Get a jump on the boating season by taking a safe boating course at PPL Environmental Learning Center, 9am-4pm. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s eight-hour boating safety class gives boaters practical information so they can make more informed decisions on the water. 570/253-7001.
Come explore the summer wildflowers and critters along the Wallenpaupack Creek Trail on this 1.5 hour walk with naturalists Jane Frye & Rob Holt, 10am-12 noon. We’ll see what’s blooming, like thistle, crown vetch, bouncing bet and raspberry brambles. 570/253-7001.
A major exhibit highlighting the parallel lives of two international artists of the "Art Naïf" school will open at the Looking Glass Gallery at the Hawley Silk Mill. 570/226-0782.
Guitar and cello duo Tall Heights will play at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. With a sound that resembles the likes of Bon Iver and The Milk Carton Kids, this duo is taking folk-loving indie souls on a ride they can't forget. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 at the door. www.silkmillharmony.com.
The Coal Town Rounders are a hard driving four piece traditional bluegrass band with mandolin, guitar, banjo, bass & tight harmonies. They will play at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 at the door. www.harmonypresents.com.
Six-time winner of the Canadian Maple Blues Award Suzie Vinnick plays at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. She can belt out the blues or croon a ballad. Her guitar work is effortlessly commanding and supremely tasteful. Tickets: $16 in advance, $20 at the door. www.harmonypresents.com.
The Amigos Band (formerly The Tres Amigos), an American folk band, play at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. They have appeared in recent performances with Pete Seeger, David Amram, New Orleans’ Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and bluegrass legend Tony Rice. Tickets $16 advance, $20 at the door. www.harmonypresents.com.
Neo-motown vibes with a fresh spin on a retro sound come together in the music of Caleb Hawley at Harmony Presents at the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. Featured on American Idol and having shared the stage with Mark Cohn, Rusted Root, Dave Matthews Band, Shawn Mullins, and Edwin McCain. Tickets $16 advance, $20 in advance. www.harmonypresents.com.
Bus trip to "New York City on your own." See a show, go shopping, go to lunch. The Hawley Women's Club bus trips raise funds for scholarships for graduating WAHS seniors and donations to local charities. 570/226-6588.
Bus trip to Tri-Cities Opera in Binghamton, NY to see "Die Fledermaus." Cost of $75 includes bus, hot brunch buffet and opera. Proceeds from the Hawley Women’s Club bus trips fund scholarships for graduating WAHS seniors and donations to local charities. 570/266-6588.