Showcase your talent at the New Bushkill Inn & Conference Center, 8/18, $15 entry fee, $500 cash prize. RSVP by 9/10: mountlaurelpac.com
St. Mary's Hall, 4-7pm, adults $10, ages 6-12 $5, under age 5 free.
First of 5 weekly sessions at Pocono Lake Region Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 3-4pm through 9/12. RSVP: 570/296-3400 or 253-5970, ext. 4110.
"A Blow to Act 13?: The Impact of the Commonwealth Court’s Decision on Local Zoning and Natural Gas Development in Pennsylvania,” 1-2pm, free, public welcome. meeting.psu.edu/pscems (no registration necessary).
Fundraiser for GAIT Therapeutic Riding Center w/ food, music, fun & prizes at Riverview Inn, 4-7pm, rain or shine, adults $25, children $12.50, under age 4 $5. All-you-can-eat BBQ & line dancing instruction. 570/409-1140.
Learn about butterflies w/ Ed Wesely at the Butterfly Barn, 10am-noon, free. 570/226-3164.
Catch a Rising Star performs at Bernie's Holiday Restaurant, doors open 8pm, showtime 9pm, $35-$25. 845/796-3333, ext. 109.
84th annual SCVFA parade, 2pm; music by Common Ground All-Star Orchestra, 3-7pm; award ceremony 7pm. Drawings for $4000 in gift card raffles. 845/794-6865.
Enjoy a night out w/ food & friendship while supporting the Wayne Historical Society, 1st Wed./mo.
Inflatables, vendors, 50/50, petting zoo, face painting, balloon animals, games, prizes & more at Lion's Field, 10am-4pm, free. jeffersonvilleny.com