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THIS WEEK: July 30 to Aug. 5
Bargains and Breakfast, 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Aug. 2, St. John's Cathedral, Hill Street, Mayfield. Inclement weather, inside St. John's Center, Hill Street. Breakfast and flea market.
Ziti Dinner, noon-4 p.m. Aug. 2 and Aug. 3 St. Michael's Byzantine Catholic Church, 205 N. Main St., Pittston. Take outs available during dinner time. Walk ins welcome. Flea market 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 2 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Aug. 3 in church hall.
All-You-Can-Eat Breakfast, 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Aug. 3, St. Patrick Parish Center, 411 Allegheny St., White Haven. Sponsored by M.C.L . Det. 1039.
Hoagie Sale, 6-7:15 p.m. Aug. 5, Loyalville United Methodist Church, Loyalville Road. $5 each. Call 570-477-3521 by Aug. 3, leave message. Premium ham, salami, bologna, cheese. Tomatoes, lettuce, onion and dressing separate.
Free Dinner, 5-6:30 p.m., every Monday, for those in need, Christian and Missionary Alliance Church, 317 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston.
Lebanese-American Food Festival, 4-10 p.m. Aug. 9-10 and Aug. 17 and noon-7 p.m. Aug.18, St. Joseph Melkite Greek-Catholic Church, 130 N. St. Francis Cabrini Ave., West Scranton. Middle Eastern food and pastries, local picnic favorites, games, used-book sale, basket raffle, clams, beer, D.J. and local band.
Chicken Barbecue, 12-4 p.m. Aug. 10, Prince of Peace Parish, Old Forge, parking lot of Arcaro and Genell Restaurant. Take out or drive through and tent for on-site dining. $10. Half barbecue chicken, baked potato, corn on the cob, coleslaw, roll. Advance tickets, 570-457-5900; Francis, 570-451-0112; or Joe, 570-457-9325. Walk ins welcome.
Chicken Barbecue Dinner, noon-3 p.m. Aug. 16, St. Michael's, Church and Winter streets, Old Forge. $10. Half chicken, corn on cob, potatoes, coleslaw, roll and cake. Take out only. Limited number at door. Deadline to order is Aug. 10. Call Al at 570-562-3965.
Chicken and Biscuit Dinner, 4;30-7 p.m. Aug. 15, Patterson Grove, 1128 Bethel Hill Road, two miles off Route 239, between Shickshinny and Benton. Mashed potatoes, green beans, pickled cabbage, dessert. $8 adults; $4 children.
Pork Barbecue Dinner, 4-6:30 p.m. Aug. 16, Wyoming United Methodist Church, 376 Wyoming Avenue. $9 adults; $5 children 5-12. Eat-in (picnic style) or take out (drive through). Ticket information, 570-693-2821.
Holupki “Piggie” Sale, 3-6 p.m. Aug. 21, Holy Resurrection Orthodox Cathedral, 591 N. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. $2 each. Call 570-822-7725. Deadline for orders is Aug. 18.
Summer Luncheons, 12-4 p.m., Thursdays, Aug. 21, Sept. 18, The Irem Women's Auxiliary, Irem Country Club, 64 Ridgeway Drive, Dallas. $18. Fruit cup, petite prime rib or chicken and mushroom in puff pastry, whipped potatoes, asparagus, rolls, butter, cherry cheese cake, coffee, tea. Reservations/cancellations by 11:30 a.m. preceding the Monday prior to the luncheon. Contact Bernice West at 570-256-3031 or Sally Wagner at 570-675-2325. Handicapped accessible. Free parking.
Ethnic Food Festival, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 23, St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 93 Zerby Ave., Edwardsville. Rain or shine under the big tent. Freshly grated, homemade potato pancakes, halupki, pierogies, goulash, haluski, pulled pork and more. Bake sale with homemade bread and homemade baked goods. Theme baskets, crafts, pic-a-tic, kid's games.
Chicken Barbecue, noon-6 p.m. Aug. 30, Gouldsboro United Methodist Church, 495 Main St., Gouldsboro. Half chicken, baked potato, corn on the cob, coleslaw, dessert, coffee, tea. Sit down or take out. $9. For tickets call Ted Stout, 570-842-8738; Gary Klein, 570-842-6101; or Richard Roberts, 570-676-4090.

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