Pennsylvania State Police at Honesdale are investigating the theft of funds intended for charity. According to a police press release, Betsy Arnold, 35, “stole $870 in funds that were intended to help a cancer victim and used the funds to go on a shopping spree for herself.” The release says Arnold also stole prescription medication from the same victim over the course of several weeks. Charges have been filed against Arnold.
Vendors, demonstrations and food from Anthill Kitchen at the Cooperage, 11am-6pm. www.thecooperageproject.com or 570/253-2020.
On the 27th day of November the Honesdale Borough Police conducted a traffic stop on Church Street, resulting in the arrest of Alton Cable III, age 42 from the Honesdale area. Read more
Wayne County Arts Alliance’s Sunday Night Cinema presents a holiday get together and showing of the classic 1947 film “The Bishop's Wife” at the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce. 6pm get together, 7pm film. $5 suggested donation. waynecountyartsalliance.org or 570/390-4420.
Christmas light show to songs on radio station 107.7fm at the Honesdale High School parking lot, 6-9pm.
A three-part series entitled “India: An Exploration of Geography, Religion and Culture” will be presented at the Wayne County Public Library, 5:30-6:45pm. Sheila Vaswani will lead the program. The third installment is on January 22.
Music, delicious treats, coffee and a nice warm environment at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Donations gratefully accepted. thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.
St. John the Evangelist Choir annual Christmas concert, 3pm at St. John’s Catholic Church. Free.
The folk rock duo, Aztec Two-Step, at the Cooperage, 7:30pm. Tickets $35, VIP $50. silkmillharmony.com.
Soldiers tree decorating, 12:30pm, VFW Hall.