Recycling pickup day changed

SHAMOKIN - The City of Shamokin's street department will pick up curbside recycling in Zone 1 - everything west of Market Street - on Wednesday. Recyclables must by curbside by 7 a.m. The pickup is scheduled one day early due to the Independence Day holiday Thursday.

Officials warn about project zone

MOUNT CARMEL - The borough is asking all residents to stay away from the Shamokin Creek construction project work zone (under the viaduct to behind the Stadium Car Wash.) This is a very dangerous area for ATV riders, joggers, dog walkers and others.

There have been several close calls involving young ATV riders in the work zone. Parents are asked to inform all children to stay away from the work zone for safety reasons.

Butterfly workshop at Degenstein

SUNBURY - The Penn State Master Gardeners of Northumberland and Snyder counties will be presenting a butterfly workshop at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Degenstein Library, 40 S. Fifth St.

Topics to be discussed will include butterflies and building a backyard habitat. To register, call the Penn State Extension Office at 988-3950.