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News Eagle - Hawley, PA
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  • ONGOING:
    • Adult Summer Reading: To Aug. 28. "Groundbreaking Reads" theme highlights books that made an impact. Open to all adults. Require 3 books for the summer, return the completed review form and return each month for a drawing. End of summer book discussion to be held Aug. 28 at 5 p.m.
    • American Lung Association: Donate $25 and get a pair of Croc shoes, styles and sizes limited to 7, 8 and 9. for info call Donna at 689-0413.
    • Benefit Concert for Patrick Sherry: July 28. Gates open 10:30 am. Music form 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Browndale Fireman's Ballfield, Rt. 247 North of Forest City. This is to benefit Volunteer Fireman Patrick Sherry who was recently diagnosed with cancer. He has been unemployed for over a year and has since lost his medical insurance. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Under age 12 free. For info/tickets 840-1501 or billcoleman55@gmail.com or 785-5539 or chief43A@hotmail.com
    • Bible Study: Noon, Every Tuesday and 6 p.m. Every Wednesday. Wilder House, next to Bethany Presbyterian Church, 431 Wayne St. (Rt. 670) Bethany. All are welcome.
    • Bingo: Doors open 5:30 p.m.; bingo 6:30 p.m. Promised Land Fire Dept., Rt. 390, Promised Land. All new games and bigger payouts. Refreshments avail. Every Saturday. Info at 676-3818.
    • Bus Trip: Two NJ Gardens - Reeves-Reed Arboretum and Wisner House: RSVP deadline July 15. Trip date Aug. 14. Bus departs Honesdale, Rt. 6 Plaza near the theater at 7:30 a.m. and Hawley at 8 a.m. from downtown IGA. Cost of trip $58. Sponsored by Country Gardeners of Hawley. Arrival at the garden about 10:30 a.m. Lunch follows at Basilico Italian Restaurant, Milburn, NJ., included in the ticket. Then proceed to Greenwood Gardens, for a guided tour at 1:30 p.m. For info/reservations call Carol Rick at 226-7360, e-mail crick@ptd.net .
    • Bus Trip: Reservation deadline Aug. 1. Trip dates Sept. 20 - 22. Bus trip sponsored by Hawley Women's Club – 3 day, 2 night trip to the Nations Capitol, Departs 7 am from Hawley and 7:15 from Honesdale. Trip includes coach bus, 2 nights stay at riverfront hotel, 2 full breakfasts, 2 dinners, all entry fees and taxes. Cost $485 per person (double occupancy) Itinerary includes tour-mobile of Arlington, river boat cruise on the Potomac, admission to Ford Theater, Capitol, illuminated night tour, Smithsonian Institute, monuments and memorials. For complete info call Judy Potratz at 226-6588.
    • Country Farmer Market: Wednesday 3:30 – 6:30 p.m. Saturdays 9 a.m. - Noon. Fred R. Miller Memorial Pavilion, 640 Main St., Honesdale. Through Oct. Vegetables, fruit, plants, cut flowers, knitting, crocheting, sewing items, and more.
    • Eat, Shop, Play & Stay in Honesdale Photo Contest: Photos may be submitted through July 28. Find the Greater Honesdale Partnership on Facebook and like us to get to the contest page. Then, simply submit your best photo depicting how you Eat, Shop, Play or Stay, in Honesdale, July 29 through August 26, get all your family and friends to find your photo on our Facebook page and vote for it! The photo in each of the four categories with the most likes will be the winner. If you have any questions, call GHP president, Jeff Hiller 470-9532.
    Page 2 of 12 - OCTOBER • Harvest & Heritage Days: Honesdale. October 12 & 13. Sponsored by: Wayne Bank
    NOVEMBER • Honesdale For The Holidays: November 29 & 30. Sponsored by: The Dime Bank. (With many activities continuing through December)
    • Mah Jongg: Monday 1 – 4 p.m. Manchester Community Library, 3879 Hancock Highway, Equinunk. All players all welcome, both experienced and beginning level. No charge. For info call 224-8500.
    • Manchester Community Library: Regular hours are Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wed. 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., and Sat., 9 a.m. to noon. Computer time is available with three terminals, fast DSL service, and wi-fi access. For events info visit manchestercommunitylibrary.org or call 224-4173.
    • Meat Raffle: Event July 27. 2 – 6 p.m. Jefferson Twp. Lions Club, Banquet Hall, Lions Rd. Raffle drawn at 5 p.m. Raffle tickets, available for pre-purchase and on the day of the event, list the 36 meat packages. All of the meat is provided by Smokin' Joe's. Extra packages will be offered, and the kitchen will be open for light refreshments. Support the Lions Community Fund assists residents with emergency support, vision and hearing services, and scholarships.
    • Pierogie Sale: The Browndale Fire Company and Little Spuds Homemade Gourmet Pierogie are working to sell Little Spuds homemade potato and cheese pirogues.. All proceeds benefit the Browndale Fire Company. You can pick up frozen Pierogie on Tuesday or Wednesday from 6 p.m. 7 p.m. at the Browndale Fire Station, Route 247 or by appointment. Price is $6.00 per dozen. Please call 785-5300 or 499-4908 to reserve your order by e-mail at: jdoyle@nep.net.
    DECEMBER • Reindeer Dash Contest: Honesdale. December 7 - 16.
    OCTOBER • Scarecrow Decorating Contest: Honesdale. October 1 - 15
    • Shutterbug Program: Thursday's 3:30 - 5 p.m. Carbondale Senior Center. A free youth (12-18) Photography Program. Learn camera basics, photo taking, building a portfolio, development techniques and editing. For info call Tomara Wilding at 961-1592 ext. 108.
    • Trolley/Baseball Excursion Runs to PNC Field: Select games to Aug. will offer fans an opportunity to "take the trolley" to the park. $20 per person, includes trolley fare, game ticket and $2 voucher for concession stand or team store. Reservations are required at 963-6590 or visit www.lackawannacounty.org
    • Woodcarvers Roundup: July 21 – July 25. Cherry Ridge Campsites and Lodging, Honesdale. Regardless of age, if you already carve, like to improve your skills, or learn how to carve, join us. Free instructions, sharing ideas and techniques. No admission charge, compensation is for materials needed in the workshop. Non carving visitors welcome anytime during the Roundup. Registration is required upon arrival, in the main bldg. starting Sun at 3 p.m. For a complete list of classes, events and accommodations visit newroundup.webs.com
    • Yoga: Moravian Church, Mondays, 6, Moravian Church, downtown Newfoundland. Everyone is welcome, by donation. Proceeds benefit the church. For info e-mail yoginisisters@yahoo.com or call 603-848-3930. Do not call the church.
    Page 3 of 12 - • Yoga & Meditation: Thursdays and Friday evenings - yoga at 5:30 p.m. Friday meditation at 6:45 p.m. Mt. Cobb Wellness Ctr/Vital Links Chiropractic Ctr. For info e-mail yoginisisters@yahoo.com or call 603-848-3930.
    JUL. 10 WED
    • Canasta: 6:30 p.m. Second Wednesday. Foundation Room, Column's Museum, 608 Broad St., Milford. Beginners and veterans are welcome to join. $5 donation get you in the game and lite refreshments provided.
    • Jazz on the Deck: 6 – 9 p.m. The Settlers Inn, Main Ave., Hawley. Rain or shine. No cover charge. Robert Kopec Quartet
    JUL. 11 THUR
    • Al-Anon Meeting: "There is Always Hope": 12:30 p.m. Every Thursday. Bethel Lutheran Church, 193 Church Rd., (off Tow Path Rd. between Hawley and Rowland). If your life is being affected by someone's drinking, please come and let us share our strength, hope and experience. It could change your life. Info 718-219-2543.
    • Business Startup Fundamentals: 6 – 8:30 p.m. The Wayne/Pike Technology Training Lab, Hawley Silk Mill, 8 silk Mill Dr., Suite 212, Hawley. A basic course discusses issues such as assessing your skills to be an owner, evaluating your business idea, conducting market research, studying your competition, deciding which legal format to choose, accounting, local-state-federal governmental issues and more. Fee for this introductory course is $15 which includes handouts and course materials. Register by July 8 at www.nepascore.org. For info 253-5334
    • Cooking with Herbs and Spices Workshop: 6 – 8 p.m. Wayne County Park St. Complex, 648 Park St., Honesdale. Local chef Marcia Dunsmore presents in preparing, preserving and cooking with herbs. Pre-registration appreciated by calling 253-5970 Ext. 4110 or e-mail WayneExt@psu.edu cost $5 per person. Refreshments served
    • Fellowship Dinner: 6 p.m. Every Thursday. Abraham House, 861 Maple Ave., Honesdale. Also avail, 4:30 - 6 p.m. Clothing room. Info 253-0390.
    • Wayne County Creative Arts Council's Summer Festival: 7:30 p.m. Irish Balladeers, Central Park Honesdale. Rain location inside the Episcopal Parish House. Come as you are. Bring your chair or blanket. No admission fee. Free will donations accepted. Snacks available for purchase. www.honesdaleparkevents.org.
    JULY 12 FRI.
    • Attic Treasures Consignments Accepted: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sponsored by Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary at the Wayne County Antiques Show, Wayne Highlands Middle School, Honesdale. Call 253-5502 for info.
    • Honesdale Senior Picnic: Wayne County Fairgrounds. Advance payment required with reservation.
    • Memoir Writing Group: 1 – 3 p.m. Honesdale Senior Ctr., 323 10th St., Honesdale. If you have memories and stories, if you enjoy reading and writing, if you like to get to know other people in a secure, open and friendly environment, please consider visiting our group. Participation is open to all interested in Wayne County. Regular attendance is encouraged but not required. 253-4262. For more info, call the Senior Center or Sue Lory directly at 937-3148.
    Page 4 of 12 - • Plain Speaking: 5 – 6 p.m. Wayne County Historical Society, Multipurpose Room, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Free. A summer series of informal talks on Wayne County history by local individuals who have spent years studying their topics. Although the subjects may be serious, the mood is intended to be light. Linda Dix Lee and Mimi Steffen, "Rural Schools of Preston
    Township." For info call 253-3240
    JUL. 13 SAT
    • Della Mae Concert: 6 p.m. Dorflinger-Suydam Wildlife Sanctuary, Wildflower Amphitheater, White Mills, between Hawley and Honesdale. Their music is a blend of acoustic country, fold, Americana and pop with a dose of bluegrass. General admission tickets – $22. Students 6 – 18 $11, children under age 6, free. Bring lawn chairs and pack a picnic. Light beverages will be sold on the Sanctuary grounds. For info/directions call 253-5500 Mon. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    • Flea Market: 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lakeville Methodist Church, Rt. 590 & Daniels Rd. Rain or shine. Inside and outside items. Bag sale at noon.
    • Free Lunch and Fellowship: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of Hawley, 815 Church St., 2nd & 4th Saturdays. For info call 226-4835.
    • Grey Towers Hike: Grey towers Nat. Historic Site, 122 Old Owego Turnpike, Milford. Features geology, forest, and history of Sawkill Gorge. Reservations required, group size is limited. Free, public hike. Two planned departure times 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. To register call 296-9625 and indicate hike you wish to join. Wear sturdy shoes, dress for sun and tic protection. Rain or shine.
    • Honesdale Saturday Free Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - Noon. Every Saturday at either St. John's Lutheran or Grace Episcopal Church. Free to the community. For info call Laura at 687-6436.
    • Ice Cream Social: Noon – 4 p.m. Bidwell Hill UM Church, Ledgedale Rd., Hamlin, Benefits from the social are going to Ronald McDonald House of Scranton. A book sale will also be held.
    • Joel Hill Water-Powered Sawmill Demo: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Creed Rd., off Rt. 191, Lookout. Featuring tours of the Civil War Era, water-powered mill and sawing demos . Call the Calder Museum 224-6722 for info/directions.
    "The Life and Times of Joseph Brandt": 1 p.m. Museum of Colonial History, Narrowsburg, NY. Presented by historian Frank Salvati. Info at 845-252-6660
    • Penny Social and Bake Sale: Cold Spring Rileyville Presbyterian Church, under the tents at 2497 Great Bend Turnpike, Honesdale. Doors open at noon. Calling starts promptly at 1 p.m. Many prizes from businesses in the area, tickets from a penny to a dollar, lunch and many baked goodies.
    • Summer Rummage Sale: Christ Church's Summer Rummage Sale will be held on Saturday July 13th, 10 a.m. -2 p.m. The ?Rummage Luncheonette? Will offer a light lunch for eat-in or take-out dining. And as always, bargain shoppers are sure to find some of the most fun items anywhere, including furniture, books, bric-a-brac, and much more -- as well as Christ Church's almost famous Bake Table! There will be lots of fun treasurers at great prices, so be sure to bring your friends and family and enjoy sharing some time with us. Christ Episcopal Church, 700 Delaware Street, Forest City PA; 785-3425 or 282-3620.
    Page 5 of 12 - • Tasting and Demos: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr. , Hawley. For info call 390-4440 or visit info@MillMarketPA.com. Every Saturday.
    • Wayne County Antiques Show: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wayne Highlands Middle School, 482 Grove St., Honesdale. Sponsored by Women's Club of Honesdale. Show features 50+ antique dealers, on- site restoration specialist and appraisals. Admission $6. Proceeds benefit the club's community service projects.
    JUL. 14 SUN
    • Christian Gospel Music by Ron Brewer: 2 p.m. Cold Spring Rileyville Presbyterian Church,, 2497 Great Bend Turnpike, Honesdale. A love offering will be collected and refreshments will be served after the performance. Visit ronbrewerministries for more info.
    • Joel Hill Water-Powered Sawmill Demo: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Creed Rd., off Rt. 191, Lookout. Featuring tours of the Civil War Era, water-powered mill and sawing demos . Call the Calder Museum 224-6722 for info/directions.
    • Matamoras Westfall Historical Society Monthly Mtg.: 2 p.m. Westfall Twp. Municipal Bldg., LaBarr Lane, Westfall Twp. All area residents are welcome to attend.
    • Pancake Breakfast: 7:30 - 11:30 am. Teeple Stevenson Young American Legion Post 765 , Lookout., Rt. 191 N., Honesdale. Pancakes, French toast, eggs, sausage, pastries, beverages The requested donation is $7.00 for adults and $3.00 for children. Every second Sunday of the month from April to October.
    • Pianists Ying Zhao, Concert: 4 p.m. Dorflinger-Suydam Wildlife Sanctuary, White Mills, between Hawley and Honesdale. A doctoral candidate at Penn State University. Program includes selections from Mozart, Beethoven and Chopin. Picnics allowed on the Sanctuary lawn before the concert. In the event of inclement weather concert will be held at the Wallenpaupack Area High School. Free admission. For info/directions call 253-5500 Mon. – Fri. 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
    • Robert Land and the Tories of Cushetunk: 2 p.m. Museum of Colonial History, Narrowsburg, NY. Presented by Sullivan County, NY historian John Conway. Info at 845-252-6660
    JUL. 15
    • Free Theater Camp: July 15 – 19 and July 22 – 26. Lakeville Community Hall, Rt. 590, Lakeville (between the firehouse and United Methodist Church) Open to all children ages 9-13. Times 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. At conclusion of camp watch a free performance for family and friends, Sat. July 27 at 7 p.m. For info call 857-2226.
    • Home Food Preservation – Yes I Can: 3 – 5 p.m. Pike County Area Agency on Aging, 150 Pike County Blvd., Hawley. This workshop is designed for beginning canners who want to learn how to use a pressure canner with up-to-date procedures. Cost for the workshop is $20 per person or $30 for two adults from the same household (one packet of information). Register online by visiting: extension.psu.edu/home-food-preservation
    • Wayne County Creative Arts Council's 46th Summer Festival: 7:30 p.m. Flashback, Central Park Honesdale. Rain location inside the Episcopal Parish House. Come as you are. Bring your chair or blanket. No admission fee. Free will donations accepted. Snacks available for purchase. www.honesdaleparkevents.org.
    Page 6 of 12 - JUL. 16 TUES.
    • "A Ride Along the D&H Gravity Railroad": 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. 118 South St., Waymart. A power point presentation by John Revek, featuring his photographs. Free admission, donations welcomed.
    • Cash Bingo: Door open 5:30 p.m., games start 6:30 p.m. Every Tuesday. Texas #4 Fire Co., Grove St., Honesdale. $1100 Progressive Jackpot. Refreshments avail, plenty of parking. Tear-offs. Bonanza and much more. The more that play, the more we pay. Questions call 253-0782.
    • Tuesday Night Bingo: Weekly. Shohola Twp. Vol. Fire & Rescue. For info call Jean at 559-7525 or 296-4436.
    • Vacation Bible School: July 16 – July 19. 6 – 8:30 p.m. Aldenville Baptist Church. Hay Day Vacation Bible School – growing in friendship with Jesus. Songs, Bible stories, snacks, games and crafts. Friday night families are invited for a picnic and hayride.
    JUL. 17 WED
    • Jazz on the Deck: 6 – 9 p.m. The Settlers Inn, Main Ave., Hawley. Rain or shine. No cover charge. Thos Shipley Trio
    • Library Woodstock: Music of the 1960's: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Wayne Co. Public Library. Local musician perform different songs form the 1960's. Come dressed as your favorite hippie. Bring a lawnchair. For info call 253-1220 or e-mail ewilson@waynelibraries.org
    • Open Mic Night: 7:30 – 10 p.m. The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. This acoustic-style open mic is hosted by The Crackers. Come early to sign-up, as the board fills up quickly. BYOB. This is a donation based event and contributions are appreciated. Food available for purchase from The Market Café featuring the Anthill Farm Kitchen. For more info visit thecooperageproject.org or call 253.2020.
    • 'Stories From the Past": 1 p.m. Peggy Bancroft Hall, Rt. 191, S. Sterling. People are invited to join Carroll Krautter for this requested encore performance. Sponsored by the Greene-Dreher Historical Society.
    Woodstock: Music of the 60's: 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. Wayne County Public Library, 1406 Main St., Honesdale.
    JUL. 18 THUR
    • Al-Anon Meeting: "There is Always Hope": 12:30 p.m. Every Thursday. Bethel Lutheran Church, 193 Church Rd., (off Tow Path Rd. between Hawley and Rowland). If your life is being affected by someone's drinking, please come and let us share our strength, hope and experience. It could change your life. Info 718-219-2543.
    • Dance Journey: 7:15 – 9 p.m. The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. All are welcome. No dance experience necessary. Daniel Frangos, MA, facilitates individuals and groups to embody their full potential through movement. Suggested donation is $7. For more info visit thecooperageproject.org or call 253.2020.
    • Fellowship Dinner: 6 p.m. Every Thursday. Abraham House, 861 Maple Ave., Honesdale. Also avail, 4:30 - 6 p.m. Clothing room. Info 253-0390.
    • Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group: 7 - 8:30 p.m. Wayne Memorial Hospital Outpatient Services, Milford Professional Park, 10 Buist Rd. Bldg. #2, Milford. Conference Room #3, take Orange Elevator A to 2nd Floor. A support group for adult survivors of suicide loss, for individuals who have lost a loved one, friend or relative to suicide. For info/pre-registration contact Linda Vose 903-2945 or vose@wmh.org or Donna Decker at 253-8422 or decker@wmh.org. In the event of inclement weather call 253-8100. 3rd Thursday of every month.
    Page 7 of 12 - • Wayne County Creative Arts Council's 46th Summer Festival: 7:30 p.m. Old Time Fiddlers, Central Park Honesdale. Rain location inside the Episcopal Parish House. Come as you are. Bring your chair or blanket. No admission fee. Free will donations accepted. Snacks available for purchase. www.honesdaleparkevents.org.
    JUL. 19 FRI.
    • Hamlin Senior Picnic: Lake Genero. Advance payment required with reservation.
    • Honesdale 500 (Sidewalk Sales): Sponsored by: The Honesdale National Bank. For more info VisitHonesdalePA.com or call 253-5492.
    • Plain Speaking: 5 – 6 p.m. Wayne County Historical Society, Multipurpose Room, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Free. A summer series of informal talks on Wayne County history by local individuals who have spent years studying their topics. Although the subjects may be serious, the mood is intended to be light. Albert G. "Ab" Rutherford, "James Wilson, Founding Father." For info call 253-3240
    ?Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy and Lacawac Sanctuary for a Moonlight Paddle on Lake Lacawac, located at the Sanctuary in Lake Ariel, PA. from 7-10 p.m. These programs are free to the public, but space is very limited and reservations are required.
    Rowboats and canoes, paddles, and life jackets will be provided. Only sanctuary boats are permitted on the lake due to the delicate balance of Lake Lacawac's ecosystem. Call Lacawac Sanctuary today to reserve your spot, 570-689-9494, or send an e-mail to joann@lacawac.org.
    Tibetan Buddhist Monks Music and Dance: "Sacred Music, Sacred Dance for World Healing: Scranton Cultural Center. Program is designed to introduce western audiences to the endangered Tibetan Buddhist culture and to contribute to world peace. Tickets avail at Valley and Carbondale Libraries, Keystone College and Scranton Cultural Ctr. box office.
    JUL. 20 SAT
    • All Day Encampment: Museum of Colonial History, Narrowsburg, NY. Presented by the 24th Connecticut Military Regiment of Reenactors. 1 p.m. Organizing and training the militia in the colony, marching, formation, musket and bayonet drills. 3 p.m. Staff and volunteer leave to attend the 234th Anniversary Commemoration Battle of Minisink at 4 p.m. at the Battle of Minisink Park, Minisink Ford, NY. Info at 845-252-6660
    • Audubon Wildlife Art & Craft Festival: July 20 & 21. 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Wallenpaupack Area High School, Rt. 6, Hawley. Admission by donation, kids under age 12, free. The weekend will be filled with live animals native to the area, presented by four different wildlife rehabilitation and educational groups. Any questions you've ever had about wild animals will be answered at these non-stop interesting presentations. Over 20 of the Nation's finest wildlife and nature artists will be exhibiting, as well as selling their work.
    • Book Sale: 9 a.m. - Noon. Manchester Community Library, 3879 Hancock Highway. Soft covers are $.25 and hard-covers are $1.
    Family Fun Day: 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Tobyhanna State Park. Activities include – learn to fish, volleyball, hula-hoop contest, tug of war, 3 legged race, water balloon fight, s'mores and snacks. All are welcome. Pre-registration avail, walk ins welcome. To pre-register call 894-8336 or e-mail tobyhannasp@pa.eov Rain date July 21.
    Page 8 of 12 - • Free Luncheon: Noon - 1 p.m. Hawley United Methodist Church. First and third Saturday of the month.
    • Honesdale 500 (Sidewalk Sales): Sponsored by: The Honesdale National Bank. For more info VisitHonesdalePA.com or call 253-5492.
    • Honesdale Saturday Free Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - Noon. Every Saturday at either St. John's Lutheran or Grace Episcopal Church. Free to the community. For info call Laura at 687-6436.
    • Poconos's Wurst Festival: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Shawnee Mountain. Oktoberfest in July is back with even more wursts, wieners, kielbasa, pierogies, brats and brews! Featuring Grammy Award winning Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra, various Polka bands and German Oom Pa-Pa bands, Polish & German dancers and craft vendors. Bring your appetite and your dancing shoes to this weekend full of brews, brats and music! For info call 421-7231 or visit www.shawneemt.com
    • Sportsman Series: Taxidermy: 1-3 p.m. Pocono Environmental Ctr. Bring Out Your Dead" on July 20 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. This program will be led by Ronald Lewis of the Pennsylvania Taxidermy Association The cost is $20 for one class, or $50 to attend all three classes in the Sportsman Series. Registration is requested for all parts of the Sportsman Series. Call PEEC at 828-2319 for more info or to reserve a space. Other class on November 10.
    • Tasting and Demos: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr. , Hawley. For info call 390-4440 or visit info@MillMarketPA.com. Every Saturday.
    JUL. 21 SUN
    • Artending: Make a Place for Art in Your Life" Program: 2 p.m. Zane Grey Museum, 135 Scenic Dr., Lackawaxen. Artist Tom Bosket and writer E.J. Moran explore creating an artistic place in the world that allows us to safely present our thoughts, feelings, passions and doubts. Program is free and all are welcome. For more info call 685-4871.
    • Blueberry Breakfast: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Blooming Grove Twp., Vol. Fire Dept. No. 1, 484 Rt. 739, Lords Valley. $7 adults, $4 children, under age 10, children age 3 and under, free.
    • Bob Jones Music Ministry: 10 a.m. Canaan Bible Chapel, across from Western Wayne High School, 30 Hemlock Rd. S. Canaan.. Presenting a program of familiar hymns and gospel songs as well as testimonies from team members. For info call 937-4848 or visit www.canaanbiblechapel.org
    • Crazy for Patsy: 3 – 6 p.m. Ehrhardt's Waterfront, Hawley. A concert of patsy Cline Songs by Terri Dixon of Milford. Ticket $32 includes show and hors d'oeuvres. Cash bar avail. Benefits Women's Imaging Ctr. At Wayne Memorial Hospital, call 253-5779.
    • Honesdale 500 (Sidewalk Sales): Sponsored by: The Honesdale National Bank. For more info VisitHonesdalePA.com or call 253-5492.
    • Pancake Breakfast: 7:30 – 11:30 a.m. Pine Mill Community Hall, Pine Mill Rd. Breakfasts include cheese omelets, (or eggs the way you like them,) sausage, home fries, blueberry or plain pancakes, beverages. Adults $7.00, child under twelve, half portion, $3.50. Info call 224-8500.
    Page 9 of 12 - • Poconos's Wurst Festival: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Shawnee Mountain. Oktoberfest in July is back with even more wursts, wieners, kielbasa, pierogies, brats and brews! Featuring Grammy Award winning Jimmy Sturr and his Orchestra, various Polka bands and German Oom Pa-Pa bands, Polish & German dancers and craft vendors. Bring your appetite and your dancing shoes to this weekend full of brews, brats and music! For info call 421-7231 or visit www.shawneemt.com
    • "Raid on the Lower Fort of Cushetunk"; 1 p.m. Museum of Colonial History, Narrowsburg, NY. Scenario – men of the militia have marched to support the troops at Minisink leaving the fort in the protection of the women and children, whom, when raided put up a defense with muskets and pistols, but…. Info at 845-252-6660
    JUL. 22 MON.
    • Wayne County Creative Arts Council's Summer Festival: 7:30 p.m. Moonlight on the Poconos Big Band, Central Park Honesdale. Rain location inside the Episcopal Parish House. Come as you are. Bring your chair or blanket. No admission fee. Free will donations accepted. Snacks available for purchase. www.honesdaleparkevents.org.
    JUL. 23 TUES.
    • Cash Bingo: Door open 5:30 p.m., games start 6:30 p.m. Every Tuesday. Texas #4 Fire Co., Grove St., Honesdale. $1100 Progressive Jackpot. Refreshments avail, plenty of parking. Tear-offs. Bonanza and much more. The more that play, the more we pay. Questions call 253-0782.
    • Free Memory Screening: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. 20 minute time slots. Hawley Senior Ctr. Sign up required, 253-4262 for info and to schedule. Memory screenings are a significant first step toward finding out if a person may have a memory problem. A memory screening is not used to diagnosis any particular illness and does not replace consultation with a physician or other qualified healthcare professional.
    • Tuesday Night Bingo: Weekly. Shohola Twp. Vol. Fire & Rescue. For info call Jean at 559-7525 or 296-4436.
    JUL. 24 WED
    • Home Food Preservation – Yes I Can: 1 - 3 p.m. Wayne Extension, 648 Park St., Suite E, Honesdale. This workshop is designed for beginning canners who want to learn how to use a pressure canner with up-to-date procedures. Cost for the workshop is $20 per person or $30 for two adults from the same household (one packet of information). Register online by visiting: extension.psu.edu/home-food-preservation
    • Jazz on the Deck: 6 – 9 p.m. The Settlers Inn, Main Ave., Hawley. Rain or shine. No cover charge. Kelley Suttenfield Trio with Tony Romano & Matt Aronoff
    • Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group: 7 - 8:30 p.m. Wayne Memorial Hospital, 601 Park Ave., Honesdale. Conference Room #3, take Orange Elevator A to 2nd Floor. A support group for adult survivors of suicide loss, for individuals who have lost a loved one, friend or relative to suicide. For info/pre-registration contact Linda Vose 903-2945 or vose@wmh.org or Donna Decker at 253-8422 or decker@wmh.org. In the event of inclement weather call 253-8100.
    Page 10 of 12 - JUL. 25 THUR
    • Al-Anon Meeting: "There is Always Hope": 12:30 p.m. Every Thursday. Bethel Lutheran Church, 193 Church Rd., (off Tow Path Rd. between Hawley and Rowland). If your life is being affected by someone's drinking, please come and let us share our strength, hope and experience. It could change your life. Info 718-219-2543.
    • Business Owners/Employees Get Together 7:30 p.m. Bold Gold Media, Grove St., Honesdale. If you are a GHP member business, have never hosted a get together in the past and would like to host November, please contact Karen at 253-4070 or Gail at 253-5492
    • Fellowship Dinner: 6 p.m. Every Thursday. Abraham House, 861 Maple Ave., Honesdale. Also avail, 4:30 - 6 p.m. Clothing room. Info 253-0390.
    • Wayne County Creative Arts Council's 46th Summer Festival: 7:30 p.m. Hitchin' Cricket, Central Park Honesdale. Rain location inside the Episcopal Parish House. Come as you are. Bring your chair or blanket. No admission fee. Free will donations accepted. Snacks available for purchase. www.honesdaleparkevents.org.
    • Wayne County Genealogy Group Mtg.: 4:30 p.m. Wayne County Historical Society, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Beginners and experienced family history researchers are always welcome to sit in on the discussions of techniques and resources for tracking ancestors. The topics are not confined to Wayne County, but rather stress "how to" research in any part of the world. For more information, call 253-5468 or e-mail wchspa@ptd.net or yannster@ptd.net
    JUL. 26
    • Artist Studio Tour: July 26 - 28. 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Wayne County Arts Alliance's (WCAA). The Tour provides an opportunity to meet Wayne County's talented and diverse artists in their working environments. Visit waynecountyartsalliance.org for details
    • Hawley Senior Picnic: Bingham Park. Advance payment required with reservation
    • Memoir Writing Group: 1 – 3 p.m. Honesdale Senior Ctr., 323 10th St., Honesdale. If you have memories and stories, if you enjoy reading and writing, if you like to get to know other people in a secure, open and friendly environment, please consider visiting our group. Participation is open to all interested in Wayne County. Regular attendance is encouraged but not required. 253-4262. For more info, call the Senior Center or Sue Lory directly at 937-3148.
    • Plain Speaking: 5 – 6 p.m. Wayne County Historical Society, Multi-Purpose Room, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Free. A summer series of informal talks on Wayne County history by local individuals who have spent years studying their topics. Although the subjects may be serious, the mood is intended to be light. Bernadine Lennon, "In Flanders Fields." For info call 253-3240
    JUL. 27 SAT
    • Brass Bands in Northeast PA: Equinunk Historical Society, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., Equinunk. Presenter – Dr. Kenneth Kreitner. For info call 224-6722.
    • Flea Market Fundraiser: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark, 202 Rt. 209, Port Jervis, NY. Proceeds from the flea market will go towards the care of the animals in the shelter. Donations are welcome and may be dropped off at the shelter during operating hours (Tuesday-Saturday: 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m.- 3:00 p.m.) A list of suggested donations as well as a list of items that cannot be accepted can be found on the blog section of the Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark's official website at www.pjhumane.org.
    Page 11 of 12 - • Free Lunch and Fellowship: 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. First Presbyterian Church of Hawley, 815 Church St., 2nd & 4th Saturdays. For info call 226-4835.
    • Honesdale Saturday Free Lunch: 11:30 a.m. - Noon. Every Saturday at either St. John's Lutheran or Grace Episcopal Church. Free to the community. For info call Laura at 687-6436.
    • Meat Raffle: 2 – 6 p.m. Jefferson Twp. Lions Club, Banquet Hall, Lions Rd. Raffle drawn at 5 p.m. Raffle tickets, available for pre-purchase and on the day of the event, list the 36 meat packages. All of the meat is provided by Smokin' Joe's. Extra packages will be offered, and the kitchen will be open for light refreshments. Support the Lions Community Fund assists residents with emergency support, vision and hearing services, and scholarships.
    • PEEC - Garden Series: 1 - 3 p.m. Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Dingmans Ferry (Lehman Township) Session 3, Composting," Participants will learn about the advantages of composting and how to begin creating this environmentally-friendly fertilizer. Cost is $10 per session or $25 for all three sessions and pre-registration is requested. Info/to register, call PEEC at 828-2319.
    • Tasting and Demos: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr. , Hawley. For info call 390-4440 or visit info@MillMarketPA.com. Every Saturday.
    JUL. 28 SUN
    • Art Appreciation Day: Equinunk Historical Society, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., Equinunk. Photography by Don Kaszner. Famous Equinunk Fire Co. Barbecue. For info call 224-6722.
    • Benefit Concert for Patrick Sherry: Gates open 10:30 am. Music form 11 a.m. - 8 p.m. Browndale Fireman's Ballfield, Rt. 247 North of Forest City. This is to benefit Volunteer Fireman Patrick Sherry who was recently diagnosed with cancer. He has been unemployed for over a year and has since lost his medical insurance. Tickets $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Under age 12 free. For info/tickets 840-1501 or billcoleman55@gmail.com or 785-5539 or chief43A@hotmail.com
    • Breaking the Code - Understanding the Book of Revelations: 11:15 a.m. Bethany Presbyterian Church. Book written by Dr. Metzger, a free overview study to be held the 4th Sunday of each month. All are welcome.
    • Cushetunk Resident Daniel Skinner and the birth of the Timber Rafting Industry on the Delaware River: 2 p.m. Museum of Colonial History, Narrowsburg, NY. Presented by Sullivan County, NY historian John Conway. Info at 845-252-6660
    JUL. 29 MON.
    • Wayne County Creative Arts Council's 46th Summer Festival: 7:30 p.m. Voices & Music in Praise, Central Park Honesdale. Rain location inside the Episcopal Parish House. Come as you are. Bring your chair or blanket. No admission fee. Free will donations accepted. Snacks available for purchase. www.honesdaleparkevents.org
    JUL. 30 TUES.
    • Cash Bingo: Door open 5:30 p.m., games start 6:30 p.m. Every Tuesday. Texas #4 Fire Co., Grove St., Honesdale. $1100 Progressive Jackpot. Refreshments avail, plenty of parking. Tear-offs. Bonanza and much more. The more that play, the more we pay. Questions call 253-0782.
    Page 12 of 12 - • Tuesday Night Bingo: Weekly. Shohola Twp. Vol. Fire & Rescue. For info call Jean at 559-7525 or 296-4436.
    JUL. 31 WED
    • Jazz on the Deck: 6 – 9 p.m. The Settlers Inn, Main Ave., Hawley. Rain or shine. No cover charge. Compass Jazz Quartet
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