Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30pm. Presenters S. Thomas Summers and David Vincenti discuss two historical topics: the Civil War through the eyes of a confederate soldier, followed by a different view of the life of the famous astronomer, Galileo. www.portjervislibrary.org, 845/856-7313.
Community room at the Port Jervis Free Library, 10am-3pm. Find "like-new" books of all types to meet your interests. Regular stock in the "Book Cellar" at special 2 for 1 holiday sale price. www.portjervislibrary.org, 845/856-7313.
St.Peter's Lutheran Church, 6:30pm. Companion animals welcome to be blessed. Please have dogs on leashes, cats in carriers. Donate dog/cat food in return. Accepting all types of cat and dog food. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or 845/856-1033.
Candlelight Christmas concert at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 4pm. A freewill offering benefiting the youth choir camp fund will be received; reception follows the concert. www.stpetersportjervis.org or 845/856-1033.
First Presbyterian Church, 9am-noon. 845/856-1231 x10.
Welcome the work of artist Jaruwan Ponmak, Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30-8:30pm in the library’s community room. On display until January 18. Her artwork is available for purchase.
During these difficult economic times, some families are facing the choice between feeding themselves or taking care of beloved pets. Contact: St.Peter's Lutheran Church, Diane Donahue, 31 West Main Street Port Jervis NY 12771 845-856-1033
Plan a "day on your own" in NYC and enjoy the holiday lights and sights, do some shopping, visit Radio City Music Hall, or do whatever you like. Bus ticket $40. Leaves Port Jervis at 8am, leaves New York City at 5:30pm. Contact Jill W (845) 856-0977 or email@example.com.
Gillinder Glass factory, 39 Erie St. $5.00 adults, $4.00 children (16 & under), $4.00 seniors (55+), 10am-3pm, www.gillinderglassstore.com/special-events/ 845/856-5375