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Saturday, May 26, 2018

Community Calendar

Friday, May 25

Western Sullivan Public Library - Teen Zone @ Craft Lovers - For ages 11-17 Callicoon: at the Delaware Free Branch of the Western Sullivan Public Library on Friday, May 25 from 4-6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served; come for any or all of the time! Please register online at www.WSPLonline.org

Food for Thought: A Gourmet Meditation - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. located at the Kadampa Meditation Center New York located at 47 Sweeney Rd in Glen Spey. Join us at the World Peace Temple for a special ?night out that includes a relaxing guided ?meditation followed by a delicious gourmet home-style vegetarian meal. Cost is $20-$35. For more information, please visit www.kadampanewyork.org, call (845) 856-9000 or e-mail info@kadampanewyork.org.


Saturday, May 26

Phillipsport Community Center Monthly Music Night has been moved to Saturday, May 26. Doors open at 6:30 with homemade food and desserts for purchase. $2 donation at the door.

The Highland Senior Center has rescheduled their giant indoor flea market and bake sale for Saturday, May 26 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tables are available for rent for $10. The Highland Senior Center is located at 724 Route 55 in Eldred and there is plenty of parking. For more information about the Center's activities call Scotty Greenberg at (845) 557-8519.

The Friends of the Mamakating Library are pleased to offer raffle tickets for a custom handcrafted guitar, locally made of a range of fine ...read more





Local Events

Bethel Community Day shows all the town has to offer

BETHEL - Many local community groups gathered at the Duggan Community Center on Saturday, having to move inside due to the rain. The annual Bethel Community Day brings people out to see what's going on in their town.
Some of the groups that had information tables were the Literacy Volunteers of ... read more


Dancing through the Decades

ROCK HILL - Whether it was the soothing sounds of Barry White or recent hits by Bruno Mars, the dance floor was filled with attendees of the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce's Annual Fundraiser, titled “Dancing Through the Decades.”
The event took place at the Sullivan in Rock Hill, and ... read more


SUNY Sullivan's 28th Annual Kite Festival

LOCH SHELDRAKE — Kites have a very long history, as they were invented sometime in the fifth century in China from readily available materials. Silk was used for sail material fly lines due to its fine, yet high-tensile-strength, that silk is known for.
In America, the kite was once used by ... read more


Maple fun in Jeff

The Village of Jeffersonville was full of excitement last Saturday. The day began with the annual 5K Sap Run, which was won by 10-year-old Aaron Keller, and was followed by the Maple Syrup Festival where people could learn about New York State local maple syrup and participate in several fun ... read more


The Trout Parade Returns to Livingston Manor, New York in its 15th Year

LIVINGSTON MANOR - The Catskill Art Society is proud to present The 15th Annual Trout Parade on Saturday, June 9, 2018, rain or shine. Local art, crafts, children's activities, specialty foods from area vendors, and beer from nearby breweries are highlights every year - and this is going to be our ... read more


Wurtsboro's fling with spring

WURTSBORO — The scene on Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro saw water rushing down as colors of yellow, pink and blue swam towards Veteran Park with a cheering crowd for the annual Duck Race at the Wurtsboro Spring Fling.
Spring seemed to finally arrive and Wurtsboro used the fling to officially kick ... read more


Maple fun in Jeff

The Village of Jeffersonville was full of excitement last Saturday. The day began with the annual 5K Sap Run, which was won by 10-year-old Aaron Keller, and was followed by the Maple Syrup Festival where people could learn about New York State local maple syrup and participate in several fun ... read more


A hoppin' time in Yulan

The Easter Bunny made a special appearance at the Yulan Fire House on March 31 for the Ladies Auxiliary's annual spring event. On the only spring day so far, the Easter Bunny stopped by the Department's home base in Yulan for photos, crafts, cupcake decorating, and to help the kids explore the fire ... read more


Getting focused at the FocusNY photography convention

CALLICOON — Shutterbugs descended upon Callicoon for the Professional Photographers' Society of New York's FocusNY convention at the Villa Roma Resort and Conference Center. The returning event featured three full days of classes, instructional shootouts, a tradeshow and more.
Attendees were ... read more


Liberty Elks hop into Easter

LIBERTY - The Liberty Elks' Easter bunny was hopping on March 24. He posed for photos with dozens of children at the Easter Egg Hunt hosted on the ball field by Liberty Parks and Recreation. Returning to his hutch at the Elks Lodge, he posed for photos with approximately 200 children. Later, the ... read more


Santa Express arrives early in Fallsburg

FALLSBURG - Everyone knows that Santa Claus comes but once a year, and this year he came a little bit earlier than usual to the Town of Fallsburg. The huge float containing The Santa Express turned the corner at Route 42 and heading up to the Town Square exactly at 5 PM. With headlights beaming, ... read more


A musical afternoon to raise money for Nesin Scholarship

FORESTBURGH - Attendees were treated to local musical talent and brunch as Nesin Cultural Arts recently held its 8th annual fundraiser for the Eugene D. Nesin Memorial Scholarship at the Forestburgh Playhouse tavern.
“My husband passed away in February 2009,” Ellen Nesin explained. The memorial ... read more


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