The Hub at The Port Jervis Free Library will host Jerry Kuntz, award-winning author of "The Heroic Age of Diving" in the Reference Room at the library, 6:30-8pm. 845/856-7313 ext. 5.
UpFront Exhibition Space will hold its mid-summer Artist’s Reception, 6-9pm. Exhibit with the art of Leonard “Buzz” Wallace and his collection of “Doodles.” Live music by Walt Edwards. Runs through September 25. 845/754-5000.
Ham dinner at Drew Fellowship Hall, 4:30-6:30pm. Benefit of River Valley Chapter No. 33 Order of the Eastern Star. Serving ham, potato salad, carrot salad, baked beans, rolls, beverage and dessert smorgasbord. Adults $10, child (5-12) $5. 570/491-2743.
Historical Port Jervis House and Garden Tour, 1-4pm in Port Jervis NY, rain or shine. Sponsored by Port Jervis Council for the Arts. Come stroll through the gardens and experience these lovely homes. Tickets: $15 on the day of the tour, advance tickets are $10 at Flora Laura, Gina’s Hope Chest, The Herb Shoppe, or ERA Meloi.
Port Jervis Farmers' Market at Farmers' Market Square (by the Burger King), 9am-1pm. Held Saturdays until October 29. Locally sourced foods, music and handmade items.
At Empowering Port Jervis Community Center, 11 Fowler St., 2pm. Demonstration and lecture on Chinese martial arts including Tai Chi and all Chinese boxing systems (Kung Fu). Demonstration by Mr. Santiago, who is an official judge and coach in national and international tournaments. All martial arts welcome. All ages. Free.
UpFront Exhibition Space will hold its summer Artist’s Reception, 6-9pm. Featuring the work of Michael Indorato and many other artists. 845/754-5000.
Port Jervis Tourism and Port Jervis Council for the Arts and Minisink Valley Historical Society host “Art & History in the Park” at Orange Square Veterans Park on Pike and Sussex Streets, 10am-5pm. Art and history exhibits with local artists. 845/856-6741.
The Port Jervis Free Library in partnership with the New York Blood Center will host a blood drive in the library’s Community Room, 1-7pm. Walk-in donors are welcome. 845/856-7313.
The annual vote for the Port Jervis Free Library’s 2016/2017 Operating Budget and Trustee Election held at the library, 138 Pike St. Polls open 12noon-8pm. The public hearing meeting to discuss the proposed budget will be held on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at 7pm. 845/856-7313.