FASNY’s “Yo Ho Ho! It’s The Penny the Pirate Show”

The FASNY Museum of Firefighting presents a special, free, virtual show: “Yo Ho Ho! It’s The Penny the Pirate Show”. Where did all of Pirate Penny’s magical treasure chests come from, and what is in all these amazing treasure chests that Pirate Penny will open? Tune in to find out. Next, go on a virtual treasure hunt in the Museum with Penny the Pirate and her friend, Molly the Pirate Dog (AKA Molly the Museum Dog.) Will they find the treasure…or at least a dog treat? Finally, Penny the Pirate will read a pirate story with Molly. Stay tuned to the end of the program to find out how you can have some super pirate crafts sent to your home for more pirate fun! Batten down the hatches and prepare for a pirate adventure your child will not soon forget!

This free program can be accessed on the day of the event by going to the Museum’s YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/…/UCIYfUFARZGz6KUx1SN1LX8w/videos

 

DATE/TIMESaturday, April 24, 2021 / 11am

COST: Free

LOCATION: The Museum’s YouTube channel

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Live Music w/ Francis and Friends Outside at Random Harvest, Apr 25

Random Harvest invites everyone to enjoy a picnic on the lawn and celebrate the first concert of the season with Francis and Friends. Frances and Friends play traditional and bluegrass music and it’s always a lovely family scene.
Please be mindful of social distancing

DATE/TIME: Sunday, April 25, 2021 /  12pm – 4pm

ADMISSION: Free
Tips for the band are appreciated

LOCATION: Random Harvest Market, Cafe, and Community Space
1785 State Route 23
Craryville, NY 12521

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Home Range Winery 2021 Opening Weekend

Home Range Winery in Canaan is celebrating their season opening this weekend with music, food and wine! The weekend starts on Thursday April 22. Tunes by @toddmcleod1962 on Friday & Saturday. Tasty treats by @chillingrillincheez Friday through Sunday!

Established in 2016, Home Range is a young Farm Winery, featuring American hybrid varietals as well as homegrown raspberry, blueberry and blackberry wines.

DATE/TIME: Doors open April 22nd for the summer
Hours will remain Thursday thru Sunday 3 – 7pm

LOCATION: Home Range Winery
146 Flints Crossing Road
Canaan, NY 12029

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COVID-19 Update from Columbia County Health Department

Following is the latest update from the Columbia County Department of Health.

We are deeply saddened to report the death of two Columbia County residents.

For comparison, here is last week’s update:


For more info, visit columbiacountynyhealth.com

 

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Spark of Hudson Presents Virtual Panel: Around The Table – a Discussion on Food and Accessibility, Apr 22

The Spark of Hudson is pleased to present a virtual panel on Thursday, April 22nd at 6pm (Earth Day) around food insecurity, access and mutual aid featuring regionally based food experts. This program is presented as part of The Spark of Hudson’s programming that aims to tackle conversations around the climate crisis

Around The Table is a comprehensive panel addressing addressing concerns over food insecurity and access featuring Sky High Farm, Hudson Community Free Fridge, City of Hudson Youth Center, Columbia County Sanctuary Movement, Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture and La Morada Mutual Aid Kitchen amongst others to be presented on Earth day, Thursday, April 22 at 6pm by The Spark of Hudson via YouTube livestream. (link below)

Around The Table – A discussion on Food and Access will be moderated by Alexina Carther of NYC Food Policy, this panel discussion will bring together farmers, producers, policy advocates, chefs, food based nonprofits and mutual aid workers to discuss how we can build more resilient supply chains to feed the food insecure in the town of Hudson, New York. Around The Table, aims to provoke discussion and ideas with a tangible application, to quickly mobilise food producers and the Hudson community to get fresh food to the food insecure. To foster connections between changemakers and advocates in Hudson, NY, with those already working in this space to build a collaborative network of support.

PANEL PARTICIPANTS

Alexina Cather- NYC Food Policy, Moderator
Ora Wise – Sky High Farm
Nick Zachos – Director at City of Hudson Department of Youth;
Bryan MacCormack, Columbia County Sanctuary Movement
Lauren Schaffer, Hudson Community Free Fridge
Jason Grauer – Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture;
Fabrizio Facchini – Italians feed America
Yajaira Saavedra- La Morada Mutual Aid Kitchen
Laurie Freyer- Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture

The Spark of Hudson is an innovative, community learning center launching in Hudson, NY. A model for education and community development, The Spark is dedicated to supporting individuals from all corners of Hudson and beyond to learn, teach and grow. Founded by Susan Danziger and Albert Wenger, The Spark has recently spearheaded and supported a number of community initiatives in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis.

DATE/TIME: Thursday, April 22, 2021 /  6pm – 7pm

LOCATION: Livestream via youtube.com

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