Volunteers sought today

MOUNT CARMEL - Volunteers are needed to help at the Mount Carmel bike park today at 4:30 p.m. Anyone interested in lending a hand is to meet at 4:30 p.m. at the east end of Fifth Street along Route 61. If possible, bring tools to clear brush. For updates on the project, visit the Office of the Borough of Mount Carmel Mayor on Facebook.

Seminarian to speak on Mary tonight

MOUNT CARMEL - Seminarian Matthew Cannon will speak on "Mary, the Mother of Jesus, as the Perfect Disciple" at 6:30 p.m. today in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Hall, 41 S. Market St.

He will demonstrate how people can become "better disciples of Jesus by reflecting on her discipleship."

Refreshments will be served and the public is welcome.

Pool rates reduced starting Friday

SHAMOKIN - Starting Friday, admission rates at the Lawton W. Shroyer Memorial Swimming Pool will be reduced to $3 for adults, $2 for students, $1.50 for toddlers (ages 2 to 4), $2 for senior citizens and $1.50 for spectators.

OLOL class of '74 reservations

COAL TOWNSHIP - The deadline for reservations to attend the 40th year reunion of Our Lady of Lourdes Regional High School class of 1974 has been extended to Friday.

Any class member who has not registered can contact Jeff Hager at jhager@ptd.net or call 570-850-5496.

SCA Class of '89 reminder

Members of Southern Columbia Area High School Class of 1989 are reminded that the deadline to RSVP for the Sept. 13 class reunion is Friday, Aug. 29.

Anyone who wants to RSVP or needs more information can contact Anita (Breech) Rose at 570-356-2166.