Sullivan County Youth Basketball Tournament at Hanofee Park, 9am-3pm. Rain date August 26. Boys and girls separate, three age divisions. Ages 9-12 play from 9-11am; ages 13-15 play from 11am-1pm; ages 16-19 play from 1-3pm. Fee $10. Trophies, prizes, gift bags and BBQ. 646/201-8606.
The Liberty Museum & Arts Center hosts the 15th annual Catskills Preservation and History Conference, registration 9:30am. This year’s theme is “The Catskills – Miami Beach Connection: The People, The Hotels and the Architecture.” There are seven different presentations scheduled for the day-long event. Registration $45. 845/292-2394.
Mega penny social at the Liberty Firehouse, 256 Sprague Ave., doors open 5:30pm, calling at 7pm. Donation $1. Prizes, specialty and handcrafted tables, 50/50, door prizes. Refreshments: hot dogs, desserts, beverages. Benefits Court Mary Anthony Catholic Daughters.
Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility, 170 Lake St., 6-7:30pm. Open to all caregivers/family members of people with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. Refreshments served. 845/866-3247.
A free, educational Lunch & Learn workshop series for informal family caregivers continues on July 28 with Basic First Aid Caregiving Skills. Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Caregiver Resource Center offers this series on Thursdays from noon to 1pm at its Extension Education Center. 845/292-6180.
First Friday Networking Breakfast at Lazy Pond B&B, 79 Old Loomis Rd., 7:45-9am. Sponsors: CD Trips and Thunder 102. Cost: $15 members, $25 non-members. Bring a non-perishable food item for local food pantry. RSVP by 12noon on 8/4. 845/791-4200 or email email@example.com.
Liberty Aglow brunch will be held at Lighthouse Ministries, 5 Triangle Rd., 10am-12noon. Guest speaker will be Frank Leonetti.
Stretching Your Food Dollar at the Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 6-8pm. Families will receive recipes; meal planning strategies; and information on creating a grocery budget, tracking spending, and building a nutritious pantry at home. Presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County. Free. 845/292-6180.
The Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department presents free summer concert by Swing Shift Orchestra on Liberty Main Street Stage, 7-9pm. Bring a chair or blanket. 845/292-7690.
On Wednesday June 22nd, 2016 the Village of Liberty Police Department arrested Jason Barreto, 34 of Liberty NY after an investigation into an allegation of child abuse. Liberty Police received a report that Barreto had struck an 8 year old female several times with a belt causing injury to the child. Read more