The following are some of the area recreational events that are being held:
First Day hike
Sky Meadows State Park in Delaplane will host a First Day hike-History Gone Wild from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 1.
Meet the park historian and naturalist at the Log Cabin for a 1.8 mile hike infused with history and nature. Light refreshments will be offered afterward. Information: 540-592-3556.