MONTICELLO, NY — The 27th annual Sullivan County Senior Games will be held September 24 to 27 at the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center. The games consist of a slate of competitive and recreational activities to showcase and promote the development of healthier lifestyles.
DAMASCUS, PA — The Damascus Community Center penny social, which received The River Reporter’s readers’ “Best” award for 2017, will be held on Saturday, September 22. Doors open at 4:30 p.m.; calling starts 6 p.m. Food available. It will be held at the township building, just west of the Cochecton Bridge.
HONESDALE, PA — The Women’s Club of Honesdale will begin its 2018-2019 year on Thursday, September 27, at 7 p.m. with a meeting at the Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center on Commercial Street. This month’s speaker is Lisa Woods from Beach Lake Bakery, who will tell the story of the bakery.
HAWLEY, PA — The eighth annual Run-To-Read 5k, sponsored by the Hawley Public Library, will be held on Saturday, October 6, starting in Hawley’s Bingham Park.
LONG POND, PA — Thousands of children from across the country have been busy beading over the past four months to help create the longest glass beaded necklace in the world. The official measuring event will take place on Wednesday, October 3 at Pocono Raceway. The necklace will be laid out and wrapped around the seven-mile-plus track.
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.
As Sullivan County begins to make the transition from summer to autumn, the area is being overtaken by signs of the new season: crisp fall weather, leaves scattered everywhere and, of course, local apples.
COCHECTON, NY — The Cochecton Preservation Society will host Coffee, Tea and History, “Civil War & Native American Artifacts of the Delaware River Valley,” Sunday, September 23, 1 p.m. at the Cochecton Train Station, 8537 Rte. 97. The event will be held rain or shine.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties will present the DVD “Consider the Conversation: a Documentary on a Taboo Subject,” produced by Michael Bernhagen and Terry Kaldhusdal, at the Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library on Wednesday, September 26 at 6 p.m..
MONTICELLO, NY — The Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, will offer a free practice SAT exam for teens on Saturday, September 22 at 11 a.m. The test, proctored by leading test prep agency Princeton Review will take approximately four hours. Students are expected to bring their own pencils and calculators.