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October 22, 2014
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Community Curriculum

Unitarians present: Transitions

BEACH LAKE, PA — On Sunday, February 9 at 10:15 a.m. Beverly Sterner will share the joyful experience she had with her mother throughout the stages of Alzheimer’s disease and in her final days before passing. Her story, “Conversations with Momma,” was first printed in The River Reporter in January of 1988. The presentation will be held at the Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at the Berlin Township Community Center. Refreshments and a social time will follow the program.

Agri-business tax workshop

LIBERTY, NY — Agricultural businesses are subject to a variety of ag-specific tax laws, deductions, and special requirements. An Agri-business Tax Workshop will be offered on Wednesday, February 12 by Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County. The event will take place from 3 to 5:30 p.m. at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center.  Read more

Webinar for caregivers on senior nutrition

LIBERTY, NY — A free webinar focusing on steps caregivers can take to help older adults to develop better nutrition and eating habits will be offered on Wednesday, February 12. This opportunity, hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County’s Caregiver Resource Center, will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center. Coffee will be served.  Read more

First SEEDS forums of 2014 to discuss heating your home

HONESDALE, PA — SEEDS (Sustainable Energy Education & Development Support) will present its first forum of 2014 on Tuesday, February 18. The topic will be “Heating Your Home Efficiently.” A second forum, called “Heating Your Water Efficiently,” will be on Tuesday, March 18, discussing the many options for creating domestic hot water. Both will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Park Street Complex, 648 Park St. All are welcome to attend.  Read more

Help Renaissance beautify communities

FERNDALE, NY — Individuals interested in helping to beautify Sullivan County are invited to a Sullivan Renaissance Volunteer Open House on Wednesday, February 5 at 7 p.m. in the CVI Building at 165 Sullivan Ave. in Ferndale.  Read more

Photo workshop at the library

JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — The Western Sullivan Public Library’s Public Computer Center (PCC) is running several events through February. Look for the five-part “Take Control of Your Photos” series, which will begin with the Managing Photos classes on Saturday, February 1 and 8 in Narrowsburg from 1 to 3 p.m. Participants will learn how to download pictures from a camera or phone to a computer or other device, how to do basic editing, and work on moving and storing pictures both online and off.  Read more

Western Sullivan Public Library computer center programs for February

JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — The Western Sullivan Public Library’s Public Computer Center (PCC) is running several events through January and February.  Read more

Consumers to meet local food producers at CSA Fair

LIBERTY, NY — Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County will bring local food producers and consumers together for a Community Supported Agricultural (CSA) Fair on Sunday, February 16 from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. This free event is open to the public for those who wish to source locally produced food and value-added products. It will be held at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd.  Read more

Artist returns to library to teach drawing workshop for teens

MONTICELLO, NY — The Friends of the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library will sponsor artist Danielle Barbour for a two-session storyboarding workshop on two Saturdays, February 1 and 8, with a snow date of Saturday, February 15. The workshop will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day.  Read more

Visions for a sustainable future: a climate change symposium

ELDRED, NY — Sullivan Alliance for Sustainable Development (SASD) is partnering with North American Cultural Laboratory (NACL) in Highland Lake, NY and with the Town of Highland on “The Weather Project,” a two-year exploration of all things relating to the weather: how it affects us and how we affect it.  Read more

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