Events Listings: June 14 to 20

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Marco Benevento will perform on June 16 at the River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains Township.
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THIS WEEK: June 14 to 20

Audubon Society Annual Banquet, an evening of appetizers, buffet dinner, beverages and a program on eagles with an appearance by Renshaw, an injured bald eagle who was rehabilitated by the Carbon County Environmental Education Center. Appletree Terrace, Newberry Estate, Pioneer Avenue, Dallas. 6 p.m. June 14. 570-479-0400.

Revenge of the Curry Show, a DIY punk performance featuring: Vulturepeak; The Greater Victory; Inner Temple; Dreamers, Like Us; Condition Oakland; Derek Jolley. The parking lot of Curry Donuts, 178 S Pennsylvania Ave., Wilkes-Barre. 6 p.m. June 16. Free. For more information, go to

Adult Swim, an 18 to enter, 21 to drink night featuring performances by Black Tie Stereo and DJ Woogie. 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. June 16, Montage Mountain, 1000 Montage Mountain Rd., Scranton. $10 admission includes use of all water attractions. Waterpark season members free. 570-969-7669.

Grant Williams, Umbriel, Esta Coda, Family Animals and The Boneflowersa at the V-Spot, 906 Providence Rd., Scranton. 9 p.m. June 16. 570-963-7888.

Crookshanks, Talon Co., Ber Lynn, GlowNovember, Abicus and Vine St. 8 p.m. June 16 at the Otherside, 119 S Main St., Wilkes-Barre. 21+. $5. 570-970-9570.

Marco Benevento, pianist, at the River Street Jazz Cafe, 667 N River St., Plains. 8 p.m. June 16. $15, advance, $20 day of show. Purchase tickets at 570-822-2992.

Canaltown Walk-In Cinema, an outdoor walk-in movie night in partnership with Black and Brass Coffee Roasting Co. Silent movies from Chaplin, Edison, Kearon and Melies with live accompaniment. 8 p.m. June 16, 552 Main St., Spc. 3, Honesdale. 570-251-7713.

New York New York, A Taste of the Big Apple, A dance recital presented by the Joan Harris Centre intended to create the experience of the big city. Contemporary and classic. 6:30 p.m. June 16; 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. June 17. The F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 570-287-7977.

No Cover Summer Saturday, with musical performances by Bryan Banks and Anytime Soon. 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. June 17, Thirst T’s Bar & Grill, 120 Lincoln St., Olyphant. Free. 570-489-9901.

Wine and Dine Festival, sponsored by the Dallas Rotary Club, with the Dallas Area Fall Fair, Inc., features tastings of the finest wines from the Back Mountain and Endless Mountain areas and beyond. A variety of food and goods will be available for sale by area vendors and craftsmen, with live musical entertainment. Noon-6 p.m. June 17 at the Luzerne County Fairgrounds, Rt. 118, Dallas.

Barre at the Bar, hosted by Home Yoga and Barre at Sabatini’s Bottleshop & Bar, 1901 Wyoming Ave., Exeter, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. June 17. $20. Includes a one hour barre class taught by Katie Callahan, and two 10 oz. beers per person. Pre-register at 570-693-2270.

Grateful Roast’s One Year Anniversary, a birthday party at the Nanticoke coffee shop, Bdg C., 400 Middle Rd. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. June 17. Giveaways, raffles, prizes, games, coffee roasting demo, coffee sampling and a boil. Musical performances by Jow Nalepa, The Acoustic Duo and Echo Creek. Featuring the art of Vincent Bonitz. 570-285-5282.

Roots and Rhythm, a free music festival featuring Bruce Katz, Thomas Wynn and the Believers, No Good Sister and Larkin Poe. Central Park in Honesdale. 1:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 17. 570-253-2020.

DIY Solar Workshop, sponsored by Sustainable Energy Education & Development support. A free, hands-on, two-night workship for anyone interested in learning about solar energy. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. June 21 and 22, at the Wayne Conservation District in the Park Street Complex, 648 Park St., Honesdale. 570-253-0930.


The Ballroom Thieves, indie-blues trio to play acoustic, 8 p.m. June 24 at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., Hawley. $20 advance, $25 day of show. 855-795-7455.

Riley Loftus, performing 8 p.m. June 24 in the Sleepy Hollow Lounge inside Idle Hour Lanes, Business Rt. 6, Scranton-Carbondale Hwy, Dickson City. 570-489-7526.

Great Tastes of Pennsylvania Wine & Food Festival, will feature over 25 wineries, a beer tent, food and craft vendors, over-sized games, and three stages of live entertainment. Split Rock Resort, 100 Moseywood Rd., Lake Harmony. June 24 and 25. General admission costs $30. Visit for more information. 800-255-7625.

Tigers Jaw In Store Performance and Meet & Greet, at Gallery of Sound, 186 Mundy St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. June 26. Purchase Tigers Jaw’s new record, “Spin,” for priority entry with wristband. 570-208-2833.

Head Spell, Living Tradition (NJ) and Householder, at the Otherside, 119 S Main St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. June 27. $5. 570-970-9570.

Worn, Vow, Rest (MA), Inner Temple and Cheap Seats, at the Otherside, 119 S Main St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. July 14. $5. 570-970-9570.

Harmony Woods, Punk Hands and James Barrett, at the Otherside, 119 S Main St., Wilkes-Barre. 7 p.m. July 17. $5. 570-970-9570.

Blues Listening Room, hosted by Destination Blues, a project of The Exchange. A monthly live blues performance by regional musicians in an intimate setting, debuting 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. July 26 in the Exchange’s storefront art gallery at 24 E Main St., Bloomsburg. 570-317-2596.

Superhero Adventure, to raise money for homeless families with children, as part of the annual Stroudfest festival. Registered participants are invited to dress up as a superhero at the festival. The fundraiser will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 2nd, and will begin and end at the Family Promise kiosk on 7th street in downtown Stroudsburg. Registration is $10 for people, $5 for dogs. Children under three are free. 570-420-8589. Visit to register.

Marco Benevento will perform on June 16 at the River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains Township. Benevento will perform on June 16 at the River Street Jazz Cafe in Plains Township. Weekender file photo