The Wayne County Commissioners at their meeting on January 31 recognized contributions made by Juliann Doyle. The Pennsylvania Counties Risk Pool (PCoRP) honored Doyle for her notable work in the Human Service Department, for “reporting and information gathering for property and liability incidents.” Upon acceptance of the award, she acknowledged the work of all the staff who contribute to the making of a successful department. “Doyle is a ray of sunshine and a wonderful example of what the county has to offer,” said commissioner Jonathan Fritz. Read more
“The Power of Our Voices: Poets at the Sanctuary,” featuring Mary Greene, Kathy Grimaldi and Tracey Ranze at The Sanctuary of Oils in the Holmes Building, 1:30-3:30pm. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 570/468-7350.
Dinner benefits the Wayne County Historical Society, at the Trackside Grill. 570/253-2462.
Speaker: Laurie Peterson. Apple Day Spa, 1pm. Lunch provided. Cost: $8. Register: 570/253-4770.
Honesdale High School, 10am-3:15pm. 570/296-3400, ext. 1442.
Family Game Night at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Board games, card games, brain games, or bring your own. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
The Wayne County Genealogy Group meeting at the Wayne County Public Library, 4:30pm. This month’s topic is “If You’re Irish, Come into the Parlor.” The group is open to both beginners and experienced family history researchers. Call 570/253-5468 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presented by RiverFolk Concerts, 4pm. Raffle to benefit Wayne County Arts Alliance. Food available, BYOB. Tickets: $15 advanced, $18 at the door. Visit www.riverfolkconcerts.vpweb.com or call 845/252-6783.
The Wayne County Arts Alliance sponsor a special Valentine's Day showing of "The African Queen" at Cinema 6, 7pm. Roses and carnations will be given out to the first couple of dozen ticket buyers and door prizes will include a raft trip down the Delaware donated by Lander’s River Trips. Donation: $10. Proceeds support the Arts Alliance. 570/390-4420 or visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org.
An open event for knitting, crocheting, darning, mending and sewing hosted by Transition Honesdale at the Chamber of Commerce community room, 3-5pm. Visit www.transitionhonesdale.org.