Lottery basket to be chanced off

SHAMOKIN - Members of Luzerne County Community College's Trailblazers team, part of the Coal Region Relay for Life, are selling changes on a lottery ticket Easter basket with more than $200 worth of tickets inside.

Tickets are $2 each, three for $5 and 15 for $20. The basket will be chanced off Wednesday, April 16, at 4 p.m.. Tickets are available from any Student Guild Association member or the LCCC Shamokin office on the fourth floor of the Northumberland County Career and Arts Building.

Special Athletes Easter egg hunt

MOUNT CARMEL - The Mount Carmel Celebration of Special Athletes Committee will hold its 10th annual Easter egg hunt at noon Saturday, April 12, at Town Park. Individuals of all ages with intellectual and developmental disabilities are encouraged to participate.

The event is again being co-sponsored by the motorcycle club, "The Unknown Riders." It is a kickoff to the Mount Carmel Celebration of Special Athletes' 20th annual day of events to be held Saturday, June 7, at the Mount Carmel Area High School Stadium.

Those attending the egg hunt need not be a participant in the Celebration of Special Athletes' day of events. Registration for the egg hunt is not required.

Call Tara Avellino at 570-205-1004 or 570-495-2006 with any questions.