Friday, Feb. 16
The next meeting of the Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center has been rescheduled for Friday, Feb. 16 at 10 a.m. in Club Med at Mountainside. This is the organization’s Annual Meeting and all committee chairs should be present. All members are invited to attend. Mountainside is located at 42158 State Route 28, Margaretville. For additional information, please call 845 586-3737
Photographer, educator and DOAS Board Member, Rod Sutton will present photographs and fascinating facts on Reptiles and Amphibians at the Delaware Otsego Audubon Society’s Public Meeting at 7:30 PM at the Elm Park United Methodist Church, 401 Chestnut St., Oneonta. Refreshments will be available. The program is free and open to the public.
Saturday, Feb. 17
The Business Association of Margaretville will host its annual Sweet on Main celebration from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The lineup so far includes: Catskill Candies will set up a selfie station and offer chocolate tastings, the Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop will have a selfie station and special sale, the Catskill Mountain Artisan’s Guild will offer an arrary of kids’ crafts and a selfie stations and there will be a Snowman Building Contest (weather permitting). Info 845.586.4177 or visit: margaretvilleny.org
Catskill Forrest Association hosts: Fruitful Furnishings Sawmill & Gallery Tour from 10 a.m.-noon. Gary Mead owns and operates Fruitful Furnishings Sawmill along with Gary Mead Gallery in Margaretville, NY. Fruitful Furnishings is a production mill while Gary Mead Gallery highlights Gary’s life work with art and furniture made from local wood. We will be touring his sawmill operation then taking a look at the truly amazing wood pieces in Gary Mead Gallery.
The Phoenicia Library will host a Robot Club from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 48 Main Street. They will provide Lego Mindstorm robotics kits and light snacks. Registration is required, call 845.688.7811 to sign up.
The Catskill Interpretive Center welcomes renowned author and historian Vernon Benjamin beginning 2 p.m. He will present a brand-new program in honor of the late Congressman Maurice D. Hinchey, “Maurice Hinchey and the New Consciousness in Environmental Thinking in New York.” For more information please contact the CIC at 845.688.3369 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Jerry Bartlett Memorial Angling Collection at the Phoenicia Library is offering their annual free fly tying classes beginning on Saturday February 10, and continuing through Saturday, March 10. The classes take place from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Phoenicia Rod and Gun Club, 5419 Route 28, Mount Tremper. Participants must provide their own equipment. Feathers and hooks. Bring a lunch. Registration is required. Call Hank Rope at 845.254.5904 to register, Phoenicialibrary.org
Victoria Levy and Ben Vita will be giving a musical performance at The Pines on 5327 Route 212 in Mount Tremper beginning 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 18
The Claryville Fire Department will host an all you can eat pancake breakfast from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Children under the age of five get in for free, and is located at 1500 Denning Road.
Tuesday, Feb 20-22
New York Power Authority will hold a 2018 Winter Break Series from 10 a.m. – Noon at the Blemheim- Gilboa Power Project Visitors Center, 1378 St. Route 30, North Blenheim. For information, call 1-800-724-0309.
Saturday, Feb. 24
Join the Woodland Play House for Music and Movement with Megan from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. at 5575 Route 28, Phoenicia. This family class includes singing, dancing, and performing with Children ages 0-6.