MILFORD, PA — Now through October 8, the ARTery Gallery in Milford is featuring the works of its longtime member Harriet Cotterill and will hold a wine and cheese reception on Saturday, September 29 from 2 to 6 p.m.
Now age 94, Harriet Cotterill moved to Milford in the 1930s at age 15. Themes of community and strong family lie at the heart of many of her works. Over the years, she has worked in charcoal, pastels, oils, silk screening, etching, watercolors and block printing, returning in recent years to her love of charcoal and pastels. Read more
CALLICOON, NY — The Villa Roma Resort will be transformed into a haunted hotel Fridays and Saturdays starting September 28 and running until October 27. The haunted hotel is presented by Villa Roma and Imaginart Studios featuring work of the creators of Kevin McCurdy’s Haunted Mansion. Check in at the Lifeless Lobby, get a ghoulish welcome at the Deadly Front Desk, take a ride in the HELLavator, walk the haunted hallways, experience the guest crypts, enjoy a devilish cocktail at the World’s End Lounge or have a slimy snack in the Main Dying Room. Games, snacks and drinks will be available. Read more
4 pm @ Tannery Access (call 570/676-3428 X 0 for directions)
Join Harry Jordan, Park Extern for a hike to search for the telltale signs of fall. Watch for frenzied squirrels and chipmunks, migrating birds and so much more. Hike will be about a mile and will be easy with a few hills. Please dress for the weather, bring water, and wear sturdy shoes. Open to all ages. Please register.
4 pm @ Western Wayne Middle School lot
(call 570/676-3428 X 0 for directions)
Join the Park Naturalist for a foray into ferns! Discover the new Wildcat trail at Varden Conservation Area. This trail has at least 5 different species of ferns. We will meet at Western Wayne Middle School’s parking lot and cross the road to the trailhead. Hike will be about a mile and be easy with a few hills. Please dress for the weather, bring water, and wear sturdy shoes. Please register.
Woodloch Pines Resort will host its fifth annual "A Night for the Cure.” to help raise awareness and funds in the battle against breast cancer and benefits the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation as part of BK Hope Cures.
To be held in the nightclub at Woodloch Pines from 5 to 8 P.M.
Admission costs $10, and 100% of the proceeds are donated.
For details about participation, call 570/685-8002 or visit www.bkhopecures.org/trickytray.
The Woodloch Springs Country Club in Hawley, PA will tee off the 13th Annual BK Hope Cures Invitational Charity Golf Tournament to raise money for BK Hope Cures' mission to fight against cancer.
For more information as well as details about participation in the event, please visit www.bkhopecures.org
Energized Delaware River Region families, companies and volunteers pulls together in raising money so that our babies are born happy and healthy.
Registration starts at 10:00a.m.; walk starts at 11:00a.m.
Rain or shine, to be held at Firefly Field at Airport Park.
Contact: Kerri DiDario: 610/814-7004, cell 484/201-1922 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MATAMORAS, PA — The Tri-State Film Festival debuts at the Majestic Cinemas 7 on September 28 to 29. Friday and Saturday are packed with films, panels, special guests and events. The lineup of films and documentaries includes films new to the theaters as well as classic favorites. The festival provides an opportunity to learn more about a film, a movement, an issue or a way of life. Three panel discussions are scheduled to enhance the viewer’s experience of films and documentaries to be screened Saturday, September 29. Read more
LORDS VALLEY, PA — The 2012 Plein Air Art Show opens on Monday, October 1 at the Gallery at Chant Realtors in Lords Valley. Featured artists are those who participated in “Come Paint with Me,” a free program that encourages area artists of all levels of expertise to paint in the outdoors. This is the 15th year for the program. During this season’s 21 sessions, more than 50 artists participated, and this show is a celebration of the art they produced at many of the sites they visited this year. Read more
LIBERTY, NY — The 4th Annual Local Poetry Festival will be held Saturday, September 29, at 2 p.m., at the Liberty Museum and Arts Center. Hosted by Walter Keller, the poet laureate of the village of Liberty, the festival will feature a broad spectrum of local talent and poets from across the region. The poets will read their own poems and discuss their work with the public.
Poems of a variety of styles and genres will be presented, from the light and humorous to dark and melancholy as well as experimental verse sure to challenge the listener. Read more