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POETIC


Egyptian Lecture Series:


• “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).


Marywood University

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

• Renowned abstract painter David Reed for the “Distinguished Visiting Artists” lecure series: Nov. 20, 3:30 p.m., Medie Center Room 160, Learning Resources Center.


The Osterhout Free Library

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

• Socrates Cafe Discussion Group: Nov. 14, 6:30-7:30 p.m.


• Franklin St. Sleuths Book Discussion: Nov. 21, 6:30 p.m. “The Hangman’s Daughter” by Oliver Potzsch.


• Mango Premiere party to announce and celebrate the availability of a one of a kind language learning resource that teaches language through film: Nov. 30, 2-3 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.


VISUAL


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: Through Nov. 24.


Dietrich Theatre


(downtown Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500)


• Airing of the Quilts – Civil War Era Quilting: Through Nov. 15.


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


• My Summer Sketchbook Exhibit by Steve Colley: On display through Dec.


• Cholly Hayes - The Cold War Crisis: Kennedy in Berlin: On display through Dec.


• Meet and Greet with Cholly Hayes: Nov. 22, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.


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.


• “1963: A Blast from the Past!:” Opens Nov. 22. Preview event Nov. 21, 6:30 p.m. with cocktail experts. $35, museum members; $45, non-members. All attendees must be 21 years of age or older.


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

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

• “The Art of Colored Pencil:” Opening reception Nov. 15, 5-8 p.m. Through Jan. 4.


Misericordia University


• The Pauly Friedman Art Gallery presents: KLEVINSKY: Mixed Media: On display through Dec. 13. Gallery hours: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday.


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.


• “KLEVINSKY: Mixed Media,” abstract artwork by David Klevinsky: Through Dec. 13.


• “Philip Dente: Found Places,” black and white photography: Through Dec. 13.


Pocono Arts Council


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


• Third Annual Holiday Store with work by both local and regional members: Opens Nov. 29, runs through Dec. 24. Reception Dec. 5, 5-7:30 p.m.


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: Through Nov. 28.


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


Something Special

(23 W. Walnut St., Kingston, 570.288.8386)

Open Mon.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat., 7:30 a.m.-2 p.m.

• Billy Brandenburg’s 50/50 @ 45 Show: Nov. 16, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.


University of Scranton

• “Northeastern Biennial Twenty Thirteen:” Through Nov. 13, Hope Horn Gallery, Hyland Hall.


• “Pride, Passion, Promise: Celebrating the 125th Anniversary exhibit of photographs, documents and other materials about the University from 1888 to present:” Through Dec. 15, Heritage Room, Weinberg Memorial Library.


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.


• “Hungering for Justice:” Through Dec. 13.


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