Lackawanna County Christmas tree lighting set for Thursday, Nov. 30


SCRANTON — The official lighting of the Lackawanna County Christmas tree will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 30 at the flag plaza on North Washington Avenue.

The festive event will offer refreshments, carols and holiday fun. The Catholic Choral Society will perform, followed by brief remarks by the county commissioners and their families. The Scranton Chapter of UNICO National and LaFesta Italiana of Lackawanna County are donating the refreshments for the ceremony and their members will serve hot chocolate and cookies.