For the first time in a half a dozen years, residents living in the Delaware Valley School District may have to dig deeper into their pockets to pay for an increase in school taxes, it was announced at the monthly school board meeting on May 16. The proposed final 2013-2014 budget of $70,610,660 is 2.3% above the current budget, and will translate into an average tax increase of $66 per household. Read more
The Matamoras Westfall Historical Society presents its largest historic exhibit to date, Memories Exhibit, at Riverview Inn, 2-5pm. The exhibit will include over 100 years of photographs and memorabilia from the Matamoras and Westfall Township area.
Pike County Friends of NRA will hold a Friends of NRA Banquet at the Best Western Hotel. Doors open 5:30pm with games, raffles, silent auctions and live auctions. Dinner will follow at 7pm. Tickets: $35. Visit www.pikefnra.org.
The Upper Delaware GLBT Center presents the Alternative Prom at the Best Western Inn at Hunt's Landing Ballroom, 7pm. Theme: Over the Rainbow. Tickets: $40 adults, $25 youth ages 14-20. Visit www.udglbt.org or call 570/491-2400.
The Center for Developmental Disabilities 15th Annual Chefs Do Dinner at the Best Western Inn at Hunts Landing. Reservations: $100. 570/296-3992 x264.
The Pike County Chamber of Commerce networking party at Best Western Inn at Hunt’s Landing, 5:30-7:30pm. Cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. $5 for Pike Chamber members or $10 for non-members. 570/296-8700.
“Bell, Book and Kindle” dinner and dance to benefit the new Dorothy E. Warner building of the Pike County Public Library at the Best Western Inn at Hunts Landing, 6-11pm. Tickets $60, at the Milford and Dingman Township branches of PCPL, or pcpl.org.
The Women in Business Committee of the Pike County Chamber of Commerce children’s holiday event at the Best Western Inn at Hunt’s Landing, 2-4pm. RSVP: 570/296-8700.
VENDORS NEEDED: For St. Joseph’s Church, 307 Ave. F Matamoras on Saturday. If interested please call Maureen Farr at 845/856- 8549