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Jun 21
Wilkes-Barre
RiverFest 2024
Friday, Jun 21
@ 8:00 pm
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Friday, June 21st, 2024 – Paddling opportunity*
“Agnes,” a critically-acclaimed documentary film which chronicles the Agnes Flood of 1972 and its impact on the Wyoming Valley, will be screened on Friday, June 21, at the Millennium Circle at River Common in Wilkes-Barre beginning at 8 PM. It will be the only public screening of the film this year and will be shown in conjunction with Riverfest 2024 and in partnership with the Riverfront Parks Committee and Wilkes-Barré Preservation Society. The special public screening will offer a one-time-only, unique opportunity to watch the Agnes documentary right alongside the Susquehanna River at the exact location where many of the events depicted in the film occurred, including the gallant sandbagging efforts to save the Wyoming Valley. The screening is free and open to the public.

Saturday, June 22, 2024 – Paddling opportunity*
Join them in Nesbitt Park for their annual celebration of the Susquehanna River! The event will include live music, environmental education, family fun activities, and giveaways!

Sunday, June 23, 2024 – Paddling Opportunity*
*Paddling opportunities will be available all weekend long! Learn more about the times, locations, and costs on the Susquehanna Kayak & Canoe Rentals Facebook page! – https://www.facebook.com/events/726630729602130/726630739602129/

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Free