Learn to cut free from strings that hold back the ability to love & develop caring & positive relationships at The Emerson House, Hotel Fauchere, 7-8:30pm, $10/class. Sponsored by Kadampa Meditation Center. 845/856-9000.
Duggan School, doors open 6pm, calling 7:30pm, $1. Benefits Alzheimer's Assoc. 845/482-5430.
Wayne County Visitors Center, 2:30-5:30pm. Donations benefit Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County. 570/224-6206.
During the Harvest Festival at PEEC, 10am-1:30pm. Calling of winners 12:30-1:30pm (must be present to win). 570/828-2319.
"Labor & Transformation" at Harmony Presents, Hawley Silk Mill, doors open 5pm, reading 5:30pm, free. Mary Olmsted Greene reads from "Permission" & Lori Anderson Moseman reads from "All Steel." Refreshments. silkmillharmony.com
Talent competition at the New Bushkill Inn & Conference Center, free. mountlaurelpac.com
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).