Local briefs

Veterans dinner planned

in Porter Township

MILL HALL — A Veterans Day dinner is planned Friday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. at the Porter Township Activity Center, 216 Spring Run Road.

In honor of all veterans past and present, a program of music, speakers and dinner are offered.

Veterans are invited and may bring one guest apiece.

Those planning to attend are asked to call 570-748-7504 by Monday and leave a message with name, phone number and the number of people attending.

The event is sponsored by the Porter Township Activity Committee in conjunction with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the Veterans Benefit Center.

Bellefonte Elks

slate Hoop Shoot

BELLEFONTE — The Bellefonte Elks Lodge’s local Hoop Shoot will take place Saturday, Jan. 7 at 3:30 p.m. at the Bellefonte Area High School gymnasium.

This free-throw contest is available to all boys and girls ages 8 to 13 in the Bald Eagle Area and Bellefonte Area school districts.

The inclement weather date is Sunday, Jan. 8, at the same time and place.

For additional information, call Hoop Shoot director Bucky Quici at 814-355-2828.