FRIDAY, SEPT. 20
“Every Brilliant Thing” — At 7:30 p.m. in the Warehouse Theatre at 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro, Hamilton-Gibson Productions presents this one-man play about a young boy whose mother tries to end her life. Reservations are recommended. FMI: 570-724-2079 or https://hamiltongibson.ticketleap.com.
Clays for Kids — Individuals and teams participating in Mill Cove’s Second Annual Clays for Kids are encouraged to register by today to guarantee an event T-shirt and 12- or 20-gauge ammunition. Register and pay online at http://bit.ly/clays4kids2019. FMI: email email@example.com or 570-772-1299 or 570-337-8699.
Folk Concert — At 7:30 p.m. nationally acclaimed American folk singer-songwriter Joe Crookston will perform in the Coolidge Theatre at 104 Main St., Wellsboro. BYOB. For tickets and a table, call 570-724-6220 or visit www.deanecenter.com.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 21
Step Outdoors Tryathlon & 5K — At 8:30 a.m., register for the Step Outdoors Tryathlon or Stand-Alone 5K at Hills Creek State Park, 111 Spillway Road, Wellsboro. The start for both is 10 a.m. sharp. FMI: www.stepoutdoors.org.
Hometown Science Festival — From noon to 4 p.m., children and adults are invited to participate in free, hands-on, science-based activities on The Green in Wellsboro, rain or shine. FMI: www.facebook.com/hometownscience/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Every Brilliant Thing — At 7:30 p.m. tonight. See Sept. 20 listing for details.
Benefit for Dustin “Ducky” Smith — 3-7 p.m. Sept. 21 at the Knoxville Community Center. Italian smörgåsbord meal, auctions, back sales, games, more. Donation requested.
Tioga County Historical Society Annual Dinner Meeting — Meet in the Nauvoo Community Building. Social hour 3:30 p.m., program 4, dinner at 5, and a brief business meeting after. Michael Mumford will present a program on World War I and II veterans of the Liberty area. Cost: $15. FMI/Reservations: email@example.com or 570-724-6116
MONDAY, SEPT. 23
Wildlife Tour — Gather 7 a.m. at Barbour Rock to hike about 3.5 miles on easy terrain. FMI: firstname.lastname@example.org, 412-992-6648 or www.bestlife.community
TUESDAY, SEPT. 24
Acting Up — Hamilton-Gibson’s free readers theatre program for adults 55 and older, meets 2 to 3 p.m. at the HG office at 29 Water St., Wellsboro. Open to those 55 years of age or older. Free. FMI: 570-724-4586.
Sheep and Goat Producer Workshop — 6-9 p.m. at the Tokishi Center, 124 Nypum Drive, Wellsboro. Free, light meal provided. Registration required: https://extension.psu.edu/so-you-want-to-raise-sheep-or-goats or 877-345-0691.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 25
Flu Shots — For adults age 60 and over from 9 a.m.-noon at the Mansfield Active Living Center, 1103 S. Main St., Mansfield. Register by Sept. 18 at 570-662-2130.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 26
Poetry Reading by Michael Czarnecki — 6 p.m. in the Blossburg Memorial Library. Free.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 27
American Indian Concert — 7:30 p.m. Joanne Shenandoah, a Grammy Award-winner and American Indian singer-songwriter, and her daughter Leah will perform in the Deane Center’s Coolidge Theatre at 104 Main St., Wellsboro. FMI: 570-724-66200 or www.deanecenter.com.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 28
Rally for Serenity Fall Festival — 10 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Elkland School Complex (next to Clark Wood Elementary). Chili cook-off, cornhole tournament, classic car cruise-in, vendors, chance auction, more. FMI: www.serenityscholarship.com/events
Passion Play — At 3 p.m. in the Deane Center for the Performing Arts at 104 Main St., Wellsboro will be a meeting of interest open to youth and adults of all ages willing to help with the community presentation of the passion play “You Are the Christ!” sponsored by Shepherdess Worship Ministries. Needed are actor, stage crew and helpers. Free refreshments. FMI: 570-439-6515 or email@example.com
Comedy Show — At 7:30 p.m. Hamilton-Gibson presents the Wise Crackers Comedy Club featuring three stand-up comedians in the Gallery at the Warehouse Theatre at 3 Central Ave., Wellsboro. Adults only. FMI: 570-724-2079 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
New Creation Events “Beauty From Ashes” — One-day ladies conference with evangelical Sharon Jaynes, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Wellsboro Area High School Auditorium, 227 Nichols St., Wellsboro. Meet and Greet Friday. Admission fees. FMI: 570-439-9077 or email@example.com
Friends of the Blossburg Memorial Library Book Sale — Thursday to Sunday, Oct. 10-13 in the Library Community Room. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 a.m. Sunday.
Free Square Dance Lessons & Open House — Canyon Squares Square Dance Club of Wellsboro is holding an Open House Oct. 2 and 9 at the Rock L. Butler Middle School cafeteria from 7-9 p.m. All ages, couples and singles invited.
Life Chain Sunday — Two events on Sunday, Oct. 6. Signs provided. Chain forms at intersection of Route 6 and Main Street, Mansfield, at 12:50. Event lasts until 2 p.m. FMI: 570-662-2057. In Wellsboro, meet at The Green at 2:15 p.m. Chain on Main Street, Wellsboro, from 2:30-3:30 p.m. FMI: 570-439-0546.
The Heritage Village and Farm Museum — Open May through October. Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday 1-4 p.m. FMI: 570-297-3410, leave a message. Mailing address PO Box 265, Troy, PA, 16947.
Thursday Night Runs — Beginning promptly at 6 p.m. runners of all ages and ability levels are invited to run for an hour with Tyoga Running Club pace groups on Thursdays. Leave from the U.S. Geological Survey’s Northern Appalachian Research Laboratory at 176 Straight Run Road in Asaph. Free. FMI: www.Facebook.com/tyogarunningclub or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Skeet Shoots — From 1-3:30 p.m. on Sundays, skeet shoots for members and the public will be at the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club at 4646 Route 287, Wellsboro. A round of 25 clays is $2 for youth, ages 12 to 17 with up to two boxes of ammunition provided free and $5 per adult. FMI: 570-439-1300.
Trap Shoot Practice — From 3-6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24, a trap shoot for members and the public will be at the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club at 4646 Route 287, Wellsboro. A round of 25 clays is $5 per adult and $2 per youth under 18. FMI: 570-439-0187.
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.
Lambs Creek Sportsman’s Club Meeting — Meets the fourth Monday at 7 p.m. at their club at 339 Lambs Creek Road, Mansfield. FMI: 570-662-7850.
A Hope 4 Lyme, Inc. — Meets monthly. FMI: 570-537-6616, 607-329-1849 or email@example.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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Westfield Food Pantry — Offers free food to anyone in need, no income guidelines necessary. Call if you need food. FMI: 570-847-7787.
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.
Millerton Food Pantry — Every third Wednesday, 9-11 a.m., at the Millerton UMC, Route 328, Millerton. FMI: 570-537-2444 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wellsboro Food Pantry — Open second Monday and fourth Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pantry is located in the lower level of the United Methodist Church on Main Street. FMI: 570-998-4018.
CSFP/Senior Share — Every fourth Tuesday, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Compassion Center, 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 email@example.com.
For the online calendar — use your account and visit www.tiogapublishing.com/users/admin/calendar/event.