Jermyn 6th Annual Block Party-Neighborhood Crime Watch

The Jermyn Neighborhood Crime Watch is sponsoring the 6th Annual Block Party in honor of National Night Out on Tuesday evening, August 12, 2014 beginning with a Parade at 6:00 p.m. and the Block Party immediately following at the Artisan Fire Company Grounds on Maple Street, Jermyn, PA.

Starting with a Parade down Main Street from the Corner of Route 107 & Washington Avenue ending at the Artisan Fire Company Grounds on Maple Street.

Block Party will have free hamburgers, hot dogs, soft drinks, face painting, games,  and much more for the families.

Live Entertainment from: Dani-Elle and years of Madness.

Live Demonstrations and Special Guests:   Jaws of Life, SWAT team, Academy of Mixed Martial Arts, Rail Riders Baseball, Jermyn 2 Head start, Finger printing, Raffle Baskets, Sheriff Horses, and much, much more!

COME AND ENJOY SUMMERTIME FUN from 6:00 P.M. to 10:00 P.M.






Jermyn Historical Society is presenting at their Sunday, August 3, 2014 meeting, A Voice in the Wind at 7:30 p.m. at the Jermyn Community Center, Lions/Legion Room, 440 Jefferson Avenue, Jermyn, PA.  The presenters are Shadow Spirit Echoe and Warrior River Wild, Native Americans, who will speak on the area’s  history from the Native American point of view.  Free to the public; all are welcome.



Jermyn Borough Crime Watch will be having a fundraiser July 17th at Quaker Steak and Lube from 5:00 to 9:00. Please come out and support your community!


Celebrate Summer and the 4th of July —  Starting July 4, 2014 FRIDAY  3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. — will begin the Farmer’s Market, featuring Snyder’s Family Farm home grown  fresh produce.  Location on Bridge Street – WWI Veterans Park Area, off of Washington Avenue, Jermyn.  Produce locally grown in Waymart & Lancaster, PA.  When in season: a variety of melons, fresh fruit, vegetables, variety of corn, delicious variety of tomatoes, and cucumbers for pickling and eating.  Orders can be taken for specialty items for canning or home food projects.  As well as, Amish egg noodles, jellies, jams, and pickled canned vegetables.   EVERY FRIDAY until Fall 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. 


FREE Jermyn Community Concert

The Jermyn Events Committee in partnership with the Lackawanna County Commissioners are sponsoring a “Free Summer Concert in the Park” on Sunday, July 20, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Callahan Park, Mellow Court, Jermyn.  Music by the Continentals, featuring Mike Lanzo vocals.  Come and enjoy —- summer time relaxation!  Music, Friends, Food, Dancing & toe-tapping all free to enjoy.  Bring a chair or blanket for your comfort.  The concert will be held Rain/Shine.  If rain occurs, please go to the Jermyn Community Center Gym, 440 Jefferson Avenue, Jermyn for the event.

Also will be a free K-9 Unit demonstration presented by the Scranton Police drug unit and their dogs at 5:00 p.m.  Come on out and see a wonderful demonstration by this team