New tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. Continues over six consecutive Wednesdays: March 26th, April 2nd, April 9th, April 16th, April 23rd, April 30th. If you would like to become a tutor or know someone who does, call 845/794-0017.
On Friday, January 24, Judge Michael McGuire dismissed a lawsuit filed by Rochelle Massey over the change of location of the polling place for the Democratic primary to be held on Tuesday, January 28. Massey said she would not appeal because it would add confusion to where the voting will occur. The previous story appears below. Read more
Muffins, donated by the Delaware Valley Job Core Culinary program,
will be exchanged for children's hats, mittens, gloves and other gently used winter clothing in the lobby of the Monticello Government Center, 9am-4pm. Muffins can also be purchased. All donations benefit the Children's Center at Sullivan County Family Court. 845/807-0673.
The Sullivan County Philatelic Society meeting at the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 1pm. Guest speakers Charlie Breiner and Jim Richarson on the history of the Civil War as related to stamps and its local impact. Refreshments served. 845/794-2586.
Passport drive at Monticello Elks Lodge #1544, 10am-1pm. Open to those who need a new passport or need to renew or change info. Photos and applications available on site. Must bring a photo ID and birth certificate. 845/791-7800.
Holiday Mountain Ski & Fun Park, 99 Holiday Mountain Rd., will be having snow mobile racing. Registration is 2-4pm and the 1st race begins at 5pm. Test runs begin at 4:15pm. 845/796-3161.
Can the proposed new Sullivan County Jail be built for less than $75 or $80 million? According to Lawrence Goldberg, president of Goldberg Group Architects, the answer is “yes.” Read more
The Millennial group will meet at The E. B. Crawford Public Library to discuss "The Prestige" by Christopher Priest, 6:15pm. 845/794-4660.
The elementary book club will talk about "James and the Giant Peach" by Roald Dahl at The E. B. Crawford Public Library, 5pm. 845/794-4660.
The teen book group will discuss Holly Black's "Red Glove" at The E. B. Crawford Public Library, 5pm. 845/794-4660.