Member News – October 30, 2019

  • State Rep. Dave Millard will hold a special reception for local artists next Monday, Nov. 4, from 6-8 p.m. at his district office in the Market St. Plaza, 1000 Market St., Bloomsburg. Columbia County is home to many talented local artists, and this event will give them an opportunity to meet one another, as well as the artists that will have their artwork on display in the coming months in Rep. Millard’s offices at the state Capitol and in the district. Light refreshments will be served and no RSVP is required. See the flyer for additional details. 

 

  • Geisinger Bloomsburg Hospital will offer its annual Veterans Day dinner to all U.S. veterans on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at the GBH dining room. This meal is complimentary for all veterans and one guest. Due to limited seating, however, reservations are required. There are four seatings at 3, 4, 5 and 6 p.m. To reserve your spot, call 570-387-2145. See the flyer for additional information and a menu. 

 

  • LIFE Geisinger will hold its annual Open House on Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 3-6 p.m., at its location at 1100 Spruce St., Kulpmont. There will be light refreshments, door prizes and tours of the facility. LIFE Geisinger is a unique and innovative program for older adults designed to give them the support they need and continue living at home, and attendees will be able to learn more about the program, eligibility guidelines and see if it could be an option for them or a loved one. See the flyer for additional details and to RSVP. 

 

  • For their service project this year, Life Skills students at Liberty Valley Intermediate School in the Danville Area School District will be making no-sew tie blankets and donating them to people in need. In support of this project, the program is looking for donations of fleece blanket fabric or money to purchase fabric. Any donation would be greatly appreciated and will go directly toward the student making blankets for the community. All donors will be recognized on a card that will be given to the community along with the blanket. If interested in donating for this project, please submit any donations by Friday, Nov. 15. Donations can be mailed to or dropped off at the school, located at 175 Liberty Valley Rd., Danville. Donations can also be picked up by calling Elise Truax at 570-271-3268, ext. 3675. For additional information, please see the letter