“Goods From The Woods” is the focus of the tenth annual Festival of Wood at Grey Towers National Historic Site in Milford, PA on Saturday, August 2 and Sunday, August 3. This family-friendly and free event offers a variety of activities that demonstrate the many ways we use and enjoy wood in our everyday lives.
The passionate guitarists of Incendio take The Mauch Chunk opera House Stage, located at 14 W. Broadway in Jim Thorpe PA, on Friday, August 1st at 8:00 p.m.
Capture a raging firestorm – the music of Incendio! Over the last decade, this Latin guitar world fusion group has committed a unique alchemy of composition, technique and performance to seven critically acclaimed international CD releases. At the heart of every track is the bold, romantic Spanish guitar, its timeless sound recast in powerful modern arrangements. Seductive melodies are set next to explosive improvisatory journeys, as they perform over 130 shows nationally across the United States every year, and are renowned for their onstage energy and technical prowess.
Thursday, July 31 through Sunday August 3 at Mountain View Park, Wind Gap, (610) 838-3015 or (215) 536-8711, www.afbawindgap.org. Click on link for a list of amazing acts as the grace the stage in this popular four day rhythm fest with various food and other vendors on site.
Tuesday, July 29: Butterflies and What Interesting Lives They Lead, Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center in Bartonsville, (570) 629-3061, www.mcconservation.org. Kids age 4-6 come enjoy this wonderful program with mom or dad from 10 to 11 a.m. Cost is $3 for E.E. members and $5 for non-members. Pre-registration required.
The West End Park & Open Space Commission will host the 19th Annual Art in the Park Show & Sale along with a FREE Concert featuring Riverside Rhythm Swing Band and Adam Jacob on Sunday, July 27 starting at Noon at the Chestnuthill Township Park, 221 Route 715-Brodheadsville. ARTISTS…Still time to register!! FMI and Artists interested in Registering, please call (570) 992-9733 or email@example.com. Come out and see some wonderfully talented individuals.
The Kiwanis Club of the Poconos — Daybreak Proudly presents Lizanne Knott, Jesse Terry, Tom Hampton, Bob Beach. All proceeds to benefit the VALOR project for Homeless Veterans Assisted Living in Jonas.
~“Absolutely gorgeous music. We’ve rarely had as big a reaction to any artist in recent years that we’ve had for Lizanne Knott.” Bob Harris BBC2
~ As a young artist, (Jesse) Terry would fit right in with the songwriters of the 1960s and ’70s. Listening to his music, it’s easy to imagine hearing his songs on the radio in between cuts by Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Jackson Browne and Joni Mitchell.
- Jay Smith - Pollstar.com
Safe Haven Pet Rescue will hold an adoption day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 27, at Tractor Supply, Rte. 209, Brodheadsville.
Safe Haven will have many young dogs available for you to meet and get to know. Safe Haven requires a pre-adoption application with references and a home visit prior to adoption.
Ice Cream Festival at St. John’s Church
826 Mahoning Drive West, Lehighton. Saturday, July 26th from 3-8pm. Ice Cream, Sundaes, Root Beer Floats, Funnel Cake, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Picnic Food, & More. Try our Pulled Pork Sundae! Bake Sale & Basket Raffle. Free Music Entertainment. Kids Activities
Turning 21 is a big deal when it happens to you. Watching two members of the McLovins — guitarist Justin Berger and bassist Jason Ott — reach that age feels downright odd. They were just teenagers when, in 2008, they blasted a video of themselves doing Phish's "You Enjoy Myself" onto YouTube, grabbing eyeballs and earning ink in Rolling Stone.
St. Paul's Lutheran Church
Old Stage Road & Route 534, Albrightsville. Saturday - July 26th - 4 pm to 6 pm. 1/2 BBQ Chicken, Baked Potato, Corn on the Cob, Cole Slaw & Homemade Desserts. Call for tickets: 570-722-3311 prior to July 22nd. Come enjoy good food and fellowship