More than 50 quality vendors offering unique handcrafted gifts and tasty holiday treats at Christkindlmarkt (German Christmas Market) in downtown Port Jervis, Front St/Jersey Ave. Live entertainment. The spectacular Santa Express arrives at 5pm. Vendors in the Erie Trackside, nearby outside in large tents, and street-side. 845/856-1611.
Come taste Sorel, a delightful liqueur made with Brazilian clove, Nigerian ginger, Moroccan hibiscus, Indonesian nutmeg and cassis at Narrowsburg Fine Wine and Spirits, 44 Main St., 12-4pm. Great alone or for creating fun cocktails. Jack, the creator, will be here to discuss and distribute samples of his delightful spirit. 845/252-3242.
Pleasant Mount Emergency Services will host a pancake breakfasr at the Pleasant Mount station, 395 Great Bend Turnpike, 8am. Cost: $8, kids under 12 half price.
Equinunk Volunteer Fire Company Turkey Party at the Equinunk Fire Hall, 7pm. Cash raffle, free refreshments.
VFW Ladies Auxiliary #161 penny social, Owen St., doors open at 12 noon, calling at 2 pm. Refreshment stand available. 570/491-5440.
Pie sale at the Abrahamsville United Methodist Church, Callicoon Rd., 3-6pm. 9-inch pies for $9, many varieties. 570/224-4874 or 570/224-4542.
The Night Before Christmas at the Wayne County Historical Society, 6pm. Family event featuring a reading of the holiday classic "The Night Before Christmas." Children are encouraged to wear their favorite holiday pjs and enjoy yummy treats. Free. 570/253-3240.
Holiday Open House at the Wayne County Historical Society, 4-7pm. There will be live music (flutist Hedy Kunstmann) and a book signing (Mimi Steffen with her new book "Rural Schools of Dyberry"). 570/253-3240.
The Port Jervis High School Guidance Department annual Financial Aid Night in the HS auditorium, 7pm. Michael P. Fraher, the retired director of Financial Aid at Vassar College, will lead the presentation. 845/858-3100, Ext. 11601/11602.
Contra dance at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. Music by The Ragtag Rutabagas with caller Laurie B. Come with or without a partner. Beginners are always welcome. Suggested donation: $10, kids under 15, free. 570/253-2020.