praise songs.

The concert is designed for people of all ages and denominations. Seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, call 570-696-1128.

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