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Tuesday, November 19, 2019


Community Calendar

Tuesday, November 19

Classes at The Janice Center: Stepping Tones Pre-School, 9-11:30 a.m., New Hope @ Janice Center, 1-1:45 p.m., Instrumental/voice lessons, 11-7 p.m.
, Hip Hop Red, 4-4:45 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

The Community Garden Club of Liberty Meeting 1 p.m. Held at the Crawford Library in Monticello. Monthly business meeting. The members will work on a Pine Cone Mod Podge project. Pine cones will be used for decorating the Club's Christmas tree at the Hurleyville museum. Bring newspaper and a basting brush. Pine cones and deco will be supplied. Guests are welcome.

Free Chair Yoga with Rebecca DeRosa at WSPL 2 p.m. Rebecca, a resident of Callicoon, fell in love with yoga as a child after being diagnosed with mild scoliosis and was told to stretch every day! She's traveled to Northern India to study and complete her yoga teacher training course. Chair Yoga is a gentle form of Yoga for those that prefer doing Yoga while sitting in a chair. Chairs will be provided. For info/register, visit, or call 887-4040. Delaware Free Branch.

“Knitwitz” Knitting Group. Meets at the Jeffersonville Branch of the WSPL at 6:30 p.m. All levels and all forms of fiber art are welcome. Visit us online at or call 845-482-4350 for more info.

Scratchboard for Adults 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Create a drawing at the library using scratchboard tools! This program is free, but registration is required 888-8004. Mamakating Library cardholders are given first priority for crafts. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro.

Wednesday, November 20

Youth Entrepreneurship Symposium 8 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. The Youth Entrepreneurship Group make strides towards achieving its mission to create a new model of economic opportunity for young people while advocating for a just world for all. Seelig Theater, SUNY Sullivan, Loch Sheldrake. For info call 539-5069.

Classes at The Janice Center: Stepping Tones Pre-School, 9-11:30 a.m., Janice Center @ New Hope, 10:30 am -2:30 p.m., Instrumental/voice lessons, 2-7 p.m., Hip Hop Blue, 4-4:45 p.m., Tai Chi, 5:30-6:30 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

KLR Elementary School to Hold Winter Concert 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. The 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students of Rutherford Elementary School (Monticello CSD) will perform a Holiday Concert in the Multi-purpose Room. The snow date is Thursday, November 21. KLR Elementary School, Monticello.

ATI and Community Action Free Farm Stand 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. 309 E. Broadway, Monticello. For the most up-to-date information, check out Action Toward Independence's Facebook Page.

Narrowsburg Book Discussion Group 10 a.m. at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the WSPL to discuss A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Betty Smith. For more information, and to find out what their next discussion book will be, visit us online at, or call 845-252-3360.

Fall Storytime at Liberty Public Library 10:45 a.m. Geared for more active, younger children with lots of movement rhymes, finger-plays, puppets, songs and dancing mixed in with engaging picture books. We welcome all ages to this early literacy program: babies, toddlers, and preschoolers, too. For info call 292-6070 or visit or our facebook page. Temporary location at 111 Sullivan Ave, Suites 1-3, Ferndale.

Microsoft Excel Basics 12:30 - 2:30 p.m. We will cover the basics including navigating Excel tabs and menus, entering data, creating formulas and functions, formatting rows, columns, cells, and data...and much more! Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Sullivan County Public Health Flu Shot Clinic 1 - 4 p.m. Everyone 6 months and Older. Flu shots are FREE, but if you have health insurance, please bring your insurance card. Administrative fee based on sliding scale may apply. United Church of Roscoe, 2 Church St., Roscoe. For info call 607-498-5153.

“Keep it Short...Story” Discussion Group 3 - 4:30 p.m. Stop at the circulation desk two weeks prior to the meeting date to receive a copy of the month's selections and come ready to discuss the stories. Tea and light refreshments will be served. Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Teen Hangout at the WSPL 3:30 p.m. Spend some time at the library in a space designated just for teens! Come unwind, hang out with your friends, play board games or video games, read books, make art...enjoy this unstructured time to just be you! Light refreshments will be served, come for any or all of the time! Held at the Jeffersonville Branch. This program is intended for teens & tweens ages 11-17. Please register online at

Sullivan County Young Professionals Networking Mixer 5:30 p.m. Bar Mez Inside the Kartrite! Be dressed for sunny 84 degree weather! And, If you want to bring your bathing suit you can try out the Waterpark after the mixer! To register visit

Help the SCDW go to The TANYS Festival. Special showing 7 p.m. “The Savannah Sipping Society” by SCDW to be among a select group of shows from companies state-wide to be performed at the TANYS Festival at the Rome Community theatre in Rome, NY, on November 23. In order to support the troupe's excursion to Rome, the SCDW will open its last dress rehearsal to the public! For a $10 admission, you get to enjoy this hilarious, thought-provoking play and you help finance TANYS registration fees. This is a one time only performance at the Sullivan County Museum in Hurleyville. Tickets are available at the door and on-line at or call (845) 436-5336.

Heartbeat Music Hall of Grahamsville Open Mic 7 - 10:30 p.m. Every Wednesday. No charge and down home hospitality! Donations welcome. Info: 985-2731. Heartbeat Music Hall of Grahamsville, 304 Main St., Grahamsville.

Thursday, November 21

Classes at The Janice Center: Instrumental/voice lessons, 2-7 p.m., Hip Hop Maroon, 4-4:45 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

Homeschool Hangout at Western Sullivan Public Library 3 p.m. The Library offers a space for homeschool families to get together and share ideas and experiences. During our “Homeschool Hangout” adults can connect with other homeschooling adults and chat about how they navigate this aspect of life. Teens can tuck away into a cozy corner to hang out while the little ones are free to enjoy open play in the children's room. This month's session is at the Delaware Free Branch on Callicoon.

Senior Improv Group 3 - 5 p.m. An invitation open to all those 55+ who want to experience the joys and wonders of improvisational theater. No prior experience needed and no lines to memorize -- just enthusiasm and a willingness to participate. Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Callicoon Book Club 6 p.m. Join Western Sullivan Public Library's Callicoon Book Club and discuss Educated: A Memoir by Tara Westover. The group will meet at Wool Worth on Lower Main Street in Callicoon. Please call the library at 887-4040 or visit for info.

Monthly Game Night at The Cooperage 6 - 9 p.m. Bring your own game from home to share and teach. We also have a selection to play from including board games, card games and brain games. All ages are welcome. The Cooperage,1030 Main Street, Honesdale, PA. For info visit or call (570) 253-2020.

E. B. Crawford Public Library ‘Stop At The Red Apple Rest'. 6 p.m. Presented by the youngest daughter of founder Reuben Freed, Elaine Freed Lindenblatt. The legendary restaurant was open from the 1930' until the 80's on Route 17. With a power point presentation, Elaine shares her stories, photos and memorabilia of the restaurant that once served over a million customers a year. The presentation will conclude with a question and answer period. Elaine's book ‘Stop At The Red Apple Rest' will be available. For info call 794-4660.

Alcoholics Anonymous 8 p.m. St. Anthony's Church Hall, 25 Beaver Brook Rd., Yulan. For info call 234-4841 or visit

Friday, November 22

Classes at The Janice Center: Stepping Tones Pre-School, 9-11:30 a.m., Instrumental/voice lessons, 11-4 p.m. To register, please call 482-3324.

Ayurvedic Fall Cleanse Workshop 10 a.m. Join Kristen Dasenbrock to learn more about the basics of Ayurvedic cleansing at the Tusten-Cochecton Branch of the WSPL in Narrowsburg. Register at

Local History Hour 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Gordon MacAdam will talk about his latest project; A history of a 1911 proposal to build a dam on the Neversink River in Forestburgh that would have created a 10 mile reservoir. Ethelbert B Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. Call 794-4660 for info.

Is it Fake News? Sorting through Misinformation, Disinformation, & Trusted Information 2 - 3:30 p.m. Learn to look for key elements of misinformation to separate fact from fiction and feel more confident in the media world. Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Intro to Hoopla & Libby 3:45 - 4:30 p.m. Libby and hoopla allow you to download audiobooks, ebooks, music, movies, and more free with your Mamakating Library card. Bring your mobile device (phone or tablet) to this short introductory class and get started borrowing digitally! Call 888-8004 for info. Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan St., Wurtsboro.

Craft Lovers 4 p.m. at the Delaware Free Branch of the WSPL in Callicoon. Make glittery book page fall leaves with Raina Bowers and other Craft Lovers!! Registration is requested. Light fare provided. Visit us online at or call 845-887-4040 for more information or to register.

Orange County Arts Council's Members Meetup 5 - 7 p.m. Members Free, Nonmembers $10. New members are encouraged and signups will be offered at this event. Whether you're a painter or a poet, musician or muse, this is the place to meet colleagues, make new friends and become inspired. Meet our community outreach coordinator, Gretchen Weerheim, and ask her about our satellite offices in Newburgh and Port Jervis. co|Lab, 45 St. John Street, Goshen.

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