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Out Lexington Way: Lots of events coming up

July 17, 2019 11:37 am Updated: July 17, 2019 11:47 am


The West Kill Ladies Aid will hold a bake sale at the Lexington Farmers Market 10 a.m.-noon July 20 under the pavilion at the Lexington Municipal Building.

And while you are at the Lexington Farmers Market, be sure to take the time to look at the beautiful plants and flowers around the Brick Garden and on the hill by the monument.

Thanks to Devon Russ and Bennett Wine for donating their time and expertise in designing and planting the lovely garden.

After checking out the Farmers Market and Brick Garden, take a short ride to Church Street in Lexington and pay a visit to the Lexington Historical Society’s Historical Building.

The Society is holding an Open House from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on July 20 and again on Aug. 20 and Aug. 24.

July 21 worship service will be held in the Methodist Church, in the hamlet of West Kill at 9 a.m. All are welcome.

Happy birthday to Jay Fink on July 18. On July 19 Ed Haines also celebrates a birthday.

Birthday greetings to Debbie Simmons on July 21. July 21 is Gretchen Milton’s birthday. Linda and Charlie Van Etten celebrate their wedding anniversary on July 21. Happy birthday on July 24 to John Grinnell. Eleane and John Grinnell celebrate their 22nd wedding anniversary on July 24. Best wishes to everyone.

Lenore Bush and daughter Debra will be at the Lexington/West Kill UMC in Lexington at 7 p.m. July 24 to speak on all the wonderful work they are doing at Hope House Orphanage in Thailand.

Greene County Senior Nutrition Program menu for the week of July 22 through July 26 is as follows: Monday—Broccoli/cheddar quiche, hash brown potato, California mixed vegetables, peaches; Tuesday—National Hot Dog Day—Hot dog, pasta salad, sauerkraut, baked beans, mandarin oranges; Wednesday—Birthday celebrations—Chicken salad on lettuce, beet and onion salad, potato salad, Pudding Poke Cake; Thursday—Farm to Table—Beef pot roast with gravy, coleslaw, mashed potatoes, glazed carrots, fresh local fruit; Friday—Stuffed shells, fresh salad, spinach, fresh fruit. All persons 60 and older and their spouses are invited to attend. Meals served at noon for a suggested donation of $4 per meal. Please call at least a day in advance to reserve your meal. Mountain Top Senior Service Center is located in the Jewett Municipal Building, Route 23C, 518-263-4392.

The Greene County Youth Fair will be held July 25 through July 28 at the Angelo Canna Town Park, Mountain Avenue, Cairo.

The much anticipated 18th annual “Thunder in the Mountains Car Show” sponsored by the West Kill/Lexington Community Improvement Association, will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. July 27, rain or shine on the grounds of the Lexington Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42, Lexington.

Trophies will be awarded. Vehicles 1995 or newer will have their own class. There will be a 50/50 raffle, Chinese Auction, food and beverages. If you need more information, contact Mary at 518-989-6813. Proceeds benefit the WKLCIA.

The Mountain Top Community Resource Day, sponsored by Greene County Department for Human Services, will be held 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 22 in the Mountain Top Library, 6093 Main Street, Tannersville. Admission is free.

Learn how area vendors can assist you. Lots of great information and give-away items. For more information, contact Ruth Jones Pforte at 518-719-3555.

Continued prayers for Ruth Blumenthal, Pastor Bob and Kate Barnum, Ellouise Cole, George Dart, Marilyn and Nancy Dippold, Donald Falke, Donna Falke, John Grinnell, Martha Hartman, Dale Klein, Barbara and Bill Mead, Jannel Mellott, Ellis and Betty Potter, Stephanie Pushman, Joan Rappleyea, Ann Robinson, Art and Joyce Rood, Anna Simpfenderfer, Clarence and Jeanne Soule, Tom Soule, Don and Diane Strausser, Dr. Dan Sullivan, Gladys Van Valkenburgh, Annette Waller, Mary and Ron Westman, Mickie Winters, our country, our leaders, our military and their families and all others in need of prayer.

Until next week take care, be thankful and please be kind.