Congratulations to Clarence Soule for being honored for his 60 years of service with the Jewett Fire Department! Thank you for your service.

Happy birthday to Dan Davern on May 22. Janet Nicholls has her birthday on May 22. May 23 is Marilyn Soule’s birthday. Happy birthday to Sarah Jordan on May 23. May 26 is William Trach’s birthday. Happy 42nd wedding anniversary on May 26 to Pastor Bob and Diane Nash. Best wishes to all.

On Memorial Day, May 31, the Lexington Fire/Rescue Company will assemble at the Community Hall in West Kill with a service held at 9 a.m. Following the service, the Fire Company will march to the cemetery in the hamlet between the Baptist and Methodist churches and end at the Memorial Monument/flagpole by Route 42 and Spruceton Road. Return to the West Kill Fire Station and enjoy some ice cream that will be provided by the Lexington Fire Co.

First Lexington Farmers’ Market of the 2021 season will be 10 a.m.-1 p.m. May 29 under the pavilion at the Lexington Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42.

Hunter-Tannersville Middle/High School Theater Department presents “Adventures of the Fearsome Pirate Frank.” Book and lyrics by Pat Lydersen and music by Wendy Woolf. The show is coming to you. Digital download is $5, DVD is $10. To purchase, contact or call 518-589-5880 ext. 6206.

There will be a chicken barbecue at the West Kill/Lexington Community Hall, 141 Spruceton Road, West Kill 5-7 p.m. June 5. Take Out Only. Chicken dinners are $13 and include half a chicken, potato salad, coleslaw and dessert. Chicken halves (no sides) are $8. You can pre-order but that must be received by May 31. Tickets available at the door until we are out of chickens. You can send your check to WKLCIA, POB 113, West Kill, NY 12492 or pay with PayPal from the website All proceeds benefit the West Kill/Lexington Community Improvement Association.

Want to try free on-line classes? Go to New York State Office for the Aging has partnered with the Association on Aging in New York and GetSetUp to provide free virtual classes for older adults taught by peers — ask questions, make friends, learn new things and have fun. Use coupon code: NYSTATE. Most popular classes are: Core Fitness Yoga, Food and Nutrition, Virtual Travel, Restarting Your Career. Take classes from the comfort of your own home via the internet, computer, iPad/Tablet, Smartphone. For help contact GetSetUp at 1-888-559-1614 or email

The Town of Lexington Historical Society will present “Paul Trotta’s Native American Tool Talk” at 3 p.m. June 26 under the pavilion at the Lexington Municipal Building, 3542 Route 42. See and hear about the tools used by New York State Native Americans during the Prehistoric Era. There will be a short meeting before the presentation. Refreshments will follow. Everyone attending will be eligible for the door prize.

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