New tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. Continues over six consecutive Wednesdays: March 26th, April 2nd, April 9th, April 16th, April 23rd, April 30th. If you would like to become a tutor or know someone who does, call 845/794-0017.
Free five-part Web Development Series on Friday, January 24 and 31 and February 7, 14, and 21 at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 5-7pm. Registration requested. 845/482-4350.
Five-week series offered by the Western Sullivan Public Library on Saturday, February 1 & 8 in Narrowsburg from 1-3pm, followed by Wednesday, February 12, 19, & 26 in Callicoon from 10am-12pm. Topics include saving, storing, and managing photos and editing photos with a free alternative to PhotoShop called GiMP. 845/252-3360.
Dr. Bob Friedhoffer, professional magician and educator will perform magic tricks to teach children (and adults) about science at The Cooperage, 3pm. He explains how to construct and perform his science-based magic tricks with materials found around the house. 570/253-2020.
University of Scranton Small Business Development Center will hold a training seminar “The First Step: Starting Your Business” on January 22 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Pike County Chamber of Commerce, 209 East Harford Street, Milford. Cost is $20 per person. Pre-registration/pre-payment are required. Register www.scrantonsbdc.com 570-941-7588
AARP Driver Safety Program at the South Fallsburg Community Center, 9am-4pm. To register call Sonny Smith at 845/434-8922 (leave message). The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members as of 1/1/2014.
HAWLEY, PA — A comedy improv workshop in the Boiler Room of the Hawley Silk Mill, ground floor, at 8 Silk Mill Dr., 10am. Laurie Guzda, actor and director with over 30 years experience, will teach techniques designed to use each student’s humor and identify strengths. Preregistration required at www.harmonypresents.com "community tab."
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Learn how to use your new smart device at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Free computer classes and support every Friday—support from 1-3pm; class from 5-7pm; registration requested.
CALLICOON, NY — Creating Flyers Workshop at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon. Free computer classes and support every Wednesday—class from 10am-12 noon; support from 1-4pm; registration requested.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Learn how to use your new smart device at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of Western Sullivan Public Library. Also free computer classes and support every Saturday—support from 10am-1pm; class from 1-3pm; registration requested.