Petitions signed by voters in the Sullivan West Central School District, which may force a voter referendum on the sale of the Narrowsburg School, were delivered to superintendent Dr. Ken Hilton on January 3.
According to Dick Riseling, the resident who had put in a rejected bid to purchase the school, there were 1,255 signatures opposing the sale which, according to everyone involved, is enough to trigger the referendum and, according to Riseling, is 200 more than needed. Read more
2 Franks’ Café, a free lunch open to the public at St. Francis Xavier Church, 151 Bridge Street, from noon to 1pm. Come for a meal and fellowship.
Christmas Cookie Walk at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 12noon-4pm. Cookies $6 per pound. Gift assortments also available. Proceeds benefit the work of St. Paul's. Snow date is Dec. 14 from 12 noon-4pm. 845/252-3919.
Children's Christmas Tree Making workshop in the art studio of Phil Jacobi, 146 Humphrey Rd., 10am-4pm. Free. Children get to take home what they create. Call Jane or Phil at 845/252-7217.
Santa is at The Big Eddy Toy Co. for photos and to tell your wish list to, 12noon-2pm. Free. Ornament-making workshop at 1pm for $15. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kids workshop on how to weave on bamboo at the Big Eddy Toy Co., 1pm. Cost: $35. Email email@example.com.
Cloud Computing at the Tusten-Cochecton branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6-8pm. Explore the vast array of cloud computing options available, why to use them, and why not to. 845/252-3360.
Crafting @ your library® Thanksgiving Celebration at the Tusten-Cochecten branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10:30am-12 noon. Create a Thanksgiving centerpiece to take home. Best for ages 3-12 although all are welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. 845/482-4350.
2 Franks’ Café, a free lunch open to the public, at St. Francis Xavier Church, 151 Bridge St., from 12 noon to 1pm. Come for a free meal and fellowship.
Knit a Gift at the Tusten-Cochecton branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6pm. Wendy Merritt will give a special presentation for the Knitting Group and anyone else who’d like to learn. Beginner’s welcome. Learn a new pattern or get an idea for a handmade gift. 845/252-3360.