January 26, 2009

2008 Events

  •  Cleanup
    •    October 18th or 19th, Adopt A Highway Event
      • Beginning at 8 am
      • Clean up from Fanucci’s Hill to Parkway Inn, Alden
  •    Fall Festival
    • October 11, 2008 – Holy Child Grove, Sheatown
      • 10am to 4pm
  •    The Summer Fun Events, Coordinators Murph Fletcher and Mary Margaret Kashatus.          Date          Events        Place
    • June 18 – Puppet Show & Puppet Making @ Holy Child Grove
    • June 25 – Pioneers Players & Dance Team @ Rec Park
    • July 9 – Field Trip to Hillside Farm – Bus will leave the Rec Park at9AM
    • July 23 – Magic Shoe & Learn Magic @ Holy Child Grove
    • Aug 6 – Build an Indian Tee Pee @ Rec Park
    • Aug 20 – Carnival Games & Characters @ Rec Park
  • Time 10:00 AM until Noon
  •     Cleanup Fix up Events
    • July 19th, Clean up Main road from Fanucci’s Hill to the Parkway Inn
    • July 19th, Newport Cemetery, erect tombstones

Thank You to all the volunteers and to our sponsors of the Great PA Cleanup Events for a Cleaner Greener America.

Results and pictures are posted on the Great PA Cleanup website, and can be accessed from the following page where they are listed by county name:

  •     Newport Township Community Pride Event, Coordinator Palmira
    • April 19th, Cleanup along the main highways throughout the Township.
    •  8AM to 12PM,  Township Municipal Building, Wanamie
    •  This event is registered with the Great PA Cleanup at
  •     The Big Junk Drop Off
    •  April 14th, Monday to 18th, Friday
    •  9am to 3pm
    •  Recycling Center, Wanamie
  •    Public Forum, February 19th, 6:30 PM, American Legion, Glen Lyon, speaker Congressman Paul Kanjorski
    •  Congressman Paul Kanjorski discussed issues pertaining to Newport Township, the Greater Nanticoke Area and the entire 11th Congressional District.