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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:52 PM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:52 PM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

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...

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Writing History

Writing History   More...

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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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

Union Grove hosts free movie screening

There will be a free screening of the documentary Tomorrow on Thursday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. at Union Grove Distillery in Arkville. The Ate-O Ate food truck will be there from 5 to 7 p.m.  More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

‘History as it Happened’ News tribute

Margaretville — The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) will pay tribute to the Catskill Mountain News, which has chronicled the life of the central Catskills region for 115 years in a program on Saturday, Aug. 12 at 7 p.m. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Michelle MacNaught Art Auction carries on young woman’s spirit

The 5th Annual Michelle MacNaught Memorial Art Auction (MMAA) gets underway Saturday with viewing of donated fine art items at 11 a.m. at 160 Main Street. The viewing lasts until 4 p.m. when bidding on Paddle8 begins. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Paintings by Agnes Freas on view at CWC

Margaretville — “Catskill Musings in Watercolor and Acrylic,” a new exhibit of work by Margaretville artist Agnes Freas, is on view through September 22 at the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) offices, 905 Main Street. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Movie extras needed for scene at DCHA, Delhi

Delhi- The Delaware County Historical Association (DCHA) in Delhi is looking for individuals to volunteer some of their time to be extras in a movie the museum is filming. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

On The Road Again

HOT RODS — The Business Association of Margaretville hosted a classic car Cruise-In on August 4 as the first in a series of three First Friday events. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

MTA plans Aug. & Sept. entertainment

Mount Tremper – Mount Tremper Arts (MTA) performances in August and September include a theatrical collaboration, new compositions, and musicians noted for their powerful expression and technical ability.  More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:12 PM

Appleby paintings at Ulster Savings

Phoenicia — Ulster Savings Bank would like to invite the public to their 58 Main Street, Phoenicia branch on Friday, August 18 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. to enjoy a reception for their latest exhibit, a collection of paintings by Judie Appleby. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:12 PM

Auxiliary Antique & Flea Market Saturday

Margaretville — The 49th annual Antique and Flea Market sponsored by the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital/ Mountainside Residential Care Center is set for Saturday, Aug. 5 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Margaretville Village Park.  More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:21 PM

Retro Cruise-in First Friday in Margaretville Aug. 4

Margaretville — “Retro Cruise-In” is the theme of the Business Association of Margaretville’s (BAM) First Friday event on August 4 from 5-8 p.m.  More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:21 PM

Hop City Hellcats play free show in Stamford park

Stamford — For the third and final performance of the Concerts in the Park Series, the Roxbury Arts Group presents Hop City Hellcats at the gazebo in Stamford’s Veteran’s Memorial Park, Thursday, Aug. 17 at 7 p.m. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:21 PM

Festival of Strings at Honest Brook

Delhi — Octets by Shostakovich and Mendelssohn headline a Festival of Strings weekend featuring two renowned ensembles, The Jupiter String Quartet and the Jasper String Quartet, on August 12 and 13 at the Honest Brook Music Festival.  More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:22 PM

Hub New Music headlines at RAG performance series

Denver — In the second of three performances of the Essential Thursdays Performance Series, the Roxbury Arts Group presents Hub New Music, a mixed quartet performing contemporary chamber pieces on Thursday August 10 at 7:30 p.m. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:22 PM

‘Local-motive’ to roll from Arkville Aug. 10

Arkville — The public is invited to hop on the DURR in Arkville for a two-and-a-half-hour round trip excursion to Roxbury and a true taste of the Catskills on Thursday, Aug. 10.  More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:22 PM

Women’s rights take center stage in Seneca Falls

“SO MUCH IS HAPPENING IN RURAL SENECA FALLS!” — Margaretville continues its celebration of the centennial of Women’s Suffrage with a Sidewalk Parade staged by the Historical Society of Middletown tonight, Wednesday starting at More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM

Creating Mandala Workshops at the CIC

The Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill Interpretative Center (CIC) is holding several public art classes during the summer of 2017 in conjunction with its sculpture park. Artist Susan Togut will teach workshops on creating mandalas and handpainted rocks. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM

Activities abound at Bnai Israel Temple

News from Bnai Israel Summer at Congregation Bnai Israel has been full of activities both enjoyable and enlightening. More...

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Saint James Church event marks 103rd anniversary

Saint James Church Lake Delaware will celebrate Saint James Day with a free community meal and an afternoon of games. The day marks the 103rd year of the parish and will take place on Sunday July 30 at starting at 11:30 a.m., following the 10 a.m. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM

Shephard Hills turns 100!

Construction began in 1916 and upon completion, the course served as an estate golf course for Helen Gould Shepard, daughter of railroad magnate Jay Gould, and her family. The property included a stone cottage for summer visitors. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:52 PM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

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...

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‘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...

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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...

Posted 8/15/2017 08:53 PM

Andes Community Day activities run Fri.-Sun.

When a community’s been doing something for 91 years, it’s a good bet the effort is important and worthwhile. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Aug. 9   The Skene Memorial Library on Main Street in Fleischmanns hosts a summer program for kids at 10:30 a.m. Children ages four to 14 will make their own musical instruments out of recycled materials. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Tastings train rolls at Arkville on August 10

Arkville — Join staff members from the MARK Project on August 10 for a local producer and craft beverage tasting train ride. This is an evening tasting excursion from Arkville to Roxbury on the Delaware and Ulster Railroad. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Great Catskill Mountain BBQ Fest coming to Fleischmanns August 26

Great food, live, music, craft beer tents, cash prizes, children activities with Kidzone, barbecue competitions and more are coming to the second annual Great Catskill Mountain BBQ Fest on August 26 from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Kids’ workshop planned at Skene Wednesday, Aug. 9

The Skene Memorial Library on Main Street in Fleischmanns will host a summer program for kids on Wednesday, Aug. 9 at 10:30 a.m.  Children ages four to 14 will make their own musical instruments out of recycled materials. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Kids can be detectives at Hanford Mills event

East Meredith - Kids and their families are invited to solve a whodunit mystery at Hanford Mills Museum, as part of the Free Family Saturday program on August 12.  More...

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‘Remembering Yesteryear’ at DCHA

Delhi – Get another glimpse of the past through an exhibit featuring local quilts, hatpins, toys, business advertisements and so much more on Saturday, Aug. More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:11 PM

Manzos open dual show at Longyear

Margaretville — Opening this week at Longyear Gallery are Helene Manzo’s “Still Looking II” and Frank Manzo’s “All Over the Map II,” two solo shows displayed in separate spaces of the gallery accompanied by a More...

Posted 8/8/2017 09:12 PM

Open Eye hosting Open Mic on Aug. 4

Open Mic is coming to the Open Eye Theater once again on Friday, Aug. 4 from 7 to 10 p.m. as a part of First Friday on Main Street.  More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:21 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Aug. 2   Children and families in the area are invited to attend a party from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Andes Library. Snacks, music, arts and crafts, and games will be available. Indoors in case of rain. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:21 PM

Delaware County Fair is on deck 131st annual event all about tradition

When the Delaware County Fair kicks off its 131st year of operation this month, visitors will get up close and personal with the agricultural legacy of the county and have opportunities for a hands-on connection with the people and practices that sus More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:21 PM

It’s A Wrap

WRAPPED UP — The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center recently donated funds for the purchase of a “wrap” to help brand a van used to transpo More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:22 PM

Festival Faces

DIG THIS — The digging pit is always a popular attraction at the Catskill Forest Festival. Saturday’s annual event attracted hundreds of visitors to the Village of Margaretville. More...

Posted 8/1/2017 10:22 PM

Forest Festival comes to Margaretville on July 29

The 9th annual Catskill Forest Festival is in town on Saturday, 29th and will be taking place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Village Park Pavilion in Margaretville. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM

That's Entertainment

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Yoga Mala raises funds for Phoenicia Playhouse

In celebration of the Catskills Yoga House’s first birthday, and in collaboration with the Phoenicia Playhouse, a Yoga Mala will take place on Saturday August 12. The Yoga Mala, scheduled from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM

The Upper Catskills Larger Parish of the United Methodist Church

Andes, Fleischmanns, Halcott, Margaretville and Roxbury

Will be holding one joint worship service on Sunday, July 30 at the Andes UMC at 10:30 a.m. It will be immediately followed by a dish-to-share luncheon in the AUMC Fellowship Room. More...

Posted 7/26/2017 10:31 AM