ART AUCTION — 6 p.m., Majestic Theater, 209 N. Centre St., Pottsville. Opening reception 6 p.m., live auction begins 7 p.m. All proceed will benefit Block of Art and Pottsville’s Majestic Theater. For more information, visit www.block-of-art.org.
CAPT. JASON B. JONES MEMORIAL DAY OF CARING — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., public parks and health and human service nonprofits throughout
FRIDAY NITE AT FIREHOUSE — 6 p.m., Humane Fire Company No. 1, Pottsville. Burgers, cheesesteaks, wings and appetizers. Call 570-622-5891.
KITCHEN OPEN — 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday, Saint Clair Fish and Game Banquet Hall, Saint Clair. Daily menu and specials. Call 570-429-1207.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR COMMUNITY YARD SALE — To be held May 19,
Schuylkill Haven. Cost $5. Checks payable to GSHABA. Registration forms at Spotts Insurance Group, Schuylkill Haven Borough Hall and Luckenbill’s Family Restaurant. Registration due by 5 p.m. today. Mail or drop off completed application and check to Spotts Insurance Group or Stone House B&B, or mail to GSHABA, P.O. Box 153, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972. Balloon pickup 6 a.m. day of sale. Complete map and listings available at Boyer’s and Brok-Sel by May 17. Sponsored by Greater Schuylkill Haven Area Business Association. Check their Facebook page for yard sale listings.
TAMAQUA ‘N STUFF — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, Mauch Chunk and Greenwood streets, Tamaqua. Event features a rummage sale and open kitchen.
BALLROOM DANCE CLASSES — 7 to 9 p.m. every Friday, Trinity Episcopal Church, Centre Street and Howard Avenue, Pottsville, use Second Street entrance. Cost $4. Sponsored by Pottsville Recreation Commission. Call 570-622-6619.
COME DANCE WITH ME — 7 to 9 p.m. every Friday, Simon Kramer Institute gymnasium, 15 Alliance St., New Philadelphia. Cost $4 donation per person to Simon Kramer Institute. Featuring swing, cha cha, waltz, a little bit of country. For information, call Lorraine at 570490-7750 or Lola at 570622-4376.
MEETING — Indoor Walking Club 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Schuylkill Haven Center, 340 Haven St., Schuylkill Haven. Call 570-624-3018.
MEETING — Schuylkill Amateur Repeater Association, 8 p.m., Schuylkill County Emergency Operation Center, 435 N. Centre St., Pottsville. To learn more, SARA website is www.w3sc.org. Meetings held second Friday of the month.
STATION 55 KITCHEN — 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays and 4 to 8 p.m. Sundays, New Ringgold Fire Company. Social quarters kitchen open. Call 570943-2212.
ANNUAL SKIN CANCER SCREENING — 9 to 11 a.m., Outpatient Surgery Center, 200 Schuylkill Medical Plaza, Pottsville. Free. Dermatologists from Advanced Dermatology Associates, Pottsville, will provide screenings. No registration needed. Refreshments served. Call 570-621-5555.
ART IN THE PARK — 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Stoyer’s Dam Bubeck Park, Schuylkill Haven. Handmade artwork, live entertainment, food by Rainbow Hose Company, shop from direct sales vendors. Rain or shine. Sponsored by Walk In Art Center, Schuylkill County’s VISION and Schuylkill Haven Recreation Department.
CHICKEN BARBECUE — 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. or sellout, New England Fire Company, 7 Miller Lane, Tamaqua. Cost $10, includes chicken, potato, pepper cabbage, applesauce, roll and drink. Advance tickets available, call 570-668-5340. Drive-thru takeout only.
COMMUNITY HEALTH SCREEN PROGRAM — 7 to 9:30 a.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, Third and Arch streets, Pottsville. Cost $60 health screening only. Additional tests are TSH $25; PSA $25 and vitamin D $35. Payment due at time of service by cash, check or money order. Call 1-800-776-6342 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday to register your screening. Sponsored by Quest Diagnostics.
COMMUNITY WALK AGAINST CANCER — 9 a.m., Rotary Way, Shenandoah Valley High School,
Shenandoah. Walk begins 10 a.m. In memory of Kathie Palubinsky, former library board member. Sponsored by Shenandoah Area Free Public Library. For more information, call 570-590-1433 or email email@example.com.
DANCE — 9 p.m. to midnight, Newtown Volunteer Fire Company, 36 Wood St., Newtown. Cost $8 in advance, $10 at door if available. Featuring The Hooligans. Limited tickets. Call 570-695-3777
DANCE — 8 to 11 p.m., Mahanoy City Elks Lodge 695,
Mahanoy City. Cost $5. Must be 21, photo ID required. Music by Shakes Alive, classic rock band with music from ’60s, ’70s and ’80s.
TICKETS FOR FATHER’S DAY RAFFLE — Noon to 4 p.m. today and Sunday, BG’s Value Market, King’s Village,
Minersville. Drawing 3 p.m. June 17. Cost $2 each, $5 for three or $10 for 10. Prize a 43-inch flat screen LG5000 TV. Tickets are also available by calling 570-294-6235. Benefits Minersville Area Skatepark.
FUNDRAISER — 9 a.m., St. Mark’s “Brown’s” Church, 151 Summerhill Road, Schuylkill Haven. Doors open 9 a.m.; pickup of Kauffman’s chicken barbecue dinners, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Chinese auction drawing 2 p.m. Soups and baked goods for sale.
FUNDRAISER — 7 Tamaqua Community Center, 125 Pine St., p.m., Arts Tamaqua. Cost $10, supports Tamaqua Remembers. Spirit of the Airwaves Players will perform favorite radio shows from the past, such as “Little Orphan Annie,” “The Shadow,” “The Lone Ranger” and more. Call 570-668-1192 or visit www.TamaquaArts.org.
INDOOR YARD SALE — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saint Clair Lions Club Banquet Hall, McCord Avenue, Saint Clair.
No early birds. Call 570-4290549 or 570-429-9939.
KID’S RODEO — 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., South End Field and Stream, Whippoorwill Dam, Frackville. Registration starts 7 a.m.
SKATEPARK DAY — Hoss’s Steak and Sea House, Cressona. Must have ticket or card identifying yourself as a skatepark supporter. Percentage of dine-in bill will go to Minersville skatepark. For more information, call 570294-6235.
YARD SALE — 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Lavelle Church of the Nazarene, Route 901,
Lavelle. Multifamily yard sale. Call 570-875-2944.
CLAY WORKS — 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays and Saturdays, Tamaqua Community Arts Center, 125 Pine St.,
Tamaqua. Cost $15 per session. All materials included. Call 570-668-1192 or visit www.TamaquaArts.org.
COFFEE AT THE CORNER — 7 a.m. to noon, Bethesda at The Corner, routes 443 and 183, Schuylkill Haven.
COMPUTER CLASS — Noon to 1 p.m., Frackville Free Public Library, 56 N. Lehigh Ave., Frackville. Call 570-874-3382. Class meets every other Saturday.
FREE KIDS PAINT — 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, Made in PGA, 61 S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove. Free. Open to all ages. Ages 13 and older $5.
FREE MOVIE NIGHT — 7 to 9:30 p.m., Living Waters Church of God, 155 S. Balliet St., Frackville. Free pizza, snacks and soft drinks. Call 570-874-1585 or 570-6223587. Movie every second Saturday.
GOD’S GRACE — 9 to 11 a.m., First United Methodist Presbyterian Church, 200 N. Ninth St., Ashland. No food. Bring valid picture ID.
MEETING — Celebrate Recovery, 9 to 11 a.m., Fearnot Assembly of God Church, 1152 W. Mountain Road, Hegins. Free. For more information or directions, call Brian at 570-205-2813.
MEETING — Local Community of Lay Carmelites, held after 8 a.m. Mass in lower chapel of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville. Group meets second Saturday of every month.
RINGTOWN VALLEY FOOD PANTRY — Open 9 to 11 a.m. second Saturday of every month, Union Township Municipal Building, 155 Zion Grove Road, Ringtown.
PFor more information, call Schuylkill Community Action at 570-622-1995.
STORYTIME — 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Mondays and Saturdays, Pottsville Free Public Library, 215 W. Market St., Pottsville. Please call to register 570-622-8880. No class last Saturday of month.
YARD SALE — 8 a.m. to noon, New Hope Wesleyan Church basement, 32 S. Spencer St., Frackville.
Sales held second Saturday of every month.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST BUFFET — 8 a.m. to noon, Ringtown Valley Fire and Rescue Company, 46 W. Main St., Ringtown. Adults $9, children $4. Eat in or take out. Call 570-889-3245.
BI-WEEKLY BREAKFAST — 7 a.m., Clover Fire Company, Heckscherville . Cost $9 adults, $4 kids under 10.
MOTHER’S DAY DINNER BUFFET — Noon, St. Michael the Archangel Orthodox Church Social Hall, 110 N. Morris St., Saint Clair. Cost $15 per person, children $6. Buffet includes breaded pork chops, roasted chicken, halupkie, mashed potatoes and gravy, fruit salad, vegetable, rolls, tea or coffee, dessert. Takeouts available. Call 570-429-2138.
MOTHER’S DAY DINNER —
11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cressona Fire Company No. 1, Cressona.
Cost $11 adults and $5.50 children. Dinner includes ham and turkey, dessert and beverage. Call 570-385-2249.
CELEBRATE RECOVERY —
Noon to 1 p.m., every Sunday, Faith Church, 1168 Centre Turnpike, Route 61, Orwigsburg. Free. Ages 18 and over.
FREE FOOD — 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. every Sunday, Living Waters Church of God, 155 S. Balliet St., Frackville.
Call 570-874-1585 or 570622-3587.
MEETING — Grief Share, 1:30 p.m., Bethesda Evangelical Congregational Church Library, 155 Reedsville Road, Schuylkill Haven.
Group meets second and fourth Sundays of the month.