Saturday, Nov. 16
The Roxbury Arts Group will present The Boy Who Grew Flowers at 11 a.m. at the Roxbury Arts Center. The Boy Who Grew Flowers is performed through beautiful puppetry, dance with an original music score that explores differences and acceptance through gorgeous storytelling. For free tickets, call 607 326-7908 or visit: roxburyartsgroup.org.
A book reading and talk will be held at 1 pm at Skene Memorial Library on Main Street in Fleischmanns. Dr. Michael J. Freeman will read from his book Buen Camino! Reflections from the Road and Trails, El Camino de Santiago, The Journey is the Destination. Dr. Freeman will discuss the 14-day journey, its pleasures and difficulties, amusing moments, and the spiritual meaning he and his family took from the experience. The event is free and open to the public. For more information call Skene Library 845 254-4581.
Flying Cat brings the Young Novelists to Phoenicia. The musical performance takes place in the United Methodist Church on 29 Church Street. Doors open at 7 p.m., concert begins at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, Nov. 17
An all-you-can-eat Hunters’ Pancake Breakfast will be held at the Claryville Fire Department with serving from 7 a.m.-noon. A portion of the proceeds will go to the Claryville Reformed Church Food Pantry. The fire department is located 1500 Denning Road, Claryville.
Saturday & Sunday, Nov. 23 and 24
The Delaware & Ulster Railroad in Arkville will run Toys for the Community Trains at noon and 2 p.m. each day. Start celebrating the Holiday Season by helping donate toys for the holidays in Delaware County. Each child rides FREE, when accompanied by an adult or senior, when they bring a new, unwrapped toy to the station, prior to riding the Classic Streamliner. Call 845 586-DURR or visit: durr.org for info.
Saturday, Nov. 30
Holiday on Main – Parade at 11 a.m. along Main Street, Margaretville. Shopping specials offered by local merchants and many free events all day. Santa will greet children at the American Legion Hall. A live Nativity scene will be enacted, there will be caroling and a tree lighting. Come shop small on small business Saturday. Info: Visit Margaretville on Facebook or call 845 586-4177.
Friday, Dec. 6
Andes Central School will be hosting its annual Senior Citizen Luncheon on Friday, Dec. 6 at 1 p.m. The ACS cafeteria staff will be serving a turkey dinner. There will also be musical entertainment provided by students.The luncheon is open to any Andes resident age 55 or older. Anyone who is interested in attending is asked to contact the school at 845 676-3166 to make a reservation, so that the cafeteria staff knows how many meals to prepare.