There are many of us who still wince upon hearing those words that most would agree were written in poor taste, and others who will literally guffaw in response to the expression that has been bandied about for an undetermined number of years.
Arts & Leisure
SHOHOLA, PA — The Barryville Area Arts Association has curated an exhibit of framed prints that traces the history of Women in Art. It is running concurrently throughout the month of March—Women’s History Month—alongside the work of contemporary female artists.
GRAHAMSVILLE, NY — Time and the Valleys Museum at 332 Main St. will offer a couple of classes for gardeners in March. On Sunday, March 12 at 2 p.m. there will be a basic seed-starting class. The Bearfoot Gardener Russel Scheirer will share seed-starting techniques and the steps that follow.
CALLICOON, NY — The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) and the Callicoon Theater present “Hidden Figures,” the story of a team of African-American women mathematicians who served a vital role in NASA during the early years of the U.S. space program, starting Friday, March 3. The film stars Taraji P.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Catskill Art Society (CAS) will present “iTraits of (H.I.M.) Haile Sleassie I,” a multi-media exhibition by Rohan Patrick (www.rohanpatrickstudio.blogspot.com) that combines video, digital audio production and digital imagery, from March 4 through March 26.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Livingston Manor Library and Morgan Outdoors are celebrating Alaska’s 1,000 mile dogsled race, the 2017 Iditarod. On Sunday, March 5, 72 dogsled teams will cross the starting line in Anchorage and race across Alaska to the finish line in Nome, concluding on March 11.
“Women are the glue of India,” Doug Hilson reflects, standing in his Callicoon Center, NY studio in front of a wall of his photographs. Soon, these revealing personal portraits of Indian women and candid shots capturing them in everyday life, mostly in rural villages, will be whisked away to New York City.
Even though my pickup is still in the shop, I’ve managed to get by—with a little help from my friends. Mother Nature has been more than kind over the last week, and the early signs of spring in the air combined with temporary wheels found me hitting the road once again, in search of both arts and leisure.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) and the Upper Delaware Writers Collective (UDWC) will host “Bring on the Thaw,” a literary reading featuring the work of local poets and writers, on Saturday, February 25 at 2 p.m. The free event will take place in the Krause Recital Hall at the Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St.
HONESDALE, PA — Riverfolk Concerts at The Cooperage will present multi-award-winning singer-songwriter Connor Garvey on Sunday, March 5 at 3 p.m. Garvey will be joined by special guests the Well Bottomers.