Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation by President Lincoln in Central Park (across from the court house, corner of 9th & Court St.), noon. clear4teaparty.com.
Manchester Community Library hours: Mon. 10am-2pm (Mah Johgg 1-4pm, free); Wed. 4-7pm; Sat. 9am-noon. 570/224-8500.
American Cancer Society benefit at SC BOCES RPEC gym, 6-7:30pm, $10. RSVP: 845/932-8177 or 482-3324.
"Living Meaningfully, Dying Joyfully" incl. guided meditation teaching & discussion at The Emerson House (Hotel Fauchere), 7-8:30pm, $10. kadampanewyork.org or 845/856-9000.
Ladore Lodge Camp Retreat & Conference Center, Sat., 9am-5pm; Sun., 9am-4pm, free. Gold buying events, electronic recycling drop-off (donations welcome), flower pot contest, home improvement live auction & more. WayneCountyBuilders.com or 570/226-4941.
UDUUF service exploring ethics & the environment w/ guest speaker Virginia Kennedy at Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Refreshments & fellowship follow. uduuf.org or 845/252-6626.
Coppola signs her book "Child in the Mirror" at Havens Treasures Thrift Shop, 2-4pm. 888/361-9473.
Hosted by Knights of Columbus Council #13935 to benefit Safe Haven & other local charities at St. Patrick's Hall, 7-11pm, $25/presale, $30/door. Dinner (BYOB), 50/50. 570/296-5564.
Celebrate the opening day of fishing season w/ a community fish fry at PEEC, 5-7pm, adults $12, children $8. 570/828-2319.
Drew Fellowship Hall, 4:30-6:30pm, adults $10, ages 5-12 $5. Take-out avail. 570/491-2743.