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Saturday, December 16, 2017

Community Calendar

Friday, December 15

Come to the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library for the Holiday Book Sale held through Saturday, December 16th, during library hours. There will be plenty of gently used books, DVDs and much more to choose from! Please note we will be closing early on December 15th at 3pm. If you are interested in volunteering at this year's sale, stop in to sign up. For more information visit our website WSPLonline.org or call (845)482-4350.

The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library will be hosting their Adult Gaming Group from 1 to 4 p.m. Spend your Friday afternoons at the library playing with other adults. Cards, Scrabble, MahJong, or anything you want to bring! For more information, please call (845) 894-4660 or visit them online at https://ebcpl.org.

The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library will be hosting MakerSpace from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Enjoy another awesome MakerSpace program. Learn to Code with OzoBots, build with squigz and magnatiles, make your own LED light up bookmark, create origami animals, and more. For more information, please call (845) 894-4660 or visit them online at https://ebcpl.org.


Sat., December 16

Sip & Shop Stress Reduction Holiday Pop-Up, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Dancing Cat Saloon. Enjoy Holiday Craft Cocktails and an appetizer of Chili or Charcuterie at the Tasting Room Bar with Artisans, Bakers, Jewelery Makers & More!

Book Talk and Signing with Maya van Rossum, the ...read more





Local Events

Santa Express arrives early in Fallsburg

FALLSBURG - Everyone knows that Santa Claus comes but once a year, and this year he came a little bit earlier than usual to the Town of Fallsburg. The huge float containing The Santa Express turned the corner at Route 42 and heading up to the Town Square exactly at 5 PM. With headlights beaming, ... read more


A musical afternoon to raise money for Nesin Scholarship

FORESTBURGH - Attendees were treated to local musical talent and brunch as Nesin Cultural Arts recently held its 8th annual fundraiser for the Eugene D. Nesin Memorial Scholarship at the Forestburgh Playhouse tavern.
“My husband passed away in February 2009,” Ellen Nesin explained. The memorial ... read more


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


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