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Camp Enrolling

Trinity Early Learning Center, 205 W. Grove St. in Clarks Summit, will host two one-week camps for 3- to 5-year-olds this summer. “Out of This World” will take place July 30 to Aug. 3, 9 a.m. to noon. “Under The Sea” will be presented Aug. 13-17, 9 a.m. to noon. Children will engage in daily play, crafts, a snack and activities revolving around a central theme each week. The cost is $150 per week and all supplies and snacks are included. Children must be bathroom-independent. Now enrolling. For more information, call 570-587-1088.

Book Club Meeting

The next meeting of the Mysteries and Detectives Book Club will be on Tuesday March 13, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Abington Community Library in Clarks Summit. The book selection for March is Tess Gerritsen’s “The Bone Garden.” The author for April is Andrew Greeley.

Fly Fishing Summer Camp

Registration is now open for the Keystone/TUTeens Conservation Camp in LaPlume for teens 14-18, sponsored by Trout Unlimited and Keystone College, June 17-23. Learn the art and the science of fly fishing and conservation. This is a one-week stay-over camp on the campus of Keystone College. Fee is $400 with financial aid available. Register at or for more information call 570-954-5042 or email

Observatory Programs

Keystone College’s Thomas G. Cupillari Astronomical Observatory will begin its spring program on Wednesday, March 14, at 7:30 p.m. and continue each Wednesday and Friday through May 25. Open to the public and free of charge, the spring sessions will be held regardless of sky conditions, but will be cancelled by the threat of severe weather.

This season’s astronomical programs will feature an illustrated lecture and telescopic observations. Large groups such as school classes, scouts and community organizations interested in attending should call 570-945-8402 or email to schedule a session. The observatory is on Route 107, two miles east of Fleetville. For more information, visit

Dean’s List

At Northeastern University, Clarks Summit resident Jessica Rickwood was recently named to the University’s dean’s list for the fall semester.