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

American Red Cross Blood Drive: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Northampton Community College, Pocono Hall, 2411 Route 715, Tannersville. All blood types are needed. Walk in donors welcome or to make an appointment: or call 1-800-733-2767.

Feederwatch: For families, 11 to 11:45 a.m., Community Center, 15 Day St., East Stroudsburg. Observe winter birds out of the community center window over hot tea and friendly conversation. Kids will have access to activities, a group game and coloring sheets. Information: 570-426-1512,

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.

Grief Support Group: VNA/Hospice, noon to 1 p.m, Visiting Nurse Association/Hospice of Monroe County, 502 VNA Road, East Stroudsburg. Free and open to anyone who has experienced a loss. Information: 570-421-5390 or 570-421-5392.

Miller-Keystone Blood Drive: Noon to 6 p.m., Western Pocono Community Library, 131 Pilgrim Way, 131 Pilgrim Way, Brodheadsville. Information: 610-691-5850 or 800-223-6667 or

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.

Memory Café: 6 p.m., Mrs. Bush's Personal Care Homes, Chestnut Ridge Home, lower level, 302 Kunkletown Road, Kunkletown. Coffee or tea, plus conversation specifically for people with dementia and their caregivers. No cost or obligation. Information: 610-381-1009.

Western Pocono Lions: 6:30 p.m., with dinner served at 7 p.m., The Old Mill Pizza & Restaurant, Business Route 209, Sciota. Make reservations by contacting secretary Charles Rush at 610-381-3759 or

American Mah-Jongg: 6 to 8 p.m., Barrett Paradise Friendly Library, 6500 Route 191, Cresco. Andrea Ekstedt will teach how to play American Mah-Jongg. Call to reserve a spot. Information: 570-595-7171,


Book Donations Requested: Friends of the Eastern Monroe Public library are now accepting donations of good condition books, DVDs, CDs and audio books. Donations can be dropped off at the Hughes Library circulation desk, 1002 N. Ninth St., Stroudsburg until May 15. Encyclopedias, textbook, magazines, audio cassettes, VHS tapes and poor condition items will not be accepted. All proceeds from the resale of these gently are used to benefit the library. Information: 570-421-2866.

Annual Chili and Salsa Fest: Noon to 4 p.m. Feb. 29 at Monsignor McHugh School, Cresco. Who Knows will perform live. Featuring refreshments, kid's show, face painting and more. Hosted be Most Holy Trinity Parish. Cost is a $5 donation to sample and vote for your favorite. Kids under 10 enter free. For information or to enter a chili or salsa, call 570-242-2431.