Open Electric Jam Night at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Come early to sign-up, as the board fills up quickly. BYOB. Donations appreciated.
Contra dance at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. A caller teaches the figures to be done in each dance and then calls the dance as the music is played by live musicians. Dress is casual, events are smoke and alcohol free. Come with or without a partner. Beginners always welcome.
Acoustic Bluegrass Jam led by Buckshot Jenkins and Ron Penska at The Cooperage, 1030 Main Street, from 7-9pm. Your donation makes this event possible. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a uniform, professional work shoe and accessory sale in the David Katz Conference Center at the hospital, 601 Park St., 7am-4pm. Proceeds will help underwrite the purchase of a mobile mammography van for the hospital.
Two Rivers Zen Community (TRZC) will hold a zazenkai, a daylong retreat devoted to zen meditation practice. Doors open 7:45, first sitting 8am. Anyone who has practiced with Two Rivers or has experience with formal Zen practice elsewhere is welcome to attend. Visit tworiverszen.org.
"Smart Landscaping: How Landscaping Can Save Energy" at The Wayne County Conservation District, 648 Park St., 7-9pm. Co-sponsored by SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education and Development Support) and the Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society. Registration encouraged, 570/245-1256.
Texas No. 4 Fire Co. chicken BBQ, 12 noon-2pm. Drive-thru service. Cost: $10. 570/253-0782.
The Women's Club of Honesdale will meet at the Chamber of Commerce Visitor Center, 1:30pm. Guest speaker Donna Decker of the Wayne Memorial Hospital will speak on aging gracefully with health. Nominations of officers, and collection for the community pantry.
The Cooperage Project will present a screening of two episodes of the acclaimed nature series “Planet Earth” at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., from 5-7pm. The episodes “Mountains” and “Fresh Water” will be shown. Coffee and popcorn. 570/253-2020.
Acoustic Bluegrass Jam at The Cooperage, 7-9pm. This jam is open to any musician with an acoustic instrument such as a fiddle, mandolin, banjo, guitar, bass, harmonica, tambourine, or egg shaker. Please leave your amps at home. Robert “Buckshot” Jenkins and Ron Penska will lead. 570/253-2020.