Free clothing giveaway
A free clothing exchange will be held from 8-11 a.m. at Messiah Lutheran Church, 324 Howard St. in South Williamsport. Park in the lot across the street and use the alley entrance; an elevator is available.
WATSONTOWN - Holy Spirit Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10275 Route 44 between McEwensville and Turbotville, will hold its annual holiday bazaar featuring handmade gift items for all ages, holiday decor and ornaments as well as Chinese auction of theme baskets, bake sale and food stand from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
St. James bazaar
RAUCHTOWN - St. James Lutheran Church, 3242 Middle Road, will hold its annual bazaar from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. featuring crafts, quilted items, home-baked pies/cookies, fudge and homemade soups by the quart. Hot lunch to eat-in or take out.
St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, 326 Washington Blvd., will hold a Requiem Mass at 4 p.m. celebrating the Feast of All Souls. Msgr. Stephen McGough will be the celebrant and musicians from the Williamsport Symphony Orchestra will accompany the chorus, which includes members of the St. Boniface and St. Lawrence choirs with members of the Gesang Verein Harmonia.
Community thanksgiving dinner
SALLADASBURG - Salladasburg United Methodist Church, 404 Main St., will hold a community Thanksgiving dinner with takeouts available from 2:30-3:30 p.m. and sit-down meals served from 4-7 p.m. Donations accepted.
Baked steak supper
DuBoistown United Methodist Church, 133 Summer St., will hold a baked steak supper from 4-6 p.m. with takeouts available from 3-4 p.m. Cost is $9 for adults, $4.50 for children 3-10 and under 3 eat free.
Family style supper
LOGANTON - Albright United Methodist Church, 47 E. Main St., will hold a family style supper from 4-6:30 p.m. featuring fried chicken. Cost is $8.50 for adults. Takeouts will be available.
Chicken and waffle dinner
FARRAGUT - Farragut Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Route 864 near the intersection with Rout 87, will hold its 109th annual chicken and waffle dinner from 4-7 p.m. Cost is $9 for adults, $5 for children 6-9 and free for those under 6. Takeouts available.
JERSEY SHORE - Oval United Methodist Church members John Corson (62 years) and Betty Snyder (73 years) will receive service awards from the Pennsylvania State Sunday School Association for more than 50 years of service at 9 a.m. at the church, 6796 S. Route 44. Making the presentation will be Rodney Pry, association executive director.
1st Sunday program
NORTHUMBERLAND - Priestley Chapel Associates presents an informal program of words and music from 9:30-10:10 a.m. at Joseph Priestley Memorial Chapel, 380 Front St.
Chicken and biscuit dinner
QUIGGLEVILLE - St. Michael Lutheran Church, 1877 St. Michaels Road, will hold a chicken and biscuit dinner from noon-2 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children. Eat in or take out available.
MUNCY - Moreland Community Church, 1300 Church Drive, will host Saving Grace Band and Gospel concert from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Lunch will follow.
Smith Family Revival in concert
Smith Family Revival will perform at Bethel United Methodist Church, 400 N. Montour St. in Montoursville, at 10:40 a.m. Call 570-546-8090 for more information.
Greenwood Valley Boys in concert
TIVOLI - A bluegrass concert featuring the Greenwood Valley Boys will be held at the Tivoli United Methodist Church, 2 miles north of Picture Rocks along Route 220, at 2 p.m. A free-will offering for the United Methodist Children's Home will be collected. Free refreshments will be served in the social room following the concert.
Election Day dinner
Holy Cross Orthodox Fellowship, 1725 Holy Cross Lane in Loyalsock Township, off Northway Road, will hold an Election Day dinner from 4:30-7 p.m. in the fellowship center, adjacent to the church, featuring homemade chicken potpie. Takeouts available from 3:30 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults.
1st Tuesday fellowship dinner
The Farragut Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, along Route 864 near the intersection with Route 87, will hold its monthly First Tuesday fellowship dinner from 5:30-7 p.m. Free-will donations are accepted.
Christ Community Worship Center, 436 W. Fourth St., is seeking vendors for a Victorian Christmas Arts and Craft Show scheduled for Nov. 23. For more information, call Jackie Wherry 570-447-4041 or send in your request firstname.lastname@example.org
Celebration 13 registration deadline
LINDEN - Registration deadline for "Celebration '13," to be held at Lycoming Christian Church, 20 Chapel Hill Road, is 4 p.m. today. The event is for students in grades 6-12 and will be held Nov. 15-16.
Christian businessmen's breakfast
Philip A. Clemens, chairman and CEO of Hatfield Quality Meats, will speak at the Christian Businessmen's Connection breakfast from 7-8:30 a.m. at the Genetti Hotel grand ball room. Cost is $12.
Pork and sauerkraut dinner
New Covenant United Church of Christ, 202 E. Third St., will hold its annual sauerkraut and pork dinner with lunch from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. and dunner from 4-7 p.m. Takeouts available. Cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 5-10 and free for those under 5. A bazaar also will be held from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Christian Ladies Group to meet
TIVOLI - The Christian Ladies Group of Tivoli United Methodist Church will meet at 1 p.m. Dr. John Piper, retired Lycoming College history professor, will speak about his recent research into a ladies church group which started a Williamsport institution that still is in existence more than 125 years later. The church is 2 miles north of Picture Rocks along Route 220.
Sex offenders presentation
MANSFIELD - Hold Child Church, 242 S. Main St., will host youth counselor David Nearhoof, family coordinator Rick Jones and retired probation officer Jim Weiskopff in a public presentation about juvenile and adult sex offenders at 7 p.m. The program is presented by the parish's Health Ministry Committee. For more information, call Mary Fahsbender at 570-724-7977.
South Williamsport United Methodist Church, 409 Main St. in South Williamsport, will hold a rummage sale from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Lunch available both days.
Church basement sale
Mill Creek United Methodist Church, 2255 Warrensville Road, will hold a basement sale, with lunch available. Vegetable soup also will be sold by the quart. Times are 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday.
Fall Frolic scheduled
LOGANTON - Albright United Methodist Church, 47 E. Main St., will hold its annual Fall Frolic from noon-7 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, featuring soups, sandwiches and desserts. There also will be vendor-craft tables.
MONTGOMERY - St. John Lutheran "Brick" Church, Route 405, will host a free community breakfast from 7:30-10:30 a.m. featuring eggs, sausage and pancakes.
Craft, food and bake sale
Faxon-Kenmar United Methodist Church, 1225 Clayton Ave., will hold a craft, food and bake sale from 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
Holiday craft bazaar
WATSONTOWN - First Presbyterian Church, 401 Main St., will hold a holiday craft bazaar from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. in the social hall. There are tables available for crafters for $15. The Presbyterian Crafters group will serve food. For more information, call the church office at 570-538-1491 Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-noon.
Craft fair and bake sale
LIBERTY - Friedens Lutheran Church, 741 Brick Church Road, will hold a craft fair and bake sale from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Lunch available with vegetable beef soup by the bowl or by the quart. The event is sponsored by Friedens Ladies Aid and Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. Proceeds benefit missions/disaster funds and other charities.
Soup, sandwich sale
JERSEY SHORE - Jersey Shore Presbyterian Church, 235 S. Main St., will hold a soup and sandwich sale from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Homemade vegetable beef soup will be sold for $8 a quart or $4 a bowl and Jiffy Market sandwiches will be $3.50 each. Proceeds will go toward the ministries and outreach of the church. Call 570-398-1909 for more information.
JERSEY SHORE - Phelps Chapel United Methodist Church, 68 Phelps Chapel Road, off Pine Creek Exit, will hold a pig roast starting at 11 a.m.
Roast beef dinner
WATSONTOWN - Holy Spirit Evangelical Lutheran Church, 10275 Route 44 between McEwensville and Turbotville, will hold a roast beef dinner from 4-6 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $4 for children. Takeouts available until gone. Call Pastor Dan May at 570-490-9788 for more information.
Pork and sauerkraut dinner
HUGHESVILLE - A pork and sauerkraut buffet will he held from 4-6:30 p.m. at the Hughesville Fire Hall. Sponsored by the Messiah-St. James Lutheran Parish to benefit local and world hunger, cost is $9 for adults, $4 for children 6-12. A live auction starts at 7 p.m.
Baked steak dinner
Montoursville Presbyterian Church, 900 Elm St., will hold a baked steak dinner from 4-6:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $9 for adults and $5 for children. Call Doc Shearer for tickets at 570-368-8926.
A treasure sale of old and new will be held at St. Ann Roman Catholic Church, 1220 Northway Road in Loyalsock Township, from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday in the parish hall.