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April 2012

String class

May 10, 2012

Nesin Cultural Arts Center, adults $5, students $3.

Piano class

May 1, 2012

Nesin Cultural Arts Center, adults $5, student $3.

CDD golf outing

June 20, 2012

Hosted by The Center for Developmental Disabilities at Lords Valley Country Club, shotgun start 12:30pm. Best ball format, fee includes lunch, dinner buffet receptions, awards & prizes. RSVP: 570/296-3992, ext. 64.

It’s a family affair

While we desperately need the rain, wet weather does tend to impact family fun over the weekend here in the Upper Delaware valley. While the folks at Bethel Woods ( have it covered—sponsoring indoor, kid-friendly events in the form of their World Stage Series—the moisture can affect the music, even with a roof overhead.  Read more

Arrest in Honesdale arson cases

After a nearly one month long investigation, on 4/25/2012, the Honesdale Borough Police served an arrest warrant on Samuel Joseph WEST age 33 from Honesdale, for the two arsons that took place on 03/30/12 in the Borough of Honesdale. WEST was arrested at SCI Waymart where he is currently incarcerated on unrelated charges.

WEST was arraigned at the Wayne County Courthouse where he was formally charged with 2 counts of felony Arson Endangering Persons, 2 counts of misdemeanor Causing or Risking a Catastrophe, and 19 counts of misdemeanor Recklessly Endangering Another person.  Read more

Bethel adopts drilling ban

The board of the Town of Bethel became the third in Sullivan County to change their zoning in a way that bans gas drilling and hydraulic fracturing. The vote at the town meeting on April 26 was five to zero.  Read more

Concert: The Speckers

May 19, 2012

Featuring John & daughters Lila & Ida Mae playing roots of American music at Tusten Theatre, 8pm, $22. 845/252-7272.

Solar Sundays

June 24, 2012
July 8, 2012
July 22, 2012
August 12, 2012
August 26, 2012
September 2, 2012
October 7, 2012

Introduction to energy efficiency & renewable energy, inspection of several on-site systems at Apple Pond Farm & Renewable Energy Education Center, noon-2pm, $20. 845/482-4764.

Peace of Mind introductory meditation retreat

May 11, 2012

Take a break from the stresses & hectic pace of life at Kadampa Meditation Center through 5/13, $75 (accommodations extra). 845/856-9000.