LAKE WALLENPAUPACK — Hike PPL’s Wallenpaupack Creek Trail with Pocono naturalist and WNEP-TV personality Rick Koval, 1PM. Search for salamanders, dragonflies, edible plants, poisonous mushrooms and more. Meet at Wallenpaupack Creek Trail trailhead along PPL Drive. Contact 570/253-7001 or visit www.pplpreserves.com/events/.
Hawley Library Run To Read 5K Run/Walk at Bingham Park, Main Ave. 9am start, registration 7:30am to 8:30am. $12 per person until September 30, $15 per person day of 5K. For all ages. Trophies and ribbons awarded to winners. For children under 10, free 1 mile Fun Run. Rain or shine.
Opener for Dave Matthews Band and a favorite among Harmony Presents performers, Nat Osborn returns with his folk-based project, Hawthorne, to the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. Vocals, cello and percussive beats weave elements of indie-folk, gypsy jazz, and Americana. Tickets $15-$20. www.harmonypresents.com.
Comedians Richie Redding and Anthony Kapfer perform at Harmony Presents in the Hawley Silk Mill. 8:30pm. Tickets between $15-$20. Cocoon caters wine, beer, snacks and a few mixed drinks. www.harmonypresents.com.
The Patriot Connectors will have Bob Beirerle, editor of "Our Town" Magazine, as its speaker. The group meets every second Thursday of the month throughout the year at the Wallenpaupack Area High School Library, 7-9pm.
Open House at Lackawaxen EMS, 1611 Route 590, 1-5pm. Live music by 30 Pack Lite, bounce house, educational tables, free food and beverages, raffles, giveaways and much more. Anyone wishing to donation a gift certificate, gift baskets, food donations for the grill, etc. would be greatly appreciated. 570/685-4022.
Wayne County Builders Association meet and greet with new executive officer Nicole Sanchez at Gresham's Chophouse, 6-8pm. Bring a prospective new member and get a free drink. Appetizer buffet. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. 570/226-4941.
Free tastings and demos every Saturday, 11am-1pm. Mill Market, in the Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 8 Silk Mill Dr. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570/390-4440.
Live Music Friday with Steve Woodman, 8-11pm. Glass—Wine. Bar. Kitchen.,119 Falls Ave. email@example.com or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in our lounge. No cover charge.
Blues, Brews & BBQ with The Scott Weis Band, 5-9pm, on the deck at Glass—Wine. Bar. Kitchen.,119 Falls Ave. $32.50 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples and featured local craft beer. Or, no cover to enjoy the music on lawn or Stargazer Deck. Reservations recommended. firstname.lastname@example.org or 570/226-1337.