Celebrate “Library Lovers’ Month” with Passport to Reading Kickoff Party at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 11am-12pm. Children 5 and older can sign up for a library card and decorate a book bag to take home. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 845/252-3360.
Drop in for a cozy evening for the whole family featuring a hot cocoa bar and craft at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 5-6:30pm. Email email@example.com, or call 845/887-4040.
Nighttime story time at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 5-6pm. Leave a stuffed animal friend to have an overnight adventure in the library. Pick up your buddies Saturday, February 13 from 10am-12pm. Email Kohara@rcls.org or call 845/482-4350.
Wayne Memorial Hospital Auxiliary will sponsor a Chocolates by Leopold candy sale in the main lobby of the hospital from 7am-4pm. Proceeds will benefit the hospital.
The Pike County Chamber of Commerce hosts first annual Sweet Heart Dinner Dance at the Best Western Inn at Hunts Landing, 6:30-10pm. Buffet dinner, dancing, DJ Flow, and photo booth. Tickets $35. 570/296-8700.
Winter Blues chili cook-off and dance party at Fat Boiz with the Sullivan County Democratic Committee, 6pm. Meet and greet 19th Congressional District candidates Zephyr Teachout and Will Yandik. Cost: $15. RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dessert Extravaganza fundraiser on Sunday, February 21 at Friends Restaurant, 1-3pm. To benefit the Bethel Literacy Center and Past Perfect Bookstore. Donation $15 per person, $25 per couple. RSVP by Friday, February 12. 845/794-0017.
Winter Fun Day at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 11:30am-12:30pm. Enter the snow man contest, make crafts and listen to stories. This program is free. To register, call the library at 845/794-4660 ext. 108. Space is limited.
Lackawaxen EMS Family Bingo at Masthope Mountain Community Lodge, 196 Karl Hope Blvd., 7pm.
The Western Sullivan Public Library in Jeffersonville offers free preparation and assistance with your 2015 tax return. Presented by AARP and IRS in partnership with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County. Space is limited. Appointment is necessary. 845/482-4350.