LIBERTY, NY — The Sullivan County Soil & Water Conservation District will present “Stormwater Erosion & Sedement Control Management” on March 19, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Building at 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd. The seminar is directed toward contractors and developers who will be disturbing soil of one acre or more. The cost of attending is $50 per person, and pre-registration is recommended as space is limited. Call 845/292-6552, or visit sullivancountyswcd.com.
MONTICELLO, NY — Dr. Carlos Holden from Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) will speak at the Sullivan County Public Safety and Law Enforcement Committee meeting on March 5 at 9:15 a.m. in the Legislative Committee Room on the second floor of the Sullivan County Government Center, 100 North St.
Holden, medical director of the emergency room at CRMC will give a presentation on the opioid drug situation in Sullivan County, titled “One Year Later,” a follow-up on a presentation he gave last year to the legislators. Read more
HAWLEY, PA — Pastor Sean Moon will address the Patriot Connectors on March 12 at the Wallenpaupack High School Library at a forum where he will discuss the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). Social hour starts at 6:30 p.m. with the meeting taking place at 7 p.m., starting with the Pledge of Allegiance. If there is inclement weather and the school is closed, there will be no Patriot Connector meeting. Read more
MONTICELLO, NY — The second semester of the successful Sholom Jewish University for adults will begin the week of March 2 and run through May. Each course consists of 10 classes.
All classes are open to the community. The cost to Temple members is $36 per course per semester and is $54 to non-members.
Discovering Judaism – Tuesdays 12-1:15 p.m. or 3:15-4:30 p.m. Read more
BEACH LAKE, PA — The Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will share videotaped sections of the 2014 General Assembly worship service of the Church of the Larger Fellowship at 10:15 a.m. on Sunday, March 1 at the Berlin Township Community Center. All are welcome to join the fellowship and stay afterwards for conversation and refreshments. For directions, visit online at www.uduuf.org/directions.
SHOHOLA, PA — A new session of dog obedience classes will begin with orientation on Tuesday, March 3, 7 p.m. at the Tri-State Dog Obedience Club (TSDOC) facility at Shohola Business Center on Route 6. Classes are held days and evenings, Monday to Friday. Registration prior to orientation is preferred. Visit www.tristatedogobedienceclub.org or call 570/296-5594 and leave a message with your address. Read more
LIBERTY, NY — Two workshops on agricultural business management topics for farm owners and managers will be offered in March by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC), at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd. Lunch is included. Read more
MONTICELLO, NY — The second semester of our successful Sholom Jewish University for adults will begin the week of March 2 and run through May. Each course consists of 10 classes.
All classes are open to the community. The cost to temple members is $36 per course per semester and is $54 to non-members. Temple Shalom is located at 5 Dillon Rd.
Discovering Judaism – Tuesdays 12 noon-1:15 p.m. or 3:15-4:30 p.m. Read more
HAMLIN, PA — The presentation on reverse mortgages previously scheduled for the Hamlin Senior Center on February 6 (see our January 15 issue) has been rescheduled. Speaker Katrina F. Boyer, consumer outreach liaison for the PA Department of Banking and Securities, will now speak in Hamlin on Friday, May 16, from 11:30 a.m. to 12 noon. The center is located at the Salem Township building on Route 590, 570/689-3766. For more information visit aging.co.wayne.pa.us.
MONTICELLO, NY — Richard Chiger, elephant expert, will be presenting a different kind of program at the Catskill Exotic Bird Club on Thursday, February 12 at 7 p.m. at 20 Crystal St. The talk will be about elephants and what is happening to them today in our world, including the horrors of the ivory trade and its effect on the extant populations of wild elephants. The talk will also focus on the conditions of captive elephants with emphasis on the ones that Chiger has known personally, where they live, how they live and what can be done to make their lives better. Read more