The Niverville-based Haitian Community Development Project is raising funds by recycling inkjet cartridges and used cell phones. When you recycle your inkjet cartridges and cell phones HCDP gets 15 donation from Planet Green, and folks can buy new remanufactured cartridges at up to 70 percent discounts. Click here for full details.
Hudson Farmer’s Market reopens for the season from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at parking lot at Columbia and 6th Sts., Hudson. WGXC will have a table at the market.
Smokin’ Aces at the Prattsville Tavern’s Pig Roast and BBQ at 2 p.m., $10 donation to Ashland Fire Department.
Avondale Airforce, Billy Mitchell, Naked on the Woodstock green, free, May 8, at 3 p.m.
Suggested donation is $10-$25
Camping in the orchard is welcome! Bring tents, bedding, flashlights. Accomodations in the house and barn are limited; let us know if you need them. Children are welcome!
We also need volunteers to help before, during and after the event, as well as items for the silent auction. Anything you can throw in is most appreciated!
For details check out: www.germantowncommunityfarm.blogspot.com or email Kaya at email@example.com.
The farm is located at 4872 State Rt 9G, Germantown NY. 518-537-6139.
Sponsored by the West Athens-Lime Street Fire Company #1 Inc., all proceeds at this pancake breakfast this morning benefited the Ashland Fire Department, which lost all apparatus and equipment due to a fire last week. The event was packed, standing room only.
From Karen Schoemer, a great music writer based in Columbia County, a way to help earthquake victims via a trusted local source:
“Carline Murphy runs the Haitian Community Development Project in Hudson, NY. She is working to fill a 40-foot container with supplies to go directly to friends and relatives in Haiti. Monetary donations can be sent to HCDP, PO Box 35, Niverville NY 12130.”