Monday, July 8:
WAVERLY PARKS AND RECREATION SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, 6:30-8 p.m., Muldoon Park, 451 Pennsylvania Ave., Waverly (in event of rain, concert will be held at the Waverly Presbyterian Church hall, 459 Park Ave.; chairs will be provided in church hall. Music by “Double Take.” Free and open to public. Bring own lawn chairs or blanket.
HELICOPTER FIELD TRIP with Waverly Family Resource Center, 9 a.m., at Air Methods Corp., 100 Thomas Ave., Sayre. Held rain or shine. Families and young children can sit on a real helicopter. Please check the Family Resource Center Facebook page to make sure the helicopter is not out on a call.
Monday, July 8 – Friday, July 12:
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church, 6346 Berwick Turnpike, East Smithfield. For ages 3 up to those entering 6th grade in the fall. Evening sessions from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Bible stories, craft projects, games and activities and snack. Pre-registration is appreciated; visit the church website at www.mpwesleyan.org.
Wednesday, July 10:
WILLIAM S. PIERCE MEMORIAL SAYRE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, 6:30 p.m., Howard Elmer Park, downtown Sayre. Kids’ Night with performance by Tom Knight Puppets. Free and open to public. Bring own lawn chair or blanket.
”STOP THAT GAMETRUCK,” 1-6 p.m., Waverly Free Library, 18 Elizabeth St., Waverly. Free and open to the public. Community event is part of the library’s Summer Reading Program.
CONCERTS IN THE PARK, 7-9 p.m., Hickories Park, Owego. Music by “Kidbess & the Magic Ring.” Free admission.
Thursday, July 11:
FREE FELLOWSHIP MEAL, 4:30-6 p.m., Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. Meal includes hot dog, baked beans, chips, fresh veggies, dessert and beverage. Hosted by Athens United Methodist Women.
”FEED MY SHEEP” FOOD PANTRY will be open 9 a.m.-noon and 4-6 p.m. at Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. A small supply of basic groceries are available for residents of Athens or Sayre school districts. I.D. and registration are required during pantry hours for all clients.
ATHENS BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SUMMER CONCERTS, 6 p.m., Teaoga Square, downtown Athens. Music by Don Streeter. Free and open to the public. Bring own lawn chair or blanket.
Friday, July 12 – Saturday, July 13:
"WHEN THE KINGDOM COMES" EVENT, 7 p.m. both nights at the tent at Riverfront Park in Sayre. Hosted by Valley Cities Church of Christ in Sayre. All are welcome. There is no charge and no collection will be taken. Call (607) 280-1732 for more information.
Saturday, July 13:
HUGE RUMMAGE SALE, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Smithboro United Methodist Church, Church Street, Smithboro, N.Y. Kids’ clothes, home decor and great bargains.
BLOOD DONATION OPPORTUNITY, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Patterson Building of Robert Packer Hospital, 1 Guthrie Square, Sayre.
Sunday, July 14:
EN PLEIN AIR ART SHOW AND SALE, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Draper Park, Front Street, Owego. Park will be turned into an outdoor art gallery. Held rain or shine. For more information, visit www.tiogaartscouncil.org.
Monday, July 15:
FREE FELLOWSHIP MEAL, 4-5:30 p.m., The Salvation Army Church dining hall, Elmer Avenue, Sayre. Meal includes hamburger on roll, pasta alfredo, vegetable, fruit, dessert and beverage.
WAVERLY PARKS AND RECREATION SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, 6:30-8 p.m., Muldoon Park, 451 Pennsylvania Ave., Waverly (in event of rain, concert will be held at the Waverly Presbyterian Church hall, 459 Park Ave.; chairs will be provided in church hall. Music by “Junction Run.” Free and open to public. Bring own lawn chairs or blanket.
BLOOD DONATION OPPORTUNITY, 3-7 p.m., Elderwood, 37 N. Chemung St., Waverly.
Monday, July 15 – Thursday, July 18:
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL, Church of the Redeemer, 201 N. Wilbur Ave., Sayre. Each night from 6-8 p.m. Kids will have a hands-on experience with Bible lessons, science experiments, games, snacks and fun. For information and pre-registration, call the church office at (570) 888-2270 or (570) 888-1850. On July 15, registration begins at 5:30 p.m. for those who have not pre-registered.
Tuesday, July 16:
BIRD WALK AND PICNIC with the Susquehanna Valley Audubon Society, at Round Top Park, Athens Township. Free and open to the public. Bird walk starts at 5 p.m. at Pavilion No. 9 (lower part of the park); please dress for weather and be aware of insects that might bite. At 6 p.m., picnic at the pavilion; if attending, please bring a dish to pass and own beverage and table service. After the meal, some of the members will stay at the pavilion and enjoy the view of the Valley and birds.