Circus coming to Herndon

HERNDON - Walker International Events Inc. will present a circus at the Herndon Ball Field this weekend.

The traditional circus, which is sponsored by Herndon Fire Company No. 1, will feature acrobats, animals, aerialists, comedy and feats of agility.

Performances will be held at 3 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

Tickets can be purchased by calling 570-758-3481 or by visiting the fire company or Gratz National Bank, Herndon branch. For more information, visit

Meet the teacher night planned

COAL TOWNSHIP - Shamokin Area Elementary School Meet the Teacher Nights are planned for mid-September as follows:

Monday, Sept. 15: first grade, 6 p.m., Annex; fourth grade, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 16: second grade, 6 p.m.; fifth grade, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept. 17: third grade, 6 p.m.; sixth grade, 7 p.m.

Each night, a book fair will be held on the stage from 6 to 8 p.m.