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Sunday, May 31, 2020


Community Calendar

Friday, May 29

ONLINE EVENT - WSPL Virtual Tech Talk Time, 1 p.m. Join Dale and learn how to research products and services with online Consumer Reports and Yelp. Register in advance on the calendar for the Zoom meeting link. Call 845-482-4350 for more info.

ONLINE EVENT - Hurleyville Performing Arts Centre Presents Don't Call It a Pivot: Performing Arts in the Pandemic 3:30 p.m. Performing Arts in the Pandemic is an online panel discussion bringing together the leaders of respected performing arts organizations of various sizes in the Hudson Valley and Catskills to discuss how they are responding to the pandemic. They will speak on how they think this moment will (or will not) have a lasting impact on the performing arts sector in the region. The event aims to build consensus around the need to invest in performing arts institutions by underscoring their significance to regional recovery efforts in the wake of COVID-19. This public event will be held free-of-charge on Zoom and simulcast on Facebook Live on the Hurleyville Performing Arts Centre's Facebook Page. A recording of the event will be made available following the event, as well as uploaded to YouTube and embedded on our website at

ONLINE EVENT - WSPL Virtual Craft Lovers with Raina, 4 p.m. Join Raina from WSPL as she shows you how to make egg carton flowers. Demonstration will be posted on the library's Facebook page and YouTube channel.

Saturday, May 30

POSTPONED - Callicoon Country Fair Main Street, Callicoon.

ONLINE EVENT - Farm Arts Collective presents 2020 Farm Days Workshops 10 a.m. via Zoom. Free. Principles of Organic Soil Management. Join soil expert, Roger Hill of Treeline Farm, in Bethany, PA, and experienced garden designer Adrianne Picciano (Dirt Diva) for a workshop on soil management for gardens. To register go to: Once registered, participants will receive the link to the Zoom event.

Sunday, May 31

POSTPONED TO SEPT. 6th - 57th Annual Antique, Classic & Custom Car Show Spring Meet. Gates open at 9 a.m. This Car Show, celebrating its 57th year, is the longest running and largest car show in Sullivan County. The Catskill Region Antique Automobile Club of America brings together old car enthusiasts to share all facets of the old car hobby. Vendors Wanted, Crafts, Auto & Non-Auto. Call Vicky at 932-8923 for details. Call 932-8923, 798-4173 or visit for info. The Sullivan Event Center 283 Rock Hill Drive, adjacent to The Crust Italian Eatery, Rock Hill.

POSTPONED - Once Upon A Time... 8 Grades, 3 R's, One Room Exhibit Opening Reception 2 p.m. Members: FREE, non-members: $10. Up until the 1950s, one room schools were commonplace in rural areas. Join us for a celebration of local one room schools, and learn about the teachers, the students, a typical school day, lessons, recess, manners, discipline and more. Includes a recreated one room school! Reservations required. Call 985-7700 or email: info@timeandthevalleys

ONLINE EVENT - HPAC Live From Home Presents The Sullivan County Chamber Orchestra 4 - 5 p.m. Each event will feature live streaming concerts and unique discussions with artists from the Sullivan County Chamber Orchestra. Practice and preparation techniques hosted by SCCO co-founders, Akiko Hosoi and Artistic Director, Andrew Trombley, The Argentinian sound with JP Jofre, Four Seasons of Sullivan County with composer Nancy Wegrzyn, Bach and beyond, and more. Visit for more info.

Tuesday, June 2

ONLINE EVENT - WSPL Community Zoom Chat, 3 p.m. This is a chance for everyone to share resources and ideas, ask questions, and to check in on each other. You can join by telephone or by videoconferencing via Zoom. The information to join the gathering is on our website calendar at The library plans on offering Community Chats every Tuesday at 3 p.m. until we re-open. Please call us at (845) 482-4350 or email for additional information.

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