THEME BASKET AUCTION AND BAKE SALE — Browseand-bid 6 to 8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, St. Joseph the Worker Parish Hall, 9 S. Broad Mountain Ave., Frackville. Former Annunciation BVM hall.
FREE MOVIE NIGHT — “I Can Only Imagine,” 5:30 p.m., First Baptist Church, 701 Mahantongo St., Pottsville. Free movie and snacks. Children under 16 must be accompanied by adult.
MEET THE SERVICE DOGS — 5 to 8 p.m., Fairlane Village mall center court, Pottsville. Guest speaker Gwenevere Marx. Learn about service dogs, good dog etiquette, family focused activities, guide dog magician show, role playing activities, coloring pages for kids and more. Sponsored by Schuylkill County Fair Housing.
RUMMAGE SALE/FLEA MARKET CRAFT SHOW — Shop-n-drop 6 to 8 p.m. Chinese auction today and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Fourth and Lewis streets, Minersville. Table rental $10, call 570-5446725. Need not be present to win. Food and baked good for purchase in our kitchen. Takeouts available.
RUMPSCH MATCH — 6 p.m. to midnight, Oak Grove Sportsmen’s Club, Oak Grove Road and 2 1/2 Mile Road, Pine Grove. Tickets $2, available at door.
TICKET DEADLINE FOR ELECTION DAY PORK AND SAUERKRAUT DINNER — To be held 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, First United Methodist Church Fellowship hall, 25 S. Balliet St., Frackville. Cost $10 adults and $4 children under 10. Advance tickets only. Call 570-874-2435, 570-773-3734 or 570-8741345.
WINGS N’ THINGS — 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Cressona Fire Company, Cressona. Full menu including wings, cheesesteaks, burgers and more. Takeouts and local business delivery available.
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.
BINGO — 7 to 11 p.m. every Friday, Rainbow Hose Company, 417 Dock St., Schuylkill Haven.
COLUMBIA HOSE BAR AND GRILLE OPEN — 6 p.m. to 1 a.m. Thursdays, 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Columbia Hose Company, Shenandoah. Family seating available. Thursdays are wings and Yuengs night.
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 informa- tion, call 622-4376.
FRIDAY NIGHT BINGO —
6 p.m. early bird every Friday, AMVETS, 1300 Seneca St.,
Pottsville. Cost $18, $20 and $25. Food and beverage for sale. No smoking during event, two recesses will be taken for smokers. Doors open 4 p.m. Must be 18 to play.
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.
MEETING — Indoor Walking Club, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, Schuylkill Haven Center, 340 Haven St.,
Schuylkill Haven. Call 570624-3018.
MOCK LOBSTER AND HAM DINNER — 4 to 7 p.m., Friedensburg Fire Company, Route 443, Friedensburg. Takeouts available. Call 570-739-2141. Dinner held first Friday of every month through May.
STATION 55 KITCHEN — 5 to 8 p.m. Thursdays and 5 to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, New Ringgold Fire Company. Social quarters kitchen open. Call 570-9432212.
YOGA WITH AMY — 8:30 a.m. every Friday, Tamaqua Community Arts Center, 125 Pine St., Tamaqua. Cost $10 class. Visit www.TamaquaArts.org. Lorraine or Lola
at at 570490-7750 570- 5K/10K RUN OR WALK — 10 a.m., Hose, Hook and Ladder Fire Company, Pine Grove. For more information, visit www.hosehookandladder.org.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT CHICKEN POT-PIE DINNER — 4 p.m. to sellout, Liberty Fire Company No. 4, Columbia and St. James streets, Schuylkill Haven. Cost $8 adult dinner, $7 quarts and $4 kids dinners. Dinner includes pot pie, lettuce with hot bacon dressing, bread and butter, dessert and drink. Takeouts available. Free delivery in Schuylkill Haven area by calling 570-3853341.
ANNUAL BAZAAR — 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Salem Church of Rough and Ready, Klingerstown. Homemade soup, pot pie and baked goods. Independent consultants and attic treasures.
ANNUAL CRAFT AND VENDOR SHOW — 9 a.m., Schuylkill Technology Centers North Campus, 101 Technology Drive, Frackville. Free admission. Forty craft vendors, food items, decorations and more. Donate a non-perishable food item supporting WNEP Feed-AFriend and be entered into a special prize drawing.
AUTUMN FOOD FAIR AND BAKE SALE — 10 a.m., Saint Clair Wade United Methodist Church, 23 N. Front St., Saint Clair.
CHEESESTEAK SALE — 3 p.m. until sellout, William Penn Fire Company. Hoagies and platters available. Free local delivery. Call 570-4620338.
AUCTION — Noon to 6 p.m., Towers Restaurant, Fern Glen. Baskets are up for auction and baked good available for purchase. Participants need not be present to win. For more information, call 570-3844527. Sponsored by Nuremberg Community Players with proceeds going towards renovations to lower level of theatre.
CHRISTMAS BAZAAR PREVIEW WEEKEND — After 5 p.m. Mass today and after 8:15 and 10:30 a.m. Mass Sunday, St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, 10th and Mahantongo streets, Pottsville. Bazaar to be held To be held Nov. 10 and 11. Crafts, theme baskets, lottery wreath and more. Chances can be purchased at this time.
“DRACULA” — 7 p.m., Majestic Theater, 209 N. Centre St., Pottsville. Cost $15. Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts Inc.
FREE COMMUNITY LUNCHEON — Noon to 2:30 p.m., St. John the Baptist Polish National Catholic Church, 414 Oak St., Frackville. For more information, call 570-874-0119.
GRAND SLAM CASH BINGO — 5 p.m., Tremont Firehouse. Sponsored by Pine Grove Area High School Lady Cardinal softball team. Doors open 3:30 p.m. Tickets $35. For tickets, call 570-449-7949.
LITTLE PUMPKIN WATERCOLOR WORKSHOP — 1 to 3:30 p.m., Tamaqua Community Arts Center, 125 Pine St., Tamaqua. Cost $42. Small scale watercolor painting with instructor Liz Revit. Call 570-668-1192 or visit www.TamaquaArts.org.
“PENNIES FOR PEOPLE” CAMPAIGN — Kickoff 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Jerry’s Northeast Auto Sales, Route 61 South, Pottsville . Bring your pennies and any non-perishable food item. All donations stay local. Live radio 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., free refreshments and free Jerry’s 2019 calendar. For more information, call 570-622-9510.
REGISTRATION DEADLINE FOR BEGINNERS GUIDE TO INNER PEACE CLASS — To be held 10 a.m. Nov. 17, Diakon Living and Learning, Pottsville. Cost $20. Call Susan at 570-624-3018 .
RIBBON CUTTING/OPEN HOUSE — 1 p.m. ceremony, Washington Fire Company Community Ambulance Inc. new building, 1301 Centre St., Ashland. Open house for public from 2 to 4 p.m. with tours and light refreshments.
SPAGHETTI DINNER — 4 to 7 p.m., Covenant United Methodist Church, 215 E. Main St., Schuylkill Haven. Cost $8 adults, $4 children under 6. Dinner includes spaghetti, salad, roll, drink and dessert. Takeouts available.
WING NIGHT — 1 to 7 p.m. or sellout, Good Intent Hose Company, 12 Silverton Road, Llewellyn. Cost $9 dozen. We are cooking wings for Penn State vs. Michigan game. Call 570-544-9974.
BUILDING BLOCK PARTY — 10 a.m., Orwigsburg Area Free Pubic Library, Orwigsburg. Passive Play, build with many different materials. First Saturday of every month.
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. Drop in for coffee and chat, meet new and old friends, Wi-Fi available.
FIRST SATURDAY OPEN HOUSE — 1 to 5 p.m., Walk In Art Center, third floor, 220 Parkway, Schuylkill Haven. Featured main gallery Keystone Fine Art Juried Exhibition Award Ceremony 2 p.m., artist association, Peter Cieslukowski, community gallery, Callie Palerino. Free admission and refreshments served.
FREE COMMUNITY SOUP SOCIALS — 4 to 6 p.m. first Saturday of every month, Founders Hall at Trinity United Church of Christ, 22 Lafayette St., Tamaqua. Use lower parking lot entrance to hall.
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. All materials provided.
MEETING — Celebrate Recovery, 9 to 11 a.m., Fearnot Assembly of God Church, 1152 W. Mountain Road, Hegins. Christ-centered and Bible-based program focusing on dealing with life’s hurts, habits and hangups. Free. For more information or directions, call Brian at 570205-2813.
STORY TIME — 10:30 a.m. Saturdays, Pottsville Free Public Library, 215 W. Market St. Pottsville. Free. Free play, read, sing and do simple craft for children ages 17 months through 5 years. Siblings welcome. Register at 570-622-8880 ext. 12.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST BUFFET — 8 to 11:30 a.m., Immaculate Conception social hall, Caroline Avenue, Dieners Hill.
Cost $7 adults, $3 children under 8. Door prizes. Takeouts available. Call 570-4290302.
MONTHLY MACKEREL BREAKFAST — 8 a.m., Frackville Elks, Frackville.
Cost $8, add $1 for bacon. Takeouts available. For November U.S. military veterans eat for free. Must show proof of military service.
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI DINNER — 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., St. Patrick Parish Center, 319 Mahantongo St., Pottsville. Cost $8 adults, $3.50 children. Takeouts available. Sponsored by St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church.
ANNUAL FALL TURKEY DINNER — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hillcrest Hall, Minersville-Llewellyn Highway. Cost $10.95 adults, $5.95 children 6-12. Menu includes oven-roasted turkey with gravy, homemade filling, creamy mashed potatoes, buttered corn, cranberry sauce, coleslaw, roll and dessert. Beverage with eat-in dinners. Takeouts available. Call 570544-6987 for reservations. Sponsored by Ss. Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church, Minersville.
BARTRAM TRAIL NORTH STRETCH HIKE — 1 to 3 p.m., Auburn Trailhead, Route 895, just before river. Hike to start location. Four miles, easy hike. Sponsored by Schuylkill on the Move.
CHRISTMAS SHOPPING SPREE — 1 to 4 p.m., St. John’s United Church of Christ, 121 E. Main St., Schuylkill Haven. Various vendors.
COACH AND VERA BRADLEY BINGO — 1 to 4 p.m., Wiconisco Firehouse, Wiconisco. Cost $35. Doors open 11:30 a.m. Food and raffle baskets available. For more information, email email@example.com. Sponsored by Upper Dauphin Area Travel Abroad Club.
CONCERT AND BANQUET — 10:30 a.m., Restoration Fellowship Church, Shenandoah. Free event. Featuring New Life for Girls sharing freedom from addiction through song and testimony. Free turkey dinner following.
CORNHOLE TOURNAMENT — 1 p.m., Orwigsburg Memorial Building, 300 Grove St.,
Orwigsburg. Cost $30. Registration begins noon, tournament begins 1 p.m. Double elimination, top three teams win cash prizes. BYOB, raffles, food available for purchase. Limited space. All proceeds benefit MDA. Call 570-3660143 ext. 710 to reserve your spot. Sponsored by Schaefzinger family for MDA.
“DYER RUN GORGE” HIKE — 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., 806 Valley Road, Pine Knot. Hiker Jim leads you on this Gorge Trail re-opened in 2014, in wilderness area then downhill on Stephen’s Road. Sponsored by Schuylkill on the Move.
GABRIEL CHAMBER ENSEMBLE CONCERT — 3 p.m., Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, 252 Dock St., Schuylkill Haven.
Cost $20 adults, $15 seniors, free for all students. Featuring Xun Pan, pianist. Complimentary post-concert reception in atrium. Partially sponsored by Schuylkill Area Community Foundation.
MUSIC FROM THE MOVIES — 3 p.m., Clay Street School Building, Tremont.
Cost $5, includes dessert reception following performance. Special guest, Frank Jordan. Featuring Schuylkill Choral Society singing selections from movies.
ORDER DEADLINE FOR PUMPKIN ROLL — To be picked up 3 to 5 p.m. Nov. 11, St. John Lutheran Church, Mauch Chunk St., Tamaqua. Cost $13 whole and $7 half. To order or for more information, call 570640-5261 or 570-668-4570. Sponsored by Luther’s Angels Relay for Life team.
ORDER DEADLINE FOR SUB SALE — To be picked up Nov. 8, Congregational Free Church of Christ social hall, 81 McKeans Ridge Road, Orwigsburg. Cost $5. Choice of ham, turkey and Italian. Call 570-366-2049.
PAINT, SIP, EAT AND LEARN — 3 p.m., Orwigsburg Historical Society headquarters, 109 E. Mifflin St., Orwigsburg. Cost $25, includes one pair of wine glasses to paint, all materials for design and painting, food, wine, beverages and sweets. Call 570-617-7809 or 570-366-8736. Taught by professional artist, Becca Wessner. Alicia Dougherty will also be on hand to show you how to build your own “Salad Tower.” Hosted by Arts Barn and Orwigsburg Historical Society.
SOUP SALE — 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or sellout, Good Intent Fire Company, 12 Silverton Road, Llewellyn. Cost $9 quart and $3 bowl, eat in only. Choice of chicken noodle, stuffed pepper, cream of potato, vegetable beef. Takeouts available. Call 570-5449974.
sportsman’s raffle — 1 p.m., West End Fire and Rescue Company, Mahanoy City. Cost $15, includes meal and refreshments. Doors open noon. Thirty raffle pulls for guns and cash. Side raffles for meat trays and guns. Tickets available on Tuesday night bingo, any member or at door.
sunday school rally day — 9:15 a.m., Calvary Evangelical United Methodist Church, 824 Catawissa Road, Lewistown Valley. Sunday school for all groups starts at 9:15 a.m., puppets, music, reading, calvary band by Sunday School class members at 10:25 a.m. service, 6:30 p.m. Miller family singers of Schuylkill Haven area will perform. Call 570668-4459 for directions.
themed basket bingo — 2 p.m., Rangers Hose Company, Girardville. Cost $25 at door, $5 second packet. Doors open noon. Children can play bingo accompanied with adult and purchase of second packet. Bingo begins 2 p.m. Lunch available. Anyone bringing a new, unwrapped toy donation for Toys For Tots will receive one free early bird special. To reserve tickets, call 570276-6922, 570-276-1358 or 570-276-1009.
ticket deadline for 80th anniversary celebration — To be held 5 p.m. Nov. 17, Clover Fire Company, Heckscherville. Cost $10. Buffet meal, drinks and DJ. Contact any member for information.
turkey bingo — 1 p.m., Good Shepherd Building Cafeteria, Minersville. Cost $5 admission. Doors open noon. Food and refreshments available. Raffle tickets available to purchase. All welcome.
bingo — Games start 2 p.m., doors open at noon, Divine Mercy Roman Catholic Parish’s St. Stephen Hall, Main and Oak streets, Shenandoah. Sponsored by Knights of Columbus Francis Cardinal Brennan Council 618. Handicapped accessible. Food and refreshments available.
monthly mackerel breakfast — 8 to 11 a.m., Frackville Elks Lodge, 307 S. Third St., Frackville. Cost $8. Breakfast held first Sunday of every month.
breakfast — 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., AMVETS Post 180, 1300 Seneca St., Pottsville. Adults $9, children 7 and under $4. Breakfast held first Sunday of every month.
celebrate recovery — Noon to 1 p.m. every Sunday, Faith Church, 1168 Centre Turnpike, Route 61,
Orwigsburg. Biblical and balanced program created to help people overcome life’s hurts, habits and hangups. Free. Ages 18 and over.
free community dinner — 4 to 5:30 p.m., Grace Evangelical Free Church, 101 Graeff St., Cressona. Open to community.
free food — 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. every Sunday, includes bread, rolls, pastries and food, Living Waters Church of God, 155 S. Balliet St., Frackville. Donation of $1 requested to cover transportation cost. Call 570-8741585 or 570-622-3587.
meeting — Freethinker Recovery Group, 6 p.m. first and third Sunday of every month, locations vary. A progressive recovery group open to all beliefs, including atheists and agnostics. Conducted by Schuylkill Unitarian Universalists. Call 570-7893702 or email bwp1975@ yahoo.com.
spaghetti dinner —
11 a.m. to sellout first Sunday of month through April, Columbia Hose Company,
Shenandoah. Cost $9, includes spaghetti, meatballs, bread, salad and dessert. Eat in or take out or call for free local delivery. For more information, call 570-4629574.