Hi it's Jayne Ann Bugda from the Producer's Pod.
Here are some weekend highlights! Have a great weekend.
Our quote for the weekend:
May the Irish hills caress you.
May her lakes and rivers bless you.
May the luck of the Irish enfold you.
May the blessings of Saint Patrick behold you.
Enjoy the parade everyone! Members of the Eyewitness News Team will participate in the Wilkes-Barre Saint Patrick's Day parade. The parade steps off in downtown Wilkes-Barre at 2 p.m.
Williamsport, Lycoming County: March 16 (11 a.m.)
Carbondale, Lackawanna County March 17 - "The St. Patrick's Day Promenade:- The Promenade will begin immediately after the Mass at St. Rose of Lima Church at 11:45am.
Check out our Community Link here on PA Homepage. This weekend features;
Expect the unexpected when The Keystone Players present Noel Coward's delightful and ghostly comedy, Blithe Spirit, Saturday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 24 at 2 p.m., in the newly refurbished Brooks Theatre at Keystone College, La Plume.
Plus, an art show to benefit Making A Difference Ministries is set for April.
Also, Sheridan Elementary School in Williamsport is holding in coordination with its May 18 100-year celebration several fundraisers. The students are are raising funds to support and sustain a current award given to Sheridan students upon high school graduation. They aim to keep the award fund alive through the Class of 2025.
Check it out: The American Cancer Society is looking for people between the ages of 30 and 65 who have never been diagnosed with cancer to sign up for Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3). To learn how to become involved with the CPS-3 Study call the local office of the American Cancer Society at 570-562-9749. Don't forget this year's Wyoming Valley Relay For Life will be held on June 15th .
Check it out: Anthracite Curling Club is excited to give the residents of northeastern Pennsylvania the opportunity to Learn to Curl. The Club is offering exclusive sessions to learn the basics of one of the fastest-growing sports in the U.S. Learn on consecutive Tuesdays, March 19 and March 26, at The Ice Rink at Coal St. in Wilkes-Barre, Anthracite Curling Club. Anyone interested in these Learn to Curl clinics can sign up by calling 570-266-7978 or by visiting anthracitecurling.com
You can find other events on our Calendar of Events on PAHomepage.
Program reminder: Note time change for Eyewitness News Saturday Morning.
Shannon Murphy and Kevin Derk will be here for Eyewitness News Saturday -beginning at a special time 8:30 a.m. and back to normal at 9 a.m. on Sunday morning.
Join Mark Hiller, Drew Anderson and Ken Brown for Eyewitness News at 6 and 11 (on WBRE/WYOU) and at 10 on Fox 56 on Saturday and Sunday.
Lindsay Keeler is your Weekend producer
What's on TV Tonight?
Sarah Navin in for Sue Kalinowski:
Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has these program highlights for the weekend on WBRE and WYOU.
So for this weekend it is Sarah Sez:
Saturday, March 16th-
A copycat serial killer is being tracked down by the team on Criminal Minds (9pmWYOU)....On 48 Hours, a man helps a new detective figure out who murdered his father (10pm)
Las Vegas final contenders on American Ninja Warriors (8pmWBRE) battle for the top spot....Shay makes decisions about Clarice while arguments ensue on Chicago Fire (9pm)
Shenanigans continue with people being taken into custudy, on the run men, and brothers fighting over a business on Cops (8pm)...and on The Following, Ryan and Parker are upset when the FBI makes Donovan lead investigator (9pm)
Sunday, March 17th
One team receives crushing news as all the teams race to a U-Turn in Hanoi, Vietnam on The Amazing Race (8pmWYOU)....a female Army medic is found dead near a military base on The Mentalist (10pm)
Lisa must defend Bart when he is accused of pulling a prank on Easter on The Simpsons (8pmWOLF)....When Peter gets into an unfortunate sky-diving accident on Family Guy (9pm), he makes a new friend.
Narcotics detectives work with drug dealers on Dateline NBC (7pmWBRE)....and another celebrity is eliminated on All-Star Celebrity Apprentice (9pm)
Thank You for making Eyewitness News part of your Weekend!