FRIDAY, JAN. 17
Serene Green Concert — At 7:30 p.m. this four-member band will perform high-energy, hard-driving, traditional-style bluegrass songs and original compositions in the Deane Center’s Coolidge Theatre at 104 Main St., Wellsboro. Bring beverages and snacks. Tickets/FMI: 570-724-6220 or www.deanecenter.com.
“Frozen Junior” at Blossburg — At 7:30 p.m. in the school auditorium on Hannibal Street in Blossburg, 91 third through ninth graders in Hamilton-Gibson’s Winter Theatre Arts Camp will perform “Frozen.” FMI: 570-724-2079 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
SATURDAY, JAN. 18
Flies & Lies Social — From 9 a.m. to noon, Trout Unlimited Tiadaghton Chapter #688 members will give free fly tying lessons and demonstrate new fly tying patterns at the Wellsboro Community Center, 3 Queen St., Wellsboro. Refreshments provided free. FMI: 570-439-4221 or email@example.com.
Winterfest — From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., join in free family fun at Hills Creek State Park’s beach parking area at 111 Spillway Road, Wellsboro. There will be lots of outdoor programs and activities for children and adults. Free. Hot dogs and hot chocolate provided FMI: 570-724-4246, 570-724-0300 or www.stepoutdoors.org.
“Frozen Junior” at Blossburg — See Jan. 17 listing for details.
SUNDAY, JAN. 19
Tioga County Woodland Owners Association — Refreshments and social time at 1 p.m., meeting at 2 at the Marwin Cummings residence, 73 Redtail Lane, Tioga, featuring a hands-on bird shelter building workshop. FMI: 570-279-7074, TiogaCoWOA@gmail.com or facebook.com/TiogaCountyWOA.
MONDAY, JAN. 20
Let’s Cook Mediterranean — Hands-on cooking class from 6-8 p.m. at the Tioga County Fairgrounds, 2258 Charleston Road, Wellsboro. Participants will create an authentic Mediterranean meal that’s healthy and delicious. Register: extension.psu.edu/lets-cook-mediterranean or 877-345-0691
TUESDAY, JAN. 21
Timeless Tuesday — Between 5 and 8 p.m., the public can enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet at Timeless Destination at 77 Main St., Wellsboro with a portion of the meal price to benefit the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club. Takeout is available. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org.
THURSDAY, JAN. 23
FRIDAY, JAN. 24
“A Pound of Flesh” — At 7:30 p.m., Hamilton-Gibson is presenting a revival of this courtroom farce geared toward adult audiences in the Warehouse Theatre at 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro. Tickets/FMI: http://hamiltongibson.org or 570-724-2079 or email@example.com.
SATURDAY, JAN. 25
Winter Adventure Hike — At 9 a.m. leave from the pavilion at Lyman Run State Park at 454 Lyman Run Road, Galeton, to go on a two-hour moderately difficult 3.1-mile Lyman Lake Loop Hike with Chip Harrison and John Halter. Wear sturdy shoes and dress appropriately. Park in the pavilion parking lot. This hike is not recommended for youngsters and may be cancelled due to trail conditions. FMI: 570-439-1826,814-435-5010 or https://www.stepoutdoors.org.
Winter in the Lumber Camp — From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., visit the Pennsylvania Lumber Museum at 5660 US Route 6, Ulysses. Bring a sled, learn to cross-country ski, snowshoe and ice skate. Instruction and equipment is free. At 1 p.m., go on a free, guided hike or snowshoe hike on the Sustainable Forestry Trail. FMI: 814-435-2652 or www.stepoutdoors.org.
“A Pound of Flesh” — See Jan. 24 listing for details.
Ham Dinner — 4:30-6:30 p.m. Jan. 25 at Mainesburg United Methodist Church at Route 6 and Smith Park Road, Mainesburg. Cost: $10/adults, $5/children 5-12, free/children under 3. Bake table available.
SUNDAY, JAN. 26
“A Pound of Flesh” — See Jan. 24 listing for details. Performance time today is 2:30 p.m.
Kayak Club Open House — From 6 to 8 p.m. the public invited to try kayaking in the indoor pool at Decker Gymnasium on the Mansfield University campus. Equipment will be provided. Bring a swimsuit and a towel. Non-swimmers are welcome. Children must be accompanied by an adult. FMI: www.stepoutdoors.org or call 570-404-1219.
Food Drive — The South Creek Lions is collecting food from Jan. 1 until Feb. 29 at collections boxes at Woody’s Country Store, Shedden’s, the Dollar General and the Gillett Branch of First Citizens Community Bank.
Let’s Cook for Weight Management — Hands-on cooking class from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28, at Tioga County Fairgrounds, 2258 Charleston Road, Wellsboro. Participants will learn how to make healthy meals to help manage weight, while still feeling satisfied and full. Register: extension.psu.edu/lets-cook-weight or 877-345-0691.
Annual Valentines Day Dinner — 5-8:30 p.m. on Feb. 14 at the Breath of Life Fellowship Church, 31 Left Branch Road, Westfield. Food, games, fellowship. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org or 570-787-4445
Penny Sings Patsy Cline — 7 p.m. Feb. 14 at the Williamson High School. Tickets: $10/advance, $15/door and can be purchased at Arnot Building Supply, Mansfield; Hall’s Home Lumber, Tioga, Williamson High School Main Office. Proceeds benefit Grandsavers are Lifesavers for activities for children being raised by grandparents. FMI: 570-537-2487, 570-244-6060 or 570-404-1209
Handgun & Rifle Shoots — At 6 p.m. on Thursdays, .22 caliber rifle shoots and on Tuesdays, shoots for handguns of any caliber using lead or cast bullets will be at the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club at 4646 Route 287, Wellsboro. There is a fee. FMI: 570-439-1809.
Thursday Night Runs—Beginning at 6 p.m. runners are invited to run with Tyoga Running Club on Thursdays. Meet at the Wellsboro Community Center at 3 Queen St., Wellsboro. Free. FMI: www.Facebook.com/tyogarunningclub or email@example.com.
Sunday Funday Bike Rides — Mountain or snow bike rides, free and open to the public, will be at 9 a.m. or at other times on Sundays on trails at Asaph and other locations. FMI: 570-662-3097, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.stepoutdoors.org.
Unity Youth Group — Every Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Westfield. All 9th-12th graders welcome. FMI: 814-628-2311.
Grief Connection — Every Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Champion Orthopedics meeting room at Cole Memorial Hospital. FMI: 814-647-8616.
PA Grand Canyon Repeater Group & TCARC — NET 147.06/145.27/443.65 TL 127.3 each Tuesday night at 8 p.m.
Bible Club — At Wesley Chapel in Elkland every Wednesday from 6-7:30 p.m. FMI: 814-258-5218.
Dancing Flame Sangha — Mindful meditation practice group meets every Thursday from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Gmeiner, Wellsboro. FMI: 570-787-3540.
Celebrate Recovery — A Christ-centered recovery program, for any hurt, hang-up or habit. Adult large and small groups meet Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at Knoxville Yoked Church, 110 Alba Street, Knoxville. FMI: 814-326-4187 (line 1 secretary, line 2 pastor.
Preschool Story Hour — Every Wednesday at the Green Free Library at 10:30 a.m. Circle time, reading, music and more.
Goodies For Our Troops — Packaging Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon at 87 Main St., Wellsboro. Volunteers and donations accepted. FMI: 570-662-5601.
Bingo — At the Elkland Fire Hall every Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. Doors open at 5. FMI: 814-258-5961.
Canoe Camp Church of Christ Fourth Sunday Supper — Every fourth Sunday at the church at 1103 South Main Street, Mansfield, from 4-6 p.m. Free. FMI: 570-662-3751.
NAMI, The National Alliance on Mental Illness — Meets first, second, third and fifth Wednesdays at Wellsboro’s Presbyterian Church. Business meeting at 7 p.m., Support Group at 8 p.m. Meets on 4th Wednesdays at St. James Complex in Mansfield, drop in center building B second Floor-at 8 p.m. FMI: email@example.com.
Family N Friends of an Addict/Alcoholic Support Group — Every first and third Saturdays at the Friendship Center in Lawrenceville at 10 a.m.
Diabetic Support Group — From 11 a.m.-noon on the last Thursday in Cole Memorial’s Rehabilitation Dept. Conference Room. FMI: 814-274-5300.
Trinity Food Bank — Managed by the Valley Trinity Parish of the United Methodist Church, this pantry provides emergency, short-term food assistance to those who seek it regardless of income. If you have a need, call 570-259-8846 Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elkland/Osceola/Nelson Emergency Food Pantry — Call 570-502-4965 for assistance. If there is no answer, leave a message with your phone number. Do not text. The Food Pantry is located in Elkland in the HUB Mission Center at the old Clark Wood School on Coates Avenue.
Tioga Community Food Pantry — Last Saturday from 9-10 a.m. at 9 Main Street at the St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Tioga. Volunteers are needed. FMI: 570-418-0341 or email@example.com.
Mansfield Area Food Pantry — PO Box 5, Benson Drive, Mansfield. Open every Wednesday 9:30 a.m.-noon.
CSFP/Senior Share — Every third Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Active Living Center, 250 Race St., Westfield. FMI: 814-367-2221.
TO SUBMIT AN EVENT
The Community Calendar is a listing of free and low-cost events, meetings, services and groups that take place in Tioga County and the surrounding area. To have your event listed in the calendar, submit the event name, a brief description if necessary, date and time it is held, location, cost (if any) and contact information as indicated below:
For the newspaper — email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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