LACKAWAXEN, PA — The Woodland Weavers and Spinners Guild (WWSG) will be demonstrating spinning and weaving techniques at the Zane Grey Museum on July 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., part of the museum’s Zane Grey Days celebration .(See page 20).
HAWLEY, PA — “Warm, welcoming, friendly, helpful” are just a few of the terms used by the Hawley Public Library to describe Anne Franzo, who has been named Alma Hames Volunteer of the Year for 2017.
HONESDALE, PA — The Cooperage will kick off a new lecture series titled “Uncovering the Past: A Lecture Series Featuring Wayne County’s History” on Tuesday July 10 from 2 to 3:30 p.m.
BLOOMINGBURG, NY — A Beginning Farmer Tailgate Talks series of rotating farm-hosted potlucks will continue Tuesday, July 10 at Winterton Farms at 689 Winterton Rd. The discussion will cover maple syrup, honey, vegetable and lavender production at the Winterton operation. All Tailgate Talks are held from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
LIVINGSTON MANOR — Morgan Outdoors, 46 Main St., will host a discussion and signing of the book, “The Green Amendment: Securing Our Right to a Healthy Environment.” with its author Maya K. van Rossum, the Delaware Riverkeeper, on Saturday, July 14 at 4 p.m.
MONTICELLO, NY — The E.B. Crawford Public Library will host a presentation by Tony Nappo titled “1968 – The Year That Changed America,” using Lawrence O’Donnell’s book, “Playing With Fire: The 1968 Election and the Transformation of American Politics,” on Thursday, July 12 at 6 p.m. A Q and A session will follow the presentation.
MONTICELLO – Roberta Chambers, left, is the proud proprietor of Jamaican Rhythms, which held its official grand opening on June 28. Members of the Sullivan County Visitors Association and the Sullivan County Chamber were in attendance. She is pictured with her cashier and right-hand woman Sandra White.
The Glass Factory School was located in Dyberry Township, in the area known since the very early days of Wayne County as the “Old Glass Factory Road” or “Coffee-Pot Road.” The latter name supposedly came from the pupils at the Glass Factory School heating their lunch beverage on the school stove.
MONTICELLO, NY — E.B. Crawford Public Library will hold an exhibit for Women’s History Month honoring historic New York women whose achievements in arts, science, government, labor, education and social reform have earned them recognition as “Women of Distinction.” The exhibit will open on Tuesday, July 10 at 6 p.m.
KENOZA LAKE, NY — The Turtle Trot 10K and 10K relay will take place on Saturday, July 14, with the walk starting at 7:30 a.m. and the run starting at 8 a.m. Both start and finish at the Kenoza Lake Firehouse. There will be T-shirts for the first 50 registered participants, post-race refreshments, awards and raffle prizes.