Troy What’s Happening for the week of Aug. 15, 2010

What’s Happening – send dated church, school, social or non-profit event information (50 words or less) to The Troy Pennysaver, ATTN: Wendy Post, PO Box 149, Owego, NY 13827 or e-mail wpost@owegopennysaver.com. Please send notices at least three weeks in advance of event. Space available, your event will appear.

AUGUST

Free Community Meal, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. every third Friday, Seventh Day Adventist Church, Willawana Road, Sayre, Pa.

Community Meal, 5 to 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday, $9, Mt. Zion Retreat Center, Roaring Branch, Pa.

Free Meal and Church Service, every Sunday, 10:30 a.m., and Bible Study and Worship on Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., Endless Mountain Mission Center, Rt. 6 between East Troy and West Burlington, worship service by Biker Haven Church, call 596-2039 for more information.

Story Hour, Tuesday evenings, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., and Friday mornings from 10 to 11 a.m., Green Free Library, Canton, Pa., ages through kindergarten are welcome, call 673-5744 for more information.

Story hour for pre-school children, every Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Troy’s Allen F. Pierce Free Library, call 297-2745 for more information.

Sunday School, 10 a.m. every Sunday, First Presbyterian Church, W. Main Street, Troy, Pa., call 297-3815 for more information.

Grief Share, 7 to 9 p.m., every Tuesday, Canton Mennonite Church, call 673-4298 for more information.

Support group for victims of sexual violence and their family and friends, Monday evenings at 5:30 p.m., 6 Old Tioga St., Wellsboro, Pa., call 724-3549 for more information.

Alzheimer’s Support Group, every third Tuesday of the month at 5 p.m., Bradford County Manor, call 297-4111 for more information.

Euchre Night, 6:15 p.m., Lake Ondawa Pavilion, Big Pond, 596-3509. Every Wednesday night thru September 29.

AUGUST 14

Bobbin Lace & Rye Straw Basketry Demonstrations, Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays by appointment. Home Textile Tool Museum, SR1036, Orwell, PA. Admission $5, under 12 free. Call (570) 247-7175, or email info@httm.org or go to hometextiletoolmuseum.org.

Ice Cream Social, 4 p.m., Columbia Cross Roads Church, homemade ice cream, sloppy joes, hot dogs & beverages. Benefit church missions.

Veterans’ Information Fair, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Denison Park, Corning, NY. Fun for all. Bands all day hosted by The Southern Exit Band. For more information contact Dawn Smith (607) 664-4542.

Sporting Clay Shoot, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Valley Youth Hunter Education Challenge, Inc. club grounds, 1 mile south of Rome, PA on Rte. 187. Public is welcome. For more info contact Wayne Lowery 882-9613 or email wlowery1@stny.rr.com or Gale Bowen at 247-7599.

AUGUST 14 & 15

NEPA/Abington Wildcats Fastpitch Travel Softball Team Tryouts, noon to 2 p.m. for 16 & under, 2 to 4 p.m. for 18 & under, Abington Heights High School. For more information contact Vic Thomas 351-5187 or Mike Thomas 241-7030 or AbingtonWildcats@yahoo.com.

AUGUST 15

55th Annual Galilean Service, 10 a.m., Lake Ondawa next to the pavilion in Big Pond, PA. Following the service will be a dish to pass luncheon.

AUGUST 16

Pie Taker Basket Weaving Workshop, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Home Textile Tool Museum, Orwell, PA. Workshop fee $45, materials fee $30. Visit hometextiletoolmuseum.org for details or to register email info@httm.org.

AUGUST 18

East Smithfield Senior Social Club Meeting, eat at noon, Township Building. Bring a LARGE dish to pass & table service. Entertainment will be Rod Mills & Nelson Waffle, social hour to follow with bingo & cards.

AUGUST 19 to 20

Understanding and Using Historic Weaving Drafts Workshop, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Home Textile Tool Museum, Orwell, PA. Workshop fee $99, materials fee $5. Visit hometextiletoolmuseum.org for details or to register email info@httm.org.

AUGUST 20 to 21

Wells Township Community Days, Friday 6 p.m. Water Ball Tournament, Saturday all day starting at 8 a.m., Wells Township Park. Softball Tournament, Food & Chicken BBQ.

AUGUST 20, 21 & 22

Pickin’ In The Park, Ashcraft Park, Little Meadows, PA. Featured country, bluegrass & gospel bands, free rough camping with weekend ticket. Weekend ticket $30, Friday $15, Saturday $20, Sunday $10.

AUGUST 21 & 22

NEPA/Abington Wildcats Travel Softball Team Tryouts, noon to 2 p.m. for 16 & under, 2 to 4 p.m. for 18 & under, Tunkhannock High School. For more information contact Vic Thomas 351-5187 or Mike Thomas 241-7030 or AbingWildcats@yahoo.com.

AUGUST 21

Handspinning with Beads Mini-Workshop, Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays by appointment. Admission $5, children uner 12 free, $3 materials fee. For more information email info@httm.org or go to hometextiletoolmuseum.org.

Wellsburg Community Days, starts 8 a.m., Chicken BBQ & Cow Pie Bingo starts 11 a.m., fireworks at 9:30 p.m., the field at the end of 5th street, Wellsburg, NY.

AUGUST 22

McNett Reunion, 1 p.m., Alba Community Park, bring dish to pass, table service, drink, lawn chairs, memorabilia & statistics. Call (570) 364-8115 for more info.

AUGUST 27

Bright Earth – Focus on the Landscape, call for entries, deadline July 15, Blue Heron Gallery. For more information contact Blue Heron Gallery at 746-4922 or wchamber@epix.net or visit wyalusingartgallery.com.

Peach Festival, 4 to 7 p.m., on the lawn of the Troy Presbyterian Church, Troy. Entertainment by Wyalusing Community Band.

AUGUST 28

Bluegrass Festival, 7 to 9:30 p.m., Manley-Bohlayer Farm, East Canton. $15 admission, for more information email rekindlethespirit@yahoo.com.

Narrow Band Weaving Mini-Workshops:Tape Loom Weaving & Inckle Weaving, Saturdays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays by appointment, Home Textile Tool Museum, SR1036, Orwell, PA. Admission $5, children under 12 free, $5 materials fee. For more information call 570-247-7175, email info@httm.org or visit hometextiletoolmuseum.org.

Round & Square Dance, 7:30 to 11:30 p.m., Wysox Fire Hall, music by Northern Harmony.

AUGUST 29

Hillside Archery 3-D Archery Shoot, sign up 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. $8 adults, $3 youth 17 and under.

AUGUST 30

Blood Drive, 1 to 6 p.m., St. Basil’s Auditorium, Church Hill Road, Dushore.

SEPTEMBER 2

Blood Drive, 1 to 6 p.m., Troy Fire Hall, Firehouse Road, Troy.

SEPTEMBER 7

Blood Drive, 1 to 6 p.m., Towanda Gun Club, (tentative), Route 187, Durrell.

SEPTEMBER 10 to 11

Yard Sale, begins at 8 a.m., Columbia Cross Roads Church, lunch & baked goods available both days.

SEPTEMBER 11

Blood Drive, 1 to 6 p.m., South Creek Fire Station 1, Roaring Run Road, Fassett.

SEPTEMBER 12

Hillside Archery 3-D Archery Shoot, sign up 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. $8 adults, $3 youth 17 and under.

SEPTEMBER 13

Blood Drive, 12 to 5 p.m., Bradford County Manor, Route 6, West Burlington.

SEPTEMBER 16

Blood Drive, 1 to 6 p.m., Wyalusing Fire Hall, Second Street, Wyalusing.

SEPTEMBER 18

Community Festival & Craft Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Senior Center behind the Post Office, Route 1, Gillett, Pa. There will be craft sales, book sale, bake sale, raffles, entertainment, food and more. Venders welcome, call 596-3982 or 596-2588. For more info call 596-2743.

SEPTEMBER 18 and 19

2010 PA Heritage Festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Alparon Park. For more information visit PAHeritageFestival.com.

OCTOBER 2 and 3

21st Pennsylvania Apple ‘n Cheese Festival, Manley-Bohlayer Farm, East Canton. For more information visit paapplecheese.com.

DECEMBER 4

Victorian Christmas, Manley-Bohlayer Farm, East Canton. For more information email rekindlethespirit@yahoo.com.

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