Friday & Saturday, Nov. 25 & 26 Opening the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 25, at Margaretville’s Longyear Gallery is “Artists Choose Artists 2022,” Longyear’s twelfth invitational show featuring the work of both Longyear Gallery members and some of their favorite guest artists working in different media. The Artists’ Reception will take place Saturday, November 26, from 3-6 p.m. For information, please see Longyear Gallery’s website, www.longyeargallery.org, or call 845 586-3270 during gallery hours. Longyear Gallery is located Downstairs in The Commons, 785 Main Street, Margaretville.
Saturday, Nov. 26 The Village of Margaretville will kick off the season with a Holiday Parade on Saturday, Nov. 26 starting at 4:30 p.m. The event is being held as part of Shop Small Saturday – designed to encourage residents and visitors to support small businesses. Organizations, business owners and families are invited to create holiday-themed floats to enter in the parade along Main Street in the village. Many businesses in the village will be holding sales and/or special attractions as they welcome residents and visitors to Shop Local on Shop Small Saturday.
Friday, Dec. 2 Congregation B’nai Israel will continueits popular “Taste of Shabbat” ZOOM event on Friday December 2 at 6:15 p.m.There is singing, prayers, music and fellowship. Come join us for a fun and uplifting time! You do not have to be a member or know Hebrew to paeticipate – all are welcome to this free event. Contact us at Bnaiisraelfleischmannsny @gmail.com to register or call 845 254-9945 to leave a message. We are an open and inclusive Jewish spiritual community.
Tuesdays, Dec. 6-Jan. 10, 2023 Writers in the Mountains (WIM) presents Modern Love II, a six-week creative writing workshop with Elizabeth Koster, December 6, 2022 – January 10, 2023. The class will be held online Tuesdays, from 12 noon to 2 pm. Once you register and pay, you will be given instructions on how to join the class. To register for this class, e-mail writersinthemountains @gmail.com. To register online, visit writersinthemountains.org. Class fee is $100.
Through December 22 Roxbury Library Association (RLA) welcomes the public to the RLA Annual Holiday Bazaar shopping festivities. Annual Holiday Bazaar will offer holiday shoppers the opportunity to purchase quality RLA Thrift Shoppe merchandise, Shoppers may also take advantage of the RLA Thrift Shoppe’s ongoing fill-a-bag sales ($3 for a small bag of merchandise $5 for a large bag of merchandise, and $1 for a box or bag full of books from the RLA Thrift Shoppe). Located at 53742 State Highway 30. Info: 607 326-7901.
Through January 7, 2023 1053 Main Street Gallery in Fleischmanns presents “Echo Chambers” an exhibition of multi-media work including artwork which uses manipulated images of darning stitched onto canvas. The show runs through January 7, 2023. Info: 1053maingallery.com