Living History Cemetery Tour July 7

Halcottsville — The sixth Living History Cemetery Tour presented by the Historical Society of the Town of Middletown (HSM) takes place Saturday, July 7 (rain date July 8) at the Halcottsville Cemetery.  More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

Honest Brook announces its thirtieth season

Delhi — Music in the barn?! No, not a foot stomping banjo or a fiddle, but an invitation to enjoy fabulous world-class musicians performing classical chamber music at the Honest Brook Festival in Meredith. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, June 20   More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

A Day in the Life of A Honey Bee

Delhi – The Delhi Historical Society will host Jim and Deb Corcoran, of Bee Thankful Honey,on Tuesday, June 19, at 6:30 p.m. at the Cannon Free Library located at 40 Elm Street. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

Two shows open at Longyear this week

Margaretville - Opening this week at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery are the late David Leveson’s “Then and Now” and Robert Axelrod’s “Recent Landscapes,” two solo shows displayed in separate spaces of the g More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

RAG - Roxbury Arts Group

Roxbury - The Roxbury Arts Group hosts local resident and artist Gary Mayer in a one of a kind linocut workshop at the Hilt and Stella Kelly Hall in the Roxbury Arts Center on Saturday. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

THANKS FOR YOUR SERVICE -

Willis Marks, US Army Veteran and 70 - year - member of the American Legion joined US Navy Veteran Michael Hosmer at Mountainside Residential Care Center last week. Both men were given afghans by Cecilia Adam-Wilson, a local legion volunteer. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

Closing Reception for Art Show in Delhi – Over the River and From the Woods

A closing reception will be held for Over the River and From the Woods, a November 2017 show of works by artist, Richard Kathmann and sculptor, Alex Robinson on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Gallery at 56 Main, located at 56 Main Street in Delhi. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

Headwaters History Days is June 8-10

A celebration of the history, culture, folk life and landscape of the Central Catskills will take place June 8-10 at the Fifth Annual Headwaters History Days (HHD) More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

Community Chorale Spring Concerts

The Community Chorale of the Catskills, under the direction of Richard Tucker, will present its Spring Concert this weekend. The Chorale will be performing Friday, June 8, at Roxbury Central school. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

That's Entertainment

Thursday, June 7 Creative Corner Books in Hobart will hold a creative craft event making knitted and crocheted sweeper duster covers from 7-8:30 p.m. Participation will costs $7 per person and advanced registration is required. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

RAG announces new exhibit

Roxbury - The Roxbury Arts Group announces the exhibit Fairy Tales and Castles: Works by Matthias Kern which opens in the Walt Meade Gallery with an artist reception on Saturday, June 2 from 4 to 6 p.m. The exhibit will hang until June 30. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Reservations open June 1 for Living History Cemetery Tour July 7

Margaretville - The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown will present its sixth Living History Cemetery Tour Saturday, July 7. Reservations will be taken by phone beginning June 1.  More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT

Wednesday, May 30 MTC hosts an open house from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. at the Andes Fire Department Meeting Hall, 5259 County Rd 1. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

D&U tourist railroad season opens June 2

Steam locomotive is here June 9-10

Arkville — The cheery sound of a train whistle echoing through the valleys will once again sound when the Delaware & Ulster Railroad rolls on Saturday, June 2. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

DHS tea party steeped in tradition

Delhi – The Delhi Historical Society (DHS) is thrilled to be hosting its first tea party event on Saturday, June 9, from 3 until 5 p.m. at Saint John’s Episcopal Church located at 134 1/2 Main Street.  More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Andes FD held annual awards dinner

Andes — The Andes Fire Department held its annual awards dinner on Saturday, May 19. Each year, the department recognizes the dedication of its members by awarding a Firefighter of the Year and EMS Member of the Year. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Bright Hills Press to host opening of new exhibit

Treadwell — On Sunday, June 3 from 3-5 pm, The Word and Image Gallery at Bright Hill Press and Literary Center of the Catskills will open Thirty Miles in Thirty Years featuring artist Elissa Gore, with accompanying poems by Charles Brady, Bruce More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Memorial Day events set

Memorial Day weekend is upon us and there are no shortage of events and gatherings happening in our community.  It is a time to honor those who passed away during wartime.  More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:39 PM

Family Saturday at Hanford Mills

Free admission and special activities for families

Hanford Mills Museum will hold the first in a series of Free Family Saturdays on Saturday, May 26, offering special programming for families as well as free admissions. More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:39 PM

Roxbury Arts Group

Summer 2018 gets underway at the Roxbury Arts Group with a hot Memorial Day Weekend concert featuring the hyper beat Columbian immigrant band M.A.K.U. Soundsystem on Saturday, May 26, at 7:30 pm. Guaranteed to get the audience on its feet, M.A.K.U. More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:39 PM

Celebration of the Cannon Library

The Delhi Historical Society is located in the summer home of George and Gertrude Cannon, son and daughter-in-law of Henry and Jennie Cannon. More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

Traditional square dance Saturday

The Catskills Folk Connection will host its first square dance for the 2018 season on Sunday, May 20, from 2 -5 pm at the Halcott Grange. More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

Fighting Hunger Friday set for May 25

Margaretville — The Community Food Pantry (CFP) is expected to get a big boost Memorial Day Weekend when Peggy Bellar and Meade Camp of the Catskill Dream Team put their fourth annual Fighting Hunger Friday program into overdrive.  More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

MCS Wellness Fair on tap May 18

The Annual Wellness Fair at Margaretville Central School will be held on Friday, May 18 from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. where students will be presented with demonstrations dealing with various aspects of wellbeing.  More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

Spillian Fest 2018 July lineup

Fleischmanns - Songs of toil, of love and hard-won joys, thrumming with the life of the land, and of the people who have made it home will define SpillianFest2018 on Saturday, July 14. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

Evening of dance at RAG

Roxbury — Curated by by Yung-Yung Tsuai, An Evening of Dance returns to the Roxbury Arts Center Friday, June 29, featuring three former Martha Graham principal dancers and the international dance ensemble InTW (In Taiwan). More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

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Watercolor Workshop at Saint James Church in Lake Delaware

Bovina — The Our Place Adult Enrichment Center at Saint James Church Lake Delaware in Bovina is offering a full schedule of quality activities for seniors and others who wish to attend. More...

Posted 6/19/2018 08:43 PM

Food Truck Festival in Aug., ZZ Top plays for Hospice event

Oneonta - ZZ Top takes the stage at the Upstate Food Truck Festival August 25 to benefit Catskill Area Hospice and Palliative Care (CAHPC). More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

Steam Power 101 Workshop at Hanford Mills Museum

East Meredith — Hanford Mills Museum is offering a two-day course June 23-24 on the theory and practical operation of a wood-fired steam power plant. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

That's Entertainment

Thursday, June 14   Skene Memorial Library in Fleischmanns will host a screening of Jessica Vecchione’s documentary, Smacked: Heroin Addiction and Recovery in Rural America at 5:30 p.m. The program is free and open to the public. More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

Mother-Son team

Mother-son team - Kathy and Cody Johnson won the Arkville Fire DepartmentTournamentSaturdaywitha4underpar25inthetwo players scramble format. Photos by Eddie Donoghue More...

Posted 6/12/2018 09:58 PM

Catskill Mountain Railroad’s Peace train

Come on out and ride the Catskill Mountain Railroad’s PEACE TRAIN. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

Kolb to perform at Union Grove

Pianist Justin Kolb will be in Arkville to perform “Life on Mars and Beyond” at the Union Grove Distiller on Saturday June 9 at 7 p.m.  More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

Talk at Skene Library Friday on Fleischmann Family & Baseball

As part of Headwaters History Days, Skene Memorial Library in Fleischmanns will be presenting a talk by Bob Mayer, Trustee of the Peekskill Museum, on the many connections the Fleischmann family had with baseball. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

ROXBURY CENTRAL SCHOOL

ROXBURY CENTRAL SCHOOL held its annual Athletic Banquet on Friday, June 1. More...

Posted 6/5/2018 09:48 PM

“Don’t Blink” at the Open Eye

Margaretville - The Open Eye Theater is pleased to host Master Magician Artie Martello who will present a benefit performance of his new show, “Don’t Blink: An Evening of Intimate Magic” on June 2, at 7 p.m. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Catskill Recreation Center announces Second Annual Dinner

Arkville - The Catskill Recreation Center (CRC) will celebrate its fourth anniversary on June 4. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Restaurant Week winners won assorted tasty prizes

The cards are in, the numbers are tallied and the News is happy to announce the results and winners of Restaurant Week 2018. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

First Holy Communion

CELEBRATION — Devin and Marybeth Mills, joined their Faith Community of Holy Innocents Cathedral, to celebrate the reception of the First Holy Communion by their son Owen. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Memorial Day Marchers

PARADE TO REMEMBER — Andes Legionnaires led the Andes parade along Main Street on Memorial Day. The parades are a big part of local community events. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

The Good Fight

SUPER SUPPORT — Peggy Bellar and the Catskill Dream Team again sponsored a Fighting Hunger Friday fund-raiser this year to combat hunger. More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

Memorial Ceremony

PAYING RESPECTS — The color guard awaits action as fallen comrades are remembered in Phoenicia on Memorial Day. —Photo by Shane Ballard More...

Posted 5/29/2018 10:32 PM

The Great Train Robbery

The Catskill Mountain Railroad celebrates the legend of the Great Train Robbery; the classic 1903 silent movie by the same name; shot on the New York State rails. More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:39 PM

That's Entertainment

Thursday, May 24   More...

Posted 5/22/2018 09:40 PM

“The Green Hour” and “Recent Work” open at Longyear Gallery

Opening this week at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery are Jennifer Jefferson’s “The Green Hour” and Helane Levine-Keating’s “Recent Work,” two solo shows displayed in separate spaces of the gallery accompanied by a group show of all Longyear Gallery More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday May 16 More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

Bag Ali sale planned May 16 at Margaretville Hospital

Margaretville – The 6th annual Bag Ali Handbags and Accessories Sale will be held at the Margaretville Hospital lobby on Wednesday, May 16 from 9:30 a.m. More...

Posted 5/15/2018 11:16 PM

“Moon Over Buffalo” on stage at Phoenicia Playhouse

“Moon Over Buffalo” opened to enthusiastic response last weekend at the Phoenicia Playhouse, where a busy summer schedule aims to raise funds to restore the historic theater which was built in 1887.  More...

Posted 5/8/2018 09:20 PM