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Montgomery events

By Staff | Jun 1, 2011

Saturday, June 4, 9 a.m., 4th annual 5K JesVic Race, beginning at the Watsontown Elementary School; registration at 7:45 a.m. Participants can run or walk, and there is also a 1/2 mile kids run which begins at 10am. Money raised is donated to local families who have illnesses in their families and are struggling to pay medical bills. For more information or questions, contact Suzie Wade at “mailto:slwade@bloomu.edu”>slwade@bloomu.edu or check out jesvic5k.blogspot.com.

Saturday, June 4, 4 p.m., Watsontown United Methodist Church, 1319 Eighth St. Drive, will hold a ham loaf dinner. A children’s meal will be offered. Take-outs available. Further information, call the church at 538-1017.

Tuesday, June 7, 12:00 noon, the Montgomery Area Senior Citizens will meet for a catered dinner at St. John Lutheran (Brick) Church between Montgomery and Muncy. Reservations are required for the meal and may be made by calling Charles Duchman at 547-1160 by Friday, June 3. Visitors are welcome for the cost of the meal. Please bring table service. The program will be presented by Kate Shade dressed as a working woman at the time of the Revolution and will reveal details of the life of Betsy Ross who made the 13 star flag.

Monday through Saturday, June 13-18, Annual Fireman’s Carnival at the Watsontown Community Park.

Tuesday, June 14, 7 p.m., Montgomery Borough Council Meeting, borough hall, 35 South Main Street, Montgomery.

Monday through Saturday, June 20-26, Annual Fireman’s Carnival at the Montgomery Park. Please call 547-1380 for cake donations.

Tuesday, June 21, 7 p.m., Montgomery School Board Meeting.

Saturday, June 25, 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., a forest landowner workshop titled “Caring for Your Woodland II: Making Good Decisions” will be held at the Pennsylvania College of Technology’s Earth Science Center near Montgomery. It is open to private forest landowners and other outdoor enthusiasts interested in learning how to care for woodlands and make the right decisions about sustainable forest management. Attendees will take part in indoor presentations and outdoor hands-on activities and demonstrations, strengthen their knowledge of sustainable forest management and talk with natural resource management professionals who have experience in managing forest resources. To register, go to guest.cvent.com/d/1dqyh1 or for more information, contact the Penn State Extension office in Centre County at 814-355-4897 or e-mail CentreExt@psu.edu.