EQUINUNK, PA — First Friday will be celebrated at the Equinunk Historical Society’s Calder Cafe on February 2. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; music starts about 7:15 p.m. First Fridays continue throughout the winter months on the first Friday of each month, until they end on April 7.
Arts & Leisure
CALLICOON, NY — Yarnslingers (people who tell fantastic stories) are gathering for a reading of short true stories (by the authors themselves) on Sunday, January 28, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Café Adella Dori on Lower Main Street.
SHOHOLA, PA — The Barryville Area Arts Association (BAAA) will sponsor an exhibit for Black History Month that includes the work of contemporary artists, as well as an exhibit of prints tracing the history of black American art through slavery into the civil rights movement. There will be a reception on February 3 from 4 to 6 p.m.
HONESDALE, PA — After a long absence from Honesdale, the National FFA Organization has recognized a new Wayne Highlands chapter to educate a budding generation of farmers and agriculturalists.
“Curiosity killed the cat!” my mother used to warn, wagging one of those finely manicured fingers in my face. “Face it,” she’d say. “You’re too nosy.” Hmmph. “I am not!” I would shoot back.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — Catskill Art Society will present “spice cobra scrambles,” an exhibition of work by Brooklyn-based artist Mark Cannariato, at the CAS Art Center at 48 Main St., starting on Saturday, February 3. The exhibition will be on view through March 17. There will be an artist’s talk on February 3 at 1 p.m.
HONESDALE, PA — Enjoy a night at The Cooperage for its Shakespeare on Film series on Thursday, January 25 at 7 p.m. This month’s film features “Love’s Labour’s Lost,” which is one of Shakespeare’s early comedies. After the screening, there will be an opportunity for impressions and sharing. Dr.
HONESDALE, PA — There will be a Sunday afternoon of warm soulful acoustic music at The Cooperage on Sunday, January 28 at 3 p.m., when you can catch Northeast Pennsylvania native Mike Mizwnski (MiZ) supporting his third studio album, “A Year Ago Today.” MiZ is a singer/songwriter/guitarist known for delivering a soulful blend of original, guitar
HONESDALE, PA — The Wayne County Arts Alliance (WCAA) has put out a call for artists to participate in this year’s Artists Open Studio Tour, which will take place on July 6, 7 and 8. Applications must be postmarked by February 16.
HAWLEY, PA — The Cocoon Coffee House has the caffeine you need to get you going in the morning, but they also offer art exhibits to stimulate your intellect as well. Throughout the winter months, the installation on display is “Absence of Light,” the brainchild of Narrowsburg abstract artist Claudine Luchsinger.