Sue Thompson, proprietor of local plant nursery Mariposa Gardens, will show pictures of some of her favorite species and tell about them at PPL Environmental Leraning Center, 2pm. Learn about a future project in PPL's Butterfly Garden, based on Sue’s recommendations. 570/253-4006.
Katharine Brown will teach about compost at PPL Environmental Learning Center, 7pm. She will share her knowledge about producing and using compost in flower and vegetable gardens and the different methods of mixing compost. 570/253-7001.
The Millennial book discussion, a book group for people of the Millennial generation, at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6:15pm. The book for this discussion is "Skin Tight" by Carl Hiaasen. Copies are available at the library. 845/794-4660 x. 8.
Siting Communication Towers in the Scenic Upper Delaware River Valley free workshop at the Tusten Town Hall, 9am-12 noon. Sponsored by the Upper Delaware Council. All those interested in maintaining the beauty of the river valley while providing telecommunications services should attend. RSVP: 845/252-3022 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ron Tussel, an instructor for the PA Game Commission, will cover the basic biology and history of coyotes at the PPL Wallenpaupack Learning Center, 2pm. He will bring a mount, skull and teeth of coyote to help learn how to identify them. 570/253-7001.
The Greater Honesdale Partnership, in conjunction with the University of Scranton, Small Business Development Center, will host “Be The Best Leader” in the lower level large group room of Wayne Bank, 717 Main St., 6-8pm. Register: 570/253-5492.
A class on how to design a beautiful garden by Master Gardener Susan Dollard at the Mamakating Library, 156-58 Sullivan St., 10am. Learn the seven elements of design, including site evaluation and the right plants for the right plan. RSVP 845/888-8004. Free admission sponsored by the Friends of the Mamakating Library.
Delaware Riverkeeper Network hosts a live forum with the lead litigators and litigants of the landmark Act 13 case, the case in which the Pennsylvania Supreme Court declared that the rights of pure water, clean air, and a healthy environment must be protected by state and local legislators. Watch live or over the web: http://bit.ly/DRN-Act13Forum.
Meet Pocono Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center’s new education ambassador, Spike the porcupine at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 1pm. Using live birds of prey, mammals and reptiles, learn about how wild animals perceive their world. 570/253-7001.
Free Tai Chi demonstration and lecture with Neil Chernichaw at Breathe Yoga and Bodyworks Studio, 12 noon. www.breathenarrowsburg.com.