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Panther Valley news for Nov. 18, 2021

Panther Valley senior center

The Panther Valley Senior Center has announced the upcoming events:

Movie and Popcorn on Nov. 19 at 10 a.m.

Game Day on Nov. 22 at 10 a.m.; Bingo on Nov. 23 at 10:45; Po-Keeno on Nov. 24 at 11 a.m.; center closed on Nov. 25 and 26.

Pool, cards, games and socialization available every day. New members always welcome. For more information or to sign up call the center Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-1 a.m. at 570-669-9930.

Summit Hill fall cleanup

Summit Hill will host its annual fall cleanup.

On Nov. 20, the east side of town along with Knepper’s Trailer Court and East and West White Bear Drive will be picked up.

On Dec. 4, the west side of town along with Laurel Drive and East and West Mountaintop Road will be picked up.

Officials remind residents that all items for the pickup should be placed out the night before. Items to be picked up include: no more than four tires, tire rims, auto body parts, refrigerators, freezers, vending machines, dehumidifiers, water coolers, heat pumps, washers, dryers and stoves.

All items shall have all chemicals removed and doors taken off. Freon must be removed from refrigerators, air conditioners etc. and tagged or they will not take them.

In addition, up to 10 bags of garbage will be collected.

No electronics such as televisions, computers or computer parts will be picked up during the fall cleanup.

Meed’s Memorial

Thanksgiving dinner

Meed’s Memorial United Methodist Church, Nesquehoning will hold its free Thanksgiving dinner on Nov. 21. The dinners will be takeout only and reservations must be made. The pickup times will be 3 and 5 p.m.

Reservations can be made by calling the church at 570-669-9212 and leaving a clear message with a return phone number. When placing your order please give the number of dinners and how many of them are white or dark meat. The church has been doing the dinners for about 12 years, but due to COVID restrictions, the meals have become takeout only for the time being.

Contact the Times News at 800-443-0377 or tneditor@tnonline.com.