SLAC, the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County, will hold its May meeting at the Sullivan County Government Center, 10am. Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther will speak on the new 2016 state budget and other matters before the legislature. The short film "America’s Bitter Pill" will be shown. 845/985-7901.
Dr. Joseph D'Abbraccio, a Monticello veterinarian with a special interest in avian and exotics medicine, will be the featured speaker at the meeting of the Catskill Exotic Bird Club, 7:30pm. Dr. Joe runs Catskill Veterinary Services, a full-service veterinary practice that provides house call veterinary care. 845/794-7966.
The Peter H. Cahalan Scholarship inaugural Meatloaf Dinner (Pete's favorite meal) at Mr. Willy's, 5:30-8:30pm. Menu: meatloaf, mashed potatoes, corn, salad, roll, dessert, as well as a pasta dish for vegetarians. Raffle prizes. Tickets $20. 845/746-1847.
"Triumph over Adversity: The Story of FDR," an illustrated lecture by Jack Hirschfeld in the Robert D. Norris Community Room at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 7pm. 845/794-4660.
An educational program on Credit & Debt Management, intended to empower the public to make informed financial decisions that can improve their lives, at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 6-8pm. Offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County. Free, registration required. 845/292-6180.
The Monticello High School Music Department spring concert Part 2 at the Arnold Packer Hughs Auditorium, 39 Breakey Ave., 7:30pm. The Jazz Band, Concert Band, Chorus and Orchestra programs will be performing. Admission is free and open to the public.
The Monticello High School Music Department Part One spring concert will be held at Nesin Theater, St. John's Street, 7:30pm. Will feature solo instrumentalists along with small chamber
ensembles (upperclassmen). Admission is free and open to the public.
Evening Story Time is held every-other Tuesday at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 4:30pm. This story time is for children and parents, and uses stories, games, and activities to build literacy and social skills. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.
Pre-K story times are every Friday at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 10:30am. This program will continue to develop early literacy skills with stories and crafts. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.
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.