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June 21, 2022

Suzanne White
Posted 6/21/22

Birthday wishes to Melinda Sue, Dorothy ‘Mildred’ Meddaugh, Dan Briggs, Lenny Zimmerman, Janet, AJ, Dali, Theresa, Kathy Chester, Lillie Pearl Harris, Judith Maidenbaum, and Al …

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June 21, 2022


Birthday wishes to Melinda Sue, Dorothy ‘Mildred’ Meddaugh, Dan Briggs, Lenny Zimmerman, Janet, AJ, Dali, Theresa, Kathy Chester, Lillie Pearl Harris, Judith Maidenbaum, and Al ‘Frunzi’ Frangipane.
Happy anniversary to Janice and Tommy Wasserman, Tanya and Noah Fox, Jay and Rick Woods, and the Zuckerman’s.
A huge light has dimmed with the passing of Mel Gitlin. Our sympathy to Joyce, Marc, Riki, extended family and many friends. Condolences to the family and friends of Sonya ‘Sonny’ Smith, who leaves behind a huge void in Fallsburg’s community spirit. Condolences to the family of Howard Levner.
Personal note II: Last week I mentioned my car accident and expressed appreciation for the response and get well wishes. This week I ask that you forgive my not mentioning Father’s Day, with a reminder to shower all the deserving Dads with love and kindness. And the mention of observing Juneteenth went out of my head completely, too!
Congratulations to Vinny ‘Sticks’ VanLowe, who plays with ‘Jamming with Jerry’, for performing at the Bethel Woods Stage Dinner and openng up for Bruce Hornsby on the 11th. It’s a major ‘fist bump’ for the talented 10 yo!
Did you know that Rita Sheehan, Bethel Town Clerk, received her Registered Municipal Clerk Renewal Certification and was recognized for 25 years of service?
Bethel Lion, Al Frangipane was recently presented with the Lions Club Screener of the Year Award from the District 20 Governor.
PSA: Virus transmission remains high. Be vigilant. SC Assistance - 845-807-0925. Public Health- 845-292-5910.
To Do: Send me your news. For Town of Bethel or Parks & Rec info: Townofbethelny.us.
Pickleball meets at Duggan gym on Tuesdays. Yoga? Contact Wagging Tail oraramat@gmail.com, The Yoga Space (585-813-1509) or Mir­iam miriamhernandezart@mac.com. Pilates? Contact Pilates Body (917-608-1437). Zumba? Find ‘Nicole Muscara-Mullally’ on FB.
Lake Superior State Park is open for boat rentals and picnicking every weekend in June, then daily through Labor Day. Swimming, beach or boating activity and rentals have begun and day or season passes are available. FMI: 845-807-0287. For more area parks and museums, use SCParks@sullivanny.us.
Drop by the recently ‘refreshed’ Past Perfect Bookstore at Duggan Community Center. To volunteer or FMI: 845-794-0017.
Business Watch: Dine, shop, support local professional and service contractors and on-line businesses. Use the BBA’s www.bethelbusiness.com [1] Member List as a reputable services resource.
Kudos to LoriRae Jewelry who hit a home run and sealed the deal, creating a collection for the Natl Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown!
And, let’s go to work. Businesses are hiring!
The first day of summer is celebrated on Tuesday, the 21st.
Mah Jongg class is held at Crawford Library on Thursdays at 10am. The Bethel Lakeside Music Series kicks off on Thursday, the 23rd, at the KL Community Gazebo Park (Rt 55 X Lake Street) at 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. Support local musicians, enjoy a lovely evening and win a raffle! Keith Newman and Lynn Reno will perform.
A Bethel Business Association networking ‘Meet & Greet’ is scheduled on Thursday at the rear of the KL Gazebo Park at 6 p.m. Surprises are in store and members are asked to bring their business promo materials and then remain for the music.
The Kauneonga Lake Farmers and Craft Market opens for the season on Mall Road in Kauneonga on Saturday, June 25 from 11 a.m - 2pm. This years’ mix includes produce, meats, dairy, artisans, crafters and live music.
The ‘Johnny Jules Band’ returns to entertain at the Hector’s Inn pavilion on Saturday night at 7 p.m. The Liberty Sound Stage’s entertainment of the week is Jenna Pelle and Eric Vanderzee at 6 p.m. (796-6113). The ‘David Walton Band’ appears at Cab Franks on Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
Culture contacts: Sup­port the arts! Bethelwoodscenter.org, Catskillartsociety.org, Delawarevalleyartsalliance.org, delawarevalleyopera.com [2], www.ebcpl.org [3], fbplayhouse.org [4], gallery222.org [5], harmonyinthewoods.org [6], Hurleyvilleartscentre.org, Narrowsburgunion.com, Nesinculturalarts.org, and scdw.net [7].
Plan your Bethel Woods calendar. Register your youngsters for the 2022 P.L.A.Y Summer Program Sessions.
Thomas Rhett takes the stage at Bethel Woods on Thursday, the 23rd. Support BCA (BCABethelArt@gmail.com), who has opened ‘ArtSpace’ for member exhibits in Kauneonga. Stop in and become a member.
Callicoon Theater is showing “Elvis” on the 24-27, every evening at 7:30 p.m. and at 2 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.
Forestburgh Play­house offers the comedic one-man play, ‘Fully Committed’, from June 21 to the 26.
Look for entertainment at Hector’s Inn, Yasgur’s Farm, Eldred-Bradstan’s Cabaret Series, Rock Hill’s Wednesday Music Series, and happenings at area restaurants or in our neighboring towns.
Suz sez, “Summer is here!”


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