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Angela DeMuro, author and illustrator of “Land of MU” story books and artwork

for children and whimsical grown-ups, book signing and story time: oct. 26, 11 a.m., Barnes and Noble Arena Hub Plaza.

Egyptian Lecture Series:

• “I Want My Mummy:” Oct. 24, 6 p.m., West Pittston Library at Trinity Episcopal Church (220 Montgomery Ave., West Pittston).

• “X-Raying the Pharaohs:” Nov. 7, 5:30 p.m., Hoyt Library (284 Wyoming Ave., Kingston).

• “Food in Ancient Egypt:” Nov. 8, 3 p.m., Osterhout Free Library North Branch (28 Oliver St., Wilkes-Barre).

• “Mummies Through Time:” Nov. 9, 11:30 a.m., Pittston Area Memorial Library (47 Broad St., Pittston).

• “Everywhere the Glint of Gold:” Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m., Back Mountain Memorial Library (96 Huntsville Road, Dallas).

• “Show me the Mummy:” Nov. 15, 2 p.m., Hazleton Area Public Library (55 N. Church St., Hazleton).

• “Searching for Cleopatra:” Nov. 16, noon, Wyoming Free Library (358 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming).

King’s College

(133 North River St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.208.5957 or kings.edu)

• Gold Room, Administration Building; Oct. 30, 7 p.m., Gold Room, Administration Building.

• Campion Literary Society Open Readings: Oct. 30, Nov. 21, 6 p.m., Gold Room, Administration Building.

• Campion Literary Society Writing Workshops: Nov. 11, 7 p.m., Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center.

• “The Ethics of Famine Reporting: Gareth Jones and the Ukrainian Famine:” Oct. 24, 7 p.m., Barnes & Noble bookstore in downtown Wilkes-Barre.

The Osterhout Free Library

(71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre, www.osterhout.info, 570.821.1959)

• Dracula Through the Ages: Oct. 29, 6:30 p.m.

Scranton StorySlam

• Nov. 9, 6-8 p.m., Everhart Museum (1901 Mulberry St., Scranton). $10.

The Vintage Theater

(326 Spruce St., Scranton, info@scrantonsvintagetheater.com)

• Poet Brian Fanelli will celebrate the release of his new collection, “All That Remains” with live readings and a book signing: Oct. 25, 7 p.m.

West Pittston Library

(200 Exeter Ave., 570.654.9847, wplibrary.org)

• Book Club: First Tues., 6:45 p.m. Free. Informal discussion of member-selected books.

• Weekly story time for children: Fri., 1 p.m. Free.


Abington Art Studio

(208 Depot St., Clarks Summit)

• Timmy Walsh’s Camera For A Cure: Through October.

AFA Gallery

(514 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton: 570.969.1040 or Artistsforart.org)

Gallery hours Thurs.-Sat., 12-5 p.m.

• “This Show Is For The Birds”: Oct. 4-29.

The Butternut Gallery & Second Story Books

(204 Church St, Montrose, 570.278.4011, butternutgallery.com). Gallery hours: Wed.-Sat., 11a.m.-5 p.m., Sun., 12 p.m.-4 p.m.)

• Circle, Sinew Fly: Shapes of Grace, Photographs by Michael Poster and Poetry by Melissa Whalen Haertsch: Nov. 1 - Nov. 24. Gallery open Wednesday-Saturday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Sunday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Center Street Café and Gallery

(225 Center St. Bloomsburg. 570.204.7847)

Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Friday, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.)

• Anthony Ferro /New Works 2013/Oil Pastel on Paper: Oct. 1-26.

Converge Gallery

(140 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, 570.435.7080, convergegallery.com)

• Beyond The Surface: Oct. 31.

Dietrich Theatre

(downtown Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500)

• Airing of the Quilts – Civil War Era Quilting: Oct. 1-Nov. 15.

Endless Mountains Council of the Arts Gallery

(302 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, 570.836.3622)

Gallery Hours: Fri.-Sun., 1-5 p.m.

• “Endless Quilts:” Runs through October.

Everhart Museum

(1901 Mulberry St., Scranton, PA, 570.346.7186, everhart-museum.org)

Admission $5 adults; $3 students/seniors; $2 children 6-12; members free.

• Sidewalk Surfing: The Art & Culture of Skateboarding: Through Dec. 30.

Northeastern Biennial 2013

• Hope Horn Gallery, Mahady Gallery, Afa Gallery and ArtWorks Gallery & Studio: Oct. 19. The concurrent openings that day will conclude with an awards ceremony at Marywood’s Mahady Gallery at 5:30 p.m. where the cash awards and solo-exhibition opportunities winners will be announced for the first time.

Marquis Art & Frame (122 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.823.0518)

Gallery hours Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

• “Kindred Spirits: The Art of Ellen Jamiolkowski and Judith Lynn Keats”: Through Nov. 2.

Misericordia University (301 Lake St., Dallas, 570.674.6286)

Pauly Friedman Art Gallery, Tues.-Thurs., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fri., 10 a.m.-5p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 1-5 p.m.

• “Capturing Realism 2013”: Through Oct. 31.

Pauly Friedman Art Gallery

(Misericordia University, 570.674.6250, misericordia.edu/art)

Gallery Hours: Mon. closed, Tue.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1-5 p.m.

• “Capturing Realism 2013”, a biennial exhibit of works instructors, alumni and apprentices from the nationally renowned studios of the Ani Art Academies and acclaimed modern master Anthony J. Waichulis: Sept. 7-Oct. 31.

Pocono Arts Council

(18 N. Seventh St., Stroudsburg. 570.476.4460. www.poconoarts.org)

• Starving Artist Pocono Mac & Cheese Bake Off: Nov. 10, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Admission $2 for kids 2-12, $5 for 12 and over. Further information can be found at www.poconoarts.org

Sordoni Art Gallery

(150 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre, 570.408.4325)

Gallery hours: Tues.-Sun., noon-4:30 p.m.

• Visual Literacy: Paintings by Chad Stanley: Oct. 29 - Dec. 15.

• Jim Lennox: Sculptures and Paintings: Oct. 29 - Dec. 15.

Schulman Gallery

(2nd floor of LCCC Campus Center, 1333 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke, 570.740.0727, luzerne.edu/schulmangallery)

Gallery hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

• Old Masters: Oct. 25-Nov. 28.

• Annual Faculty/Alumni Exhibit: Dec. 6- Jan. 2

Suraci Gallery

(Marywood University, 570.348.6211 x 2428, marywood.edu/galleries.)

Gallery hours: Mon., Thurs.-Fri., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Tues.-Wed., 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 1-4 p.m.

• “Infusing The Arts in our Community: ARTS ALIVE Visual Arts Faculty:” Oct. 26-Nov. 7. Artist reception oct. 26, 6-8 p.m.

University of Scranton

• Seventh annual East German Film Festival, “The ‘Rabbit Films’ Revisited:” Oct. 24, 29, 31, Pearn Auditorium of Brennan Hall. The screenings each begin at 7 p.m. and are free and open to the public. Movies include: “The Rabbit is Me,” “Trace of Stones,” and “Just Don’t Think I’ll Cry.”

Verve Vertu Art Studio

(Misericordia University, 570.674.6250, misericordia.edu/art)

• Exhibit: Through April 2014.

Widmann Gallery

(Located in King’s College’s Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center between North Franklin and North Main Streets, Wilkes-Barre, 570.208.5900, ext. 5328)

Gallery hours: Mon. through Fri. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Sat. and Sun. as arranged. Free and open to the public.

• The Eleventh Invitational Emerging Artists Exhibition: Sept. 20-Oct. 25.


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