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
Rummage sale at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 9:30am-2:30pm, and 5-7pm on Tuesday, July 15 & Friday, July 18. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 OES. 845/439-3102.
The Catskill Art Society and the Liberty Free Theatre present Mike Daisey's one-act play "The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs." One man's journey to the infamous Foxconn factory in China explores the unsettling reality behind how our beloved Apple computers are made. 7:30pm, free admission and reception, reservations required. 845/436-4227.
Ham & 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. Take outs available. 845/439-3102.
Chuck's Day at the Movies at The Plunk Shop, 39 Main St., 4pm (after Artwalk). An afternoon of video art relating to "The Chuck Show" will be featured. Videos by Claire Coleman, Elizabeth Ennis, Sam Gurry, and Karen Hudson, with a soundscape by Nick Forte. On display until August 31. Free. Refreshments. 212/951-0439.
Free opening reception for the Summer Members Show at CAS Arts Center, 4-6pm. Local artists display works on the theme of "summer." On display until August 10. 845/436-4227.
The 11th Annual Trout Parade is set to cast off in Livingston Manor on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 1 PM. Local businesses and organizations are known to put on their creative hats and add some witty, wacky twist to their march down Main Street. Professional musicians, puppeteers and dancers add to the festivities. The day runs from 11AM to 3PM.
Pancake breakfast at Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 7am-12noon. Adults $7, child $4. Benefit scholarships for LMCS & RCS sponsor Sullivan-St Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.
Slow Food Upper Delaware River Valley presents Ramp Art: Edible Plants Wild and Cultivated at Morgan Outdoors, 5:30-7pm. Art by Wendy Hollander and "Ramps 101: Foraging, Conservation, Cooking and Ramp Treats." 845/439-5507.
Catskill Mountainkeeper, 47B Main St., ribbon cutting, 12 noon. Catskill Mountainkeeper works to promote smart development that balances the economic needs and concerns of the Catskill regions’ citizens while protecting its abundant, yet vulnerable, natural resources. 845/439-12307.