at the following locations:
Gay's True Value
Wyoming County Press Examiner
Endless Mountains Nature Center
Purkey's Pink Apple
Peoples Neighborhood Bank (Meshoppen)
Or call Jennifer at 570-851-7808,
or any of the EMNC's Board Members
No outside food or drinks
Jennifer Noone, chair
Jessica Fasulo, volunteers
Laureen Maloney, vendors & exhibitors
Amber Zygmunt, food
Scott Myer, support
Bernie Ostrowsky, car show
Saturday, June 9, 2012 — 10 am to 4 pm (rain or shine)
Lazy Brook Park on Rte. 6, east of Tunkhannock, PA
Creatures of the Night
presented by Pocono Wildlife Center
Meet a variety of owls, a flying squirrel, an oppossum, and a skunk. Two opportunities to discover amazing facts about these secretive critters!
Mammals of NEPA
presented by Second Chance Wildlife
Meet the furry animals who share this beautiful part of the world with us.
ZooMobile from Ross Park Zoo in Binghamton, NY
Get up close and actually touch some of the live 5 or 6 live reptiles, birds, and mammals. Ask the Educators questions about these beautiful education animals, that you've always wanted to know.
Skin and Scales Reptiles
with Leo Spinner
Featuring a variety of snakes and reptiles.
Antique, classic, and custom cars to view and ask the owners about.
Fun & Miscellanies
- Crafts for children
- Several silent auctions run throughout the day
- Art & craft vendors with wildlife paintings, photography, jewelry, clothing, and much more.
- Information exhibits by local groups and nonprofits
Hot and cold food, homemade baked goods, cold drinks! The EMNC volunteers will be serving delicious food all day.
- Inside Out — Classic Rock
- Coal Town Rounders — Bluegrass
Schedule of Activities:
10:30 am — Bird Walk with bird watcher Joe DeMarco, Endless Mountains Nature Center. Discover some of the area's flying jewels.
11:00 am — Tree Walk & Talk with urban forester Vinnie Cotrone, Luzerne County Cooperative Extension. He'll share some tips on choosing the best trees for your home and yard.
1:00 pm — Lyme Disease with Robin Lynn, Endless Mountains Lyme Disease Support Group. Hear about the difficulties in diagnosing Lyme disease and how to find help.
3:00 pm — Butterfly Gardens with Rebecca Lesko, Endless Mountains Nature Center. Attracting butterflies to your window or yard requires the right plants. Find out which plants are best for nectar and as hosts.
Time TBA — Sustainable Community Agriculture with Dave Sechrist, Native Lands Farm. Learn about this expanding source of local and environmentally-friendly produce.
2012 Vendor & Non-Profit Booths:
Embroidery items. Handcrafted wooden animal planters.
Tunkhannock Junior Women's Club · Jacquelyn Butler
Ticket booth for Taste of Tunkhannock basket raffle. All proceeds benefit local charities, non-profit organizations, and community programs.
Endless Mountains Lyme Disease Support Group · Robin Lynn
Hear about the difficulties in diagnosing Lyme disease and how to find help.
Sub Zero Concessions
Fresh-squeezed all natural lemonade.
Country Girl Kettle Corn
Fresh-popped kettle corn in a variety of flavors.
Silpada Designs · Amber Vadovic
Sterling silver jewelry.
Susquehanna Stepping Stones · Karen Bartosiewicz
Painted rocks, car quilts, pillows, dog beds and cat beds.
Repair and restoration of fishing reels. Sales of rods, reels and lures.
Endless Mountains Nature Center Gift Shop
Pileated Woodpecker ($1,000 – $2,499)
American Kestrel ($250 – $499)
• K&K Tire Barn
Eastern Bluebird ($100 – $249)
• Charles H. Corby & Sons Excavating, Inc.
• H&D Waste Services hdwaste.com
• Kevin Kitchnefsky Foundation helpkevinwalk.org
• Kintner Modular Homes, Inc. www.kmhi.com
• M&W Environmental Consulting
• The Maloney Family
• Peoples Neighborhood Bank www.peoplesnatbank.com
• Purkey's Pink Apple
• Tunkhannock Auto Mart www.tunkhannockautomart.net
• Sarah L. White