Lifestyle briefs

Trout Unlimited to host annual family banquet

LOGANTON — The Lloyd Wilson Chapter No. 224 of Trout Unlimited will host their annual banquet at 6 p.m. Friday at the Southern Clinton County Sportsmen’s Association Clubhouse. The menu will include a family-style ham and turkey dinner.

Guest speaker, Rich Wykoff, will present on CCC camps in the area.

There also will be door prizes and a raffle. There is a cost, with children’s pricing dependent on age.

For more information or to make a reservation, contact Bill Bailey at 570-748-6120.

Deeds to Seeds auction to be held

WELLSBORO — The fourth annual Deeds to Seeds auction will be held on Friday at His Thousand Hills Camp and Retreat Center, 458 Phippen Road.

A hors d’oeuvre dinner buffet will begin at 6 p.m. with a silent auction. A traditional auction will follow at 6:45 p.m.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 570-724-2366.

Lycoming College to host 5K run/walk

Lycoming College will host a 5K run/walk on Saturday at Brandon Park.

Registration will open at 9 a.m. The race will begin at 10 a.m. with a kids fun race to follow at 11 a.m. with prizes and activities. T-shirts will be available to buy.

There is a cost for the race and proceeds will benefit the Greater Lycoming Habitat for Humanity.

Participants can register online at lycominghabi Same day registration also will be available.

For more information, call 570-322-2515.

West End Library to hold November events

LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold the following events and activities in November:

Adult and teen programs

• West End Readers — 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7. The group will discuss the “Orphan Train” by Christina Baker Kline. Registration required.

• Tweens and teens finger crochet — 1-3 p.m. Nov. 12. Make a warm scarf or cowl without using knitting needles or a crochet hook. Registration required.

• Online shopping safety — 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14. Jeff Seebold, technology training services coordinator, explains ways to be safe while shopping online. Registration required.

• West End Crafters — 1 p.m. Nov. 18. Color, craft, knit, crochet, quilt, sew or learn a new craft. The group is open to all abilities.

Children’s programs

• Discover — 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays. For children up to age 5 with a parent or grandparent. This program has a weekly theme with read-aloud stories, age-appropriate activities and crafts, musical instruments and songs. Adults will be offered a take-home paper with theme-related crafts, rhymes, snacks and suggested “getting ready for kindergarten” activities. Registration required.

• West End Homeschoolers — 1 p.m. Nov. 4. Anyone currently homeschooling or interested in gaining more information on getting started are invited to join this group to share ideas and materials. Participants are encouraged to attend as their schedules permit. Bring the kids along to read a book, use the library or meet with friends.

• Storytime with the Story Lady — 6-7 p.m. Nov. 17. For children ages 18 months to 5 years old and their parents for an evening story time. There will be time for children to play with the various activities available at the library. Registration required.

For more information or to register, call 570-922-4773 or visit the library.