Eight-hour class of practical information at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 9am-4pm, $10 certificate fee. RSVP: 570/253-7001.
Forest "81" Fire Dept., doors open 6pm, game 7pm, $50 buy-in (the more people, the bigger the purse). 570/226-2822.
Take Pounds Off Sensibly meets at First Presbyterian Church, Thurs., 6pm. 570/949-4341, tops.org or 800/932-8677.
Engineer position eliminated from conservation district; Pike’s ‘environmental protection will suffer’
PIKE COUNTY, PA — The Pike County Conservation District (PCCD) is “trying to regroup” following the recent loss of several employees from the leanly staffed agency. While resource conservationist Marci Barrows left to take work elsewhere, Glenn Eby learned on December 20 that his position as District Engineer would terminate by December 31 as a result of budget decisions made by the Pike County Commissioners. Read more
Bohemia Sportsman's Assoc., 3pm. Open to ages 8-18. 570/296-3400.
Learn how to bring color to winter surroundings w/ basic watercolor painting techniques at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 9am-noon, free. RSVP: 570/253-7001.
Something for the whole family at Central Vol. Fire Co., 8am-2pm, $3, under 10 free. Food, door prizes, demos, raffles. 718/219-2543.
“Yes, indeed Elaine Herzog is a resident,” Robert Bernathy, solicitor for the Borough of Hawley said during the council meeting on January 11.
“We are not obligated to fill a vacated seat to the candidate who received the next highest vote. We are following the law which falls under Section 901 of the Borough Code,” Bernathy said. Read more
Basic computer & Internet use at the library, 10am, free. RSVP: 570/226-4620.
After-school program of creative writing tips, prompts & fun at the Hawley Public Library, 3:30pm. 570/226-4620.