Holy Rosary plans
designer purse bingo
Holy Rosary School’s Parent Teacher Organization is sponsoring a designer purse bingo Sunday, Oct. 22, at Eagle McClure Hose Company No. 1, 375 Milwaukee Ave., Old Forge.
Doors open at 11 a.m. and bingo games begin at 1 p.m.
Tickets for the bingo are $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Contact Anne at 570-885-0475 for ticket information.
WA plans college fair
Wyoming Area Guidance Department will conduct a college fair from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, in the cafeteria at the secondary center. Admission representatives from numerous colleges, universities, trade schools and the armed services will be available to meet with prospective students and families to answer any questions and provide important admissions information.
All 11th and 12th grade students are encouraged to attend this event. Students in area schools are also invited to attend.
For information, contact guidance department secretary Teddy Rabel at 570-655-2836, ext. 2339.
Wyoming Area Catholic
will recite rosary
Wyoming Area Catholic School community will host a rosary recitation for the Feast of the Holy Rosary at dusk, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7. Rosary will be recited outside at the statue of the Blessed Mother, located at the right end of the school building.
Wyoming Area School District is holding its annual Scholarship Information Night for parents and students at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11, in the high school cafeteria. Eleventh and 12th grade students and their parents are urged to attend this information night. The program also is open to all Wyoming Area High School students and their parents.
The program will include a presentation highlighting the scholarships offered to seniors on the school website. Helpful ideas on how to present a winning application also will be discussed.
Several new scholarships will be added this year to the 60 existing scholarships. Each new scholarship will be introduced and explained. In addition, at this year’s information program, a scholarship fair will be offered where several donors will be on hand, along with recipients and parents of recipients. Those in attendance can talk to all of these people and learn more about each scholarship and what the donors are specifically looking for in possible recipients.
The ninth annual Wyoming Area Scholarship Celebration will be held Thursday, May 24, in the high school gym.