What’s Happening for the week of Aug. 7, 2014

What’s Happening – send dated church, school, social or non-profit event information (50 words or less) to the Owego Pennysaver, ATTN: Wendy Post, P.O. Box 149, Owego, N.Y. 13827, e-mail wpost@owegopennysaver.com or drop it off at our office, 181-183 Front St., Owego. Space available, your event will appear.


American Legion Breakfast beginning Sept. 7, 8 to 11:30 a.m., 263 Front St., Owego. Weekly specials. All are welcome!

Fish Fry, 1st Friday of every month, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Caroline Center Church, 719 Buffalo Rd., Brooktondale – $10 eat-in or carry out.

Bluegrass Gospel Jam, 2nd Sat. of the Month, 7 to 9 p.m., Our Saviour Lutheran Church, 731 Hooper Rd., Endwell.

Cruise-In, 1st Sat. each month through September, 5 to 8 p.m., The Depot, Depot Street, Newark Valley. For more info call Ray 642-3627.

Newark Valley LEGO Building Club, meets 1st Wed. of every month, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Municipal Building’s Noble Room, 9 Park St., Newark Valley. Ages from 5 and up, parents are welcome to stay and create. Free event.

Tioga Center Pancake Breakfast, 2nd Sat. of the month from May through October, 7 to 10 a.m., Ransom Park, Tioga Center. Good will donation

Community Education Ceramics Classes, Tues. and Thurs. 5:15 to 8 p.m. Candor High School Room 219, Candor, $10/Students K-12, $20/adults, CHS employees/$15. For info call Jodi 768-4072 or email joellenriggsphotography@gmail.com.

Open Studio, 2nd & 4th Thurs., 4 to 7:30 p.m., Tappan Spaulding Library, Newark Valley. Bring your artwork crafts, knitting etc. to work on.

The Valley “Acoustic” Circle, every Mon., 6:30 to 8 p.m., Sayre Christian Church, 427 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre. For info call (570) 886-0006.

Golden Age Seniors Meeting and Dish to Pass, 3rd Thurs. of each Month, 11:30 a.m., Hickories Park, Owego.

Endicott Toastmasters Club Meeting, 1st & 3rd Wed. of each month, 6 to 7 p.m., basement of George F. Johnson Library, 1001 Park St., Endicott. For info call 953-9844.

Tioga County Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Directors Meeting, third Wed. of the month at 9 a.m., Tioga County SWCD office, 183 Corporate Dr., Owego. For questions call 687-3553 or email tcswcd@co.tioga.ny.us.

Bingo, Thursday nights, 6:30 to 9:15 p.m., VFW Post 1371, 207 Main St., Owego.

Newark Valley Senior Citizens Club Dish to Pass Supper & Program, third Thurs. of the month, 5 p.m., Newark Valley Fire Station, Route 38, Newark Valley. All men & women 50 or older are invited to join. For questions call Carol 642-5213.

GED (Adult Education) Classes, Tues. & Thurs. 5 to 8 p.m., Candor High School, Academy Street, Candor. For info call Sally 659-5968.

Food Addicts In Recovery Anonymous Weekly Meetings, for information on times and locations call (607) 595-7381, (607) 351-9504 or go to foodaddicts.org.

Owego Dog Owners Group (ODOG) Meeting, 2nd Tues. of each month, 10:30 a.m., basement at River Row Bookshop, Corner of Lake and Front Street, Owego. Open to everyone!

Owego Rotary Club Luncheon or Breakfast Meeting, Noon on Tuesday, Breakfast Meeting 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Treadway Inn, Route 17C, Owego. For more information call President Jack at 687-3937.

Quilting Classes, Mondays at 1 p.m., FCF Church, 27 Beach Rd., Apalachin. $7/session, for information call (570) 623-4402.

Sweet Adelines Carousel Harmony Chorus Rehearsal, Tuesdays, 7 p.m., Calvary United Methodist Church, 3505 Vestal Pkwy. East, Vestal. For info call Linda 669-4233 or go to carouselharmony.org.

Be Creative at Van Etten Library, every Sat. 1 to 3 p.m., Van Etten Library, 83 Main St., Van Etten. For info call 589-4755 ext. 3.

Mother Goose on the Loose, 2nd & 4th Wednesday of each Month, 11:30 a.m., Van Etten Library, 83 Main St., Van Etten Municipal Building, Van Etten. For ages 0 to 2 years old.

Al-Anon Meeting, 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Owego Presbyterian Church downstairs, corner of Temple Street and North Avenue. For information call 759-8590.

American Red Cross Blood Drives, Call 1-800-RED-CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org for dates, times and locations.

Write Now Writers Group, 1st Wed. of the Month, 7 to 9 p.m., Candor Free Library, corner of Bank Street & Main Street, Candor. For more information call Carol 659-7661 or email carolhenry@frontiernet.net.

Library Story Hour, Tuesdays 10:15 a.m., Candor Free Library, Bank Street, Candor.

Candor Town Board Meeting, 2nd Tuesday of the month, review and sign vouchers 6:30 p.m., meeting begins at 7 p.m., Candor Town Hall, Route 96B, Candor.

Open Hearts Dinner, every Wednesday 5 to 6:30 p.m., McKendree UMC, 224 Owego St., Candor.

Pancake Breakfast, 2nd Sat. of the month, 7:30 to 10 a.m., Nichols United Methodist Church, Nichols. Freewill offering.

Candor Fire District Regular Meetings, 2nd and Last Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., Candor Fire Station, 74 Owego Rd., Candor. For more info call Tim 659-3341.

Village of Candor Board Meeting, 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6:30 p.m., Candor Village Hall, Main Street, Candor.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly “TOPS” Meeting, every Thursday, 6 p.m., Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church, 17 Main St., Candor.

TOPS Chapter 418, every Friday 10 a.m., Calvary United Methodist Church, 3505 Vestal Parkway West, Vestal. For questions call Barbara 748-3443.

TOPS Chapter 306 (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), every Thursday, Weigh-in starts 5:45 p.m., Meeting 6:30 p.m., Union Presbyterian Church, 200 East Main St., Endicott. For information call 754-6913.

TOPS-Take Off Pounds Sensibly, Saturdays 7 a.m., Van Etten Town Hall, Van Etten. For info call Ruth 589-4515 or Judy 972-1092.

Friends of the Library Meeting, last Thursday of the month, downstairs meeting room. Candor Free Library, Bank Street, Candor.

Candor Free Library Board of Trustees Meeting, 1st Wednesday of the month (except for July & August), 6 p.m., Candor Free Library, Corner of Bank & Main Street, Candor. For more info call Sue 659-3022 or email candorwriter@yahoo.com.

Newark Valley Food Pantry, Tuesdays or Thursdays 3 to 4 p.m., Senior Pantry every 2nd Wednesday 10 to 11 a.m., Methodist Church Ministry Center, Newark Valley. For information call 642-8287 or 642-3414. Open to people in the 13811 area.

Free Supper Among Friends, Every 3rd Thursday of the month, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Nichols United Methodist Church, Nichols.

Pancake Breakfast, 2nd Sat. of the month, 7:30 to 10 a.m., Nichols United Methodist Church, Nichols. Freewill offering.

The Clothing Center, Tuesday 10 a.m. to Noon, Wednesday 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Central United Methodist Church, 17 Nanticoke Ave., Endicott. Free clothing and various items, they also accept donations. For questions call MaryAnn 786-9040.

Candor MOPS (for moms of infants through kindergarten age), 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month, Candor Congregational Church parsonage, Main Street, Candor. For info call Maryalice 659-5191.

Constitution Chat, 2nd Thursday of every month, 7 p.m., Candor Congregational Church, Main Street, Candor. For questions call Melvin 659-4785.

Candor Valley Riders Snowmobile Club Meeting, 7 p.m., 1st Wednesday of the month from April through Aug., 1st & 3rd Wednesday of the month from Sept. to March, Candor Ambulance Garage, 58 Main St., Candor. No meeting month of July.


Athens FFA Alumni & Frineds Meeting, 7 p.m., Smithfield Township Municipal Building. You do not need to be an Athens or FFA Alumnus to join, for info call Gayle 596-2225.

Newark Valley Central School District Board of Education Meeting, 7 p.m., Richard H. Kerr Board Rom, 79 Whig St., Newark Valley For more info call 642-3221.


Alzheimer’s Disease Program, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Countryside Community Center, 9 Sheldon Guile Blvd., Owego. Free to the public, registration is required. Call 785-7852, ext. 125 to reserve your seat.

National Weather Service hosting Panel Discussion about Flood Inundation Mapping Services, 7 to 9 p.m., Edward D. Hubbard Auditorium, Tioga County Office Building, 56 Main St., Owego. Open to the public.

Cady Library Book Club, Noon to 2 p.m., Cady Library, Nichols. Bring a lunch and will be discussing the book Amy and Isabelle by Elizabeth Strout.


NYS Southern Tier Local Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation Inc. Meeting, 7 p.m., Dunkin Donuts, 216 Reynolds Rd., Johnson City. For info call Daryall 775-2146 after 4 p.m. daily or email s.tierchapter@gmail.com.

Time to Honor our Brothers & Sisters, Meet at 8:30 a.m., walk begins at 9 a.m., Owego Central Fire Station, North Avenue, Owego. All Fire, Sheriff, Police, EMS Squads, Fire Police & Government Departments are Welcome!


AARP Driver Safety Classes, 9 a.m. to Noon, Owego Methodist Church, Owego. $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Call 687-4120 to register.


Chinese Auction, 5 to 7 p.m., Candor Fire Hall, Owego Road, to benefit the Bread of Life Pantry.

Tree Planting to Honor Peter Ward, 3 p.m., Candor Town Hall, Candor.


Sixth Annual Craft Fair & Bake Sale, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 117 Main St., Owego. For info call Elaine 642-3579 or email careteamspo@stny.rr.com.

Kopernik Observatory 40th Anniversary Gala Fundraiser, 6 p.m. Cocktail Hour (Cash Bar), 7 p.m. Dinner, Mandela Room at Binghamton University. $50/person, call 748-3685 for reservations.

Chicken BBQ & Bake Sale, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Vestal Center United Methodist Church, 478 West Hill Rd., Vestal. For more info call 748-0004.

The Jacobs Brothers of Dillsburg, Pa., 6 p.m., East Smithfield Federated Church, corner of Church & Main Streets, East Smithfield.

CPR Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oakdale, Mall, Johnson City.

Eggs & Sausage Breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Owego United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Main Street (next to the library), Owego. $5/adults, $3/ages 12 & under.

Murder Mystery Dinner, 6 p.m., Pine Cradle Lake Family Campground Recreational Hall, 220 Shoemaker Rd., Rome, Pa. $25/person with a fully catered meal to follow. For tickets call (570) 247-2424.

Owego Lions Club Chinese Auction, Doors open 6 p.m., drawing at 7 p.m., Community Center, Sheldon Guiles Blvd., Owego, 26 Tickets for $2.

Pancake Breakfast, 8 to 10 a.m., Owego Methodist Church, Main St., Owego. $5/person.

Bottle Drive and Bake Sale to benefit U-E Girls Varsity Tennis Team, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Drop off your cans and bottles at the Union- Endicott High School Parking lot and buy some goodies too! If you have bottles & cans you would like to donate before Sept. 13, email Gwen at gwenkania@gmail.com to make arrangements.


Chili Fest, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Tioga Trails Cafe, 50 Lake St., Owego. Live music, door prizes & raffles, cash bar. $10/person to benefit Tioga County Democratic Committee. For more info go to www.owegochilifest.com.


“A Jeweled Affair” Ladies Luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Owego Treadway Inn, Route 17C, Owego. Luncheon, feature, music & speaker, all for $12/person. Reservations due by Sept. 12, call Carol 785-3101 or email cgg350@aol.com.


Candor Central School Board of Education Regular Meeting, 7 p.m., High School Library Media Center, Candor.


St. Patrick’s School Fall Festival 2014, Fri. 5 to 10 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., 309 Front St., Owego. Free admission.


Zumbathon at Waverly Village Hall, 6 to 8 p.m., Waverly. $5/person, $20/family.


Round and Square Dance, 7 to 11 p.m., Wysox Fire Hall, Wysox. Music by Sara, refreshments available.

Wilawana Old Home Day, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wilawana Community Hall, 1192 Wilawana Rd., Sayre, Pa. Gun raffle, basket raffle, baked goods, Chicken BBQ and music. Vendors wanted (free set up) call (607) 565-4627.

Bazaar, Bake Sale & White Elephant Sale, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Barton Methodist Church, Barton. To benefit the Lounsbury Food Pantry.

Samson’s Coffee House, 7 to 9 p.m., Our Saviour Lutheran Church, 731 Hooper Rd., Endwell. Entertainment by Hailey Wiggins followed by An Audience of One. Free and open to the public.

Rummage & Bake Sale, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saint Mark’s Episcopal Church, 17 Main St., Candor.

Memoir Writing Workshop “Writing Your Story”, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Tioga County Historical Society Museum, 110 Front St., Owego. Free, donations are requested.


Mobile Food Giveaway, 10 to 11 a.m., The Creamery, 263 W. River Rd., Nichols. Bring own bags or boxes.


Phil’s Chicken House BBQ Fundraiser, 3 to 6 p.m., Owego Family Resource Center, 72 North Ave., Owego. $10/person.


Rummage Sale, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Apalachin United Methodist Church, 303 Pennsylvania Ave., Apalachin.


Free Christian Movie Night, 6:30 p.m., Federated Church fellowship hall, corner of Church & Main Streets, East Smithfield, Pa. Donations will be accepted to offset the price of the food. For questions call (570) 596-7341.

Candor Emergency Squad’s 5th Annual Golf Tournament, 8:30 a.m. Shotgun start, Catatonk Golf Club, Candor. $70/person, to register go to candoremergencysquad.org no later than Sept. 13.

Christian Singer & Songwriter Greg Capozzi, 7 p.m., Sayre Christian Church, 427 S. Keystone Ave., Sayre. Love Offering will be received. For more info go to gregcapozzimusic.com or call (570) 888-2683.

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