Open House

The Clarks Summit Fire Co., 321 Bedford St., will host an open house on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will consist of demonstrations, children's activities and free refreshments. Call 570-586-9656 for more information.

Pasta Buffet

The Lake Winola Fire Co. firemen and ladies auxiliary will host a pasta buffet on Saturday, Oct. 12, beginning at 4 p.m. at the fire hall, located on Rte. 307. Menu will include assorted pastas and sauces, salad, garlic bread, dessert and beverages. Tickets are $9, $4.50 for children. Take-outs are available. Call 570-219-2034, 570-378-2751, or 570-388-2564 for more information.

Book Sale

The Dalton Community Library, 113 E. Main St., will host its fall book and bake sale on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. A large selection of adult and juvenile fiction and nonfiction will be available at low prices, as well as a selection of magazines, paperbacks, recordings and other items. Call 570-563-2014 for more information.

Craft Fair

The Lackawanna Trail High School class of 2015 will host a craft fair on Saturday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center, 179 College Ave., Factoryville. Basket raffles and a bake sale will also be available. Call the elementary center at 570-945-5153, Lynne Symons at 570-687-3648 or Patty Christ at 570-945-7202 for more information.

Chicken Barbecue

The Lackawanna Trail Class of 2016 will host a chicken barbecue on Saturday, Oct. 19, in the high school cafeteria, 28 Tunnel Hill Road, Factoryville, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tickets are $9 and include chicken, baked beans, cole slaw, rolls and dessert. Walk-ins are welcome but advance reservations are suggested. Call Jodi Rinehimer at 570-945-5181 ext. 2136 for more information or for reservations.

Bake Sale

The Lake Winola Fire Co., Rte. 307, will host a bake sale and breakfast buffet on Sunday, Oct. 20, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Call 570-388-2564 for more information.

Toastmasters Meeting

The Greater Scranton Roaring Ramblers chapter of Toastmasters International will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 22, and Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Allied Services, Morgan Highway, Scranton. Visit www.scrantontoastmasters.org or call 570-498-1110 or 570-689-0104 for more information.