Wyoming Area Catholic School Summer Camp information and registration forms are available on the school’s Facebook page. Class size is limited so don’t hesitate to register. Registration forms were placed in the family folders and are also available in the school office. Registration is open to WAC students, as well as students from other schools.
Along with the summer camps, check out the school’s free sneak peek week for incoming pre-k and kindergarteners. Call the school at 570-654-7982 for a registration form. You must fill out a registration for all camps, including Sneak Peek Week.
Wyoming Free Library
A children’s produce market will be held from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 23. Registration forms are available at the front desk. The last day to register is Monday, June 18, by 10 a.m.
Registration for summer reading will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, June 18. Parents can call the library or register in person. A complete list of activities is available at the front desk, on the library web page and on Facebook.
Pete Kondrosky will host a hands-on class about 35mm photography from 5 to 6 p.m. Friday, June 22. The class will include operation of lens openings and f-stops, flash instruction, operation of shutter speeds and more. Registration is required and space is limited. Students must bring their own camera with instruction book. Contact the library to register.
West Wyoming yard waste collections
West Wyoming yard waste collection will be Thursday, June 14, from the Atherton section of the borough, up to but not including, West Eighth Street. The following Thursday, June 21, pickup will be from West Eighth Street to the Exeter line. Yard waste collection will continue to alternate each week until Nov. 8.
Exeter collection reminders
Exeter Borough is now offering single stream recycling. All recyclable items can now be placed in the same container and can be placed out weekly. Pick up will still be on Mondays.
A flyer is in the white rural mailbox in front of the borough building with a list of what can and cannot be put out. Everything on the calendar is still recyclable with the exception of shredded paper, which will now go out with your regular garbage. Also, items are on the new list that were not picked up before.
Yard waste will still be collected Thursdays. Regular garbage is still collected Wednesdays.
Please do not use the yellow recycling bins for garbage. Place your bags in regular garbage cans. There is a three-bag limit no matter what size the bag is, as long as it is under 30 pounds. Don’t place several small bags in your can. Condense them into a larger bag.
Placing the garbage in a refuse can reduces the likelihood of an animal opening it. If animals do open your garbage, it is the homeowner’s responsibility to clean it up.
Refuse, recyclables and yard waste are to be placed curbside the night before pickup or by 6 a.m. the morning of collection.
For information, call Lynda at 570-654-3001 Ext. 2 or Karen at 570-654-0933.
West Wyoming tax reminder
West Wyoming Tax Collector Robert F. Connors reminds residents the face period for the 2018 county/municipal taxes will end Monday, June 11. Taxes will be collected from 4 to 5 a.m. that day. Payment must reach the office no later than June 11.
After the face period, tax office hours are by appointment.
For information, call 570-693-1311 and choose option No. 4. Leave a phone number where you can be reached.
West Wyoming Legion meeting
West Wyoming American Legion Morning Star Post 904 will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 14, at West Wyoming Hose Company No. 1. Immediately following the meeting, at 7 p.m., a flag disposal ceremony will be held.
Eileen Cipriani writes about Exeter, Wyoming and West Wyoming every week. To include an item in her column, contact her at firstname.lastname@example.org or 570-301-2185.