SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2017

Edibles: It's Time to Plant: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. May 13, Pike County Training Center, Pike County Boulevard, Lords Valley. Select excellent varieties, pair them with proper companions, and keep the varmints out. Fee: $10. Pre-registration is required by May 11. Call Penn State Extension 570-296-3400 for more info.

Plant Sale: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 13-14, Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry. Free admission.

Beautiful Blooms: Bursts of Color: noon to 2 p.m. May 13, Pike County Training Center, Pike County Boulevard, Lords Valley. Learn how to plant and display the best annuals. Fee: $10. Pre-registration is required by May 11. Visit, call Penn State Extension in Pike County at 570-296-3400.

Boy Scout Troop 5 spaghetti dinner and tricky tray: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 13, St Vincent's Church, 101 St. Vincent Drive, off Rt. 739 south of Lords Valley in Dingman Township. 11th Annual All-You-Can-Eat. $8, $6 for ages 3-12, free for children 3 and under. Tricky Tray is immediately following the dinner sponsored by The Friends of the Rainmakers.

Movie Night: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. May 13, Grace Episcopal Parish Hall, 827 Church St., Honesdale. The next Gathering of the Northeast LGBTQ group will be a Movie Night. Note the change in location for this meeting. Bring a a snack to share. For info call 570-851-8960. These are both secure and confidential.

Pulled Pork BBQ Dinner: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 13, Masonic Lodge, 499 Easton Turnpike, Hamlin. Eat in or take-outs available. All are welcome.

Rough Riders 4-H Horse Club meeting: 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. May 13, Pocono Ranchlands Stable, Pocono Ranchlands, Bushkill. Open to youth ages 5 - 18. Call 570-296-3400 for more info on this club and other 4-H opportunities.

Master Gardener Plant Sale: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 13, Main Street Pavilion, 640 Main St., Honesdale. Perfect for starting your growing season with perennials, vegetables, annuals, and shrubs. The plants are started right here in Wayne County, and Penn State Master Gardeners will be available to answer questions.

Moravian Church Spaghetti dinner: 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 13, Newfoundland Moravian Church, Main Street, Newfoundland. $8 for adults, $5 for under the age of 10 yrs., 717-395-8146.

Music: May 13, Cove Haven Resort, 194 Lakeview Drive, Lakeville. Band: Somethin' Else, DJ Trax. Comic: Paul Bond.

Community Yard Sale & Flea Market: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 13, Wayside Park, Corner Of Belmont And South Street, Waymart. Proceeds to benefit K-9 Sgt. Dallas and his continued training as well as protective gear and other necessities useful while on duty. For more info or to sign up, please visit

SUNDAY, MAY 14, 2017

Plant Sale: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 14, Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry.  Free admission.

Honoring Mothers' Day: 10:15 a.m. May 14, Berlin Township Community Center, 50 Milanville Road, Beach Lake. The Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will honor Mother's Day with shared stories of tribute and remembrance to celebrate the nurturing women in our lives. Please bring a story, reading, poem or other tribute to celebrate nurturing women in your life. The one hour service will be followed by a social time with refreshments. For directions visit

MONDAY, MAY 15, 2017

Sew What 4-H Sewing Club meeting: 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. May 15, St Vincent's, 101 St. Vincent Drive, Rt. 739.  Bernadette Guerra is the leader. Open to youth 9 years old or in 4th grade and older and their guardians. Call 570-296-3400.

TUESDAY, MAY 16, 2017

Election Day Hoagie Sale: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 16, Lake Ariel Methodist Church, 110 Maple Ave., Lake Ariel. $5 each; orders to Betty Ann 570-698-6648. Pick up at the church, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m .or 5 to 6 p.m.


Senior Fair: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 17, Wayne County Public Library, 1406 Main St., Honesdale. Lunch is served and there are door prizes. It is free. Individuals select the events they wish to participate in. Any questions please contact Elizabeth 570-253-1220 or

Mah Jong: 1 p.m. May 17, Honesdale Senior Center, 323 10th St. Meets every Wednesday. Beginners welcome.

Clubhouse Kids 4-H Club meeting: 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. May 17, Wild Acres Club House, Near 101 Clubhouse Drive, Dingman's Ferry. Open to youth ages 5 - 12. The leader is Melissa DeJoseph. Call 570-296-3400 or email for more info.

"An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Treatment": 3:30 p.m. May 17, Western Sullivan Public Library Tusten-Cochecton Branch, 198 Bridge St., Narrowsburg. Western Sullivan Public Library in collaboration with Growing Older Together, Inc. and Dr. James Lomax present “An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Treatment” For more info visit Facebook or call (845) 252-3360.

Country Line Dance Classes: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 17, Berlin Township Community Center, 50 Milanville Road, Beach Lake. Every Wednesday night.  $2.00 per class (for use of the center). For more information call Gale Reers 570-729-7900.

Do you love to quilt?: 6:30 p.m. May 17, Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Center, Commerce Street, Honesdale. The Wayne Highlands Quilt Guild meets the third Wednesday of the month at the Community Room. We welcome quilters of all ages & skill levels. Show & Tell and refreshments. At some meetings we have a hands-on learning presentation, a speaker or sewing of an item to donate to charity. For more info, call Deb at 570-224-4914 or

Line Dance Class: 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 17, Lutheran Church, 706 Church St., Honesdale. $2.00 donation. For more info call Deb at 570-253-6158.

FRIDAY, MAY 19, 2017

Project Linus: 4 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. May 19, Wayne County Public Library, 1406 Main St., Honesdale. This is a group that makes blankets for children in need at the hospital, VIP, No sewing skills needed. Contact Elizabeth at 570-253-1220 or to register.

Penny Social/Auction: 5 p.m. May 19, St. Thomas More Parish Hall, 105 Gravity Road, Lake Ariel. Lake Ariel Fire Company Auxiliary, Doors open 5:00, Calling begins 7:00, Father Scott Parish Center / St Thomas More Church. Glassware, Bedding, China, Crystal, Old bottles, Jewelry, Holiday items, Books, Games, Dvd's, Jazzy, Furniture, Handbags, Toy's, more. 50/50. Mark your calendar for a fun night out and supporting Lake Ariel Fire Company.

Healing Service: 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. May 19, New Covenant Fellowship Church, Columbus Avenue, Hawley. 570-226-2016,

SATURDAY, MAY 20, 2017

Active Adventures: Nature Photography: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 20, Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry.  Preregistration is required – Maximum of 20 spaces. This program is partially funded by the AllOne Foundation. $25.

Delaware Highlands Conservancy Hosts Free Workshop: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 20, Grey Towers National Historical Site, 122 Old Owego Turnpike, Milford. Money Does Grow On Trees: Protecting Land, Planning for the Future - Attendees will learn from local financial and estate planning experts and Conservancy staff about options for protecting and stewarding their cherished lands, planning for the future of their lands and/or estate, and the possible financial and tax benefits available. Questions answered and enjoy light morning refreshments and a catered lunch at the Finger Bowl at Grey Towers. Workshop attendees are also invited to a complimentary tour of the mansion after the workshop concludes. Free, but prior registratio required. Contact the Conservancy at or 570-226-3164 ext. 6 to register.

Hike event at Lacawac Sanctuary: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. May 20, Lacawac Sanctuary, 94 Sanctuary Road, Lake Ariel. Free, but registration is required. Call 570-839-1120 or 570-629-2727; email

Children's Spring Storytime at WSPL, Tusten-Cochecton Branch: 11 a.m. to noon May 20, Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 198 Bridge St., Narrowsburg. Six weeks of spring stories and crafts at WSPL Delaware-Free Branch. Register online at, or call 845-887-4040.

SUNDAY, MAY 21, 2017

Breakfast Buffet & Omelette Station: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 21, Lake Ariel Fire Station, 1381 Lake Ariel Highway, Lake Ariel.

Introduction to Blacksmithing: 10 a.m. to noon May 21, Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry. Join William Barrett, of the New Jersey Blacksmiths Association, for a look at the history and basics of blacksmithing. Program will include live demos over a forge. $5.

Active Adventures: Intro to Tai Chi & QiGong: 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. May 21, Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry.  Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese internal martial art, excellent for improving physical health and mental awareness. QiGong is a gentle and low-impact form of exercise appropriate for anyone.  Funding for this program provided by the AllOne Foundation. Free.

MONDAY, MAY 22, 2017

Adult Summer Reading program: May 22, Wayne County Public Library, 1406 Main St., Honesdale. Registration begins May 22 thru June 1. It will be an exciting summer of books, programs and activities. For June we will be reading Joanne Fluke books, July will be disaster books and August is Susan Wittig Albert books. There will be a Cupcake Decorating Contest on June 20, a program on Emergency Preparedness on July 11, and Learn about Herbs and What to Do With Them on August 8. Also look for our Photo Scavenger Search. Sign up for 1 event, 3 or all whatever fits your schedule. Contact Elizabeth to register at 570-253-1220 or

TUESDAY, MAY 23, 2017

Free Green Cleaning Workshop: 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. May 23, Park Street Complex, 648 Park St. - near Wayne Memorial Hospital In Honesdale. Could your cleaning routine be making you sick? SEEDS presents a workshop on how and why to clean your home and body without harsh chemicals. Learn what products are not healthy for your family and how to make your own supplies with natural ingredients for less than store-bought products. Registration is encouraged, but not required. Email or call 570-245 – 1256. SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education and Development Support) is a non-profit organization that promotes energy efficiency, renewable energy and sustainable living.

Scrappin' Clovers 4-H Club meeting: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. May 23, St Vincent's, 101 St. Vincent Drive, off Rt. 739 south of Lords Valley. Open to youth ages 5 - 8. Call 570-296-3400 for more info.