Enjoy walking in the woods and want to learn how to name the mushrooms you see? Come join the Delaware Highlands Mushroom Society for a walk at PPL Shuman Point Natural Area from 10 a.m. to noon, rain or shine. We’ll talk about the mushrooms we find and identify as many of them as we can.
Zane Grey Festival at the Zane Grey Museum, 10am-4pm. Local exhibitors, puppet show, live music, kayaking, and more. Free. 570/685-4871.
Using the plants, leaves and ferns from around Lake Wallenpauapck, create watercolor paintings at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 10am-12 noon. For children 5-10. 570/253-7001.
Learn about rocks and check out a rock collection at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 10am-12 noon. For children ages 5-10. Collect, observe and compare rocks along the nature trail. 570/253-7001.
Learn about worms and the important work they do at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 10am-12 noon. Each child will make a wormery to take home. 570/253-7001.
Get your Upper Delaware Hikes Patch from the National Park Service at the Damascus Forest Trail (2 miles, level terrain), 10:30am. If you complete all six hikes you will be rewarded with a free Upper Delaware Hikes Patch from the National Park Service. All ages are welcome, under 18 years old must have a parent or guardian present.
The Delaware Youth Center in Callicoon is hosting the 16th annual River Run, beginning with registration at 7am. 5K walk and run and a 10K run down the scenic Delaware River. Raffles and refreshments available. 845/887-4887.
Tips on raising your own food (meat/vegetables), grooming horses, goat milking at Apple Pond Farm, 11am-3pm. All ages welcome. $5/person. Proceeds to benefit the Sullivan County Farm Network. No reservation required.
Featuring draft, carriage and riding horses at Apple Pond Farm, 1-3pm. $8/person. Reservations required.
Every Friday and Saturday at 10am during the summer at Apple Pond Farm, kids can help out by performing real (age appropriate) farm chores. Tasks change seasonally but include things like helping feed animals, milking the goats, collecting eggs and picking produce from the garden. Lasts about an hour. $4/child age 3 and up; $6/adult.