9th Annual Coffee, Tea and History at the Cochecton Train Station, 8537 Route 97, 1pm. The topic is Cochecton's First People. Guest speaker is professor Evan Pritchard, a descendant of the Mi’kmaq people, part of the Algonquin Nation. Admission is free with refreshments. Rain or shine.
Tricky tray at the First Presbyterian Church of Hawley, doors open 5:30pm, calling begins 7pm. Refreshments for purchase. 570/226-4835.
Celebrate the joys of rural life at the Galilee Unity Grange in Damascus, 11am-4pm. There will be bluegrass music, a blessing of the animals, and fun & games for all ages. Food for purchase. Sponsored by the Damascus Area United Methodist Churches via the outreach ministries of the PEARL Center for Rural Ministry.
Fifth annual bratwurst dinner at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4:30-7pm. The dinner will include bratwurst (from The Alpine in Honesdale, PA), homemade German potato salad and sauerkraut, beverages, bread and kuchen for dessert. Tickets: $10 adults, $6 children (ages 6-12), children under 5 free. Advance sale only. 845/252-3919.
Adult fellowship potluck luncheon at the Beach Lake United Methodist Church, 12noon. Everyone welcome. Bring a covered dish. Fellowship, food, and an informative talk by Ann O’Hara of the Wayne County Historical Society, covering the topic of “Indians indigenous to our area.”
Tricky tray at Parksville United Methodist Church, 12 Short Ave., starts 4:30pm, calling begins 6pm.
Annual rummage sale at the Roscoe Presbyterian Church, Old Route 17, County Road 179, 9:30am-5pm, except Wednesday 9/16 9:30am-8pm. 607/498-5144.
Pork Dinner at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 4:30-7pm. Adults: $10, child $6. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.
Meet Isaac Green Diebboll, candidate for the Sullivan County Legislator District 5 at The Callicoon Brewery, 16 Upper Main St., 5-8pm. Craft beer tasting and light fare. Bring your questions, your concerns and your enthusiasm. Admission is free. 845/887-3039 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ray Nargizian, chairman of the Town of Thompson Republican Committee, will announce the Republican Party's slate of candidates in the upcoming election at the Sullivan County Government Center main lobby, 1pm.