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News & Announcements
Hoosick Falls NY
Saturday, Sept. 27
Contact: Kevin O'Malley
HAYC3 Artisan Exchange &
It's a Jungle Out There
Join HAYC3 for a free showing of "The Jungle Book" on Thursday, August 21st at 8:30pm at Wood Park in Hoosick Falls.
Grab some chairs or a blanket to sit on, some popcorn, and as many of your friends and family members as you can find, and come on out for the second flick in our “Under the Stars” movie series.
Bring the whole gang to experience this upbeat, feel-good, heartwarming family classic. For more information, visit our website at http://hayc3.org. Click on the Community Events button.
(If it rains, we’ll see you at the same time on the same night at The HAYC3 Armory…the show must go on!)
The Community Band
will add two additional concerts on
Aug 27 and Sept 3
as "makeup" dates for rainouts.
September Zoning Board Meeting date has been changed to Wednesday Sept. 10 at 7:00 pm (change is due to a legal holiday)
Saturday Aug. 17
11 am to 3 pm - Camp Life demonstrations and "The Story of the Battle" Exhibit
1:00 pm -"People of the Battle of Bennington" program (Barnet House)
1:30 pm - "Nichols' March" departs camp
4:00 pm - Storming of the "Dragoon Redoubt"
History Comes Alive in Hoosick!
Battle of Bennington Reenactment, August 16 & 17
On August 16th, 1777, in a small hamlet of Hoosick, NY called Walloomsac, a rebel force of roughly 2000 men under the command of General John Stark, decisively defeated a detachment of Germans, loyalists and native allies.
Public invited to join March to Battle of Bennington
One of the unique activities planned for the Brigade of the American Revolution's Battle of Bennington event will be the recreation of a section of Colonel Nichols' flanking march.
During Hollywood Week, campers were visited by local celebrities, Tuffy and Tucker!
Session six, which begins August 11th will be titled Throwback Week and is the last session of camp.
Phone number for Summer Camp at the Rink is 518-265-2038
The Senior Center Activity Calendar and Menu is posted each month.
On September 13, 2014, local Hoosick Falls veterans’ organizations Voice of a Vet, Heroes at Home and the American Legion are sponsoring a Korean War Veterans’ Welcome Home Celebration.
A Step Back in Time...
Just a reminder that starting July 2 and for the next 8 Wednesdays from 7:00-9:00 (weather permitting) free band concerts in Wood Park.
Bring a chair and enjoy an evening from days gone by.
The Greater Hoosick Community welcomes you.
2014 CONSOLIDATED FUNDING APPLICATION
ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION FUND (EPF) GRANT PROGRAM
TOWN OF HOOSICK POOL IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT
Hoosick’s Unknown Treasure
is Now Open on the Second Saturday of the Month
For all of you who have wanted to visit the Louis Miller Museum but work on Mondays and Tuesdays, the Museum is now open on the second Saturday of each month throughout the summer, making it available to many more people to visit. READ MORE
We are looking for a Planning Board member.
REVOLUTIONARY WAR RE-ENACTMENT AUGUST 16 & 17
The Battle for Bennington happened in Walloomsac
Castle Playground Champion Needed
The "Castle Playground" that was a huge and wonderful community project 20 years ago is showing it's age. The Town Board would like to put together a committee to discuss and review options for either updating or redesigning/rebuilding this area between the tennis/basketball courts and the Community Pool. Please contact Supervisor Surdam or Councilperson Sutton if you are interested in helping with this project.
Immediate Opportunity to serve on the Hoosick Housing Authority Board of Directors. Meetings are generally held the third Thursday morning each month. Independent Thinking, Budget knowledge and a willingness to be actively involved in our community is all that is required for this very important position. Contact Supervisor Mark Surdam if interested.
Hoosick Falls, and the Town of Hoosick is a waypoint community of Lakes to Locks Passage. If you'd like to post your business, an event, or any points-of-interest on the interactive geotourism MapGuide, you can enter them after registering here. Populating the MapGuide will help travelers discover Hoosick. Register and add some info today! Learn more about Lakes to Locks Passage and adding sites to the Geotourism MapGuide.
New York’s volunteer fire departments are currently experiencing a critical need to recruit and retain members. As an incentive for people to serve, FASNY has developed the Higher Education Learning Plan (FASNY HELP). This program provides tuition reimbursement to individuals attending community college for up to eighty (80) credit hours. - Learn More
Volunteer Opportunities - we are looking for two Hoosick Housing Authority Board Members - Contact Supervisor Surdam for additional information.