Tidioute Area News in Brief

Senior Center Menu

Thursday, Jan. 23 will be cook’s choice with dessert and beverages.

Monday, Jan. 27 will be lasagna, desserts and beverages.

Tuesday, Jan. 28 will be ham and scalloped potatoes, dessert and beverages.

Thursday, Jan. 30 will be cook’s choice with dessert and beverages.

Call the center at 484-3020 to make reservations for lunch to eat in or for a take-out.

Food Commodity

For those who get the Food Commodity are reminded that the next pick up is Monday, Jan. 27 from 9 to 11 a.m.

For those who would like to receive this food, contact Russell “Butch” Glenn at 484-1234 to get signed up.

This program is sponsored by Salvation Army and is once a month, the fourth Monday.

Girl Scout Cookies

It is that time of year once again when the Girl Scouts are taking orders for their cookies.

Choice include Chocolate Chip Shortbread (gluten free chocolate chip shortbread), Cranberry Citrus Crisps made with whole grain, cranberry bits and citrus flavor; Do-Si-Dos-peanut butter cookie with peanut butter filling; dulce de Leche made with milk caramel chips; Lemonades shortbread cookie with tangy lemon icing; Samoas Caramel deLites- vanilla cookie covered with caramel on top and bottom then rolled in coconut and stripped with chocolate. Savannah Smiles crisp, zesty lemon cookies named in honor of the 100th anniversary of Girl Scouts; Tagalongs Peanut Butter regular cookie with soft peanut butter and coated with chocolate; Thanks-A-Lot used to be called All Abouts shortbread cookie with chocolate on the bottom; Thank U Berry Munch cookie made with cranberries and white fudge chips; Thin Mints thin chocolate peppermint cookie coated in chocolate; Trefoils aka shortbread cookie.

All the flavors might not be available in our area.

Members of the Girl Scouts will be canvasing the neighborhood for your orders or you can watch for the cookie booth sales at local merchants and make your purchases at that time.

Ambulance Memberships

Tidioute Area Volunteer Fire Department is currently accepting Ambulance membership applications.

Senior Memberships are defined by Social Security/Medicare; Family memberships is anyone residing at your permanent residence, you must list them, and Seasonal memberships covers anyone visiting or staying at your camp, cottage or residence. They do not have to be listed.

Family memberships are $40, senior memberships are $35 and seasonal memberships are $55.

Applications have been mailed to those who already have a membership and for those who wish to obtain a membership application you can pick up one at the ShurSave Market or call 484-3555 or 730-1781.

Flap Jack Stack-em Nite

The First Presbyterian Church invites the community to its fourth Annual “Flap-Jack” Stack-em Nite on Saturday, Feb. 1 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Social Hall of the church.

The cost of this meal is $7 and includes juice, pancakes, sausage, applesauce, dessert and a beverage.

Take-outs will be available, call 484-3513 after 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 1 to order.

Supper benefits church building and restoration funds.

Soup Sales

Tidioute First United Methodist Church members will be hosting their Annual Super Bowl Soup Sales on Sunday, Feb. 2 from noon till the soup is gone.

A 10-ounce container is $3; a 20-ounce container is $4 and to eat in the cost is $5 per person.

Soups being offered this year include bean, chili, chicken and rice, chicken and noodle, potato, and tortilla, others may be forthcoming.

Group Study

Tidioute First United Methodist Church is holding small group studies on Sunday mornings following the 10 a.m. worship services.

Group Study begins at 11 a.m.

Anyone can join them as all are welcome.

Bingo Games

There will be Bingo Games on Sunday, Feb. 2 at Buccardo’s Restaurant with the doors opening at 2 p.m. and the games beginning at 3 p.m.

Proceeds benefit the Pennsylvania State Championship Fishing Tournament events for Sept. 25-28.

Sports Boosters

Tidioute Sports Boosters will meet on Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. at Tidioute Community Charter School.

Open to members of the community, anyone interested in joining can come to this meeting and take part in the activities.

Upcoming Events:

27 Surplus/Food Commodity at Tidioute Towers 9-11 a.m.

1 Flap Jack Nite at Presbyterian Church 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.

2 Soup Sales at Methodist Church noon until soup is gone

4 Sports Boosters at 7 p.m.