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Good Eats

THIS WEEK: April 23 to April 30

Spring Spaghetti Dinner. Takeouts 3 to 4:30 p.m., serving 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday , Second Presbyterian Church, Parsonage Street, Pittston. Adults $8; $3 for children under 12.

Spaghetti Dinner, 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Christian Motorcycle Club at New Life Community Church, Mountain Top. Benefits “Run for the Sun.” Homemade sauce, meatballs, salad, garlic bread, drinks and dessert. Cost $7.

Holubki (Piggie) Dinner, 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, social hall of St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, North Main Street, Wilkes-Barre. Takeouts 4 to 5 p.m. Four piggies, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, salad, dessert and beverages. Adults $7; children under 10, $3.50. Park on Madison Street and East Chestnut Street parking lot. Tickets at the door or 822-6028.

Family-Style Roast Beef Dinner, 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, St. James Lutheran Church, Hobbie. Adults $9; $4 children 5 to 12. Under 4 free. Tickets at the door. Takeouts available. Orders: 868-3618, 379-3507, 379-3878.

Family-Style Roast Chicken Supper and Bake Sale, 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, United Methodist Church of Pittston, corner of Broad and Church streets. Takeouts available. Advance tickets recommended; limited at the door. Call 654-3936, 603-1915 or 654-2327. Homemade bake sale included.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, American Legion Auxiliary of Dallas American Legion Post 672. Takeouts available. Adults $7; children 5 and under free. Tickets at the post bar, through auxiliary members or 675-6542.

Spaghetti Dinner, Saturday with takeouts 4 to 6 p.m. and dinner 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 9 Wood St., Pittston. Adults $8; $5 for children under 12. Call 655-2505 and leave a message, or 655-4748.

Family-Style Beef Dinner, Saturday, Sweet Valley Volunteer Fire Company. All-you-can-eat with limits on dessert. Takeouts at 4 p.m. Serving 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Adults $8; children ages 6 to 11 $4; children under 6 free. Call 477-5121.

Ham Hoagie Sale, $5 each. Pick-up noon to 5 p.m. Saturday; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, church kitchen. Women’s Catholic Council of Holy Trinity Church, Hanover Street, Nanticoke. Orders: Gloria Eget, 735-8490; Phyllis Warren, 735-2694; Margaret Armstrong, 735-6471 or Joanne Janusziewicz, 735-6832.

Barbecued Ribs or Chicken, noon to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, corner of Wilkes-Barre Boulevard and Hill Street, Wilkes-Barre, by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Dinners $9; sandwiches $7. Call 829-0974. Schedules will be available for the barbecues sponsored by the Tyre Square Club, Inc. in May.

Spaghetti Dinner with Homemade Sauce and Meatballs, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, St. George Chapel, 79 Loomis St., Wilkes-Barre. Adults $7; $3.50 children. Takeouts available. Call 824-3599.

Taste of the Parish, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, St. Ignatius Loyola Church, Conlon Hall, Kingston. Food fest, appetizers, salads, soups, desserts, beverages and much more. Tickets: parish rectory, 288-5597, 287-6178. Adults $10; $5 for students. Chances for baskets worth more than $50 on sale.

Sausage and Egg Breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, Sunday,, Knights of Columbus, St. Dennis Home Association, former St. Dennis church, Main Street, Glen Lyon. Adults $6; $3 for children 6 to 12. Scrambled eggs, sausage, home fries, homemade cakes, bread, coffee and orange juice. Takeouts available. Tickets: any member or at the door.

Buffet-Style Ham Dinner and Chinese Auction, 4 to 7 p.m., Sunday Pond Hill-Lily Lake Fire Company, 344 Pond Hill Mountain Road, Wapwallopen.

Pizza, Pastie, Pot Pie, Shepherd’s Pie and Pierogie Sale. The Friends of the Plymouth Public Library. Last food sale until the fall. Pasties and pot pies, $4.25 each; shepherd’s pie, $4.75; pizza, $6 (12 cuts per box) and pierogies, $4.75 per dozen. potato and cheese; cabbage and prune. Order now through Tuesday at 779-4775; or any Friends member. Pickup after noon on May 7.


Spaghetti Dinners, 4 to 6:30 p.m. every Thursday, May 1 to June 14, St. Mary’s Antiochian Church, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Five pastas, seven sauces. Adults $6.75; children 12 to 5 $5; under age 5 free. Takeouts available. Call 824-1674.

Free National Day of Prayer Breakfast, 7 a.m. May 1, Center Moreland United Methodist Church, Creamery Road, Center Moreland. Donations accepted. Call 333-4226.

Annual Pasta and Meatball Dinner, May 2 with takeouts and seating 4 to 7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church of West Pittston, Spring Street and Montgomery Avenue. Adults $6; 10 and under $3. Tickets at the door.

Spring Chicken Barbecue, 5 to 7 p.m., May 2-3, Trucksville United Methodist Church Trustees, Dickson Educational Facility, Church Road, Trucksville. Takeouts 4:30 to 7 p.m. Adults $8; $3.50 for children. Advance tickets at 696-3897 Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fax orders to 696-3898.

Spring Chicken Dinner with Dessert Table, 4 to 7 p.m. May 3, Wyoming United Methodist Church, 376 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming. Adults $8; children $4. Takeouts available. Call 693-1303.

Barbecued Chicken Dinner, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 3, Forty Fort United Methodist Church, Wyoming and Yeager avenues, Forty Fort. Sponsored by the United Methodist Men. Cost $8; includes one-half chicken, potato salad, cole slaw, applesauce, dinner roll and cake. Call 287-3840.

Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 3, First United Methodist Church, 408 Wyoming Ave., West Pittston. Sponsored by the youth group. Cost $7 for one-half chicken, macaroni salad, baked beans and rolls. Takeout or dine-in. Tickets: 655-6554; 655-1083 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; or any youth group member.

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m. to noon, May 4, Fairmount Township Volunteer Fire and Ambulance Company, 671 state Route 118, one-half mile east of Rickett’s Glen State Park. Adults $6; children $3.

Country Breakfast, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. May 4, Hobbie Volunteer Fire Company. Sausage, ham, pancakes, eggs, toast, home fries, doughnuts and beverage. Adults $6; children 6 to 12 $3; under 5 free. Takeouts available. Tickets: at door or 379-3013, 379-3811.

Home Made Pierogie Sale, potato and cheese, 3 to 5 p.m. May 4, Good Shepherd Polish National Catholic Church, 278 E. Main St., Plymouth. Order: 779-4781.

Spaghetti Dinner, 1 to 5 p.m., May 4, Breslau Hose Company 5 Ladies Auxiliary, 299 First St., Hanover Township. All-you-can-eat salad, spaghetti and meatballs, bread, dessert and beverages. Adults $6; $3 for children 12 and under. Takeouts available. Tickets: any member or 466-4425.

Mother’s Day Breakfast, 7:30 am to noon, May 4, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6615, 3 VFW Road, White Haven. Sponsored by Marine Corps League 1039.

Annual Breakfast, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 4, St. Leo’s/Holy Rosary Church, 33 Manhattan St., Ashley. Scrambled eggs, hash browns, sausage links, danish, breakfast rolls and beverage. Adults $5; children, $2.50. Tickets: Patrick Lehman, 823-6633, or at the door.

Spring Chicken Dinner, noon to 5 p.m. May 4, Mountain Top Post 781, Sons of the American Legion, Squadron 781, at the post home between Henry Drive and Church Road. Cost $7; includes one-half roast chicken or ribs, baked potato, cole slaw, roll and dessert. Call 474-2161.

Bake Sale, Craft Show and Flea Market, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 10, Maple Grove United Methodist Church, 5876 Main Road, Sweet Valley. Indoor tables $10; outdoors $8. Tents available. Call 477-5300.

Family-Style Ham Supper, 4 to 6:30 p.m. May 10, Fairmount Springs United Methodist Church. Adults $8; children 3-10 $3.50; under 3 free. Takeouts available. Scalloped potatoes, corn, Harvard beets, pickled cabbage, applesauce, homemade apple butter, homemade bread, homemade pies, coffee, iced tea and punch. Call 864-3726 or 256-3491.

Spaghetti Sale, 2 to 5 p.m. May 15, St. John the Baptist Church, 126 Nesbitt St., Larksville. Cost $7 includes a quart of homemade spaghetti sauce with seven homemade meatballs. Takeouts only. Proceeds benefit David Brody, a kidney transplant patient who is receiving his wife’s kidney. Call 779-9620 to order.

Pastie and Gravy Sale, 3 to 6 p.m. May 16; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 17, Altar and Rosary Society of St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 173 E. Green St., Nanticoke. Orders: 735-5381; 735-6903. Pickup at parish center.

Meatloaf Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. May 17, Alderson United Methodist Church, Pole 108, Lakeside Drive, Harveys Lake. Meatloaf, baked potato, green bean casserole, coleslaw, rolls, brownie with whipped cream and strawberries and beverage. Adults $8; children $4. Tickets: 333-4218, or 639-5401, leave message; and at the door. Takeouts available.

Ham and Chicken Dinner, 3 to 7 p.m. May 17, Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 7768 Blue Ridge Trail, end of Alberdeen Road, Dorrance Township (across from Andy’s Gas Station). Ham, chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetables, beverage and dessert. Adults $9; $4 for children ages 6-11; children 5 and under free; or $9 for a well-portioned takeout. Tickets: from church members; 868-5675; Doris Yurchak, 379-3755; Hilbert Eigenbrod, 868-6419. Limited at the door.

Pasta in the Park Dinner, 4 to 7 p.m. June 25, Pavilion, Plains Township Municipal Park. Takeout containers provided by Rotary Club of Plains Township. Tickets: $7 through Bill Biniek, 829-2318, or any Rotarian.

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