MILFORD, PA — The ARTery Gallery will present a featured exhibit of two of its late members, Ronald DeMuth and Alvin Rosser, from August 9 through September 3. A wine and cheese reception will be held on Saturday, August 11 from 6 to 9 p.m.
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NARROWSBURG, NY — There will be a showing of the artwork of Dan Santoro, originally from Brooklyn but now living in the area, at Forage Space on Saturday, August 11 from 4 to 8 p.m. Forage Space is located at 144 Main St.
MONTICELLO, NY — This year’s Bagel Festival will take place on Sunday, August 12 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. More than 100 vendors will line Broadway selling food, crafts and more. There will be a new car show with up to 100 vehicles in 10 different classes, plus the Monticello Motor Club.
PORT JERVIS, NY — The River Valley Artists Guild will present “End of Summer,” an exhibit at four venues around town, from Monday, August 13 to Monday, September 24. The exhibition spaces will be Bon Secours Hospital cafeteria, Port Jervis City Hall, Port Jervis Free Library and Deerpark Town Hall.
Moth champions at ‘Super Stories’
HURLEYVILLE, NY — “Super Stories,” an evening of powerful storytelling, will take place on Saturday, August 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Hurleyville Arts Centre. It will feature 20-time Moth champion Adam Wade, NPR’s Ophira Eisenberg, and Moth host Peter Aguero.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Delaware Valley Opera (DVO) will present one of Mozart’s most beloved works, “The Magic Flute,” on Fridays and Saturdays, August 18 and 19, and 25 and 26 at the Tusten Theatre on Bridge Street. Times are 8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday.
HANCOCK, NY — The Suitcase Junket will be at the Hancock Town Square, 20 E. Front St., on Friday, August 17 from 7:30 to 9 p.m.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The 25th Anniversary of the Shandelee Music Festival (SMF) is the ideal time to welcome back alumna Anna Fedorova, who participated in Shandelee’s educational program in 2007 and 2008 and is now one of the world’s premier young pianists. She will perform on Sunday, August 14 beginning at 8 p.m.
HIGHLAND LAKE, NY — The North American Cultural Laboratory (NACL Theatre) presents “A Kingdom, a Chasm,” by New Orleans based theatre ensemble Vagabond Inventions, on Saturday, August 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Most of the year, I’m not all that fond of “adulting,” what with work, bills and obligations up the wazoo, but when summer rolls around, it’s easier to slip into the old mindset of a carefree childhood and make time for some good old-fashioned fun.