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Week of July 25 2013

July 25, 2013
Hawley Women's Club bus trip

Bus trip to the Museum of Natural History and the Hayden Planetarium with a dinner stop on the way home. Cost of $35 includes bus only. 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
Hawley Women's Club bus trip

Hawley Women's Club bus trip to the Museum of Natural History and the Hayden Planetarium with a dinner stop on the way home. Cost of $35 covers bus only. 570/226-6588.

Hawley, Community Events
Hitchin’ Cricket

The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents Hitchin’ Cricket in Central Park, 7:30pm. Food is available. Rain location Grace Episcopal Parrish hall. Bring chair or blanket. Free.

Honesdale, Music
Live Music with John Curtin

Live Music with John Curtin, 7-10 pm at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
Scultpure show

Barry Shavrick and son Zac Shavrick are having a sculpture show on their property at 115 Butrick Rd. Sculptures of every size will be on display and available for purchase. Show runs until July 28. Email zacshavrick@gmail.com.

Art, Ferndale
Weekend of Chamber at the Distillery

Catskill Distilling Company will host a Weekend of Chamber Music “Music Talks!” event, part of their summer festival, 7:30pm. Visit www.catskilldistilling.com.

Bethel, Music
Wood carving classes

11th annual NorthEast WoodCarvers Roundup at Cherry Ridge Campsites. Come and learn how to carve or improve your skills. http://newroundup.webs.com.

Honesdale, Workshop
July 26, 2013
Coal Town Rounders

“Concert in the Coop” presents Coal Town Rounders, a hard-driving traditional bluegrass band at The Cooperage, 7:30pm. BYOB. Donations will be collected at the door. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
History talk

Bernadine Lennon presents "In Flanders Fields" as part of the Plain Speaking Series at the Wayne County Historical Society, 5-6pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Live Music Friday

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

Hawley, Music
You’ve Got Mail

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

Jeffersonville, Workshop
July 27, 2013
'The Inspirational Art Show'

Clyde Washington performs "The Inspirational Art Show: The War with God" at the Days Inn, 2pm. Art exhibit and poetry readings. Followed by Debbie Fisher, 3pm. Tickets: $15. Assortment of food available at a nominal cost. 845/292-1226.

Art, Liberty
Afternoon tea

Afternoon Tea with the Master Gardeners Of CCE Sullivan County at the Michael Ritchie Big Barn Center, 1-4pm. Guest speaker Jean-David Derreumaux. Tickets cost $25 and will only be sold in advance through Master Gardeners or by calling 845/292-6180.

Hurleyville, Community Events
Amigos Band at the Silk Mill

Quintessential American folk The Amigos Band at the Hawley Silk Mill, 7:30pm. 570/588-8077, www.silkmillharmony.com.

Hawley, Music
Animal shelter flea market

The Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark will be hosting their annual flea market fundraiser to be held at the shelter, 9am-3pm. All of the proceeds go towards the care of the animals in the shelter. 845/856-3677.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Bake sale

The Kenoza Lake United Methodist Women will be holding a bake sale at the Kenoza Lake United Methodist Church, 4pm.

Kenoza Lake, Community Events
Book readings

Moody Road Studios will present “Writers in Conversation,” book readings at Maude Alley, 7pm. Wine and cheese welcome in the garden from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m., and a book signing after the reading. Visit www.moodyroadstudios.com or call 917/445-0613.

Honesdale, Readings
Bouchoux Trail hike

Bouchoux Trail hike. Join National Park Rangers for a guided hike of the Bouchoux Trail. Meet at the Bouchoux Trail Head, Lordville, NY at 10:30am. Free. 570/685-4871.

Hancock, Outdoors
Callicoon Street Fair

Vendors line the main streets of Callicoon with merchandise from A-Z. Food, music and entertainment complete the day’s activities.

Callicoon, Community Events
Chicken BBQ

The Kenoza Lake Volunteer Fire Department will hold their annual Chicken Barbeque at the firehouse on Old Taylor Road, 4:30-6:30pm.

Kenoza Lake, Community Events
Chicken BBQ

Lumberland Fire Department annual chicken BBQ at the Lumberland Firehouse, 4-7pm. Cost: adults $12, children under 10 $6. Takeouts available. 845/856-6180.

Food, Glen Spey
Comedy night

The Sullivan Hotel welcomes a night of comedy featuring Marion Grodin, at 9pm at the hotel. The evening will also host comedians J.F. Harris and Rich Kiamco. Tickets can be purchased online(www.brownpapertickets.com/event/414036) for $20 or at the door for $25. 845/796-3333.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Composting workshop

Garden series: Composting at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. Learn about the advantages of composting and how to get started. Cost: $10. Register: 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Workshop
Contra dance at The Cooperage

Contra dance from at The Cooperage, 7:30-10pm. This dance will feature music by The Ragtag Rutabagas with caller Laurie B. Come with or without a partner. Beginners are always welcome. Suggested donation: $10, kids under 15 free. Visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Community Events
EcoZone! Afternoon

EcoZone! Afternoon at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-4pm. Explore the hands-on discovery room. Cost: $5. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Fallsburg alumni luncheon

Fallsburg Alumni Association 9th annual reunion and buffet luncheon, 11am-2pm. All staff and alumni are invited. Tickets $13 for one person; $25 for two. A light buffet lunch will be available. 845/434-5371.

Fallsburg, Community Events
Flamenco trio

The New York-based flamenco trio Segue will present "Ritmo, Color, y Pasion" at the Milford Theatre, 7:30pm. Tickets: $20 at the door, or $15 in advance at www.kindredspiritsarts.org, children under 15 are admitted free.

Milanville, Music
Fundraising dinner at the Taft House

Jorge Perez and Estela Rojas are inviting a limited number of visitors to tour their home and garden and enjoy wine and three different fine pasta dishes with fresh summer salads, 6pm. Benefits the Wayne County Historical Society, and reservations are available from the society. Cost: $45 for WCHS members, $50 for non-members. 570/253-3240.

Hawley, Community Events
Grahamsville chicken BBQ

Time and the Valleys Museum annual chicken BBQ fundraiser at the Grahamsville Fairgrounds during the Old Time Fair, 2-5pm. Dinners are available to eat in or take out for $10 adults and $7 children under 8 years old. 845/985-7700.

Food, Grahamsville
Hot dog eating contest

Paulie's 8th annual celebrity hot dog eating contest at Paulie's Hot Dogs, 3pm. Benefits Make a Wish Foundation. 570/253-1998.

Honesdale, Community Events
Library book sale

The Western Sullivan Public Library Delaware Free Branch will hold its annual book sale during the Callicoon Street Fair, 9am-4pm. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Live comedy at The Sullivan Hotel

The Sullivan Hotel welcomes a night of comedy featuring Marion Grodin, 9pm. The evening will also host comedians J.F. Harris of The Del Close Marathon and The Great Canadian Laugh Off, and Rich Kiamco. Tickets can be purchased online (www.brownpapertickets.com/event/414036) for $20 or at the door for $25. 845/796-3333.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Live Music with Steven Faubel

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

Hawley, Music
Medicinal plant walk

Join herbalist Nathaniel Whitmore for a walk around the preserves in search of medicinal plants in bloom, meet at PPL Wallenpaupack Environmental Learning Center's lobby, 10am-12 noon. www.pplpreserves.com.

Hawley, Outdoors
Program on brass bands

The Equinunk Historical Society will present a program on the brass bands of Northeast Pennsylvania, 1pm. Dr. Kenneth Kreitner will tell the story of the brass bands in Wayne County between 1897 and 1901. 570/224-6722.

Equinunk, Lectures/discussions
Sunrise Walk with Gray Keeton

Enjoy the Basha Kill’s wonders from a different view, 5:30am. Meet on Haven Road off Route 209 south of Wurtsboro. 845/386-4892.

Wurtsboro, Outdoors
Tricky tray

tricky tray at St. Mary’s Parish Hall, doors open at 6pm, calling begins at 7:30pm. Over 50 baskets of all new gifts worth $25 or more. Admission: $5,includes five tickets and dessert. 607/498 4741.

Obernburg, Community Events
Under the Moon concert

Janet Burgan and Barbecue Bob and the Spareribs at Callicoon Creek Park, 8-11pm.

Callicoon, Music
Wild edibles hike

Wild edibles hike at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 10am-12 noon. No collecting will be done within the park. Call to reserve a seat in the van. Carpooling encouraged. Cost: $10. 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Yankee baseball trip

Yankees vs Tigers. Package includes grandstand infield ticket to game, round trip transportation on Rolling V Coach Bus, goody bag and tailgating. Bus departs from Liberty municipal parking lot at 8am. Pickups at Wurtsboro and Circleville Park & Rides. Game time is 1:05pm. Visit www.cdtrips.com.

Liberty, Community Events
Yard sale and flea market

The Delaware Youth Center’s annual yard sale and flea market from 9am–4pm during the Callicoon Street Fair. Selection of vendors and goods. Refreshments will be available. 845/887-5634.

Callicoon, Community Events
July 28, 2013
Afternoon of Chamber Music

An Afternoon of Chamber Music with Doris Lee, Helen Shen & Claudia Hu, pianists performing keyboard concerti by J.S. Bach, Mozart and Beethoven with the Festival String Quintet at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Event Gallery, 3pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.shandelee.org or by phone at 845/439-3277. Advanced reservations are required for all festival events. Reserved tickets are $25 and $10 for students 17 and under.

Bethel, Music
Animal shelter flea market

The Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark will be hosting their annual flea market fundraiser to be held at the shelter, 9am-3pm. All of the proceeds go towards the care of the animals in the shelter. 845/856-3677.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Arts alliance tour

Wayne County Arts Alliance presents artist’s studio tour at the Wayne County Historical Society, 2pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Community Events
Blues, Brews & BBQ

Blues, Brews & BBQ on the deck at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. Music by STaT featuring Steve Woodman and Tommy Prall. Ongoing every Sunday through Labor Day, a rotating line-up of live music & a featured local craft beer. $28 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples. Reservations recommended. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Food, Hawley
Butterfly Walk

Butterfly Walk at Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC), 1-3pm. Join David Trently on a search through the fields and around the ponds for butterflies and dragonflies. Cost: $5. Register: 570/828-2319.

Dingmans Ferry, Outdoors
Church chicken BBQ

St. Francis Xavier Church annual chicken BBQ in the church parking lot, 12 noon-2pm. $10 pp.

Food, Narrowsburg
Fire company BBQ

Equinunk Volunteer Fire Company annual chicken BBQ, 12 noon. Clams, shrimp, hot dogs, fries and beer also available. Take-outs available. Music and games. 570/224-4578.

Equinunk, Community Events
Flamenco trio

The New York-based flamenco trio Segue will present "Ritmo, Color, y Pasion" at the Hawley Silk Mill, 2pm. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Children under 15 are admitted free. Visit kindredspiritsarts.org.

Hawley, Music
Golf tournament

Roscoe Kiwanis Club's 22nd annual golf tournament at Tennanah Lake Golf Course, registration at noon, 1pm shotgun start, and a captain and crew format. Entry fee: $70 includes golf, cart, and open cocktail hour 6-7pm followed by a banquet at 7pm at the Rockland House. Trophies will be awarded and raffle tickets will be sold. All profits are used for the youth of the community. 607.498-5395 or 607/498-9929.

Roscoe, Outdoors
John Conway at Fort Delaware

Sullivan County Historian John Conway discusses Cushetunk resident Daniel Skinner and the birth of the Timber Rafting Industry on the Delaware River at Fort Delaware Museum, 2pm. 845/252-6660.

Narrowsburg, Lectures/discussions
Llearn about Llamas

"Llearn about Llamas" will be the theme of an Open Barn Day at
Foster Hill Farm, home of Snyder Quality Llamas, 1-5pm. There will be tours on the hour of the various barns and pastures that nearly 60 llamas call home. 570/296-6249.

Milford, Outdoors
Music in The Forest Series

An Afternoon with Gypsy Jazz with La Lava Jiango at Lacawac Sanctuary's Carriage House, 3pm. Tickets: $12 (members $10). www.Lacawac.org, 570/689-9494.

Lake Ariel, Music
My Machine is Powered by Clocks

Following the overlapping story lines of four time travelers, the physical theatre of Sightline explores the perplexing paradoxes of time, memory, and regret through text, dance, sound and image. At the NACL Theatre, 4pm. Tickets: $20/$10 students. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
Pancake breakfast

Youngsville Fire Department annual summer pancake breakfast at the Youngsvile Firehouse, 7am-12 noon. Adults $7, children 5-12 $4, under 5 free.

Food, Youngsville
Photography of Don Kaszner

Professional photographer Don Kaszner will exhibit a selection of photographs featuring local structures and locations during Art Appreciation Day at the Equinunk Historical Society, 12 noon. The exhibit coincides with the Equinunk Fireman's BBQ a few feet down the road. 570/224-6722.

Art, Equinunk
Sunday Matinee at the Museum

Sunday Matinee at the Museum presented by The Sullivan County Historical Society presents Sullivan County in the 20th century as told by Joe Purcell at the Sullivan County Museum, 1-4pm. Light refreshments will be served. No reservations needed. Admission is free but donations are always welcome. 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Film
Welcome Lake chicken BBQ

Welcome Lake Fire & Rescue annual chicken BBQ at the Welcome Lake Fireman's Pavilion, 1-5pm or until sold out. Donations $10. Tickets available from Fire Co. members. 570/729-7402.

Beach Lake, Food
July 29, 2013
Mah Jongg

Mah Jongg games continue at the Manchester Community Library every Monday from 1pm4pm. If you do not know the game we will teach you. All are welcome, experienced players and beginners. No charge to play. 570/224-8500.

Equinunk, Community Events
Repairing Damaged Photos

Free computer class at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg from 4-6pm; registration required. Please note the new time for this class. 845/252-3360.

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Voices & Music in Praise

The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents Voices & Music in Praise in Central Park, 7:30pm. Food is available. Rain location Grace Episcopal Parrish hall. Bring chair or blanket. Free.

Honesdale, Music
July 30, 2013
Cash Bingo

Cash Bingo at the Texas #4 Fire Company on Grove St., doors open at 5:30pm, Bingo starts at 6:30pm. Refreshments, tear-offs, fireball game, progressive jackpot, 50/50 and more. 570/253-0782.

Honesdale, Community Events
July 31, 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
Electric jam

Open Electric Jam at The Cooperage, 7:30 to 10:30pm. Hosted by Ron Milke. Come early to sign up. 570/253-2020.

Honesdale, Music
Intro to PowerPoint

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, Workshop
Jazz on the Deck with Compass Jazz Quartet

Jazz on the Deck with Compass Jazz Quartet, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993. A rotating line-up of live jazz every Wednesday.

Hawley, Music
Jeffersonville meeting

Christmas in July, bring your wish list to 17 Center Street (2nd Floor) at 7pm. Brain storming how to revitalize and rejuvenate
Jeffersonville and the surrounding area. Thinkers and doers needed. 845/482-4275.

Jeffersonville, Meeting
Portrait drawing class

Pike County Arts & Crafts portrait drawing classes are available for all artistic levels with instructor Bernard Hoffman. “Basic to Advanced Portraiture” Course, 4 two hour sessions, 2-4 pm, at Milford Borough Hall. All materials supplied. $55. 570/775-6611 or benaul@yahoo.com.

Art, Milford
Rock Hill Summer Concert Series

Rock Hill Summer Concert Series at 223 Rock Hill Drive (location for the Rock Hill farmers’ market), 6:30-8:15pm. Live music outside by a different local band each Wednesday evening. Free. Visit www.facebook.com/RockHillSummerConcertSeries.

Rock Hill, Music
Talk on the Borscht Belt

Barry Lewis will speak at the E.B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. Lewis, an editor and columnist at the Times Herald Record and former waiter and pool manager in the Catskills, will discuss the history of the resorts and give a multimedia presentation on the newspaper's project to make sure the golden age of the Borscht Belt is not forgotten. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
August 1, 2013
Antique appraisals at the library

Appraiser Richard Axtel will be available to provide an estimate of your item's worth at the Liberty Public Library, 6-8pm. There is a $5 per item appraisal fee to benefit the library (limit of 3 items per person), but general admission is free. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Community Events
Joe Stanky and the Cadets

The Wayne County Creative Arts Council presents Joe Stanky and the Cadets in Central Park, 7:30pm. Food is available. Rain location Grace Episcopal Parrish hall. Bring chair or blanket. Free.

Honesdale, Music
Jupiter Sympohny Chamber Players

An Evening of Chamber Music with Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players at the Sunset Concert Pavilion on the Festival Grounds, 8pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.shandelee.org or by phone at 845/439-3277. Advanced reservations are required for all festival events. Reserved tickets are $25 and $10 for students 17 and under.

Livingston Manor, Music
Portrait drawing class

Pike County Arts & Crafts portrait drawing classes are available for all artistic levels with instructor Bernard Hoffman. “Basic to Advanced Portraiture” Course, 4 two hour sessions, 2-4 pm, at Milford Borough Hall. All materials supplied. $55. 570/775-6611 or benaul@yahoo.com.

Art, Milford