The Friends of Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library are sponsoring a two-day book sale on the library lawn, Sat. from 11am-3pm and Sun. from 11am-2pm. Children’s books are $.50, hard covers $1, paperbacks $.50, and a bag of books for $5. 845/794-4660 ext. 8.
The Jeffersonville Lions Club hosts its annual charity horse show at Bridle Hill Farm. Classes for all levels of horse and rider are on the schedule and numerous hunt seat and western division championships are offered. Attendees are asked to donate recycled eye glasses. 845/482-5568.
The 87th annual Sullivan County Volunteer Firefighter’s Association parade on Main Street, 2pm. After the parade, battle of the bands competition, raffles, souvenirs, food, drinks, entertainment and carnival rides. Fireworks at 10pm.
The Liberty Fire Department will hold a “Mardi Gras” style parade followed by Bed Races down Main Street, 7pm. The action then shifts to the Carnival Midway for awards, trophies and DJ entertainment.
The festivities of the 145th anniversary of the The Liberty Fire Department will begin with a carnival on the ball field at the Liberty Elementary School, directly behind the police station. The carnival will open each evening at 6pm and at 3pm on August 1st.
Liberty Aglow Lighthouse will have a breakfast meeting at Lighthouse Ministries, 5 Triangle Rd., 9am. The guest speaker will be Jane Burcroff (Scripture theme is 1 Samuel 8:13 Daughters Of The King). There is a $4 donation for breakfast.
Supermarket Bingo at Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St. Doors open at 5:30pm, calling starts at 6:30pm. Admission $5. Refreshments, door prizes, raffles. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.
Blooming Grove Volunteer Firehouse, 484 Route 739, 8am-12noon. Cost: adults $7, children (10 & under) $4, kids 3 and under free. Usual breakfast fare (buffet eat-in or take-out): orange juice, blueberry or plain pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, hash browns, bacon, sausages, coffee or tea. 570/775-7355.
This free family program is a workshop about the critters who live in our neighborhood. Presented by Lindsay George (of Northeast PA Audubon Society) at the Wayne County Public Library, 1406 Main St., 12:30-2pm. Create a "Who's Been Here" book of your own. 570/253-1220 to reserve your spot.
Old-fashioned fun, old-fashioned prices at Grahamsville Fairgrounds, 10am-5pm. Annual fundraiser for the Time and the Valleys Museum. Miller's chicken BBQ ($11 adults/$7 kids, 2-5pm), pie auction, games of skill and chance for kids and adults, vendors, crafters and more. Visit www.timeandthevalleysmuseum.org.