Greetings!

You and your congregation are welcome to join with us on Easter Sunday for Sunrise Service at 7:00 AM.    I have attached a flyer for your use.

If you are planning to stay for the breakfast following, kindly call for reservations at the bottom of the flyer.

Blessings!

Major James C. Kisser, Jr.  CFRE THE SALVATION ARMY Assistant Administrator - Ladore Lodge & Conference Center 398 South Street - PO Box G Waymart, PA  18472 (570) 488-6129

"Justum Perficito Nihil Timeto" ******************************************************************   ­­  

April 21, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Community Breakfast Following Service

Suggested Donation: $3.50 Adult Children 4-12 $2.00

Call ahead for breakfast reservations 570-488-6129

On Saturday, May 4th, 2019 from 7:30 to 9 pm, all are welcome to We Are Not Saints: A Queer NEPA Comedy Benefit at the Act Out Theatre (150 E Grove St, Dunmore, PA 18510). Featured acts to include headlining comedians Felon O'Reilly, Ian Harvie, and Sarah Hyland-Rosenstein. Tickets are available online for $20 or $25 at the door. Proceeds benefit the 501c3 nonprofit Queer NEPA Cares. Al Joyce aka Felon O’Reilly, is a professional Recovery Stand-Up Comedian and Motivational Speaker. Felon constantly creates original work based on his unique experiences involving life on the streets, crime, alcohol and substance abuse. Felon O’Reilly has performed throughout the country at recovery events; AA Conventions, Treatment Centers, and Correctional Centers. For Al Joyce, his true dedication and passion lie in working directly with fellow addicts and alcoholics as they struggle to get and remain clean and sober. It is his hope that many of misconceptions of and stigma surrounding the disease of addiction will be revisited by those with who shares his very personal, sometimes tragic, and often courageous and always humor filled story.   

Ian Harvie is an American comedian that toured for years with Margaret Cho as her opening act, then turned cross-country headliner and groundbreaking transgender comedian. Ian made his acting debut in as “Dale” in the Golden Globe and Emmy Award winning TV series Transparent. He has also appeared in Will & Grace, Young and Hungry, and Mistress.  An accomplished actress and comedian, Sarah Hyland has appeared on such seminal shows as MTV’s Punk'd and Mad TV. Trained at Second City (Chicago and Los Angeles) and Improv Olympic, Sarah is known for her committed character work. In addition to her “one woman show” being well received, her character videos continue to garner much attention, some of which have acquired millions of views on Youtube. Sarah performs comedy regularly around the country and continues to write and produce videos for some of her most loved characters La’Sarah, Kentucky Lightning, Gail, Martha Owens, and newest addition, Jiffy Lube Rick.

Queer NEPA is a progressive, grassroots LGBTQ organization dedicated to culture, community, and justice. For more information on We Are Not Saints: A Queer NEPA Comedy Benefit and how to purchase tickets online, please contact “info@queernepa.org”.

Scranton, PA- The Greenhouse Project and SEEDS are pleased to announce the second annual NEPA Green Fair & 5K Run / Walk on Saturday, April 27th at Nay Aug Park in Scranton to celebrate the environment.

The family friendly environmental celebration kicks off with a 5K run / walk at 9am and is followed by the Green Fair from 10am to 3pm. The NEPA Green Fair is a free festival featuring educational programs and demonstrations, children’s activities, vendors, local food, live music, nature walks, and yoga classes.

Runners and walkers can sign up at www.nepagreenfair.com/5k. Early registration is $25 and guarantees a free organic cotton t-shirt and giveaways. Any registrations after April 10th is $30 and t-shirts are first come, first served. Proceeds benefit two local nonprofits dedicated to a healthy environment: The Greenhouse Project and SEEDS of NEPA.

Free educational programs include Pocono Wildlife native animals, solar, gardening, detoxing your home and body, beekeeping, nature walks, and cooking demonstrations. St Francis University Energy Institute's mobile energy lab will showcase solar panels with battery storage, a biomass pellet stove, wall insulation demonstrations, and more. The Greenhouse Project will have plant sales, greenhouse tours, and composting demonstrations.

Sponsors include: Toyota of Scranton, PPL Electric, PA Sierra Club, Honesdale National Bank, Lackawanna College, Pure Suds Co, Backyard Alehouse, Wolfepack Urban Farms, and  Space Time Mead and Cider Works.

For updates, follow NEPA Green Fair on Facebook or at www.nepagreenfair.com. Interested vendors and volunteers can email nepagreenfair@gmail.com.