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Montgomery Locals 10/2/2019

By Staff | Oct 2, 2019

Three Montgomery Area High School seniors have been chosen to embark on the opportunity of a lifetime this coming spring. Breanna Gardner, Dylan Ring, and Laura Ulrich have given some remarkable performances on stage in the high school auditorium as members of Virtuoso, and they have been given the honor of learning more about the craft of theatre by attending the New York City Broadway Summit.

This program will provide high-achieving musical theatre students from various high schools with the opportunity to learn from Broadway artists who are currently performing the Tony-award winning show “Hadestown.” The students will have an opportunity to watch “Hadestown” and to attend a series of workshops dealing with many different aspects of stage performance and musical theatre.

High School faculty member Carina McNear leads Virtuoso, and she also teaches music and communications. Virtuoso is currently busy with rehearsals for their winter play that will be performed in December. After a well-deserved Christmas break, the group will begin preparing for their spring musical.

THOT “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” Theodore Roosevelt

Best wishes to the Red Raider Football Team as they head off to Muncy this Friday for the “Annual Susquehanna Valley Grudge Match.” The whole town is rooting for you to keep the Shoe!

Happy birthday to Leona Dewalt, who will be celebrating her special day on October 7.

Lots of birthday wishes go to Austin Myers, who will be turning eight on October 7.

If you would like a birthday, anniversary, or special event recognized in this column, leave a message at The Luminary Office at (570) 584-2134 or e-mail it to news@muncyluminary.com; specify that it belongs in the Montgomery column.

Montgomery Events

Thur. Oct. 3-Varsity Girls Tennis Team will have a 4 p.m. home match against Muncy.

Fri. Oct.4-Montgomery vs. Muncy football ame will begin at 7 p.m. at Muncy.

Sat. Oct. 5-The Montgomery Volunteer Fire Company will have their Fall Festival at the Carnival Grounds staring at 9 a.m. The Pumpkin Roll will be held on West Houston Avenue.

Tue. Oct. 7-The Clinton Township Supervisors will meet in the Municipal Building at 6:30 p.m.

Tue. Oct. 8-Varsity Girls Tennis Team will have a 4 pm home match against St. John Neumann.

Tue. Oct. 8-Montgomery Borough Council will have their monthly meeting at 6:30 in the Borough Building. The public is welcome to attend.

Sat. Oct. 12-Montgomery Area Historical Society will have their Second Saturday Open House in the Adam Room from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

The Montgomery Emergency Management Agency is recruiting new volunteers. To learn more, contact Dennis Gruver at 547-6777.

Follow the Montgomery Emergency Management Facebook page to be alerted about emergency weather and safety instructions that affect the town.

If you are willing to volunteer with one of our local fire companies as either an emergency responder or in a non-emergency support role, call either the Montgomery Volunteer Fire Company at 547-1380 or the Clinton Township Fire Department at 547-1000.

The Montgomery Lions Club is seeking to expand its membership. For more information contact Roger McRae at (570) 971-2825.