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Week of August 22 2013

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 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
Eventdate: August 23, 2013
All terms
'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" at the Rivoli Theatre, 8pm. Tickets are available at www.scdw.net and cost $11 for adults, $9 for seniors (60+), students (with ID) and veterans.

South Fallsburg, Theatre
Bingo at Matamoras Fire Department

Bingo every Friday night, doors open at 5pm, calling starts at 7pm. Bingo runs to about 9:30pm. 570/491-4154.

Matamoras, Community Events
History talk

Tom Kennedy presents "The Pennsylvania Coal Company Gravity
Railroad" as part of the Plain Speaking Series at the Wayne County Historical Society, 5-6pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Jazz & BBQ

New Orleans Jazz & BBQ Opening Party for Wally Lake Fest, 5-10 pm, The Settlers Inn. Jazz in the garden, special BBQ menu and craft beers. Sponsored by Jim Beam. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Community Events
Live Music Friday with Abbey Road

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

Hawley, Music
Moonlight Paddle

Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy and Lacawac Sanctuary for a Moonlight Paddle on Lake Lacawac, located at the Sanctuary, 7-10pm. Free. Rowboats and canoes, paddles, and life jackets will be provided. Reserve your spot, 570/689-9494, or email joann@lacawac.org.

Lake Ariel, Outdoors
Eventdate: August 23, 2013 - August 25, 2013
All terms
Film Club for Kids

“The Painting” at CAS Arts Center, 11am and 3pm. Tickets are available for a suggested donation of $5. 845/436-4227.

Livingston Manor, Film
Eventdate: August 24, 2013
All terms
'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" at the Rivoli Theatre, 8pm. Tickets are available at www.scdw.net and cost $22 for adults, $18 for seniors (60+), students (with ID) and veterans.

South Fallsburg, Theatre
Black Wizard/Blue Wizard

"Black Wizard/Blue Wizard" is a musical fantasia depicting an epic duel between two opposing wizard philosophies in a modern and mundane age, at the NACL Theatre, 7:30pm. Tickets: $20/$10 students. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
Chicken BBQ take-out

Summitville Ladies Auxiliary is having a chicken BBQ at the Summitville Firehouse, 2-5pm. $10. Take-out only.

Food, Summitville
Community Yard Sale

Annual community yard sale at the Delaware Community Center. Rent a space, sell your stuff. 845/887-5634.

Callicoon, Community Events
Contra dance

There will be a special, goodbye-summer-hello-fall Contra Dance at The Cooperage,7:30-10pm. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Family picnic

The Equinunk Historical Society and the Manchester Community Library will hold a family picnic and music fest on the grounds of the library, 12 noon-4pm. Bring lunch.

Equinunk, Community Events
Free screening of 'The Weight of The Nation'

Highlights from the HBO documentary “The Weight of The Nation” will be screened at the Callicoon Theater, 11am. Admission is free. 845/292-5910.

Callicoon, Film
Gasland 2 film screening

Free showing of Gasland 2 by Josh Fox at the Milford Theatre, 7:30pm. Donations accepted. www.damascuscitizens.org, www.notennesseepipeline.org.

Milford, Film
Grand opening of Canal Park

The Wayne County Historical Society (WCHS) will hold the grand opening of its 16-acre Canal Park at the site of the Delaware & Hudson Lock 31, with the society’s first annual Canal Festival, 10am-5pm. Visit www.wchs-lock31.org, 570/253-3240.

Hawley, Community Events
Gun festival

Sullivan County Friends with Firearms will host a gun festival in Hannofee Park. Rain or shine, there will be displays, vendors, food, entertainment, politicians and more. www.facebook.com/SullivanCountyFriendsWithFirearms.

Liberty, Community Events
Live music with Steve Woodman

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

Hawley, Music
Penny social

Super penny social at the Smallwood Community Center, 250 Sgt. Andrew Brucher Blvd. (next to Friends Restaurant), doors open at 6pm, calling 7:30pm. Kids table, door prizes. 845/583-0244, 845/583-5737.

Smallwood, Community Events
Pig Mountain

Pig Mountain draws chefs from NYC to Main Street, 4-8pm. There will be 14 chefs cooking 14 pigs 14 different ways. Each chef will also prepare a vegetarian option. Admission: $30, gets you 10 tickets. www.pigmt.com.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Pottery exhibit

"Containing the Abundance of Summer," a new show featuring the works of ceramic artists Kathy Jeffers and Chris Parrow, opens at Domesticities, 3pm. The show runs through September 8.

Art, Youngsville
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
Tricky tray

Tricky tray, 50/50 chances, raffle at St. Joseph’s Hall, Holy Cross Church, doors open 6pm, drawing at 7pm. Donation: $5. Free refreshments. 845/932-8270.

Callicoon, Community Events
Under the Moon concert

Black Onion and Whiskey Bent at Callicoon Creek Park, 8-11pm.

Callicoon, Music
Eventdate: August 25, 2013
All terms
'A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" at the Rivoli Theatre, 2pm. Tickets are available at www.scdw.net and cost $22 for adults, $18 for seniors (60+), students (with ID) and veterans.

South Fallsburg, Theatre
Author William Katz

The Historical Society will host author William Katz as its speaker for the “Sunday at the Museum” program in the multi-purpose room at the Wayne County Historical Society, 2pm. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
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 Double Feature: Closing Party for Wally Lake Fest on the deck at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 12 noon-9pm. Live music from 1-4pm and 6-9pm by The Merchants of Groove featuring Joey "Hotbox" Simon. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570-226-1337.

Hawley, Community Events
Damascus picninc

Residents of Damascus Township are invited to a free potluck at the Damascus Township building, 1-6pm. Soft drinks, burgers, and hot dogs will be provided. Games and activities for all ages. 570/729-7270.

Damascus, Community Events
Memories of Woodstock

The Sullivan County Historical Society presents Memories of Woodstock at the Sullivan County Museum, (the show will run continuously from 1-4pm). 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Film
Nature and poetry workshop

Laura E. J. Moran presents "Literary Instincts: Where Nature and Poetry Meet" at the Zane Grey Museum, 2-4pm. Laura E. J. Moran conjures Whitman, Thoreau, Dickinson, Berry, Solnit, Toomer and other American authors for insight as we explore the banks of the Delaware River for answers. Free.

Lackawaxen, Workshop
Sullivan County Horse Council Gymkhana Series

Sullivan County Horse Council presents 2013 Gymkhana series at Stonewall Farms. $100 barrels will be run. Visit www.schs-nc.org, or call 845/866-6140.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Temple Sholom brunch

Temple Sholom, will host a brunch featuring Dr. Neal Jacobs speaking about "Africa, the Peace Corps, and me," 11:30am. Cost: $15.

Monticello, Meeting
Eventdate: August 25, 2013 - August 27, 2013
All terms
Film Club for Kids

“The Painting” at CAS Arts Center, 11am and 3pm. Tickets are available for a suggested donation of $5. 845/436-4227.

Livingston Manor, Film
Eventdate: August 26, 2013
All terms
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
Pike County Historical Society Announces Additional Canasta Day for the Winter

Beginners and veterans alike are welcome to join some of Milford’s finest card players for Canasta in the Foundation Room of the Column’s Museum, located at 608 Broad Street in Milford. Wednesday, 6:30pm, as well as the fourth Monday of each month beginning in November. Call 570/296-8126 for more information or email pikemuse@ptd.net.

Milford, Community Events
Eventdate: August 26, 2013 - September 2, 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 27, 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
Historical Society Speaker Series

The Damascus Township Historical Society Speaker Series at the Damascus Township Community Center, 7pm. Pat Michelson will speak about "Highlights for Children." 570/224-4535.

Damascus, Lectures/discussions
Eventdate: August 28, 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
Growing Up in the Borscht Belt

Marvin Rappaport to discuss "Growing Up in the Borscht Belt" at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Judi Silvano

Jazz on the Deck with Judi Silvano and her Quartet, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Open mic night

Open Mic Night at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. Hosted by Mike Jung. Come early to sign-up. BYOB. 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
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: August 29, 2013
All terms
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
Photography exhibit at Bethel Woods

The Museum at Bethel Woods will open its second special exhibit of the year, "Keeping Time: The Photography of Don Hunstein – The Unseen Archive of Columbia Records," on display through December 31. Tickets at www.BethelWoodsCenter.org.

Art, Bethel
Save Energy class

Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County "Save Energy, Save Dollars" program at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 6pm. Learn about reducing energy bills. Free. Register: 845/292-6180.

Liberty, Workshop