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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.

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Rehearsals begin

The Pleasant Valley Choral Society will begin rehearsals this Friday. The rehearsals for the community chorus are held at 7 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Brodheadsville.

Anyone interested in joining the group can attend an informal audition at 6 p.m. this Friday or on Friday, Jan. 14,

For more information call Mark at (570) 402-2026.

PV Chem-Free meets

It is time gear up for The Pleasant Valley Chemical Free Graduation Party and volunteers are needed.

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church

The Salem St. Paul's Lutheran Church office will be closed on Friday, Dec. 31, 2010.

The 2011 church envelopes are available and on the table in the narthex. Please take yours, your family and your neighbors.

Altar Guild members are asked to sign up to serve on the guild for 2011. If at all possible please sign up for two months during the year. The schedule is posted on the wall in the sacristy. New members are needed and are welcomed. A job description and training is provided.