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January 2016

Kids’ activities at the visitor center

LACKAWAXEN, PA — The Delaware Highlands Conservancy at the Upper Delaware Visitor Center will host special activities for kids on Sunday afternoons from 12 noon to 3 p.m. in January and February.
Kids will learn how to identify an eagle and where to find them, watch a short video and then work with volunteers to create a craft, with a different option each week including an eagle puppet, magnets, and necklaces or lanyards.

Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver at all times.  Read more

Have an ice day!

You know what they say: “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade!” In that same vein, I say “When life gives you bitter cold, plunging temperatures that cause your thermometer to freeze and there aren’t enough layers in the world to keep you even remotely warm… go to an ice festival,” and there are more than a few to choose from here in the Upper Delaware River region.  Read more

Jann Klose, The Costellos & Jill's 60th birthday celebration

April 9, 2016

RiverFolk Concerts presents Jann Klose, award-winning, pop singer-songwriter, at The Cooperage, 7:30pm. The Costellos open with Maverick Pop Music: Roots-Pop meets instrumental surf with a twang. Cost: $20/$25. B-day party.

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RiverFolk Concerts
Contact Phone #: 
845/252-6783

Yarnslingers solicits stories

HONESDALE, PA — Yarnslingers is requesting submissions for stories for a Valentine’s Day event to be held on Sunday, February 14 from 3 to 4 p.m. at The Cooperage. The event will be aired live on WJFF radio, 90.5. Short stories about love—first love, unwanted love, discovering love are invited. Visit www.facebook.com/yarnslingers, or call 570/729-8356.

One-man folk-rock band in Hawley

HAWLEY, PA — Harmony Presents features Jeremiah Tall, a one-man folk-rock band, on Friday, January 29 at 8 p.m. in the Boiler Room of the Hawley Silk Mill, 8 Silk Mill Dr.  Read more

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen Bluegrass

March 13, 2016

RiverFolk Concerts presents Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen at The Cooperage, 3pm. They play a wide variety of new acoustic American roots music, Bluegrass and acoustic country, with blues, folk, swing, and jazz. Powerful vocal harmonies, expressive songwriting, smooth ballads. 845/252-6783.

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RiverFolk Concerts
Contact Phone #: 
845/252-6783

Remembering Phil Ochs Song Night

March 6, 2016

RiverFolk Concerts presents a night of music commemorating the life and music of 1960s American protest singer Phil Ochs at The Cooperage, 5pm. The show will be hosted by Phil’s sister, Sonny Ochs. Featuring Greg Greenway, Pat Wictor, Sharon Katz, Kim & Reggie Harris, and Colleen Kattau.

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RiverFolk Concerts
Contact Phone #: 
845/252-6783

Coal Town Rounders in Hawley

HAWLEY, PA — The Coal Town Rounders will return to Harmony Presents on Saturday, January 30 at 8 p.m. “Grafting their passion for Appalachian music and harmony singing to 21st century sensibilities, Northeast Pennsylvania-based quartet Coal Town Rounders occupy a space in time that is distinctly their own. With a foundational repertoire of bluegrass material you’d expect in a group twice their age, the band is poised to expand the reach and relevance of traditional music with their unique and hard-driving sound,” says Jill Carletti, managing director of Harmony Presents.  Read more

Puppy Love & Kitten Cuddles dance

HUGUENOT, NY — Grab your favorite Valentine and join the Humane Society of Port Jervis/Deerpark and the Deerpark Lions Club for an evening of good company, food, music and dancing at the Huguenot Firehouse on February 13 from 7 to 11 p.m. There will be a home-cooked Italian dinner, and live Music by Mike. All proceeds will be split to benefit the Humane Society and the Lions Club. Tickets cost $25 per couple pre-sale and $30 per couple at the door. For tickets, call Joanne at 914/850-5095 or stop by the Humane Society at 202 Route 209.

‘About Face’ at Alliance Gallery

NARROWSBURG, NY — The Delaware Valley Arts Alliance’s (DVAA’s) Alliance Gallery kicks off the 2016 gallery season with a group exhibition of artworks titled “About Face” on Saturday, February 6, with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. It will be on view through March 26. The opening will take place in conjunction with DVAA’s online Bgallery space, which will be presenting “Altered Ego—Manipulated Self Portraits of and by the Artist.”  Read more