Join the Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County and the Monticello Elks Lodge #1544 for a chicken BBQ at the Monticello Elks Lodge #1544 Pavilion, North Street, 1-4pm. Adults $12 each or two for $20, children under 10 years $7. Take-outs available $12. Door prizes, gift baskets, raffles and more. Rain or shine. 845/794-0017.
The Friends of Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library are sponsoring a two-day book sale on the library lawn, Sat. from 11am-3pm and Sun. from 11am-2pm. Children’s books are $.50, hard covers $1, paperbacks $.50, and a bag of books for $5. 845/794-4660 ext. 8.
Erroyl Rolle: Exploring the Journey of Jazz Improvisation at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 393 Broadway, 6:30pm. 845/794-4660.
The Alchemy Club poetry reading at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 393 Broadway, 6:30pm. 845/794-4660.
Book talk/discussion of "On The Road" by Jack Kerouac and all things ‘Beat’ at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 393 Broadway, 7:15pm. 845/794-4660.
SLAC, the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County will hold their July meeting at the Ted Stroebele Neighborhood Facility, 2 Jefferson St., 10am. Featured speaker will be Michael Burgess, past director of NYS Office for the Aging, who will join in celebrating Medicare’s 50th anniversary. 845/807-0241.
Sullivan County Historian John Conway will present the program "From Brushland to Broadway: The Evolution of Monticello’s Main Street" at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6:30pm. Free. 845/794-4660 ext. 7.
The 29th anniversary dinner of the Catskill Exotic Bird Club at Mr. Willy's restaurant, 7pm. Kevin Hils, the collections manager for the ornithology department at the Bronx Zoo, will be the featured speaker. A silent auction precedes the talk. Cost: $35. 845/794-7966.
Meeting of the Sullivan County Stamp Club at the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 1pm. Members are asked to bring an envelope of stamps to trade. Door prize, giveaways and refreshments.
The rock/blues/dance fusion band Firebrand will perform at Albella Restaurant & Bar, 8-11pm.