Members of the Town of Forestburgh Planning Board on July 29 questioned executives of Advanced Skills Training Institute (ASTI), who are seeking a special-use permit to open what they call a recreational facility on a 300-acre parcel currently owned by developer Shalom Lamm. James Sherman, CEO and founder of ASTI, said a closing on the property is scheduled for the end of August. Read more
The New Kings, rock and roll dance music, presented by Forestburgh Playhouse at the Tavern, 39 Forestburgh Road, 8pm. No cover. Reservations: 845/794-2005.
Cabaret featuring songs from the silver screen, presented by Forestburgh Playhouse at the Tavern, 39 Forestburgh Rd., 8:30pm. Admission $20 ($15 advance). 845/794-2005.
Concert by Sloan Wainwright, singing a blend of folk, jazz, blues, presented by Forestburgh Playhouse at the Tavern, 39 Forestburgh Rd., 8pm. Admission $25 ($20 advance). Reservations: 845/794-2005.
Join WJFF for a concert featuring contemporary folk legends Karen Savoca with Pete Heitzman and Garnet Rogers at the Forestburgh Tavern. Doors open at 6:30pm and the show begins at 7:30pm. Advance tickets are $20, tickets at the door are $25. Reservations: 845/482-4141.
The Wigsticks Drag Troupe will perform a bawdy, scandalous evening of song, dance and fashion for the benefit of WJFF at the Forestburgh Tavern. Doors open at 6:30pm and the show begins at 8pm, featuring musical numbers and a fashion auction, modeled by WJFF volunteers. Food and drink will be available. 845/482-4141.
The Forestburgh Fire Company will hold a corned beef dinner at the firehouse, 5-7pm. The cost is $12 for adults and $6 for children under 12. There will be no charge for children under six. Take-outs will be available.
English Tea Master Elizabeth Knight will share her expertise during a tea tasting program at 7pm at the Inn at Lake Joseph. Come learn about brewing and serving different types of tea. This program is sponsored by the Friends of the E.B. Crawford Public Library. Tickets: $15. 845/794-4660 x. 303.
The 2013 Forestburgh 5K Run/Walk race will take place in the Lake Joseph area, 8:30am. Applications containing the race particulars and directions can be downloaded at www.forestburgh.net.
"The Odd Couple" opens at the Forestburgh Playhouse, 8pm. Ticket prices range from $35 to $42. 845/794-1194.