Learn from people who have already gone solar at Homestead School, 428 Hollow Rd., 9-11am. Tour a roof-mounted and a ground-mounted installation. Informational workshop with Sullivan Alliance for Sustainable Development and representatives from solar installation companies. Literature will be available. 845/856-6359.
Boy Scout Troop 102 breakfast buffet and silent auction at Lumberland Senior Center, 7-11am. Includes scrambled eggs,Western omelet, bacon, sausage, home fries, pancakes, juice, coffee, tea & fruit salad. $8 adults, $5 children & senior citizens.
Ukrainian Easter Bazaar, featuring Ukrainian food at Lumberland Town Hall, 1054 Proctor Road, 12noon-6pm. Pierogies, stuffed cabbage, kielbasa, sauerkraut and home baked goods. Easter egg exhibit. Flea market and vendors. Everyone welcome.
The state grant for the visitor center didn’t materialize, but Lumberland isn’t giving up. Read more
Ukrainian Christmas bazaar at Lumberland Town Hall, 12 noon-6pm. Pierogies, stuffed cabbage, kielbasa and sauerkraut, home-baked goodies, Christmas crafts and vendors. 845/856-1650 or 845/856-2546.
Lumberland Senior Citizen bus trip to Atlantic City. 2 days/1 night. Bus departs from Monticello and Port Jervis. Includes 1 night at the Tropicana Casino Hotel, $15 in slot play, food voucher for 1 free breakfast buffet, baggage handling and hotel taxes. Call Gladys at 854/386-8837.
Addressing a complaint almost as old as the county, Lumberland Supervisor Nadia Rajsz said she is looking for public input in proposing upgraded services for what is traditionally referred to as “the western end of the county,” generally that includes the southern and westerly towns bordering the Delaware River. Read more
At its first meeting of the 2013-14 school year on September 12, the Eldred Central School Board of Education thanked the school’s teachers for sacrificing pay raises in the near term for the long-term good of the school and its students. District Superintendent Robert M. Dufour announced that a memorandum of understanding (MOU) outlining the teachers’ salary deferments would serve as an amendment to the teachers’ current contract. Read more
On the anniversary of a tragic event, an appropriate highlight at the September 11 town board meeting in Lumberland was an unusual emergency medical services (EMS) incident report by fire department president and EMS captain Ann Steimle. Read more
The Town of Lumberland Cultural Series presents "A Twist of Classic Music with Sax & Guitar" at the Lumberland Town Hall, 3pm. Featuring Joseph Murphy on saxophone and Matthew Slotkin on guitar. Tickets at the door: adults $10, children $5. Http://townoflumberland.org.