HONESDALE, PA — The Greater Honesdale Partnership’s (GHP) 11th annual Scarecrow Decorating Contest is underway, and TRR’s Amanda Reed captured this image of the one that stands outside HNBC bank, giving passersby an early Halloween thrill. Participating businesses were asked to create a scarecrow using Pokémon as their theme.
Arts & Leisure
HAWLEY, PA — Sandy Gabrielson will weave yarns of myth and lore at the annual Storytelling Dinner at The Settlers Inn on Saturday, October 29.
HONESDALE, PA — The third annual Canaltown Short Spooky Movie Festival will take place on Saturday, October 22 at The Cooperage. Doors will open at 7 p.m., and the program will begin at 8 p.m. The evening promises a diverse selection of original short movies made by filmmakers from Honesdale, the surrounding area and the world.
SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY — Chamber Music at St. Andrew’s welcomes eminent harpsichordist and conductor Kenneth Cooper, with singers and instrumentalists, for “Baroque & Beyond” on Saturday, October 22 at 8 p.m. at St, Andrew’s Episcopal Church.
HIGHLAND LAKE, NY — NACL Theatre presents “Shakespeare’s Will,” by Vern Thiessen, on Saturday, October 22. The evening will begin at 6 p.m. with a lecture delivered by Shakespeare expert Joanne Zipay and a supper of mutton stew based on a 1672 recipe.
CALLICOON, NY — The Delaware Young at Heart organization, a subsidiary of the Delaware Youth Center, will host a presentation by local author William Klaber concerning his book on the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy on Thursday, October 20, at 7:30 p.m. at the Youth Center, 8 Creamery Rd.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — WJFF Radio Catskill will present “Autumn Serenade: An Afternoon of Jazz with Bill Mays” on Sunday, October 23 at The Cooperage Project, 1030 Main St. at 2:30 p.m.
BEACH LAKE, PA — The Old Time Fiddlers of Northeast PA will host their annual fiddle festival on Sunday, October 23 at the Beach Lake Fire Hall, 1033 Beach Lake Hwy., Rte. 652. Doors will open at 1 p.m., with music starting at 2 p.m. Fiddlers will have a 15-minute showcase to perform their favorite tunes and songs.
HONESDALE, PA — Game Night at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., will be held on Thursday, October 20 from 6 to 9 p.m. There will be all kinds of games to play, from board games to card games to brain games: Scrabble, Dominion, Carcassonne, Settlers of Catan, Fluxx, just to name a few. You can also bring your own games.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Monticello High School Tri-M Music Honor Society will host “Monti Idol” on Friday, October 21, at 7 p.m. in the Monticello High School Arnold Packer Hughs Auditorium. The event is a singing competition, with high school students singing their favorite pop songs. The finalists were chosen by audition.