12/08/2017 - 12/09/2017 - JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM is a free a narrated wagon ride to 8 live scenes enacting the events surrounding the birth of Jesus at the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church on Friday, December 8th and Saturday, December 9th from 6 to 9 PM each evening. The church is located at the corner of Church and Warren Streets in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania. Cookies and hot beverages are served back at the church.

11/17/2017 - 11/18/2017 - GENE MCGUIRE, A FORMER PENNSYLVANIA INMATE AND TUNKHANNOCK AREA NATIVE will share his story and current status at the North Street Community Church on Friday, November 17th at 7 PM and Saturday, November 18th at 2:30 PM. Commandment 11 will perform a concert and pizza fest will be held at 5:30 Friday night. The church is located at 177 North Street in Canton, Pennsylvania. Gene McGuire is the author of "Unchackled: From Ruin to Redemption." He has appreared on the 700 Club and numerous speaking engagements throughout the country. All events are free. Presented by the Canton Minister's Network.

11/17/2017 - THE NORTHERN TIER SYMPHONY will present a concert of Hansel and Gretel excerpts at the Peckville Assembly of God on Friday, November 17th at 8 PM. The church is located at 3364 Scranton-Carbondale Highway in Blakely, Pennsylvania. Tickets $10 adult, $5 studen and children under 12 free. Handicapped accessible.

11/17/17 - 11/19/17 - A SINGLE PARENT FAMILY RETREAT will be held at the Montrose Bible Conference from Friday, November 17th to Sunday, November 19th. A stress free weekend to fellowship with other single parent families with meals, appropriate teaching for all ages, lots of laughter, plus practical Bible-based sessions for parents. The Montrose Bible Conference is located at 218 Locust Street in Montrose, Pennsylvania. For more information call 570-278-1001 or visit www.MontroseBible.org. Discounted retreat fees per person: $100 adults $30 teens age 13-18.

11/18/2017 - A ROAST BEEF DINNER will be served at the First Congregational UCC in Harford, Pennsylvania on Saturday, November 18th from 3 to 6:30 PM. Roast beef dinner with mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, cole slaw, roll and pie. Adults $10, ages 5 to 12 $5 and under 5 free. There will also be a bake sale.

11/18/2017 - THE 3rd ANNUAL HOLIDAY BAZAAR will be held at Faith Mountain Christian Academy on Saturday, November 18th from 9 AM to 2 PM. Refreshments will be available. Faith Mountain Christian Academy is located at 957 Main Street in New Milford, Pennsylvania. Vendor space is available - call 570-881-9183 for more information.

11/18/2017 - A MEN'S BIBLE STUDY will be held at the First Baptist Church of Hallstead on Saturday, November 18th at 9 AM. The church is located at 96 Pine Street in Hallstead, Pennsylvania. Monthly meeting for men of all ages.

11/18/2017 - SURVIVING THE HOLIDAYS - A GRIEFSHARES INSTRUCTION VIDEO and group discussion to help you survive and even enjoy the holiday seaon when you are grieving the loss of a loved takes place at the Sheldon Funeral Home on Saturday, November 18th at 2 PM. The Sheldon Funeral Home is located at 155 Church Street in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania. For more information call 570-869-1350. Or 570-746-3976. No cost, open to all.

11/18/2017 - A DONATION FAMILY STYLE BREAKFAST FEATURING LOCH'S MAPLE SYRUP will be held at the Springville United Methodist Church on Saturday, November 18th from 7 to 10 AM.

11/18/2017 - THE 23RD ANNUAL LADIES CHRISTMAS CRAFT WORKSHOP will be held at the Springville Baptist Church on Saturday, November 18th from 9 AM to 12:30 PM. Choose from a variety of Make-It/Take-It crafts, enjoy refreshments and lunch as well a devotional from Wilma Sullivan. Please contact the church by November 14th to let them know you are planning to attend by calling 570-965-2163. The church is located at 184 Loch Road in Springville, Pennsylvania. Make-It/Take-It crafts include painted gift bags, scented mug mats, popsicle stick baskets and an acorn Christmas ornaments. There will also be demonstrations on making a fabric wreath and tipsy pot centerpiece as well as farm house decorating,

11/18/2017 - A HALF OFF BOOK SALE will be held at the Broome County Public Library on Saturday, November 18th from 9 AM to 3 PM. The library is located at 185 Court Street in Binghamton.

11/19/2017 - THOMPSON BAPTIST CHURCH'S 150th ANNIVERSARY will be observed on Sunday, November 19th. Sunday School is at 9:45 AM, 10:45 AM the service is brought forth by former Pastor John Sandau followed by a luncheon at noon. At 2 PM there will be a service with testimonials and recognition of guests brought forth by former Pastor Jerry Safstrom. The church is located at 219 Jackson Street in Thompson, Pennsylvania.

11/22/2017 - STATE REPRESENTIVE TINA PICKETT'S STAFF will be available at Heft's Buy and Sell in Lawton on Wednesday, November 22nd from 10 AM to 12 PM for those interested in learning more about state legislation, programs or services.

11/22/2017 - A THANKSGIVING EVE WORSHIP SERVICE will be held at Immanuel Baptist Church on Wednesay, November 22nd at 7 PM. The church is located at 25 Zerby Avenue in Edwardsville, Pennsylvania.

11/23/2017 - GRIEFSHARE SUPPORT GROUP meetings will be held at the Sheldon Funeral Home on Thursday evenings from 7 to 8:30 PM through December 14th. You may begin the group at any point during your grief journey. The Sheldon Funeral Home is located at 155 Church Street in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania. For more information call 570-869-1350. GriefShare is supported by the Braintrim Baptist Church.

11/23/2017 - A FREE COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER will be served at the Seven Loaves Soup Kitchen at 51 Warren Street in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania on Thursday, November 23rd from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Sponsored by Tunkhannock Assembly of God Church. Reservations appreciated but not required by leaving a message at the church at 570-836-2470. Or call 570-575-2129 or 570-466-7586.

11/23/2017 - A FREE COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER will be served at 1361 Main Street in Susquehanna, Pennsylvania on Thursday, November 23rd from 12 to 3 PM.

11/23/2017 - A FREE THANKSGIVING MEAL will be served at the South Montrose Community Church on Thursday, November 23rd from 12 to 2 PM.

11/25/2017 - 11/26/2017 - THE MADRIGAL CHOIR OF BINGHAMTON presents Celebrate the Child: Lessons and Carols for Chritsmas at the Church of the Holy Trinity on Saturday, November 25th at 7:30 PM and Sunday, November 26th at 3 PM. The church is located at 346 Prospect Street in Binghamton. Tickets available at the door or CheBella Fine Arts/Allstate Glass in the Kost Plaza at 1235 Upper Front Street in Binghamton or at Beyond the Print at 216 Main Street in Vestal. For group tickets of ten or more email tickets@madrigalchoir.com.

11/26/2017 - A CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING CEREMONY will be held at the First Congregational UCC of Harford with the Cub and Boy Scouts of Pack 98 on Sunday, November 26th at 6 PM. Free hot dogs and hot cocoa bar and activities for children. Including a wreath toss, tug of war between Santa and Elves. Prayers will be asked and placed on special cards to decorate a tree in the church's sanctuary.

11/26/2017 - THE BINGHAMTON FIGURE SKATING CLUB OFFERS ICE SKATING LESSONS at the SUNY Broome Community College Ice Center on Saturday mornings from 10 to 11 AM. Lessons are taught in six week series through March. To register or for more information visit BinghamtonFigureSkating.org.

11/26/2017 - A FREE MOVIE NIGHT WITH LAST FLIGHT OUT! takes place at the Central Baptist Church of Greene on Sunday, November 26th at 6:30 PM. Popcorn and beverages provided. The church is located at 37 South Chenango Street in Greene, New York.

11/30/2017 - GRIEFSHARE SUPPORT GROUP meetings will be held at the Sheldon Funeral Home on Thursday evenings from 7 to 8:30 PM through December 14th. You may begin the group at any point during your grief journey. The Sheldon Funeral Home is located at 155 Church Street in Wyalusing, Pennsylvania. For more information call 570-869-1350. GriefShare is supported by the Braintrim Baptist Church.

12/1/2017 - 12/03/2017 - A LIVING NATIVITY will be held at South New Milford Baptist Church on Friday, December 1st, Saturday, December 2nd and Sunday, December 3rd from 6:30 to 8:30 PM each evening. This free event features a 10 scene outdoor guided tour, Christmas carols and refreshements. The church is located at 2967 Harford Road near New Milford, Pennsylvania. Dress warmly. For more information call 570-434-2101 or visit www.snmbc.org.

12/02/2017 - 12/03/2017 - A LIVING CHRISTMAS VILLAGE will be held at Grace Bible Church in Dunmore on Saturday, December 2nd and Sunday, December 3rd from 4 to 7 PM each day. This free event for familes will feature live music, a Live Nativity, hot cocoa and cookies. For more information visit www.gracebiblepa.com. Or call 570-342-5651. The church is located behind Sheetz gas station next to PSU Worthington.

12/2/2017 - A CHRISTMAS CANTATA PRESENTED BY SIX AREA CHURCHES takes place at the Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church on Friday, December 1st at 7:30 PM and on Saturday, December 2nd at Bentley Creek Wesleyan Church at 7 PM. Churches performing "Oh Little Town of Bethlehem" include: Berrytown Wesleyan Church, Bentley Creek Baptist Church, Bentley Creek Wesleyan Church, Mount Pisgah Wesleyan Church, Victory Church in Troy and the Wellsburg Community Church. Free.

12/2/2017 - THE ST. PETERSBURG MEN'S ENSEMBLE FROM RUSSIA will perform at the Marathon United Methodist Church on Saturday, December 2nd. There will be a dinner served at 6 PM followed by the concert of hymns and folk music at 7 PM. A free will offering will be received to support the Men's Ensemble's ministry. The church is located at 27 Main Street in Marathon, New York.

12/2/2017 - THE NORTHERN TIER SYMPHONY will present a concert of Hansel and Gretel excerpts at the Tunkhannock Middle School on Saturday, December 2nd 17th at 8 PM. The school is located at 200 Franklin Avenue in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania. Adults $10, student $5 and children under 12 free.

12/3/2017 - THE ANNUAL PRESENTATION OF "CHRISTMAS IN MONTROSE" BY THE MONTROSE COMMUNITY CHORALE will be presented at the First Presbyterian Church at 367 Church Street in Montrose on Sunday, December 3rd at 3 PM. A free will offering will be received to benefit the community. Thomas Welch is the director and accompanist is Kristen Burkhart. Jacob Myers, baritone, will be the guest soloist. Eileen Torres, cellist, will accompany the Chorale in a holiday number. A giant chocolate rocking horse from Chocolates by Leopold will be this year's raffle item (tickets available from any Chorale member or at the door). Refreshments served in the Missionary Room.

12/3/2017 - A LUNCH CONCERT WITH TREASURE will take place at the Conklin Ave First Baptist Church on Sunday, December 3rd at 2 PM. The church is located at 269 Conklin Avenue in Binghamton. CAFB PotLuck lunch followed by Treasure (Contemporary Christian Band)

12/08/2017 - 12/09/2017 - JOURNEY TO BETHLEHEM is a free a narrated wagon ride to 8 live scenes enacting the events surrounding the birth of Jesus at the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church on Friday, December 8th and Saturday, December 9th from 6 to 9 PM each evening. Cookies and hot beverages are served back at the church.

12/8/2017 - TRIBUTE QUARTET'S CHRISTMAS CONCERT will be held at the First Baptist Church at 38 Canal Street in Port Crane, New York on Friday, December 8th at 7 PM. Doors open at 6 PM. A free will offering will be received.

12/8/2017 - A FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT is held on the second Friday of each month from 7 to 9 PM at Our Fathers House, 1820 Church Avenue in Scranton. Refreshments will be served. For more information call 570-241-8350.

12/9/2017 - THE SOUTHERN TIER CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY CHOIR WILL PRESENT A CHRISTMAS CONCERT at the First Presbyterian Church in Endicott, New York on Saturday, December 9th at 7 PM. Admission is free however there will be a donation at the door. For more information look for Southern Tier Christian Community Choir on Facebook.

12/13/2017 - AN ADVENT ORGAN MEDITATION will take place at the First Presbyterian Church at 367 Church Street in Montrose on Wednesday, December 13th at noon. Martha Denkenberger will be the orgainst. A soup and bread luncheon will follow in the Fellowship Hall.

12/15/2017 - A JOSH OLDAKER CHRISTMAS CONCERT will be held at the Living Word Baptist Church on Friday, December 15th at 7 PM. The church is located at 40 Hess Lane in Sweet Valley, Pennsylvania.

12/20/2017 - AN ADVENT ORGAN MEDITATION featuring Evelyn and Richard VanAuken will take place at the First Presbyterian Church at 367 Church Street in Montrose on Wednesday, December 20th at noon. A soup and bread luncheon will follow in the Fellowship Hall.

12/20/2017 - THE OWEGO CHRISTIAN WOMEN'S CLUB'S LADIES LUNCHEON will be held at the Owego Treadway on Route 17C in Owego, New York on Wednesdy, December 20th from 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM. For more information call 607-785-0048. Or email donalady077@yahoo.com. Adults $14.

12/31/2017 - THE BINGHAMTON FIGURE SKATING CLUB OFFERS ICE SKATING LESSONS at the SUNY Broome Community College Ice Center on Saturday mornings from 10 to 11 AM. Lessons are taught in six week series through March. To register or for more information visit BinghamtonFigureSkating.org.

4/29/2018 - THE MADRIGAL CHOIR OF BINGHAMTON will present favorite songs of the past 40 years at the United Presbyterian Church at 42 Chenango Street in Binghamton on Sunday, April 29th at 3 PM. Tickets available at the door or CheBella Fine Arts/Allstate Glass in the Kost Plaza at 1235 Upper Front Street in Binghamton or at Beyond the Print at 216 Main Street in Vestal. For group tickets of ten or more email tickets@madrigalchoir.com.