Pre-K registration at Shamokin Area

COAL TOWNSHIP - Shamokin Area School District is now taking appointments for registration Thursday, May 15, at the Shamokin Area Elementary building, for the 2014-15 Pre-K for 4-year-olds program.

Parents are asked to call the elementary office at 570-648-5721, extension 2900, as soon as possible to make an appointment. To qualify, children must be 4 years old by the first day of school, which is tentatively Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Clover Hose egg hunt Sunday

MOUNT CARMEL - The annual Clover Hose Company Easter egg hunt is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Mount Carmel baseball fields, Railroad and Hickory streets, for all local children up to 10 years of age.

The event is open to people of the Mount Carmel area every year as a way of expressing appreciation to the community for supporting local fire departments and emergency personnel. The event includes a visit from the Easter Bunny and the Clover's mascot, the Green Gator.

Children will roam through the baseball field to collect eggs. Every child who attends the egg hunt will receive a gift.

When driving into the complex, please use the Market street entrance by the Mount Carmel Swimming Pool. Also remember to watch for children and allow for passage of the fire apparatus when parking.