Toddler Story Time is every Monday at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 10am. It is an early literacy program for toddlers and their caregivers. This program uses rhymes, books, crafts and finger plays to develop skills that will help children get ready to read. Many activities require one-to-one adult/child interaction.
Thunder 102, Monticello Casino and Raceway, The Sullivan County Visitors Association and the Sullivan County Partnership will host ThunderBash at Monticello Casino and Raceway, 5:30pm. Headliner Trailer Choir. It is a free 18-and-over event with tickets available across the area. Visit Thunder102.com.
Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce First Friday Networking Breakfast at The Blue Horizon Diner, 4445 State Route 42N, 7:45-9am. Sponsor: Leadership Sullivan. Cost: $15 members advance, day of $20 members, $25 non-members. Bring a non-perishable food item for local food pantry. 845/791-4200.
Free event by the Monticello Tai Chi Chuan Club at HTM Fitness Studio, 153 Rose Valley Rd., 12noon. Demonstrations and films. Global health and healing event in 60 countries. 845/794-3378.
SLAC, the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County, holds its meeting in the Legislative Hearing Room of the Government Center, 10am. Guest speaker Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther. 845/807-0241.
The Adult and Continuing Education Program at Sullivan BOCES is offering a Commercial Driver Air Brakes Systems course. The Class A and B Air Brakes Systems class will meet at the St. John Street Education Center in Monticello, 9am-1pm. The cost is $110. 845/295-4915.
The Monticello High School Music Honor Society hosts Monti-Idol singing competition in the Monticello High School Arnold Packer Hughs Auditorium, 7:30pm. Students perform their favorite pop songs. Tickets are $3 and proceeds help support the Monticello Performing Arts Booster Club.
Meeting of Long Term Care Council in the Legislative Committee Room
at the Government Center, 3-4:30pm. 845/807-0257.
A free opportunity for people with middle-stage Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia to get out, socialize and enjoy interactive musical fun with Certified Music Therapist Melinda Burgard. Held third Thursday of every month after April 21. Music Social is free, but preregistration is required. Call 800-272-3900 with questions or to RSVP.
A competition community blood drive between the Monticello Kiwanis Club, Rotary Club, Elks Lodge and the Monticello Fire Department will be held at the Monticello Fire Department, 23 Richardson St., 2-7pm. Please call 1-800-REDCROSS or visit redcrossblood.org to make an appointment.