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Week of February 7 2013

Eventdate: February 7, 2013
All terms
Backyard Beekeeping

Part of the Backyard Series at The Hub @ the Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30-8pm. Free. Register: 845/772-7586 or email thehub@portjervislibrary.org.

Port Jervis, Workshop
Dirty Dozen Brass Band perform

Dirty Dozen Brass Band perform at the Event Gallery at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, 7:30pm. Tickets: $39 for reserved seating. Visit www.BethelWoodsCenter.org or call 800/745-3000.

Bethel, Music
Ellenville High School Jazz Ensemble

Ellenville High School Jazz Ensemble will be performing at Nadia's Hungarian Buffet with Donna Singer and The Doug Richards Trio, 11am. They will celebrating Black History Month and learning about Jazz in the 30s, 40s and 50s. Luncheon/buffet and show: $15. 845/693-5104.

Hurleyville, Music
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, Meeting
Zumba class

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

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: February 8, 2013
All terms
4-H Palette of Fun Art Club meeting

4-H Palette of Fun Art Club meeting, 5–6:30pm, Wild Acres Club House. 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
Cookie Pick

Cookie Pick at The Dime Bank. Friday, February 8, 9am–6:30pm. Saturday, February 9, 9am-Noon. Proceeds to benefit Damascus United Methodist Charge Mission Projects. 570/224-4217.

Damascus, Community Events
Family Game Night

Family Game Night at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. Board games, card games, brain games, or bring your own. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Getting Started Part 1 computer class

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

Yoga class

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

Monticello, Workshop
Eventdate: February 9, 2013
All terms
'For the Benefit of Miss Jennie Gourlay' at the Columns Museum

The performance is in the Foundation Room of the Columns Museum, 7pm. Cost: $30 includes “Meet the Actor” wine and cheese reception. 570/296-8126 or email pikemuse@ptd.net. Visit www.ForJenniesBenefit.com.

Milford, Theatre
4-H Rough Riders Horse Club meeting

4-H Rough Riders Horse Club meeting, Pocono Ranchlands Stable, 10am. 4-H is open to youth ages 8-18. 570/296-3400.

Bushkill, Meeting
Aglow International Liberty Lighthouse breakfast meeting

Aglow International Liberty Lighthouse breakfast meeting at Lighthouse Ministries, 9am. Cost: $4. Theme for the meeting will be Listening to God with a showing of Part II of the DVD "The Isaiah 9:10 Judgment" written by Rabbi Jonathan Cahn. 845/798-8129.

Liberty, Meeting
Animal tracking

Explore our natural areas for signs of wildlife at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 10am-12noon. Free for members/$5 for non-members. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Auditions for '12 Angry Jurors'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop auditions for “12 Angry Jurors” at the Sullivan County Museum, 11am. www.scdw.net or 845/436-6309 or 845/866-4310.

Hurleyville, Theatre
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
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
Celebrate Children’s Dental Month at the Wayne County Public Library

Free face painting, tooth tips, surprises to make you smile and a visit from the tooth fairy, 12-2pm. 570/253-1220 or email blawson@waynelibraries.org.

Honesdale, Community Events
Cookie Pick

Cookie Pick at The Dime Bank. Friday, February 8, 9am–6:30pm. Saturday, February 9, 9am-Noon. Proceeds to benefit Damascus United Methodist Charge Mission Projects. 570/224-4217.

Damascus, 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

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

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Eagle tour

Sullivan County Lackawaxen Field Office. Two trips: 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm. $12.50 per person. Reservations required: email info@delawarehighlands.org or 570/226-3164 or 845/583-1010.

Lackawaxen, Community Events
EcoZone! Afternoon

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-4pm. $5 per person. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Family Fun Day

Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun Park, 9am-5pm. Cardboard sled race, Wing Fling and more. Tickets: $35 for a family of five. Email chamber@catskills.com, or call 845/791-4200.

Monticello, Community Events
Family ice fishing program

This program provides information and instruction on Pennsylvania fishes, basic ice fishing skills, regulations and ice safety at the PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 10am-1pm. Free. Fishing licenses not required. Registration required, limited to 40: 570/253-7001 or email pplpreserves@pplweb.com.

Hawley, Community Events
Glass blowing demonstration

Special glass blowing demonstration and factory tour at the Gillinder Glass Factory, 10am-3pm. Visit www.gillinderglassstore.com or call 845/856-5375.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Knitting and crocheting Skill Share

An open event for knitting, crocheting, darning, mending and sewing hosted by Transition Honesdale at the Chamber of Commerce community room, 3-5pm. Visit www.transitionhonesdale.org.

Honesdale, 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
Opening reception: ARTery Gallery

Opening reception for "Retrospective Reflections-Light, Motion, Time & Transition" at the ARTery Gallery in the Forest Hall building, 6-9pm. Show runs until March 3. Visit www.arterygallerymilford.com or call 570/409-1234.

Art, Milford
Richard Parkinson at Bakers Tap Room

Guitar & vocal/originals & covers at Bakers Tap Room, 7pm.

Barryville, Music
Snowshoe hike and wine tasting

Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a snowshoe hike at the Bashakill Wildlife Management Area from 10am-12pm, with a wine tasting following the hike. Free, registration required. 570/226-3164, 845/583-1010, or email info@delawarehighlands.org, or visit www.delawarehighlands.org.

Wurtsboro, Outdoors
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
Valentine's fundraiser

“Shorts & Sweets for Sweethearts” dinner theater at the United Methodist Church of Monticello, 6pm. Guests will be served salad, bread, lasagna, ice tea, and coffee or hot tea. Following dinner, the entertainment will begin while guests are enjoying homemade desserts. Tickets: $15. 845/262-2376.

Monticello, Community Events
Winter Waterfalls

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3:30pm. Dress warm, wear sturdy boots, and bring a camera. Cost: $20. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Wurtsboro Winterfest

The Wurtsboro Board of Trade family fun day with an ice-carving contest, a chili cook-off, art show and more, 11am-4pm. www.wurtsboro.org.

Wurtsboro, Community Events
Eventdate: February 10, 2013
All terms
'For the Benefit of Miss Jennie Gourlay' at the Columns Museum

The performance is in the Foundation Room of the Columns Museum, 3pm. Cost: $30 includes “Meet the Actor” wine and cheese reception. 570/296-8126 or email pikemuse@ptd.net. Visit www.ForJenniesBenefit.com.

Milford, Theatre
Auditions for '12 Angry Jurors'

The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop auditions for “12 Angry Jurors” at the Sullivan County Museum, 11am. www.scdw.net or 845/436-6309 or 845/866-4310.

Hurleyville, Theatre
Cross-country skiing

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. Skis & boots provided, register w/shoe size to save a spot. $20 adult/$10 child. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Dessert Extravaganza

This Dessert Extravaganza is being held to benefit the Bethel Literacy Center and the Past Perfect Bookstore at Friends Restaurant, 1-3pm. The tax-deductible donation is $15 a person, $25 per couple. 845/583-5898.

Smallwood, Community Events
Family Ice Fishing

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 9:30am-12noon. Learn the basics of ice fishing. equipment provided. Dress in warm layers. No fishing licenses required. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Grace Lutheran Church installation service

Grace Lutheran Church will hold a formal installation
service for two interim pastors, Rev. Dr. Norman David of Boston, MA and Rev. William Louie of Queens, NY at 11am.

North Branch, Community Events
Pancake breakfast

Youngsville Fire Department's annual winter pancake breakfast at the Youngsville Firehouse, 7am-noon. Pancakes, eggs, sausage, orange juice, coffee and tea. Adults $7, children 5-12 $4, under 5 free.

Youngsville, Community Events
Reading from 'Crone Age' with author Marcia Nehemiah

Marcia Nehemiah, an author and published poet, will be at the CAS Arts Center to read from her book “Crone Age,” an insightful examination of what it means to lead an inspired life as an older woman, 1pm. 845/436-4227 or visit www.catskillartsociety.org.

Livingston Manor, Readings
Rock Hill Fire Dept. pancake breakfast

Pancake breakfast, 7am-12noon. Adults $7, children 5-12 $5 and children under 5 free. 845/794-6865.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Valentine cross-country skiing

Take Your Valentine Cross Country Skiing with Mike Medley, 10am. Flat terrain on D&H Canal towpath, great for beginners and intermediates. Beautiful Basha Kill vistas. Dress in layers; bring water. Excursion lasts at least 3 hours. Weather permitting. Haven Road, just off Route 209 south of Wurtsboro. Call Mike for registration, directions or check snow conditions at 845/754-0743. Sponsored by the Basha Kill Area Association, www.thebashakill.org.

Wurtsboro, Community Events
Winter Waterfalls

Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3:30pm. Dress warm, wear sturdy boots, and bring a camera. Cost: $20. 570/828-2319, www.peec.org, peec@peec.org.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Eventdate: February 11, 2013
All terms
Intro to eBooks

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

Narrowsburg, Workshop
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
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: February 12, 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
Backyard Maple Syrup

Part of the Backyard Series at The Hub @ The Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30-8pm. Free. 845/772-7586 or email thehub@portjervislibrary.org.

Port Jervis, Workshop
Chocolate: Facts and Fiction

Talk on chocolate at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 7-8pm. Free. Pre-registration is required at Jeff branch. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Dance workshop

Open dance workshop, learn new and old dance at the Sullivan County Museum, 10am-noon. Cost: $8. 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Workshop
Great Books Discussion

"I Stand Here Ironing," a short story by Tillie Olsen, will be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion program at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. Copies of the story are available at the library. New members are welcome. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Intermediate Vegetable Gardening Course

Second of 4 sessions of an Intermediate Vegetable Gardening Course, Penn State Extension in Wayne County, 6-8pm. The topic is Principles of Organic Gardening. Cost: $20 for all 4 classes or $7 per class. Children under 18 are free. Call the Penn State Extension Office in Wayne County at 570/253-5970 ext. 4110 to register.

Honesdale, Workshop
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: February 13, 2013
All terms
Artist’s reception

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Art, Port Jervis
Auditions for Vaudeville in the Catskills

Audition for Vaudeville in the Catskills at the Sullivan County Museum, 6:30-9pm. 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Theatre
Bible Blitz

Lighthouse Ministries of Liberty, NY will be sponsoring a "Bible Blitz" at Sullivan County Community College, 10am-5pm. The college's B.A.S.I.C. bible club will be offering free food, snacks and bibles in the Student Union Center. 845/985-7026.

Loch Sheldrake, Community Events
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
Fish fry dinner

Fish fry dinner sponsored by the Monticello Kiwanis Club, at the Monticello Elks Lodge, 46 North St., 5-7pm. Fish prepared by Tastefully British. Cost: $l2/person. Eat in or take out. Tickets sold at door. 845/794-7050.

Monticello, 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
Practicing Word Workshop

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

Callicoon, Workshop
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. The group will meet for 5 consecutive Wednesdays. 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, Meeting
Rowland 4-H Youth Club Meeting

Rowland 4-H Youth Club Meeting, 4–6pm, Lackawaxen Fire House. 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
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: February 14, 2013
All terms
Bible Blitz

Lighthouse Ministries of Liberty, NY will be sponsoring a "Bible Blitz" at Sullivan County Community College, 10am-5pm. The college's B.A.S.I.C. bible club will be offering free food, snacks and bibles in the Student Union Center. 845/985-7026.

Loch Sheldrake, Community Events
Movie showing: 'The African Queen'

The Wayne County Arts Alliance sponsor a special Valentine's Day showing of "The African Queen" at Cinema 6, 7pm. Roses and carnations will be given out to the first couple of dozen ticket buyers and door prizes will include a raft trip down the Delaware donated by Lander’s River Trips. Donation: $10. Proceeds support the Arts Alliance. 570/390-4420 or visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org.

Honesdale, Film
Valentine's Dinner

The Dancing Cat Saloon will host an intimate Valentine's dinner, with a surf-and-turf main course, chocolate goodies for dessert and intimate acoustic music in the background, 5:30pm. Cost: $35.

Bethel, Community Events
Zumba class

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

Monticello, Community Events