HONESDALE, PA — New art exhibits will open at all three of the Wayne County Arts Alliance’s Art-a-Pelago Galleries on Main Street on Saturday, December 9 from 6 to 9 p.m. in conjunction with Honesdale’s Second Saturday recurring monthly happenings.
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MILFORD, PA — The Grey Towers National Historic Site is not only open for guided tours of the holiday-bedizened mansion from December 4 through December 20; it is also a great place to shop for local gifts, at both a holiday art exhibit and its gift shop.
BETHANY, PA — Bethany Borough celebrates Christmas in the Village on Saturday, December 2 from 2 to 4 p.m. with several open houses, including at the Bethany Public Library where Mrs. Claus will serve hot chocolate and cookies, while volunteers help children write their letters to Santa.
HURLEYVILLE, NY — The Sullivan County Historical Society will hold its Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 2 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St. Come see the museum decked out in holiday finery, part of Holiday in Hurleyville. For more information call 845/434-8044.
HURLEYVILLE, NY — The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) partners with the Hurleyville Arts Centre to present “DVAA Radius: Hurleyville” for two weekends in December: December 2 and 3 and December 9 and 10 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, December 2 from 4 to 6 p.m.
MILFORD, PA — Grey Towers National Historic Site will offer guided holiday tours of all three floors of the mansion from Monday, December 4 through Wednesday, December 20 at 1 and 3 p.m. The 1886 mansion, formerly the home of Gov. Gifford Pinchot, founder and first chief of the U.S.
MILFORD, PA — Milford Presents and the Milford Lions Club will host Milford’s annual tree lighting on the grounds of the Community House on Saturday, December 2. The celebration features free hot cocoa and cookies as well as a performance by the Dingman Delaware Middle School Chorus under the direction of Brian Krauss beginning at 4:30 p.m.
HONESDALE, PA — RiverFolk Concerts will welcome back Jann Klose on Sunday, December 3 at The Cooperage. Klose will be joined by Elsa Nilsson, flute, vocals, keys; and Cody Rahn on percussion. “Stylistically, his voice and song writing split the difference between Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen.
ROCK HILL, NY — Join the Rock Hill Business & Community Association for its annual tree-lighting ceremony on Saturday, December 2 at 5 p.m. There will be light refreshments, Santa arriving on a fire truck, live music and Christmas and Hanukkah songs, followed by the tree lighting.
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — The Grahamsville United Methodist Church will host a holiday craft fair and luncheon on Saturday, December 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in its fellowship hall. Local artists and craftsmen will be selling their jewelry, original watercolors, pottery, candles, handmade soaps and much more.