CALLICOON, NY — At one time, the Catskills were a destination getaway for the rich in famous, with some now-abandoned or revived hotels, resorts and restaurants standing in tribute to this once-thriving hotspot.
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Bethel Woods officially announced today that it will host a Music and Culture Festival this August, on the 50th anniversary of the historic 1969 Woodstock music festival.
SULLIVAN COUNTY, NY — As a way of marking the 50th Anniversary of the Woodstock Music and Art Festival in 2019, Sullivan County has arranged for the creation of 36 fiberglass doves to be stationed in locations throughout the county in the New Year. The doves are each about five-feet high and seven-feet long and have yet to be painted.
JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — WJFF Radio Catskill, community public radio for Sullivan County and NE PA, is seeking donations of records, CDs, musical instruments, stereo equipment and more for our 20th annual WJFF Music Sale to be held Saturday, November 24, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the White Sulphur Springs Fire Hall.
WURTSBORO, NY — The Wurtsboro Arts Alliance’s next Catskill Talks, scheduled for Saturday, October 20 at 5 p.m. at the John Nielsen Gallery, 73 Sullivan St., will feature three local writers talking about literature.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The public is invited to “John Burroughs & the Spirit of the Catskills,” on Saturday, September 29 at 3 p.m. at Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St. The event is an introduction to celebrated naturalist John Burroughs with Bill Birns.
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.
LIBERTY, NY — The Sullivan County Community Chorus will resume weekly Thursday evening rehearsals on Thursday, September 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the orchestra room of the Liberty Middle School, 145 Buckley St.
REGION — This September, the 47 member libraries of the Ramapo Catskill Library System (RCLS) are joining with the American Library Association and libraries nationwide for Library Card Sign-up Month, an initiative to make sure that every student has the most important school supply of all: a free library card.