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American Legion post conducts peach sale

Daddow-Isaacs Dallas American Legion Post 672is conducting its annual Perfect Peach sale. Prices are one peck for $10.50, two packs for $20 and one bushel for $36.

Tickets may be purchased at the Post Home or from Legion members.

Valentine’s Giving Tree benefits local agencies

Elva Valentine of Valentine’s Jewelry, Route 309, Dallas, announces an opportunity to support the community with a donation to Valentine’s Giving Tree. A local charity will receive a donation every month between August 1 and December 31.

A donation of $20 (more if you would like) enables you to choose a gift from the tree valued from $20 to $50. All proceeds will benefit the charity of the month. In August, the charity will be the Back Mountain Food Pantry.

Monday Night Bingo returns

The Northmoreland Twp. Vol. Fire Dept. will start its Monday Night Bingo again on August 31 at the fire hall on Demunds Road in Centermoreland.

Doors open at 5 p.m.; early birds start at 6:30 p.m.

Alzheimer’s group meets September 3

The Dallas Alzheimer’s Support Group will meet at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3, at 11 a.m. in the board room of the Meadows Nursing Center, 55 W. Center Hill Rd., Dallas.

Civil War Round Table will meet

The Wyoming Valley Civil War Round Table will begin its 13th year at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 10, in the lower level of the Daddow-Isaacs American Legion, Route 415, Dallas.

Guest speaker Susan Rosenvold will present her program on “Dispelling the Myths: Lt. General James Longstreet.”

Flea, Farmers Market set for Grange Hall

A Flea and Farmers Market will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12, at the Grange Hall, 1632 W. 8th St., Kingston Twp, Wyoming.

Tables inside the hall are available for $10 and outdoor spaces are $7. Six-month rentals are available where vendors can pay for five months and get one month free. Call 287-7851 to make reservations for 2010.

A food concession for eat-in or take-out is available. Call 696-3415 for more information.

Fire company celebrates 50 years

The Jonathan R. Davis Volunteer Fire Department will celebrate its 50th anniversary with an open house from 3 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 12, at the J.R. Davis Fire Hall, Route 415 and Idetown Road.

There will be free parking, free admission and free refreshments. Activities include a special presentation given by Karen Boback, a memorial service for those who lost their lives in the September 11 tragedy, for members who have passed on and for Idetown residents who gave their lives for our country.

For information, call Joe or Cindy at 639-2231.

Fundraising walk will benefit cancer victim

The Lake-Lehman and Dallas field hockey teams are holding a five-mile fundraising walk beginning at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 13, at the Lake-Lehman Junior/Senior High School track.

The walk will raise money for Corey Ehret, a 15-year-old Dallas High School student battling cancer.

Walkers may seek sponsors or donate money in any amount to participate. Walkers who raise $50 or more will receive a free t-shirt. T-shirts will also be available for purchase at the event.

Athletic groups, civic groups and churches are invited to sponsor a stand to sell food, merchandise, have games, etc. Groups are asked to donate a portion of their profits to Ehret.

To register for the walk or to set up a stand, call Jean Lipski at 675-3533.

Frania exibiting work at Citizens Bank

The Citizens Bank in Forty Fort at the corner of Wyoming Avenue and Welles Street is hosting an exhibit of artworks by Ryan Frania, of Shavertown, a student at Wyoming Seminary Lower School through mid-September.

Frania has studied art for the past five years with Dallas artist Sue Hand. He has won numerous prizes in competitions, including many blue ribbons and Best of Show awards.

The public is invited to view this exhibit at Citizens Bank, Wyoming Avenue and Welles Street, Forty Fort during regular banking hours through mid-September.

Monroe Twp. Craft and Flea Market set

A craft and flea market will be held by the Monroe Township Community Association from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Old Beaumont School, off Route 309 in Beaumont.

A light lunch and baked goods will be available. There is ample free parking. Vendor space is still available at $10 per table.

For more information, call Mary Patton at 298-2463 or Barbara Wall at 639-5496.

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