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Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Wednesday, March 4, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Middletown Lions Club Chocolate Bunny Sale Fundraiser

Fundraising Events Annual Middletown Lions Club fundraiser. High quality milk, dark and white chocolate bunnies for only a $5.00 donation. Proceeds support Middletown Lions Club's community service projects and help fund the Lions Eye Institute at Albany, NY. Please call Chair Rollin Lybolt for your bunnies at 845-343-1264. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: $5. Phone: 845-344-8104. Venue website: www.middletownnylionsclub.org. Wednesday, March 4, 2015 – Tuesday, March 17, 2015. Middletown Lions Club.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Wednesday, March 4, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

St. Peter’s Children’s Thrift Shop

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Recycled and new clothing, tots to teens. Donations appreciated. Open Wed. Call Dottie Bottaro at 292-2852. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. 264 N. Main St. Liberty, NY.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

Ecumenical Lenten Devotional Luncheon

Community Meals Sponsored by the Warwick Valley Ecumenical Council. Message by Rev. Elizabeth Phillips, Christ Church Episcopal. Menu: Ham. Second of a series of five devotional luncheons held Wednesdays during Lent. Theme for 2015 is “The Last Words of Christ”. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: $8. Email: wvecumenicalcouncil@gmail.com. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Warwick United Methodist Church, 135 Forester Avenue, Warwick.

Drop-in Preschool Story Time - TOWN BRANCH

Kids' Activities Stories selected for 3-5 year-olds accompanied by an adult caregiver; all ages welcome! No registration required. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Registration: No registration. Phone: 845-566-0460. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 1:00 PM – 1:35 PM. Town Branch – Newburgh Mall 1401 Route 300, Suite 1090 Newburgh, NY 12550.

North Church Kids Club

Kids' Activities Meets every Wed. Free. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-343-6688. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. North Congregational Church, 96 N. Beacon St. Middletown.

Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

Fundraising Events Corned Beef & Cabbage with potatoes, carrots, salad, dessert and a beverage. Cost: $11. Dine in or take-outs, kids age 5-12, $6.00, under 5 free. At Liberty Elks Lodge 30 Oberfest Street, Liberty. Benefits Youth Activities. Call 292-3434. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Liberty Elks Lodge 30 Oberfest Street, Liberty.

Purim Under the Sea

Family and Community Purim Party with a sea theme. Listen to the Megillah (story of Purim), dress up as your favorite person from the Bible. Enjoy a fish dinner with seaside dishes. Kids can participate in a Pirate Gold Coin Search, sand play activity, get a treasure chest Shaloch Monot (Purim gift basket).  Eat the traditional three cornered hat cookies called Hamantashen, dance to music and watch the Bubble Lady during her interactive bubble show. Sponsored by Chabad of Orange County. Ticket Web Link: http://chabadorangecounty.com/upcoming.html. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 5:45 PM – 7:45 PM. Goshen Senior Center Hall, 100 Trotter Circle, Goshen. For more info visit chabadorangecounty.com.

Community Potlucks at the Seligmann Center

Community Meals Meet new friends, share great food and enjoy live music every first Wednesday of the month at 6 pm at the Seligmann Center’s Monthly Community Potlucks. These potluck suppers are a community-building initiative of the Orange County Citizens Foundation, Orange County Land Trust and Orange County Arts Council in which members of the community are invited to join friends and neighbors for delicious food in a friendly atmosphere. Guests are also encouraged to bring an instrument and participate in a casual open music session. Please bring a dish to share and your own placesetting. Potlucks are family-friendly and children are more than welcome! Region: Southern Orange. Cost: No cost. Registration: Registration is not required. Phone: 845-469-0951 x14. Email: Lisa@oclt.org. Venue website: http://www.kurtseligmann.org/. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Seligmann Center, 23 White Oak Dr. Sugar Loaf.

"Neurofeedback Therapy For Brain-Related Conditions"

Other Events Orange County Neurofeedback Group is hosting a talk on neurofeedback and the treatment of ADHD, OCD, anxiety, depression and other brain-related conditions. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Free. Reservations: By Calling. Registration: Or by emailing attendance request to Braincore40@gmail.com. Phone: 845-986-5500. Email: Braincore40@gmail.com. Directions: 40 Maple Ave. Warwick, NY 10990. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 40 Maple Ave. Warwick, NY 10990.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Thursday, March 5, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, March 5, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

The PHS Philadelphia Flower Show trip

Trips / Tours Join Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ulster County’s Master Gardeners for their annual bus trip to the biggest and best flower show in the east on Thursday, March 5, 2015. The bus trip to the Flower Show is a fund raiser for the Master Gardener Program of Ulster County. Buses will load at 6:45am and leave from the MAC Fitness parking lot located in the Kingston Plaza at 7:00am and will return at approximately 9:30pm. The New Paltz bus will load at 7:15am at the NYS Thruway Park and Ride located at Exit 18 in New Paltz. The cost is $70 per person which includes transportation and show admission. No refunds will be issued. Completed registration forms with payment must be received by mail no later than Friday, February 28 and can also be dropped off at the CCEUC Education Center located at 232 Plaza Road in Kingston.  Click here to download a printable online registration form. For more information call Dona Crawford at 845-340-3990 ext. 335. Region: Ulster. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 6:45 AM – 7:45 AM. MAC Fitness parking lot in the Kingston Plaza, Kingston.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Thrift Shop Sales

Fundraising Events Buy one - get one free! Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-343-6688. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. North Congregational UCC 96 North Beacon St. Middletown, NY 10940.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

Purim Lunch and Learn

Religious Join us for Megillah reading, hamantaschen and lunch. A real Purim lunch break. Purim basket for all attendees. Activities for adults and children. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Suggested donation $5 per person. Reservations: chabadoc@aol.com. Phone: 845-664-5141. Email: chabadoc@aol.com. Ticket Web Link: http://chabadorangecounty.com/upcoming.html. Venue website: http://chabadorangecounty.com/upcoming.html. Artist/event website 2: http://chabadorangecounty.com/upcoming.html. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Chabad Center of Orange County 12 North Church St. Goshen, NY 10924.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

RICK ZOLZER: JOURNEY FROM CLASS CLOWN TO VP OF HUDSON VALLEY RENEGADES:

In this communications master class, Rick Zolzer, vice president of the Hudson Valley Renegades discusses his progression in jobs to his career in the business of minor league baseball, sports, and entertainment and his giving back to the community. Call 341-4891, sunyorange.edu. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Orange County Trust Great Room, Kaplan Hall, SUNY Orange, Newburgh.

"A Mixed Bag" - Chamber Music for Flute and Strings

Other Events Ellenville Chamber Players: Marcia Gates, flute; Bruce Jackson, bass; Susan Seligman, cello; Anastasia Solberg, viola; Marka Young, violin. Presented by the Music Institute of Sullivan and Ulster Counties (MISU) and St John's Episcopal Church. Region: Ulster. Cost: By donation. Registration: for more information call 845-647-5087 or 845-399-1293. Phone: 845-647-5087. Thursday, March 5, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. St John's Episcopal Church, 40 Market St. Ellenville, New York.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Friday, March 6, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Friday, March 6, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Children of God Parenting Ministry

9:30-11 a.m. Open to anyone interested in socializing and gaining support in raising children. During the meeting, children will be cared for in an adjacent room; toys and drinks will be provided. This group is intended for caregivers of children aged 0-5. $10 donation suggested. Meetings are every first Fri. For more information, including topics discussed, call Edie Famularo at 783-8408. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Donation suggested. Phone: 845-783-8408. Friday, March 6, 2015, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. St. Anastasia Education Center, 21 N. Main St. Harriman.

Lenten Fish Fry

Fundraising Events $13 for adult's $12 for seniors. Region: Ulster. Friday, March 6, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. New Paltz Elks, 290 Rt 32S, New Paltz.

Kids' Yoga

Library Events The Plattekill Public Library will have a free yoga class for kids ages 5-8 on the first Friday of every month. Class to be taught by, Barbara Neiman, OTR,RYT200 (special needs children welcome). Registration is required. Please bring your own mat or two large towels. For more information or to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Friday, March 6, 2015, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Plattekill Public Library. Plattekill.

Spaghetti dinner benefit for SkillsUSA

Fundraising Events Adults, $10; Children ages 10 and under, $5. Pay at the door. Take-out is available. Proceeds will help send SkillsUSA competitors to NYS Competitions in April. Region: Southern Orange. Friday, March 6, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Orange-Ulster BOCES, CTEC 53 Gibson Road, Goshen.

Lenten Soup Suppers

Religious Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-551-6250. Email: familyoffaith@frontiernet.net. Friday, March 6, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Family of Faith Lutheran Church 240 Midland Lake Rd Middletown, NY 10941.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Saturday, March 7, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 7, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Family Solutions

Other Events 9 a.m.-6 p.m. A supervised visitation service, providing a supportive, safe and nurturing environment to encourage strengthening parent-child bonds. $60 for one hour; $100 for two hours. Saturdays only. Registration required. To reserve a slot, call 845-294-8082, ext. 24. Region: Southern Orange. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Dispute Resolution Center, 3136 Route 207, Campbell Hall.

Amity thrift sale

Fundraising Events 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Held every first and third Sat. All proceeds benefit the Institute for Religious Development. Region: Southern Orange. Phone: 845-986-6962. Email: esharp@optonline.net. Ticket Phone: 845-986-6962. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 110 Newport Bridge Road, Amity, Warwick.

Sudbury Book Carnival

Fundraising Events A fun filled Book Carnival for children. Play games to win children's books, Take your picture with Clifford the Big Red Dog, Recycled Children's Book Sale, Face Painting, Bake Sale and Raffle. Perfect for toddlers, preschoolers and elementary aged children. Free admission. $1 game tickets Sponsored by Half Moon Books. Region: Ulster. Cost: Free Admission, $1 Games. Phone: 845-679-1002. Email: office@sudburyschool.com. Venue website: www.sudburyschool.com. Artist/event website: https://www.facebook.com/events/1547292682209365/. Artist/event website 2: https://www.facebook.com/HalfMoonBooks. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Hudson Valley Sudbury School, 84 Zena Rd. Kingston.

Town of Cornwall Indoor Farmers Market

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. first and third Sat. through May. Vendors sell fresh and local produce, cheeses, meats, baked goods and other items. Contact Erin O’Dell at 534-2070 or marketmanager@cornwallny.gov. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Munger Cottage (Senior Center), 40 Munger Drive, Cornwall, NY.

Knit & Crochet for a Purpose

Library Events 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Items made are for local homeless veterans’ centers and battered women’s shelters. Open to all adults with or without experience. Meets every first and third Sat. For more information, call 883-7286. Phone: 845-883-7286. Region: Ulster. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

Maple Sugar Tours

Trips / Tours 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. Maple Sugar Tours will run on the half-hour beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tour size is limited so visitors are encouraged to sign-up for their walking tours as soon as they arrive. Visitors will learn the history, how to tap a maple tree, how to collect the sap and how the sap boils down in an evaporator to become maple syrup. “It takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup,” said environmental educator Megan Hoffman. Admission for Tours: $10/Adults, $7/Children ages 3-11. Members: $7/Adults, $4/Children ages 3-11. For more information, call 534-5506, ext. 204 or visit hhnm.org T. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

Knit & Crochet for a Purpose

Library Events Knit & Crochet for a Purpose Come join us at the Plattekill Public Library to Knit & Crochet for a purpose.  Our group meets every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month at 10:30am.  Items are being made for local Homeless Veterans’ Centers and Battered Women’s Shelters.  It is open to all adults with and without experience.   For more information, call the Plattekill Public Library at 883-7286. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 State Route 32, Modena.

Tail Waggin' Tutors - MAIN Library

Kids' Activities Children can drop-in and read-aloud to our Volunteer Licensed Therapy Dogs! Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: FREE. Registration: No Registration. Phone: (845)563-3600. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library 124 Grand Street Newburgh, NY 12550 (Story Hour Room).

Chili Cook-Off

Fundraising Events $5 per person tasting of chili; $4 eat-in or take out bowl of chili, awards presented at 1:30 p.m. No entry fee to enter contest but registration is required. Email Kurt Brink at kurt.brink@hotmail.com. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 31 West Main St. Port Jervis.

MVTA Scholarship Tricky Tray

Fundraising Events Over 200 trays. Tickets available at the door. All proceeds benefit the MVTA Scholarship fund. Snow date, March 14. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 11:00 AM. Minisink Valley High School Gym, 2320 Route 6, Middletown, NY, 10940.

14th Annual "Stars Of Tomorrow" Tricky Tray

Fundraising Events Doors open at noon, calling starts at 2 p.m. March 7, (snow date, March 8). Over 250 baskets and gift certificates, raffles, special tables, 50/50, door prizes, kids' items and more. Refreshments available. Hosted by the Business and Professional Women's Club of Port Jervis. For more information, call Dawn at 570-296-7173. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free admission. Tickets are $1 per sheet. (Chance to win a $200 cash prize with the purchase of $30 worth in tickets.). Directions: Port Jervis High School 10 Route 209 Port Jervis, NY 12771. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Port Jervis High School, 10 Route 209, Port Jervis, NY 12771.

Men's Collectibles Day

Library Events Featuring 20 collectors (who are male) displaying stamps, tools, bottles, arrowheads, Civil War rifles, hub caps, Victrolas and more. Free. Call 446-3113. Cost: Free Exhibit Cancelled in case of snow that day. Email: hagers65@aol.com. Phone: (845)534-9034. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. The Highland Falls Library 298 Main St. Highland Falls.

Bowl-a-thon

Fundraising Events $20 ticket for bowlers includes: 3 hours of bowling, shoe rental, & ice cream sundae; $10 ticket for spectators includes: ice cream sundae and five tricky tray raffle tickets. Proceeds go directly towards programs that empower homeless families on their road to independence. For more information, visit familypromisemhv.org. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Pat Tarsio Lanes, Newburgh.

Hard Knox Life Talk at the New Windsor Cantonment

History/genealogical Forced to choose between her Loyalist parents and the love of her life, (the rebel general of artillery Henry Knox), Lucy stood by her man, enabling him to become a leading figure in our early nation. Learn about this Revolutionary War era power couple. Admission is free. Reservations required. Call New Windsor Cantonment at 561-1765 ext. 22. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. National Purple Heart Hall of Honor on Route 300 (374 Temple Hill Road) in New Windsor.

All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner to benefit Faith Church

Fundraising Events All you can eat salad, homemade meatballs, spaghetti, bread and desserts! To purchase tickets call Jeff at 845-590-1794. Walk-ins welcome as well. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Adults: $10 Kids under 12: $5. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The American Legion 185 Wawayanda Ave. Middletown, NY.

Homemade Spaghetti Dinner and Basket Raffle

Fundraising Events $10; $5 children age 11 and younger. Tickets sold at the door or at Any Old Thing, 4 West Main St. Middletown. Proceeds benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orange County and "No Kid Hungry." Call 343-1089 or 344-8104. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Hoffman Lodge No. 412, courtland and North streets, Middletown.

Roast Beef Dinner

Fundraising Events Dinner to include mashed potatoes, vegetable, rolls and homemade dessert. Tickets are $14 Adults, $13 Seniors, $6 Children 6 to 12yrs. Children 5 & under free. Church is wheelchair accessible. Take-outs available. Reservations suggested, contact Millie Shove 986-2823 or Harold Haslam 469-4878. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Sugar Loaf United Methodist Church, 1387 Kings Hwy. Sugar Loaf.

Spaghetti, meatball & sausage dinner

Community Meals 5-8 p.m. March 7. $12, children under 6 free. Tickets available at door or call 561-1569. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Moulton Memorial Baptist Church, 54 Old Little Britain, Newburgh, NY.

Corned beef and cabbage dinner

Fundraising Events Adults:$13; Children:$5. Call 583-4700. Region: Sullivan. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Kauneonga Lake Fire House, New York 55, Kauneonga Lake.

Deacons spaghetti dinner

Fundraising Events Region: Southern Orange. Cost: $10; $5, ages 4-11. Phone: 845-294-7991. Ticket Phone: 294-7911. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. First Presbyterian Church, 33 Park Place, Goshen.

Potluck and Open Mic Song Sharing

Community Meals 6-8 p.m. Monthly Open Mic night series begins with a pot luck dinner. Bring your voice and musical instruments. First Sat. Region: Ulster. Cost: Free, but bring a potluck dish to share. Phone: 845-255-1255. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. For more info visit www.gardinerlibrary.org.

Irish Night Dinner

Fundraising Events Join us for a delicious corned beef and cabbage dinner with apple salad,carrots,potatoes,soda bread, beverage and dessert. Price for adults $13 (at door $15.) kids 6-10 $6 with 5 and under free. Takeouts are available.Tricky Tray too. Reservations are highly recommended by March 4th by calling church office Tues-Fri at 561-0176. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Grace United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall/gym, 265 Van Ness Street-side entrance-Newburgh.

Ballroom Dance at MISU

Fundraising Events New Start Time is 7:30 p.m. Beginners welcome. No partner necessary. Held every first Sat. 7:30 pm 10;30 Open Dancing-All Ballroom and Latin styles Waltz, Salsa, Tango, Fox Trot,Cha Cha, Swing, Rumba (8:00 pm optional dance lesson) $5 per person for dance $10 per person for lesson and dance Children under 12 free Refreshments for sale on site. All proceeds to benefit MISU scholarship fund. MISU (Music Institute of Sullivan and Ulster Counties) For more information call 845-647-5087. Directions, weather cancellations and MISU events can be found online at http://misucatskills.org. Region: Sullivan. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. Music Institute of Sullivan and Ulster Counties 40 Market St Ellenville, NY 12428.

Purim Celebration

Religious Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Free. Reservations: None needed. Registration: None needed. Phone: 845-477-3716. Email: birnberg@optonline.net. Directions: Take Lakes Road in Monroe, NY to 14 Lakes Road, Greenwood Lake, NY. Saturday, March 7, 2015, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Congregation B'nai Torah 14 Lakes Road Greenwood Lake.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Sunday, March 8, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 8, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Sparrowbush Engine Co. monthly breakfast

Community Meals Sit down breakfast with wait staff. Bake sale items available. Held ever second Sun. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: $6. Phone: 845-856-5047. Email: angeleyes20108@gmail.com. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 7:30 AM – 12:00 PM. 79 Main St. Sparrowbush, NY 12780.

Celebrate Life: Half Marathon and The Lucia Rein Two Person Relay

Fundraising Events On site registration/packet pickup available on Saturday March 7th from 3-6 p.m. Race Day Registration/packet pickup starts at 7 a.m. at The Sullivan. Official start is 10 a.m. The Celebrate Life Half Marathon is named for Lucia Rein, a  strong woman, who walked the race in her healthy years before being diagnosed with cancer and continued to walk while fighting the disease. As it became more difficult for her to cover the distance, she inspired the Two Person Relay, ideal for those,  who want to be part of the race and its cause, but are unable to do the entire distance. The first leg is 7.5 miles and the second leg is 5.6 miles. Contact Race Director, Myriam Loor at 866-1345 or myriamloor@hvc.rr.com. Region: Sullivan. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. The Sullivan, Rock Hill.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Maple Sugar Tours

Trips / Tours 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. Maple Sugar Tours will run on the half-hour beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tour size is limited so visitors are encouraged to sign-up for their walking tours as soon as they arrive. Visitors will learn the history, how to tap a maple tree, how to collect the sap and how the sap boils down in an evaporator to become maple syrup. “It takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup,” said environmental educator Megan Hoffman. Admission for Tours: $10/Adults, $7/Children ages 3-11. Members: $7/Adults, $4/Children ages 3-11. For more information, call 534-5506, ext. 204 or visit hhnm.org T. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

Ecumenical Lenten Devotional Luncheon

Fundraising Events Message by Rev. Jack Arlotta, St Stephen Parish. Menu: Turkey. $8 per person. First  of a series of five devotional luncheons held Wednesdays during Lent. Theme for 2015 is “The Last Words of Christ”. Noon to 1pm.  Contact wvecumenicalcouncil@gmail.com for more information. Region: Northern Orange. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Warwick United Methodist Church, 135 Forester Avenue.

"Lewis and Clark and Me"

Peter Osborne will be the guest speaker at the Matamoras Westfall Historical Society meeting. The topic of Mr. Osborne's lecture is "Lewis and Clark and Me". Region: Southern Orange. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Westfall Township Municipal Building at LaBarr Lane, Matamoras, Pa.

“Our Musical Heritage” Concert

Library Events Irish music with Brian Conway and John Walsh. After the concert, those attending can serve as judges for the 2nd annual Irish Soda Bread Bake-Off. To enter, contact Rosaleen Leahy at 534-8282, ext. 204, or by e-mail at rleahy@rcls.org. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Munger Cottage, located behind Cornwall Public Library, 395 Hudson St. Cornwall, NY.

The Best of Irish Music

Library Events The best of Irish music will be offered by The Parting Glass, a Port Jervis trio that performs Celtic, folk/traditional, and Irish (traditional)music. Members include Al Gessner, vocals, flute, accordion; Patti Gessner, vocals, whistle, harmonica and miscellaneous objects and Kevin McComb, vocals and guitar. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Registration: No registration required. Phone: (845)563-3600. Sunday, March 8, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Newburgh Free Library, 124 Grand Street, (auditorium), Newburgh.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Monday, March 9, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Monday, March 9, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Vet 2 Vet Peer Networking meeting

Other Events A program that allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans to discuss challenges such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, addiction, employment and academic challenges. Information about community resources is available. Participation is free and confidential. Light refreshments served. Meets every Mon. 342-2400, ext. 237. kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-342-2400, ext. 237. Email: kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Monday, March 9, 2015, 6:00 PM. Thrall Library, 11-19 Depot St. Middletown, NY.

Thrift Shop Sales

Fundraising Events $2 bag sales. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-343-6688. Monday, March 9, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. North Congregational UCC 96 North Beacon St. Middletown, NY 10940.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Tuesday, March 10, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Registration begins for tax help

Other Events Trained tax volunteers from AARP will assist seniors and other eligible persons with their taxes every Tuesday through April 7. Participants must bring identity documents and social security or Medicare card, last year’s tax return, and any other tax-related documents. Reservation required. For more information, to verify eligibility, or to become a tax volunteer, call 888-687-2277. To reserve, call 211, or call 1-800-899-1479 or 1-914-933-3700 to connect to 211. Registration: Registration required. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Phone: 800-899-1479. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library, eLearning Center, 124 Grand St. Newburgh, NY 12550.

Textile Tuesday

Sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, knitting and crocheting. Bring a favorite project. Sewing machines available. Meets Tues. Phone: 845-895-3707. Email: cthorenz@rcls.org. Region: Ulster. Directions: 7 Bona Ventura Ave. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Wallkill Public Library, 7 Bona Ventura Ave. Wallkill.

Women With Wool

Other Events An informal non-denominational needlework group. Bring your knitting, crocheting or other needlework project. All levels welcome. Meets Tues. Free. For more information, contact Barbara at zuckerbl@gmail.com or 928-6906. Phone: 845-928-6906. Reservations: None needed. Email: zuckerbl@gmail.com. Cost: Free. Region: Southern Orange. Registration: No. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Congregation Eitz Chaim, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe.

Vet 2 Vet Peer Networking meeting

Other Events A program that allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans to discuss challenges such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, addiction, employment and academic challenges. Information about community resources is available. Participation is free and confidential. Light refreshments served. Meets every Tues. 342-2400, ext. 237. kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-342-2400, ext. 237. Email: kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 2:30 PM. Hudson House, 245 Broadway, Newburgh, NY.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

Tail Waggin' Tutors at the TOWN BRANCH

Kids' Activities Children can drop-in and read-aloud to volunteer licensed therapy dogs. Will also meet March 10, 17, 24, 31. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: FREE. Registration: No Registration. Phone: 845-566-0460. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Town Branch – Newburgh Mall 1401 Route 300, Suite 1090 Newburgh, NY 12550.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Wednesday, March 11, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Wednesday, March 11, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

St. Peter’s Children’s Thrift Shop

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Recycled and new clothing, tots to teens. Donations appreciated. Open Wed. Call Dottie Bottaro at 292-2852. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. 264 N. Main St. Liberty, NY.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

North Church Kids Club

Kids' Activities Meets every Wed. Free. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-343-6688. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. North Congregational Church, 96 N. Beacon St. Middletown.

New York Times Best-Selling Author, Regina Calcaterra ’88 to deliver Distinguished Speaker Series

New York Times Best-Selling Author Regina Calcaterra ’88 to deliver Distinguished Speaker Series “The Power of Resilience”. Calcaterra’s talk will address themes of resilience, optimism and self-determination derived in part from her own experiences growing up in and out of homelessness and foster care on Long Island. That true story is the subject of “Etched in Sand,” Calcaterra’s memoir, which rose to No. 2 on The New York Times Best Seller list upon its 2013 publication and has since been added to middle school, high school and college course curricula across the nation. Call 257-3972 or email us at development@newpaltz.edu. Wednesday, March 11, 2015, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. SUNY New Paltz, Lecture Center 100, New Paltz.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Thursday, March 12, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, March 12, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and 4-7 p.m. March 12, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 13, 9 a.m.-noon March 14 (Bag Day). Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-856-1946. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Deerpark Reformed Church, 30 E. Main St. Port Jervis, NY.

Thrift Shop Sales

Fundraising Events $2 bag sales. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-343-6688. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. North Congregational UCC 96 North Beacon Street Middletown, NY 10940.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

Fundraiser for local animal programs

Fundraising Events Proceeds from the bartender's tips, raffles and 50/50 will go to Will Spay Pets and Neuter Program in Montgomery and Newburgh Scats Cat Rescue. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Newburgh Brewery Tap Room, 88 South Colden St. Newburgh.

Fish and Chips Dinner

Fundraising Events Tickets are available for a $13.50 donation. Dining room and take outs available. Call George at 292-3639. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. First Presbyterian Church, 81 South Main St. Liberty.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

Book Discussion: “Mornings in Jenin”

Library Events One Book, Many Communities: “Mornings in Jenin” Thursday, Feb 12 and 26, Mar 12 “Mornings in Jenin" is a sweeping, heart-wrenching historical saga about four generations of the Abulheja family. From Jenin to Jerusalem to Beirut to Philadelphia, the novel follows the family from its displacement from the village of Ein Hod in 1948 through love and loss over decades of life in Palestine and the Diaspora. Read this acclaimed novel by Palestinian-American author and activist Susan Abulhawa!  Sponsored by the Middle East Crisis Response (MECR):  www.mideastcrisis.org
Please call to preregister for this book reading group: 679-8851. Thursday, March 12, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Woodstock Public Library, 5 Library Lane, Woodstock.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Friday, March 13, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Friday, March 13, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events 9 a.m.-1 p.m. March 13, 9 a.m.-noon March 14 (Bag Day). Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-856-1946. Friday, March 13, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Deerpark Reformed Church, 30 E. Main St. Port Jervis, NY.

Lenten Fish Fry

Fundraising Events $13 for adult's $12 for seniors. Region: Ulster. Friday, March 13, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. New Paltz Elks, 290 Rt 32S, New Paltz.

Lenten Soup Suppers

Religious Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-551-6250. Email: familyoffaith@frontiernet.net. Friday, March 13, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Family of Faith Lutheran Church 240 Midland Lake Rd Middletown, NY 10941.

Sacred Heart School 8th Grade Fish Fry Fundraiser

Fundraising Events Takeout orders can be picked up starting at 4 p.m.; sit down dinner will begin at 6:30 p.m. Adult and senior meals will consist of fried fish fillets, shrimp, coleslaw,  choice of macaroni and cheese or French fries, and a beverage. A kid’s meal will include fish sticks, choice of macaroni and cheese or French fries, and a beverage. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Adults $15, seniors $10, children 5 and up $10, under 5 free; $40 for a family of 4 with children under 12. Reservations: If you would like to a make reservation or a takeout order please contact Tasha Mathew at tashamathew128@gmail.com or Kate Misciagna at (845) 651-5408. Registration: Take out orders can be placed ahead of time and picked up at 4:00pm on the day of the event. Friday, March 13, 2015, 6:30 PM. Sacred Heart School Gym, 26 Still Road, Monroe, NY 10950.

Shabbat Across America

Religious Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Free. Reservations: None needed. Registration: None needed. Phone: 845-477-3716. Directions: Take Lakes Road in Monroe, NY to 14 Lakes Road, Greenwood Lake, NY. Friday, March 13, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. Congregation B'nai Torah 14 Lakes Road Greenwood Lake, NY 10925.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Saturday, March 14, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 14, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events 9 a.m.-noon March 14 (Bag Day). Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-856-1946. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Deerpark Reformed Church, 30 E. Main St. Port Jervis, NY.

Family Solutions

Other Events 9 a.m.-6 p.m. A supervised visitation service, providing a supportive, safe and nurturing environment to encourage strengthening parent-child bonds. $60 for one hour; $100 for two hours. Saturdays only. Registration required. To reserve a slot, call 845-294-8082, ext. 24. Region: Southern Orange. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Dispute Resolution Center, 3136 Route 207, Campbell Hall.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Maple Sugar Tours

Trips / Tours 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. Maple Sugar Tours will run on the half-hour beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tour size is limited so visitors are encouraged to sign-up for their walking tours as soon as they arrive. Visitors will learn the history, how to tap a maple tree, how to collect the sap and how the sap boils down in an evaporator to become maple syrup. “It takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup,” said environmental educator Megan Hoffman. Admission for Tours: $10/Adults, $7/Children ages 3-11. Members: $7/Adults, $4/Children ages 3-11. For more information, call 534-5506, ext. 204 or visit hhnm.org T. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

Makerspace for kids 5-8: "Computer Guts"

Kids' Activities Two sessions. The 11 a.m. to noon presentation is appropriate for children 5 to 8 years old. The 1 to 3 PM presentation is more complex and is geared for children 9 to 12 years old. Technologist, Alan Macaluso will guide children in this hands-on program exploring the guts of a computer. Looking at a disassembled computer, Macaluso will clearly explain each part and its function in the system as he reassembles the components back into a functioning computer. Free. Call 255-1255 or visit gardinerlibrary.org or the library’s facebook page. For more information about this, and future Makerspace events, go to www.facebook.com/makerspacegardiner. Region: Ulster. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Gardiner Library, Community Room, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike in Gardiner.

Extreme Couponing

Library Events Learn how to save money. Call 883-7286. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 State Route 32, Modena.

Charcoal and Pencil drawing class for adults

Local artist, Linda Storminger, will be teaching a 3 part series of art classes on the second Saturday of the month. Storminger will guide students in creating charcoal and pencil drawings, with an emphasis on engaging the right side of the brain.  Students will gain knowledge and hands on experience in the areas of color values, perspective, and negative space.  This is an extraordinary learning opportunity for anyone who has ever wanted to take a professional art class. There is no fee for any participant. Enrollment is limited to 6 adult (18 or older) students.  Class dates are: 2/14, 3/14 and 4/11.  Registration is required; please stop by the Plattekill Public Library to register. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. The Plattekill Public Library, Plattekill.

Makerspace for kids 9-12: "Computer Guts"

Kids' Activities Two sessions. The 11 a.m. to noon presentation is appropriate for children 5 to 8 years old. The 1 to 3 PM presentation is more complex and is geared for children 9 to 12 years old. Technologist, Alan Macaluso will guide children in this hands-on program exploring the guts of a computer. Looking at a disassembled computer, Macaluso will clearly explain each part and its function in the system as he reassembles the components back into a functioning computer. Free. Call 255-1255 or visit gardinerlibrary.org or the library’s facebook page. For more information about this, and future Makerspace events, go to www.facebook.com/makerspacegardiner. Region: Ulster. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Gardiner Library, Community Room, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike in Gardiner.

Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

Fundraising Events We will be serving corned beef, cabbage, potatoes, carrots, soda bread and homemade desserts. Serving family style. Take-out is available. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: $12 for adults $7 for children 11 & under. Reservations: Please call or email Pastor Robb Hewitt by March 8th. Phone: 845-800-8534. Email: themountainviewumc@yahoo.com. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Mountain View UMC Memorial Hall, 7 Church Street, off Route 302, Pine Bush.

Corned Beef & Cabbage Dinner

Fundraising Events Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Adults $12 Children under 12 yrs $6 children under 5 yrs free. Reservations: Call Linda Cox @ 342-0104 or Marion Schneider @ 361-1542. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Masonic Lodge, 112 North St. (entrance on Courtland Street), Middletown.

Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinner

Fundraising Events $10. Live music starts at 6 p.m. by The Diamondhead Band. Call 234-0646 or 645-1392. Region: Ulster. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Wallkill Firehouse, 18 Central Avenue, Wallkill.

St. Patrick's Day Dinner Dance

Fundraising Events Traditional corned beef and cabbage dinner, refreshments, dessert. Raffles with prizes. Music by The Shallows Oldies Band. Tickets are $30 per person in advance, $35 at the door. Call 856-4084. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Knights of Columbus Hall, 63 Seward Avenue, Port Jervis.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Sunday, March 15, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 15, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Reservation deadline for "Chase the Winter Blues" Tea

Fundraising Events Event date, 1-3 p.m. March 22. To reserve, call Debbie Matyus at 239-1627 or email Kathy Valerio at katval54@gmail.com by March 15. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: $10 admission includes tea, luncheon and desserts, party favors, door prizes. 50-50 and raffle baskets available for purchase. Proceeds will benefit the Catholic Daughters Court Genevieve Walsh 918. Reservations: To reserve, call Debbie Matyus at 239-1627 or email Kathy Valerio at katval54@gmail.com by March 15. Phone: 845-239-1627. Sunday, March 15, 2015. St. Johns' McCaffrey Hall, 77 Murray Ave. Goshen, NY 10924.

Maple Sugar Tours

Trips / Tours 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. Maple Sugar Tours will run on the half-hour beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tour size is limited so visitors are encouraged to sign-up for their walking tours as soon as they arrive. Visitors will learn the history, how to tap a maple tree, how to collect the sap and how the sap boils down in an evaporator to become maple syrup. “It takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup,” said environmental educator Megan Hoffman. Admission for Tours: $10/Adults, $7/Children ages 3-11. Members: $7/Adults, $4/Children ages 3-11. For more information, call 534-5506, ext. 204 or visit hhnm.org T. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 15, 2015, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

Ecumenical Lenten Devotional Luncheon

Fundraising Events Message by Rev. Jack Arlotta, St Stephen Parish. Menu: Turkey. $8 per person. First  of a series of five devotional luncheons held Wednesdays during Lent. Theme for 2015 is “The Last Words of Christ”. Noon to 1pm.  Contact wvecumenicalcouncil@gmail.com for more information. Region: Northern Orange. Sunday, March 15, 2015, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Warwick United Methodist Church, 135 Forester Avenue.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Monday, March 16, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Monday, March 16, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Trip to the Sands Casino in Pa.

Trips / Tours VFW Post 1161 and CWV Post 386 will co-host a bus trip to The Sands Casino in Bethlehem, PA. Everyone is welcome to join in for a day of fun and excitement. Departure is 8:30 AM from the Newburgh Wal-Mart parking lot. The bus will depart for home around 4:30 PM. Tickets are $35 per person with $30 in free slot play an a $5 food coupon, plus a chance to win this trip free. To sign up, please call John Raszcewski at 845-562-3705. Make checks payable to VFW 1161. Region: Hudson River Region. Monday, March 16, 2015, 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM. Walmart parking lot, Newburgh.

Vet 2 Vet Peer Networking meeting

Other Events A program that allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans to discuss challenges such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, addiction, employment and academic challenges. Information about community resources is available. Participation is free and confidential. Light refreshments served. Meets every Mon. 342-2400, ext. 237. kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-342-2400, ext. 237. Email: kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Monday, March 16, 2015, 6:00 PM. Thrall Library, 11-19 Depot St. Middletown, NY.

Thrift Shop Sales

Fundraising Events $2 bag sales. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-343-6688. Monday, March 16, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. North Congregational UCC 96 North Beacon St. Middletown, NY 10940.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Tuesday, March 17, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Tuesday, March 17, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Registration begins for tax help

Other Events Trained tax volunteers from AARP will assist seniors and other eligible persons with their taxes every Tuesday through April 7. Participants must bring identity documents and social security or Medicare card, last year’s tax return, and any other tax-related documents. Reservation required. For more information, to verify eligibility, or to become a tax volunteer, call 888-687-2277. To reserve, call 211, or call 1-800-899-1479 or 1-914-933-3700 to connect to 211. Registration: Registration required. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Phone: 800-899-1479. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library, eLearning Center, 124 Grand St. Newburgh, NY 12550.

Textile Tuesday

Sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, knitting and crocheting. Bring a favorite project. Sewing machines available. Meets Tues. Phone: 845-895-3707. Email: cthorenz@rcls.org. Region: Ulster. Directions: 7 Bona Ventura Ave. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Wallkill Public Library, 7 Bona Ventura Ave. Wallkill.

Port Jervis Seniors bus trip to Ehrhardt's Waterfront Resort on Lake Wallenpaupack

Trips / Tours Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with dinner, open bar, snacks, Irish music and a magic show. Bus returns 4:30-5 p.m. Members $39, nonmembers $45, plus $1 for bus driver. For information, call Joan Wagner at 856-3247. Region: Northern Orange. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 10:00 AM. Bus leaves Rite Aid parking lot in Port Jervis, NY.

Women With Wool

Other Events An informal non-denominational needlework group. Bring your knitting, crocheting or other needlework project. All levels welcome. Meets Tues. Free. For more information, contact Barbara at zuckerbl@gmail.com or 928-6906. Phone: 845-928-6906. Reservations: None needed. Email: zuckerbl@gmail.com. Cost: Free. Region: Southern Orange. Registration: No. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Congregation Eitz Chaim, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe.

Vet 2 Vet Peer Networking meeting

Other Events A program that allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans to discuss challenges such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, addiction, employment and academic challenges. Information about community resources is available. Participation is free and confidential. Light refreshments served. Meets every Tues. 342-2400, ext. 237. kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-342-2400, ext. 237. Email: kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 2:30 PM. Hudson House, 245 Broadway, Newburgh, NY.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

Tail Waggin' Tutors at the TOWN BRANCH

Kids' Activities Children can drop-in and read-aloud to volunteer licensed therapy dogs. Will also meet March 10, 17, 24, 31. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: FREE. Registration: No Registration. Phone: 845-566-0460. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Town Branch – Newburgh Mall 1401 Route 300, Suite 1090 Newburgh, NY 12550.

Town of Wallkill Police Youth Coalition

Kids' Activities Community youth members in 6th-12th grades can register to join the organization. Community services, conferences and leadership training. Make new friends and serve your community. Meets third Tuesday of month. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Registration: . Email: tuff4u88@yahoo.com. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Cosgrove Community Center, 8 Wes Warren Drive, Town of Wallkill.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Wednesday, March 18, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Wednesday, March 18, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

St. Peter’s Children’s Thrift Shop

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Recycled and new clothing, tots to teens. Donations appreciated. Open Wed. Call Dottie Bottaro at 292-2852. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. 264 N. Main St. Liberty, NY.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

North Church Kids Club

Kids' Activities Meets every Wed. Free. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-343-6688. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. North Congregational Church, 96 N. Beacon St. Middletown.

“Neurofeedback Therapy For Brain-Related Conditions”

Other Events Orange County Neurofeedback Group hosting talk on neurofeedback and treatment of ADHD, OCD, anxiety, depression and other brain-related conditions. Free. 986-5500. Braincore40@gmail.com. Region: Southern Orange. Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 40 Maple Ave. Warwick, NY.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Thursday, March 19, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, March 19, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

Exodus: Newburgh Extension (ENE) ~ a re-entry to society program for those being released from prison

Exodus: Newburgh Extension (ENE) ~ a re-entry to society program for those being released from prison and other matters related to mass incarceration. formerly known as the New Jim Crow Committee), meets the first and third Thursday of each month. Visit etcny.org  a re-entry program for those being released from prison,  and other matters related to mass incarceration. Call 569-8965. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. The Hope Center, 85 Grand St. Newburgh.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

Donate Life Group of Orange County

Donate Life Group of Orange County, third Thursday 7-9 at Orange Regional Medical Center, Conference room #1 at 707 East Main Street Town of Wallkill, NY 10941. Group comprised of donor families, donor recipients, living donors family and friends to raise awareness and education for organ donation and transplantation. Call Ellen Dunn 692-8783. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-692-8783. Email: eaedunn58@yahoo.com. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 7:00 PM. Orange Regional Medical Center, 707 E. Main St. Conference Room #1, Middletown.

Civil War medicine: Myths, Maggots, Minie Balls, Gangrene and Glory”.

History/genealogical Civil War medicine lecturer, Carolyn Ivanoff, will do a presentation entitled "Myths, Maggots, Minie Balls, Gangrene and Glory”. Ivanoff will separate fact from fiction while honoring the sacrifices of Village of Florida's Captain William E. Mapes and thousands of Americans like him. Captain Mapes was a member of the illustrious "Orange Blossoms" the 124th NY Volunteer Infantry Regiment that fought in battles from Manassas to Appomattox. Admission: $15 Adults, $5 Students, $25 Couples. Seating is limited. Call 294-3839 to reserve a seat or sign up online at: http://www.sewardhomestead.org. All proceeds will benefit the Seward / Mapes Homestead Restoration in Florida. Region: Southern Orange. Thursday, March 19, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. The S. S. Seward Institute (High School) Library. 53 North Main Street. Florida.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Friday, March 20, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Friday, March 20, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Friday, March 20, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Lenten Fish Fry

Fundraising Events $13 for adult's $12 for seniors. Region: Ulster. Friday, March 20, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. New Paltz Elks, 290 Rt 32S, New Paltz.

Lenten Soup Suppers

Religious Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-551-6250. Email: familyoffaith@frontiernet.net. Friday, March 20, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Family of Faith Lutheran Church 240 Midland Lake Rd Middletown, NY 10941.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Saturday, March 21, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 21, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Sportsman and Outdoor Recreation Expo

For vendor information, call 791-4200 or 747-4449. Region: Sullivan. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. SUNY Sullivan, 112 College Road, Loch Sheldrake.

Sullivan County Catskills Sportsman and Outdoor Rec Expo

Community Meals Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM. SUNY Sullivan, 112 College Road, Loch Sheldrake.

Saturday men's breakfast

Community Meals All Christian men and seekers who want deeper Christian brotherhood, fellowship, and discipleship to Christ are invited and encouraged to come. The breakfast will be held on the third Saturday of every month. Region: Southern Orange. Phone: 8453562031. Email: phillip@newhoperockland.com. Venue website: http://www.newhoperockland.com. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 8:30 AM. New Hope Christian Church, 57 Main St. Monsey.

Third Saturday Thrift Sales

Call Reverend Peggy Ann Sauerhoff at 985-2283. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Grahamsville United Methodist Church, Grahamsville.

Rummage Sale

Fundraising Events Assortment of clothing, shoes, coats, linens and housewares. Bag sale. Call the church office at 534-2903 or visit CornwallPresbyterian.org for directions. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM. The Cornwall Presbyterian Church is located at 222 Hudson Street in Cornwall-on-Hudson.

Family Solutions

Other Events 9 a.m.-6 p.m. A supervised visitation service, providing a supportive, safe and nurturing environment to encourage strengthening parent-child bonds. $60 for one hour; $100 for two hours. Saturdays only. Registration required. To reserve a slot, call 845-294-8082, ext. 24. Region: Southern Orange. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Dispute Resolution Center, 3136 Route 207, Campbell Hall.

Amity thrift sale

Fundraising Events All proceeds to Institute for Religious Development. Region: Southern Orange. Phone: 845-986-6962. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. 110 Newport Bridge Road, Amity, Warwick.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events Lunch will be available (Hot Dogs, Soup, Mac & Cheese and Deserts.) We will be selling Clothing (Men’s Woman’s & Children) Accessories and Small Household Goods and Attic Treasures. Call 294-6225  for info. or visit stjamesgoshen.org.  . Region: Southern Orange. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. St. James’ Episcopal Church, 1 St. James Place, Goshen.

Open registration begins for tax help

Other Events 10 a.m. third Sat. through March. Trained tax volunteers from AARP will assist seniors and other eligible persons with their taxes in the Newburgh Free Library’s eLearning Center (124 Grand St.) on Tuesdays, beginning Feb. 3. You must make an appointment to reserve your spot. To register, please call 211; or call 1-800-899-1479 or 1-914-933-3700 to connect to 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. Registration: Registration Required. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: FREE. Phone: 800-899-1479. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library 124 Grand Street Newburgh, NY 12550 (eLearning Center).

Town of Cornwall Indoor Farmers Market

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. first and third Sat. through May. Vendors sell fresh and local produce, cheeses, meats, baked goods and other items. Contact Erin O’Dell at 534-2070 or marketmanager@cornwallny.gov. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Munger Cottage (Senior Center), 40 Munger Drive, Cornwall, NY.

Maple Sugar Tours

Trips / Tours 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. Maple Sugar Tours will run on the half-hour beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tour size is limited so visitors are encouraged to sign-up for their walking tours as soon as they arrive. Visitors will learn the history, how to tap a maple tree, how to collect the sap and how the sap boils down in an evaporator to become maple syrup. “It takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup,” said environmental educator Megan Hoffman. Admission for Tours: $10/Adults, $7/Children ages 3-11. Members: $7/Adults, $4/Children ages 3-11. For more information, call 534-5506, ext. 204 or visit hhnm.org T. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

Knit & Crochet for a Purpose

Library Events Knit & Crochet for a Purpose Come join us at the Plattekill Public Library to Knit & Crochet for a purpose.  Our group meets every 1st and 3rd Saturday of the month at 10:30am.  Items are being made for local Homeless Veterans’ Centers and Battered Women’s Shelters.  It is open to all adults with and without experience.   For more information, call the Plattekill Public Library at 883-7286. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 State Route 32, Modena.

Spring roast beef dinner

Tickets:  $14/adult, $12/senior (65+), $7/youth (6-12), and free/child (under 6).  Complete family style dinner consists of tomato juice, dinner rolls, the church's special coleslaw, corn, Harvard beets, roast beef & mashed potatoes.  Coffee, tea and milk are served along with homemade applesauce cake and whipped cream topping for dessert. Call 469-2730 for reservations or take-out. Region: Southern Orange. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. First Presbyterian Church, 94-96 Main St. Chester.

Corned beef dinner

Community Meals 5-8 p.m. March 21. $12, children under 6 free. Tickets available at door or call 561-1569. Region: Hudson River Region. Saturday, March 21, 2015, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Moulton Memorial Baptist Church, 54 Old Little Britain, Newburgh, NY.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Sunday, March 22, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Order Greek Cookies

Fundraising Events Sweet Breads $7.; Greek Butter Cookies 6 for $8 Braided Easter Cookies 12 for $7.P lease order from March 1-March 22. Lisa 225-0975 or Christine 565-5787. Pick up at Church Hall on Sat. April 4th between 10am -1pm. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 22, 2015. St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, 19 Fullerton Avenue, Newburgh.

Kingston Model Train and Railroad Hobby Show

Kids' Activities Enjoy 11,000 square feet of operating train layouts in all scales. Browse the vendors, dealers and train exhibits. $6; $1 children under age 12. 481-4198; kingstontrainshow.com. Phone: 845-481-4198. Cost: $6; $1 children. Region: Ulster. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Andy Murphy Midtown Recreation Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston. For more info visit www.kingstontrainshow.com.

Maple Sugar Tours

Trips / Tours 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m. March 7-8, 14-15, 21-22. Maple Sugar Tours will run on the half-hour beginning at 10:30 a.m. Tour size is limited so visitors are encouraged to sign-up for their walking tours as soon as they arrive. Visitors will learn the history, how to tap a maple tree, how to collect the sap and how the sap boils down in an evaporator to become maple syrup. “It takes 40 gallons of sap to make just one gallon of maple syrup,” said environmental educator Megan Hoffman. Admission for Tours: $10/Adults, $7/Children ages 3-11. Members: $7/Adults, $4/Children ages 3-11. For more information, call 534-5506, ext. 204 or visit hhnm.org T. Region: Hudson River Region. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 10:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall.

Ecumenical Lenten Devotional Luncheon

Fundraising Events Message by Rev. Jack Arlotta, St Stephen Parish. Menu: Turkey. $8 per person. First  of a series of five devotional luncheons held Wednesdays during Lent. Theme for 2015 is “The Last Words of Christ”. Noon to 1pm.  Contact wvecumenicalcouncil@gmail.com for more information. Region: Northern Orange. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Warwick United Methodist Church, 135 Forester Avenue.

Wallkill St Patrick's Day Parade

Region: Ulster. Phone: 845-741-2947. Sunday, March 22, 2015, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Hamlet of Wallkill, Wallkill.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Monday, March 23, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Monday, March 23, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Vet 2 Vet Peer Networking meeting

Other Events A program that allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans to discuss challenges such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, addiction, employment and academic challenges. Information about community resources is available. Participation is free and confidential. Light refreshments served. Meets every Mon. 342-2400, ext. 237. kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-342-2400, ext. 237. Email: kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Monday, March 23, 2015, 6:00 PM. Thrall Library, 11-19 Depot St. Middletown, NY.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Registration begins for tax help

Other Events Trained tax volunteers from AARP will assist seniors and other eligible persons with their taxes every Tuesday through April 7. Participants must bring identity documents and social security or Medicare card, last year’s tax return, and any other tax-related documents. Reservation required. For more information, to verify eligibility, or to become a tax volunteer, call 888-687-2277. To reserve, call 211, or call 1-800-899-1479 or 1-914-933-3700 to connect to 211. Registration: Registration required. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Phone: 800-899-1479. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library, eLearning Center, 124 Grand St. Newburgh, NY 12550.

Textile Tuesday

Sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, knitting and crocheting. Bring a favorite project. Sewing machines available. Meets Tues. Phone: 845-895-3707. Email: cthorenz@rcls.org. Region: Ulster. Directions: 7 Bona Ventura Ave. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Wallkill Public Library, 7 Bona Ventura Ave. Wallkill.

Women With Wool

Other Events An informal non-denominational needlework group. Bring your knitting, crocheting or other needlework project. All levels welcome. Meets Tues. Free. For more information, contact Barbara at zuckerbl@gmail.com or 928-6906. Phone: 845-928-6906. Reservations: None needed. Email: zuckerbl@gmail.com. Cost: Free. Region: Southern Orange. Registration: No. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Congregation Eitz Chaim, 1465 Orange Turnpike, Monroe.

Vet 2 Vet Peer Networking meeting

Other Events A program that allows members of the Armed Forces and veterans to discuss challenges such as post-traumatic stress disorder, traumatic brain injury, military sexual trauma, addiction, employment and academic challenges. Information about community resources is available. Participation is free and confidential. Light refreshments served. Meets every Tues. 342-2400, ext. 237. kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-342-2400, ext. 237. Email: kgrundig@mhaorangeny.com. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 2:30 PM. Hudson House, 245 Broadway, Newburgh, NY.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

Tail Waggin' Tutors at the TOWN BRANCH

Kids' Activities Children can drop-in and read-aloud to volunteer licensed therapy dogs. Will also meet March 10, 17, 24, 31. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: FREE. Registration: No Registration. Phone: 845-566-0460. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Town Branch – Newburgh Mall 1401 Route 300, Suite 1090 Newburgh, NY 12550.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Wednesday, March 25, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

St. Peter’s Children’s Thrift Shop

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Recycled and new clothing, tots to teens. Donations appreciated. Open Wed. Call Dottie Bottaro at 292-2852. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. 264 N. Main St. Liberty, NY.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

North Church Kids Club

Kids' Activities Meets every Wed. Free. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-343-6688. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. North Congregational Church, 96 N. Beacon St. Middletown.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Thursday, March 26, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Free Tax Preparation

Other Events Free tax preparation for low- and moderate-income taxpayers with special attention to those age 60 and over. Sponsored by AARP Foundation. Reservation required. To schedule an appointment, call 211. Directions: Exit 126 off route 17 and follow signs to 94N. The Church is on the right and the corner of Main and Maple. Registration: By appointment only; call 211. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: http://www.aarp.org/money/taxes/aarp_taxaide/. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-469-7317. Email: richiehr@msn.com. Thursday, March 26, 2015, 9:00 AM. St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 101 Main St. Chester, NY 10918.

Preschool storytime and crafts

Kids' Activities Preschool storytime with crafts held every Wed.-Thurs. All preschoolers ages 2 and up are welcome. For more information and to register, call 883-7286. Region: Ulster. Thursday, March 26, 2015, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Plattekill Public Library, 2047 Route 32, Modena.

Indoor walk

6 p.m. Tues. Thurs. through March 26. Hosted by the Town of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department. $20, Liberty residents $10. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, March 26, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Liberty High School, 125 Buckley St. Liberty.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Friday, March 27, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Registration deadline for Second Night Seder

Religious An interesting and informative Seder, with delicious home-made (Kosher) food. Event date is 6:30-9 p.m. April 4. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Adults $36, children 13 and under $18. Reservations: To reserve, call 783-9830 by March 27. Phone: 845-783-9830. Email: birnberg@optonline.net. Directions: Take Lakes Road in Monroe to 14 Lakes Road, Greenwood Lake, NY. Friday, March 27, 2015. Congregation B'nai Torah 14 Lakes Road Greenwood Lake, NY 10925.

Lenten Fish Fry

Fundraising Events $13 for adult's $12 for seniors. Region: Ulster. Friday, March 27, 2015, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM. New Paltz Elks, 290 Rt 32S, New Paltz.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Saturday, March 28, 2015. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Indoor yard sale

Fundraising Events 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 28. Collectibles, pottery, cookie jars, jewelry, toys, books, more. Donations of new and gently used items needed. Benefits Will Spay Pets, Inc. 764-0467. Region: Northern Orange. Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Montgomery Firehouse, 136 Ward St. Route 17K, Montgomery, NY.

Family Solutions

Other Events 9 a.m.-6 p.m. A supervised visitation service, providing a supportive, safe and nurturing environment to encourage strengthening parent-child bonds. $60 for one hour; $100 for two hours. Saturdays only. Registration required. To reserve a slot, call 845-294-8082, ext. 24. Region: Southern Orange. Saturday, March 28, 2015, 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Dispute Resolution Center, 3136 Route 207, Campbell Hall.

Rondout National Historic District Walking Tour

Guided tour of Kingston’s historic waterfront area that mushroomed as a prosperous maritime village in the 19th century. Some uphill walking involved. Adult $5; child under 16, $2. Offered by Friends of Historic Kingston. Call 339-0720; www.fohk.org. Region: Ulster. Saturday, March 28, 2015, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Departs 1 pm from outside the City of Kingston Visitors Center, 20 Broadway, Kingston.