The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

June 13, 2013

Midd-West regional calendar for June 13-14


The Daily Item

— Midd-West regional activities for Thursday and Friday, June 13-14, include:

Today

READING PROGRAM, Beavertown: The summer reading kick-off party begins at 10 a.m. at the Beavertown Library. Snacks, games and activities.

CARNIVAL, Freeburg: Freeburg Firemen’s Carnival held at the carnival grounds. Food available at 4 p.m. Rides open at 6 p.m. Entertainment at 7 p.m. by Chance. Ride wrist bands available.

GROCERY AUCTION, McClure: A grocery auction begins at 6 p.m. at Bannerville Firehall. More information, (570) 658-6477 or (717) 543-5552.

Friday

RELAY FOR LIFE, Beaver Springs: The theme for the ninth annual Midd-West Relay for Life event is "Planting Seeds of Hope To Grow a Cure for Tomorrow." Opening ceremonies begin at 4 p.m. at Beaver Fairgrounds. A Chinese auction will be held. Tickets for the Chinese auction sold from 4:30-8:30 p.m. Drawing at 2 p.m. Saturday. The Survivor ceremony begins at 5:30 p.m. The Survivors’ Lap follows at 6. The Fight Back ceremony begins at 8 p.m. and the Luminaria ceremony at 9 p.m. Children’s activities include a Scavenger Hunt, for ages 5-15, at 7 p.m. Bounce houses, children’s games, and a puppet show at 6:15 p.m. More details available at www.relayforlife.org/pamiddwest.

CARNIVAL, Freeburg: Freeburg Firemen’s Carnival held at the carnival grounds. Food available at 4 p.m. Rides open at 6 p.m. Entertainment at 7 p.m. by Chance. Ride wrist bands available.

BINGO, Penns Creek: Bingo, Penns Creek Volunteer Fire Company. Doors open at 5 p.m. with games at 6:30. Kitchen open.

BLOOD PRESSURE, FLAG & COOK DAY, Penns Creek: Penns Creek Adult Resource Center, opens at 9 a.m. Linda Klinger, registered nurse with Union/Snyder Agency on Aging will take blood pressures at 10 a.m. Free. Lunch at 11:30 and for $4 includes fish fillet, macaroni and cheese, stewed tomatoes, drink and dessert. After lunch play Rummikub, cards, table shuffleboard, work on a puzzle or chat with others. Wear red, white and blue for Flag Day. Questions, call (570) 837-6200.