For 25 years, teacher Tony Kietrys has been coaching teams of students from Wallenpaupack Area High School in preparation for the Pike/Wayne Envirothon. Fellow teacher Linda Lohner has served as co-advisor for most of those years.
Their efforts, and that of their team, the Green Revolution, culminated in a sweep of many of the awards earned at the April 27 event, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary. Read more
PPL Environmental Learning Center, 7-9pm, $5. RSVP by 5/6: 570/296-3400.
Fire hall, 6-8pm, $7/pet. Benefits Dessin Animal Shelter.
Tour for wild edible & medicinal plants w/ Nathaniel Whitmore, 6pm. Meet at Northern Light Natural Foods. 845/418-6247.
Practice reading skills with Tess, the patient therapy dog at Hawley Library, 3-4:30pm. RSVP: 570/226-4620.
Delaware Highlands Conservancy "On the Course for Conservation" benefit tournament at Woodloch Springs, registration 8:30am, shotgun start 10am, $110 incl. farm-to-table breakfast, golf, awards reception ($50 reception only). 570/226-3164.
Support for the Hawley Silk Mill project has been nearly universal. Praised for its innovative steps in updating the bluestone building that dates back to the 19th century, the project has brought new economic life to the area, and is billed as the “most prestigious business location in the region.” Read more
Recognition dinner at United Methodist Church, 6:30pm, $18. RSVP: 570/226-4064.
7-week program on strength training, diet & exercise at Paupack United Methodist Church, Tues. & Thurs., 3-4pm. 1st time participants: $45, return participants $35. 570/296-3400.
Seeing Eye Puppy Raising Club meets at Dance Evolution by Robyn, 6:30pm. Open to ages 8-18. 570/296-3400.