Area Church Briefs
Christian Ladies Group to meet
HUGHESVILLE — The Christian Ladies Group will meet at Tivoli United Methodist Church, 9598 Route 220, at 1 p.m. on Wednesday. The program will be provided by Meg Geffken as she portrays conservationist and children’s author Beatrix Potter.
Christian college fair in Milton
MILTON — Meadowbrook Christian School, 363 Stamm Road, will hold the National Christian College Fair from noon to 2 p.m. on Wednesday in the school gymnasium. A financial aid workshop will be held at 1 p.m. For more information or directions call Penny Gabel at 570-742-2638.
Family Thrift Shop open in Montoursville
The Fairfield United Methodist Church, 833 Fairfield Church Road, Montoursville, will hold its Family Thrift Shop from 8 a.m . to 2 p.m. on Friday and from 8 a.m. to noon on Oct. 7.
Rummage sale in Montoursville
The Montoursville Presbyterian Church, 900 Elm St., will hold a rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 7.
Fall festival in Balls Mills
BALLS MILLS — The Balls Mills United Methodist Church, 5941 Bloomingrove Road, Cogan Station, will hold its fall festival from 3 to 6 p.m. on Oct. 7. Vendors interested in setting up a table should call the church office at 570-494-1614.
Potluck Series to begin
The St. Ann Roman Catholic Church, 1220 Northway Road, will hold its Reformation Potluck Series from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. from Oct. 7 to 28. The series is presented by Auron Aukema. Attendees are asked to bring a dish to share. The Oct. 14 session will be held in the school gym.
Krislund to celebrate fall festival
MADISONBURG — Krislund Camp and Conference Center, 189 Krislund Drive, will hold a fall festival from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 7. Attendees will be given a ticket for one free ride on either the zip line or the giant swing.
Chicken and biscuit dinner
JERSEY SHORE — The Oriole United Methodist Church, 39 Main road, will hold a chicken and biscuit dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 7. The cost for adults is $6:50, children is $4 and for children under age 4 it is free. Tickets can be purchased at the door.
Farragut to host pumpkin festival
Farragut Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, 61 Route 864, Montoursville, is hosting a Pumpkin Festival from 4 to 7 p.m. Oct. 7 with food ranging from hot sandwiches to pumpkin desserts and ice cream.
Local church to host cellist for concert
Faxon-Kenmar United Methodist church, 1301 Clayton Ave., will host cellist Zachary Sweet, of Ithaca, New York, for a free community concert at 2 p.m. Oct. 8.
Baked steak dinner in Montoursville
Montoursville Presbyterian Church, 900 Elm St., Montoursville, will hold a baked steak dinner from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 14. Tickets can be ordered over the phone by calling 570-368-1595. The cost for adults is $9 and for children is $5.