The 22nd annual Harvest Festival and Chili Cook-Off at The Liberty Museum & Arts Center, 12noon-4pm. Taste at least five different types of chili along with corn bread, chips and salsa and punch. The judging starts at 1:30pm. 845/292-2394.
The Catskill Exotic Bird Club will host its 23rd annual Pet Bird Show at Liberty Firehouse, 256 Sprague Ave., 10am-4pm. Bird judging, raffles, vendors with birds and bird accessories for sale. Enter your own bird. Fun for the whole family. Admission $3, $1 under 12. Bird entries are $1 each.
Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Farm Fresh First Friday Networking Breakfast at Cornell Coop Extension, 7:45-9am. Sponsor: Time Warner Cable. Cost: advance $15, day of $20, and non-member $25. RSVP by 3pm, 10/01/15. Call 845/791-4200 or email email@example.com.
First Friday Networking Breakfast Rubin Pollack Education Center, 7:45-9am. Please bring your driver’s license. You will have to be scanned in before you can enter the building. Sponsor: SSullivan County BOCES. RSVP by 3pm on 11/5/15. Call 845/791-4200, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Liberty Aglow Lighthouse breakfast meeting at Lighthouse Ministries, 5 Triangle Rd., 9am-12noon. Guest speaker will be Bobbie Hust talking on Mathew 25:40.
The 6th annual Poetry Festival will be held at the Liberty Museum and Arts Center, 2pm. Accomplished poets from across the region will each read a selection of their poems. 845/292-6628.
Homeowners and renters can learn to reduce energy consumption and lower energy bills at a Save Energy, Save Dollars workshop. This EmPower New York class is being offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County at its Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 5:30-7:30pm. 845/292-6180.
Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County will hold an educational workshop on safe home food preservation techniques for fermentation in the shared-use, Entrepreneurial and Teaching (EaT) Kitchen at its Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center, 1-3pm. Cost: $30, or $25 for CCESC enrollees. 845/292-6180.
Fall rummage sale at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 9am-12noon. Sponsored by Ladies Aid Society.
Fall rummage sale at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 9am-2pm. Sponsored by Ladies Aid Society.