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In conjunction with its 100th anniversary, the Moose Lodge #1207 will have a public Open House from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 8. Food and beverages will be served. Souvenirs and historical artifacts will be displayed.

A 100th anniversary dinner with open bar, food and music will be held from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. that night. There are a limited number of available tickets at $25 to members and their guests. Stop by the lodge for tickets.

Meet the Warriors

Meet the Warriors boys basketball team is 11:30 a.m. today, Nov. 25 .in the Secondary Center gym (or immediately following 10:30 a.m. Mass at St Barbara Church).

Players from grades 7-12 will be introduced. The public is invited. Light refreshments will be served.

WA pasta dinner

The Wyoming Area Class of 2013 Pasta Dinner and Craft Fair and Chinese auction is 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9 at the Secondary Center Cafeteria.

Tickets not picked up were sent home with senior students. Anyone in need of extra tickets can contact Mary Bone at 885-2472 or Gina Malsky at 332-7817.

Seniors will be asked to volunteer on Sunday. Signup sheets will be available in homerooms. Basket donations are greatly appreciated and can be dropped off that morning.

WA Drama fundraiser

The Wyoming Area Drama Parents Association are selling poinsettia. There are two sizes - small for $12 and large for $16. Please see any drama parent before Nov. 28 to order. Flowers can be picked up at Carmen's Flowers & Gifts, Wyoming Avenue in Exeter from Dec. 8-15. The Association will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5 in the Secondary Center Library to plan for the Night at the Races.

Library news

The Library's Book Fair is from 7 to 9 p.m. on Dec. 7 at Barnes & Noble at the Arena Hub Plaza. Gift-wrapping will be provided on Saturday, Dec. 8 at no charge with a paid receipt.

Patrons are asked that they are shopping for the West Pittston Library prior to paying for your purchase. Online shoppers can use our Bookfair ID #10884930 when checking out from Dec. 7-14.

For more information, call or email Sara at 883-7079 or sarashanekelly@gmail.com.

Adult Programs

Downloading Free E-books From the Library - Nov. 26, 6:30 p.m.; Beginner Yoga – Mondays, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m.; Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.; Wednesdays, 9 a.m.; Fridays, 10:30 a.m.; Intermediate Yoga Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m.; West Pittston Library Book Club - First Tuesday of each month, 6:45 p.m.

The Barnes & Noble Book Fair is Dec. 7, 8 and 9.

New York City Holiday Bus Trip Fundraiser - Dec. 8, all day, $25. Proceeds benefit the West Pittston Library. The Martz Bus will pick up at the Atlas Building on 4th St. and Pacific Ave in West Pittston at 6:30 a.m. and will pick up to return at 6:30 p.m. sharp on Eighth Avenue between 50th and 51st Streets.

Children's programs

Weekly Story Time – Fridays,1 p.m.; Visit the library's website at www.wplibrary.org.

Street department

Residents are requested to rake leaves to the tree lawn not the road and place in a pile or open containers, not plastic bags.

Tax collector

George L. Miller, tax collector, announces the face value of taxes is in effect until Dec. 3. The borough tax penalty period will be honored through December. Office hours during rebate are from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday.

Property owner must forward tax bills to financial institutions for payment. If a receipt is requested, please include a self addressed stamped envelope with payment.

For appointments, call 655-3801 or 655-7782 ext. 232.

Birthday notes

Celebrating this week: Ree Ree DeLuca, Nov. 27; Mary Rose Campenni, Samantha Saville, Joe Valenti, Nov. 29; Pete Sidari, Brittany Pavlinchak, Rick Dushok, Nov. 30.

Quote of the week

There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face. - Ben Williams. For Toby.

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