"Hold the Chicken and Make it Pea: The History of Borscht Belt Comedy" at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm, free, public welcome. 845/794-4660.
Coffee tasting, baked goods & speed networking at Monticello Motor Club, 5:30-7:30pm, members $10, non-members $15. RSVP: 845/791-4200, ext. 302.
Blue Horizon Diner, 7/1, 7:45-9am, pre-registered chamber members $12, non-preregistered members $15, non-members $20. RSVP by 6/29: 845/791-4200, ext. 302.
There will be a car wash to benefit the Recovery Center's Support Safe Summer Camp and Sunshine Getaway Camp on Saturday, June 25 at the center, 396 Broadway, from 11am to 3pm. The camps serve children seven to 16 years old. Call 845/794-8080, ext. 117.
8-wk. class at Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County, 2x/wk. (Tues. & Wed.), 5:30-7:30pm, $128. 845/794-0017.
20-lot stamp auction, trading session, door prizes & giveaways at Ted Stroebele Recreation Center, 1pm. 845/794-2586.
Raffles, prizes & chicken BBQ at Elks Lodge #1544, 1-6pm. 845/794-1544.
George Saunders' short story will be discussed at E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. 845-794-4460.
Skramstad signs her inspirational book "Wendy's Wisdom: The Challenges & Accomplishments of a Woman with Down Syndrome" at Read It Again Bookstore, 5:30-7pm. 888/361-9473.
The county gives Sullivan County Community College (SCCC) about $4 million a year to help keep the doors open and the lights on. In this fiscally tight time, county officials, who have adopted cuts in virtually all departments of county government, proposed cutting the college’s funding by $600,000. But because of a law that legislator Alan Sorensen called “antiquated,” any size cut in county funding will result in an automatic drop of $2 million in state funding for SCCC, which most officials agree would be a crippling blow to the institution. Read more