WEDNESDAY


Kiwanis Club of the Poconos — Daybreak: 7:30 a.m., Perkins Restaurant, 1215 W. Main St., Stroudsburg. Information: Roger McFadden at 570-369-4277.


Kiwanis Club of the Stroudsburgs: Noon, Sycamore Lounge, Main Street, Delaware Water Gap. Nonmembers are welcome. Fee of $11 for walk-ins, which includes lunch, an introduction and program. Information: Dina Alves at 570-424-0667.


Schmooz Club: Noon, locations vary. A division of the Senior Chai Society run by Stroudsburg-based Chabad Lubavitch of the Poconos. Cost is $7 to cover lunch. Free membership. Information: Rabbi Mendel Bendet at 570-420-8655 or rabbi@jewishpoconos.com.


Adult Dance Classes: Noon to 1 p.m., School of Visual and Performing Arts, 554 Main St., Stroudsburg. Adult ballet classes for beginners to intermediate, adults 18 to 80. Cost is $11 per class; call 570-421-5838. Information about other dance classes: 570-424-5285.


Pocono Family YMCA Guest Bartending: 5 to10 p.m., Siamsa Irish Pub, 636 Main St., Stroudsburg. Guest bartenders will be donating their tips to provide scholarships for local youth. Information: 570-421-2525, sbush@poconoymca.org.


American Legion Auxiliary Post 927: 6 p.m., American Legion Post 927, Route 209 and Fairgrounds Road, Gilbert. Information: 610-681-5838 or ampost927.org.


John Rock and the Birth of Birthright Citizenship: 6 to 8 p.m., Barrett Paradise Friendly Library, 6500 Route 191, Cresco. Professor Christopher Brooks, of East Stroudsburg University, will introduce us to John Rock, the first African American man who was sworn into the Supreme Court on the day Abrahan Lincoln signed the 13th Amendment. Light refreshments will be served. Information: 570-595-7171, L.vromanbpfl@gmail.com.


Gardeners Workshop: Growing and Caring for Orchids with Bob Miskevich from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Penn State Extension Office, 724 Phillips St., Suite 201, Stroudsburg. Join certified Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Monroe County as they share information on preparing for a new outdoor or indoor gardening season. Cost: $5. Pre-registration is requested. Walk-ins will be welcome, but cash and check only are accepted at the door. Information: 570-421-6430.


Film Screening: “Knox Mine Disaster” documentary film screening and question and answer with filmmakers from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Pocono Cinema & Cultural Center, 88 S. Courtland St., East Stroudsburg. Cost: $10 online or $12 at the door. Information: bit.ly/2UAAO71.


Italian Mutual Benefit Association Ladies Auxiliary: Open to all ladies of Italian birth or descent (at least 25%). The club is purely social in nature and focuses on family, friends and community. Information: 570-424-5569.


ADVANCE NOTICE


Homemade Soup Sale: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 22, Cherry Lane United Methodist Church, 4326 Cherry Lane Church Road, Tannersville. All assorted homemade soups. Information: 570-629-1990 or heidel@ptd.net.


Tricky Tray Fundraiser: 1 p.m. Feb. 22, J.T. Lambert Intermediate School gymnasium and auditorium, 2000 Milford Road, East Stroudsburg. Information: Audry Garret at 917-526-8319.


Water Gap Singers Rehearsals: Orff’s Carmina Burana, Mondays 7 to 9 p.m., Blairstown Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, 168 Route 94 South, Blairstown, New Jersey. No auditions needed for new members. Concert will be at 4 p.m. May 17. Information: 973-229-6049 or watergapsingers.org.