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Friday, February 26, 2021

Community Calendar

Friday, February 26

Hurleyville Performing Arts Centre presents: James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time, read by Oliver King 11 a.m. Writer/actor Oliver King reads James Baldwin's 1963 book The Fire Next Time. The readings will be aired over six days in February to celebrate Black History Month and will remain available as the book and readings progress. This event is free. The Committee for Equity and Justice will host a post production community discussion with dates to be announced. Prerecorded Online at
WSPL Virtual Tech Talk Time: Great Movies With Kanopy 1 p.m. Join Dale and learn more about Your Library Card and Kanopy's free video, movie, and documentary streaming services available to you. Register in advance on the calendar for the Zoom meeting link. Call 482-4350 for more info.
WSPL Craft Lovers with Raina Bowers 4 p.m. Virtually join Raina Bowers and other Craft Lovers and create Fabric Beads! You can find her on Western Sullivan Public Library's Facebook page, @westernsullivan on Instagram, or on their YouTube channel.

Saturday, February 27

Swan Lake Fire Dept. Annual Ice Fishing Contest 6 a.m. - 3 p.m. Adult and kids categories weigh-in begins at 3 p.m. Held at Swan Lake.
Hurleyville Performing Arts Centre presents: James Baldwin's The Fire Next Time, read by Oliver King 11 a.m. Last date of reading. Writer/actor Oliver King reads James Baldwin's 1963 book The Fire Next more

Local Events

Virtual First Friday Networking Breakfast taking place on March 5

SULLIVAN COUNTY - On Friday, March 5, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce will hold their First Friday Networking Breakfast virtually for March.
Join the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce and meet Joshua Potosek, Sullivan County Manager. Hear about the business climate ... read more

The Forestburgh Playhouse presents Diamond Delirium

FORESTBURGH - Join us for the best (virtual) party around! On February 24, 2021 come revel in the Diamond Delirium - A Gala Celebrating 75 Years of the Forestburgh Playhouse, starting at 7 p.m.
Featuring performances by top Broadway stars, surprise celebrity guests, comedy fun and so much more! ... read more

Ten Mile River Scout Museum to host live local history and ice fishing webinars

January 29, 2021

NARROWSBURG - Last summer through the fall in response to programming needs, as traditional activities were shuttered due to COVID-19 the Ten Mile River Scout Museum (the Museum) created a series of webinars.
Based on the overwhelming success the Museum will continue ... read more

Mamakating Environmental Education Center presents, Common Birds at Your Winter Feeder for Children

WURTSBORO - Please join us for a program titled, Common Birds at Your Winter Feeder for Children to be held on Saturday, February 6, 2021 from 1 - 3 p.m.
Basic identification and information about the common birds at your winter feeder, with a short identification quiz at the end. We will also ... read more

Bethel Woods Center for the Arts to host Virtual Q&A Session for prospective volunteers

Tune in on February 10th to explore opportunities and benefits of volunteerism

BETHEL - Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, located at the historic site of the 1969 Woodstock festival in Bethel, will host a Virtual Volunteer Open House on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 from 6 PM - 7 PM to ... read more

Youth Ice Fishing Derby set for Jan. 30

BETHEL - The Ten Mile River Youth Ice Fishing Derby has been scheduled for Saturday, January 30, 2021 at Crystal Lake in the Town of Bethel.
The Derby, which is sponsored by the Boy Scouts and the Sullivan County Sportsmen's Federation, will be held from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m., ice conditions ... read more

Renowned Bird Expert to speak at Virtual Bird Club Meeting

SULLIVAN COUNTY - Rich Guthrie, one the New York's most experienced and knowledgeable bird experts, will be the presenter at the January 14th VIRTUAL meeting of the Catskill Exotic Bird Club to be held on Thursday, January 14, 2021.
Guthrie, who spearheads the Christmas Bird Count and who has ... read more

Mysterious Stone Sites in the Hudson Valley virtual program by the Time and the Valleys Museum

GRAHAMSVILLE - Join the Time and the Valleys Museum for an online virtual program: Mysterious Stone Sites in the Hudson Valley, on Sunday, January 24, 2021 at 2 p.m.
Author and researcher Linda Zimmermann explores mysteries in the woods of the Hudson Valley of New York and northern New Jersey. ... read more

Meet-the-Author: Gray Basnight for a Virtual Book Discussion of Madness of the Q

SULLIVAN COUNTY - Meet special guest and local author, Gray Basnight at WSPL's, Virtual Book Discussion Group on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 6 p.m. We'll be discussing Gray's latest political thriller, (and sequel to Flight of the Fox), Madness of the Q.
In Madness of the Q, Gray brings back ... read more

A Virtual Craft Lovers Zoom Party Project: 2021 Vision Boards!

CALLICOON - Celebrate 2021 virtually, with Raina Bowers and other Craft Lovers, on Tuesday, January 12 and 26, 2021 at 7 p.m., for a Vision Board Making Zoom Party!
What is your 2021 going to look like? While supplies last, visit any one of our branches and “take” some vision board making ... read more

“Bells Will Be Ringing” from your home

JEFFERSONVILLE - The spirit of the season will ring loudly and clearly throughout the valley and mountain communities of Jeffersonville and beyond on Christmas Eve.
“Bells Will be Ringing” will be held Thursday, December 24, 2020, Christmas Eve, beginning at 6 PM at your home! Ring your bell ... read more

“Ringing of the Bells” in Jeffersonville

JEFFERSONVILLE - The Jeffersonville Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with Sullivan 180, would like to invite you to an evening of caroling and remembrance for the lives that we have lost this year due to COVID.
On Wednesday, December 23, 2020 at 7 p.m, we will gather safely outside at ... read more

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