The Nathan Denison House, 35 Denison St., Forty Fort, is hosting an afternoon of colonial hospitality, a re-creation of life in the early Wyoming Valley, from 1-5 p.m. Dec. 8 and 9. The event will feature the portrayal of local historic figures, kitchen activities, a selection of desserts and musical interlude. Cost is $4 for adults and $2 for children. For more information call 288-5531. Some of the participants, from left, are Robert Mischak, Nancy Lychos, the Rev. Lawrence Reed and Louise Robinson.