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Women writers’ festival starts Sept. 8

Hobart — The fifth annual Festival of Women Writers is returning to Hobart for another three days of workshops, intensives, and public readings. Starting on Friday, Sept. 8 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. is a writing intensive workshop.  More...

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Aug. 16 Toastmasters International is scheduled to give a free talk at Liberty Rock Books in the Hobart Book Village from 7 to 8 p.m. Listen as experts share invaluable knowledge about enhancing public speaking ability. Thursday, Aug. 17 More...

Catskill Recreation Center opens sand volleyball court

Arkville — The Catskill Recreation Center (CRC) has announced that its sand volleyball court is ready for its first game. The inaugural serve will take place at the opening event on Thursday, Aug. More...

Ulster Savings art show Friday

The Phoenicia Branch of the Ulster Savings Bank is holding a reception on Friday, Aug. 18 from 4 to 5 p.m. for their exhibition of a collection of paintings by Judie Appleby. The exhibit will be available for viewing throughout the month of August. More...

Local Fare

ON TRACK — Nicole Day Gray, director of a Catskills Regional Harvest store in Delhi served up samples from several of her suppliers, all local regional producers of foods, beverages and crafts More...

Writing History

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Cemetery Stroll to Dry Brook, Millbrook valleys

A Sunday Cemetery Stroll will be held on August 27 at 2 p.m. and will include a driving/ walking tour of three small cemeteries in Dry Brook and Millbrook valleys.  Sponsored by the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown. More...

Kamen to headline at Belleayre Saturday

Highmount - The second season for the Belleayre Music Festival gets underway Saturday, Aug. 19 when Nancy Kamen takes the stage at the Discovery Lodge in Highmount. More...

Field Of Play

GEARING UP — The Town of Shandaken is gearing up for it’s free annual community event Shandaken Day to be held on Saturday August 19 at the Big Indian Park, on Route 28 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m More...

Piervincenzi memorial slated

Friends and family of Bill Piervincenzi will gather Sunday, Aug. 27 for a BillFest Memorial Jamboree in honor. A much loved local volunteer, raconteur and musician, Piervincenzi’s family welcomes those who knew him to join in at 2:00 p.m. More...

Romeo & Juliet at Pakatakan Farm Market

The Halcottsville Shakespeare Company will perform Shakespeare’s immortal tale of young love, Romeo and Juliet, at the Pakatakan Round Barn on Saturday, Aug. 19 from 12:30 p.m. to closing. More...

Shandaken Day celebration offers fun day of fun Aug. 19

The Town of Shandaken is gearing up for it’s free annual community event Shandaken Day to be held on Saturday August 19 at the Big Indian Park, on Route 28 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. The hamlets of Highmount and Pine Hill are the featured hamlets for 2017. More...

‘Lively Duo Series’ on tap Aug. 17 at CCCD, Arkville

Arkville — The Catskill Center’s Third Thursdays will continue on August 17 with month number four of its “Lively Duos series” on the front porch of the “ark” in Arkville. More...

Bobby Long performs at RAG Aug. 26

Roxbury — British-born singer and songwriter Bobby Long, known for his honesty and aching vulnerability in his intricate songs, is scheduled to perform on Saturday, Aug. 26 at 7:30 p.m. More...

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