One person’s trash is potential treasure from the perspective of Mark Rea, founder and president of Advanced Recovery, Inc. (AR) in Port Jervis. The recycling company, whose local branch operates out of a large warehouse on Mechanic Street, has been steadily growing and is set for more of the same. “2012 looks to be a big expansion year for us,” said Rea. “Ours is a business of pennies, but it all adds up.” Read more
Display your art at the Port Jervis Free Library. Exhibits change every 4-6 weeks. 845/856-7313.
More than 140 drivers, ages 8-18, compete in 4 divisions on Sussex St., 9am. Opening ceremonies 12:30pm. 845/800-1000.
Discuss the proposed library budget at the library, 7pm. 845/856-7313.
Polls open noon-8pm at Port Jervis Free Library. Port Jervis residents only. 845/856-7313.
First Presbyterian Church, Tues. 9am-noon, Wed. 4-6pm, Thurs. (bag day) 9am-noon, Fri. (what's left is free) 9am-noon. 845/856-1231, ext. 10.
Learn to install ceramic tile from start to finish at the library, 7pm. RSVP: 845/772-7586.
Presented by Port Jervis & Matamoras-Milford councils of Knights of Columbus at The Lynx at River Bend, registration 11am, shotgun start noon, $110. Prizes & contests. 570/296-7472, 491-4495, 845/858-5991 or 629-3642.
Chamber jazz group of acoustic violin, guitar & bass at Port Jervis Free Library, 7pm. 845/856-7313.
With Ghanaian master drummer Maxwell Kofi Donkor at First Presbyterian Church, 7pm. 862/697-4174.