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Week of August 25 2016

August 25, 2016
Author talk Jerry Kuntz

The Hub at The Port Jervis Free Library will host Jerry Kuntz, award-winning author of "The Heroic Age of Diving" in the Reference Room at the library, 6:30-8pm. 845/856-7313 ext. 5.

Port Jervis, Lectures/discussions
Teen Tech Time

Teens and tweens who are interested in technology, like to explore and be creative, play with electronics, work with video games, design and print in 3D, and more. In its third year Teen Tech Time has been a big hit with the youth in the community. Thursdays from 2-4pm in Callicoon.

Callicoon, Workshop
Wayne County Genealogy Group meeting

The Wayne County Genealogy Group will meet in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Wayne County Historical Society, 4:30 pm. This month, new and old members are encouraged to bring an object or picture relating to an ancestor to share with the group. New members, whether experienced researchers or newcomers, are welcome.

Honesdale, Community Events
August 26, 2016
Free Computer Support @ WSPL in Jeffersonville

Free Computer Support every Friday at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10am-2pm. Have questions about a new device? Or an app that isn’t working like you thought? Need help with a new computer or operating system? Get answers to these questions and more.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Milford Garden Club flower show

The Milford Garden Club presents The Times of Our Lives, A Holiday Standard Flower Show Friday, August 26 (from 2-5pm) and on Saturday, August 27 (from 10am-4pm) at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 Broad St. 570/775-6317.

Milford, Community Events
Seth Glier

Seth Glier at Harmony Presents at the Silk Mill, 8pm. A singer-songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist, Seth’s music has caught the ears of fans, industry and critics alike, with USA Today stating that his “exquisite tenor echoes Bruce Springsteen and Billy Joel.” 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
SLAC meeting

SLAC, the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County will
hold its monthly meeting in the Hearing Room of the Government Center, 10am. Commissioner Joe Todora of the Division of Health and Family Services will speak on the Sullivan County Health Initiative, and other service programs. 845/807-0421.

Monticello, Meeting
August 27, 2016
AARP Driver Safety Program

AARP Driver Safety Program at the South Fallsburg Senior Center, 9am-4pm. To register call Sonny Smith at 845/434-8922 (leave message). Please call after 9am in the morning. The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members.

South Fallsburg, Community Events
Ari Hest at Harmony Presents

Ari Hest at Harmony Presents at The Hawley Silk Mill, 8pm. Over his 15-year career, Hest has released eight albums, three EPs and “52” in 2008, a project whereby he wrote, recorded and released a new song every Monday for a full year. Tickets $19-$22. www.harmonypresents.com.

Hawley, Music
Barryville Farmers' Market

Barryville Farmers' Market at 3385 Route 97 (behind the River Market), Saturdays from 10am-1pm, rain or shine.

Barryville, Community Events
Basket Historical Society meeting

Meeting of the Basket Historical Society at the Basket Historical Society, State Route 97, 10:30am. All are welcome to attend the meeting and/or visit the museum from 10:30am-2pm. 845/887-6703.

Long Eddy, Meeting
Breakfast at American Legion

All-you-can-eat breakfast at American Legion Post 1266, 92 Pine St., 8-11am. Military-style breakfast chow line prepared and served by veterans. Members of the "Sullivan County Legion Riders," a family riding group, will be present to greet you. All proceeds support programs for veterans throughout Sullivan County. Cost $7. 845/888-4958.

Wurtsboro, Community Events
Church dinner

The Equinunk United Methodist Church will hold a covered dish dinner in the church, 5:30pm. All are welcome. Bring your favorite dish and enjoy the delicious home-cooked foods. Dinner is free. 570/224-6361.

Equinunk, Community Events
Delaware Highlands Conservancy's Annual Community Picnic

Join the Conservancy for their annual community event. Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy free ice cream from the Dairy’O ice cream truck; a live birds of prey presentation from the Delaware Valley Raptor Center; a monarch butterfly program; a guided walk on the Conservancy’s woodland trail; a kayak raffle drawing, and more. 845/583-1010.

Bethel, Community Events
Family Bingo

Lackawaxen EMS Family Bingo at Masthope Mountain Community, 196 Karl Hope Blvd. 7:30pm. Open to the public.

Masthope, Community Events
Genealogy program at Equinunk Historical Society

Alice Scott, a historian and genealogist who has been researching family and local history for more than 30 years, will share her expertise in a program at the Equinunk Historical Society, 1pm. The society's "Our Heritage" series will continue throughout the rest of the season. 570/224-6722.

Equinunk, Lectures/discussions
Milford Garden Club flower show

The Milford Garden Club presents The Times of Our Lives, A Holiday Standard Flower Show Friday, August 26 (from 2-5pm) and on Saturday, August 27 (from 10am-4pm) at the First Presbyterian Church, 300 Broad St. 570/775-6317.

Milford, Community Events
Port Jervis Farmers' Market

Port Jervis Farmers' Market at Farmers' Market Square (by the Burger King), 9am-1pm. Held Saturdays until October 29. Locally sourced foods, music and handmade items.

Port Jervis, Community Events
RJ Storm and Old School Bluegrass Band

The Neversink Valley Museum presents an evening of bluegrass music with Hudson Valley favorites RJ Storm and Old School Bluegrass Band at the D&H Canal Visitor’s Center, 58 Hoag Rd. (just off Route 209), 7pm. Admission is $7 general, $5 for museum members. 845/754-8870.

Cuddebackville, Music
Rock Hill Farmers’ Market

The Rock Hill Farmers’ Market, sponsored by the Rock Hill Business and Community Association, is held every Saturday from 10am–1pm until September 24th located at 223 Rock Hill Drive. Live music, events and educational activities.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Sullivan County Memory Walk

Sullivan County Memory Walk starting at Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, Two Jefferson St. Registration at 9am; walk begins at 10am. This 1.5-mile walk raises funds to support research, programs and services provided to the community by the Hudson Valley Alzheimer’s Association. Visit sullivancountymemorywalk.com or call 845/866-2800.

Monticello, Community Events
Wild Mushroom Walk

Lacawac Sanctuary, 10am-12noon. Let Delaware Highlands Mushroom Society share a wealth of knowledge in how wild edibles are enjoyed by wildlife and humans. This is a short-distance walk. Wear comfortable footwear. Registration appreciated. Cost: $10. Members: $5. 570/689-9494.

Food, Lake Ariel
August 28, 2016
Blueberry pancake breakfast

Blooming Grove Volunteer Firehouse, 484 Route 739, 8am-12noon. Cost: adults $8, children (10 and under) $4, children 3 and under free. Menu: orange juice, blueberry or plain pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon, sausages, coffee or tea.

Lords Valley, Community Events
Blues, Brews & BBQ

The Blues, Brews & BBQ series at Glass—wine. bar. kitchen. at Ledges Hotel. Rotating line-up of live blues music with a BBQ-style outdoor dining event with samples of local craft brews from a featured local brewery. Cost $32.50. Reservations are recommended. 570/226-1337.

Food, Hawley
Catskills Preservation and History Conference

The Liberty Museum & Arts Center hosts the 15th annual Catskills Preservation and History Conference, registration 9:30am. This year’s theme is “The Catskills – Miami Beach Connection: The People, The Hotels and the Architecture.” There are seven different presentations scheduled for the day-long event. Registration $45. 845/292-2394.

Liberty, Community Events
Read It Again Bookstore open

The Read It Again Bookstore will be open Sundays in August from 11am-2pm. All proceeds benefit the Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Community Events
Upstate Cycle for Hope

Upstate Cycling & Group Fitness Studio is teaming up with the Allyson Whitney Foundation for the Upstate Cycle for Hope, 9am–11:30am. To benefit the Allyson Whitney Foundation and Trevor Loughlin Foundation. Tickets $25. Visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/1147915585273011/ for event details.

Monticello, Community Events
August 29, 2016
Creative movement for kids

Weekly modern dance class for kids ages 5-11 at the Narrowsburg Union, Mondays at 5:30pm. Learn basic movements, explore creativity, play games, and learn choreography. No dance experience is needed. Drop in at any time. Cost: $12 per class. Email catskilldancecompany.@gmail.com.

Narrowsburg, Theatre
Free Computer Support @ WSPL in Callicoon

Free computer support every Monday at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1-5pm. Have questions about a new device? Or an app that isn’t working like you thought? Need help with a new computer or operating system? Get answers to these questions and more.

Callicoon, Community Events
Modern dance for adults

Weekly modern dance class for adults (ages 12 and up) at the Narrowsburg Union, Mondays at 6:30pm. Learn basic movements, warm ups, light stretching, and choreography. No dance experience is needed. Drop in at any time. Cost: $12 per class. Email catskilldancecompany@gmail.com.

Narrowsburg, Theatre
August 30, 2016
Creative Insights to Writing Course

The Adult & Continuing Education Program at Sullivan BOCES is offering a Creative Insights to Writing Course at the St. John Education Center in Monticello on Tuesdays, starting on August 9th and run through August 30th from 6–8pm. The cost is $55. Register, 845/295-4915.

Monticello, Workshop
Pike County Master Gardener Hotline

A Penn State Master Gardener will be at the Penn State Extension office, 514 Broad St., every Tuesday, 10am–12noon, to assist you with your garden, lawn, insect and/or disease control questions. Free. If you are unable to stop by during this time, you can call 570/296-3400.

Milford, Meeting
August 31, 2016
Free Computer Support @ WSPL in Narrowsburg

Free Computer Support every Wednesday at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 4-8pm. Have questions about a new device? Or an app that isn’t working like you thought? Need help with a new computer or operating system? Get answers to these questions and more.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Jazz on the Deck at The Settlers Inn

The Settlers Inn hosts its summer Jazz on the Deck series every Wednesday during July and August, from 6 to 9pm, rain or shine. There is no cover charge. 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Literacy Volunteers book sale

The Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County Past Perfect Bookstore is having a summer half-price sale at the Old Duggan School on Route 55 (right behind the Town of Bethel Offices), 10am-4pm. All books will be half price. All proceeds benefit Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County. 845/583-7191.

White Lake, Community Events
Rock Hill Summer Concert Series

Rock Hill Business and Community Association presents the Rock Hill Summer Concert Series, held every Wednesday evening for the months of July and August at 223 Rock Hill Drive (location for the Rock Hill Farmers’ Market), 6:30-8:30pm. Bring chair or blanket. Free. www.facebook.com/RockHillSummerConcertSeries.

Rock Hill, Music