Osteoporosis topic at "Lunch & Learn"
Location: Hospital's Good Neighbors building on Low Road in Sharon, CT
Guest speaker for the presentation will be Lisa Taylor, director of rehabilitation services for Sharon Hospital. "We will be discussing how to combat some of the effects of osteoporosis such as pain, posture and decreased activity," says Taylor. "This presentation will teach participants how to take a positive approach to keeping fit while staying active."
Each meeting in the Brown Bag Lunch & Learn program begins at noon. Participants should bring a bag lunch. Dessert and beverages will be provided. Reservations are encouraged. For further information contact Mary Anne Pace, Health Watch coordinator at (860) 364-1637.
Dutchess-Putnam County Restaurant & Tavern Association
Location: Goodfellow's Inn, 1954 Rt. 52 in Hopewell Junction
For further information on the Association contact President Tony Marchese of Kaycee's at (845) 452-2320 or Executive Vice President Carol Walker of Southern Dutchess Bowl at (845) 831-3220. For directions to the restaurant, call Goodfellow's Inn at (845) 226-6003.
Sleep lab education seminar
Location: St. Francis Hospital Atrium Conference Room D
The four speakers for the evening will be: Loren Rosenthal, MD, Neurologist, ABSM Diplomate and Medical Director of the Sleep Lab; Jai Jalaj, M.D., Pulmonologist; Martin Zweifler, D.D,S. who will discuss dental appliances/snoring; and Bill Brown, Anthem Home Care, discussing CPAP equipment care.
A question and answer session will follow each presentation. The seminar will be held beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the hospital's Atrium Conference Room D,
Refreshments will be provided compliments of Anthem Home Care. This latest Community Education Seminar is a free public service provided by Saint Francis Hospital and the Sleep Orders Lab.
You're invited to bring a friend and call today to register at 431-8214
Location: The Church of the Resurrection in Hopewell Junction
Sexual Orientation Discrimination program
Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Location: White Plains Public Library
The Westchester County Executive's Office, the Westchester Human Rights Commission, and the Attorney General's Office will collaborate to give an informative presentation that is free and open to the public.
Laura Newman, the county's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community liaison, said that since the December 2002 passage of the New York State Sexual Orientation Nondiscrimination law (SONDA) there is some confusion about the process for victims of discrimination.
After the presentation, there will be time for individual questions and answers.
Hudson River 19th Century Industries
Location: Hudson River Maritime Museum, Rondout Landing, Kingston NY
Admission: $5, museum members, free. For more information, call the museum at 845-338-0071.
Master Gardener Program
Time: 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Location: Newburgh Free Library
The series topics will include: Gardening For Children, Seed Starting, Where and When To Plant, Ease Of Growing Perennials and Vegetables and Basic Flower Arranging. Hands on sessions and interactive conversations make this a great series to attend for amateurs as well as experienced gardeners.
If you have any questions contact the Cornell Cooperative Extension of Orange County Garden Helpline at 343-0664 or the Newburgh Free Library at 563-3619 to register.
Todd, Crane on "City & County"
Len Cane is retiring the last week in June and Ward Todd will relinquish his morning job as the "Morning Mayor of Kingston." He will also shed his long time political position as Ulster Legislator and the Chair of the Ulster County
Legislature and begin his tenure as the new President of the Chamber. Hear them talk of their love of sports and the comic stories shared over the past three decades. City & County is one of the longest running continuous shows on Kingston's Public Access. It is hosted by Shelly Zimbler, Chairman of the local Cable Access Commission.
City & County is viewed in the Kingston Public Access area which consists of The City of Kingston, Town of Kingston, Town of Esopus, Town of Hurley and Town of Ulster.