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THIS WEEK: March 27 to April 2

Homemade “Paska” (Easter) Bread and Kolachi Sale,10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 28 and 29, St. John’s Russian Orthodox Cathedral, church center, Hill Street, Mayfield. Raisin and white bread, Paska size only. $7 each. Kolachi (nut, poppyseed, lekvar and apricot), $10 each. Call 876-0730, 876-3372 or 876-0391. Business orders may be faxed to 876-2534. Another sale for Orthodox Easter will be held on April 25.

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.

Lenten Food Sale, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. March 29, Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 401 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. Potato pierogie, clam chowder, potato pancakes, haluski. Call 825-6540 in advance for large orders.

Fried Fish Dinner, noon-7 p.m. March 29, the Mountain Top Venturing Crew 461 at the American Legion Post 781, Church Road. Take outs picked up at the pavilion next to the baseball field. $8 per person. Includes three pieces of fried haddock, French fries, coleslaw, roll and dessert. Tickets available from any crew member, at the post or at the door. Sheila Bender, 443-8076.

Homemade Pierogie Sale, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. March 29, St. John’s Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Cathedral, Church Center, Hill Street, Mayfield. Fried pierogies, $6 dozen. First come first serve basis. Business orders delivered upon request, fax orders to 876-2534.

Potato Pancakes, Pierogies and Haluski Sale, noon on Good Friday, March 29. Exeter Borough Hose Company 1, 1405 Susquehanna Ave., Exeter. Call 602-0739.

Lenten Meals, noon-7 p.m. on Good Friday, Masonic Lodge 468, 821 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming. Potato pancakes, pierogies, red clam chowder and haluski. Eat in or take out.

Lenten Food Sales, 4-7 p.m. Good Friday, Malty Fire Company, 253 Owen St., Swoyersville. Eat in or take out. Homemade pierogie, haluski, potato pancakes, clam chowder and varied fish dinners with French fries and coleslaw.

Fish, Shrimp Fry and Pierogie Sale, noon-7 p.m. every Friday during lent, Good Will Hose Co. No. 2, 451 W. Main St., Plymouth, every Friday during lent. $8 haddock meal; $9 shrimp meal; or $12 for the chief feast (fish and shrimp). Includes fries, hush puppies, coleslaw, drink and dessert. Rentko’s pierogies, $7.50 per dozen. Red clam chowder, $3.50 small and $7 large. Walk in or delivery in Plymouth. Call 779-9778.

Breakfast, 8:30-10:30 a.m. March 30, Men’s Resurrection, Lewisburg Alliance Church, gymnasium, 137 Supplee Mill Road. $10. All men and young men invited.

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

Welsh Cookie Bake Sale, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 6, Bennett-Derr United Methodist Church, Chapel and Grant streets. Pre-order by email at amy35mm@yahoo.com or call 823-1469. Deadline for orders is April 3.


Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner, 5-7 p.m. April 5, Fellowship Hall, New Life Community Church, 570 S. Main Road, Mountain Top. The Christian Motorcycle Association fundraiser. Donation $7. Take outs available. Bill, 443-2255.

Chicken and Biscuit Dinner, 5-7 p.m. April 6, the Men’s Club of Trinity Presbyterian Church, 105 Irem Road, across the road from the Country Club Shopping Center on Route 309, Fellowship Hall, rear, Dallas. Includes homemade desserts and beverages. Take outs, 4 p.m. $8 adults; $4 children. Call 675-3131 or tickets at the door.

Youth Group Spaghetti Dinner, 4:30-6 p.m. April 6, Town Hill United Methodist Church, 417 Town Hill Road, Shickshinny. $6 adults; $3 children 3-10 years. Take outs available. 570-864-2401

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. April 7, St. Patrick Parish Center, 411 Allegheny St., White Haven. $8. Contact Mike at 262-2894.

Roast Beef Supper, 4-6:30 p.m. April 13, the Lutheran Brotherhood and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 474 Yalick Road, Route 118, Dallas. Take outs from 3:30 p.m. $9 adults; $4 children. Includes roast beef, fresh rolls and homemade desserts. Reservations are encouraged. For tickets call 675-3859 or purchase at the door.

All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. April 14, JLW Mountain Laurel Lions Club at the West Wyoming Fire Department, banquet room, Shoemaker Avenue, West Wyoming. Buffet includes ham, sausage, scrambled eggs, pancakes, potatoes, coffee, tea, juice and muffins. $7 adults; $5 children. All proceeds will be donated back to the community. Tickets are available at the door or in advance. Call Karen at 885-1650.

Family-Style Roast Chicken Dinner and Bake Sale, 5-7 p.m. April 20, United Methodist Church, Broad and Church streets, Pittston. Take outs start at 4:30 p.m.. Half roast chicken, family style, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, pepper hash, cranberry sauce, dessert and beverage. $9 adults; $5 children younger than 10. Reservations strongly recommended. Call 603-1915 by April 8. Limited tickets at door. All homemade items at bake sale.

Barbecue Dinner, noon-5 p.m. April 27-28, Wilkes-Barre Boulevard and Hill Street. Dinners, $10; sandwiches, $8; and racks of ribs, $25 each.

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