Today, Janine Edwards, Wayne County District Attorney, reported that the Wayne County District Attorney’s Drug Task Force was successful on Saturday, August 22, 2015 in an undercover drug operation that took down 27 year old Luis Polanco-Felipe, AKA “Cuz”, of New York, New York for trafficking heroin in Honesdale. Read more
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a professional uniform, shoe and accessory sale in the David Katz Conference Center on the second floor of the hospital, 601 Park St. Wednesday, Sept. 2 from 9am-6pm and Thursday, Sept. 3 from 7am-4pm. Proceeds will benefit the construction of a heliport pad.
The Sixties will play at The Cooperage, 7:30pm. The Sixties is a cover band that will play the best music of the 1960’s, from the British invasion to folk rock to Motown. BYOB. Donations collected at the door. 570/253-2020.
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a handbag sale in Conference Room 3 on the hospital’s second floor, 7am-4pm. Name-brand handbags will be offered at discount prices. Proceeds will benefit the non-profit hospital.
The Wayne/Pike Farm Bureau will hold a policy development meeting at the Chamber Building, 7pm. The purpose of this meeting is to gather suggestions of things that should be changed in regard to the everyday workings of life in a rural community.
Two Rivers Zen Community (TRZC) will hold a zazenkai, a daylong retreat devoted to zen meditation practice. Doors open at 7:45am and the first sitting begins at 8am. All are welcome, instructions and an orientation provided for newcomers. Cost: $40 for non-members, $25 for members, includes lunch. Visit tworiverszen.org.
Experience this 1859 structure built to house Wayne County's worst criminals. Free tours are given from 10am until 1pm. The Old Stone Jail is located behind the courthouse on the corner of 10th Street. It is free and open to the public.
Wayne County Area Agency on Aging holds Caregiver’s Support Group at the Earl J. Simons Senior Center, 1:30-3pm. Guest speaker: Juliann Doyle from the Wayne County Office of Human Services. She will present an overview of aging services/transportation. 570/253-4262.
Harmonizing Earth: Clearing and Calming the Mind from Over-thinking & Worry held at The Sanctuary of Oils, 3-5pm. Presented by Lynn Potter, licensed acupuncturist, and Maya Minwah, certified aromatherapist. Registration required. Cost: $40. 570/468-7350 or 570/228-6029.
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a Summer Linens Fair in the David Katz Conference Center on the hospital’s second floor, July 23 from 7am-5pm and July 24 from 7am-3pm. Blankets, throws, sheet sets and pillows. Proceeds benefit the non-profit hospital.