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Friday, January 28, 2011

Singing Valentines

Don't know what to get your Valentine this year? Call St. Matthew's UCC to order your Singing Valentines for Saturday, Feb. 12.

St. Matthew's choir will either sing a special Valentine's song over the phone or come to your Valentine's door and sing in person and present a gift.

If you would be interested in doing this for your Valentine, call (610) 381-2442 for more information.

Healing service

St. Matthew's UCC will hold a special healing service with anointing on Sunday, Jan. 30 at 9 a.m.

Supervisors' meeting

Thursday, January 27, 2011

Family Fun Night

Polk Elementary will have a family fun night on Friday, Jan. 27 from 6-8 p.m. in the school gym. All students of Polk and their families are welcome to attend.

Polk PTO News

Polk Elementary School will have a PTO Meeting on Thursday, Jan 27 at 4 p.m. Parents of Polk students are invited to come and share their ideas. Baby-sitting is available.

Friday, January 21, 2011

St. Matthew's Youth Group

St. Matthew's Youth Group will meet every Friday from 5-7:30 p.m. for ages 12-18. Dinner and fun will be served.

Chestnut Ridge Seniors

The Chestnut Ridge Seniors will meet on Thursday, Jan. 27 at 11 a.m. at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Co. Bring a bag lunch and they will be playing bingo.

St. Matthew's upcoming service

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Family Fun Night

Pleasant Valley Elementary will have a family fun night on Friday, Jan. 24 from 6-8 p.m. in the school cafeteria. All students of PVE and their families are welcome to attend.

PAC meeting

Pleasant Valley Intermediate School will be having its monthly PAC meeting on Monday, Jan 24 at 1:15 p.m. in the school library. All are encouraged and welcome to attend.

Polk PTO meeting

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Meeting site change

Members and friends of the Western Pocono Lions Club are reminded that the club will meet at Cherry's Family Restaurant in Kresgeville this week. Although the site is changed for this month, the time is still 6:30 p.m. for the social gathering and 7 o'clock for the meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 19.

The speaker will be Cory Bentzoni from the PA Game Commission.

Local man injured

Friday, January 14, 2011

St. Matthew's youth group

If you are, or know, a teen between the ages of 12-18, consider joining the St. Matthew's UCC youth group.

They meet every Friday night from 5-7:30 p.m. Dinner will be served and lots of fun is in store.

Norman Burger and his wife, Amy, will be supervising the youth group.

Historical Society

The Eldred Township Historical Society will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 18 at 7 p.m. at the municipal building. You are invited to join them. They're asking all who attend to bring an unusual or antique item for a "Show and Tell" time.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Troop 109

Boy Scout Troop 109 in Saylorsburg invites boys ages of 10-18 to speak with troop leadership and spend some time with the troop. The Scoutmaster, Robert Facella, was awarded the 2010 Leader of the Year Award, presented by the Pocono District at a Roundtable meeting.

He was nominated by his former troop for his leadership excellence, dedication to the Boy Scouts of America principles, the Boy Scout Oath, and Scout Law.

Thursday, January 13, 2011

Young at Heart Seniors

Young at Heart Seniors will meet in the Polk Township Fire Company meeting room on Tuesday, Jan. 18. The meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m. They will have a speaker from the Monroe County Transit Authority (Pony).

Dessert and hot drinks will be provided after the meeting. Members are urged to bring a can or package of nonperishable food for the food bank. Visitors and new members are always welcome. For more information, call Camille DeSando at (570) 972-4424.

Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Friday, January 7, 2011

Chestnut Ridge Seniors

The Chestnut Ridge Seniors will meet on Thursday, Jan. 13, at 11 a.m. at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Company. Bring a bag lunch.

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Pleasant Valley Elementary PTO

The monthly PVE PTO meeting will be held on Jan. 13 at 4 p.m. in the school cafeteria. All are welcome to attend.

Safe Haven Pet Rescue

Safe Haven Pet Rescue will have a volunteer meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at 6:30 p.m., at Cherry's Sunset Family Restaurant, Route 209, Kresgeville. Local animal lovers are invited to come and have a bite to eat and get to learn more about the organization.