Wayne County’s 2005 update of its tax assessment rolls provided more realistic values for county property owners than had previously obtained, but may be costing Lehigh Township property owners in school taxes. Read more
Open Mic Night at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. Hosted by Mike Jung. Come early to sign-up. BYOB. 570/253-2020.
The Historical Society will host author William Katz as its speaker for the “Sunday at the Museum” program in the multi-purpose room at the Wayne County Historical Society, 2pm. 570/253-3240.
Local bands play to benefit the Honesdale area ministerium in Central Park, 12 noon-7pm. Paul Kellogg and Classic Country, Janet Burgan and The Local Boys. 570/253-2760.
There will be a special, goodbye-summer-hello-fall Contra Dance at The Cooperage,7:30-10pm. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
Top Wayne County finishers at the recent finals of the annual Hershey Track and Field competition were recognized by the county commissioners on August 1. Wayne County Parks and Recreation Director Ray Ofner has been coordinating the local program for more than 35 years. Ofner said local first-place competitors were invited to regional competitions in Easton, and first- and second-place finishers there went on to compete at the finals at Penn State in State College. Read more
Coffee House at The Cooperage, 8-11pm. Music by Linus and Annie Myers, Patrick “PJ” Fiore, and Annie and The Mans. BYOB. Coffee and treats available for purchase. 570/253-2020.
The Wayne County Historical Society's "Sundays at the Museums" programs continue with "Canal Adventures Story Time for Kids" with
Tracy Schwarz, 2pm. Free. 570/253-3240.
The Wayne County Historical Society will honor the 184th anniversary of the running of the Stourbridge Lion locomotive occasion by offering free admission. 570/253-3240.
Wayne County Junior 4-H Livestock Sale at the Wayne County Fairgrounds, 10am-11pm.