First Posted: 4/8/2012

MU professor presents workshop

Misericordia University professor James Siberski, M.S., C.M.C., CRmT, assistant professor, coordinator of gerontological education and director of the Geriatric Care Management program, will present the workshop, “The 10 Myths of Aging and What We Can Do About Them,” from 2 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11 at the Healthy Aging Series sponsored by the Masonic Village at Dallas at the Irem Clubhouse, 64 Ridgway Drive, Dallas.

Siberski will examine the myths of aging, as well as look at how people can develop a purpose later on in life and what helps people to age well.

Call 675-1866 to register. The deadline to register is April 10.

Wyoming Co. Chamber plans luncheon

The Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce will hold a luncheon from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11 at Purkey’s Pink Apple.

At the luncheon, business leaders will hear about the investment in the community from Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation.

Members can attend the lunch at no charge while non-members will be charged $10 per person. For reservations, call the Chamber office at 836-7755 or e-mail

Music Box presents ‘All Shook Up’

The Music Box Repertory Company will present the musical comedy, “All Shook Up,” inspired by and featuring the songs of Elvis Presley, April 13-29 at the Music Box Dinner Theatre, 196 Hughes St., Swoyersville.

Call 283-2195 for reservations.

SAL plans dance

Harveys Lake American Legion Post 967 Sons of the American Legion will host an evening of fun, food and dance with Karaoke DJ Tracey Dee Cee from 7 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, April 14 at the post home, 4970 Memorial Hwy., Dallas.

There is no cover charge for this event.

NE Philharmonic plans program

The Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic will present “The Gershwin Symphonic Experience: Here to Stay” at 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre.

Tickets are priced at $28 to $60 for adults and $15 for students and are available by calling the Northeastern Pennsylvania box office at 341-1568 or online at

Bingo planned

50/50 Bingo will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 at the Noxen School, School Street.

Food and beverages will be available and patrons will pay per card. All proceeds benefit the Noxen-Monroe Sportsmen’s Club.

For more information, call 298-2052.

All day bingo set

All day bingo will be held on April 15 at Northmoreland TownshipVolunteer Fire Company in Centermoreland.

Early birds start at 1:30 p.m. Dinner will be served at approximately 4:30 p. m.

For reservations, call Jim or Carol at 333-4906.

Cemetery decorations should be removed

Officers of the Idetown Cemetery Association request that all winter grave decorations be removed by April 15.

Yard waste pickup set

Spring yard waste/bagged leaf pickup will be held from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 16-20 in Kingston Township.

BMT Chamber plans Business Expo

The Back Mountain Chamber of Commerce will conduct a 2012 Business and Community Expo from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18 in the Sandy & Marlene Insalaco Hall on the campus of Misericordia University.

The event is open to the public.

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