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Week of May 16 2013

Eventdate: May 16, 2013
All terms
'Help our Heroes' town hall meeting

Senator Lisa Baker and Bold Gold Media present "Help Our Heroes" at the PPL Environmental Leaning Center, 9-10:30am open house, 10:30am-12 noon public discussion.

Hawley, Meeting
Dance Journey

Move, groove, and express your authentic self at Dance Journey at The Cooperage, 7:15-9pm. All are welcome. No dance experience necessary. Suggested donation: $7. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Literacy Volunteers tutor training

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County is offering new tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. There will be 6 Thursday sessions. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Workshop
Planting day at the library

Liberty Library Planting Day, 4:30-6:30pm. Help plant new annuals and perennials in front of the library as part or its Sullivan Renaissance landscaping grant. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Outdoors
Rummage sale

Swan Lake Firehouse, 10am-2pm. 845/292-7554.

Swan Lake, Community Events
Eventdate: May 17, 2013
All terms
Book Discussion Group

The Narrowsburg Book Discussion Group meets on the third Friday of every month at 4pm at the Narrowsburg Public Library. The May book is "Martin Fletcher: The List." A young Jewish Family is struggling to stay afloat in London after World War II. Books are available at the library. All are welcome.

Narrowsburg, Meeting
Book Group to meet

Book Group to meet at 4pm at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, Narrowsburg. May’s book selection will be "Dear Life" by Alice Munro. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Celebrate Spring Wine Dinner

A tour of the best refreshing spring wines, both whites and reds, paired with handcrafted selections from the chef.Celebrate Spring Wine Dinner, 6:30 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993. $100/person. Reservations.

Hawley
Exhibit: 'Above and Beyond'

“Above and Beyond,” mixed media by Erica Hart, at Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 7-9pm. Show runs through June 8. Free and open to the public. 845/252-7576 or visit www.ArtsAllianceSite.org.

Art, Narrowsburg
Exhibit: 'Above and Beyond'

“Above and Beyond,” an exhibit of mixed media works by Erica Hart, opens with a reception at the Delaware Arts Center’s Alliance Gallery, 7-9pm. The exhibit will be on view through June 8. 845/252-7576 or visit www.ArtsAllianceSite.org.

Art, Narrowsburg
Jazz Friday at the Dancing Cat

The Jazz Cats with Barry Scheinfeld and Don Miller perform at the Dancing Cat Saloon, 7 pm. Visit www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
Lighten Up Duo

Live Music Friday with The Lighten Up Duo featuring Rose and Randy Light at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 8-11pm. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in the lounge.

Hawley, Music
Lincoln At Gettysburg

The Pike County Historical Society presents a presentation of “Lincoln At Gettysburg” at the Columns Museum, 7pm. A one-hour slide presentation will consist of many historic photos, delivered by Frederick A. Lehrer. After the presentation, Lehrer will address questions. 570/296-8126 or visit www.pikecountyhistoricalsociety.org.

Milford, Lectures/discussions
Movie showing of '42'

Join the Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop for a movie showing of "42" at the Rivoli Theatre. Movie Showing: Fri., May 17 to Thur., May 23 (no showing on Monday or Tuesday). Movie price: adults $7, seniors (60+), students (with ID) & military $5, all matinees $5. Movie Time: Friday at 4:30 and 8pm, Saturday at 4:30, 8, and 11pm, Sunday at 2, 5, and 8pm, Wednesday at 2pm and Thursday at 4:30 and 8pm. $1 from each ticket sale will be donated to the 9/11-Firemans Memorial Park fund at Smallwood-Mongaup Valley Fire Dept. 845/436-5336.

South Fallsburg, Film
Music of the Night

City Stage presents "The Music of the Night" a tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber at The Milford Theatre, 7:30pm. Tickets: $10.

Milford, Theatre
Practicing Word Workshop

Free computer class at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library from 5-7pm; registration required. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Preschool Story Time

Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library hosts Preschool Story Time, 10:30am. Bring your child/children to the library to share stories, songs and crafts. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.

Monticello, Community Events
Roscoe-Rockland Garden Club Flower Sale

Selections of annuals, perennials, hanging baskets and vegetables at Roscoe Community Center, 10am-4pm. 607/498-4738 or yellejp@citlink.net.

Roscoe, Community Events
Rummage sale

Swan Lake Firehouse, 10am-2pm. 845/292-7554.

Swan Lake, Community Events
Transformation Choir

Transformation Choir will sing the cantata “A Season to Celebrate” by Allen Pote as part of worship services in celebration of the Day of Pentecost, at the White Sulphur Springs Methodist Church, 7:30pm. There will be a free will offering to benefit local food pantries. Refreshments will be served following worship. 845/887-4346.

White Sulphur Springs, Music
Eventdate: May 18, 2013
All terms
Bird walk

Bird walk presented by Evan Mann at Florence Shelly Wetlands Preserve, 7:30am. 570/727-3362.

Thompson, Outdoors
Bird walk

A birding program, Bird Walk, will be held at PEEC. Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, will lead a hike focusing on the identification of birds and their unique natural history. The program is most appropriate for ages 10+; binoculars and field guides will be provided. Cost: free for PEEC members, $5 for non-members. Visit www.peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Book sale

Manchester Community Library holds a book sale, 9am-12 noon. Hardcovers are $1, paperbacks, 25 cents. 570/224-8500.

Equinunk, Community Events
Catskill Mountainkeeper re-use tag sale

Is spring cleaning leaving you with unwanted items in your home? You can give your discards an extra life and help Catskill Mountainkeeper by donating your gently used items to its Memorial Day Weekend Reuse Tag Sale. Donation drop off will be at the Catskill Mountainkeeper office, 10am-2pm. 845/707-1326.

Youngsville, Community Events
Children's activites at the historical society

Reading of "The Stourbridge Lion" and other activities for children at the Wayne County Historical Society Main Museum, 11am. Free event. 570/390-4420.

Honesdale, Community Events
Clean-Up Day

Volunteers meet at Rotary Corner, at the corner of Broadway and St. John Street from 10am-12 noon. Volunteers can bring their own gloves and tools if they have them, but no experience is necessary. 845/295-2445.

Monticello, Outdoors
Coal Town Rounders

Harmony Presents hosts the bluegrass band “Coal Town Rounders” at the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 door. Visit www.silkmillharmony.com, 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
Cocoon Catering Company Demo

Cocoon Catering Company Demo at the Mill Market, in the Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 11am-1pm. Chef Jutta will sample from Cocoon Catering's Dinner Menu. Taste one of this seasons entrees and add ala carte sides. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570/390-4440.

Hawley, Workshop
Cooperage Farmers' Market

An indoor farmers' market at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., every Saturday from 11am-2pm. Fresh veggies, dairy, meats, breads, baked goods, coffee, teas & more. Farm-fresh lunch at The Market Cafe. Every Saturday through May. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Food, Honesdale
Equinunk Watershed Alliance meeting

Equinunk Watershed Alliance general membership meeting at the Equinunk Volunteer Firehouse on Pine Mill Road, 2pm. All interested are invited to attend.

Equinunk, Meeting
Far Beyond Gone

Dutch's Tavern, 10pm-2am.

Rock Hill, Music
Free Jazz Festival in Liberty

The 9th Annual Liberty Jazz Festival will be held at the Liberty Museum & Arts Center in Liberty, 7pm. 845/292-2394.

Liberty, Music
Grand re-opening

Action Bikes and Outdoor, LLC. Ribbon Cutting at 12:30pm. There will be refreshments, raffles and a Strong Man Demonstration. 570/296-4009.

Milford, Community Events
Live Music with Steven Faubel

Live Music in the Dining Room with Steven Faubel, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Murali Coryell

Murali Coryell, son of the legendary fusion guitarist Larry Coryell and opener for acts from BB King to Wilson Pickett, plays with his band at the Catskill Distilling Company, 8pm. Visit www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
Mushroom Walk/Morel Foray

Milford Experimental Forest - Meadow House, 3pm. Expect wet, so wear good boots. 570/296-7768 during weekdays or 570/226-4277 evenings and weekends.

Milford, Outdoors
Music Night at the Phillipsport Community Center

The Phillipsport Community Center (PCC) presents Music Night starring singer and acoustic guitarist Debby Fisher and The Bootleggers, 7pm. Donation: $2. Desserts available. 845/210-4303.

Phillipsport, Music
Music of the Night

City Stage presents "The Music of the Night" a tribute to Andrew Lloyd Webber at The Milford Theatre, 7:30pm. Tickets: $10.

Milford, Theatre
Pirate party

Come dressed as & talk like a pirate at Nadia’s Restaurant, young buccaneers 4-6pm, brothern of the coast (adults) 7pm. For the young buccaneers, there will be games, crafts, stories and prizes. $5 includes light meal. Must be accompanied by adult. Adult party, presenting music by Dirty Stay Out Skifflers. Prizes for best pirate costumes and more. Adults may purchase buffet $10 plate special or $15 all-you-can-eat–buffet. $7 cover charge if not dining. 845/693-5104.

Hurleyville, Community Events
Presentaion on honeybees

"What’s happening with native honeybees?" at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 10am. Presenter: Dr. Anita M. Collins. 570/253-7001 or pplpreserves@pplweb.com.

Hawley, Lectures/discussions
Reading of 'The Stourbridge Lion'

Reading of "The Stourbridge Lion" at the Wayne County Historical Society Museum, 11am. Followed by an art activity under the direction of Wayne County Arts Alliance artist Lisa Macchia-Oliger.

Honesdale, Readings
Roscoe-Rockland Garden Club Flower Sale

Selections of annuals, perennials, hanging baskets and vegetables at Roscoe Community Center, 10am-4pm. 607/498-4738 or yellejp@citlink.net.

Roscoe, Community Events
Sustainability teach-in

The second annual "Teach-In for Prepping, DIY, Sustainability and Anything Local" will be held at Yeoman's Kitchen, 2pm. The event features open teaching sessions on winter/four season gardening, easy garden starting, backyard livestock, maple sugaring, home energy, non-GMO feed options and more. All welcome. RSVP to teach: wallace@warwick.net. Music and open mic to follow.

Glen Spey, Workshop
The Dance Center presents 'Giselle'

The Delaware Valley Dance Company will be performing "Giselle" at the Delaware Valley High School on Route 6 at 12 noon and 7pm. Tickets: in advance $12; $8 for children and seniors. Tickets at the door are $14; $10 for children and seniors. 845/856-3373.

Milford, Theatre
Touch-a-truck event

The Liberty Community Development Corporation is organizing Sullivan County’s first touch-a-truck event, to be held at the White Sulphur Springs Firemen’s Park, 10am-4pm. Touch-a-truck events allow kids (of all ages) to experience fire equipment. Admission: $3. 845/292-8202.

White Sulphur Springs, Community Events
Township clean up day

Shohola Township Park & Recreation Committee hold clean-up day at the Township Building, 8am-3pm. 570/559-7394.

Shohola, Community Events
Woodridge clean-up day

Volunteers meet at Veteran’s Park Gazebo, at the corner of Green Avenue and Tabaczynski Road from 9am-12 noon. Complimentary pizza and beverages will be provided. Volunteers can bring their own gloves and tools if they have them, but no experience is necessary. 845/295-2445.

Woodridge, Outdoors
Yard sale

Yard sale at Welcome Lake Fire Co at the Fire Hall, 9am-3pm. 570/729-8335.

Beach Lake, Community Events
Eventdate: May 19, 2013
All terms
5K Run/Walk

Sullivan West SADD (Students Against Desructive Decisions) will hold a 5K Run/Walk, 10am. The course will be held in and around the Lake Huntington area. Participants should report to the Sullivan West High School Campus for registration. 845/932-8401.

Lake Huntington, Outdoors
Country Jamboree

Live entertainment, dancing, food, games, penny social and more at Indian Head Camp, 12 noon. Admission: $5, free for children under 12. All proceeds benefit pediatric services, Geisinger Medical Center, through the Children’s Miracle Network Telethon. 570/224-4048.

Equinunk, Community Events
Health fair

Refuah Health center will launch a health fair at the Thompson square shopping center, across of the town of Thompson town hall. You will have the opportunity to speak to one of our doctors and discuss heath related issues. There will be some free health screenings like blood pressure and glucose level. 845/482-9394.

Thompson, Community Events
Musician's Hang

Musician's Hang at The Old North Branch Inn, 4-7pm. No cover. Come hang and play and check out the place. Light fare and beer and wine available. 845/482-5925.

North Branch, Music
Pine Mill pancake breakfast

The Pine Mill Community Hall holds its monthly pancake breakfast, 7:30-11:30am. The menu features cheese omelets or eggs the way you like them, sausage, home fries, blueberry or plain pancakes, juice, and coffee or tea. Adults: $7, child's half-portion, $3.50. 570/224-8500.

Food, Lookout
Play Scrabble

Play Scrabble at the Wayne County Visitors Center, 2:30 pm. Donations to benefit Habitat for Humanity of Wayne County. 570/224-6206.

Honesdale, Community Events
Roscoe-Rockland Garden Club Flower Sale

Selections of annuals, perennials, hanging baskets and vegetables at Roscoe Community Center, 10am-4pm. 607/498-4738 or yellejp@citlink.net.

Roscoe, Community Events
Scholarship brunch

The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission sponsors the first annual “Eileen Haworth Weil” scholarship brunch at The Eagle’s Nest, 11am-2pm. Ellenville NAACP President, Maude Bruce, will be the keynote speaker. Tickets: $40. Scholarship funds raised will aid Sullivan County Community College students going on to a four-year degree. Email work4tolerance@aol.com.

Bloomingburg
Staged reading: 'Fire on the Water'

Dimock, PA township landowner and playwright Jan Quackenbush premiers "Fire on the Water" at the Narrowsburg Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 2pm. This two-act play set in Elk Lake,PA is about a family torn by strife against the backdrop of gas drilling. Quackenbush is a playwright, teacher, and oral historian. Contact:lmoran@rcls.org.

Narrowsburg, Readings
Sunday Night Cinema

Wayne County Arts Alliance screens “The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension” at Cinema 6, 7:30pm. A donation of $5 per person is suggested. The film will be preceded by a short introduction and followed by an optional discussion. Visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org or 570/390-4420.

Honesdale, Film
Transformation Choir

Transformation Choir will sing the cantata “A Season to Celebrate” by Allen Pote as part of worship services in celebration of the Day of Pentecost, at the Hortonville Presbyterian Church, 2pm. There will be a free will offering to benefit local food pantries. Refreshments will be served following worship. 845/887-4346.

Hortonville, Music
Transformation Choir

Transformation Choir will sing the cantata “A Season to Celebrate” by Allen Pote as part of worship services in celebration of the Day of Pentecost, at the Hortonville Presbyterian Church, 2pm. There will be a free will offering to benefit local food pantries. Refreshments will be served following worship. 845/887-4346.

Hortonville, Music
Eventdate: May 20, 2013
All terms
File Management

Free computer class at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg from 6-8pm; registration required. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Friends of the Western Sullivan Public Library meeting

Friends of the Western Sullivan Public Library Meeting at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, Callicoon. Help us plan our fundraising activities. New members welcome. 845/482-4350.

Callicoon, Meeting
Knitting Group

Knitting Group at 6pm at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, Narrowsburg. Join us for a night of knitting. All levels welcome. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
String Trio of New York concert at the library

The Port Jervis Free Library is hosting a concert featuring "The String Trio of New York," an internationally known chamber jazz group of acoustic violin, guitar and bass, at 7pm. Free. All ages are welcome to attend. 845/856-7313.

Port Jervis, Music
Eventdate: May 21, 2013
All terms
Botanic Gardens bus trip

The Community Garden Club of Liberty is sponsoring a bus trip to the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens. The bus leaves from the Government Center in Monticello at 8am. Bus fare is $35 plus $10 admission ($5 for seniors). Lunch on your own. Reservations required by May 1st. 845/794-6139.

Monticello, Outdoors
Knitwitz Knitting Group

Knitwitz Knitting Group at 6:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. All levels welcome. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizen Club meets at the Sparrowbush Fire House, 1pm. Coffee, cake and cards. 570/296-8335.

Sparrowbush, Meeting
Toddler Story Time

Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library hosts Toddler Story Time, 10:30am. Bring your child/children to the library to share stories, songs and crafts. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: May 22, 2013
All terms
Children's story time

Story time at the Liberty Public Library will begin immediately following Liberty Elementary School am preschool, 10:40am. Fun crafts and great stories. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Community Events
Cooperage Farmers' Market

Wednesday Cooperage Farmers' Market, at The Cooperage. The mid-week summer market will begin May 22nd and run every Wednesday from 4-7pm through October 30th. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Food, Honesdale
Improving Google Search

Free computer class at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon from 10am-12pm; registration required. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Jazz in the Tavern with Benya Barshai

Jazz in the Tavern with Benya Barshai, 6-8 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993. A rotating line-up of live jazz.

Hawley, Music
Rabies clinic

Free rabies clinic at the Morningside Park Pavilion, 6-7:30pm. 845/292-5910 ext. 0.

Fallsburg, Community Events
Eventdate: May 23, 2013
All terms
Free business seminar

"Using Social Media for Customer Service" a free business seminar sponsored by Greater Honesdale Partnership at The Dime Bank, 7-9pm. Presented by the Small Business Development Center of the University of Scranton. Registration required. 570/253-5492.

Honesdale, Workshop
Journey through the World of Wine

The Hub @ The Port Jervis Free Library will host certified specialist of wine, JoAnn DeGaglia, with a presentation “Wine Lovers’ Journey through the World of Wine," focused on wines found in our own backyards in New York, 6:30-8pm. 845/772-7586.

Port Jervis, Workshop
Literacy Volunteers tutor training

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County is offering new tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. There will be 6 Thursday sessions. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Workshop
Live music with John Curtin

Live Music with John Curtin at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music