Contra dance at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. A caller teaches the figures to be done in each dance and then calls the dance as the music is played by live musicians. Dress is casual, events are smoke and alcohol free. Come with or without a partner. Beginners always welcome.
Italian Dinner at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 4:30-7pm. Adults $10, child $6. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star. 845/439-3102.
The Monticello Elks #1544 will host a 1544 Comedy Show with Gemini. Doors open at 7pm and show starts at 8pm. The Lodge is located at 46 North St. Adults: $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Food and bar are available for purchase. For more information or tickets: 914/799-1831 or 845/794-1544.
Knights of Columbus John Paul II Council 13935 of St. Patrick’s and St. Joseph’s will sponsor a tricky tray at the Delaware Valley Elementary School gym, doors open 11:30am, calling 2pm. Proceeds to fund scholarship program and other local charities. Free admission. Tickets are $1 per sheet. 845/672-3322.
The 21st annual Old Time Fiddler’s Gathering at Neversink Fire Hall, 7486 SR 55, from 2-6pm. Featured food at a cost by Mark McCarthy. Cost for music $10 adults, $1 students, children under 5 free. Fundraiser for the Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center. 845/985-2923.
Two Rivers Zen Community (TRZC) will hold a zazenkai, a daylong retreat devoted to zen meditation practice. Doors open 7:45, first sitting 8am. Anyone who has practiced with Two Rivers or has experience with formal Zen practice elsewhere is welcome to attend. Visit tworiverszen.org.
The Upper Delaware GLBT Center (UDGLBT) will hold its third annual GLBTQ and Ally Prom at at the Best Western Inn at Hunt’s Landing, 120 Route 6 and 209, at 7pm. Dinner/dance. The theme is Carnival. Tickets: $50 adults, $30 young adults 14 to 20. Visit www.udglbt.org.
Music by Pocono’s Tonight Show Band and comic Shawn Cornelius at Cove Haven Resort, 194 Lakeview Drive, at 8:30pm. Free admission. Reservations: 800-432-9932.
Comic John Carfi at Cove Haven Resort, 194 Lakeview Drive, at 8:30pm. Free admission. Reservations: 800-432-9932.
Lumberland Senior Center trip to see "Twist and Shout" at Hunterdon Hill Playhouse on August 8. Must sign up by June 8. $95. 845/856-1464.