Welcome to our new web site!

To give our readers a chance to experience all that our new website has to offer, we have made all content freely available, through August 1, 2019.

During this time, print and digital subscribers will not need to log in to view our stories or e-editions.

How to use essential oils, H.M.S Pinafore and more

What's going on in arts and leisure August 15 to 22.


Revolutionizing health with essential oils

HONESDALE, PA — On Sunday, August 18 at 11 a.m., The Cooperage is hosting an essential oils workshop. It will be a hands-on class that answers many questions about the benefits and application of essential oils.

Limited seating is available and registration is required. Call 570/253-2020 or email info@thecooperageproject.org to sign up. There is a suggested donation of $10.

Songs of the ‘lost and mysterious South’

PHILLIPSPORT, NY — The Phillipsport Community Center continues with its monthly music night on Saturday, August 17 at 7 p.m. with So Brown. The acclaimed musician from Texas and Alabama is known for his songs about the “lost and mysterious South.”

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.bit.ly/PhillipsportCC.

‘H.M.S. Pinafore’ to set sail

NARROWSBURG, NY — The Delaware Valley Opera (DVO) is presenting the comic opera “H.M.S. Pinafore” on Saturdays and Sundays, August 17, 18, 24 and 25 at the Tusten Theater.

Tickets cost $20 and can be ordered by calling 845/887-3083 or through the DVO’s website: www.delawarevalleyopera.com.

Summer artists’ reception

PORT JERVIS, NY — The reception for UpFront Exhibition Space’s summer artists will take place on Saturday, August 17 from 6 to 9 p.m. The show, which includes work from nearly 20 different artists, will be on display until Thursday, September 26.

This event is free and open to the public. Gallery hours are 12 noon to 5 p.m., Thursday through Sunday. Call 845/754-5000 for more information.

Resorts World Catskills joins the anniversary celebration

MONTICELLO, NY — From August 16 to 18 from 6 p.m. to 12 midnight, Resorts World Catskills will be giving away $50 in free play to 50 winners every 50 minutes. In addition to the giveaways, there will be live entertainment at Bar 360.

The John Fogerty Tribute Band will play on Friday, August 16 at 8 p.m. Pearl, a Janis Joplin Tribute Band, will play on Saturday, August 17 at 8 p.m. Gratefully Yours, a Grateful Dead inspired band, will perform on Sunday, August 18 at 3 p.m.

For more information, visit www.rwcatskills.com.

‘Catskill Talks’ to host 3D-graphic artist

WURTSBORO, NY — On Saturday, August 17 at 5 p.m. at the John Neilson Gallery, Catskill Talks returns with 3D-graphic artist, Brandi Merolla. She founded her own company and has made custom 3D displays for the record industry, The Howard Stern Show and FAO Schwarz for 36+ years, while showing her fine art in galleries.

Much of her artwork focuses on honoring the environment and examining our responsibility for changing the climate. Her environmental artwork has been recognized and shown around the world.

The event is free and open to the public.


No comments on this story | Please log in to comment by clicking here
Please log in or register to add your comment