Local Government for the hamlets of Bethel, Smallwood, White Lake, Kauneonga Lake and parts of Mongaup Valley and Swan Lake. The Forest Reserve at Smallwood has newly installed outdoor fitness equipment, benches, and tables in a beautiful outdoor setting along a stream. Area is being improved for hiking trails and other amenities. Parking to walk to mini falls. In 2018, the Dog Park opened at The Forest Reserve in Smallwood. White Lake is centered in the town and has a state boat launch for fishing and boating recreation. Summer farm market, music in the park and many other activities throughout the town. Site of the original 1969 Woodstock Music and Arts Festival. In 2019, the Bethel Heritage Trail opened. A ten-mile driving loop of outdoor permanent photo displays of the 1969 Festival. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts opened in 2006, a world class performing arts center and museum. Find us on Facebook: Town of Bethel New York.