Noteworthy: Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Class reunion meeting set
ATLAS - A class reunion meeting for Mount Carmel Area classes from the early 1980s will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Pine Burr Inn, Route 61. Call Cathy Besser at 570-556-9851 with questions or visit the group's page on Facebook.
Reading programs planned
SHAMOKIN - The Shamokin-Coal Township Public Library's Summer Reading Program begins at 10:30 a.m. June 25.
The program will continue each Wednesday through Aug. 6, with the exception of July 2.
Registration is required. Visit the library at 210 E. Independence St. to pick up program materials.
The theme revolves around science: "Fizz, Boom, Bam, Read!" Children of all ages are welcome, accompanied by an adult. Programs include stories, crafts, snacks, guests and prizes.
"Einstein Explains it All" will be the focus June 25, with a reading from the great man himself. Master gardener Tom Reed will bring a composting and worm bin July 9. "The Amazing Magi" will be featured July 16 and "Science and Magic" with magician Eddy Ray July 23. "Take a Tromp Through the Swamp" will be presented by Tom Sieling July 30. An end-of-summer reading party will be held Aug. 6, when participants may share what they learned.
A concurrent summer reading program will be held for children with advanced reading skills. All programs are sponsored by the Shamokin Area Education Association.
Healing Mass set for today
MOUNT CARMEL - The Rev. Bill McCarthy MSA, who teaches at Holy Apostles Seminary, Cromwell, Conn., will celebrate Mass with prayers for healing at 7 p.m. today at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 47 S. Market St.