NARROWSBURG, NY — Poet Karen Morris and gallerists Leigh and Jonathon Slingluff invite the public to a community reading of Walt Whitman’s epic poem “Song of Myself” at Forage Space Art Gallery, 144 Main St. on Sunday, July 1 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.
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GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — The annual Denning and Claryville History Afternoon will be held at the Time and the Valleys Museum at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 8 on State Route 55.
KAUNEONGA LAKE, NY — Jonathan Charles Fox will bring his brand-new 90-minute one-man show to Bethel on Saturday, June 30 at 2 p.m. Hosted by the Bethel Council of the Arts (“BCA”) at ArtSpace, its new gallery, performance and exhibition space located at 3575 State Rte.
HIGHLAND LAKE, NY — The North American Cultural Laboratory (NACL Theatre) will welcome back the awe-inspiring, gutter-trawling, jaw-dropping, side-splitting, dream-weaving acts and artists of Manhattan’s Lower East Side palace of variety: the Slipper Room on Saturday, June 30. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. and the show starts at 8:30 p.m.
KAUNEONGA LAKE, NY — The Bethel Council of the Arts (BCA) will kick off its 2018 season with the opening of ArtSpace, located in the heart of Kauneonga Lake at 3575 State Rte. 55, on Saturday, June 30 with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m.
BARRYVILLE/SHOHOLA, PA — An afternoon of art and art-making, food and beverage, and building community is the vision for the “Life Is Not A Picnic—Make Art” event being coordinated by Alexis Siroc of the Barryville Area Arts Association for July 7 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Artists Market Community Center, 114 Richardson Ave.
HONESDALE, PA — Tim Farrell takes the stage at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., on Saturday, July 7 at 7 p.m.. Through his mastery of the intricacies and melodic grace of finger-style guitar, Farrell has the rare ability to inspire listeners to experience music on a multitude of levels.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library’s summer reading program offers a variety of activities for kids, tweens and teens this summer. Sign-ups are in progress and activities will start Monday, July 2.
MILFORD, PA — The 2018 Milford Music Festival takes place Friday through Sunday this weekend, featuring free musical performances all over town. The event was first established in 2002 as the Milford Jazz Festival, but has since expanded, and you are now just as likely to find blues, rock and pop playing as traditional jazz.
HONESDALE, PA — The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., hosts a contra dance monthly between April and December, and the next one will be held on Saturday, June 30. There will be live music by Jeanne Wassman, Judy Trudgen and Donna Lee Gregor. Caller Laurie B. will do a beginner lesson starting at 7:15 p.m., and the dancing will start at 7:30 p.m.