LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — More than one 100 friends and customers crammed into the Hamish & Henry Booksellers store in Livingston Manor on December 30, to share food, door prizes and to show appreciation for the independent bookstore that served the community for seven years.
Owners Sue Barnett and Jeff Christensen opened the store in July 2004 as a small renaissance was sweeping the hamlet and the county. “It’s been a great seven years,” Barnett said. Read more
"Kill the chill" at the CAS Arts Center with a hand-picked selection of craft beers for all tastes. Featuring beverages from Gasko & Meyer, food from Hello Bistro, and live acoustic music from Mazmyth. Tickets cost $30, including drinks, and advance reservations are recommended. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The CAS Arts Center will be open from 6-8:30pm with free candy for trick-or-treaters and “CAS by Candlelight,” an eerie evening gallery walk. Visitors will view the current exhibit “In Parallel,” which is on display until Nov 17. 845/436-4227.
Roast pork dinner at the Presbyterian Church, 568 Old Route 17, 4:30-7pm. Adults & take outs $10, under 12 $5. 845/439-4458.
The Catskill Art Society will present the Liberty Free Theatre for an encore performance reading of the play “Red” by John Logan at the CAS Arts Center, 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $25. 845/436-4227.
Sullivan County Public Health Services flu clinic at the Town of Rockland Town Hall. $25. www.ehealthscheduling.com/sullivan. 845/292-5910.
A reception will be held at the CAS Arts Center for the winners of "Four Seasons of Nature & Landscapes in Sullivan County, NY," Jeff Bank photography contest, 6-8pm. The photographers will be on hand, light refreshments will be served and the public is invited. The 2014 Jeff Bank Calendars will be available for a suggested $5 donation to CAS.
The Catskill Art Society will present the storytelling group Yarnslingers for an evening of true stories titled “Reunions” at the CAS Arts Center, 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $10. The show runs approximately 60 minutes with no intermission. Followed by a free reception with refreshments. 845/436-4227 or email email@example.com.
The Catskill Art Society will present a talk and slideshow “Working At Play: The Evolution of Entertainment at the Sullivan County Resorts” from Sullivan County Historian John Conway at the CAS Arts Center, 3pm. Free and open to the public, donations accepted. A Q&A will follow the presentation. www.catskillartsociety.org.
Roast pork dinner at the Masonic Hall, 94 Main St., 4:30-7pm. Adults & takeouts $10, child $6. Benefits Sullivan-St Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star. 845/439-3102.