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BAZAARS/FESTIVALS


BENEFITS/CHARITY EVENTS


American Cancer Society


• Pretty-N-Pink Relay for Life team hosts Fall Craft Fair to benefit the American Cancer Society’s Mountain Top Relay for Life: Nov. 23, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Crestwood High School (281 S. Mountain Blvd. Mountaintop, PA 18707). Prospective vendor can email alexacholewa@aim.com for more information.


American Lung Association


• COPD Awareness Month: Connecting with Social Support Webcast: Nov. 19, 3 p.m. Register at www.lung.org/lung-disease/copd/copd-webcast.html


American Red Cross


• Holiday Craft Show: Nov. 30, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Dec. 1, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Admission is $5 per person, Children under 18 are free. On Sunday after 2 p.m., admission is reduced to $3 per person.


Blue Chip Farms Animal Refuge


(974 Lockville Rd., Dallas, 570.333.5265, www.bcfanimalrefuge.org)


Fundraiser held by Getaway Lounge, Plymouth: Nov. 24, 4-11 p.m. Live music, basket raffle, buffet. $3 donation.


Breathe Deep NEPA

(www.lungevity.com)

Breathe Deep DFW, a 1.2 mile and 5K walk & fun run: 9 a.m., River Legacy Park. For more info, to register, or make a donation visit longevity.org/DFW or call 312.407.6100.


Celebrity bartender night


to benefit Tippy DeNunzio’s recent house fire: Nov. 18, 6-10 p.m., Kilcoynes (129 S. Main Ave., Scranton).


Inaugural UNICO 5k Run/Walk:


Nov. 30, 2 p.m., Lake Lehman High School. Sign in and packet pick-up at 1 p.m. $20 entry fee, includes t-shirt and one game ticket. $50 gift card for top male and to female. To register, send check to UNICO C/O 724 Montgomery Ave., West Pittston, PA 18643. Make checks out to “Wilkes-Barre UNICO”.


Safe Haven Dog Rescue


(www.SafeHavenPa.org, SafeHaven@epix.net)


• Volunteer Meeting: Nov. 19, 6:30 p.m.


• Adoption Day: Nov. 17, Dec. 1, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.


• Pet Pictures with Safe Haven Santa Claws: Dec. 7, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.


Tracey’s Hope Hospice Care Program and Domestic Animal Rescue

(570.466.7930, traceyshopenmcdonald@gmail.com, petservicesbydenise.com)

• Pictures with Santa: Nov. 30, 12 p.m. - 3 p.m., Dino & Francesco’s in Birney Plaza, Moosic. Children and pets welcome. Contact 570.457.1625 for more information.


CAR & BIKE EVENTS


CHURCHES


Church of Christ Uniting (Market Street and Sprague Avenue, Kingston, 570.288.8434)

• Wilkes University Chamber Orchestra Holiday Concert: Dec. 8, 3 p.m. Event is free and open to the public.

First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit


(300 School St., Clarks Summit, 570.586.6306, www.fpccs.org)


• All-church recital with First Presbyterian Church musical ensembles: Nov. 17, 4 p.m.


Holy Rosary Church (33 Manhattan St., Ashley)


• Annual Fall Turkey Bingo: Nov. 24, door at 12 p.m., games begin at 1 p.m. Admission is $3.


• Craft Show: Dec. 8, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.


Muhlenburg Christian Academy (362 Hunlock Harveyville Rd., Hunlock Creek, PA)

• Fall Craft Show: Nov. 16, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.


Nebo Baptist Church

(75 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke)

• Christmas Concert by “Friends for Christ:” Nov. 24, 7 p.m.


New Life Community Church


(301 Delaney St., Hanover Township. 570.639.5433 or 570.836.3422.)


• Christmas Concert: Dec. 8, 7-8:30 p.m.


St. Eulalia


(214 Blue Shutters Road, Roaring Brook Township)


• New Years Eve Party: Dec. 31, 8 p.m.-12:30 a.m. $30 per person until Dec. 15; $35 per person after Dec. 15. 21 and over event. Reservations can be made by calling 570.842.7656. Tables may be reserved for groups of 6 or more. Includes buffet, DJ, champagne toast at midnight, beer and set-ups BYOB.


St. Joseph’s Church (N. Main Ave./Theodore St., Scranton)

• St. Thomas More Catholic Parish Pancake Brunch: Nov. 17, 11:30 a.m. $7 per person, $25 max per family.


St. Maria Goretti Parish Center (42 Redwood Dr., Laflin, www.stmariagoretti-laflin.org, 570.655.8956)

• Holiday Craft and Gift Fair: Nov. 23-24, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.


St. Mark’s Episcopal Church (21 Race St., Jim Thorpe.)

• Bach and Handel Chorale Christmas Concerts 2013: Dec. 7, 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. Tickets $12, children 10 & under are free.


Youth Ministry of Exaltation of the Holy Cross Church (420 Main Rd., Hanover Twonship)

• 2nd Annual Christmas Cookie Walk: Dec. 14, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Cost is $8. For more information or to purchase a ticket call 570.262.6413 or 570.814.6444.


EVENTS


2nd annual WVIA Travel Club Downton Abbey Tour:


May 23-28, 2014. Includes full day at Highclere Castle outside of Newbury, England, the setting for “Downton Abbey,” as well as high tea, daily breakfasts, air fare, 4-night stay and transportation. $2,749 per person based on double occupancy. 24 spaces available. Learn more at www.wvia.org or by calling Church Tharp at Trans World Travel at 570.344.9784 or 1.800.743.3217.


The Anthracite Hi-Railers Model Railroad Club (Routes 435 & 502 in Daleville, PA)


• O Gauge Train Display: Nov. 30, Dec. 7, 14, 28, Jan. 4, 1 p.m. - 4 p.m. Admission in free, but there will be a collection of donations of bathroom tissue, bath soap, facial tissues, multi-purpose househols cleaner, dishwashing liquid, laundry detergent, and toothe paste to benefit the North Pocono Dry Goods Pantry.


Blue Chip Animal Refuge


• Pet Photos with Santa: Dec. 8, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Dymonds, Brace Road, Dallas. Dec. 14, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Whitings, Memorial Highway, Trucksville.


Chicory House and Folklore Society


(www.folkloresociety.org, 570.333.4007)


• New England Contra dance with music by the Curt Osgood and Friends, with calling by Ted Crane: Dec. 7, 7 p.m., Church of Christ Uniting (776 Market St., Kingston. Admission is “pay what you wish.”\


Christmas in Gouldsboro

craft show: Dec. 14, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Gouldsboro United Methodist Church (Route 507, Gouldsboro). For tables call Sue Klein, 570.842.6106.

Choral Society of Northeast Pennsylvania

• Benjamin Britten’s St. Nicolas: Nov. 23, 8 p.m., St. Stephen’s Episcopal Pro-Cathedral, Wilkes-Barre. $15, adults; 18 and under, free.


• Christmas with the Choral Society: Dec. 1, 4 p.m., Covenant Presbyterian Church, Scranton. $15, general admission. Concert includes collection for Toys for Tots.


• A Very NEPA Christmas: Dec. 7, 7 p.m., F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre. Tickets available through www.nepaphil.org.


• A Ceremony of English Carols, 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15 at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Scranton. Choral Society’s adult Choral Artists and youth Cantare Treble Choir sing Benjamin Britten’s classic a Ceremony of Carols and the traditional English Service of Lessons and Carols. The performance includes audience caroling, organ music and a wassail reception. Tickets are available at the door. Adults, $15. Ages 18 and under, free.


THE COOPERAGE PROJECT


(1030 Main St., Honesdale)


570.253.2020, thecooperageproject.org


(Donations accepted and appreciated at the door at all events.)


• Third season of the winter Farmers’ Market: Nov. 9, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., continuing ever Saturday.


• Open mic night: Nov. 13, 7:30-10 p.m.


• Family Game Night: Nov.14, 6-9 p.m.


Cub Scout Pack 21


(www.cubpack21.org)


• Holiday Craft Fair: Nov. 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. $1 admission includes door prize raffle ticket. Currently seeking vendors. Spaces are 10’-by-10’ and cost $30, which includes one table. Reservation and info can be found by contacting Sarah Kovolenus at 570.840.5915 or sarahkovolenus@verizon.net.


Dietrich Theater


(60 E. Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500, www.dietrichtheater.com)


• The Dietrich Classic Movie Series - “To Catch a Thief:” Nov. 13, 1 and 7 p.m. $5.


• “Winter – How Nature Readies for the Worst” presentation with Rick Koval: Nov. 16, 11 a.m.


• Tunkhannock’s Cultural Heritage: Nov. 10, 3 p.m.


• High Noon or Brilliant Sunset: Northeast PA During the Jazz Age: Nov. 13, 7 p.m.


• Open Mic Night and Drum Circle: Nov. 22, begins at 7 p.m., feature at 8:15 p.m. Sign-ups for open mic start at 6:30 p.m.


• Dietrich Radio Players Performance: Dec. 3, 7 p.m.


• Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas: Dec. 6, 7, 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m.


• Holiday Workshop: Dec. 7, 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.


• Classic Movie Series “White Christmas”: Dec. 11, 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Admission $5.


• It’s a Wonderful Life: Dec. 17, 2 p.m., 7 p.m., and 8 p.m.


• Holiday Camp: Dec. 27, 30, 9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Ages 5 -12, admission $25


FSA NEPA and the NEPA Rainbow Alliance 4th Annual National Family Week Conference,


“LGBTQA United Together-Individuals, Families and Communities:” Nov. 15, Genetti Best Western Hotel and Conference Center (77 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre). Registration at 8 a.m., opening session at 8:45. Reservations required, open to the public. $15; $10, full-time students. Includes continental breakfast and lunch. . Contact Family Service Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania at 570.823.5144, ext. 309 or fsawv.ruthkemmerer@verizon.net.


Fushion Hair Design (1138 West Market Street, Scranton)

• Shop Local to support Cancertacular: Nov. 17, 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.


Gesinger Community Medical Center (316 Colfax Ave., Scranton.)


• Hereditary breast and ovarian cancer seminar: Nov. 13, 5:30-7 p.m., Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre, Kistler Learning Center.


• Better Breathers Club: Nov. 14, 6:30 p.m., call 570.969.8985 to register.


• Community Health Needs Assessment Summit: Nov. 14, 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Registration must be received by Nov. 8. Contact Sharyn Wozniak swozniak@geisinger.edu or 570.969.8986.


• Blood Collection: Nov. 27, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., to schedule an appointment, call 1.866.996.5100 or visit geisingerbloodcenter.org.


• Run Around Scranton: Nov. 21, 5 p.m. Carl Von Luger Steakhouse, for more information, email sopshinsky@scrantonpa.gov.


Gesinger Mountain View Care Center (2309 Stafford Ave., Scranton.)

• “Remember Scranton” presented by the Lackawanna Historical Society: Nov. 13, 6:30 p.m. Call 570-969-8986 to register.


• Turkey Trot 5K Walk and Fun Run: Nov. 16, 9 a.m. Register online events.geisinger.org or by calling 1-800-322-5437.


Glass—wine.bar.kitchen. at Ledges Hotel


(119 Falls Ave, Hawley. 570.226.1337, www.ledgeshotel.com/glass-wine-bar-bistro/)


• Live Music Friday with The Lighten Up Duo: Nov. 15, 8 p.m. - 11 p.m.


• Live Music Friday with Josh Hafler: Nov. 22, 8 p.m. - 11 p.m.


• Black Friday Speakeasy Night: Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m. - 11 p.m. No cover charge, period costumes encouraged, prizes awarded.


Irem Clubhouse


(64 Ridgeway Drive, Dallas)


• Cooking Demonstration: Nov. 21, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Cost is $30 per person.


• Lunch with the Nittany Lion: Nov. 17, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Cost $11.95 per person, $6.95 per child under age 12. Reservations required, call 675.1134 ext. 102.


Jessup Art Walk:


• Second Saturday of every month, 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. For more info visit jessupartwalk.info or email info@jessupartwalk.info.


King’s College


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


• Hunger for Justice Week: Nov. 17-23.


• “Triple Divide:” Nov. 21, 7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. The film makers will be available to answer questions after the film. Call 570.587.3603 for more information.


• Ngoma Dance Celebration and Fashion Show: Dec. 5, 7 p.m., George Maffei II Theatre.


• Cantores Christi Regis Christmas Concert: Dec. 6-7, 7:30 p.m., J. Carroll McCormick Campus Ministry Center.


Lackawanna College


(501 Vine St., Scranton, 1.877.346.3552, lackawanna.edu)


• Preservation Hall Jazz Band: Nov. 24, 7 p.m.


Marywood University

(2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, 570.348.6211, marywood.edu)

• Dance Showcase: Nov. 15-16, 7 p.m., Nov. 17, 1 p.m., Black Box Theatre at the Sette La Verghetta Center for Performing Arts.


• The Calligrapher’s Guid of Northeastern Pennsylvania Meeting: Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m., Shields Center for Visual Arts Room 225.


• Wind Ensemble: Nov. 16, 4 p.m., Sette La Verghetta Center for Performing Arts.


• Percussion Ensemble: Nov. 17, 4 p.m., Sette La Verghetta Center for Performing Arts Room 104.


• Benjamin Britten Centennial Concert: Nov. 22, 7:30 p.m., Marian Chapel.


• Vaughan Williams Celebration; Collaborative performance feat. Marywood Campus Choir, Marywood String Ensemble, Wyoming Seminary String Ensemble, Sophie Till,solo violin; Rick Hoffenberg, conductor; Christiane Appenheimer-Vaida, conductor: Nov. 24, 4 p.m., Sette La Verghetta Center for Performing Arts.


Mill Market in the Hawley Silk Mill

(Suite #111, 8 Silk Mill Dr., Hawley, 570.390.4440, info@MillMarketPA.com, www.millmarketpa.com)

• Free tastings and demos: Every Saturday, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.


Misericordia University


• Interactive cooking demo and presentation by Father Leo Patalinghug, who appeared on “Throw Down! With Bobby Flay”: Nov. 14, 7 p.m., Huntzinger and Alden Trust Rooms, Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall.


• “Beyond Poverty: Brain-Inspired Ways to Understand and Respond to Poverty” by Teresa McCloskey: Nov. 20, 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m., located in the Catherine Evans McGowan Room of the Mary Kintz Bevevino Library.


• Open House: Nov. 23, registration and “Meet the Coaches” at 9 a.m. Open house program will run from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. For more information or to register contact 570.675.4449 or 1.866.262.6363, or email admiss@misericordia.edu.


• “An Evening with the Arts” holiday concert: Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m., Lemmond Theater at Walsh Hall.


• Brunch with Santa: Dec. 7, 10 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 adults, $5 children 5-12 years, free for children under 5. Seating is limited, to make a reservation call 570.674.6768 or visit www.cougarconnect.misericordia.edu/santa.


Northampton Community College


• Deja Brew Coffeehouse live music and open mic night: Nov. 13, 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.


• “Off to War and Coming Home: Historical Perspectives on Military Veterans During and After Their Service: 1946 Present” presented by Rhodes Scholar Wes Moore: April 8, 7:30 p.m., Aruthur L. Scott Spartain Center.


Northern Tier Symphony Orchestra


(570.289.1090, northerntiersymphony@yahoo.com, northerntiersymphony.org)


• Nov. 22, 8 p.m., Towanda High School; Nov. 23, 8 p.m., Tunkhannock Middle School. $10, adult; $5, student.


The Osterhout Free Library


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


• 3rd Friday Art Walk: Nov. 15, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.


76 University Drive , Hazleton, 570.450.3000, www.hn.psu.edu)


Penn State Wilkes-Barre


(Rte. 115, Lehman, 570.675.2171, wb.psu.edu)


Alumni events:


• Annual TV Tailgate Party: Nov. 9, kick-off an hour before game time, River Grille (670 N. River St., Plains Township). $28 per person, must be 21 or older.


The Pittston Memorial Library (47 Broad St. 570.654.9565, pitmemlib@comcast.net)


• Extreme Couponing 101: Nov. 14, 6 p.m. call 570.654.9565 for reservations.


• Handmade Gift Fair: Dec. 7, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.


• Lego Club: Every Monday, 4 p.m.


• Grandparents Support Group: Fourth Monday of each month, 12 p.m.


• Craft Club: Nov. 11, 6 p.m.


• Science Club: Nov. 21, 4 p.m.


• Cash in the New Year: Dec. 19, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Reservations are required, call 570.654.9565 or email pittstonlibrary@yahoo.com


The Regal Room


(216 Lackawanna Ave., Olyphant, 570.489.1901)


• Christmas the Cabaret Way!: Dec. 7, doors at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., followed immediately by the show. Tickets $25 per person. Reservations required, online by credit card www.ourcabaret.com, phone by credit card 800.838.3006, phone by check 570.489.1901. This is a 21+ event.


Scranton Cultural Center


(420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton, 570.346.7369, scrantonculturalcenter.org)


• A Comedy Concert with Mark Eddie: Nov. 23, 7 p.m. $75 per person.


Settlers Inn ( 4 Main Ave., Hawley, 570.226.2993)


• Live Music in the Dining Room with Ekat Pereya: Nov. 23, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.


• Thanksgiving Dinner: Nov. 28, 12 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. $49 per person, $29 per child.


Timmy’s Town Center


(Mall at Steamtown, Scranton. 570.341.1511, timmystowncenter.org )


Museum hours: Mondays, Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sundays noon-4 p.m. $3 per person; free, children under two.


Waverly Community House


(1115 N. Abington Rd., Waverly, waverlycomm.org)


• Basketball clinics: Beginning Sept. 17, six weeks every Tuesday from 3:30-5 p.m. Boys and girls ages 6 to 9. Beginning Sept. 19, six weeks every Thursday from 3:30-5 p.m. Boys and girls in grade 4 through 6. $60 per participant or $12 per class.


• Wreathmaking with Abby Peck: Dec. 6, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Donation $2


• Breakfast with Santa: Dec. 14, 10 a.m. Tickets $10


Artisans’ Marketplace:


• Preview Party: Nov. 22, 6 p.m. Admission $25


• Juried Fine Arts & Crafts Shows: Nov. 23, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., Nov. 24, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Admission $6


Children and teen etiquette classes:


• “Pass the Peas, Please”: Nov. 16, 10-11:30 a.m. Ages 4-7. $35.


• “Dining Boot Camp for Kids”: Nov. 16, noon-2 p.m. Ages 8-14. $35.


• “Great Events”: Dec. 21, 10-11:30 a.m. Ages 4-7. $30.


• “Great Events”: Dec. 21, noon-2 p.m. Ages 8-14. $30.


Wilkes University


(84 W. South St, Wilkes-Barre, 1.800.WILKES.U, wilkes.edu)


• The Family Business Forum hosts Thomas C. Rogerson, “Family and Wealth Sustainability:” Nov. 20, 5 p.m., Henry Student Center Ballroom.


• Witness to History: Nov. 24, 3 p.m., Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts.


Wyoming Seminary


(228 Wyoming Ave., Kingston)


• Madrigal Singers and Chorale Christmas Choral Concert: Dec. 8, 2 p.m. Free and open to the public.


• Student Recital: Dec. 10, 7:30 p.m.


LOCAL HISTORY


Eckley Miners’ Village


(located nine miles east of Hazleton, just off Route 940; 570.636.2070; www.eckleyminers.org)


• Walking tours: Monday through Saturday, 9am-5pm. Sunday, noon-5pm.


Lackawanna Historical Society


( The Catlin House, 232 Monroe Avenue, Scranton, 570.344.3841.)


•“Dorflinger Engraving: Fact or Fiction” by Kurt Reed: Nov. 17, 2 p.m.


• National Register workshop: Nov. 2, Brennan Hall, Scranton University. Free. Register online at http://crebasics.eventbrite.com/ or call the Lackawanna Historical Society.


Old Jail Museum


(128 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe. 570.325.5259. www.TheOldJailMuseum.com.)


TOURS: Through Labor Day, daily (closed Wednesday), noon to 4:30 p.m. $6, adult; $5, senior over 65 and high school; $4, children ages 6-12; free, children under 5.


Steamtown National Historic Site


(I-81 to Exit 53, Scranton: 570.340.5200 or 888.693.9391, www.nps.gov/stea.)


• Holiday Train: Nov. 26, 5:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Visitors are strongly encouraged to arrive 15-30 minutes early. Visit www.cpr.ca for more information.


LEARNING


Dietrich Theater


(Tunkhannock)


Children’s Classes


• Preschool Pottery & Sculpture for ages 4 and 5: Series 2, Nov. 7, 14, 21, Dec. 5, 10-10:45 a.m. Free.


• Quilting for Kids: Tumbling Blocks: Wednesdays through Dec. 11, 3:30-5 p.m. Ages 6 and up. $6 per class, fabric is free.


• Writing Your Hat Off: Creative Writing for Kids: Nov. 6, 4-5:30 p.m. Ages 10 to 16. Free.


Intergenerational Classes


• Open Studio & Portfolio Prep: Series 3: Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, 7-8:30 p.m. Ages 13 and up. $15, per class; $60, series of four classes.


• Quilting for Everyone: Tumbling Blocks: Wednesdays through Dec. 11, 6-7:30 p.m. Ages 13 and up. $6 per class, fabric is free.


Classes for Adults


• Decorative Painting: Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11, 18, noon-3 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $20 per class plus cost of painting surface.


• Golden Days of Radio Players: Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 7-9 p.m. Ages 18 and up. Free.


• Kundalini Yoga: Series 2: Oct. 28, Nov. 4, 11, 18, 5:30-7 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $40, four classes; $15, drop-in.


• Nia: Series 3: Nov. 12, 19, Dec. 3, 10, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $40, four classes; $10, drop-in.


• Recycled Glass Artwork: Series 3: Nov. 4, 11, 18, 25, 7-8:30 p.m. Ages 18 and up. $65, four class series, students supply own safety glasses.


• Simply Yoga: Series 2: Nov. 6, 13, 20, 10-11:15 a.m. Ages 16 and up. $60, six consecutive classes; $15, drop-in.


• Writers’ Group: Thursdays, 7-8:30 p.m. Ages 18 and up.


Freestyle hand drumming


held every month on the second and fourth Saturdays at Everything Natural health food store, 426 South State Street, Clarks Summit. All ages and newcomers welcome. No experience required. Drums and percussion provided. Attend anytime between 1:00-4:00PM.


Georgiana Cray Bart art classes


(123 Brader Dr., Wilkes-Barre. 570.947.8387, gcraybart@aol.com, www.georgianacraybart.com)


Group classes


• Adults (ages 13 and up): Mon., Tues., noon to 4 p.m.


• Teens: Wed., 6-9 p.m.


Private classes also available.


Pocono Arts Council


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


• Oil Painting: Oct. 31, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $72, member; $80, non-member; $60, senior; $65, senior non-member.


Pocono Painters


(poconopainters.org)


Monthly painting meetings, all held at 10 a.m. at Chestnuthill Township Park building, Rt. 715, Brodheadsville:


• Nov. 22: Sandy DeAngelo, acrylic design, “Beauty of Fall.”


Sil-Lum Kung-Fu & Tai-Academy


(509 Pittston Avenue, (3rd floor). Private classes are available. For more info contact: Master Mark Seidel, 570.341.8089.)


• Adult classes: Tuesday & Thursday, 7-8 p.m; Saturday & Sunday, 10-11 a.m.


• Children’s classes (ages 9 & up): Saturday, 11 a.m.-noon


• Yang Style Tai-Chi Chuan Adult classes: Saturday & Sunday, 11 a.m.-noon


Thrive Wellness Center


(647 Wyoming Ave, Kingston)


• Thrive Book Study: Every Saturday morning, 8:30-9:30 a.m. Currently reading “The China Study.”


• Open House: Nov. 9, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.


• Yoga for Grief with Mindy Hill: Nov. 2, 5:30-6:30 p.m. $5. Prepayment for reservation required due to limited space.


• “Tea & Zen:” Nov. 13, 7-8 p.m. $8.


• Vegan Culinary Class: Nov. 18, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $75. Pay to reserve by Nov. 15.


Law of Attraction Classes:


• Dream Board Creation: Nov. 12, 6-8 p.m.


Wudang Swordsmen Academy


(269 S Washington Street, Wilkes-Barre, 570.630.0088, www.WudangSwordsmen.com, info@WudangSwordsmen.com)


• Wudang Taijiquan (traditional tai chi): Mon., Wed., 6:10-7:30 p.m.


• Wudang Gongfu (internal kung fu): Tue., Thu., 6:10-7:30 p.m.


• Youth Kung Fu (ages 10-13): Mon., Wed., 5:00-6:00 p.m.


• Baguazhang (Eight Trigram Palm): Sun., 10:50 a.m.-12:50 p.m.


• Cardio Kung Fu: Mon., Wed., 10:00-11:00 a.m.


• Tai Chi for Health: Tue., Thu.,10:00-11:00 a.m.


• Daoist Sitting Meditation: Sun., 4:30-5:30 p.m.


• Morning Seated Qigong (meditation & breathwork): Tue., Thu., 9:00-9:50 p.m.


• Pushing Hands Circle (open to all tai chi players in the area): Sun., 3:00-4:00 p.m.


• Open Wudang Training Hall: Sun., 1:00-3:00 p.m.


OUTSIDE


Friends of Salt Springs Park


• Movie Night: Nov. 2, 7 p.m.


SOCIAL GROUPS


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center


• Bereavement Support Group: 7 week starting Nov. 6. Day sessions 2 p.m. - 3:30 p.m., evening sessions 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.


Nar-Anon Family Group Meetings


Sun. 7 p.m. Clear Brook Bldg. (rear), Forty Fort; Wed., 7 p.m. United Methodist Church, Mountaintop. 570.288.9892.


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