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
10am-4pm, (rain date 7/12). Visit art-filled shops to find the free map to artists and craftsmen on Main Street from WaterWheel Junction to the library, the CAS Member Show, participation exhibits, and in-shop displays. Register your child at CAS for the Chalkwalk 2015 YouTube video. Visit www.LivingstonManor.org.
Chicken BBQ dinner at the Livingston Manor Presbyterian Church, 12 noon-4pm. Cost: $11 per dinner. Dinner includes: 1/2 chicken, corn on the cob, salt potatoes, cole slaw, homemade cookies and more. 845/439-5856.
Ham and strawberry shortcake supper at 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.
Rummage sale at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 9:30am-2:30pm. Benefit: Sullivan-St. Tammany Chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star. Also Tues. June 30 and Fri. July 3 5pm to 7pm. Bag day is Sat. July 4.
Breakfast Buffet at the Masonic Lodge, 94 Main St., 8am-12noon. Adults: $8, child $5. Benefits scholarships for Livingston Manor and Roscoe central school districts. Sponsor: Sullivan-St. Tammany chapter #298 Order of Eastern Star.
The Catskill Art Society will present yoga instructor Jane Mann for a “Free Day of Yoga” at the CAS Arts Center, 48 Main St., with multiple sessions for beginners and intermediates between 4:45pm and 7:30pm. All people ages 13 and up welcome. Bring your own mat or borrow. Space is limited. 845/436-4227.
The Catskill Art Society will present a special screening of the classic film “Bonnie and Clyde” (1967), featuring a talkback with presenter Lawrence Budner, at the Laundry King, 7:30pm. Part of the CAS Film Club series of screenings. 845/436-4227.
Morgan Outdoors is celebrating National Trails Day at 1pm with a special talk and walk. Rick Roberts, the Catskill Maintenance Coordinator for the Finger Lakes Trail (FLT), will present an overview of the trail. At 2:30pm he will lead a hike to Split Rock (2.5 miles round trip). Register: 845/439-5507.
CAS will host an artist talk at 4pm, followed immediately by a free opening reception from 5-7pm for “Material Being,” an exhibition of artwork by Ed Smith and Joni Wehrli. All are welcome and light refreshments will be served. 845/436-4227.