Scranton, PA - 5:45-6:15pm. Arrive at least 15 minutes prior to show time. facebook.com/CPHolidayTrain, twitter.com/CanadianPacific #CPHolidayTrain, www.cpr.ca
Honesdale, PA - 7-10pm, donation greatly appreciated. www.thecooperageproject.org, 570/253-2020.
Lords Valley, PA - It will be held at the main fire hall, 1-5pm, 570/775-7355
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