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Week of May 23 2013

May 23, 2013
Free business seminar

"Using Social Media for Customer Service" a free business seminar sponsored by Greater Honesdale Partnership at The Dime Bank, 7-9pm. Presented by the Small Business Development Center of the University of Scranton. Registration required. 570/253-5492.

Honesdale, Workshop
Journey through the World of Wine

The Hub @ The Port Jervis Free Library will host certified specialist of wine, JoAnn DeGaglia, with a presentation “Wine Lovers’ Journey through the World of Wine," focused on wines found in our own backyards in New York, 6:30-8pm. 845/772-7586.

Port Jervis, Workshop
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
Live music with John Curtin

Live Music with John Curtin at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
May 24, 2013
Catskill Mountainkeeper re-use tag sale

Is spring cleaning leaving you with unwanted items in your home? You can give your discards an extra life and help Catskill Mountainkeeper by donating your gently used items to its Memorial Day Weekend Reuse Tag Sale. Donation drop off will be at the Catskill Mountainkeeper office, 9am-6pm. 845/707-1326.

Youngsville, Community Events
Creating Flyers with 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
Jason Perno at the Dancing Cat

Jason Perno will perform at the Dancing Cat Saloon on Route 17B, 6-9pm.

Bethel, Music
Live Music Friday

Live Music Friday 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
Nailed Shutt

Nailed Shutt plays its mixture of jam band (Grateful Dead), reggae and classic rock songs at the Catskill Distilling Company, 8pm. Visit www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
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
Struck

NACL opens its 2013 season with its newest original play, "struck" a multimedia journey, at the NACL Theatre, 7:30pm. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
May 25, 2013
Afternoon coffee with artist Nadya Beauharnais

Afternoon coffee with artist Nadya Beauharnais at Cocoon Coffee House, Route 6 & Bellmonte Ave., 3-5pm. Meet painter Nadya Beauharnais whose acrylics on canvas will be on exhibit at Cocoon through July 2. cocoonbarista@gmail.com or 570/226-6130.

Art, Hawley
Angler's Market

The Roscoe-Rockland Chamber of Commerce will be sponsoring a “Angler's Market” from 10am–3pm at the Roscoe Community Center. There will be a 50/50 raffle with proceeds going to the beautification projects of Roscoe. Refreshments will be provided. 607/498-5464.

Roscoe, Community Events
Barn yard sale

Billy's New Hope Barn holds a yard sale and open house, 9am-3pm. 570/253-9156.

Honesdale, Community Events
Benefit yard sale

Wayne County Historical Society benefit yard sale, 9am-4pm, Lock 31 property (Rt. 6, between Honesdale and Hawley).

Honesdale, Community Events
Catskill Mountainkeeper Memorial Day Weekend REUSE Tag Sale

The Catskill Mountainkeeper Memorial Day weekend tag sale at the Mountainkeeper office, 10am-3pm.

Youngsville, Community Events
Community yard sale

Community yard sale sponsored by First Presbyterian Church of Honesdale held around Central Park, 8am-1pm. Proceeds benefit Jr. High Mission Trip to Delaware. 570/470-8721.

Honesdale, Community Events
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
Damascus Township Historical Society opening

The Damascus Township Historical Society welcomes all to the opening of their museum for the 2013 season, 1-4pm. The museum building is located at the corner of Cochecton Turnpike (Route 371) and High School Rd. The museum will be open every Saturday thereafter from 1-4pm through the month of October.

Callicoon Center, Community Events
Farm to Table dinner

WJFF's Farm to Table Fundraiser Dinner. Tickets are $100 each and the four-course meal will be expertly prepared using ingredients donated by local farms and producers. Vegetarian option available. Call 845/482-4141.

Food, Jeffersonville
Flea market

Lumberland Fire Department Auxiliary is putting on a giant flea market at the Lumberland Town pavilion on Proctor Rd., 9am-4pm. Parking and admission are free. Vendor space is available by calling 845/856-7989.

Glen Spey, Community Events
Foraging For Food hike

The hike departs from the Coulter Visitor’s Center at Lacawac Sanctuary, 10am. Led by Nathanial Whitmore. The cost is $7 for the public, $5 for Lacawac members and children under age 9 are free. Group size is limited so reservations are recommended. Call 570/689-9494 or email info@Lacawac.org.

Lake Ariel, Outdoors
Fort Delaware opening weekend

Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History opens for the 2013 season Memorial Day weekend with a three-day market fair. 845/252-6660.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Historical Society Memorial Weekend observance

The Equinunk Historical Society will host its annual Memorial Weekend observance and free ice cream social. This year the society will honor WWII veteran John Thomas Smith and the Smith family. The program begins at noon. 570/224-6722.

Equinunk, Community Events
Liberty flea market

Multi-vendor flea market at the Liberty Elks Lodge, 8am-5pm. Hot dogs, hamburgers and beverages on sale from 11am-2pm. Benefits Elks scholarships. Free parking and admission. 845/292-3353.

Liberty, Community Events
Live music with John Curtin

Live music in the dining room with John Curtin, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
Memorial Day flea market

St. Joseph Church on Rte. 191 will hold its annual Memorial Day weekend Flea Market, 9am-3pm. 570/729-7024 or 570/224-4934.

Rileyville, Community Events
Mushroom Demo and Discussion

Mushroom Demo and Discussion with H. Leonard Bell, Visionary at the Mill Market, in the Hawley Silk Mill, 11am-1pm. Mushroom blocks will grow up to 10lbs of mushrooms. Leonard will have 3 varieties including Lions Mane, Oyster, and Shiitake. The demo will include details on how to grow your block and maybe even naturalize your mushrooms on your own property. Samples for sale at $14.50 per block. info@MillMarketPA.com or 570/390-4440.

Hawley, Workshop
Richard Parkinson at Bakers Tap Room

Richard Parkinson - Guitar & Vocal / Originals & Covers, 7pm.

Barryville, Music
River Gallery artists reception

The River Gallery is holding an artist reception for Ishwar Malleret, 6-8pm. Mixed media paintings. 845/252-3238.

Art, Narrowsburg
Singer-Songwriter: Matt Simons

Matt Simons melancholic yet catchy compositions at Harmony Presents in the Silk Mill, doors 7:15pm, show 7:30pm. Tickets: $16 advance, $20 at the door. www.silkmillharmony.com.

Hawley, Music
Square dance

There is a square dance at the Galilee Grange hall, 7-10pm. Carol & Ray are playing & calling. 845/292-6022.

Galilee, Community Events
Struck

NACL opens its 2013 season with its newest original play, "struck" a multimedia journey, at the NACL Theatre, 7:30pm. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
WCHS yard sale

The Wayne County Historical Society benefit yard sale, 9am-4pm. 570/614-8791.

Honesdale, Community Events
Weekend of Chamber Music fundraiser

A pre-festival benefit soirée kicks off Weekend of Chamber Music’s 20th anniversary in the Catskills at the Art Mill, 4-8pm. Guests will enjoy an al fresco buffet supper with wine and dessert on the veranda, and an intimate concert with pre-performance introductions to the music. The suggested minimum donation for the event is $75 per person, and advance reservations are requested. Email info@WCMconcerts.org, or 845/887-5803.

Jeffersonville, Music
Wigsticks

WIGSTICKS—Girl Talk, a Drag Show feature at The Historic Milford Theatre, 8:15pm. The show will again feature the illustrious Steady Mess and her wonderful troupe of performers. Advance tickets: $25, VIP tickets: $60. Benefits Upper Delaware GLBT Center. www.wigsticks.org.

Milford, Theatre
Yulan bake sale

Yulan Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary will hold a bake sale at the Eldred Firehouse, 8am-12 noon.

Eldred, Community Events
Zane Grey opens

The Zane Grey Museum opens for the summer season. Daily 10am-5pm. Free. 570/685-4871.

Lackawaxen, Community Events
‘Mist & Mystery’ in Bethel

“Mist & Mystery,” a two-person show featuring the works of Barbara Zweig and Kit Jones, opens at the Stray Cat Gallery, just opposite the Dancing Cat Saloon, with a reception from 4-7pm. Visit www.straycatgallery.com or call 845/423-8850.

Art, Bethel
May 26, 2013
'Mounted' gallery opening

Artist Gordon Graff presents "Mounted," artwork incorporating taxidermy and reclaimed wood, at the River Market, opening night party with food and wine, 6-9pm. Show runs until September 9. itzmaggie@yahoo.com.

Art, Barryville
Blues & BBQ Kickoff

Blues & BBQ Kickoff on the deck at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. Music by Lighten Up Blues Band, a 5-piece ensemble complete with horns. Ongoing, every Sunday through Labor Day, a rotating line-up of live music. $28 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples. Reservations recommended. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
Catskill Mountainkeeper Memorial Day Weekend REUSE Tag Sale

The Catskill Mountainkeeper Memorial Day weekend tag sale at the Mountainkeeper office, 10am-3pm.

Youngsville, Community Events
Fort Delaware opening weekend

Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History opens for the 2013 season Memorial Day weekend with a three-day market fair. 845/252-6660.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Health fair

Refuah Health center will launch a health fair at the Walmart Shopping Center parking lot. You will have the opportunity to speak to one of our doctors and discuss heath related issues. There will be some free health screenings like blood pressure and glucose level. 845/482-9394.

Monticello, Community Events
Margaretville bike ride & walk

The fifth annual bicycle ride for benefit of Catskill Area Hospice & Palliative Care, Inc., known as The Tour de Pepacton, will start on Main Street, 9am. Registration from 8-9am. Course: 25 miles around the reservoir, mostly flat terrain, or The Metric Century, 60 miles of challenging terrain. The “Float Yer Boat” walk/run will also start and end on Main Street. Registration: 8-9:30am, start at 10am. 607/326-4734.


Margaretville, Outdoors
Matamoras Color Fest

Airport Park, 1-6pm. Visit www.matamorascolorfest.com.

Matamoras, Community Events
Music festival hosts dinner-dance & auction

The Belleayre Conservatory will host its annual barbecue, dinner, dance and auction at Belleayre Mountain’s Overlook Lodge, 5pm. Cash bar and silent auction. Tickets: $65 for adults and $40 children under 14. Reservations: 845/254-5600, ext. 1344.

Highmount, Community Events
Pancake breakfast

Bethel Lions 46th annual pancake breakfast at the Kauneonga Lake Fire House, 7am-12 noon. Tickets: $7 adults; $5 children 5-12 and children under 5 are free. 845/583-6540.

Food, Kauneonga Lake
Pancake breakfast

Pancake breakfast at St. Mary’s Church Hall, 7am-12 noon. Cost: adults $7, children ages 5-12 $4, children under 5 free. 607/498-4741.

Food, Obernburg
Struck

NACL opens its 2013 season with its newest original play, "struck" a multimedia journey, at the NACL Theatre, 7:30pm. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
Tri-State Beer Tasting Showcase

The Catskill Art Society will be hosting the Tri-State Beer Tasting Showcase, a special closing event for its new exhibition, SHHH! CAS Silent Auction Benefit, 4-7pm. Tickets include hors d'oeuvres and beverages for visitors age 21 and over. Proceeds benefit the CAS Arts Center. 845/436-4227.

Art, Livingston Manor
Vesak program

Dharmakaya Retreat Center hosts a Vesak program to celebrate the significant events of Buddha Shakyamuni’s life, 2pm. Dharma teacher Colin Foote will give a talk on Buddha Shakyamuni followed by prayers and praises of Buddha. Tea and cookies served.
The event is free but donations are always welcome. RSVP: retreatus@dharmakaya.org.

Cochecton, Community Events
May 27, 2013
Damascus Memorial Day service

A Memorial Day Program in honor of our nation's veterans is being sponsored by the Damascus Township Historical Society at the Veterans Memorial near the Society's Building, 11am. The speaker will be Joseph Davis. All are welcome. 570/224-4535.

Damascus, Community Events
Fish for free day

PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center, all day. This is one of two days adults may fish for free in Pennsylvania, so no license is required. Pick up a pole and tackle box at a participating Tackle Loaner Program location, like the Lake Wallenpaupack Visitor’s Center (or bring your own) and go fishing.

Hawley, Outdoors
Fort Delaware opening weekend

Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History opens for the 2013 season Memorial Day weekend with a three-day market fair. 845/252-6660.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Memorial Day observance

Lumberland Town Hall, 10am. Refreshments served. 845/856-6372.

Glen Spey, Community Events
Pike County Historical Society Announces Additional Canasta Day for the Winter

Beginners and veterans alike are welcome to join some of Milford’s finest card players for Canasta in the Foundation Room of the Column’s Museum, located at 608 Broad Street in Milford. Wednesday, 6:30pm, as well as the fourth Monday of each month beginning in November. Call 570/296-8126 for more information or email pikemuse@ptd.net.

Milford, Community Events
May 28, 2013
Senior Citizens Club

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

Sparrowbush, 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 29, 2013
Artist’s reception

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Art, Port Jervis
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
Cooperage Farmers' Market

Wednesday Cooperage Farmers' Market, at The Cooperage. The mid-week summer market will begin May 22nd and run every Wednesday from 4-7pm through October 30th. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Food, Honesdale
Intro to eBooks

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
Jazz in the Tavern with Steven Faubel

Jazz in the Tavern with Steven Faubel, 6-8 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993. A rotating line-up of live jazz.

Hawley, Music
May 30, 2013
Book discussion

"What Alice Forgot" by Liane Moriarty book discussion at the Liberty Library, 1pm. Books & discussion questions are available at the desk approx. 1 month prior to each discussion. New members are always welcome and encouraged to join. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Lectures/discussions
Fern Ethnobotany workshop

Unusual workshop for plant and nature lovers: Fern Ethnobotany, taught by Nathaniel Whitmore at Northern Light Natural Foods, 12 noon-4pm. The workshop will include field identification, medicinal use and more. RSVP: wathakes@gmail.com.

Hawley, Workshop
Ferry Godmother Music Circuit fundraiser

Ferry Godmother Productions hosts fundraising concert at the Arboretum, Thomas Bull Memorial Park, 6:30-8:30pm. Featuring Lillie Bryant, Gabriela Tranchina, Christopher Dean Sullivan, Joe Tranchina and Ernie Colon. Tickets: $25. Space is limited; purchase of tickets in advance is suggested at www.FerryGodmother.com.

Montgomery, Music
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
Live music with John Curtin

Live Music with John Curtin at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music