The Upper Delaware Chapter of Trout Unlimited and Jeff Bank have together sponsored Trout in the Classroom at Sullivan West Elementary School. Fifth grade students will be celebrating “Trout Release Day” with a number of events at the junction of Rt. 52 & North Branch Road, 10am. 845/887-4714 or 845/482-4610.
Sons of Norway Bernt Balchen Lodge sponsors annual Viking Fest, a traditional Norwegian stuffed pork roast with all the trimmings, homemade desserts, coffee and tea, at Central Fire House, Westcolang Rd., 6pm. Live music. Cost: $18 per person, $8 for children under 12. Reservations: 570/685-7086.
"People, Places & Things" photographs by Michael Culver opening reception at The Highlands Photographic Guild, 6-9pm. Show runs through June 2. 570/296-2440.
The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission sponsors the first annual “Eileen Haworth Weil” scholarship brunch at The Eagle’s Nest, 11am-2pm. Ellenville NAACP President, Maude Bruce, will be the keynote speaker. Tickets: $40. Scholarship funds raised will aid Sullivan County Community College students going on to a four-year degree. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Wayne County Tourism Committee invites all businesses that entail lodging, attractions, and event venue organizers to a Tourism Meet and Greet event at the Silk Mill, 5-7:30pm.
The Upper Delaware Council, Inc. (UDC) unanimously approved a letter to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (PA DEP) on May 2 expressing its opposition to the Sewage Facilities Planning Module Review for On-lot Sewage Systems Proposed in High Quality and Exceptional Value Watersheds. Read more
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the New York Department of Environmental Conservation (NYDEC), the Town of Rockland, and Sullivan County will hold a public meeting to discuss the results of a major study on flooding and ecosystem restoration in Livingston Manor. The meeting will take place on Thursday, May 9, from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m., at the Livingston Manor Firehouse. Read more