There was an overflow crowd of hundreds of people that spilled out into the lobby of the Selig Theater at Sullivan County Community College on August 12, as 2013 the Sullivan Renaissance Awards were bestowed on many volunteers and groups.
The largest award, the $25,000 Golden Feather, which was handed out by Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther, went to Livingston Manor Renaissance for its work on enhancements to Main Street. The group also picked up a $2,500 award for its community planning efforts. Read more
The Professional Women of Sullivan County will hold its meeting at SUNY Sullivan, networking at 6pm, dinner at 6:30pm. Guest speaker is Dr. Karin Hilgersom. Cost: $16. RSVP: 845/791-4501 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Mostly Figaro” performed by the singers of the Opera Advantage Summer Intensive Program for Singers and Pianists at Sullivan County Community College, Seelig Theatre, 8pm. Tickets: $20. Visit www.delawarevalleyopera.org.
On Friday June 14, 2013 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Deputies from the Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office responded to 136 Anawanda Lake Rd. in the Town of Thompson for a report of a domestic dispute. Once at the scene deputies separated the parties. One of the subjects involved in the dispute, Joseph W. McCombs, 33, of Loch Sheldrake became agitated and started fighting with the deputies. Read more
Relay for Life at Sullivan County Community College. 845/701-5319.
Winston Churchill once famously said, “Kites ride highest against the wind, not with it.” And so, at any given time, there were dozens of kites rising against the wind on May 4, at the 22nd Annual SUNY Sullivan Kite Festival on the great lawn. Read more
2013 marks the 6th annual presentation of the Fisher Film Festival, which will be held in the college's Seelig Theatre beginning at noon. This year's theme is “The Art of Storytelling,” and will feature works from local artists, alumni and students. Two SUNY Sullivan alumni will be the featured presenters.
Recital at SUNY Sullivan in the Seelig Theater, instrumental/voice session 1pm, dance session 4:30pm. Tickets: $6. 845/482-3324.
Calvary Baptist Church 8th annual sportsman's dinner at Loch Sheldrake Fire Dept, 4-8:15pm. Special guest speakers are "The Call Outdoors." Topic is "Favorite Water Fowl, Turkey & Deer Hunting Expeditions." Door prizes, taxidermy mounts, dinner.
Tickets: $12 donation. Limited seating. 845/985-7410.
The regular meeting of the Sullivan County Audubon Society will be in Room B118 at Sullivan County Community College, 6pm. Showing of a DUCKumentary, video on ducks and a simple meal will be provided. Free. RSVP: 845/647-5496.