Sheffield Area News In Brief

Engle Family Fire

Donations for the Engle family fire are being taken at Allegheny Valley Elementary School. Gift cards for fast food, gas, home improvement, and clothing stores are welcome. Cash donations are welcome as well. The school students are bringing donations for all household items and clothing.

If anyone has any questions, they could contact the school at 723-4991.

Sheffield Township

Library Hours

Sheffield Township Library hours are Monday from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday from 1-5 p.m., Wednesday 2-8 p.m., Thursday 1-5 p.m., Friday 1-5 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The library is located at 20 Leather St.

Clarendon VFD

First Annual Clarendon VFW Cornhole Tournament will be held today, Jan. 18 at the Clarendon Fire Hall at 3:30 p.m.

Sheffield Hospitality Center

The menu for the week will be: Thursday, hamburg gravy on mashed potatoes, vegetable, homemade rolls and orange pineapple ice cream for dessert. Friday’s buffet will feature Italian Wedding soup and fruit. Note we will be closed Monday, Jan. 20 for Martin Luther King day.

Some of the highlights for the week are Tuesday bowling at the Bowlaway Lanes and lunch with friends. The bus will begin to pick up at 11:30 a.m., for an afternoon of fun with ‘Ramp’ bowling.

Mark your calendars for a informative investment that pays 3 percent with Greg Felton from SNPJ NSS Life. He will be discussing investments and answering any questions you may have, this all begins at 11a.m. on Monday, Jan. 27.

Now is the time to pay your yearly membership, still only $5. This enables you to see first hand what your Senior Center has to offer, along with posted birthdays, anniversaries and memorials.

Do you need help or an assist for an hour in the morning, or anytime? We have a local organization ‘We Care’ which is ready to help right in Sheffield, You can call 968-4269 for information or wait till Monday, Feb. 3, and a representative will be speaking here at the Center at 11 a.m. to answer your concerns.

Are you in need of eyeglasses? You get your exam and prescription from the eye doctor and go to the optical clinic in Warren or call 723-4180, no age limit for these affordable glasses, this is income based but very affordable, $41for single lens or $51 for trifocal lens, call 968-5667 for income guidelines.

We apologize for the cancellation of our free ‘skin check’ clinic. Call and we will let you know when she reschedules.

TRIPS:

May 5-7 Lancaster for the production of ‘Moses’ $349.

Oct. 4-12 New Orleans $749.

Nov. 1-8 Hawaii, the trip of a lifetime, fly out of Buffalo, no passport needed.

Sheffield Rotary Club Sponsors Student

The Sheffield Rotary Club has awarded a scholarship to Daniel Pierson to attend this year’s Rotary Outstanding Vocational Awards Program (ROVA) to be held in Sandy Lake, Pa., in March. ROVA is an intensive educational program for vocational youth leaders.

Pierson is a Sheffield High School junior who was selected because of his outstanding leadership. He participates in football, track, trap shooting, and he is currently working to obtain his Eagle Scout badge.

Memorial/Honorary

Bricks Fundraiser

For sale: Memorial or honorary bricks to be placed at the entry of the new elementary addition. 4×8 have 1-3 lines of engraved print, 20 characters per line without clip art or 14 with – $30 without clip art, $40 with. 8×8 have 1-6 lines of engraved print, 20 characters per line; clip art on these will be placed where the manufacturer feels it best fits with the lettering- $60 without clip art, $70 with.

SAVES PTO officers can get order forms (Tracy Suppa Leichtenberger, Mara Johnson, Amanda Kyler, Stacey Lane Lobdell, Julie Feltner-Finch, Alicia Gray). Orders are due the end of February and paid in full at that time. Order forms are also available at Allegheny Valley Elementary School in Clarendon,.

Coming Events

Jan 27-28 No school for students

Feb 12 Kindergarten registration at Allegheny Valley Elementary from 9-11 a.m. and noon to 2 p.m.

March 16 Cherry Grove VFD Chili Festival

March 28 Wild Turkey Federation Banquet at SVFD

April 5 SVFD Auxiliary Spring Craft Show

SAMSHS Music Boosters Cornhole Tournament

April 12 Soup and Sub Sale,

May 10 NRA Dinner

Sept.20/21 Fire Police Hosting Meeting

Oct.10-12 ohnny Appleseed Festival

Oct. 25 SVFD Fall Craft Show

Nov. 1 Annual Turkey Party at SVFD