Lilly Lines by Jack Barlick 814-886-4694
Monday November 11th is Veterans Day which is a time to honor all veterans both living and deceased.
Here in Lilly there will be a service at the Lilly War Memorial field held by the Lilly American Legion Francis L. McCool Post 628 at 11:00 AM. The public is invited. A roll call of deceased veterans since last Veterans Day will be read.
ROAST BEEF DINNER
On Sunday, November 10th, take the time to enjoy a roast beef dinner at Our Lady of Mount Carmel church on Hilltop Road from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM. Adult price is only $9 for both dine in or take out. Children are $4.50 for dining in only. Call 884-0205
FESTIVAL OF THE NATIVITY
On Saturday, November 30, immediately following the Tree Lighting Ceremony down town there will be a Festival of the Nativity until 10:00 PM in the ground floor chapel at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church. The room is handicap accessible.
The public is invited to display their nativities on loan for the program. Especially interesting would be very old ones, those from foreign lands and hand made ones. Contact Reverend John Palko or his daughter, Alyce, at the rectory at 886-2222 to arrange a drop off for the display. Last year almost 50 sets were displayed. The event is hosted by Alyce Palko. Mark your calendar for this special occasion.
From 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM on Saturday, November 30th the annual sleigh rides will be running here in town. The event is open to families from Lilly and surrounding communities and can be signed up for at Gall’s Insurance Agency on Main Street here in the borough. The 12 passenger sleigh Ernie is bringing this year allows for larger family rides. Any number can sign up from 2 people to 12. The cost is only $3 a person to enjoy a special holiday treat. Book rides early.
A belated birthday greeting is sent to Russell Conley who celebrated on November 4th.
Today, November 7th finds Nicole Logan and Shannon McIntosh celebrating their birthdays followed by Harry Behe, Grace Glass and Sandy Miorelli on the 8th. On the 9th it will be party time for David Dunmyer and Jennifer Sklodowski. The 10th will be a busy day as Nancy Cassisi, Jennifer Craine, Frances McIntosh ,Delores Seymour and Lisa Tremel enjoy cake and ice cream. Elizabeth McCool will be 97 on the 10th. November 11th will find Brady Jones, William Mulhearn and Joyce Przybys all enjoying birthdays. Mary Ann Suchta celebrates on the 13th as will John Schaffranck, Margaret Conrad, Stephen Mardula, Lauren Ronan and Ray Serre on the 14th. Happy Birthday to All.
John and Marie Dougherty celebrate their 50th Wedding Anniversary on November 8th followed by Karen and Garry Mikinski on the 11th, Happy Anniversary to both couples.
You are an old timer if you remember the Italian Club still open on Piper Street.