Kites Will Fly Over Washington’s Headquarters
Swooping, swaying, gliding, curving, curling colorful kites will be soaring over Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, in Newburgh, on Saturday, September 22rd, 2 to 4 PM, during our annual “Kites Over the Hudson,” a Hudson River Valley Ramble event.
FREE kites will be given to the first 150 children ages 15 and under courtesy of the Friends of the State Historic Sites of the Hudson Highlands. Refreshments will also be provided.
Take a guided tour of the historic Washington’s Headquarters and explore the Museum’s exhibits. Admission is free for that one day, compliments of Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation. Hours are 11 AM until 5 PM. Contact 845-562-1195 for further details.
Newburgh – Historic Talk, “The Ides of War” George Washington at Newburgh
Talk By Stephen Howard Browne at the Newburgh Brewery about the coup that threatened the fledgling nation. 88 Colden Street, Newburgh
The Blooming Grove/Washingtonville Chamber of Commerce 5K Color Run 10 AM
The Blooming Grove / Washingtonville Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the second community wide 5K Color Run to be held in Washingtonville on Saturday, September 29th, 2018 at 10:00am, an untimed 5K run for all ages and fitness abilities.
Along the route, participants pass through vibrant color zones, making it a “colorful experience.”
Additionally, each pre-registered participant is provided with a single powder color packet that will be thrown in the air at the final color celebration at the finish line. Participants that register by Friday, September 14thwill receive a t-shirt, race bib, and individual color packet.
Healthy Orange Farmers Market is open every Tuesday, from 10am – 2pm, through October 23 (weather dependent). The market is located in the green lot next to the DMV Building on Broadway in Newburgh (next to 130 Broadway). On Tuesday, September 25, Senior Coupons are scheduled to be distributed to eligible seniors, from 10am until supplies run out (or noon). Please call 360-6691 for information.
The ARC of Orange County Community Activities Calendar for October 2018.
*Creative Art Program 9/26/18 (first class) RSVP by 9/21/18
*Dinner and Irving’s Legend 10/12/18 RSVP by 10/1
*Dinner and Irving’s Legend 10/12/18
* The Great Jack O’ Lantern Blaze 10/18/18
*Halloween Party 10/26/18
October 6, 7, 8
Sugar Loaf Fall Festival – Arts, Crafts, Live Music, Beer Garden – 10 AM – 5 PM
Newburgh – The annual America Needs Fatima Rosary Rally will be held in front of Sacred Heart Church on Saturday, October 13, 2018. The Rally is sponsored by the Catholic War Veterans Post #386. It will start promptly at 12:00 noon in keeping with the national time set forth by America Needs Fatima. In the event of inclement we will use the interior of the church. Please bring your Rosaries and a chair if you need to sit.
November 2, 2018
Orange County Art Awards – 5:30 PM at the Motorcyclepedia Museum, Newburgh NY
This year’s Art Awards is going down in history as the Orange County Arts Council presents an evening dedicated to honoring professionals in the arts who have made significant contributions to the cultural life of our County and beyond. The evening includes a red carpet reception with music, hors d’oeuvres, dinner, beer and wine, performance by acrobatic extraordinaire, live auction and the awards ceremony.