Gallery 705 will host an opening reception for Santa Fe, N.M., artist Sharon Bartel Clements from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the gallery, 705 Fulmer Ave., Stroudsburg.

Clements’ exhibit of mixed-media paintings will run through July 25 at the gallery.

Living and working in New Mexico, Clements’ mixed-media paintings use materials such as tire tracks and sewing patterns on paper.

She has shown 13 solo exhibitions between 1999 and 2011, and has had 23 group exhibitions in the past 20 years.

The reception is free and open to the public.

For information, call 570-421-0833 or visit

The Monroe County Garden Club will offer a tour of nine gardens from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

The tour will highlight gardens in East Stroudsburg, Stroudsburg and Henryville. The garden tour will be held rain or shine.

Tickets are $8 for club members, $10 for nonmembers and free for children under age 12. Tickets are available 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in front of (not inside) the following locations: Trackside Bar and Grill, 50 Crystal St., East Stroudsburg; and Werkheiser’s Garden Center, Route 611, Tannersville.

Proceeds will benefit the scholarship fund for the garden club.

For information, call 570-629-0279 or 570-897-6433, or email