Features and Upcoming Events

14th Spring Fair planned Saturday at Mountainside

The Auxiliary of Margaretville Memorial Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will host its 14th annual Spring Fair on Saturday, March 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mountainside.
The event will feature an Easter Egg Treasure Hunt, photos with the Easter Bunny, crafts, candy, baked goods, and products by Avon and Mary Kay.


St. Paddy's parade is Sunday along Halcottsville's Main Street

The Children of the Leprechaun, together with the Halcottsville Fire Department, will host the 15th annual Saint Paddy’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 16 beginning at noon along Main Street, Halcottsville.


Shandaken Women's Network hosts a "Self-Cleaning House" Workshop

The Shandaken Women’s Network will host a special dinner meeting and workshop on Wednesday, March 19 starting with dinner at 6 p.m. at the Alamo Cantina in Phoenicia entitled “The Self-Cleaning House” presented by entrepreneur and President Melody Newcombe.


"Fishing History" talk is March 15 at Fairview Library

“Fins and Flies: A History of Fishing in the Catskills,” an illustrated talk by angling experts Ed and Judy Van Put, will be held Saturday, March 15, just two weeks before the opening of fishing season.


Making books will be focus of Roxbury Library workshop

Roxbury resident and visual artist Susan Whittenburg will offer a presentation on the art of book making for the March Tuesday Forum program at the Roxbury Library on Tuesday, March 11 at 1 p.m.
Regular Tuesday Forum attendees will provide refreshments following Whittenburg’s presentation.


"The Truth About Cinderella" will be revealed at Andes show

Fairy tale adaptations have become a popular literature genre. Adaptations are built around an original fairy tale but altered in some way. Characters may be changed, the language may be simplified, or the story line might be modified.


Roxbury News: Feb. 13

Congratulations to the Roxbury Rockets! The boys’ basketball team came out on top in the Delaware League’s Mountain Division. The Rockets are now preparing for the Cross-over Championship game at SUNY Delhi on Friday, Feb. 15, when they face the Wildcats of Hunter-Tannersville Central School.


Love songs are in the air in Roxbury Saturday

You can get close to your sweetie again this Valentine’s Saturday with a romantic surrey ride through picturesque Roxbury in an elegant horse drawn brougham, just as lovebirds did in the good old days. Then cozy up in Public Lounge to the “sweetest sounds” of Richard Rodgers’ love songs, truffles and champagne.


Frost Valley YMCA offers family specials

Winter Family Week is an opportunity for visitors to enjoy half-price lodging at Frost Valley YMCA in Claryville from February 18-20 and February 20-22.
This half-price offer applies to guests staying at Frost Valley’s family-style lodges and there is a two-night minimum for this promotion.


"February Frolic" show opens at Longyear Gallery Saturday

Presidents’ Day Weekend marks the opening of Longyear Gallery’s latest show, February Frolic. The artists’ reception will be held Saturday, Feb. 16, from 4 to 7 p.m.
The gallery hours have been extended that day with the hope of attracting after-work and après ski types, as well as diners from newly opened Dominico’s Café downstairs in The Commons Building.


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