FRIDAY


Duplicate Bridge: 10 a.m., Loder Center, Analomink Street, East Stroudsburg. Game results posted on American Contract Bridge League website. Information: Kate Shumaker at 272-200-2151 or David Forth at 570-992-6093.


Parkinson's Support Group: Noon to 1 p.m., East Stroudsburg University, Monroe Hall, Centre Street, East Stroudsburg. Information: 570-422-3247.


Fluid Acrylics Pour and Sip Fundraiser: 5:45 p.m., Brodhead Creek Heritage Center, 1539 Cherry Lane Road, East Stroudsburg. Participants will learn three different techniques for poring fluid acrylic paint to create works of art with local artist and PHLT board member Elaine Madere. Absolutely no prior art experience required. Cost: $40 and includes all supplies for four projects, artist instruction, a glass of wine and light refreshments. A portion of the registration fees benefits the Pocono Heritage Land Trust. Registration is required. Bring an apron or shirt to wear over and protect your clothes while pouring paint. Registration: phlt.org/feb-pour-and-sip.html. Information: info@phlt.org or 570-424-1514.


Family Swim Fridays: 6 to 8:30 p.m., Chipperfield Elementary School, 2015 Chipperfield Drive, Stroudsburg. Cost: $5 per person or $15 for a family of four. Swim will be canceled if school is closed or dismisses early. Information: 570-426-1512 or info@srosrc.org.


ADVANCE NOTICE


Provost’s Colloquium Series: Presents a talk on “Toxic Leadership: Its Impact on Individuals, Organizations, and Even Nations” at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 26 in Beers Lecture Hall, East Stroudsburg University, East Stroudsburg. Free. An intellectual experience that promotes dialogue among ESU faculty, staff, students, and community, continues with a presentation by Jamie Kizer, manager of the entrepreneurial leadership center. Kizer will discuss her research on toxic leadership, the most destructive of all leadership styles. Information: contact Christina McDonald at 570-422-7954 or cmcdonald9@esu.edu.


Get Out! For Wellness: 1 to 3 p.m. March 8, Upper Paradise Preserve. Tracing Pocono Heritage Land Trust's Henry's Crossing and Upper Paradise Preserves, participants will follow an old fire road for 3.5 to 4 miles total, at one point crossing Cranberry Creek. The Upper Paradise Preserve is important to Cranberry Creek and its headwaters. Cranberry Creek is a cold-water fishery and Class A wild trout fishery. Leashed dogs are welcome. There are no bathrooms available. The Upper Paradise Preserve is accessible from the Paradise-Price Preserve's trailhead across Henry's Crossing Road. Meet in the parking lot and cross the road together as a group. Information and to register: wildlandspa.org.


Pennsylvania Game Commission Hunter-Trapper Education: Sponsored by Indian Mountain Rod & Gun Club from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 4 at the club, Scenic Drive/Route 534, Kresgeville. Doors open at 8 a.m. Information and registration: pgc.state.pa.us/.