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May-June-Putnam Arts Council Exhibits at Belle Levine Art Center, Mahopac. More info: PutnamArtsCouncil.com

May-June Spring Storytimes at Kent Library. More info/ reg: 845-225-8585, kentlibrary.org

May-June Full STEAM Ahead Storytime at Kent Public Library. More info/reg: 845- 225-8585, kentlibrary.org

May-Nov (Every 1st & 3rd Tues) 11am-4pm Harvest for Health Farmers’ Market at New York-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital. More info: hvhc.org

June- Works by Ed Dabrowski at Studio Around the Corner, Brewster. More info: 845-363- 8330, oththeater.org

June- Alexis Lynch exhibit at East Fishkill Community Library

Until June 30-“How We See Things” exhibit at Mahopac Public Library. More info: mahopaclibrary.org, 845-628- 2009, ext 100

June 2-June 30 (Thurs) 10am-12pm, ‘Drawing-The Next Steps’ at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. More info/ reg: , 845-225-2439

June-Aug Summer programs at Southeast Museum, 67 Main Street, Brewster. Free. More info: 845-279-7500, info@southeastmuseum.org

June-Sept-West Point Band Music Under the Stars” Concert Series at Trophy Point Amphitheater. More info: 845- 938-2617, westpointband.com

Through early July Violet Matlin drawings and paintings memorial exhibit in the Kent Public Library Book Cellar/Program Room

July-Aug Spotlight Arts Musical Theatre Summer Programs for Children & Teens. More info: spotlightartsinc.com, 845-444- ARTS

July-Aug Concert Series at Lake Carmel Arts Center. More info: ArtsOnTheLake.org

July-Aug- Concert Series 2016 in Mahopac. More info: Carmel- Recreation.US

Until Oct Hudson Highlands Land Trust Hikes throughout the Hudson Highlands. More info: info@hhlt.org, 845-424- 3358 x6

Thurs June 23-2pm Children’s Summer Reading Club kickoff event at Mahopac Library. More info/reg: mahopaclibrary.org, 845-628-2009, ext 100

Thurs June 23-7pm Breast & Ovarian Cancer Support Group at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie. More info/reg (req.) supportconnection.org, 914-962-6402, 800-532-4290

Fri June 24- until Labor Day Weekend: Farmers’ Market at Tompkins Corners Cultural Center, 729 Peekskill Hollow Road in Putnam Valley. More info: tompkinscorners.org, 845 528 7280

Sat June 25-7:30pm “Totally Rad ‘80s” West Point Band Concert at Trophy Point Amphitheater. More info: 845- 938-2617, westpointband.com

Sat June 25-7:30pm ‘The World of the Italian Mandolin and the Russian Domra’ concert at The Studio Around the Corner is at 67 Main Street, Suite 101, Brewster. More info: oththeater.org, 845-383-8330

Sun June 25-7pm Harp Concert at Gilead Presbyterian Church, 9 Church Street, Carmel. Tickets at Door. More info: 845-225- 4586, gileadchurch.org

Sat June 25-7:30pm Tamara Volskaya’s Russian Trio and Friends performance at Studio Around the Corner, Brewster. More info: Oththeater.org

Sat June 25-3:00-4:30pm Natural Resource Lecture & Program Series at Wallace Visitor & Education Center Roosevelt Home and Museum. Free tickets: eventbrite.com. More info: 845-229-6873, 845-229-5320

June 25 & 26- Amateur radio operators Field Day at Dutchess County’s Bowdoin Park, Pavilion 4 on Sheafe Road. More info: qsysociety.org

Sun June 26-SPACE performance at Ryder Farm, Brewster. More info: SpaceonRyderFarm.com

Wed June 29-7pm “Paint Nite Fundraiser for the Patterson Library Friends” at Patterson Library. More info/Tickets: pattersonlibrary.org

Wed June 29-7pm ‘NY Firearm Laws’ talk at Paladin Center, 39 Seminary Hill Rd, Carmel. More info/RSVP: Marilyn.PCFOA@gmail.com

Wed June 29-7pm VA Hudson Valley caregiver telephone education group. Reg: 845- 831-2000 x 5487 or x 5122

Wed June 29-7:30am Field trip to Buttercup Farm Wildlife Sanctuary (West) with Waterman Bird Club. More info: 845-264-2015, watermanbirdclub.org

Thurs June 30-Deadline for Wilma M. Baker Book Plate Contest at the Kent Public Library. More info-845-225- 8585, .kentlibrary.org

Alcoholics Anonymous meets seven days a week throughout Putnam County. It is a totally free, all volunteer program for those who think they might have a problem with alcohol. Call 914-949-1200 for meeting times and places.

Cancer Support: Support Connection, Inc., offers a wide range of free support groups women for with breast and ovarian cancer. Advance registration is required for all groups; call 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290.

Suicide Prevention: “Putnam County Cares” is an app available on your mobile phone. Within that app is “SPEAK; Suicide Prevention Education and Awareness Kit.”

Support Group: ‘Spotlight on Recovery,’ Drug Crisis in Our Backyard Support Group. More info: DrugCrisisInOurBackyard.com

The Putnam County Crisis Hotline - 845 225-1222 is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK

Mental Health Counseling: Putnam Family and Community Services – 225-2700

Putnam Community Services of Rockland Psychiatric Center – 278-2500.

Alcohol/Drug Abuse help: Arms Acres – 225-3400

Putnam Family and Community Services – 225-2700 St. Christopher’s Inn – 335- 1000 Walter Hoving Home- 424-3674

Cooking Classes- New York- Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital , 1992 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor. More info: HVHC.org, mbulger@hvhc.org, 914-734-3780

Young Chefs of Hudson Valley 12 week sessions for ages 11-13, at New York-Presbyterian/ Hudson Valley Hospital. More info: 914-734-3780, mbulger@hvhc.org

Gallery Talks-2pm Second Saturday every month at Dia:Beacon

West Point Museum Exhibits- More info: 845-938-3590, Museum@ USMA.edu, Facebook

Reed Memorial Library Book Sale during Library Hours. More info: carmellibrary.org, 845-225- 2439

Every Mon- The Putnam Chorale rehearsals at Carmel High School music building. All singers welcome. More info: putnamchorale.org

Mondays-2-3pm Brain Games at East Fishkill Community Library. Space is limited to 20 participants. More info: 221-9943 x225

Mondays-12:30-2:00pm Artists Drop-in creative afternoons at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. More info: 845-225-2439

Every Third Mon., 5:30pm 5th Grade and Up Book Club at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

3rd Mon of Month- 5:15- 5:45pm Kinder reads at Kent Library. More info/reg: Kentlibrary.org

Tuesdays 1:30-4pm Chess for Adults at East Fishkill Community Library. More info/ reg: 221-9943, EFLibrary.org

Tuesdays-9:15am-10:15am Baby Ballerinas for 2.5 to 4 year olds at Seven Star School, 509 Route 312, Brewster. More info: SevenStarSchool.com. Reg: 845-278-0728

Tuesdays-3-4pm free weekly Stretch class at the East Fishkill Community Library. More info/reg: EFLibrary.org , 221-9943

Every other Tues & Thurs- Open Computer Help at Patterson Library. Free. More info: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

1st Wed of Month: Veteran Outreach Studio at Patterson Rec Center. More info: 845- 278-8387

Wednesdays- 10:30am-12pm In-Stitches Knitting Club at Reed Library, Beginners and experienced knitters and crocheters are welcome. More info: 845-225-2439

3rd Wed of Month-Club For Cooks at Kent Public Library. More info/reg: kentlibrary.org, 845-225-8585

3rd Wed Each Month- 4:30- 5:15pm Newbery Book Club at Kent Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. More info/reg: kentlibrary.org, 845- 225-8585

4th Wed every month-11am Better Reads Book Club meeting at the Kent Public Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing. More info: 845-225-8585

Every Wed-10am-6pm April mini-sale: cooking, gardening books at Kent Library’s Book Nook, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. More info: 845- 225-8585, friendsofkentlibrary.blogspot.com

Every Other Wed. 4:30pm- Ready, Set, Read! at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878- 6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Every Other Wed-1-2:30pm Drawing for Beginners at Kent Public Library. More info/ reg: kentlibrary.org

Every Other Wed-1-2:30pm Intermediate Drawing at Kent Public Library. More info/ reg: kentlibrary.org

Every Wed & Sat- Kent Library’s Book Nook,. Summer mini-sale: children’s books. More info: 845/225- 8585 friendsofkentlibrary. blogspot.com/

First Thursday of Month: East Fishkill Community Library Photography Group monthly meeting More info/ reg: eflibrary.org, 221-9943

Every Other Thurs 5:00pm- My First Book Club at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Every Other Thurs, 5pm- Cook the Books at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878- 6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Thursdays- 6:30pm-8pm In-Stitches Knitting Club at Reed Library, Beginners and experienced knitters and crocheters are welcome. More info: 845-225-2439

Thursdays (July 7-Aug 11)10:30am-12pm Literacy Connections-ESL summer program for students ages 6 and up at Reed Library, Carmel. More info/reg : 845- 225-2439. Literacy Connections, ESL Programa de verano para estudiantes de 6 anos en Adelante. Reed Memorial Library, Carmel, Julio 7 a Agosto 11 Jueves, 10:30 am a el medio dia. Rejistrate 845-225-2439.

Thursdays -6-7:30pm Pegasus program for children ages 6 to 12 at Putnam County Youth Bureau. More info/reg (req) (845) 808-1600 ext. 46126 , Stephanie.Chester@putnamcountyny. gov, Pegasus@putnamcountyny. gov

Every 3rd Thurs of Month-6:30- 8pm Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Putnam Ridge Nursing Home, 46 Mt. Ebo Road North, Brewster. Free, Reg Required: 800-272-3900

4th Thurs of the Month -7pm Free Support Group for Women with breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer support group at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. More info/reg: 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290, supportconnection.org

Fridays-(June 24-Sept 2) 3-6:30pm Putnam Valley Residents Coalition’s Farmers Market at Tompkins Corners Cultural Center at 729 Peekskill Hollow Road, Putnam Valley. More info: 845-528- 0066, putnamvalleyresidentscoalition@yahoo.com

3rd Friday of Month-4:30pm Lego Club for Kids at Patterson Library. More info/ register: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

First Sat of month (April- Oct) 9am-1pm Live Poultry & Farm animal market at Putnam Valley Grange, 128 Mill Street at Peekskill Hollow Rd., Putnam Valley. More info: PutnamValleyGrange.org/backyardfarming

Saturdays-12-1:30pm : “Yoga-A Path Toward Wellness”, free program open to women with breast, ovarian and gynecological cancer at Club Fit, Jefferson Valley. More info/ pre-registration (required): 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290

Saturdays (June 18-Oct 1) 9am-1pm Pawling Farmers Market on Pawling’s Village Green. More info: pawlingfarmersmarket.org

Saturdays-10am-12pm Technical Help at Kent Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes

Every Sat-10am-2pm April mini-sale: cooking, gardening books at Kent Library’s Book Nook, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. More info: 845- 225-8585, friendsofkentlibrary.blogspot.com

Sundays-11:30am-3pm Hudson Valley Regional Farmers Market at HVCPA Building,15 Mt. Ebo Road South, Brewster. Outdoors in warm weather. More info: 845-878-9078 x 4218, , hvcpa.org

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