Scouts signups scheduled

SHAMOKIN - Signups for Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday at St. John's United Church of Christ, 117 N. Eighth St. (use the Grant Street entrance at the rear of the church). Participants must be in at least first grade to participate. The Scouting schedule is flexible and will work around sports and other activities.

Change in CCD start announced

MOUNT CARMEL - Because Mount Carmel Area is not holding classes Sept. 22, CCD classes will begin Sept. 28 for sixth, seventh and eighth grades and Sept 29 for first through and including fifth grades. All classes are from 5:45 to 7 p.m. All new students must call Karen Harris at 570-339-1317 for a registration form. Letters containing registration forms will be set out to all previously registered students and must be returned ASAP. All checks are to made out to MCA CCD.

Haas Center's skies 'pouring paint'

BLOOMSBURG - A new exhibit in Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania's Haas Gallery will open visitors' eyes to the skies. Paintings by Dale Inglett, "Other Skies," will be on display today through Oct. 9, with an opening reception from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. The exhibit will be open Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Admission is free.

Inglett earned a Master in Fine Arts degree from University of Georgia's Lamar Dodd School of Art and is an associate professor of art at Alfred University in his home state of New York. His work has been shown in many exhibits, including The Memorial Art Gallery in New York, Twin Kittens Gallery in Atlanta, Ga., and The Georgia Museum of Art.

For more information, contact Scott Roper, associate director, at 570-389-4708 or