Backwoods Winter Basics class planned at Phoenicia Library

Phoenicia — The Phoenicia Library hosts Backwoods Winter Basics with Patti Rudge on Saturday, Jan. 20 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Topics include backcountry ethics, winter day use (snowshoeing, hiking, xc skiing), equipment review and safety concerns. More...

Posted 1/16/2018 08:37 PM

Creative Nonfiction classes planned by Writers in the Mountains

Pine Hill — Writers in the Mountains (WIM) has announced its spring Creative Nonfiction workshop with Anique Taylor, February 1 to May 3. The class will be held Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

Posted 1/9/2018 09:06 PM

Bright Hill set deadlines for proposal submissions

Treadwell — Bright Hill’s Word & Image Gallery has announced a February 15 deadline for proposals for the 2018 exhibit season. More...

Posted 1/9/2018 09:06 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Jan. 3   Photographer Mark Loete is showcasing eleven stunning images at CWC Margaretville office. The public is welcome to visit weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. For info, contact Diane Galusha, at 845.586.1400, ext. More...

Posted 1/2/2018 09:32 PM

Rotarians Gathered

HOLIDAY GET-TOGETHER — The Margaretville Rotary Club held its annual Holiday Party on December 17 at the Crazy River Cafe and Deli in Margaretville. More...

Posted 12/26/2017 08:29 PM

Joining In Song

ENTERTAINING — Margaretville Central School students performed the school’s annual Holiday Concert last week in the auditorium. More...

Posted 12/26/2017 08:29 PM

Shop locally and enter to win prizes

Arkville — Like little kids waiting for presents, the News staff is practically giddy about the upcoming holiday season. More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

Santa’s Helpers

HO, HO, FUN — Nearly 150 kids were on hand when Santa arrived at the Roxbury Fire Department Saturday, where his helpers donned holiday attire to deliver home baked cookies by the Auxiliary and More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

Preparations set for Marine Corp Reserve Toys for Tots Program

Kingston — Volunteers made final preparations for the annual Ulster County Marine Corp Reserve Toys for Tots program before final distribution to local children. The mission of the U.S. More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

Santa’s visit to assist Ronald McDonald House

Mt. Tremper — The Emerson Spa and Resort will hold a breakfast with Santa on Sunday, Dec. 17 from 9 a.m. More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:30 PM

Loete photos on display at CWC Margaretville office

Margaretville — Eleven stunning images by Chichester photographer Mark Loete are on view through January 5 at the Catskill Watershed Corporation (CWC) offices, 905 Main Street, Margaretville.  The public is welcome to visit weekdays from 8 More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:30 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday Dec. 13   More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:31 PM

North Pole-stal

THEY DELIVER —The Arkville Post Office team hosted a Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 9. The staff provided free goodies and hosted Santa and Mrs. Claus. More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:31 PM

Swedish Christmas in Hobart at book village Sunday, Dec. 10

Hobart — People looking to make their holiday more festive don’t have to look any further than The Hobart Book Village. More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Chorale plans Holiday Concerts

The Community Chorale of the Catskills, under the direction of Richard Tucker, will present two performances of its annual Holiday Concert this weekend. The Chorale will be performing Saturday, Dec. 9, at 7:30 p.m. More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Radio play staged at Open Eye

Margaretville — The urbane and elegant Water Rat and his tousled rural friend Mole, along with some Sheep and caroling Mice will be on stage at The Open Eye Theater in the radio play “The Road to Riverbank,” weekends through December17. More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

ACS hosted annual Senior Citizens’ Dinner

Tradition is alive and well in Andes where the annual Senior Citizens’ Dinner was held this past Friday at Andes Central School (ACS) for over the 50th time.  More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Tree Lighting Ceremony in Grand Gorge

Grand Gorge — The Grand Gorge Fire Department will hold a magical tree lighting ceremony Sunday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. at the firehouse. This event will include Christmas carols and special guest Santa Claus. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Holiday show opens at Longyear Gallery on Dec. 2

Margaretville - “The Holiday Show” opening this week at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery is more than an art show; it is a vibrant, attractive, and community oriented activity. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Nov. 29 The public is invited to a Delhi Rehabilitation and Nursing Center open house from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Staff will showcase the new facility with tours and meet the staff sessions. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Small Works exhibit open at the RAG

The Roxbury Arts Group will be opening its annual Small works exhibit and sale opened on November 18 at  The show features 25 area artists. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Friends of Music of Stamford presents free holiday concert

Stamford — On Sunday, December 3rd, at 3PM, Friends of Music of Stamford presents a free holiday concert by the City of the Hills Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, Inc. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Humane Society holiday celebration is Dec. 2

Delhi — It’s time to get into the holiday spirit once again, and what better way than to support some homeless animals and attend Heart of the Catskills Humane Society’s annual Holiday for the Heart Celebration and Tree Raffle! More...

Posted 11/21/2017 09:02 PM

BOOK IT

BOOK IT — Authors Annie Dewitt and Jerome Jakubiec will join Robin Factor and Doug McLaurine Saturday, Nov. 25 FROM 4-6 P.M. for An Afternoon with Roxbury Authors at Roxbury General Store. More...

Posted 11/21/2017 09:02 PM

Community welcome at Thanksgiving dinner at Margaretville church

Margaretville — A free annual community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held on Thursday, Nov. 23 from noon-2 p.m. at the Margaretville Methodist Church on Church Street, next to the firehall in Margaretville.  More...

Posted 11/21/2017 09:02 PM

Literary journal to make debut

Fleischmanns — A new literary journal, the brainchild of Shandaken native Paula Dutcher and Fleischmanns resident Dr. Bill Birns will be published late spring 2018. More...

Posted 1/9/2018 09:06 PM

THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT

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.  More...

Posted 1/9/2018 09:06 PM

Desserts and diaries at DCHA

Delhi — Chase away the winter blahs! Visit the Delaware County Historical Association (DCHA) on Saturday afternoon, January 20 for an afternoon of sundry delectable delights.  More...

Posted 1/9/2018 09:06 PM

That's Entertainment

Wednesday, Dec. 27   More...

Posted 12/26/2017 08:29 PM

END OF YEAR PARTY

YEAR-END PARTY — The volunteers who make up the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center held a holiday party on December 15 at the Crazy River Cafe and Deli More...

Posted 12/26/2017 08:29 PM

HOLIDAY VISIT

SEASONAL SONGS — Students from Roxbury Central School visited Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville and entertained residents with seasonal songs. More...

Posted 12/26/2017 08:29 PM

BAM hosting Men’s Shopping Night on Friday, Dec. 22

Margaretville — The Business Association of Margaretville (BAM) will host a Men’s Shopping Night on Friday, Dec. 22 from 5-7 p.m.  More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

That's Entertainment

Friday, Dec. 22 More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

Historic Prizes

PICK OF THE WEEK...for holiday gift giving in the greater Roxbury area is this great afghan that celebrates the history of the community. More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

Christmas services are scheduled

As Christmas is celebrated around the world this week, area spiritual leaders have announced special services for their congregations. More...

Posted 12/20/2017 12:26 AM

Utilitarian art exhibit opening at Erpf Gallery

Arkville — The second annual exhibit for Function or Form: Utilitarian Art will be on display at the Erpf Gallery in Arkville through January 6. It features beautiful functional items by 15 local artists. More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:30 PM

Holiday events planned Dec. 16 in Roxbury, GG

The Town of Roxbury will be the site of a pair of holiday celebrations on Saturday, Dec. More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:31 PM

Christmas Wishes

SEASONAL SCENE — Santa made an early appearance at the Grand Gorge Firehouse on December 3 when community members turned out to meet him and to help light the community tree for the season. More...

Posted 12/12/2017 10:31 PM

Holiday Parade

ON A ROLL — These youngsters were among the participants in the annual Holiday Parade sponsored by businesses and residents in the Town of Andes on Saturday. // — Photo by Dick Sanford More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Holiday Open House planned for Dec. 9 at Arkville PO

Arkville — The Arkville Post Office will host a Holiday Open House on Saturday, Dec. 9 from 8 a.m.-noon.  More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT

Thursday, Dec. 7 The American Legion Post 216, will host a Pearl Harbor 76th Anniversary Commemoration Ceremony at 11:30 a.m. in front of the Legion Hall. The public is invited to witness this solemn event. More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Office for the Aging to host open house

Delhi — There will be an Open House celebration of the Delaware County Office for the Aging/NY Connects and the Delhi Dining Center on December 13 from noon until 5 p.m. at their new location, 97 Main Street, Delhi.  More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Fire Department Raffle

WINNERS NAMED— The Grand Gorge Fire Department recently held a prize drawing for a raffle offering guns and cash giveaways. More...

Posted 12/5/2017 09:22 PM

Humane Society Holiday Celebration planned for Dec. 2

The Heart of the Catskills Humane Society hosts a Holiday Celebration and Tree Raffle on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m.  There will be live holiday music, a bake sale, holiday gift shopping and light fare. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Phoenicia Playhouse presents WWII Radio Christmas show

Phoenecia- A re-creation of a live radio broadcast on Christmas Eve 1943 will be held on three consecutive weekends at the Phoenicia Playhouse starting on Friday, Dec. 1. All veterans get in free. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

In Training

FAMILY FUN — Kaleb Jones of Halcottsville and his great-grandfather Charlie Mager of Arkville looked over the trains at the Presbyterian Church in Margaretville during the Holiday On Main festi More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Open Eye Stages ‘Road to Riverbank’

Margaretville — “The Road to Riverbank” a special old-time radio style theatrical production will be staged at Margaretville’s Open Eye Theater this holiday season. More...

Posted 11/28/2017 09:38 PM

Visitors come ‘face to face’ at 6th Craftskills in Bovina

The Town of Bovina was the focal point for more than a dozen vendors of arts, crafts, and food on Saturday, Nov. 18 in an event that for the sixth year was called the Craftskills. More...

Posted 11/21/2017 09:02 PM

THAT'S ENTERTAINMENT

Tuesday, Nov. 14   More...

Posted 11/21/2017 09:02 PM

Margaretville hosts Holiday on Main fun Nov. 25

Full day of fun gets underway with parade at 11; Event is part of Shop Small Saturday

Margaretville —The Business Association of Margaretville will host its annual Holiday on Main festivities on Saturday, Nov. 25.  Shop owners will offer many special attractions and numerous fun activities are planned throughout the day. More...

Posted 11/21/2017 09:02 PM