A tour of the best refreshing spring wines, both whites and reds, paired with handcrafted selections from the chef.Celebrate Spring Wine Dinner, 6:30 pm, The Settlers Inn. email@example.com or 570/226-2993. $100/person. Reservations.
Jazz in the Tavern with Rich Jenkins, 6-8 pm, The Settlers Inn. firstname.lastname@example.org or 570/226-2993.
Live Music in the Dining Room with Peter Daniel, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. email@example.com or 570/226-2993.
Senator Lisa Baker and Bold Gold Media present "Help Our Heroes" at the PPL Environmental Leaning Center, 9-10:30am open house, 10:30am-12 noon public discussion.
About half a dozen turned out in front of the Pike County District Court to urge Judge Jay Rose to sentence a Greentown man to the maximum penalty under the law for allegedly abusing his dog “Lexi.” On March 29, Lexi was found muzzled and bound with duct tape. The owner, Russell Seese, who is a resource conservationist with the Pike County Conservation District, has been charged with two counts of animal cruelty. Read more
Sons of Norway Bernt Balchen Lodge sponsors annual Viking Fest, a traditional Norwegian stuffed pork roast with all the trimmings, homemade desserts, coffee and tea, at Central Fire House, Westcolang Rd., 6pm. Live music. Cost: $18 per person, $8 for children under 12. Reservations: 570/685-7086.
The Wayne County Tourism Committee invites all businesses that entail lodging, attractions, and event venue organizers to a Tourism Meet and Greet event at the Silk Mill, 5-7:30pm.
Harmony Presents hosts the bluegrass band “Coal Town Rounders” at the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 door. Visit www.silkmillharmony.com, 570/588-8077.
Penn State Extension in Pike County will hold the first of 5 weekly sessions of a free Quit Smoking Course, Pocono Lake Region Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 3-4pm. The group will meet for 5 consecutive Wednesdays. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. Individual counseling and group sessions available by appointment; call 570/296-3400 or 570/253-5970, ext. 4110 or email PikeExt@psu.edu.
In celebration of National Trails Day, join naturalist Sue Thompson for a day-tour of our area’s waterfalls. Meet at and return to PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 9am-5pm. Fee: adults, $5; children 5-12, $3. Registration required. 570/253-4006.