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By Staff | Sep 17, 2013

The Muncy Monster Dash is coming up October 26 and the students could really use some extra support. The Elementary Organization of Parents and Teachers hold this event each year to raise money for the playgrounds, school supplies, books, field trips, tee shirts and much more. Everything goes back to Ward L. Myers Elementary School. The members still need sponsors and reported that last year they had 261 participants for the 5K run and walk which included 100 kids with their families. Nicole Meyer is accepting applications and can give you more details on being a sponsor. Sponsors range from being a gold sponsor at $1,000 down to being a “Goodie Bag Sponsor” which includes the ability to put in promotional items in the participants goodie bags. Nicole can be reached at 570-940-0226.

The Senior Expo, sponsored by Representative Garth Everett and Senator Eugene Yaw, was a success at the Pennsdale Fire Hall last Tuesday. Talk about goodie bags, I saw some folks carrying out several bags full of handouts as I was walking in. And I must say, I acquired a lot of good information not only for myself, but for my aging parents. They rely on my brother and I a lot as caregivers to help them with their finances and medical appointments. It is always good to know what resources are out there to help them.

Don’t forget to check out the annual Corvette show and Artisans in the Backyard event to be held this Saturday in downtown Muncy.


Saturday, Sept. 21, the 6th annual Corvettes On Main Street and Artists From Our Own Backyard event to take place in downtown Muncy, rain or shine, from 10 to 3. Brought to you by the Muncy Professional and Business Association.

Tues. Sept. 24 at 6 p.m. CPR Anytime at the Life Center, Lycoming Mall provided by the American Heart Association and the PA Dept. of Health. This sfree hands on learning tool will increase awareness to perform CPR. Call to register at 1-877-883-4791. Seating is limited. Participants will receive a free training kit.

Weds. Sept. 25 “All You Can Eat Buffet” at Pennsdale Trinity United Methodist Church, 4 to 7 p.m.

Muncy 4th Friday Chili Cook-off event, Friday, September 27, downtown Muncy. Vote for your favorite chili and get a free tasting, Lots of prizes and games, live entertainment.