Wednesday, Dec. 1

COAL TOWNSHIP — Northumberland County Career and Technology Center, 1700 W. Montgomery St. Operating agency reorganization and regular meeting, immediately following 5:15 p.m. work session, board conference room.

KULPMONT — Holy Angels Church outreach meal, 4 to 4:45 p.m., at the church activity center. Take-out only.

Thursday, Dec. 2

COAL TOWNSHIP — Shepherd’s Table, every Thursday, 2:30 to 4 p.m., 863 W. Chestnut St. Homebound deliveries and pick up available. Call 570-648-4432.

Friday, Dec. 3

MOUNT CARMEL — Trainland, above bay of Clover Hose Fire Co., 6:30 to 9 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Sunday, Dec. 19.

Saturday, Dec. 4

DANVILLE — Free model train program, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, 120 E. Market St., 10 a.m. to noon.

ELYSBURG — Elysburg UMC, 171 W. Center St., hosting drive-thru with Santa, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. First 150 kids get goodie bag. Free event. Optional food item donations for local food pantry or a donation to our Heifer International mission project accepted. Enter upper parking lot of church to get in drive-thru line (Route 54 to West Center Street to South Maple Street and right on West Roosevelt Avenue into the parking lot). Inclement weather date, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday.

MOUNT CARMEL — VFW Post 2110, inaugural tree lighting ceremony, 5:30 p.m., Second and Oak streets. Santa arrives 6 p.m., tree lighting 7 p.m. Public invited.

Sunday, Dec. 5

MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Area Joint Veterans Committee, annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Service, 1 p.m., VFW Post 2110. Area veterans, public invited.

Monday, Dec. 6

SHAMOKIN — Free eat-in dinner, 5 to 6 p.m. Restoration Ministries, 525 W. Chestnut St.

Tuesday, Dec. 7

ELYSBURG — Bridge play, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Ralpho Township Public Library. No fees, but arrive by 6:15 p.m.

SHAMOKIN — Manna for the Many Food Pantry, 117 N. Eighth St., food distribution, 9 to 11 a.m. Residents of Shamokin Area, Mount Carmel Area, Line Mountain and Southern Columbia Area school districts eligible. Must bring photo ID, current proof of address.

SHAMOKIN — Snowman craft for adults, 4 p.m., $5 cover fee, Shamokin-Coal Township Public Library, 210 E. Independence St.

MOUNT CARMEL — Food distribution, Mount Carmel Area Ministerium Food Pantry, 26 N. Market St., 4 to 6 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 8

KULPMONT — Holy Angels Church outreach meal, 4 to 4:45 p.m., at the church activity center.

SHAMOKIN — Manna for the Many Food Pantry, 117 N. Eighth St., food distribution, 1 to 3 p.m. Residents of Shamokin Area, Mount Carmel Area, Line Mountain and Southern Columbia Area school districts eligible. Must bring photo ID, current proof of address.

MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Area Historical Society of Pa., monthly meeting, 6:30 p.m., Mount Carmel Area Public Library. Nominations, election of officers for 2022 held. Public invited.

Thursday, Dec. 9

COAL TOWNSHIP — Shepherd’s Table, every Thursday, 2:30 to 4 p.m., 863 W. Chestnut St. Homebound deliveries and pick up available. Call 570-648-4432.

SHAMOKIN — Manna for the Many Food Pantry, 117 N. Eighth St., food distribution, 6 to 8 p.m. Residents of Shamokin Area, Mount Carmel Area, Line Mountain and Southern Columbia Area school districts eligible. Must bring photo ID, current proof of address.

MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Lions Club Christmas Party, 6:30 p.m., Knights of Columbus, Mount Carmel.

Friday, Dec. 10

MOUNT CARMEL — Trainland, above bay of Clover Hose Fire Co., 6:30 to 9 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Sunday, Dec. 19.

Saturday, Dec. 11

MOUNT CARMEL — “Blessing of the manger,” Knights of Columbus, The Christopher Club, 7:15 p.m. Community event with local clergy of all faiths participating. Holiday food, snacks and cookies served after the program.

DANVILLE — Free model train program, Christ Memorial Episcopal Church, 120 E. Market St., 10 a.m. to noon.

SHAMOKIN — Kid’s snowman craft, 10 a.m., free, Shamokin-Coal Township Public Library, 210 E. Independence St. Held in partnership with Northumberland County Council for the Arts and Humanities.

Sunday, Dec. 12

MOUNT CARMEL — “Caroling in the town park,” Mount Carmel Town Park gazebo, 7 p.m. Community event with Mount Carmel Ministerium and Knights of Columbus, The Christopher Club. Hot dogs and hot chocolate will be served. St. Nick and Santa Claus might also attend.

MOUNT CARMEL — Mount Carmel Area Joint Veterans Committee, “Changing of the Colors” flag ceremony, 1 p.m., flag pole, Second and Oak streets. Area veterans, public invited.

MOUNT CARMEL — VFW Post 2110, monthly meeting, 1:30 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 13

SHAMOKIN — Free eat-in dinner, 5 to 6 p.m. Restoration Ministries, 525 W. Chestnut St.

Tuesday, Dec. 14

ELYSBURG — Bridge play, 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday, Ralpho Township Public Library. No fees, but arrive by 6:15 p.m.

MOUNT CARMEL — Anthracite Firemen’s Relief Association, monthly meeting, 8 p.m., Anthracite Steam Fire Co. No. 1.