HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne Choralaires, under the direction of Betsy Black, are beginning rehearsals for their Christmas concerts, and welcome more singers to join them. All voice parts are needed. This year’s concert series is titled “Caroling, Caroling” and will include a wide range of seasonal music favorites.
REGION — Jacobowitz and Gubits, LLP (J&G) is extending a special offer to area first responders during the month of September. In honor and remembrance of 9/11, J&G is offering a free simple will to first responders who reside in Orange, Sullivan, or Ulster Counties.
COCHECTON, NY—Farmers are invited to the free Corn Plot Field Day on Thursday, September 6, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event will be held on My Place Road in Cochecton, NY (follow signs to property). Participants can earn pesticide credits for NY, NJ, and PA. Lunch is provided.
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.