Noteworthy: Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Marine Corps League meeting today
SHAMOKIN - The Marine Corps League, Black Diamond Detachment 846, will meet at 7 p.m. today at the Knights of Columbus hall, 400 E. Independence St. Membership is open to men and women, officers and enlisted men, active duty, Reserve Marines, honorably discharged Marine Veterans, and qualified FMF Corpsmen.
Student artwork on display at bank
SHAMOKIN - As a member of the Northumberland County Council for the Arts and Humanities, Northwestern Academy is the latest to showcase student talent through an art exhibit at Susquehanna Bank, 300 E. Independence St. The exhibit is on display until May 22; the public can view it during normal banking hours.
The exhibit provides opportunity for students to showcase their talents in art, creative writing skills, construction and creative craft activities. The students contributed not only works of art but reflective writings about their experiences and issues they are facing.
Northwestern Academy provides residential care to students placed from contracted counties in Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Early dismissal at Shamokin Area
SHAMOKIN - Friday will be an Act 80 Day early dismissal day for Shamokin Area students. The middle/high school will dismiss at 12:18 p.m. and the elementary will dismiss at 12:45 p.m. K-4 PM students will have class.
Food pantry distribution Saturday
MOUNT CARMEL - The Mount Carmel Food Pantry will hold its monthly distribution from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Notary Shop, 215 S. Oak St., for borough residents who have signed up in the past.
Residents at the Midrise are asked to meet in the lobby at 11 a.m.
Yard sale date set in Mount Carmel
MOUNT CARMEL - The borough's annual communitywide yard sale is set for 7 a.m. until ? on Saturday, June 15.