Lackawanna County Soccer Clinic

The Lackawanna County soccer clinic recently wrapped-up its first session at Merli-Sarnoski Park. The second part of the instructional series will be held at McDade Park, Scranton, on July 23-26 from 5:30 PM to 8 PM for youth 5 – 13 years old. Coach Roger Jacobs, right, poses with one of his prized pupils, Olivia Nepa.

21st Annual Commissioners Bocce Tournament

The 21 st Annual Lackawanna County Commissioners Bocce Tournament will be held on Saturday, June 9th at McDade Park in Scranton from 9am to 7pm.  There will be 24 teams with over 100 players including men’s teams, women’s teams and mixed teams.   For additional information, please call tournament Director John Rettura at (570)961-2335 or McDade Park at (570)963-6764.

Commissioners’ 20th Annual Fishing Derby

The 20 th annual Lackawanna County Commissioners fishing derby drew a crowd of 260 entrants for this fun-filled, family event, which was held a McDade Park, Scranton (Saturday, May 5).


Fishing Derby Winners 4 To 8 Years Old Division

The winners of the Lackawanna County fishing derby in the 4 to 8 years old age group were, from left, Molly Hubal, Dominick Rinaldi, Mariah Adryen, Alexandra Kostik, Alex Hanson, Annabell Farell and Michael Zuzzio. Back row, from left, William Davis, the county’s deputy director of parks and recreation; and Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley.