Shamokin Area board meeting set

COAL TOWNSHIP - The regular monthly meeting of the board of directors of the Shamokin Area School District will be held at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, in the board conference room.

All monthly board meetings now start at 7:30 p.m.

Meet and greet the poet

SUNBURY - Poet Jerry Wemple will read from his latest collection, "The Artemas Poems," from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Degenstein Community Library.

A meet-and-greet dinner will be held from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. the same day at the Hotel Edison.

For more information, contact the organizer of the event, Melanie Simms, at