January 25, 2012 RSS feed / Community

What’s New at the Library?  Free Access 

WINTER/EARLY SPRING 2012 PROGRAM SCHEDULE BUTTERFIELD LIBRARY

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Religious Services

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF PHILIPSTOWN Academy & Cherry Streets, Cold Spring 265-3220 Rev. Leslie Mott, Pastor presbychurchcoldspring.org email: 1presbyterian@gmail.com Sunday service, 10:30 am Office Hours: Mon. and Wed. 9-11:30am Tues. More...

Haldane Inducts New Honor Society Members

On Wednesday, January 11, 2012, twenty-seven Haldane High School students were inducted into the National Honor Society. Lou Sassano, National Honor Society Advisor, welcomed all students and families of the New Inductees. More...

The Continental Army’s Black Patriots Honored

NEW WINDSOR CANTONMENT

Several thousand AfricanAmericans served in the Patriot ranks during the American Revolution. Both freemen and slaves fought alongside white soldiers, in integrated regiments, a practice which would not occur again until the Korean War. More...

Author Talks Horticulture and the Hudson River Valley

MOUNT GULIAN

Mount Gulian Historic Site, Fishkill, will host the premiere of a new book by Dr. Myra Young Armstead entitled Freedom’s Gardener: James F. Brown, Horticulture, and the Hudson Valley in Antebellum America, on Saturday, February 4th, at 1 p.m. More...

Bicentennial Gala

Philipstown Highway Superintendent Roger Chirico (L) with David Keith of Carmel, Putnam County’s Assistant Highway Superintendent. More...

Polar Bears at the Fire House

Join nature tour guide Pete Salmansohn for a colorful and exciting presentation, on Sunday, January 29, describing his three consecutive seasons in the “polar bear capital of the world,” Churchill, Manitoba. More...

Check and Mate: Putnam Area Players No Pawns at Tourney

On Monday January 16, St. Joseph’s Mighty Pawns in Kingston hosted the 19th annual MLK Chess tournament. More...

K of C Free Throw Rescheduled  Free Access 

Contest set for Saturday

The K of C Three Throw Championship scheduled for Saturday, January 21 has been rescheduled to Saturday, January 28.  It will be held at the Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries Gym, Route 9D, Garrison. More...

Saying ‘I Glove You’ to Those in Need

CHURCH ON THE HILL

The Church on the Hill is collecting new gloves for their Winter outreach program, “I Glove you!” Pastor Tim Greco says “People of our congregation have been working diligently collecting and distributing gloves to let people know t More...

Think Red: Blood Drive in Garrison

When it comes to donating blood, Philipstown goes all out. In 2011, Philipstown Blood Drives yielded 368 lifesaving units of blood, directly affecting the lives of over 1100 community patients. More...

Happy Birthday, General Washington!

WASHINGTON’S HEADQUARTERS

It’s George Washington’s 280th birthday this year. In honor of the occasion, Washington’s Headquarters in Newburgh will be hosting a three-day celebration on February 18th, 19th and 20th, from noon to 4:30 p.m. More...

Awaken Your Inner Dragon

HOWLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY

The Year of the Dragon is the most prized year in the Chinese lunar calendar. “Dragon” babies are prized for their constellation of brilliant qualities. More...

‘Nice Kitty:’ Bobcat Facts at Nature Museum

Learn about bobcats on Sunday, Jan. 29, at 10 a.m. at the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center, on Muser Drive, across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall. More...

Breakfast Benefits SPCA

The Putnam County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, Inc., is inviting one and all to the Putnam SPCA Pancake Breakfast. The event will be held Sunday, January 29, from 8 to 10 a.m. More...

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