Good Eats!

May 7, 2013

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THIS WEEK: May 8 to May 14

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.

Roast Turkey Dinner/Bake Sale, 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 11, Loyalville United Methodist Church, Loyalville Road. Adults, $9 adults; $3.50 children younger than 12. Take outs available. Call ahead for directions and with number of dinners and pick up time. 477-3521. Next hoagie sale is June 4. $5 each.

Chicken Barbecue, 4-7 p.m. May 11, Central United Methodist Church, 65 Academy St., Wilkes-Barre. $8 adults; $4 children 12 and younger. To reserve tickets call the church office at 822-7246. Limited number of tickets will be sold at the door.

Chicken Barbecue, 4 p.m. until gone, May 11, Larksville United Methodist Church. Take out only. Chicken, baked potato, vegetable, applesauce, pepper hash, roll and homemade dessert. Tickets go fast. 287-5805.

Family-Style Ham Dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 11, Sweet Valley Volunteer Fire Company, 5383 Main Road. All you can eat, except for desserts. Take outs 4 p.m. $9 adults; $5 children 6-11; free for children younger than 6.

Mother’s Day Turkey Dinner, 4-7:30 p.m. May 11, The Mountain Post American Legion Auxiliary Unit 781, at the post home. All-you-can-eat buffet style. Take outs available. $8 adults; $4 children 6-12; free for children younger than 6. Parking in rear. Handicapped accessible. Call Marie at 570-474-5370 or Casey at 570-885-2519.

Mother’s Day Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon May 12, The Mountain Top Knights of Columbus 6440, South Mountain Boulevard, Aberdeen Road. Fresh oatmeal, juice, grilled ham, hash browns, eggs, pastries, corn bread, coffee, tea and soda. $5. Free for children younger than 6. All are welcome. Call Frank, 474-2145, or Drew, 868-5568.

All-You-Can-Eat-Breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. May 12, Fairmount Township Fire and Ambulance Co., half mile from Ricketts Glen, Route 1189, Sweet Valley. $7 adults; $4 children younger than 10. Eat in or take out. 477-3691.

Mother’s Day Breakfast, 7 a.m.-noon May 12, Exeter Borough Hose Co., 1405 Susquehanna Avenue. Tickets at the door. 602-0739.

Mother’s Day Breakfast Buffet, 8 a.m.-noon May 12, The Hunlock Creek Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. $8 adults; $5 children 5-11; and free for children 4 and younger. Sue, 542-2343.

Free Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., every Monday, for those in need, Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 317 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston.


Spaghetti Dinner/Theater, 6-6:30 p.m. May 17, Town Hill UMC, “A Night in Italy.” Entertainment to follow. Tickets in advance or at the door. $7 adults; $4 children 6-12; free for children 5 and younger.

Meatloaf Dinner, 4-7 p.m. May 18, Alderson United Methodist Church, Pole 108, Harveys Lake. Meatloaf, baked potato, green bean casserole, coleslaw, roll and butter, pie and beverage. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12. Tickets at the door. Take outs available. 639-5688.

Chicken Barbecue, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. May 18, Men’s Organization, St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 231 State St., Nanticoke. $9. Available from any member or at the event. Call the church at 570-735-8531. Leave message for call back. Take outs available. Directions, www.NanticokeLutheran.org, Facebook.

Roast Beef Supper, 4-6:30 p.m. May 18, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Route 118, Dallas. Family style, fresh rolls, homemade deserts. $9 adults; $4 children. Reservations encouraged. Tickets, 675-3859, or at the door. Handicap accessible.

Pasta and Meatball Dinner, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. May 19, Prince of Peace Parish Society, Felittese Grounds, 3rd Street, Old Forge. Salad, roll and dessert. $9 per person. Take out and drive through only. Tickets at event or in advance. Call 457-5900.

Ice Cream Social, 4:30-6:30 p.m. May 25, Town Hill United Methodist Church, 417 Town Hill Road, Shickshinny. Homemade ice cream, soups, sandwiches, pies and cakes.

Spaghetti Dinner Benefit, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2, St. Anthony/St. George Church, Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. Benefits Angie Webby-Wrhel for complications from by-pass surgery. Monetary donations can be made to James Malia, Wells Fargo Bank, 451 Pierce St., first floor, Kingston, PA 18704. Make checks payable to Spaghetti Dinner Fund. $8 adults; $5 children 10 and younger. Dine in or take out.