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BAZAARS/FESTIVALS


33rd Annual Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire:


Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 27, and Labor Day Monday, Mount Hope Estate and Winery. $29.95, adults; $10.95, children ages 5 to 11. For more info and tickets visit PaRenFaire.com or call the box office at 717.665.7021.


Endless Mountains Nature Center


(280 Vosburg Road, Tunkhannock. 570.836.3835.)


• Wild Edible and Medicinal Workshop with Nathaniel Whitmore: Sept. 28, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. $20, per session; $35, whole day; $15, per session Stewards fee; $25 whole day; $35, family Stewardship.


Freedom Fest:


A Salute to America’s Finest: Sept. 29, 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m., Mountain Sky (63 Still Meadow Lane, Jermyn).


BENEFITS/CHARITY EVENTS


American Cancer Society


• Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3): Nov. 2, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Nov. 6, 4-8 p.m., Keystone College Hibbard Campus Center. Participants can register at www.keystonecps3.org. For more info call 570.562.9749.


American Lung Association


• Fight for Air Walk: Oct. 3, McDade Park, Scranton. Registration 9 a.m., run beings 9:45, walkers at 10. For more info visit lunginfo.org/scrantonwalk.


Fundraiser to benefit Carbondale native Kayla Nakonechni


who was recently diagnosed with glioblastoma, a form of brain cancer: Oct. 8, Carbondale Area High School. Features local businesses Pieroguys Pierogies, What the Fork Food Truck, and Burnt Carbon. For more info, to make a donation, or to become a sponsor contact joseph.caviston@gmail.com or 570.947.7799.


The Kelci Ever After Memorial Scholarship Inaugural 6K Run and 2K Memory Walk


Oct. 6, 11 a.m., Francis Slocum State Park Pavilion No. 3, by boat launch. Registration begins at 9 a.m. $20, includes a tie-dye t-shirt.


Lands at Hillside Farms

(65 Hillside Road, Shavertown. 888.887.7811.)


• Fall Festival: Oct. 5-6.

Luzerne County Pit Bull Owners, Inc.


• 3rd Annual Pit Bull Awareness Day and Carnival: Oct. 26, noon-6 p.m., Kirby Park.


S.A.F.E. Walk for Autism and Resource Fair 2013:


Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Hazleton Area High School Track.


Susan G. Komen for the Cure

•“Black, White & A Touch of Pink” Gala: Sept. 27, 6-9 p.m., Woodlands Inn (1073 Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre). For more info or to purchase tickets call Amy Andrejko at 570.820.1670 or email patriciamichael@mdlz.com.


“Sweat for the Cure” Zumbathon:


Oct. 5, noon-3 p.m., Pro Fitness Club (3356 Birney Ave., Birney Plaza, Moosic). $10. For more info contact Amy Sekol at570.479.1000 or amy.sekol@wilkes.edu.


CAR & BIKE EVENTS


Dallas High School Economics Club Second Annual Car & Truck Show:


Sept. 29, registration 9 a.m.-noon. Judging from noon-3 p.m. 25 trophies for “Judge Selection” and five for “Best of Show.” 50 Dash Plaques to first 50 cars registered.


Fall Festival Car Cruise

(Eagle Rock Resort, 1 Country Club Dr., Hazleton)

•Oct. 12, 10 a.m.-midnight. Rain date Oct. 13. Optional donation of $12 day of show, $9 pre-registration. Pre-register by mailing 1 Country Club Drive, Hazle Township, PA 18202.


McDonald’s (Route 590 Hamlin, PA)


• Car Cruise: Every second Friday of August, September, 6 p.m.


Montage Mountain Classics (Thurs., 6-9 p.m., Fri., 6-10 p.m., Sat., 5-9 p.m.)

Car Cruises:


• Cruise to Benefit Ronald McDonald House: Sept. 22, 2-6 p.m. Rain date Sept. 29.


CHURCHES


Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church


(32 East Ross St., Wilkes-Barre)


• Greek Food Festival: Oct. 3-5, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Orders more than $30 will be delivered free within a 2-mile radius of the church. Customers are welcome but not required to pre-order food by calling 570.823.4805 during festival hours or by ordering online atgreekfoodfestival.webs.com . For more info call 570.417.4465.


Corpus Christi

(Montdale)

• Annual Harvest Festival Turkey Dinner: Oct. 6, noon-5 p.m. $10, adults; $5, children. Take-outs available.


Covenant Presbyterian Church (500 Madison Ave., Scranton, 570.346.6400.)

• Arcadia Chorale Annual Pasta Dinner: Sept. 28, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.


First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit


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


• Excelsior Cornet Band, New York State’s Authentic Civil War Brass Band: Oct. 6, 4 p.m.


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


Nebo Baptist Church

(75 S. Prospect St., Nanticoke)

•Christian Praise Teams and Praise Bands: Free workshop, Oct. 6, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.


Ss. Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Catholic Church


(135 River St., Olyphant)


• 125th Anniversary Celebration; Oct. 27, beginning with liturgy at 3 p.m., followed by celebration from 5-9 p.m. $40, per person; $12, children 12 and under. For tickets contact Sandra at 570.383.9487.


• Ukrainian Culture Day: Oct. 26, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.


Shavertown United Methodist Church


• 7th Annual Golf Tournament: Oct. 5, registration 9 a.m., shotgun start at 10, Mill Race and Golf Camping Resort (Benton). $80 entry fee. For questions call Bev Atherholt at 570.675.7295 or Bill Runner at 570.675.5055.


EVENTS


Arcadia Chorale


(formerly the Robert Dale Chorale)


• “Echoes of Arcadia”: Oct. 19, 8 p.m., St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Scranton; Oct. 20, 3 p.m., St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Wilkes-Barre. $15, general admission; $12, seniors and WVIA members; $7, students; free, children 12 and under.


Chicory House and Folklore Society


(www.folkloresociety.org, 570.333.4007)


• Community Contra Dance: Oct. 5, 7 p.m., Church of Christ Uniting (776 Market St., Kingston). $9, adults; reduced admission for families.


The Commonwealth Medical College


(525 Pine St., Scranton, 570.504.7000, thecommonwealthmedical.com)


• Annual golf tournament: Sept. 30, Huntsville Golf Club, Shavertown. Registration and breakfast begins 9 a.m., shotgun start at 10. $300, per golfer; $1,200, foursome. For more info call 570.504.9650 or to register online, go to www.thecommonwealthmedical.com/golf .


• Fifth Annual Gala: Oct. 19, 6 p.m., Scranton Cultural Center.


THE COOPERAGE PROJECT


(1030 Main St., Honesdale)


570.253.2020, thecooperageproject.org


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


• Electric Jam: Sept. 25 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m.


Dietrich Theater


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


• Fall 2013 Film Festival: Sept. 20-Oct. 3. $9, evening (after 6 p.m.); $8, matinee (before 6 p.m.).


• Fall 2013 Film Festival Post-Festival Discussion: Oct. 4, 1 p.m.


• Open Mic Night: Sept. 27, doors 6:30, open mic at 7.


• 19th Century Appliqued Quilts…An American Tradition: Oct. 5, 11 a.m. $5.


• Guitar Music of South America: Oct. 6, 3 p.m.


• Dietrich Classic Movie Series: ‘The King and I’: Oct. 9, 1 and 7 p.m., $5.


• Fall Foliage Trip to Grey Towers, Dingman’s Ferry & Milford: Oct. 12. Bus departs 8 a.m., returns 6 p.m. $100.


• Do You Remember This… Music for the Movies from Silents to the 1960s: Oct. 13, bus departs 1:30 p.m., concert at WVIA Media Center 3 p.m. Free.


• The Magic of Bill Dickson: Oct. 19, 11 a.m.


• Open Mic Night: Oct. 25, 7 p.m., feature at 8:15.


• Sing! Sing! Sing!: Oct. 26, 11 a.m.


Glass—wine.bar.kitchen. at Ledges Hotel


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


• Live Music with Kevin Campion: Sept. 27, 8-11 p.m.


Irem Clubhouse


(64 Ridgeway Drive, Dallas)


• Flu Vaccination clinic: Oct. 1, 9 a.m.-noon. Register and pick up a registration form in the Irem Clubhouse Business Office by Sept. 26. You must complete and return the form in advance or bring it with you on Oct. 1. You will need your Medicare or health insurance card when returning the registration form. If you do not have health insurance, the cost is $25.99. Influenza vaccines are provided by Walgreens.


• Octoberfest: Oct. 4, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.


Jessup Art Walk:


Second Saturday of every month. For more info visit jessupartwalk.info or email info@jessupartwalk.info.


Justus Volunteer Fire Co.

(159 Fieldstone Dr., Scott Twp., 570.587.4545)

“Keep Wine-ing, He Might Start to Look Like Prince Charming”


with Author/Comedian Jeannine M Luby, Sept. 26, 7 p.m., III Ponds Winery, Dalton. Special guest Liz Russo. $16, advance tickets at JeannineLuby.com.


King’s College


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


• Film Screening: “Eyes on the Prize – No Easy Walk”: Sept. 25, 7 p.m., Burke Auditorium.


• Barbara Sabol Memorial Lecture: Sept. 26, 7 p.m. Burke Auditorium.


• Film Screening: “Glory”: Oct. 2, 7 p.m., Burke Auditorium.


• Feast of Saint Francis Lecture: Oct. 3, 7 p.m., Burke Auditorium.


• St. Bernardine’s Gospel Choir: Oct. 26, 7:30 p.m.; Liturgy Oct. 27, 11 a.m.


•Things that Go BOOM in the Night!: Oct. 29, 7 p.m., Burke Auditorium.


Lackawanna College


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


Environmental Institute (10 Moffat Dr., Covington Twp.)


• Natural Wonders: Fall Harvest: Sept. 26, 1-2:30 p.m., and every Thursday through Dec. 5. Ages 3 to 5. $40, six classes. Pre-registration required. Registration limited.


• Getting to the Core, program on tree aging: Oct. 1, 5:30-7:30p.m. Ages 7 and up. $5. Pre-registration required.


• Art in Nature: Bird Seed Wreath: Oct. 12, 9 a.m.-noon. $25. Pre-registration required.


• Bears in your Backyard: Oct. 15, 6-8 p.m.$5. Pre-registration required.


• Wolf Visions: Oct. 26, 6-7:30 p.m. Geared for children and families. $5. Pre-registration required.


Lackawanna State Park (Abington Road, North Abington Township.)

• Scout Day: Sept. 29, 12:45 p.m.-4:45 p.m. $2 per scout


Misericordia University


•Mercy Week 2013: Sept. 22-28. Mass, Sept. 22, 7 p.m.; Liturgy, Sept. 24, 12:05 p.m. followed by Mercy Week Prayer around the Peace Pole in campus quadrangle at 12:30; Service Fair, Sept. 25, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; “Stuff the Bus” charity event, Sept. 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For more info call 570.674.1483.


• Open house: Sept. 28, registration 9 a.m.


• Annual Health Care Lecture Series “The Future of Health Care in the United States,’’ by Susan Dentzer: Oct. 4, 7:45 a.m., Dudrick, Muth, Huntzinger, and Alden Trust Rooms of Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall. Registration required.


• 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.


Ninth Annual Fall Intertribal Powwow


• Sept. 28-29, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Noxen Fire Co. grounds (3493 Stull Road, Noxen). For more information contact Natalie “Wisteria” at 570.947.2097 or email wisteria18704@yahoo.com.


Northeast Woodcarver Fall Round-Up “Fall Carve In”:


Sponsored by Cherry Ridge Carvers, Sept. 27-29, Cherry Ridge Campgrounds, Honesdale. For reservations for rooms or campsites contact Cherry Ridge Campgrounds at 570.488.6654.


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


Penn State Wilkes-Barre


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


• “Five Great Films, Five Great Genres:” Thursday evenings beginning Sept. 26 through Oct. 24, RC Theaters Wilkes-Barre. Pre-film lecture notes and post-film discussion will accompany each screening. Films include “Airplane!”, “On Golden Pond”, “Raiders of the Lost Ark”, “The Day the Earth Stood Still”, and “High Noon”.


Friends of Salt Springs Park


(PO Box 541, Montrose. 570.967.7275, info@friendsofsaltspringspark.org.)


• Movie Night: Oct. 5, 7 p.m. Nov. 2, 7 p.m.


• Pictures in the Park: Look at Those Leaves!: Oct. 6, 2 p.m.-5 p.m.


• Game on!: Oct. 11, Nov. 8, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


• Bats! Oh My!: Oct. 18, 7 p.m.


• Full Moon Hike: Oct. 19, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.


• Halloween Fest: Oct. 26, 4 p.m.-9:30 p.m.


• Take a Step Back in Thyme: Nov. 3, 1 p.m.-3 p.m.


Unity of NEPA: A Spiritual Center

(140 S. Grant St., Wilkes-Barre. 570.824.7722.)

• Hip Sip Coffee House Series 80s Karaoke Night: Sept. 28, 6:30 p.m.


•Special Guest Speaker - Rev. Ann Marie: Sept. 29, 10 a.m. service.


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.


• Baby Signs Parent Workshop: Sept. 19, 7-8:30 p.m. $55 per individual or couple. For more information or to print a registration form, visit www.waverlycomm.org or call the 570.586.8191, extension 2.


• Ballroom Dancing lessons: Session 1, Wednesday evenings beginning Sept. 11, 6-7 p.m., advanced, American Tango; 7-8 p.m., beginners, Cha Cha and Rumba; Session 2, Wednesday evenings Oct. 23, 30, Nov. 13, 20, Dec. 4, continuation of Session 1 classes for those who completed it. $45 per person for each five-week session. Advanced registration required. To register call Jill Wetzel at 570.954.1147 or email her at jgwetzel@epix.net.


• “World Music Drumming”, program for special needs children: Begins Sept. 11, 3:45-4:30 p.m. for children K through 2nd grade, 4:30-5:15 p.m. for 3rd through 12th grade. $95, each ten-week session.


• Community Pledge of Allegiance: Sept. 11, 9:30 a.m., flagpole on the front lawn.


• Learn Italian: Tuesdays, starting Oct. 1. Session 1― Basic Italian: 6-7:15 p.m.; Session 2 ― Intro to Conversational Italian (for advanced beginners), 7:30-8:45 p.m. $120, eight-week session, includes materials.


Children and teen etiquette classes:


• “How to Say it Best”: Sept. 28, 10-11:30 a.m. Ages 4-7. $30.


• “The Communication Connection”: Sept. 28, noon-2 p.m. Ages 8-14. $35.


• “Say Please, Say Thank You”: Oct. 12, 10-11:30 a.m. Ages 4-7. $30.


• “Common Courtesies Count”: Oct. 12, noon-2 p.m. Ages 8-14. $35.


• “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.


West Side Career and Technology Center SkillsUSA Annual Fall Craft Fair:


Oct. 5, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.


Wyoming Valley Dog Squad Troop No. 221

(www.dogscouts.org. Phyllis, Troop Leader: phyllis@thebarkingbasket.comor Liza, Secretary/Treasurer:sewcrazy@epix.net)

• Howl-O-Ween Party for Dogs: Oct. 12, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Whitings Pet Supply (1290 Memorial Highway, Suite 3, Shavertown). Bake sale, prizes for best costume. $10 donation to participate.


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.


• Haunted Lantern Tours: Oct. 11-12, 18-19, 25-26. 6:30 p.m. Children 6-12yrs $5, Adults 13+ $10.


Lackawanna Historical Society


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


• Annual Dinner: Oct. 12, 5 p.m., Century Club (612 Jefferson Ave., Scranton). $45, members; $50, non-members. Reservations required by Oct. 8.


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.


LEARNING


Dietrich Theater


(Tunkhannock)


Children’s Classes


• Art Explorers Camp for Ages 5 – 8: Oct. 11, 18, 25, Nov. 1, 4-5:30 p.m. $40.


• Art Explorers Camp for Ages 9 – 12: Oct. 10, 17, 24, 31, 4-5:30 p.m. $40.


• Preschool Art Explorers: Oct. 10, 17, 24, 31, 10-10:45 a.m. Free.


• 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 Sept. 11 through Dec. 11, 3:30-5 p.m. Ages 6 and up. $6 per class, fabric is free.


• Sidewalk Surfing: The Art & Culture of Skateboarding: Oct. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, 4-5:30 p.m. Ages 5 to 12. Free.


• Sing Your Heart Out: Oct., 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 23, 10 a.m.-noon. Ages 8 to 13. $50.


• Writing Your Hat Off: Creative Writing for Kids: Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 4-5:30 p.m. Ages 10 to 16. Free.


Intergenerational Classes


• Open Studio & Portfolio Prep: Series 2: Oct. 8, 15, 22, 29, 7-8:30 p.m.; 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, Sept. 11-Dec. 11, 6-7:30 p.m. Ages 13 and up. $6 per class, fabric is free.


Classes for Adults


• Basic Knitting: Oct. 29, Nov. 5, 7 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $30.


• Decorative Painting: Oct. 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, Dec. 4, 11, 18, noon-3 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $20 per class plus cost of painting surface.


• Design a Painted Silk Scarf: Oct. 8, 7 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $35.


• Golden Days of Radio Players: Oct. 22, 29, Nov. 5, 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3, 7-9 p.m. Ages 18 and up. Free.


• Introduction to Resin Jewelry: Oct. 14, 6-9 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $35.


• Introduction to Stained Glass: Oct. 21, 6-9 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $60.


• Jewelry Making: Kumihimo Beading: Oct. 16, 23, Nov. 6, 7-9 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $75.


• Kundalini Yoga: Series 1: Sept. 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 5:30-7 p.m.; 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 1: Sept. 10, 17, Oct. 1, 8, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Series 2: Oct. 15, 22, 29, Nov. 5, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Series 3: Nov. 12, 19, Dec. 3, 10, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Ages 16 and up. $40, four classes; $10, drop-in.


• Nutrition for Women: Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 7-8:30 p.m. Ages 16 and up. Free.


• Recycled Glass Artwork: Series 1: Sept. 9, 16, 23, 30, 7-8:30 p.m.; Series 2: Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28, 7-8:30 p.m.; 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 1: Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25, Oct. 2, 9, 10-11:15 a.m.; Series 2: Oct. 16, 23, 30, 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.


• Yoga for the Guardians of Your Health: Sept. 23, 5:30-7 p.m. Ages 16 and up. Free, donations


Endless Mountains Zendo


(104 Hollow Road, Stillwater. 570.925.5077, endless@epix.net)


• Zen Meditation Training Introductory: Sept. 28, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Open donation basket, $10 for lunch and snack.


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.


Pocono Arts Council


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


• Oil Painting: Sept. 19, 26, Oct. 10, 17, 24, 31, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $72, member; $80, non-member; $60, senior; $65, senior non-member.


• Acrylic Painting: Sept. 23, 30, Oct. 7, 14, 21, 28, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $85, member; $95, non-member; $65, senior; $70, senior non-member.


• Decoupage A Keepsake Box: Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25, 1-3 p.m. $72, member; $80, non-member; $60, senior; $65, senior non-member. $10 material fee. All material supplied.


• Basic Drawing: Sept. 4, 11, 18, 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m. $72, member; $80, non-member; $60, senior; $65, senior non-member.


• Intermediate Watercolor: Sept. 22, 29, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, 1-4 p.m. $110, member; $120, non-member; $90, senior; $95, senior non-member.


• Mixed Media Approach to Creative Painting Design: Sept. 9, 23, 30. $85, member; $95, non-member; $65, senior; $70, senior non-member.


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


Wilton Course One Cake Decorating:


• Sept. 5, 12, 19, 26, 6-8 p.m., A.C. Moore, Wilkes-Barre. $20, all four classes.


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: Sept. 7, Oct. 5, Nov. 2, 7 p.m.


• Astronomy for Beginners: Sept. 28, 7-9:30 p.m.


Nescopeck State Park


(1137 Honey Hole Rd., Drums, 570.403.2006)


• Guided Hike: Skyline Trail: Sept. 25, 9 a.m., meet at large Gould Trailhead lot.


• National Public Lands Day Park Cleanup: Sept. 28, 9 a.m., meet at park office. Registration required.


• Wild Mushrooms of NEPA: Sept. 29, 1-3 p.m. Registration required.


• Midnight Madness: Oct. 25, 7 p.m. Registration required.


SOCIAL GROUPS


Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center


Bereavement support group series: Every Thursday beginning Aug. 15, 2-3:30 p.m. and 6-7:30 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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