Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County presents Creating a Family Spending Plan at Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 6-8pm. This free class is intended to empower the public to make informed financial decisions that can improve their lives. 845/292-6180.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Master Gardener Volunteer program will host Planning Your Vegetable Garden workshop at Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 5:30-7:30pm. Cost: $20, $15 for CCESC enrollee. 845/292-6180.
Sip and Garden Class presented by Friends of the Garden Sullivan County at the Pickled Owl Restaurant, 6:30pm. Participants will learn about gardening and each person will create their own fairy garden to take home. Cost: $35 includes fairy garden, one beverage and refreshments. Register: 845/434-3146.
Backyard Series presents Raising Rabbits at The Hub at the Port Jervis Free Library, 5:30pm. This program is designed to introduce beginners and experts of all ages to The Orange County Hare Raisers (a 4H program) and to learn all about owning a rabbit. 845/856-7313.
Free tai chi demo and class at the Hortonville Fire Hall, 100 Main St., 6-7pm (enter on N. Horton Ave.). New beginners class will meet each Monday thereafter. Join any time up through May 23. Learn more at www.longrivertaichi.com. Email Lenny@LongRiverTaiChi.com or 845/887-3056.
The free educational series "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" will be held for six sessions at Liberty Public Library, 10am-12noon. Presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Caregiver Resource Center. Refreshments provided. 845/292-6180.
From 5-7pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Bring your equipment or use ours. Learn how to create and edit your own videos using Power Director and then upload them to YouTube. Please register.
From 2-4pm at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg. Bring your equipment or use ours to learn how to create, store, and edit audio files. We’ll use Audacity and royalty free sound loops that we will provide. Please register.
The Adult and Continuing Education Program at Sullivan BOCES is offering a Computer Basics course in English and Spanish at the St. John Street Education Center. Classes will run on Tuesdays, March 29 through May 3, from 6pm–8pm. The cost is $125. 845/295-4915.
Dispute Resolution Center holds Basic Mediation Training from April 25-29. For community-minded individuals who will be placed on the Volunteer Mediator panel. Volunteer commitment required. Tuition $125. Register by April 18. In Orange County 845/343-8082; Putnam 845/225-9555; Sullivan 845/794-3377; Ulster 845/331-6136.