Anniversary committee to meet

SHAMOKIN - The bi-weekly meeting of the Shamokin 150th Anniversary Committee will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at Independence Fire Co., Market and Arch streets. New members are welcome. Ongoing plans for the July 5 celebration will be discussed.

A fundraiser featuring Jim Yurick's Firehouse Burgers will be held from 4 p.m. to ? Saturday at the Independence Fire Co.

Gardeners invited to public meeting

SHAMOKIN - A public meeting will be held at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Shamokin-Coal Township Public Library, 210 E. Independence St., for gardeners interested in helping with the Seeds of Freedom Accessible Garden at Claude Kehler Community Park.

Shroud of Turin video to air

MOUNT CARMEL - The Rev. Frank Karwacki will show a video entitled "Jesus and the Shroud of Turin" at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish hall, 41 S. Market St.

Karwacki said it has the latest scientific analysis of the shroud, along with a presentation of how it has influenced artists over the centuries as they have depicted Jesus.

"It is a very powerful and inspiring work," he said, noting he has permission to air it for study purposes.

Karwacki will present study sheets and lead the discussion.