Area veterans are invited to apply to participate in the Hudson Valley Honor Flight spring flights to Washington, D.C. to visit their respective war memorials at no cost.
Operation SOS (Support Our Service people) will prepare packages of comfort items for members of the American military deployed to combat/hostile areas on Tuesday, March 20 at 3 p.m. at the Senior Center on Market St. in Saugerties.
The Geezer Corps’ motto is “Doing good things for Woodstock until we keel over.”
Historic Huguenot Street has announced the revival of Stone House Day, a formerly annual tradition, which will be hosted in partnership with the Town of New Paltz on Saturday, September 8.
When children head to the Saugerties chapter of the Boys and Girls Club after school in the evenings, they receive more than simply homework help and supervision. Through a program called Royals, they are also learning performance skills.
The Marbletown First Aid Unit was founded in 1961 by Harriet Weber, who was shocked when a hearse was the only vehicle available to transport her mother to the hospital. Today, the unit, which has a wide and sparsely populated area to cover, is facing a membership shortage.
Events include a lecture on the library’s founding, a storytelling event with songs and crafts, a session for parents on how to encourage their children to become readers and writers, a library-themed film at the Rosendale Theatre, and more.
Sunday, March 11: The 31st annual parade steps off from Uptown’s Kingston Plaza at 1 p.m., but the day begins with the popular two-mile Shamrock Run, anticipated to have as many as 5,000 participants this year. Registration for the run begins at 10 a.m., and the race starts at 12:50 p.m. sharp.
Friday, March 16: Using intimate testimonials from bereaved families of Sandy Hook Elementary School students and other affected residents, the film focuses on the community of Newtown, Connecticut in the aftermath of the largest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history.
The decision isn’t based on any one tragedy, but rather the general increase in suicides and overdoses, and lack of support for those affected.