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Muncy locals 2.19

By Staff | Feb 19, 2020

Calling all chili chefs, tasters and Nerf gun enthusiasts! A unique fundraiser for the Muncy Township Police Department is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 29. A chili cook off and nerf gun challenge course begins at 10 a.m.and ends at 2 p.m. at the Pennsdale Trinity United Methodist Church. There are costs to enter the chili cook off, be a taster, and/or navigate through the Nerf gun course. Funds are being raised to replace a camera and purchase two iPads. A grant through Thrivent makes the event possible. The church is located at 658 Village Road, Pennsdale. To register in the chili event, call 570.337.0437.

The Luminary recognizes and congratulates the following Muncy students who competed in the Regional Competition for Technology Student Association (TSA) on Saturday, Feb. 8, at Central Columbia High School and qualified for the state competition.

High School Chapter 2187

Fashion Design and Technology-First place: Rianna Mclean and Carl Zimmerman; Computer Integrated Manufacturing-Second place: Rianna Mclean and Clayton Gottschall; Transportation Modeling-Second place: Clayton Gotschall; Structural Design and Engineering-Third place: Rianna Mclean and Clayton Gotschall; Technology Bowl-Third place: Rianna Mclean, Clayton Gottschall and Carl Zimmerman; Dragster Design-Sixth place: Rianna Mclean; Technology Problem Solving-eighth place: Clayton Gotschall and Rianna Mclean

Jr. High Chapter 1119

PA Materials and Processes-Third place: Brayden Trostle; Mass Production-Third place: Brayden Trostle, Hayden Fry and Cy Dixon; Structural Engineering-Third Place: Brayden Trostle and Hayden Fry.

Events of Interest

Wednesday, Feb. 19-The Muncy Area Senior Citizens will meet at the First United Methodist Church, Muncy. Lunch will be served at 12 noon followed by a program and a meeting.

Saturday, Feb. 22-Used book sale, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Muncy Library.

Friday, Feb. 28-Authors at the Well [Coffee House], 363 Stamm Road, Milton, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Saturday, Feb. 29-Chili cook off fundraiser, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Trinity UMC, Pennsdale.

Save the Date

Monday, March 2-Muncy Music Association fundraiser at Wendy’s, 5-8 p.m.

March 6 and 7-Susquehanna Valley Guild Quilt Show, Warrior Run Fire Hall, First Street in Allenwood, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday.

Sunday, March 8-FBLA breakfast at the Muncy Valley Moose and Family Center, Hughesville, 7:30-10:30 a.m.?Tuesday, March 10-Used Book Sale, 3-6 p.m., Muncy Library.

Wednesday, March 18-Smelly Shoe basketball game, faculty vs. seniors, 7 p.m. Muncy gymnasium.


Son Light House, 130 Carpenter Street, Muncy. Distribution hours are for those receiving goods are Wednesday, Feb. 19, 8-12 p.m. and Thursday, Feb. 20, 4-7 p.m.

Muncy Area Lions Club: second and fourth Thursday, 6:30 p.m. Orlie’s.

Hughesville Rotary: second and fourth Tuesday, 6:15 p.m., Silverthorn Tavern.

Auxiliary meeting, VFW Post 3428 Muncy, third Monday night of each month, 7 p.m., rear 12 N. Market St.

Legion Post 35 Ladies Auxiliary monthly meeting, second Monday of every month at 7 p.m., first floor meeting room, 76 N. Main St., Hughesville. All members and prospective members welcome.

The John Brady Lodge No. 116 Independent Order of Odd Fellows meet the first and third Wednesday of each month at Muncy Masonic Lodge. For information call 570-584-0155 or 570-220-2037.

Free Saturday Trains program, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, corner of Pine and East Market Sts., Danville, Montour County.