Senior spring fling planned

MOUNT CARMEL - The Mount Carmel Senior Action Center will hold its annual spring fling Thursday, May 22. Everyone 55 and older is welcome.

Doors open for the event at 4:45 p.m., and a spaghetti and meatball dinner will be served at 5:30 p.m. Music and dancing to 50s and 60s music will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

The cost for the dinner and dance is $8 and reservations will be accepted until Friday. To reserve a place, call Nicole at 570-339-4457.

Street sweeper coming to Locust Gap

ATLAS - The Mount Carmel Township Board of Supervisors asks village residents to remove their vehicles from the streets for the street sweeper.

The street sweeper will operate Thursday on the playground side and Friday on the firehouse side.

All cars not removed from the street on the designated day will receive a $15 ticket.

Registration for Pre-K set

COAL TOWNSHIP - Shamokin Area School District is taking appointments for registration for its 2014-15 Pre-K program being held Thursday at the Shamokin Area Elementary School.

Call the elementary school office at 570-648-5721, extension 2900, as soon as possible to make an appointment.

Children must be 4 years old by the first day of school, tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 2, to qualify.

Rabies clinic available

NUMIDIA - The Locust Township Police Officer's Association is hosting a rabies clinic for dogs and cats in cooperation with the veterinarian and staff from the Ringtown Valley Veterinary Hospital.

The clinic will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the police station, 1223A Numidia Drive. The cost is $10 per pet. Other vaccines will also be available upon request. All dogs must be on a leash and all cats must be in a pet carrier.

For more information, call the police at 799-5806 or e-mail with any questions or to confirm how many shots are needed. Additional updates on the event will be posted on the police department's Facebook page.