Covering Carl Hentschel’s 100th birthday celebration five years ago was a special treat for this reporter, but seeing Hentschel still going strong at the age of 105 was truly icing on the cake.
A crowd of family, friends, veterans and dignitaries turned out at the Lumberland Senior Center in Glen Spey on August 15 to celebrate with Hentschel. Awards and recognitions were presented by various officials, including Town of Lumberland supervisor Nadia Rajsz and Town of Highland supervisor Andrew Boyar. Read more
Hosted by Pond Eddy United Methodist Church at Lumberland town hall, 4-7pm, adults $10, ages 3-10 $5. Take-out avail. 845/856-6004.
Internationally acclaimed pianist performs at Lumberland town hall, 3pm, adults $10, child $5. 845/856-6372.
Bus leaves Lumberland Senior Center, 10:30am, $30 incl. $25 free slot play & $10 food coupon. Arrives back 6:30pm. 845/856-1464.
Lumberland Town Hall, 4-7pm, adults $10, ages 3-10 $5. Take-out avail. Benefits Pond Eddy United Methodist Church. 845/856-6004.
Fire dept., 4-7pm, adults $10, under age 10 $5, take-out avail. Tickets from any LFD fireman, Bisland Insurance or 845/856-6180.
Locating the final resting place of a loved one in the Town of Lumberland soon will be easier with the release of the town’s new cemetery brochure. The eight-page, full-color publication is the result of a 20-year labor of love, which town historian Frank Schwarz proposed and brought to fruition with the assistance of designer Christine Smetaniuk and proofreader Sophia Martynec. Read more
Vendors, kids' activities, music, entertainment, food & tours at Kadampa Meditation Center, 11am-4pm, free admission. kadampanewyork.org or 845-856-9000.
Lumberland Senior Center (indoor & outdoor pavilion), 9am-4pm, free parking & admission. Vendors wanted: 845/856-7989. Sponsored by Lumberland Seniors.
Lumberland town hall, 8am-noon, adults $7, age 12 & under $3. Sponsored by Lumberland Democrats.