The Department of Environmental Protection will hold a public information session at the Upper Delaware Council Office, 211 Bridge St., 6pm. Meeting will provide additional information about turbid discharge near Cannonsville Dam. 845/334-7868.
The Tusten Lions hold a free child eye screening, 8 Main St., 11am-2pm. All children under the age of 6 welcome. 845/252-3547.
Penny social/silent art auction at the Tusten Town Hall. Doors open at 12 noon, calling begins at 1:30pm. Net proceeds to benefit Tusten Volunteer Ambulance Service and NYPA Fire Victims Fund. Lunch available.
The Ten Mile River Scout Museum is hosting History Day, a free event celebrating the history of Sullivan County and the region, at the Ten Mile River Boy Scout Camps (Headquarters Camp), 1481 Crystal Lake Rd., 1-5pm. 845/252-3775.
2 Franks’ Café, a free lunch open to the public at St. Francis Xavier Church, 151 Bridge St., 12noon-1pm. Come for a free meal and fellowship.
Local author Gray Basnight gives a theatrical reading and shares insight about the writing of his Civil War historical novel at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6pm. Books available to be purchased and signed. Pre-register, www.wsplonline.org.
Opening reception for "Art in Bloom" at the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance, 7-9pm. This exhibit pairs floral arrangements with local artists' work. On view through the weekend. 845/252-7576.
The first annual Spirit Quest Expo in Tusten Town Hall, 10am-6pm. Reiki healing, Aura photography, a selection of stones and crystals, oracle readings, mediumship readings and more. Free workshops throughout the day, including presentations on sound vibrational healing, aromatherapy, and angel communication. Free admission.
Western Sullivan Public Library summer author series “Shelf Life” presents the new release "Shadows in the Fire" by Gray Basnight at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch, 6pm. Basnight gives a theatrical reading and shares insight about the writing of his Civil War historical novel. Books available. Light refreshments. Registration required. 845/252-3360.
Beauty Water by Jenise Parris trunk show at Nest, 15 Main St., 1-5pm. Meet and chat with Jenise Parris, acupuncturist, herbalist, aromatherapist, and intuitive healer. Shop her line of aromatic facial mists, self-healing acupressure gels, facial serums, body scrub and more.