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Week of April 28 2016

April 28, 2016
Free seminar

The Greater Honesdale Partnership, in conjunction with the University of Scranton Small Business Development Center, hosts “Creating Engaging Retail Displays” at The Vineyard Center, 761 Terrace St., 6-8pm. Presented by Francene Dudziec, Special Projects Coordinator. Registration required. 570/253-5492.

Honesdale, Workshop
Sullivan County Audubon Society meeting

Sullivan County Audubon Society second spring meeting in Room 113 at Sullivan County Community College, 112 College Rd., 6pm. Pizza and salad, followed by a photographic presentation of Rick Bunting's Florida Birds.

Loch Sheldrake, Lectures/discussions
Wayne County Genealogy Group meeting

The Wayne County Genealogy Group will hold its monthly meeting at the Wayne County Historical Society, 4:30pm. This month’s topic: “Cherchez la Femme: Tracking Down Your Female Ancestors.” 570/253-3240 or email wchspa@ptd.net.

Honesdale, Meeting
Women's Club of Honesdale meeting

The Women's Club of Honesdale meeting at the Chamber of Commerce Visitor's Center, 7pm. Presentation to the three high school students who were awarded this years Women's Club scholarships. Reception for the students and their families, followed by 2016-2018 election of officers.

Honesdale, Meeting
April 29, 2016
Duke Ellington Tribute Concert

The Joseph Boga Octet will swing some of Duke Ellington's greatest hits at Delaware Valley High School, 7:30pm. Joining the Octet will be the Delaware Valley Middle School and High School jazz bands under Lance Rauh, and the Keystone College Jazz Combo. Tickets $20 at the door, or $15 in advance, under 15 admitted free.

Milford, Music
Free Computer Support @ WSPL in Jeffersonville

Free Computer Support every Friday at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10am-2pm. Have questions about a new device? Or an app that isn’t working like you thought? Need help with a new computer or operating system? Get answers to these questions and more.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Free workshops to empower caregivers

The free educational series "Powerful Tools for Caregivers" will be held for six sessions at Liberty Public Library, 10am-12noon. Presented by Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County Caregiver Resource Center. Refreshments provided. 845/292-6180.

Liberty, Workshop
Harmony Presents: Alexis P. Suter & the Ministers of Sound

Alexis P. Suter & the Ministers of Sound at Harmony Presents, 8pm. Blues Music Award nominee Alexis P Suter is a powerhouse bass/baritone vocalist. The Ministers of Sound deliver Gospel, Blues, and time-honored American music.

Hawley, Music
Monti-Idol at the high school

The Monticello High School Music Honor Society hosts Monti-Idol singing competition in the Monticello High School Arnold Packer Hughs Auditorium, 7:30pm. Students perform their favorite pop songs. Tickets are $3 and proceeds help support the Monticello Performing Arts Booster Club.

Monticello, Music
Pre-K story time at the library

Pre-K story time at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 10am. This program will continue to develop early literacy skills with stories and crafts. Free. 845/794-4660.

Monticello, Community Events
Pre-K story times

Pre-K story times are every Friday at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 10:30am. This program will continue to develop early literacy skills with stories and crafts. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.

Monticello, Workshop
SLAC meeting

SLAC, the Senior Legislative Action Committee of Sullivan County, holds its meeting in the Legislative Hearing Room of the Government Center, 10am. Guest speaker Assemblywoman Aileen Gunther. 845/807-0241.

Monticello, Meeting
Wine tasting fundraiser

This 9th annual wine/food tasting fundraising event to benefit the Wayne County Public Library held at Wayne County Ford Dealership. It features 6 wine/food pairings by sponsors: Alley Whey, The Alpine, Fiesta on Main, Glass-Wine.Bar.Kitchen, Java & More at the Wayne Inn and The Mustard Seed Cafe. Tickets $35. 570/253-1220.

Honesdale, Community Events
April 30, 2016
Children's fishing derby

The Pike County Commissioners hold 20th annual fishing derby for children under 16 at Lily Pond, Pike County Park, 8am-12noon. Rain or shine. No fee. Register day of. Prizes awarded by age group. 570/296-3569.

Milford, Community Events
Commercial Driver Air Brakes Systems course

The Adult and Continuing Education Program at Sullivan BOCES is offering a Commercial Driver Air Brakes Systems course. The Class A and B Air Brakes Systems class will meet at the St. John Street Education Center in Monticello, 9am-1pm. The cost is $110. 845/295-4915.

Monticello, Workshop
Family Tea Party & Craft

Celebrate family with a Spring Tea Party at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1:30-3pm. Make a tea pot picture frame to keep or give to someone special. Registration required. Email kohara@rcls.org or call 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Foods of the Delaware Highlands Gala Dinner

The Delaware Highlands Conservancy's annual wine & food pairing dinner at Settlers Inn. Celebrates conservation accomplishments in the Upper Delaware River region. Features cuisine prepared with locally grown and produced organic ingredients, paired with fine wines, and auctions. Reservations required, $125 per person.

Food, Hawley
Harmony Presents: Addi & Jacq

Addi & Jacq at Harmony Presents, 8pm. Recently crowned the “best emerging band in NYC" as winners of the 2015 NPR-WNYC Battle of the Boroughs, Addi & Jacq (armed with nothing more than vocals and a harp) have created a diverse and compelling body of music.

Hawley, Music
Lackawaxen EMS Family Bingo

Lackawaxen EMS Family Bingo at Masthope Mountain Community, 196 Karl Hope Blvd., 7:30pm.

Masthope, Community Events
Roast beef dinner

North Branch Volunteer Fire Department 74th annual roast beef dinner, 4-8pm. Adults and take-outs $13, under 5 free. Door prizes, 50/50 cash prize.

North Branch, Community Events
Seed swap

Seed swap at Domesticities & The Cutting Garden, 1-3pm. Stop in anytime. Bring some seeds to swap. Meet some gardeners. Stay a while, chat a while, or just drop in and out. Share and get advice from others. Free.

Youngsville, Community Events
Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Annual Spring Book Sale at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Times: April 30 from 10am-2pm, and May 3 through May 6 from 12noon-5pm. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Welcome to My Haus multi-media musical journey

Tusten Theatre “Musical Progressions” Spring Concert Series presents musical duo LuxRd., at 8pm. World premiere of its theatrical song cycle “Welcome to My Haus.” The band is collaborating with local artists to create a multi-media journey through musical idioms, experiences, and eras, toward a jubilant, uplifting conclusion. 845/252-7576.

Narrowsburg, Music
World Tai Chi Chuan Day

Free event by the Monticello Tai Chi Chuan Club at HTM Fitness Studio, 153 Rose Valley Rd., 12noon. Demonstrations and films. Global health and healing event in 60 countries. 845/794-3378.

Monticello, Community Events
Yard sale

"Name Your Own Price Yard Sale" at The Dingmans Ferry United Methodist Church, 115 Myck Rd., 9am-1pm. Toys, household goods, small furniture items and much more.

Dingmans Ferry, Community Events
May 1, 2016
Adult acting workshop

Act Underground Theatre in Narrowsburg will offer an 8-week adult acting workshop (15 years and older) beginning Sunday April 3, from 10am–12noon, at the Delaware Valley Arts Center’s Krause Recital Hall, 37 Main St. Tuition is $120 for eight weeks, or $15 per session. 845/252-9915.

Narrowsburg, Theatre
Roast Pork Dinner

Blooming Grove Fire Hall, 484 Rte 739, 1-5pm. Cost: adults $13, children (10 & under) $5, children 3 and under free. All you can eat menu: roast pork with garlic, sauerkraut, or plain; BBQ available; mashed potatoes, corn, red cabbage, salad, dinner rolls, coffee, tea, iced tea, and dessert. Eat in or take out.

Lords Valley, Community Events
Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Annual Spring Book Sale at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Times: April 30 from 10am-2pm, and May 3 through May 6 from 12noon-5pm. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
The Power of Song

Town of Lumberland Cultural Series presents Middletown Concert Chorale at the Lumberland Town Hall, 1054 Proctor Rd., 3pm. Program titled "The Power of Song." Directed by Danielle Cornacchio. Tickets: adults $10, children 12 and under $5. 845/856-6372.

Glen Spey, Music
Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship

The Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship and friends will meet at the Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Earl Lory will lead a discussion on confronting religious violence, based on "Not in God’s Name" by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks.

Beach Lake, Lectures/discussions
May 2, 2016
Free Computer Support @ WSPL in Callicoon

Free computer support every Monday at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 1-5pm. Have questions about a new device? Or an app that isn’t working like you thought? Need help with a new computer or operating system? Get answers to these questions and more.

Callicoon, Community Events
Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Annual Spring Book Sale at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Times: April 30 from 10am-2pm, and May 3 through May 6 from 12noon-5pm. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Toddler Story Time

Toddler Story Time is every Monday at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 10am. It is an early literacy program for toddlers and their caregivers. This program uses rhymes, books, crafts and finger plays to develop skills that will help children get ready to read. Many activities require one-to-one adult/child interaction.

Monticello, Workshop
May 3, 2016
Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group

Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility, 170 Lake St., 6-7:30pm. Open to all caregivers/family members of individuals with Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. Refreshments served. 845/866-3247.

Liberty, Meeting
Evening Story Time

Evening Story Time is held every-other Tuesday at Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 4:30pm. This story time is for children and parents, and uses stories, games, and activities to build literacy and social skills. 845/794-4660 ext. 5.

Monticello, Workshop
Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Annual Spring Book Sale at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Times: April 30 from 10am-2pm, and May 3 through May 6 from 12noon-5pm. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
May 4, 2016
Business Group @ WSPL in Callicoon

The Business Group meets the First Wednesday of the month at the
Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 10:30am-12:30pm. Meet with like-minded professionals, share ideas, explore social media, design marketing materials, learn new technologies and more.

Callicoon, Lectures/discussions
Free Computer Support @ WSPL in Narrowsburg

Free Computer Support every Wednesday at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library, 4-8pm. Have questions about a new device? Or an app that isn’t working like you thought? Need help with a new computer or operating system? Get answers to these questions and more.

Narrowsburg, Community Events
Manage Your Finances with Mint.com

2-4pm at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Narrowsburg. In this two-hour workshop we’ll review the capabilities of mint.com for budgeting, managing your money, and staying on top of your finances. Bring your computer or use one of ours.

Narrowsburg, Workshop
Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Annual Spring Book Sale at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Times: April 30 from 10am-2pm, and May 3 through May 6 from 12noon-5pm. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
May 5, 2016
NY Bar Association Presents: Financial Decisions, Wills, and Probate

5-6pm at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library in Callicoon. Join WSPL in hosting this informational session. Sponsored by the New York State Bar Association celebrating the annual Mitchell Rabbino National Healthcare Decisions Day. Registration required. 845/887-4040.

Callicoon, Community Events
Spring Book Sale

The Friends of the Library Annual Spring Book Sale at the Jeffersonville Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library. Times: April 30 from 10am-2pm, and May 3 through May 6 from 12noon-5pm. Gently used books, DVDs, CDs, and more. 845/482-4350.

Jeffersonville, Community Events
Spring rummage sale

Spring rummage sale at Drew United Methodist Church, 4:30-7pm. 845/856-3423.

Port Jervis, Community Events