Prime Timers of Temple Sholom bus trip to New York City, a day on your own. $28 round trip, including the tip for the bus driver. You need not be a Prime Timer member. Reservations: 845/794-2314, or 845/794-8731.
The Milford Garden Club is meeting at the First Presbyterian Church on Broad and Ann streets, 1pm. The guest speaker, Jeff Sidel, owns a farm and apiary in Beach Lake, PA, where he keeps bees and produces his own honey. New members are always welcome. 570/686-1043.
Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up.
I believe humans get a lot done, not because we're smart, but because we have thumbs so we can make coffee.
Who, being loved, is poor?
If you don't like something, change it; if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
People who come to visit the Upper Delaware region frequently want to know where they can see eagles. Bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) can be found year round in the region, with winter being the better time due to the influx of migrant eagles from Canada. They can also be seen in the summer, but most of these are resident breeding eagles and their offspring, which fledge in early July. Read more
LIBERTY, NY — After taking a substantial cut from the county budget, Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County put out an emergency appeal to its supporters. Many people came forward with monetary donations, offers to volunteer, and most recently an offer to build screech owl boxes to sell. Read more
DINGMANS FERRY, PA — Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a native plants walk on Saturday, June 8 at the Beaver Run Hunting and Fishing Club property from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. Renowned author and botanist Dr. Ann Rhoads will lead the walk and discuss native plants and their habitats. Read more
HAWLEY, PA — In celebration of National Trails Day, join naturalist Sue Thompson for a day-tour of the area’s waterfalls on Saturday, June 1 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Meet at and return to PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center.
Learn about the history, flora and fauna of these sites. Trails to falls will be easy to moderate walks. Wear hiking shoes/boots. Bring picnic lunch. Fee is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages five to 12. Registration required. Call 570/253-4006.