PORT JERVIS, NY — A program titled “Goodreads with Taylor” will help you if you’re struggling to decipher which books you’ve already read, which ones you want to read, when your favorite series’ next installment is due to arrive and more. It will take place on Friday, July 27 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Port Jervis Library.
LIBERTY, NY — Town of Liberty residents can take a swing at baseball or softball during a daytime clinic organized and run by ProProspects staff. The clinic, which will be held on August 4, will introduce athletes to the necessary offensive and defensive fundamentals; skills and drills, such as base running, hitting and pitching.
What was old is new again! The Long Eddy home, known as “Bluestone Terraces” due to its intricate stone walls throughout the property, has recently received a major renovation, bringing it back to its former glory. The home was built in 1867 by Dennis D.
I am sure you all know by now that my buddy, my friend, my priest, Fr. William L. Scully, OFM, Fr. Bill passed away on Sunday, July 15, 2018, 55 years to the day after he joined the seminary. My heart is broken. When I lost my parents and husband, I always had Fr. Bill. He was my go-to man.
HONESDALE, PA — Kathleen Chicoski, left, pantry director of the Wayne County Food Pantry Program, is shown receiving a check for $1,000 from Barbara Leo of the Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship (UDUUF). The food pantry program helps about 500 households each month with a bag or box of food to help stretch limited budgets.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — There will be a ribbon cutting for the new Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast Inn of the Swiss & Rose Cottages at De Bruce Farmstead on Friday, August 3 at 1 p.m. It is located at 4 Goff Rd. Enjoy a tour of the rooms, coffee and light refreshments from Rose Cottage’s chefs during your visit.
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Arts Alliance (WCAA) is calling for sketchers to participate in Sketchbook Parti 2019, celebrating its members. WCAA invites doodlers, scrawlers, scribblers and anyone else who draws to communicate their ideas through the use of pictures.
HONESDALE, PA — Tony Herzog, a member of the local Lions Club, thanked the Honesdale Rotary for donating $5,000 for the second consecutive year to support a Lions’ initiative to renovate the Honesdale Borough pool. The pool was threatened with closure in the last few years due to serious structural issues.
I used to think that by the time I reached retirement age, I’d be ready for some serious downtime. I thought that eventually all grandparents moved to Florida and played shuffleboard. But after spending an afternoon with the fine folks of the Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) of Sullivan County, I’m inclined to rethink my priorities.
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Farmers Market (WCFM) just introduced a program that will enhance the buying power of seniors shopping for fresh, local food with their vendors. If a senior spends the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program (SFMNP) vouchers at the WCFM, it will give them its own certificate worth an equivalent amount.