Gardeners and potato lovers can learn how to grow Irish and sweet potatoes by joining Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Sullivan County Master Gardener program at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 6:30-8:30pm. Light refreshments will be served. Fee: $10. Registration: 845/292-6180.
Join Jamie from Heirloom Botanicals for a demonstration utilizing home grown and wild crafted herbs to prepare plant extracts for home use, at the Sullivan County Farmers' Market at the Delaware Youth Center, noon. Meet in the kitchen. Free. email email@example.com.
Join Kelley from Catskill Mountain Herbs as you explore cultivating and identifying medicinal herbs on your property, at the Sullivan County Farmers' Market at the Delaware Youth Center, 11:30am. Meet in the kitchen. Free.
A special program on Improving Care for Veterans Facing Illness & Death through the Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Caregiver Resource Center (CRC) at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 1-4pm. Register: 845/292-6180 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join in celebration of Earth Day for this hands-on activity at the Jeffersonville Branch library, 10am. Free and open to the public. 845/482-4350.
Ryan Jones leads a workshop on how to make beer at The Hub at the Port Jervis Library, 6:30-8pm. Register: 845/772-7586.
Adventures In Powerful Living 2013 Workshop Series presents
Creating Meaningful Relationships with facilitator Hana Marritz at the Sanctuary of Oils, 6-8pm. Fee: $25. Pre-registration is required. 570/224-8210.
The Writer’s Workout taught by Consuela Golden at the Wayne County Arts Alliance, 1-3pm. Whether you’re a wannabe writer who doesn’t know how to begin or an experienced writer who’s currently blocked, this class will teach you how to jump-start your creative process and get your writing muscles in shape. Call 570/390-4420, or visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org.
Creating Characters—Bringing Life to Your Writing taught by Richard Grunn at the Wayne County Arts Alliance, 1-4pm. Through a combination of lecture, improvisation, writing exercises and group discussion, participants will learn how to create characters of complexity and depth. Visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org or call 570/390-4420.
Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County is offering new tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. There will be 6 Thursday sessions. 845/794-0017.