The Gift of Aromatherapy: Open House at The Sanctuary of Oils, 61 Commercial St. (The Holmes Bldg.), 1-4pm. Come experience pure essential oils and Mayasblends handmade blends and aromatics for your home or self-care. Drawings for free gifts; warm tea and snacks. 570/468-7350.
Holiday open house at Highlights for Children, 803 Church St., 10am-4pm. Music, crafts, storytelling, refreshments, free gifts and more.
Pictures with Santa with or without your pet at Fins and Feathers, 222 Willow Ave., 11am-3pm. Household pets are welcome, as well as children and families. Snacks and refreshments. Specials all day long. Photo packages $10.
The Honesdale Area Ministerium offers its annual Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service, 4pm. Grace Episcopal Church at the corner of Church and Ninth Street will be the host parish. 570/253-2760.
Parents and children are invited to a reading of the holiday classic "The Night Before Christmas" as well as some new favorites, at the Wayne County Historical Society, 6-8pm. The night includes stories in the Eclipse train car, holiday crafts, letter writing to Santa and holiday treats. Cost $8. Pre-register. 570/253-3240.
Lisa Ohliger will lead Christmas ornament decorating for kids at the Wayne County Historical Society, 12noon-2pm. Children will each decorate a Victorian style cinnamon ornament or holiday card of their very own. Free and open to children of all ages. 570/253-3240.
The Wayne County Historical Society, 810 Main St., will hold its annual Open House, 4-7pm. Join in the celebration by bringing a new unwrapped toy to put in the Toys for Tots collection box. Enjoy holiday music, light refreshments, museum shopping, book signings, exhibit tours. 570/253-3240.
Contra dance at The Cooeprage, 7:30-10pm. Music by Poison Love. Suggested donation: $10, kids under 15, free. 570/253-2020.
The Main Street Farmers’ Market on every other Saturday through the winter months at The Cooperage, 11am-1pm. Food, locally grown produce, maple syrup, fresh baked bread and locally roasted coffee. 570/253-2020.
The Main Street Farmers’ Market on Saturdays through the winter months at The Cooperage, 11am-1pm. Food, locally grown produce, maple syrup, fresh baked bread and locally roasted coffee. 570/253-2020.