St. Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church Festival
St Mary’s Antiochian Orthodox Church has begun planning a festival that will take place from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, on the church grounds, 905 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre. The festival, “Day in Damascus” will consist of food from the Middle East, ethnic and local entertainment, craft vendors and more. Members of the planning committee, first row, from left, are Regena Sekol, Carol Alberts, Rachel Veniamin, and Zacharina Veniamin. Second row: Carol Moses, Nancy Hunter, Alyssa Fort, Diane Fort, Joseph Clarke, Fr. George Alberts, John Moses, Christopher Veniamin, Anna Veniamin, Norman Namey, and John Moses Jr.