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The Wayne County Food Pantry Program announces the December schedule


WAYNE COUNTY, PA — The Honesdale Area Pantry will be held behind the Tri County Beverage Building on Route 6, 214 Willow Avenue in Honesdale from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., on Tuesday, December 9. For an emergency need contact a social services agency.

The Damascus Area Pantry will be held at the Damascus Township Building from 1 to 3 p.m., on Thursday, December 18. For an emergency need call 570/224-4217 or 570/224-4189.

The Lakewood Area Pantry will be held at the Northern Wayne Family Health Center from 1 to 3 p.m., on Wednesday, December 17. For an emergency need call 570/798-2859 or 570/798-2229. Please note: starting in January, the Lakewood Pantry will be open from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

The Lakeville Area Pantry will be held at the Paupack Township Municipal Building from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., on Thursday, December 18. For an emergency need call 570/352- 6177 or 570/226-3115.

The Newfoundland Area Pantry will be held at the Newfoundland Moravian Church on Route 191 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Friday, December 12. For an emergency need call 570/689-0574.

In case of inclement weather, call 570/253-4646 on your distribution day for an automated message. For information about how to register with a pantry, you should call 570/253-4262. Please bring large brown paper bags and plastic bags with you each month to recycle. Bring Campbell’s labels to distribute to schools. If you are unable to attend, you may ask someone to pick your food up for you. However, they must have your pantry card and a note/proxy giving them permission to pick up your food.