Trolley Museum Special Events

The Electric City Trolley Museum will continue its Summer “Meet, Greet & Ride the Trolley” program with a group of very popular children’s characters.

On August 18, the Mario Brothers will be the featured guests.  This show will be followed by Hello Kitty on September 15.

There will be arts & crafts, a caricature artist, a magician and a balloon artist as part of both programs.

Reservations are required for the activities.  Contact the museum at 570-963-6590 for information and to register for one or both events.


Gypsy Moth Suppression Program Public Request For Treatment

Lackawanna County government is accepting requests for areas to spray next Spring in an effort to control gypsy moth populations.

Officials will choose treatment locations based on resident requests and subsequent surveys. No areas have been determined yet.

The public can make requests for the joint Lackawanna County and Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources program to treat residential forested areas until August 24.

For more information, contact the County’s gypsy moth program coordinator Mike Chisdock at 570-963-6850.

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