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By Staff | Apr 26, 2011

The East Lycoming Historical Society will be hosting a tea on April 30, at 2 p.m. in the Fireside Room at the Friends Church in Hughesville. Tasteful teas, savory sandwiches and decadent desserts will be served. 1860’s era costumes are encouraged. Lucy Henry will provide musical selections and Master Gardener Carol Ovelman will present a short program on herbs of the Civil War. For more information and reservations call 546-6992.

The Dick Harner Kids Fishing Derby will be held on Sunday, May 1 at Van Rensselaer Park in Picture Rocks. 5 years and under 1-1:45 p.m.; 6, 7 and 8 year olds 2-2:45 p.m.; and 9-12 year olds 3-3:45 p.m. Registration begins at 12:15 p.m.

The Farragut United Methodist Church will host its monthly First Tuesday Fellowship Dinner on May 3 from 5:30 7 p.m. Free-will donations are accepted. The church is located on Rte. 864 near the intersection of Rte. 87.

Bethany United Methodist church will be having a Sugar Cookie sale on Friday, May 6. Orders may be placed by May 4 by calling 584-2044 or 584-2301.

Kedron United Methodist church will hold a soup and bake sale and lunch on May 21 beginning at 9 a.m. Soups orders are appreciated by May 9 by calling 584-3778, 584-4375 or 584-2579.

Get ready for the 13th annual Greater Hughesville Business

Association’s Golf Tournament. This year’s tournament will be held

Wednesday, May 11 at the Mill Race Golf Course in Benton. It will be a four-person scramble beginningat 1 p.m. Four-person teams can register by calling Mike or Deb Sullivan at 584-2101 or Pauline Freezer at 584-2101.

Downtown Hughesville invites you to buy an engraved brick or paver to support the construction of the Memorial Park located on the corner of Main & Water Streets in Hughesville. A 4″x8″ brick or an 8″x8″ paver may be purchased. Discount prices are in effect until April 30. Flyers can be picked up at the borough office or at downtown merchants. For more information contact Dee at 584-2041 or Becky at 442-6252.

The East Lycoming Historical Society Museum in Hughesville is open Saturdays, 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Beginning June 3, Fridays will be added to the schedule for summer hours.

Happy Birthday Wishes to: Elliot Davidson, Ross Gottschall, Lauren Long, Frausteen Richart, Michael Rush, Matthew Swisher and Stefanie Weaver Apr. 27; Ken Schneider, Karen Markle and David Whitmoyer Apr. 28; Betty Lou Haffley and Cassi Fry Apr. 29; Ralph Knopp, Emalee Lunger and Tyler Houseknecht Apr. 30.

Happy Anniversary to: Cliff & Joanne (Vandine) Schumacher Apr. 28; Gary & Nancy Houseknecht and Jay & Barbara Snyder Apr. 29; Vernon & Susie Temple Apr. 30.

Remember; take the high road because the low road’s so crowded.