Polk Township news
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
Cornerstone Community Church will celebrate Easter with services at 8:30 or 11 a.m.
They have nursery, toddler and preschool care all morning, plus junior worship for children in grades K-3, and Preteen Zone for children in grades 4-6 during the 11 a.m. worship time. Following the worship service, an Easter Egg Hunt will take place for children through grade 4.
From Route 209 in Kresgeville, turn north at the light onto Burger Hollow Road, turn left onto Polk Township Rd. They are located next to the PV Elementary School. Visit www.cornerstonecommunity.org to learn more.
Safe Haven Pet Rescue
Safe Haven Pet Rescue will have a volunteer meeting on Tuesday, April 16, at 6:30 p.m. at Cherry's Family Restaurant, Route 209 near Route 534, Kresgeville. Safe Haven is a small group of dedicated animal advocates who rescue dogs from high kill and overcrowded shelters and find them loving homes. All dogs are in foster care until their permanent homes are found.
Safe Haven welcomes volunteers and foster families. Volunteers are needed for adoption days, dog transport to veterinary and grooming appointments, fundraising, clerical help, home visits and more. Foster homes are needed in order to save more dogs.
If you are interested in volunteering or fostering, attend the meeting or visit www.SafeHavenPA.org for volunteer and foster applications and to see the available dogs. For more information, email SafeHaven@epix.net, or join Safe Haven PA on Facebook.
Young at Heart Seniors
The Young at Heart Seniors will meet Tuesday, April 2 at 10 a.m. at the Polk Township Vol. Fire Co.
Polk Township Historical Society will meet Monday, April 1 at 7 p.m. at the Polk Township municipal building.