HAWLEY - Peter Becker will be sharing about the history of hotels and lodging in the Hawley, Pa. area, during the annual awards banquet of the Wallenpaupack Historical Society, Sunday, September 24. The event is at the Ridge restaurant in the Hotel Belvidere on Main Avenue, starting at 4 p.m.
Becker, who is the Wayne County Historian, as well as editor of The News Eagle, started a weekly local history column in the newspaper, seven years ago. His topic revolves around research about 15 hotels that have graced Hawley’s history, starting in 1850.
Downtown Hawley Partnership will be honored at the meeting, for their work at revitalization of the downtown.
The annual awards dinner is open to the public, and the price for a dinner reservation is $39 per person.
Please make your reservation by calling 570-226-8980. To send a reservation by mail, please mail a check, payable to WHS, to P.O. Box 345, Paupack PA 18451.