The Narrowsburg Beautification Group’s (NBG) annual Plant Swap & Bake Sale will be held at the Mews on Narrowsburg’s Main Street, 9am-1pm. Bring plants to swap, or make a monetary donation to the NBG. Pick up labels at the library. 845/252-3864.
District Attorney Jim Farrell announced today that Vernon DeGroat, 52, of Lava, N.Y. was convicted after a jury trial in Sullivan County Court of Attempted Assault in the 1st Degree, a class C violent felony, Assault in the 2nd Degree, a class D violent felony, and two counts of Driving While Intoxicated, both misdemeanors. The jury deliberated for about two hours before returning its verdict before County Judge Frank Labuda. Read more
Memorial Day Service at the Tusten Settlement Church (aka Tusten Baptist Church) on Route 97, 2pm. The VFW will do military honors for WWII veterans. Hymns will be sung. Ralph Huebner will bring "The Deck of Cards" message. Veterans will share their stories. Refreshments will follow the service. All are invited.
Two exhibits open at the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance gallery, 7-9pm. “Working Conditions” paintings by Carol Diamond and “Fabrication and Figuration” sculpture and drawings by Jeff George. On view through June 25. 845/252-7576.
The Friends of Maris Hearn present Tom Pacheco at the Tusten Theatre. Doors open at 7pm, show starts at 7:30. Special guest Angelbeth will open the show. The concert is a benefit for WJFF Radio and The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance. $15 admission. Check out his website at tompacheco.com.
Book signing for poet Karen Morris and artist John Tomlinson at the Emerald Ballroom, 4-6pm. Introductory remarks by Daria Dorosh. Morris will read and speak about "Rage." Snacks and cash bar featuring specialty cocktails.
Folk musician Happy Traum shares songs, stories and photos at the Tusten Theatre, 8pm. His show “Coming of Age in the Greenwich Village Folk Revival and the Woodstock Scene (1954–1971)” includes tales of music and friendship with Bob Dylan, Pete Seeger and Brownie McGhee. Tickets: $20 advance, $25 at the door. 845/252-7272.
Cinco de Mamacita Dance at the Narrowsburg Union, 6-11:30pm. It's Cinco de Mayo and Mother's Day, so take your mama dancing. All ages welcome. DJ, Latin food court, desserts, refreshments, 50/50 raffle, children's activities. $10 suggested donation. Children under 12 free. Part of proceeds go to the Narrowsburg Honey Bee Festival.
5-6pm at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg. The Paul Meagher Insurance Agency will present a financial investment seminar on Saving for Retirement. Representative Donna Meglio and Certified Financial Planner Kurt Cushner of Nationwide will provide a Retire Sense workshop.
2-4pm at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg. In this two-hour workshop we’ll review the capabilities of mint.com for budgeting, managing your money, and staying on top of your finances. Bring your computer or use one of ours.