Saturday-Saturday, July 3-10 Liberal Arts Roxbury Gallery is delighted to present Human Connections: Portraits of a Community/Exhibit and Fundraiser,
July 3-10. featuring portrait works by artist Esther de Jong. Opening July 3, all the portraits will be hanging together for one week at Liberal Arts Roxbury Gallery, 53525 NY-30, Roxbury. On July 10, from 4-7 p.m. you can join the closing party and purchase your portrait by donating to the arts organization of your choice. Visit: liberalartsroxbury.com
Through-Sunday, July 4 The Margaretville Firemen’s Field Days returns to the village park. Rides, fireworks (July 3&4), live music, car show, chicken BBQ, games and more. Visit the Margaretville Fire Deparmtment Facebook page for details on nightly ride specials. See ad this page for details.
Saturday, July 3 “Wild Saturdays” continue on at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge at 1633 Burroughs Memorial Road, Roxbury with several free programs. Bring a lawn chair on Saturday, July 3 at 1 p.m. Enjoy Jim Rauter Presents: “From the Porch on the Fourth–Old Time Mountain Fiddle Tunes.” Info at: jbwoodchucklodge.org Saturday, July 3 An opening reception for an exhibit by Claire Gilliam Alphabet will be held from 4-7 p.m. at the 1053 Main Street Gallery in Fleischmanns. The show will run through August 8. More information at: 1053maingallery.com
Through July 5 Longyear Gallery of Margaretville is pleased to announce two new solo exhibitions, “Revelation,“ featuring the art of Marilyn Silver, and “Duology,” featuring the art of Gerda van Leeuwen, continuing through Sunday, July 5. Info: longyeargallery.org, send email to: firstname.lastname@example.org, call 845 586-3270.
Saturday, July 10 The Historical Society of the Town of Middletown will present its 8th Living History Cemetery Tour Saturday, July 10 at Margaretville Cemetery. Tours will depart every 20 minutes between 4 and 6 p.m. Attendance is limited so tour time reservations are required. They may be made by calling 845 586-4736.
Sunday, July 11 The 2021 Annual Meeting of the John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge will be held 11 at 2 p.m. at Woodchuck Lodge, Burroughs Road, Roxbury. Members are, as always, welcome to join, and to learn about the past year’s accomplishments in and around the lodge. To learn more about the JBWL and to become a member, visit: jbwoodchucklodge.org
Friday, July 16 A Blood Drive sponsored by Margaretville Hospital Auxiliary will be held from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at the Margaretville Fire Department, 77 Church Street. Please call 1- 800 -RED CROSS or visit redcrossblood.org to schedule your appointment. Walk-ins are Welcome! Come to give between July 7-31 for your chance to win gas for a year, a $5,000 value! There will be three winners. Terms and conditions apply. Visit: rcblood.org/fuel for details.