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Bible Camp

The Waverly Community Church, 101 Carbondale Road, will host a one-day “Backyard Bible Camp” on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 9-11:30 a.m. The free event for children in preschool and older will provide children with interactive lessons, tie-dye crafts, songs, games and snacks. Call Crystal at 570-780-5061 for more information or to register.

Chicken Barbecue

The Dalton United Methodist Church, 125 S. Turnpike Road, will host a take-out chicken barbecue on Saturday, Aug. 16, from 3:30-6 p.m. Tickets are $8.50; $4 for children ages four to 10 and free for children younger than four. Call Margaret at 570-587-3755 or Pat at 570-945-5586 for more


5K Run/Walk

Abington Christian Academy will host its second annual adult 5K run/walk and free .5K kids’ fun run on Saturday, Aug. 16, on the cross-country course of Baptist Bible College and Seminary, Venard Road, South Abington Twp. Registration is from 7:30-8:45 a.m. The adult run/walk will begin at 9 a.m. and the kids’ fun run for ages 14 and younger will begin after the adult portion of the event. Race classes for the event include running, walking and Clydesdale (over 200 pounds). Awards will be given. Adult registration is $15 in advance and $20 on race day. All proceeds will benefit the general fund of Abington Christian Academy. Call Todd Treat at 570-614-4446 or email for more information.

Vintage Treasure

The Waverly Women’s Club will host “The Vintage Treasure” on Saturday, Aug. 23, on the lower level of the Waverly Community House, 1115 N. Abington Road, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Items to be sold will include small appliances, jewelry, glassware, toys, purses, clothing racks and bundled plastic hangers.

Scout Registration

Cub Scout Pack 251 will host its annual registration at the Clarks Green United Methodist Church, 119 Glenburn Road, on Wednesday, Sept. 10, from 6-8 p.m., on Wednesday, Sept. 17, from 6-7:30 p.m. and on Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 6-7:30 p.m. Boys in first through fifth grades or who are six to 10 years of age are invited to register. Call cub master Brian Sompel at 570-815-1279 or Jim Martin at 570-351-5209 for more information.