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Friday, November 22, 2019

Community Calendar

Friday, November 22

Classes at The Janice Center: Stepping Tones Pre-School, 9-11:30 a.m., Instrumental/voice lessons, 11-4 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

Ayurvedic Fall Cleanse Workshop 10 a.m. Join Kristen Dasenbrock to learn more about the basics of Ayurvedic cleansing at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the WSPL in Narrowsburg. Register at

Local History Hour 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Gordon MacAdam will talk about his latest project; A history of a 1911 proposal to build a dam on the Neversink River in Forestburgh that would have created a 10 mile reservoir. Ethelbert B Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. Call 794-4660 for info.

Is it Fake News? Sorting through Misinformation, Disinformation, & Trusted Information 2 - 3:30 p.m. Learn to look for key elements of misinformation to separate fact from fiction and feel more confident in the media world. Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Intro to Hoopla & Libby 3:45 - 4:30 p.m. Libby and hoopla allow you to download audiobooks, ebooks, music, movies, and more free with your Mamakating Library card. Bring your mobile device (phone or tablet) to this short introductory class and get started borrowing digitally! Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Craft Lovers 4 p.m. at the Delaware Free Branch of the WSPL in Callicoon. Make glittery book page fall leaves with Raina Bowers and more

Local Events

Second Annual Community Holiday Family Dinner & Toy Drive Giveaway at New Hope Community

LOCH SHELDRAKE - New Hope Community, an organization supporting adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities, in collaboration with the Fallsburg PBA, will be kicking off the holidays on December 10 at 3:30 p.m. hosting the 2nd Annual Community Holiday Family Dinner & Toy Drive Giveaway ... read more

Retired Teachers to meet Dec. 11

LIBERTY - The Sullivan County Retired Teachers' Association will have a meeting on December 11 at the Liberty Elks Club, Darbee Lane in Liberty.
The menu selection is roast beef or salmon. The cost for the lunch is $20 and it will be served at noon. A musical ensemble will present a program of ... read more

Mystery, Thriller & Suspense Book Club now forming

ELDRED - Starting to feel there's nothing left to stream on Netflix or Amazon Prime? Want something to take your mind off of the long dark nights (and it isn't officially winter!)? Need some crime in your life?
Join us for the formation of Sunshine Hall Free Library's Mystery, Thriller & ... read more

Local Litter Pluck on Nov. 29

SULLIVAN COUNTY - The Upper Delaware Recreation Project is organizing a local litter pluck on Friday, November 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is part of a national “Opt to Act” Day by REI.
The focus for this event is on cleaning up litter along drainage ditches, major tributaries, and the rivers ... read more

Ecumenical Thanksgiving Service to be held on Nov. 26

JEFFERSONVILLE - There will be an ecumenical Thanksgiving service on Tuesday, November 26th at 7 p.m. at the Jeffersonville First Presbyterian Church, 4907 NY-52, Jeffersonville.
Linda Simmons, lay preacher of the White Sulphur Springs United Methodist church will officiate. Music to be ... read more

Catharsis Trio at Tusten Theatre on Nov. 30

NARROWSBURG - Our Tusten Theatre “Fall Cultural Series” continues on Saturday, November 30 at 8 p.m. with Catharsis Trio, led by Ryan Keberle. Catharsis Trio brings together elements of chamber music, South American folk, indie rock, and jazz to form a unique and intimate sound of “indie ... read more

Community Garden Club of Liberty Meeting on Nov. 19

MONTICELLO - The Community Garden Club of Liberty will meet at the Crawford Library in Monticello on Tuesday, November 19 at 1 p.m. for its monthly business meeting. The members will work on a Pine Cone Mod Podge project.
Pine cones will be used for decorating the Club's Christmas tree at the ... read more

4-H Fly Tying Program to be held on Jan. 9

MIDDLETOWN - Beat those winter blues by enrolling your children (and yourself!) in Orange County 4-H's Fly Tying program. This is an excellent opportunity to learn the basic skills needed to tie flies you can use next spring when fishing season opens. The five-week program begins on Thursday, ... read more

“East Meets West” Fusion Trio at Tusten Theatre

NARROWSBURG - Our Tusten Theatre “Fall Cultural Series” continues on Saturday, November 23 at 8 p.m. with East Meets West trio featuring world-renowned classical musician Maestro Ustad Shafaat Khan accompanied by Maria Del Rio and Daniel Johnson. Co-sponsored by The Chi-Hive, this unique ... read more

‘Nora's Will' next Movies With Spirit screening Nov. 16

KERHONKSON - The delightful, clever, award-winning comedy drama “Nora's Will,” about family grievances and the power of some people to reach beyond the grave to bring people together, is the next Movies With Spirit screening, at 7 p.m. Nov. 16 at Kerhonkson Synagogue, 26 Minnewaska Trail in ... read more

15th Annual ‘Art in Sixes'

NARROWSBURG - The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance will host the 15th annual “Art in Sixes” small works exhibition from November 16 - December 22 at 37 Main Street, Narrowsburg. In what has become one of the largest group shows in the region, the 2019 exhibit features over 650 small-scale artworks by ... read more

Sullivan County Veterans Day Events 2019

WOODBOURNE: Saturday, November 9 - The 21st Annual Veterans Day Parade, sponsored by The Woodbourne Fire Company No. 1. Line up: 12:00 p.m. -Step Off: 1:00 p.m. Route 42/52 (Main Street), Woodbourne. Service to follow at Woodbourne Firehouse.
WURTSBORO: Monday, November 11 -9:00a.m.-VFW Post ... read more

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