Briefly

Ellington Town Board To Meet

ELLINGTON — The Ellington Town Board will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 2, at 6 p.m. at the Ellington Town Hall. The meeting is open to the public.

UMC To Host Dinner Saturday

STOW — The Magnolia United Methodist Church will host a spaghetti dinner on Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church, 3969 Route 394, north of Stow. The cost is a donation and includes homemade sauce, meatballs, salad, garlic bread, cake and beverage. Take-out orders are available. There will be a bake sale table.

Fall Flea Market Set For Saturday

CHERRY CREEK — The Cherry Creek/Leon United Methodist Church on Main Street in Cherry Creek will hold its annual fall flea market with silent basket auction and lunch from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Lunch includes pulled barbecue chicken or pork or hot dogs, two sides, dessert and beverage for a donation of $9.

AOC Sets Nature

Hike For Sunday

On Sunday, the Allegheny Outdoor Club will hike to Hectar Falls. Participants will meet at Howe’s True Value at 2 p.m. There will be an ice cream stop afterward. For more information, call Bill or Jean Ferry at 814-758-1908.

Anniversary Service Is Set

STOW — The Magnolia United Methodist Church, 3969 Route 394, north of Stow will celebrate its 160th anniversary on Sunday at the 11:15 a.m.. worship service. The church will worship with early 1900 hymnals accompanied by the church’s pump organ. Members of the church will be remembered, starting with the founders. Pastor John Bowen’s sermon will be “Working Together” with scripture from James 5:13-20 and Mark 9:38-50. Refreshments will be served following the service. All are welcome to attend.

AMVETs To Hold Chicken Barbecue

SUGAR GROVE, Pa. — Sugar Grove AMVETS Post 50 is having a Chicken barbecue along with an bake sale on Sunday, Oct. 7, at noon until gone. All auxiliary members are asked to donate. Baked goods may be dropped off Saturday or Sunday. The public is invited to attend.

Ellington Quilters To Meet Monday

ELLINGTON — The Ellington Quilters and Crafters will meet from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday at the Ellington Farman Library. All adults are invited to come, work on their project of any kind or visit. The group meets the first and third Mondays of each month. The library is located in the former Lock, Stock, and Barrel on the Town Square in Ellington, 760 Thorton Road. The library is handicapped-accessible. For more information, call the library at 287-2945. Library hours are 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.

Driving Class To Be Held Monday

FREWSBURG — A five-hour pre-licensing driving course will be held at Frewsburg High School on Monday, Oct. 15, from 5-10 p.m. The cost is $25. Preregister by calling the guidance office at 569-7026 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday. When calling, please make sure you have your permit on hand.

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