•  The Ellingsen family will be holding their first family reunion August 8 through August 10. June Ellingsen Strait, a life-long Hawley resident, will be joined by family from around the United States and Norway.
  Included in the events will be a picnic and band concert at the Bingham Park bandstand on Saturday, August 9 between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. All descendants of Christoffer Ellingsen are invited to pack up a picnic lunch and join them.

• The descendants of Hugh Black will hold their 105th family reunion on Saturday, August 2nd at the Paul Jones Pavilion located at 168 Hitchcock Road off Route 348 in Lake Ariel from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Lunch will begin at noon, and the business meeting will be held at 1 p.m.  Children's games and the mystery gift auction will follow. "Come and join us...105 is a great year to be alive!," said Lynette Larson, Secretary 105th Hugh Black Family Reunion.

  [Announcements of reunions- family, school or other type- are published free of charge in The News Eagle. E-mail news@neagle.com or call the editor at 570-226-4547.]