A three-part educational series to be held from 10-11:30am on February 5, 12 and 19 at Action Toward Independence, 309 E. Broadway. Caregivers of middle-stage Alzheimer's patients can get helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care. Contact the Alzheimer's Association for details. 800/272-3900.
Program to be held from 11am to 12 noon at Action Toward Independence, 309 E. Broadway. An interactive workshop to learn about 10 signs of Alzheimer's disease. For more information or to register, call 1-800-272-3900. www.alz.org/hudsonvalley.
Carol Rocklin will read Reza Aslan’s "Bless This Mess," a Christmas tale that could be set at the table of a Unitarian Universalist family. Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at the Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am.
Diane Galusha, author of "Liquid Assets: A History of New York City’s Water System" will give an illustrated talk on her newly-updated book at the Time and the Valleys Museum, 2pm.
Second fall meeting in Room B113 at the Sullivan County Community College, 6pm. Pizza, salad and drinks provided. Make plans for the Christmas Count and elect officers and directors for next year. Program will be “Buddies for Bats,” a report by Truth Muller of his research on bats.
Karen Morris, a psychoanalyst, poet and award-winning writer, will deliver the talk "Running into a Burning House" at the Upper Delaware Unitarian Universalist Fellowship at the Berlin Township Community Center, 10:15am. Talk will be followed by discussion, refreshments and a social time. For directions, see www.uduuf.org/directions.
Free workshop at Catskill Center, 5-6pm. Save $700 or More Each Year on Energy Bills! Learn How, Plus: Low Cost Do It Yourself Energy Saving Tips, NYSERDA Discounts and Incentives for Installing Energy Efficiency Measures, Free Weatherization and EmPower NY Programs based on income qualification.
Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy from 9am-1pm in Lackawaxen, PA and learn to become an Eagle Watch volunteer. You will learn about the volunteer eagle monitoring program, how to interact with the eagle watching public, and join field visits to actual monitoring sites. 845/583-1010.
The Sullivan County Human Rights Commission will host a Tenant's Rights Forum at the Ted Stroebel Center, 6-8pm. Senior Staff Attorney Jaime Samarel and Monticello Housing Authority Coordinator Judy Kehrley will explain your rights and responsibilities as a tenant, and the process for Section 8 Housing. All are welcome. 845/807-0189.
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit 1266 presents The Funeral Consumers Alliance Of The Hudson Valley takes a practical look at an uncomfortable subject and explains how to plan funerals with simplicity, dignity, and economy. Advance planning can spare survivors the pressure of making difficult decisions at a time of sorrow and emotional stress.