Lifestyle briefs

The Salvation Army to host Volunteer Recognition Breakfast

The Salvation Army will host a Volunteer Recognition Breakfast at 8 a.m. Tuesday at The Carriage House, 414 Walnut St.

The event will be catered by Chef Hosch & Ann Catering.

To make a reservation, contact Tony Perrotta at or call 570-326-9187 extension 103.

Lewisburg Christian Women’s Club to host brunch

LEWISBURG — The Lewisburg Christian Women’s Club will host a brunch at 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Country Cupboard restaurant, Route 15.

Scott Robinson of Situational Awareness will present “Be Prepared-Survive.” Music will be presented by Kara Plank. Delores Mitson will present “Look out Life, Here I come.”

There is a cost.

To make a reservation, call Peggy at 570-743-2054 or email

Williamsport Detachment No. 388 Marine Corps League, Inc. to hold meeting and hot dog and soda sale

The Williamsport Detachment No. 388 Marine Corps League, Inc. will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the headquarters, 507 Cemetery St. The meeting is open to active duty or honorable discharged Marines, FMF Navy Corpsman and Navy Chaplains.

A hot dog and soda sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Gander Outdoors, 66 Mall Parkway, Muncy.

Mountain Laurel Quilt

Guild to hold meeting

WELLSBORO — The Mountain Laurel Quilt Guild will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Friday at Gmeiner Arts & Cultural Center, 134 Main St.

Members will be encourages to share their recent projects after a brief business meeting.

Debby Kratovil, quilter, designer and illustrator, will present “Shortcuts from a Short Woman,” which will include a trunk show, tips, tricks, shortcuts, as well as a variety of innovations to inspire any quilter. She will demonstrate traditional blocks created from non-traditional methods, show quick ways to complete otherwise difficult blocks and finishing techniques. She also will be teaching an all-day workshop called “Ezekiel’s Crown” on Saturday.

The guild’s Stone Soup outreach project continues. Several quilts already have been completed and others are in the finishing stages. The completed quilts will be distributed in the community to various needs such as CONCERN, care facilities and Lap Robes for Veterans.

Quilters of all abilities and interests may join.

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

Rotary District 7360

to host bike rides

MIFFLINBURG — Rotary District 7360 will host two bike rides on Saturday starting from the Mifflinburg Community Park, 131 N. Fifth St.

Registration will occur from 8 to 9 a.m. The first 100 registrants will receive a coupon for 10 percent discount at the Rusty Rail, 5 N. Eighth St. No. 1.

The family ride will be concentrated on the Mifflinburg-Lewisburg Rail Trail, a nine-mile off-road bike trail and is suitable for children and adults who prefer a leisurely pace on a flat track. Riders can ride as far as they prefer.

The Jacks Mountain ride is for moderate to advanced road bike riders who enjoy changes in elevation. This is not a race and is 47 miles long. The ride will be done at a moderate pace.

A donation is requested per rider. Donations are tax deductible and should be payable to “The Rotary Foundation” with Polio Plus on the memo line.

The top three fundraisers will receive prizes. Those who don’t want to ride can be a virtual rider by making a donation.

Each rider must have a separate registration form.

To register, visit https://www.face or search for Rotary Pedals Out Polio 2018. Forms and payment should be mailed to the Rotary Club of Milton, PO Box 36, Milton, PA 17847.

Proceeds will benefit the Rotary’s Global Polio Eradication campaign.

South Williamsport Community Park Improvement Association to host Party in the Park

The South Williamsport Community Park Improvement Association will host Party in the Park from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the South Williamsport Community Park, East Central Ave. The event is open to the public and for all age groups.

The event will include food trucks, a craft and vendor fair, bounce houses, games and activities. Tennis clinics also will be available. There will be a grand opening and dedication of the new tennis courts at 11:30 a.m. The Heartstrings Band will perform from noon to 2 p.m.

The event will be held in conjunction with the Paws Park Doggone Craft, Food and Vendor Fair.

The proceeds will benefit future improvements for the park.

For more information, visit the SWCPIA Facebook page at park/.

Oak Grove Community Center to host Raise the Roof fundraiser

MONTGOMERY — The Oak Grove Community Center, 2312 Elimsport Road, will host a Raise the Roof fundraiser from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 20.

The fundraiser will include a garden tractor pull with registration from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The pull will begin at 11 a.m.

The kitchen will open at 9 a.m. Chicken barbecue will be available by 11 a.m., eat in or take-out. There is a cost.

Attendees may buy Chinese Auction tickets from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The drawing will begin at 3:15 p.m.

Susquehanna Valley Spinners and Weavers Guild to hold meeting

MIFFLINBURG — The Susquehanna Valley Spinners and Weavers Guild will hold a meeting at 2 p.m. May 20 at the Mifflinburg Masonic Lodge, 361 Chestnut St.

Social time will begin at 1:30 p.m.

For more information, call Joyce Carnall at 570-541-5619 or visit

General John Burrows Historial Society to hold program

MONTOURSVILLE — The General John Burrows Historical Society will hold a program on the Susquuehannock Indians at 2 p.m. May 20 at the headquarters, 19 N. Loyalsock Ave.

Tom “Tank” Baird, a local avocational archaeologist and vice president of the Northcentral Chapter 8, Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology, will present the program.

Light refreshments will be served.

Bradford County Regional Arts Council to host Wyalusing Youth Arts Camp

WYALUSING — The Bradford County Regional Arts Council will host the Wyalusing Youth Arts Camp on June 25-29 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. for the first session and from 12:30 to 3 p.m. for the second session at Wyalusing Elementary School, 80 Fifth St.

The camp is open to children in grades K-6.

A group activity in the cafeteria will begin each morning.

The focus groups will be lead by highly dedicated and talented staff, and grouped according to your child’s age and developmental level. Each group will provide students with a rich and diverse experience in the arts, featuring music, movement/dance and visual art.

Parents are required to remain with their child until the designated start time. Arrive a few minutes early on the first day to complete a photo release form and an emergency contact form. These forms also will be emailed to the recipient upon registration.

There is a cost.

To register, send payment to Bradford County Regional Arts Council, 601 Main St., Towanda PA 18848.