August 2016 Newsletter




In This Newsletter


UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS

FREE SEMINAR - Making Sense of your Dollars and Cents

KINDRED SPIRITS ARTS PROGRAMS

Black Bear Film Festival Workshop

Free Outdoor Classical Music Festival A first for Milford, PA

Middletown Community Health Fair

Open Auditions Christmas Around the World - Part 2

WMH Auxiliary “Billy Joel” Tribute Concert

Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Hosts ‘Yoga By The River’

Wally Lake Fest 2016: Returning Events Wally Lake Fest: August 26-28, 2016

Realty Executives 2nd Annual Charity Yard Sale

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) August Events – 2016

Delaware Highlands Conservancy Announces Free Community Picnic

Penn State Extension

4-H Summer Fun for Younger Children

DEP Accepting Applications for the 2016 Small Business Advantage Grants Grants will Fund Pollution Prevention and Energy Efficiency Projects

NPS Warns Visitors Not to Leave Valuables in Cars

Pocono Health Foundation Awards Over $150,000 in Community Grants and Scholarships

New Medical Leadership for Wayne Memorial Hospital

BLACK BEAR FILM FESTIVAL PRESS RELEASE

Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Chronic Disease Specialists

VetStock Revs Up For Area Veterans

The Settlers Inn Earns Wine Spectator Restaurant Award in 2016

SEEDS Hires 3 Local Students and Announces FREE Home Energy Assessments

Pocono Health System and Pocono Health Foundation Appoints New Board Members

Kate’s Wish Brings Comfort to Chemo Patients

2016 Scholarship Recipients

Managing Diabetes

MilfordMD Adds ThermiVa for Vaginal Rejuvenation

Family Heritage Life

Rodeo At Malibu Ranch

A Home Water and Septic System Workshop


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August 2016 NewsFlash


UPCOMING CHAMBER EVENTS

Wednesday, August 3rd 8:30a.m. Marketing / Membership Committee Meeting Pike County Chamber offices in Milford, PA

Tuesday, August 9th 5p.m. – 7p.m.
Networking Ev...
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FREE SEMINAR - Making Sense of your Dollars and Cents

How is your business doing financially?
How can you tell if you are on the right financial track?
Do you know your balance sheet from your income statement?

August 18th <...
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KINDRED SPIRITS ARTS PROGRAMS


Saturday, August6

CLASSICAL MUSIC CELEBRATION IN MILFORD, PA

Semi-spontaneous free event to highlight the beauty and ev...
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Black Bear Film Festival Workshop

Black Bear Film Festival is proud to announce its New York Actors Beginners Workshop with actor Robert Keiber on Saturday, August 6 at the Pike County Public Library, Milford, PA from 10am until noon....
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Free Outdoor Classical Music Festival A first for Milford, PA


The first-ever outdoor Classical Music Celebration in the historic town of Milford, PA, takes place August 6th, starting at noon. Various musicians and ensembles will perform on sidewalks, in ...
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Middletown Community Health Fair

AUGUST 6, 2016
4TH ANNUAL
HEALTH FAIR
***FREE ADMISSION***
Help us Kick off National Health Center Week

FEATURING: HEALTH INFO ...
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Open Auditions Christmas Around the World - Part 2

The Delaware Valley Choral Society begins its’ 9th season this fall with a concert entitled “Christmas Around the World - Part 2” featuring carols of nearly every continent on earth. If you ever wante...
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WMH Auxiliary “Billy Joel” Tribute Concert


If you’re in the “mood for a melody,” the Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary is inviting you to enjoy the songs of “Piano Man” Billy Joel with tribute artist Pat Farrell and the Cold Spring Ha...
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Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River Hosts ‘Yoga By The River’

Join us for FREE yoga sessions, to celebrate the National Park Service’s Centennial.

BEACH LAKE, PA – Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River is excited to present a new program th...
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Wally Lake Fest 2016: Returning Events Wally Lake Fest: August 26-28, 2016


Preparations for this year’s Wally Lake Fest are in full swing. The highly anticipated three-day festival from August 26-28 celebrates ultimate fun on beautiful Lake Wallenpaupack as well as i...
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Realty Executives 2nd Annual Charity Yard Sale

SATURDAY AUGUST 27TH & SUNDAY AUGUST 28TH

404 W. Harford St, Milford~ Rain or Shine

All proceeds to benefit Safe Haven & Pike County Humane Society

Drop of...
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Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) August Events – 2016

538 Emery Road
Dingmans Ferry, PA 18328

For Further Information: 570-828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org
Pre-registration is requested until otherwise noted.


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Delaware Highlands Conservancy Announces Free Community Picnic

The Delaware Highlands Conservancy is pleased to announce a free community event, Saturday August 27, 2015 from 12pm-4pm in Sullivan County. The Conservancy’s annual picnic celebrates our local commun...
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Penn State Extension

8/1/16 – ServSafe Food Safety Management Certification Course, August 1 (9:00 AM - 4:00 PM) and August 8 (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM; exam begins at 1:00 PM), Penn State Worthington Campus, 120 Ridgeview Dr, ...
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4-H Summer Fun for Younger Children

Summer is a time for kids to have fun and try something new. There are two fun 4-H events, coming in August, that are open to children age 5-8 (as of January 1st) in Pike and Monroe County. They wil...
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DEP Accepting Applications for the 2016 Small Business Advantage Grants Grants will Fund Pollution Prevention and Energy Efficiency Projects

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced today the availability of up to $1,000,000 of grant funding in the 13th year of the Commonwealth’s Small Busine...
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NPS Warns Visitors Not to Leave Valuables in Cars



Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area Superintendent John J. Donahue announced that park rangers are actively investigating several thefts from vehicles that happened within the...
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Pocono Health Foundation Awards Over $150,000 in Community Grants and Scholarships


East Stroudsburg, PA (July 6, 2016) –Pocono Health Foundation recently celebrated its 24th Annual Grant Reception to award over $150,000 to various community organizations and local students.<...
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New Medical Leadership for Wayne Memorial Hospital



Wayne Memorial Hospital welcomed new leadership for its medical staff this month: Denise Viola, DO steps up to the presidency and James Arscott, DO, is now the vice president. The tw...
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BLACK BEAR FILM FESTIVAL PRESS RELEASE



What’s New at Black Bear Film Festival? LOTS!

Sub: New Director Outlines 6 New Initiatives for 2016

“Everyone keeps asking us, ‘What’s new at Black Bear F...
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Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Chronic Disease Specialists


Top 2016 Health Needs Survey
Mental/behavioral health, substance abuse, programs for grandparents raising grandchildren, tick-borne diseases and chronic disease specialists were among t...
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VetStock Revs Up For Area Veterans


The Fourth of July holiday proved to be a banner weekend for area veterans’organizations as VetStock teamed up with two of our area’s premier attractions – the Hamlin Speedway and the Malibu D...
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The Settlers Inn Earns Wine Spectator Restaurant Award in 2016



––The Settlers Inn Among 3,595 Winners;
Full 2016 Dining Guide Revealed in Wine Spectator’s August Issue––

Hawley, PA (July 7th, 2016) — The Settlers Inn has been...
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SEEDS Hires 3 Local Students and Announces FREE Home Energy Assessments


SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education and Development Support) has hired 3 area students who will be learning about energy efficiency, and helping residents of Wayne and Pike Counties save money...
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Pocono Health System and Pocono Health Foundation Appoints New Board Members


East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania (July 13, 2016) – Pocono Health System and the Pocono Health Foundation welcome its newly appointed board members.

“We welcome Carolyn M. Bortz, D...
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Kate’s Wish Brings Comfort to Chemo Patients



“This really is nice!” said Wayne Memorial Chemotherapy patient Lesley Scott, Milford, of the socks inside a Kate’s Wish for Wellness Chemotherapy Comfort Bag. One-hundred-eleven bags...
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2016 Scholarship Recipients



The Dime Bank has awarded scholarships to four students from Wayne Highlands, Wallenpaupack Area, Delaware Valley, and Carbondale Area school districts based on their academic and lead...
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Managing Diabetes


(Honesdale, July 14, 2016)...Are you one of the 29 million Americans living with diabetes? According to the American Diabetes Association, there is no cure for diabetes, but it can be managed...
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MilfordMD Adds ThermiVa for Vaginal Rejuvenation

MilfordMD Cosmetic Dermatology Surgery & Laser Center has added nonsurgical vaginal rejuvenation with ThermiVa to its portfolio of cosmetic enhancement and rejuvenation options.

The tre...
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Family Heritage Life

Family Heritage Life is the premier provider for supplemental insurance specializing in Cancer and Cardiac disease. Statistically, Cancer affects 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women. Heart disease is the LEAD...
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Rodeo At Malibu Ranch



Championship rodeos at the Malibu Dude Ranch are held every Saturday night through the Labor Day weekend. Gates open at 5:30 p.m. and rodeo begins at 7 p.m. rain or shine.

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A Home Water and Septic System Workshop

Did you know that wells and springs provide a large percentage of the water supply to residents of the Pocono counties? In addition, many residents also rely on on-lot septic systems to treat and dis...
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