Events Listings: Aug. 17 to 23, 2016

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‘Antique and Classic Boat Society Show,’ the 26th annual exhibit of restored wooden watercraft on the docks of Grotto Marina at the entrance to Harveys Lake, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-592-7634.
‘The Heritage Explorer Train,’ a round trip from Scranton to Carbondale’s Pioneer Days Ethnic Heritage Festival, sponsored by the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 20 with an 10 a.m. departure and 4 p.m. return. $5, $4 seniors, free for age 12 and younger. Tickets available at all Lackawanna County libraries. Reservations: 570-348-3003.
Lake-Lehman Band Students will sponsor the 32nd annual Back Mountain Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, with food, games, a flea market and more. Luzerne County Fairgrounds, off Route 118, Dallas. Aug. 21 with vehicle registration at 8 a.m. and show at 10 a.m. Info at lakelehmanbandsponsors.com.

THIS WEEK: Aug 17 to 23, 2016

Film Favorites, a showing of the Johnny Cash biopic “Walk the Line.” Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. 1 and 7 p.m. Aug. 17. Free. 570-996-1500.

Summer Film Series, a showing of “Son of Saul,” about a prisoner forced to burn the corpses of his own people and trying to protect a boy he takes for his son. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17. $3 matinee, $5 evening. 570-826-1100.

America’s First Park: River Common, a guided, 90-minute walk to learn about its history from frontier forts and wars to floods and Presidential visits. Led by Scott Spinucci of AppleCart Media & Marketing. Meet at the Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA, 40 W. Northampton St. 6 p.m. Aug. 17. Free. 570-823-2191.

Summer Luncheon, sponsored by the Irem Women’s Auxiliary. Irem Country Club, 397 Country Club Road, Dallas. Noon to 4 p.m. Aug. 18. $18. Reservations (by Aug. 15): 570-675-2325.

Pittston Tomato Festival, the 33rd annual event with Italian and American food specialties, live entertainment, 5K Run and Fun Walk, Tomato Fights, Sauce Wars, games, vendors, bingo and plenty of homegrown Pittston tomatoes. Main Street in downtown Pittston. 5 to 11 p.m. Aug. 18 and 19; 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. Aug. 20; 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 21. 570-655-1424 or pittstontomatofestival.com.

Franklin Street Sleuths. The mystery book club discusses “The Last Time We Saw Her” by Robert Scott. North Branch of the Osterhout Free Library, 28 Oliver St., Wilkes-Barre. 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18. Refreshments served; a limited number of books available for $2. 570-823-0156.

Historical Marker Dedication, a ceremony for the Governor John S. Fine Historical Marker at the site of the former Junior High School, 400 block of Kosciuszko Street in Nanticoke. 11 a.m. Aug. 19. 570-258-1367.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “Sudden Death” (1995) starring Jean-Claude Van Damme. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Aug. 19. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

St. Mary’s Slavic Festival, with homemade ethnic foods, carnival foods, beer and wine tent, raffles, white-elephant sale, live music and more. St. Mary’s Center, 320 Mifflin Ave., Scranton. 5 to 10 p.m. Aug. 19 and 20; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 21. 570-343-5151.

Fun Summer Olympics. Stop by and compete in fun events during the Third Friday Art Walk at the Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. Included: trivia contests, scavenger hunt, bean-bag toss and lawn bowling. 5 to 7 p.m. Aug. 19 followed by a medal ceremony. Light Olympic-themed refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Cocktails for the Courts, the annual summertime fundraiser with hors d’oeuvres, signature cocktails and music by Rich Jenkins. Waverly Community House, 1115 N. Abington Road. 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 19. $35. 570-586-8191.

Antique and Classic Boat Society Show, the 26th annual exhibit of restored wooden watercraft on the docks of Grotto Marina at the entrance to Harveys Lake. 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-592-7634.

Peach Festival, the fourth annual event with homemade peach ice cream, dumplings, shortcake sundaes and pies along with picnic foods, craft vendors and music by Jessie Fink & Friends. St. John’s United Church of Christ, 416 Church St., Wapwallopen. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-379-2971.

Heritage Explorer Train, a round trip from Scranton to Carbondale’s Pioneer Days Ethnic Heritage Festival, sponsored by the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 20 with an 10 a.m. departure and 4 p.m. return. $5, $4 seniors, free for age 12 and younger. Tickets available at all Lackawanna County libraries. Reservations: 570-348-3003.

Downtown Scranton Walking Tours, highlighting the city’s rich architectural history. Meet at Elm Park United Methodist Church, 712 Linden St., Scranton. 11 a.m. Aug. 20. Free. Reservations: 570-344-3841.

Beerfest, with 100 beer tasting selections, barbecue, vendors, games, raffles, contests and entertainment. Sherman Summer Stage, Pocono Mountain Carnival Grounds, 20 Murray St., Mount Pocono. Aug. 20 with VIP entry noon to 1 p.m. and general admission 1 to 4:30 p.m. $65 VIP, $45 general. 570-420-2808.

Designer Bingo, with purses and accessories by Coach, Michael Kors, Kate Spade, Vera Bradley and more. Irem Country Club Pavilion, 397 Country Club Road, Dallas. Aug. 20 with doors at noon and games at 1 p.m. $20 for 20 games. Refreshments available. 570-675-4465, ext. 228.

Arc in the Park, a community gathering and summer outdoor dance party with music by Orange Whip. Also: Boyer Brothers BBQ and a deli food truck. Sponsored by The Arc of Luzerne County at Kirby Park, Wilkes-Barre. 1 to 5 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-970-7739.

Book Signing with Margo L. Azzarelli and Marnie Azzarelli, authors of “Labor Unrest in Scranton.” Anthracite Heritage Museum, McDade Park, 22 Bald Mountain Road, Scranton. 1 to 2:30 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-963-4804.

Back Mountain Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, the 32nd annual benefit for the Lake-Lehman Band Students with food, games, flea market and more. Luzerne County Fairgrounds, off Route 118, Dallas. Aug. 21 with registration at 8 a.m. and show at 10 a.m. Info at lakelehmanbandsponsors.com.

Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Cresco for a visit to the restored train station with live music, a historic auto show and light refreshments. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 21 with an 11:30 a.m. departure and 4 p.m. return. $34, $29 seniors, $22 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

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. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays through Sept. 25. $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 September 25 including Labor Day. $2. 570-287-5214.

Harford Fair, the 159th annual agricultural event with the Bengal Tigers Show, Panfilov’s Performing Pets, free concerts, truck pulls, tractor pulls, Woodsmen’s Contest, Championship Rodeo and a concert by country artists Chris Jansen and Old Dominion (Thursday; $35, $20). Fairgrounds, 485 Fair Hill Road, New Milford. 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 21; 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Aug. 22 to 27. 570-434-4300 or harfordfair.com.

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West End Fair, the 94th annual edition with agricultural and livestock exhibits, 4-H projects, demolition derbies, tractor and truck pulls, fireworks, rides and games. Performers include Pink Floyd tribute band Outside the Wall and Kansas tribute band Know Return. 570 Fairgrounds Road, Gilbert. Noon to 10 p.m. Aug. 24 to 27. $5. Info at thewestendfair.com.

Summer Film Series, a showing of “The Stanford Prison Experiment,” about 24 male students taking on the roles of prisoners and guards in a mock prison situation. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 24. $3 matinee, $5 evening. 570-826-1100.

Fee-Free Days at Steamtown. The National Park Service will celebrate its 100th birthday by waiving entrance fees on the following days in 2016: National Park Service Birthday Weekend (Aug. 25 to 28), National Public Lands Day (Sept. 24) and Veterans Day (Nov. 11). Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 570-340-5200.

Coloring for Adults. Use the library’s supplies or bring your own. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 25. Light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “Code of Silence” (1985) starring Chuck Norris. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Aug. 26. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Car and Bike Cruise, sponsored by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America. Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 6 to 10 p.m. Aug. 26. Free. Info at nepraaca.org.

One More Row, a knit-and-crochet group for all ages. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 10:30 a.m. to noon Aug. 27. Beginners welcome. 570-823-0156.

Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Tobyhanna to the highest railroad station on the DL&W mainline along with a walk to a former ice house. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 27 with an 11 a.m. departure and 3 p.m. return. $34, $29 seniors, $22 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Ethnic Food Festival, the 18th annual event with potato pancakes, halupki, pierogies, haluski, pagach, pulled pork, goulash and more. Also homemade bread and baked goods, theme baskets, crafts and children’s games. St. John the Baptist Orthodox Church, 93 Zerby Ave., Edwardsville. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 27. 570-823-0146.

Hazleton Wine and Craft Beer Festival, the fifth annual fundraiser for the Hazleton Rotary Club Community Service Projects with 15 vendors offering drink samples along with food items, craft vendors, tricky trays and entertainment by Ostrich Hat and Kartune. Hazle Township Babe Ruth Field, 601 Hazle Township Blvd. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 27. Age 21 and older. $20 advance; $25 at the gate; $5 designated drivers. Information at hazletonrotary.org.

Downtown Scranton Walking Tours, highlighting the city’s rich architectural history. Meet at the corner of Linden Street and North Washington Avenue. 11 a.m. Aug. 27 and Sept. 17. Free. Reservations: 570-344-3841.

Hi-Lites Car Cruise, with trophies, door prizes, music, food and raffles. Sponsored by the Hi-Lites Motor Club at Twist & Shake, 1405 Route 29, Hunlock Creek. 4 to 7 p.m. Aug. 27. 570-965-2208.

Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Moscow for a stopover at its restored passenger station and freight depot. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 28 with a 12:30 p.m. departure and 3 p.m. return. $24, $22 seniors, $17 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Summer Film Series, a showing of “Guantanamo’s Child,” a documentary about Omar Khadr, the Canadian citizen who was captured by American forces in Afghanistan and spent a decade imprisoned at Guantanamo Bay. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 31. $3 matinee, $5 evening. 570-826-1100.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “An American in Paris” (1951) starring Gene Kelly. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Sept. 2. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Railfest, the annual celebration of railroading with locomotive and model train exhibits, caboose rides, business-car tours, music, Scranton Limited train rides, Moscow excursions, machine-shop and turntable demonstrations, Big Boy Cab tours and more. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 3 and 4. $7. 570-340-5200.

Pocono Garlic Festival, with more than 60 garlic-themed food and craft vendors, garlic-eating contest, children’s activities, an artisans tent with woodworking, blacksmithing, ceramics and pottery, talks on garlic growing and recipes, local wildlife and entertainment by the Lost Ramblers, Juggernaut String Band, Pfeiffer Twins, La Cuchina and Louie Setzer & the Appalachian Mountain Boys. Shawnee Mountain Ski Area, 401 Hollow Road, East Stroudsburg. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 3 and 4. $12.50 one day; $17 two days. 570-421-7231 or shawneemt.com.

Star Wars Film Festival, a science-fiction marathon, sponsored by the W. Curtis Montz Film Series. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. Sept. 3 with “Star Wars IV: A New Hope” (1977) at 1 p.m.; “Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back” (1980) at 4 p.m.; and “Star Wars VI: Return of the Jedi” (1983) at 8 p.m. $5, $3 students; $12 for all three films. 570-826-1100.

Luzerne County Fair, the 54th annual event with amusement rides, Dialed Action BMX show, Hansen’s Spectacular acrobats, Pork Chop Revue, Kiddieland, Agri-Puppets, Tractor Obstacle Rodeo, Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull, Karaoke Contest, and entertainment by Sweet Pepper and the Long Hots (Thursday), Amanda Jo and RJ Scouton (Friday), Kendall Philips of “American Idol” and Morgan Frazier of “The Voice,” (Saturday) and Ryan Pelton (Sunday). Fairgrounds, 3506 Route 118, Lehman Township. 4 to 11 p.m. Sept. 7 to 9; 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Sept. 10; 11 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Sept. 11. $10. Info at luzernecountyfair.com.

United Way Campaign Kickoff Celebration, with speaker Sonia Manzano (Maria on “Sesame Street”) along with food, beverages and music by Big Daddy Dex. Keystone Ballroom, Mohegan Sun Pocono, 1280 Route 315, Plains Township. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8. $35. Reservations: 570-829-6711.

Where America’s Story Lives, a 25th anniversary celebration of the Lackawanna Heritage Valley, honoring its founder Monsignor Joseph G. Quinn. Also: food, beverages and live entertainment. Scranton Riverwalk at the Olive Street Trailhead. 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 8. 570-963-6730.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “Paris Blues” (1961) starring Sidney Poitier. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Sept. 9. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Downtown Scranton Walking Tours, highlighting the city’s rich architectural history. Meet at Lackawanna College, 501 Vine St., Scranton. 11 a.m. Sept. 10. Free. Reservations: 570-344-3841.

Hazleton Funfest, the annual street festival with a huge parade, classic-car show, crafters, thrill rides, music and events for all ages. Along Broad Street in downtown Hazleton. Sept. 10 and 11. Free. 570-455-1509.

Brew PA, the Pennsylvania Brewers Festival with more than 50 craft breweries offering samples, a Waffles & Beer Breakfast, Barley Creek Brewery Party, live bands, beer-pairing dinner and an after-dark waterpark party. Camelbeach, 209 Resort Drive, Tannersville. 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 10; noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 11. Tickets at camelbeach.com.

Summer Film Series, a showing of “Anomalisa,” about a motivational speaker who perceives everyone as identical until he meets a unique woman. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 1 and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14. $3 matinee, $5 evening. 570-826-1100.

Drive-In Cruise and Movie, a Wednesday-night car cruise followed by a movie. Circle Drive-In, 1911 Scranton/Carbondale Highway, Dickson City. Sept. 14 with cruise at 5 p.m. and movie ($5) at dusk. 570-489-5731.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “Until September” (1984) starring Karen Allen. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Sept. 16. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Hi-Lites Car Cruise, with trophies, door prizes, music, food and raffles. Sponsored by the Hi-Lites Motor Club at Pikes Creek Raceway Park, 2542 Route 118. 3 to 6 p.m. Sept. 17. 570-965-2208.

Journey to Oz, a “Wizard of Oz”-themed gala to benefit the Wyoming Valley Children’s Association with dinner, auction and entertainment by NY NY Dueling Pianos. Woodlands Inn and Resort, 1073 Route 315, Plains Township. 6 p.m. Sept. 17. $125. 570-714-1246.

Poldark Discussion, a group following the Sunday-night British miniseries, set in 18th-century Cornwall. Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. Begins 5 to 6 p.m. Sept. 19 for a season one catch-up. Continues Mondays through Nov. 28. 570-693-1364.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “The Blood of Others” (1984) starring Jodie Foster. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Sept. 23. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Bloomsburg Fair, the 161st edition of one of the largest fairs on the East Coast with a midway of rides, games and vendors, agricultural and horticultural exhibits, grandstand shows, Figure 8 Racing, Full-Pull Tractor and Truck Pulling, Championship Demolition Derby, tours of the historic Barton House, Sky Ride, helicopter rides, carriage rides, Painted Pony Rodeo and more. Bloomsburg Fairgrounds, 620 W. Third St. Opens Sept. 23 with a Preview Day beginning at 3:30 p.m. Continues 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sept. 24 to Oct. 1. $8. 570-784-4949 or bloomsburgfair.com.

Fall Pow Wow, the 12th annual event with Native American dancing, drumming, crafts and food. Noxen Fire Company Grounds, 3493 Stull Road. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 24; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 25 with Grand Entry in full regalia at noon. 570-947-2097.

Downtown Scranton Walking Tours, highlighting the city’s rich architectural history. Meet at St. Peter’s Cathedral, 315 Wyoming Ave., Scranton. 11 a.m. Sept. 24. Free. Reservations: 570-344-3841.

Designer Purse Bingo, with bags by Kate Spade, Coach, Dooney & Bourke, Vera Bradley and more. Sponsored by the Jewish Community Center at the Eagle McClure Hose Company, 375 Milwaukee Ave., Old Forge. 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 25. $20 for 20 games. 570-592-3238.

Anniversary Tea and Tour, a celebration of the Lacawac Sanctuary’s 50th anniversary in the 100-year-old historic Watres Lodge, 94 Sanctuary Road, Lake Ariel. 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 25. $15. Reservations: 570-689-9494.

Friday Movie Matinee, a screening of “Hugo” (2011) starring Ben Kingsley. Osterhout Free Library, 71 S. Franklin St., Wilkes-Barre. 2 p.m. Sept. 30. Free with light refreshments. 570-823-0156.

Car and Bike Cruise, sponsored by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America. Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 6 to 10 p.m. Sept. 30. Free. Info at nepraaca.org.

Fall Foliage Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Gouldsboro for a stopover at the historic train station and light refreshments. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Oct. 1 and 29 with an 11 a.m. departure and 3 p.m. return. $34, $29 seniors, $22 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Scranton Fringe Festival, a performing arts-based, four-day event held in multiple venues in downtown Scranton. Sept. 29 to Oct. 2. Details at scrantonfringe.org.

Forty Fort Cemetery Promenades, beginning with a lecture, then proceeding to various graves and sites throughout the historic burial ground. 20 River St., Forty Fort. 1 p.m. Oct. 1, 2, 8 and 9. $10; $5 children. 570-287-5214.

Fall Foliage Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Moscow for a stopover with light refreshments. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Oct. 2, 10, 15 and 22 with a 12:30 p.m. departure and 3 p.m. return. $24, $22 seniors, $17 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience, a talk by the Long Island medium who delivers healing messages and gives people comfort knowing that their loved ones who passed are still with them. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5. $90, $70, $40. 570-826-1100.

Lunch with a Famous Author, with David Culp, author of “The Layered Garden,” speaking on achieving a succession of color in his personal garden. Sponsored by the Back Mountain Bloomers at the Irem Country Club, 397 Country Club Road, Dallas. 11:30 a.m. Oct. 6. $32. Reservations: 570-823-9048.

Fall Foliage Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to East Stroudsburg for a Fall Foliage Festival and Firemen’s Picnic. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Oct. 8 with an 9 a.m. departure and 5 p.m. return. $54, $49 seniors, $32 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Fall Foliage Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Tobyhanna to the highest railroad station on the DL&W mainline along with a walk to a working ice house. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Oct. 9 with an 11 a.m. departure and 3 p.m. return. $34, $29 seniors, $22 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Drive-In Cruise and Movie, a Wednesday-night car cruise followed by a movie. Circle Drive-In, 1911 Scranton/Carbondale Highway, Dickson City. Oct. 12 with cruise at 5 p.m. and movie ($5) at dusk. 570-489-5731.

NEPA Blogcon, the annual gathering of bloggers of all experience levels as well as those interested in marketing, social media, creativity, leadership and branding. Penn State Worthington, 120 Ridgeview Drive, Dunmore. Oct. 15. Info at nepablogcon.com.

Fall Foliage Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Delaware Water Gap for fall activities and a tour of the historic town. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Oct. 16 with an 9 a.m. departure and 5 p.m. return. $54, $49 seniors, $32 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

Fall Foliage Train Excursion, a round trip from Scranton to Cresco for a visit to the restored train station with live music, a historic auto show and light refreshments. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Oct. 23 with an 11:30 a.m. departure and 4 p.m. return. $34, $29 seniors, $22 children. Reservations: 570-340-5204.

‘Antique and Classic Boat Society Show,’ the 26th annual exhibit of restored wooden watercraft on the docks of Grotto Marina at the entrance to Harveys Lake, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-592-7634.
http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_8.19-events-boat-show.jpg‘Antique and Classic Boat Society Show,’ the 26th annual exhibit of restored wooden watercraft on the docks of Grotto Marina at the entrance to Harveys Lake, 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 20. 570-592-7634.

‘The Heritage Explorer Train,’ a round trip from Scranton to Carbondale’s Pioneer Days Ethnic Heritage Festival, sponsored by the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 20 with an 10 a.m. departure and 4 p.m. return. $5, $4 seniors, free for age 12 and younger. Tickets available at all Lackawanna County libraries. Reservations: 570-348-3003.
http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_8.19-events-Heritage-Explorer-Train.jpg‘The Heritage Explorer Train,’ a round trip from Scranton to Carbondale’s Pioneer Days Ethnic Heritage Festival, sponsored by the Lackawanna Heritage Valley Authority. Steamtown National Historic Site, 300 Cliff St., Scranton. Aug. 20 with an 10 a.m. departure and 4 p.m. return. $5, $4 seniors, free for age 12 and younger. Tickets available at all Lackawanna County libraries. Reservations: 570-348-3003.

Lake-Lehman Band Students will sponsor the 32nd annual Back Mountain Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, with food, games, a flea market and more. Luzerne County Fairgrounds, off Route 118, Dallas. Aug. 21 with vehicle registration at 8 a.m. and show at 10 a.m. Info at lakelehmanbandsponsors.com.
http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_8.19-Events-LL-Car-Show.jpgLake-Lehman Band Students will sponsor the 32nd annual Back Mountain Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show, with food, games, a flea market and more. Luzerne County Fairgrounds, off Route 118, Dallas. Aug. 21 with vehicle registration at 8 a.m. and show at 10 a.m. Info at lakelehmanbandsponsors.com.
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