Tuesday, September 2, 2014


Thursday, September 9, 2010

Open house

Polk Elementary School will have an open house for all grades on Monday, Sept. 13, from 6-8 p.m.

Pleasant Valley Intermediate School's 7th grade will be hosting an open house on Tuesday, Sept. 14 from 6-8 p.m. Teachers will be available so that parents can meet them.

Pleasant Valley Elementary School's kindergarten and grades 1st and 3rd will be holding an open house on Wednesday, Sept. 15 from 6-8 p.m. The 2nd and 4th grades will hold open house on Thursday, Sept. 16 from 6-8 p.m.

Middlecreek Christian Church

Wednesday, September 8, 2010

Chestnuthill PIC

The Pride in Chestnuthill group will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 9, at the Chestnuthill Township municipal building.

PV board

The Pleasant Valley School District Board of Education will meet at 8 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 9, in the district offices in Brodheadsville.

Stopping hunger

Effort United Methodist Church's hunger ministry had 37 families stop in this past Saturday for food baskets. That totaled 130 people.

Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Confirmation class

Confirmation classes will start on Sunday, Sept. 12 at St. Matthew's UCC at 10:30 a.m. This class is for anyone in seventh grade and older. You can call 610-381-2442 for more information.

Sunday School

Sunday School at St. Matthew's UCC will restart on Sunday, Sept. 12 with a Rally Day program, at 10:30 a.m. There are Sunday School classes for all ages beginning with preschool to adults. Come and join them in worship, song and lessons.

Chestnut Ridge Seniors

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Western Pocono Lioness Club donation

The Western Pocono Lioness Club voted to send a memorial donation to the Pleasant Valley Ecumenical Network in remembrance of the late Lioness Betty Ford, a much deserving PVEN volunteer. She died this August.

The group will next meet for a regular meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 28, with Dr. Bryn, chiropractor, from Life is Good Chiropractic, speaking to the group.

PV Band Parents

Pleasant Valley Band Parents will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 2, at the high school in Brodheadsville.

Lions board

Monday, August 30, 2010

St. Matthew's UCC Sunday School

Sunday School will restart on Sept. 12 at St. Matthew's UCC in Kunkletown at 10:30 a.m. There are Sunday School classes for children of preschool age to adults. Please consider joining them for the start of a new Sunday School year.

Church worship service is at 9 a.m. every Sunday.

Confirmation classes

Confirmation classes will begin at St. Matthew's on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 10:30 a.m. Anyone who is at least in 7th grade is invited to attend. If you have any questions, call 610-381-2442.

Eldred Township supervisors

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Homegrown models

Western Pocono Lioness will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 24, at the American Legion on Route 209 in Gilbert. A program by Coldwater Creek, with models from the Lioness Club, will be the evening's feature.

Refreshments will be served.

For more information call Arlene Mullery at (570) 992-5022.

The club grieves the loss of Lioness Betty Ford, who passed away late last week.

Monday, August 23, 2010

Chestnut Ridge Seniors

There will not be a meeting of the Chestnut Ridge Seniors on Thursday, Aug. 26 because of the West End Fair. Please join them on Thursday, Sept. 9, at 11 a.m. at the Kunkletown Volunteer Fire Co. as they celebrate Labor Day with hot dogs, ice cream and bingo.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Jonas Bake Oven debuts at fair

The Polk Township Historical Society will introduce the Jonas Bake Oven to the public at the West End Fair. Built around 1790, the Bake Oven was moved from the Hotel Jonas to the fairgrounds in mid-March 2010. It is now housed just outside the West End Fair Museum near the main stage area. Members of the historical society will be on hand with information and to answer questions. Stop by and help them welcome this invaluable piece of history to its new home. For additional information, call Pat at (610) 681-8984.

Church needs help

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Western Pocono Lions

The Western Pocono Lions Club will hold it's regular meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 18, beginning at 6:30 p.m. with the social hour, with Tammy Graeber of McMichaels of the Garden of Giving as the featured speaker.

Graeber was the featured speaker at last week's meeting of the Monroe County Interagency Council, where she reported how the Garden is impacting what foods three area food pantries are giving their clients and how the Garden helps supply soup kitchens.

Unique speaker

Monday, August 16, 2010

Contemporary service

St. Matthew's UCC in Kunkletown will hold its monthly Contemporary Service on Sunday, Aug. 22 at 9 a.m. Everyone is invited to attend.

Confirmation classes

St. Matthew's will register and begin Confirmation classes on Sunday, Sept. 12 at 10:30 a.m. in the Sunday School. If you would like to register your child, he/she should be at least in seventh grade. If you have any questions, contact the church office at (610) 381-2442.

Historical society