Community Calendar for March 8, 2020

Send dated church, school, social or non-profit event information (30 words or less) to the Troy Pennysaver Plus, Attn: Wendy Post, 181-183 Front St., Owego, N.Y. 13827 or e-mail If your event is a paid event, contact Sue Rought by calling (570) 265-2151, ext. 1654.


Spring Thaw Antiques and Collectables Flea Market, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Dryden Fire Hall, Route 13, Dryden, N.Y. Free admission.

Christian Quartet event, 6 p.m., Franklindale Christian Church. Refreshments will follow.


Friends of Mt. Pisgah State Park Meeting, 6:30 p.m., at the park’s Nature Center. 


Open House and Student Expo, 4:30 to 7 p.m., New Covenant Academy, 310 Extension St., Mansfield. Inclement weather date is March 17. For more information, call (570) 662-2996 or visit

Wysox Sewing Society monthly dinner, noon in Ferguson Hall, Wysox Presbyterian Church, Route 187, Wysox. Menu will consist of roast beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, cole slaw, veggies, salads and pies. For more information, call (570) 265-6119.

Garden Club of Towanda luncheon, noon, Christ Episcopal Church. Dish to pass luncheon. Bring your own table service.

Caregivers’ Support Group, noon, Wellness Room, 3rd floor of the Guthrie Towanda Memorial Hospital Personal Care Home in Towanda. For information call Kathy Morrison at (570) 746-3844 or Carol Dieffenbach at (570) 265-6121.


DuPont retirees’ luncheon, 11:30 a.m. at Bishop’s Restaurant, located on Route 220 in Ulster.

Che-Hanna Club meeting, 7 p.m. regular meeting to finish annual show details. Meetings are held in the Sayre High School Cafeteria. Public is invited.

Music and Movement, 3 to 5 p.m., Holy Trinity Church in Troy, Pa. For more information, visit

Singer Dan Earl musical performance, 11 a.m. at the Warren Center Active Living Center. Lunch will be served. Reservations required by March 9, call (570) 395-3108.

Athens Senior Citizens St. Patrick’s luncheon, noon at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Keystone Avenue, Sayre. Sherry Spencer with her flute will entertain with Irish music and stories. Bring a covered dish or dessert, your own table service, and wear green. Coffee is provided. New members welcome. For more information, call Dick Biery at (570) 888-3088. 


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

“Feed My Sheep” food pantry, 9 a.m. to noon and 4 to 6 p.m. at Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. A small supply of basic groceries is available for residents of Athens or Sayre school districts. Registration and I.D. are required for all clients.

Free fellowship meal, 4:30 to 6 p.m., Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. All are welcome to attend.

Lady Whittemore Reading Club meeting, 1:30 p.m. at the Riverstone Inn.


Annual Sportsmen’s Dinner, 6 p.m. with dinner to follow at 7 p.m., Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church, 1/4 mile south of Springfield Road, on the Berwick Turnpike.  


Turkey and Roast Beef Dinner will be held at the South Creek Lions Club on Route 14 in Gillett, doors open at 4:30 p.m. The menu includes real mashed potatoes, gravy, and vegetables, baked beans, home baked bread, and pies for dessert. Cost is $12 per person. Proceeds from fundraising support many local events and needs.

An Afternoon of Pipe Organ Music at 4 p.m., at the First Presbyterian Church of Troy Church Sanctuary. This will feature members of the Ithaca, Binghamton and Chemung Valley Chapters of the American Guild of Organists. This concert is free and open to the public, but all donations will be put towards the Aeolian-Skinner pipe organ restoration fund. 

Spaghetti Meal, 5 to 6:30 p.m., Daggett United Methodist Church, Church Street, Daggett, Pa. Donation to benefit the missions.


Machwihilusing Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution meeting, 2 p.m. at the Riverstone Inn in Wysox.

An Evening of Choral Music featuring the choirs of Alba 1st Christian, Canton Church of Christ, Troy Baptist, Troy Presbyterian and Troy Holy Trinity, 6 p.m., Holy Trinity Church (Methodist) of Troy. This concert is free and open to the public.


Canton Church of Christ (Disciples of Christ) Trip to the Lancaster area Sight and Sound show, “Queen Esther.” Included in the price of $145 per person are show admission, coach cost, and driver gratuity. Call (570) 673-5796.

Towanda Class of 1970 meeting, 11:30 a.m., Woody’s.


Rummage and Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Little Meadows United Methodist Church, 843 Pennsylvania Ave. / Rte. 858, Little Meadows, Pa. Bag sale begins at 1 p.m. Lunch is available. 

Susquehanna Valley Mycological Society meeting, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Waterman Conservation Center, 403 Hilton Rd., Apalachin, N.Y.

Pancake Supper with Tice’s Maple Syrup, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., 100 Smith Park Rd., Mainesburg, Pa. A bake table will be available.


Diabetes prevention and pre-diabetes screenings, 11 a.m. at The Warren Center Active Living Center. For information or reservations, call (570) 395-3108 by March 18. Open to adults 60 and over.


Instapot Presentation, 9 a.m., Canton Green Free Library. They will discuss how pressure cookers work and make several recipes. Free program, and not reservations are required.


Music and Movement, 3 to 5 p.m., Holy Trinity Church in Troy, Pa. For more information, visit


Soul’d Out Quartet (Southern Gospel group) concert, 7 p.m. at the East Smithfield Federated Church, corner of Church and Main Streets. For more information, call Bernie at (570) 596-3202.

March 27 and 28

The Troy Community Theater presents “Good Lord Willing and The Creek Don’t Rise,” Friday and Saturday dinner at 6 p.m. with a Matinee show on Saturday at 2 p.m., Troy Sale Barn. Menu is roast beef or chicken. Catering by In His Service. Tickets will be available at 1st Citizens Bank and Troy Lunch in Troy, and Canton Sentinel in Canton. For more information, contact Jim Blade at (607) 215-5188 or our Facebook page – Troy Community Theater.


Free Community Impact Workshop by United Way of Bradford County, 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Keystone Theatre, 601 Main St., Towanda. HR coaching presented by Northeast PA Society for Human Resource Management. 


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

Troy Active Living Center’s Older Adult Bullying presentation, 11 a.m. in Troy. For more information or to make lunch reservations please call (570) 297-2061.


Pennsylvania new mail-in voting option, 5 p.m. on April 21 (for the April 28 primary). No need to provide a reason for your mail-in ballot or absentee ballot.


Free presentation on addiction, 6 p.m. at St. Mary of the Assumption Church Hall, Wyalusing. Presented by Henry and Karen Laboranti for middle school and high school students and their parents.

MAY 15 and 16

27th Orwell Pa. Sportsman / Antique Trap Show, May 15 from noon to 5 p.m. and May 16 from 7 a.m. to noon. Free Admission. North Orwell Community Hall, Route 187. For more information, call Bruce at (607) 426-6276. 

MAY 19

Free United Way of Bradford County Community Impact Workshop Series, 9 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. at the Keystone Theatre, 601 Main St., Towanda. Covers grant writing. 

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