Spaghetti and Pasta Dinner 4-6:30 p.m. every Thursday at St. Mary's Antiochian Orthodox Church, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. $7. Includes choice of five pastas and five sauces, salad and dessert. Take outs available. Call 824-1674 Thursdays.
Soup, Bake and Book Sale, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 6, Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, Buttonwood, Hanover Township. Take outs only. $7 per quart. Soup of the month is Manhattan clam chowder. Pre-orders call 825-6370 or 831-5593.
Christmas Around the World, 5:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. sittings Dec. 13, St. Mary's Byzantine Catholic Church of Scranton, 320 Mifflin Ave., Scranton. $24.95 per person. French onion soup, followed by tortellini carbonara, roasted beef tenderloin, parsley potatoes and green beans with almonds and red pepper, breads and mini desserts. Reservations only. No tickets at the door. Call Barbara at 342-5151 by Dec. 7.
Homemade Nut, Poppy Seed, Apricot and Lekvar (Prune) Roll Sale, 1-4 p.m., Dec. 12, Holy Resurrection Orthodox Cathedral, 591 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Order deadline Dec. 7. Call 822-7725.
Frozen Potato and Cheese Pierogie and Bake Sale, noon-5 p.m., Dec. 8, The Good Shepherd Polish National Catholic Church, 269 E. Main St., Plymouth. Halushki, clam chowder and potato pancakes. Take out only. Mass celebrated at 5:30 p.m.
Homemade Peppermint Crunch Candy, Dec. 16, pick up from the Friendship Circle following church services at Christ United Methodist Church, 175 S. Main Road, Mountain Top. $8 per pound. Call Karen at 474-5649 by Dec. 9.
Greek Cookie and Pastry Sale, pick-up 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 15-16, Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, 32 E. Ross St., Wilkes-Barre, lower level of church. Ten piece baklava and assorted cookie baskets. $15 each. Order by Dec. 10. Call 417-4465 or visit http://greekfoodfestival.webs.com.
Free Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., every Monday, for those in need, Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 317 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston.
Christmas Cookie Walk Fundraiser, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec 15, Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church hall, 420 Main Road, Hanover Township. $8 per container. Fill with 15 different types of cookies. Sponsored by the youth ministry. For tickets or information call 825-5723.
Homemade Chicken and Vegetable Soup Sale, 2-4 p.m. Dec. 15, First English Baptist Church, 58 Prospect St., Nanticoke. $7 a quart. Call 735-4642. Local deliveries available.