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Week of July 11 2013

Eventdate: July 11, 2013
All terms
Business Startup Fundamentals

Basic course for business owners "Business Startup Fundamentals" at the Wayne/Pike Technology Training Lab in the Silk Mill, 6-8:30pm. Fee: $15. Register: www.nepascore.org. 570/253-5334.

Hawley, Workshop
Family Game Night

Family Game Night at The Cooperage, 6-9pm. Donations appreciated. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Live Music with John Curtin

Live Music with John Curtin, 7-10 pm at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
Marisa Scheinfeld to speak

Marisa Scheinfeld will be at the E.B. Crawford Public Library at to speak about her photography project "The Ruins of the Borscht Belt," 7:30pm. Visit www.marisascheinfeld.com or call 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Parrot show

Michael Sazhin, better known as "The Parrot Wizard", will headline the Catskill Exotic Bird Club's 27th anniversary dinner at Mr. Willy's restaurant. Cost for full dinner: $35 for club members and $40 for non-members. 845/794-7966.

Monticello, Community Events
Regional history program/book signing

"Liberty: The Amazing Story of America's Favorite Statue" at the Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30pm. Come hear author, photographer & lecturer Kevin Woyce present his latest program about the Statue of Liberty. The program will be followed by a Q&A session and a book signing. Free. 845/856-7313.

Port Jervis, Lectures/discussions
Singing storytellers Uncle Eye & Julia

“Dig Into Reading” at the Liberty Public Library with a performance of singing storytellers, Uncle Eye & Julia, 6:30pm. For kids of all ages. Free. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Music
The Irish Balladeers

The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents The Irish Balladeers in Central Park, 7:30pm. Food is available. Rain location Grace Episcopal Parrish hall. Bring chair or blanket. Free.

Honesdale, Music
VIP racing event

The second annual “Fund Racing for Kids” to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs at the Monticello Motor Club. VIP tickets: $500 each. 845/342-8833.

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: July 12, 2013
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CCE celebrate 100 years

Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County celebrates 100 years at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 4-6pm. Attendees can enjoy music played by a local musician, youth performances, speakers, door prizes, and light, local fare catered by Natural Contents. 845/292-6180.

Liberty, Community Events
Getting Started Part 2

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

Jeffersonville, Workshop
History talks

Linda Dix Lee and Mimi Steffen present "Rural Schools of Preston
Township" as part of the Plain Speaking Series at the Wayne County Historical Society, 5-6pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Live Music Friday with Kevin Campion

Live Music Friday with Kevin Campion, 8-11pm at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in our lounge.

Hawley, Music
Summer Readings at The Sanctuary

Readings by Mermer Blakeslee and Tom Lisenbee at The Sanctuary of Oils, 7-8:30pm. Lisbenbee opens the evening with selections from his poetry. Blakeslee reads from "When you Live by a River," an historical novel of a Catskill mountain community soon to be flooded to create a reservoir for NYC. 570/468-7350.

Honesdale, Readings
Triple art opening at DVAA

“Amusing the Muse,” drawings by Richard Gubernick; “Spatial Pathways,” paintings and mixed media works by Edward Evans and Joyce Pommer; “Art in Bloom,” a group exhibition at the DVAA, opening reception 7-9pm. Call 845/252-7576 or visit www.ArtsAllianceSite.org.

Art, Narrowsburg
Zumbathon fundraiser

Zumbathon charity event at the Delaware Youth Center, 6:30-8pm, to raise money for Carries Rescues, a non-profit that rescues abused dogs in Sullivan County and fosters them until they find their forever homes. Minimum donation $10. 845/807-4101.

Callicoon, Community Events
Eventdate: July 13, 2013
All terms
'Seasons of Change' at the River Gallery

The new exhibit, “Seasons of Change,” primitive landscape paintings and animal boards by Cheryl Korb, will be at the River Gallery-The Art of Living. There will be an artist reception from 6 to 8pm. The show runs through September 10. 845/252-3238.

Art, Narrowsburg
'The Life and Times of Joseph Brandt'

Historian Frank Salvati discusses “The Life and Times of Joseph Brandt” at Fort Delaware Museum, 1pm. 845/252-6660.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Auction

Auction to benefit Livingston Manor Senior Citizens at the Waterwheel Junction, 10am. Bring your own chair. Refreshments. 845/439-3547.

Livingston Manor, Community Events
Civil War-era Shohola train wreck remembered

Historical interpreter Ruth Randone speaks about the Shohola Civil War train wreck of 1864 at The Columns Museum, 7pm. Randone will perform a costumed account, followed by a Q&A session and a wine and cheese reception. Donation: $10. RSVP: 570/296-8126.

Milford, Lectures/discussions
Cochecton Day on The Lake

Cochecton Day on The Lake and Lake Huntington Fire Co annual chicken BBQ and parade at the new fire house on County Rte. 116.
Craft fair, car show, food, games and music.

Lake Huntington, Community Events
Community flea market

Community flea market hosted by the members of the Kauneonga Lake Fire Department, 10am-4pm. Food and drinks sold by Kauneonga Lake Fire Department. 845/807-8554.

Kauneonga Lake, Community Events
Delaware River clean up

Delaware River clean up. Join National Park Service rangers to help clean up the Delaware River. To register call 570/685-4871.

Region, Outdoors
Eli Cook at Benji & Jakes

Eli Cook will perform at Benji & Jakes, 9pm. 845/583-4031, or visit www.benjiandjakes.com.

Kauneonga Lake, Music
Far Beyond Gone

Dutch's Tavern, 10pm-2am.

Rock Hill, Music
Flea market

Giant flea market at the Lumberland Senior Center, 9am-4pm. Free parking and admission. Refreshment stand and cake sale. 845/856-7989.

Glen Spey, Community Events
Frank Zimmermann photography opening reception

Opening reception of Frank Zimmermann’s “Tri-State Photos, Dingmans to New York City,” at The Highlands Photographic Guild, 6-9pm. The exhibit will be on display through August4. Visit www.highlandsphotoguild.com, or call 570/296-2440.

Art, Milford
Free youth fishing derby

The Town of Liberty Parks & Recreation Department annual free Children’s Fishing Derby at Hanofee Park, 8am-noon. For children ages 3–14 years old (a parent/guardian must attend). 845/292-7690.

Liberty, Outdoors
Frog Frolic

Frog Frolic at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. $5 per person. Learn about frogs, and catch and release them in ponds and streams. Register: 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Joel Hill Sawmill open house

The Equinunk Historical Society's Joel Hill Sawmill will hold its first open house, 11am-3pm. The open houses feature tours of the Civil War era, water-powered mill and sawing demonstrations. 570/224-6722.

Lookout, Community Events
Liberty Aglow meeting

Aglow International Liberty Lighthouse holds its breakfast meeting at Lighthouse Ministries, 9am. Breakfast cost: $4. Theme for the meeting will be Taking the Gospel to the Outer Most Parts of the World. Scripture: Mark 16:15. Speaker will be Jane Burcroff who will show a slideshow of her recent Mission trip to Southern Spain. 845/798-8129.

Liberty, Meeting
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
Marisa Scheinfeld to speak

Marisa Scheinfeld will speak at the Main Street Gallery at the Liberty Museum & Arts Center in conjunction with the 12th annual Catskills Preservation and History Conference about a documentary photography project about the former Borscht Belt, 7:30pm. The project presents a contemporary view of the famed Borscht Belt resorts.

Liberty, Lectures/discussions
Moonlit drumming

Moonlit drumming at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 6:30-9:30pm. Taught by Maxwell Kofi Donkor. No experience necessary. $30 adult / $15 child. Call to reserve a drum. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Workshop
Music and storytelling at Agudas Achim

“An Intimate Evening with Danny Maseng” at Congregation Agudas Achim, 7:30pm.

Livingston Manor, Community Events
Old School Skills class

Morgan Outdoors hosts a 90-minute course in reading map & compass for adults, 10:30am. Learn how to interpret a topographic map, to better understand the lay of the land, and use of a compass for navigation. Fee: $12. Class size limited to 10. First come, first served. Register: 845/439-5507.

Livingston Manor, Workshop
Penny social

Smallwood Mongaup Valley Fire Department holds a penny social, doors open at 6pm, calling starts 7pm. $1 donation at the door. 50/50, special tables, door prizes and refreshments. 845/796-8068.

Mongaup Valley, Community Events
Penny social and bake sale

9th annual penny social and bake sale at the Cold Spring-Rileyville Presbyterian Church, doors open at noon, calling starts at 1pm. Many prizes from businesses in the area, tickets from a penny to a dollar, lunch items available and many goodies at the bake sale.

Honesdale, Community Events
Penny social fundraiser

The Smallwood-Mongaup Valley Fire Company and Ladies Auxiliary will co-host a penny social fundraiser. Proceeds benefit its 9/11 Memorial Park. 845/796-8068.

Smallwood, Community Events
RiverFolk Concerts presents Marc Berger

Marc Berger & The Posse present "Ride" at the Cooperage, presented by RiverFolk Concerts, 8pm. Suggested donation: $18 reserved, $20 at the door. Reservations 845/252-6783. Light fare available from Willow River Café, BYOB. More info at www.riverfolkconcerts.vpweb.com.

Honesdale, Music
Sawkill Gorge hike

A unique hike that will showcase the forests, geology and history of the Sawkill Gorge at Grey Towers National Historic Site. Reservations are required and group size is limited for this free, public hike. 570/296-9630.

Milford, Outdoors
Secret garden tour

The Milford Garden Club’s 21st annual Secret Garden Tour, 10am-4pm. Pre-event tickets: $15. On the day of the tour, tickets can be purchased for $20 from 9am-2pm at the Milford Community House and Library. 570/296-6345.

Milford, Outdoors
Sqaure dance

Square dance at My Shady Lady (the former old movie theater), 7-11pm.

Hancock, Community Events
Summer benefit concert

The Neversink Valley Museum summer benefit concert of bluegrass and folk music, 3pm. Michael Baglione and Anne Loeb host an afternoon of music performed by local musicians and bands. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets. BBQ. Admission: $7, $5 for museum members.

Cuddebackville, Music
Summer supper on the farm

A Mid-Summer Afternoon Supper to benefit Catskill Mountainkeeper at Neversink Farm, 4-7pm. Tour the farm while enjoying locally-sourced foods prepared by chef Patrick Connolly. Adults $50, youth $20, children under 5 free. Email emily@catskillmountainkeeper.org.

Claryville, Food
Under the Moon concert

Elizabeth Rose and Brewster Smith, and Doug Rogers and Hoy Polloy at Callicoon Creek Park, 8-11pm.

Callicoon, Music
Wade Preston at the Silk Mill

Billy Joel’s right hand man Wade Preston at the Hawley Silk Mill, 7:30pm. 570/588-8077, www.silkmillharmony.com.

Hawley, Music
Wargo Steveskey Flute and Guitar Duo

Wargo Steveskey Flute and Guitar Duo at the Lacawac Sanctuary, Watres Lodge, 5-6:30pm. Admission: $15 (tickets in advance or at door). Optional catered buffet dinner following concert, 6:30pm in the Lodge Dining Room, tickets: $25. 570/689-9494; info@lacawac.org.

Lake Ariel, Music
Yard sale

Annual yard sale at the United Methodist Church, 8:30am-3pm. Lunch available, bake sale. Sponsored by U.M. women. 570/224-4542.

Abrahamsville, Community Events
Eventdate: July 14, 2013
All terms
Benefit pancake breakfast

A pancake breakfast will be held by community members to benefit a 13-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with stage-two brain cancer, at the Roscoe Firehouse and Community Center, 7am-12 noon. Free will offering; donations are also welcome. 845/423-3005.

Roscoe, Community Events
Blues, Brews & BBQ

Blues, Brews & BBQ on the deck at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. Music by STaT featuring Steve Woodman and Tommy Prall. Ongoing every Sunday through Labor Day, a rotating line-up of live music & a featured local craft beer. $28 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples. Reservations recommended. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Food, Hawley
Christian Gospel Music

Christian Gospel Music by Ron Brewer, nationally requested and soloist of the year, will be at the Cold Spring-Rileyville Presbyterian Church at 2pm for a performance. A love offering will be collected and refreshments will be served after the performance. Visit ronbrewerministries.com for more information.

Honesdale, Music
Community flea market

Community flea market hosted by the members of the Kauneonga Lake Fire Department, 10am-2pm. Food and drinks sold by Kauneonga Lake Fire Department. 845/807-8554.

Kauneonga Lake, Community Events
Gospel music at Rileyville Church

Christian Gospel Music by Ron Brewer, nationally requested and soloist of the year, at the Cold Spring-Rileyville Presbyterian Church, 2pm. A love offering will be collected and refreshments will be served after the performance. Visit www.ronbrewerministries.com.

Rileyville, Community Events
Joel Hill Sawmill open house

The Equinunk Historical Society's Joel Hill Sawmill will hold its first open house, 11am-3pm. The open houses feature tours of the Civil War era, water-powered mill and sawing demonstrations. 570/224-6722.

Lookout, Community Events
John Conway at Fort Delaware

Sullivan County historian John Conway discusses Robert Land and the Tories of Cushetunk at Fort Delaware Museum, 2pm. 845/252-6660.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Owls of the Night Program

Owls of the Night Program. Join Park Ranger Szupillo for a program on owls at the Lacawac Sanctuary, 10:30am. Free. 570/689-9494.

Lake Ariel, Lectures/discussions
Rolling Thunder NY 4 Ride

Rolling Thunder NY 4 Summer Ride through Sullivan County.
Registration in Shoprite parking lot in Monticello from 10am-12 noon. Begins at 12:15pm. Ride ends at the Courtyard Bar and Restaurant in Roscoe, NY. Donations will be accepted. Tickets available for 50/50 and door prizes. 845/482-9983 or email jjsennett@pronetisp.net.

Monticello, Community Events
Stamp and hobby show

Sullivan County Philatelic Society 41st annual stamp and hobby show at the Ted Stroeble Recreation Center, 10am-4pm. Free admission. Featuring hourly prize drawings, stamp and coin dealers and door prizes. 845/794-2586.

Monticello, Community Events
Sunday at the museum

Linus Myers presents "About a forgotten hero" at the Wayne County Historical Society, 2pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Sunday Matinee at the Museum

Sunday Matinee at the Museum presented by The Sullivan County Historical Society presents "D & H Canal" at the Sullivan County Museum, 1-4pm. Light refreshments will be served. No reservations needed. Admission is free but donations are always welcome. 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Film
Tricky tray

Patrick Abrams Memorial Scholarship tricky tray in the Wallenpaupack High School gymnasium, doors open at 12 noon, calling starts at 2pm. Admission: $3, includes a free sheet of white/blue tickets. Children admitted free. 570/775-7377.

Hawley, Community Events
Eventdate: July 15, 2013
All terms
Flashback

The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents Flashback in Central Park, 7:30pm. Food is available. Rain location Grace Episcopal Parrish hall. Bring chair or blanket. Free.

Honesdale, Music
Juggler at Damascus School

Character juggler Chris Ivey performs at the Damascus Area Elementary School, 6pm. Sponsored by the Damascus Manor United Methodist Church. Free-will offering. 570/224-6781.

Damascus, Community Events
Mah Jongg

Mah Jongg games continue at the Manchester Community Library every Monday from 1pm4pm. If you do not know the game we will teach you. All are welcome, experienced players and beginners. No charge to play. 570/224-8500.

Equinunk, Community Events
Managing Photos 2

Free computer class at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg from 4-6pm; registration required. Please note the new time for this class. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Eventdate: July 16, 2013
All terms
Cash Bingo

Cash Bingo at the Texas #4 Fire Company on Grove St., doors open at 5:30pm, Bingo starts at 6:30pm. Refreshments, tear-offs, fireball game, progressive jackpot, 50/50 and more. 570/253-0782.

Honesdale, Community Events
Geocaching for Kids

Geocaching for Kids, 6-8 pm, Liberty Public Library. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Workshop
Eventdate: July 17, 2013
All terms
'Alice in Wonderland'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Youth Workshop presents "Alice in Wonderland" at the Rivoli Theatre, 1pm. All seats $5. 845/434-0209.

South Fallsburg, Theatre
Archaeologist to speak

Maria O'Donovan, historical archaeologist from Binghamton University, will speak about the Public Archaeology Facility's research in the Parksville, NY area at the E. B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
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
Into to Excel

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

Callicoon, Workshop
Jazz on the Deck with Thos Shipley Trio

Jazz on the Deck with Thos Shipley Trio, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993. A rotating line-up of live jazz every Wednesday.

Hasbrouck, Music
Library Woodstock

Music of the Sixties at the Honesdale Library, 5:30-6:30pm. Listen to the sounds of hippie yesteryear. Come dressed as your favorite hippie.

Honesdale, Community Events
Open mic night

Open mic night at The Cooperage hosted by The Crackers, 7:30-10pm. BYOB. This is a donation based event and contributions are appreciated. Food available for purchase from The Market Café featuring the Anthill Farm Kitchen. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Owls of the Night

Evenings With The National Park Service presents Owls of the Night at the Narrowsburg Branch library, 6-7pm. As we sleep the owl takes flight for a night time of hunting and flying through the dark forests. Owls are all around us though we seldom get to see them. Come learn about these beautiful nocturnal birds of prey. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Professional Women of Sullivan County meeting

The Professional Women of Sullivan County will meet at Konrad’s Kitchen. Guest speaker Cora Edwards will discuss the role of women in Sullivan County politics. Networking begins at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm. The cost of the dinner is $24. A cash bar will be available. RSVP: mjcat12@hotmail.com or 845/791-4501.

Yulan, Meeting
Rock Hill Summer Concert Series

Rock Hill Summer Concert Series at 223 Rock Hill Drive (location for the Rock Hill farmers’ market), 6:30-8:15pm. Live music outside by a different local band each Wednesday evening. Free. Visit www.facebook.com/RockHillSummerConcertSeries.

Rock Hill, Music
Eventdate: July 18, 2013
All terms
Antique car show

Honesdale welcomes 22 antique cars—all manufactured before 1916—with approximately 52 drivers and passengers, from 1-3pm. The cars will be parked in the lower level of the Wayne County Visitors Center.

Honesdale, Community Events
Dance Journey

Dance Journey at The Cooperage, 7:15-9pm. All are welcome. No dance experience necessary. Suggested donation is $7. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Live Music with John Curtin

Live Music with John Curtin, 7-10 pm at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
Old Time Fiddlers

The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents Old Time Fiddlers in Central Park, 7:30pm. Food is available. Rain location Grace Episcopal Parrish hall. Bring chair or blanket. Free.

Honesdale, Music