That's Entertainment

That's Entertainment: Events from December 3 - 8, 2014

Wednesday, Dec. 3
The Andes Roundtable presents Paul Misko who will give a presentation on his experiences in woodworking, from trees to finished product. This will include some techniques he has learned, and a few tips to share. We will view some of his finished items while we munch on his scrumptious cupcakes. Paul is a historian from Woodland Valley, and leads history hikes with the Catskill 4000 Club. Hunting Tavern, 7 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 4
A sampling of locally made products featuring hand-made chocolates and infused honeys with Melissa of Girl & Bee will held from 4 to 6 p.m. at Home Goods of Margaretville, 784 Main Street. These organic, handmade and totally unique truffles, barks and infused honeys are made locally and will only be for sale during the Holiday Season. Flavors include candy cane crush bark, and lavender, espresso, rose and vanilla truffles. Information: 586-4177, e-mail: homegoods@catskill.net or visit: HGOM.net.


That's Entertainment: Events from Nov. 26 - Dec. 7, 2014

Now through Wednesday, Nov. 26
The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will be holding a “Getting Cold Out There” Sale from November 12-26 at its Thrift Shop at 850 Main Street, Margaretville. All regular priced coats, jackets, hats, scarves, gloves and sweaters will be on sale at half-price. The Thrift Shop will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 and 28. Info: 845 586-3737.

Thursday, Nov. 27
The 5th Annual Free Community Thanksgiving Day Dinner sponsored by the Interfaith Council is scheduled  from noon to 2 p.m. at the Purcell Center of the Sacred Heart Church, Academy Street, Margaretville.  Reservations not required but  are helpful for planning.  To make a reservation or volunteer for baking, set-up or clean-up, please call Iris at 586-4689.


That's Entertainment: Events from November 19 - 28, 2014

Now through Wednesday, Nov. 26
The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will be holding a “Getting Cold Out There” Sale from November 12-26 at its Thrift Shop at 850 Main Street, Margaretville. All regular priced coats, jackets, hats, scarves, gloves and sweaters will be on sale at half-price. The Thrift Shop will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 and 28. Info: 845 586-3737.

Wednesday, Nov. 19
For the final Andes Roundtable Digital Speaker Series for 2014, Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani 17-year-old Nobel Peace Prize recipient will be the topic for discussion.  Her 2013 speech to the UN General Assembly will be shown and her goals, dreams, and courage will be open for discussion. On 9 October 2012 she was sought out by name by a Taliban that boarded her school bus and shot her in the head.  She was in critical condition but lived and became an internationally recognized advocate for girls’ education. This remarkable young lady deserves our attention and discussion. Hunting Tavern, 7 p.m.
 
Thursday, Nov. 20
The Catskill Center presents a Winter Show and “To Be Forever Wild.” Join us at 4 p.m. for the opening of “Hemlocks: the Backbone of the Catskills” featuring artistic interpretations of one of the most important species of the Catskills. Following the opening at 6 p.m. we’ll be screening “To Be Forever Wild” with director David Becker and a special guest. It all happens at the Erpf Center, 43355 State Highway 28, Arkville.


That's Entertainment: Events from Nov. 12 - 26, 2014

Wednesday, Nov. 12
The Andes Roundtable welcomes Professor Sandra Johnson. Sandra teaches political science at SUNY Delhi.  She has traveled to the Republic of Georgia three times where she taught MA and PhD students at the University of Georgia and the Black Sea University. Professor Johnson will share her teaching and cultural experiences in this country through slides and stories. Hunting Tavern, 7 p.m.

Wednesday-Wednesday, Nov. 12-26
The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will be holding a “Getting Cold Out There” Sale from November 12-26 at its Thrift Shop at 850 Main Street, Margaretville. All regular priced coats, jackets, hats, scarves, gloves and sweaters will be on sale at half-price. The Thrift Shop will be closed Thursday and Friday, Nov. 27 and 28. Info: 845 586-3737.

Thursday, Nov. 13
Movie Night at the Andes Public Library at 7 p.m. This month we’re showing a lovely film, “Words and Pictures,” which explores the truth of the phrase “one picture is worth a thousand words.” Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche star as teachers in a prep school who use their passions and demons to engage their students in a war between words and pictures. Light refreshments will be available, but feel free to bring your own favorite movie snack. Admission is free; donations gratefully accepted so we can continue to bring programs such as this to our patrons. 


That's Entertainment: Events from November 5 - 14, 2014

Wednesday, Nov. 5
The Andes Roundtable presents Margaretville attorney Dennis Metnick who will speak on the subject of Mediation which is a constructive way for the involved parties, with the assistance of a neutral, trained third party, to create and control the most effective outcome;  A more affordable, quicker, and less stressful approach to resolving disputes than litigation and a way of reaching an agreement that is binding on both parties, just as a judge’s decision would be, but at much lower cost and with more input in the decision-making process. Hunting Tavern, 7 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 6
The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will meet at 4 p.m. in Club Med at Mountainside. All are welcome.