Please come out to honor those who perished by the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11. Remembrances will be held by the Warwick Fire Department at 6:00 p.m. in Memorial Park in the Village of Warwick and by the Greenwood Lake Fire Department at 7:30 p.m. at the Firehouse on Lakes Road.
Calling all Veterans, active military, family & friends for a free community dinner as a military family night out celebration. This event will be held on Sat., Sept. 14, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Warwick Valley Community Center located at 11 Hamilton Ave. in Warwick. There will be a BBQ dinner, along with family games and activities. Veterans and active military call 986-6422. All are welcome! Register at www.uwdor.org/sept14bbq. Questions? Call 471-1900.
If something is broken, why not bring it to the Repair Café to be held on Sat., Sept. 21, at the Senior Center behind Warwick Town Hall. The Repair Café will begin at 10:00 a.m., and the last repair will be accepted at 1:30 p.m. Visit http://www.repaircafehv.org/#welcome1 or www.sustainablewarwick.org. for more information about the Repair Café concept.
The next Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event for residents is scheduled for Sat., Sept. 21 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., at the Orange County Fire Training Center located at 9 Training Center Ln, in New Hampton. The line moves quickly; please do not come before 9:00 a.m. and block traffic flow. No registration is required. Proof of Orange County residency is required. There is no cost to residents. For information call 291-3246 or visit: www.orangecountygov.com/efs, and click on the Household Hazardous Waste tab on the left.
The next regular meeting of the Town Board will be held on Thurs., Sept. 12, at 7:30 p.m. in the Warwick Town Hall, 132 Kings Highway.
The above column, written by Warwick Town Supervisor Michael Sweeton, has been published in the Sept. 11 issue of the Warwick Valley Dispatch.