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Lectures/discussions

Roots and Rails at the Equinunk Historical Society

August 29, 2015

Bradley MacMaster will present a program on the D&H Canal and D&H Railroad in Honesdale at the Equinunk Historical Society, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., 1pm. Established in the early 1800's, the company recently filed to discontinue its trackage rights. Doors open at noon. 570/224-6722.

For More Information: 
Carol Ann MacMaster
Contact Phone #: 
570/224-6722

Presentation: CCC Camps

August 25, 2015

The Damascus Township Historical Society invites all to hear John Dowd, a member of the Tusten Historical Society, present a program "CCC Camps" at Damascus Township Community Center, 60 Conklin Hill Rd. These camps were organized during the 1930s Great Recession to provide work projects in rural areas.

For More Information: 
Carol Ohlandt
Contact Phone #: 
570/224-4535

Personal talk by Sue Lory

August 16, 2015

Sue Lory will do a presentation entitled “Explorations into the Value of Solitude” at the Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at the Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Discussion will follow.

For More Information: 
www.uduuf.org

3D Printing @ Teen Tech Time at WSPL in Callicoon

August 6, 2015

North School Studio will present 3D Printing @ Teen Tech Time at Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon, 2-4pm. 3D printing is dramatically changing manufacturing. Bring your teen, join the fun, and see how this amazing new technology is altering how we work, live, & dream.

For More Information: 
Visit us online at www.WSPLonline.org, Facebook, Twitter @WSPLibrary, Instagram @westernsullivan, or call 845-887-4040 for more information.

Talk on Scientology

August 9, 2015

Tom Shutkin and Gloria Tabares will present the history and beliefs of Scientology at the Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship program at the Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Their talk will be the basis for a more general conversation on how people see differences between a religion and a cult.

For More Information: 
www.uduuf.org/directions

Town of Denning History Day

August 9, 2015

The Time and the Valleys Museum will host an afternoon of history focusing on Claryville, Sundown and other old communities in the Town of Denning in Ulster County, NY, 2pm. 845/985-7700.

For More Information: 
845/985-7700

Book talk

August 6, 2015

Career educator Tony Nappo will lead a discussion of Rebecca Skloot’s book "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6:30pm. 845/794-4660 ext. 7.

For More Information: 
845/794-4660 ext. 7

Humane Society program

August 8, 2015

Representatives of the Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark speak at The Hub at The Port Jervis Free Library, 10:30am-12noon. They will share information with everyone considering adopting a homeless animal or volunteering to care for them. Saturday, August 15th is International Homeless Animal Day. 845/772-7586.

For More Information: 
845/772-7586

Talk on gardens

August 1, 2015

A certified lecturer for the Federated Garden Clubs of America, retired landscape architect and TV host, Barbara Schaedler, presents "Garden Design Crosses the Pont to America" at the Equinunk Historical Society, 1 pm. 570/224-6722, email ehs22@verizon.net, visit www.equinunkhistory.org.

For More Information: 
Carol MacMaster
Contact Phone #: 
570/224-6722

Talk on 'Highlights for Children' and Boyds Mills

July 28, 2015

An Anecdotal History of "Highlights for Children" and Boyds Mills at the Damascus Township Community Center, 60 Conklin Hill Rd., 7pm. The presenter Kent Brown is an area resident and the executive director of the Highlights Foundation, Inc. and editor in chief emeritus of Highlights for Children, Inc.

For More Information: 
570-224-4535
Contact Phone #: 
570/224-4535
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