Main St. stage, 7pm, free. Bring lawn chair/blanket. Rain date: 9/6. 845/292-7690.
Poet & novelist Mermer Blakeslee presents "When You Live by a River" at Liberty Free Theatre, 7:30pm, free. RSVP: 845/292-3788.
Int'l mix of performance poets at Liberty Free Theatre, 7:30pm, free. RSVP: 845/292-3788.
Poet Ken Hada will read from & sign "The River White" & Paul Austin reads from Joseph Freda's "The Patience of Rivers" at Liberty Free Theatre, 7:30pm, free. RSVP: 845/292-3788.
Rally in Washington, DC to tell Congress, the President & the world to end the rush to drill, $49. Bus leaves Elks Lodge parking lot 6am, returns approx. midnight. RSVP: org2.democracyinaction.org/o/7037/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=49544
240 Chestnut St., 7pm. Guest speakers: Sullivan County Sheriff Michael Schiff & Undersheriff Eric Chaboty. All welcome. 845/439-5401.
Masonic Lodge, 9am-noon, adults $7, under age 12 $4. Take-out avail. 845/866-4000.
The Liberty Town Board is once again considering a law that would give the planning board the authority to sidestep a site plan review for some projects that now require it, and that would also mean that the planning board would have the authority to cancel public hearings. Read more
Readings by Mikhail Horowitz & Patricia Eakins at Liberty Free Theatre, 7:30pm. Food, drink & music follows. RSVP: 845/292-3788.
The Sullivan County Sheriff's Office is investigating a serious personal injury ATV accident that occurred in the Town of Liberty Saturday night. Deputies were called to Breezy Hill Road in Parksville at about 6:45 PM where Curtis Kennedy, 23 of Livingston Manor had run off the road. Kennedy, who was not wearing a helmet, was driving a Suzukui Quad Runner when he collided with the ditch and was sent airborne. He suffered severe head injuries and had to be flown to Westchester Medical Center. The Liberty Fire Department and Mobile Medic assisted at the scene. Read more