Welcome to The Catskill Chronicle’s Community page. This is a simple chronological listing of things going on in The Catskill Chronicle’s community. Just the details, short and sweet. If you would like your item to appear in the community page, please e-mail the brief details of your event (who, what, when, where, why and how much) in the body of your e-mail (no attachments, no photos please, no bold, italic or underlined font) at least two weeks in advance to: Catskill.Chronicle@yahoo.com.
Please note that some of these events have early registration deadlines.
ALZHEIMER’S SUPPORT GROUP
Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group meets on Tuesday, March 3 from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. at Achieve Rehab & Nursing Facility, 170 Lake St., Liberty. Guest speaker will be Bonnie Lewis, RN, Community Educator of Cornell Co-Operative Extension, who will discuss issues relating to “Caring for You, Caring for Me.” Open to the public to all caregivers/family members of people with Alzheimer’s disease or related disorders. For further info contact Vanessa Lescano at 845-292-4200, Ext. 3402.
FIRST FRIDAY NETWORKING BREAKFAST
Friday, March 6 from 7:45 – 9:00 a.m. at Sullivan Arc, 203 Cimmaron Road,
Monticello. Sponsored by Sullivan ARC and hosted by Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce. Cost: $15 Members /$25 Not-Yet-Members. Your first First Friday Breakfast is free. RSVP by 3:00 p.m. on March 5 by calling 791-4200 or e mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
MONTI ELKS SCOTCH DOUBLES BOWLING
Monticello Elks Lodge #1544 presents its 16th annual Scotch Doubles Bowling Tournament at Kiamesha Lanes on Saturday, March 7 at 2 p.m. Each team will consist of 1 male and 1 female. There will be 4 games of No Tap bowling plus a full chicken barbecue including beer, wine and soda at the Elks Lodge following the tournament. There will be prizes for the top 3 teams. The donation is $40 per team. Please reserve by February 28 by contacting Dean Shattuck at 845-794-1172.
CORNED BEEF & CABBAGE DINNER
Saturday, March 7 at the Kauneonga Lake Firehouse to benefit the Kauneonga Lake Fire Department. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. Adults $13.00, children $5.00
Take outs available.
ST. PATRICK’S DINNER
At the Quickway Diner, 68 Route 17K, Bloomingburg on March 14 to benefit the Rural Community Coalition Legal Fund. Between 2:00 and 6:00 p.m. Mother’s Day and 50/50 Raffle. Corned Beef and Cabbage $14.50 (Includes boiled potato and carrots). Ham $14.50, lamb stew $15.95. Dinners served with choice of soup or salad, soda bread or dinner roll and butter, and layer cake, or choose from regular menu.
Dr. Frederick A. Cook Society will host a book signing for award-winning author and Bethel resident, Maura Stone, at the Sullivan County Museum on Sunday, March 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. 265 Main Street, Hurleyville. Refreshments from The Bake House will be available. For information, call: 434-8044.
ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE
Join the Rock Hill Business and Community Association and the Rock Hill Fire Department for the 5th Annual Rock Hill St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 14 at 1:00 p.m. The day’s activities kick off at 11:30 a.m. with a special kids section, located at the Rock Hill Farmers’ Market lot (223 Rock Hill Drive), which will include face painting, crafts and activities for kids. This year’s parade will feature bagpipers, the Orange County AOH Division 1 Pipe and Drum Band, the Walker Valley Marching Band, local fire departments, community floats, antique cars, horses, veterans and more. For more information on marching or to become a Rock Hill Business and Community Association member contact Gary Budnik at email@example.com or call 845-866-3783.
CORNED BEEF LUNCH
Monticello Elks Lodge # 1544 is serving corned beef sandwiches on St. Patrick’s Day, Tuesday, March 17 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lodge on North Street in Monticello. The price is $10 including potato salad. The Tap Room will open at Noon. Eat in or take out. Order 5 sandwiches or more and delivery to your home or business will be free. Place your order by calling 794-1544 after 4 p.m. weekdays.
The Fallsburg Central School District’s Class of 2016 is hosting a Spaghetti Dinner on Friday, March 20 from 4:30 – 7 p.m. in the Fallsburg High School cafeteria. The price for adults is $8. The price for students and senior citizens is $6. Children 4 and under are free.
Mohegan Sun (Pocono Downs, Wilkes-Barre, PA) Casino Trip on Saturday, March 21. Sponsored by Monticello Kiwanis Club. Bus leaves former Monticello Apollo Plaza site at 8:00 a.m. sharp and returns by 5:00 p.m. $30 per person – includes $25 Free Play plus $5 Food voucher. Must be 21 years or older and bring Photo ID. For reservations and info, call Lori at 794-2888 or 794-7050.
AARP DRIVER SAFETY PROGRAM
AARP Driver Safety Program at South Fallsburg Senior Center, Laurel Avenue, South Fallsburg on Saturday, March 21 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. No walk-ins. To register call Sonny Smith after 9:00 a.m. in the morning at 434-8922. The fee is $20 for AARP members and $25 for non-members. Sponsored by the Sullivan County Office for the Aging & RSVP.
ANGLER’S REUNION DINNER
The Anglers Reunion Dinner will be held on Tuesday, March 31 at the Rockland House, Rockland Road, Roscoe. Social hour is 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. $25 pp. Contact the Rockland House at 607-498-4240 for reservations. Ed and Judy Van Put will give a PowerPoint presentation that describes the various differences between hatchery trout and wild trout. They will discuss how light and foods play a role in the coloration of individual trout and how old a 20 inch trout is. Join us at Junction Pool at 7 am on Wednesday for the first day of fishing season.
FLY TYERS RENDEZVOUS
The 14th annual Fly Tyers Rendezvous will be held on April 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at a new location – the Catskill Fly Fishing Center, Old Route 17, Livingston Manor. Sponsored by the Catskill Fly Tyers Guild. Join in a day of camaraderie, reunion and fly tying. Hang out with some of the most talented fly tyers in the Northeast. There will be over 40 tyers present. If you’d like to tie, you must sign up with John Kavanaugh firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-219-7696. Space is limited. There will be a Silent Auction from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. with unique items – flies, tools, books, etc. Benefits the Guild’s current activities. Everyone is welcome and it is free to everyone.
3RD ANNUAL FLY TYERS DINNER
The Catskill Fly Tyers Guild will hold their 3rd annual dinner (after the Rendezvous) at the Rockland House on April 11. Social hour is 6 p.m. and dinner at 7 p.m. Salmon or chicken parm $24 or prime rib $28. Must make reservations with Judie 607-498-6024 or email@example.com by April 6 or mail check to Catskill Fly Tyers Guild, PO Box 663, Roscoe NY 12776 with your choice of entrée, everything included. Cash bar.
THIRD ANNUAL EILEEN HAWORTH WEIL SCHOLARSHIP BRUNCH
The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission is sponsoring the Third Annual Eileen Haworth Weil Scholarship Brunch to be held in memory of Eileen’s tireless work as a community activist. The Hon. Josephine Finn will be the keynote speaker. The gathering will honor Paul Austin, Larysa Dyrszka and Sandra Cuellar Oxford for their dedication to Human Rights. The Brunch will be held on Sunday, April 26 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at The Eagle’s Nest in Bloomingburg. Tickets are $40 per person. Scholarship Funds raised will aid Sullivan County Community College students going on to a four-year degree. For information or to make reservations e-mail Judy at firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday, April 24 at St Peter’s Religious Education Building in Monticello. Asking for donations of prizes for the penny social tables. These prizes should be new items, big or small, inexpensive or expensive, craft items, hand made items, gift certificates, movie tickets, etc. and can be brought in during class time on Sunday and Monday or also to the rectory during the week. More information will follow in the upcoming months. Call Terry at 794-2635.
KIDZ BOP, the #1 music brand for kids, is bringing the “Make Some Noise” tour to Bethel Woods Center for the Arts on Saturday, July 18 at 4:00 p.m. The KIDZ BOP Kids will take the stage to perform family-friendly versions of today’s biggest hits in this energetic and interactive live show. For more information about KIDZ BOP and the “Make Some Noise” tour, visit: www.kidzbop.com/tour. Tickets on-sale Saturday, February 14 at 10:00 a.m. Visit www.bethelwoodscenter.org
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, in conjunction with Live Nation, will present Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga on Saturday, July 25. Tickets for the performances will go on sale to the public starting Monday, January 26 at 10 a.m. These performances will feature songs from their Grammy-nominated album “Cheek To Cheek.” Visit www.ticketmster.com, all Ticketmaster Outlets, the Bethel Woods Box office or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000.