Class is in session, as Late Night Catechism has come to BTE in downtown Bloomsburg. One of the longest-running comedy shows in US Theater history, the show takes you into Sister's Catechism classroom in the days of Latin, meatless Fridays, and rulers across the knuckles - and you are the class! The show is a limited run through Sunday the 26th. For show times and ticket information, call the box office at 570-784-8181, or go to BTE.org
The Friends of the Bloomsburg Public Library will hold their annual book sale this Monday from 9 AM – 1 PM. Stop by the Library and pick up a membership form. The Library is on Market Street in Bloomsburg.
Project Frozen is in effect at AGAPE in Bloomsburg. Starting this weekend, AGAPE's building on East 7th Street will be open overnight from 8 PM til 7 AM on nights when temperatures reach 25 degress or lower. Extended hours will be posted on the building's front door and online at AgapeLoveFromAbove.com
Suppourt the Bloomsburg Public Library when you eat at Perkins restaraunt in Buckhorn today. Perkins will donate 20% of your bill to the Library when you present a coupon for the fund raiser. Coupons can be picked up at the library on Market Street in Bloomsburg.
There's a Pampered Chef bingo today at the Bloomsburg Middle School on Railroad Street. Doors open at 11:30, games start at Noon. Cost is $20 for 20 games, and Lunch will be availiable. Proceeds will benefit the Bloomsburg Middle School Student Ambassadors.
It's an All-you-can-eat Haddock dinner at the Montour-DeLong Fairgrounds this afternoon from 3 – 7 PM. Entry is $12 for adults, $6 for kids 6-12, and kids 5 and younger eat free. Take-out is availible. Call 570-437-2178 for more information. The Fairgrounds are on Broadway Road in Danville.
Benton United Methodist Church is holding a ham supper this evening from 4 – 7 PM. It's a hearty meal including ham, mashed potatoes & gravy, corn, green bean casserole and much more. $8 for adults, $4 for kids 6-12, and hids five and under get in free! Benton UMC is on Main Street.
Sign-ups for Central Columbia Girls Youth Little League Softball open Sunday from 1:30 – 3:30 PM. Sign-ups will be held in the school cafe, at Central Columbia School on Old Berwick Road.
Get fit with Elysburg Alliance Church this season. Starting February 2nd, the "Made to Crave" 6 week Bible study and exercise program will meet Sunday nights from 6:00-7:30 PM. Women of all ages and sizes are invited to attend. Children ages 3-12 are welcome to attend their children's program. Sign up by tomorrow by calling the church office at 570-672-2176 or emailing them at EA.Church@verizon.net
The Columbia-Montour Women's Center is holding spring volunteer training classes on Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6-9 PM starting February 13th. If you would like to learn how to help the staff at the Women's Center, call Jessica at 784-6632 for more information. Registration is open until Thursday, February 6th.
Artspace Gallery in downtown Bloomsburg presents "Quilting Expressions - Painting With Fabric" by guest artist Winona Cochran, running through February 23rd. The show features quilts designed from real-life landscapes.
Tax time is approaching, and if you make less than $51,000 a year, the Columbia County United Way and Bloomsburg Univerity can help you complete your State and Federal taxes for free. Call 570-759-1005 to set up an appointment with a volunteer today.
Stop by the Shenandoah Area Free Public Library on Main Street and check out the newly-released history book, “Shenandoah, A Look Back in Time,” compiled by local educator Robert C. Yudinsky. The book contains over 200 photograps of the area, spanning the years from the late 1800s through the 1970s.
If you need food for your Super Sunday party this year, Saint Joseph's Church in Berwick is selling Fireball sandwiches, Porkettes, Sausage Barbecue, and Wedding soup. Call Phil at 570-759-8027 or Jeanette at 570-759-3135 to place an oder. Orders must be placed by Monday, and can be picked up from 3 – 1 PM On Saturday the 1st, or on Sunday the 2nd from 9 AM – Noon. The Church is on Monroe Street in Berwick.
The Bloomsburg University men's and women's basketball teams played at Kutztown on Saturday afternoon. The Women won 74-56. The Men lost 72-61. Listen to the details in the WHLM Husky Post Game Report with Jim Doyle:
BU is back on the road Wednesday night at Millersville. The Women's game starts at 6 PM, the Men play at 8 PM. Coverage on the WHLM stations starts with the Women's pre-game at 5:40.