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Week of October 2 2014

October 2, 2014
After School Book Club

After School Book Club (ages 9-12 ) at the Wayne County Public Library, 4-5pm. Snacks, crafts and stories. Come read, laugh and learn. 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Community Events
Fall rummage sale

Fall rummage sale at the Drew United Methodist Church, 49-51 Sussex St., 4:30-7pm. 845/856-3423.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Screening of 'The Tempest'

Opera screening: Lee Hoiby’s “The Tempest,” 2012 USC production with introduction by librettist Mark Schulgasser at the Old North Branch Inn, Main St., 3pm. Free. Reservations required: wkkbooks@gmail.com.

North Branch, Film
Teen Book Club Fractured Fairytales

Teen Book Club Fractured Fairytales at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 3-4pm. Book to be discussed: The Iron King by Julie Kagawa. Ages 12+. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Lectures/discussions
Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time at the Western Sullivan Public Library Jeffersonville Branch, 3-5pm. Students in grades 7 through 12 are welcome. Examine technology, learn to build computer games, design new apps, explore a possible career, or just have fun. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Lectures/discussions
Thirsty Thursdays: Praise worship service

Thirsty Thursdays, a contemporary praise service that includes a free light meal, praise and fellowship for all ages, at Dingmans Ferry United Methodist Church, 115 Myck Rd. Scheduled on Thursday throughout 2014.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10:30-11am. Ages 18 months-3 years. Explore early literacy with stories, songs, flannel boards and more. Register in person, via email KOHara@rcls.org, or call 845/482-4350.

Callicoon, Readings
Write a personal memoir

Every person has a story to tell and a legacy to leave. Come join author Louis G. Alexander as he shows you how to write yours at the Port Jervis Free Library, 6:30pm. Open to all. 845/856-7313. Sponsored by the Friends of the Port Jervis Free Library.

Port Jervis, Community Events
October 3, 2014
Fall rummage sale

Fall rummage sale at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 9am-2pm. Sponsored by Ladies Aid Society.

Liberty, Community Events
Fall rummage sale

Fall rummage sale at the Drew United Methodist Church, 49-51 Sussex St., 9am-2pm. 845/856-3423.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Farm Fresh First Friday Networking Breakfast

Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Farm Fresh First Friday Networking Breakfast at Cornell Cooperative Extension, 7:45-9am. Sponsor: Time Warner Cable Business Class. Networking, breakfast, a 50/50 raffle and more. Cost: $15 members/$25 non-members. Call 845/791-4200/email office@catskills.com.

Liberty, Meeting
Live music at Ehrhardt's Waterfront Restaurant

Stop by the pub for drink specials, food and live music from local bands, 8pm-midnight. 570/226-2124.

Hawley, Music
Robert Kopecky, Author Reading

Local author Robert Kopecky will read from his book “How to Survive Life (and Death)” as part 3 of the 4-part How-To Writer’s Series at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6:30pm. www.WSPLonline.org or call 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Readings
October 4, 2014
Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea at Dingmans Ferry United Methodist Church, 115 Myck Rd., 11:30am-2:30pm. Cost: $12. Includes scones, finger sandwiches, dessert and tea. Reservations suggested but not required. 570/828-2288.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Afternoon Tea at church

Afternoon Tea at Dingmans Ferry United Methodist Church, 115 Myck Rd., 11:30am– 2:30pm. A luncheon of scones, finger sandwiches and desserts. Come any time and relax over a pot of tea and enjoy food and fellowship with friends. Cost: $12. Reservations suggested but not required. 570/828-2288.

Dingmans Ferry, Food
Benefit spaghetti dinner

Benefit for Addison Umbaugh and his family at the Lake Huntington Firehouse, 5-8pm. Addison is a six-month-old who has been diagnosed with glucose and galactose malabsorbsion, a rare deficiency that makes it difficult to process foods. Donation: $10, 12 and under $7.

Lake Huntington, Community Events
Bethel Flea Market

Bethel Flea Market on the corner of 17B and Pine Grove Rd. Antiques, jewelry, shoes, bags, Dollar Store fruits and vegetables, crafts, household goods and more. All vendors and yard sellers welcome. 845/798-5088.

White Lake, Community Events
Concert/CD Release Party: Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet

Concert/CD Release Party for the Kazzrie Jaxen Quartet, featuring jazz standards and contemporary pieces, sponsored and presented by Delaware Valley Arts Alliance at the Tusten Theatre, 210 Bridge St., 8pm. Admission: $22 ($20 for DVAA members on advanced sales). 845/252-7272.

Narrowsburg, Music
Concert: Sloan Wainwright

Concert by Sloan Wainwright, singing a blend of folk, jazz, blues, presented by Forestburgh Playhouse at the Tavern, 39 Forestburgh Rd., 8pm. Admission $25 ($20 advance). Reservations: 845/794-2005.

Forestburgh, Music
Fall penny social

Fall penny social at the Youngsville Firehouse. Doors open at 6pm, calling at 7pm. Donation $1. Prizes, raffles, 50-50 drawing, hot dogs, desserts, beverages. Benefits St. Francis Church in Youngsville.

Youngsville, Community Events
Fall rummage sale

Fall rummage sale at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 9am-12 noon. Sponsored by Ladies Aid Society.

Liberty, Community Events
Fall rummage sale

Fall rummage sale at the Drew United Methodist Church, 49-51 Sussex St., 9-11am. Bag day, $2. 845/856-3423.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Free computer support

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

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Giant Pumpkin Party

The 29th annual Giant Pumpkin Party and Children’s Parade will be held at the Fairgrounds, 9am-5pm. Costume parade, pony rides, giant pumpkin growing contest, haunted house, petting zoo, hay maze, book sale, harvest baking contest, food and more. Free. Benefits Daniel Pierce Library. 845/985-7233.

Grahamsville, Community Events
Hawley Libray Run To Read 5K

Hawley Library Run To Read 5K Run/Walk at Bingham Park, Main Ave. 9am start, registration 7:30am to 8:30am. $12 per person until September 30, $15 per person day of 5K. For all ages. Trophies and ribbons awarded to winners. For children under 10, free 1 mile Fun Run. Rain or shine.

Hawley, Outdoors
Hike the Shawangunk Ridge

Moderately difficult hike; four to five hours, fall colors, scenic vistas. Meet 9:30am, D&H Canal Kiosk, Pat Moore Memorial Picnic Grove, Sullivan Street. Sponsored by the Basha Kill Area Association, the watchdog group for this wetland straddling the border between Orange and Sullivan Counties. thebashakill.org. 845/754-0743.

Wurtsboro, Outdoors
Meeting: Sullivan West Central School District’s Historical Alumni Association

The Sullivan West Central School (SWCS) District’s Historical Alumni Association fall meeting on the auditorium stage at the SWCS High School Campus, 8-11am. Mission is to preserve the history of the component districts by sorting through boxes of memorabilia. 845/482-4610 x3169 or email hugglereli@swcsd.org.

Lake Huntington, Meeting
Penny social

Penny Socialat St. Jacobi Lutheran Church, Route 434. Doors open at 2pm, calling begins at 3pm. Coffee and cake served afterwards. 570/559-7676.

Shohola, Community Events
Penny social

Penny social at the Lake Huntington Presbyterian Church. Doors open at 11:30am, calling at 12:30pm. Hot dogs, soda, water available for purchase. Cake and beverage served after the calling. Donation: $1. 570/729-8247 or 845/932-8923.

Lake Huntington, Community Events
Penny social

Penny social at the Damascus Community Center, Conklin Hill Rd., doors open 5:30pm, drawing at 7pm. Hot dogs, drinks, coffee and tea available. Benefits the Conklin Hill Union Church maintenance fund.

Damascus, Community Events
Reiki Reflexology class

Reiki Reflexology class at Beach Lake Wellness Center, 2-5:30pm. The class combines reflexology techniques and Reiki for the hands and feet. Basic reflex points are taught to help release toxins and stress within the body, along with basic Reiki energy flows. Cost: $85, includes a certificate of completion in Reiki Reflex. 570/470-3892.

Beach Lake, Workshop
Rummage, bake, and deli sale

Rummage, bake, and deli sale in the church basement at The Equinunk United Methodist Church, 12noon-3pm. Everything you need for the coming colder weather at affordable prices.

Equinunk, Community Events
Story time

Story time the first Saturday of every month at The Read It Again Book Store, 11am. All children Grades K-3 are invited. An adult must accompany the children and stay for the hour. Story Time is sponsored by the Literacy Board of Sullivan County and is provided for free. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Community Events
The Sasquatch of Soul: Lyle Divinsky

Lyle Divinsky at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 8pm. Mix of soul, funk and groove. Tickets: $16 in advance, $20 at the door. www.silkmillharmony.com.

Hawley, Music
Tour and demonstration at Joel Hill Sawmill

The last tours of the season at the Joel Hill Water-Powered Sawmill, 11am-3pm. Powered solely by water from the falls and operated by volunteers from the Equinunk Historical Society. Cider and donuts day. 570/224-6722.

Lookout, Community Events
Turkey dinner

Pond Eddy United Methodist Church turkey dinner at the Lumberland Town Hall, 4-7pm. Adults $12, child (3-10) $6. Takeouts available. 845/856-6004.

Food, Glen Spey
Tusten Mountain Trail hike

Get Your Upper Delaware Hikes Patch from the National Park Service presented by The Western Sullivan Public Library Hiking Group. Hike at the Tusten Mountain Trail, 10:30am. All ages are welcome; under 18 years old must have a parent or guardian present. Refreshments provided. 845/482-4350.

Narrowsburg, Outdoors
Wayne County Old Stone Jail tour

The Wayne County Old Stone Jail will be open for a tour, 10am-1pm. Contact Kelly at pellyk@hotmail.com or 570/253-6464.

Honesdale, Community Events
What do you know about the quality of the water you drink in Pike County?

PCCD/USGS Baseline Groundwater Drinking Well Assessment (2012 -2013) presented by The Twin Walker Creeks Watershed Conservancy at the Pike County Public Library, 10:30am. Pike County Conservation District’s Vincent Cordova will discuss an assessment of the water found in wells throughout Pike County. Email president@twcwc.com.

Milford, Community Events
October 5, 2014
A Pro-Life Family Event

Join The Life Chain on Broadway (in front of St. Peter's Church), 1:30-2:30pm. Stand and be counted with thousands of pro-lifers across America. 607/498-4741.

Monticello, Community Events
Bethel Flea Market

Bethel Flea Market on the corner of 17B and Pine Grove Rd. Antiques, jewelry, shoes, bags, Dollar Store fruits and vegetables, crafts, household goods and more. All vendors and yard sellers welcome. 845/798-5088.

White Lake, Community Events
Callicoon Farmers' Market

Sullivan County Farmers' Market in Callicoon at Callicoon Creek Park, A. Dorrer Drive, 11am-2pm. Every Sunday until November 26. www.sullivancountyfarmersmarkets.org.

Callicoon, Community Events
Milford Farmers' Market

Milford Farmer's Market sponsored by Air Soil Water at River Rock Inn Courtyard, 210 Second St. (at Ann St.). Taking place every Sunday 11am-3pm, market will have local farm fresh produce, fruits, vegetables, meats, breads, cheeses, sweets and more. Kid friendly.

Food, Milford
Penny social to benefit Dessin Animal Shelter

Penny social at Aaron’s, 250 Grandview Ave., to benefit Dessin Animal Shelter, 11am-3pm. Food, 50/50 raffle and more; baskets will be called starting 2pm.

Honesdale, Community Events
Sullivan County CROP Hunger Walk

Sullivan County CROP Hunger Walk in Jeffersonville. Registration begins at 1:30pm with the step-off at 2pm. Join us to help raise funds for local food pantries and global efforts to end hunger.
How can you help? Join a team, form a team or donate at www.cropwalk.org.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
October 6, 2014
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
Knitting Group

Knitting Group meets every Monday at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6pm. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Mah Jongg at Manchester Community Library

Weekly Mah Jongg game at the Manchester Community Library, 1-4pm. All are welcome from beginners to experienced players. Sessions are free. Instruction provided. 570/224-8500.

Equinunk, Community Events
Western Sullivan Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting

Western Sullivan Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting at the Delaware Free Branch, 5pm. Open to the public. 845/482-4350.

Callicoon, Meeting
What Are You Watching?

Join the Public Computer Center of Western Sullivan Public Library for the first workshop of this informative four-part series discussing Online Viewing vs. TV at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch, 6-8pm. How to decide what’s right for you and what’s available in options and devices. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
October 7, 2014
Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility, 6-7:30pm. Open to the public to all caregivers/family members of people with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. 845/292-4200, ext. 3225.

Liberty, Meeting
Bus trip to Vanity Fair Outlets

The Lumberland Seniors bus trip to Vanity Fair Outlets in Reading, PA on Oct. 23. Must sign up and pay in full by Oct. 7 Bus departs at 9am, returns between 6 and 8pm. Save up to 70% off at the outlets. Includes discount coupon book, shopping bag. 845/856-1464.

Glen Spey, Community Events
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
Pre-school story time

Pre-School Story Time at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10:30-11:30am. Ages 3-6. Stories, songs, crafts and more. Register in person, via email KOHara@rcls.org, or call 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Readings
“Knitwitz” Knitting Group

“Knitwitz” Knitting Group meets the first and third Tuesday of the month at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6:30pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
October 8, 2014
After School Book Club

After School Book Club (ages 6-8) at the Wayne County Public Library, 4-5pm. Snacks, crafts and stories. Come read, laugh and learn. 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Community Events
Business Group

Business Group meets every Wednesday at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10am-12noon. Learn how to take advantage of technology, design your own letterhead and business documents, create invoices, business cards, Facebook pages, email blasts and more. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Lectures/discussions
Culinary Book Club

Culinary Book Club at the Wayne County Library, 5:30-6:30pm. Share your ideas and fun food tips. Register to ewilson@waynelibraries.org or 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
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
Mystery Thriller & Crime Book Group

Mystery Thriller & Crime Book Group meets the second Wednesday of the month at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 6:30pm. October’s book is “Agatha Raisin and the Quiche of Death” by M.C. Beaton. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Lectures/discussions
Pre-School Story Time

Pre-School Story Time at the Narrowsburg Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10:30-11:30am. Ages 3-6. Stories, songs, crafts and more. Register in person, via email KOHara@rcls.org, or call 845/482-4350.

Narrowsburg, Readings
The Cooperage Farmers' Market, summer season

The Cooperage Farmers’ Market, 4-6pm every Wednesday. Produce, dairy, meats, breads, baked goods, soaps, teas, and more. Freshly cooked farm-to-table meal from The Market Café. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org.

Honesdale, Community Events
Woodland Weavers and Spinners Demonstration

Woodland Weavers and Spinners Demonstration at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10am-4pm. Stop by the library to visit and watch the spinners and weavers work. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
October 9, 2014
After School Book Club

After School Book Club (ages 9-12 ) at the Wayne County Public Library, 4-5pm. Snacks, crafts and stories. Come read, laugh and learn. 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Community Events
Concert: Phil Vassar

Phil Vassar in Concert, presented by Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in the Event Gallery, 200 Hurd Rd., 8pm. www.bethelwoodscenter.org or 866/781-2922.

Bethel, Music
Rummage sale

Rummage, bake, and deli sale in the church basement at The Equinunk United Methodist Church, 7-8:30pm. Everything you need for the coming colder weather at affordable prices.

Equinunk, Community Events
Teen Tech Time

Teen Tech Time at the Western Sullivan Public Library Jeffersonville Branch, 3-5pm. Students in grades 7 through 12 are welcome. Examine technology, learn to build computer games, design new apps, explore a possible career, or just have fun. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Lectures/discussions
Thirsty Thursdays: Praise worship service

Thirsty Thursdays, a contemporary praise service that includes a free light meal, praise and fellowship for all ages, at Dingmans Ferry United Methodist Church, 115 Myck Rd. Scheduled on Thursday throughout 2014.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10:30-11am. Ages 18 months-3 years. Explore early literacy with stories, songs, flannel boards and more. Register in person, via email KOHara@rcls.org, or call 845/482-4350.

Callicoon, Readings