The Catskill Art Society presents “Pop!” selections from the 2016 CAS "Summer Members Show" in a special pop-up exhibition, co-sponsored by The Center for Discovery, at the former Nadia’s Restaurant, 222 Main St. Artist talk and free opening reception, 5-8pm. On view through August 14. 845/436-4227.
The Town of Fallsburg Parks and Recreation Department presents “Close Encounters with Birds of Prey” at Morningside Park, 10am. Admission is free. Bill Streeter, director of the Delaware Valley Raptor Center, will show a golden eagle, red-tailed hawk, peregrine falcon, saw-whet owl and other raptors. 845/434-5877.
Pat Yelle, local artist and avid gardener, will lead a pressed flower workshop at the Pickled Owl, 6:30pm. Light refreshments and a glass of wine or other beverage provided. Fee of $30 covers all materials and refreshments. Register. 845/434-3146.
The Sullivan County Historical Society will present the opening of their new permanent exhibit “The Borscht Belt” at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., 2pm. Speaker: Sullivan County Historian John Conway. Entertainment: song stylist Patti Greco with music from “The Golden Age.” Free, donations accepted. 845/434-8044.
Writing under the pseudonym Claire Gem, Middletown native Frances Brown, now of Webster, Massachusetts, will present a book talk and signing of her award-winning, romantic suspense novel Hearts Unloched at The Sullivan County Historical Society’s Museum, 2-4pm.
Introduction to the CNC Router at Hurleyville maker's Lab, 5pm. Learn how to design and cut out your project on this powerful robotic machine.
Introduction to the Laser Cutter at Hurleyville Maker's Lab, 5pm.
Learn how this versatile piece of equipment works and how to get started on a cool project. 845/707-8564.
Friends of The Garden Sullivan County plant and garden sale at the Pickled Owl parking lot, 218 Main St., 10am-3pm. There will be annuals, perennials and veggie plants for sale, as well as garden tools, books and other garden essentials. 845/434-3146 or 845/583-5437.
Special concert featuring master mandolinist Wayne Fugate at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., 7pm. Little Sparrow opens the show. Prior to the show Fugate will conduct a mandolin workshop (4:30pm), cost is $20, and includes admission to the concert.
The Sullivan County Historical Society presents its new exhibit “Early Sullivan County,” opening reception at the Sullivan County Museum, 265 Main St., 2pm. John Conway, Sullivan County Historian, will speak about that era. A musical presentation by Dirty Stay Out Skifflers will follow. Free, donations welcome. 845/434-8044.