A birding program, Bird Walk, will be held at PEEC. Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, will lead a hike focusing on the identification of birds and their unique natural history. The program is most appropriate for ages 10+; binoculars and field guides will be provided. Cost: free for PEEC members, $5 for non-members. Visit www.peec.org.
Warbler Weekend will begin on Friday evening, May 10 & continue through Sunday afternoon, May 12. Guided field trips will be led by Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, and other experienced guides who will identify birds by sight, sound and habitat. To register, call PEEC at 570/828-2319. The cost of the weekend is $195, which includes 2 nights of lodging & 6 meals. Commuter & day rates are also available.
The Pike County Historical Society presents a presentation of “Lincoln At Gettysburg” at the Columns Museum, 7pm. A one-hour slide presentation will consist of many historic photos, delivered by Frederick A. Lehrer. After the presentation, Lehrer will address questions. 570/296-8126 or visit www.pikecountyhistoricalsociety.org.
Teeple Stevenson Young American Legion Post 765 hosts pancake breakfast at the Post home on Rt 191. Pancakes, french toast, eggs, sausage, pastries, coffee, tea and orange juice from 7:30-11:30 am. Requested donation: $7 for adults and $3 for children.
"Politics and the English Language," an essay by George Orwell, will be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion program at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. Copies of the story are available at the library. New members are welcome. 845/794-4660.
Community yard sale sponsored by First Presbyterian Church of Honesdale held around Central Park, 8am-1pm. Proceeds benefit Jr. High Mission Trip to Delaware. 570/470-8721.
Red Cross blood drive at Grace Episcopal Parish Hall, 12:30-6:30pm. 1-800-RED CROSS.
Lumberland Fire Department Auxiliary is putting on a giant flea market at the Lumberland Town pavilion on Proctor Rd., 9am-4pm. Parking and admission are free. Vendor space is available by calling 845/856-7989.