Celebrate the season with an authentic Christmas Tea at the Church of the Good Shepherd and St. John the Evangelist, located on the corner of W. Catherine Street, 10am-3pm. There will also be a craft sale. Tickets cost $10 per person, $5 for children. 570/296-8123.
Pike County Hands of Hope candlelight vigil national homeless people's memorial at the Milford Courthouse lawn, 6pm. Take a few moments for those who have died from homelessness in our community. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mary Ann Teeter says the Hawley Public Library serves almost a quarter of Pike’s population but receives only about $2,000 in Pike aid, compared to some $200,000 funding for the Pike County Public Library (PCLP). Read more
Billy the Boy Queen at the Milford Theatre, 2pm. Tickets: $10. Proceeds benefit the Milford Ecumenical Food Pantry. www.milfordtheatre.com.
Christmas craft and bake sale at The Milford United Methodist Church, 12 noon-2:30pm. Clothing, jewelery, holiday decorations, food and more. 570/296-3549.
Christmas craft and bake sale at The Milford United Methodist Church, 9:30am-3pm. Clothing, jewelery, holiday decorations, food and more. 570/296-3549.
Milford Borough does not readily accept changes to its appearance that involve the demolition of any buildings in its historic district. The Rite-Aid Corp. went through several designs and hearings on the demolition of an adjoining office building before its West Harford Street expansion won approval. Read more
As they did earlier this year, Wayne County library officials came before the Pike County Commissioners saying they deserve Pike funding because a large portion of their patrons are Pike residents. Read more
The victim of a teacher convicted of molesting a third-grade student is seeking restitution from the teacher that was convicted of molesting many years ago. In 2006, Thomas Matthews, a former teacher at Shohola Elementary School, was convicted of various charges after students testified about how he put his hands under their clothing. Read more
The Ann Street School annual Spaghetti Dinner at The Milford United Methodist Church. Catered by Harford Street Eatery. Includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad, bread, beverages and homemade desserts. Adults $8, children $5. There will be a 5:30pm and a 7pm seating. Reservations are preferred. 570/296-6124.