Groundbreaking ceremony at Lacawac Sanctuary, 2pm. Join them for a reflection into the past and a vision into the future. 570/689-9494 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Farming tour at Apple Pond Farm, 10am-1pm. Info on wind and solar energy, goat milking/making cheese, starting a fire without a match, eating wild things, a look at our horses, spinning wool. Benefits the Sullivan County Farm Network. $5 donation requested. 845/482-4764.
Delaware Youth Center will host a Clean-Up Day, 9am. Bring shovels, rakes, wheelbarrows, brooms, gardening tools, and lots of energy. Lunch will be provided. Rain date Oct. 20. 845/887-4165.
Boy Scout Troop 76 Shohola-Barryville Bridge 5K Run/Walk at Rohman Park, 10am. Race day registration and packet pick up starts at 8:30am. Pre-registration is encouraged. www.Troop76Events.com.
Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a fall hike at the Tusten Mountain Trail, 10am-12pm. The hike is free and open to the public, but registration is required. 570/226-3164, 845/583-1010, or email email@example.com.
“Strides Across the Delaware” 5K Run/Walk, sponsored by the Upper Delaware Council. Check-in at 7:30am, race starts at 9am at Equinunk United Methodist Church. Course map and registration form at www.upperdelawarecouncil.org.
TroutoberFest, a fall fly-fishing festival, at the Beaverkill Angler. Features a number of fly tyers, presentations, classes, and free food. With over one dozen fly tyers/instructors/presenters from six different states. 607/498-5194.
Lake Wally Foliage Paddle at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 4pm. Presenter: Nick Spinelli, executive director of the Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District. Call 570/253-7001 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Sullivan County Horse Council will host a trail ride in the Catskills, meet at 229 Old Danzer Rd., 10am. Small donation requested. Light breakfast available and lunch at the end of the ride. 845/866-6140 or email email@example.com.
The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) will celebrate autumn at the 3rd annual Harvest Festival, 10am-4pm. The festival will feature animal presenters, arts & crafts, hands-on activities, conservation exhibits, live music, local food, old-timey activities, and more. Admission: $5. 570/828-2319.