Lifestyle briefs

VARIOUS TIMES

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, is holding a Mr. Sticky’s Fundraiser until Nov. 7. Payment is due at time of ordering and all checks should be made payable to West End Library. The orders may be picked up at the library on Monday, November 20th after 4:00 pm. Proceeds from this fundraiser benefit the library’s children’s programs and books.

The library also is holding a Pumpkin Craft during regular business hours throughout October.

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

TODAY

• MIFFLINBURG — The Susquehanna Valley Spinners and Weavers Guild will hold their monthly meeting at 1:30 p.m. at the Masonic Lodge, 361 Chestnut St. Social time begins at 1:30 p.m. and the meeting is at 2 p.m. The meeting is a “Spin In” and Sheryl McGettigan will share techniques of fiber preparations she learned at MAFA this year. Attendees should bring spinning wheels, fiber tools and fibers for spinning. Fibers also will be available to buy.

For more information, call Julie Richie at 570-568-5852 or Joyce Carnall at 570-541-5619.

MONDAY

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will host knitting at 10:30 a.m. This program is for knitters of all skill levels.

The library also will hold Spanish language classes with Linda Kander from 7-8 p.m. and Bento Box Lunches from 5:30-7 p.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.

• MIFFLINBURG — The Herr Memorial Library, 500 Market St., will hold Teen Advisory Board Meeting from 4-5:30 p.m. For teens in grades six through 12th.

The library also will hold Game Up Game Night from 6-7:30 p.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-966-0831 or visit the library.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Full Circle Future Harvest at 6 p.m. Join our community of people dedicated to improving their health through learning to save heirloom/organic seeds from one season to the next and practicing organic gardening.

For more information, call 570-546-5014 or visit the library.

• Plant-Based Living will hold a meeting at 6 p.m. at PMF Industries Lunchroom/Kitchen, 2601 Reach Road, rear. Attendees should watch for VEGAN signs. This is a potluck dinner. Trisha Rockwell will give a presentation on the art of cooking without the use of oil and salt.

For more information, email lmanley1418@comcast.net.

TUESDAY

• WELLSBORO — Cheryl Hein Walters will present “Harp Stories” at the free Golden Afternoons program at 1 p.m. in the lobby of the Deane Center for the Performing Arts, 104 Main St. This one-hour program is for people ages 55 and older. Fruit, veggies, coffee, tea and cookies will be provided.

There will be music as she reads proems by local authors, Judith Sornberger and Lilace Guignard.

For more information, call the Deane Center at 570-724-6220.

• LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Christian Women’s Club will hold brunch at 9 a.m. at Country Cupboard Restaurant, Route 15. The program will feature Susan Yale showing a variety of her handmade greeting cards. The guest speaker will be Carol Weiman from Auburn, New York, sharing “Life Ain’t Easy but God Loves Me.” There is a cost and reservations are required.

For more information or to make reservations, call Peggy at 570-743-2054 or email CWCbrunch2@yahoo.com.

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold Fire Prevention Week from 10:30-11:30 a.m. The firefighters from the West End Fire Company are visiting the Hartley Township Recreation Center to do a program for Fire Prevention Month. Learn how to practice fire safety in your homes and what to do in case of a fire. Also see some of the equipment they use to put out a fire. Homeschoolers, preschoolers and their parents are welcome to attend.

The library also will hold Discover at 10:30 a.m. This program is for children up to age 5 and a parent or grandparent.

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

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will host Mah Jongg at 1 p.m.

A group for those familiar with the American version of the ancient Chinese tile game who gather to socialize and play.

The library also will hold Girls Who Code Club from 4-6 p.m. Attendees should bring a laptop, if possible.

The library will hold Toddler Discover at 9:30 a.m. and Preschool Discover at 10 a.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Crazy 8s Club for grades kindergarten through second at 3:30 p.m. This week is Flying Marshmallows. Practice math skills through games and activities that make learning fun in this STEAM program. Registration is required.

For more information or to register, call 570-546-5014 or visit the library.

• MILL HALL — The Clinton County Genealogy Society will meet at 7 p.m. at the LDS Church, Route 64. Ian Loewen, environmental education specialist, will present a program about early settlers on Kettle Creek including the family of Simeon Pfoutz, his father and grandfather, the Isaac Summerson family and Dorcie Calhoun and his finding of Natural Gas in the Kettle Creek Valley.

WEDNESDAY

• MIFFLINBURG — The Herr Memorial Library, 500 Market St., will hold Baby Discover at 10 a.m. This for babies from birth to 18 months.

The library also will hold Preschool Discover at 10:45 a.m. for children ages 3 to 5. and Special Stitches knitting group at 10 a.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-966-0831 or visit the library.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Preschool Storytime: Spy Training for ages 3-5 at 10 a.m. Join Miss Monica for stories, educational games and activities designed to prepare your child kindergarten. Registration is required.

For more information or to register, call 570-546-5014 or visit the library.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd, will hold a job search workshop with CareerLink from 1-2 p.m.

The library also will hold Make It & Run Makerspace Table: Autumn Leaf Candle Jar from 3-4:30 p.m.

Attendees who order from Panera Bread online and enter promotion code “FUND” from 4-8 p.m. to have a portion of your bill donated to the library.

The library also will hold Fire Safety from 10 a.m. to noon.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-117 or visit the library.

THURSDAY

• MIFFLINBURG — The Herr Memorial Library, 500 Market St., will hold Toddler Discover at 10 a.m. This is for children ages 18 months to 3 years old and their parents or caregiver.

The library also will hold Preschool Discover at 10:45 a.m. for children ages 3 to 5. and Thursday’s Threads cross-stitch class at 10 a.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-966-0831 or visit the library.

• The Lycoming County Historical Society will present a history of lumbering at their next Coffee Hour at 10 a.m. in the Community Room of the Thomas T. Taber Museum, 858 W. Fourth St. This is a continuation of their 2017 Lecture Series. Guest speaker Charles “Chuck” Luppert,” president of the board of governors of the Historical Society, will speak on “Williamsport’s Historic Lumber Era.” Light refreshments will be provided.

For more information, visit www.tabermuseum.org or call 570-326-3326.

• The Montoursville Garden club to hold presentation by gourd artist Reagan Bitler at 1 p.m. at Montoursville Presbyterian Church, 900 Elm St. Reagan’s pieces often feature the use of dark pyrography lines, cut outs and the incorporation of unique embellishment materials in his gourd art.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Crazy 8’s Club for grades 3-5 at 3:30 p.m. This week is Flying Marshmallows. Practice math skills through games and activities that make learning fun in this STEAM program. Registration is required.

For more information or to register, call 570-546-5014 or visit the library.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County will hold Books on Tap, a new book discussion group, from 7-9 p.m. at Brasserie Louis, 101 Market St. The October theme is horror.

The library also will hold New to Medicare from 9:30 a.m. to noon. For more information and to register, visit the Union-Snyder Agency on Aging website at www.usaaa17.org or call 570 524-2100.

The library also will hold Lego Night from 6:30-7:30 p.m. and Zen Meditation at 10 a.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.

FRIDAY

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hood energetic self-care classes from 10-11 a.m. Nancy Giuntini, owner and founder of Lewisburg Reiki Practice, Reiki Master Teacher in Energy Moods, teaches and practices varying techniques from the Asian healing tradition, specifically designed to be part of a daily self-care discipline. Class time includes a lecture on theory, demonstration and practice of the technique, hands-on Reiki touch and a closing quiet time to fully incorporate treatment benefits gained in class. Handout graphics are included each time for student use at home. Registration is required and additional classes will be held Oct. 20, 27, Nov. 3 and 10. There is a cost.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-117 or visit the library

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Toddler Tales: The Letter G for ages 1-3 at 10 a.m. Join Miss Monica for stories, songs and games all designed with your active toddler in mind. Siblings also are welcome.

For more information or to register, call 570-546-5014 or visit the library.

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold Busy Bee Art Club for children 18 months to 3 1/2 years and their parents or caregivers from 10:30-11:30 a.m. This is a station-based art exploration activity that encourages youngsters to make choices, develop their language skills and hone fine-motor skills. Materials are developmentally appropriate for very young children. Registration required.

For more information or to register, call 570-584-3762 or visit the library.

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold West End Crafters at 1 p.m. Color, craft, knit, crochet, quilt, sew or learn a new craft.

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

• The Circus’s “Murder Under The Big Top” will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Callie Hall, 912 Almond St. Dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. and the show begins at 7:30 p.m. There is a cost.

Proceeds benefit the West House Personal Care Home.

For more information or to buy tickets, call 570-322-8448 ext 0.

SATURDAY

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold Soft Pastel Artist’s Workshop from 10 a.m. There is a cost.

There is a cost and this workshop is limited to 10 students.

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

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hold Cradle: Cloth Diapering from 10 a.m. to noon. Local cloth diapering guru, Tammy Emert, from the Blessed Homestead, is teaching the basics of cloth diapering including: a review of the different types of cloth diapers, best ways to clean and strip diapers and how to get started.

The library also will hold Dungeons and Dragons role playing game from 12:30-4:30 p.m. Oct. 14. This game workshop will teach you how to play the game.

The library will hold Baby Discover at 11 a.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.

• The Lycoming Valley Baptist Church, 4980 Lycoming Mall Drive, Montoursville, will hold a Fall Festival from noon to 4 p.m. There will be food, a bounce house, pony ride, games, face painting and more.

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold Kid’s Fall Party from 2-4 p.m.

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

• WATSONTOWN — The Warrior Run Varsity Cheerleaders will hold a spaghetti dinner from 4-8 p.m. at the Watsontown United Methodist Church, Eighth Street Drive, to help raise funds for their trip to perform in the pregame show at the Citrus Bowl. There is a cost, with discounts available for children ages 4-9. There also will be a 50/50 and raffles.

• LEWISBURG — The Countryside Contra Dancers will hold a Contra Dance from 7-10 p.m. at Donald Heiter Community Center, 100 N. Fifth St. There will be live music by Contra Rebels with Michael Kernan. All dances are taught, with the basic figures taught and reviewed at 7 p.m.

Attendees should wear comfortable clothes and soft-soled, non-marking shoes. There is a cost, with discounts available to students with ID. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a guardian.

For more information, call Betsy or Jeff at 570-524-2104 or visit www.facebook.com/countrysidecontradance or lewisburgcontra.wixsite.com/­lewisburgcontradance.

OCT. 15

• The Thomas T. Taber Museum of the Lycoming County Historical Society, 858 W. Fourth St., will host a society program at 2 p.m. in its community room. Guest lecturer Sherry Gardner, author of “Images of America: Around Picture Rocks,” will present a lecture on the history of Picture Rocks. The program is free and open to the public. The book will be available to buy at the museum’s bookstore.

For more information, visit www.tabermuseum.org or call 570-326-3326.

OCT. 16

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold Wee Tales for children 1-3 years old and their parents or caregivers from 10:30-11:15 a.m. Sing along with Miss Victoria with her guitar, and her puppet, Daisy the Dog. Share books and play with our collection of toys chosen just for this program. The activity helps children develop their social skills, fine and gross motor skills, plus the language and pre-math skills they will need for school readiness later on.

For more information or to register, call 570-584-3762 or visit the library.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will host knitting at 10:30 a.m. This program is for knitters of all skill levels.

The library also will hold Spanish language classes with Linda Kander from 7-8 p.m.

For more information or to register, call 570-523-1172 or visit the library.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Construction Club for all ages at 6:30 p.m. There will be everything from Legos and Lincoln Logs to Play-Doh.

For more information, call 570-546-5014 or visit the library.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hold Fandoms Unite For Teens! Supernatural from 5-7 p.m.

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