In this beginners workshop the students will learn some of the simpler techniques of making beads and refresh their basic stringing skills. Each student will leave with a finished necklace and a pair of earrings. At the Wayne County Arts Alliance, 1-4pm. Signup at www.waynecountyartsalliance.org. 570/390-4420.
A scarf painting workshop will be offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 5:30-8:30pm. Each participant will make their own hand-painted silk scarf to take home. Space is limited, preregistration with payment is required. Cost: $40 per scarf. 845/292-6180, ext. 107.
The Towne Gift Shoppe, 10am-12:15pm. Includes learning the art of pressed flowers, making a project and a frame to bring home to complete your finished work of art. 845/482-4182.
Free SCORE Small Business Workshop at Liberty Public Library, 6:30-8pm. 845/292-6070.
The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) is hosting a new series for outdoor sport enthusiasts. The first class is Introduction to Fly Fishing, taught by Tom Battista from the Brodhead Chapter of Trout Unlimited, 10am-12 noon. Cost: $20 for one class, or $50 to attend all three classes in the Sportsman Series. 570/828-2319.
A free workshop on solar photovoltaic energy (PV) and solar thermal (hot water) for commercial, industrial and agricultural enterprises at Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE), 8:30-11am. Register: www.rerenergygroup.com. 610/577-6887.
Gardeners and potato lovers can learn how to grow Irish and sweet potatoes by joining Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County Master Gardener program at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 6:30-8:30pm. Light refreshments will be served. Fee: $10. Registration: 845/292-6180.
Join Jamie from Heirloom Botanicals for a demonstration utilizing home grown and wild crafted herbs to prepare plant extracts for home use, at the Sullivan County Farmers' Market at the Delaware Youth Center, noon. Meet in the kitchen. Free. email email@example.com.
Join Kelley from Catskill Mountain Herbs as you explore cultivating and identifying medicinal herbs on your property, at the Sullivan County Farmers' Market at the Delaware Youth Center, 11:30am. Meet in the kitchen. Free.
A special program on Improving Care for Veterans Facing Illness & Death through the Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Caregiver Resource Center (CRC) at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 1-4pm. Register: 845/292-6180 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.