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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Community Calendar

Tuesday, October 17

Annual Harvest Ham Dinner, Tuesday, Oct. 17, Grace Episcopal Church, 827 Church St., Honesdale. Take-outs starting at 3:30 p.m. Sit-down dinner beginning at 4:30 p.m. Adults $12. Kids (under 10) $7. 50/50 Raffle, too. For information, call Grace Church at 570-253-2760.

The Community Garden Club of Liberty will hold its Annual Plant and Bake Sale from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the cafeteria at the Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris, NY. All are welcome.

The Highland Senior Center at 725 Route 55, Eldred NY, is having a rededication of the senior and community center at 1:00 p.m. It is to be renamed in honor of Shirley Reuter who was influential in having the center built. A special ceremony will be held and Ms. Reuter who no longer lives in the area is expected to attend. All are invited to attend this festive occasion. For more info call Scotty Greenberger, President Highland Seniors Center at (845) 557-8519.

Wed, October 18th

E.B. Crawford Public Library, Monticello “Backyard Stewardship”6:00 p.m. This program is about creating a habitat that will balance your backyard, inviting some creatures and banning others, planting native and friendly pollinator plant strategies. Presented by MGV Speakers' Bureau. For more information, please call 845 704-4660

Thursday, October 19

Rummage Sale at Swan Lake Fire House. Stanton Corners Road. Bag day 10/20. Sponsored by Swan Lake Ladies Aux. 10 more

Local Events

Town of Liberty Plans Annual Halloween Parade for Saturday, October 28

LIBERTY - The Town of Liberty's annual Halloween Parade will take place Saturday, October 28. The parade will step off at 12:00 noon, and marchers and floats will journey down Main Street. Lineup for the parade will begin at 11:00 a.m. at the municipal parking lot behind the Elks Lodge.
There ... read more

Hancock to hold 10th annual Harvest Days

HANCOCK - Hancock celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Hancock Harvest Days this year on Friday and Saturday October 6 & 7 at the Hancock Town Square. This much-beloved annual event is presented by the Hancock Education Foundation.
Returning by popular demand to perform this year at the ... read more

Literacy Volunteers celebrate Family Literacy Week

SULLIVAN COUNTY - Literacy Volunteers of Sullivan County encourages people throughout New York State to observe National Adult Education and Family Literacy Week, September 24th through September 30th. Despite the significant role of literacy in today's world, often little attention is paid to ... read more

Last call for DVCS All-Class Reunion

CALLICOON — If you were a proud DVCS Eagle, then you won't want to miss this year's Delaware Valley Central School All-Class Reunion which will be held on October 7 at the Villa Roma Clubhouse Restaurant.
For just $39 per person, you will have a chance to reminisce with your former DVCS ... read more

John Neilson Gallery to host ‘Mystical Forest'

WURTSBORO - From September 30 to October 29, the John Neilson Gallery in collaboration with the Wurtsboro Art Alliance will be hosting an exhibit entitled “Mystical Forest.” The exhibit will feature a variety of images and media featuring the flora and fauna of mystical forest. The John Neilson ... read more

Jeffersonville Lions Club holding charity horse show

JEFFERSONVILLE - The Jeffersonville Lions Club will be hosting its annual charity horse show at Bridle Hill Farm on Saturday, September 30. Hunt seat and western classes for all levels of horse and rider are on the schedule. The farm is on Hemmer Road outside of Jeffersonville and spectators are ... read more

Introduction to Abhidhamma for Artists

NARROWSBURG — A talk by Karen Morris, “Introduction to Abhidhamma for Artists,” will be held on Friday, October 6, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Two Rivers Zen Community, 76 Main Street. Q&A and light refreshments will follow the talk.
The Abhidhamma discourse on the nature of perception and reality ... read more

Forum on Constitutional Convention set

LIBERTY - The New York State Constitution requires that every 20 years the people decide if a Constitutional Convention should be held to consider amendments to the State Constitution. The purpose of this Ballot Question - “Shall there be a convention to revise the Constitution and amend the same?” ... read more

Extension offers Yoga4Classrooms training for local schools

LIBERTY - Yoga4Classrooms uses mindfulness practices in the classroom to support students and teachers in behaviors that lead to a peaceful and engaged classroom environment. This is a multi-year program, spanning two academic years. With funding from the NYS Department of Health, Cornell ... read more

Discover the story of Sullivan County's new arrivals

SULLIVAN COUNTY - The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission is proud to sponsor County Historian John Conway's presentation “Strangers in Our Midst: New Ethnicities in Sullivan County History.”
Sullivan County has long been home to a rich tapestry of ethnic and religious diversity. The area ... read more

Catskills Farmers' Markets celebrating Fall harvest

LIBERTY - When summer ends, many farmers' markets are at their peak. That's the message behind the “Fall for Farmers' Markets” celebration - going on now at all seven markets in the Sullivan Catskills Farmers' Markets collective through the end of September.
Most markets are open through ... read more

‘Dinner at Douglas City' planned Oct. 26

LONG EDDY — The Basket Historical Society (BHS) of Long Eddy will be hosting a “Dinner at Douglas City” event at the Chestnut Café on Thursday, October 26 beginning at 6 p.m.
A short presentation titled “Where are you from?” will be made by members of the BHS on the early immigration to the ... read more

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