December 22 2011

Press Release: Upcoming Events!

Visitors to the Wayne County Historical Society museum, research library and shop are greeted by Rachel Bakota (l)and Kay Stephenson.

TUESDAY, August WCHS Speakers' Bureau presents "The Irish Experience in Wayne County," by Gene Tagle, author of the book of the same name. Damascus Historical Society, 7 pm. Free.

NEED A SPEAKER FOR YOUR REUNION, EVENT OR MEETING? Contact Gloria McCullough at 570-253-3240 or

THURSDAY, August Wayne County Genealogy Group meeting.. This month's "Names." 4:30 pm, WCHS, 810 Main St., Honesdale. Beginners and experienced researchers welcome. Free.

SATURDAY, August "Sex Please, We're Sixty," play at the Ritz Company Playhouse to benefit the Wayne County Historical Society. Tickets $12 from WCHS, 810 Main St., Honesdale or at a special table at the box office the night of the performance.

SUNDAY, August Bethel School Open House 1-4 pm. Special presentation at 2 Carol Henry Dunn will speak about one-room schools in Wayne County. This is the last chance to visit this historic one-room school until next year. Free

SATURDAY, September Old Stone Jail Open House. 10 am to 1 pm. Free.

WEDNESDAY, September "Tastes of Wayne: First Wednesdays" at Tick Tocks, 760 Terrace St., Honesdale. Call 253-3733 for reservations, enjoy a great meal and support your historical society!

As always, the museum and research library will be open from 10 am to 4 pm Wednesday through Saturday and the museum is open on Sunday from noon to 4 pm.