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Toastmasters Meeting


The Greater Scranton Roaring Ramblers Chapter of Toastmasters International will meet on Tuesday, Jan. 28 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Allied Services in Scranton. Visit or call 570-498-1110 or 570-350-7441 for more information.



All Day Bingo


The Factoryville Fire Co. auxiliary will host an all-day bingo on Sunday, Feb. 2, at the fire hall, 120 College Ave. Doors will open at 10:30 a.m. and games will begin at 12:30 p.m. Snacks, beverages and a full dinner will be available. Call 570-942-4574 for more information.



Coffee Club


Chuck Parry, a financial adviser with Edward Jones Investments, 406 S. State St., Clarks Summit, will host a free coffee club on Wednesday, Feb. 12, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Glenburn Grill, 1144 Lackawanna Trail, Glenburn. Topics such as current events, the economy and investing will be discussed. Coffee, juice and pastries will be served. Call Jennifer at 570-585-8979 to reserve a seat by Friday, Feb. 7.



Little League Registration


Christy Mathewson Little League registrations will be held for both baseball and softball on Saturday, Feb. 8, from 1-3 p.m., and on Thursday, Feb. 13, from 6-8 p.m., at the Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center, 179 College Ave., Factoryville, for players from Benton, Dalton, Factoryville and Nicholson and at the Lake Winola Fire Hall for players from Lake Winola.

Call Phil Evans at 570-563-0223 if you reside in Benton, Dalton, Factoryville or Nicholson; call Gene Dziak at 570-955-9653 for more information if you live in Lake Winola.



Softball Meeting


The 12U Valley Petunia League will hold its second meeting of the 2014 season on Sunday, Feb. 9, at 6:30 p.m. at the American Legion, 508 Church Street, Jessup. All coaches and league representatives are encouraged to attend. Any town wishing to join the league should send a representative. Visit for more information.



Valentine Cookie Sale


The Voluntary Action Center is hosting its annual Valentine cookie sale. Sugar cookies are five for $5 and will be available for pickup at the center’s offices, located in the Scranton Life Building, 538 Spruce Street, suite 420. Pickups will begin after noon on Thursday, Feb. 13 and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 14. Delivery will be available for orders of 10 or more. Call Jen at 570-347-5616 for more information. Orders may be faxed to 570-341-5816, attention Val.