2018-01-10 / Events


Wednesday, Jan. 10

The First United Methodist Church is hosting a Survivors of Suicide Support Group from 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. on 101 North Street, Walton.

The Phoenicia Library is hosting a Tech Time from 3 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. on 48 Main Street. Anyone can stop by with questions about computers, cell phones, email, the Internet, online services and more. There will also be help with programs like Excel and Photoshop. There will be volunteers at this event.

Thursday, Jan. 11

The Four County Library System is bringing a Bookmobile to Arkville from 12:30 to 1:45 p.m. at the Catskill Center 43355 on State Route 28.

The Phoenicia Library is holding Narcan Training from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Narcan is a life-saving nasal spray that can be administered in case of an opioid overdose. Everyone who attends will receive a free nasal spray; to register call the library at 845.688.7811.

Friday, Jan. 12

The Andes Hotel will host DJ Pat Del’s Black Light Party from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. on 110 Main Street. Black lights will be lighting up the whole place, the light is best displayed on white or neon colors. There will also be glowing doodles to draw over friends.

Enjoy a free movie at the Phoenicia Library, featuring “An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power” from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. This movie comes out a decade after “An Inconvenient Truth” (2006), which brought climate change into the heart of popular culture. This sequel, on top of other things, shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution.

Saturday, Jan. 13

Robot Club returns to the Phoenicia Library from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Come to explore robotics and basic engineering. Learn to build robots and program them using Lego Mindstorms robotics kits. This event is suitable for ages 9 to 16. Please make sure your child can sustain attention without constant supervision as we work independently at times. Call the library at 845.688.7811.

The Andes Hotel will host the country band Hummel’s Jug, which is based out of upstate New York. Their sound is edgy, but fits the mold of the legends they model themselves after. The group puts its own spin on the songs they cover.

Ate O Ate will cater a four-course prix fixe full dinner event at the Union Grove Distillery from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. including live music. Reservations are a must, please call 607.326.3392.

The Roxbury Fire Department will be having a chicken barbeque fundraiser from 11:00 AM until sold out. Come and support your local Fire Department!

The Colonial Inn, on 305 Main Street in Pine Hill, has a Family Style Buffet every Saturday from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The Ex Files band will be on hand for the Martin Luther King Holiday weekend buffet guaranteeing good food, great music, and dancing.

Community Arts Network of Oneonta (CANO) and Carriage House Art Studio are hosting a Chili Bowl Decorating Party inclusive for all ages. This event will take place at 11 Ford Avenue, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All bowls are donated to CANO’s Chili Bowl Cook-off Fundraiser (held Super Bowl Sunday Feb. 4), where they’re sold to raise money for our local art, music, & literature programs. Materials & snacks provided. Call Doug at 607.435.8718 for more info.

The NY State Ornithological Association’s annual statewide waterfowl count will take place this year on Saturday, Jan. 13 in Cooperstown, and Sunday, Jan. 14. and The Delaware-Otsego Audubon Society covers Otsego Lake and the Susquehanna River above Unadilla, the Unadilla River, the Cannonsville Reservoir and the W. Branch of the Delaware River. This event involves surveying waterways where ducks and geese can be seen to identify and count. Anyone interested in helping with the census should contact Andy Mason at 607. 652.2162 or andymason@earthlink.net.

Sunday, Jan. 14

The Catskill Mountain Club will host a Big Pond to Alder Lake Hike from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Catskill Mountain Club. It will be a moderate hike of 7 miles, and clock out at 4.25 hours. Make sure to bring: lunch, something to drink, good hiking shoes, foot traction device, snowshoes, micro spikes, warm clothing, hand warmers, and an optional camera. Registration is required by Friday, Jan. 12, e-mail: rmoses@delhitel.net.

The Upper Esopus Fish and Game Club hosts its 21st Annual Shandaken Primitive Biathlon from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Fish and Game Club, at Little Peck Hollow Road off of County Route 47. This annual winter sporting event is a competition for four age groups. For more information or to register, contact Paul 845.246.3845, Vince 845-688-5560, or Ed 845.339.3440, or go to shandakenprimitivebiathlon.net.

Tuesday, Jan. 16

The Huntington Memorial Library is hosting an Afterschool Explorers Club for children in Kindergarten through seventh grade. The event will be held at 62 Chestnut Street, for a reservation please call the library at 607.432.1980.

Return to top

Click here for digital edition
2018-01-10 digital edition