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Wayne County Historical Society to Reopen

By Sam Miller
After being closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wayne County Historical Society will be reopening their museum on Main Street in Honesdale to visitors this Saturday. For the remainder of 2021, the Main Museum and Research Library will be open Wednesday through Saturday from 11 am to 4 pm. Also, appointments to do research in the Research Library can be scheduled by phoning 570-253-3240, Ext.4. The museum will also feature two new exhibits; Threads of Our Lives, a collection of local pieces created using quilting, weaving, candlewicking and other art forms that use thread, and History of Wayne County’s Independent Pharmacies. The museum will require masks to be worn inside and social distancing.