Wednesday, June 12:
”MAKE EVERY VOTE COUNT: FAIRDISTRICTSPA – WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU?” This is a bipartisan teach-in from 6-7 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Athens and Sheshequin, 112 North St., Athens. Diana Dakey of FairDistrictsPA will be the speaker.
Thursday, June 13:
FREE FELLOWSHIP MEAL, 4:30-6 p.m., Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. Meal includes barbecued chicken, salad, roll, dessert and beverage. Hosted by Rural Rascals 4-H Club of the Northeast Area.
”FEED MY SHEEP” FOOD PANTRY will be open from 9 a.m.-noon and 4-6 p.m. at Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S. Main St., Athens. Small supply of basic groceries available. Must be resident of Athens or Sayre school districts to be eligible. Registration during pantry hours; I.D. is required for all clients.
ATHENS BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SUMMER CONCERTS, 6 p.m., Teaoga Square, downtown Athens. Music by “1 Better.” Free and open to the public. Bring own lawnchair or blanket.
CORNING COMMUNITY BAND FREE INDOOR CONCERT, 6 p.m., National Soaring Museum, 51 Soaring Hill Drive, Harris Hill, Elmira.
Thursday, June 13 – Saturday, June 15:
SUMMER BOOK SALE, Sayre Public Library, 122 S. Elmer Ave. June 13 from 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m.; June 14 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; and June 15 from 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Books sold by the bag on June 15 (bags provided) for $1 per bag.
Friday, June 14:
PETTING ZOO, 10-11:30 a.m., Spalding Memorial Library, 724 S. Main St., Athens. The Mt. Pisgah 4-H will bring a variety of animals. All ages are invited to attend.
”BEYOND WORSHIP” CHRISTIAN MUSIC EVENT, 7 p.m., The Green in East Smithfield. Hosted by Mt. Pisgah Wesleyan Church. Weather permitting. Bring a lawnchair or blanket. Free outdoor event; in event of inclement weather, location will change to church property on the Berwick Turnpike.
SQUARE DANCE, 6-10 p.m., Nature Center Pavilion of Mt. Pisgah State Park, Troy. Hosted by The Friends of Mt. Pisgah State Park. Music by the McNett Country Band. Cost is a $5 donation per person.
Friday, June 14 – Saturday, June 15:
ANNUAL STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL, downtown Owego.
Saturday, June 15:
CHICKEN/PULLED PORK BARBECUE, 10:30 a.m. until gone, Chemung Valley/Masonic Lodge F&AM No. 350, County Road 60, Chemung. Halves or pork dinners $9, chicken halves for $8.
PAW-LA-PALOOZA, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Alparon Park, Troy Fairgrounds (junction of Routes 6 and 14 in Troy). Presented by Happy Tails No-Kill Animal Shelter. Family dogs are welcome for a day of fun-filled activities. Food, kids’ games and vendors. Canine CPR, grooming and K-9 demonstrations, dog treats and more. Four rock and country bands will perform throughout the day. Small gate fee charged. All dogs attending must be leashed and up-to-date on vaccinations. For more information, visit happytailsnokillanimalshelter.com, Facebook or call (570) 485-9750.
CAR SHOW, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Apalachin Firemen’s Field, Apalachin. Hosted by Brothers for the Cross.
Saturday, June 15 – Sunday, June 16:
PATH THROUGH HISTORY WEEKEND, Tioga History Museum, 110 Front St., Owego. Showcasing New York state’s history; visit http://www.paththroughhistory.iloveny.com for more information.
FORKSVILLE POWWOW, Sullivan County Fairgrounds, 4430 Route 154, Forksville. June 15 from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and June 16 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Dancers, drum groups, Aztec dancers, storytelling and flute playing. Vendors, food and educational demonstrations. For more information, visit “Forksville PowWow” on Facebook.
Sunday, June 16:
MAN DAY CAR SHOW, beginning at 10 a.m., Victory Church, 645 E. Main St., Troy. Free breakfast; cafe will open at 9 a.m. Awards with trophies. Free admission and lunch. Family event. Rain date is June 23. For more information, call (570) 297-1060 or view the event on Facebook.
SPRING CONCERT by Owego Community Chorus, 3 p.m., Lakeview Chapel, Day Hollow Road, Owego. Concert will feature show tunes and patriotic songs.
Monday, June 17:
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 Payton Clark. Free and open to public. Bring own lawnchairs or blanket.
Tuesday, June 18:
PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER, 9:30-11 a.m., Valley Active Living Center (former Valley Senior Center), 118 S. Main St., Athens. Included in $4 cost is all-you-can-eat pancakes, sausage, scrambled eggs, coffee and orange juice. Attendees can also purchase homemade baked goods.
Wednesday, June 19:
WILLIAM S. PIERCE MEMORIAL SAYRE SUMMER CONCERT SERIES, 6:30 p.m., Howard Elmer Park, downtown Sayre. Music by Joe Cavallaro’s Dixieland Jazz. Free and open to public. Bring own lawnchair or blanket.
Thursday, June 20:
ATHENS BUSINESS ASSOCIATION SUMMER CONCERTS, 6 p.m., Teaoga Square, downtown Athens. Music by “Ain’t Misbehavin.” Free and open to the public. Bring own lawnchair or blanket.
Friday, June 21:
19TH ANNUAL SENIOR EXPO, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Lynch-Bustin Elementary School, Athens. Hosted by State Rep. Tina Pickett. Approximately 80 exhibitors participating. Town hall meeting with Rep. Pickett at 11:30 a.m. in school cafeteria. For questions, contact Rep. Pickett’s Sayre office at (570) 888-9011.
”THE STORY OF THE JUNCTION CANAL,” 6 p.m., Bradford County Historical Society, 109 Pine St., Towanda. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. No admission charge, but donations are appreciated. To reserve a seat, call (570) 265-2240 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.