On the last Friday and Saturday of every month, there is a Book Sale 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Hunter Public Library, Main Street, Hunter. Fill a paper bag with books for $5.

The last outdoor Lexington Farmers Market under the pavilion at the Lexington Municipal Building will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 30.

The Town of Lexington Historical Society will not be holding their annual Archival Program this month because of a COVID regulations and a mold issue at the Historical Building on Church Street. But they will be holding the annual raffle and the drawing will be held at the Lexington Farmers Market under the pavilion on Oct. 30. Tickets will be available for purchase at the market for $1 each or 6 for $5. First prize is an “Emergency Basket”; second prize is $100; third prize — Elaine Warfield’s Catskill Mountain Photo Booklet and fourth prize is a framed floral photo.

Come in your costume at 1 p.m. Oct. 30 to the Hunter Public Library, Main Street, Hunter for a free Halloween Movie Matinee for children. Movie will be “Spookley, the Square Pumpkin” rated G. Get a goodie bag of Halloween treats too.

The Halloween Spooktacular, Main Street, Village of Tannersville will be held 5-7 p.m. Oct. 31 featuring Hunter-Tannersville Central School S.P.T.O. Trick or Trunk safe trick or treating through the village. Visit the Haunted Firehouse, if you dare. If you have questions or want to register your trunk, please email spto@htcschoools.org.

Happy 8th birthday to Nora Elisabeth Carr on Nov. 1.

Lexington/West Kill Administrative Council will meet at 10 a.m. Nov. 1 in the Lexington Church hall.

Election Day Nov. 2 come over to the Lexington/West Kill UM Church Hall, 54 County Route 13A, Lexington for a delicious Turkey Dinner, take out only. Take outs start at 1 p.m. through 6:30 p.m. The menu includes roast turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, pumpkin and apple pies. All this for a free-will offering.

On Nov. 2, Election Day, there will be a Homemade Soup and Bake Sale to benefit the Ashland Community Church, from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. or till sold out at the Ashland Municipal Building, 12094 State Route 23, Ashland. Choice of soup for $4, spinach or minestrone, chicken noodle, taco or potato. Call Pat Ferris at 518-734-3942 if you have questions.

Greene County Department of Human Services Senior Nutrition Program menu for the week of Nov. 1 – Nov. 5 is as follows: Monday—Pork chop with gravy, applesauce, sweet potato, corn, Lima beans and carrot medley, mandarin oranges; Tuesday—Election Day—Main office and all senior nutrition sites closed; Wednesday—Chicken Parmesan, whole wheat penne, spinach, Italian mixed vegetables, Tiramisu; Thursday—Meatloaf with gravy, mashed potatoes, green beans, fresh fruit; Friday—Vegetable lasagna, garden salad, Italian vegetables, fresh fruit. The menu will be the meal that is delivered to all Greene County homebound meal clients. All persons over the age of 60 can receive a meal. Suggested donation for each meal is $4. Meals served at noon. Those wishing to receive a meal are required to call the respective location at least a day in advance: Jewett Municipal Building, Route 23C, Jewett, 263-4392; Acra Community Center, Old Route 23B, Cairo, 622-9898; Rivertown Senior Center, 39 Second Street, Athens, 945-2700. If you wish to pick up a lunch at the Robert Antonelli Senior Center in Catskill, please call, at least a day in advance, the Rivertown Senior Center to reserve.

The 22nd Annual Free Thanksgiving Dinner sponsored by the Hope Restoration Church, 117 Route 296, Windham, will be held 4:30-7 p.m. Nov. 5. Due to COVID restrictions, this will be drive through take out only.

Daylight Saving Time ends Nov. 7 so turn your clocks back Saturday night.

Ladies Auxiliary of the Town of Lexington Fire Company will meet at 7 p.m. Nov. 9 in the Firemen’s Room.

The second Tuesday of each month, you are invited to a Coffee Klatch at the Hunter Public Library from 10 a.m.-noon.

Mark your calendars for an indoor Holiday Market to benefit the Town of Lexington Farmers Market 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 13 in the West Kill/Lexington Community Hall, 141 Spruceton Road, West Kill. Customers will be required to wear masks inside the hall.

Don’t forget there is a Little Free Library located next to the Lexington Post Office. Books are available for all ages so please take advantage of the free library.

Have a safe and fun Halloween.

Prayers for all the healthcare providers, law enforcement, firefighters, essential workers our military, their families and so many more.

Until next week take care, be thankful, please be nice to one another, courteous, respectful, compassionate and kind. Your act of kindness may change someone’s life.

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