Actually, it was Max Yasgur and “here” is in Bethel, NY, where Yasgur lived, worked, and raised a family with his wife Miriam before, and after, a little music festival called Woodstock.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Kelly Turturro, director of Region Three of the New York Department of Environmental Conservation travelled to the deck on Main Street in Narrowsburg on September 26 to congratulate the towns of Bethel and Tusten on reaching Bronze Certification in the state’s Climate Smart Communities program.
BETHEL, NY — Shandelee Music Festival (SMF) concludes its 25th anniversary season with the Aletheia Piano Trio in a P.L.A.Y the Classics concert at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts on Sunday, October 7 at 3 p.m. The concert will feature the music of Mozart, Faure and Shostakovich, and will be followed by a specialty dessert reception.
BETHEL, NY — The 2018 Sullivan County Opioid Use Prevention Conference, sponsored by Sullivan County Public Health Services, will be held on Wednesday, October 3 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts.
BETHEL, NY — The Leadership Summit Executive Committee (a partnership between Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Sullivan Renaissance, H2Growth Strategies, Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County, Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum) will grant two final Innovation Awards in 2018 in the amount of up to $5,000.
BETHEL, NY — There will be a fundraiser for the benefit of Dottie Roycroft at Hector’s Inn in Bethel on Saturday, September 22, at 7 p.m. Roycroft has been battling cancer since September 2017, and she has chronicled the process on a Facebook page called “My Cancer Journey” (tinyurl.com/ybtwooq5).
BETHEL, NY — Summer is over, but fall is gearing up for a strong show of seasonal delights. Apple picking, wine tasting, cider sampling and even early Christmas shopping entice us, and most weekends our area boasts one or more special harvest-season festivals.
BETHEL, NY — The Delaware Highlands Conservancy announces its annual Firefly Picnic, a free community event on Saturday, September 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. in Bethel, NY.
BETHEL, NY — Sullivan Renaissance quietly turned 18 this year. It once drew fire from skeptics scoffing at the idea that a few flowers could offer new life to a county in perilous decline.
BETHEL, NY — The Sullivan County Cadet Squadron, a local unit of the Civil Air Patrol, will host an open house on Saturday, August 18, from 12 noon to 4 p.m. at the Sullivan County International Airport.