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June 2016

Jeff JEMS hold Americana Day

JEFFERSONVILLE, NY — Jeffersonville JEMS will feature its Americana Day to kick off Independence Day Weekend on Saturday, July 2. A musical tribute to our freedoms and love of country will begin on the Main Events Stage at 3 p.m. John Gain, a local country music artist, followed by Sara Hulse, known for her thought-provoking lyrics, will open the program. “Nothing New,” a twosome of Steve Fleckenstein and John Kavaller playing bluegrass, folk, blues and some older country western music and acoustic pop, will round out the program.  Read more

‘Moonlight and Magnolias’

SOUTH FALLSBURG, NY — “Moonlight and Magnolias” is coming to the Rivoli Theatre on Friday, July 8 and 15; Saturday, July 9 and 16; Sunday July 10 and 17. Friday and Saturday performances are at 8 p.m., and Sunday performances are at 2 p.m., presented by the Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop (SCDW).  Read more

Jazz on the Deck opens with Gypsy Jazz

HAWLEY, PA — The Settlers Inn hosts its summer Jazz on the Deck series every Wednesday during July and August, from 6 to 9 p.m., rain or shine. There is no cover charge. Select Friday and Sunday shows are also planned. You can dine on The Settlers Inn deck overlooking lush gardens, or at lawn tables with cocktail and snack service.

Jazz on the Deck begins Wednesday, July 6 with The Gypsy Jazz Quintet and continues through September 4. Other upcoming musicians are Kelley Suttenfield, July 13, and the Roberto Trio, featuring Madd Kat, on July 20.

Harmony goes local

HAWLEY, PA — On Saturday, July 2 at 8 p.m., Harmony Presents will showcase a double-bill of local bands, The Dishonest Fiddlers and Jung Bergo. “For three years, Harmony Presents has showcased mostly regional acts, but we also have a lot of talent right in our own backyard.  Read more

‘Night Light’ at the Alliance

NARROWSBURG, NY — “Night Light,” an exhibit of photography by Paula Kelly, opens with a free reception on Friday, July 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Delaware Arts Center’s Alliance Gallery at 37 Main St. The exhibit features nocturnal images of landscapes, celestial time exposures, and still life studies. It will be on view through July 30.

“I love shooting photographs during twilight. Colors intensify and space flattens,” says Kelly, a part-time resident of Loch Sheldrake who is based in New York City. “As night falls, elements seem to float.”  Read more

Giusti installation at the Loft

NARROWSBURG, NY — “Three Seasons at Black Forest Farm,” an installation exhibit by artist Karin Giusti, opens with a reception on Friday, July 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Delaware Arts Center’s Loft Gallery, 37 Main St. The exhibit will be on view through July 30. The work is a monumental sculpture and photographic exhibition that serves as a tribute to the life and memory of Stephen G. Schwarz (1961-2010), an active-duty New York City firefighter and first responder on September 11, 2001, who succumbed to the health effects of working at Ground Zero.  Read more

Hot Jazz in the town square

HANCOCK, NY — The streets of Hancock will resound to the cool sounds of Hot Jazz on Friday, July 1, at 7:30 p.m. when New York City’s Nick Russo and the Hot Jazz Jumpers appear for one night only at the Hancock Town Square.

Vocalists Miles Griffith and Betina Hershey and percussion virtuoso David Pleasant join the multi-talented Russo to present an eclectic mix of ‘20s/’30s and New Orleans jazz, bluegrass and standards influenced by Gullah Geechee and Calypso rhythms.  Read more

‘Capricious’ at Gallery EVA

CALLICOON, NY — The new exhibit at Gallery EVA, “Capricious,” will open on July 2 and run through July 31. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, July 2 from 5 to 9 p.m.

Artists featured in the show will include Elise Freda, Phil Jacobi, Eva Drizhal, Ellany Gable, Franco LoPinto, Evelyn Morisot, Christine Stamos, Barry Shavrick and Jane Morris. The artists will be present at the opening reception.

Gallery hours are Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12 noon to 6 p.m., sometimes Monday, and by appointment. For more information call Eva Drizhal at 845/887-3202.

Salsa-Caribbean funk band

HAWLEY, PA — Harmony Presents will showcase the quickly rising Columbian band, El Caribefunk, on Friday, July 1 at 8 p.m. The group, which has headlined festivals with acts like BombaEstereo and Herencia de Timbiqui, was featured on NPR Music, played live on Colombian National Radio and performed on numerous national television programs including TeleAntioquia and RadioUno.  Read more

Revolution in Shohola

SHOHOLA, PA — The Barryville Area Arts Association will present an exhibit titled “Revolutionary Art: Art of the American and French Revolutions” in July, with an opening reception on Saturday, July 2 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Artists’ Market Community Center, 114 Richardson Ave. The reception celebrates the 240th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and the 227th anniversary of Bastille Day in France.  Read more