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POETIC


Dietrich Theater


(60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock: 570.996.1500)


• Breaking Ground Poets Poetry Slam: May 26, 5-8 p.m. $5. Ages 14 and up.


Everhart Museum


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


• Everhart Reads Book Club: May 16, “The Giaour;” June 20, Vampires in the Lemon Grove. To register call 570.346.7186.


Library Express


(Steamtown Mall, Scranton)


• Open Mic Poetry Night: May 22, 6:30 p.m.


The Osterhout Free Library

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

• Diary of a Wimpy Kid party on the lawn: May 23, 6-7:30 p.m. Ages 7-12 are welcome. Call 570.823.0156 ex. 217 to reserve your spot.


• Osterhout North Branch Pasta Dinner: June 1, 4-7 p.m. $8; $4, children 8 and under. Purchase tickets at any of our library locations or call 822-4660.


Plymouth Public Library


(107 W. Main St., Plymouth, 570.779.4775)


• Adult computer lessons: Daily, call to register.


• Story Time: Mon., 11 a.m. or Wed., 10:30 a.m. Toddlers/preschool children.


Story Time and Treasure Hunt on the Trail


with Jeannine M. Luby, author of children’s book “Wartz And All:” May 16, 6 p.m., Lackawanna Heritage Trail, Archbald.


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


• NEPA Writers Collective Open Microphone: May 16, 8:30 p.m. Free.


• The Vintage Theater’s monthly improv/comedy show: May 25 with Unorganized Business Ensemble and Here We Are In Spain with special guest group, the Marywood student group Beyond Improv! 8 p.m. $5.


West Pittston Library


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


• 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


ArtWorks Gallery


(502 Lackawanna Ave., Scranton. 570.207.1815, artworksnepa.com)


Gallery hours: Tues.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat., noon-3 p.m., or by appointment.


“Abstract Landscapes” by Brooke Wandall: Through May 25.


Camerawork Gallery (Downstairs in the Marquis Gallery, Laundry Building, 515 Center St., Scranton, 570.510.5028. www.cameraworkgallery.org, rross233@aol.com) Gallery hours Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

• Streetwork, a gallery by Rolfe Ross.

Dietrich Theatre (downtown Tunkhannock, 570.996.1500)


Civil War Exhibit: June through July.


Everhart Museum


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


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


• “The Blood is the Life: Vampires in Art & Nature:” Through July 2.


• “What’s in the cloud? Bats on the Atlantic Coast:” On Display through July 2.


• Vampires at the AFA Gallery, showing of “The Hunger,” May 22, 6-8 p.m. Ages 18 and up.


• Dark Shadows: Silhouette Workshop: May 29-6-8 p.m. $25, museum members; $30, non-members. Pre-registration required.


Lackawanna College Environmental Institute


• “Three Artists from Elmhurst:” Through June 3.


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

• “For the Senses…:” Through July 6.


Moscow Clayworks

• Northeast Pennsylvania Professors of Ceramic Arts exhibit: Runs through end of June.


New Visions Studio & Gallery


(201 Vine St., Scranton, www.newvisionstudio.com, 570.878.3970)


Gallery hours: Tues.-Sun., noon-6 p.m. and by appointment.


• “Unimpeded Imagination:” Through May 25.


• “Works in Wood:” June 7-30.


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.


• “Recent Landscapes,” a Thomas Stapleton exhibit: Through June 7.


• “Pennsylvania From Above,” aerial photography: Through June 2.


Sordoni Art Gallery


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


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


• “Flow,” a gallery that explores the many meanings associated with water through a selection of twenty-nine works drawn from the collection of the Sheldon Museum of Art at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.


Schulman Gallery


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


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


• Annual Student Show: May 10-June 6.


• Studio Views, paintings and drawings by the students of Georgiana Cray Bart: June 14-July 11.


• A Vision of Three, featuring the work of Rob Hay, Ryan Ward, and Mark Webber: July 19-Aug. 8


• Phone-tography, featuring art captured by cell phone photos: Aug. 16-Sept. 5.


• Crayons and Care II, artwork by children of the Litewska Hospital in Warsaw, Poland: Sept. 13-Oct. 7.


• Old Masters: Oct. 25-Nov. 28.


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


Steamtown National Historic Site

(150 S. Washington Ave., Scranton. 570.340.5200

Gallery hours: Daily, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.)

• “Glory Road: Posters and Photo Illustrations:” June 3-July 6. Meet the artist, June 9, 2-4 p.m.

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.


• “A Few of My Favorite Things” photography exhibition: May 20-Aug. 2. Opening reception June 21, 6-8 p.m.


Send your listings to WBWnews@civitasmedia.com, 90 E. Market St., Wilkes-Barre, Pa., 18703, or fax to 570.831.7375. Deadline is Mondays at 2 p.m. Print listings occur up until three weeks from publication date.


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