Weekly Roundup: Library events, Shawnee soccer star, Food Bank CEO

Catch up on what happened this week in Medford.

Letters from the library

Check out your opportunity to make holiday crafts at the Pinelands Branch Library this month. They’re offering wreath making and wine glass painting, along with yoga for adults and paws to read for children.

For dates and times, click here.

Shawnee senior takes a unique path to soccer success

With a soccer career that started by accident, Shawnee senior Donovan Wu has progressed immensely — although his story takes a route out of the ordinary.

Throughout his time as a soccer player for a Medford travel team, the Aaronson Real club team, Continental FC Academy and Philadelphia Union Academy, Wu faced some challenging decisions.

The full story can be found here.

Tabernacle resident earns new role as CEO of the Food Bank of South Jersey

Tabernacle resident Fred Wasiak is no stranger to the nonprofit world, spending the past 35 years in leadership roles throughout Massachusetts, Michigan, Connecticut, New York and New Jersey.

This includes his previous experience as CEO of YMCA Camp Ockanickon in Medford.

His personal goal is to enhance people’s lives in spirit, mind, body and heart, and through the Food Bank of South Jersey he feels he can do exactly that.

The full story can be found here.