Noteworthy: Monday, Aug. 18, 2014
Elysburg Rotary plans 5K run
ELYSBURG - The Elysburg Rotary Club will hold its annual 5K run Monday, Sept. 1 at the All Home Days park in Elysburg.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. There is a registration fee of $18.
Special service, concert at Himmel's
REBUCK - Himmel's Church will host the Barbers from the International Cowboy Church Alliance Network during a 9 a.m. worship service and 7 p.m. concert Sunday, Aug. 24. Both will be held in the church grove. The theme is "Spreading the love of Jesus, the cowboy way."
The public is invited to praise the Lord in the beauty of the outdoors. Some seating is available, but the church recommends bringing lawn chairs. Refreshments will be served after the worship service and prior to the concert.
In case of inclement weather, the service and/or concert will be held in the church sanctuary. For more information, call 570-758-4610.
Fundraiser for Army veteran
SHAMOKIN - Villains Motorcycle Club of Shamokin will host a benefit run and party Saturday, Aug. 30 in support of Army veteran Cory Thompson, of Shamokin. Thompson was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident in July and is still recovering from major injuries.
A benefit run will leave from the Wayside Inn at 11 a.m., with registration from 9 to 10:45 a.m. The run will end at the RCA grounds in Ranshaw, where a benefit party will take place.
The cost of the benefit run is $20 per rider and $10 per passenger, with all types of vehicles welcome. The cost to attend the benefit party, without participating in the ride, is $10 per person.
The cost includes food, refreshments and live entertainment at the party.