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
The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum (CFFCM) holds its 2016 Summerfest and Anglers Market, 1031 Old Route 17. The public is invited to join with members and friends to celebrate the center’s 35th anniversary and enjoy all that Summerfest has to offer. 845/439-4810.
Supermarket Bingo at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St. Doors open at 5:30pm, calling starts 6:30pm. Admission $5. Refreshments. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.
Door prizes, raffles.
The Catskill Art Society presents “The Inauspicious Present” and “Ascendants” an exhibition featuring artwork by Donald Keefe and Sarah Tortora at the CAS Arts Center, 48 Main St., artist talk 3pm, reception 4-6pm. On display through August 28.
Opening of “Rust In Peace” the paintings of John Adams, in the Catskill Park Room at Morgan Outdoors, 4:30-6:30pm. The show runs through August 23. 845/439-5507.
The Livingston Manor Chamber of Commerce will host the first ever Town Tag Sale—a giant town yard sale, 11am-3pm. Vendors with vintage goods, books, housewares, toys, clothing, and lots of great deals. Town-wide scavenger hunt at local businesses.
Ham and strawberry shortcake dinner at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 4:30-7pm. Adults $10, child $6. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.
"Saturday Night Live's" Harris Stanton headlines The Arnold House comedy night, 8pm. Tickets: $20 (no drink minimum) available at the door. 845/439-5070 to reserve your ticket and to make a dinner reservation in advance.
Diane Galusha, author of the newly republished "Liquid Assets: A History of New York City's Water System," will speak and sign books at Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St., 3pm. In conjunction with the “Celebrating Catskill Waters: Past and Present” exhibition at Morgan Outdoors through Sunday, July 10. 845/439-5507.
Rummage Sale at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 9:30am-2:30pm.
Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.