The Wayne County Genealogy Group will meet in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Wayne County Historical Society, 4:30 pm. This month, new and old members are encouraged to bring an object or picture relating to an ancestor to share with the group. New members, whether experienced researchers or newcomers, are welcome.
Justice for Pete's Sake at the Wayne County Courthouse, 12noon-2pm. Event for Honesdale resident Peter Mesko to bring awareness to a corrupt legal system and prosecutorial misconduct. Guest speaker is a victim of wrongful criminal accusations. Hosted by Nadege Hoeper. Rain location at Grace Episcopal Church. Email email@example.com.
Wayne County Arts Alliance Artists' Studio Tour, 10am-6pm. The tour features 18 artists showing in 13 studio locations around Wayne County plus tour headquarters at the Dorflinger Factory Museum in White Mills. Brochures are available at many area businesses and visitors centers and you can find out more online at waynecountyartsalliance.org.
Play Scrabble at the Wayne County Visitors Center, 303 Commercial St., 2-5pm. Donations to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County. For more information, call Pearl at 272/777-4000.
Wayne County Historical Society’s Plain Speaking Summer Series presents “The Stourbridge Lion, Part One” presented by Pike County Historian George Fluhr, 5pm. Fluhr is an avid researcher and the author of many books about local history. He has been a leader of the Shohola Railroad & Historical Society for many years. 570/253-3240.
Growing Older Together meeting at the Wayne County Area Agency on Aging, 323 10th St., 3pm. Pat Sanders will present a program of reflections on the subject of ageism based on Ashton Applewhite’s recently published book, “This Chair Rocks: A Manifesto Against Ageism.” All are welcome. 570/352-6792.
Wayne County Historical Society’s Plain Speaking Summer Series presents “Finding Your Wayne County Roots” presented by Kay Stephenson and Ann O’Hara at the society's main museum, 5pm. 570/253-3240.
The St. Padre Pio prayer group will meet at St. Mary Magdalen Church, 416 Church St., 2pm. Fr. William JP Langan, host pastor and spiritual director, will lead the group in prayer followed by the recitation of the rosary.
Master Gardeners are there every day from noon to 8pm to answer your gardening questions. They also have a wide variety of free informational handouts. Call 570/253-5970 ext 4110 for more information or visit http://exension.psu.edu/wayne/events.
Wayne County Historical Society’s Plain Speaking Summer Series holds “Christy Mathewson: The Honesdale Years” presented by Ab Rutherford, 5pm. The presentations continue each Friday through August 26 at 5pm. 570/253-3240.