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Out Lexington Way: Mountain Top residents enjoy the fall foliage

October 9, 2019 11:44 am Updated: October 9, 2019 11:52 am


Our deepest and heartfelt sympathy to the family and friends on the passing of Donald Falke.

Thelma Nelson, daughter Katherine, Thelma’s sister and brother-in-law went to the Sight and Sound Theater in Lancaster, Penn. recently. Thelma said it was wonderful. The performance was absolutely beautiful and moving. Thelma’s husband Maurice Nelson and daughters Cindy and Nancy had gone to the same theater performance about a week prior and had the same reaction — a fantastic experience.

Louie and Nancy Kizyma, Charlotte Jaeger and daughters Kim and Kaitlin went on the Masonic Lodge sponsored bus trip to Boston last week. They had such a good time visiting the beautiful and historic city.

JoEllen Schermerhorn and George Slauson enjoyed a lovely ride through Richmondville last week. JoEllen said the fall foliage was beautiful. She and George enjoyed a meal at the Breakfast Club in Jefferson.

The Greene Room Players Songbirds, directed by Linda Nicholls, will perform “Doin’ Doo Wop” at 7 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Windham Civic Center, Main Street, to kick off the Autumn Affair weekend in Windham. Free-will donation.

Happy anniversary to Katelyn and Matthew Dwon on Oct. 11. Oct. 11 is Bill Decker’s birthday. Dale Schwarzenegger celebrates her birthday on Oct. 12. Oct. 13 is Steve Palazzolo’s birthday. Best wishes to all.

The last Lexington Farmers Market of the season will be held 10 a.m.-noon Oct. 12 under the pavilion at the Lexington Municipal Building. But mark your calendars for the Holiday Market that will be held Dec. 8 at the Community Hall in West Kill. More details will follow about this special market.

Oct. 12 is a Roast Pork Dinner fundraiser for the 2020 mission trip to Hope House in Thailand at the Jewett Church Hall, Route 17. The menu includes roast pork, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, pickled beets, applesauce, rolls, apple crisp with vanilla ice cream. Adults are $12; children are $8; and under 5 years are free. Takeouts at 4:30 p.m. and seating in the hall at 5 p.m.

After enjoying the delicious roast pork dinner in Jewett, come on over to the Lexington UMC church at 7 p.m. Oct. 12, for a Night of Worship with Jimi Myers — A Walk with God Through Music. This is a free-will offering benefit concert for Hope House in Thailand.

The Kaaterskill UMC is sponsoring a Roast Pork Dinner and Homemade Pies Oct. 15 at the Tannersville Rescue Squad building. Takeouts at 5 p.m. and serving at 5:30 p.m. Free-will offering.

The Lexington Historical Society’s Annual Archival Day will be 1-3:30 p.m. Oct. 19 at the Historical Building, Church Street, Lexington. There will be an autumn bake sale and the annual raffle drawing. Prizes include $100 in cash, a Breakfast Basket, Historical Society photo and the 2020 Historical Society calendar. Calendars are being sold for $15 each or two for $25. By purchasing one of these calendar you not only get to have a fine calendar, but you are helping to support the Historical Society. The guest speaker on Archival Day will be Uldis Roze, porcupine expert.

The last 2019 Greene County Public Health rabies clinic for Greene County dogs, cats and ferrets will be held 6-8 p.m. Oct. 23 at the Hensonville firehouse, 432 Route 296. Donations are highly encouraged. Please bring record of pet’s previous vaccination to receive a three-year certificate. If no record is shown, pet will be given a one-year vaccination. New Baltimore Animal Hospital proves the veterinary service. Call ahead for ferrets. If you have questions, call 518-719-3600.

Greene County Department of Human Services will hold a public hearing to review and comment on its 2020 service plan at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 24 in the Tannersville Firehouse, 21 Park Lane. This meeting is not only of interest to senior citizens and their families, but also to community agencies and policy makers who have interest, questions or concerns about services in support of the elderly.

There will be a “Celebrate Bonnie Day” at the Community Hall in West Kill at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 26 with a luncheon. Steve Blader, daughters and families would like you to come and celebrate this much loved and respected member of our community. In lieu of flowers, gifts in Bonnie’s honor may be made to the West Kill/Lexington Community Improvement Association.

The Halloween Brunch scheduled for Oct. 27 at the Community Hall in West Kill has been canceled.

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