The Wayne County Heroin Prevention Task Force holds its first public meeting at the Honesdale High School, 459 Terrace St., 7pm.
St. John the Evangelist Parish will participate in the National Night of Prayer for Life from 9pm-1am in St. Mary Magdalen Church, Church St.
The third annual Christmas with the Crackers Toys for Tots fundraiser at The Cooperage, 6-10pm. Admission is $10 or one new unwrapped toy. All donations stay within Wayne and Pike counties. Featuring music by The Honesdale High School Guitar Ensemble, Poison Love, and Professor Louie and Miss Marie.
Highlights for Children will hold its 23rd annual Holiday Open House at the Highlights editorial offices at 803 Church Street, 10am-4pm. The event features treats, entertainment, and the always-popular craft room. 570/253-1080.
Open electric jam at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Hosted by Compass. In addition to jamming out to their own tunes, the band will provide backup support to those who sign up to play, so bring your instruments and get ready to jam out. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
Over two dozen regional artisans selling handcrafted gift items, art and food, 11am-5pm. Materials sourced locally and recycled when possible: Includes porcelain, pottery, baskets, furniture, felted bags, artist prints & photos, dog coats, dried flowers, Yule logs, maple syrup, candy & chocolates, breads & pastries, and more. 570/253-2020.
Wayne Choralaires Christmas concert at Central United Methodist Church, Church Street. Two performances: 2:30pm & 7pm.
Holiday Open House at the museum, 810 Main St., 4-7pm.
Parade line-up 5pm at Top Notch parking area, Fourth Street. Parade starts 6pm & proceeds up Main Street to Central Park for annual tree lighting ceremony. Businesses, community groups, school groups and non-profit or musical groups may march or enter a float. Contact Gail Tucker at 570/253-5492 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Holiday Cabaret at The Cooperage benefiting WJFF public radio, doors at 6pm, entertainment at 7pm. Featuring Janet Burgan, Karen Hudson, A Cat and The Hat (Bob Lohr & Annie Hat), Little Sparrow, Doug Rogers & the Backseat Drivers, and Lumiri Tubo. Tickets in advance $12/$15 at door. Reservation at wjffradio.org. Food by Ant Hill Farm Kitchen.