The Wayne County Food Pantry Program has announced the September schedule.
• The Honesdale Area Pantry will be held behind the Tri County Beverage Building on Route 6, 214 Willow Avenue in Honesdale from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., on Tuesday September 10. For an emergency need contact a social services agency.
• The Damascus Area Pantry will be held at the Damascus Township Building from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., on Thursday September 19. For an emergency need call 224-4217 or 224-4189.
• The Lakewood Area Pantry will be held at the Northern Wayne Family Health Center from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m., on Wednesday September 18. For an emergency need call 798 – 2859; 798 – 2229.
•The Lakeville Area Pantry will be held at the Paupack Township Municipal Building from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., on Thursday September 26. For an emergency need call 352- 6177 or 226 – 6347 or 226-3115.
• The Newfoundland Area Pantry will be held at the St. Anthony’s Roman Catholic Church on Route 191 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. on Friday September 13. For an emergency need call 676 – 3482 or 676 – 3381.
In case of inclement weather, please call 253-4646 on your distribution day for an automated message, said Kathleen Terry, Food Pantry Director. For information about how to register with a pantry, you should call 253 – 4262. Please bring large brown paper bags and plastic bags with you each month to recycle. Bring Campbell’s labels to distribute to schools. If you are unable to attend, you may ask someone to pick your food up for you. However, they must have your pantry card and a proxy giving them permission to pick up your food.