Endless Mountain Zendo in Stillwater will ring in the New Year with a Zen Meditation and Candlelight Ceremony from 8:30 pm - 2 am on Tuesday. Join in Zazen Buddhist meditation, beginner's instruction, Walking Zen, chants and other activities. Green tea and noodles will be served. Dress comfortably and bring warm clothes for outdoor activites. Everyone is welcome. The center is on Hollow Road in Stillwater.
Get a running start on the New Year with the Bloomsburg YMCA New Year's Eve 5K run & Walk. Registration opens at 5 PM on Tuesday evening. Starting time is 7PM at the Bloomsburg YMCA on 7th Street. To register early or for more information, call the Bloomsburg Y at 570-784-0188.
MC Federal Credit Union in Bloomsburg is hosting a holiday candle fundraiser this season to benefit the re-building of Kidsburg in the Bloomsburg Town Park. The fundraiser will continue into the spring.
The Kozy Kids winter wear donation drive is under way. Donations of hats, gloves and scarves will be distributed to children in our local commuinity this winter. Donation boxes can be found at AGAPE, New Covenant Christian Church, the Berwick United Way, the Hope Center, First Columbia Bank in the Buckhorn Wal-Mart, and at My Town in the Columbia Mall.
The Bloomsburg Rotary is selling their 2014 Lucky Lottery calendars. They're just $20 each. You can grab them in Downtown Bloomsburg at Al's Men's Shop, Towne Camera, First Columbia Bank, Oppenheimer Funds, and at the WHLM Main Street Studio. Proceeds benefit local and worldwide Rotary projects.
The Moose Exchange in downtown Bloomsburg is looking for your suppourt this holiday season. The non-profit arts and cultural center is running a fund-raising drive for maintainace and improvements through the end of the year. If you would like to make a tax-deductible donation, check out their homepage at MooseExchange.org
High School Basketball
The boys of Southern Columbia will battle it out against Danville on Monday night in our last sports broadcast of 2013. Coverage with Jim Dolye on the WHLM stations starts after the 7PM news. In our next game on Thursday night, the Berwick girls will host Pittston.