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Week of December 13 2012

Eventdate: December 13, 2012
All terms
Artist reception

Welcome the work of artist Jaruwan Ponmak, Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30-8:30pm in the library’s community room. On display until January 18. Her artwork is available for purchase.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Bookworm Club

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

Liberty, Meeting
Holiday networking party

The Pike County Chamber of Commerce networking party at Best Western Inn at Hunt’s Landing, 5:30-7:30pm. Cash bar, hors d’oeuvres, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. $5 for Pike Chamber members or $10 for non-members. 570/296-8700.

Matamoras, Community Events
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
Patriot Connectors meeting

The Patriot Connectors will gather in the library at Wallenpaupack High School, 7pm.

Hawley, 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
Eventdate: December 14, 2012
All terms
'Friday Night Goulash'

Harmony Presents "Friday Night Goulash" a mixed evening of monologue, music and giveaways featuring NYTimes critics and award winning actors at the Silk Mill. $10, 7:30pm. 570-588-8077.

Hawley, Community Events
'Welcome to Christmas Town'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents "Welcome to Christmas Town" at the Sullivan County Museum. Fri & Sat, 7pm, Sun, 2pm.

Hurleyville, Theatre
Big Eddy bake sale

The Big Eddy Farmstand and the Big Eddy Bake Club bake sale at the Tusten Town Hall, 4-7pm. All proceeds will benefit the 2013 Tusten Heritage Community Garden and Upper Delaware Youth Workforce Development Farm Training Program. areynosa@skydogprojects.com or www.bigeddyfarmstand.com.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Blood drive

American Red Cross community blood drive, First Presbyterian Church, 1-6pm.

Hawley, Community Events
Chanukah celebration

Chanukah celebration and food at the Agudas Achim Temple, 7pm. 845/798-4295.

Livingston Manor, Community Events
Christmas with The Crackers

A holiday benefit concert for The Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program, 6-10pm. Admission is a new, unwrapped toy or $10. www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Liberty Middle School Winter Concert Assembly Program

Middle School Ensembles will perform, High School Auditorium, 1pm. 845/292-5400 x5117.

Liberty, Music
Santa's Village at Hilltop Homes

5th Anniversary of Santa's Village at Hilltop Homes, 5-8pm. Santa, Mrs. Claus, Hilltop Homes Elves, hot cocoa, cookies, light show, free pictures with Santa. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the M&M Auto Group Mission.

Monticello, Community Events
The Hobbit at Callicoon Movie Theater

"The Hobbit" at the Callicoon Theater. Showing thru January 1. Adults $8.50, children $6. Matinees adults $7, children $6.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: December 15, 2012
All terms
'Welcome to Christmas Town'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents "Welcome to Christmas Town" at the Sullivan County Museum. Fri & Sat, 7pm, Sun, 2pm.

Hurleyville, Theatre
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 with Santa

Breakfast and photos with Santa and Mrs. Clause at the Pike County Area Agency on Aging in the Pike County Complex, 8:30am-12noon. Adults $6, children $3. 570/775-5550.

Lords Valley, Community Events
Christmas bird count

Join the Audubon Society at Lake Wallenpaupack Preserve. Email pplpreserves@pplweb.com w/ questions or 570/253-7001.

Hawley, Outdoors
Christmas book fair

Community room at the Port Jervis Free Library, 10am-3pm. Find "like-new" books of all types to meet your interests. Regular stock in the "Book Cellar" at special 2 for 1 holiday sale price. www.portjervislibrary.org, 845/856-7313.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Comedy improv workshop

Join professional actor and director Laurie A. Guzda for a Comedy Improv workshop at Harmony Presents in the Hawley Silk Mill, 1-4pm. Free. Register: 570/588-8077 or jill@silkmillharmony.com.

Hawley, Workshop
Concert: Judy Collins

Event Gallery performance at Bethel Woods, 7:30pm, $69.50 reserved. BethelWoodsCenter.org or 800/745-3000.

Bethel, Music
Contra dance

Live music & callers at Unity Grange, teaching 7:15pm, dance 7:30-10pm, $5pp, $10/family. Potluck snacks at half-time. 212/254-3551.

Galilee, Community Events
Contra dance

Live music and callers at Unity Grange, 7:30-10pm. $5 per person/ $10 per family. Potluck snacks at half-time. 212/254-3551 or lucia@lrw.net.

Galilee, Community Events
Holiday book wrapping

First Book-Wayne/Pike’s annual “Wrapping for Reading” gift wrapping event at the shops at Maude Alley. Proceeds benefit literacy-based children’s programs in Wayne and Pike counties.

Honesdale, Community Events
Holiday Stocking Stuffer Show: Antiques, Collectibles & Crafts

Sparta, NJ- Lake Mohawk Country Club, 9am-3pm, Open to the public. 201/213-2146, simmonsjo@yahoo.com

New Jersey, Community Events
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 "Brothers" and "Cohen on the Bridge" at the CJ Hooker Middle School, 7:30pm. Suggested donation $5. 845/562-7860.

Goshen, Film
Kwane DelValle's Retirement Party

Come and join us in celebrating Kwane's retirement after 20 years of service as a Police Officer at the Monticello Elk's Lodge, Saturday, 5pm - 10pm. Please RSVP by 12/03/2012. For more information, please call 794-7832.

Monticello, Community Events
Open mic night at the Silk Mill

Harmony Presents open mic night open to any and all performers. Sign up at the door. 7:30pm. 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
Santa Express

Begins in Bethel at the Town Square at 5:30pm and then heads out to Main Street in Liberty. 845/557-3321.

Bethel, Community Events
Santa's Village at Hilltop Homes

5th Anniversary of Santa's Village at Hilltop Homes, 5-8pm. Santa, Mrs. Claus, Hilltop Homes Elves, hot cocoa, cookies, light show, free pictures with Santa. Bring a new unwrapped toy for the M&M Auto Group Mission.

Monticello, Community Events
Toys For Tots portrait fundraiser

Bring a $5 unwrapped toy and $5 cash donation, or $10, and receive a free portrait with Santa, 11am-4pm. Additional packages available in time for Christmas delivery. 845/557-3663.

Barryville
Eventdate: December 15, 2012 - December 16, 2012
All terms
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
Spin To Win at The Hudson Valley Marketplace

Spin to win a prize from The Hudson Valley Marketplace. Saturday and Sunday, at 2pm. 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
Eventdate: December 16, 2012
All terms
'Welcome to Christmas Town'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents "Welcome to Christmas Town" at the Sullivan County Museum. Fri & Sat, 7pm, Sun, 2pm.

Hurleyville, Theatre
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
Book signing: Leslie Rutkin’s 'Counting the Days: 366 Days in Prison'

Leslie Rutkin will sign her book at Signature Gifts at the Delaware Arts Center, 1-3pm. 845/252-7576.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Candlelight Christmas concert

Candlelight Christmas concert at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 4pm. A freewill offering benefiting the youth choir camp fund will be received; reception follows the concert. www.stpetersportjervis.org or 845/856-1033.

Port Jervis, Music
Choir Christmas Concert

St. John the Evangelist Choir (directed by John Propeack & accompanied by Theresa Gumble) presents its annual Christmas Concert with a twist. The entire program is made up holiday compositions by John Rutter. From the festive to the heart warming, the music will put you in the Christmas spirit. 3-4:30pm. 150 Terrace Street in Honesdale.

Honesdale, Community Events
Choral concert

St. John the Evangelist Choir annual Christmas concert, 3pm at St. John’s Catholic Church. Free.

Honesdale, Community Events
Community Christmas Cantata

Performance of "All is Well" at the Damascus Manor United Methodist Church, 3pm.

Damascus, Music
German service

Entire service in German, St. Jacobi Lutheran Church, 3pm.

Shohola, Community Events
Holiday artisan's market at The Cooperage

Vendors, demonstrations and food from Anthill Kitchen at the Cooperage, 11am-6pm. www.thecooperageproject.com or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Institute for Strings student performance

The Institute for Strings presents an open concert of its students at the First Presbyterian Church, 5pm. Classical music and season favorites performed on string instruments by children between the ages of 6 and 16. Free. www.fistrings.com or 570/296-7429.

Milford, Music
Janice Center holiday recital

Instrumental and voice students at 1pm, ballet and hip-hop dancers at 4pm, Villa Roma. Free, donations accepted. 845/482-3324.

Callicoon, Community Events
Love Holds Life Fundraiser at The Hudson Valley Marketplace

LHL provides assists familes with children diagnosed with cancer. www.loveholdslife.org. Sunday, 9am - 5pm. Located at 130 Salt Point Turnpike, Poughkeepsie, NY. For more info: www.hvmarket.com P: 845/483-1234 F: 845/483-1235

Community Events
Santa, cookies and coffee 101

Sullivan County Farmers' Market indoor holiday market at the Delaware Youth Center, 11am-2pm. Santa will visit and kids receive free cookie vouchers, 11:30am. Java Love Coffee Roasting Co. will give a brief workshop on coffee in the kitchen, 11:30am.

Callicoon, 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
Sunday Night Cinema

Wayne County Arts Alliance’s Sunday Night Cinema presents a holiday get together and showing of the classic 1947 film “The Bishop's Wife” at the Wayne County Chamber of Commerce. 6pm get together, 7pm film. $5 suggested donation. waynecountyartsalliance.org or 570/390-4420.

Honesdale, Film
Eventdate: December 17, 2012 - December 23, 2012
All terms
Faux Marbre: Interior Grade Marbelizing

Cobalt Studios Inc, $750 for five days, reservation $150, 845/583-7025

White Lake, Workshop
Eventdate: December 17, 2012
All terms
Faux marbre: interior grade marbling

Process of marbilizing using primarily beer glazes at Cobalt Studios through 12/23, $750 (tuition, room & board). Deposit required: 845/583-7025.

White Lake, Workshop
Jazz/Hip-hop dance class

The Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation one week dance class for children in grades K-3 from 3-5pm, and grades 4-6 from 5:30-7:30pm in the Senior Center. Includes a snack, warm up, instruction, review and games. A small performance will be held at the end of the last day of class. $25 residents, $35 non residents. Pre-registration is required. 845/292-7690.

Liberty, Community Events
Eventdate: December 18, 2012
All terms
Community Garden Club holiday luncheon

The Community Garden Club of Liberty will hold its annual holiday luncheon at Bernie's Holiday Restaurant, 1pm. RSVP:845/794-3126.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Horse riding after school program

Bridle Hill Farm Riding educational after school program (for all ages.)Two hours after school once per week for five weeks. Tuesday’s from 4-6pm (other days available). $90 per child ($18 per student for two hours each week). www.bridlehillfarm.com, 845/482-3993.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Talk: India an Exploration

A three-part series entitled “India: An Exploration of Geography, Religion and Culture” will be presented at the Wayne County Public Library, 5:30-6:45pm. Sheila Vaswani will lead the program. The third installment is on January 22.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Eventdate: December 19, 2012
All terms
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
Holiday blessing of the pets & pet food drive

St.Peter's Lutheran Church, 6:30pm. Companion animals welcome to be blessed. Please have dogs on leashes, cats in carriers. Donate dog/cat food in return. Accepting all types of cat and dog food. Email stpeterspetpantry@gmail.com or 845/856-1033.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Open mic night at The Cooperage

Open mic night hosted by "The Crackers", 7-10pm. Donations greatly appreciated. www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Professional Women of Sullivan County

Annual Holiday Dinner Meeting at The Front Porch Restaurant on Route 17B. Networking begins at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm. $28 per person. RSVP by 12/17 at 845-791-7723 or mjcat12@hotmail.com.

White Lake, Meeting
Wrapping party

Volunteers needed to help wrap toys for kids at the Federation for the Homeless, 4pm. Bring scissors, tape and a roll of paper. Email dryder845@hotmail.com.

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: December 20, 2012
All terms
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
Wrapping party

Volunteers needed to help wrap toys for kids at the Bethel Senior Center, 4pm. Bring scissors, tape and a roll of paper. Email dryder845@hotmail.com.

Kauneonga Lake, Community Events