COMMUNITY EVENTS                             

 

THE WELLSBORO RIDING CLUB WILL HOST THE HALLOWEEN HAUNTED BARN ON OCT.24TH AT THE WELLSBORO RIDING CLUB. THE CREEPY AND SCARY BARN WILL BE OPEN FROM 5:00 TILL 8:00PM. THE CLUB IS LOCATED AT 140 CHERRY FLATS RD. AND THE ADMISSION IS $5.00. THIS EVENT  IS SPONSORED BY THE FFA (FUTURE FARMERS AMERICA).

10/24/14

THE CONNECTORS PLUS PROGRAM AT WELLSBORO AREA HIGH SCHOOL WILL BE HAVING THEIR ANNUAL  PINK OUT FOOTBALL GAME ON FRIDAY OCT 24TH. FROM 5:30 UNTIL HALFTIME, THEY WILL BE HOSTING A "PINK FEST" INCLUDING EVENTS SUCH AS THROWING PIES AT TEACHERS OR PAINTING PINK PUMPKINS. KICK-OFF IS AT 7 PM, AND BEFORE THIS WE WILL ALSO BE HONORING A LOCAL BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR AND GIVING HER A PINK FOOTBALL. ALL FUNDRAISING DONE BY THE CONNECTORS WILL BE DONATED TO THE SUSAN G. KOMEN FOUNDATION.

10/25/14

THE TIOGA COUNTY HOMELESS INITIATIVE WILL BE HOLDING AT CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW ON SATURDAY OCTOBER 25TH FROM 9AM TILL 3PM AT THE TIOGA COUNTY FAIR GROUNDS IN WHITNEYVILLE.  LUNCH WILL BE AVAILABLE. ADMISSION IS $1.00

10/25/14

THERE WILL BE A CHICKEN AND BISCUIT DINNER ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25 FROM 5-7PM AT THE FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH OF PAINTED POST130 WEST WATER STREET PAINTED POST, NY DINE IN OR TAKE OUTADULTS $8, BIG KIDS $5, LITTLE KIDS FREE!

10/25/14

THERE WILL BE A RABIES AND SHOT CLINIC FOR DOGS, CATS AND HORSES AT ANNETTE'S MANSFIELD AGWAY  ON SATURDAY OCT. 25TH FROM 2 - 4PM.  PLEASE HAVE CATS IN CARRIERS AND DOGS ON LEASHES. SPONSORED BY ANNETTE'S MANSFIELD AGWAY, DR. KREGER FROM THE WELLSBORO VETERINARY HOSPITAL AND SECOND CHANCE ANIMAL SANCTUARY

10/28/14

THE TIOGA CO CONSERVATION DISTRICT, THROUGH A PACD MINI-ED GRANT, WILL BE HOLDING AN INTERSEEDER FIELD DAY AT THE HESS FARM IN MILLERTON ON OCTOBER 28 FROM 10 -11:30. GREG ROTH FROM PENN STATE WILL BE SPEAKING ABOUT THE DEMONSTRATION PLOTS THAT WERE PLANTED. THE COVER CROP INTERSEEDER AND APPLICATOR WAS DESIGNED BY PENN STATE TO HELP CULTIVATE COVER CROPS IN AREAS WITH SHORTER GROWING SEASONS WHERE IT IS CHALLENGING TO ESTABLISH AFTER HARVEST. THE BENEFITS INCLUDE DOING THE JOB OF 3 IMPLEMENTS, SAVING LABOR, TIME AND FUEL. IT HAS THE CAPABILITY TO SIDEDRESS NITROGEN, APPLY HERBICIDE DIRECTLY WHERE IT IS NEEDED AND PLANT A COVER CROP IN BETWEEN THE ROWS OF KNEE-HIGH CORN. JOIN US AT 401 WALES RD, MILLERTON. LOOK FOR SIGNS. A LIGHT LUNCH WILL BE SERVED. RSVPS APPRECIATED. CONTACT ANDREA BOYCE @ 570-724-1801 EXT. 110 OR ABOYCE@TIOGACOUNTYPA.US

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

10/31/14

SOLDIERS + SAILORS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL HAS TEAMED UP WITH DUNHAM’S TO PRESENT THE SHOPPING SPECTACULAR OF THE SEASON SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 1. FUNDS RAISED SUPPORT THE NEW CANCER! FROM 6:30 - 9:30 PM, DUNHAM’S DEPARTMENT AND FURNITURE STORES WILL BE OPEN EXCLUSIVELY TO SOIRÉE TICKET HOLDERS. TICKET HOLDERS ENJOY A 20 PERCENT SHOPPING DISCOUNT, DOOR PRIZES, HANDS-ON CRAFT AND COOKING DEMONSTRATIONS, APPETIZERS, LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AND FREE GIFT-WRAPPING! TICKETS ARE $15. TO PURCHASE TICKETS, CALL (570) 723-0191 OR STOP INTO DUNHAM’S DEPARTMENT STORE TODAY

11/1/14

THERE WILL BE A VETERANS’ BREAKFAST ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1ST AT THE MORRIS SOCIAL HALL NEXT TO FIREHOUSE ON RT. 287, STARTING AT 9:00AM INCLUDING FREE BREAKFAST, MUSICAL NUMBERS, AND MORE.  THE BREAKFAST IS OPEN TOVETERANS, ACTIVE DUTY AND FAMILIES PLEASE JOIN US:  QUEST SPEAKER WILL BE PAUL D. DRAKE U.S. ARMY SPECIALIST 5TH CLASS, SERVED IN VIETNAM WAR

11/7/14

A TURKEY DINNER WITH ALL THE TRIMMINGS AND HOMEMADE DESSERTS WILL BE HELD AT THE WELLSBORO UNITED METHODIST CHURCH ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7, 2015 FROM 4:30 TO 7:00. COST :$8.00

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  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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