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THIS WEEK: Dec. 4 to Dec. 10

Spaghetti Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m., Thursdays, St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church, church hall, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Pasta, salad, bread, dessert and beverage. Six different pastas and five sauces. $7 adults; $5 children 6-10.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4:30-8 p.m. Dec. 6, American Legion, off Route 209, Gilbert. Meatballs, marinara, salad, dessert, coffee and soda. $8 adults; $5 children 3-12; free for children younger than 3. Benefits Waggin’ Tails Pet Rescue.

Pizza Sale, Dec. 6, The First United Methodist Church, West Pittston. Baked, unbaked, with or without onions. $11 each. Toppings $2 each. Specialty pizzas of broccoli or tomato and garlic, $14 per tray. Vegetable pizza with tomato, onions, broccoli, red peppers and mushrooms and no cheese, $13. Call 570-655-1083. Walk in and lunch-time delivery available.

Welsh Cookies & Soup Sale, pick-up 4-6 p.m. Dec. 13, Dallas Eastern Star Building Association, 15 Foster St., Dallas. Chicken noodle, vegetable, $6. Cookies, $4 dozen. Deadline to order is Dec. 6. Call 570-675-4803.

Frozen Pierogies, 9 a.m.-noon Dec. 7, The Good Shepherd PNCC. $8 per dozen. No orders will be taken. Sales are first come first serve.

All-You-Can-Eat Soup and Salad Supper, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Dec. 7, The Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Mount Zion Road, Harding. Soups, chili, salads, breads, beverages and desserts. $7 adults; $5 children 12 and younger. All are welcome.

Pasta Dinner and Craft Fair, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Dec. 8, Wyoming Area Secondary Center Cafeteria. Eat in or take out. Dinner, salad, drink and dessert. $8. Free admission to craft show.

Hoagie Sale, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Dec. 10, Loyalville Church, Loyalville Road, Noxen. Premium ham, salami, bologna, cheese, tomatoes, lettuce, onion and dressing packaged separately for freshness. $5 each. Call 570-477-3521. Leave a message with name, phone number, number of hoagies, with or without onions. Deadline to order is Dec. 8.

Clam Chowder and Haluski Sale, pick-up noon-4 p.m. Dec. 12, St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, East Main Street, Glen Lyon. Clam chowder, $7 quart; haluski, $5. Bake sale. Deadline to order is Dec. 9.

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

Pierogies, St. John the Baptist Church, 126 Nesbitt St., Larksville. Pick up 1-2:30 p.m. and 4-5:30 p.m. every Monday, except Dec. 2, through Dec. 9. Call Rena O’Dell at 570-287-5421.


Homemade Pierogie Sale, noon-4 p.m. Dec. 13, St. John Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Hill Street, Mayfield. Deep fried or uncooked. Orders of 10 dozen or more call St. John’s rectory at 570-876-0730. All others, first come, first serve.

Greek Cookie Sale, Pick-up 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 21-22, Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church, church hall, lower level, 32 East Ross St., Wilkes-Barre. Near the Wilkes-Barre Post Office. Baklava, 10-piece and assorted cookie baskets, $15 each. Deadline to order is Dec. 13. Call 570-417-4465 or visit

Breakfast Buffet, 8-11 a.m. Dec. 14, The Huntsville United Methodist Church, 1233 Huntsville Road, Shavertown. Seniors and children 6 and younger, free. $7 adults. Eggs, sausage, toast, home fries, pancakes, ham, coffee, tea or orange juice.

Nut Roll/Poppy Seed Roll and Christmas Cookie Sale, pick up 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. Dec. 21, St. Michael’s, Church and Winter streets, Old Forge. $10 per nut or poppy roll; $8 per pound of cookies. Order by Dec. 14. Call Sandra at 570-457-9280, Dorothy at 570-562-1434 or the church hall at 570- 457-2875.

Homemade Rolls, pick up 1-4 p.m. Dec. 18, Holy Resurrection Orthodox Cathedral, 591 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Varieties include nut, poppy, apricot or lekvar (prune) filling. Deadline for orders is Dec. 14. Call 570-822-7725.

Christmas Cookie Walk, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 14, Youth Ministry of Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, 420 Main Road, Hanover Township. Choices are $8 to fill container with over 40 different homemade cookie choices, or $8 for pre-assorted containers. 570-262-6413 or 570-814-6444.

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