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FRIDAY, NOV. 15

Storyteller Series — At 7 p.m., storyteller Regi Carpenter will present “Where There’s Smoke There’s Dinner: Stories of a Seared Childhood” in the Deane Center’s Coolidge Theatre at 104 Main St., Wellsboro. There is a fee. FMI/tickets: 570-724-6220 or www.deanecenter.com.

“Pound of Flesh” Auditions — At 7 p.m., Hamilton-Gibson is holding auditions at the Warehouse Theatre at 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro for “Pound of Flesh,” a goofy spoof of William Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice.” FMI: 570-724-2079 or hamgib@gmail.com.

SATURDAY, NOV. 16

2-Day Oil Painting Workshop — With artist/instructor Randy Owens 12:30-4 p.m. today and Sunday at The History Center Museum of Us, 61 N. Main St., Mansfield. There is a fee. Pre-register/FMI: 570-662-2955 or dtbastian@yahoo.com.

Fall Hat Luncheon and Trunk Show — Featuring Christine A. Moore Millinery of New York. Luncheon is 12:15-2 p.m. at the Penn Wells Hotel, 62 Main St., Wellsboro. There is a fee to attend. Trunk Show follows from 2-5 p.m. at Dunham’s Department Store, 45 Main St., Wellsboro. Tickets: 570-724-2111.

WCCA Concert — At 7:30 p.m. pianist Thomas Pandolfi will perform the music of George Gershwin and Marvin Hamlisch in the Deane Center’s Coolidge Theatre at 104 Main St., Wellsboro. There is a fee to attend. FMI: www.wellsborocca.org or call 570-724-6220.

SUNDAY, NOV. 17

Concert for Veterans — At 2 p.m., the Wellsboro Women’s Chorus and Wednesday Morning Musicales will present the “For Love of God and Country” concert at the United Methodist Church, 36 Main St., Wellsboro. A dessert social will follow. A free will offering will be accepted. FMI: 570-439-0923.

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 20

Joint Meeting — At 7 p.m., Trout Unlimited Tiadaghton Chapter #688, the Tiadaghton Audubon Society, the Pine Creek Watershed Council and the Pine Creek Headwaters Protection Group will host Julie Vastine, director of the Alliance for Aquatic Resource Monitoring, at the Gmeiner Art and Cultural Center at 134 Main St., Wellsboro. A social hour will begin at 6 p.m. Free. FMI: 570-662-2167 or whitesgordonsetters@gmail.com.

THURSDAY, NOV. 21

Well Armed Woman — At 10:45 a.m., members will meet at the CVS Plaza at 191 North Main S., Mansfield to carpool to the National Range & Armory at 531 Washington Boulevard in Williamsport. After shooting, the group will get lunch and return around 3 p.m. FMI: 570-549-2794 or jones_mk@yahoo.com.

Lyme Disease Support Group — The meeting scheduled for Nov. 21 is cancelled. FMI: tiogacountylyme@palyme.org or 570-439-2000.

SATURDAY, NOV. 23

3rd annual Christmas Craft Fair — 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 23 at the South Creek Fire Hall in Fassett, just off Route 14. Vendors, food, chance auction. FMI: 570-529-2763.

39th annual Christmas Craft Bazaar — 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Galeton Area School. Admission: $2. FMI: Lesley Post, 424 W. Branch Road, Galeton.

Wellsboro Men’s Chorus Annual Pizza Dinner & Raffle — 4:30-7 p.m. Nov. 23 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Wellsboro. Door prizes, raffles, music by chorus. Tickets available at door, pre-purchase requested. Cost: $6/adults, $5/seniors, $4/children 10 and under. FMI: 570-280-9582.

SUNDAY, NOV. 24

Running Deer Shoot — From 1 to 4 p.m. the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club, 4646 Route 287, Wellsboro, is hosting a shoot for members and the public. The fee is $2 per pass with a limit of two shots per pass. FMI: 607-857-4631.

Running Deer Shoots — At Lambs Creek. See Nov. 10 listing for details.

COMING SOON

Breakfast with Santa — 7-10 a.m. Dec. 8 at the South Creek Lions Hall at 31980 State Route 14 South, Gillett. Gifts for children provided.

RECURRING EVENTS

Handgun & Rifle Shoots — At 6 p.m. on Tuesdays, are shoots for handguns of any caliber with lead or cast bullets and at 6 p.m. on Thursday will be .22 caliber rifle shoots at the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club at 4646 Route 287, Wellsboro. Fee is $3 for members, $5 for non-members. 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 run4trc@gmail.com.

Poinsettia Sale — The Hamilton-Gibson Children and Youth Choirs are selling poinsettias in a six-inch pot for $15 and in an eight-inch pot for $20. Orders will be taken until Nov. 22. To order: hamgib@gmail.com or 570-724-2079, Attention: Tara Gordon.

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.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

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.

Westfield Area Historical Society — Meets every third Thursday at 6 p.m. at the Historical Building, 151 West Main Street, Westfield.

A Hope 4 Lyme, Inc. — Meets monthly. FMI: 570-537-6616, 607-329-1849 or ahope4lyme@yahoo.com.

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: namitioga@gmail.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.

FOOD PANTRIES

Blossburg UMC Food Pantry — Every third Monday at 10 a.m. to noon, 6-7:30 p.m. at the Blossburg UMC on Williamson Road. FMI: 570-638-3046.

Trinity Food Bank — Managed by the Valley Trinity Parish of the United Methodist Church, this pantry provides emergency, short-term food assistance. If you have a need, call 570-259-8846 Monday-Saturday 8 a.m.-6 p.m. FMI: nerlc4cpl33@aol.com.

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 the HUB Mission Center at the old Clark Wood School on Coates Avenue, Elkland.

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 dburnside09@aol.com.

Mansfield Area Food Pantry — PO Box 5, Benson Drive, Mansfield. Open every Wednesday 9:30 a.m.-noon.

Millerton Food Pantry — Every third Wednesday, 9-11 a.m., at the Millerton UMC, Route 328, Millerton. FMI: 570-537-2444 or leopar@npacc.net.

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.

Straight From The Heart — Food pantry and clothes closet at 18 Academy Street, Lawrenceville every third Thursday of the month 3-6 p.m. FMI: 607-684-4298 or mlgiardina@frontier.com.

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