April 1, 2009 RSS feed / Briefly Noted

Constitution Marsh Staff Creates Bird Habitats in Unlikely Places

With the spring bird migration just beginning, the staff at Constitution Marsh Audubon Center and Sanctuary, in partnership with New York City Audubon and the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation, have built chimney More...

Religious Services

ST. MARY'S EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE HIGHLANDS 1 Chestnut Street, Cold Spring Fr. Shane Scott-Hamblen, Rector, 265-2539 Mr. Ron Greene, Senior Warden, 265-3624 www.stmaryscoldspring. dioceseny.org Sun. Apr. More...

K of C Easter Egg Hunt

The Knights of Columbus, Loretto Council, will be holding an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 4 (rain date April 11), at McConville Park, Cold Spring, at 11am. Boys and girls ages 8 and under are eligible to participate. More...

Energy Costs andWorld Economy Discussed at DFL

The Desmond-Fish Library will host the third meeting in the Foreign Policy Association's 2009 Great Decisions discussion series. Session three will focus on energy and the global economy. More...

Historical Society Holds Annual Meeting

The Putnam County Historical Society (PCHS) will hold its annual meeting of members at the Foundry School Museum on Saturday, April 4, at 4pm. The principal business is the presentation of trustees and officers for the coming year. More...

Haldane's "Immersion" a Great Success

This past Friday, students studying Spanish or French at Haldane High School took an overnight field trip to the Taconic Outdoor Education Center. This annual event, called "Immersion," brings students together to experience different cultures. More...

Memory Loss is Focus of Alzheimer's Caregivers Program

The Alzheimer's Association, Putnam Hospital Center and the Putnam County Office for the Aging Caregivers Task Force have joined together to offer a free program on Alzheimer's disease and memory loss for caregivers, friends and family of people wi More...

Laws of Motion Tested at PVES Engineers Week

Third and fourth graders at Putnam Valley Elementary School learned about the world of engineering on March 19 when IBM volunteers visited the school and engaged the students in hands-on science and engineering activities. More...

Coming Events

This Week: Fri/Sat Apr. 3/4 - Glynwood Beekeeping workshop with Rodney Dow: building hives and frames. Fri: 7-9:30pm, Sat, 9-4pm, $35, reg. req'd. Partic must bring own tools & materials & speak w/ instructor before reg. is complete. More...

FEMA Funds Available in Putnam

Putnam County has been awarded $16,685 in federal funds under FEMA's Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program for calendar year 2009. More...

Garrison Art Center Opens High School Exhibitions

Garrison Art Center is pleased to announce the opening of two must see exhibitions, The School Invitational Theme Exhibition, SITE, and the Mentor Program Exhibition. More...

Paschal Triduum at Our Lady of Loretto

The Pashcal Triduum (Holy Thursday, Good Friday, and Holy Saturday) is the holiest time of year for Christians. More...

Lenten Labyrinth Walk

The community is invited to attend a Labyrinth Walk this Sunday, April 5, from 5- 7pm at the First Presbyterian Church of Philipstown in Cold Spring. More...

Cold Spring Sculptor' s Work Showcased

Alex Uribe, a Cold Spring artist, was invited by the American Museum of Natural Hi s tory to exhibi t hi s corrugated cardboard sculptures in the Planetarium for their annual museum dance, a fundraiser that attracts some of New York's young philant More...

Cold Spring Den 2 Cub Scouts Earn Bear Badge

Congratulations to the Den 2 Cub Scouts who earned their Bear Badge at the Blue & Gold Dinner, March 22. More...

PVBOE Meets

The Putnam Valley Board of Education will conduct a work session meeting on Thursday, April 2, 2009, a business meeting on Thursday, April 16, 2009, and a business meeting on Tuesday, April 28, 2009. More...

New Indentification Needed to Cross U.S. Border

Summer is right around the corner and before we know it, it will be here. Many New Yorkers have already begun making their summer plans to travel outside the Uni ted States . More...

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