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Week of August 8 2013

August 8, 2013
Live music with John Curtin

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

Hawley, Music
Patriot Connectors meeting

The Patriot Connectors monthly meeting, with guest speaker David Madeira at the Wallenpaupack High School Library, 7-9pm. 570/226-1460.

Hawley, 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
Shandelee Music Festival: Aiman Mussakhajayeva and Cullan Bryant

An Evening of Chamber Music with Aiman Mussakhajayeva, violin and
Cullan Bryant, piano 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
Stourbridge Lion locomotive

The Wayne County Historical Society will honor the 184th anniversary of the running of the Stourbridge Lion locomotive occasion by offering free admission. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Community Events
August 9, 2013
Art openining at DVAA

"Le dejeuner sur l’herbe” paintings by E. Morisot opens with a reception in the LOFT Gallery at the Delaware Arts Center, 7-9pm. The exhibit will be on view through August 31, 2013. 845/252-7576.

Art, Narrowsburg
Grateful Dead Night

Grateful Dead Night celebrating the life of Jerry Garcia, at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen, 8-11pm. Black Onion plays the music of the Grateful Dead. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Music
History talk

Albert G. "Ab" Rutherford presents "John C. Delaney: From Ireland
to a Congressional Medal of Honor" as part of the Plain Speaking Series at the Wayne County Historical Society, 5-6pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Penny social

Mega summer penny social sponsored by the Catholic Daughters at the Liberty Fire Dept., doors at 5:30pm, calling at 7pm. Admission: $1.

Liberty, Community Events
Plain Speaking series

Speaker Albert G. Rutherford will speak on "John C. Delaney: From Ireland to a Congressional Medal of Honor" at the Wayne County Historical Society, 5pm. 570/253-3240 or email wchspa@ptd.net.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
August 10, 2013
'Current Hues of the Hudson' art exhibit

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts presents its first art exhibition, "Current Hues of the Hudson" on display in the Event Gallery at Bethel Woods, opening reception 4-7pm. Show runs through Friday, August 23. Visit www.BethelWoodsCenter.org.

Art, Bethel
4-H Livestock Sale

Wayne County Junior 4-H Livestock Sale at the Wayne County Fairgrounds, 10am-11pm.

Honesdale, Community Events
Artful Bears Debut Picnic

Artful Bears Debut Picnic will be held on the lawn of the Pike County Community House, the Milford branch of the Pike County Public Library, 10am-noon. Debuts the Black Bear Film Festival's bear sculptures.

Milford, Community Events
Book signing party

Book signing party to introduce "Biscuit, Smudge, and The Fisherman," a children's story written by Kevin Maloney and illustrated by Joann Wells Greenbaum, at BlueStone Studio, 6-9pm. Refreshments served. 570/409-4500.

Milford, Community Events
Chicken BBQ

Pond Eddy United Methodist Church chicken BBQ at the Lumberland Town Hall, 4-7pm. Cost: $12 adults, $6 children 3-10. Takeouts available. 845/856-6004.

Food, Glen Spey
Hawley Fire Dept. flea market and bake sale

Indoor Flea Market & Bake Sale, Hawley Fire House, 9am-3pm. Call 570/290-1488 or 226-9820 or email hawleyfd@ptd.net.

Hawley, Community Events
Knot tying class

Morgan Outdoors hosts two Knots for Hiking and Camping classes. The children’s class runs from 12 noon–1pm and is geared for kids age 9 and up. The class for adults runs from 10:30–11:45am. The children’s class is $8 per person and the adult class is $12. RSVP: 845/439-5507.

Livingston Manor, Outdoors
Liberty Aglow breakfast meeting

Aglow International Liberty Lighthouse breakfast meeting at Lighthouse Ministries, 9am. Breakfast cost $4. Eileen Brey will speak. 845/798-8129.

Liberty, Meeting
Liberty Elks penny social

Penny social at Liberty Elks #1545, doors open at 5pm, calling at 7pm. Specials, door prizes & 50-50. Admission $1. 845/292-3434.

Liberty, Community Events
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
Pasta and meatball dinner

Fresh pasta and meatball dinner at the Lumberland Senior Center, 4-7pm, doors open at 3:30pm. Cost: adults $10, children 5 to 10 $5.

Food, Glen Spey
Rock band at the Distilling Company

The Catskill Distilling Company will host Dutchess County band Red Eye, specializing in classic rock, starting at 8pm. $5 cover charge. Visit www.catskilldistilling.com or call 845/583-3141 for reservations for dinner before the show.

Bethel, Music
Sawmill demonstration

Volunteers at the Joel Hill Civil War era water-powered sawmill will give sawing demonstrations and sawmill tours, 11am-3pm. 570/224-6722.

Equinunk, Community Events
Shandelee Music Festival: Julien Quentin

Julien Quentin, solo piano 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
Under the Moon concert

Gone Fishin' Band and Little Sparrow at Callicoon Creek Park, 8-11pm.

Callicoon, Music
Weather Project

NACL and a host of community groups kick-off "The Weather Project" at the NACL Theatre, 1-10pm. 845/557-0694.

Highland Lake, Theatre
August 11, 2013
Big book sale

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County will hold a huge book sale at Read It Again book store in the Literacy Center, 11am-4pm. Books priced as low as 25 cents. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, 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
Blues, Brews & BBQ

Blues, Brews & BBQ with music by the Gary Rixner Trio on the deck at Glass—wine.bar.kitchen., 6-9pm. $28 includes selections from the grill with sides of summer picnic staples. Reservations recommended. info@ledgeshotel.com or 570/226-1337.

Hawley, Community Events
Book sale

Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County book sale at its Read It Again used bookstore located in the Literacy Center, 1-4pm. Many books priced as low as 25 cents. 845/794-0017.

Monticello, Community Events
Canal Adventures

The Wayne County Historical Society's "Sundays at the Museums" programs continue with "Canal Adventures Story Time for Kids" with
Tracy Schwarz, 2pm. Free. 570/253-3240.

Honesdale, Lectures/discussions
Chicken BBQ

Annual chicken BBQ sponsored by St. Anthony's Sacred Heart parish Council at St. Anthony's Pavilion, 12 noon-3pm. Door prizes. Eat in or take out. Adults $10, children under 12 $5. 845/557-8434 or 845/856-6277.

Food, Yulan
Curiously Strong Jazz

Evening of sacred jazz with Curiously Strong Jazz, at the Whispering Pines pavilion behind the Beach Lake United Methodist Church, 6:30pm. Free. Bring lawn chair or picnic blanket. 570/729-7011.

Beach Lake, Music
Free ice cream social

Free admission, 10am-4pm, and a re-creation of Gov. Gifford Pinchot’s community ice cream social, 2-4pm, at Grey Towers National Historic Site. 570/296-9630 or www.greytowers.org.

Milford, Community Events
Jazz concert

An evening of sacred jazz by the lake at Whispering Pines, behind the Beach Lake United Methodist Church, 6:30pm. Refreshments provided and free will offering taken. Bench seating is available or bring a lawn chair. 570/729-7011.

Beach Lake, Music
Sawmill demonstration

Volunteers at the Joel Hill Civil War era water-powered sawmill will give sawing demonstrations and sawmill tours, 11am-3pm. 570/224-6722.

Equinunk, Community Events
Sullivan County Hotels

The Sullivan County Historical Society presents Sullivan County Hotels at the Sullivan County Museum, (the show will run continuously from 1-4pm). 845/434-8044.

Hurleyville, Film
August 12, 2013
Doug Rogers and the Hoi Polloy

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

Honesdale, Music
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
August 13, 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
Chinese auction

The Catskill Mountain Chapter of Hadassah will hold a Chinese auction at Temple Sholom, 7pm. Bring a wrapped item for the auction, valued at a minimum of $7, with a note hinting at what is inside the package. All proceeds will go to the Hadassah Hospital in Israel. Open to the public. Refreshments served. 845/292-8023.

Monticello, Community Events
Great books discussion group

"The Three Sisters," a play by Anton Chekhov, will be discussed at the next meeting of the great books discussion group at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 7:30pm. Copies of the play are available at the library. New members are always welcome.

Monticello, Lectures/discussions
Home-brewing beer class

Western Sullivan Public Library presents a series of workshops by local aficionados, Hands-On Artisan: Fruits of Our Labor. Learn how to brew beer at the Jeffersonville Library, 6-7:30pm.

Jeffersonville, Workshop
Vegetarian Hotel

Verb Konviser will be at the Liberty Public Library discussing the Vegetarian Hotel, 6:30pm. He will also have a vegetarian cookbook available for sale based on the recipes his mother used in the hotel. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Lectures/discussions
August 14, 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
Cindy Lee Berryhill

Cindy Lee Berryhill, a singer/songwriter whose many albums include “Garage Orchestra,” which garnered a four-star rating from Rolling Stone, performs at the Dancing Cat Saloon on Route 17B. Visit www.catskilldistilling.com or call 845/583-3141.

Bethel, Music
Cindy Lee Berryhill

Cindy Lee Berryhill, a singer/songwriter whose many albums include “Garage Orchestra,” which garnered a four-star rating from Rolling Stone, performs at the Dancing Cat Saloon on Route 17B, 7:30pm. 845/583-3141 or www.dancingcatsaloon.com.

Bethel, Music
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
Fall rummage sale

Rummage sale at the First Presbyterian Church of Port Jervis, 9am-1pm. 845/856-1231 ext. 10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Free rabies clinic

Free rabies clinic for all pets of Sullivan County residents at Town of Thompson Highway Department, 33 Jefferson St., 6-7:30pm. Dogs, cats, ferrets will be vaccinated.

Monticello, Community Events
Get Out the Vote

Get Out the Vote Rally at The Sullivan, 6pm. Voter registration, register to volunteer, free promotional material.

Rock Hill, Community Events
Nick Niles

Jazz on the Deck with Nick Niles, 6-9 pm, The Settlers Inn. desk@thesettlersinn.com or 570/226-2993.

Hawley, Music
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
August 15, 2013
Boyds Mills tree tour

Master Gardener Boyds Mills tree tour, 5:30–8pm. Forester Paul Kowalczyk will discuss tree and wildlife species, thoughts on forest management, and answer questions. Cost: $5. Children under 18 are free. 570/253-5970, ext. 4110.

Beach Lake, Outdoors
Fall rummage sale

Rummage sale at the First Presbyterian Church of Port Jervis, 9am-12 noon. 845/856-1231 ext. 10.

Port Jervis, Community Events
Improv for Kids

Mark Robinson brings his "Improv for Kids" program to the Liberty Public Library, 6:30pm. Free and open to the public. 845/292-6070.

Liberty, Workshop
International Artists of Shandelee

International Artists of Shandelee, solo pianists 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
Library book sale

The Western Sullivan Public Library's annual firehouse book sale with be held at the firehouse in Jeffersonville, 9am-3pm. Sponsored by the Friends of the Western Sullivan Public Library. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Library book sale

The annual Firehouse Book Sale for the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library at the Jeffersonville Firehouse, 9am-3pm. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Live music with John Curtin

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

Hawley, Music
Narrowsburg Fire District meeting

Narrowsburg Fire District meeting at the Narrowsburg Firehouse, 203 Bridge Street, 7pm. Open to the public.

Narrowsburg, Meeting
Networking mixer

Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Third Thursday Evening Networking Mixer sponsored by USAlliance Federal Credit Union at Bubba's BBQ, 5:30-7pm. Cost: free for members, $10 for non-members. RSVP: 845/791-4200 or office@catskills.com.

White Lake, Community Events
Tennessee Williams plays

The Liberty Free Theatre continues its Pavilion Series with “Something Unspoken” and “I Can’t Imagine Tomorrow” at the Beekman Pavilion, 7:30pm. Free.

Kauneonga Lake, Theatre
The Crackers

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

Honesdale, Music