Lifestyle briefs

TODAY

• 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 Kuiper, 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.

MONDAY

• The Williamsport Herb Guild will hold a monthly meeting at 7 p.m. the Covenant Central Presbyterian Church, 807 W. Fourth St. Nathan Reagan, horticulturist, will discuss creating fall/winter planters.

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold Wee Tales for children 1-3 years old and their caregivers from 10:30-11:15 a.m.

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. for knitters of all skill levels.

Fandoms Unite For Teens! Supernatural will be held from 5-7 p.m. for ages 12 and older. Cosplay is encouraged. All materials will be provided.

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.

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

• MIFFLINBURG — The Herr Memorial Library, 500 Market St., will hold Anime and Manga Club for teens from 5-7 p.m.

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

• LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven University, 401 N. Fairview St., will host a reading by Mary Szybist, the 2013 National Book Award Winner in Poetry, at 7 p.m. in the Multipurpose Room of the Parsons Union Building.

The reading also will include a book signing.

• The Loyalsock Garden Club will meet at 7 p.m. at Faxon-Kenmar United Methodist Church, 1301 Klayton Ave.

Carrie Brown from Hometown Floral and Gifts will conduct a make and take Halloween project.

• WELLSBORO — The Mountain Laurel Quilt Guild will host a lecture by Betty Neff at 7 p.m. at the Gmeiner Art and Cultural Center, 134 Main St.

Attendees are encouraged to bring projects to show based on Betty’s patterns or workshop.s A business meeting and the sharing of recent projects will precede the project.

For more information, visit www.mountainlaurelquiltguild.org or call 570-662-3596.

TUESDAY

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold Wee Play for children ages 2-6 and their caregivers from 10:30-11:30 a.m.

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold Discover at 10:30 a.m. for children up to age 5 and a parent or grandparent.

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

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hold Learn to Play Mah Jongg from 1-3 p.m.

Toddler Discover will be held at 9:30 a.m. and Preschool Discover at 10 a.m.

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

Child online safety will be held from 5-7 p.m. with Ann Dzwonchyk, community health and wellness educator with Evangelical Community Hospital.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Crazy 8’s Club for children in grades kindergarten to second at 3:30 p.m.

Practice math skills through games and activities.

The library also will hold Boosting Your Immune System with Helen Hiserman at 6 p.m.

Registration is required for both events.

• WELLSBORO — Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club will hold Timeless Tuesdays from 5-8 p.m. at Timeless Destination, 77 Main St.

There will be an all-you-can-eat buffet with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Gun Club. There is cost with discounts available for children under 12.

For more information, email Charlie Messina at nessmukgunclub@­ gmail.com.

wednesday

• MIFFLINBURG — The Herr Memorial Library, 500 Market St., will hold Baby Discover at 10 a.m. 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.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hold Maker Madness from 3:30-4:30 p.m. for children ages 7 to 12.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Preschool Storytime: Flying Marshmallows for ages 3-5 at 10 a.m.

THURSDAY

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

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will host Zen Meditation at 10 a.m.

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold Wee Make Music for children ages 1-3 and their caregivers from 10:30-11:15 a.m.

There will be singing, dancing, drumming and marching with Miss Victoria.

• The Konkle Memorial Library, 384 Broad St., Montoursville, will host artist Carol Wagner from 2:30-4 p.m. who will present an informal watercolor demonstration.

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Crazy 8’s Club for grades 3-5 at 3:30 p.m. Registration is required.

• MONTGOMERY — The Montgomery Area Historical Society will hold a program on the murder of William Hummel’s wife and children at 6:30 p.m. at the Adam Room Museum and Meeting Room, 3 W. Houston Ave.

Doug Snyder will be the featured speaker.

• The Williamsport Detachment 388 Marine Corps League will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. at their headquarters, 507 Cemetery St.

The meeting is open to active duty or honorable discharged Marines, FMF Navy Corpsman and Navy Chaplains.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library For Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hold Library Book Group from 7-8 p.m. and High School Bibiliophiles from 5-7 p.m. for students in grades nine through 12.

Super simple science will be held from 6:30-7:30 p.m. for children in grades kindergarten through three.

FRIDAY

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Toddler Tales: The Letter H for ages 1-3 at 10 a.m. Join Miss Monica for stories, songs and games. Registration is required.

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold Preschool Storytime for children ages 3-6 and their caregivers from 10:30-11:15 a.m.

• LAURELTON — The West End Library, 45 Ball Park Road, will hold Child Online Safety from 10-11 a.m. with Ann Dzwonchyk, community health and wellness educator at Evangelical Community Hospital.

West End Crafters will be held at 1 p.m. and cards and chess will be held at 1 p.m.

SATURDAY

• The Warm-Up Shop and Bernina Sewing Center, 1802 Green Ave., will hold a crazy dresden quilt class from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a choice of six or four panel and there is a cost.

For more information, email warmup@comcast.net or bernina4you­ @gmail.com.

• WELLSBORO — The ninth annual Wellsboro BookFest will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Deane Center for the Performing Arts, 104 Main St.

There will be 20 visiting authors and a used book sale. There is a cost for this event, with proceeds benefiting the Wellsboro Area School District’s four public school libraries.

For information, call 570-724-5793 or like Wellsboro BookFest on Facebook.

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

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

• MUNCY — The Muncy Public Library, 108 S. Main St., will hold Book Club from 10 a.m. to noon. The club will be discussing “Little Paris Bookshop” by Nina George.

The library also will hold a Halloween party for all ages at 1 p.m. Registration is required.

• TROY — The Troy Volunteer Fire Dept., 88 Firehouse Drive, will hold the annual craft show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be food and vendors.

For more information, call Donna Vincent at 570-529-0687.

• LEWISBURG — The Public Library for Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., will hold Baby Discover at 11 a.m. and Dungeons and Dragons role playing game from 12:30-4:30 p.m.

• HUGHESVILLE — The Hughesville Area Public Library, 146 S. Fifth St., will hold maker table activities from 1-2 p.m.

• MAINESBURG — The Mainesburg United Methodist Church, Route 6, will hold a harvest dinner from 4:30-6:30 p.m. There is a cost, with discounts available for children under 5. There also will be a bake table that will benefit the church camp fun.

• CANTON — The Canton Library will hold a Chinese auction at 5 p.m. at Canton Elementary School, 141 E. Union St.. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the drawings begin at 7 p.m.

There is a cost. Children under 18 are free. Tickets are available at the door in advance at the library on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

• MIFFLINBURG — The Herr Memorial Library will host an 80s dinner and auction fundraiser at the Rusty Rail Brewing Co., 5 N. Eighth St. Happy hour begins at 5:30 p.m. and dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. There will be a live auction, 80s games and music and a photo booth. Attendees may come dressed in 80s attire for a costume contest. There is a cost.

The library also will hold Hexaflexagon Extravangazo from noon to 2 p.m. at the library, 500 Market St.

For more information, visit the library or call Kelly Walter at 570-966-0831.

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