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November 2013

Trailkeeper.org celebrates one-year anniversary

BARRYVILLE, NY — Sullivan Trailkeeper is an online resource outlet for hiking trails and public lands in Sullivan County with easy-to-read, easy-to-access maps, information about facilities and guides to hiking safety. In celebration of its one year anniversary, the Trailkeeper.org partners will hold an educational walk through the Minisink Battleground located off Scenic Byway Rt.97 on County Road 168 in Barryville on Sunday, November 10 from 12 noon to 2 p.m.  Read more

Jubilation junction

MIDDLETOWN, BEAR MOUNTAIN and KINGSTON, NY — In what could only be described as a Yellow Jackets’ joy fest, Eldred celebrated a pair of priceless Section IX soccer championships and then had four runners qualify for states at the Section IX cross-country championships. The Eldred gym wall, already rife with banners from its storied history, will now have some welcome new additions.  Read more

Discover the world of Russian borsch at the libraries

HONESDALE AND HAWLEY, PA — Nikolai Burlakoff, author of “The World of Russian Borsch,” invites you to visit the Hawley Public Library or the Wayne County Public Library to answer all your borsch questions. He will share his borsch odyssey from a hogweed plant-based soup to its presence in outer space on Tuesday, November 12. The author will visit the Wayne County Public Library from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. and the Hawley Public Library from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.  Read more

Restaurant-style fundraiser for Delaware Valley Arts Alliance

NARROWSBURG, NY — When you dine out this fall, you can support the arts at the same time. Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) and local restaurants and bakeries are partnering in “Savor the Arts—Restaurant Style,” a fundraising campaign to support cultural programs and services in the Sullivan County and Upper Delaware Valley regions. Restaurants will donate a percentage of each bill to the DVAA.  Read more

‘Hot Rod Lincoln’ rockers to headline Sullivan County Blues Festival

ROCK HILL, NY — The Sullivan Hotel will host the second annual Sullivan County Blues Festival on Saturday, November 29 and Sunday, November 30. Featuring more than critically acclaimed blues bands, the festival will also boast a number of new additions this year, including various workshops and a tent highlighting craft beers and liquors from local businesses.  Read more

‘Ethos of Abstraction’ at the Stray Cat

BETHEL, NY — The Stray Cat Gallery will hold an opening reception for its new show “Ethos of Abstraction,” on Saturday, November 9 from 4 to 7 p.m. The show runs from Friday, November 8 to Wednesday, November 20.  Read more

The ‘Fearless Songwriter’ Marci Geller

NARROWSBURG, NY — Marci Geller will play the RiverFolk Concert Series at Gloria Krause Recital Hall at Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St., on Saturday, November 16 at 7:30 p.m. Geller recently participated in the “Fearless Songwriter” challenge.  Read more

Button up your overcoat

For something completely different, I’ve a song stuck in my head. Although I would like to think I’m “special,” this is not an unusual occurrence and most people have experienced the same thing more than once in their lives. If you’ve ever read this column before, you know that this syndrome is not new for me. Happens all the time.  Read more

Mash-up of string quartet and boy band hits Milford

MILFORD, PA — New York City-based singing string quartet, Well-Strung, will perform at the Milford Theatre on Saturday, November 16 at 8 p.m. Heralded as “the hottest things with a bow since Jennifer Lawrence in The Hunger Games,” by the New York Daily News, this modern-day boy band will perform the classics by Mozart and Vivaldi, as well as pop hits by Ke$ha, Adele and others, but with their own spin.  Read more

Rolling Stone best unsigned artist Lelia Broussard

HAWLEY, PA — Harmony Presents will host The Secret Someones featuring Lelia Broussard on Saturday, November 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Boiler Room, located on the lowest level of the Hawley Silk Mill.  Read more