Poster design contest, 'Catskill Legends' recognition dinner and more
Vendor and craft fair to benefit music students
MILFORD, PA — Vendor spaces are filling up quickly for the Delaware Valley (DV) Music Department Booster Club’s Vendor and Craft Fair on Saturday, April 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m at the DV High School. Applications for vendors are available at www.dvmusicdept.wordpress.com.
The fair is free and open to the public and will provide supervised children’s games and crafts to entertain the kids while their parents shop. There will be 50/50 raffles and door prizes. Refreshments, including hot and cold lunch items, will be available in the cafeteria throughout the day. All fees and donations benefit the music department’s Booster Club, which is a non-profit organization that provides scholarships and enrichment resources for music students throughout the DV school district.
Celebrating students’ creativity
WHITE MILLS, PA — On Friday, April 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, April 6 and 7, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Dorflinger Factory Museum is showing selected artworks from seventh to 12th grade Wallenpaupack, Wayne Highlands and Western Wayne students. Artworks will be judged by local working artists and awards will be given; the public will have an opportunity to vote for the People’s Choice Award. The showing is free and open to the public.
‘Catskill Legends’ recognition dinner
ROSCOE, NY — The fly fishing community is holding a recognition ceremony for Catskill Legends Agnes Van Put and Dennis Skarka. The dinner will take place on Saturday, April 13 at 5 p.m at The Rockland House; dinner options include prime rib, salmon or chicken and a vegetarian option. A silent auction at 5:30 will precede the dinner at 6 p.m, and the recognition ceremony will immediately follow dinner. There will be a cash bar, raffles and a 50/50. Tickets cost $60 and can be purchased at www.bit.ly/TRRlegendstickets.
Calling for artists with an affinity for the natural world
ARKVILLE, NY — Applications for the Catskill Center’s 2019 Platte Clove Artist-in-Residence program are due by Friday, April 12 and can be submitted online at www.catskillcenter.submittable.com/submit. For five days, artists will reside in a cabin on the edge of 208 acres of wilderness that includes hiking trails, multi-tiered waterfalls and old-growth forests. The residency is open to visual artists, writers, composers, performing artists and environmental researchers. The work produced during the residency should “foster an appreciation of the environment.” There is a $40 application fee that includes a one-year Catskill Center membership.
Show your stuff at the Hortonville Talent Show
HORTONVILLE, NY — The 33rd annual Hortonville Talent Show will take place on Saturday, April 13 at 7 p.m. at the Hortonville Presbyterian Church—the only church in town. The show is not a competition, but the judges, Carol Montana, Jonathan Fox and Dharma the Wonder Dog, will award special certificates for each act. A suggested donation of $5 per person or $10 per family will benefit the Liberty Youth Economic Group. For more information, or to reserve a spot in the lineup, call Jane at 845/887-4346 or Kathy at 845/887-4756.
Poster design contest for ‘Peace, Love & Trout’
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — “Peace, Love & Trout” is the theme of this year’s Trout Parade, which will take place on Saturday, June 8, and organizers are now accepting submissions for poster design. Submissions are due by the end of Monday, April 15. The winner of the poster design contest will recieve a $250 gift certificate to The Frame Game & Art Shoppe in Monticello. Five runners-up will receive a $50 gift certificate to Blick Art Materials. For a full list of submission guidelines, visit www.bit.ly/troutparadeposter or contact email@example.com for more information.