Utilizing Dalai Lama's wisdom, Karen Armstrong's 12 Steps to a Compassionate Life, stories & songs, UDUUF begins month-long exploration of compassion at Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Social time & refreshments follow. 845/252-6626.
Forest "81" Fire Dept., doors open 6pm, game 7pm, $50 buy-in (the more people, the bigger the purse). 570/226-2822.
Hosted by The Recovery Center in Gov't Center lobby, 11am-2pm, 16oz. $3, 32oz. $6. Pre-order: 845/794-8080, ext. 117.
Fire dept., 7am-noon, adults $7, ages 5-12 $4, under 5 free.
Valentine's Day celebration brunch at Flour Power Bakery, 11am-3pm. Benefits ASPCA. RSVP: 845/439-1210.
Educate the community on the dangers of gas drilling & fracking. Meet at Central Park (north side), 1pm.
Vendors wanted, $10 (both days). 570/224-4377 or 224-6671.
Dinner & Career & Tech Program expo at Rubin Pollack Education Center, take-out 3:30-7:30pm; sit-down 5-7:30pm, $10. Snow date: 2/9. 845/295-4152.
Bus leaves Apollo Plaza for Mohegan Sun (Pocono Downs), 8:15am, $30 (free play $30 + $10 food coupon). Sponsored by Monticello Kiwanis Club. 845/794-7050 or 794-2888.
Dinner dance for Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County at Ehrhardt's Waterfront Resort, 6-11pm, $38. DJ, silent auction, 50/50, jewelry sale. 570/251-7741.