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Week of November 29 2012

Eventdate: November 29, 2012
All terms
Bookworm Club

Grades 2-4 enjoy stories, games, crafts & snacks at the library, Thurs., 2:30-4pm. RSVP: 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Meeting
New "Stageworks" production at Old Stone House

“Stageworks” Starts New Production at Old Stone House of Hasbrouck, 282 Hasbrouck Rd. Autumn rehearsals will be scheduled for a new play to be staged in early January. Starting October 18th, young thespians are invited to meet at 5:30-7 pm every Thursday, training for their theatrical roles. Registration forms are available at www.TheOldStoneHouseOfHasbrouck.org. For more detalis, contact Ms. Eddings at 845/985-0419, or by email request to oshya@peoplepc.com.

Hasbrouck, Meeting
Eventdate: November 30, 2012
All terms
Equinunk Volunteer Fire Company's Annual Turkey Party

Equinunk Fire Hall, 7pm. Free refreshments available. 570/224-4578

Equinunk, Community Events
Eventdate: December 1, 2012
All terms
'Christmas in the Village'

“Christmas in the Village,” 2 to 4pm, various B&Bs & other locations.

Bethany, Community Events
'Journey through Bethlehem'

“Journey through Bethlehem,” 4:30 to 6:30pm, Bethany Presbyterian Church.

Bethany, Community Events
1st Annual Indie Holiday Market

A collective of local artists are coming together to bring you an exciting holiday market full of handmade art, jewelry, cards, knitwear, accessories, furniture, food and more. Buy directly from the artists! Saturday & Sundays through December 16. At The Dock (behind Main Street). 11am-6pm. Contact madamefortuna@gmail.com.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Cartooning workshop

Mark McKenna will teach a class on comic book making, Western Sullivan Public Library, 1pm. Kids ages 10 and up. Register: 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Choralaires perform

Wayne Choralaires, 2:30pm, BVM Queen of Peace Church.

Hawley, Community Events
Christmas cookie walk

Christmas cookie walk and children's Christmas gift shoppe, 9am-3pm, United Methodist Church. 570/828-2288.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Christmas tea

Authentic Christmas Tea at the Church of the Good Shepherd and St. John the Evangelist, 10am-3pm. Three courses and a wide variety of teas. 570/296-8123.

Milford, Community Events
Coffee House at The Cooperage

Music, delicious treats, coffee and a nice warm environment at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Donations gratefully accepted. thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Delaware Highlands Conservancy Announces Eagle Institute Volunteer Training Day

Lackawaxen Inn - Become an eagle volunteer, 9:30am-12pm. volunteer@delawarehighlands.org, www.DelawareHighlands.org, 570/226-3164 or 845/583-1010

Lackawaxen, Community Events
Donuts with Santa

Free hot cocoa & donuts with Santa, 9am, Papa’s Primo Pizza.

Honesdale, Community Events
Fall classic movie series

Paramount Theatre. Pre-film live music by vocalist Ellen Kaye & her Moscow 57 band. 845/346-4195.

Middletown, Film
Handmade for the Holidays

Craft sale and Flour Power pastry cafe at Duke Pottery, 11am-4pm. Percentage of sales benefits Farmhearts. www.dukepottery.com or 607-498-4308.

Roscoe, Community Events
Intro to astronomy

Learn about constellations while star-gazing at PEEC, 6-8pm, $10. RSVP: 570/828-2310.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Jewish Film Festival

7:30PM at CJ Hooker Middle School, 41 Lincoln Avenue. Entry is a suggested donation $5 per adult children under 14 free. Lineup features genres for all ages and interests, including a documentary, an animated short and an Academy Award nominated film. Contact sharon@jewishorangeny.org.

Goshen, Film
Jewish film festival

The Jewish Federation of Greater Orange County will screen "Footnote" and "Alone" at the CJ Hooker Middle School, 7:30pm. Suggested donation $5. 845/562-7860.

Goshen, Film
Lenape of the eastern woodlands

Learn about day-to-day activities of the Lenape culture at PEEC, 1-3pm, $20. Ages 10+. 570/828-2310.

Dingmans Ferry, Lectures/discussions
Lenape of the Eastern Woodlands

Mike Dennis of Traditional Earth Skills will teach you day-to-day activities of the Lenape culture. The food, clothing, and shelter of the local hunter gatherers will be presented, along with the handmade artifacts. Ages 10+ please. 1-3pm. Cost $20. Call PEEC at 570/828-2319 for more information

Dingmans Ferry, Lectures/discussions
Lenape Program at PEEC: “Lenape of the Eastern Woodland”

Lehman Township, Dingmans Ferry, PA - 1-3pm. $20/person pre-registration. 570/828-2319 www.peec.org

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Local boys perform

Local Boys benefit concert, 7pm, Grace Episcopal Parish Hall. Donations accepted.

Honesdale, Community Events
Meet the artists reception

The annual winter art show and sale featuring Hemlock Farms artists and friends opening reception, 5-7pm, The Gallery at Chant Realtors. 570/775-7337.

Art, Lords Valley
Pet pictures with Santa

Rock Hill firehouse, 10am-3pm. $10, benefits Sullivan County SPCA.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Professional Open House

Greater Honesdale Partnership's open house at participating businesses. 9am-12pm.

Honesdale, Community Events
Ruthie Pincus of Brooklyn

Helena Clare Pittman reads from her new book "Ruthie Pincus of Brooklyn. Twenty-five years in the writing, it is based on Helena’s root memories of childhood. 2pm at Domesticities, 4055 State Route 52. Contact 845-482-3333. More info at thecuttinggarden.org.

Youngsville, Readings
Tree lighting

Annual tree lighting on the grounds of the Community House and Library, 5pm. milfordpa.us.

Milford, Community Events
Eventdate: December 1, 2012 - December 2, 2012
All terms
Holiday Market at Bethel Woods

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring artisan craft items, specialty foods, live music and more! For more information about becoming a vendor, please contact Channyn Culligan at culligan@bethelwoodscenter.org or 845/295-2569.

Bethel, Community Events
Indie holiday market

First annual Indie Holiday Market will be held every Saturday and Sunday through December 16 from 11am-5pm at The Dock. Featuring art, furniture, fashion, knits, jewelry, folk art, holiday cards, local pancake mix and honey.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Eventdate: December 2, 2012
All terms
1st Annual Indie Holiday Market

A collective of local artists are coming together to bring you an exciting holiday market full of handmade art, jewelry, cards, knitwear, accessories, furniture, food and more. Buy directly from the artists! Saturday & Sundays through December 16. At The Dock (behind Main Street). 11am-6pm. Contact madamefortuna@gmail.com.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Breakfast

All you can eat breakfast, 7am to noon, VFW Hall.

Honesdale, Community Events
Christmas concert

St. Jacobi Lutheran Church, 3pm.

Shohola, Music
Christmas penny social

Presents, raffles, 50-50 and door prizes, Beach Lake Fire Hall, doors open 1pm, drawing 3pm. 570/729-7178.

Beach Lake, Community Events
Handmade for the Holidays

Craft sale and Flour Power pastry cafe at Duke Pottery, 11am-4pm. Percentage of sales benefits Farmhearts. www.dukepottery.com or 607-498-4308.

Roscoe, Community Events
Holiday tree exhibit

Open house reception of the Sullivan County Historical Society’s Holiday Theme Tree Exhibit at the Sullivan County Museum, 2pm. Refreshments. The tree exhibit will be up until January 1. 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Community Events
Indoor market

Sullivan County Farmers' Markets indoor holiday market at the Delaware Youth Center. Every Sunday in December, 11am-2pm.

Callicoon, Community Events
New York City Bus Trip

Plan a "day on your own" in NYC and enjoy the holiday lights and sights, do some shopping, visit Radio City Music Hall, or do whatever you like. Bus ticket $40. Leaves Port Jervis at 8am, leaves New York City at 5:30pm. Contact Jill W (845) 856-0977 or jillw@frontiernet.net.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Shawn Michaels at The Hudson Valley Marketplace

Meet WWE Hall Of Famer, Shawn Michaels! Sunday, 10pm. Located at 130 Salt Point Turnpike, Poughkeepsie, NY. For more info: www.hvmarket.com P: 845/483-1234 F: 845/483-1235

Poughkeepsie, Community Events
Sullivan County Farmers’ Markets Announces Holiday

Delaware Youth Center - Every Sunday in December. 11am-2pm. www.sullivancountyfarmersmarkets.org 845/292-6180 ext. 115.

Callicoon, Community Events
Tree decorating

Soldiers tree decorating, 12:30pm, VFW Hall.

Honesdale, Community Events
Eventdate: December 2, 2012 - December 3, 2012
All terms
Holiday Market at Bethel Woods

From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., featuring artisan craft items, specialty foods, live music and more! For more information about becoming a vendor, please contact Channyn Culligan at culligan@bethelwoodscenter.org or 845/295-2569.

Bethel, Community Events
Eventdate: December 4, 2012
All terms
Christmas rummage sale

First Presbyterian Church, 9am-noon. 845/856-1231 x10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Growing Stronger Exercise Program

Two fitness plans are offered: 6 weeks for $40 or 12 weeks for $80. Call Penn State Extension at 570-296-3400 and register for the afternoon information session at 2:00 – 2:30 PM or the evening session at 6:00 – 6:30 PM. 515 Broad St. Space is limited.

Milford, Meeting
NYC bus trip

Day on-your-own in New York City. Bus leaves Burger King parking lot 8am, arrives back 8pm, $40. RSVP: 845/856-0977 or 856-3249.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Tea party meeting

The monthly meeting of the Sullivan County Tea Party Patriots will be held at 240 Chestnut St., 7pm. Open discussion: the future of the tea party. All are welcome. whrotties@netzero.net or 845/439-5401.

Liberty, Meeting
Eventdate: December 5, 2012
All terms
Childcare Provider Training

Participants will define guidelines for building relationships with parents, and review some of the parenting styles seen by childcare providers. Participants will develop strategies for dealing with sensitive issues, working with language barriers or cultural differences. 6:30-8:30pm at 648 Park St. Contact 570-253-5970 x4110 or WayneExt@psu.edu. $5 pre-registration required.

Honesdale, Workshop
Christmas rummage sale

First Presbyterian Church, 9am-noon. 845/856-1231 x10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Dinner at Elks Lodge

Pork schnitzel dinner with all the fixings, dessert & beverage at Liberty Elks Lodge #1545, 5-7pm. $10 for adults or take-outs, $5 for children ages 5-11, under 5 free. 845/292-3434.

Liberty, Community Events
Free Quit Smoking Course

Group will meet for 3 consecutive Wednesdays. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. At 2512 Route 6, Suite 2 from 3-4pm. Contact 570-296-3400 or PikeExt@psu.edu.

Hawley, Meeting
Liberty High School winter concert

HS Symphonic Band, Mixed Chorus, String Orchestra, and Jazz Ensemble, HS Auditorium, 7pm. 845/292-5400 x5117.

Liberty, Music
Meeting: 'Share the Care'

Caregiver support group meets at Presbyterian Church, 1st Wed./mo., 10am, free. 845/292-5250.

Hortonville, Meeting
Tastes of Wayne County

The Falls Port Inn and Restaurant will host Tastes of Wayne County, "First Wednesdays" for the Wayne County Historical Society, 5-9pm. www.thefallsportinnandrestaurant.com/dining and 570/226-2600 to make reservations. A portion of the sales will go to support the Wayne County Historical Society.

Hawley, Community Events
Eventdate: December 6, 2012
All terms
Annual Meeting & Volunteer Recognition Banquet

Presentation will be by Ross the Mentalist, who will amaze and amuse the audience with his unusual ability to predict their actions, read their thoughts, and subliminally persuade his subjects to do as he wishes. The evening will include a brief business meeting and recognition of Extension Volunteers. At Shawnee Inn, 1 River Rd. 6-9pm. $10 volunteers, $20 public/guests. 570-421-6430 or MonroeExt@psu.edu.

Shawnee on Delaware, Meeting
Book reading and signing

Local author Helena Clare Pittman will read and sign her new novel "Ruthie Pincus of Brooklyn," Liberty Public Library, 6-7:30pm.

Liberty, Readings
Bookworm Club

Grades 2-4 enjoy stories, games, crafts & snacks at the library, Thurs., 2:30-4pm. RSVP: 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Meeting
Call for artists

Alliance Gallery is calling for poetry and photography submissions for “Be Mine Forever,” due by Dec. 15. Email rocky@artsalliancesite.org or 845/252-7576.

Art, Narrowsburg
Christmas rummage sale

First Presbyterian Church, 9am-noon. 845/856-1231 x10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Coat and toy drive

The Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Volunteer Program launches a Coat and Toy Drive to benefit the Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless. Donations can be made at the Museum at Bethel Woods through Tuesday, December 18 during regular museum and event hours. BethelWoodsCenter.org.

Bethel, Community Events
Holiday book and toy exchange

Bring a gift and exchange it for a new one in the lobby at Mackenzie Elementary School, 4:30-7:30pm. Free.

Eldred, Community Events
Liberty Middle School Winter Concert

Annual Middle School Winter Concert, 7/8 Orchestra, 7/8 Chorus 7/8 Band and Jazz Ensemble, 7pm, High School Auditorium. 845/292-5400 x5117.

Liberty, Music
New "Stageworks" production at Old Stone House

“Stageworks” Starts New Production at Old Stone House of Hasbrouck, 282 Hasbrouck Rd. Autumn rehearsals will be scheduled for a new play to be staged in early January. Starting October 18th, young thespians are invited to meet at 5:30-7 pm every Thursday, training for their theatrical roles. Registration forms are available at www.TheOldStoneHouseOfHasbrouck.org. For more detalis, contact Ms. Eddings at 845/985-0419, or by email request to oshya@peoplepc.com.

Hasbrouck, Meeting
Quit smoking course

The group will meet for 3 consecutive Thursdays at Belle Reeve, 6-7pm. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. 570/296-3400.

Milford, Lectures/discussions
Seminar on shale

The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center will hold the seminar “Shale Gas 101 for Small Business” at the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce Community Room, 6-8pm. Free. Must register: www.scrantonsbdc.com or 570/941-7588.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions