FRIDAY, OCT. 23

Sister Jenny’s Outreach Center — Open 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at the outreach center at 14 Plaza Lane, Middlebury Center. FMI: 570-287-3171.

SATURDAY, OCT. 24

Drive-Thru Ham Supper — 2-5 p.m. at the Roseville United Methodist Church at 4118 Route 549, Mansfield. Cost: $10, benefits Women’s Fellowship Missions. FMI: 570-537-6618

National Rifle Association Basic Pistol Class — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Lambs Creek Sportsman’s Club at 339 Sportsman’s Club Road, Mansfield. Bring your own .22 caliber pistol or borrow one. Fee: $50, includes materials and lunch. Register: 570-549-2794 or jones_mk@yahoo.com.

Chicken Barbecue and 200 Club Ticket Fundraiser — Barbecue sold from noon until gone. Halves $8, dinner $10. Take out only. Tickets may be available; see fire department member or purchase at fire hall at 405 Main St., Genesee today. Ticket drawing held after all tickets sold.

SUNDAY, OCT. 25

Harvest Dinner (Curbside Pickup) — 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Knoxville Community Center (enter via Main Street). Turkey and fixings, choice of apple or pumpkin pie. Cost: $12/adult, $6/child. Preorder or delivery: 814-326-4725 814-326-4487 or 814-36-4737. Benefit Northern Tier Recreation Authority

Running Deer Shoot — 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Lambs Creek Sportsman’s Club at 339 Sportsman’s Club Road, Mansfield. Cost: $3/round. FMI: 570-662-7850 or LCSC394@yahoo.com.

MONDAY, OCT. 26

Lambs Creek Sportsman’s Club — Meets 7 p.m. at the club grounds at 339 Sportsman’s Club Road, Mansfield. FMI: 570-662-7850

TUESDAY, OCT. 27

Area Agency on Aging Virtual Public Hearing — 10 a.m. for the Area Agency on Aging for Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna and Tioga Counties. Conference call: 1-866-730-7514, PIN # 716046. For zoom, visit bssstaaa.org or 1-800-982-4346.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 28

Online Orientation Session for Senior Workers — 9 a.m. for job seekers age 55+ by the Associates for Training & Development. Join on video: https://zoom.us./j96227581691, phone 1-646-876-9923, Meeting ID: 962 2758 1691. FMI: www.a4td.org

Bridges Out of Poverty — A free, nationally-renowned webinar on generational poverty will be offered to local professionals 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. FMI/Register: 800-982-4346, kahall@bsstaaa.org or dwampole@bradfordcountyaction.org.

THURSDAY, OCT. 29

Wellsboro Growers Market — From 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., the last Wellsboro Growers Market will be outdoors on the lawn at the First Presbyterian Church at 130 Main Street, next to the Green Free Library. In the event of heavy rain, the market will be canceled. FMI: 570-439-2000.

Bridges Out of Poverty — See Oct. 28 listing for details.

SATURDAY, OCT. 31

Craft/Vendor Show — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 31, at the Tioga County Fair Grounds in Whitneyville. Admission: $1; lunch is available. Benefits the Tioga County Homeless Initiative. FMI: 570-724-9001.

CANCELED/POSTPONED

Veteran’s Breakfast — The breakfast normally held Nov. 11 at the Morris Fire Hall by Mountaintop Grace Community Chapel is canceled this year due to COVID-19.

Hamilton-Gibson’s Acting Up — This program will remain inactive through December 2020. If the COVID-19 restrictions are lifted, this readers theatre program for folks 55 and older will resume in January 2021. Check www.hamiltongibson.org for updates. FMI: 570-724-4586.

COMING SOON

Election Day Dinner — 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3, at Niles Valley United Methodist Church in Middlebury Center. Donation: $10. Drive-thru pick-up only. Enter by Owlett’s Farm Market and drive to back door. Pre-order and pre-pay: 570-724-1455 or 570-376-2407 (dinner day only).

Team Trivia — Coming to the South Creek Lions Club Saturday, Nov. 7. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., trivia starts at 7. Limit of 60 people, by reservations only. To reserve a table for your team, message www.facebook.com/bulldogsounds on Facebook. Kitchen open; bring your own bottle.

Craft Fair — 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 14 at the Friedens Church, Liberty. Masking and social distancing precautions will be followed..

Emergency Medical Technician Course — Beginning the week of Jan. 19 and running through early May, will be offered 6-9 p.m. Monday and Wednesday at the Pennsylvania College of Technology Satellite Campus in Wellsboro. The course comprises 50 hours of lecture and 100 hours of practical learning. Seating is limited, and all registrations must be completed by the 1 p.m. Dec. 11 deadline. To register: https://regics.pct.edu/EMTSP21.

RECURRING EVENTS

Salvation Army Angel Tree — Applications for this Christmas gift assistance program, for Wellsboro families and individuals, are available at Vineyard Church of Wellsboro, Wellsboro Bible Church, Wellsboro Electric, Greenwood Gardens, and Head Start. Applications are due by Nov. 15.

Trap Shoot Practice — From 3-6 p.m. on Tuesday, a trap shoot practice for members and the public will be at the Nessmuk Rod and Gun Club at 4646 Route 287, Wellsboro, Pa. 16901. A round of 25 clays is $3 for youth, ages 12 to 17 and $6 for adults, 18 and older. Follow COVID-19 guidelines. FMI: 570-439-0187.

PA Grand Canyon Repeater Group & TCARC — NET 147.06/145.27/443.65 TL 127.3 each Tuesday night at 8 p.m.

Goodies for Our Troops — Packing by appointment only at 87 Main St., Wellsboro. Donations and volunteers needed. Opportunities for stay-at-home volunteering. FMI: Goodies@PTD.net or 570-662-5601

Heart of Tioga Pregnancy and Parenting Support —Free pregnancy testing and ultrasounds, pregnancy and parenting education and more at 14072 Route 6, Mansfield. FMI: heartoftioga@gmail.com, 570-948-2020, www.heartoftioga.org

Virtual Golf Tournament — Benefits Williamson Road District, Five Rivers Council, Boy Scouts of America. Play (or not) between now and Oct. 31, visit Golfstatus.com and donate at least $25 to be eligible for all prizes. FMI: 607-368-4138.

MONTHLY MEETINGS

Tioga County FFA Alumni Group — Meets at 1 p.m. third Sunday of each month, odd months at Wellsboro Firemen’s Annex in Wellsboro and even months at Sabinsville Township Building in Sabinsville. FMI: Find the page on Facebook

Pine Creek Celebrate Recovery — This Christ-centered recovery program meets every Tuesday. Meet and greet starts at 5:45 p.m.; large group times starts at 6 p.m. followed by small share group at the Pine Creek Valley United Methodist Church, 761 US Route 6, Gaines. FMI: 814-203-2022; pinecreekcr4u@gmail.com; www.facebook.com/pinecreekcr

FOOD PANTRIES

Blossburg UMC Food Pantry — Every second Wednesday 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 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: nerlc4cpl33@aol.com.

Elkland/Osceola/Nelson Emergency Food Pantry — Call 570-502-4965 for assistance. If there is no answer, leave a message and 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 9-10 a.m. at 9 Main St. at the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Tioga. Volunteers are needed. FMI: 570-418-0341 or dburnside09@aol.com.

Food Pantry for Westfield — Every second Tuesday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. to noon at The Compassion Center, Route 49 West, one mile on right past Cowanesque Valley High School. FMI: 814-367-2221.

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.

Wellsboro Area Food Pantry — Open the second Monday and fourth Tuesday of the month from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located in the lower level of the United Methodist Church Wellsboro, 36 Main St. FMI: wellsborofoodpantry.org or wellsborofoodpantry@gmail.com

Sister Jenny’s Drive-Thru Supplemental Food Pantry — 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Second Saturday of every month at 14 Plaza Lane, Middlebury Center. Serves all 21 zip codes in Tioga County. FMI: 570-827-3171.

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

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 — nkennedy@tiogapublishing.com, 570-724-2287, Community Calendar, PO Box 118, 25 East Ave., Wellsboro, PA 16901.

For the online calendar — use your account and visit www.tiogapublishing.com/users/admin/calendar/event.

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