Around the Town


and happy belated 90th birthday to Marilyn Welshans of Sugar Valley

Word of the Day

Xylography — Wood engraving, espcially of an early period

Quote of the Day

“Life can be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.”

— Soren Kierkegaard

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

A Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser for Boy Scout Troop 54 is being held on Wednesday, Jan. 15 at the Sons of Italy, 1 N. Henderson St,, Lock Haven. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 children 10 and under. Take out 4 – 5 p.m. and sit down 5 – 7 p.m. Ticket price includes spaghetti and meatballs, bread, salad, drink and dessert. Tickets may be purchased from any of the Scouts in Troop 54 or by calling 570-660-6867. Tickets are also available at the door on the night of the dinner.

Christmas tree pickup

The city of Lock Haven is offering to pick up and discard residents’ Christmas trees on Jan. 13, 14, 16 and 17, weather permitting. Trimmings and tinsel must be removed and the tree should be placed on the curb outside your residence. Trees can also be discarded at the city’s Public Works building at 99 Second Ave.

Lifestyle Reboot Program

Have you been thinking about making a change today for a healthier tomorrow? Geisinger Jersey Shore Hospital is offering a program for those with prediabetes or at risk for developing diabetes. This interactive group program is open to the public and offered at no-cost. Participants 18 years or older meet about once a week for one hour, starting on Thursday, January 23 from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m., to learn how to improve their health by making healthy lifestyle changes. Caregivers, friends and family are welcome to attend! Please call the Geisinger health & wellness department to register at 866-415-7138.


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