MILFORD, PA — There will be a free class titled “Google Grants for Nonprofits,” presented by Tim Sohn, on Wednesday, September 12 at 10:30 a.m. at the Pike County Chamber of Commerce, Milford Community House, Suite #2, Broad Street. Sohn is CEO and founder of Sohn Social Media Solutions, a marketing and public relations company.
MONTICELLO, NY — Therapist, educator and author Diane Lang will present a program titled “Emotional Detox: How to Deal with Negative People” on Thursday, September 6 at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Library.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Roger Brinkerhoff, licensed clinical social worker, will lead group sessions on how to cope with anxiety and depression, at River Family Wellness starting in September. There will be free initial sessions on Wednesday, September 5 at 5 p.m. and Saturday, September 8 at 11:30 a.m.
NARROWSBURG, NY — You will have an opportunity to bring your documents and have them disposed of securely by Legal Shred on Saturday, September 1 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The free event is located at 210 Bridge St., the Town of Tusten parking lot in front of the library. You can enter for a chance to win a personal home shredder.
HONESDALE, PA — The sixth annual Herd the Curd 5k Run/Walk and 10k will be held on Saturday, September 1 at Calkins Creamery/Highland Farm, 288 Calkins Rd. The 10k will begin at 8:30 a.m., with the 5k starting at 9 a.m. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m.
John S. O’Connor built the glass-cutting factory at the foot of the Wallenpaupack Falls, Hawley, in 1890, quickly establishing a highly successful business producing American rich cut glass. The factory, constructed of native stone, was heated by steam and lighted by electricity.
HAWLEY, PA — In June, the Bernt Balchen Lodge #3-566, Sons of Norway, awarded three $500 scholarships for this year. The students were chosen for the difference they make in school and in their communities with their volunteer work, as well as their scholastic achievements.
I recently came across a rare circa 1900 postcard of Narrowsburg’s Main Street. Given that more than a century has passed since the picture was taken, things really haven’t changed all that much. Today’s Main Street skyline is remarkably the same as it has been.
BEACH LAKE, PA — Artist Carla Strozzieri will present “Monotheism and the Environment” at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, August 26 at the Berlin Township Community Center. The most deeply ingrained aspects of our collective mindset are often so taken for granted that we never stop to examine their implications.