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to Bob Coltrane on his 81st birthday.

Quote of the Day

“That which does not kill us makes us stronger.”

— Friedrich Nietzsche

Word of the Day

Annual — Occurring once a year

Happy Birthday

to Robert “Bobby” McKivison of Beech Creek

Flu clinic on Saturday

Geisinger will host a Super Saturday Flu Vaccine Day on Saturday, Nov. 23, at Geisinger Lock Haven, 955 Bellefonte Ave., Geisinger Lycoming Pediatrics at 780 Broad St., Montoursville, and Geisinger Bellefonte, at 819 E. Bishop St.

Thanksgiving History

Thanksgiving — (in North America) an annual national holiday marked by religious observances and a traditional meal including turkey. The holiday commemorates a harvest festival celebrated by the Pilgrims in 1621, and is held in the US on the fourth Thursday in November. A similar holiday is held in Canada, usually on the second Monday in October.

Christmas at Horses of Hope

Sunday, Nov. 24, from 1-4 p.m. everyone’s invited to join Horses of Hope at the barn at 101 Stoltzfus Lane, Mackeyville, for visits with Santa , pony rides and crafts for children.There will be refreshments, Christmas music and select vendors.

Craft Show and Soup Sale

From 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday New Hope Fellowship Church will sponsor a Craft Show and Soup Sale at 6436 Nittany Valley Drive, Mill Hall, Route 64, about one mile north of I-80. There will be handcrafted items, wreaths, gourd snowmen, penguins, Santas, farmhouse decor, hand painted signs, holiday ornaments, candy, wood decor and much more. also homemade soups, baked goods and lunch will be offered throughout the day.


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