THIS WEEK: June 1 to 7, 2016
Wellness Series, the concluding workshop in the series: “Potholes on the Highway to Love, Mistakes You Can Avoid in Any Relationship.” Waverly Community House, 1115 N. Abington Road. 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 2. 570-267-2406.
Fire at the Furnace, a free, all-day event on June 3 with artist presentations and eight movies by nationally acclaimed sculptors at Steamtown National Historic Site (10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.), Keystone Iron Works High School Student Iron Pour at the Scranton Iron Furnaces (12:30 to 4 p.m.), exhibition openings at STEAMworks (in the Mall at Steamtown) and Artists for Art Gallery (6 p.m.) and professional iron-casting demonstrations, food trucks, beer tent, cupcakes, the Indigo Moon Brass Band and more (8 p.m. at the Iron Furnaces). Downtown Scranton. 570-840-2323.
Tis the Season! A screening of “Springtime in the Sierras” (1947) starring Roy Rogers. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. June 3. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.
Grand Reopening Party at the newly renovated outdoor patio at Rodano’s Restaurant and Bar with a tropical atmosphere, extended deck, fire pits and live palm trees. Enjoy live music by Mike Elward, tasting of new menu items and samples of new tropical drinks and wines. Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 5 p.m. June 3. Donations for Wilkes-Barre’s Third Friday Art Walk will be accepted.
Historic Garden Tour, a 90-minute strollthrough the gardens and woodlands surrounding Grey Towers National Historic Site, 122 Old Owego Turnpike, Milford. 10 a.m. June 4. $8. Reservations: 570-296-9630.
Garden Party, with a plant sale, herb sale, workshops, garden statuary, marketplace and food court. Sponsored by the Hazleton Area Garden Club at the Sophia Coxe Estate, 2207 Route 940, Drifton. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 4. $5. 570-956-3881.
Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Tobyhanna to the highest railroad station on the DL&W mainline and a walk to a working ice house. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. June 4 with an 11 a.m. departure and 3 p.m. return. $34, $29 seniors, $22 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.
NEPA Food Truck Festival, with offerings of barbecue, cheesesteaks, southwest cusine, ice cream, desserts and more. Also: a beer tent and entertainment by Junk Drawer, Jung Bergo and Facing the Giants. PNC Field, 235 Montage Mountain Road, Moosic. Noon to 5 p.m. June 4. $10 includes admission to the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders game at 4:05 p.m. Proceeds benefit NativityMiguel School Scranton. 570-969-2255.
International Fest, a summer picnic with ethnic foods from Mexico, Lebanon, Ireland, Poland, England, Italy, Cuba, Germany and the U.S., along with international beers and wines. Also: live local entertainment, games and children’s activities, basket raffle and grand-prize raffle. St. Jude Parish, 420 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. 4 to 11 p.m. June 4; noon to 9 p.m. June 5. 570-474-9746.
Car Show, the 55th annual event sponsored by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Region of AACA. With more than 30 classes open to cars, trucks, motorcycles, street rods, rat rods, sport compacts and tuners. Wyoming Valley Airport, 2001 Wyoming Ave., Forty Fort. June 5 with gates open at 8 a.m. and judging at noon. $12 per vehicle entry; $2 spectators or $5 per carload. Information at nepraaca.org.
American Girl Doll Bingo, a fundraiser for the Marian Sutherland Kirby Library. Crestwood High School Cafeteria, 281 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top. June 5 with doors at noon and games at 1 p.m. $20 advance; $23 at the door. 570-474-9313.
Bingo, a fundraiser for the Avoca/Dupont Little League with prizes including gift cards and hotel stays. Queen of the Apostles, 715 Hawthorne St., Avoca. June 5 with doors at 12:30 p.m. and games at 2 p.m. $20 for 20 games. Tickets: 570-540-0649.
Denison House Tours. Learn about the life and times of early settler Nathan Denison while touring his 1790 two-story home full of period furniture. 35 Denison St., Forty Fort. Sundays through Sept. 25 from 1 to 4 p.m. $5, $3 children. 570-823-6244.
Forty Fort Meeting House Tours, docent-led tours exploring the 1807 historic religious edifice with its original box pews and elevated pulpit. 20 River St., Forty Fort. 1 to 3 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 25 along with the Fourth of July and Labor Day. $2. 570-287-5214.
Monday Night Bingo. Northmoreland Township Volunteer Fire Company, 1618 Demunds Road, Tunkhannock. 6:30 p.m. June 6. 570-333-4906.
Card Party, sponsored by the Irem Women’s Auxiliary with lunch and prizes. Irem Country Club, 397 Country Club Road, Dallas. Noon to 4 p.m. June 9. $15. Advance tickets only. 570-822-4976 or 570-824-6418.
Civil War Round Table, a program “Behind the Scenes at the Annual Gettysburg Reenactment” by Jim Pangburn, licensed battlefield guide at the Gettysburg National Military Park. Daddow-Isaacs American Legion, 730 Memorial Highway, Dallas. 7 p.m. June 9. $3. 570-675-8936.
Tis the Season! A screening of “Summer Stock” (1950) with Judy Garland and Gene Kelly. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. June 10. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.
Support Our Veterans Ride and Picnic, the sixth annual motorcycle ride followed by a benefit picnic with food, music, drinks and raffles. American Legion Riders, 575 Route 239, Shickshinny. June 11 with registration 9 to 10 a.m. and ride at 10:30 a.m. $15; $10 passengers. The picnic runs 4 to 9 p.m. 570-542-4090.