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ATHENS — The West Athens Fire Station 2, Leeds-Athens Road, Athens, will serve a take out only chicken barbecue 1-5 p.m. Oct. 18 to benefit the West Athens-Lime Street Fire Co. The cost is $12. Advance tickets only from members.
CATSKILL — Friends of St. Patrick’s Catskill Inc. are holding a Drive Thru Frese’s Chicken barbecue 3:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 22 at Dutchman’s Landing in Catskill. Dinners are $13 and include chicken, corn on the cob, cole slaw, potato, roll/butter and a cookie. Advance tickets are required. Tickets can be obtained at Jefferson Café at Dutchman’s Landing or by calling Nick at 518-755-7329 or Deb at 518-943-6990 (leave message if no answer). The proceeds will be used for the last payment to our Italian lawyer in pursuit of reopening our beautiful church.
TANNERSVILLE — Mountain Top Arboretum hosts Story Walk in the Woodland will be held Oct. 24 at the Mountain Top Arboretum, 4 Maude Adams Road, Tannersville. Admission is free. Visit Mountain Top Arboretum for a Story Walk. Journey through the Woodland Walk, enjoy the fall colors and read the pages of “Plop’s Hat” a wonderful book about mushrooms by Patricia Keely Murphy.
Craft supplies for a related craft will be available. This program is part of the Story Time in the Shade series, a collaboration between Mountain Top Arboretum and Mountain Top Library. Enjoy the story walk at your leisure. For information, call 518-589-3903; www.mtarboretum.org.
HUDSON — A Pet Food Drive for the CGHS/SPCA Food Bank will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 24 at ShopRite in Hudson.
The CGHS/SPCA Food Bank is available to any residents of Columbia and Greene Counties who are having trouble feeding their pets because of financial hardship.
The food bank is a free service, and is open 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. every day. Consider supporting the food bank with dry or canned dog and cat food.
CATSKILL — Catskill Elks Lodge, 45 North Jefferson Ave., Catskill, will host a drive thru/take out only chicken parm dinner beginning at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 30.
The cost is $13 for chicken parm, pasta, salad, bread and dessert. Must pre-order by Oct. 27 by calling 518-894-0271.
GREENVILLE — The Greenville Rotary 6th annual Safe Trunk or Treat will be held 3-5:30 p.m. Oct. 31 in the parking lot of GNH, 11513 Route 32, Greenville. All adults and children 2 and older will be required to wear face masks. All foot traffic will be one way and directed by Rotary volunteers.
All vehicles will be socially-distanced and volunteers will be wearing masks and gloves, have hand sanitizer available and will distributed candy to each child individually.
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