What’s Happening for the week of January 6

What’s Happening – send dated church, school, social or non-profit event information (50 words or less) to the Troy Pennysaver Plus, Attn: Wendy Post, 181-183 Front St., Owego, N.Y. 13827 or e-mail wpost@owegopennysaver.com. Please send notices at least three weeks in advance of event. Space available, your event will appear.

JANUARY

Walking Program, Troy High School Gymnasium, Monday through Friday on the days that school is in session. The gym is open from 6 a.m. to 7 a.m. Walk at your own pace in a safe environment. Admission is free and all are welcome.

Celebrate Recovery will be held at 6 p.m. every Friday at The Pathway Ministry Center, 105 Main St., Towanda. Celebrate Recovery is for anyone struggling with alcohol and drug issues. Please come to this totally free event. Celebrate Recovery is based on 12 steps and eight principles; learn about these important steps and principles every week. Please come if you are struggling and need support and encouragement.   

Caregivers’ Support Group, sponsored by the Law Office of Leslie Wizelman and the B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging, will meet at noon the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at The Wellness Room, 3rd floor of the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home in Towanda. Anyone taking care of a family member or loved one, be it at home or as a resident of a long-term care facility are welcome. For information, call Kathy Morrison at the Law Office of

Leslie Wizelman at (570) 746-3844, or Carol Dieffenbach at the Area Agency on Aging at (570) 265-6121. Their next meeting will be on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. 

The Guitar Club at the Sayre Christian Church will meet from 6 to 7:30 p.m. every Monday at 427 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre. Beginners are encouraged to arrive at 5:30 p.m. All levels of experience welcome, as well as other stringed instruments and voices. Children are welcome with adult supervision. The format is learning music by playing (and singing) together. Parking available across from the church. Enter at side entrance on Lincoln Street. For more information, call (570) 888-2683.

Recycling: Towanda Elks is accepting cans and bottles for recycling. The drop off spot is in the barbecue pit.

You Too Animal Rescue, now located behind the Towanda Creek Animal Hospital, is open to the public for adoptions from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and 1 to 6 p.m. on Saturday. For adoptions by appointment, call (570) 721-0605.

Veterans Support Group, 9 to 11 a.m., every second Saturday of the month at Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church in the lower level of the church. The group is open to all male and female veterans, regardless of age or branch of service. For more information, call or text Bob at (585) 944-6087.   

Family and Friends Weekly Support Meeting, 6:30 p.m. every Monday at the Main Link, 17 Pine St., Towanda. For those who struggle with addiction, or for those who love someone who does. Refreshments provided. Call Keith at (607) 378-7182 or email kkinsman@casa-trinity.org with questions. 

Valley Youth Hunter Education Challenge Indoor .22 Rifle Shooting, Monday and Thursday, 6 to 8 p.m., Towanda American Legion in the Indoor Shooting Range, Route 187, one mile south of Rome and five miles north of Wysox. Guns and ammo provided, $3.50 per night, open to all youth ages ten to 18. For info, call Ray at 265-2728 or find the Valley Youth Hunter Education Challenge on Facebook. 

GCCC Fit Club, every Saturday, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Granville Center Church of Christ, 5753 Hwy. 514, Granville Summit. For info, call Lee or Robin at 364-5110.

Goodies for our Troops Packaging events, Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., 87 Main St., Wellsboro. For info, call 662-5601. 

Multiple Sclerosis Support Group, last Thursday of every month, 6 to 8 p.m., Saint John Lutheran Church, 207 S. Hopkins St., Sayre. For info, call 888-9053. 

Lyme Disease Support Group Meeting, 1st Tuesday of each month, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Spalding Memorial Library, Athens. 

Lyme Disease Awareness and Support Group, 2nd Wednesday of the month, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., United Methodist Church, 1034 West Broad St., Horseheads. For info, call Kelly at (607) 398-6207 or email to ahope4lyme@yahoo.com

Community Adult Swim (18 and up) Thursday evenings, $2.50 donation, 6 to 8 p.m., Martha Lloyd School, Troy.

Writer’s Group, third Thursday of the month, 3 to 5 p.m., Allen Pierce Library. 

Free Common Law Education Classes, course and discussion; for questions, call Neva at 529-3502 or 463-5464. 

Food Addicts In Recovery Anonymous Weekly Meeting, for information on times and locations, call (607) 595-7381, (607) 351-9504, or visit foodaddicts.org

Develop communication and leadership skills with Barrier Breakers Toastmasters International Club. Meets second and fourth Thursday of each month at 6:15 p.m. at various locations between the Valley and Towanda. The nonprofit group is open to 18 years or older. Contact Jerry at (570) 423-2569 for more information.

Mosherville TOPS, Thursdays, weigh-in at 4:45 p.m. and meeting at 5:15 p.m., Mosherville Baptist Bible Church, Coryland Road, Mosherville. Stop in for a no obligation visit. Call Sonia for information at (570) 596-3060.

TOPS: Real People, Real Weight Loss, every Monday, 5 to 7 p.m., Troy Vets Club. For info, call Betty at 673-8686.

North Orwell TOPS, 8:30 a.m. every Tuesday for weigh-in, followed by the meeting at 9 a.m., North Orwell Union Church. Please use the side-entrance door at the back of the church. For more information, call Marian at (570) 395-4103.

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 to 8 p.m., Wednesdays, Sayre Christian Church, 427 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre. For information, call Lori at (570) 882-9716. 

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.

Free Breakfast, last Saturday of each month, 8 to 10 a.m., Fellowship Hall, First Christian Church of Alba. For more information, call 297-4051. 

Gold Wing Road Riders Meetings, second Sunday of each month, breakfast at 9 a.m.

JANUARY 8

Pancake Supper and Bake Sale, 5 to 7 p.m., Troy Vets Club. The cost is $7 for adults and $3.50 for ages 12 and under. Pre-school age is free. 

The Wysox Sewing Society will hold their monthly dinner at noon in Ferguson Hall of the Wysox Presbyterian Church, Rt. 187 N., Wysox. Call (570) 265-6119 and leave message for take-out orders or reservations.

DuPont Retirees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at The Riverstone Inn in East Towanda.

Team Trivia, 7 p.m., The Unitarian Universalist Church of Athens and Sheshequin, 112 North St. in Athens. To benefit the H. Austin Snyder “Backpack Program.” Admission will be $5 per person with a 50 percent return for 1st place. The questions will be based on common knowledge and teams cannot be larger than six per team. Snacks will be available for purchase to also benefit the charity. Contact Mike Worden at (570) 731-4447 or email to pyhdrummajor@aol.com.

JANUARY 9

The Che-Hanna Rock and Mineral Club will have their next meeting 7 p.m. at the Sayre high school. (if the school is closed that day because of the weather, the meeting is canceled for that month). Program will be hands-on workshops. Trish will be teaching “plastic lacing,” Inga will be doing a variety of “modern jewelry making,” Hilda will be teaching “wire-wrapping,” and “Micro mounting” will be lead by Bob. Open to the public and free of charge. They are getting ready for their 50th annual show on March 23 and 24. Check out the club’s website at www.chehannarocks.com.

DuPont Retirees will meet for lunch at 11:30 a.m. at The Riverstone Inn in East Towanda.

Music and Movement Program, 3 p.m., First Methodist Church, Redington Ave., Troy, Pa. The January theme is “Warm and Sunny.” Participants will craft decorating materials. Call (570) 297-3070 for more information or to sign up. 

The Athens Senior Citizens group will meet at noon at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Keystone Ave. Sayre. They will have pizza, and members are welcome to bring a covered dish and desserts. Please bring your own table service and beverage. Coffee is provided. This will be the Installation of Officers and Memorial service special meeting. They welcome new members to join their group. Call Dick for your reservation at (570) 888-3088. 

JANUARY 10

The Advisory Board of Trustees of the Bradford County Library will meet at 1 p.m. at the library. This meeting is open to the public. The Bradford County Library is located on Route 6 one mile west of Burlington. Call the library at (570) 297-2436 for more information.

JANUARY 12

The New Albany Fire Company will host a pancake supper to benefit the Charles (Chuck) Keeney Scholarship Fund at the New Albany Social Hall from 4 to 7 p.m. The cost is $8 for adults; children 12 to five are $4.

JANUARY 17

The Practical Nursing Program, located at the Northern Tier Career Center, will administer a pre-entrance exam at 8:15 a.m. To register or for more information, contact Tina at (570) 265-8113 or email to tmathers@ntccschool.org.

JANUARY 18

March for Life in Washington, D.C. – Charter bus sponsored by Bradford County Pennsylvanians for Human Life will depart Athens Township at 5 a.m., and will then stop in Wysox, Wyalusing, and Tunkhannock and return that night. Required reserved seats are $30 each. For more information, contact Rob at rshoward1@frontiernet.net or call (570) 395-3417.

JANUARY 19

Troy Fair Flood Fundraiser, Reverse Raffle and Dinner Party, Alparaon Park, Troy, Pa. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the dinner is at 6:30 p.m. A cost of $100 per ticket includes dinner for two, beer, wine, soda and water, music and dancing, and a $100 cash or prize given at every 10th ticket pulled with a grand prize of $2,000. Call (570) 297-3648 or email info@troyfair.com to order tickets.

JANUARY 21

The LeRoy Community Association is starting off the New Year with an organizational meeting and open house for the newly installed kitchen at 7 p.m. at 251 Mill St. in downtown LeRoy, Pa. Come see the amazing new kitchen and bring your ideas for another successful year.

A Spaghetti Supper will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Troy Fire Hall. The cost is $7 for adults and $3.50 for children; ages under five are free. Proceeds benefit the fire department.

JANUARY 23

Music and Movement Program, 3 p.m., First Methodist Church, Redington Ave., Troy, Pa. The January theme is “Warm and Sunny.” Participants will craft hand warmers. Call (570) 297-3070 for more information or to sign up. 

FEBRUARY 12

Pancake Supper and Bake Sale, 5 to 7 p.m., Troy Vets Club. The cost is $7 for adults and $3.50 for ages 12 and under. Pre-school age is free. 

FEBRUARY 13

The Practical Nursing Program, located at the Northern Tier Career Center, will administer a pre-entrance exam at 8:15 a.m. To register or for more information, contact Tina at (570) 265-8113 or email tmathers@ntccschool.org.

JANUARY 26

Pork Dinner, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Mainesburg UMC, 100 Smith Rd., Mainesburg, Pa. Meal includes, meat, potatoes, vegetables, break and rolls, drinks, and a large variety of desserts. 

FEBRUARY 19

Bradford County in Florida Day will take place from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Manatee Room at Homer’s Smorgasbord in Sebring, Florida, 1000 Sebring Parkway. The cost is $12 per person; no reservation required. Door prizes, cash prizes. Surrounding counties welcome. Questions? Call (570) 855-5426.

MARCH 12

Pancake Supper and Bake Sale, 5 to 7 p.m., Troy Vets Club. The cost is $7 for adults and $3.50 for ages 12 and under. Pre-school age is free. 

MAY 4 & 5

2nd Annual Athens Arts4All, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Harlan Rowe Middle School, Athens. Free to the public, will be held both inside and outside of the middle school building. 

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