Around Town

Native Plant Sale At its annual Native Plant Sale in June, Brodhead Watershed Association will give gardeners what they asked for: beautiful and environmentally responsible flowers and shrubs, with even more variety and inventory than in previous years. T (read more)

What's Happening

To have your school, church or nonprofit social event in “What’s Happening,” email: poconotimes@timesshamrock.com. Exact dates must be listed. NO EVENTS WILL BE TAKEN BY PHONE. EVENTS ARE PRINTED ON A SPACE AVAILABLE BASIS. Deadline — noon on Friday for t (read more)

Quiet Valley reawakens

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Quiet Valley’s 30th annual Farm Animal Frolic will be held Saturday and Sunday, May 26-27, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Visitors will meet the baby farm animals up close and personal. See kid goats and lambs frolicking about. Chic (read more)

Celtic Fest at Shawnee

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The sights and sounds of the Emerald Isle and the Scottish Highlands will be on display at the Shawnee Celtic Festival at Shawnee Mountain Ski Area on May 26-27, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. The main stage under the huge festival tent will be home to non-stop Celtic (read more)

New fields coming

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East Stroudsburg University (ESU) of Pennsylvania, the Stroud Township Board of Supervisors, Stroudsburg Little League and the ESU Foundation broke ground for new baseball and softball fields at the ESSA & Hughes Field Complex at Creekview Park. The enhan (read more)

Beware the spotted lanternfly

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Have you heard of the newest destructive pest, the spotted lanternfly (SLF)? To educate those possibly affected by it and to combat the spread of this insect, the Pike County Conservation District and the nonprofit Northern Tier Hardwood Association will (read more)

Auxiliary auction a success

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More than 50 volunteers and 65 donors helped raise funds during the annual auxiliary auction hosted by the Auxiliary of Lehigh Valley Hospital-Pocono. During the four-day event which, was held at the East Stroudsburg University’s Digital Media Technology (read more)