August 8

YARD SALE: The Sayre-Athens Lioness Yard Sale will be held at 248 Vista Drive, Sayre on *Friday, Aug. 7 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and *Saturday, Aug. 8 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hundreds of new and like new items including lamps, pottery, books, dolls, decorating, kitchen items, purses, and holiday items. *Weather permitting. The rain dates are Aug. 14 and 15.

YARD SALE: The Athens Wesleyan Church will host its 2nd Annual AWC Yard Sale on Saturday, Aug. 8 beginning at 8 a.m. All proceeds will go toward the church’s upcoming projects, including the playground and landscaping. All attendees as well as anyone in the community is invited to reserve a spot for this event. Call the church at 570-888-6734 for information and details or stop by to pick up a flyer from 9 a.m. to noon on weekdays.

CHICKEN/RIB DINNER: The Waverly Methodist Men’s Club will be holding a deive through chicken and rib barbecue on Saturday, Aug. 8 at the church parking lot on Waverly Street They are selling full meals consisting of half chicken or rib, macaroni salad, cole slaw, beans, roll and cake or meat only, starting at 11 a.m. and running until it’s gone.

August 12

ATHENS SENIOR CITIZEN’S LUNCHEON CANCELLED: The Aug. 12 Athens Senior Citizens Luncheon at Sayre American Legion 283 has been cancelled due to corvid conditions and extreme hot weather. Sorry for this inconvenience. For more information, contact Dick Biery at 570-888-3088.

August 13

FOOD PANTRY: “Feed My Sheep” Food Pantry will be open on Thursday, Aug. 13 from 9 a.m. to noon and 4 to 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. is required for all clients. Please note: Distribution will be from the large parking lot. Please don’t get out of your vehicle.

FREE FELLOWSHIP MEAL: A free fellowship meal will be held Thursday, Aug. 13 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Athens United Methodist Church, 118 S Main St, Athens. A delicious TAKE OUT only dinner will be available from the Athens United Methodist Women. Menu is pulled pork sandwich, macaroni salad, vegetable, and brownie. Please watch for signs to pick up and stay in your vehicle.

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