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Republican Party CC Announces Headquarters Times

LOCK HAVEN — Vicki Adams, director of the Clinton County Republican Party Elections Headquarters, announced that the headquarters, located at 7 First St., the former Walkers hardware store across the train tracks from Wendy’s, will be open Fridays from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Adams noted that she was looking for more volunteers to expand hours and days of operation. Those interested in volunteering are encouraged to call or text Republican Elections Headquarters at 570-560-9171.

The Electoral Center provides assistance with registering to vote, changing a party’s registration, and completing forms to request mail-in and mail-in ballots. Candidate court signs and literature and political items currently including flags and hats are also available.

For information on upcoming events and signage availability, visit the Clinton County Republican Party Election Center or call 570-560-9171


autumn festival

SNOW SHOE – The 15th Annual Fall Snowshoe Festival and Car Show will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Snow Shoe Park in Snow Shoe.

Breakfast will be served from 07:00 to 10:00. There will be a craft and flea market, vendors, a Chinese auction, face painting and other activities. There will be a car show, live music, children’s activities, barbecue chicken and much more. All proceeds will go to the Veterans Memorial Fund.

Admission is free, as is parking. Call 814-571-3446 for more information or check out Snow Shoe Fall Festival on Facebook.

Primitive Bingo

LOGANTON – The Sugar Valley Lions Club will host Primitive Bingo at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 22 at SVVFC Firehouse Banquet Hall, 24 W. Anthony St., Loganton.

Food is available. There will be tear tickets, a 50/50 and a Chinese auction. Advance tickets are $30. For more information, contact Holly at 570-367-9527 or Bob at 570-725-3665.

All proceeds will go to the Sugar Valley Lions Club to help those less fortunate.

Bingo to benefit a local man on October 2

LOCK HAVEN – A benefit bingo will be held on Sunday, October 2 at the Dunnstown Fire Station, 70 Woodward Ave., Lock Haven.

Doors open at 11 a.m. with tickets costing $20 in advance and $25 at the door. Rip tickets will be sold before and during the games, as well as a Chinese auction and food is available for purchase.

Proceeds will benefit Jason who was involved in an accidental shooting. He remained in intensive care for 11 days before being transferred to a regular care floor. He won’t be able to work for a while and, according to his family, hospital bills and basic expenses are piling up.

For tickets or to donate a basket to the auction, call Sarah Emahiser at 570-927-2476 or Liz Gill at 570-660-2427.

intermediate state

Operation Candy Buyback from the orthodontic host

McELHATTAN – Lock Haven’s Mid-State Orthodontics will host Operation Candy Buyback from November 1 through November 4. Mid-State Orthodontics will buy your leftover Halloween candy for $1 a pound! Candy goes to deployed soldiers – sending troops a taste of home!

Please stop by anytime between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. at his office located next to the Linnippi Trail in McElhattan. Deposits are welcome from Tuesday November 1st and Thursday November 3rd. Mid-State will also be buying candy at its State College office on Wednesday, Nov. 2, between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m., located at 1951 Pine Hall. Road, Suite 200.

The Covenant Cafe will meet on September 20

LOCK HAVEN — The Covenant Cafe, an early-stage Alzheimer’s disease activity group, will meet on Tuesday, September 20 from 1-3 p.m. Weather permitting, the group will meet at the Covenant United Methodist Church, 44 W. Main St., Lock Haven before 12:50 p.m. to carpool to Riverview Park in Woodward Township.

After a picnic, Master Gardener Amy Strong will give a presentation on flower arranging. Guest volunteer Barb Hendricks will lead a seated exercise class using pool noodles. Ice cream sundaes will complete the afternoon. In case of bad weather, all activities will take place at the church.

The Covenant Cafe is a joint venture between the Outreach and Witness Committee of Covenant United Methodist, the Alzheimer’s Support Group and the Alzheimer’s Association.

Participants in this group have the opportunity to participate in social and physical stimulation programs that will help them stay as active as possible. New members are always welcome.

Individuals and families interested in participating in this special program are encouraged to contact Fran Decker, MSW at (570) 748-4302 or (570) 263-2084 or [email protected] for more information.

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