Patrick Fitzsimmons at The Cooperage, 3pm. Vermont based, Patrick has just released his sixth CD "Hope Is". The title is directly inspired by the Emily Dickinson poem, "Hope Is the Thing With Feathers" www.patrickfitzsimmons.net. 845/252-6783.
RiverFolk Concerts welcomes folk-pop artist Sloan Wainwright at The Cooperage, 8pm. Wainwright belongs to a musical dynasty of impossibly gifted singer-songwriters. sloanwainwright.com/videos. 845/252-6783.
Readings at Maude Alley, Writers in Conversation at Moody Road Studios, 5pm. Meet the writers wine and cheese welcome in the garden, 4-4:45pm. Book signing after the readings. Readings by Mermer Blakeslee, Kelly Braffet, Carolyn Turgeon. 917/445-0613.
Family Game Night at The Cooperage, 6-9pm. Board games, card games, brain games, all kinds of games to play. Can bring your own games. www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
Basket-Afghan Bingo at Texas #4 Firehall, open at 12:30pm, games at 2pm. Basket or Afghan of your choice if you are a winner. Door prizes, refreshments available. Sponsored by Texas #4 Ladies Auxiliary. 570/253-0782.
Contra dance at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. Music by The Ragtag Rutabagas with caller Laurie B. Come with or without a partner. Beginners are always welcome. Suggested donation: $10, kids under 15, free. www.thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.
Join fellow Scrabble enthusiasts at the Honesdale Visitors Center, 303 Commercial Street, from 2:30 to 5:50pm. Donations to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County. 570/224-6206 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Music Together runs at The Stoneworks Learning Center (1036 Rear Main St.), 10-10:45am. Children (ages 0-5), led by a certified instructor create & play music, create rhythm patterns, songs, movements to the music as they express themselves through sound. 570/251-7704, email@example.com.
Noting that they “understand the important needs of the county’s aging population and the integration of the boomer generation,” the Wayne County Commissioners on September 19 proclaimed September as 2013 Senior Center Month in Wayne County. Read more
The Cooperage Project will be holding an “Open Mic in The Pocket Park” in conjunction with Honesdale’s Harvest & Heritage Days, 2-4pm. 570/253-2020 or visit www.thecooperageproject.org