CALLICOON, NY — The Western Hotel is featuring an exhibit of the photographs of Paul T. Owen II titled “Vietnam Vignettes”—an especially topical subject matter given the buzz surrounding Ken Burns’ Vietnam documentary on PBS. The exhibit will be on view through October 20.
Arts & Leisure
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Catskill Art Society (CAS) will present two concurrent solo exhibitions at the CAS Art Center at 48 Main St. on Saturday, October 21. Featured will be the work of Elise P.
PORT JERVIS, NY — The Port Jervis Public Library will celebrate its 125th anniversary on Saturday, October 21 from 1 to 4 p.m. There will be live music with the Parting Glass Band, an edible book cake contest (drop your cakes off in the Fiction Room at 12:30 p.m.), book birthday party with K.L.
HONESDALE, PA — Swing music is coming back to to 1030 Main Street for the season, as the Little Big Band out of Milford plays for Swing Night at The Cooperage, Friday October 20, from 7 to 10 p.m., where you cannot only listen but also dance. There’ll be beginner instruction by Sandi Raub.
MILFORD, PA — In keeping with the season, Girls Night Out on Thursday, October 12, will include an after-hours ghost tour at The Columns Museum. As usual on Girls Nights Out, Milford businesses will extend their hours, staying open from 5 to at least 8 p.m.
HAWLEY, PA — The Hawley Harvest Hoedown, sponsored by the Downtown Hawley Partnership, will be held on Saturday, October 14 starting at 10 a.m. There will be cider tastings, brews, contests, demonstrations, family activities, crafts, fresh locally grown foods, local maple syrup, pies and local business specials and deals.
SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY — Chamber Music at St. Andrew’s will offer “Music for Clarinet and Strings” on Saturday, October 21 at 8 p.m. It will feature clarinetist Steven D. Hartman, principal clarinet of the New York City Ballet Orchestra (NYCBO).
NARROWSBURG, NY — In 1989, Jerry Sterner (1938–2001) wrote the play “Other People’s Money: The Ultimate Seduction,” about a small New England company that tries to fend off a hostile takeover from a crass businessman planning to liquidate its assets.
I’m feeling conflicted. On one hand, I love this time of year and the multitude of harvest festivals, hay rides and haunted houses celebrating the bounty of life-in-the-country good times. On the other hand, I’m dreading winter, knowing there will be days of feeling isolated and cut off from the outside world.
SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY — Thanks to the denizens of the Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop, the Rivoli Theatre in South Fallsburg transforms every October to the creepiest, scariest haunt around. Three floors of frights await you at the Rivoli’s Haunted Theatre Tours on Fridays and Saturdays October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27 and 28. Tours begin at 6 p.m.