HONESDALE, PA — The Central United Methodist Church had informal beginnings in Honesdale, according to Sue Graziadio, who serves as the church’s historian. “When they first started, when the first Methodists came to town [circa 1825],” she says, “they didn’t have a building.
Arts & Leisure
I’m not big on awards shows. Don’t get me wrong—it’s kind of cool when folks are acknowledged for one thing or another, especially when it’s by their peers. And it’s not sour grapes, either, since I’ve received one or three over the years.
HONESDALE, PA — The Velvet Maple at 968 Main St. will hold a tree-trimming party on Saturday, December 2 at 3 p.m. Bring your old tree ornaments or make new ones at the Velvet Maple craft table. Free eggnog and cookies will be served.
EQUINUNK, PA — The Equinunk Historical Society will hold its annual holiday open house on Sunday, December 3, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. The museum, located at 1972 Pine Mill Rd., will be decorated for the season, and music will be provided by Kat and Larry Judd. If you have some extra cookies or other goodies, please bring them along too.
The date printed in the article on the SUNY Sullivan Holiday Craft Fair in the November 23 newspaper was incorrect. The correct date was Sunday, November 19.
LIVINGSTON MANOR and JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — “Tapestry of Light,” a Celtic Christmas celebration by Joseph M. Martin, will be presented by the Transformation Choir of Sullivan County on Saturday, December 2, at 2 p.m. at the Livingston Manor Presbyterian Church, and at 7 p.m. at the Jeffersonville Presbyterian Church.
NORTHEAST PA — The Wayne Choralaires will present their holiday concert, “One Holy Night,” on Sunday, November 26, at 2 p.m. at Central United Methodist Church, 11th and Church Streets, Honesdale; and on Sunday, December 3, at 2 p.m. at B.V.M. Queen of Peace Church, Church and Chestnut Streets, Hawley.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — On Sunday, December 3, at 1 p.m.. the public is invited to “Exploring the Shawangunks—A Visual Odyssey” with photographer Nora Scarlett at Morgan Outdoors.
ELLENVILLE, NY — Shadowland Stages, 157 Canal St., concludes its 33rd season with “Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol,” a play by Tom Mula running from December 1 through December 17.
WURTSBORO, NY — The Wurtsboro Art Alliance (WAA) will hold its annual holiday show beginning on Saturday, November 25 and Sunday, November 26. It will continue every Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 4 p.m. until Christmas.