The Wayne County Food Pantry Program has announced the May pantry schedule:


The Wayne County Food Pantry Program has announced the May pantry schedule:
• 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. - 1 p.m., on Tuesday May 13, 2008.  For an emergency need contact a social services agency.  (Serves the following areas: Honesdale, Hawley, Bethany, Prompton, Waymart, Cherry Ridge, Berlin, Canaan, South Canaan, Clinton, Dyberry, Oregon, Palmyra, Texas Townships &/or Boroughs)
•The Damascus Area Pantry will be held at the Damascus Township Building from 1p.m. - 3p.m., on Thursday May 15, 2008.  For an emergency need call 224-4189; 253 - 1698; or 224 - 4179. (Serves the following: Damascus, Lebanon, Manchester, Equinunk Townships/Areas)
•The Lakewood Area Pantry will be held at the Lake Como Community Hall from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m., on Thursday May 15, 2008.  For an emergency need call  798 - 2859;    798 - 2333. (Serves the following: Buckingham, Mount Pleasant, Preston, Scott, Starrucca Boroughs &/or Townships)
•The Lakeville Area Pantry will be held at the Paupack Township Municipal Building from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., on Thursday May 22, 2008.  For an emergency need call 226 - 3474;  226 - 6347; 698 - 5131; 698 - 0444.  (Serves the following: Paupack, Lake and Salem Townships)
•The Newfoundland Area Pantry will be held at the St. Anthony's Roman Catholic Church on Route 191 from 1 p.m. - 3 p.m. on Friday May 9, 2008.  For an emergency need call 676 - 3482 or 676 - 3381.  (Serves the following: Lehigh, Dreher & Sterling Townships)
For information about how to register with a pantry, you should call 253 - 4262.  Please bring large brown paper bags & plastic bags with you each month. “Please bring Campbell's labels each month; we distribute them to the school.” said Kathleen Terry, Pantry Director. “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 from you giving them permission to pick up your food.  Thank you.”