South Schuylkill events in the region
Blue Mountain High School Class of 1958: Classmates and guests are invited to meet for breakfast at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, December 1 at the Blue Mountain Family Restaurant, Interstate 78, Exit 23, Shartlesville.
Blue Mountain High School Class of 1965: Classmates and friends are invited to meet for breakfast at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, December 4 at Country Squire, Route 61, Schuylkill Haven. For further information: Connie Teter at 570-366-0255.
1965 Schuylkill Haven High School Class: Members and guests are invited to meet for breakfast at 9:30 am on Saturday, December 11 at Country Squire, Rt. 61, Schuylkill Haven. For further information: Beryl Zulick 570-516-5417.
Blue Mountain High School Class of 1976: Classmates and guests are invited to meet for breakfast at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 27 at Esther’s Restaurant, 2957 Route 22, Fredericksburg. Information: 717-507-8976.
Tacos : Tuesday, November 30, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Rainbow Hose Company, 417 Dock St., Schuylkill Haven.
Breakfast: Sunday, November 28, 7 a.m. to noon, Rainbow Hose Company, 417 Dock St., Schuylkill Haven.
Lobster and ham imitation dinner: Friday, December 3, 4 p.m. until exhaustion, Friedensburg Fire Company, Route 443. Information: 570-739-4333.
Chicken Pie : Saturday, December 4, Liberty Fire Company, Columbia and St. James streets, Schuylkill Haven, pints only, $ 9, 2 p.m. while supplies last. Drive-through event only on St. James Street next to the fire hall. Free delivery in the Schuylkill Haven area. Orders taken in advance on the day of the event by calling 570-385-3341 after 10 a.m.
Breakfast: Landingville Fire Company, Sunday, December 5, 7 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Shepherd’s table: Free lunch, Sunday, December 5, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m., Grace Free Church, 101 Graef St., Cressona. Information: 570-385-1883.
Lunch and learn: Wednesday, December 15, 12 p.m., Luther Ridge at Seiders Hill, 160 Red Horse Road, Pottsville. Gabe Kamarousky will speak on hospital updates and news. RSVP by Monday, December 13 to Abigayle Kaiser at 570-621-7200 or email: [email protected] to reserve your spot.
Pottsville Library: Imaginative Friends, ages 12-18, Tuesdays, 6 p.m. Story time, Mondays, 10:30 a.m., ages 1 to 5; Robot Orbit, Mondays at 4:30 p.m., for ages 7 to 11. November 27, Friends second-hand book sale, 9 am to 1 pm; Small businesses on Saturday and elf hunts on the plateau; Holiday Story Time, 10:30 am all ages; Small Business Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafted Advent calendar with art block, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., from 3 years old; Nov. 30, winter coats donation Tuesday distribution. December 3, Holly trail and streetcar tour, 5:30 p.m., tickets required .; December 6, Friends second-hand book sale, from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. On December 7, wreath and poinsettia orders can be picked up at 11 a.m. To register for events, call 570-622-8880 ext. 12 or go to www.pottsvillelibrary.org.
Schuylkill Haven Free Public Library: Family Night Story Time, Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, story time, 10:30 am-11:30am; Thursdays, infants and toddlers, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Third Friday of each month, Teen / Tween Time 3:45 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. Information: 570-385-0542.
Orwigsbourg Library: 216 W. Independence St. 10:30 am Tuesday, Story Time for preschoolers. Masks required. Information: 570-366-1638.
Holiday market: Saturday, November 27, Lykens station, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Buy gifts, watch shows and good food.
Auction, soups and pastries: Saturday, November 27, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., shop and drop; Sunday, November 28, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., winner’s draw at 4 p.m. Sponsored by Operations Hugs and Kisses, 127 S. Tulpehocken St., Pine Grove.
Chinese holiday auctions, sale of soups and pastries: Saturday, November 27, Santa, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (take your own photos; Soups: Italian wedding, vegetables, chicken, noodles and ham and beans, sold by the pint. Shop and Drop from 5 to 8 p.m., Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.; draw for winners at 4:00 p.m. Winners’ withdrawal Monday, November 29 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Children’s Christmas Party: Saturday December 4, Schuylkill Haven, fair weather, bad weather, bad weather for children up to 10 years old. Check in under the glass roof at the station between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Children will be given a tote bag to hold business documents as they walk down the Main Street to Santander Bank, cross across the Main Street and back down the Main Street to the small Parking Lot Dipper Ice Cream Shoppe, where Santa Claus will be located. Along the way, they will collect tips / suggestions in their search for the elves found in the shop windows. Prior registration is compulsory. Registration forms are available at the recreation center, call 570-385-1313 or email [email protected] by Monday, November 29.
Arts and Crafts
Holiday craft market: Saturday December 4, Walk In Art Center, 220 Parkway, Schuylkill Haven. More than 50 vendors, cellars, Boilo, art demonstrations, raffles and live music. This marks the end of the Festival of Trees.
Flaming ceramics: For seniors and veterans 62 and over, at the Walk In Art Center every Friday, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Make pottery or sculptures. All supplies will be provided. A donation of $ 6 is requested to help defer the cost. Information: 570-732-3728.
Haven of clay: Walk at the Art Center, Monday and Thursday, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. $ 40 per month or $ 7 per evening, with a minimum of two evenings. Clay must be purchased through the art center. Information: 570-732-3728.
Knitting circle: Lorraine Felker will teach knitting every Tuesday at the Walk In Art Center from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. free of charge, but donations are appreciated. This course is for all ages. Bring needles, yarn and fellow knitters. All levels are invited. Information: 570-732-3728.
Route 61 strip: Saturday, Nov. 27, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m., Frackville Elks Lodge # 1533, 307 S. Third St., Frackville. Food will be available for purchase. Information: 570-874-2500.
Musical “White Christmas”: Saturday, November 27, 7 p.m. and Sunday, November 28, 2 p.m., Majestic Theater, 209 N. Center St., Pottsville. Tickets $ 15. Reserved places available at www.showfix4u.com/event-details/56315. Sponsored by Lehigh Valley Hospital — Schuylkill. Information: 570-628-2833.
Grind: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 p.m., Walk In Art Center. Get moving and lose weight. For ages 13 and over only. Interested participants should register by contacting Silvia: [email protected] or call 570-294-8245. Classes are limited to 30 students. Wearing a mask is mandatory and social distancing will apply. The cost is $ 10 per class.
Real people – real weight loss: Join TOPS at Hetzel’s Church, Hetzels Church Road, Pine Grove. The group meets every Tuesday at 5:30 pm Information: 570-345-8403.
Zumba Fitness: Classes are held every Monday (except holidays) from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Sweet Arrow Lake County clubhouse, Pine Grove. The cost is $ 5. Information: Denise at 717-269-3214 or [email protected]
Walking club: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8:30 a.m., Schuylkill Haven Recreation / Senior Center, 340 Haven St. Wednesday, Tone and Stretch, 9:30 a.m.
Zumba Gold: Mondays and Thursdays, Schuylkill Haven Recreation / Senior Center, 340 Haven St., 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Zumba Gold Class: Every Tuesday, Schuylkill Haven Recreation / Senior Center, 340 Haven St., 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Cost $ 6. No registration required. Information: Susan at 570-624-3018.
Celebrate recovery: Tuesdays, 6:30 p.m., Bethesda Church, 155 Reedsville Road, Schuylkill Haven. Masks compulsory, available at the door if needed.
Line dancing: Held every Monday at the Walk In Art Center. This is a continuous course for adults, without an appointment only, with no partner or registration required. It’s $ 6 per class and pay at the door. Basic stages, 6.15 am to 6.30 am; lessons, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. dance, 7:30 to 8 p.m. Benefits Community services Diakon. Information: Susan at 570-624-3016.
Township of Wayne: The group meets Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 23 Meadowbrook Center, Reedsville. Lunch is served at noon for a donation of $ 5, followed by a special activity or program. Information: 570-739-2241.