The Taylor Community Library will hold American Girl and LEGO bingo on Sunday, Aug. 18, 1- 4 p.m. Doors open at noon at Greenwood Hose Co. No. 1, 3727 Birney Ave. in Moosic. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. There will be 15 games, five specials, raffles and a 50/50. Proceeds benefit the Taylor Community Library and Abington Community Library
Taylor Community Library will run a bus trip to “Frozen: The Broadway Musical,” on Saturday, Sept. 14. Bus will leave the library, 710 S. Main St., at 7:30 a.m. and depart New York City at 7 p.m. (Showtime is 2 p.m.) Cost is $135 per ticket (includes bus transportation and the show). Reservations will be taken on a first-come-first-served basis. (Reservations are confirmed when payment is received.) Call the library at 570-562-1234 for information. No cancellations or refunds.
Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine conferred 99 Doctor of Medicine (MD) degrees upon students who comprise Geisinger Commonwealth’s graduating class of 2019. Among them were: Sabrina Brunozzi of Old Forge, Jordan Chu of Old Forge, William Loughney of Taylor, Nicole Marianelli of Old Forge, Jacob Parrick of Duryea andWilliam Preston of Duryea.
The Old Forge Historical Society will meet Thursday May 30, at 7 p.m. in the lower level of the borough building on S. Main Street.Park and enter behind the building. Plans for the car show on Sunday, June 30, will be finalized. All members are urged to attend.
Local residents were among the 70 University of Scranton students inducted into Upsilon Phi Delta, the national honor society for graduate and undergraduate students in healthcare administration programs. The university’s chapter was established in 2002.Students inducted included Louis Finnerty and Mara Silvon, both of Old Forge.
King’s College held its 70th Commencement Exercises recently. Area students who received their degrees include:
Christina Marie Seber of Moosic, who earned a Master of Science in health care administration; Jamie N. Rosencrans of Duryea, who earned a Bachelor of Arts in communications; Brandon J. Winn of Duryea, who earned a Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice; Kristen Erin Reap of Duryea, who earned a Bachelor of Arts in education; Victoria Winnie Zawacki of Old Forge, who earned a Bachelor of Science in chemistry; Mark P. Voyack of Old Forge, who earned a Bachelor of Science in medical studies; Brianna Solange Zawacki of Old Forge who earned a Bachelor of Science degree in pysics; Joshua Kramer of Duryea and Megan Teresa McGowan of Moosic, who earned Bachelor of Science in business administation for accounting; Matthew J. Klein of Duryea, who earned a bachelor of science in management and Eric Charles Grochowski of Old Forge who earned a Bachelor of Science in marketing.