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Week of August 15 2013

Eventdate: August 15, 2013
All terms
Boyds Mills tree tour

Master Gardener Boyds Mills tree tour, 5:30–8pm. Forester Paul Kowalczyk will discuss tree and wildlife species, thoughts on forest management, and answer questions. Cost: $5. Children under 18 are free. 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.

Beach Lake, Outdoors
Fall rummage sale

Rummage sale at the First Presbyterian Church of Port Jervis, 9am-12 noon. 845/856-1231 ext. 10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Improv for Kids

Mark Robinson brings his "Improv for Kids" program to the Liberty Public Library, 6:30pm. Free and open to the public. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Workshop
International Artists of Shandelee

International Artists of Shandelee, solo pianists at the Sunset Concert Pavilion on the Festival Grounds, 8pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.shandelee.org or by phone at 845/439-3277. Advanced reservations are required for all festival events. Reserved tickets are $25 and $10 for students 17 and under.

Livingston Manor, Music
Library book sale

The Western Sullivan Public Library's annual firehouse book sale with be held at the firehouse in Jeffersonville, 9am-3pm. Sponsored by the Friends of the Western Sullivan Public Library. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Library book sale

The annual Firehouse Book Sale for the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library at the Jeffersonville Firehouse, 9am-3pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Live music with John Curtin

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

Hawley, Music
Narrowsburg Fire District meeting

Narrowsburg Fire District meeting at the Narrowsburg Firehouse, 203 Bridge Street, 7pm. Open to the public.

Narrowsburg, Meeting
Networking mixer

Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Third Thursday Evening Networking Mixer sponsored by USAlliance Federal Credit Union at Bubba's BBQ, 5:30-7pm. Cost: free for members, $10 for non-members. RSVP: 845/791-4200 or office@catskills.com.

White Lake, Community Events
Tennessee Williams plays

The Liberty Free Theatre continues its Pavilion Series with “Something Unspoken” and “I Can’t Imagine Tomorrow” at the Beekman Pavilion, 7:30pm. Free.

Kauneonga Lake, Theatre
The Crackers

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

Honesdale, Music
Eventdate: August 16, 2013
All terms
Bob Rosen Classic

Bob Rosen Classic at Tarry Brae Golf Course, 11am. The day culminates at the Old Homestead Restaurant with an open bar cocktail reception, dinner, raffles and the presentation of awards. Entry fee: $130, benefits United Way of Sullivan County. The tournament honors the memory of the late Bob Rosen. 845/794-1771.

South Fallsburg, Outdoors
Children's improv acting workshop

Children's improv acting workshop at Sunshine Hall Free Library, 3-4pm. Children ages 5-12 are invited to explore creative expression through pantomime, acting games, and movement with Mark Robinson of Bethel Woods. Free. 845/557-6258.

Eldred, Workshop
Equifunk

All-inclusive funk music festival at Camp Equinunk. www.equifunk.com.

Equinunk, Music
Fall rummage sale

Rummage sale at the First Presbyterian Church of Port Jervis, 9am-12 noon. What is left is free. 845/856-1231 ext. 10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Gold tournament

Bob Rosen Classic at Tarry Brae Golf Course, registration and BBQ lunch, 11:30am, shotgun start, 12:30pm. Entry fee: $130. Benefits United Way of Sullivan County.

South Fallsburg, Outdoors
History talk

Carol Henry Dunn presents "Ice Harvesting in Wayne County" as part of the Plain Speaking Series at the Wayne County Historical Society, 5-6pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Kevin Campion

Live Music Friday with Kevin Campion at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 8-11pm. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
Library book sale

The Western Sullivan Public Library's annual firehouse book sale with be held at the firehouse in Jeffersonville, 9am-3pm. Sponsored by the Friends of the Western Sullivan Public Library. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Library book sale

The annual Firehouse Book Sale for the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library at the Jeffersonville Firehouse, 9am-3pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Eventdate: August 17, 2013
All terms
'HolyHolyHoly'

The premiere of the play “HolyHolyHoly” at the Sullivan County Museum, 2pm. Admission is free. 845/985-7783.

Hurleyville, Theatre
'Unusual Ceramics'

Exhibit: "Unusual Ceramics," with over 20 artists showcasing ceramics at PaPA, meet the artists, 3-5pm. www.parkerandparkerart.com or 570/296-5055.

Art, Hawley
5K Run/Walk

The 2013 Forestburgh 5K Run/Walk race will take place in the Lake Joseph area, 8:30am. Applications containing the race particulars and directions can be downloaded at www.forestburgh.net.

Forestburgh, Community Events
AARP Driver Safety Program

AARP Driver Safety Program at the Community Center, 9am–4pm. Participants will receive a certificate which entitles them to apply for a discount on their automobile insurance. Fee: $17 for AARP members and $19 for non-members. 845/434-8922.

South Fallsburg, Community Events
Auction

Auction to benefit St. Aloysius Church of Livingston Manor at the Waterwheel Junction, 10am. Bring your own chair. Refreshments. 845/439-3547.

Livingston Manor, Community Events
Bagel Festival

The Bagel Festival on Broadway, 9am-6pm. Free admission. info@thebagelfestival.org.

Monticello, Community Events
Basket Historical Society meeting

The Basket Historical Society will hold its regular meeting, 10am. Following the meeting, the museum will be open until 2pm. The museum is located at 23 Railroad Ave. Members and the general public are welcome. 845/252-3022.

Long Eddy, Meeting
Benefit auction

St. Aloysius auction at Water Wheel Junction, 10am.

Livingston Manor, Community Events
Coffee House

Coffee House at The Cooperage, 8-11pm. Music by Linus and Annie Myers, Patrick “PJ” Fiore, and Annie and The Mans. BYOB. Coffee and treats available for purchase. 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Driver Safety Course

Community Driver Safety Program at the Bethel Senior Center, 9am-4pm. Fee: $25. 845/583-7971.

Kauneonga Lake, Workshop
Ekat Pereyra

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

Hawley, Music
Equifunk

All-inclusive funk music festival at Camp Equinunk. www.equifunk.com.

Equinunk, Music
Equinunk Historical Society annual meeting

The Equinunk Historical Society will conduct its annual meeting in Calder Hall, 12 noon. All members are urged to attend in order to secure a quorum and conduct the organization's business.

Equinunk, Meeting
Far Beyond Gone

Dutch's Tavern, 10pm-2am.

Rock Hill, Music
Guitar duo

Newman and Oltman Guitar Duo will present a concert at Grey Towers, 5:30pm. Tickets: $20 at the door or $15 in advance; children under 15 are admitted free. 570/409-1269.

Milford, Music
Heritage Explorer

Kids ride the Steamtown train to Carbondale's Pioneer Days for free. Train will leave Steamtown National Historic Site at 10am. Ticekts available in all Lackawana County libraries. 570/348-3003.

Scranton, Community Events
International Artists of Shandelee

International Artists of Shandelee, solo pianists at the Sunset Concert Pavilion on the Festival Grounds, 3pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.shandelee.org or by phone at 845/439-3277. Advanced reservations are required for all festival events. Reserved tickets are $25 and $10 for students 17 and under.

Livingston Manor, Music
Library book sale

The Western Sullivan Public Library's annual firehouse book sale with be held at the firehouse in Jeffersonville, 9am-3pm. Sponsored by the Friends of the Western Sullivan Public Library. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Library book sale

The annual Firehouse Book Sale for the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library at the Jeffersonville Firehouse, 9am-3pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Library book sale

The Manchester Community Library will hold a book sale, 9am-12 noon. A large assortment of used books are available, ranging in price from $.25 to $1.

Equinunk, Community Events
Little Farm Show

The Catskill Art Society will present the NACL Theatre’s “The Little Farm Show,” a live musical extravaganza for all ages, in Renaissance Park off Main Street, 1-2pm. Suggested donation: $10. 845/436-4227.

Livingston Manor, Theatre
Music Night

The Phillipsport Community Center (PCC) presents Music Night, 6pm. Donation at the door, proceeds going to aid 2-year-old Jackson Smith. 845/210-4303.

Phillipsport, Community Events
Rummage sale

Kenoza Lake United Methodist Church rummage sale will be held in the Sunday School rooms of the church, 9am-1pm. Lots of items in good to excellent condition. 845/707-3359.

Kenoza Lake, Community Events
Smorgasbord at St. Mary’s

Come & enjoy a variety of food at St. Mary’s Church annual smorgasbord at St. Mary’s Hall, 4-7pm. Adults $10, children 6–12 $5. 607/498-4741.

Food, Obernburg
Steve Jacobi and Fiddlin' Around

Steve Jacobi and his group Fiddlin' Around will conduct a traditional music concert in the Equinunk Fire Department Hall, 8pm. The benefit concert helps to sustain the Equinunk Historical Society's educational resource, the Joel Hill Sawmill in Lookout.

Equinunk, Music
Sullivan County Songwriters Circle

The Sullivan County Songwriters Circle will honor the spirit of the performing songwriters of the 1969 Woodstock festival with Sullivan County’s very own lineup of singer/songwriters at the Catskill Distilling Company, 8pm. 845/583-3141 or www.dancingcatsaloon.com or www.catskilldistilling.com.

Bethel, Music
Women in the Woods Weekend

Pocono Environmental Education Center’s (PEEC’s) Girls Weekend Women in the Woods. Programs include early morning yoga, making natural beauty products, and more. Cost for the weekend: $99, includes 1 night of lodging in a yurt and three meals. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Woodland Weavers and Spinners Guild meeting

The August meeting of the Woodland Weavers and Spinners Guild will take place at the Township Building, 10am. Please bring a bag lunch; coffee, tea and dessert will be provided. After lunch, Nellie Burnham will present a hands-on workshop on making coiled baskets. 570/226-4413.

Damascus, Meeting
Eventdate: August 18, 2013
All terms
Blueberry breakfast

The volunteers of the Neversink Valley Area Museum will hold their annual Blueberry Breakfast, 8am-12 noon. 845/754-8870 or www.neversinkmuseum.org.

Cuddebackville, Food
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
Blues, Brews & BBQ

Blues, Brews & BBQ with the Lighten Up Blues Band on the deck at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. $28 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples. Reservations recommended. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Community Events
Book signing event

Bethel photographer Jonathan Hyman will speak about and sign his recently released book, "The Landscapes of 9/11: A Photographer's Journey" at The Pavilion (behind the bakery), 2-4pm.

Kauneonga Lake, Lectures/discussions
Claryville VFD monthly breakfast

Pancakes, eggs any style, French toast, hash-browns, sausage. All freshly made. Takeouts available. 845/985-7270.

Claryville, Community Events
Equifunk

All-inclusive funk music festival at Camp Equinunk. www.equifunk.com.

Equinunk, Music
Lost Art Lacers at the Foster-Armstrong House

Join the ladies at the FAH as they demonstrate how they make their lovely lace pieces. You will be amazed how detailed these hand made lace pieces are. A beautiful treat you won"t want to miss. www.facebook.com/events/171827882979751.

Montague, Community Events
Pancake breakfast

Lava Vol. Fire Department all you can eat pancake breakfast, buffet style, 8am-1pm. Cost: $8, 5 and under free. 845/252-6675.

Food, Lava
Pancake breakfast

The Pine Mill Community Hall will hold its pancake breakfast, 7:30-11:30am. Featuring cheese omelets, sausage, pancakes, (plain or blueberry,) home fries, juice, and coffee or tea. Adults $7, child under 12, half portion, $3.50.

Equinunk, Food
Rileyville Church celebration

Cold Spring-Rileyville Presbyterian Church will celebrate 165th anniversary, picnic and music, 1pm. Reservations welcomed. A homemade dish for the picnic would be appreciated. 579/253-4810 or 570/448-2301.

Rileyville, Community Events
The Pigeoning

"The Pigeoning" is a full-length live performance that uses bunraku puppetry, video, and original music, at the NACL Theatre, 4pm. Tickets: $20/$10 students. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
Women in the Woods Weekend

Pocono Environmental Education Center’s (PEEC’s) Girls Weekend Women in the Woods. Programs include early morning yoga, making natural beauty products, and more. Cost for the weekend: $99, includes 1 night of lodging in a yurt and three meals. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Woodstock concert

Retro69 will perform at the Catskill Distilling Company, 4-8pm. Billing themselves as a "Tribute to Woodstock", they recreate the concert, performing their show in the same order as the original 1969 festival, running from Havens through Hendrix. 845/583-3141 or visit www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
Eventdate: August 19, 2013
All terms
Black Onion

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

Honesdale, Music
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
Mohegan Sun Casino trip

Mohegan Sun PA Casino trip to benefit the Smallwood Mongaup Valley Fire Dept. Departing Smallwood-Mongaup Valley Fire Department at 9am and returning at 5:30pm. $40 per person. 845/796-8068.

Smallwood, Community Events
Eventdate: August 19, 2013 - August 26, 2013
All terms
Town of Highland Choraleers

The Town of Highland is beginning a town chorus, which will be held at the Town of Highland senior citizens' center on Monday evenings, 7-8:30pm.

Eldred, Community Events
Eventdate: August 20, 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
Cirque Du Soiree

Cirque Du Soiree perform at the Ledges Hotel, 7pm. $20 show or $50 show & dinner. Tickets at www.silkmillharmony.com. 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Theatre
Pig roast

Pike County Builders Association pig roast and BBQ at the American Legion, 5:30pm. $60 per couple. A portion of the net proceeds to benefit Education Scholarship Fund and Political Action Committee. 570/296-5589.

Food, Milford
Eventdate: August 21, 2013
All terms
Artist’s reception

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Art, Port Jervis
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
Hawley Women's Club bus trip to Mohegan Sun

Hawley Women's Club bus trip to Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. Cost of $25 includes bus, $10 food coupon and $15 in slot play. 570/226-6588.

Hawley, Community Events
National Park Service parks

An evening with the National Park Service, journey through America's national parks at the Narrowsburg Branch library, 7pm. Join Park Ranger Kuhn in a guided discussion that will examine the history, mission and culture of various parks.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Professional Women of Sullivan County meeting

The Professional Women of Sullivan County will hold its meeting at SUNY Sullivan, networking at 6pm, dinner at 6:30pm. Guest speaker is Dr. Karin Hilgersom. Cost: $16. RSVP: 845/791-4501 or mjcat12@hotmail.com.

Loch Sheldrake, 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
Summer Lecture Series

Rich Arnold will speak at the E.B. Crawford Public Library about handmade tribal pottery from Papua New Guinea, 7:30pm.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Time Being

Jazz on the Deck with Time Being featuring: Chris Bacas, soprano and tenor saxophones; Stefan Bauer, vibraphone; Tony Marino, bass; and Phil Haynes, drums, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Eventdate: August 22, 2013
All terms
Fiddlin’ Around

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

Honesdale, Music
Live music with John Curtin

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

Hawley, Music
Make a Hyper Tufa container

Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County’s Master Gardeners will teach how to make Hyper Tufa containers, at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 5:30-7:30pm. Fee: $25. Register: 845/292-6180.

Liberty, Workshop
Mushroom society meeting

Regular monthly meeting of the Delaware Highlands Mushroom Society at the Wayne County Conservation District office, 7pm.

Honesdale, Meeting
Port Jervis Free Library artists' reception

An artists' reception will help welcome the work of artists Julio and Anna Petitti to the Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30-8pm. On display until August 31. Their artwork is available for purchase.

Art, Port Jervis