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  • Out & About
    Send calendar items for "Out and About" to dosomething@wayneindependent.com. Items are listed free of charge.
    ONGOING:
    • AARP Tax Aide program is in need of volunteers for next year's tax season ("2013"): The requirements are basic computer knowledge and must be able to volunteer one day a week between February and April. We will be at Hamlin Senior Center on Mondays and Thursdays at the Honesdale Senior center during tax season. Please call Marie 570-676-5441 for info.
    • 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.
    • Book Bag Buddies: Family First Vision Ctr, 1315 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel, is continuing to collect new and gently used school bags for area children, Seeking children through adult sizes. For more info call 698-4140 or stop in the office.
    • Bus Trip to New York City "On Your Own": Dec. 11th. Shop, go to the theater, sight see, etc. Proceeds from the Hawley Women's Club bus trips fund scholarships for graduating WAHS seniors and local charities. Call Judy Potratz 570-226-6588 for info and reservations.
    • Christmas Carol Tickets on Sale: Grey Towers National Historic Site, 122 Old Owego Turnpike, Milford, PA. The presentation will be offered on Dec. 7 and Sunday Dec. 8 at 2 p.m.. Tickets $20 each and can be purchased on line at www.greytowers.org or call 570-296-9625, in person at Grey Towers, Mon. - Fri. or by mail with a check to Grey Towers Heritage Association, PO Box 188, Milford, PA, 18337. Because of the limited number of tickets, no reservations can be held without payment.
    • Cookies Galore Order Now: 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, Rt. 191 South, Hamlin, next to Jack Williams Tire, Small container $ 6, large container $11. (We provide the container - you fill it!) Welsh cookies $ 5 p/dozen and must be pre-ordered. Advance orders taken starting November 15th until December 7th. Call: Sandy Toy – 689-2441. Pick up cookies on Dec. 14th.
    • End of Season Sale: Dorflinger Glass Museum Gift Shop. To Nov. 30, items in the shop are 20 % off. The museum and shop are open only during weekend hours. Info 570-253-1185 or visit www.dorflinger.org.
    • Farina Collecting Winter Coats: Through Nov. 27. Drop off at Farina's office, 423 Main St., Eynon, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. To distribute locally
    • Grief Workshop: Nov. 19 and 26th. 1:30 - 3 p.m. Wayne Memorial Hospital. Workshop facilitator, Neil Petrosky, LSW. Workshop will focus on grief as a normal part of an individual's transition. Workshop experience will be enhanced by attending all session, however, it is understandable if you cannot. No charge, however a registration form is required, and is avail at www.wmh.org or 570-253-8608. Workshop started Oct. 22.
    Page 2 of 10 - • Holiday Tours of Grey Towers: Dec. 9 – Dec. 21st. 1 p.m. & 3 p.m. Each floor is decorated with a different theme or era. These special holiday tours bring visitors to all three floors of the mansion; the upper floors usually are not open to the public for tours. Info 570-296-9630.
    • Looking for talented Craft Vendors, Antique Dealers, Artists and Artisans & Specialty Food Vendors: To participate in their upcoming "Honesdale for the Holidays". The event will be held on Honesdale's Main St. on Sat., Nov. 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. For a registration form or info, call GHP 570-253-5492 or e-mail ghp@visithonesdalepa.com (put VENDOR in your subject line).
    • NYC Bus Trip: Dec. 1. Leaving form Carbondale at 7 a.m. departing NYC at 7 p.m. $30 per person, money due within one week of reservation. Contact Kim Smith 570-290-9187.
    • Project Linus: A Stitch in Time, partnered with Project Linus, an organization dedicated to providing comfort to seriously ill or traumatized children. The goal is to complete 150 quilts by March 31st, 2014. She is stepping up her efforts to meet this goal and invites quilters of all levels to join her. Each quilter involved in the project can collect Quilters' Rewards: Receive 1 gold star for every quilt donated. Collect 10 stars and be awarded a $25 gift certificate to A Stitch In Time. Kits and free patterns are available for all skill levels. A Stitch in Time is located at 114 7th Street, Honesdale. Jackie Murphy 570-253-6864 for info.
    • Participants Sought for Santa Parade Fun: Nov. 29 (rain date Sat., Nov. 30). Line up begins 5 p.m. in the Top Notch parking area on Fourth St., parade will kick-off at 6 p.m. Ends in Central Park and be immediately followed by our traditional tree lighting ceremony. Businesses, community groups, school groups, and non-profit groups from all over the county and surrounding areas are welcome to participate. Anyone wishing to enter a float, musical or marching group is asked to call Gail Tucker at the GHP 570-253-5492 or fax at 570-253-5491. Or e-mail ghp@visithonesdalepa.com (Please put PARADE in the subject line of your e-mail.)
    • Volunteers Wanted: Do you have a few hours to spare each week? Are you looking for a chance to brighten someone's day? The Wayne County Area Agency on Aging is looking for people to deliver hot meals to our consumers. Monday is the day a volunteer is needed for the Hawley area as well as a fill-in for any day someone may be needed. Please call Carleen Faatz, Director of Community Services at 570-253-4262, ext. 3112 or e-mail cfaatz@co.wayne.pa.us,
    • Wayne County Children's Christmas Bureau Accepting Donations: The Bureau operates solely on donations, and depends upon the wonderful and historic generosity of the Wayne County community. Need is especially great this year, and no donation is too small. Please know that every child helped is from Wayne County, so 100% of your donations stay here. Checks should be made payable to the WCCCB, and mailed to WCCCB, c/o Honesdale Area Jaycees, 200 Delaware St., Honesdale, PA. 18431.
    Page 3 of 10 - • 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.
    • 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.
    SUNDAY NOV. 17
    • "Dorflinger Engraving: Fact or Fiction": 2 p.m. Catlin House, 232 Monroe Ave, Scranton. A debate has been raging for decades about whether the Dorflinger Glass Works, produced engraved glass. Kurt Reed will address the early history of the Dorflinger glass, and will present evidence to lay the engraving controversy to rest. Free, open to the public. For info/tickets 570-344-3841 or e-mail lackawannahistory@gmail.com
    • Pellet Heat Forum: 1 – 3 p.m. Tusten Theater, 210 Bridge St. From production of pellets to installation of systems. Open house to follow with wine and locally grown & prepared refreshments served from 3- 5 p.m. at 631 River Road, Milanville. See a residential pellet boiler with integrated solar panels in action.
    • Relationship Between Spiritually and Artistic Expression: 10:15 a.m. Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, presented by Judy Johnson.
    • Wallenpaupack Area High School Band Parents Craft Fair: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wallenpaupack High School Gym. Children's craft corner, for a donation your child will make a craft and have a snack. Admission $3, children under age 12, free. . Top notch crafters with handcrafted items including – jewelry, art, woodworking, stained glass, music and more. Lunch avail at the concession stand. Benefits WAHS Band.
    NOV. 18 MON
    • All You Can Eat Breakfast: 8 – 11 a.m. Thompson Hose Co. Includes: Pancakes, sausage, sausage gravy, biscuits, eggs, hash browns, French toast, coffee, tea, juice & milk. Adults $8, children 5-12 $5. under 5 yr. free.
    • Movie Night: 7 p.m. Rt. 6 Cinema, 1199 Texas Palmyra Hwy., Honesdale. Sponsored by Wayne County Arts Alliance. Come and enjoy the films and stay for the optional discussion that follows. Suggested contribution $6.
    NOV. 19 TUES.
    • A Primer for Everyman on the Middle East: 5:30 p.m. The Wayne Co., Pub Library, 1406 Main St., Honesdale. With Sheila Vaswani, presenting a 3 part series on the Middle East geography, culture, religion, and ancient history. Contact Elizabeth for info/to register 570-253-1220 or ewilson@waynelibraries.org
    • Al-Anon Meeting: 7 p.m. St. Mary's Church, Church St. Honesdale. Meeting will take place downstairs. Tuesday's.
    • 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.
    • Mountain View Garden Club: 7 p.m. Clifford Twp. Fire Hall, Rt. 106, Clifford. Horticultural Therapy will be presented by Janelle Zigon, a garden club member and occupational therapist. Open to the public. The garden club's annual holiday party for members will be held at Fern Hall, Crystal Lake, on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 6 p.m. The cost of the dinner is $25 with a cash bar. Annual dues are $25 and can be paid at the meeting or by sending your check to the garden club at PO Box 81, Clifford PA 18413. Info contact Mary Pucul at mrspucul@gmail.com or 570-785-5502.
    Page 4 of 10 - • Tuesday Night Bingo: Weekly. Shohola Twp. Vol. Fire & Rescue. For info call Jean at 559-7525 or 296-4436.
    • Soup and Bread Supper: 4 – 7 p.m. at the Pine Mill Community Hall, 919 Pine Mill Rd., Lookout. The supper feature homemade soups, bread and butter, dessert, and a beverage. Free-will offering. Sponsored by Pine Mill United Methodist Church.
    • Webinar: COPD Awareness Month: Connecting with Social Support: 3 p.m. Open to COPD patients, caregivers or anyone that wants to learn more about COPD and social support. Discuss the importance of social support, how to connect with social support and walk participants through a tutorial of our online support community, to register visit http://www.lung.org/lung-disease/copd/copd-webcast.html
    • Webinar: PA Urban & Community Forestry: Trees and Construction Damage: Noon – 1 p.m. Presented by Bill Elmendorf, Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Community and Urban Forestry, Penn State Department of Ecosystem Science and Management. To view the webinar, https://meeting.psu.edu/pacommunityforestry.
    • Wild Acres Cloverbud Club Mtg.: 1:30 – 3 p.m. Wild Acres Club House, near 101 Clubhouse Dr., Dingmans Ferry. Open to youth ages 5 - 8. Call 570-296-3400 for info.
    NOV. 20 WED
    • Celebrate Recovery: 7 p.m. Lost & Found Church. For info on this 12 step Christ centered program visit www.lostandfoundpikecounty.com
    • Webinar: Land Use: Facing the Challenges of Plan Implementation: Noon -1:15 p.m. Fee: $30 for all 5 webinars; ($60 for those who want to get CM credits from the American Planning Association). Through this series, learn about planning and current planning issues. Presentations cover local regulations and how and why they are created, as well as planning tools and resources available to decision makers in PA. For info, contact Peter Wulfhorst at 570-296-3400 (Ext. 1445) or e-mail at ptw3@psu.edu or visit the website, http://agsci.psu.edu/land-use-webinar to register for the webinars. Pre-registration is required.
    • Webinar: "Watershed Decisions" activity and the "Role of Water in Shale Gas Drilling" videos: Noon – 1 p.m. Presenter Jennifer Fetter, Penn State Extension. Pre-registration is encouraged but not required. To view the webinar, visit https://meeting.psu.edu/water1. For info, contact Bryan Swistock at 814-863-0194 or e-mail at brs@psu.edu.
    NOV. 21 THUR
    • 4-H Knitting Kids Club Mtg.: 6 - 7:30 p.m. Penn State Extension office, 514 Broad St., Milford. Meetings will be canceled and not rescheduled if inclement weather or schools close. 4-H is open to youth ages 8 - 18. For info call 570-296-3400.
    • Al-Anon Meeting: Noon St. Mary's Church, Church St. Honesdale. Meeting will take place downstairs. Thursday's.
    • 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.
    Page 5 of 10 - • 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.
    • Meeting of Sub-Chapter 8703 Retired Public Employees of PA. - AFSCME Mtg.: 2 p.m. Area of Aging, 10th. St., Honesdale. New members welcomed. Last meeting of the year. For info call: 570-488-6358.
    • Twitter for Small Business Success: 6 – 7:30 p.m. Hawley Silk Mill, Wayne/Pike Technology Training lab, 8 Silk Mill Dr., Suite 212, Hawley. Instructed by Tim Sohn. Create a Twitter account from scratch, bring a flash drive with your logo loaded and several other horizontal images related to the business. To register mail $30 check to Sohn Social Media Solutions, 120 Kara Lane, Shohola, PA 18458. Info at 570-559-7224 or e-mail tim@sohnsocialmediasolutions.com
    NOV. 22
    • Childcare Provider Workshop: Registration deadline Nov. 22. Event Nov. 26th, 6 – 8 p.m. Penn State Extension, 724 Phillips St., Ste 201, Stroudsburg. Topic: Holiday Diversity and Inclusiveness. Fee: $5/person. Call 570-421-6430, e-mail MonroeExt@psu.edu, or visit http://extension.psu.edu/youth/betterkidcare/events for info or http://www.pakeys.org/pages/get.aspx?page=home to register.
    • "In The Bag" Sale Of Name-Brand Purses, Wallets And Luggage: 7 a.m. - 4 p.m. Conference Room 3, second floor, Wayne Memorial Hospital, Honesdale. Sponsored by WMH Auxiliary to benefit the hospital.
    NOV. 23 SAT
    • Farmers Market: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Inside The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. Visit the local farmers and artisans and stock up on local goods. For the most up-to-date info call 570.253.2020 or visit www.thecooperageproject.org.
    • 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.
    • Free Tasting and Demos: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Mill Market, Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 8 Silk Mill Dr., Hawley. Every Sat. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570-390-4440.
    • Holiday Craft Show & Bake Sale: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. The Aldenville Baptist Church, Rt. 170 Aldenville . Bigger than ever with the addition of several new vendors. Admission is free. Craft vendors in 2 buildings offer a variety of homemade crafts and gifts for everyone. A hot lunch will be avail, homemade soups and lots of other delicious foods.
    • 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.
    • Northern Tier Symphony Orchestra: 8 p.m. Tunkhannock Middle School. One performance only. Adults $10, students $5. Performance for Nov. 22 at Towanda High School has been canceled.
    • Our Thanksgiving Dinner For The Community: 5 p.m. 1 Living Hope Community Church, 36 Sterling Rd., Newfoundland. Turkey and all the fixings. For info or how you can help, call (570) 676-8686 or visit www.1LivingHope.com
    Page 6 of 10 - • Steamboat Soul & "Perpetual Crowd Pleasers" Play Harmony Presents: 7;30 p.m. Boiler Room, lowest level of the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Drive, Hawley. Cocoon Catering will be selling wine, beer and snacks prior to the show and during intermission on site at the concert. Tickets in advance online $16 at www.harmonypresents.com and receive 20% off your bill at Glass Wine Bar & Bistro after 9:30 p.m. on the day of the show. Physical tickets may be purchased prior the event in person at during normal business hours and on Saturdays from a.m. to 1 p.m. at AMSkier Insurance located on 209 Main Ave. in Hawley. Also avail on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays before 4 p.m. at Waterpure, in front of the Mill Market inside the Hawley Silk Mill, or purchased at the door for $20. For info 570-588-8077.
    NOV. 24 SUN
    • Breakfast Served: 8 a.m. – Noon. Greenfield Volunteer Fire Company, 424 Rt. 106, Greenfield Twp. Pancakes, bacon, eggs, beverages. Cost is $5 for adults and $1 for children under 12.
    • 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.
    • Hemisphere Model and Talent Competition: Best Western Hotel, Carbondale beginning at 1 p.m.. Late Registration will be held from 12:00 noon until 1 p.m. or applications can be obtained by calling 570-281-9797. Events for babies thru young adults, both male and female are offered
    NOV. 25 MON.
    • Movie Night: 7 p.m. Rt. 6 Cinema, 1199 Texas Palmyra Hwy., Honesdale. Sponsored by Wayne County Arts Alliance. Come and enjoy the films and stay for the optional discussion that follows. Suggested contribution $6.
    NOV. 26 TUES
    • 2013 Canadian Pacific Holiday Train: Steamtown Nat. Historic Site, 5:15 – 5:45 p.m. visitors are strongly encouraged to arrive at least 15-30 minutes early. The train will depart Scranton for Binghamton, and is expecting to cross the historic Tunkhannock Viaduct between 6:30 – 6:45 p.m. Bring a non-perishable food item or cash donation in support of those in need - all donations raised here stay with the food pantry in our community. Items like infant formula, canned meats, and spaghetti sauce are in particular demand for the many that turn to food banks each month. Entertainers aboard the 2013 U.S. train include The Claytones and Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame, Tracey Brown. The Claytones – Kelly Prescott, Anders Drerup, Adam Puddington and Pat McLaughlin.
    • Al-Anon Meeting: 7 p.m. St. Mary's Church, Church St. Honesdale. Meeting will take place downstairs. Tuesday's.
    • 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 7 of 10 - • Childcare Provider Workshop: Registration deadline Nov. 26, Event Dec. 2nd. 6 – 8 p.m. Penn State Extension, 724 Phillips St, Ste 201, Stroudsburg. Topic: Bullies Be Gone! Promoting Positive Social Emotional Development. Fee: $5. Call 570-421-6430, e-mail MonroeExt@psu.edu or visit http://extension.psu.edu/youth/betterkidcare/events for more information or go directly to http://www.pakeys.org/pages/get.aspx?page=home to register.
    • Explore the Northern D&H Rail-Trail--hike or bike with Rail-Trail Council and "Friends of the Starrucca Creek": 10 a.m. Meet at Luciana Park, Lanesboro (under the Starrucca Viaduct). Shuttles will be available to Brandt, for a 2 mile hike. Bikers can bike to Brandt or beyond & back. 1 p.m. at the Viaduct Inn, Main Street Lanesboro for food & conversation, planning next year's cleanup and discussion of projects to partner with the Rail-Trail Council. For info 570- 679-9300.
    • Tuesday Night Bingo: Weekly. Shohola Twp. Vol. Fire & Rescue. For info call Jean at 559-7525 or 296-4436.
    • Workshop: Robotic Milking Edition – Facility Design for Robotic Milking Dairies: 8:30 – 10 a.m. Free online workshop designed for dairy producers, their employees and advisers. Robotic milking barns can be designed as free flow or guided flow systems; each system offers its own benefits and challenges. Whichever system is chosen, it is important to make sure that facilities are designed in such a way that cows will be milked, go to food and water, and rest without added human intervention. Key concepts in the design of robotic milking facilities will be discussed. Presentations by Jeff Preshew, Delaval and John Tyson, Penn State Extension Engineer. Register online at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/TechnologyTuesdays1314. Must be registered no later than noon the day preceding the first session you wish to attend.
    NOV. 27 WED
    • 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.
    NOV. 28 THUR
    • Al-Anon Meeting: Noon St. Mary's Church, Church St. Honesdale. Meeting will take place downstairs. Thursday's.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    Page 8 of 10 - • Senior Centers Closed: Thanksgiving holiday
    NOV. 29
    • Rock Ridge Ranchers 4-H Club Mtg.: 6:30 - 8 p.m. Rock Ridge Ranch, Rt. 739, Dingmans Ferr. Join leaders Debra Passero and Brittany Bajek for hands-on learning. Horse ownership is not required. 4-H is open to youth ages 8 - 18. For call 570-296-3400.
    • Senior Centers Closed: Thanksgiving holiday
    NOV. 30 SAT
    • Farmers Market: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Inside The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. Visit the local farmers and artisans and stock up on local goods. For the most up-to-date info call 570.253.2020 or visit www.thecooperageproject.org.
    • Free Tasting and Demos: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Mill Market, Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 8 Silk Mill Dr., Hawley. Every Sat. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570-390-4440.
    • Holiday Open House: 4 – 7 p.m. Wayne County Historical Society, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Info 570-253-3240 or visit WayneHistoryPA.org
    • 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.
    • Open House: 4 – 7 p.m. Live music (Flutist Hedy Kunstmann) and a book signing (Mimi Steffen with her new book "Rural Schools of Dyberry"). Visit our new exhibition in the Torrey Gallery about the D & H Canal Park Lock 31, do your holiday shopping in our museum shop, or just enjoy the usual goodies at our excellent Holiday buffet. Bring a friend!
    • Ornament Making for Kids: 10 a.m. - Noon. Wayne County Historical Society, Main Museum, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Kids will each decorate a Victorian Style cinnamon ornament or holiday card of their very own. Free and open to children of all ages. Call 570-253-3240.
    • St. Nicholas Faire: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Grace Episcopal Church, 827 Church St., Honesdale. Photos with St. Nicholas, crafts for kids, holiday cookies, snack bar, soups and chili to go, Christmas goods, attic treasures, inspirational items. Benefits outreach of Grace Church. Info at 570- 253-2760. The Stourbridge Model Railroad Club's display will also be open in the church basement from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
    DEC. 1 (SUN)
    • "All You Can Eat Breakfast": 7 a.m. - Noon. VFW Post 531, 736 Main St., Honesdale. The breakfast includes eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries, toast, pancakes, French toast, bagels, rolls, cookies, coffee, juice. Cost is $8 for adults; $7 for seniors; $5.00 for kids over 5 and kids 5 and under free. Questions, call 253-5373 or e-mail eap3573@gmail.com
    • Holiday Craft Fair: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. D&H Canal Visitor's Ctr., 58 Hoag Rd., Cuddebackville, NY, just off of Rt. 209. Handcrafted items including home décor, primitive and folk art, handmade candles, soaps, jewelry, pet accessories, holiday ornaments and other unique items. Many items under $5. For info call 845-754-8870, e-mail nvam@frontiernet.net
    Page 9 of 10 - DEC. 2 MON.
    • Christmas Luncheon Mtg.: Noon, Cordaro's Restaurant, RT. 6, Honesdale. Members and prospective members invited. $22. Reservations required by Nov. 26. Call 570-226-8115. Hosted by Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.
    • Movie Night: 7 p.m. Rt. 6 Cinema, 1199 Texas Palmyra Hwy., Honesdale. Sponsored by Wayne County Arts Alliance. Come and enjoy the films and stay for the optional discussion that follows. Suggested contribution $6.
    • Pork and Sauerkraut Dinner: 4 - 7 p.m. The Moravian Church of Newfoundland, Main St., Newfoudland. (Across the street from the elementary school). $9 adults, $4 children 10 yr. and under.
    DEC. 3 TUES
    • Al-Anon Meeting: 7 p.m. St. Mary's Church, Church St. Honesdale. Meeting will take place downstairs. Tuesday's.
    • 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.
    • Lackawaxen Twp. Democratic Club Monthly Mtg.: 7 p.m. Lackawaxen Twp. Bldg., Urban Rd. Lackawaxen. Meets the first Tuesday of every month.
    • Tastes of Wayne County: Fiesta on Main, 1139 Main St., (between 11 & 12th St.) Honesdale. First Wed. of each month a different restaurant will host his event with proceeds benefiting the Wayne County Historical Society. 570-352-3700
    • Tuesday Night Bingo: Weekly. Shohola Twp. Vol. Fire & Rescue. For info call Jean at 559-7525 or 296-4436.
    DEC. 5 THUR
    • Al-Anon Meeting: Noon St. Mary's Church, Church St. Honesdale. Meeting will take place downstairs. Thursday's.
    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Holiday Greens Workshop: 6 – 8 p.m. The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Honesdale. Join Wander Eisenhauer and Mary Fenton, Penn State Master Gardeners of Wayne County, who will lead this popular and annual hands-on workshop. Admission is free, but there will be a $5 charge for each item made.
    Pre-registration required, or call Penn State Extension office, Wayne County, 570-253-5970 ext.: 4110 or e-mail WayneExt@psu.edu
    DEC 6
    • First Friday Open Mic Night: 7 – 9 p.m. Cocoon Coffee House, Rt. 6 & Bellmonte Ave., Hawley. Sign-up begins at 6:30 p.m.. Each participant gets a total of two songs or 7 minutes to perform. Info/questions cocoonbarista@gmail.com or 570-226-6130.
    • Gourmet Chocolates by Leopold For Sale: i7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wayne Memorial Hospital Lobby. Sponsored by WMH Auxiliary to benefit the hospital.
    Page 10 of 10 - • Holiday Bake Sale and "New to You" Boutique: 10 a.m. t-3 p.m. The Other Shop, 1036 Main St., Honesdale. Homemade baked goods and decorative Christmas items. Sponsored by Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary to benefit the hospital.
    • "The Night Before Christmas": 6 p.m. Wayne County Historical Society, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Parents and children are invited to come and enjoy a reading of the holiday classic and some new favorites. Children can wear their favorite holiday garb of p.j.'s and enjoy holiday treats! Parents can get a bit of holiday shopping done while their children are being entertained. The children will get a chance to write a special letter to Santa and to win some fun prizes! This is a FREE event.
    • Turkey Party: 7 p.m. Equinunk Vol. Fire Co., Equinunk Fire Hall. Raffle with cash prizes, free refreshments. Donations can also be mailed to Equinunk Volunteer Fire Company, 2625 Hancock Highway, Equinunk, PA 18417.
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