The Milford Garden Club annual Secret Garden Tour. The gardens on the tour differ in style and concept and offer a diversity of gardening approaches. Locations of the gardens are a secret until the day of the tour. Tickets in advance $15 before July 11, after $20. Held rain or shine. 570/686-1043.
M&M Auto Group Sportsman's Expo, 9am-5pm. Merchandise and expert advice on hunting, fishing and camping; water sports and more; guns and ammo. Meet Gus Congemi, host of "Live the Wild Life TV." All proceeds benefit Hope for Heroes. Free admission. 845/292-3500.
The 13th annual Halls Mills Butterfly Count (rain date 7/12). Participants can join a team or be a garden watcher. 845/796-6721 to sign up or for more info.
Truck petting zoo at Wayne County Public Library, 1406 Main St., 5:30-7:30pm. No animals, just trucks. Lots of trucks from cement mixers to firetrucks all parked on 14th Street for young (and old) truck lovers to touch, sit and explore. 570/253-1220.
Morgan Outdoors is celebrating National Trails Day at 1pm with a special talk and walk. Rick Roberts, the Catskill Maintenance Coordinator for the Finger Lakes Trail (FLT), will present an overview of the trail. At 2:30pm he will lead a hike to Split Rock (2.5 miles round trip). Register: 845/439-5507.
Sullivan County Audubon Society field trip for beginners to find birds and butterflies at Fir Brook, 9-11 am. Meet leader Renee Davis at Parksville parking lot (Exit 98 off Rt. 17, left at 2nd stop sign. Parking lot is 1.3 miles on left, opposite Citgo Gas.) 845/482-5044.
Join PPL’s forester, Paul Kowalczyk on a hike in Shuman Point Natural Area. Paul will explain how forest management practices, like the Shuman Point timber harvest, can provide necessary habitat for wildlife, including threatened species. Meet at Shuman Point Natural Area parking lot at 9:45am. Free, registration required 570/253-7001.
The Jeffersonville Lion's Club will host their annual golf tournament at the Swan Lake Golf Course, sign up at 12 noon and tee time at 1pm for individuals or teams of four. Cost: $70, includes a golf cart, green fees, and a dinner afterwards. 845/482-4061.
Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a native plants walk at Lacawac Sanctuary, 12noon-2pm. Renowned author and botanist Dr. Ann Rhoads will lead the walk and answer questions about native plants and their habitats. Free, registration required. 570/226-3164 or 845/583-1010 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Joint walk with the Bashakill Association and Sullivan Audubon to find "herps" at the Bashakill. Meet leader, Bill Cutler, at 10am at the Haven Road Parking lot (Rt. 209 side.) 845/807-0291.