Dispute Resolution Center holds Basic Mediation Training from April 25-29. For community-minded individuals who will be placed on the Volunteer Mediator panel. Volunteer commitment required. Tuition $125. Register by April 18. In Orange County 845/343-8082; Putnam 845/225-9555; Sullivan 845/794-3377; Ulster 845/331-6136.
The Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center will hold an Opioid Symposium at 147 Lake St., 8:30am–12:30pm, to discuss the assessment and treatment of opioid addition. Intended for font line staff who work with individuals and families impacted by substance abuse.
The Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center holds Family Movie Night on the lawn, 147 Lake St. Watch the movie “Patch Adams” (rated PG-13). Free refreshments. Bring blankets and chairs. 845/220-3167.
The Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center sixth annual Health Screening Day at The Kaplan Family Pavilion, 147 Lake St., 9am–12noon. Families will have an opportunity to receive free screenings and participate in fun family activities. 845/563-8000.
NYSConnections.com and 3B Events present Spring and Summer Runways and Rhythm, a night of music and fashion at the Hudson Valley Hotel and Conference Center, 8pm.
The Hudson Valley Regional Council (HVRC) recently honored A. Alan Seidman on the occasion of his retirement, after 11 years as chairman and 18 years as a member. The ceremony, held at Washington’s Headquarters in Newburgh, recognized Seidman, the former chairman of the Orange County Legislature, for his extensive work for the HVRC.
“It was so appropriate to honor him at Washington’s Headquarters,” said the council’s executive director, Patricia Pomeroy. Read more