WOODBOURNE, NY — The Fallsburg Alumni Association (FAA) will gather friends, family, alumni and honorees. on Saturday, July 14 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Woodbourne Firehouse. The event includes a light lunch.
MILFORD, PA — The Milford Community House is now ready to operate as a visitors and community center, after years of careful restoration and interior rehabilitation. The building will house a new visitors center, for non-profit partners and a community meeting room.
FORESTBURGH, NY — The 12th annual Forestburgh 5K Race/Walk will be held on Saturday, August 11, at 8:30 a.m. at Lake Joseph (off Route 42) in Forestburgh, to benefit Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties, Inc. The race, run on a paved and unpaved course, is certified by the USATF (NY12129JG).
Have you noticed all the balloons decorating Narrowsburg’s intersections this week? It is a festive indication of all the graduation parties being held in backyards around town. We enjoyed some devilled eggs, pasta salad, and s’mores at Will and Vanessa Reeves’ last week, celebrating their oldest daughter Ally’s graduation from high school.
The day starts early for members of the Narrowsburg Fire Department as they prepare to light the barbeque-pit coals. By the time the evening rolls around, the last of the 500 chicken dinners will have been distributed at the firehouse.
It’s an annual tradition. And like many traditions, it involves a community of people.
We are awaiting the arrival in a few days of our nephew Josh, his wife Jen and their 13-year-old son, Sammy. When they visited a year ago, it was announced that Sam had become a pescatarian. Who had heard the term before? Not I. I looked it up.
MONTICELLO, NY — Marvin Rapport will present “Interesting Tales From Far Away Places: A Kid From Monticello Travels the Globe” on Thursday, July 5 at 6 p.m. Rapport, an attorney, served as chief of staff for Matthew McHugh and then traveled the globe on behalf of the Anti-Defamation League.
KAUNEONGA LAKE, NY — There will be a buffet dinner to support the new Town of Bethel Dog Park on Thursday, July 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Sorella’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, 3562 Rte. 55. The suggested donation is $25. There will be raffles and prizes as well as dinner. All donations are tax deductible.
HARRIS, NY — The Catskill Regional Medical Center (CRMC) Foundation will hold its 40th annual golf classic on Wednesday, July 11. The annual event invites area golfers and sponsors to support the hospital’s mission of providing exceptional healthcare to the community. Proceeds will be used to renovate the emergency room at CRMC’s Grover M.
ROCK HILL, NY — The Robert J. Kaiser Middle School Builders Club started June off with a visit to the Sullivan County SPCA. They delivered loads of goodies to the shelter, including food, toys and blankets that were generously donated by the club members as well as other middle-school students and faculty.