COMMUNITY EVENTS                             

 

10/4/14

THE ANNUAL LIBERTY FALL FESTIVAL OCTOBER 4TH 2014 8AM-3PM  TEN MILE YARD SALE CHICKEN BBQ FUNNEL CAKES APPLE DUMPLINGS ON OLD ROUTE FIFTEEN FROM SEBRING TO BUTTONWOOD...ON ROUTE FOUR FOURTEEN FROM THE EAST POINT CHURCH TO HEATLEY ROAD IN NAUVOO...MAPS AVAILABLE AT THE LIBERTY BANK

10/4/14

THERE WILL BE A SQUARE DANCE WITH MCNETT COUNTRY BAND AT THE TIOGA COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 4, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM $7 PER PERSON DANCES ARE HELD THE FIRST SATURDAY OF EVERY MONTH THROUGH MAY.

10/11/14

THE SOUTH CREEK LION CLUB WILL BE HOLDING A ROAST BEEF AND HAM DINNER ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 11TH.  DINNER INCLUDES “REAL” MASHED POTATOES, VEGETABLES, BAKED BEANS AND “HOME BAKED BREAD” COST IS $9.00 PER PERSON. THE SOUTH CREEK LIONS CLUB IS LOCATED ON ROUTE 14 IN GILLETT

10/12/14

THE 5TH ANNUAL HOT DOG EATING CONTEST WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY OCTOBER 12TH. REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 1:30 P.M. WITH THE CONTEST STARTING AT 2:00 P.M.  A $10 REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES A T-SHIRT AND ALL THE HOT DOGS A CONTESTANT CAN EAT IN TEN MINUTES.  THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE A HOT DOG TROPHY, $100 CASH PRIZE, THE HONOR OF BEING BLOSSBURG’S TOP DOG, AND A CHANCE TO DEFEND THE TITLE AT THE CONTEST NEXT YEAR. BLOSS HOLIDAY MARKET AND HOTTIES HOT OFF THE GRILL IS DONATING HOT DOGS AND BUNS. SHANE NICKERSON WILL PROVIDE BITE-BY-BITE COMMENTARY FOR THE AUDIENCE. THE COMPETITION IS OPEN TO ANYONE AGE 16 OR OVER

10/12/14

BLOSSBURG V.I.B.E. WILL HOST A PIE EATING CONTEST FOR AGES 7-12 SPONSORED BY BLOSS PHARMACY AT THE BLOSSBURG FALL FESTIVAL SUNDAY, OCT. 12. REGISTRATION BEGINS AT 2:30 P.M. WITH THE CONTEST STARTING AT 3:00 P.M. AT RIVERSIDE PLAZA.

10/13/14

THE NEXT AREA ON AGING  SENIOR CENTERS WITH OUT WALLS EVENT WILL BE TUESDAY OCT. 14TH, AT THE CHATHAM TOWNSHIP FIRE HALL 1575 BLAIR CREEK ROAD  LITTLE MARSH, FEATURING DIRTY BINGO, WITH GAMES STARTING AT 11AM, LUNCH WILL BE SERVED AT 12 NOON.  THE LUNCH MENU IS ROAST PORK BBQ WITH BAKED BEANS GERMAN RED CABBAGE, AND OATMEAL APPLESAUCE CAKE. FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO MAKE RESERVATIONS FOR LUNCH CALL  1-800-822-6793    OR  570-723-0935. RESERVATIONS  ARE REQUIRED.

10/31/14

A SPAGHETTI DINNER WILL BE HELD AT THE ELKLAND FIREHALL ON PARKHURST STREET ELKLAND ...SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1ST AT NOON...TO HELP RICK WELL’S FAMILY WITH MEDICAL COSTS....RICK FELL FROM SCAFFOLDING IN AUGUST AND HAS BEEN HOSPITALIZED SINCE....THE SPAGHETTI DINNER WILL INCLUDE A CHINESE AUCTION AND CAKE WALK....ITS A TEN DOLLAR DONATION FOR YOUR DINNER...CHILDREN FIVE TO TEN ARE FIVE DOLLARS....LOOKING FOR DONATIONS AND VOLUNTEERS TO HELP...THERE IS A FACEBOOK PAGE....CALLED BENEFIT FOR RICK WELLES WITH MORE INFORMATION

11/8/14

ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 8TH THE SOUTH CREEK LION CLUB WILL BE HOLDING ROAST BEEF & TURKEY DINNER. DINNER INCLUDE “REAL” MASHED POTATOES, VEGETABLES, BAKED BEANS AND “HOME BAKED BREAD” COST IS $9.00 PER PERSON. THE SOUTH CREEK LIONS CLUB IS LOCATED ON ROUTE 14 IN GILLETT.

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THE TIOGA COUNTY CONSERVATION DISTRICT HAS RECEIVED ACT 13 IMPACT FEE MONEY AND HAS DESIGNATED A PORTION TO INSTALL AG. BMPS (BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES) ON FARMS.  SOME EXAMPLES WOULD BE ROOF GUTTERS, MILK HOUSE WASTES SYSTEMS, NUTRIENT MANAGEMENT PLANS, SOIL TESTING, AND MANURE STACKING AREAS, ETC.  IF YOU ARE INTERESTED, PLEASE CONTACT THE TIOGA COUNTY CONSERVATION DISTRICT @ 570-724-1801 EXT. 110 OR <MAILTO:ABOYCE@TIOGACOUNTYPA.US>ABOYCE@TIOGACOUNTYPA.US.

The Wellsboro Farmers Market is held every Thursday thru Oct. 9th  from 3 til 6pm at the First Presbyterian Church  in  Wellsboro.

The  Mansfield  Growers Market is being held every Friday  from 3 - 6pm at the St. James Episcopal Church in Mansfield  Through Thanksgiving

VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED IN TIOGA COUNTY - MANSFIELD, ELKLAND, WESTFIELD, WELLSBORO, AND MILLERTON AREAS - TO HELP IN OUR SENIOR CENTERS AND TO HELP DELIVER MEALS FOR OLDER PERSONS. JUST A FEW HOURS A WEEK CAN MAKE A HUGE DIFFERENCE TO SOMEONE IN NEED OF MEALS. MILEAGE REIMBURSEMENT IS AVAILABLE. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT ZARA JOHNSON AT THE AREA AGENCY ON AGING AT 1-800-723-0935 OR BY EMAIL AT ZJOHNSON@BSSTAAA.ORG.

FREE MAMMOGRAM SCREENINGS FOR UNINSURED/UNDERINSURED WOMEN 40+ . COLE MEMORIALS WOMENS HEALTH CENTER IS OFFERING FREE MAMMOGRAM SCREENINGS FUNDED BY THE TWIN TIERS AFFILIATE OF THE SUSAN G. KOMEN FOR THE CURE.  FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER CALL 814-274-8200.

HAVEN (HELPING ABUSE AND VIOLENCE END NOW) IS THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT CRISIS CENTER FOR TIOGA COUNTY.  THEY ARE NON-PROFIT AND ALL  SERVICES ARE FREE AND CONFIDENTIAL.  THEY OFFER ADVOCACY AND REFERRALS, LEGAL SERVICES, MEDICAL AND LEGAL ACCOMPANIMENT, AN EMERGENCY SHELTER FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS AND THEIR CHILDREN, A 24-HOUR LIVE-ANSWERED HOTLINE (1-800-550-0447) AND COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMS.  PLEASE CALL THEIR OFFICE AT 570-724-3549 TO SPEAK WITH A STAFF MEMBER OR SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT.

 

 

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