The Catskill Art Society will present a book reading and musical performance of selections from “Bug Music,” the new book and CD from musician and professor David Rothenberg, at the CAS Arts Center, 4-6pm. Visit www.catskillartsociety.org or call 845/436-4227.
"The Wisdom of Mother Nature,The Follies of Mankind" a performance by the Milanville Poets Unlimited, Sheila Dugan, Mort Malkin and Tracey Ranze, at The Sanctuary of Oils, 1:30-3:30pm. A lively afternoon of poetry, conversation & music with the percussive sounds of singing bowl, rain stick, seed rattle, conch shell, ship's bell, and propane tank xylophone. Free event. 570/468-7350 or email email@example.com.
Sullivan County-based storytelling group The Yarnslingers at The Cooperage, 7:30pm. The evening will feature “Selected Yarns,” standout tales from a variety of themes, and five stories crafted to the theme, “The Affair.” Throughout the night, 14 local ‘slingers will read their original works. BYOB. Food will be available for purchase from The Anthill Farm Kitchen. Donations collected at the door. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
Reading of "The Stourbridge Lion" at the Wayne County Historical Society Museum, 11am. Followed by an art activity under the direction of Wayne County Arts Alliance artist Lisa Macchia-Oliger.
The Cooperage Project holds the first event of a new monthly reading series, “Readings at the Coop: Writers in Conversation” curated by Kelly McMasters and Mark Milroy, owners of Moody Road Studios, 7:30pm. The featured writers are Mason Currey, Owen King and Domenica Ruta. Moody Road Studios invites you to meet the authors at a reception from 5:30 to 7:15pm at the Maude Alley Garden. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.
First Fridays Contemporary Authors Series at the Narrowsburg branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 7pm. Featured guest: Jennifer Reeves. Visiting guest: The Duende Project (Poet Tony Brown & Guitarist Faro from Worcester, MA). Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dimock, PA township landowner and playwright Jan Quackenbush premiers "Fire on the Water" at the Narrowsburg Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 2pm. This two-act play set in Elk Lake,PA is about a family torn by strife against the backdrop of gas drilling. Quackenbush is a playwright, teacher, and oral historian. Contact:email@example.com.
A staged reading of Allan Wolf's "The Watch that Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic" at Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 4pm. Free and open to the public. 845/252-3360.
First Fridays Contemporary Authors Series returns with visiting author Jeffrey McDaniel at the Narrowsburg Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Open mic at 7:30pm, McDaniel at 8pm. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 845/252-3360.
The Upper Delaware Writers Collective (UDWC) to host River Rocks PoJam and Benefit Auction at The Cooperage, 7-9:30pm. Poetry reading, silent auction, food and live music. Admission: $5.