Civil War roundtable Thursday

SUNBURY - The Susquehanna Civil War Roundtable will feature "The History of the Grand Army of the Potomac" presented by Harrisburg historian David Klinepeter at 7 p.m. Thursday at the Degenstein Library, 40 S. 5th St.

A short business meeting precedes the program. All are welcome. For further information, contact Greg Kline at 717-571-6877.

30th miners picnic planned

HEGINS - The 30th annual Bootleggers' Independent Coal Miners Picnic will begin at noon Saturday, Aug. 9 at Hegins Park, rain or shine. A hot meal is served at 4 p.m. DJ Gold Dust, Old Gold, The Breaker Boys and Red Halo will provide entertainment.

This year's annual mug will feature a photo in memory of Kenny "Simmy" Wolfgang and in honor of Bob "Duffy" Wolfgang. Other names on the mug are in memory of: Russ Horoshak, Sr., 1983; Willard L. Clark, 2011; Allan R. "Red" Kramer, 2011; Monroe Lucas, 2012; Wallace E. "Wally" Knorr, 2012; Alvin "Chap" Shade, 2012; Earl S. Deeter, 2013; Richard R. "Tippy" Klouser, 2013; Terry L. "Hershey" Reightler, 2013; James L. Bender, 2013; Charles L. Kimmel, 2013; George E. Mervine, 2013; and Raymond E. "Ramie" Deeter, 2014.

For information on mugs or tickets, call David A. Lucas, 570-682-9140.