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ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER AND 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
 
Save the Date!
 
Central Catskills Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
 
Annual Awards Dinner
And
40th Anniversary
 
Celebrate With Us
 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
 
5pm – 6:15pm Appetizers and Cash Bar
 6:30pm – 8:30pm Dinner and Awards
 
Dinner Destination
 
The Peekamoose Restaurant
 
Rte 28, Big Indian, NY 12410
 
 
Reservations Required
Tickets Will Be Available Online
Starting June 1
www.centralcatskills.com

more info...
07/18/1805:00 PM - 08:30 PM

Longyear Gallery gets into the Mood - Something Fishy On Main in Margaretville
SOMETHING FISHY 
AND OTHER CURRENTS
-
A GROUP SHOW OF LY ARTISTS
APRIL 21-MAY 14


OPENING RECEPTION:
SATURDAY APRIL 28, 3-6PM
"SOMETHING FISHY AND OTHER CURRENTS"
 OPENS AT LONGYEAR GALLERY
Opening this week at Margaretville's Longyear Gallery is "Something Fishy and Other Currents," a group show featuring the artwork of all Longyear Gallery members that opens on April 20th. The Artists' Reception will take place the following week, Saturday, April 28th, from 3-6 p.m. 
"Something Fishy and Other Currents" is really two exhibitions in one. Joining in Margaretville's "Something Fishy on Main Street" celebration of Trout and Trout-fishing, a number of Longyear artists will exhibit fishing-related art while other members will exhibit artwork unrelated to the event. "Something Fishy on Main" will be a 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. day of various activities including lessons in fly-tying, trout kite making, etc. in Margaretville.

A cooperative art gallery, Longyear Gallery's 33 members include artists Robert Axelrod, Beth Caspar, Marcia Clark, Janice DeMarino, Neil Driscoll, Ann Lee Fuller, Elaine Grandy, Robin Halpern, Jennifer Jefferson, Louise Kalin, Hedi Kyle, Margaret Leveson, Helane Levine-Keating, Patrice Lorenz, Anna Contes Maguire, Douglas Maguire, Frank Manzo, Helene Manzo, Anthony Margiotta, Gary Mayer, Elaine Mayes, Richard Mills, Chris Moore, Wayne Morris, Tom Rapin, Victoria Scott, Marilyn Silver, Mina Teslaru, Gerda van Leeuwen, Linda Varian, Corneel Verlaan, Ros Welchman, and Ellen Wong. 

Upcoming Longyear Gallery shows include a two solo exhibitions featuring the works of Helane Levine-Keating and of Jennifer Jefferson from May 18th to June 11th, with the Artist's Reception on Saturday, May 19th from 3-6 p.m.; and two solo exhibitions featuring the work of Robert Axelrod and David Leveson from June 15th  to July 9thwith the Artist's Reception on Saturday, June 16th from 3-6 p.m. David Leveson's solo exhibition of fine art photography will also serve as a tribute to the beloved photographer, founding Longyear member, and late Longyear Gallery director who passed away on March 15th  after a short illness.

"Something Fishy and Other Currents" will be open Friday, April 20th through Monday, May 14th. 

Longyear Gallery is located Downstairs at the Commons, 758 Main Street, Margaretville. Gallery hours for "Something Fishy and Other Currents" are Fridays, Sundays, and Mondays 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturdays 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and by appointment. For information, please call 845.586.3270 during gallery hours or Gerda van Leeuwen at 607.326.4402 for appointment

more info...
05/18/18
-05/28/18
See Copy for Days and Hours

CWC Exhibits Artwork of Roberta VonHanmann, 103 and June Lanigan, 91
Done over the past 50 years in exhibit that runs through June 8th at the Catskill Watershed Corporation offices, 905 Main Street, Margaretville, NY 12455

The Public is encouraged to visit. *45-586-1400.

The exhibition, "In Living color: Still Painting After All These Years,: offers a rare opportunity to view the work of Roberta vonHahmann, 103 and June Lanigan, 91, in the same space. Both artists have been creating all of their lives, and are still at it - each has a new work in the CWC exhibition. The paintings on display range from oils to pastels to multi-media pieces. The women are similarly inspired y nature but interpret their subjects quite differently.
05/21/18
-05/25/18
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM EST

Life Drawing at Streamside Yoga
Life Drawing every Thursday from 4 -7 pm at Streamside Yoga, 506 Main Street in Andes.   $10 for model.  

https://www.facebook.com/events/383351192169879/
more info...
05/24/1804:00 PM - 07:00 PM ESTWilliam Duke

Book, Plant, Bake and Rummage Sale
Please join us in the community room behind the library for a book sale. All proceeds benefit the library and help us buy more books. Thank you.
more info...
05/26/1809:00 AM - 03:00 PM ESTDoris

CFA/NYFOA Deer Exclosure Walk
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC

Join us at CFA’S Deer Exclosure Site to see what has grown in the forest after deer were excluded via an 8 foot fence three years ago. We installed the fence in the summer of 2015 with help from the New York Forest Owners Association (NYFOA). Since then, a plethora of vegetation has grown. Lets take a look together and continue the conversation on deer impacts within our forest. 

more info...
05/26/1810:00 AM - 12:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Fire Towers in The Catskill Park Weekends from Memorial Day Weekend to Columbus Weekend

The Catskill Fire Tower Project, now in its 21st year will open for the summer season on Saturday, May 26th. The 5 fire towers that are part of this volunteer project are Balsam Lake, Hunter, Overlook, Red Hill and Tremper. From Memorial Day through Columbus Day on weekends and holidays, volunteers will open the fire tower cabs from 10am to 4 pm so that visitors can enjoy the stunning views (weather permitting), learn about the fire tower history, and how to safely and enjoyably recreate in the Catskill Forest Preserve. The Annual Lighting of the Fire Tower event will take place on the Saturday of Labor Day weekend.


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05/26/18
-10/08/18
10:00 AM - 04:00 PM ESTLaurie Rankin

CWC Exhibits Artwork of Roberta VonHanmann, 103 and June Lanigan, 91
Done over the past 50 years in exhibit that runs through June 8th at the Catskill Watershed Corporation offices, 905 Main Street, Margaretville, NY 12455

The Public is encouraged to visit. *45-586-1400.

The exhibition, "In Living color: Still Painting After All These Years,: offers a rare opportunity to view the work of Roberta vonHahmann, 103 and June Lanigan, 91, in the same space. Both artists have been creating all of their lives, and are still at it - each has a new work in the CWC exhibition. The paintings on display range from oils to pastels to multi-media pieces. The women are similarly inspired y nature but interpret their subjects quite differently.
05/29/18
-06/01/18
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM EST

Life Drawing at Streamside Yoga
Life Drawing every Thursday from 4 -7 pm at Streamside Yoga, 506 Main Street in Andes.   $10 for model.  

https://www.facebook.com/events/383351192169879/
more info...
05/31/1804:00 PM - 07:00 PM ESTWilliam Duke

The 2nd Annual Underground History weekend for metal detectors will be held June 2-3.
This 'relic hunt' will happen at select sites throughout Middletown. To participate contact mrmetaldetector@aol.com.

There is a fee.
06/02/18
-06/03/18
Contact for location and times

Opening Day for the Delaware and Ulster Rail Road, Arkville, NY
MORE TRAIN TRAVEL FUN and SOME UNIQUE ENTERTAINMENT
 
SATURDAY, June 2, 2018 OPENING DAY OF THE 2018 DELAWARE & ULSTER RAILROAD SEASON.
 
TWILIGHT ON THE RAILS - MUSIC TRAINS
SATURDAYS  JULY 7 AT 6:30 P.M., SEPTEMBER 1 AT 6 P.M.
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville hosts Twilight on the Rails. This specially scheduled ride provides an evening of live music aboard the train, featuring one of the region’s top bands, Blues Maneuver. Bring a picnic and beverages.
 
VINTAGE STEAM!
SATURDAY & SUNDAY: June 9 & 10
SATURDAY & SUNDAY: September 29 & 30
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville will host rides powered by a vintage Steam Locomotive.
 
LIGHT-HEARTED TRAIN ROBBERIES AND BARBECUE!
SATURDAYS: June 16, July 28, Aug. 11 & September 15
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville will host
The Great Train Robbery & Barbecue by The Catskill Mountain Bushwackers. Historically accurate desperadoes of the 19th century will stage lighthearted holdups of the D&U. A BBQ luncheon is part of the fun.
 
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06/02/18Various Event Dates and TimesWes Coates, Director

Don't Blink - Magic with Artie Martello at Open Eye Theater
A Evening of Magic with Refreshments and Mystery Boxes Available to Benefit The Open Eye Theater 960 Main Street   Margaretville  NY 12455
more info...
06/02/1807:00 PM - 09:30 PM ESTAmie Brockway

CWC Exhibits Artwork of Roberta VonHanmann, 103 and June Lanigan, 91
Done over the past 50 years in exhibit that runs through June 8th at the Catskill Watershed Corporation offices, 905 Main Street, Margaretville, NY 12455

The Public is encouraged to visit. *45-586-1400.

The exhibition, "In Living color: Still Painting After All These Years,: offers a rare opportunity to view the work of Roberta vonHahmann, 103 and June Lanigan, 91, in the same space. Both artists have been creating all of their lives, and are still at it - each has a new work in the CWC exhibition. The paintings on display range from oils to pastels to multi-media pieces. The women are similarly inspired y nature but interpret their subjects quite differently.
06/04/18
-06/08/18
08:00 AM - 04:30 PM EST

Life Drawing at Streamside Yoga
Life Drawing every Thursday from 4 -7 pm at Streamside Yoga, 506 Main Street in Andes.   $10 for model.  

https://www.facebook.com/events/383351192169879/
more info...
06/07/1804:00 PM - 07:00 PM ESTWilliam Duke

Headwaters History Days - A historical celebration along the Catskill Mountains Scenic Byway
An annual celebration of history and culture along the Catskill Mountains Scenic Byway.

Tours, talks, exhibits and open houses at 14 historic sites in Middletown, Shandaken and Roxbury. Admission to most events is free; donations are welcome. . 
more info...
06/08/18
-06/10/18
10:00 AM - 09:00 PM ESTDiane Galusha

The Fleischmanns Family and America's Game
Baseball historian Robert Mayer will talk about the Fleischmann family’s many connections to baseball, their semi-pro team that included Honus Wagner, and the state of the art ball field they built in Fleischmanns. An exhibit on baseball in Fleischmanns will be on display. This is a Headwaters History Days program, and is free.
more info...
06/08/1807:00 PM - 09:00 PM ESTJohn Duda

Improving Habitat for Forest Birds - w/ Audobon NY
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Learn about the habitat needs of a suite of forest birds, and how we can manage forests to provide quality habitat. Management recommendations to improve habitat will be discussed and can be applied to a variety of property sizes, including small woodlots. There will be an indoor presentation followed by outside tour and discussion of different bird habitats.
more info...
06/09/1810:00 AM - 12:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

"Trees, Skis and the Triple Cs" at HSM Hall in Margaretville
A free, illustrated talk, "Trees, Skis and the Triple Cs" will disuss the lasting contributions made by the New Deal Civilian Conservation Corps camps in the Catskills. The talk, by Diane Galusha, begins at 10am at the HSM fall, and will be Followed by a walk through a local CCC plantation.
more info...
06/09/1810:00 AM - 12:30 PM ESTDiane Galusha

Vintage Baseball Game in Historic Wagner Field, Fleischmanns
Mountain Athletic Club plays Connecticut Bulldogs in a vintage baseball game using 1895 rules. Gabriella Augustine of National Baseball Hall of Fame will throw the ceremonial first pitch.
more info...
06/09/1812:00 PM - 03:00 PM ESTJohn Duda

Mushroom Log Inoculation w/ Catskill Fungi
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Learn from the experts at Catskill Fungi all about mushroom inoculation! Mycelium, or actively growing mushroom culture, is placed on a substrate — usually sterilized grains, such as rye or millet — and induced to grow into those grains. This is called inoculation. Join to do it yourself and take home your inoculation log to watch grow!

 
more info...
06/09/1802:00 PM - 05:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Life Drawing at Streamside Yoga
Life Drawing every Thursday from 4 -7 pm at Streamside Yoga, 506 Main Street in Andes.   $10 for model.  

https://www.facebook.com/events/383351192169879/
more info...
06/14/1804:00 PM - 07:00 PM ESTWilliam Duke

Game of Logging: Level I
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC

Level I focuses on introducing the participant to open face felling and the development of techniques to safely use it. Topics covered include personal protective equipment, chainsaw safety features, chainsaw reactive forces, bore cutting, pre-planning the fell, and understanding hinge wood strength. Join us to learn how to safely & proficiently fell trees. Personal protective equipment required.

more info...
06/16/1807:30 AM - 05:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Backyard Edibles & Medicinals
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Learn to ID a few plants in your backyard for edibility & medicinal use with Amy Metnick.

more info...
06/23/1810:00 AM - 12:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Delaware Opportunities 10th Annual Children's Festival
Delaware Opportunities Inc. is pleased to announce that the 10th Annual Children's Festival will be held on June 27, 2018 from 10am-2pm, at the main office in Hamden, located at 35430 State Hwy 10.  The event is free to all and will be held rain or shine.  Animal Adventure activities from 10am - 1pm.  A car seat check station is available from 10am - 1pm.  Enjoy a fun-filled day of hands-on activities with your children and the children you care for.  We hope to see you there! 
more info...
06/27/1810:00 AM - 02:00 PM ESTAndrea Byrne

The 6th Living History Cemetery Tours will be held at Halcottsville Cemetery
One of HSM's most anticipated events, the tour introduces visitors to former community residents who share their stories of life, love and loss. Reserve a tour time.
more info...
07/07/18Call for Tour Times - Need ReservationDiane Galusha

Book Sale at the Fairview Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville
Please join us in the community room behind the library for a book sale. All proceeds benefit the library and help us buy more books. Thank you.
more info...
07/07/1809:00 AM - 03:00 PM ESTDoris

6th Living History Cemetery Tour
Tales of heartache, hard work, and the joys and secrets of small town life told by ten former residents. A fundraiser for the Historical Society of Middletown.
more info...
07/07/1804:00 PM - 07:00 PM ESTDiane Galusha

ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER AND 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
 
Save the Date!
 
Central Catskills Chamber of Commerce, Inc.
 
Annual Awards Dinner
And
40th Anniversary
 
Celebrate With Us
 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
 
5pm – 6:15pm Appetizers and Cash Bar
 6:30pm – 8:30pm Dinner and Awards
 
Dinner Destination
 
The Peekamoose Restaurant
 
Rte 28, Big Indian, NY 12410
 
 
Reservations Required
Tickets Will Be Available Online
Starting June 1
www.centralcatskills.com

more info...
07/18/1805:00 PM - 08:30 PM ESTCarol O'Beirne

Marking Time
An illustrated talk on the life and work of celebrated photographer and former Margaretville resident Art Kane, by his son, photographer Jonathan Kane,
more info...
07/21/1807:00 PM - 08:30 PM ESTDiane Galusha

KlezKamp at The Ashokan Center
For the first time inn over seven years, KlezKamp, a five-day immersion in traditional Yiddish music and dance, returns to the Catskills this summer.

Henry Sapoznik, camp founder and director, originally started KlezKamp in the 1980s after teachng banjo at an Ashokan Fiddle & Dance Camp.

Inspired, he decided to create a similar camp for traditional Yiddish music and dance. KlezKamp ran for over 30 years in a different Catskills location, offering music, dance, and deep cultural connection. Now, it returns to the Ashokan Center!

KlezKamp features instrumental and vocal music classes, dance tune forms (such as bulgars, zhoks, and shers), improvisational doinas, Yiddish vaudeville songs, folk dances, jams, lectures, and more!
more info...
07/29/18
-08/02/18
Residential Programs

Ginseng Walk
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Learn all about ginseng, where it grows, and how it can be preserved. 
Be prepared to hike off-trail and uphill! 

more info...
08/04/1810:00 AM - 01:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Book Sale at the Fairview Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville
Please join us in the community room behind the library for a book sale. All proceeds benefit the library and help us buy more books. Thank you.
more info...
08/11/1809:00 AM - 03:00 PM ESTDoris

Wild Mushroom Woods Walk w/ Catskill Fungi
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC

There are old mushroom hunters & there are bold mushroom hunters, but not old & bold mushroom hunters.” John Michelotti – from Catskill Fungi – will help you identify a wide range of mushrooms.

more info...
08/26/1810:00 AM - 12:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Book Sale at the Fairview Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville
Please join us in the community room behind the library for a book sale. All proceeds benefit the library and help us buy more books. Thank you.
more info...
09/01/1809:00 AM - 03:00 PM ESTDoris

Game of Logging: Level I
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Level I focuses on introducing the participant to open face felling and the development of techniques to safely use it. Topics covered include personal protective equipment, chainsaw safety features, chainsaw reactive forces, bore cutting, pre-planning the fell, and understanding hinge wood strength. Join us to learn how to safely & proficiently fell trees. Personal protective equipment required. 

more info...
09/08/1807:30 AM - 05:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Game of Logging: Level II
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Game of Logging Level 2 focuses on maximizing chainsaw performance through basic maintenance, carburetor setting, and filing techniques. Limbing and bucking techniques are introduced, spring pole cutting is covered and more felling is practiced. Personal protective equipment required.

more info...
09/15/1807:30 AM - 05:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

15th Annual Margaretville Cauliflower Festival
This annual fall festival is held in the Village Park along the East Branch of the Delaware Stream corridor.
Celebrating the history and culture of cauliflower farming in the region this event features a Tractor Parade along its Main Street, music, festival food including cauliflower, sales of cauliflower, kids activities, Pure Catskill members and local products, a history tent with farm equipment and displays. There is a farm petting area and pony rides too.

The 1903 Auto Endurance Rally including historic cars from around the country and region will stop by to 'show off' the beautiful cars of olde. Last year two Maxwells were on display. One locally owned and one from the North East. This year looks to be a bigger showing so we are making space for this exciting new addition to the Festival.

Vendor Forms can be found here. 
more info...
09/22/1810:00 AM - 04:00 PM ESTCarol O'Beirne

Book Sale at the Fairview Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville
Please join us in the community room behind the library for a book sale. All proceeds benefit the library and help us buy more books. Thank you.
more info...
10/06/1809:00 AM - 03:00 PM ESTDoris

Sufi Dance of Oneness

Listen… and allow this listening to lead you into movement and a dance that opens your whole being and rouses your creative fire from the depths of peace.

If you long to meditate with movement and feel drawn to truly ground your spirituality in your body and gain practical tools for living a more energized, peaceful and lucidly creative life, this workshop is for you.
Guided by the teachings of Rumi, delve into grounding and centering techniques that awaken your body, re-connect you with the Earth and your core, so you can open your central channel, your heart and align with Spirit.

Journey into ancient and contemporary ceremonies from high energy movement to stillness and silence in preparation for Sama–deep listening with the heart.

This workshop demystifies turning, offering access to Sufi whirling meditation in a few simple steps. This method allows people of all experience levels to turn for a sustained period with ease. One enters the Sama, pure listening, and ‘is danced’. An age-old practice of the legendary Sufi masters Rumi and Shams, the Sama is an inner journey and a direct path to creativity. It dissolves mental chatter into the vast ocean of presence, and we begin to simply be…unchained, free, present, and wildly inspired.


more info...
11/02/18
-11/04/18
TBDFront Desk

Book Sale at the Fairview Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville
Please join us in the community room behind the library for a book sale. All proceeds benefit the library and help us buy more books. Thank you.
more info...
11/03/1809:00 AM - 03:00 PM ESTDoris

Wreath Making w Mike Porter
HOSTED BY THE CATSKILL FOREST ASSOCIATION, INC.

Tis the season! Join CFA President Mike Porter to learn how to make wreaths, and to make your own to celebrate the festivities. Make it a family event! 

more info...
12/01/1810:00 AM - 12:00 PM ESTCatskill Forest Association

Pine Hill Community Center Coming Events
This Week At The Center
March 29
Narcan Training
Help Save A Life
There is Still Room  To Sign Up
Thursday March 29
Two Training Sessions
2 pm - 3 pm
6 pm - 7 pm 
Refreshments served
Narcan (naloxone) is an opioid antagonist and is used for the complete or partial reversal of opioid overdose.
It is also used for diagnosis of suspected or known acute opioid overdose and for blood pressure support in septic shock.
This training will help teach participants how to administer and save lives
Sign up at info@pinehillcommunitycenter.org
Please let us know which session you are attending
No Fee


April 1
Easter 
Looking for something to do
The center will be open
11 am - 3 pm 


Coffee available everyday

Monday 
Muffin Mondays
Freshly baked muffins with your coffee

Gentle Yoga 
With Kathy Carey
A fun class, lightly paced 
9 am - 10 am
$5/class

Monkey See Monkey Do 
With Patti Rudge
Exercise while seated in a chair, imitate
the movements of Patti and get a great workout
10:30 am - 11:30 am
No Fee

Home School Meet Up
Come meet other home school families
Open Rec, Public Computers
Study Space and a Kitchen
11 am - 1 pm

Learn To Meditate

Join in an hour of mindfulness - awareness practice
Alternating periods of sitting and walking meditation
Ongoing instruction is available
First-timers are always welcome

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
No Fee

(Some cushions are provided)

Tuesday
Monkey See Monkey Do 
With Patti Rudge
Exercise while seated in a chair, imitate
the movements of Patti and get a great workout
10:30 am - 11:30 am
No Fee

Building Your Family Tree 
With Moe Lemire
Learn the tips and tools available to research and build your family tree
Bring a laptop computer if you own one
2 pm - 3 pm
No Fee

Snowga  
With Pamela Martin
Apres Ski Yoga class specifically for skiers and snowboarders
to build strength and help prevent injury
5 pm - 6 pm 
$5/class


Scrabble Night
Bring snacks to share starts 7 pm
All welcome
No Fee

Wednesday
Power Yoga 
With Pamela Martin
Emphasis on strength 
10 am - 11 am
$10/class

Social Circle
Good conversation starts 1 pm 
All Welcome

Thursday
Tai Chi Class
With Celeste Graves
Unify the mind, body, spirit
9 am - 10:15 am
$5/class

Beginners Tai-Chi Class 
With Celeste Graves
Learn with other new students
10:30 am - 11:30 am
$5/class


Narcan Training
Help Save A Life
There is Still Room  To Sign Up
Two Training Sessions
2 pm - 3 pm
6 pm - 7 pm 
Refreshments served
Narcan (naloxone) is an opioid antagonist and is used for the complete or partial reversal of opioid overdose.
It is also used for diagnosis of suspected or known acute opioid overdose and for blood pressure support in septic shock.
This training will help teach participants how to administer and save lives
Sign up at info@pinehillcommunitycenter.org
Please let us know which session you are attending
No Fee


Friday 
Gentle Yoga
With Kathy Carey
A fun, lightly paced class 
9 am - 10 am
$5/class

Monkey See Monkey Do 
With Patti Rudge
Exercise while seated in a chair imitate
the movements of Patti and get a great workout
10:30 am - 11:30 am
No Fee


Saturday 
Coffee's Ready w/Polly
Weekly baked goodies + good conversation
10 am


Open Recreation
Pool table, Foosball and Ping Pong
11 am - 7 pm


Sunday  Funday
( Open Easter )
Open Recreation
Pool Table, Foosball and Ping Pong
11 am - 3 pm

 
Upcoming Events

March 29
Narcan Training
Narcan (naloxone) is an opioid antagonist and is used for the complete or partial reversal of opioid overdose.
It is also used for diagnosis of suspected or known acute opioid overdose and for blood pressure support in septic shock.
This training will help teach participants how to administer and save lives
Two Training Sessions
2 pm - 3 pm
6 pm - 7 pm
Refreshments served
Sign up at info@pinehillcommunitycenter.org
Please let us know which session you are attending


April  12
Smacked 
6 pm - 8 pm


April  13
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians


April 14
Native American Gathering
12 pm - 4 pm
Drum Circle
Food
All Welcome


April 14
Rewind To The 1960's @ Club Pine Hill
7 pm to 11 pm
Come relive all your favorite 60's Songs
Dress in 1960's themed attire

Snacks and Non-Alcoholic Drinks
Looking For Folks To Make 60's Themed Appetizers
$10 Suggested Donation



April  19
Hedi Kyle Workshop
Flag Book
7 pm - 9 pm
Limit 10 Participants
Fee $10 to benefit the Center
sign up at info@pinehillcommunitycenter.org


April 25
Associates For Training And Development 
Open House
11 am

This program is available at no cost to people who are 55 or older,
reside in Ulster County, are unemployed with little or no income,
and are in urgent need of a job. Participants also receive career assessments,
technology skills updates, and other services.


May 11
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians


May 
House in The Catskills
Session #1 @ Club Pine Hill

8 pm - 11 pm 
Guest DJ Angel

June 8
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians


June 9 
Catskill Cabaradio 
6 pm Potluck Supper
7 pm Live Show Cabaret Syle


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July 13
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians


July 19
Music in Translation 
Interactive Cello Concert with Nicky Swett  
7 pm - 8 pm

Join cellist and teaching artist Nicky Swett for an exploration of classic and contemporary solo cello music
This interactive concert will feature works of J.S. Bach, Alfredo Piatti,
Benjamin Britten, Krystof Penderecki, Marc O'Connor, and others
The program will also include a host of short musical "translations"
that bridge the gaps between all of these musical styles


August 10
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians


Septembe8 
Catskill Cabaradio 
6 pm Potluck Supper
7 pm Live Show Cabaret Style


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Septembe14
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians


October 12
Slow Jam
6 pm - 9 pm
Collaborate
Learn new tunes
Practice
Play some music
All without an audience
Open to all musicians



October 27 + 28 
The Halloween Journey
Want to be a part of the Journey next year.
- Act in the Journey
- Support the Journey
- Set Design
- Volunteer

- Help Fund raise for the Journey
email us at info@pinehillcommunitycenter.org

November 9
Slow Jam
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Slow Jam
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Play some music
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Coming Soon...Many Events throughout the months

A BREATH OF SPRING AIR - WEEKLY BLAST OF EVENTS IN THE CENTRAL CATSKILLS
THE BREATH OF FRESH SPRING AIR!
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018 – SPRING OPEN HOUSE AT THE CIC – 10AM- 2PM Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill Interpretive Center, 5096 New York 28 Mount Tremper, NY, 12457 www.catskillinterpretivecenter.org
Come out to the Catskill Interpretive Center to learn more about the great opportunities to get outside in the Catskills this spring with members of the NY State Outdoor Guides Association. Enjoy expert demos and take part in hands-on activities celebrating spring recreation in the Catskills, from fishing & hunting to hiking and backcountry camping.
Featured activities are still being added - but check out the amazing list so far!
10:30am & 12:30 pm - Trip Prep & Planning with Destination Backcountry Adventures
11:00 am - Fly Casting Tutorial with Mark Loete (Catskill Angler)
11:00 am - 2:00 pm (ongoing) - Fly Tying Demo with Walter Hamill (Feather & Steel)
11:30 am & 1:30 pm - Surviving an Unexpected Night Outdoors with Will Soter (Upstate Adventure Guides)
12:30 & 2:30 pm - Tree ID Walk with Destination Backcountry Adventures
1:00 pm - Fly Casting & Fly Selection with Bruce Pollock (Inside the Blue Line)
time tbd - Turkey Calling Demo with Timothy Keefe (Keefe Hollow Outfitting Co)
Plus all day enjoy hot campfire drinks and snacks as guides demonstrate safe, low-impact cooking methods. These methods help limit the impact of fire on the natural resources, and are great alternative to use during a burn ban, or times of high fire danger.
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018 – 1PM TO 3PM AT THE PHOENICIA LIBRARY, MAIN STREET, PHOENICIA, NY        www.phoenicialibrary.org
THE JERRY BARTLETT ANGLING COLLECTION presents SPORTING LEGENDS OF THE CATSKILLS
THE PRESENTATION BY AUSTIN “MAC: AND BETHIA WATERMAN will discuss the history and origins of sporting clubs and preserves, both public and private in the Catskills.
For more information about the Jerry Bartlett Memorial Angling Collection, and Catskills fishing lore, techniques and history, visit: www.catskillanglingcollection.org
 
 
SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018 – 3PM TO 5PM
ARTIST RECEPTION, ERPF CENTER, ARTS & CULTURE
At the Erpf Gallery – 1st Floor at the Catskill Center, Arkville, NY 12406 www.catskillcenter.org or call 845-586-2611
 
REFLECTIONS FROM A DREAM – Closing Reception
WORKS FROM THE 2017 PLATTE CLOVE ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE PROGRAM
Featuring oil and watercolor paintings, graphite drawings, 3D works, writings, and photography from the 2017 artists:
Bob Clyatt, Rachel Fran, Michelle Huang, D. M. LeBlanc
Susan Miiller, Richard Parisio, Jessica Puglisi, Chris Seubert
Kelly Sinclair, Jason Travers     
 
EARLY BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE MAY 1ST
 
PHOENICIA INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF THE VOICE
August 3rd: Opening Night SOULFUL GOSPEL SIRENS
Co-production with The Catskill Jazz Factory
 
Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice and community partner The Catskill Jazz Factory team up once again for a night beyond your imagination!
Jazz great Damien Sneed brings together some of the finest voices in the form of Damien Sneed featuring The Levites.
 
This otherworldly group will unite to personify and exemplify the great sirens of gospel--Mahalia Jackson, Shirley Caesar, Kim Burrell, Aretha Franklin, and Albertina Walker--and many more. This heart-rending, heaven-sent performance will feature gospel classics alongside contemporary genius, and will be accompanied by a magnificent jazz ensemble. 
Ticket: 845-688-3291
 
MONDAY, MAY 7, 2018 at 7:30pm
AN EVENING OF HEALING MUSIC IN THE YURT
 
THE SONG OF THE WORLD
with Scott Sheerin - $10
Register by calling 845-586-3225
”Rooted in silence, fire-hearted,
Mountain commandeers the winds.
She sings the world’s song through this flute.
Listen and be healed.”
 
THE ABILITY OF MUSIC to return us to an awareness of our own true nature—relaxed, wise, joyous and free-has been celebrated for millennia everywhere on Earth. Sacred songs have been the key elements in countless ceremonies, rituals and prayers that have sustained humanity throughout history.
The Blue Deer Center, is located along 1155 County Rte 6, Margaretville, NY 12455 www.bluedeer.org
 
SUNDAY, MAY 13, 8AM-1PM – MOTHER’S DAY BUFFET AT WOODNOTES GRILLE – EMERSON RESORT & SPA, MT. TREMPER, NY
Give Mom a time out! Begin her day of pampering with our Mother’s Day buffet featuring all her favorites including our Woodnotes Grille Omelet Station, Waffle Station, Frittata with Asparagus, Scallion and Goat Cheese, Smoked Salmon with Bagels and Cream Cheese, Chocolate Croissants and Raspberry Bear Claws.
$22 for adults, $10 for kids 12 and under.
Reservations are highly suggested and overnight stays do not guarantee a reservation.  Call (845) 688-2828.
 
OPENING DAY AT HANFORD MILLS MUSEUM
 
MAY 16, 2018 10am until 5pm -  OPEN WED THROUGH SUN.
51 Co Rd. 12, East Meredith, NY 13753 – 1-607-278-5744
 
Hanford Mills Museum, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, is one of only a handful of operating water- and steam-powered mills in the country. The 70-acre historic site, nestled in the northwestern Catskills, features guided tours; waterwheel demonstrations; sawmill and vintage woodworking machines; the John Hanford Farmhouse (which recreates home life in the 1920s), and other historic buildings. Special events held throughout the season.
 
IT'S A CATSKILL WEEKEND YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS.
 
MAY 25 - MAY 27, 2018 – A BIRDING WEEKEND
THE CATSKILL MOUNTAINS HOST 27 DIFFERENT BREEDING WARBLERS. AND AT LEAST 9 MORE SPECIES HAVE BEEN DOCUMENTED PASSING THROUGH THE REGION.
In honor of these amazing birds, the 3rd annual Taking Flight Conference is all about warblers.
The conference will be based at the Emerson Resort & Spa in Mt. Tremper, New York. Tickets: www.catskillcenter.org or call 845-586-2611,
 
ALL THINGS TRAINS – ALONG THE CATSKILL MOUNTAINS SCENIC BYWAY.
 
NEW TO THE CENTRAL CATSKILLS – BEGINS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Join us in New York's Catskill Mountains to discover the rails that run alongside the Esopus Creek from the beautiful village of Phoenicia to Boiceville along the Catskill Mountains Scenic Byway.
Ride the new Rail Explorers fleet of rail bikes, now with electric pedal assistance!
 
Rail Explorers: Catskills Division opens on Memorial Day Weekend 2018. Seats are limited so book early to make sure you don't miss out!
'The River Run' - Experience the magic of the historic Ulster & Delaware Railroad as you travel alongside the Esopus Creek through the beautiful woods of the Catskill Mountains. Bring a snack and a drink to enjoy at our creekside turnaround. This is an 8 mile round trip with electric pedal assistance. Please allow 2 hours.
 
The River Run Tour Pricing (8 mile round trip with electric pedal assist):
Tandem Explorer: (two riders @ $42.50pp) $85
Quad Explorer: (up to four riders @ $37.50pp) $150
10% discount for bookings of 10 or more (conditions apply)
Rail Explorers: Las Vegas Division bookings are now open. Book your tour now!
 
Parking and check in for all tours: 70 Lower High St, Phoenicia, NY
 
MORE TRAIN TRAVEL FUN and SOME UNIQUE ENTERTAINMENT
 
SATURDAY, MAY 12, 2018 OPENING DAY OF THE 2018 DELAWARE & ULSTER RAILROAD SEASON.
 
TWILIGHT ON THE RAILS - MUSIC TRAINS
SATURDAYS  JULY 7 AT 6:30 P.M., SEPTEMBER 1 AT 6 P.M.
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville hosts Twilight on the Rails. This specially scheduled ride provides an evening of live music aboard the train, featuring one of the region’s top bands, Blues Maneuver. Bring a picnic and beverages.
 
VINTAGE STEAM!
SATURDAY & SUNDAY: June 9 & 10
SATURDAY & SUNDAY: September 29 & 30
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville will host rides powered by a vintage Steam Locomotive.
 
LIGHT-HEARTED TRAIN ROBBERIES AND BARBECUE!
SATURDAYS: June 16, July 28, Aug. 11 & September 15
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad on Route 28, Arkville will host
The Great Train Robbery & Barbecue by The Catskill Mountain Bushwackers. Historically accurate desperadoes of the 19th century will stage lighthearted holdups of the D&U. A BBQ luncheon is part of the fun.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 





 
 
Coming Soon...Various Event Dates and Times

Open Eye Theater Announces Summer Classes and Workshops

REGISTER NOW FOR SUMMER CLASSES AND WORKSHOPS
 
The Open Eye Theater announces the opening of registration for Summer 2018 classes and workshops. Three popular workshops for children and adults return and one new class, “Lights Up on Plays,” has been added. 
 
“Artful Ages Acting” for ages 55 and up begins on Thursday, May 17. In five Thursday evenings from 6:00 – 8:30, participants will read, explore, rehearse, and stage scenes and monologues from Broadway and off-Broadway hits and world classics, and practice the craft of improvisation. Instructor is Open Eye producing artistic director Amie Brockway. The fee is $85 (or pay what you can). 
 
“Teens on Stage,” for ages 10-14, meets four Saturday afternoons in June, from 2:00-5:00, beginning June 9. Playwright, director, and teaching artist Sharone Stacy guides students through the writing of their own original plays, and staging them for an invited audience. The fee is $75 (or pay what you can). 
 
“Lights up on Plays” is new this year. Adults and older teens may register for this class which meets on the first Tuesday evening of each month from June 5 to November 6, from 6-9 pm.  Producing artistic director Amie Brockway leads the class through table readings and discussions of six award-winning contemporary plays. Scripts are provided. Fee is $110 (or pay what you can).
 
“Summer Youth Theater Workshop,” a one-week camp for ages 7-11, meets from Monday, July 23-Friday, July 27, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm. Students participate in a story theater exploration and staging of Bear Tales—old and new—led by Open Eye Arts Education teaching artist Jill Olesker. The experience includes creating live sound effects, as for a radio play. Fee is $95 (or pay what you can). 
 
All classes and workshops meet at The Open Eye Theater, 960 Main Street, Margaretville NY 12455.
 
Open Eye Theater classes are supported in part by the A. Lindsay and Olive B. O’Connor Foundation and the Hudson Valley Foundation for Youth Health. For further information, or to request a registration form, e-mail openeye@catskill.net.
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Coming Soon...Various Dates and TimesAmie Brockway



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