Festival meeting postponed

MOUNT CARMEL - The festival committee meeting scheduled for 6:30 p.m. today at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church has been postponed.

The meeting is set for 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 30, at the church social hall.

Anniversary committee meeting set

SHAMOKIN - The Shamokin 150th Anniversary Committee will meet at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Independence Fire Association, Market and Arch streets. New members and interested citizens are always welcome.

Lifeguard training planned

MOUNT CARMEL - An American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Certification Class will begin Friday at Mount Carmel Area High School swimming pool. Successful participants will receive certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid Training and AED. There is a fee for the course, which will run for several sessions. To register or for more information, call Megan deManincor at 570-274-2334 or email mxzarick@yahoo.com.

Church to honor canonized popes

MOUNT CARMEL - Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church will hold a benediction and novena in honor of the canonizations of Popes John Paul II and Pope John XXIII, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, at the church, 47 S. Market St.

The Rev. Frank Karwacki will lead the service. The public is welcome.

Ladies spring seminar planned

TREVOTON - A ladies spring seminar will be held Saturday at First Baptist Church of Trevorton.

Guest speaker/soloist will be Mona Maura. Her topic is "Fruit of the Spirit." All women are welcome.

Registration will begin at 9 a.m. Call 570-797-1627 for information or pre-registration.