NARROWSBURG, NY — Join Seiso Paul Cooper, Sensei, for a haiku hike, “Amid Summer Silence.” Walk along the Upper Delaware River with stops along the way for writing, reading and reciting spontaneously created haiku. Emphasis on “Zen Beginner’s Mind” means that no writing experience is necessary.
COCHECTON, NY — There will be a corn plot variety demonstration held across from Cochecton Mills Inc. (30 Depot Rd.) on August 31 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. It will feature 14 different corn varieties, and representatives from both Cochecton Mills Inc.
BETHEL, NY — The Delaware Highlands Conservancy announces a free community picnic event, Saturday, September 16 from 4 to 8 p.m.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — On Saturday, August 19 at 1 p.m., Morgan Outdoors hosts the Catskills Astronomy Club for a Pre-eclipse Solar Viewing out front on the sidewalk. The club will set up telescopes with high-quality solar filters for an opportunity to learn more about our closest star and the solar eclipse happening on Monday, August 21.
DINGMANS FERRY, PA — The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), located at 538 Emery Rd., has a variety of entertainments planned for the whole family over the next couple of weekends. Unless otherwise noted, registration is required. call 570/828-2319 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
WAYMART, PA — The Wayne/Pike Farm Bureau will sponsor a legislative farm tour at Creamworks Creamery, 1557 Creek Dr., on August 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The tour will showcase the growth of Amy and Chuck Theobald’s dairy farm into a full-fledged creamery that produces value-added products such as flavored milks, butter and ice cream.
BETHEL, NY — Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a free guided Nature Walk on Saturday, August 19 from 2 to 4 p.m. The walk is held on the Conservancy’s woodland trail located within its Bethel, NY property—119 acres of conserved farm and forest land.
HONESDALE, PA — The annual Wayne County 4-H livestock auction, one of the highlights of the Wayne County Fair, will take place on Saturday, August 12 at 10 a.m. at two locations on the fairgrounds simultaneously: the arena and large dairy barn. Up for auction will be 41 steers, 42 lambs, 60 meat goats and 268 hogs.
HONESDALE, PA — Ed Perry from the National Wildlife Federation will present a seminar titled “Neighborly Natural Landscaping: How to decrease mowing and increase pollinators and birds” on Tuesday, August 22 at 7 p.m. in the Park Street Complex.
HUGUENOT, NY — The Town of Deerpark Museum Committee will host a Star Party at Harriet Space Park on Route 209 on Friday, August 4. The guided trip through the galaxy will begin at 8 p.m. William Istone, adjunct professor of science and engineering at SUNY, will provide the narrative.