Art in Context Lecture: “Whether We Are Rich or Poor, We Can Love Each Other the Same”: The O’Neills in Wilkes-Barre with Dr. Diane Wenger, Professor Emeritus of History, Wilkes University

Sordoni Art Gallery 141 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre

Learn about Wilkes-Barre's history through the lens of the O’Neill Family.  Cecile Rose O’Neill was the second daughter of William Patrick O’Neill, bookseller and businessman, and Alice Cecelie Asenath “Sena” Smith, school teacher.  They lived 10 blocks south of Main Street in the Emerald Cottage dedicated to “Friendship, love, truth,…

Free

Mental Health and Wellbeing Forum

Jean and Paul Adams Commons 84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre

The College of Health and Education's Mental Health and Wellbeing Forum supports an exploration of distinctions between mental wellness versus mental illness. Register for the Forum This initiative is designed to serve the needs of our area school stakeholders so that they can better nurture students to contribute in positive…