HOW TO SUBMIT AN EVENT
To submit events in the What’s Happening calendar for online and print, go to recordonline.com/thingstodo and click on “Promote Your Event.” For PRINT ONLY go to recordonline.com/whatshappening and complete the form. Please submit information two weeks before the event. Listings appear in print as space allows. For questions or help with submissions use the “chat” feature for online submissions and for all other questions and corrections email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Amy Berkowitz at 346-3155.
Tuesday, Feb. 25
AARP Tax Assistance: 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Newburgh Free Library, 124 Grand St., Newburgh, free. Trained tax volunteers from AARP will assist seniors and other eligible persons with their taxes. You must make an appointment to reserve your spot. To register call 1-800-899-1479 or 1-914-933-3700 ext. 211. Bring identity documents and social security or Medicare card, last year’s tax return, and any tax- related documents. Call 1-888-687-2277 to see if you are eligible, for information or to become a tax volunteer. 563-3619. email@example.com.
Take a Break Tuesdays!: 3:15-4:45 p.m. Feb. 25, Newburgh Free Library, 124 Grand St., Newburgh. Take a break from your school week and enjoy some down-time with student mentors from the Mount Saint Mary College. Activities change weekly and may include crafts, community projects, games, and more. 563-3643. Csandroff@rcls.org.
Talking With Children About Diversity And Inclusion Workshop: 5-6:30 p.m. Feb. 25, New Beginnings Learning Academy, 33 Albert St., Middletown. Free workshop for parents, caregivers and teachers of children of all ages. Racism is a tough topic and conversations about race and racism are hard to have for adults and youth alike. Join us for this hands-on workshop to talk about how we can have empowered conversations about these tough topics with your children of any age. Free. Registration is required. 344-1234.
Maybrook United Methodist Church Fat Tuesday Dinner: 5-7 p.m. Feb. 25, 313 Homestead Ave, 313 Homestead Avenue, Maybrook. For information: 845-636-4802, firstname.lastname@example.org. We will be serving home-made pancakes with sausage. (Turkey sausage available upon request). Hot and cold beverages. $5 per person.
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Dinner: 5-7 p.m. Feb. 25, Bullville United Methodist Church, routes 17K & 302, Pine Bush. To go containers available. Free will donation. Pastor Scharlise Dorsey. 361-3032.
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper: 5-7 p.m. Feb. 25. St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 163 Main St., New Paltz. Supper is free, but donations are appreciated and will go to Family of New Paltz, a local emergency-services agency and walk-in crisis center (after expenses). 255-5098 or email email@example.com.
Wednesday, Feb. 26
Ask a Doc – Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Chronic Disease: 5:30-8 p.m. Feb. 26, St. John Street School, 22 St. John St., Monticello, free. Sponsored by Sullivan 180. An informative panel of local providers who will discuss and answer questions on ways to prevent and manage chronic disease. The evening will include refreshments and the opportunity to network with your neighbors and others who are interested in healthy living. Registration is required. To register visit Sullivan180.org or call 295-2680. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dance Away the Winter Blues: 6-8 p.m. Feb. 26, at the Arthur Finnegan American Legion Post 1443, 40 Mountain Lakes Ln., Greenwood Lake. Benefits the Warwick Historical Society, sponsored by Better Homes & Gardens Rand Realty/Warwick, Greenwood Lake American Legion & Hi Energy Entertainment. $20 per person. Cash bar. To reserve, email@example.com. 544-3675.
Thursday, Feb. 27
Learn to Grow Shiitake Mushrooms: 6 p.m. Feb. 27, The Hub, Computer Center at the Port Jervis Free Library, Port Jervis. Led by Orange County Master Gardener, Joe Grigoire. Free, but seating is limited, registration required. 856-7313, ext. 5. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kids Night: Giant Board Games: 6-7 p.m. Feb. 27, Fallsburg Library, 12 Railroad Plaza, South Fallsburg. Kids ages 7+ can come in for a fun night of giant board games. Registration is required. 436-6067 ext. 102. Fallsburglibrary.com.
From Minstrel Shows to the Economics of Blackface and Stereotypes in American Entertainment: 6 p.m. Feb. 27, Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. Presenter, Erroyl Rolle, Professor at SUNY Sullivan, examines the treachery of African American stereotypes throughout the development of American entertainment. Erroyl explains how contorted and distorted characterizations had a profound effect on the perceiver’s knowledge, beliefs and expectations about human groups. Learn how economic strategies have played a significant role in contributing to these misconceptions. Free and open to the public. 794-4660. Ebcpl.org.
Deep Living - A New Value System: 6:30-7:45 p.m. Feb. 27, Albert Wisner Public Library, 1 McFarland Dr., Warwick, free. Susanne Meyer-Fitzsimmons, author, blogger, speaker and workshop leader, will discuss our current cultural crossroads as a basis for the uplifting thesis presented in her multi-award winning book. We will talk about the “new millennial values,” where we can already find them, how and why a cultural turnaround must begin within, and how to do so. 986-1047. email@example.com.
Ulster County Civil War Round Table meeting: 7 p.m. Feb. 27, Legislative Chambers, Ulster County Office Building, 244 Fair St., Kingston. Speaker Ron Gabriele will present a program titled “How A Confederate Widow Aided the U.S. War Effort in WWII” which tells the story 80 year old Helen Dortch Longstreet, wife of Confederate Gen. James Longstreet, a true "Rosie the Riveter" during the World War II years. Free and the public is welcome to attend. 518-821-6548. email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, Feb. 28
Stand-Up Comedy Workshop And Show With Matt Koff: Writing Jokes For TV and Standup, 1-3:45 p.m. Feb. 28, William and Helen Richards Theatre at Orange Hall, corner of Wawayanda and Grandview Avenues, Middletown. Comedy show, 7 p.m. Feb. 28. Koff has appeared on Adam Devine’s House Party on Comedy Central and The History Channel series I Love the 1880s. An Emmy-winning television writer, he currently writes for Comedy Central’s The Daily Show With Trevor Noah. Workshop is free. Show tickets are: $5; all students enter free. Box office opens at 6 p.m. 341-4891. Online purchase of tickets requires a $2.50 service charge per ticket at sunyorange.edu/arts_comm/ticketing.html.
Self Care with Essential Oils: 3-5 p.m. Feb. 28, Middletown Thrall Library, 12 Depot Street, Middletown. Free. Registration required (space is limited). 341-5483, email@example.com.
Shabbat Across America: 6:30-9 p.m. Feb. 28, Temple Sinai, 75 Highland Ave., Join Temple Sinai as Jews across North America come together to eat, drink relax, enjoy and celebrate the annual Shabbat across America/Canada with old and new friends. Shabbat is the most important holiday on the Jewish calendar, and Jews, both affiliated and non-affiliated, observant or not are invited to attend. $20 aduts, $10 children ages 5-12, under 5 years free. RSVP by 2/17/20 for early bird pricing, after 2/17/20 prices go up $5 for Adults.
Saturday, Feb. 29
Lecture on Ireland: 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 29, Cornwall Public Library, 395 Hudson St., Cornwall. Capt. Andrew Campbell, a teacher of European history at the United States Military Academy at West
Point, will give this informative talk on the history of Ireland. Along with his multiple deployments, Capt. Campbell has completed graduate studies in British history and has a master’s degree in Organizational
Leadership. 534-8282. cornwallpubliclibrary.org.
Leap into Leap Year!: 10:30-11:30 a.m. Feb. 29, Mamakating Library, 128 Sullivan Street, Wurtsboro. Full-body workout with motion games for kids. Parents must provide an exercise mat for your child. 888-8004, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Birds and Climate Change: 1-2 p.m. Feb. 29, Chester Public Library, 1784 Kings Highway, Chester. Global Warming poses an existential threat to two-thirds of North American bird species – but there is still time to protect them. This program discusses factors affecting bird populations and what we can do as citizens to help birds and fight Climate Change if we act now. Presented by Jody Susler. 360-0508. email@example.com.
Glenwood Baptist Church Tricky Tray: Doors open at 5 p.m., calling at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 29, snow date March 7, Vernon Township High School, 1832 Route 565, Glenwood, N.J., admission $1, bundles and paddles available for purchase, more than 300 trays, snacks and beverages will be available for purchase, proceeds will be used to benefit the church and its Outreach programs, all donations are needed and appreciated. 973-332-0009, 973-875-2090.
Contra Dance: 7 p.m. Feb. 29, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 55 Wilbur Blvd., Poughkeepsie. Lesson at 7:15 p.m. Dance, 7:30-10:30 p.m. $10 and $5 with student ID. Bring snacks to share. Cookies and drinks available for purchase. For all ages. 454-2571.
Sip & Paint: 7 p.m.-9 a.m. Feb. 29, South Orange Family YMCA, 45 Gilbert St. Ext., Monroe, $40. Cost of the event is $40 per person. Light refreshments are included but you are welcome to bring your own. The painting is 8 x10 inches. Space is limited so reserve your spot today by calling 782-9622. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don McLean Live: 8-10 p.m. Feb. 29, Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center, 1351 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. McLean’s most recognizable song is “American Pie”. 339-7769.
The Concert For George: 8-11 p.m. Feb. 29, The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro. The Dark Horses, a powerhouse line-up of nine Orange County musicians, bring to life Harrison’s musical legacy from his Cavern Club days with the Beatles through his solo career, including collaborations with Eric Clapton, Jeff Lynne, and The Traveling Wilburys. Special guest, Pete Santora, who played George Harrison in the Broadway, National and London companies of Beatlemania will be joining the band for a few songs. Darkhorsesband.com.
Hudson Valley String Quartet: 8-10 p.m. Feb. 29, Unison Arts & Learning Center, 68 Mountain Rest Rd., New Paltz, $25. To celebrate Beethoven's 250th year the Hudson Valley String Quartet will explore three eras of Beethoven's life through the lens of his string Quartets: The youthful "Gentleman's" Quartet, op 18, #3, The "Serioso" Quartet, op.95, the last of Beethoven's "middle" quartets and finally the ethereal, spiritual op. 127, the first of Beethoven's "late" quartets. 255-1559. email@example.com.
Sunday, March 1
Pancake Breakfast: 7 a.m.-noon March 1, Loch Sheldrake Fire Dept., 1288 Route 52, Loch Sheldrake. Benefits Loch Sheldrake Fire Dept. Buttermilk Pancakes, Fresh Eggs Made to Order, Sausage Fresh From The Butcher, Orange Juice, Coffee and Tea $7 Adults, $5 Kids under 12, Kids Under 5 are free. 798-1721.
Meditation Class at Empowering Port Jervis - The Inner Science of Happiness: 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. March. 1, Empowering Port Jervis, 11 Fowler St., Port Jervis. Free. 856-9000.
The Opioid Epidemic and Teenage Vaping: 1-3:30 p.m. March 1, Temple Sinai, 75 Highland Ave., Middletown. Federation of Jewish Men's Clubs-Hudson Valley region, Community Awareness Health Initiative Program First Program will be on the Opioid Epidemic & Teenage Vaping. Presenters: James Conklin, Director, Orange County ADAC, Goshen and Hal K. Marcus, Professional Educator & Consultant, Middletown. Free and open to the public. Light refreshments provided. 343-1861.
Display of personal collections: 1:30-4:30 p.m. March 1, Goshen Public Library, 366 Main St., Goshen, snow date March 8, free. Examine individual collections of children and adults. Meet collectors.
LCPL William Jay Partington Community Day of Remembrance and Proclamation: 2 p.m. March 1, Veteran’s Memorial, 1357 Route 9W, Marlboro, weather permitting, Billy was sent to Vietnam on Sept. 9, 1969 where on March 2, 1970 while on a road minesweeping operation, Billy was killed. American Legion Vieby-Sutton Post 124 and the Town of Marlborough will commemorate, celebrate and remember Billy on this 50th anniversary of his death. For more information call Friends of Billy at 236-7821 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, March 2
Retired Men of the New Paltz: 8 a.m. March 2 at the New Paltz Plaza Diner. Julie Seyfert-Lillis, executive director of the Mill Brook Preserve Inc., will talk about the 134-acre wildlife sanctuary straddling the northern border of New Paltz Village and the Town of New Paltz. email@example.com. 256-9003.
Digital Literacy For Seniors: 1-2:30 p.m. March 2, Cornwall Public Library, 395 Hudson St., Cornwall. Two classes for four weeks each on Mon., in March. March 30 is reserved as a snow date. Seniors who participate will be able to use computers independently and complete the 2020 Census online. Limited space. Registration required. 534-8282.
Dr. Seuss Read Aloud: 4-4:45 p.m. March 2, Middletown Thrall Library, 12 Depot St., Middletown, free. Celebrate Dr. Seuss's birthday with a fun read-aloud of “Horton Hears a Who!” Also there will be a special birthday surprise for all attendees. Registration required. Registration begins Feb. 18. For ages 5-12 years old. 341-5470. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Impact of Social Media on Children Program: 5:30-7 p.m. March 2, Fallsburg High School, 115 Brickman Rd., Fallsburg, free. Internationally known speaker Michael Nerney will address the issues and concerns that parents have with their children using social media. To RSVP call 434-6800 ext. 1223.
Poetry Workshops with TestiMonet: 6-7 p.m. March. 2, Middletown Thrall Library, 12 Depot St., Middletown. Each workshop will focus on a different form of poetry. Other workshop dates (6-7 p.m.), March 24, April 7, April 21. Participants can come to any or all workshops they would like. Registration is encouraged but not required. 341-5483 or email@example.com.
Psychic Experiences Group: 7-9 p.m. March 3, St. Thomas Episcopal Church, 37-47 Old Route 9W, New Windsor, free. Monthly get-together in a safe environment to discuss psychic experiences. Donation accepted for use of the Church parish hall. 505-9905.
Wednesday, March 4
Harry Potter Escape Room Reserve by March 4: 4-6:30 p.m. March 7, The Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike in Gardiner. Wizards and muggles ages 9 and up are invited to sign up during one 30 minute time slot, individually or as a team. Only 30 minutes to solve 4 puzzles and escape the library! Pre-register for a time slot by March 4. Space is limited. 255-1255. gardinerlibrary.org.
Truth, Trust and the Future of Journalism: 7:30 p.m. March 4, SUNY New Paltz, Lecture Center 100, New Paltz. Arthur O. Sulzberger Jr., will answer questions from James H. Ottaway Jr. on topics including his best and most difficult days as chairman and former publisher of The New York Times Company. Ottaway is the retired director and senior vice president of Dow Jones and former Chairman of Ottaway Newspapers, which formerly owned the Times Herald-Record. $10; SUNY New Paltz students enter free with a current ID. Tickets can be purchased one hour before the presentation or at Parker Theatre box office. 257-3972.
Thursday, March 5
Ladies Night - Open Paint: 6-7 p.m. March 5, Fallsburg Library, 12 Railroad Plaza, South Fallsburg. Ladies ages 18 and up. Paint including mugs, glasses, platters, and more. Registration required. 436-6067, ext. 102. Fallsburglibrary.org.
Whole Body Fitness- Sittersize: 6 p.m. March 5, Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. Katie Patchell, certified fitness instructor, presents a program demonstrating movements focused on strengthening and stretching our bodies to better, and more joyfully, perform daily movements. Please bring light weights such as water bottles or cans. This is chair-based exercise. Free and open to the public. 794-4660. ebcpl.org.
Friday, March 6
CVFD Ladies Auxiliary Fish Fry-day: 4:30-7:30 p.m. March 6, Cronomer Valley Fire Department Social Hall, 296 North Plank Road, Newburgh. We will be hosting a sit down dinner serving our hand breaded cod or a combo of cod and fried shrimp. (Child size portions are available) All dinners include macaroni and cheese, french fries, corn, coleslaw, beverage and dessert. $12 Cod , $15 Cod and shrimp combo, $6 Child, $8 child combo. Take-out meals that can be called in after 2 p.m. March 6. 564-2020, ext. 165. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pine Bush Bushman Bingo: 5:30-9:30 p.m. March 6, Pine Bush High School, 118 Route 302, Pine Bush, fundraiser, donation $40.
Saturday, March 7
Chili Cook-Off: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. March 7, St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 31 West Main Street, Port Jervis. Snow date - 11:30 a.m. March 8. Tasting is $6; take-out one bowl of chili. Awards given out at 1:30 p.m. No entry fee to enter the contest, but registration is required. Limited to 20 entries; register early! Proceeds benefit church ministry to the community. Contact email@example.com for registration forms. 856-1033. 570-430-1755.
"Stars Of Tomorrow" Tricky Tray: Noon-5 p.m. March 7, Port Jervis Senior High School, 10 Route 209, Port Jervis, calling to start at 2 p.m. Hosted by the Business & Professional Women's Club Of Port Jervis. Free admission. Tickets are $1 a sheet. More than 300 baskets and gift certificates, raffle prizes, special tables, super special tables, and more. Refreshments available. Kids are welcome with many baskets geared towards kids. Proceeds help fund scholarships for Port Jervis and Delaware Valley Seniors and the 2nd Adult Continuing Education Scholarship. Credit cards / debit cards welcome, special and super special tables ticket purchases. Snow date March 8. 570-296-7173. On Facebook. 856-5090. firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to Grow Shiitake Mushrooms in Your Backyard: Learn about growing mushrooms as a food source. Two sessions, 9 a.m.-noon and 1:30-5 p.m. March 7 at the Warwick Valley Community Center, 11 Hamilton Ave., Warwick. Sponsored by Orange Environment, Inc. and led by experts Peter Lai and Joseph Gregoire, the morning session will cover: different types of mushrooms (shiitake, lion mane, oyster and stropharia) and their cultivation methods (in logs, totems, or wood chip beds). $45. Afternoon session is $75. Fee includes plant-based organic lunch from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Register, 313-4246 or email PeterL@frontiernet.net. Sign up for both sessions for $100. Make out a check to Orange Environment, Inc. and mail to P.O. Box 25, Goshen, NY 10924.
The Catskill Readers' Theatre and the Sullivan County Historical Society present "Celebrate Women", 2 p.m. March 7, Hurleyville Museum, 265 Main St., Hurleyville. March is Honor Women Month. The program features music, history, literature and a power- point presentation. Donations appreciated. 434-0209.
Spaghetti Dinner: 4-7 p.m. March 7, Masonic Temple, corner of Courtland and North Streets, Middletown. Raffle baskets and certificates. Benefits the Middletown Lions charity projects. $12; $6 for children 11 and under. Available at the door or by calling the Middletown Lions at 344-8104.
Fur Ball 2020 Reserve March 7: 5-8 p.m. March 21, The Chateau, 240 Boulevard, Kingston. Honoring Stephen Savona, with an evening of cocktails, dinner, a raffle, and silent and live auctions featuring Nadine Ferraro as auctioneer. All proceeds benefit the animals of the Ulster County SPCA. $100 per person. Cocktail attire is preferred. email@example.com.
The Contemporary Art of Quilting: 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 7, Ann Street Gallery, 104 Ann St., Newburgh. Comprised of over forty quilted works by 20 artists who are experimenting with fiber-based artform while pushing boundaries and challenging expectations. 784-1146. annstreetgallery.org.
Sunday, March 8
UCSPCA Kitten Shower: 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 8, Ulster County SPCA, 20 Wiedy Drive, Kingston. Kitten supplies wish list: wet and dry food, nursing bottles for baby animals and syringes. For a complete list, call 331-5377.
Repair Cafe: noon-3 p.m. March 8, The Wallkill River School of Art is located at 232 Ward Street/Route 17K in Montgomery. Volunteers at the Wallkill River School of Art fix repair broken wood, electric items. Sewing available too. Small fee for materials or parts otherwise free. 457-9330.
Frank Salvati's lecture will be "Kit Carson and the Navajo": 2 p.m. March 8, Matamoras Westfall Historical Society at Matamoras Borough Hall Annex, 10 Avenue I, Matamoras, Pa. The topic of . Christopher "Kit" Carson was a frontier hero. Free. Refreshments served. 570-491-2271 or 570-491-4871.
Ritz Kidz “Newburgh’s Got Talent” Talent Show: 4-6 p.m. March 8, 107 Broadway, 107 Broadway, Newburgh, $5. The show features talented youth living within the Newburgh Enlarged City School District. Auditions are currently by appointment – to schedule, contact June Henley at 784-1110 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. An application, waiver form and a complete list of rules available on our website (safe-harbors.org). The show is open to the public. Tickets will be available through talent show participants, on the website, and at the Ritz Theater box office beginning at 3 p.m. on the day of the show. This event is sponsored by Rhinebeck Bank, Stewart’s Shops, Mid-Hudson Times and Price Chopper’s GOLUB Foundation. 784-1110. email@example.com.
Monday, March 9
NAMI Orange Education Meeting: March 9, Orange County Dept of Mental Health, 30 Harriman Dr, Goshen, 6:15-8:30 p.m., meetings are for families, people with mental health issues, providers, students, or anyone concerned with mental illness. Membership is not required in order to attend. All are welcome and no registration is required. March guest speaker is Annette Kahrs, Tri-County Community Partnership, Inc. Topic: “Hope Not Handcuffs-Hudson Valley,” a pre-arrest diversion program operating in conjunction with police departments for people seeking immed help with substance abuse. RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 956-6264. Namiorangeny.org.
Wednesday, March 11
Teddy Bear Clinic: 10-11 a.m. Mar. 11, Newburgh Free Library, 124 Grand Street, Newburgh. Kids are invited to bring their teddy bear or another fuzzy friend to the library to be a patient. Nursing students from MSMC will introduce basic health care equipment and children will assist in giving their stuffed animal a check-up, bandage a wound with a gauze wrap or apply a band aid. This gets kids get to know what to expect when going to the doctor’s office. 563-3616.
Family Night: Paper Flower Bouquet: 6-7 p.m. March 11, Fallsburg Library, 12 Railroad Plaza South Fallsburg. Bring the whole family to learn how to make paper flowers and turn them into a beautiful bouquet. Registration required for this event. 436-6067, ext 102. Fallsburglibrary.org.
Thursday, March 12
“In Further Retrospect”: 6 p.m. March 12, Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. John Conway, Sullivan County Historian, presents “In Further Retrospect.” This is the largest collection of John’s columns that have spanned 30 years, first printed in the Times Herald-Record and, subsequently, in the Sullivan County Democrat. In book form, “In Further Retrospect” includes something for everyone, presenting vignettes of Sullivan County history from colonial times to the 21st century and featuring stories from virtually every corner of the county. Collections of John’s columns were published in book form in 1996 and in 2008, but this is the newest and largest collection ever. Be one of the first to witness John’s readings from ‘In Further Retrospect’, just recently released, and a book signing. Free and open to the public. 794-4660. ebcpl.org.
Young Picasso: 6:30-7:45 p.m. March 12, Goshen Public Library and Historical Society, 366 Main St., Goshen. Pablo Picasso was an art prodigy. Learn about his story from Dr. Michael Norris, a former educator at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. email@example.com.
Friday, March 13
Hope Rocks Gala fundraiser: 6:30-10:30 p.m. March 13, The Diamond Mills Hotel and Tavern, 25 S Partition St., Saugerties. Awards, live auction and music. Black-tie optional. All proceeds will benefit the nonprofit Hope Rocks Mission to prevent addiction and suicide through a year-long programs, events and activities. $75 per person and up. Hope Rocks Gala is scheduled for May 10. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Orange County Mineral Society Monthly Meeting: 6:30-8:30 p.m. March 13, Chester Senior Center, 81 Laroe Rd., Chester. Meets on the 2nd Friday of each month. Free meeting. New members are welcome. Open to the public. A guest speaker at each meeting, a mineral auction, discuss field trips, mineral shows in the area, and rock collecting events. 542-6441. email@example.com.
Irish Music Concert: 7 p.m. March 13 Redeemer Lutheran Church
90 Route 32 South, New Paltz. Don Meade, Liam O’Neill, and Steve Stanne will perform. $15. Light refreshments will be served during intermission. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, March 14
Educator Recruitment Day: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. March 14, Mount Saint Mary College, 330 Powell Ave., Newburgh. The event welcomes candidates seeking careers as teachers, administrators, speech pathologists, social workers, nurses, school counselors, library media specialists, and more. To register, msmc.edu/EducatorRecruitmentDay.
St. Patrick’s Parade: 2 p.m. March 14, Rock Hill Fire Department, 61 Glen Wild Road, Rock Hill. Antique cars, horses, pipe and drum band. 866-3783. Rockhillfiredept.com.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner: March 14, snow date March 15, Summitville Fire Company 1, 3978 Route 209, Summitville, 4-6:30 p.m., $15; seniors $13; children age 5 and under admitted for free. Take out containers available. All proceeds benefit the Summitville Fire Company 1. 888-2007.
Sunday, March 15
A Parisian Gala: 4-7:30 p.m. March 15, Dutchess Manor, 263 Rte. 9D, Beacon. A fundraiser dinner event presented by The Bannerman Castle Trust, featuring a Paris inspired hors d’oeuvres and dinner buffet by Chef Harris Corris. Silent art auction and raffle. Enjoy a preview of the upcoming 2020 performance “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” Reserve tickets by March 1 for early bird pricing. $100 per person, $90 members ($100 after March 1). 831-6346. Bannermancastle.org.
Wednesday, March 18
Circleville Church’s Community Luncheon: Noon March 18, Circleville Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 890 Goshen Tpk., Circleville, $5 suggested donation, special guest speaker is Donna Kessler of the Times Herald-Record feature “My Ride.” Reservations not required but welcomed by calling 361-2381.
Thursday, March 19
Kids Night Craft - Grass Head Planter: 6-7 p.m. March 19, Fallsburg Library, 12 Railroad Plaza, South Fallsburg. Kids ages 7+ and their parent/guardian can come make a cute grass head. Registration required for this event. 436-6067, ext 102. Fallsburglibrary.org.
Friday, March 20
Empty Bowls Dinner And Fundraiser: 5:30-7:30 p.m. March 20, The Washingtonville High School, 54 West Main St., Washingtonville. Hosted by W.H.S. National Art Honor Society. Guests share a meal in the bowl of their choice. Proceeds benefit the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley and the Country Kids Food Pantry in Washingtonville. Handmade bowls and mugs range from $5-$20. Disposable bowls are $5. Snow date March 27. email@example.com.
Saturday, March 21
Roast Beef Dinner: 4-6:30 p.m. March 21, Sugar Loaf United Methodist Church, 1387 Kings Highway, Sugar Loaf. Dinner to include, mashed potatoes, vegetables, rolls, beverage and dessert. Tickets are $15 Adults, $8 Children 5yrs. and older. Church is wheelchair accessible. Take-outs available. Reservations suggested, 469-4755, 469-4878. 469-2065.
Hospice Of Orange And Sullivan Spring Gala Fundraiser: 6-11 p.m. March 21, Anthony’s Pier 9, 2975 Route 9W, New Windsor. Proceeds benefit Hospice’s Home Care Program and the Kaplan Family Hospice Residence. For sponsorship opportunities, 50/50 raffle tickets, guest registration or any additional information. Tickets, $250; Table of 10, $2,250. 561-6143, ext. 366.
The Celtic Blend Band: 6 p.m. March 19, Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. This musical group is sure to provide everyone with an evening of Irish delights. Free and open to the public. 794-4660. ebcpl.org.
Sunday, March 22
Otisville Little League Pancake Breakfast: 8 a.m.-noon March 22, Otisville Fire Department, 60 State St., Otisville. otisvilleLL.com.
Concert - Tom Paxton and Don Juans: 2-4 p.m. March 22, Warwick Historical Society in the Old School Baptist Meeting House, High Street, Warwick. Known as a prominent folk music influencer, Tom Paxton has been entertaining audiences for decades. $40. For tickets call the Warwick Historical Society at 986-3236.
Temple Sinai Murder Mystery Dinner “Death of a Gangster”: Doors open at 3:30 p.m., dinner starts at 4 p.m. March 22, Temple Sinai, 75 Highland Ave., Middletown, tickets are $50 in advance and $55 at the door, a 1920s mafia marriage murder mystery, 1920s garb welcome, donbations bar, bootleg raffles. 343-1861. templesinaimiddletown.com.
Monday, March 23
The Beatles - Part Two: 6-7:30 p.m. March 23, Goshen Public Library and Historical Society, 366 Main St. Goshen. Barry Wiesenfeld continues his exploration of The Beatles their group innovations, song structure and lyric sophistication. Registration required. goshenpubliclibrary.org. 294-6606.
Wednesday, March 25
Adult Craft - Plastic Bottle Bird Feeder: 6-7 p.m. March 25, Fallsburg Library, 12 Railroad Plaza, Fallsburg. Adults ages 18 and up. Registration required. 436-6067, ext. 102. Fallsburglibrary.org.
Thursday, March 26
“Secrets of the Paranormal” with author Sasha Graham: 6 p.m. March 26th, Ethelbert B. Crawford Public Library, 479 Broadway, Monticello. Join tarot author and tarot deck creator Sasha Graham for an intimate evening: discover your personal psychic superpower, learn the difference between psychic ability & intuition, spiritualism and sťance and why Tarot & Astrology readings work. Sasha reads Tarot, in front of the audience, for a few lucky guests and stay for a book and tarot signing. Free and open to the public. 794-4660. ebcpl.org.
Saturday, March 28
Teen Leadership Conference: 9 a.m.-3 p.m March 28, Marist College, 3399 North Rd., Poughkeepsie, Girl Scout members $30; non members $50 (includes conference, admission and Girl Scout membership valid through Sept. 20), topics include social media, mental health, advocacy, college prep, Zumba and more, a light breakfast and lunch will be served. Hosted by Girls Scouts Heat of the Hudson. girlscoutsHH.og. 855-232-4744.
Free tax preparation by IRS certified volunteers: March 28, Mount Saint Mary College, Newburgh. The service is open to individuals, families, and seniors of low to moderate income. The certified volunteers include Mount Saint Mary alumni and current accounting students. Registration required. To make an appointment, call 2-1-1 or 1-800-899-1479. msmc.edu.
“The Association”: 8 p.m. March 28, Paramount Theatre, 17 South St., Middletown, tickets $34.50-$47.50, plus a $2 service fee per ticket (applied online, over the phone or in-person). Hear hits like “Cherish,” “Windy” and “Never My Love.” 346-4195 middletownparamount.com.
Sunday, March 29
Temple Sinai presents Supermarket Sweep: 8:30-9 a.m. March 29, ShopRite, 125 Dolson Ave., Middletown. Purchase tickets to participate in a Supermarket. Wear your running shoes because you will have three minutes to gather as many groceries as possible. Purchase tickets at Temple Sinai, 75 Highland Ave., Middletown. Drawing for ticket will be held at Temple Sinai Murder Mystery Dinner on March 22. Winner will be notified by phone and email. Limited number of tickets.. 343-1861.
Free Prom Dress and Young Men’s Formal Attire Giveaway and Fashion Show: noon-5 p.m. March 29; March 30, 31 from 2-6 p.m. Temple Sinai, 75 Highland Ave., Middletown, try on prom clothing, additional times by appointment, refreshments, entertainment, raffles, suggested donation for fashion show is $10. Men’s and women’s fashions will be shown from Foeller Men’s Shop & Alterations of Middletown. Benefits the Middletown Warming Center. Templesinaimiddletown.com. 343-1861. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Wednesday, April 15
Early Bird Registration by April 15 - Take a swing at hunger golf classic: June 29, Storm King Country Club, 18 Ridge Rd, Cornwall. Benefits Meals On Wheels Of Greater Registration and sponsorships are now available Meals on Wheels of Greater $140 includes breakfast, 18-hole green fees, cart, barbecue lunch and lots of fun and prizes. Early bird registration, $120 by April 15. 476-2380. Mealsonwheelsnewburgh.org.
Thursday, April, 16
“The Marshall Tucker Band”: 8 p.m. April 16, Paramount Theatre, 17 South St., Middletown, tickets $37.50-$57.50, plus a $2 service fee per ticket (applied online, over the phone or in-person). Hear hits like “Can’t You See,” “Ramblin,””Heard It In A Love Song” and more. 346-4195 middletownparamount.com.
Sunday, April 19
The Accusation Blood Libel in an American Town: 2-4 p.m. April 19, Temple Sinai, 75 Highland Ave., Middletown. Author, Edward Berenson will discuss his book.”The Accusation,” a very timely book about Anti-Semitism based on a false narrative of Blood Libel, which claims that Jewish people murdered Christian children and used their blook to make matzos. Light Refreshments will be provided, books available for purchase and autographs.
Thursday, April 23
XCommunity Blood Drive: April 23, Rock Hill Fire Dept., 61 Glen Wild Road, Rock Hill. rockhillfiredept.com.
Saturday, April 25
Seward Seniors of Florida Garage Sale: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. April 25, Senior Center, Cohen Circle, Florida, vendor tables available for $10 for members and $15 for non members. A variety of gifts, handcrafted items, new and used treasures and homemade baked goods will be available. New members are welcome. For vendor information or to inquire about joining the Seward seniors call 986-5589.
XSpaghetti Dinner: April 25, Rock Hill Fire Dept., 61 Glen Wild Road, Rock Hill. Benefits Scout Troop 101. Rockhillfiredept.com.
Sunday, May 3
United Hospice - A Walk to Remember: 8-11 a.m. May 3, Rockland State Park, 299 Rockland Lake Road, Valley Cottage. Prizes, raffles, hospitality, walker appreciation gift and fun events for the kids to participate in before the walk steps off. Walker, $30; Virtual walker, $25. 634-4974, ext. 105. email@example.com. givegab.com/campaigns/walk-to-remember-2020.
Registration opened until May 11 - Thomas Aquinas Philosophy Workshop - “Aquinas on Knowledge, Truth, and Wisdom”: June 24-28, Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh. Space is limited. Registration opened until May 11. Registration will close earlier if all seats are filled. Non-graduate student per person, workshop, meals, campus lodging, single occupancy, shared bathroom. Thursday dinner-Sunday breakfast - $400; graduate student per person workshop, meals, campus lodging, single occupancy, shared bathroom. Wednesday night-Sunday breakfast - $380. Graduate student per person, workshop, meals, campus lodging, double occupancy, shared bathroom. Wednesday night – Sunday breakfast - $350. Two Days ($130 per day), Workshop and Meals only (no lodging) - $260. Single Day ($130 per day), Workshop and Meals only (no lodging) - $130. 569-3467. To register, visit msmc.edu/CDI and click the “Philosophy Workshop” heading.
Sunday, June 7
RiverFest: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. June 7, Donohue Park, Shore Road, Cornwall on Hudson. Festival along the river featuring musical entertainments, children's activities, and a craft and food fair. Admission is free, but parking is limited so busing is provided from various points in Cornwall on Hudson. River-fest.com. Facebook.
Monday, June 29
Take a swing at hunger golf classic: June 29, Storm King Country Club, 18 Ridge Rd, Cornwall. Benefits Meals On Wheels Of Greater Registration and sponsorships are now available Meals on Wheels of Greater $140 includes breakfast, 18-hole green fees, cart, barbecue lunch and lots of fun and prizes. Early bird registration, $120 by April 15. 476-2380. Mealsonwheelsnewburgh.org.
Saturday, Oct. 24
The Warwick Valley Quilters’ Guild Stars of the Valley Quilt Show: Oct. 24-25, The Sanfordville Elementary School in Warwick. Local quilters from NY, NJ, PA, and Conn., will show more than 150 quilts, and wall hangings. Speakers are: Timna Tarr and Lisa Shepard Stewart. Vendors will offer machines, furniture, fabrics, and sewing accessories; in addition to raffle prizes. firstname.lastname@example.org. Warwickvalleyqg.org.