Wade Preston of "Movin' Out!" the Broadway show and Billy Joel's right hand man plays at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. BYOB. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 at the door. 570/588-8077.
Grateful Dead Night at Glass—Wine.Bar.Kitchen. at the Ledges Hotel, 8-11pm. Music by cover band Black Onion and a special exhibit of editorial photographs by Bradley Gelb, who traveled with the band for a decade. Visit www.ledgeshotel.com/glass-wine-bar-bistro or call 570/226-1337.
Bridget Davis and the Viking Kings at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. The group plays alternative jazz and folk music. BYOB. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 at the door. Visit www.silkmillharmony.com.
Hike at the PPL Shuman Point Natural Area, 1pm. Presenter: Paul Kowalczyk, PPL consulting forester and Sarah Hall, Wayne County Conservation District’s forest specialist. 570/253-7001.
Horizon Dental Care will host free dental care event through Dentistry From The Heart, offering residents free dental care services. Event registration will begin at 8am at the offices of Horizon Dental Care. 570/226-8800.
Fundraiser for Central Fire House Auxiliary at the Central Volunteer Fire Department, 11am-4pm. Admission: $15, includes mini facials, nails, Zumba, mini massage and Yoga. Wine, cheese, cake and coffee will be served. 570/685-7680.
The Writer’s Workout taught by Consuela Golden at the Wayne County Arts Alliance, 1-3pm. Whether you’re a wannabe writer who doesn’t know how to begin or an experienced writer who’s currently blocked, this class will teach you how to jump-start your creative process and get your writing muscles in shape. Call 570/390-4420, or visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org.
Creating Characters—Bringing Life to Your Writing taught by Richard Grunn at the Wayne County Arts Alliance, 1-4pm. Through a combination of lecture, improvisation, writing exercises and group discussion, participants will learn how to create characters of complexity and depth. Visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org or call 570/390-4420.
Sons of Norway Bernt Balchen Lodge #3-566 regular meeting at the Central Fire House, 2pm. In addition to the initiation of new members, there will also be a cake auction. Desserts, coffee and tea will be served. New members are welcome. 570/729-7628 or 226-4007.
Harmony Presents hosts Rebecca Haviland and Whiskey Heart in the Hawley Silk Mill, 7:30pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.silkmillharmony.com for $16 in advance online or at the door for $20. Purchasing tickets in advance online also gets ticket holders 20% off their bill at Glass Wine Bar and Bistro after 9:30 on the day of the show. 570/588-8077.