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Week of May 9 2013

May 9, 2013
Hawley Women's Club bus trip

Bus trip to the Yuengling Brewery and Cabela's. Cost: $35, covers bus, tour and tasting. The Hawley Women's Club bus trips raise money for scholarships for WAHS seniors and donations to local charities. 570/226-6588.

Hawley, Community Events
Literacy Volunteers tutor training

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County is offering new tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. There will be 6 Thursday sessions. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Workshop
Port Jervis Free Library hosts artist's reception

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.

Art, Port Jervis
Small Business Workshop

Free SCORE Small Business Workshop at Liberty Public Library, 6:30-8pm. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Workshop
May 10, 2013
Gabe Rikard at the Dancing Cat

Local favorite Gabe Rikard returns to the Dancing Cat Saloon with southern-tinged acoustic, 7pm. www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
Intro to Microsoft Word

Free computer class at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library from 5-7pm; registration required. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Live Music Friday with Kevin Campion

Live Music Friday with Kevin Campion at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 8-11pm . info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337. A rotating line-up of live music in the lounge.

Hawley, Music
Mother's Day flower sale

Dessin Animal Shelter's Mother's Day flower sale at the Fred Miller Pavilion, 9am-5pm. All proceeds benefit homeless animals. 570/647-0620.

Honesdale, Community Events
Preschool Story Time

Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library hosts Preschool Story Time, 10:30am. Bring your child/children to the library to share stories, songs and crafts. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.

Monticello, Community Events
Rivoli theater shows 'Oblivion'

The Movie "Oblivion" will play at the Rivoli Theater from Friday, May 10 thru Thursday, May 16. The theater times are Fri. 4:30pm and 8pm, Saturday 4:30pm, 8pm and 11:30pm, Sunday 2pm, 5pm and 8pm, Wednesday 2pm and Thursday 4:30pm and 8pm. Partially benefits Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County.

Fallsburg, Film
Trout Release Day

The Upper Delaware Chapter of Trout Unlimited and Jeff Bank have together sponsored Trout in the Classroom at Sullivan West Elementary School. Fifth grade students will be celebrating “Trout Release Day” with a number of events at the junction of Rt. 52 & North Branch Road, 10am. 845/887-4714 or 845/482-4610.

Jeffersonville, Outdoors
Warbler Weekend

Warbler Weekend will begin on Friday evening, May 10 & continue through Sunday afternoon, May 12. Guided field trips will be led by Darryl Speicher, from the Pocono Avian Research Center, and other experienced guides who will identify birds by sight, sound and habitat. To register, call PEEC at 570/828-2319. The cost of the weekend is $195, which includes 2 nights of lodging & 6 meals. Commuter & day rates are also available.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
May 11, 2013
4-H Rough Riders Horse Club meeting

4-H Rough Riders Horse Club meeting, 10am, Pocono Ranchlands Stable. 570/296-3400.

Bushkill, Meeting
Afternoon tea

Wayne County Public Library hosts an afternoon tea, 1-3pm. Bring a teacup and saucer. RSVP: 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Community Events
Alice & the Glass Lake

Alice & the Glass Lake at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, 7:30pm. BYOB. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 at the door. 570/588-8077.

Hawley, Music
American Girl special event

Make accessories for your doll at "American Girl Mommy & Me" at A Stitch In Time, 11am. Instructor: Lisa Ohliger. Cost: $20. 570/253-6864.

Honesdale, Workshop
Beekeepers workshop

Sullivan County Beekeepers hold open hive demo, 12 noon. Covers hive inspections, mite checks, when to put on honey supers, how to set up bear fence. Open to anyone that wants to learn. Email TstewartF@yahoo.com.

Jeffersonville, Outdoors
Bird walk

Bird walk presented by Ron Milliken at Florence Shelly Wetlands Preserve, 6am. 570/727-3362.

Thompson, Outdoors
Bread-making class

Western Sullivan Public Library presents a sourdough bread-baking class with Vickie Diescher at at Jeffersonville’s branch library, 11am, part of a new series of free workshops titled “Hands-On Artisan: Fruits of Our Labor.” Contact lmoran@rcls.org.

Jeffersonville, Workshop
Car wash & bake sale

To benefit American Cancer Society's Relay for Life team the Miracle Walkers, at the Liberty Trading Post, 8am-4pm. Cost: $5.

Liberty, Community Events
Chimps in Tuxedos

Chimps in Tuxedos performs at the Catskill Distilling Company, with a wide variety of styles from early standards of the 40s and 50s to classic rock and Motown, starting at 8pm. Visit www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
Cooperage Farmers' Market

An indoor farmers' market at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., every Saturday from 11am-2pm. Fresh veggies, dairy, meats, breads, baked goods, coffee, teas & more. Farm-fresh lunch at The Market Cafe. Every Saturday through May. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Food, Honesdale
Craft fair

Craft fair at the Damascus Community Center, 9am-3pm. 50/50 raffle. Proceeds go to the community center. 570/729-8320, or 570/729-4217.

Damascus, Community Events
Exhibit: 'Grateful for Spring'

“Grateful for Spring” opening reception at the ARTery Gallery, 6-9pm. Show runs from May 10-June 3. 570/409-1234.

Art, Milford
Exhibit: 'People, Places & Things'

"People, Places & Things" photographs by Michael Culver opening reception at The Highlands Photographic Guild, 6-9pm. Show runs through June 2. 570/296-2440.

Art, Milford
Foodstock

WJFF 90.5 FM presents its 4th annual Foodstock food and wine festival at the Villa Roma Tennis Building, 11am-3pm. Huge indoor tasting market with over 60 vendors. Sample a variety of foods from local farmers, food producers, bakeries and restaurants as you savor an array of fine wines and imported craft beers. Tickets: in advance: $20 with wine & beer, $15 without; at the door: $25 with wine & beer, $20 without. 845/482-4141.

Callicoon, Food
Husband-wife duo at the Tusten

Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart play at the Tusten Theatre, 8pm. Admission: $22. 845/252-7272.

Narrowsburg, Music
Lake Wally Paddle

Meet at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, 12-2pm.
Presenter: Nick Spinelli, Executive Director of the Lake Wallenpaupack Watershed Management District. Registration is limited to the first 25 people. 570/253-7001 or pplpreserves@pplweb.com.

Hawley, Outdoors
Liberty Lighthouse breakfast meeting

Aglow International Liberty Lighthouse breakfast meeting at Lighthouse Ministries, 9am. Breakfast cost $4. Theme for the meeting will be "Listening to God" with a showing of Part II of the DVD "The Isaiah 9:10 Judgment" written by Rabbi Jonathan Cahn. 845/798-8129.

Liberty, Meeting
Live music with Peter Daniel

Live Music in the Dining Room with Peter Daniel, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Mother's Day flower sale

Dessin Animal Shelter's Mother's Day flower sale at the Fred Miller Pavilion, 9am-3pm. All proceeds benefit homeless animals. 570/647-0620.

Honesdale, Community Events
Mother's Day plant sale

Annuals, perennials and hanging baskets at the Summitville Firehouse, 9am-5pm. Proceeds benefit the Auxiliary to the Summitville Fire Co. #1. 845/888-2253.

Summitville, Community Events
Noah Barker Trio

Jazz trio at the Janice Center, 3pm and 7pm. Tickets: $10, $8 for students. 845/482-3324.

Jeffersonville, Music
Postcard Club show

The Half Moon Postcard Club is holding its 34th annual show and sale at the Elks' Lodge, 9am-4pm. Donation of $2 at the door. Email pottery_baskets@yahoo.com or call 845/856-5063.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Readings at the Coop

The Cooperage Project holds the first event of a new monthly reading series, “Readings at the Coop: Writers in Conversation” curated by Kelly McMasters and Mark Milroy, owners of Moody Road Studios, 7:30pm. The featured writers are Mason Currey, Owen King and Domenica Ruta. Moody Road Studios invites you to meet the authors at a reception from 5:30 to 7:15pm at the Maude Alley Garden. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Readings
Safford Farm Demo

Safford Farm Demo at the Mill Market, in the Hawley Silk Mill, Suite #111, 11am-1pm. Start your gardening season with organic herb, flower and vegetable plants from local grower Susan Carroll. Bring your curiosity and your questions and think about growing something of your own. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570/390-4440.

Hawley, Workshop
Six Hour Defensive Driving Class

St. Paul's Church, 31 Erie Ave. Cost: $40 per person. 845/468-0125.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Six Hour Defensive Driving Class

Six Hour Defensive Driving Class at St Paul's Church, 9am. $40 per person. 845/468-0125 or www.bethelsafety.com.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Tea Time

Spring tea time at St. Mary's Parish Hall, 12:30-2:30pm. Donation: ladies $10, young ladies $5. RSVP: 845/856-2624.

Port Jervis, Community Events
May 12, 2013
Claryville VFD monthly breakfast

Pancakes, eggs any style, French toast, hash-browns, sausage, 7am-noon. All freshly made. Takeouts available. $7 adults, $3 children 5 to 11, under 5 free. 845/985-7270.

Claryville, Community Events
Lookout pancake breakfast

Teeple Stevenson Young American Legion Post 765 hosts pancake breakfast at the Post home on Rt 191. Pancakes, french toast, eggs, sausage, pastries, coffee, tea and orange juice from 7:30-11:30 am. Requested donation: $7 for adults and $3 for children.

Food, Lookout
NACL on Stilts

Come be amazed by the steadiness of NACL's stilt walkers at the Callicoon farmers' market, 11am. Plus, you can find out about this years performances and The Weather Project. Email manager@sullivancountyfarmersmarkets.org.

Callicoon, Community Events
Sunday Night Cinema

The Wayne County Arts Alliance screens “Wristcutters: A Love Story” at Cinema 6, 7:30pm. Suggested donation: $5. Visit www.waynecountyartsalliance.org or 570/390-4420.

Honesdale, Film
Young Geezers

Lacawac Sanctuary’ summer Music-in-the-Forest series begins its fourth season with a performance by The Young Geezers at the Carriage House, 3pm. The Young Geezers are one of the Pocono’s favorite bluegrass and folk combos. 570/689-9494.

Lake Ariel, Music
May 13, 2013
Getting Started 2

Free computer class at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg from 6-8pm; registration required. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Retired senior volunteer luncheon

Sullivan County Retired Senior Volunteer Program Luncheon at the Villa Roma Resort on the Mezzanine 2nd floor, 11am. Bring pantry items and socks to be donated to food pantry.

Callicoon, Community Events
Wayne County Tourism event

The Wayne County Tourism Committee invites all businesses that entail lodging, attractions, and event venue organizers to a Tourism Meet and Greet event at the Silk Mill, 5-7:30pm.

Hawley, Community Events
Western Sullivan Public Library Board of Trustees meeting

The Western Sullivan Public Library Board of Trustees regular monthly meeting at the Jeffersonville Branch, 5pm. Open to the public. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
May 14, 2013
Blood drive

Red Cross blood drive at Grace Episcopal Parish Hall, 12:30-6:30pm. 1-800-RED CROSS.

Honesdale, Community Events
Casino trip

Lumberland Senior Citizens trip to Mount Airy Casino & Resort. Cost: $30. $25 free slot play, $10 in food coupon. 845/856-1464.

Glen Spey, Community Events
Lumberland Senior Center casino trip

Lumberland Senior Center trip to Mohegan Sun Pocono Downs. Bus leaves from senior center parking lot, 10:30am. Cost: $30 p/p, deposit of $15 at sign up. Includes $25 free slot play, $10 in food coupon. 845/856-1464.

Glen Spey, Community Events
Master Gardener Q&A

Do you have a garden or lawn question you can't find the answer to or a bug you can't identify? A Penn State Master Gardener will be at the Extension office, 10am-12pm, to assist you with your questions. Free. 570/296-3400.

Milford, Community Events
Master Gardener Q&A

Do you have a question about flowers, vegetables, trees, shrubs, ornamental grasses, or a fruit orchard? A Penn State Master Gardener will be at the Wayne County Extension office, 10am-12pm, to assist you with your questions. Free.

Honesdale, Community Events
Milford Garden Club meeting

The Milford Garden Club is meeting at the First Presbyterian Church, 1pm. The guest speaker is Daniel Kavenaugh and he will be giving a screen presentation offering everything you'd like to know about Dahlias. New members are always welcome. 570/686-1043.

Milford, Meeting
Senior Citizens Club

Senior Citizen Club meets at the Sparrowbush Fire House, 1pm. Coffee, cake and cards. 570/296-8335.

Sparrowbush, Meeting
Sullivan County Workforce Development Board meeting

Sullivan County Workforce Development Board meeting at Sullivan County BOCES Rubin Pollock Center – Career & Tech Dining Room, 8-9am.

Liberty, Meeting
Toddler Story Time

Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library hosts Toddler Story Time, 10:30am. Bring your child/children to the library to share stories, songs and crafts. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.

Monticello, Community Events
May 15, 2013
Children's story time

Story time at the Liberty Public Library will begin immediately following Liberty Elementary School am preschool, 10:40am. Fun crafts and great stories. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Community Events
Facebook

Free computer class at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon from 10am-12pm; registration required. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Freedom From Smoking Clinic

The American Lung Association’s 8 session program at St. Jacobi Lutheran Church, 7:30pm. Register: 570/559-7608.

Shohola, Workshop
Grey Towers bus trip

Join the Grey Towers Heritage Association and travel by bus to Simsbury, CT, the birthplace of Gifford Pinchot. The bus leaves at 8am from the lower visitor parking lot at Grey Towers National Historic Site and returns at 8pm. Tickets: $50, includes transportation, lunch and light refreshments and snacks on the return trip. RSVP. 570/296-9630 or info@greytowers.org.

Milford, Community Events
Health lecture at the Literacy Center

There will be a talk about weight "release" and blood tests at the Literacy Center, 5:30pm. A Syracuse University S.I. Newhouse-trained journalist talks about how he effectively lost over 40 pounds to return to his college weight of 30 years ago. Hear why a small but growing number of health professionals use "new" blood tests in addition to the "standard" lipid profile of LDL, HDL and Triglycerides to assess and mange their patients' vascular health. 845/423-5958.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Jazz in the Tavern with Rich Jenkins

Jazz in the Tavern with Rich Jenkins, 6-8 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Professional Women of Sullivan County meeting

The Professional Women of Sullivan County will hold their installation of officers meeting at Mr. Willy’s Restaurant. Networking will begin at 6pm followed by dinner at 6:30pm. A cash bar will be available. Dinner, with tax and tip included, costs $25. RSVP: 845/791-4501 or mjcat12@hotmail.com.

Monticello, Meeting
Rowland 4-H Youth Club meeting

Rowland 4-H Youth Club meeting, 4-6pm, Lackawaxen Fire House. Children in this club will learn arts, crafts, sewing, cooking and more. This club is looking for new members. 570/296-3400.

Lackawaxen, Meeting
May 16, 2013
'Help our Heroes' town hall meeting

Senator Lisa Baker and Bold Gold Media present "Help Our Heroes" at the PPL Environmental Leaning Center, 9-10:30am open house, 10:30am-12 noon public discussion.

Hawley, Meeting
Dance Journey

Move, groove, and express your authentic self at Dance Journey at The Cooperage, 7:15-9pm. All are welcome. No dance experience necessary. Suggested donation: $7. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
Literacy Volunteers tutor training

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County is offering new tutor training at the Literacy Center, 5:30-8:30pm. There will be 6 Thursday sessions. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Workshop
Planting day at the library

Liberty Library Planting Day, 4:30-6:30pm. Help plant new annuals and perennials in front of the library as part or its Sullivan Renaissance landscaping grant. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Outdoors
Rummage sale

Swan Lake Firehouse, 10am-2pm. 845/292-7554.

Swan Lake, Community Events