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SATURDAY, August 19th -
Dr Jeff Fox, Esteemed Geologist, will lead a unique geological tour of Buck Hill Trails including the Upper & Lower Falls. Families welcome. Meet up at 9:30, Lower Pool Parking Lot.

SATURDAY EVENING, August 19th,
Concert- Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys, 8pm, Tennis Tea

SUNDAY AFTERNOON, AUGUST 20th,
Dr. Jeff Fox - Climate Change Presentation, 5:30 Cocktails, 6pm Presentation, Tennis Tea

CHANGE: Please Note

Special (Public) Hearing:
Date: August 28, 2017
Time: 8:30am

This was originally scheduled for July 26, 2017 at 8am.  At the meeting, the Supervisors chose to table the discussion and reconvene at the above date and time.  Since the initial meeting was advertised and the new meeting announced publicly on 7/26/17, this upcoming "Special Meeting" will not be advertised.  

Date: September 9, 2017
Location: High Acres Park

  • Pony Rides
  • Pittston Food Truck
  • Skytop Sous Chef (judge for bake sale / produce / etc)

Date: October 14, 2017 (Rain Date October 21)
Location: High Acres Park

Event date pending supervisor approval.  Details to follow.

Date: October 15, 2017
Time: 5K starts at 9:30am, Kids Race 9am sharp.
Start & Finish: Weiler Corporation, 1 Weiler Drive, Route 390 Cresco PA, 18326
Check-in: 8:00 to 9:15am - Convenient parking

Entry Fee:

  • $25 pre-entry includes a Champion long sleeve tech shirt
  • $30 if received after September 17, 2017 includes a Champion long sleeve tech shirt
  • $35 if received after October 1, 2017 includes a Champion long sleeve tech shirt while supplies last

[Click here to register]

To benefit Alex's Lemonade Stand

Due to unforeseen circumstances, Jay Perrine has formally removed himself from the upcoming Barrett Township Supervisor election in November.  The Republican party is interviewing three potential candidates in order to appoint a replacement for Perrine's spot:

  • Rick Scrudato
  • Michelle Sisak
  • Ralph Megliola

Update 8/15/17: 
Michelle Sisak has been nominated by the Republican Party to replace Perrine.  

Mark your Calendar for the American Legion Post 922 PIG ROAST and Clock Drawing

Date: August 26, 2017
Time: 1-6pm (food ends @ 5)

Family Style Picnic & Cash Drawing every 15 Minutes

Entertainment provided by Rolling Sushi

Women's Resources of Monroe County, Inc.

This event will bring awareness to the charitable mission to end domestic and sexual violence in our community.  It will recognize hope and healing, freedom and remembrance of a loved one or survivor of abuse through a beautiful release of butterflies.

When: Wednesday, September 6, 2017 (Rain Date Thursday September 7)
Date: 5:30pm
Where: Weiler Corporation, Route 191 & 390 in Cresco
Admission: Event is free, yet RSVP highly encouraged

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Barrett Township Historical Society is Proud to Present

Date: Sunday, August 13
Time: 1pm until 4pm

Tapestries by Gertrud Raemish-Schumm

Refreshments Served

Data collection is in Analomink, less than 10 miles south of Barrett.  

Click here to view the current data

From the USGS:

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