NARROWSBURG, NY — The Repair Cafe Tusten is a neighborhood initiative that promotes repair as an alternative to throwing items away. In preparation for its first iteration, on Saturday January 26 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Tusten Town Hall, organizer Jill Padua is looking for volunteers.
PIKE/WAYNE COUNTY, PA — The Pike County Chamber of Commerce and the Women in Business Committee are hosting a women’s professional clothing drive until February 1, with drop off locations across the Pike and Wayne counties.
The workers of the J. S. O’Connor Rich Cut Glass Company in Hawley posed for this photo during the factory’s heyday in the 1890s. The company was one of the largest glass-cutting factories in America, as well as a major employer in Wayne County, PA.
REGION — A new community organization, called the Farm Arts Collective at Willow Wisp Organic Farm, has just launched, with plans to host programs, workshops, performances and events that engage community members in creative and educational practices in farming, art, food and ecology.
I fell asleep in my chair this weekend and woke up at 11:15 p.m., heading to bed, with not such a nice word—I forgot to write my column.
PORT JERVIS, NY — The HUB at the Port Jervis Library will host a wild medicinal herbs class, taught by herbalist Nathaniel Whitmore January 17 at 6:30 p.m. in the library’s community room.
NARROWSBURG, NY — The Chi Hive, at 22 Main St., will offer a free adult improv comedy workshop January 5 from 1 to 3 p.m. with Laurie A. Guzda.
MONTICELLO, NY — The Kiwanis Club of Monticello and its sponsored service leadership clubs were busy this holiday season.
PORT JERVIS, NY — In an annual event designed to bring comfort and joy to patients of the Bon Secours Community Hospital and residents of St. Joseph’s Place Long-Term Care Facility, located in the hospital, volunteers sang Christmas carols room to room on December 19.
MONTICELLO, NY — On December 21, many Families in need in Sullivan County arrived at the Monticello Firehouse to pick up holiday gifts, food and clothing donated by the Salvation Army.