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Week of April 17 2014

April 17, 2014
Family Game Night at The Cooperage

Family Game Night at The Cooperage, 6-9pm. Choose from a variety of games or bring your own. www.thecooperageproject.org

Honesdale, Community Events
Film Forward: 'The World Before Her'

"The World Before Her" at the Himalayan Institute, 7pm. Facilitated by Sheila Vaswani, teacher with 23 years of personal experience with the customs, history and culture of India. part of the Sundance Film Forward Series.

Bethany, Film
Free GED Prep Class

Every Thursday from 5:30-8:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. No registration required.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
JEMS meeting

The Jeffersonville Enhances More of Sullivan (JEMS) organization meets every third Thursday at 7pm above the Village Office in Jeffersonville. The group is comprised of people of all ages wishing to make improvements within their community. 845/482-5354.

Jeffersonville, Meeting
April 18, 2014
Bethany Library Easter egg hunt

Bethany Library hosts a free Easter egg hunt for children on the grounds at the library, 10am. Donations to the library are gratefully accepted.

Bethany, Community Events
April 19, 2014
2 Franks' Cafe free fellowship luncheon

2 Franks’ Café, a free lunch open to the public at St. Francis Xavier Church, 151 Bridge Street, from noon to 1pm. Come for a meal and fellowship. 845/252-7437.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
AA meetings in Callicoon

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting every Saturday, 8:30am, St. James Episcopal Church, Rte. 17B.

Callicoon, Meeting
Easter Bunny hopping into Yulan

The Yulan Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary is hosting a Spring Egg Hunt and visit from the Easter Bunny at the fireman’s field, 2pm. There will be crafts for children and goodie bags to take home. 845/557-6090.

Yulan, Community Events
Easter dance at Shady Lady

Put on your bunny ears. It's the first annual Bunny Hop at My Shady Lady, 7-11 pm. Your favorite old time rock and roll music from the 50's, 60's and 70's; with some country swing and a square dance or two for good measure. Terry Rockwell on keyboard. $9 cover ($8 w/bunny ears). Light refreshments available for purchase.

Hancock, Music
Easter egg hunt at Grace Lutheran Church

An Easter egg hunt for young children, older children and teens will be held at Grace Lutheran Church of North Branch, 10am. The congregation invites the public to enjoy this Easter fun for free.

North Branch, Community Events
Free computer support

Free computer support at Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, every Saturday, 10am-1pm.

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Leroy Justice: Classic rock for the modern day

Leroy Justice plays at Harmony Presents in the Hawley Silk Mill, 7:30pm. He displays the kind of songwriting and arranging skills that have characterized great American rock bands from Neil Young & Crazy Horse to the Allman Brothers Band. 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
Live music and dance

Live music and dance every Saturday night at My Shady Lady. Featuring Terry Rockwell on keyboard with variety music to please all: country, swing, oldies and goodies from the 50's 60's and 70's. Food available. Beer & wine only. Cover charge $9.

Hancock, Music
Post 1266 breakfast

All-you-can-eat breakfast at Post 1266 American Legion, 8-11am. Military style breakfast chow line prepared and served by authentic former military veteran cooks. $6 p/p. Benefits the Wurtsboro Memorial Day Parade and other community programs of Post 1266 American Legion. 845/888-4958.

Food, Wurtsboro
Spring waterfalls

The melting snow and spring rains have raised the water level. Join PEEC and travel to some truly magnificent waterfalls, 1-3pm. Dress in warm layers, wear sturdy footwear, and bring a camera. $12. Call to reserve a seat in the van. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Square dancing

Round and square dancing at My Shady Lady every Saturday, 7-11pm. Light refreshments available for purchase. Beer & wine only. $9 cover. Check website for schedule of events. www.myshadylady.com.

Hancock, Music
Steamtown National Historic Site celebrates National Park Week

"Go Wild!" with National Park Week at Steamtown NHS. Begins with Entrance Fee-Free days on April 19 and 20, seasonal start of train rides with "Scranton Ltd" and new "Nay Aug Ltd" trips, National Junior Ranger Day on April 26, and special children's programs at 1 pm on both Saturdays, April 19 and 26.

Scranton, Community Events
The Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet at The Cooperage

The Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet at The Cooperage, 7pm. Standard tunes, jazz lines, originals, and occasional excursions into the abstract. Cash bar by the Hotel Wayne.

Honesdale, Community Events
April 20, 2014
AA meetings in Callicoon

CALLICOON, NY — Alcoholics Anonymous meeting every Sunday, 3pm at St. James Episcopal Church, Rte. 17B.

Callicoon, Meeting
Indoor flea market

Indoor flea market held every Sunday at VFW Post #161, Owen Street, 7:30am-3pm. Table rentals $10 each. Refreshments sold. 845/856-7633.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Steamtown National Historic Site celebrates National Park Week

"Go Wild!" with National Park Week at Steamtown NHS. Begins with Entrance Fee-Free days on April 19 and 20, seasonal start of train rides with "Scranton Ltd" and new "Nay Aug Ltd" trips, National Junior Ranger Day on April 26, and special children's programs at 1 pm on both Saturdays, April 19 and 26.

Scranton, Community Events
April 21, 2014
Community blood drive

Community blood drive at the Youngsville Fire House, 2-7pm. Sponsored by Youngsville Firemen and Ladies Auxiliary. All donors eligible to win a $250 VISA gift card.

Youngsville, Community Events
Free drawing at Port Jervis Library

Celebrate National Library Week at the Port Jervis Free Library with a free entry in the drawing for a tote bag filled with gifts including a flash drive, free movie rentals, books and more. Tickets at the front desk. Details and info on registering for a library card at 845/856-7313.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Free GED Prep Class

Every Monday from 5:30-8:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. No registration required.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Mah Jongg at Manchester Community Library

The weekly Mah Jongg game moves back to the Manchester Community Library on April 7, from 1-4pm. All are welcome from beginners to experienced players. Sessions are free. Instruction provided. 570/224-8500.

Equinunk, Community Events
Steamtown National Historic Site celebrates National Park Week

"Go Wild!" with National Park Week at Steamtown NHS. Begins with Entrance Fee-Free days on April 19 and 20, seasonal start of train rides with "Scranton Ltd" and new "Nay Aug Ltd" trips, National Junior Ranger Day on April 26, and special children's programs at 1 pm on both Saturdays, April 19 and 26.

Scranton, Community Events
April 22, 2014
Cash Bingo

Cash Bingo every Tuesday night at the Texas #4 Fire Co., Grove St., doors open 5:30pm, games at 6:30pm. $1,100 progressive jackpot, tear-offs, Bonanza, fish bowl, refreshments. 570/253-0782.

Honesdale, Community Events
Free computer support

Free computer support every Tuesday at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1-6pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Steamtown National Historic Site celebrates National Park Week

"Go Wild!" with National Park Week at Steamtown NHS. Begins with Entrance Fee-Free days on April 19 and 20, seasonal start of train rides with "Scranton Ltd" and new "Nay Aug Ltd" trips, National Junior Ranger Day on April 26, and special children's programs at 1 pm on both Saturdays, April 19 and 26.

Scranton, Community Events
April 23, 2014
AA meetings in Callicoon

Alcoholics Anonymous meeting every Wednesday, 7:15am; St. James Episcopal Church, Rte. 17B.

Callicoon, Meeting
Free computer support

Free computer support every Wednesday at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1-4pm. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Literacy tutor training

New tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. Continues over six consecutive Wednesdays: March 26th, April 2nd, April 9th, April 16th, April 23rd, April 30th. If you would like to become a tutor or know someone who does, call 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Workshop
Meeting of Long Term Care Council

Meeting of Long Term Care Council in the Legislative Committee Room at the Government Center, 100 North St., 3-4:30pm.

Monticello, Meeting
Meeting of the Transportation Subcommittee

Meeting of the Transportation Subcommittee of the Long Term Care in the Legislative Committee Room at the Sullivan County Government Center, 1-2:30pm.

Monticello, Meeting
Open mic night at The Cooperage

Open mic night at The Cooperage, 7-10pm. This acoustic-style open mic is hosted by Janet Burgan. Come early to sign-up. BYOB.

Honesdale, Community Events
Steamtown National Historic Site celebrates National Park Week

"Go Wild!" with National Park Week at Steamtown NHS. Begins with Entrance Fee-Free days on April 19 and 20, seasonal start of train rides with "Scranton Ltd" and new "Nay Aug Ltd" trips, National Junior Ranger Day on April 26, and special children's programs at 1 pm on both Saturdays, April 19 and 26.

Scranton, Community Events
Strengthening Families Program

The Recovery Center will offer Strengthening Families Program on Wednesdays from April 2-May 14 at the Recovery Center in the Gerry Conference Room, 396 Broadway, 6-8pm. The program is free of charge to Sullivan County residents. 845/794-8080 ext. 170.

Monticello, Community Events
April 24, 2014
Free GED Prep Class

Every Thursday from 5:30-8:30pm at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. No registration required.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Steamtown National Historic Site celebrates National Park Week

"Go Wild!" with National Park Week at Steamtown NHS. Begins with Entrance Fee-Free days on April 19 and 20, seasonal start of train rides with "Scranton Ltd" and new "Nay Aug Ltd" trips, National Junior Ranger Day on April 26, and special children's programs at 1 pm on both Saturdays, April 19 and 26.

Scranton, Community Events
Women's Club of Honesdale meeting

The Women's Club of Honesdale will award this year's scholarships to five seniors from local area high schools at their meeting at the Visitor's Center on Commercial St., 7pm. The students along with their families are invited to attend a reception following the meeting. Also at this meeting the election of new officers will be held.

Honesdale, Meeting