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THIS WEEK: March 26 to March April 1

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.

Lenten Food Sale, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. March 28, St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 93 Zerby Ave., Edwardsville. Dine in or take out. Homemade potato pancakes, haluski, soups, bake sale.

Vegetable Soup, Haluski and Bake Sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 28, St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, 153 E. Main Street. Soup and haluski, $5 quart. Call 570-735-7682 or 570-736-6908 by March 28.

Pierogie Sale, 2-5 p.m. April 1, St. Michael’s Church, Church and Winter streets, Old Forge. $6 dozen. Order by March 28. Call Sandra, 570-457-9280 or the church hall, 570-457-2875.

Haluski and Clam Chowder Sale, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. March 28, Holy Cross Episcopal Church, 373 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Haluski, $5 quart; clam chowder, $6.50 quart. Orders, 570-287-2524.

Lenten Food Luncheon, 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 28, St. Mary’s Byzantine Church, 522 Madison St., Wilkes-Barre. Pierogies, clam chowder, haluski with homemade noodles, pizza, broccoli and shells. Eat in or take out. Call 570-829-9288, March 28.

Fish-Fry Fridays, 3-7 p.m. March 28, April 4, 11, Good Shepherd Polish National Catholic Church, 269 E. Main St., Plymouth. Fried haddock $8.50; fried shrimp $9. Red clam chowder, homemade pierogies, haluski, potato pancakes. Eat in or take out. 570-690-5411.

Vegetable Soup, Haluski and Bake Sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 28, St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, 153 E. Main St., Glen Lyon. $5 per quart, soup and haluski.

Lenten Food Sales, 4-7 p.m., Fridays to April 18, Maltby Fire Company, 253 Owen St., Swoyersville. Homemade pierogies, haluski, potato pancakes, clam chowder, varied fish dinners, French fries, coleslaw.

All-You-Can-Eat Stir Fry, 4-7 p.m., every Friday during lent, Sylvania Lodge, Reyburn, outside Shickshinny. $9.50 adults; free for children younger than 12.

Lenten Food Sales, 3-7 p.m. Fridays during Lent at Exeter Hose Company 1, 1405 Susquehanna Ave. Menu includes potato pancakes, red clam chowder, haluski, pierogies, broccoli and shells. Eat in or take out. 570-569-2524.

Lenten Pizza Sale, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Fridays during Lent, West Wyoming Hose Company 1, 926 Shoemaker Avenue. $10 unbaked; $12 baked. Call 570-693-1811. Walk-ins welcome.

Lenten Dinner, 3-7 p.m., Fridays during Lent, Wyoming Masonic Lodge 468, Wyoming Avenue. Potato pancakes by Rita, haluski, pierogies, Manhattan clam chowder, New England chowder, beverages. Parking in rear, handicap accessible. Eat in or takeout. Call ahead, 570-693-2608.

Lenten Food Sales, noon-5 p.m. Fridays in Lent through April 11, Holy Name Society of St Leo’s/Holy Rosary Church, Manhattan Street, Ashley. Haluski, pierogies, clam chowder, mushroom soup, tuna hoagies. Eat in or take out. Order ahead, 570-825-6669.

Pasta Dinner Fundraiser, 6:15-8 p.m. March 29, The Choir of St. Stephen’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, 35 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. $10 adults; $5 children to age 10. Pasta, bread, salad, dessert, hot and cold beverages.

Chicken Biscuit Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m. March 29, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 231 State St., Nanticoke. Take out or eat in. $8 adults;$4 children 6 to 12; free for children younger than 6. Free for veterans. For tickets, call 570-735-8531 and leave a message or purchase at the door.

Breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. March 30, Queen of the Apostles Parish, parish hall, former St. Mary’s School, 742 Spring St., Avoca. Eggs, home fries, pancakes, sausage, toast, coffee, tea, juice, homemade baked goods. $6 adults; $4 12 and younger. Advance tickets, 570-457-3412 . Tickets also available at the door.

All-You-Can-Eat-Breakfast, 7 a.m.-noon March 30, The Honey Pot Active Volunteer Fire Company, Nanticoke. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 12. Frank, 570-735-2932.

Spaghetti Supper, noon-4 p.m. March 30, Holy Family Parish, parish hall, 574 Bennett St., Luzerne. $9 adults; $4 children 3-10; free for children younger than 3. Take out. Tickets at door. Basket raffle. 570-287-6600.

Pierogie Sale, 1-2:30 p.m. and 4-5:30 p.m., Mondays until March 31, St. John the Baptist Church, 126 Nesbitt St., Larksville. $8 dozen. Call Rena O’Dell at 570-287-5421.

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


Soup, Bake and Book Sale, 8 a.m.-6 p.m. April 3, Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church, 420 Main Road, Hanover Township. Piggie soup. Last sale until fall. $8. Take outs only. Pre-order, Sylvia, 570-825-6370; Barry, 570-831-5593.

Five Bucks, First Friday Spaghetti Dinner, 4-7 p.m. April 4, Unity of NEPA Spiritual Center, 140 S. Grant St., Wilkes-Barre. Eat in or take out. Homemade spaghetti sauce, meat or vegetarian, homemade bread, garlic bread, homemade desserts. $5. Drinks extra.

Homemade Pierogie Sale, noon- 4 p.m. April 4, St. John Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Hill St, Mayfield. Deep fried, frozen, uncooked. $7 dozen. First come, first serve. Fax business orders by April 3 to 570-876-2534. Call 570-876-0730 or 570-876-0391.

Baked Fish Dinner, 3-6 p.m. April 4, Holy Cross Polish National Catholic Church, Parish Hall, 23 Sheridan St., Heights section, Wilkes-Barre. Eat in or take out. $8 adults; $4 children to 12.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4-7 p.m. April 5, Boy Scout Troop 155, Trucksville United Methodist Church. Spaghetti, homemade meatballs and sauce, fresh Italian bread, garden salad, beverage, dessert. $8 adults; $4 children younger than 10. Take outs available.

Lenten Buffet Dinner, 4-7 p.m. April 4, SS. Peter and Paul Parish, Hudson Road, Plains Township. Baked fish, pierogies, haluski, homemade macaroni and cheese, homemade pizza, choice of soup, French fries, coleslaw, dessert, beverage. $11 adults; $6 children 12 and younger. Tickets at the door.

Lenten Fish Dinner, 4-6 pm. April 4 and 11, St. Andrew Parish, 316 Parrish St., church hall, Wilkes-Barre. Poached haddock, baked potato/fries, coleslaw, dessert, coffee, tea, juice. $9 adults; $4.50 children younger than 10. Take outs available.

Family-Style Roast Beef Supper, 4 p.m. until gone on April 5, The Men’s Brotherhood and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 474 Yalick Road, Route 118, Dallas. Includes mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetables, fresh rolls, pepper hash, homemade desserts. Take outs 3:30 p.m. $9 adults; $4 children. Tickets at the door. Handicap accessible.

All-You-Can-Eat-Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. April 6, Marine Corp League, St. Patrick Parish Center, 411 Allegheny St., White Haven. $8. Mike Salerno, 570-262-2894.

Baked Haddock Fish Dinner, 5-7 p.m. April 11, The Regal Room, 216 Lackawanna Ave., Olyphant. Sponsored by SS. Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Catholic Church. Pre-sold tickets, $13 per person/dinner. Eat in or take out. Baked haddock, potato vegetable, coleslaw, roll, dessert, coffee or tea. Limited tickets at the door, $15 per dinner. Call Sandra at 570-383-9487 by April 7.

Spaghetti Dinner, 4-7 p.m. April 7, benefits local youth campers at YMCA Camp Kresge, Rodano’s on the Square, Wilkes-Barre. $8 adults; $4 children 12 and younger.

Poppy Seed and Nut Roll Sale, pick up 10 a.m.-noon April 18, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Rock Street, Hughestown. Order by April 8. Carol, 570-654-1849; Pam, 570-655-0043.

Fish Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m. April 11, St. Martin in the Fields Church, Nuangola and Church roads, Mountain Top. $10 adults; $5 children 5-11; free for children younger than 5. Welsh cookies also for sale.

Baked Haddock Fish Dinner, 5-7 p.m. April 11, SS. Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Catholic Church, Regal Room, 216 Lackawanna Ave., Olyphant. Pre-sold tickets. $13 per person/dinner. Eat in or take out. Baked haddock, potato, vegetable, coleslaw, roll, dessert, coffee, tea. $15 at the door. Limited tickets. Reservations due by April 7. Sandra, 570-383-9487.

Fisherman’s Breakfast, 6:30-11 a.m. April 12, Alderson United Methodist Church, Harveys Lake. $6 adults; $3 children younger than 12. Scrambled eggs, sausage, all-you-can-eat pancakes, beverage. 570-639-5401, leave message.

Pre-Easter Bake Sale, following Masses April 12-13, Prince of Peace Parish, Old Forge. Call Francis, 570-451-0112, Rosemary, 570-457-9757 or the rectory, 570-457-5900.

Family-Style Roast Chicken Dinner and Bake Sale, 5-7 p.m. April 26, United Methodist Church Pittston, Broad and Church streets. Take outs start at 4:30 p.m. Half roast chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, pepper hash, cranberry sauce, dessert, beverage. $10 adults; $6 children younger than 10. Call 570-603-1915 for tickets by April 14. Limited tickets at the door.

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