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May 2013

'The White Album,' photographs by Julia Zimmermann

June 8, 2013

The Highlands Photographic Guild presents Julia Zimmermann’s, “The White Album,” opening reception, 5-9pm. The exhibit will be on view through Sunday, July 7. Visit www.highlandsphotoguild.com, or 570/296-2440.

Gardening workshop

June 4, 2013

"Breaking Ground: Gardening with Raised Beds" presented by Master Gardeners Pat and Nick DeLucia at the Wayne County Library, 5pm. Opportunity to plant your own veggies this summer. 57-/253-1220.

Duck Derby

June 1, 2013

Dessin Animal Shelter holds Duck Derby in the Dyberry Creek. Begins at the Wayne County Fairgrounds, noon. Ends at Apple Grove Picnic Area. Pick up ducks at The Cat's Pajamas, Dessin Animal Shelter, or Honesdale National Bank. 570/647-0239.

Square dance

May 25, 2013

There is a square dance at the Galilee Grange hall, 7-10pm. Carol & Ray are playing & calling. 845/292-6022.

Register for summer reading program

June 18, 2013

Registration begins for Dig into Reading, the summer reading program at Sunshine Hall Free Library, 14 Proctor Rd. Children ages 5-12 are invited to the library Thursday afternoons July 11 through August 8, to make a craft and earn pirate coins, prizes, and stickers. 845/557-6258.

Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark's 'Wine & Wags'

June 16, 2013

“Wine & Wags”, an adoption event and wine tasting presented by the Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark, at the Westfall Winery, 2-5pm. Food will also be served. Cost: $25 or $30 to receive a Humane Society wine glass. The event is open to all ages. For minors, there will be a $5 admission that includes food. Email katrina.pjhumane@yahoo.com, 845/856-3677.

Tastes of Wayne County at Three Wishes

June 5, 2013

Three Wishes restaurant will host "Tastes of Wayne-First Wednesdays" as a fundraiser for the the Wayne County Historical Society. 570/253-3240.

Fern Ethnobotany workshop

May 30, 2013

Unusual workshop for plant and nature lovers: Fern Ethnobotany, taught by Nathaniel Whitmore at Northern Light Natural Foods, 12 noon-4pm. The workshop will include field identification, medicinal use and more. RSVP: wathakes@gmail.com.

Port Jervis Soap Box Derby

June 9, 2013

The Port Jervis Soap Box Derby will be held on Sussex St. for children ages 8 through 18. Racing, 9am; derby parade and opening ceremonies, 12 noon; and closing ceremonies, 5pm. There will be a carnival-like atmosphere with activities, food, fun and racing. Visit www.PJSoapBoxDerby.com or call 845/800-1000.

North Branch chicken BBQ

June 15, 2013

North Branch Volunteer Fire Department will hold its 10th annual chicken barbecue at the North Branch Fire House, 3-6pm. Take-outs only. Cost: $10. There will also be a 50/50 raffle drawing.