PA casino bus from Mamakating Senior Center, 9am. $35 back for food and play. Benefits Wurtsboro American Legion. 845/888-4958.
On April 8, 2013, The New York State Police at Wurtsboro, NY announce the arrest of Jesus Crespo, age 23, and Samantha Alfieri, age 21, from Port Jervis, NY, for the charges of Attempted Burglary in the third degree, (Felony), and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the fifth degree,(Misdemeanor). Read more
Celebrate spring at the Historic O & W Train Depot & support the veterans of V.F.W. Post #4947 with a Sunday brunch, 8am-1pm. Cost: $8 per person, children 6 yrs & under free. 845/647-8722 or 733-5811.
Valley Brook Inn and Cottages, 201 Kingston Ave (Route 209). Cost: $40. 845/468-0125.
Presented by the American Legion, 92 Pine St., 5-8pm. Cost: $14. Call to reserve. 845/888-4958.
Sponsored by the Ladies Order Ancient Hibernians, Divison Six, at St. Joseph's Church Hall, 1-6pm. Food and music featuring Piper & Morris, The Michael Sullivan Band, The Men in the Group and more. Admission: $15 adults, children 7-12 yrs. 1/2 price, under 6yrs free. 845/794-2288.
The Wurtsboro Board of Trade family fun day with an ice-carving contest, a chili cook-off, art show and more, 11am-4pm. www.wurtsboro.org.
Join the Delaware Highlands Conservancy for a snowshoe hike at the Bashakill Wildlife Management Area from 10am-12pm, with a wine tasting following the hike. Free, registration required. 570/226-3164, 845/583-1010, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.delawarehighlands.org.
Join birder extraordinaire John Haas at Haven Road, just off Route 209 south of Wurtsboro, 8:30am. You will see an array of migrating waterfowl and learn to differentiate between the many species who stop here on their way north. Boots may help when walking the Birch Trail (can be wet this time of year) from South Road boat launch. Call John to register and/or check outing’s status at 845/888-0240. Sponsored by the Basha Kill Area Association, www.thebashakill.org.
Take Your Valentine Cross Country Skiing with Mike Medley, 10am. Flat terrain on D&H Canal towpath, great for beginners and intermediates. Beautiful Basha Kill vistas. Dress in layers; bring water. Excursion lasts at least 3 hours. Weather permitting. Haven Road, just off Route 209 south of Wurtsboro. Call Mike for registration, directions or check snow conditions at 845/754-0743. Sponsored by the Basha Kill Area Association, www.thebashakill.org.