Today is: Monday, July 22, 2019
National Award-winning,
Family-run Newspaper


Established 1891
Callicoon, NY | 845-887-5200
Monticello, NY | 845-794-7942
To immediately access any story, please enter the Story Number in the above box.
Monday, July 22, 2019

Calendar

Community Calendar

Friday, July 19

Select Summer Weekends at The DeBruce and The Arnold House. Join Kim Noble of Catskills Raja Yoga and Andrea Lanzetti, co-founder of Bodies & Plants provide yoga and pilates classes Saturdays at The DeBruce. All levels welcome! Open to the public. For more information, visit fostersupplyco.com.

Sullivan County Board of Realtors Golf Tournament 10 a.
m. Please join us for a day of fun and help two local charities. Two events are planned: Teams will compete during the golf tournament starting at 10 a.m. and then at 2 p.m., Cornhole Tournament to raise additional funds to be donated to the Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless along with Ride 2 Survive, Sullivan County charities. SCBR President Cathleen Breen will lead the day with registration, news, and announcements. Call 845-794-2735 for more info.

Classes at The Janice Center: Janice Center @ New Hope, 10:30 a.m.- 2:30 p.m. Instrumental/voice lessons, 11-4 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

Crafternoon: God's Eye Weaving 1 - 2 p.m. Come join certified art teacher, Ms. Nicole for an afternoon of crafting! Ages 5 and up. $10/ per child. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges will be issued. *All parents must stay on-site. Also Happening: Create a Terrarium 6 - 7:15 p.m. Come join lifestyle & style expert, Cooper Boone, for our much loved “Create a Terrarium Workshop.” Terrarium style/accessories will vary depending on the season. One glass of wine included. “Laughter no extra charge”. Workshop Fee: $45.00 (Includes all materials and terrarium) *classes are limited. Foundry42, 42 Front Street, Port Jervis.

Movie Matinee: Woodstock: 3 Days of Peace & Music (2009) 1 - 4 p.m. Call (845) 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro. Also Happening: Memories of Woodstock 7 - 9 p.m. Scheduled Speakers: Julia Fell, Assistant Curator of The Museum at Bethel Woods; Bobbi & Nick Ercoline, The famous couple wrapped in a blanket on the Woodstock album cover; Myron Gittell, Author of Woodstock '69: Three Days of Peace, Music & Medical Care. Please call to register as space is limited.

Teen Ice Cream Social! 2 p.m. Join the WSPL at Nora's Luvin Spoonful in Narrowsburg for a tour of the Ice Cream Shop and some yummy ice cream too! Register at WSPLonline.org or call 845-252-3360.

Grover M. Hermann Hospital Auxiliary Meeting 3 p.m. in the Hospital Cafeteria, 8881 NY-97, Callicoon.

Happier Hours at Roscoe Beer Co. 5 - 9 p.m. Every Friday. Live music, Delicious Food & Drink specials Every Friday Night. For info call (607) 290-5002 or roscoebeercompany.com.

Summer Fridays at The Arnold House. Live music, bonfires and drinks is our favorite way to kick off the weekend! Admission is free and all are welcome - rain or shine - kids too! Dancing is good for the soul. For info call 845-439-5070.

St. Francis Church Bazaar 6- 10 p.m. Church Parking Lot. 4020, 12791 NY-52, Youngsville.

Town of Mamakating Summer Concerts: Far Beyond Gone 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Bring a lawn chair, concession stand open. Rain or Shine at the Town of Mamakating Park 27-29 Mamakating Rd., Bloomingburg.

Bumper Jacksons at the Hancock Town Square 7:30 p.m. 20 East Front Street, Hancock. Bring your lawn chairs -- and your friends -- and be ready for another party at the Hancock Town Square!

Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop presents “A Bright New Boise” 8 p.m. Performances Fri. and Sat; Sun at 2 p.m. By Samuel D. Hunter at the Rivoli Theatre, South Fallsburg. Tickets $15, $12 for Seniors/Students/Vets. (845) 436-5336. Check out trailer on YouTube - search Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop.

Shear Madness at Shadowland Stages 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. 2 pm showing on Sunday. A hilarious whodunit. Tickets: $31 - $39. 157 Canal St., Ellenville.


Saturday, July 20

Monticello Fire Dept. Golf Tournament 7:30 registration and breakfast, 8:30 a.m. Shotgun start. Tarry Brae Golf Course, 387 Pleasant Valley Rd., South Fallsburg. For info and pricing call 794-6330. 50/50 raffle, Closet to pin/longest drive, hole in one, and a putt contest!

Summer Yard Sale 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Household items, Grannies Attic, toys, books, clothing, new items and more! Light lunch available. Monticello 1st Presbyterian Church, 11 Jones St., Monticello.

Saturday Morning Yoga in Bethel 9 a.m. $5 donation. Beekman Pavilion, Kauneonga Lake.

Classes at The Janice Center: Instrumental/voice lessons, 9 -2 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

Catholic Charities Immigration Free Legal Services 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Information session and free legal clinic for all and application assistance for DACA & green card renewals. Appointments only, walk-ins not guarenteed a consultation. To schedule and for info call 347-921-0631. Church of St. Peter, 10 Liberty St., Monticello.

Lumberland Seniors Craft Fair and Flea Market 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Indoor and outdoor tables available. Vendors wanted. Call 856-2631 for info. 1054 Proctor Road, Glen Spey.

45th Annual SummerFest 2019 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Flea Market/Indoor Yard Sale and Bling Boutique (jewelry, scarves and handbags) both open at 9 a.m. The main event opens at 11 a.m. and features Tricky Tray, Bingomania, Dunk Tank, Chicken Barbecue, Grill Tent, Beverage Tent, Homemade Baked Goods, Kids' Games & Bouncy House, Raffles, and lots more. The New York State Police K-9 Unit will be on site from 1 - 3:00 p.m., as will representatives of the Mamakating Volunteer Ambulance Corp., and Bloomingburg Volunteer Fire Company. Chicken Barbecue is serving from 4 - 6 p.m. and take-out is available. Tickets are $12.00 each and should be purchased in advance. They are available through the church office (845-733-1477).

Alcoholics Anonymous 9 a.m. St. John's Episcopal Church, 15 John's St., Monticello. www.scia-aa.com. 845-234-4841.

Farm Arts Collective Cooking Class and Market Tour 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Market Tour and Cooking Class with Red Barn Studio. Please bring food and drink to share for a potluck. Held at Narrowsburg Farmers Market at the Narrowsburg Union, 7 Erie Avenue in Narrowsburg. For info visit www.farmartscollective.org.

Bethel Woods Studio at the Woods for Families Activity 10 a.m. Beaded Wind Chimes: Create a boho-inspired wind chime using beads, bells, and natural materials. Suggested donation of $15 per family, per session. The Conservatory at Bethel Woods, 597 West Shore Road, Bethel. bethelwoodscenter.org.

Video Toons at WSPL 10 a.m. Join us for this unique workshop, as we get together to make a cartoon! Within this 1 hour class we will write and draw a storyboard, then turn it into a film with the voice and sound effects we've created! For children ages 3-12 accompanied by an adult. Please register online at www.WSPLonline.org or by calling 845-252-3360. Tusten-Cochecton Branch, Narrowsburg.

Romping Radishes at The Farm 10 a.m. Fertile Vally Farm: 361 Carley Brook Road, Honesdale, PA. Explore a diverse farm with everything from milk to animals to vegetables and maybe even a hayride! Presented by The Cooperage Project. Donations accepted at the farm. For info visit thecooperageproject.org or call (570) 253-2020.

Beading with Sue Petry 10 a.m. - 12 p.m. Free Class. Call 341-3014 for info. John Neilson Gallery, 73 Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro.
Live Music with Janet Burgan at The Narrowsburg Farmer's Market 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Narrowsburg Union, 7 Erie Ave, Narrowsburg.
Children's Story Time & Craft 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Every Wednesday & Saturday in July until July 27th. Story, Music, Craft and FUN! Free and no reservation needed. Foundry42, 42 Front Street, Port Jervis.

Babycarriers Monthly Meeting 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Join us for a FREE Babywearing meeting! Bring your babies, your baby carriers and all your questions. Try out new carriers from our learning library and receive hands on help from a Babywearing educator. All caregivers, expectant parents and children of all ages are welcome to attend. 2nd Floor Children's Program Room, E. B. Crawford Public Library, Monticello. Also happening: How to Understand Your Home WiFi 1 -2 p.m. Are you looking to brush up on your technology skills this year? Join Jonathan for this informational beginner course to help you get familiar with understanding your home WiFi, troubleshooting it and even how to speak with your cable company. We promise it will be frustration-free. For info call 794-4660.

Garden Mosaics 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Each participate will take home a garden stepping stone. This family program will be held outdoors. Rain date: August 3. There is a $5.00 materials fee for this class. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro. Call to register 888-8004.

15th Annual Reunion and Lunch Buffet/Lester Cohen Enters Fallsburg Central School District Hall of Fame 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 9 scholarships to be awarded. 3 recognition awards. $15 includes light lunch. Woodbourne Firehouse, 355 Route 52, Woodbourne. Call 866-0232 for info.

BBQ at Cooksfalls Firehall 11 a.m. till sold out. Half chicken is just $5; $7 for dinner with half chicken. Take away only. Call 607-498-4396 to have your order put aside. Sponsored by the Cooksfalls-Horton Fire Co. The fire hall is located at the entrance to the village, exit 92 heading south on Hwy 17, exit 93 heading north-west.

Bruce Conner Film Festival Showings at 12, 3 and 6 p.m. REPORT, 1963-1967, 16mm, b&w/sound, 13 minutes. Laundry King, 65 Main St, Livingston Manor. Free admission. For info visit www.catskillartsociety.org.

Ann O'Hara of the Wayne County Historical Society present “Early Families of Wayne County.” 1 p.m. The Calder Museum doors open at noon, as does the Calder Shop where you will find antiques and craft items made by local artisans, all offered at modest prices. EHS is located at 1972 Pine Mill Rd., in the center of Equinunk, PA, where Pine Mill Rd. joins Rte.191, (the Hancock Highway). Call 570-224-4466 for info.

The Cooperage On Tap: A Northern Pocono Mountains Craft Beer Festival Preview Hour 2 - 3 p.m., 3 - 6 p.m. Tickets: $10 entry fee - purchase beer & food tickets as you go $25 taster tickets- unlimited beer tastes and purchase food tickets as you go. $40 preview hour ticket - entrance into the event 1 hour prior to other ticket holders, unlimited beer tastes, 5 food tickets included and a special gift. Kids are welcome and free to attend. The Cooperage--1030 Main Street, Honesdale, PA. For more info or to buy tickets visit thecooperageproject.org.

240th Anniversary of the Battle of Minisink Event 4 p.m. Keynote speaker this year is Frank Salvati of Port Jervis, a noted expert on the French and Indian War and the Revolution. 58 County Road 168, just off Route 97, about 4 miles north of Barryville.

Gallery Exhibition Opening Reception 4 - 6 p.m. “New Take” featuring works by Katie Coughlin, Dana Duke, Elise Freda, Peter Maslow. Gallery 1906 - second floor, 41 Lower Main Street, Callicoon. Show runs July 20 - September 20. Gallery hours: Fridays & Saturdays 12-5; Sundays 12-3.

Catskill Talks 5 p.m. Animator Harrison Killian. John Neilson Gallery is located at 73 Sullivan Street in Wurtsboro. For info call 845-341-3014.

St. Francis Church Bazaar 6- 10 p.m. Church Parking Lot. 4020, 12791 NY-52, Youngsville.

Phillipsport Community Center Monthly Music Night 7 p.m. Jason Rosen Singer/guitarist playing rhythm, blues and soul followed by C Curtis Circus: This eclectic and energized band features Matt Taylor, Clark Fain and Doug Farshley. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Suggested donation $3. Homemade food and desserts available for purchase. For more info call 845-313-1772.


Sunday, July 21

Rock Hill Fire Dept. Waffle/French Toast and Pancake Breakfast. 7 a.m. - noon. Adults $8, kids under 12 $6, under 5 free. 61 Glen Wild Rd., Rock Hill. Call 794-6865 for more info.

Jeffersonville Fire Dept. Annual Pancake breakfast 7 a.m. - noon. Adults $8, kids 5-11 yrs $5, under 5 yrs free. Jeffersonville Firehouse, Main Street, Jeffersonville.

Pine Mill Community Hall Pancake Breakfast 7:30 - 11:30 a.m. The Pine Mill Community Hall, 919 Pine Mill Rd., in Equinunk, PA. Adults: $9.00, children under 10, half portion, $4.00, under four, free. Pine Mill Rd. runs from Rte. 371 in Rileyville to the center of the village of Equinunk, PA. The Hall is approximately half way between those points. Call 570-224-8500 for info.

“How Ancient the Days” Talk 10:15 a.m. Lawrence Fabian will present a talk about the time-bending archeological site in southeast Turkey known as Göbeklitepe. Berlin Township Community Center in Beach Lake, PA. For directions, visit www.uduuf.org.

Monticello Hispanic Heritage Festival & Sullivan 180 Bike Rodeo and Raffle 12 - 5 p.m. Behind the Ted Stroebele Recreation Center (rain date July 28). children aged 5-12 will be able to participate in a bicycle safety course led by a member of the Fallsburg Police Department. Participants will receive bike helmets and be entered into a raffle to win one of the bikes assembled by Jeff Bank employees. Info at sullivan180.org.

Linda Dix Lee and the Wayne County Historical Society present “Rafting the Delaware.” 1 p.m. Linda's program explores the river rafting/logging industry of the late 1800s. Call 570-224-4466 for info. EHS is located at 1972 Pine Mill Rd., in the center of Equinunk, PA, where Pine Mill Rd. joins Rte.191, (the Hancock Highway).

Soar with the Eagles Art Workshop 1 - 2:30 p.m. For children ages 7 to 10 hosted at Morgan Outdoors in Livingston Manor. Parents are asked to stay with their child for first 10 minutes and last 15 minutes. Registration fee of $5 per child for cost of materials. Following the workshop, participants will be encouraged to use their “eagle eyes” to spot bald eagles seen in our area, both flying and nesting. Each participant will take home an “Eagle Sightings” card to log in their sightings, and are encouraged to return to Morgan Outdoors to add their sighting on the regional map in the gallery.Pre-registration required, stop by or call to complete form. Minimum of 6 per class, maximum of 12 per class. 46 Main Street, Livingston Manor, 845 439 5507.

Sunday Funday at Roscoe Beer Co. 1 -4 p.m. Every Sunday in summer. Live Music By Albi, Food Specials, Fun & Games. For more info, please call (607) 290-5002 or www.roscoebeercompany.com.

Swan Lake Fire Dept. Golf Outing Shotgun start is at 1 p.m. BBQ after at Swan Lake Firehouse Field. Swan Lake Golf Course, 38 Eagle Dr, Swan Lake.

Klenengan: A Musical Gathering with Gamelan 2 p.m., led by Javanese master Darsono Hadiraharjo and joined by Christopher Miller, Cornell University's Gamelan director, and an expert ensemble from around the Northeast. Audience is welcome to come and go throughout the informal afternoon. Ensemble will perform on a beautiful array of gongs and other bronze percussion instruments. Old Pioneer Church, 669 County Road 28 in Fishs Eddy. Admission is free. Take exit 89 from Rte. 17 and follow concert signs.

Uncorked: A Northern Poconos Wine & Spirits Festival 3 - 6 p.m. Tickets: $25 per taster, $10 per non taster. Purchase tickets at thecooperageproject.org. All proceeds raised will benefit The Cooperage Project and Lacawac Sanctuary. This is a 21 and older event. For more info visit www.thecooperageproject.org or call (570) 253-2020. 1030 Main Street Honesdale, PA.

Open Mic 3 - 6 p.m. Every Sunday. Hosted by Elizabeth Rose. Sign up to play or just come to watch some of the best local musicians and songwriters in the area! For info call (845) 886-9882. Rafter's Tavern, 28 Upper Main St., Callicoon.

Sunday BBQ Series at The North Branch Inn 5:30 p.m. Bring the kids, grab your friends & make some new ones for all you can eat smoked meats, classic BBQ sides and dessert. $29 per person, every Sunday in July & August. Full cash bar featuring buckets of beer also available. northbranchinn.com.

Kiwanis of Woodridge Silent Auction and Cocktail Party Gala 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Enjoy great food (cash bar) and fabulous prizes, including vacation packages, Yankees and Mets tickets, and much, much more. Tickets are $40.00 per person, purchased from our website, Facebook page, Eventbrite, or at the door. Please call 845-514-3697 or 845-866-3204 for info. Eagle's Nest Restaurant, 58 Eagle's Nest Rd., Bloomingburg.


Monday, July 22

Storytime under the Stars 5 p.m. Join us as we read together, sing songs, learn age-old rhymes, participate in felt board type activities, create a stellar craft and play with our friends! Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the WSPL. Register at WSPLonline.org or call 845-252-3360. Also Happening: Narrowsburg Knitting Group. Every Monday at 6 p.m. at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch.

E. B. Crawford Public Library in Monticello Writers Group 6 - 7:45 p.m. Attend a twice monthly meeting of aspiring writers working together with others to hone their craft. For more info, please call 845 794-4660.


Tuesday, July 23

WSPL Children's Garden Club 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. This structured program, closely follows the Junior Master Gardeners Curriculum to help students learn all about gardening. Registration is required, classes are intended for children ages 7-11. Tusten-Cochecton Branch. Register at WSPLonline.org.

Children's Story Time & Craft 10:30 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Every Wednesday & Saturday in July until July 27th. Story, Music, Craft and FUN! Free and no reservation needed. Foundry42, 42 Front Street, Port Jervis.

Kids Lunch Party 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Free lunch Monday through Friday for children ages 0-18. No sign ups, no income requirements. Activities, workshops, arts & crafts, music and fun! Lunch runs until August 6. The Cooperage, 1030 Main Street, Honesdale, PA.

Eating Bravely: A Nutrition Support Group 4:15 - 5 p.m. Join us to learn tips and tricks to eating healthy. Bring your questions and favorite healthy recipes. Ellenville Regional Hospital, Lower Conference Room. To sign up call Shanna Nigro at 647-6400 ext. 336.
Gian Carlo Menotti's The Medium 5:30 p.m. An introductory lecture by Delaware Valley Opera. Ray Scheindlin, a member of DVO's chorus and retired literature professor, will introduce Menotti's opera to our community. Delaware Free Branch of the WSPL. Register at WSPLonline.org or call 845-887-4040.

E. B. Crawford Library Monthly Mindfulness Program 6 p.m. Pamela Zaitchick, RN, will present a Mindfulness program on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Making time for Mindfulness can be the beginning of new ways to positively adapt to your environment. Promptness is a must and space for this program will be limited. Please call (845) 794-4660 x 2 to register.

UDC Project Review and Meeting 6:30 p.m. Monthly Meeting. All committee meetings are open to the public. For info call (845) 252-3022 or upperdelawarecouncil.org. UDC office, 211 Bridge St., Narrowsburg.





Copyright © 2019 - Sullivan County Democrat