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Week of January 24 2013

Eventdate: January 24, 2013
All terms
Blood drive

The Port Jervis Free Library in partnership with Bon Secours Community Hospital will host a blood drive in the library’s new Community Room, 1-7pm. All donations go directly to Bon Secours Community Hospital. All donors will receive one free movie ticket. Walk-in donors are welcome. 845/856-7313.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Quit smoking course

Penn State Extension in Pike County will hold the first of 5 weekly sessions of a free Quit Smoking Course, 6–7pm; Belle Reve. The group will meet for 5 consecutive Thursdays. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. Individual counseling and group sessions available by appointment; call 570/296-3400 or 570/253-5970, ext 4110 or e-mail PikeExt@psu.edu

Milford, Workshop
Women's Club of Honesdale meeting

Women's Club of Honesdale first meeting of 2013 at the Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Center, 1:30pm. The speaker will be Greg Little, Editor of the Wayne Independent, speaking on "Publishing the Wayne Independent." Refreshments will be served and anyone interested is invited to attend. There will be a collection for the Community Pantry. 570/224-6240.

Honesdale, Meeting
Eventdate: January 25, 2013
All terms
4-H Palette of Fun Art Club meeting

Wild Acres Club House, 5-6:30pm. 4-H is open to youth ages 8-18. 570/296-3400.

Dingmans Ferry, Meeting
Ballroom dance class

Ballroom dance class at The Janice Center, 7-8pm. Cost: $180 per couple or $90 individuals for six-week session. Register: 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Workshop
Computer class

Free computer class "Web Design 2: Adding Pages with Free Online Tools" at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 5-7pm; registration required. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Yoga class

Adult & Continuing Education, 5:15-6:15pm. Cost: $64. Visit scboces.org or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, Workshop
Eventdate: January 25, 2013 - January 31, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: January 26, 2013
All terms
American Red Cross blood drive

Delaware Youth Center, 10am-3pm.

Callicoon, Community Events
Be Mine Forever exhibit

“Be Mine Forever,” an exhibition of photographs and poetry at the Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, opening reception 2-4pm. Free. Show runs until February 16. Email rocky@artsalliancesite.org or call 845/252-7576.

Art, Narrowsburg
Big Kids Music Together

Big Kids Music Together is a research-based program that better prepares children for voice and instrumental lessons. For children ages 5-7 at The Janice Center, 9:15-10am. Register: 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Brew Shoe

Snowshoeing sponsored by Northeast Wilderness Experience at Prompton State Park, followed by a beer tasting at the Wayne Hotel. Call 570/253-5744, visit www.friendsofprompton.com, email friendsofprompton@yahoo.com or find Friends of Prompton State Park on Facebook.

Dyberry Township, Community Events
Brew Shoe

Brew Shoe: Snowshoeing at Prompton State Park sponsored by Northeast Wilderness Experience followed by a beer tasting at the Wayne Hotel. Meet at Wayne Hotel at 12:30pm. $28 pp for Brew Shoe, $22 per snowshoe rental, $10 pp for just beer tasting. 570/352-3444 or 570/253-5744.

Honesdale, Community Events
Catskill Nordic Ski Club

The club offers informal guided cross-country ski trips on some of Sullivan County’s most beautiful trails. Most of the trips are free, except where noted, and last about two hours. Saturdays, 1:30pm. 845/434-5371.

Region, Community Events
CDL Commercial Driver Training Permit & Preparation

At 22 St. Johns Street, 8:30am-4:30pm. Call the Adult and Continuing Education Program at 845/295-4900 or 845/791-4070.

Monticello, Community Events
Church square dance

The Uphill String Band will be having Square Dances at the Grace Episcopal Church the 4th Saturday of each month. The band will start at 7pm. If bad weather is predicted and you are wondering if the dance is canceled, you can call Donna Lee Gregor or Judy Trudgen at 570/253-3232.

Honesdale, Community Events
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
Cross country skiing

Cross country skiing at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 9-11am. $20 adult/$10 child. Skis & boots provided-register w/shoe size to guarantee a spot. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, or peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Eagle tours

Eagle Tours with PPL Environmental Learning Center, two trips: 8-11:30am and 12:30-4pm. This free program will begin at the PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center followed by a guided eagle viewing bus tour of the Lackawaxen River. Transportation provided. Dress warm. Registration required: Email pplpreserves@pplweb.com or call 570/253-7001.

Hawley, Community Events
Eagle watch

Join Jan Lakuta on a trip north in search of eagles at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC). Visit the Mongaup Reservoir, the Delaware River, and the Eagle Institute to look for winter residents and nesting pairs. Bring a lunch and camera, and dress in warm layers, 9am-3pm. Cost: $25. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, or peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Eagle-viewing trip

This free program will begin at the PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, followed by a guided eagle-viewing bus tour of the Lackawaxen River that leaves from the center. Two time slots: 8-11:30am or 12:30-4:30pm. Transportation provided. Dress for the weather and bring binoculars. This program is free, but space is very limited. Registration is required. Register: 570/253-7001 or pplpreserves@pplweb.com.

Hawley, Community Events
EcoZone! Afternoon

EcoZone! Afternoon at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-4pm. Cost: $5. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, or peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Hands of Hope prayer meeting

Pike County Hands of Hope prayer meeting at the First Presbyterian Church of Milford, 10-11am.

Milford, Meeting
Home Firearm Safety Course

Kauneonga Lake Fire Hall, 9:30am-3pm. Cost: $62. Visit www.scboces.org or 845/295-4900 or 845/791-4070.

Kauneonga Lake, Community Events
Music Together class

A mommy and me type of music class for ages 0-5 that incorporates a special songbook and CD as well as numerous props and instruments to help develop a young child's musical instincts, at The Janice Center, 10:30am. 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Workshop
Teen hip-hop class

Teen hip-hop class for ages 13-18 at The Janice Center, 1-1:45pm. Class runs for 13 weeks. Cost: $175. Register: 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Eventdate: January 26, 2013 - February 1, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: January 27, 2013
All terms
Cross country skiing

Cross country skiing at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 9-11am. $20 adult/$10 child. Skis & boots provided-register w/shoe size to guarantee a spot. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, or peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
ECO book club

Meet up to discuss the book “The Control of Nature,” by John McPhee at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-2:30pm. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, or peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Frank Solivan and the Dirty Kitchen

River Folk Concerts presents Frank Solivan and the Dirty Kitchen at The Cooperage, 3pm. Suggested donation: $15 advance, $18 at the door. Raffle to benefit the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance. BYOB, lite fare available for purchase from Willow River. 845/252-6783, www.riverfolkconcerts.vpweb.com.

Honesdale, Music
Winter Wonderland Walk

Learn how different plants and animals survive the winter on the Winter Wonderland Walk at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 10am-12pm. Free for members/$5 for non-members. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, or peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Yarnslingers

Story-telling group Yarnslingers do a reading at Cafe Devine, 3pm. Free. Food and drinks available for sale. 845/887-3076 or email yarnslingers@yahoo.com.

Callicoon, Community Events
Eventdate: January 27, 2013 - February 2, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: January 28, 2013
All terms
8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training for Security Guards

Adult & Continuing Education center, 5:30-9:30pm. Cost: $79. Visit www.scboces.com or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Computer class

Free computer class "Using Library Databases" at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6-8pm; registration required. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) & Air Duct Cleaning

Adult & Continuing Education center, Mondays/Wednesdays/Fridays until May 17, 6–9:30pm. Cost: $999. Visit www.scboces.org or 845/295-4900 or 845/791-4070.

Monticello, Workshop
Jeffersonville Lions Club

The Jeffersonville Lions meet the second and fourth Monday every month at Michelangelo's Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria in the meeting room, 6:30pm. New members are welcome. Call Jack Costello at 845/482-3731.

Jeffersonville, Meeting
Music Together class

A mommy and me type of music class for ages 0-5 that incorporates a special songbook and CD as well as numerous props and instruments to help develop a young child's musical instincts, at The Janice Center, 6:15pm. 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Workshop
Notary Public Prep

Adult & Continuing Education center, 6-9pm. Cost: $72. Visit www.scboces.org or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, 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
Walk Live 2 Mile Exercise Class

Adult & Continuing Education center, 4:15-5:15pm and 5:15-6:15pm. Cost: $64.

Monticello, Community Events
Zumba class

Adult & Continuing Education center, 6-7pm. Cost: $64.

Monticello, Workshop
Eventdate: January 28, 2013 - February 3, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: January 29, 2013
All terms
Adult hip-hop class

Adult hip-hop at The Janice Center, 6:30-7:15pm. Register: 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Advanced Kidnastics

For ages 7-8 at The Janice Center, 4-4:45pm. Cost: $100 for 8-week session ($10 off for returning students). 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Energy Efficient Lighting for Your Business informative luncheon

Hosted by SEEDS at The Cooperage, 11am. Cost: $10. RSVP: 570/655-5581 ext. 221, email lchamberlain@nepa-alliance.org, or jocelyn@seedsgroup.net.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Regualr kidnastics

For ages 5-6 at The Janice Center, 5-5:45pm. Cost: $100 for 8-week session ($10 off for returning students). 845/482-3324.

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
Eventdate: January 29, 2013 - February 4, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: January 30, 2013
All terms
8 Hour Pre-Assignment Training for Security Guards

Adult & Continuing Education center, 5:30-9:30pm. Cost: $79. Visit www.scboces.com or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Book discussion

The Catskill Mountain Chapter of Hadassah will be having a book discussion at Temple Sholom, 7pm. The book being discussed is "I Am Forbidden" by Anouk Markovits, which is available at amazon.com or your local library. The discussion is open to all and light refreshments will be served. RSVP: 845/794-3962 or lauren.miller13@gmail.com or 845/557-6593 or shain@frontiernet.net.

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
Computer class

Free computer class "Managing Photos 2" at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10am-12pm; registration required. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Masala Bhangra class

Adult & Continuing Education center, 6-7pm. Cost: $64. Visit www.scboces.org or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, Community Events
Notary Public Prep

Adult & Continuing Education center, 6-9pm. Cost: $72. Visit www.scboces.org or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, Community Events
Open mic night at The Cooperage

Hosted by "The Crackers" at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Quit smoking course

The group will meet for 5 consecutive Wednesdays at the Pocono Lake Region Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 3-4pm. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. Free. 570/296-3400.

Hawley, Community Events
Quit smoking course

Penn State Extension in Pike County will hold the first of 5 weekly sessions of a free Quit Smoking Course, 3–4pm; Pocono Lake Region Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center, 2512 Route 6, Suite 2. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. Individual counseling and group sessions available by appointment; call 570-296-3400 or 570-253-5970, ext 4110 or e-mail PikeExt@psu.edu.

Hawley, Workshop
Rowland 4-H Youth Club Meeting

Meeting at the Lackawaxen Fire House, 4-6pm. Children in this club will learn arts, crafts, sewing, cooking and more. 4-H is open to youth ages 8-18. 570/296-3400.

Lackawaxen, Meeting
Tai Chi Chuan class

Adult & Continuing Education center, 12-1pm. Cost: $64. Visit scboces.org or call 845/295-4900.

Monticello, Workshop
Toss Your Hat in the Ring Workshop

This interactive session is designed to help you become involved in local government-your borough, township, or school district-by seeking elected or appointed office, at the Penn State Extension Office in Wayne County, 7-9pm. Cost: $25. Registration, including payment, is required by January 25. Visit www.cvent.com/events/toss-your-hat-in-the-ring-how-to-get-involved-in-lo....

Honesdale, Workshop
Walk Live 2 Mile Exercise Class

Adult & Continuing Education center, 4:15-5:15pm and 5:15-6:15pm. Cost: $64.

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: January 30, 2013 - February 5, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film
Eventdate: January 31, 2013
All terms
Ladies Night with Paint A Peace

Paint a Peace Ceramic Pottery Studio will have many choices to paint ranging from $8-$25 (average is $15), at the The Towne Gift Shoppe, 6:30-9pm. 845/482-4182.

Youngsville, Community Events
Monthly Business Owners’ Get-together

The first Greater Honesdale Partnership monthly business owners’ and employees get-together of 2013 will be held at Fins and Feathers, 7:30am. All local area business owners and their employees are invited and encouraged to attend. 570/253-5492.

Honesdale, Meeting
Quit smoking course

Penn State Extension in Pike County will hold the first of 5 weekly sessions of a free Quit Smoking Course, 6–7pm; Belle Reve. The group will meet for 5 consecutive Thursdays. Pre-registration is required. Nicotine patches available while supplies last. Individual counseling and group sessions available by appointment; call 570/296-3400 or 570/253-5970, ext 4110 or e-mail PikeExt@psu.edu

Milford, Workshop
Zumba class

Adult & Continuing Education center, 6-7pm. Cost: $64.

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: January 31, 2013 - February 6, 2013
All terms
Les Miserables at Callicoon Theater

Academy Award Nominee and Golden Globe Winner for Best Picture "Les Miserables" at the Callicoon Movie Theater, 7:30pm.

Callicoon, Film