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April 2015

Paslay to headline at ThunderBash

MONTICELLO, NY — Thunder 102, Monticello Casino and Raceway and the Sullivan County Visitors Association will hold ThunderBash on Saturday, May 2, “Tony Cellini Day.” Headlining the night of entertainment will be country music star and veteran song writer, Eric Paslay. Paslay’s first solo release, “Friday Night,” went to #1 in 2014. Recently featured as one of Country Radio Seminar’s New Faces of Country Music, his current single, “She Don’t Love You,” is moving up the charts.  Read more

Artists’ market opens in Shohola

SHOHOLA, PA — The Artists’ Market Community Center is opening in Shohola and offering art exhibits, classes and special events. Its mission is “bringing art to life in Sullivan County, NY and Pike County, PA.”  Read more

Sullivan County beverage tour

LIBERTY, NY— Cornell Cooperative Extension Sullivan County (CCESC) will offer the Sullivan County Grains to Grapes beverage tour on Saturday May 9, Mother’s Day weekend. Ticket holders will board the Rolling V coach bus at 10:45 a.m. at CCESC’s Gerald J. Skoda Extension Education Center on 64 Ferndale-Loomis Rd. and will return by 7 p.m.  Read more

PJCA-sponsors Kahlo trip

PORT JERVIS, NY — The Port Jervis Council for the Arts (PJCA) is sponsoring a bus trip to the Frida Kahlo/Art, Garden, Life exhibit in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory of the New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx on Wednesday, May 27. One of the best-known artists of the 20th century, Frida Kahlo created colorful, often surreal paintings throughout a life filled with almost unbearable physical pain and personal anguish, recorded in numerous revealing self-portraits.  Read more

Wine tasting for the library

HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Public Library (WCPL) will hold its eighth annual wine tasting fundraiser on Friday, April 24 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at Wayne County Ford (971 Texas Palmyra Hwy./Rte. 6). It is a night of socializing while tasting food from local restaurants paired with a selection of three red and three white wines. This year’s pairing sponsors include The Alpine Wurst and Meat House, Camp Umpy’s Bagels & Stuff, Ehrhardt’s Waterfront Restaurant, Fiesta on Main, Hotel Wayne and The Settler’s Inn.  Read more

Americana and bluegrass

CUDDEBACKVILLE, NY — The Neversink Valley Museum presents an evening of Americana and bluegrass music featuring Hudson Valley favorites Annie and Mike Baglione and friend Kyle Hancharek on Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the D&H Canal Visitor’s Center, 58 Hoag Rd. (just off Route 209).

Mike is a founding member of the bluegrass bands “Tin Roof,” “Oxford Depot” and the “Jersey Mountain Boys.” He has performed at clubs, coffee houses and on festival stages throughout the Northeast for the past 20 years, as well as performing live on radio stations WFDU, WJFF, WTBQ and WNYC.  Read more

Old Time Fiddlers

HONESDALE, PA — Master fiddler Steve Jacobi and The Old Time Fiddlers will return to The Cooperage, 1030 Main St. on Friday, April 24 at 8 p.m.  Read more

Contra dance returns to The Cooperage

HONESDALE, PA — On Saturday, April 25, Contra dancing, a form of traditional American set dancing, will return to The Cooperage, 1030 Main St. You and your partner dance a series of figures, or steps, with each other and with another couple. The figures are similar to those of old-time square dancing.

Beginners are welcome. Caller Laurie B. teaches each dance before it is actually called to the music. Also, first-time dancers will find experienced dancers extremely friendly and helpful.  Read more

Harpeth Rising

HAWLEY, PA — Harmony Presents will showcase Harpeth Rising, a group of classically trained musicians, on Saturday, April 25 at 7:30 p.m. in the Boiler Room of the Hawley Silk Mill at 8 Silk Mill Dr.  Read more

Bail companies ordered to pay Pike County $125,000

The Pennsylvania Superior Court has ordered that two bail companies, Seneca Insurance Company and Evergreen National Indemnity Company, pay $125,000 to Pike Counting stemming from a murder conviction committed while a defendant was free on bail.  Read more