The Port Jervis Soap Box Derby is ready to sign up drivers for the June 8 Derby Day.

The Port Jervis Soap Box Derby is ready to sign up drivers for the June 8 Derby Day.

Sign-ups will be taken at the Port Jervis Youth Center, 135 Pike St., from 12:30-3:30 p.m. Sunday and 6-8:30 p.m. Thursday. The car kit ordering deadline is March 9, and a mandatory first meeting for all racers will be April 16.

More information is available at or by calling 800-1000.

A midwinter rummage, book and bake sale will be held from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. today at Grace Episcopal Church, 85 E. Main St., Port Jervis. Stop by to browse through the selection and pick up a home-baked treat. Saturday from noon-2 p.m. everything left over will be priced at $1 a bagful. Call 726-3859.

at Milford Chrysler

A special Pike County Humane Society pet adoption day is scheduled for 11 a.m.-3 p.m. tomorrow at Milford Chrysler on Route 6/209 just north of Milford.

There will be dogs and cats to adopt, and Pike County residents can sign up for their pets' 2008 dog license. Check out available pets by visiting

It's sponsored by Milford Chrysler to benefit the Pike County Humane Society.

The annual Stars of Tomorrow Tricky Tray to benefit the Port Jervis Business and Professional Women's Club scholarship program is scheduled for March 8.

Doors will open at noon, and calling will start at 2 p.m. in the Port Jervis High School gymnasium. In addition to more than 200 trays, the event will feature raffles, a 50-50 drawing and a special table. Refreshments will be available.

Admission is free. Tickets cost $1 per sheet. Presale tickets are available by calling Charlene, 856-5551, or Abby, 858-7958.