"Inspirations of South-East Asia" by Yvonne Parker and "Faces of Burma" by David Forsyth, 2pm. Cocktail reception and light refreshments to celebrate the end of the summer 2014 season at Pa PA, 3-5pm.
WHITE MILLS, PA — Festival at the Delaware & Hudson Canal Park, Route 6 between White Mills and Hawley, Sat., Aug. 23, 10AM-4PM. Wayne County Historical Society hosts a day of canal history, heritage activities, children’s games, live music, food and exhibits. Life in the 1800s on the D&H Canal.
Two-time Grammy nominated vocalist Maureen McGovern at the Wildflower Music Festival, an outdoor festival located on the grounds of the Dorflinger-Suydam Wildlife Sanctuary, 6pm. All general admission seats $29, bring your own chair and picnic. 570/253-5500.
Benefit for Jen Rickert Brownell at the White Mills Fire Hall, 6-10pm. Food, music, 50/50 and silent auction. Jen has been diagnosed with severe Lyme Disease. Cost: $10, BYOB. 570/253-2506.
27th annual Fall Foliage Antique Show & Sale "At the Factory"
Dorfinger Glass Cutting Factory on Route 6. Patron's Preview Friday 6-9pm includes light seasonal fare. Donation $10. Show continues Saturday 10am to 6pm & Sunday 10am to 5pm. Donation $5. Includes show & tour(s) of the renovated Dorflinger buildings. 570/226-7513.
“From Russia with Love” exhibit at PaPA (Parker and Parker Art) opening reception, 5-7 pm. Eight artists have been selected from across what was formerly known as the Soviet Union to participate in this versatile exhibition. Visit www.papa18473.com, 570/296-5055.
A 30-year-old man is accused of killing his 34-year-old brother in a domestic dispute on Bucks Cove Road in Texas Township. According to Pennsylvania State Police, Benjamin Kiefer shot his brother Kenneth Kiefer multiple times with a handgun on March 23. Read more
"Researching Your Family Tree" with Genealogist Joe Bryer, President, Genealogical Research Society of Northeastern PA at the Dorflinger-Suydam Wildlife Sanctuary, 11am-1pm. No charge for lecture. Fee for optional lunch afterwards $12 ($10 for Dorflinger-Suydam Sanctuary members). Reservations necessary. 570/253-1185.
If you happen to be driving on Route 6 in White Mills and wonder about a sign in front of the old mill that says “PaPA,” you should drive into the parking lot of the building and stop in. Read more
More than 20 int'l artists on display at PaPA through 9/22, Fri. & Sat. 570/296-5055.