Community Calendar

March 9 – May 19

Join the Orange County 4-H Computer Science Club for a virtual series of technology skills.  “Computer Science Club participants will use technology to achieve their goals and improve their communities. Virtual meeting schedule is Tuesdays, March 9 and 23, April 13 and 27 and May 4 and 18 at 6 p.m. Registration is free and space is limited. Register at www.cceorangecounty.org/events. Contact Kathy Leo at kal64@cornell.edu or (845) 344-1234, ext. 259 with any questions.

April 3

2 – 4 p.m. Kristi Babcock Memorial Park.  Town of New Windsor Recreation Department is holding its annual Easter Egg Hunt for New Windsor children ages eight and under. Pre-registration is required to be assigned a time slot.  Bring your own basket and masks will be required. To register call 845-565-7750.

May 10 – May 23

Spring Hudson Valley Restaurant Week. Sign up for Restaurants is now open. Participating Restaurants will be offering pre-fixe menus for both dine-in or take-out meals To learn more please visit www.hudsonvalleyrestaurantweek.com

July 5 – August 12

New Windsor Summer Camps: Summer Fun Days at the Community Center for ages 3-5, Ruscitti Park for ages 6 – 12, Kristi Babcock Memorial Park for Ages 6 – 12.  Contact New Windsor Rec. Dept. for information on fees etc. 845-565-7750.

On-going:

There are several popular great outdoor recreation opportunities in our area. Before visiting any of the locations, please contact the venue directly to confirm that they are open and practice safe social-distancing.

Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Seven Lakes Drive, Bear Mountain: Open through early March, this outdoor rink offers public and private skating sessions. bearmountainicerink.org

Juckas Stables, 1204 NY-302, Bullville: Enjoy a horseback ride among the 117 acres of trails winding through the breathtaking Orange County countryside. Novice and seasoned riders will enjoy spending time with the gentle, responsive, and well-kept horses. Lessons are available to people of all abilities in addition to hiring horses by the hour. juckasstables.com

Mount Peter Ski Area, 51 Old Mount Peter Road, Warwick: Head to Mount Peter this winter for skiing, tubing, snowboarding, and lessons. 14 trails with three chairlifts, one carpet lift, and one rope tow. 100 percent snowmaking. Night skiing. Rentals available. Free beginner lessons on weekends and holidays. mtpeter.com

Port Jervis Watershed Trails and Park, Elks-Bronx Memorial Park, Port Jervis: Explore the park’s more than 35 miles of hiking and biking trails through mountain biking, cross-country skiing, or snowshoeing. Open year-round, these family- and pet-friendly trails offer beautiful views of N.Y., N.J., and P.A. scenicwilddelawareriver.com/entries/port-jervis-watershed-trails-port-jervis-ny

Winter Weekends Storm King Art Center, 1 Museum Rd, New Windsor: Experience Storm King’s brilliant winter landscape during weekends through March. Advance tickets are required for all visitors. stormking.org/visit