Pleasantville book club

The Pleasantville Book Club will meet on Thursday, at 6 p.m. The selection for January is “The Little Paris Bookshop: A Novel,” by Nina George.


The PVFD will hold its stagette on March 10. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., bar opens at 6, and dinner will be at 7. The bar will be closed during dinner. 

There will be a big board, side boards, basket raffles, and rip tickets, among others. The bar will be serving select mixed drinks. Feel free to BYOB. 

Contact Christine Huth, at (814) 589-7679, or for tickets. 

There is a fee for this event.

Benefit bingo

Designer bag bingo will be held April 7, at the Pleasantville Volunteer Fire Department, from 5 to 9 p.m. Proceeds will benefit the 2018 Pleasantville Pageant. Doors open at 5, games will begin at 6.  There is a fee for the tickets.  

There will be options to purchase and play extra cards at an additional fee the day of the event.  There will also be pull tabs, additional raffles, and chance auction. This event is BYOB. Must be 21 to enter with alcohol. Feel free to bring snacks to share with friends. Dessert table and light refreshments will be provided. Must have 100 tickets sold by March 1, or the event will be cancelled. If you purchase tickets and the event is cancelled, you must turn the tickets back in to get your refund. 

Tickets can be purchased at Coal Oil Johnny’s, in Pleasantville, or Don Morris Insurance Agency, in Titusville. There are also a couple individuals in the area that you can buy tickets from, Megan Porcenaluk and Sheryl Walters.

Finding life again

Pleasantville United Methodist Church will resume their support group, “Finding Life Again,” on Jan. 10, 12:30 p.m., at Coal Oil Johnny’s, in Pleasantville. Widows and widowers at any stage are invited to join together for fellowship, comfort, and encouragement. Lunch is at your expense. Share with friends that may benefit joining the group.

Dog tethering law

As we move into colder months, with temperatures dipping below zero, please be reminded of the new laws regarding dog tethering. If temperatures are below 32 degrees, dogs may be tethered for no more than 30 minutes. Bring your animals indoors when its cold out. 

If it is to cold for you outside without a coat, its to cold for them.

60 plus

The group, 60 Plus, will meet on Jan. 11, at 5 p.m., at Coal Oil Johnny’s, in Pleasantville.


“Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.” — Diana Princess of Wales

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