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Friday, April 12, 2013

PVE PTO meeting

Pleasant Valley Elementary School will have its monthly PTO meeting on Tuesday, April 16 at 4 p.m., in the all purpose room.

PVI PTO family fun night

Pleasant Valley Intermediate School's PTO will be holding a family fun night in the school cafeteria on Friday, April 12, from 6-8 p.m. This event is open to PVI students and their families.

A PVI PTO meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17.

Safe Haven Pet Rescue

Friday, April 12, 2013

Historical society

The Eldred Township Historical Society will meet on Tuesday, April 16 at 7 p.m. at the Eldred Township municipal building.

It's Show and Tell night. Everyone is asked to bring in something unusual or unique and tell the others about it. Anyone is welcome to attend.

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.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Special recognition

Marv Aylsworth, a member of the Effort Lions Club, was recognized for 35 years of membership when Lions District 14U District Governor Angie Mims visited recently. She presented him with his 2012 35-year certificate and his 35-year chevron he can wear with his Lions pin.

Rotary speaker

The West End Rotary Club will welcome Monroe County Controller Marlo Merhige at its Thursday, April 11, breakfast meeting. Merhige will speak about what a controller does.

PV School Board

Friday, April 5, 2013

Cemetery clean up

St. Matthew's UCC will be having a cemetery clean up day on Saturday, April 13 at 9 a.m. Please be sure to have all removable items removed before that date. And if anyone would like to volunteer to help, it would be greatly appreciated.

Chestnut Ridge Seniors

The Chestnut Ridge Seniors will meet on Thursday, April 11 at 11 a.m. at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Company. Bring a bag lunch. There will be a Chinese auction.

Exercising seniors

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Salem St. Paul

Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church's new members class will meet Sundays in April from 9-10 a.m. Call the church office to register. New members will join the church on Sunday, April 28.

Ladies Night Out is Thursday, April 4, at 6:30 p.m. at Spinelli's Pizzeria and Grill in Brodheadsville (by Shop-Rite). Sign-up sheet is on bulletin board by office.

Safe Haven Pet Rescue

Safe Haven Pet Rescue will have a Volunteer Meeting at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 16 at Cherry's Family Restaurant, Route 209 near Route 534, Kresgeville

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Daisy Troop 556

Members of Daisy Troop 556 will meet at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 3, at Zion United Lutheran Church, Brodheadsville.

Lions board

The board of directors of the Western Pocono Lions Club will meet at 7 p.m., Wednesday, April 3, at the Western Pocono Community Library, Brodheadsville. All Lions are welcome.

Priest to speak

Friday, March 29, 2013

St. Matthew's egg hunt

St. Matthew's UCC will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, March 30 at the picnic grove at 2 p.m. Those who would like to donate plastic or hard-boiled colored eggs should have them at the church before noon Saturday.

Easter service

St. Matthew's UCC will hold an Early Easter Communion Service on Sunday, March 31 at 6:30 a.m. That will be followed by breakfast at 7:30 a.m. The traditional Easter service will begin at 9 a.m.

Exercising seniors

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Kresgeville will observe Holy Week with services beginning Maundy Thursday, March 28 with a 7:30 p.m. Holy Communion service.

Good Friday, March 29 at 1 p.m. there will be a Community Service and a 7:30 p.m. Service of Shadows at Zion Lutheran Church, Brodheadsville on Route 209.

On Easter Sunday, March 31 there will be a 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion service with special music.

Cornerstone Community Church

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Spring recess

Pleasant Valley School will dismiss early Wednesday, March 27, at 12:25 p.m. for the spring recess, and is scheduled to resume Tuesday, April 2.

Rotary speaker

Barry Dawson of West End Supporter will be the speaker at the Thursday, March 28, meeting of the West End Rotary Club. The club meets at 7:30 a.m. at the Western Pocono Community Library in Brodheadsville.

Band Parents meet

Pleasant Valley Band Parents are scheduled to meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, April 4, at the high school in Brodheadsville.

Holy Week Services

Friday, March 22, 2013

Holy Week

St. Matthew's UCC invites everyone to attend its many services and events during Holy Week.

It begins with Palm Sunday on March 24. At the 9 a.m. worship service, St. Matthew's and Effort UMC will combine their voices and present their Easter cantata. If you miss that service, Effort UMC will host an 11 a.m. service where the combined choirs will perform the Easter cantata again.