Visit the Cooperative Farmers Market in Scranton (900 Barring Avenue). The successful Scranton farmers market has been around for more than 75 years. This is strictly a grow-your-own produce market where fresh foods are brought directly from the farms to the people! When you buy something here, you get it directly from the farmers. The produce at the Scranton Farmers Market is always homegrown and freshly picked.
September 2: Noon – 6:00 pm
September 24: Noon – 6:00 pm
September 26: Noon – 6:00 pm
September 28: Noon – 6:00 pm
October 1: Noon – 6:00 pm
Phone: (570) 961-8251
Dallas Parent’s Night Out – Kid-Approved!
This is a safe and fun party for your kids and that’meaning a great night out for (the two of) you! Camp Orchard’s professionally trained staff will take care of your kids (ages 3-13) from 5 to 8 pm. The children will enjoy a pizza dinner, indoor climbing, bounce houses, game room activities, and a lot more! The cost is $15 per child or $10 per child for 3 and up siblings. Reservations are required at Camp Orchard Hill, 640 Orange Rd, Dallas, PA 18612. Phone: (570) 333-4098
September 21: 5 – 8 pm
October 19: 5 – 8 pm
November 16: 5 – 8 pm
December 21: 5 – 8 pm
A great fair with lots of music, rides, games, and other entertainment at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds (Ft. McClure Blvd & US 11 in Bloomsburg, PA 18715. Phone: (570) 784-4949
September 21 to 28. When you’re visiting the area, you may as well visit the impressive Seven Tubs Natural Area. Impressive!
Back Mountain Farmer’s Market
The Dallas’ Back Mountain Memorial Library organizes Farmers Markets at the Dallas High School ground (2030 Conyngham Avenue, Dallas) on Saturdays from July 14 through October 13. The market is held from 9 am to 2 pm (rain or shine) and offers locally grown vegetables, fruits, baked goods, jams, flowers, jellies, maple syrup, honey, peanut brittle, gluten-free products, and salsas, gourmet cheeses, fresh free-range eggs, and locally raised meats.
September 22: 9 am – 2 pm
September 29: 9 am – 2 pm
October 6: 9 am – 2 pm
October 13: 9 am -2 pm
Scranton South Side Farmers Market
South Side Farmers Market is held on Saturdays from 10 am – 2 pm in Scranton (300 Alder Street, just off Cedar Avenue). Here you can find fresh and organic produce, bread and baked goods, fresh eggs and meats, Mexican food, artisan foods, salsas & chips, plants, and a lot more. South Side Farmer’s Market, Alder St & Cedar Ave, Scranton, PA, Phone: (570) 346-6203. See also this post with some great places to visit in Luzerne County.
September 22: 10 am – 2 pm
September 29: 10 am – 2 pm
October 6: 10 am – 2 pm
Kingston Toddler Talk
Moms can join Pediatric Associates to take part in Toddler Talk, a Social Forum programs targeted at Mom’s and their Toddlers from 12 to -36 months. The program is free and open to every mom in the area. Pediatric Associates helps them to build Early Child Development Skills. Registration must be done online. Pediatric Associates, Tioga Ave & Reynolds St, Kingston, PA 18704, Phone: (570) 288 – 6543
September 29: 9:30 am – 10:30 am
October 6: 9:30 am – 10:30 am
October 13: 9:30 am – 10:30 am
October 20: 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Bloomsburg Make & Take All Abilities Training
This is an extra session added to the three-part free miniseries where parents have the opportunity to make tools they will need to apply ABA in school or at home. Hand in Hand Family Resource Center is bringing all supplies and you can come with questions and ideas. To reserve a seat, call (717) 887-6609.
The session is held at The Children Museum of Bloomsburg, 2 West 7th Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815, Phone: (570) 389-9206
September 22: 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Michael’s Kids Club – Dickson City
Every Saturday, your children can join Michael’s Kids Club from 10 am till noon. The fee is $2 (ages 3 – 5) and $5 (ages 6+) and supplies are all included. You can register in the store or online. A parent or guardian is required to remain present.
Michael’s Kids Club, 1150 Commerce Boulevard, Dickson City, PA 18519, Phone:(570) 383-7930
September 22: 10:00 am – Noon
September 29: 10:00 am – Noon
October 6: 10:00 am – Noon
October 13: 10:00 am – Noon
October 20: 10:00 am – Noon
Michael’s Kids Club – Wilkes-Barre
Same thing, same dates & times, different location.
Michael’s Kids Club, 485 Arena Hub Plaza, Wilkes Barre, PA 18702, Phone: (570) 819-1145
Edward’s Fall Festival
Edward’s Fall Festival is free fun for your entire family. There is entertainment for all kids, music, food trucks, face painting, and pony rides. If you want to teach your kids about interesting historic places in the Luzern County area, check out this page with a few great suggestions.
Edward’s Garden Center, 525 River St, Forty Fort, PA 18704, Phone: (570) 287-4329