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June 22 thru July 5, 2013 Great Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine and Food Festival ...........................5 Experience Motown the Musical! ...........................................................10 Sparks will Fly: Fireworks Displays in the Poconos ..............................15 Ehrhardt’s Celebrates 70 Years ..............................................................19 This Week in History ...............................................................................34 Delaware Water Gap Founder’s Day Celebration................................39 COMING EVENTS .................... 4 ART & HISTORY ..................... 18 ATTRACTIONS ....................... 36 DINING ................................ 29 ENTERTAINMENT ................... 17
LODGING ............................. 35 POCONO MAP ...................... 20 PROFESSIONALS & SERVICES ... 32 SHOPPING ............................ 8 SPORTS ............................... 22
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Now thru August 12: Clymer Library’s Summer Reading Program, Clymer Library, 115 Firehouse Road, Pocono Pines, (570) 646-0826, www. clymerlibrary.org. Dig into reading this summer with Clymer Library’s Summer Reading Program! Clymer Library provides a safe, quiet and comfortable place to bring your children. It is also an ideal place to check out books and movies, use the internet, and enjoy programming for both children and adults. Free of charge! Now thru September 1: I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change, The Shawnee Playhouse, River Road, Shawnee-on-Delaware, (570) 4215093, www.theshawneeplayhouse. com. This romantic musical comedy is a hilarious tribute to those who have loved, lost and fallen for romance! Recommended for mature audiences only. Tickets: $28/adults, $25/seniors and $15/ children. See website for show times and details. Now thru September 28: The Coolbaugh Township Historical Association Announces Extended Museum Hours, The Bi-Centennial (Continued on Page 6)
The 23 Annual Great Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine & Food Festival Split Rock Resort, along with the Pennsylvania Wine Association, will present the 23rd Annual Great Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine and Food Festival on Saturday and Sunday, June 22 and 23, 2013. The event will be held on the grounds of Split Rock Resort in the beautiful Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. Open to the public from noon to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, the festival will feature continuous live music on three separate stages, a wide selection of food and craft vendors, and representatives from more than 30 of Pennsylvaniaâ€™s finest wineries. Advance tickets are available for $25. Tickets purchased on the day of the event cost $29. Designated drivers and guests under age 21 will be admitted for $8. Group rates are available for parties of 25 or more. For festival tickets and information, call (800) 255-7625 or visit www.greattastesofpennsylvania.com. Split Rock Resort will offer accommodation packages for festival guests. For reservations and additional information, visit www.splitrockresort.com, or call (570) 722-9111. Split Rock Resort is located on Moseywood Road in Lake Harmony, Pennsylvania.
Coming Events (Continued from Page 4) Wine Tastings with Food Pairings Vineyard & Winery Tours
Museum at the Wills Mansion, The Tobyhanna Township Complex, Route 611, Tobyhanna, (570) 894-
Wine Gifts & Decor
Seating Limited, Reserve Soon!
Wednesday, September 4th
MOTOWN THE MUSICAL $169 / Person 5866 Neola Rd., Stroudsburg, PA (570) 619-0053 Info@MountainViewVineyard.com www.MountainViewVineyard.com Only 6 miles from the Crossings Premium Outlet
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Welcome to our authentic all-weather trolleys. Relax while our trained guides take you back h Indians d l settlers! l ! through history & many points of interest. Learn about the & early
4207. The Bi-Centennial Museum will be open to the public from noon to 4 p.m. on Saturdays through September 28. Regular hours are from 10 a.m. to noon on Mondays. This stately mansion houses displays on ice harvesting, area schools, the Civil War, local history and more. Saturdays thru August 31: Pocono Rodeo, Memorytown Resort, 432 Grange Road, Mount Pocono, (570) 839-1680, www.poconorodeo. com. 6 p.m. Rodeo events include barrel racing, team roping, bull riding, bareback riding and more! Pre-rodeo festivities include great food, live music and family-friendly activities. Parking is free. Saturdays thru Labor Day Weekend: Sangria Saturdays, Mountain View Vineyard, 5866 Neola Road, Stroudsburg, (570) 619-0053, www. mountainviewvineyard.com. Relax and unwind with fine wine and fabulous views at Mountain View Vineyard! The picturesque Pocono winery offers fresh sangria, salsa
7 DAYS A WEEK - 10 AM- 4 PM - RAIN OR SHINE ALSO! Enjoy Miniature Golf - Play all day one low price! Scenic Picnic Area - Pavilion - Food & Cody’s Gift Shop Exit 310 off I-80, Rt. 611S. (129 Main St.), Delaware Water Gap, PA 570 476-9766 s www.watergaptrolley.com
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7 and chips every Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. Sangria is available by the glass or carafe. See website for details. Saturdays thru October: Monroe Farmers’ Market, 827 Ann Street, Stroudsburg, (570) 420-0559, www.monroefarmersmarket.com. 8 a.m. to noon. Shop the finest local produce, plants, flowers, eggs, dairy, breads and baked goods, wines, coffee, soaps and more! See website for details. Weekends thru September: Vineyard and Winemaking Facility Tours, Mountain View Vineyard, 5866 Neola Road, Stroudsburg, (570) 619-0053, www.mountainviewvineyard.com. 1 and 3 p.m. on Saturdays and
BBEAUTY + BODY CO.
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Michael’s Carpet Custom Kitchen, Bath & Window Treatments For Free Estimates, Call 570 646-1502 or 800 650-1502 CUSTOM INSTALLATION: KITCHENS & BATHS COUNTER TOPS & BACKSPLASHES HARDWOOD, TILE, LAMINATE, VINYL & CARPET WINDOW TREATMENTS & AWNINGS Visit Our Website: michcarp.com Rt. 940, Pocono Park Pocono Lake Mon.-Fri. 9-5 Sat. 10-4
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Information is subject to change. American Candle, Route 611, Bartonsville, (570) 629-3388, americancandle.com. “More than just great candles”—candy, women’s accessories, jewelry, collectibles, home décor gifts and more! Swarovski, Jim Shore, Vera Bradley, Pandora, Dansko, Department 56 and others. Open daily. Ann Street Treasures, 920B Ann Street, Stroudsburg, (570) 807-5555, annstreettreasures.com. Antiques, home décor and accessories. Outstanding selection and services to help you find what you’ve been looking for! Open Thursday through Monday. Other times by appointment. Backroads Antiques, 3424 Rt. 715, Henryville, (570) 872-9990. “From the
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rare to the collectable, from primitive furniture to vintage glassware and everything in-between, uncover and discover what you think is extinct!” Blakeslee Animal Clinic, Dr. Andrew J. Church, Veterinarian, Route 940, Blakeslee, (570) 643-1084, blakesleevet.com. A full-service companion animal clinic providing comprehensive medical, surgical and dental care. Blakeslee Flea Market, Routes 940 & 115, Blakeslee, (570) 646-0943. Indoor and outdoor vendors offer everything from birdfeeders to baked goods and video games to vintage jewelry. Open Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bliss Beauty + Body Co., 6162 Paradise Valley Road, Cresco, (570) 839-0620, blissbeautyandbody.com.
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A full-service salon and spa offering expert hair and nail design, massage and body treatments, facials and more. On-site boutique features the finest products. Callie’s Candy Kitchen, Route 390, Mountainhome, (570) 595-2280, www.calliescandy.com. Fresh chocolate-covered strawberries, cream cheese and grapes; free samples. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Callie’s Pretzel Factory, Routes 191 & 390, Mountainhome, (570) 595-3257, www.calliescandy.com. Fresh soft pretzels made every day. Wide variety of hard pretzels, gourmet popcorn and other snacks. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Carlson’s Country Treasures, Route 940 Mini Mall, Blakeslee, (570) 6435395. Featuring hand-made gifts and original works of art. Exclusive dealer of Mountain Home Candles. Closed Mondays; call for hours. Closet Cases Consignment Boutique, Route 940, Pocono Lake, (570) 2629092, closetcases.net. Women’s apparel and accessories, artisan creations and fine collectibles. Accepting seasonal consignment. Cooks Tour, Route 390, Mountainhome, (570) 595-0370, cookstournepa.com. Wide selection of popular cookware and unique kitchen gadgets. Find great products from Cuisinart, Scanpan, Waring, All-Clad and others. Cooking classes and senior citizens’ discounts.
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The Village Quiltery
YOUR CREATIVE CONNECTION A Shop Hop for All of PA & NY! Receive a different FREE PATTERN when you visit the participating quilt shops. Collect the rows and create a unique quilt! No passports and no fees!
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9 Country Junction, 6565 Interchange Road (Route 209), Lehighton, (610) 377-5050, countryjunction.com. “World’s Largest General Store.” Home and garden accents, giftware, wines, antiques, pet supplies, seasonal goods and novelties. Service Team installs flooring, windows, doors, gutters, garages, siding, fencing and insulation. Pet-friendly. Open daily.
A complete supermarket with convenience, variety and great service.
shopping destination housing 250 barrels of candy. Shop collectibles, candles, home and yard décor, jewelry, giftware and more from John Medeiros, Lenox, Charming Tails and others. Open daily.
Everything & Anything, Liberty Plaza, Route 940, Pocono Lake, (570) 8561238. Offering “something for every member of your family.” Artistry, glassware, china, toys, clothes, baby (Continued on Page 11)
Dutch’s Shur Save, 1564 Route 507, Greentown, (570) 676-3373.
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Country Kettle, Business Route 209, Marshalls Creek, (570) 421-8970, country-kettle.com. A sweet Pocono
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Please wear comfortable shoes. See website for details. Tuesdays: Shawnee Market, The Grand Lawn of the Shawnee Inn and Golf Resort, River Road, Shawnee-on-Delaware, www. shawneeinn.com. 5 to 8 p.m.
Shawnee Market celebrates local products from local people every Tuesday evening. Events feature live music, local beer and community cheer. Market Grill opens at 5:30 p.m. Music starts at 7. Rain or shine. June 21-23: Pocono Mountains Bluegrass Festival, The G.D.S. Fairgrounds, Newfoundland, www.
poconobluegrassfestival.com. Rain or shine. June 22: Turtles of the Poconos, Monroe County Conservation District’s Environmental Education Center (MCEEC), 8050 Running Valley Road, Bartonsville, (570) 629-3061, www.mcconservation. org. 10 a.m. Join one of MCEEC’s (Continued on Page 16)
Experience Motown: The Musical! “Stunning!” — AP
“A Joy Ride!” — The New York Times
Experience the Tony Award-winning production that has critics singing out in praise! See Motown: The Musical on Broadway! Tannersville’s One Stop Travel will present a door-to-door Broadway bus excursion on Wednesday, September 4, 2013. Enjoy a memorable trip to New York City without the hassle of driving! The $169 ticket price includes round-trip transportation and admission to a matinee performance of Motown: The Musical. The bus departs at 7:30 a.m. and arrives on Broadway at approximately 9:30. Free time before the 2 p.m. matinee permits city sightseeing and dining. Seating is limited. For reservations and additional information, contact One Stop Travel at (570) 620-1200 or www.onestoptravelagency.net. One Stop Travel Agency is located at 254 Stadden Road, Suite 111 in Tannersville, Pennsylvania.
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Shopping (Continued ontinued from Page 9) items, jewelry, candles and much, much more! Call for hours. EZ Mountain Rustic Furniture, Route 611, Tannersville, (570) 629-0166, ezlogbeds.com. “Handcrafted rustic furniture made in the U.S.A.” Find beautiful bedroom and dining sets, lamps, futons, waterbeds, wildlife mounts, home accents and more. Open Monday through Saturday. The Glass Hat, Route 191 in Hamlin, (570) 689-4060, wpsada. com. Featuring two floors filled with glassware, antique oak and country furniture, collectibles, estate jewelry, pottery, kitchenware, Depression glass and more. Christmas Room. Open daily. The Gold Spot, 3400 Route 611 (Giant Plaza), Bartonsville, (570) 620-COIN, thegoldspotstore.com. Cash paid for gold, silver, currency, jewelry, estates, art, antiques, memorabilia, collectibles and more. Expert evaluation services. Open daily. Harvest Corners, Route 940, Pocono Pines, (570) 355-5885. Find beautiful spring flowers, annuals and hanging baskets. Summer items include local produce and hand-crafted treasures. Open daily. Holley Ross Pottery, Route 191, La Anna, (570) 676-3248, holleyross. com. Pottery showroom, gift shop
and studio producing original works including Weeping Gold Pottery. Find great deals on Fiestaware, China sets
and planters. Large selection of Polish Pottery. Call for hours. (Continued on Page 12)
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made at the Oldest Candle Shop of the Poconos! Selections include votives, jar candles, pillars and carved candles. Closed Sundays. Hutton Metalcrafts, Route 940, Pocono Pines, (570) 646-7778, copperlamps.com. Unique handcrafted metal works, copper lanterns and sculptures, fine pewter Christmas ornaments. Oil paintings on glass. Open Tuesday thru Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Closed Mondays. Jasmin Jewelers, Depue Plaza, Route 611, Tannersville, (570) 8729797, jasminjewelers.com. Familyowned and operated. Specializing in fine custom jewelry and expert repair. Lesh’s Leather, Route 611, Swiftwater, (570) 839-7349. Wide selection of leather gloves, belts, jackets, vests, wallets, novelties and more. Turquoise
(Continued ntinued from Page 11) House of Candles, Route 715, Henryville, (570) 629-1953, houseofcandles.com. See candles
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items, Stetson hats and moccasins. Closed Tuesdays. Maggie Mae’s Furniture & Mattresses, 864 Route 940, Pocono Lake, (570) 646-4888. Furniture, mattresses, accessories, gifts, new and used items and more! Delivery available. Open daily. Michael’s Flooring, Window, Kitchen & Bath Center, Route 940, Pocono Lake, (570) 646-1502, michcarp. com. One-stop shop for home improvements. Flooring, kitchen and bath remodeling, window coverings and more. Custom installation and free estimates. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, Highway 315, Wilkes-Barre, (888) 946-4672, mohegansunpocono. com. A must-visit Pocono destination offering great shopping, dining and entertainment. Specialty shops include
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13 Ruby Blue, Crossing Vineyards Wine & Cheese Shop and Marshall Rousso. Mountain View Vineyard, Neola Road, Stroudsburg, (570) 619-0053, mountainviewvineyard.com. Familyowned and operated Boutique Winery offering distinctive wine tastings, unique gift items and seasonal tours of the picturesque mountainside vineyard. Open Thursday through Sunday. See website for details. One Stop Travel, Pocono Peddlers Village, Tannersville, (570) 620-1200, onestoptravelagency.net. A full-service agency specializing in domestic and international travel. Offering seasonal bus trips to popular destinations. Patty the Poet, pattythepoet.net, (570) 730-5769. Providing heartfelt, personalized poems for special occasions. Published works available online and in stores. Find Patty on Facebook! Pocono Cheesecake Factory, Route 611, Swiftwater, (570) 839-6844, poconocheesecake.com. Experience â€œLove at First Biteâ€? at this Pocono landmark. Choose from a variety of gourmet cheesecakes and baked
goods made on the premises. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Poke-A-Nose Pottery, 3400 Route 611, Bartonsville, (570) 688-0044, pokeanosepottery.com. Paint your own pottery and make mosaics at this family-friendly studio! No experience or reservations necessary! Open daily with themed activities, camps, classes and other fun events scheduled
throughout the year. Party packages and shipping services available. Call for details. Quiet Man Bookshop, 1233 Route 390, Mountainhome, (570) 223-3565. New and used books and gift items. Open Thursday through Monday. Find us on Facebook! (Continued on Page 14) BACK IN TIME ... COME BROWSE IN OUR
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plants, trees, shrubs and more. Also a selection of herbs, bonsai, fairy garden supplies, and terrariums. Homemade baked goods on weekends. Open daily. Like us on Facebook! Second Story High-End Thrift, 756 Business Route 209, East Stroudsburg, (570) 420-9948. Find unique treasures at this high-end thrift boutique! Shop stunning designer apparel, accessories, shoes, bags, distinctive furniture, artwork and more! Silver Arrow Gallery & Gift Shop, Route 611, Tannersville, (570) 6190461, silver-arrow-gallery.com. Featuring unique, American-made gifts including jewelry, soaps, pottery,
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paintings, woodcrafts, and the largest selection of authentic Native American art in the Poconos. Skeeters Garden Center, Route 115 (just south of Route 940), Blakeslee, (570) 646-8550. “Your quality working greenhouse,” Skeeters Garden Center features an array of annuals, perennials, shrubs and flowering baskets plus lawn and garden supplies, pond plants, garden celestial wall plaques and more! Gift certificates. Helpful hints and information always available. Open Thursday through Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Wednesdays. Sorella Styles, 864 Route 940, Suite 6, Pocono Lake, (570) 643-0202. Pamper yourself with the finest beauty products and services at Sorella Styles! Specializing in an all-natural organic color line. Call for your appointment today! Walk-ins welcome. Starting Gate Action Sports, Route 209, Bushkill, (570) 588-4807, startinggateonline.com. Find great gear from top-selling brands including Burton, Salomon, K2, Volcom, O’Neill, Bonfire, North Face and more. Equipment rentals and services available. Theo B. Price Inc. Country Store, Route 390, Cresco, (570) 595-2501, theobprice.com. Crafts, gourmet coffee, animal feed, folk art, hardware, lumber and building materials. The Village Crafter’s Gallery, 2822 Route 611, Tannersville, (570) 6200039, thevillagecraftersgallery.com. Eight rooms full of creative gifts and handcrafts for any reason or season. Now offering lessons in pottery and jewelry-making! Closed Mondays. Call for details. Village Crafts & Collectables, Route 390, Mountainhome, (570) 5952515. A one-stop country store in the Poconos. Find gifts and rustic country décor, jewelry, seasonal items, fresh cut flowers, floral arrangements, wreaths and more! New items arrive each week. The Village Quiltery, 2959 Route 611, Suite 103, Tannersville, (570) 213-0889, thevillagequiltery.com. A lovely Pocono shop dedicated to the art of quilting. Find fabrics, tools, batting, rulers and much more. Long arm services offered. Closed Wednesdays. Call for details.
Sparks will Fly:
Fireworks Displays in the Poconos
By: Mitzi Miller, Contributing Writer
Pop. Pop. Pop. Bang! The night sky fills with dazzling sprays of lights; you breathe in the cool mountain air, and you know it’s the Fourth of July in the Poconos. The region offers some of the most impressive fireworks for Independence Day. Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark is holding their fireworks show on Saturday, July 6. Live entertainment starts at 5 p.m. Fireworks begin at 9:30. There is a $10 parking fee ($20 for buses) which will benefit the Pocono Township Volunteer Fire Company. No coolers or alcohol will be permitted in the waterpark. Rain date will be Sunday, July 7. Call (570) 629-1661 or visit www.camelbeach.com for more information. Dansbury Park The 12th annual American Freedom Festival is being held at Dansbury Park in East Stroudsburg on Thursday, July 4 from 3 to 11 p.m. Festivities include live entertainment and a free fireworks display. Fireworks begin at dusk. Dansbury Park is located on Day Street in East Stroudsburg. For more information, go to www.eastburgalliance.com. Honesdale Central Park Visit the beautiful Central Park of Honesdale on Wednesday, July 3 at dusk for a fireworks display. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a “true piece of Norman Rockwell’s America.” Festivities begin at 5 p.m. Fireworks begin at dusk. Rain date is July 6. For more information, call (570) 253-5492 or go to www.visithonesdalepa.com. Lake Wallenpaupack Lake Wallenpaupack’s annual fireworks show will be held on Thursday, July 4 (rain date July 5). Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:15 p.m. Parking will be available in the Wallenpaupack Area High School parking lot. The bleachers will be open to spectators at 7 p.m. 105.3 FM will broadcast patriotic music along with the show. Viewing is also available from the dike and by boat from the lake. For more information, go to www.lakeregioncc.com Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs Call (888) WIN-IN-PA or visit www.mohegansunpocono.com for times and details. Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs is located on Highway 315 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Mount Airy Casino Resort Mount Airy Casino Resort will present a fireworks display on Thursday, July 4 at 9 p.m. Tickets are free of charge. For more information, go to www.mountairycasino.com. Shawnee Mountain “The Best Show in the Poconos” fireworks display is being held at Shawnee Mountain on Friday, July 5. Festivities begin at 7 p.m. The display will begin at approximately 9 p.m. Admission costs $10 per car load. Proceeds benefit the Shawnee Volunteer Fire Company. Call (570) 421-7231 or visit www.shawneemt.com for more information. Skytop Lodge See sensational summer fireworks at Skytop Lodge! The Pocono resort will present a fireworks display on Friday, July 5 at 9:15 p.m. Admission is free. Concessions will be available for purchase. For details, visit www.skytop. com or call (570) 595-7401. Split Rock Resort Split Rock Resort will present a fantastic fireworks display on Friday, July 5 at 9:30 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, call (570) 722-9111 or visit www.splitrockresort.com.
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environmental educators for a program all about turtles! Cost: $5/ adults, $3/EE Center members and children under 12. Call to register. June 22: Summer Birding Hike, PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, Lake Wallenpaupack, (570) 253-7001, firstname.lastname@example.org. 10 a.m. Learn to identify the birds you will see around the lake this time of the year. Pass the osprey nest and take a stroll on the Wallenpaupack Creek Trail for bird watching. Registration is not required for this free program. June 22: Fae Day, The Village Crafterâ€™s Gallery, Route 611, Tannersville, (570) 620-0039, www. thevillagecraftersgallery.com. Noon to 4 p.m. Celebrate the enchanted world of fairies! There will be face painting, stories, visiting fairy artists, refreshments and more. See website for details. June 22: Childrenâ€™s Day, Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, Quiet Valley Road, Stroudsburg, (570) 992-6161, www.quietvalley. org. Bonnie and Elizabeth have planned a scavenger hunt, recess
games, crafts and lots of other fun all around the farm for children and their families. See website for times and details. June 22: Pocono Greyhound Adoption Meet & Greet, Country Junction, Route 209, Lehighton, (570) 856-0377, www. poconogreyhound.com. Noon to 3 p.m. June 22: Opening Day: Skytop Lodge Summer Camp: Camp in the Clouds, Skytop Lodge, One Skytop, Skytop, (570) 595-8925, www.skytop.com. Morning session is 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Afternoon session is 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. This fun-filled adventure camp, designed for kids ages three through ten, includes hayrides, fishing, rock climbing, tennis and more! Prices: $20/half day, $40/full. Call for details. June 22 & 23: Great Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine & Food Festival, Split Rock Resort, 100 Moseywood Road, Lake Harmony, (570) 722-9111, www. splitrockresort.com. Noon to 6 p.m. This two-day outdoor festival features continuous entertainment on three stages, fantastic food vendors, and representatives from over 30 of Pennsylvaniaâ€™s finest wineries! Accommodation Open Thurs. - Mon. Noon to 6PM By Appointment or Chance All Other Times
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