2012-09-01 00:00:00 by Courtney Koski / Info Girl
The Columbia Montour Aging Office is hosting their annual Pig Pickin' Corn Roastin' Good Time Sunday at the Catawissa Boat Club from 11:30 to 4:00 PM. Tickets are fifteen dollars. It's a day of music, prizes, games, fun and beverages. All proceeds will be used for in-home services for the elderly of Columbia and Montour Counties.
All Home Days are happening this weekend in Elysburg. Today there's a breakfast, tomorrow is basket bingo, and Monday is the Chicken Barbeque. The weekend has plenty of other events including entertainment each night...a Run for Fun 5K, car shows and more. It's all happening in Elysburg Community Park.
Monica's Heart Greyhounds are in Bloomsburg today at Petco and Tractor Supply.
Due to the Labor Day holiday the Bloomsburg Public Library is closed Monday. The wheelchair engineers train program at the Columbia Mall will be closed this week.
Wednesday marks the opening of the Bloomsburg Middle School Pool for morning lap swimming and water aerobics. Cost to use the pool is $2.00, and it will be open Monday, Wednesdays, and Friday mornings from 5:30 AM to 6:50 Am.
Thursday night is the Berwick Ice Cream and Cake Festival at the Jackson Mansion at 6:00 PM.
Alpha Sigma Alpha at Bloomsburg University is hosting a dunk tank fundraiser Thursday from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm on the Lycoming Hall Lawn on the BU Campus. The “Making A Splash” fundraiser benefits the S. June Smith Center to help children with developmental needs.
Next Friday is the annual Market Street Mile in Downtown Bloomsburg. Runners will start at the Town Fountain and make their way to Bloomsburg Town Park. After the mile race there will be ½ and ¼ mile races for your little kids in the park. It's hosted by the Bloomsburg University Track and Field team. To register go to the BU Huskies website online...link up under Our Partners at WHLM dot com.
And, mark your calendar for next Saturday. Camp Victory will host an open house from noon to 3:00 PM. There will be free events for your family like face painting, swimming, paddle boating, wall climbing, zip line, and more. You'll have the chance to see what the camp is all about and enjoy the day with your family. Camp Victory is in Millville.
The return of head coach George Curry to the Berwick sideline highlighted the opening to the High School football season. Friday night... Curry's Bulldogs beat Crestwood 48-21. You can hear the details in the WHLM Friday Night Football report:
In College action Friday night, the Bloomsburg Huskies were on the road at Stonehill College to open their season. Bloomsburg beat Stonehill in that match 44-28.
In other local action Friday night, Central Columbia beat Hughesville 45-7... Danville defeated Milton 35-8... and Bloomsburg fell to South Williamsport 34-27.
Saturday afternoon Southern Columbia defeated Pius the Tenth 61-0... and Columbia Montour Vo Tech was home against Sayre in a game you heard on News Radio 930, 94.7, 104.3, Berwick's 1280 and www.whlm.com Sayre beat Columbia Montour Vo Tech 27-0