Preschool-age children can come for story time at the Sunshine Hall Free Library every other Thursday morning, 9:15-10:15am. Includes stories, songs, finger plays, arts & crafts including felt board fun. 845/557-6258.
The Delaware Company celebrates Washington's Birthday with a beer tasting fundraiser at Henning's Local, 2-5pm. Seven local beers, 18th-Century tavern fare, music, dancing and birthday cake. Guest of honor General George Washington. $35 per person. Reservations required. Email John Conway at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Discussion on fine decorative painting with Sylvie Bilger at the Sunshine Hall Free Library, 14 Proctor Rd., 2pm. Bilger is the creator of murals and highly-skilled finishes.
The Eldred Central School District will be forfeiting the final game of the 2014 football season amid reports of widespread and pervasive hazing amongst members of the Football team. Read more
The Yulan Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is holding a Pampered Chef Fundraiser to raise funds for the Yulan Fire Department at the Eldred Town Hall, 2pm. If you can't make it shop online at www.tiny.cc/yulanfd. 845/858-2020.
Wax painting with local artist Todd C. Anderson at 2 pm at Sunshine Hall Free Library, 14 Proctor Rd., across from Peck's. Call Joan Turner 845/557-6391.
Soup night, takeout only, sponsored by the Auxiliary of the Highland Lake Fire Dept. at the Eldred Town Hall, 4-7pm. Quart $7, pint $4. Split pea, beef barley, chicken noodle, chicken and rice, Manhattan clam chowder, New England clam chowder, cheeseburger soup and Skip's chili.
Memoir Writing Workshop given by Barbara Carson at the Sunshine Hall Free Library, 14 Proctor Rd. (across from Peck's), 2pm. 845/557-6391.
Town of Highland Lions Club indoor yard sale at the Eldred Town Hall, Proctor Rd., 9am-4pm. Across from Peck's Market.
ELDRED, NY — Former River Reporter editor Glenn Pontier used to commonly describe the river valley as “the last stop on everyone’s delivery route.” Sullivan County apparently would lend truth to that opinion with its proposed realignment of county legislative districts. Read more