“The Woodstock Festival that happened here had a lot of dreamers,” said Dar Williams, a Hudson Valley singer and songwriter, at the start of her educational program for kids about the importance of helping bees and other pollinators at Bethel Woods Conservatory on August 14, before the 45th Woodstock anniversary weekend. She continued that first-you-have-to-dream-and-then-make-it-happen philosophy, singing “Wake Up and Move Your Body Around” and getting the kids who were attending a summer camp up dancing. Read more
YEL FEST #6, Young Emerging Leaders' sixth anniversary festival at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts/Event Gallery, 200 Hurd Rd., Wed., Sept. 17, 5:30-8:30PM. Come celebrate the 6th Anniversary of Sullivan County’s young professionals group, YEL is a taskforce of the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce. Cost: $20.
Join Weekend of Chamber Music at 4pm for an evening at a private country home with music & wining & dining al fresco, dessert & coffee on the terrace to support WCM's area educational and concert projects. Music from Bach to Bartok with discussion and improv, & a fabulous gourmet supper freshly prepared by our hosts. Reservations required are $75.
On Friday, May 23, 2014, State Police in Liberty conducted a traffic stop on Perry Road in the town of Bethel around the Mysteryland festival. Evelyn C. Pierrepont, age 23, of Locust Valley, NY was a passenger in a 2009 Mercedes which was stopped for an equipment violation while approaching Mysteryland. She was charged with felony Criminal Possession of Controlled Substance 4th (hallucinogen - LSD DMT), Criminal Possession of Controlled Substance 7th (hash oil & 1.9 grams Molly/MDMA), Unlawful Possession of Marihauna, PHL prescription container violation. Read more
Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a Native Plants Walk at the Forest Reserve at Smallwood, 10am-12:30pm. Author and botanist Dr. Ann Rhoads will lead the walk and answer questions about native plants and their habitats. Registration is required for this free walk. Email email@example.com or call 845/583-1010.
Sundays with Friends at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Event Gallery, 2pm. Liang Wang, oboe; Philip Myers, French horn; Joyce Yang, piano. Works of Reinecke, Francaix, LeFrak, Ginastera, Saint-Saens and Bizet. Price: $57 advance; $20 students. 866/781-2922.
Sundays with Friends at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Event Gallery, 2pm. Ani Kavafian, violin; Ida Kavafian, violin; Steven Tenenbom, viola; Hsin-Yun Huang, viola; Carter Brey, cello; Peter Wiley, cello. Price: $57 advance; $20 students. 866/781-2922.
Sundays with Friends at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Event Gallery, 2pm. Sheryl Staples, violin; Cynthia Phelps, viola; Eric Kim, cello; Inon Barnatan, piano. Program: Schumann Märchenbilder, Mendelssohn Piano Trio in d minor, Brahms Piano Quartet in A Major. Price: $57 advance; $20 students. 866/781-2922.
Sundays with Friends at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Event Gallery, 2pm. Anne-Marie McDermott, piano. Works of Haydn, Charles Wuorinen, Karen LeFrak and Prokofiev. Price: $57 advance; $20 students. 1-866-781-2922.