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Week of January 2 2014

Eventdate: January 2, 2014
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Artist's reception

Artist's reception for Marika Robak, in the community room of Port Jervis Free Library, 138 Pike St., Thursday, 6:30-8pm. Robak’s work on display until February 15.

Art, Port Jervis
Eventdate: January 3, 2014
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First Friday at the Calder Cafe

EQUINUNK, PA — The Equinunk Historical Society First Friday, an evening of music and fun at the Calder Café, at the junction of Rte. 191 and Pine Mill Rd. Doors open 6:30pm, music begins 7:15pm. Light refreshments available for purchase. Performers welcome. Acoustic music only. 570/224-0223.

Equinunk, Community Events
Genealogy workshop

Genealogy workshop at Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Support 1-3pm. Workshop 5-7pm. Learn the tools you'll need to start researching your family history. Be prepared for some surprises.

Jeffersonville, Workshop
Jazz, funk and groove: The Dirk Quinn Band

The Dirk Quinn Band at Harmony Presents, 8pm. Rooted in jazz, funk and groove, The Dirk Quinn Band exhibits the guitar “pyrotechnics” of Keller Williams and Michael Hedges and the honest, urban funk of Soulive to the brave experimentation of Medeski, Martin and Wood. Tickets: $15-20.

Hawley, Music
Eventdate: January 4, 2014
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Canadian Blues Blow-Away: Suzie Vinnick

Six time winner of the Canadian Maple Blues Award, Suzie Vinnick performs in the Boiler Room at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., 7:30 p.m. Vinnick can belt out the blues or croon a ballad with equal deftness. Her guitar work is effortlessly commanding. See www.harmonypresents.com or call 570/470-8798.

Hawley, Music
How to use your smart device

NARROWSBURG, NY — Learn how to use your new smart device at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of Western Sullivan Public Library. Also free computer classes and support every Saturday—support from 10am-1pm; class from 1-3pm; registration requested.

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Improv comedy workshop

HAWLEY, PA — A comedy improv workshop in the Boiler Room of the Hawley Silk Mill, ground floor, at 8 Silk Mill Dr., 10am. Laurie Guzda, actor and director with over 30 years experience, will teach techniques designed to use each student’s humor and identify strengths. Preregistration required at www.harmonypresents.com "community tab."

Hawley, Workshop
Six week computer workshop

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County is offering a six week computer workshop: Knowing Your Way Around the Computer in the Computer Lab in The Literacy Center/Read it Again Bookstore, l. Become more familiar with tasks you can accomplish at your computer. Registration is required and the donation is $60. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Workshop
Story time

The Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County will sponsor a Story Time from 11am to 12pm on the first Saturday of the month at the Read It Again Bookstore. All children must be accompanied by an adult, who will remain with them throughout the hour. Stories will be read to the children, and an activity will follow, time permitting. Story Time is open to all children in grades K-3, and is free. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Readings
The Cooperage Farmers' Market

The Cooperage Farmers’ Market. Find produce, dairy, meats, breads, baked goods, soaps, teas and more. Enjoy a freshly cooked brunch/lunch meal from The Market Café. Located at 1020 Main St.

Food, Honesdale
Eventdate: January 5, 2014
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Cross-country skiing

Cross country skiing at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. $20 adult/$10 child. Enjoy the winter woods with beginner ski lessons. Learn the basics of cross-country skiing and practice on an old logging road loop. Skis, poles & boots provided, register w/shoe size to guarantee a spot. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Unitarian Universalist Sunday service

BEACH LAKE, PA — Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Sunday service about personal renewal as a spiritual experience and how it relates to making New Year’s resolutions, at Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15 a.m. Refreshments and a social time follow.

Beach Lake, Meeting
Eventdate: January 6, 2014
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Free GED Prep Class

Every Monday from 5:30-8:30pm at the Jeffersonville branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. No registration required.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Narrowsburg Fire District Meeting

The organizational meeting of the Narrowsburg Fire District Board of Fire Commissioners will be held at the Narrowsburg Firehouse, 203 Bridge St. Narrowsburg, NY at 7pm. The meeting is open to the public.

Eventdate: January 7, 2014
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SC BOCES Offers Phlebotomy Technician Course

Classes are every Tuesday and Thursday from 5-8:30pm. Class fee: $1,599. 22 St. John St.

Monticello, Community Events
Eventdate: January 8, 2014
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How to create flyers

CALLICOON, NY — Creating Flyers Workshop at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon. Free computer classes and support every Wednesday—class from 10am-12 noon; support from 1-4pm; registration requested.

Callicoon, Workshop
Open mic night

HONESDALE, PA — Acoustic-style open mic at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., 7:30-10pm. Come early to sign-up. Hosted by The Crackers. Donation appreciated. BYOB.

Honesdale, Community Events
Eventdate: January 9, 2014
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Annual meeting UDC

NARROWSBURG — Upper Delaware Council (UDC) annual meeting, including election of officers, 211 Bridge St., 7pm. Open to the public. Call 845/252-3022 or visit www.upperdelawarecouncil.org.

Narrowsburg, Meeting
Book reading and signing

Port Jervis Free Library hosts readings by two local authors: Joe DeMono from his book "Ciro" and Sheldon Scriggs from "Tyler, the Strongest Boy on the Block". Both books touch on the topic of bullying. The first is loosely biographical.The second is fiction and contains graphic language; it is for readers over 12.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Patriot Connectors meeting

“Faith of Our Fathers” (about the Founding Fathers of the Bill of Rights and U.S. Constitution) will be the feature program for the upcoming Patriot Connectors meeting at the Wallenpaupack High School Library, 7-9 pm. If the high school is closed due to bad weather, the group will not meet.

Hawley, Meeting