July 4, 2014
High 9.7 - 12
Medium High 7.3 -9.6
Medium Low 4.9 - 7.2
Low Medium 2.5 - 4.8
Low 0 - 2.4
Pen Argyl - July, 2014
MTD: 1.14 Normal: 4.65
Pen Argyl Happenings
Few updates on some Weona Park items:·
1. Making your home more energy efficient
2. Having trouble paying your gas or electric bill
3. In danger of losing your home to foreclosure
4. Interested in learning how to buy a home
5. Having trouble purchasing food for your family
6. Interested in starting your own businesses.
State and Local Police
Farmer and keen cyclist Keith Chapman from Harrogate paints his sheep in Tour de France jersey colors ahead of the start of Le Tour in Yorkshire this weekend
Make the most of summer:
June 24 - July 10 ........
Summer Swimming Lessons
Summer Swim Lessons for children ages 3 years and older will be held at Bangor Memorial Park Pool, June 24th through July 10th. Classes will run on Tuesday and Thursday mornings. Rain-day make ups will be, July 15th and 17th. Children will learn the fundamentals of swimming, and have fun while doing it.
Swim lesson registration will be available online at www.greatervalleyymca.org/slate-belt.
Barn Hunt Dog Benefit
It's time for the dogs to have some fun! You don't need any experience to give the new sport of Barn Hunt a try. Big or small, pure bred or good old All American - dogs dig, tunnel and climb through bales of straw to find stuff. It makes for a rollicking good time for everyone!!
On July 5 at the American Legion, 201 E. 5th Street, East Stroudsburg we will have a Barn Hunt to benefit Pocono Animal Welfare Society. You can find an entry form at the PAWS website (fill it out and save time) or show up at 9:30 am on July 5th where we will take entries until our limit of 100 runs is reached. Entries are $10 each.
Food will be available for purchase and you can then take your dog for a romp on the trails of Zacharias Pond Park.
For more info you can email Rteets@ptd.net or call Robin at 570 476-1950
Dante Pavan Playing at East Bangor UMCC
The East Bangor United Methodist Community Church welcomes Dante Pavan, violinist, who will offer special music at the 9:10 a.m. worship service on Sunday, July 6th.
The service begins with a hymn-sing. (Visit every Sunday from 11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. for free personal care items.) The church is located at 136 W. Central Ave. (Rt. 512), East Bangor, PA.
For more info., call 610-588-4453 or visit ebumc.org.
Free Picnic Dinner at East Bangor UMCC
The East Bangor United Methodist Community Church welcomes you to a FREE Picnic Dinner on Sunday, July 6th, from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m., featuring hot dogs, burgers and BBQ.
The church is located at 136 W. Central Ave. (Rt. 512), East Bangor, PA. (Visit every Sunday from 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for free personal care items.) Questions? call 610-588-4453.
Boomer's Angels Pet Adoption Day
On Sunday, July 6 come to Tractor Supply, Route 209, Brodheadsville from 11- 2, to meet some of the beautiful loving dogs that Boomer's Angels have for adoption!
Boomer's Angels Rescue & Care is a new group in Northeast Pennsylvania that rescues and rehomes dogs, cats, bunnies and critters. To find more information, visit www.BoomersAngels.com and find us on Facebook. Call (570) 350-4977..
Safe Haven Pet Adoption Day
Safe Haven Pet Rescue will hold an adoption day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, July 6, 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.
Safe Haven Pet Rescue is a small group of dedicated volunteers from the West End of the Poconos who save highly adoptable dogs from high kill and overcrowded shelters and finds them loving homes. Shelter killing is the number one cause of dog deaths and Safe Haven has saved more than 700 lives so far.
Safe Haven Rescue needs volunteers to help with adoption days, fundraising, transporting dogs to vets and groomers and fostering homeless dogs until they find their forever homes. Help save homeless dogs.
For more information about Safe Haven, and to find a list of dogs available for adoption and adoption applications, please visit www.SafeHavenPa.org . Contact Safe Haven at SafeHaven@epix.net. Join Safe Haven Pa on Facebook.
Walking Purchase to Walking Bridge
The Slate Belt Heritage Center will hold their monthly historic presentation on Thursday, July 10th At 7:00 PM. Speaker for the evening will be local historian Walter Emery whose title will be: Mt. Bethel and Portland.
"Walking Purchase to Walking Bridge". Mr. Emery will include information and pictures on the origin of the name Mt. Bethel as well as industries and means of transportation.
The Heritage Center is located at 30 North 1st Street, Bangor, PA. For additional information contact Karen Brewer @ 610-588-8615
Jacobsburg Environmental Education Center
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