Sullivan County community honors Dick Riseling, farmer, educator, writer, mentor, advocate for social justice and a sustainable future at Catskill Arts Society, 48 Main St., 4-7pm. All proceeds benefit Sullivan Alliance for Sustainable Development. Suggested donation: $25. Children free.
MILFORD—Artist/sculptors unveil their "Artful Bears," one of many events leading up to the annual Black Bear Film Festival, on Sat., Aug. 16, 10AM-2PM at the Milford Community House, 201 Broad St. Refreshments served.
NARROWSBURG, NY—Two Franks Cafe, a free lunch open to the public, at St. Francis Xavier Church, 151 Bridge St., on Aug. 16, 12 noon-1PM Come for a meal and fellowship.
HONESDALE—A Stitch in Time sponsors a yard sale at 114 7th St. 570/253-6864 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FERNDALE—Rollerskating to raise funds for Nana's House Child Care Center at Skater's World, 1234 Old Route 17, 6:30-8:30PM. Tickets cost $10 per person, $18 per couple in person; $12 per person, $22 per couple online. Includes skate rental. 845/794-3826 or email email@example.com
Commonwealth Speaker Paul Halpern presents "Time Travel in Popular Culture," hosted by the Wayne County Public Library at the Central United Methodist Church, 205 11th St., 5:30pm. Free event. 570/253-1220.
Spend the evening with original variety acts showcased by local "celebrities," presented by The Wayne County Historical Society at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Watch them sing, dance, act and have a great time. Benefits the Historical Society. $20 advance tickets/$25 at the door. 570/253-3240.
Lava Volunteer Fire Department pancake breakfast at the Lava Fire House, State Rte 52, 8am-1pm. $8 per person, under 5 free.
Pike County Developmental Center tricky tray at Delaware Valley High School 11th/12th grade cafeteria, Routes 6 & 209. Doors open at 4pm, calling starts at 6pm. Trays, grand prizes, 50/50 raffle. Refreshments available. No entry fee. All proceeds benefit adults with disabilities. 570/296-6319.
Penny social at the Liberty Fire Department, 256 Sprague Ave. Door opens 4pm, calling 7pm. Prizes, door prize, 50/50 raffle, special prizes and refreshments are available. Everyone receives a free hot dog and drink with $2 paid admission. Benefits Sullivan County SPCA. 845/292-4251.