Verb Konviser, former owner of the Vegetarian Hotel in Woodridge and author of "The Vegetarian Hotel Cookbook," will speak about the origins (1920) and development and the food at his hotel, one of only two vegetarian hotels in the Catskills, at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., 7pm. Lentil loaf will be served. 845/434-8044.
Tom Lisenbee will discuss morals, values and ethics or the art of doing the right thing at the Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. A social time and refreshments will follow the program. uduuf.org.
Summer program at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library beekeeping with Don Bertholf, 7pm. Bertholf, a seasoned beekeeper, will share tips for beginner, intermediate and advanced beekeepers on how to get a hive/hives of bees up and producing honey, plus tips on how to protect your hives. Free. 845/794-4660.
Free open rehearsal and dialogue at Adams Barn, 7pm. Part of the Weekend of Chamber Music summer festival Crossings. 845/887-5803.
The Damascus Township Historical Society presents Hedy Kunstman, an accomplished flutist and Damascus resident, speaking on "Colonial Music: Doodles and Weasels", sharing her insights into the contribution of music to our early settlers. Damascus Township Community Center, 60 Conklin Hill Rd.
Crafty Chemistry, or the happiest hour at the library ever, a talk on beer by Karl Schloesser and Bill Gibney at the Wayne County Public Library, 5:30pm. 570/253-1220 to register.
Career educator Tony Nappo will speak on Doris Kearns Goodwin’s most recent book "The Bully Pulpit: Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and the Golden Age of Journalism" at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 7pm. 845/794-4660.
The Equinunk Historical Society will present educator Helen Adams exhibit and PowerPoint program, "Our History & Culture Thru Toys," at the Calder Museum, 1972 Pine Mill Rd., 1pm. Light refreshments. 570/224-6722, www.equinunkhistory.org.
Summer Program at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 393 Broadway, 7:30pm. John Conway, Sullivan County Historian, presents "Unsolved Mysteries of Sullivan County." 845/794-4660.
Great Books Discussion at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6pm. Discuss "The Bear Came Over the Mountain," a short story by Alice Munro. Copies of the short story are available at the library. New members always welcome. 845/794-4660.