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Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Church Women United

Church Women United of Monroe will meet at 1:30 p.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran, 9 N. 9th St., Stroudsburg. Participants are asked to use the back entrance and meet in the library room.

For more information call 570-629-0649.

Monroe Seniors

Monroe County Seniors, meeting at Zion Lutheran in Brodheadsville, will meet again at 9 a.m., Friday in the church's fellowship hall.

Greyhound event

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Blood drive

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive, (red cells and blood,) from 1-6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 29 at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Company. There is a drastic blood shortage and donations are needed.

Exercising seniors

There is a low-impact exercise class for those over 55 at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Company every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30-10 a.m.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church

The Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network's food pantry shelves are bare. They need all foods: canned vegetables, soups, tuna fish, pasta, cereal, canned yams, boxed stuffing, gravy, etc.

PVEN also needs clothing and infant and toddler snowsuits and winter coats, men's winter coats, boys clothes (especially jeans) size 4-18, men's sweat pants (all sizes) and T-shirts, XL and XXL.

These items can be placed in a barrel at the church office.

PVI PAC meeting

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

PV School Board

Pleasant Valley School District Board of Education will meet at 8 p.m. Thursday in the District Office, Route 115, Brodheadsville.

Free shingles shot

The Department of Health will hold a free shingles vaccination clinic from 9-11 a.m. Friday at the Chestnuthill Senior Center meeting at Zion Lutheran Church in Brodheadsville.

One is eligible for the vaccine at no cost if 50 years of age or older and uninsured or underinsured. All programs are open to the public.

For more information on any programs, call: 570-420-3746.

Food pantry open

Friday, January 17, 2014

Chestnut Ridge Seniors

The Chestnut Ridge Seniors will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 23 at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Company. Bring a bag lunch. Also, bring in your wedding pictures to share in a Show and Tell. They will also play bingo.

Exercising seniors

There is a low-impact exercise class for those over 55 at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Company every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:30-10 a.m.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

PTO meeting

Polk PTO will meet at 2:30 p.m., Monday, Jan 27 in the school library.

Al-Anon meetings

Al-Anon adult children meetings are held every Monday from 7:30-8:30 p.m. at Salem United Church of Christ, Route 209 and Gilbert Road, Gilbert.

Al-Anon is for families, relatives and friends whose lives have been affected by alcoholism, addiction or dysfunction. Call 610-573-1093 or 570-606-3434 for more information.

Young at Heart Seniors

The Young at Heart Seniors will meet at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21 at the Polk Township Volunteer Fire Company.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Cubs race

Cub Scout Pack 98 of Brodheadsville, chartered by Our Lady Queen of Peace Church, raced Pinewood Derby cars last Saturday. The Rev. Michael Quinnan visited the pack at Pleasant Valley Elementary School and offered prayer and words of encouragement.

Scouts voted for favorite cars in categories of Cub Spirit, Most Original, Most Awesome and Most Special.

Derby cars were made reflecting unique styles. All entries were recognized with a participation certificate and patch. Trophies were awarded to those who placed 1st, 2nd or 3rd, within each rank.

Friday, January 10, 2014

St. Matthew's Prayer Pal

On Saturday St. Matthew's UCC will hold its Prayer Pal covered dish luncheon. If you would like to be a part of this fun and meaningful yearlong program, attend for lunch and fellowship and bring a wrapped gift that is red and under $10. It can be anything.

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Polk Elementary

Polk Elementary School is looking for help. There are many way to help from book fair and Holiday shop volunteers to donating a ham or turkey for Easter baskets to long term volunteers (classroom tutor or library) and sponsoring a family for Christmas.

Contact the principal or Ruby Dunlap at polk.ptd@pvbears.org or at 570-730-4327.

Al-Anon meeting

Al-Anon adult children meetings are held at 7:30-8:30 p.m., Monday evenings, at Salem United Church of Christ, Route 209 and Gilbert Road, Gilbert (behind the Turkey Hill).

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Lioness to meet

The Western Pocono Lioness Club will meet Jan. 28. For more information call President Ruth Smith at 610-381-4274.

Open Space meeting

The West End Park and Open Space meeting is today at 7 o'clock at the Chestnuthill Township Park Building, Brodheadsville.

PVEN board

The Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network board will meet at 9 a.m. Thursday, at Zion Lutheran Church in Brodheadsville.

PV Middle School

The PAC/PTO for the Pleasant Valley Middle School will meet at 2 p.m. Thursday.

PV Board