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August 2013

Ring bells for peace

August 5, 2013

Join Bethel Woods Centers for the Arts in a global event of ringing bells around the world to inspire millions to Stand Up for Peace and A World Without War. The informal ceremony at Bethel Woods will begin at 7pm in front of the Museum and is expected to last approximately 20 minutes, with the ringing of its Shohola Bells at 7:15pm. This event is free and open to the public.

Boyds Mills tree tour

August 15, 2013

Master Gardener Boyds Mills tree tour, 5:30–8pm. Forester Paul Kowalczyk will discuss tree and wildlife species, thoughts on forest management, and answer questions. Cost: $5. Children under 18 are free. 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.

4-H Livestock Sale

August 10, 2013

Wayne County Junior 4-H Livestock Sale at the Wayne County Fairgrounds, 10am-11pm.

Grand opening of Canal Park

August 24, 2013

The Wayne County Historical Society (WCHS) will hold the grand opening of its 16-acre Canal Park at the site of the Delaware & Hudson Lock 31, with the society’s first annual Canal Festival, 10am-5pm. Visit, 570/253-3240.

Herd the Curd 5K Run/Walk

August 31, 2013

Calkins Creamery will hold the Herd the Curd 5K Run/Walk at Highland Farm. The race begins at 9am, with registration open at 7:30am. Registration fee is $30. Visit

Make a Hyper Tufa container

August 22, 2013

Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County’s Master Gardeners will teach how to make Hyper Tufa containers, at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 5:30-7:30pm. Fee: $25. Register: 845/292-6180.

Mushroom society meeting

August 22, 2013

Regular monthly meeting of the Delaware Highlands Mushroom Society at the Wayne County Conservation District office, 7pm.

Tastings and demos

August 3, 2013
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August 17, 2013
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August 31, 2013
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December 28, 2013

Tastings and demos at the Mill Market, in the Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 11am-1pm. or 570/390-4440.

Merchants of Groove

August 30, 2013

Live Music Friday with the Merchants of Groove Duo Paul Lyon and Joey "Hotbox" Simon at Glass—, 8-11pm. or 570/226-1337.

Live music with John Curtin

August 29, 2013

Live music with John Curtin on the deck at Glass—, 7-10pm. or 570/226-1337.