2011

These are SCCA activities for 2011:

February 19 - Clothesline Art Exhibit, with prizes for children's art, Kiwanis Winterfest at Camp Brule
March 19 - Spring entertainment at the Dar-Way and Highlands care centers
March 26 - April 9 - 19th annual Youth Art Exhibit  awards at Sullivan County Library in Dushore
May 4 - 14th annual Choice of Show purchase of a high school student's artwork for permanent display at the school
May - "Hills and Valleys" high school literary magazine, and annual high school Theater Award
June 4, 5, 10 - "Diamonds and Coal," the 5th production of the Roving Historical Theater, St. Francis Hall, Mildred
October 8-9 - CANCELLED annual juried Art Expo at the Sullivan County Fall Festival, Forksville Fairgrounds
October 15 - annual Members' Potluck Dinner, contra dancing, 6 pm., St. Basil's Hall, Dushore
December 10 - Artisans Holiday Sale, 10 am - 4 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/.

NOTE: Some dates are tentative but based on annually occurring events.  

January 3, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
January 10, Sullivan County Recreational Association meeting, 7 pm, Ag Center, rt. 487, Dushore. Snow date, Jan. 17. Open to public.
January 11, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
January 15, Wild Turkey Federation Hunting Heritage banquet, 4:30 pm, Muncy Valley Fire Hall, 570-482-4364.
January 15, Sleigh Rally, judged classes, noon, Forksville, 570-924-3574
January 18, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
January 25, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
February 1, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
February 3, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, at the Society Museum, Meylert St., Laporte, 570-946-5020. Open to public.
February 8, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
February 10, Laporte Women's Cub, game night, 6- 9 pmLaporte Community Hall
February 19, Sullivan County Recreational Association Wild Game Dinner, 6 pm, Muncy Valley Fire Hall, Rt. 42
February 19, Kiwanis Winterfest , sled dog races, polar bear plunge, Clothesline Art Exhibit,with prizes for children's art, Camp Brule
February 15, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
February 22, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
February 28, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
March 2, SCCA monthly meeting, 7 pm, Highalnds Care Center, Laporte, 570-928-8927, email
March 3, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, Society Museum, Laporte
March 8, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
March 15, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
March 22, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
March 26, Youth Art Exhibit opens, Sullivan County Library, Dushore, through April 9, 570-928-8927, email
March 29, Dushore Tuesday Book Club meeting, 7 pm, Sullivan Co. Library, Dushore
March 29, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
April 2, 19th annual Youth Art  Awards, Sullivan County Library, Dushore, 570-928-8927, email
April 5, SCCA monthly meeting, 7 pm, Highalnds Care Center, Laporte, 570-928-8927, email
April 7, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 7 pm, Society Museum, Laporte, public welcome
April 12, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
April 12, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
April 13, Laporte Women's Club meeting, 7 pm, Community Hall, Laporte, speaker Robert E. Lee, "Archaeology of Outhouses"
April 26, Dushore Tuesday Book Club, 7 pm, Library, Dushore, public welcome
April 26, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
April 26, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm, high school auditorium, Laporte
May 4, 14th annual Choice of Show award, Festival of the Arts, 6 - 9 pm, Sullivan County High School, Laporte
May 5, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 7 pm, Society Museum, Laporte
May 10, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
May 10, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
May 24, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
May 24, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm, high school auditorium, Laporte
June 4, 5, 10, "Diamonds and Coal," Roving Historical Theater play, St. Francis Hall, Rt. 487, Mildred, 570-928-8927, email
June 7, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
June 14, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
June 17, Fireman's parade, Carnival at fire hall, 7:00 PM, Downtown Dushore (annually, 3rd weekend June)
June 18, Dairy Parade, Milk - Past to Present, 7:00 PM, Downtown Dushore (annually, 3rd weekend June)
June 18-19, Eastern Delaware Nations Pow-wow, Native American gathering, Forksville Fairgrounds, $5.00 (annually, 3rd weekend June)
June 21, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
June 25, 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, Tuesday book club meeting, 4 pm, carpool from Sullivan County Library to World's End State Park. Bring dish to share. Non-members welcome.
June 28, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm, high school auditorium, Laporte
July 2, Carpenter Cruise, Classic vehicle parade, 10:00 AM, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-4251
July 4, Repasz Band, Traditional martial music and parade, 5:00 PM, Village Green, Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 5, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
July 7, 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 9, 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 10, Party Dolls, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $25.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 10, Annual turtle race and chicken barbecue, AJ Bird VFW Post, Overton, registration 11 am, races 1 pm
July 16, Library and Tuesday Book Club Breakfast Fundraiser, 8 am - 12:30 pm, St. Francis Hall, Mildred, breakfast and auction
July 16, After Hours Big Band, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $25.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 19, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
July 21, 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 23, 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 23, Piano Men, music, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $25.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
July 25-29, Vacation Bible School, 9 am - noon daily, show July 30, 7 pm, St. Basil's Hall, Overton Rd., Dushore (annually, last week July)
July 26, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
July 27-30, Laporte Firemen's Carnival, Pet Parade on July 29, 6:00 PM, Laporte Fire Hall (annual event)
July 28-30, ETC 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 2, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
August 6, "Victory in the Pacific," 10 am - 5 pm, Endless Mountains Memorial War Museum, Sonestown, 570-482-2610, email
August 6, Philadelphia Trio, 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 6, Griffin 5K run, at Lake Makoma, registration starts 8 am
August 6-7, 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, 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 7, Judy Garland tribute, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $25.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 7, 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 8-12, Bonnie Bell Art Camp for Kids, "Art of the the Future World, pre-school to teens, 9 am - 4 pm daily, register 570-297-4752 or 570-363-2411
August 9, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
August 11, Brain Food, dinner plus book discussion, 6:00 PM, Community Hall, Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 13, 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 13-14, Easgles Mere Arts & Crafts Festival, 10 am - 5 pm, Village Green, Eagles Mere
August 16, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
August 18,  Sullivan Co. Historical Society annual dinner, followed by talk, 7 pm, Forksville UM Church, Rt. 154 (annual event)
August 20, Kestone Band tribute to Derf Nolde, 8:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $25.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 21, Music in the Mountains, student classical concert, 4:00 PM, DeWire Center, Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere, Eagles Mere Friends of the Arts, $15.00, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
August 23, Dushore Tuesday Book Club
August 23, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
August 27, DarWay Elder Care community day,10 am - 3 pm, Rt. 154, Estella, 570-9243411
August 30, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
August 31-September 5, Sullivan County Fair, Everything you'd expect, Forksville Fairgrounds, 570-924-3843, email, www.sullivancountyfair.com (annually, Labor Day weekend)
September 3, Eagles Mere Fall Antique Market, 9 am - 4 pm, on the green, Eagles Mere, 570-525-3232, email, www.emfoa.org
September 4, Mildred Old Home Day, noon- 7 pm, Legion grounds
September 13, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
September 13, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
September 16-18, CANCELLED, Pennsylvania Bowhunters Festival, Premier bowhunters event in the Northeast, Forksville Fairgrounds, www.pabowhunters.com (annually, 3rd weekend Sept.)
September 24, New Albany Fall Festival, 10 am - 5 pm, New Albany Park, www.new-albany.com (annual event)
September 27, Dushore Tuesday Book Club, 7 pm, Sullivan County Library, Center St., Dushore. Public welcome.
September 27, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
September 27, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
October 1-2, 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 1-2, 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 8-9, CANCELLED 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 8-9, CANCELLED Sonestown Heritage Days, Arts, crafts, music, parade, 10:00 AM, Sonestown baseball field, off Rt. 220 (annually, 2nd weekend Oct.)
October 11, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
October 11, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
October 16, RESCHEDULED Annual Tour de Shunk Century Ride, registration 7:30 am, Rocky's Bicycle Shop, Monroeton, Greg White, 570-833-4261 (annual event)
October 15, 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 17, Open meeting for recreation facility, 7 pm, Courthouse, Laporte
October 25, Dushore Tuesday Book Club, 7 pm, Sullivan County Library, Center St., Dushore. Public welcome.
October 25, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
October 25, 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 3, Sullivan County Historical Society meeting, 1 pm, Society Museum, Laporte. Open to public.
November 8, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
November 8, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
November 22, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
November 22, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte
December 4, Victorian Tea, noon- 3 pm, Eagles Mere Country Club, $20
December 6, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
December 10, Breakfast with Santa, 8 - 11 am, Pam's Restaurant, Main St., Dushore, $3 adults, children free (annual event)
December 10, Artisans Holiday Sale, 10 am - 4 pm, St. Basil's Hall, Dushore, 570-928-8202, SCCA (annual event)
December 11, Dushore Music Club Christmas Concert, 2 pm, St. Basils Hall, Dushore (annual event)
December 11, Sullivan County Chamber of Commerce Dinner, Business Person of the Year, 5 pm, 570-482-4088, email (annual event)
December 20, County Commissioners' Meeting, 10 am, County Courthouse, Main St., Laporte, 570-946-5201. Open to public.
December 20, Sullivan County School Board meeting, 7:30 pm,high school auditorium, Laporte