Bethany Public Library will host an afternoon talk and tasting—“Pairing Wine with Chocolate”—upstairs from the library, located at 8 Court St., 4pm. Tickets cost $45. Contact Jane at 570/253-5711.
Sullivan County Pregnancy Support Center will be having a Rib and Pulled Pork Barbeque at the Vine and Branch Church on Route 52, 4-7pm.
Free tasting every Saturday at the Mill Market, in the Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 8 Silk Mill Dr., noon-2pm. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570/390-4440.
Storytelling dinner at The Settlers Inn, 4 Main Ave., 6pm gathering; 6:30pm dinner. Storyteller Sandy Gabrielson will entertain guests during a family-style seasonal meal amid glowing artfully carved pumpkins. $65/person. email@example.com or 570/226-2993.
Columbus Day Brunch at The Settlers Inn, 4 Main Ave., 11am-2:30pm. Live piano music; á la carte menu. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 570/226-2993.
Roast pork dinner at Claryville Reformed Church, 946 Claryville Rd., 4-7pm. Roast pork, potatoes, green beans and more including homemade desserts. Adults $12, children 5-10 $5, under 5 free.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County will hold an educational workshop on safe home food preservation techniques for fermentation in the shared-use, Entrepreneurial and Teaching (EaT) Kitchen at its Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 1-3pm. Cost: $30, or $25 for CCESC enrollees. 845/292-6180.
The Cooperage Project presents the third annual Field to Main farm to table fundraising event, a five-course, family-style dinner at The Cooperage. Hor d’oeuvres served from 6pm, dinner immediately to follow at 7pm, prepared by Benjamin Cooper and Derrick Braun. Tickets: $75. 570/253-2020.
Pancake breakfast at Pine Mill Community Hall, 919 Pine Mill Rd., 7:30-11:30am. Featuring cheese omelets, blueberry or plain pancakes, sausage, homefries, apple sauce, juice, and coffee or tea. Adults $8, children $4, babies free. 570/224-8500.
Wayne County’s sustainable farmers will host Farm & Chef at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., on October 10, 2-5pm. Tickets cost $25, with all profits going to support the work of Wayne County members of PASA (Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture). www.waynecountygrown.org.