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Lehman 4H Club to hold food drive

Myrtle Chamberlain, a leader in the Hooves and Hoppers 4H Club of Lehman, has announced that the club will hold an open house and food drive from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 28 and 29, at the Lehman Nursery, Route 118, Lehman.

Fire company plans square dance

The Northmoreland Volunteer Fire Company will hold a square dance from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 29, at the fire hall in Centermoreland with Roger Furman as the caller.

Price is $6 per person. The doors and the kitchen open at 6 p.m. For information, call Dianne Corby at 675-4893.

Music Box presents Christmas program

The Music Box Players present “A Festival for Christmas” (featuring the musical “The Gifts of the Magi”) November 29 and 30, December 4-7, 11-14 and 18-21 at the Music Box Dinner Playhouse, 196 Hughes St, Swoyersville.

For Thursday through Saturday performances, the bar opens at 6 p.m., a buffet dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. and curtain is at 8 p.m. On Sundays, the bar opens at 1 p.m., buffet dinner is at 1:30 p.m. and curtain is at 3 pm.

For more information, call 283-2195.

Alzheimer’s group meets on Dec. 4

The Dallas Alzheimer’s Support Group meeting will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, in the Board Room, of The Meadows Nursing Center 55 W. Center Hill Rd., Dallas.

Breakfast with Santa planned

An All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast with Santa will be held from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14, at the Noxen Volunteer fire Company. Tickets are $7 for adults and $4 for children under the age of 12.

For more information, call 298-2061 or 298-2331.

Event will aid cancer patient

The Robert Gober Medical Expense Fund is holding a cancer benefit on Saturday, Dec 6, at Rhythm and Brews, 75 Main St., Luzerne. There will be music, food, drink specials and a Happy Hour from 5 to 7 p.m. with a $10 donation. After 7 p.m., there will be a $5 donation.

A raffle is currently being conducted with all prizes scheduled to be award at the event. For tickets, call 814-7664.

Gober, currently of Luzerne, is a former resident of Clearview Avenue, Trucksville and Harris Hill Road, Shavertown. He was diagnosed with throat cancer in August.

Christmas show planned Dec. 6, 7

Tunkhannock Public Library’s 21st Annual Christmas Show, “A Hometown Christmas Show,” in conjunction with the Tunkhannock Business & Professional Association’s “Christmas in Our Hometown” will be held at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, and at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Tunkhannock High School auditorium.

Pre-sale tickets are $5 for adults, $4 for senior citizens age 62 and over and children under 12. At the door, ticket prices are $6 for adults and $5 for senior citizens and children.

All proceeds benefit the Tunkhannock Public Library.

Holiday concert slated for Dec. 8

Misericordia University will herald in the holiday season with “A Stan Kenton Christmas” by the Boston Brass and the All-Stars Big Band at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the newly-refurbished Lemmond Theater at Walsh Hall.

Tickets are $25 general admission, $15 for non-Misericordia students and $10 for Misericordia students. For information, contact the Misericordia Box Office at 674-6719.

Santa comes to Franklin Township

The Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Company, 329 Orange Road, will host its annual Children’s Christmas Party at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14.

Santa and Mrs. Claus will arrive by firetruck after they tour the neighborhoods looking for good little boys and girls and will have bags full of goodies for the children. There will be light refreshments for the kids and the “kids at heart.”

For more information, call one of Santa’s elves at 333-5970.

NE Youth Theater Co. plans musical

The Northeast Youth Theater Company will present the musical, “Christmas Toy Camp,” at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 14, at 9:30 a.m. and a matinee to be announced on Monday, Dec. 15, and at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 16, at the new Lemmond Theater on the campus of Misericordia University.

Tickets are $9 for adults, $7 for teens and college students and $6 for children age 12 and under. Tickets for school groups of 20 ore more are $4.50.

For tickets, call the box office at 675-4333.

Cookies, soup available for sale

The Dallas Eastern Star Building Association ladies are currently taking orders for their Welsh cookies and homemade soup. Soup is $4.50 a quart and Welsh cookies are $3.50 a dozen.

Orders must be called in by Friday, Dec. 19. To place an order, call Pug Bert at 675-7247 or Dianne Corby at 674-5893.

Soup pickup will be from 4 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 29, at the Dallas Eastern Star Building Association Hall, Foster and Woodlawn Streets, Dallas.

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