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May 2017

Branch Township Booster Club to Hold Chicken BBQ this Weekend

The Llewellyn Boy/Cub and Girl Scouts are selling  Kauffman’s Chicken BBQ this weekend at the Llewellyn Elementary Center.  A meal is $7.50 (half chicken, baked potato, and roll).

There will also be a bake sale and 50/50 going on.

Donations will also be accepted

Please come out and support your local youth groups. Hope to see you there!


5th Annual Rally in the Irish Valley To Be Held

The 5th Annual Rally in the Irish Valley ATV Poker Run will be hosted by Minersville Fire-Rescue and Clover Fire Company on Saturday June 3rd, 2017.

The trail opens at 8:00AM.

The last riders need to be on the trail by 1:00PM, and everyone must be off the trail by 5:00PM.

The trail will start from the Clover Fire Company (located on 8 Clover Rd, Pottsville PA 17901).

Helmets are a must for every rider on every machine, no exceptions. (If you do not have a helmet, you will not be permitted on the trail.)

There will be camping available in and around the fire company. This will be on a first come first serve basis and is open from the Thursday prior to the event through Sunday. Small campfires will be permitted.

There will be MFR Block Party Pizza for sale on Friday night, and a full menu of food Saturday throughout the day.

T-Shirts will be available for sale the day of the event.\

Also, Boy Scout Troop 600 will be on the trail serving hot dogs and refreshments (water, soda, Guers Tea, etc, so please stop in and support them as well!

Hope to see everyone there!

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