The Catskill Mountainkeeper Memorial Day weekend tag sale at the Mountainkeeper office, 10am-3pm.
Dharmakaya Retreat Center hosts a Vesak program to celebrate the significant events of Buddha Shakyamuni’s life, 2pm. Dharma teacher Colin Foote will give a talk on Buddha Shakyamuni followed by prayers and praises of Buddha. Tea and cookies served.
The event is free but donations are always welcome. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Damascus Township Historical Society welcomes all to the opening of their museum for the 2013 season, 1-4pm. The museum building is located at the corner of Cochecton Turnpike (Route 371) and High School Rd. The museum will be open every Saturday thereafter from 1-4pm through the month of October.
A Memorial Day Program in honor of our nation's veterans is being sponsored by the Damascus Township Historical Society at the Veterans Memorial near the Society's Building, 11am. The speaker will be Joseph Davis. All are welcome. 570/224-4535.
The River Gallery is holding an artist reception for Ishwar Malleret, 6-8pm. Mixed media paintings. 845/252-3238.
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On Sunday morning (5/19/13), at approximately 1:22 A.M., a woman telephoned the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office and advised that she had called the County’s Mobile Mental Health Team because her husband was becoming agitated and acting violent.
She requested that a Sheriff’s Patrol come to her house at 20 Haddock Rd. in the Town of Thompson and stand by until the Mental Health Team could arrive. When deputies arrived at the location they encountered the husband, John Ortiz, 43. Read more