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Go Deep! Join Us For DRBC's Upper Delaware Day
Upper Delaware Day: June 5 Agenda
Graphic for DRBC's Upper Delaware Day.
DRBC's Upper Delaware Day is happening June 5, 2024,
at the Tusten Theatre in Narrowsburg, N.Y.
Map of the Big Eddy & Narrows at Narrowsburg, N.Y. Map by Lisa Glover.
Map of the Narrows and Big Eddy at Narrowsburg, N.Y.
by Lisa Glover. View as pdf.

The Delaware River's deepest point is at Narrowsburg, N.Y., in the Town of Tusten, where the Big Eddy Narrows reaches 113 feet deep.

On June 5, the Delaware River Basin Commission will gather in Narrowsburg to "go deep" for its second-quarter business meeting and wraparound programming celebrating the nature and communities of the Upper Delaware in New York.

Please join the Delaware River Basin Commission, our Commission staff, community organizations, government partners and other invited guests for a day of programming free and open to the public.  

Tentative Schedule: Wednesday, June 5

10:30 a.m.  – 12 p.m. DRBC's Second-Quarter Business Meeting

  Agenda and speakers to be announced. View meeting notice.

  Attend live or watch livestream on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/@DRBC_1961

12 noon – 1 p.m. Public Comments

  Following the DRBC Business Meeting, register to speak at an open public comment session. These sessions provide an opportunity for community members to speak about management of the Basin's waters and topics related to DRBC's mission.

  In-person comments are encouraged and will be given priority. For those who register to participate and cannot attend in person, remote platform details will be provided at least 10 days prior to the meeting. Attendees are subject to DRBC's meeting procedures and security screening.

  Space is limited, register here by June 4, 2024, at 5 p.m.: DRBCMeetinginNarrowsburg.eventbrite.com

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Film screening and discussion, Our Shared Waters: A Flight Along the Delaware

  Join us for a relaxed afternoon screening of Our Shared Waters: A Flight Along the Delaware and panel discussion about the Upper Delaware, moderated by Meg McGuire, Delaware Currents.

  Panelists will discuss success stories and management challenges for the Upper Delaware River, stakeholder efforts to educate the public and decisionmakers about the state of the Basin, and opportunities available for businesses, governments, nonprofits and individuals to support its continued sustainability now and for future generations.

Please Note

  All times approximate.

  For guidelines, official notices and additional information, visit www.drbc.gov.

  For additional questions, please contact Beth Brown, Elizabeth.brown@drbc.gov.

Upper Delaware Food Drive: Seeking Donations!
Graphic for the Upper delaware Food Drive.

We know that food insecurity is a pressing challenge in many of the Upper Delaware River Basin's communities. By leading a food donation drive to support local partners, we are taking a small step to give back to communities throughout our shared waters.

  • View News Release (issued May 13, 2024)

Food Drive Recipients

  • Narrowsburg Ecumenical Food Pantry

  • Sullivan County Federation for the Homeless

  • Wayne County Food Pantry Program

Interested in hosting a donation box?

  • Contact Beth Brown, Elizabeth.brown@drbc.gov

How You Can Donate

Please consider joining DRBC and Our Shared Waters partners in this effort!

In addition to donating at the locations below between now & June 4, bring your donations with you to the Tusten Theatre on June 5!

Donations are being collected through June 4 at the following locations (click for Google map of locations - check back as more may be added!):

  • Delaware Valey Arts Alliance, 37 Main St, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

  • Upper Delaware Council, 211 Bridge St, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

  • Narrowsburg Union, 7 Erie Ave, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

  • Narrowsburg Fine Wine and Spirits, 44 Main St, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

  • Narrowsburg Proper to Go, 119 Kirk Rd, Narrowsburg, NY

  • Hotel Darby, 9 Manor Drive, Beach Lake, PA 18405

  • Wayne County Library, 1406 N Main Street, Honesdale, PA 18431

  • Sawmill Cycles and Northeast Wilderness Experience, 833 Main St, Honesdale, PA 18431

  • Delaware Highlands Conservancy, 571 Perkins Pond Rd, Beach Lake, PA 18405

  • Pete's Market, 120 Kirks Rd, Narrowsburg, NY 12764   

  • Western Sullivan Branch Public Library - Tusten-Cochecton Branch, 198 Bridge St, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

  • Town of Hancock, 661 W Main Street, Hancock, NY, 13783

  • Old Bat Factory, 593 West Main Street, Hancock, NY, 13783

  • Louise Adelia Read Memorial Library, 104 Read St, Hancock, NY 13783

  • All Sorts, 169 E Front St, Hancock, NY 13783

  • Town of Delaware, 104 Lower Main St, Hortonville, NY 12745

  • Town of Highland, 4 Proctor Rd, Eldred, NY 12732

  • Town of Deer Park, 420 US-209, Huguenot, NY 12746 

  • Callicoon Caffe, 23A Dorrer Dr, Callicoon, NY 12723

  • Callicoon Brewing Company, 15 Upper Main Street, Callicoon, NY 12723

  • Tusten Cup, 8 Main St, Narrowsburg, NY 12764

  • Delaware River Basin Commission, 25 Cosey Rd., West Trenton, NJ 08628