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Week of January 16 2014

Eventdate: January 16, 2014
All terms
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. www.thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Eventdate: January 17, 2014
All terms
DJ Mike at Callicoon Brewing Company

DJ Mike Scully at Callicoon Brewing Company, 9pm. 845/887-5500.

Callicoon, Music
Live music with Merchants of Groove Unplugged

Live Music Friday with Merchants of Groove Unplugged, 8-11pm at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 119 Falls Ave. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in the lounge. No cover charge.

Hawley, Music
Eventdate: January 18, 2014
All terms
Indoor Barryville Farmers' Market

SHOHOLA, PA — The Barryville Farmers' Market will be inside at the Shohola Fire Department, which is just 2 miles from Barryville, NY at 325 Route 434, from 10am-1pm. Many of the regular vendors will be attending. www.barryvillefarmersmarket.com, 570/224-8013.

Shohola, Community Events
AARP Driver Safety Program

AARP Driver Safety Program at the South Fallsburg Community Center, 9am-4pm. To register call Sonny Smith at 845/434-8922 (leave message). The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members as of 1/1/2014.

South Fallsburg, Workshop
Cross Country Skiing

Flat terrain of D&H Canal towpath. Great for beginners and intermediates. Dress in layers; bring water. Weather permitting. Meet at 10am, Haven Road, off Rt. 209 south of Wurtsboro. Free. Call Mike Medley to register and check on snow conditions. Sponsor: Basha Kill Area Association. thebashakill.org, 845/754-0743.

Wurtsboro, 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
Dark Americana with Caitlin Canty

Singer/songwriter Caitlin Canty performs Dark Americana with a Western tone and alt country feel in the Boiler Room at the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr., 7:30 pm. Canty echoes the likes of artists Patty Griffin, Gillian Welch and Lucinda Williams. See www.harmonypresents.com or call 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
Eagle Tour with the Delaware Highlands Conservancy

Eagle bus trip, 9am-12pm. Space is very limited; reservations are required. Call the Conservancy at 570/226-3164 or 845/583-1010 or email info@delawarehighlands.org to register. Fee: $15 for members, $20 for non-members.

Lackawaxen, Outdoors
Family Ice Fishing

Learn the basics of ice fishing and try your luck on the ponds at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3:30pm. PEEC provides all of the equipment. Dress in warm layers. No fishing licenses required. Space is limited. Call to reserve a spot. $10 child/$5 adult. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Gays of Sullivan County at the Dancing Cat

The Gays of Sullivan County will gather at the Dancing Cat Saloon, 2-6pm. There will be hot toddies and a special Apple Pie Cocktail made with the Catskill Distilling Company’s Wicked White Whiskey. Admission to the winter get-together is free, with food and beverages for purchase. 845/583-3141.

Bethel, Meeting
Live music with Dan Bradley

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

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
Snow mobile racing

Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun Park, 99 Holiday Mountain Rd., will be having snow mobile racing. Registration is 2-4pm and the 1st race begins at 5pm. Test runs begin at 4:15pm. 845/796-3161.

Monticello, Outdoors
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
Windy Mule live at Callicoon Brewing

Windy Mule playing at Callicoon Brewing Company, 16 Upper Main Street, 8pm. No cover. 845/887-5500.

Callicoon, Music
Eventdate: January 19, 2014
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Animal Tracking

Explore the 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 at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 10am-12 noon. Free for members/$5 for non-members. Call to register. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
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
Ecozone Discovery Room!

Climb into a bald eagle’s nest, crawl into a bat cave, and dig in a fossil pit at the Pocono Environmental Education Center, 1-4pm. Explore this indoor discovery room and enjoy hands-on exhibits on natural history, sustainability and the local environment. $2 per person. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Free Reiki/alternative healing clinic

Free Heavenly Healers Clinic at Stoneworks Learning Center, 1-4pm. Offerings of various therapies: Reiki, massage, crystal, aromatherapy, reflexology, yoga, shamanism. Talk to practitioners about their practice. 570/224-8210, or email hmarritz@verizon.net.

Honesdale, Community Events
Eventdate: January 20, 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
Martin Luther King, Jr. Entrance Fee-Free Day

Several entrance fee-free days at Steamtown National Historic Site, downtown, 10am-4pm. Steamtown NHS is the only place in the National Park System where the story of steam railroading and the people who made it possible is told. 570/340-5200.

Scranton, Community Events
MLK Jr. Day of Service

Become involved with the volunteer program at the Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 9am-12 noon. All ages welcome; call to register. Snacks provided. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Scrabble group

Scrabble group at the Wayne County Public Library, 3:30-5pm. 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Community Events
Eventdate: January 21, 2014
All terms
Free computer support

Free computer support every Tuesday at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1-6pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Freezin' Bingo

Belle Reve Senior Living invites seniors to play Freezin’ Bingo for a chance to win prizes, 1pm. Come out of that cold winter weather and join them indoors for a fun afternoon of Freezin’ Bingo with winter-themed bingo games, prizes and refreshments. (Snow date is Jan. 24). Free and open to seniors; seating is limited. RSVP: 570/409-9191.

Milford, Community Events
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 22, 2014
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Children's book discussion group

The elementary group will talk about "The View From Saturday" by E.L. Konigsburg at The E. B. Crawford Public Library, 5pm. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
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 spgroup18431@gmail.com.

Honesdale, Meeting
Free computer support

Free computer support every Wednesday at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1-4pm. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Grand re-opening

Grand re-opening of The Cat's Pajamas at its new location, 621 Main St., 9am ribbon cutting. 570/647-0057.

Honesdale, Community Events
Open Electric Jam

Open Electric Jam at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. This electric jam is hosted by Tom Sieg and Right Side Up. Come early to sign-up, as the board fills up quickly. BYOB. www.thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Preschool story time

Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library will hold preschool story time, every Wednesday, 1pm. Free event and craft. Registration required. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
The First Step Starting a Business

University of Scranton Small Business Development Center will hold a training seminar “The First Step: Starting Your Business” on January 22 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Pike County Chamber of Commerce, 209 East Harford Street, Milford. Cost is $20 per person. Pre-registration/pre-payment are required. Register www.scrantonsbdc.com 570-941-7588

Milford, Workshop
Eventdate: January 23, 2014
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Community Career and Training Site open house

Open house presented by Northeast Innovation Alliance, formerly known as Workforce Wayne, at the Wayne County Public Library, 3-4pm. 570/253-5334.

Honesdale, Community Events
Millennial book group

The Millennial book group will meet to discuss part 3 of Susanna Clarke's "Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell" at The E. B. Crawford Public Library, 6:15pm. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Preschool Story Time

Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library will hold preschool story time, every Thursday, 10am. Free event and craft. Registration required. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Preschool Story Time

Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library will hold preschool story time, every Thursday, 1pm. Free event and craft. Registration required. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Women's Club of Honesdale meeting

The Women's Club of Honesdale will hold their first meeting of the new year in the Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Center on Commercial Street, 1:30pm. Will feature Donnie Hoffman from The Cooperage speaking on "Celebrating the Cooperage Project." Anyone interested is invited to attend.

Honesdale, Meeting