Colors Of Spring: A Musical Journey For All Ages

Nexus of Inter-Cultural Exchange of Pennsylvania will be presenting Colors of Spring: A Musical Journey For All Ages! on Saturday, May 11, from 4:45 to 8 pm at the Waverly Community House. The event, which received a Lackawanna County Arts & Culture grant, will open with a free enrichment seminar featuring the fundamentals of Hindustani Classical followed by refreshments and then a Concert of Divine Indian Classical Music from New York based artists who perform internationally and teach students locally. Tickets are $5 for students and $10 for adults. Contact the Waverly Community House at (570) 586-8191 for details.

Planning the event are, l-r, Marta Wilson, Waverly Community House; Dr. Dipti Pancholy, event organizer; and Commissioner Jim Wansacz.

The attached photo is courtesy of The Abington Suburban Newspaper. Permission to use it has been granted.

University Of Scranton Small Business Internship Program Announcement

The Lackawanna County Commissioners joined representatives from the University of Scranton and other local economic development organizations for the announcement of the creation of a Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Small Business Internship Initiative pilot project with downtown Scranton businesses.

Officials at the event were, l-r, Lisa Hall-Zielinski, the Director of the University’s SBDC; Leslie Collins, Executive Director of Scranton Tomorrow; Commissioner Jim Wansacz; Commissioner Corey D. O’Brien; and Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce President Austin J. Burke.