"Liberty: The Amazing Story of America's Favorite Statue" at the Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30pm. Come hear author, photographer & lecturer Kevin Woyce present his latest program about the Statue of Liberty. The program will be followed by a Q&A session and a book signing. Free. 845/856-7313.
An artist reception will help welcome the work of artist Judy Cramer to the Port Jervis Free Library. The reception will be held from 6:30-8pm. in the library's community room. Cramer's work will remain on display in the library's community room until July 13. Her artwork is available for purchase. 845/856-7313.
The annual vote for the Port Jervis Free Library's 2013/2014 operating budget and trustee election will be held at the library, 12 noon-8pm. Residents of the Port Jervis City School District who are registered to vote may participate in this election. Absentee ballots can be requested at the library. 845/856-7313.
The Port Jervis Soap Box Derby will be held on Sussex St. for children ages 8 through 18. Racing, 9am; derby parade and opening ceremonies, 12 noon; and closing ceremonies, 5pm. There will be a carnival-like atmosphere with activities, food, fun and racing. Visit www.PJSoapBoxDerby.com or call 845/800-1000.
The Port Jervis Free Library is hosting a concert featuring "The String Trio of New York," an internationally known chamber jazz group of acoustic violin, guitar and bass, at 7pm. Free. All ages are welcome to attend. 845/856-7313.
The Hub @ The Port Jervis Free Library will host certified specialist of wine, JoAnn DeGaglia, with a presentation “Wine Lovers’ Journey through the World of Wine," focused on wines found in our own backyards in New York, 6:30-8pm. 845/772-7586.
An opening reception for artist Ann Marie Nitti at the Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30-8pm in the library's community room. On display until May 31. Her artwork is available for purchase. 845/856-7313.
Roosa-Fleming VFW Ladies Aux. #161 penny social. Doors open at 12 noon, calling at 2pm. 570/491-5440.
Visit the "Book Cellar" at the Port Jervis Free Library and bag yourself some good reading. $3 per bag. Bags provided at the main desk. 845/856-7313.
Rummage sale at Drew United Methodist Church, 9-11am. Bag day, $2 per bag. 845/856-3423.