Michael Sazhin, better known as "The Parrot Wizard", will headline the Catskill Exotic Bird Club's 27th anniversary dinner at Mr. Willy's restaurant. Cost for full dinner: $35 for club members and $40 for non-members. 845/794-7966.
John Conway, Sullivan County Historian, will be kicking off the E.B. Crawford Public Library Summer Lecture Series this year with his program "Working At Play: Entertainment at Sullivan County Resorts," 7:30pm. 845/794-4660.
"The Sea-Gull," a play by Anton Chekov, will be discussed at the great books discussion group meeting at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. Copies of the play are available at the library. New members are always welcome. 845/794-4660.
Rolling Thunder NY 4 Summer Ride through Sullivan County.
Registration in Shoprite parking lot in Monticello from 10am-12 noon. Begins at 12:15pm. Ride ends at the Courtyard Bar and Restaurant in Roscoe, NY. Donations will be accepted. Tickets available for 50/50 and door prizes. 845/482-9983 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prime Timers of Temple Sholom bus trip to Mohegan Sun Pocono Downs Casino. $30 pp with free play and lunch. Bus leaves the Temple parking lot at 9am. You need not be a Prime Time member. Make reservations now. 845/794-2314 or 845/794-8731.
High-profile attorney Michael Sussman said Dr. David Sager has filed a lawsuit against Sullivan County for what he called retaliatory firing. Speaking at a packed news conference at the government center in Monticello on June 12, Sussman said that Sager, who was serving as a deputy commissioner in the Sullivan County Division of Family Services (DFS) was fired in retaliation for looking into a number of cases that were mishandled. Read more
The meeting of the Sullivan County Health and Family Services was packed with onlookers at the government center on June 6, with many people coming to show support for Dr. David Sager, who had been fired from his job as deputy commissioner of the Sullivan County Division of Family Services (DFS). Read more
Sullivan County Philatelic Society 41st annual stamp and hobby show at the Ted Stroeble Recreation Center, 10am-4pm. Free admission. Featuring hourly prize drawings, stamp and coin dealers and door prizes. 845/794-2586.
Marisa Scheinfeld will be at the E.B. Crawford Public Library at to speak about her photography project "The Ruins of the Borscht Belt," 7:30pm. Visit www.marisascheinfeld.com or call 845/794-4660.