Around the Town
and Happy Birthday to Kathryn Durkin!
Quote of the Day
“No matter what happens in life, be good to people. Being good to people is a wonderful legacy to leave behind.”
— Taylor Swift
Word of the Day
Augur — To foretell especially from omens.
The Flemington Hi-Neighbor Committee and Hillview Wesleyan Church are joining to hold a hoagie sale on Thursday, Oct. 22. The hoagies cost $5 each with orders due by Monday, Oct. 5. To place an order call 570-748-6694, 570-748-2738 or 570-484-1111. Orders can be picked up at the Hillview Wesleyan Social Hall on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 4 p.m.
Free books in the parks
Find free books in the Little Libraries in Lock Haven, including these — at Hoberman Park: “Drive Me Crazy” by Eric Jerome Dickey, and “Nightmare in Nagano” by Roy MacGregor for younger readers; at Hammermill Park: the bestselling “Eat Pray Love” by Elizabeth Gilbert, and “Chug, Chug Big Rig” for kids; at Triangle Park: “Cosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers” by Kwame Anthony Appiah and “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets” by J.K. Rowling; and at Hanna Park “For All Time” by Jude Deveraux, and for kids, “Cock-A-Doodle Dudley” by Bill Peet. The Rotary Club of Downtown Lock Haven sponsors the Little Libraries where you can take a free book, leave a book for someone else, or do both!
Penn State Master Gardeners are available by phone and email to answer home gardening questions. Calls are being taken through the Clinton County Master Gardener Hotline at 570-858-0198. Questions can be submitted via email to email@example.com. A Master Gardener will respond to voicemail and email messages and provide answers and research-based information.