ELLENVILLE, NY — The Ellenville-Wawarsing Youth Commission will hold its annual WinterFest on Sunday, January 29 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Lippman Park. Gather in the heated tent for music and food: soup and hotdogs from Frankie’s Franks and a food truck from Tavern at the Gunks. Outside there will be winter challenges to compete in.
Arts & Leisure Stories
HAWLEY, PA — On Saturday, February 4 at 8 p.m., hard-driving bluegrass band Colebrook Road will perform at Harmony Presents in the Hawley Silk Mill.
SHOHOLA, PA — When the judges in the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial Exposition found out that Edward Mitchell Bannister was black, they tried to take back the prize they awarded him for his painting, “Under the Oaks.” Justice was only served because his fellow artists—the ones he beat in the competition—stood up for him, and the prize was reinstat
HONESDALE, PA — Local artist Ula Nero will showcase her artwork throughout February at the Wayne County Public Library, located at 1406 Main St.
CALLICOON, NY — Delaware Valley Arts Alliance and the Callicoon Theater will present “La La Land” from Friday, January 27 through Monday, February 6. Both actors received Golden Globes for Best Performance, and the film also won Best Director, Best Screenplay and Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy awards.
HAMLIN, PA — The Beautiful Backyard Birds program will be held on Saturday, January 28 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Ritter’s Farm Market, Rt. 590. For the first part of the program, participants will engage through sight and sound in an experiential presentation. This presentation is geared toward a diverse audience of adults and alike.
NARROWSBURG, NY — Accomplished jazz pianist Joe Vincent Tranchina will perform a solo concert at the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance on Saturday, January 28 at 2 p.m. An audience Q&A and reception will follow.
Memories are funny. With time, they can shape-shift and fade, but often they are instantly brought back to life by seeing an object I haven’t thought about in years, a whiff in the air of a once familiar scent, or the strains of a long-forgotten tune.
CALLICOON, NY — As part of the CineArt series, the Delaware Valley Arts Alliance (DVAA) and the Callicoon Theater partner to present “Fences,” directed by and starring Denzel Washington and Viola Davis, who won the Golden Globe for Best Supporting Actress.
LIVINGSTON MANOR, NY — The Livingston Manor Rotary Ice Carnival will return this weekend, with a kickoff dance on Friday, January 20 at Livingston Manor Central School from 6:45 to 9:45 p.m. The traditional crowning of the Ice Festival King and Queen will take place at 9 p.m.