And music… there will always be music. Every so often all three subjects collide, creating a “perfect storm” in the entertainment world. Such was the case over the last few days, as I spent some quality time in a library, celebrated a milestone with good friends at a tavern, and saw seven films all in a row at a movie theater.
Arts & Leisure
HONESDALE, PA — Joe Flood will take the stage at The Cooperage on Saturday, September 15, joined by fellow Lost Wandering alumni also known as the Needy Greedies (Ron Sunshine on harmonica and percussion, Mark Herschler on guitar and vocals, and bassist Andres Villamil). The doors open at 7 p.m. with music starting at 7:30 p.m.
WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, NY — Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) is celebrating its Master Gardener volunteers at the annual Cornell Country BBQ & Live Auction, to be held Saturday, September 15, at the White Sulphur Springs Fireman’s Park on Shore Road. This event is rain or shine, under a covered pavilion.
There are few events in life more painful than the untimely passing of a loved one. Tragedy can be the source of immense sorrow and hopelessness, but for a group of friends in Wayne County, tragedy has been the inspiration for making the most of their time together, giving back to the community and memorializing those they have lost.
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — The Time and The Valleys Museum will open the 1930s Lost Catskill Farm behind the museum on Route 55 on Wednesday, September 12 with a program and reception at 4 p.m. Including a two-story house, outhouse, milk house, barn and electric plant; the farm is interactive, informative and fun for both children and adults.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — The Jeff Jamboree on Saturday, September 15 will kick off with a pancake breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church. At 10 a.m., bakers participating in the “Best Baked Pie Contest” may drop off entries at the Jeffersonville Firehouse. At 11:30 winners will be announced, and a pie auction will follow.
LOCH SHELDRAKE, NY — The play “Gidion’s Knot” will be performed at SUNY Sullivan in classroom C-106 on Thursday, September 6 through Sunday, September 9, 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday.
HONESDALE, PA — “The Narrative of Lucy Ann Lobdell: A Woman’s Case for Equality,” a recently released book by Lisa Macchia-Ohliger, is a fresh revival of a 19th-century autobiography written by a young mother whose need to support her family led her to dress and live in a traditionally masculine way.
MILFORD, PA — Milford Presents will host its annual end-of summer event, Septemberfest, on Saturday, September 8. This one-day musical event is located throughout the Milford Borough and is free to all who attend. All day long, sidewalks will be lined with musicians, art pieces and local vendors.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Josh Fox, the Emmy award-winning director of “Gasland,” brings his newest piece, “The Truth Has Changed,” to The Narrowsburg Union on Saturday, September 8.