February 1st – Chicken Wing Sale

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Sunday, February 1st
Chicken Wing Sale
It’s time for the big game!  Pre-order your wings from the Seelyville Fire Company before January 30th!  They’re $7 per dozen and are available in mild or butter and garlic.  Pre-game pickup is on Sunday, February 1st from 2-4 p.m.  To order, fill out an ORDER FORM and return it to a fireman or the fire hall at 1200 Bridge Street, leave a message at the fire hall by calling 570-253-1425, or call JP at 570-493-4938.

Friday, February 6th – Sunday, February 22nd
Crystal Cabin Fever
The theme of this year’s Crystal Cabin Fever experience is “Under the Sea” – IN ICE!  One hundred tons of ice to be exact!  From February 6th through February 22nd, walk through an ice-filled wonderland with sunken ships, mermaids, the lost city of Atlantis, and a 50-foot ice slide!  Learn how the sculptures are made, take a factory tour, enjoy free hot cocoa, a bonfire, glass blowing, wood carving, and even complementary wine tasting every Friday through Tuesday.  It’s all at Sculpted Ice Works on Route 590 in Lakeville.  They’re open 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday and Saturday.  Admission is $15 for adults, $10 for children, and kids under 3 are free!  For details, call 570-226-6246.  And if you need some fast cash, HNB’s Mobile ATM truck will be right outside, but we haven’t been able to get it to it work underwater yet!

Friday, February 20th
Habitat’s Hearts and Hammers Dinner
Some people show how they care by swinging a hammer.  Others do it with a saw or paintbrush, but YOU can do it another way.  Wayne County’s Habitat for Humanity is hosting their Hearts and Hammers Dinner on Friday, February 20th at Ehrhardt’s from 6-11 p.m.  Cocktails will begin at 6 p.m. and dinner will start at 7 p.m.  By attending, you get a nice dinner, a chance at the silent and live auctions, with music, dancing, and a lot of fun.  You also support Habitat in their mission to provide affordable housing for those in need.  And since this is their 25th Anniversary, everyone will receive a commemorative book with pictures, narrative, interviews, and business sponsors highlighting their 25 years.  Tickets are $40 per person, or you can get a table of 10 for $375.  For tickets or more information, you can visit Mark Graziadio at the HNB Corporate Center, email him at mgraz@hnbbank.com, or call him at 570-647-4747.  Or you can call Connie Petraitis at 570-254-4191.  All the proceeds will help another family and reminded us of the caring hearts of people like you.  See the flyer!

Other Community Events

Friday, February 13th
A FROZEN Festival
Kids ages 4-10 are invited to join the Community Library of Lake and Salem Townships (518 Easton Turnpike, Hamlin) in their own little Arendelle on February 13th at 6 p.m.  You may come dressed as a character from the movie (Olaf, Kristoff, Anna, Hans, Oaken, Sven, Marshmallow, Elsa, a Troll, the Duke, a Prince, or a Princess).  There will be games, crafts, bingo, a picture wall, shopping at Oakens, snacks and a sing-along.  You MUST register by February 11th – stop in or call 570-689-0903.

Saturday, February 14th
Soup and Bread Sale
Pre-order your soup from now until February 10th – or before they sell out!  Chili and Turkey Chili are available for $9 per quart and Beef Barley, Split Pea, 15 Bean with Ham, Chicken Noodle, Vegetable Beef, and Turkey Vegetable with Noodles are available for $7 per quart.  A variety of fresh homemade breads will be available for purchase.  Call 570-689-0903 for more information or to place your order.  Pick up will take place at the Community Library of Lake and Salem Townships (downstairs – indoor) on Saturday, February 14th from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. (or until sold out).  A snow date is scheduled for Sunday, February 15th.

Saturday, February 21st
Chicken BBQ
The Shohola Fire Department will be hosting its annual February Thaw Chicken BBQ on February 21st.  Enjoy a BBQ chicken dinner in the warmth as the Shohola firefighters BBQ chicken in there outside BBQ pit.  This is a fundraiser for the department to purchase equipment for the volunteers to serve the community in any emergency.  The event is 4-7 p.m. with take out available.  A limited number of tickets are available for $12.  Contact the department by email at shoholafdevents@gmail.com or call 570-559-7525.  Enjoy a BBQ chicken dinner with all the fixin’s and help our volunteers serve you in any emergency at any time.

Sunday, April 12th
Chicken BBQ
The Browndale Fire Company will conduct its annual Chicken BBQ on Sunday, April 12th at the Browndale Fire Station located on Route 247, 620 Marion Street, Browndale.  The menu includes half a chicken, baked potato, Browndale green beans, homemade cole slaw, roll & butter, and dessert.  The “drive-through only” hours for serving are from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Tickets are $9 and are available from any member or by calling the fire station at 570-785-5300 (just leave a message).  You can visit their website at www.43fire.com or find them on Facebook.  Tickets are advance sales only or until sold out.  Proceeds from the BBQ benefit the Browndale Fire Company. 

Ongoing Events

Wayne County Farmers Market
The Wayne County Farmers Market will take place next to Dave’s Super Duper Supermarket on Route 6, Willow Avenue in Honesdale every Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  Fresh picked vegetables, herbs and fruits, lush plants, homemade jams, jellies and baked goods, artisan crafts, and much more.

All you can eat Breakfast
Every first Sunday of the month the VFW Post 531 Ladies Auxiliary will serve an all you can eat breakfast from 7 a.m.- 12 p.m.  Adults are $8, children 6-12 are $5, seniors are $7, and kids under 5 are FREE. 

Farmers’ Market Open in Hawley
The Farmers’ Market is open every Friday from 2 – 5:30 p.m. in Bingham Park, Hawley.  Get farm fresh greens, eggs, poultry, ham, home baked goods, honey, maple syrup & more.

Indoor Farmer’s Market
Saturday mornings at The Cooperage, the farmers market will be open from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at 1030 Main Street, Honesdale.

Pool Lessons
Thursdays at 10 a.m. Mike Hededus has offered to provide pool lessons to interested participants at the Honesdale Senior Community Center. Also he is looking for experienced pool players to challenge on Tuesdays & Fridays from 11:30 – 4 p.m. Call Kathy at 253-5540 for more info.

Tuesdays – Texas #4 Fire Company holds BINGO every Tuesday evening at the fire hall on Grove Street, Honesdale. Doors open at 5:30 with games starting at 6:30 p.m. Plenty of parking.