Lackawanna Valley Conservancy (LVC), the Lackawanna River Conservation Association (LRCA), Dr. Carol Gargan and volunteers celebrated the 10th Anniversary Solstice Celebration of the Kosciuska Healing Garden with a fund-raising party at Stirna’s Restaurant.
Richard and Marie Laske were honored for their many years of volunteering and being stewards of the Lackawanna River Watershed. The Kosciuska Healing Garden is located off West Market Street in the Providence Section of Scranton. The Providence Reach Preserve, LVC property, has been the home of this garden for 10 years.
Shown in the front from left: Phil McCarthy, LRCA president; Marie Laske, honoree; Kelsey Biondo, LRCA/LVC board member. Back row: Joe Holland, LRCA/LVC board member, and Bernie McGurl, LRCA executive director. Not shown is Richard Laske, honoree.