THIS WEEK’s Events & More to Come

INFORMATION SUBJECT TO CHANGE

Confirm details, and dates & times at each venue’s website, or call them for more information.

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THROUGH SUNDAY APRIL 26

“WINTER” ON EXHIBIT AT THE ART FACTORY OF WHITE MILLS 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Multi-artist, multi-media installation on display throughout Winter and into Spring. Come see the local talent of these incredible artists!
THE ART FACTORY OF WHITE MILLS
White Mills – 736 Texas Palmyra Hwy.
(570) 251-1181 theartfactoryofwhitemills.com

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THRU TUESDAY APRIL 28

The Enchanted Forests Artwork by James Chesnick
Art exhibit at Pocono Center for the Arts and Shawnee Gallery featuring the works of James Chesnick. Through April 28th. Artist reception on Friday, April 3rd, 6:30-8pm.
THE SHAWNEE INN & GOLF RESORT
Shawnee-on-Delaware – 100 Shawnee Inn Dr.
PoconoCenterfortheArts.org

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FRIDAY thru SUNDAY MARCH 20 – 22

MILITARY APPRECIATION WEEKEND AT SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN
9:00 AM to 5:00PM
As a special “Thank You” to all active Military and their immediate family (spouses and children 18 years & under), receive FREE lift tickets and ski or snowboard rentals for any or all of the three day weekend. Plus, group lessons and SKIwee programs at a 50% discount and all Military and their immediate families are welcome to enjoy any two hours of snow tubing for only $17 per session all weekend. Valid active military picture ID, and valid dependent cards required.
SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN
East Stroudsburg – 401 Hollow Rd.
(570) 421-7231 shawneemt.com
Price: Free for active military and
dependents; 50% off for retired/reservists & families

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SATURDAY MARCH 21

MONROE WINTER FARMERS MARKET 9:00AM to 1:00PM
Variety of vendors offering quality produce, fresh baked goods, cheeses, honey, soaps, teas & more.
THE RENEGADE WINERY
Stroudsburg – 600 Main St.
monroefarmersmarket.com/winter

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SATURDAY MARCH 21

SALAMANDERS, FROGS & MORE 9:00 AM TO 12:00 PM
Join PEEC to explore breeding pools for salamanders, frogs, and egg masses. Nets and collection jars for gentle, closeup study provided. Wear boots & clothes that can get muddy or wet. Also takes place March 29 and April 18.
POCONO ENV. ED. CTR.
Dingmans Ferry – 538 Emery Rd.
(570) 828-2319 peec.org
Price: $5/person

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SATURDAY MARCH 21

INTRO TO FLY FISHING
9:00AM to 12:00PM
Equipment, casting, strategy, fly-tying, basic trout stream macro-invertebrate entomology, and local fishing will be covered and demonstrated.
KETTLE CREEK ENV. ED. CTR.
Stroudsburg – 8050 Running Valley Rd.
(570) 629-3061 mcconservation.org
Price: $8/non-members, $5/EE Center members and children under 12.
Pre-registration required by 3/20.

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SATURDAY MARCH 21

WOODCOCK WALK
6:30 PM TO 8:00 PM
Take a walk at PEEC in search of the mysterious woodcock and its spectacular springtime mating display. Bring a flashlight. Ages 10 and up.
POCONO ENV. ED. CTR.
Dingmans Ferry – 538 Emery Rd.
(570) 828-2319 peec.org

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SUNDAY MARCH 22

LITTLE BIG AIR COMPETITION 8:30 AM to 2:00PM
Open to skiers and riders of all ages and skill levels. A medium jump set up at the bottom of the Bushkill Trail. One-hour, jam-style session per age bracket to show off their best grabs and spins! ALL of the entry fees donated to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in the name of Cody Bensel, long-time Shawnee employee and advocate for the AFSP. Crazy costumes and outfits are encouraged.
SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN
East Stroudsburg – 401 Hollow Rd.
(570) 421-7231 shawneemt.com

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SUNDAY MARCH 22
SUNDAY NIGHT IS FAMILY NIGHT After 3:00 PM
Family fun on the slopes! 50% OFF night lift tickets, ski or snowboard rentals, or first-time beginners’ packages. Download & print the coupon here: shawneemt.com/tickets-rentals/
discounts-deals
SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN
East Stroudsburg – 401 Hollow Rd.
(570) 421-7231 shawneemt.com

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TUESDAY MARCH 24

SHAWNEE COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES
with JUGGERNAUT STRING BAND
7:00 PM TO 8:00 PM
Concerts feature different performers every week, are free to attend, family-friendly, and take place in the Main Lobby. Donations appreciated. Visit website to see a full list of performers.
THE SHAWNEE INN
Shawnee-on-Delaware – 100 Shawnee Inn Dr.
(800) 742-9633 shawneeinn.com

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TUESDAY MARCH 24

POUR AND SIP FUNDRAISER 5:45PM to 9:00PM
Led by local artist and PHLT board member, Elaine Madere, participants will learn 3 different techniques for pouring fluid acrylic paint to create beautiful, unique works of art. The price includes all that is needed to complete four projects, artist instruction, a glass of wine and light refreshments.
BRODHEAD CREEK HERITAGE CENTER
East Stroudsburg – 1539 Cherry Lane Rd.
(570) 424-1514 phlt.org
Price: $40 (Advance registration required)

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WEDNESDAY MARCH 25

BUS TRIP to see QUEEN ESTHER at the SIGHT & SOUND THEATRE – LANCASTER, PA
Set in the opulent yet perilous Persian Empire, QUEEN ESTHER is a captivating tale of beauty and bravery. Esther’s ordinary life changed forever when she was taken through the palace doors. With a crown on her head and a secret in her heart, can she find the courage to trust in God’s plan and believe that she was made for such a time as this? Experience one of the most riveting Bible stories of the Old Testament as it comes to life with magnificent sets, special effects and live animals in this brand-new, original stage production. Call One Stop Travel now for details about this amazing bus trip opportunity! In addition to the show, the trip includes a delicious lunch at Hershey Farm, plus time at gift shop nearby.
ONE STOP TRAVEL
Tannersville – 254 Stadden Rd.
(570) 620-1200 travel-onestop.com
Price: $169/person, includes bus ride,
lunch & show ticket

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THURSDAY MARCH 26

WILD TEAS WORKSHOP LED BY DON MILLER  7:00PM to 9:00PM
Participants will be able to make their own blend of herbal teas to sip during the workshop and also take a sample herbal tea blend home in a simple homemade tea bag. An informational wild teas/useful plants handout will be provided.
BRODHEAD CREEK HERITAGE CENTER
East Stroudsburg – 1539 Cherry Lane Rd.
(570) 424-1514 phlt.org
Price: $5 to cover materials

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FRIDAY THRU SUNDAY MARCH 27-29

NEPA FILM FESTIVAL
Three-day festival, now in its fourth year, continues to grow yearly and is dedicated to nurturing filmmakers from Northeast Pennsylvania and around the globe, as well as exposing local audiences to unique cinema. Opening night gala kicks off the weekend with cocktails, hors d’ouevres and sneak peeks of two films. On Saturday there will be an author event at Madam Jenny’s and on both Saturday and Sunday there will be a full day of films being shown at The Ritz Theatre & Performing Arts Center.
(570) 586-8191 NEPAfilmfestival.com

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SATURDAY MARCH 28

BREW AND CHILI FESTIVAL  12:00 PM TO 4:00 PM
Spend the day at Country Junction and sample the area’s best micro brews and some of the finest local homemade chili. And, cast a vote for your favorite! Have an awesome chili you’d like to enter? Head over to countryjunction.com/events for more information.
COUNTRY JUNCTION
Lehighton – 6565 Interchange Rd.
(610) 333-5354 countryjunction.com
Price: $10/person; $5/under 21 or just sampling chili

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SATURDAY MARCH 28

SCOUTS BSA BADGE FESTIVAL  9:30AM to 4:00PM
Bears work on completing the Bear Necessities while Webelos will work on their Castaway Badge. Scouts will work towards their Backpacker Merit Badge. Payment required at registration. Overnight accommodations w/ meals available. Space limited, call early!
POCONO ENV. ED. CTR.
Dingman’s Ferry – 538 Emery Rd.
(570) 828-2319 peec.org
Price: $25/scout

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SATURDAY MARCH 28

SIGNS OF SPRING   10:00AM to 11:00AM
Although March weather can be temperamental, signs of spring can be found. Explore several habitats at Kettle Creek and look for early spring flowers, wildlife happenings & more. Dress for the weather.
KETTLE CREEK ENV. ED. CTR.
Stroudsburg – 8050 Running Valley Rd.
(570) 629-3061 mcconservation.org
Price: $6/non-members, $4/children under 12. EE Center members free.

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SUNDAY MARCH 29

BRIDGE THE GAP: INTRO TO TENT CAMPING 10:00AM to 12:00PM
Learn all you need to know about camping! Basic shelters, common knots, and even how to build a fire. Great practice for future family vacations. Funding by William Penn Foundation.
POCONO ENV. ED. CTR.
Dingman’s Ferry – 538 Emery Rd.
(570) 828-2319 peec.org

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SUNDAY MARCH 29

SALAMANDERS, FROGS & MORE 9:00 AM TO 12:00 PM
Join PEEC to explore breeding pools for salamanders, frogs, and egg masses. Nets and collection jars for gentle, closeup study provided. Wear boots & clothes that can get muddy or wet. Also takes place March 29 and April 18.
POCONO ENV. ED. CTR.
Dingmans Ferry – 538 Emery Rd.
(570) 828-2319 peec.org
Price: $5/person

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TUESDAY MARCH 31

SHAWNEE COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES
with BILL FRYE on GUITAR 7:00 PM TO 8:00 PM
Concerts feature different performers every week, are free to attend, family-friendly, and take place in the Main Lobby. Donations appreciated. Visit website to see a full list of performers.
THE SHAWNEE INN
Shawnee-on-Delaware – 100 Shawnee Inn Dr.
(800) 742-9633 shawneeinn.com

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SUNDAY MARCH 22

COSTUME CARNIVAL DAY  9:00 AM to 5:00PM
It’s the 36th Annual Costume Carnival Day! Those in full costume will receive a FREE same day lift ticket. No need to wear costume while skiing. Costume parade and judging, followed by prizes awarded ins several categories.
SHAWNEE MOUNTAIN
East Stroudsburg – 401 Hollow Rd.
(570) 421-7231 shawneemt.com

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EVENT POSTPONED – CHECK BACK FOR NEW DATE!

ANNUAL ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE  Kicks off at 1:30 PM
Marching units, bands, non-profit groups, politicians and local businesses marching between Stroudsburg & East Stroudsburg, celebrating the life and works of Ireland’s St. Patrick. The parade kicks off at the Stroudsburg High School and finishes at Crystal Street in East Stroudsburg.
Stroudsburg to East Stroudsburg
poconoirishamericanclub.com

 

RECURRING EVENTS

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BREWERY TOUR 
Begins 12:30PM Daily
Want the full Barley Creek experience? Join them for a brewery tour! Offered every day at 12:30PM, with tastings for guests 21 and over. They’ll even arrange a special tour just for your and your group – contact them with your request. 
BARLEY CREEK BREWING COMPANY
Tannersville – 1774 Sullivan Trail
(570) 629-9399
barleycreek.com

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WAX HAND DIPPING 
10:00PM to 4:00PM Daily
Make a memory at House of Candles – ‘The Candle Shop Worth Finding!’ just minutes from The Crossings Outlets, on Route 715 near Henryville. Dip your hand in colorful layers of melted wax, creating a unique and personal memento to take home!
HOUSE OF CANDLES
Henryville – 3371 Route 715
(570) 629-1953
houseofcandles.com

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POTTERY DEMONSTRATIONS 
11:00AM Tuesday thru Friday
***Winter Hours by Chance or By Appointment – Call Ahead to Confirm***
Holley Ross makes their own fine quality products at their on-site factory. The free pottery demonstrations show the steps involved from mixing the clay, slipcasting, firing the pieces, to the finished product. Come watch how your gifts were made!
HOLLEY ROSS POTTERY
LaAnna – 167 Route 191
(570) 676-3248
holleyross.com