EQUINUNK, PA — Given the extreme cold weather last week, the Calder Café First Friday event was postponed to this coming Friday, January 12. As usual, doors will open at 6:30 and music will begin at 7:15 p.m.
Arts & Leisure
MILFORD, PA — The winter classic-film series at TriVersity at 201 West Harford St. will start with “The African Queen,” on Thursday, January 11 at 7 p.m. The series, which features films from Hollywood’s Golden Age, is hosted by John DiLeo.
BETHEL, NY — Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers announced earlier this week that their co-headline North American 2018 summer tour, “The Summer of Living Dangerously,” will wrap up on Saturday, July 14 at Bethel Woods Center for the Arts. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 12 at 10 a.m.
Sitting at my desk trying not to listen to the drip, drip, drip of the kitchen faucet (you all know why) behind me, my mind wanders as I steel myself for the task at hand… cleaning up the desktop files from the previous year and preparing to begin anew.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Since July, The Narrowsburg Union, located at 7 Erie Ave., has housed a new resident: Fire Mountain Kitchen, a food production facility specializing in jarred goods and preserves. The kitchen is owned and operated by Dr. James Lomax, a retired physician and frequent contributor to The River Reporter’s Health section.
EQUINUNK, PA — The Equinunk Historical Society’s next First Friday celebration of open-mic musical talent at the Calder Café will also be the first First Friday of the new year: January 5. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and music begins at 7:15 p.m.
MILFORD, PA — Pike Imaging Council (PIC) held its second annual print competition at its monthly photography club meeting on December 5. Members of the club are photography enthusiasts ranging from beginners to professionals.
CALLICOON, NY — There will be an opening reception in the art space at the new River Family Wellness on Friday, January 5. Attendees will arrive at 4 p.m. for a launch of the new gallery space featuring the work of three local artists: Marjorie Morrow, Naomi Teppich and Gail Tuchman.
I leant upon a coppice gate
When Frost was spectre-grey,
And Winter’s dregs made desolate
The weakening eye of day.
The tangled bine-stems scored the sky
Like strings of broken lyres,
And all mankind that haunted nigh
Had sought their household fires.
The instant that I picked up the phone I knew I was in trouble. “Go out on a Monday?” I barked into the receiver. “What, are you crazy? It’s a school night!” The caller was gal pal Jamee Schleifer and the reason for her inquiry was simple.