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Climate change march in Milford

Saturday, April 29, 2 p.m.
Patisserie 403 Broad Street (meeting point)

Are you concerned about the environment and impact of Climate Change on our lives and the health of the planet?  The Delaware Valley Democratic Club is sponsoring a march and will be planting flowers and trees in Milford on Saturday, April 29th.

We will be gathering at the Patisserie at 2:00 pm.  Bring your sign in support of our environment. After the march, you can help The Milford Tree Commission plant two trees, or pledge volunteer hours to the Milford Garden Club, or plant pansies with the Milford Garden Club around the Milford Community House at the stoplight.


Train Day

Saturday, May 20, 9-5
Main Street, Honesdale

There will be a lot of activity up and down Main Street, including a free evening concert (6 p.m.), during this event and we welcome you to be a part of it.

Vendors wanted!

The Greater Honesdale Partnership is looking for talented craft vendors, antique dealers, artists/artisans, specialty food vendors. Vendor fees are very reasonable. The event is being heavily marketed and should draw a big crowd. For a registration form or for questions or additional information, please call the GHP at 570-253-5492 or email ghp@visithonesdalepa.com.  To be included in our event tabloid, you must get your completed registration form and entry fee to us by April 29. Last date to return forms for general participation is May 10. Don’t miss out!