CALLICOON, NY — The Callicoon Brewing Company will present acoustic Americana music featuring Jan London and John Rocklin of The Crackers, performing live on Saturday, January 14 at 8:30 p.m. There is no cover charge. The Callicoon Brewing Company is located at 16 Upper Main St.
Arts & Leisure Stories
DINGMANS FERRY, PA — The Pocono Environmental Education Center (PEEC) at 538 Emery Road will offer several cross-country skiing sessions in January. Three regular sessions will take place on Sunday, January 15 and Sunday, January 22 from 1 to 3 p.m. and on Saturday, January 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — Sullivan County Historian John Conway will give a presentation on Sullivan County’s Golden Age on Sunday, January 15 at 2 p.m. The talk, titled “500 Hotels: Sullivan County’s Golden Age (1940 - 1965),” will be presented at Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St.
HAWLEY, PA — Indie-blues and roots-rock trio The Ballroom Thieves will perform at Harmony Presents in the Hawley Silk Mill on Friday, January 13 at 8 p.m.
Those three words pop up frequently here in the Upper Delaware River region and have transformed the way I view art. While it may be perfectly fine to go to a gallery and stroll the halls making personal observations, getting a glimpse into the mind of the creator often puts a whole new spin on the subject at hand.
No, I’m not about to fill an entire page with sticky, gooey, far-too-sweet, lighter than air nothingness. Or am I? Not entirely unlike the marshmallow crème, a “fluff piece” is a form of journalism, even though there are folks who would argue the point. And in fact, it’s what I do.
HONESDALE, PA — On Sunday, January 8 at 3 p.m., Riverfolk Concerts at The Cooperage, 1030 Main St., will host a co-bill of Americana folk music and dance. The Michigan-based roots duo Red Tail Ring will share the stage with California’s neo-traditional musicians/dancers Evie Ladin & Keith Terry.
HAWLEY, PA — Wade Preston, Billy Joel’s back-up, returns for two shows in one night at Harmony Presents on Saturday, January 7 in the underground theater of the Hawley Silk Mill.
MILFORD, PA — “Delaware River Highlands Landscapes and Gardens,” an exhibition of new paintings by Milford artist Reggie Cheong-Leen, will be on exhibit at the Hotel Fauchère through February 28. There will be an opening reception on Monday, January 9, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Catskill Art Society will present a screening of the Globe’s filmed stage production of “Twelfth Night” (2015), featuring a talkback with programmer Bradley Diuguid, at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 14. Part of the CAS Film Club series of screenings, this event will take place at the Laundry King, 65 Main St.