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Tuesday, May 18, 2021

Community Calendar

Tuesday, May 18

WSPL Virtual Knitwitz 6:30 p.m. They've been meeting for ten years and a global pandemic is not going to stop this group of Knitwitz! Don't let the name fool you! The Knitwitz are welcoming, social, smiley and skilled…and the best part: Now they're getting together virtually! Whether you've been stitching for decades or days, all ages and forms of needleworks are encouraged. For more info and to register visit the calendar on our website at WSPLonline.org.

Sullivan Public Library Alliance and Sullvian County Youth Book Festival host Online Auction to benefit 2022 Book Festival. Now until May 24th. The second bi-annual Sullivan County Youth Book Festival (SCYBF), originally scheduled for May 29, has been postponed to the same weekend in 2022. In its place the planning committee will host an online auction to help raise money for a bigger, better festival in 2022. In light of the Festival's mission to create, sustain and nurture a culture of literacy, this online auction will feature all things related to children's literature including: Signed books and art prints, custom-made craft items, A Calico Geese quilt, personal chats with authors, themed bundles of children's books, gift certificates and more. Just like in a live auction, participants will be able to bid on any item, any number of times. Winners will be able to pick up purchases at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Library after May 24. For more info visit scybookfest.org


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Local Events

Ten Mile River Scout Museum to host live local webinars discussing the history of Rock Lake and an introduction to mushrooms

NARROWSBURG - Last summer through the fall in response to programming needs, as traditional activities were shuttered due to COVID-19 the Ten Mile River Scout Museum (the Museum) created a series of webinars.
Based on the overwhelming success the Museum had continued this program. Prior ... read more


Bus trips are back! Primetimers are off to Vermont!

MONTICELLO - The Primetimers of Temple Sholom are organizing a 5-day bus tour to scenic Vermont from September 20 to September 24, 2021.
The trip, which will leave at 8 am Monday morning, September 20, from the Temple Sholom parking lot in Monticello, will include tours of Morse Farm Maple ... read more


Zac Brown Band to perform at Bethel Woods on August 6

BETHEL - Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, a nonprofit cultural organization located in Bethel announced that multiplatinum, GRAMMY award-winning Zac Brown Band will perform at the historic site on Friday, August 6, 2021 as part of 2021's “The Comeback Tour.” Teddy Swims and Ashland Craft will join ... read more


“Freedom of Religion” concert to be held on June 6

PORT JERVIS - The Four Seasons Chorale is pleased to announce their re-scheduled concert, “Freedom of Religion”, on Sunday, June 6, 2021 at 3 p.m., in First Presbyterian Church, 60 Sussex Street, Port Jervis.
The concert derives its title from the famous Norman Rockwell painting, “The Four ... read more


The Equinunk Historical Society announces its First Porch Sale of the Season

EQUINUNK, PA - The Equinunk Historical Society, Equinunk, PA, is planning its first Calder Shop “Hello Spring” Porch Sale on Saturday, May 1, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Last year's sales were extremely popular so this year the shop is opening in early spring. Mothers' Day is on the way! The ... read more


Shohola Railroad & Historical Society presents “The Victorian Woman”

SHOHOLA, PA - Have you ever wondered what it was like to live as a woman in the mid to late 1800s? Come to the Shohola Railroad and Historical Society meeting on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 and find out.
A program titled “The Victorian Woman” will be presented by Linda Harding-Buchmann at 7p.m. at ... read more


Garnet Health to host free webinar on Head and Neck Cancer

MIDDLETOWN - As part of its Community Health Self-Care Series, Garnet Health, formerly the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, will host a free webinar on Head and Neck Cancer on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
About 550,000 cases of head and neck cancers will be diagnosed ... read more


Catskill Art Society presents “Spectral Evidence” a sculptural installation

LIVINGSTON MANOR - Catskill Art Society will present “Spectral Evidence” a sculptural installation by Brooklyn based artist Nancy Bowen at the Laundry King at 65 Main St, Livingston Manor on Saturday, May 8. The exhibitions will be on view Saturday, May 8 - Saturday, June 19, 2021.
On Saturday, ... read more


Farm Arts Collective ‘Dream On The Farm 2020' will be presented by Pocono Arts Council “Earth Speaks Exhibition” on Earth Day

DAMASCUS, PA - In celebration of Earth Day on Thursday, April 22, Farm Arts Collective is partnering with The Pocono Arts Council on presenting a public film broadcast of the 2020 live performance of DREAM ON THE FARM which was filmed on location at Willow Wisp Organic Farm in August 2020.
The ... read more


Finding Great Volunteers: They're Out There! An Interactive Workshop with Leah Worrell

LIBERTY - Join Sullivan Renaissance for an interactive workshop about engaging volunteers on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. via Zoom. The session is free; pre-registration is required. You may register at SullivanRenaissance.org or call (845) 295-2445.
Leah Worrell, Leadership and Group ... read more


Mastodons of Orange County virtual program by the Time and the Valleys Museum

GRAHAMSVILLE - Join the Time and the Valleys Museum for an online virtual program: Mastodons of Orange County on Sunday, April 11 at 2 p.m.
A large, extinct, elephant-like mammal of the Miocene to Pleistocene epochs, more than eighty mastodon remains have been recovered in New York State. ... read more


Orange County Fair Speedway welcomes race fans to the 72nd consecutive season of weekly racing on the historic Middletown Oval on April 3

Autism Awareness bonus to push Modified feature winner's share to $5,000!
MIDDLETOWN - “We're excited to have fans back in the stands as well as the Drive-In section for Opening Night,” says Orange County Fair Speedway Director of Motorsports, Brett Hearn, “And what better way to get the season ... read more


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