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Week of January 9 2014

Eventdate: January 9, 2014
All terms
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

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
Eventdate: January 10, 2014
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First Friday Networking Breakfast

MONTICELLO, NY — Learn what Sullivan County BOCES can offer you, your business and your employees at the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce First Friday Networking Breakfast at Blue Horizon Diner. 50/50 raffle. Cost: $15 for members, $25 for non-members. RSVP BY Jan 9 to

Monticello, Community Events
How to use your smart device

JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Learn how to use your new smart device at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Free computer classes and support every Friday—support from 1-3pm; class from 5-7pm; registration requested.

Jeffersonville, Workshop

Karaoke at the Callicoon Brewery on Upper Main Street, 9pm-midnight. Admission is free and the Callicoon Brewery has a variety of locally brewed beers and homemade food.

Callicoon, Community Events
Live music with Rick "Noodles" Horvath

Live Music Friday with Rick "Noodles" Horvath, 8-11pm. Glass—, 119 Falls Ave. or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in the lounge. No cover charge.

Hawley, Music
Eventdate: January 11, 2014
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Animal Tracking

Explore Pocono Environmental Education Center's (PEEC) natural areas for tracks, trails, scat, territory marks, eat marks, and other signs that animals leave as they travel through the fields and forests of the Poconos. Call to register. Free for members/$5 for non-members. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Cross-country skiing

Cross country skiing at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 9-11am. $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
Driver Safety Class

Delaware Youth Center offers the NTSI six-hour New York State Driver Safety Course from 9am–3:30pm sponsored by Catskill Hudson Bank. Doors open at 8:30am. Refreshments will be served. $40 for non-members, $35 for DYC members. Lunch will also be available for a $7 fee. Registration required. 845/887-4120.

Callicoon, Workshop
Live music with Dan Bradley

Live music in the dining room with Dan Bradley, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn, 4 Main Ave. or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Open auditions for dramatic play

HURLEYVILLE, NY — The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop holds auditions at Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., 11am-2pm, for dramatic play by Michael Corriere, “For England, For Love.” Casting three females, two males, able to maintain accent (British, Russian, French).

Hurleyville, Theatre
Oprah Magazine Featured - Miles to Dayton

Miles to Dayton (M2D) performs in the Boiler Room at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., 7:30pm. Blending elements of folk, rock, classical and funk, M2D was featured in Oprah Magazine and selected as an emerging artist of the year by Falcon Ridge Folk Festival. See or call 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
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
Eventdate: January 12, 2014
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Bus trip to Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs

Bus trip to Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs sponsored by the Hawley Women's Club. Reservations: 570/226-6588.

Hawley, Community Events
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
Introduction to Snowshoeing

Learn the basics of snow shoes and enjoy a winter stomp through the woods at Pocono Environmental Education Center, 9-11am. No experience necessary, they provide the equipment and teach you everything you need to know. Register early to guarantee a spot. $10. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Pancake breakfast

Pancake breakfast at VFW Post #161 to benefit VFW Ladies Aux #161/Sons of American Legion #685, 8am-12 noon. Cost: $8.

Food, Port Jervis
RiverFolk concert

RiverFolk Concerts presents award-winning singer/songwriter Ellen Bukstel in concert at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., Sunday, January 12, 3pm. Gourmet comfort food by Willow River Café from 2:30pm. BYOB. Suggested donation, $15 reserved; $18 at the door.

Honesdale, Music
Winter Waterfalls

See waterfalls as they cascade down through chunks of frozen ice and snow at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3:30pm. Dress warm, wear sturdy boots, and bring a camera. Call to reserve a seat in the van. $12. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Yiddish sing along

Yiddish sing along in Livingston Manor, sing old favorites and learn new ones. Informal, free. 845/439-8109.

Livingston Manor, Music
Eventdate: January 13, 2014
All terms
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
Eventdate: January 14, 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 15, 2014
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Depression support group

Over 18 million people in the United States live with depression.
A support group is forming now at Grace Episcopal Church, 6:30-7:30pm. Meets every Wednesday. It’s an open, free, and voluntary meeting. Contact John at 570/470-3775 or email

Honesdale, Meeting
Meeting of the Long Term Care Council

The Long Term Care Council is the advisory board for Sullivan NYconnects, the single Point of Entry for information on long term care services in Sullivan County. The next meeting of the Long Term Care Council will be from 3-4:30pm in the Legislative Committee Room (2nd floor) in the Sullivan County Government Center. All are welcome. 845/807-0257.

Monticello, Meeting
Eventdate: January 16, 2014
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Family Game Night

Family game night at The Cooperage, 6-9pm. Board games, card games, brain games all kinds of games to play. Donations greatly appreciated. Snacks available for purchase. or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events