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Monticello

Free rabies clinic

August 14, 2013

Free rabies clinic for all pets of Sullivan County residents at Town of Thompson Highway Department, 33 Jefferson St., 6-7:30pm. Dogs, cats, ferrets will be vaccinated.

Christmas tree meeting Monticello

The 60th anniversary of the Christmas Tree Farmers Association of New York (CTFANY) summer meeting was held in Sullivan County on July 19, with over 200 people attending.  Read more

Bagel Festival

August 17, 2013

The Bagel Festival on Broadway, 9am-6pm. Free admission. info@thebagelfestival.org.

Chinese auction

August 13, 2013

The Catskill Mountain Chapter of Hadassah will hold a Chinese auction at Temple Sholom, 7pm. Bring a wrapped item for the auction, valued at a minimum of $7, with a note hinting at what is inside the package. All proceeds will go to the Hadassah Hospital in Israel. Open to the public. Refreshments served. 845/292-8023.

Talk on the Borscht Belt

July 31, 2013

Barry Lewis will speak at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. Lewis, an editor and columnist at the Times Herald Record and former waiter and pool manager in the Catskills, will discuss the history of the resorts and give a multimedia presentation on the newspaper's project to make sure the golden age of the Borscht Belt is not forgotten. 845/794-4660.

Trayvon Martin decision protested in Monticello

About 40 people turned out to the lawn in front of the courthouse in Monticello on July 20 to join the hundreds of groups in cities across the country who were protesting the decision in the Trayvon Martin shooting death.  Read more

College update from the president: A solar field, a new program, international students

The relatively new president of Sullivan County Community College, Dr. Karin Hilgersom, gave a presentation to county legislators on July 11 about the budget for next year and other developments at the facility.  Read more

Poetry club reading

July 24, 2013

the Alchemy Poetry Club will read their original poetry at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. The club has published several chapbooks over the years and has been published in a wide variety of literary magazines. 845/794-4660.

Philatelic Society meeting

August 4, 2013

The Sullivan County Philatelic Society will hold its next meeting in the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 1pm. There will be a 20-lot stamp auction plus a discussion of the July 14th stamp show. A trading session, door prizes and refreshments will precede the auction. The public is invited. 845/794-2586.

Book sale

August 11, 2013

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County book sale at its Read It Again used bookstore located in the Literacy Center, 1-4pm. Many books priced as low as 25 cents. 845/794-0017.

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