On The Lawn Concert Series

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2014 Free Summer Concert Series (Our 10th year)

The “On the Lawn” Concert series is intended to bring community together and improve quality of life in the Chester and surrounding areas. This series is a Lycian Centre presentation.

Sugar Loaf Crossing (by the RR tracks) 1405 Kings Hwy Sugar Loaf, NY 10981 Phone: (845) 469-2713 Email: concerts@lycian.com www.facebook.com/onthelawnatsugarloafcrossing

“On the Lawn” Concerts 6.30PM – 8.30PM

Calendar of Performances:

7/10/14: Jeremy Langdale | 7/17/14: Tim Hadler | 7/24/14: Petty Young Dylans | 7/31/14: Rave On | …read more

Free Music & Poetry Festival

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Bertoni Gallery is hosting its 10th Annual Sundays in July Free Music & Poetry Festival. It is held every Sunday in July at the Bertoni Gallery Sculpture Garden located at 1392 Kings Highway in Sugar Loaf from 1-5 pm.

Local and regional musicians and poets will be performing at this years’ event. On the schedule this year will be Weird Apples, Kevin Kenny (Poet), Bill Davis, Gayle Donnelly & the Mystery Box, Jim Kenny (Poet), Ariel Feierman Quinn (Singer, Songwriter), The Black Dirt Band …read more

Cuba Forbidden Fruit - Photo Exhibition

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Photographer Nick Zungoli’s interest in exotic world travel began when he bought his first camera while hitchhiking through Europe in 1972. Since opening his Exposures Gallery in the Art and Craft hamlet of Sugar Loaf over thirty years ago, his wanderlust has taken him to many destinations. In March, 2013, Nick added Cuba to a long list of photo projects. Via private car, taxi and bus, he made his way from vibrant Havana to the western tobacco region around Viñales as well as Trinidad, the …read more

10th Annual Sundays in July Free Music & Poetry

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BBBertoni Gallery is hosting its 10th Annual Sundays in July Free Music & Poetry Festival. It is held every Sunday in July at the Bertoni Gallery Sculpture Garden located at 1392 Kings Highway in Sugar Loaf from 1 to 5 p.m. Local and regional musicians and poets will be performing at this years’ event. On the schedule this year will be Weird Apples, Kevin Kenny (Poet), Bill Davis, Gayle Donnelly & …read more

A Jeweler Recasts Herself

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[Dirt Magazine – Reprint]

Step inside Jessica Hengen’s store and workshop in Sugar Loaf, N.Y., and you might find her at her workbench, jeweler’s visor on, filing a ring carved from wax—a commission for a customer. The finished version will be cast in green gold, and set with natural, uncut sapphires.

Or you might find her brushing a white clay slip on a head modeled out of red stoneware, her dog (and sometimes model) Qweet lying nearby. Your eyes rove from the striking clay figurative …read more

Sugar Loaf's Favorite Spirit – Applejack

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The Barnsider Tavern invites you to stroll through Sugar Loaf in the year 1798 with thanks to Donald M. Barrell for his book Along the Wawayanda Path, The Black Dirt Distillery, Eliza Benedict Hornby’s Under Old Rooftrees edited by Sue Gardner, and Rebecca Orchant of the The Huffington Post. Sugar Loaf has a long colorful history. The village is on the “Wawayanda Pathe,” a very old native Indian trail that runs parallel with the southern boundary of the Wawayanda Patent, once claimed by Rapigonick, …read more