May 28, 2008 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Summertime Grandparenting Time at Reed Memorial Library

Grandparents - enjoy seeing your grandchild grow and have fun this summer on Mondays at 10:30am beginning on June 9 at Carmel's Reed Memorial Library. Use this time to connect and strengthen your relationships. More...

Putnam Hospital Center to Offer Early Pregnancy Class

The Birthing Center at Putnam Hospital Center is now offering free early pregnancy classes, designed to help mothers to-be to get off to a good start in the early months of their pregnancy. More...

35th Annual RSVP Recognition Day Hosted by the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Putnam

The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program of Putnam County held their 35th Annual Recognition Day Luncheon on Friday, May 16, 2008 at Sciortino's Restaurant in Brewster. More...

All Sport in Fishkill offers Zumba for a Cure

A special class to benefit the American Cancer Society

All Sport in Fishkill is offering Zumba for a Cure, an exciting Latin based fitness and dance class as a fundraiser to benefit the American Cancer Society. More...

Notes from the West Point Foundry Preserve

I am pleased and excited to be back in Cold Spring, doing archaeological research at Scenic Hudson's West Point Foundry Preserve. More...

14th Annual Turtle Walk & Summer Yoga on the Lawn at Boscobel

Did you know the Hudson River Valley is among the top five of river drainages in the world for turtle diversity? More...

Tag Sale at St. Andrews Episcopal Church in Brewster

St. Andrew's Episcopal Church will hold a Tag Sale from 9am to 3pm on Saturday, June 21. In addition to the many fine items offered for sale to benefit the church, the public is invited to rent space or tables to sell their own goods. More...

DEC Offers Tips to Help Prevent Conflicts With Coyotes

People are more likely to see coyotes in the Spring

As coyotes begin raising their pups, the animals are seen more frequently this time of year and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today reminded New Yorkers that there are ways they can help prevent conflicts with co More...

Red Cross and United Animal Nations Collaborate to Care for Animals During Disasters

Family pets will receive proper shelter, care during emergencies

The American Red Cross in Greater New York (ARC/ GNY), the largest Red Cross chapter in the U.S., and United Animal Nations (UAN), a national animal protection organization, have initiated a memorandum of understanding that will provide pet owners More...

Support Connect Announces June Cancer Support Group Schedule

Support Connection, Inc., a not-for profit organization that provides free, confidential support services for people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, offers a wide range of support groups women with breast and ovarian cancer. More...

SS Columbia Turns 106, Prepares for Odyssey From Detroit to Hudson River

Planning is underway to transport The SS Columbia, the oldest surviving excursion steamer in the United States, from Detroit, Michigan, to New York Harbor. More...

Department of Health Urges New Yorkers to Get Immunized and Tested During Hepatitis Awareness Month in May

Did you know that 500 million worldwide - one in 12 - are infected with Hepatitis B or C? The New York State Department of Health encourages New Yorkers to ask themselves this question during Hepatitis Awareness Month in May. More...

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