2010

These are SCCA activities for 2010:

February 13 - Clothesline Art Exhibit, with prizes for children's art, Kiwanis Winterfest at Camp Brule
March 20 - Spring entertainment
at the Dar-Way and Highlands care centers
April 10 -
18th annual Youth Art Exhibit  awards at Sullivan County Library in Dushore
May 6 -
13th annual Choice of Show purchase of a high school student's artwork for permanent display at the school
May 28, May 30, June 5 - "Northwest Passage," the fourth production of the Roving Historical Theater
October 9-10 - annual juried Art Expo at the Sullivan County Fall Festival, Forksville Fairgrounds
October 16 -
annual Members' Potluck Dinner, contra dancing, 6 pm., St. Basil's Hall, Dushore
December 11 - Artisans Holiday Sale, 10 am - pm, St. Basil's Hall, Dushore

Here is the all-encompassing Sullivan County calendar. Arts-related activities are highlighted in red.
For more detail on some of these activities, visit the Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce calendar.
For more on Eagles Mere activities, visit www.eaglesmere.org/.

January 4, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
January 12, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
January 16, Sleigh Rally, judged classes, noon, Forksville, 570-924-3574
January 16, Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club, classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
January 19, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
January 16, Hunting Heritage Banquet, Muncy Creek Chapter, National Wild Turkey Federation, 4:30, Muncy Valley Fire Hall, reservations 570482-4364
January 21, Leasing  – Considerations of What Happens Next, webinar on gas leasing, 1 pm, 570-278-1158, email, naturalgas.extension.psu.edu/webinars.htm
January 26, Sullivan County School Board meeting,
7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
January 27, Water quality webinar, noon & 7 pm, register http://water.cas.psu.edu/webinars.htm, info 814-863-0194, email
January 30, Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club, classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
February 2, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
February 4, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, at the Society Museum, Meylert St., Laporte, 570-946-5020. Open to public.
February 5, Poetry Out Loud, high school poetry reading competition, Keystone Theater, Towanda, contact Brenda Thomas 570-268-2787, email
February 8, Penelec-specific deregulation webinar, 10 am & 2 pm, https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/937651946 & https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/949983474 to register
February 9, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
February 9-10, Leasing Your Mineral Rights, workshop, 8:30 am - 4:15 pm, Holcombe Group, Mattern Building, Mildred, reservations: 570-928-1124
February 11, Laporte Women's Cub, game night, 6- 9 pmLaporte Community Hall
February 11, Public reading of "Northwest Passage," 7 pm, Highlands Care Center, Laporte, 570-928-8927
February 13, Sullivan County Recreational Association Wild Game Dinner, 6 pm, Muncy Valley Fire Hall, Rt. 42
February 13, Kiwanis Winterfest , sled dog races, polar bear plunge, Clothesline Art Exhibit,with prizes for children's art, Camp Brule
February 13, Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club,classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
February 16, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
February 18, Kindergarten registration, Sullivan County Elementary, Laporte, 570-946-7471
February 18, Underground Injection Wells for Disposal of Shale Gas Wastewater
, webinar, 1 pm, 570-278-1158, email, naturalgas.extension.psu.edu/webinars.htm
Febraury 19, Mardi Gras Night, 6:30 pm, Forksville General Store, tickets 570-928-8758
February 19, Kindergarten registration, Turnpike Elementary, Mildred, 570-928-8341
February 23, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
February 24, Water quality webinar, noon & 7 pm, register http://water.cas.psu.edu/webinars.htm, info 814-863-0194, email
February 27, Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club, classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
February 27, Bowl for Kids' Sake,1-4 p.m, Mountainside Lanes, Wyalusing,  & Valley Bowling Center, Waverly, NY, 570-265-3009 or 866-344-BIGS, email
February 27, Marcellus Shale – Understanding Units & Managing Bonuses & Royalties,
9:30 am-noon, Sullivan Co. High School, Laporte, www.naturalgas.psu.edu
March 2, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
March 4, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, Society Museum, Laporte
March 6, Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club, classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
March 6, Paint Your Own Parasol, noon- 3 pm, K's Art Studio, Black's Rd, Dusore, $20, email
March 6 - April 24, "You Can Choose," film and activities for children, 10 - 11:15 am every Sat. for  8 weeks, Sullivan County Library, Center St., Dushore, 570-928-9352
March
8, Penelec-specific deregulation webinar, 9 am & 1 pm, https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/923709762 & https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/521825987 to register
March 9, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
March 10, reading of "Northwest Passage, 7 pm, Endless Winds Fire Hall, Shunk, 570-928-8927
March 13, Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club, classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
March 16, contra dancing, 7 pm, Highlands, Laporte, 570-928-8654
March 16, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
March 18, Economic Impact of Marcellus Shale, webinar, 1 pm, 570-278-1158, email, naturalgas.extension.psu.edu/webinars.htm
March 23, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
March 25, AARP tax guide program, free services, Sullivan Terrance, 570-928-8997 to appointment
March 27,
Keystone Crafts and Recreation Club, classes for youth, 1-3 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, 570-482-4364 or 570-482-4351
March 28, Easter Egg Hunt, 1 pm, DarWay Elder Care Center, Rt. 154, Estella
March 30, Dushore Tuesday Book Club meeting,
7 pm, Sullivan Co. Library, Dushore
March 30, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
March 31, Water quality webinar, noon & 7 pm, register http://water.cas.psu.edu/webinars.htm, info 814-863-0194, email
April 1, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, Society Museum, Laporte, public welcome
April 10, 18th annual Youth Art Exhibit  awards, Sullivan County Library, Dushore
April 13, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
April 13, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
April 16, 17, 18, "The Miracle Worker," 7:30 pm (2 pm, April 18), Sullivan County high school Laporte, $5 adults, $4 students
April 17, Fishing season opens
April 23, Local County Government Day, information fair, Courthouse, Laporte
April 20, Dushore Music Cub meeting,
7 pm, home of Priscilla Ryan
April 23, Courthouse Open House,
2 - 7 pm, Sullivan County Courthouse, Laporte
April 26, Hiring and Retaining Quality Employees,
webinar, 10 am, to register click here
April 26, AARP Driver safety refresher course,
3 - 7:30 pm, Highlands, Laporte, 570-363-2496 or 570-928-7906
April 26, Energy Task Force,
discussion of Marcellus Shale workforce, 9 am, Sullivan County Courthouse, Laporte, public invited
April 27, Dushore Tuesday Book Club,
speaker Jerry Keiffer, 7 pm, Library, Dushore, public welcome
April 27, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
April 27, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
April 28, Water quality webinar, noon & 7 pm, register http://water.cas.psu.edu/webinars.htm, info 814-863-0194, email
May 1, '50s Spring Fling Dance, 7 - 10 pm, St. Basil's Hall, Dushore, tickets 570-928-8742 or 570-928-8865
May 6,
13th annual Choice of Show award, Festival of the Arts, 6 - 9 pm, Sullivan County High School, Laporte
May 11, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
May 11, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
May 15, Fishing Tournament, Keystone Craft and Rec. Club, 11 am - 2 pm, Keystone Mountain Park, Edkin Hill Rd., info 570-482-2909, 570-924-3722, 470-482-4364
May 24, Sullivan County Energy Task Force, John Ryder, PA Department of Environmental Protection,
9 am, Courthouse, Laporte
May 25, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
May 25, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
May 26, Water quality webinar, noon & 7 pm, register http://water.cas.psu.edu/webinars.htm, info 814-863-0194, email
May 28 & 30, June 5, "Northwest Passage," Roving Historical Theater play, Endless Winds Fire Hall, Shunk
June 8, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
June 8, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
June 12, "Belly - Sensual, Scarred, Sacred," belly dance documentary, 2 pm, Karen's Studio, Black's Road, off Rt. 220, Dushore, $10 in advance, $15 at door, 570-412-2804, susulka928@yohoo.com
June 16, reception for artist Newby Hendl,
7:30-9:30 pm, Community Center, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
June 18, Fireman's parade, Carnival at fire hall, 7:00 PM, Downtown Dushore (annually, 3rd weekend June)
June 19, Dairy Parade, Milk - Past to Present, 7:00 PM, Downtown Dushore (annually, 3rd weekend June)
June 19-20, Eastern Delaware Nations Pow-wow, Native American gathering, Forksville Fairgrounds, $5.00 (annually, 3rd weekend June)
June 21-24, Bonnie Bell art camp for adults, Evergreen, 570-3632411 or 297-4752
June 21-25, Bonnie Bell art camp for school age children, Evergreen, 570-3632411 or 297-4752
June 22, Tuesday book club meeting with Tom Tabor, bagpipes, 4 pm, outdoor concert, Highlands, Laporte, public welcome
June 22, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
June 22, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm, high school auditorium, Laporte
June 26, Wine and Cheese Festival, 11 am - 5 pm, Manley-Bohlayer Heritage Farm, East Canton, $12 in advance, $15 at gate, 570-346-2600, cantonareachamberofcommerce.com/winechees.htm
June 28, Sullivan County Energy Task Force meeting, discussing electric rate cap removal, 9 am, Ag building, Rt. 487, Dushore
July 3
, Carpenter Cruise, Classic vehicle parade, 10:00 AM, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-4251
July 3, Bessy Miller/Neil Shatto Fishing Derby, 9 am, Forksville
July 4, Repasz Band, Traditional martial music,
5:00 PM, Village Green, Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 6, Glass Slides of old Eagles Mere,
7:30 pm, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, 570-525-3351
July 6, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
July 7, Sullivan County School Board open budget meeting, 6 pm, high school auditorium, Laporte
July 8, Brain Food, dinner plus film or artist discussion, 6:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 10, Sullivan County Library & Tuesday Book Club Breakfast fundraiser,
8 am - 12:30, St. Francis Hall, Mildred, tickets available at Library, Dushore
July 10, Keystone Jazz Group,
8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $30.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 11, Annual turtle race and chicken barbecue, AJ Bird VFW Post, Overton, registration 11 am, races 1 pm
July 11, Philadelphia Trio, Classical music, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $15.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 18, Natalie Douglas, vocalist,
8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $30.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 20, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
July 22, Brain Food, dinner plus film, 6:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 24, Taste Full Event, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Wine, beer, tasty food, live entertainment, art and specialty vendors , advance tickets: $15, at gate Admission: $25, 570-482-4088, email, www.sullivanpachamber.com
July 24, Three Men and a Maestro, music, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $30.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 26-30, Vacation Bible School,
9 am - noon daily, show July 30, 7 pm, St. Basil's Hall, Overton Rd., Dushore (annually, last week July)
July 27, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
July 28-31, Laporte Firemen's Carnival, Pet Parade on July 29, 6:00 PM, Laporte Fire Hall (annual event)
July 29, two one-act plays,
8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $8.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 1, Philadelphia Trio, classical music, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $15.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 1, Lopez Old Home Day, Food, games, music, rides, noon-7 pm, Pavilion, Rt. 487, Lopez, Lopez Civic association, 570-928-9238, email (annually, first weekend August)
August 3, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
August 7-8, Blueberry Fields Festival, All things blueberry and organic, Berry Fields Farm, 9 miles N. of Forksville, 570-924-3019, www.berryfieldsfarm.net (annually, first weekend August)
August 7, Vocal Jazz Quartet, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $20.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 10, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
August 12, Brain Food, dinner plus book discussion, 6:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August, Holly Weiss, author of "Crestmont," book signing, 10 am - 3 pm, Eagles Mere Museum
August 14, Music in the Mountains, student classical concert, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $15.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 14, Dushore Founder's Day, Parade, food, fun, music, basketball, keg rolls and outhouse races, 9 am-8 pm, Downtown Dushore, Dushore Lions, Founder's Day Committee, 570-928-8242, email (annually, second Sat. August)
August 15, Victim Services Victorian Tea, 1:30 - 3:30 pm, Baldwin House, Laporte, $15, reservations req. by Aug. 10, 570-946-4215 or 946-5091 (annual event)
August 17, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
August 19,  Sullivan Co. Historical Society annual dinner, followed by talk, 7 pm, Forksville UM Church, Rt. 154 (annual event)
August 21, Salsamba Latin Jazz Group, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $30.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 24, Dushore Tuesday Book Club, picnic and tour of Lambert Farm, 6 pm, Lambert Farm, 570-924-3356, guests welcome
August 24, Sullivan County School Board meeting,
7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
August 28, DarWay Elder Care community day,10 am - 3 pm, Rt. 154, Estella, 570-9243411
August 31, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
September 1-6, Sullivan County Fair, Everything you'd expect, Forksville Fairgrounds, 570-924-3843, email, www.sullivancountyfair.com (annually, Labor Day weekend)
September 4, Eagles Mere Fall Antique Market, 9 am - 4 pm, on the green, Eagles Mere, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
September 5, Mildred Old Home Day, noon- 7 pm, Legion grounds
September 10-12, Khrisnamurti Dialogue Weekend,
Lincoln Falls Lodge, Rt. 154, register email
September 11, Forksville Founder's Day,
walking tour, parade, 9 am -  5 pm, Main St., Forksville
September 14, Sullivan County School Board meeting,
7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
September 14, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
September 17-19, Pennsylvania Bowhunters Festival, Premier bowhunters event in the Northeast, Forksville Fairgrounds, www.pabowhunters.com (annually, 3rd weekend Sept.)
September 19, Annual Tour de Shunk Century Ride, registration 7:30 am, Rocky's Bicycle Shop, Monroeton, Greg White, 570-833-4261 (annual event)
September 25, New Albany Fall Festival, 10 am - 5 pm, New Albany Park, www.new-albany.com (annual event)
September 28, Dushore Tuesday Book Club, Bob and Linda Lee speakers, 7 pm, Sullivan County Library, Center St., Dushore. Public welcome.
September 28, Sullivan County School Board meeting,
7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
September 28, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
October 2-3, Apple/Cheese Festival, Art, crafts, vendors, food and all, 10 am-5 pm, Off Rt. 414, Canton, 570-673-7222, www.paapplecheese.com (annual event)
October 2-3, Flaming Foliage Festival, Juried crafts and demonstrations, 10 am-4 pm, Forksville Fairgrounds, 570-247-2075, email, www.craftsmenoftheendlessmountains.webs.com (annually, first weekend Oct.)
October 9-10, Sullivan County Fall Festival, Chainsaw carving, lumberjack competitions, entertainment, crafts, good food, SCCA Art Expo, 9 am-5 pm, Forksville Fairgrounds, Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce, $5.00, 570-482-4088, email www.sullivanpachamber.com (annually, 2nd weekend Oct.)
October 9-10, Sonestown Heritage Days, Arts, crafts, music, parade, 10:00 AM, Sonestown baseball field, off Rt. 220 (annually, 2nd weekend Oct.)
October 12, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
October 12, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
October 16, Sullivan County Council on the Arts Annual Members' Potluck Dinner, contra dancing, 6 pm., St. Basil's Hall, Dushore, 570-928-8927(annual event)
October 26, Dushore Tuesday Book Club, Sam Wylie speaker, 7 pm, Sullivan County Library, Center St., Dushore. Public welcome.
October 26, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
October 26, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
October 31, Halloween Parade, 5:30 pm, St. Basil's Hall, Dushore (annual event)
November 4, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, Society Museum, Laporte. Open to public.
November 9, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
November 9, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
November 23, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
November 23, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
December 5, Victorian Tea, noon- 3 pm, Eagles Mere Country Club, $20
December 7, County Commissioners' Meeting,
10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
December 11, Breakfast with Santa, 8 - 11 am, Pam's Restaurant, Main St., Dushore, $3 adults, children free (annual event)
December 11, Artisans Holiday Sale, 10 am - 4 pm, St. Basil's Hall, Dushore, 570-928-8202, SCCA (annual event)
December 12, Dushore Music Club Christmas Concert, 2 pm, St. Basils Hall, Dushore (annual event)
December 12, Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Dinner, Outstanding Teacher and Student Awards, Business Person of the Year, 5 pm, 570-482-4088, email (annual event)
December 21, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
December 21, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte