That's Entertainment

That's Entertainment: Events from Dec. 31 - Jan. 8

Wednesday, Dec. 31
Family New Year’s Eve Countdown at 11:30 a.m. Is midnight too late? Celebrate the New Year with crafts and activities and a countdown to noon. Fairview Public Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville.

Friday, Jan. 2
Friday Family Film at 2 p.m. “Mr. Peabody and Sherman”. Fairview Public Library, Walnut Street, Margaretville.

Thursday, Jan. 8
The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will hold a Volunteer Appreciation Party and a General Meeting, at the same time, starting at 4 p.m. in Club Med at Mountainside, which is located at 42158 State Route 28, Margaretville. All are welcome. Info: 845 586-3737.

A Community Drug Forum is planned at the Margaretville Central School auditorium at 6 p.m. Information: 845 586-2647.

That's Entertainment: Events from Dec. 24, 2014 - Jan. 8, 2015

Wednesday, Dec. 24
Regular meetings of the Andes Roundtable, which are normally held on Wednesday evenings, have been suspended for the rest of December and for January and February. The Roundtable will resume in March with meetings at 7 p.m. at the Hunting Tavern.

Customer Appreciation Days will be held at the Margaretville Hospital Thrift Shop on Tuesday, Dec. 23 from noon until 4 p.m. and on Wednesday, Dec. 24 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.  Share some Holiday snacks and tunes and good cheer while you shop. The Thrift Shop is located at 850 Main St. in Margaretville. For information call 586-3737.

That's Entertainment: Events from Dec. 17 - Dec. 28, 2014

Wednesday through Wednesday, Dec. 17-24
The Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary Thrift Shop will be holding a one-half price sale from December 17 through December 24.  All items in the shop will be on sale at one-half off their regular price. The Thrift Shop is located at 850 Main St. in Margaretville. For information call 586-3737.

Thursday, Dec. 18
Andes Hotel Holiday Open House beginning at 6 p.m. Complimentary Hors d’eouvres, live music by John Jacobson & Friends and lots of fun. FMI call 676-3980 or

Christmas Karaoke Contest at O’Neill’s Shire Pub. Prize awarded for best performance of a holiday song.123 Main St., Delhi. 607 746-8758.

That's Entertainment: Events from December 10 - 28, 2014

Wednesday, Dec. 10
The Andes Roundtable presents Dr. Linnea Goodwin, an Associate Professor of History at SUNY Delhi.  Dr. Goodwin earned her PhD in Russian history from Binghamton University. She is a Fulbright scholar and spent a year teaching and conducting research in Russia.  Dr. Goodwin continues with academic contacts in the Russian Federation. Her presentation will be on the impact of sanctions on Russia, the falling ruble and the new discussion about a more permanent ceasefire with Ukraine as the Russians have a military presence near Luhansk and Donetsk. Hunting Tavern, 7 p.m.

Thursday, Dec. 11
Movie Night at the Andes Public Library at 7 p.m. Gray skies have you a bit down? Not looking forward to holiday celebrations full of family drama? Then join us for a laugh-filled Christmas movie starring Chevy Chase that will make you feel like your nuttiest relative is really quite normal. Light refreshments will be available, but feel free to bring your own. Admission is free; donations are gratefully accepted. Call the library at 676-3333 for more information.

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: or visit: