Affordable things to do in the Pocono region this weekend
Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy. $20 in advance. $25 on the day of the show. For four decades Carl Palmer has thrilled audiences as a member of Atomic Rooster, The Crazy World of Arthur Brown, Asia and Emerson, Lake and Palmer. His technical prowess is on display as he pays tribute to fallen bandmate Keith Emerson at 8 p.m. June 9 at Penn’s Peak, 325 Maury Rd., Jim Thorpe. Tickets can be purchased at the Penn’s Peak box office, Roadies Restaurant or through Ticketmaster. For more information, call 866-605-PEAK.
Kayak/Canoe Trip. $6 for non-members. $4 for KCEEC, Nature Conservancy members and children under 12. The Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center, 552 Cherry Lane Rd., Stroudsburg, leads a kayak/canoe trip through Tannersville Bog, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 9. Paddlers must bring their own kayaks or canoes, meet at the bog parking lot by 1 p.m. and wear footwear appropriate for walking through the woods and fields. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 570-629-3061 or email [email protected]
Edible and Medicinal Plant Walk. $5. Many plants provide natural food and remedies for other lifeforms. The Pocono Environmental Education Center leads a hike focused on wild edible and medicinal plants from 1 to 3 p.m. June 12 at the PEEC, 538 Emery Rd., Dingman’s Ferry. There will be no collecting of plants, featured or otherwise, during the hike. For more information email [email protected] or call 570-828-2319.
Haley Reardon. $17 in advance. $20 on the day of the show. Haley Reardon’s thoughtful songwriting and engaging stage presence has earned her showcases at the Folk Alliance International, New England Regional Folk Alliance, Boston Folk Festival and New York Songwriter’s Circle. She has shared the stage with Tom Rush, Peter Yarrow and Buskin & Batteau and opened for Lori McKenna and Catie Curtis. Reardon performs her brand of indie folk-rock at 8 p.m. June 11 at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., Hawley. In 2012, Reardon was named Bostonian of the Year by The Boston Globe Magazine. For more information, call 570-588-8077.