The 200 acres were once the center of a battle between a developer and a local pressure group. Now, about 137 of those acres are called the Smallwood Forest Preserve, and will remain forever wild under a conservation easement to be overseen by the Delaware Highlands Conservancy.
Super penny social at the Smallwood Community Center, 250 Sgt. Andrew Brucher Blvd. (next to Friends Restaurant), doors open at 6pm, calling 7:30pm. Kids table, door prizes. 845/583-0244, 845/583-5737.
Mohegan Sun PA Casino trip to benefit the Smallwood Mongaup Valley Fire Dept. Departing Smallwood-Mongaup Valley Fire Department at 9am and returning at 5:30pm. $40 per person. 845/796-8068.
The Smallwood-Mongaup Valley Fire Company and Ladies Auxiliary will co-host a penny social fundraiser. Proceeds benefit its 9/11 Memorial Park. 845/796-8068.
Another court has weighed in on the matter of the Toronto Reservoir, and said that residents have the right to use a road in Chapin Estate to reach the recreational access area at the reservoir. Read more
The Professional Women of Sullivan County will hold their next meeting at Friends Restaurant. The speaker, Scott Samuelson, will be talking about Sullivan County. Networking begins at 6pm, followed by dinner at 6:30pm. Dinner choices are: stuffed filet of sole, penne ala vodka, and eggplant parmesan. Cost: $22, includes salad, dessert, coffee/tea, tax and tip. RSVP by April 15 with your dinner order to firstname.lastname@example.org or 845/791-4501.
Mixer/general membership meeting at Friends, 5:30pm. Light refreshments and a cash bar. RSVP: email@example.com.
This Dessert Extravaganza is being held to benefit the Bethel Literacy Center and the Past Perfect Bookstore at Friends Restaurant, 1-3pm. The tax-deductible donation is $15 a person, $25 per couple. 845/583-5898.
The Club at Smallwood, doors open 6pm, calling 7:30pm. 845/583-0244 or 583-5737.
Walkers 8:30am, runners 9am. Benefits Smallwood-Mongaup Valley Fire Dept. firstname.lastname@example.org or 845/807-8209.