What’s Happening for the week of June 16, 2019

Date set for annual Literacy Program Banquet

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.


Troy Town Cruisers Weekly Cruise-in, 5 to 8 p.m., First Citizens Community Bank from May 28 to Oct. 3. 

Annual Book Sale during regular library hours until June 22, Allen F Pierce Free Library in Troy. 

The Pennsylvania Heritage Festival is looking for Antique Cars, Trucks and Farm Machinery to participate in this year’s Festival, planned for Sept. 21 and 22 at the Heritage Farm Museum at Alparon Park in Troy. For more information, call (570) 786-9482.

Sayre High School Class of 1969 is planning its 50th class reunion for Oct. 12 and 13 and is seeking classmates. Contact Elizabeth Alexander Mulkerin at lizmulk@gmail.com

Spring Learning Time takes place at the Monroeton Public Library every Thursday at 10 a.m. 

Euchre from beginners to aficionados, Thursdays, 10 a.m., Canton Senior Center, 6 East Tioga St., Canton. 

Burn Survivors Support Group will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. the 2nd Tuesday of each month at Union Corners Methodist Church. The group will be open to burn survivors and their caregivers. For more information, contact Bill at (570) 485-8838 or email to wwestbrook51@yahoo.com.

Celebrate Recovery will be held at 6 p.m. every Friday at The Pathway Ministry Center, 105 Main St., Towanda.   

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. 

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.    

Family and Friends Weekly Support Meeting, 6:30 p.m. every Monday at the Main Link, 17 Pine St., Towanda. . 

Valley Youth Hunter Education Challenge Indoor .22 Rifle Shooting will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Mondays and Thursdays at the Towanda American Legion in the indoor shooting range. 

GCCC Fit Club, every Saturday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the Granville Center Church of Christ, 5753 Hwy. 514, Granville Summit. 

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

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

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. 

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

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. 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. 

TOPS: Real People, Real Weight Loss, every Monday, 5 to 7 p.m., Troy Vets Club. 

North Orwell TOPS, 8:30 a.m. every Tuesday for weigh-in, followed by the meeting at 9 a.m., North Orwell Union Church. 

Overeaters Anonymous, 7 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday, Sayre Christian Church, 427 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre. 

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.  


Art Class: Acrylic 9” x 12” Painting of a Cat Art Class, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., The Coppertree in Troy. Call (570) 297-3842 to register. 

Community Concert Cookout, games for all ages at 3:30 p.m., free pig roast and optional dish to pass at 5 p.m.; concert featuring Bobby Henshaw at 6 p.m. 

The Diggles Family Concert, 7 p.m., Grover Church of Christ, 498 Grover Rd., Grover. 

Friendship Feast, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Canton Church of Christ, 170 N. Minnequa Ave., Canton. Free lunch for the community. 

Paw la Palooza Pet Event, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Troy Fairgrounds. Leashed dogs are welcomed. Enter at Gate 1. All proceeds benefit Happy Tails No Kill Shelter. 


Aaron and Katrina Bates from Johnson City, N.Y. will do the special music at 7 p.m. at the Standing Stone United with Christ Church (formerly the Vesper Church)

Father’s Day breakfast buffet, 8 to 11 a.m., Towanda Elks Lodge. For more information, call (570) 265-6998 after 3 p.m.


Free summer lunch program for Rome area. Pickup by 11 a.m. at Rome Fire Hall. Call (570) 247-2942 for more information.  


Troy Historical Society Book Sale, noon to 4 p.m., 1074 W. Main St., Troy.

The Valley Active Living Center, at 118 S. Main St. in Athens will host a Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser from 9:30 to 11 a.m. All proceeds will directly benefit the activities of the Valley Active Living Center. For more information, call (570) 888-2387.

Endless Mountain Investment Club, 6 p.m. Great Wall Buffett, Wysox. 


Towanda class of 1970 will meet at 11:30 a.m. at Woody’s for lunch.

Trivia at the Lake, 6:30 p.m., Lake Ondawa Pavilion, Big Pond. 


44th Annual Senior Citizens Picnic, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Alparon Park, Troy. 

Spaghetti Dinner, Sons and Daughters of Italy, 3 to 6 p.m., 301 Desmond St., Sayre.


4th Annual Breaking Clays for Kids Clay Shoot, registration begins at 9 a.m., Shotgun start at 10 a.m., Rock Mountain Sporting clays, 674 Mitchell Rd., Meshoppen. 


South Creek Lions 1st Annual Rummage Sale and Chicken BBQ, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., BBQ begins at 11:30 a.m., Route 14, Gillett. Pre-orders only, deadline is 6 p.m. on June 18. To order, call (570) 529-2763, (717) 406-9275, or (570) 529-0443. 

Towanda Riverfest and Towanda Fire Department will host a fundraiser at the Towanda Fire Hall including a corn hole tournament, chicken barbecue dinner and Chinese auction. Tournament registration will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., with the event to begin shortly after. 

‘Cars and Cones’ ice cream social, 6 to 8 p.m., Winham Township Volunteer Fire Company, 39158 Route 187, Rome, Pa. All makes and modes of cars invited. Rain date is June 23.

Ice Cream Social, 4:30 to 7, oseville United Methodist Church, 4118 Rte. 549, Roseville. 

Gunnery Sgt. Kenneth J. Serfass, USMC (ret.): A professional living historianwill portray Ulysses S. Grant at noon, Bradford County Library. The Bradford County Library is located on Route 6, one mile west of Burlington. For more information, call the library at (570) 297-2436.

Sporting Clay Steak Shoot, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Troy Rod & Gun Club, Alparon Park Gate #3. 


Old Fashioned Revival Service and Ice Cream Social, 7 p.m., Old Methodist Church, Route 6, Burlington.


Troy Historical Society Book Sale, noon to 4 p.m., 1074 W. Main St., Troy.

Bradford County Council of Republican Women, noon, Towanda American Legion Hall, 912 Main St. Speaker for the meeting will be a representative from the TACO Food Pantry. Basket raffle theme is Summer Colors. 

Bradford County Council of Republican Women will meet at noon at the Towanda American Legion Hall located at 912 Main St., Towanda. For more information, call President Marguerite Shaner at (570) 265-5960.

JUNE 25 and 26

Vacation Bible School, 6 to 8:30 each evening, First Christian Church of Alba. Open to pre-school through those who have completed sixth grade. Call 297-2680 for more information.


Trivia at the Lake, 6:30 p.m., Lake Ondawa Pavilion, Big Pond. 

Endless Mountains Pregnancy Care Center Annual Benefit Captain and Crew Golf Tournament, 12 p.m. Shotgun Start, Towanda Country Club, Route 6, Towanda. Register by calling 673-4476, 447-8499, or online at www.empccfree.com

Euchre Night, 6 p.m., South Creek Lions Hall, Route 14, Gillett. To benefit the South Creek Little League.

JUNE 26 and 27 

The Wacky World of Water Vacation Bible School for ages kindergarten to sixth grade, 6 to 8 p.m., Holy Trinity Church, Redington Avenue, Troy. 


Euchre Night will be held at 6 p.m. at the South Creek Lions Hall to benefit the South Creek Little League. Door opens at 6 p.m. The South Creek Lions Hall is located on Route 14 in Gillett. Call (610) 952-5382 for more information. 


“Railroad Heritage Day” with Author Jeremy Plant, Sayre Historical Society, 103 S. Lehigh Ave., Sayre. 

Open House Celebration at Rainbow Riders Farm, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Chestnut Street / Label Lane, Troy.


23rd Annual Howard Elmer Hose Company Antique & Classic Car Show will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Sayre’s Riverfront Park. For more information, call (570) 423-3901.


Troy Historical Society Book Sale, noon to 4 p.m., 1074 W. Main St., Troy.


Troy Historical Society Book Sale, noon to 4 p.m., 1074 W. Main St., Troy.


Armenia Mountain Baptist Church Old Home Day, 1 p.m., service begins at 2 p.m., bring a dish to pass and own table service. 


Library System of Bradford County Board Meeting, 10 a.m., Mather Memorial Library, Ulster.


6th Annual Gumball Ride, registration 9 to 11 a.m., Comfort Inn, 2160 Elmira St., Sayre. Last rider out at 11 a.m.; last rider back by 2:30 p.m. 


Troy Historical Society Book Sale, noon to 4 p.m., 1074 W. Main St., Troy.


The Gillett Active Living Center will host Michelle Nutter from the Attorney General’s Office for a presentation on scams and how to avoid falling victim to fraud at 10 a.m. Adults 60 and over are invited. For more information, or to make reservations for lunch following the presentation, call (570) 596-3353 by July 18. 


Bedrock Cruise-In, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., South on Route 282 at the New York and Pennsylvania State Line or North on Route 187 before State Line Road. 


Vacation Bible School, 6 to 8 p.m., Athens Wesleyan Church, 3903 Wilawana Rd., in Sayre. The theme will be Giddy-up Junction.


Troy Historical Society Book Sale, noon to 4 p.m., 1074 W. Main St., Troy.


2019 Sportsman Banquet Extravaganza will be held at the North Rome Wesleyan Church, 3374 North Rome Rd. Contact Don Ammerman at (570) 888-9900 for more information. 


Library System of Bradford County Board Meeting, 10 a.m., Monroeton Public Library, Monroeton.


Library System of Bradford County Board Meeting, 10 a.m., Sayre Public Library, Sayre. 

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