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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 email@example.com, visit www.equinunkhistory.org.
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.