Roxbury News: April 23, 2008



George and Julia Brower returned to their home on Lake Street this past weekend after spending the winter in Polk City, Fla. George told his neighbor, “It is good to be back home.”

The annual spring Luncheon Card Party to benefit the Roxbury Senior Citizens Club will be held at the Firehall on Wednesday, April 30 from 12 to 4 p.m. Those who are not members of the club are welcome to participate. For details, call the Club President, Connie Spinelli, at 607.326.3407.

The Walt Meade Gallery at RAG, Vega Mountain Road, will have a reception on Saturday, April 26 from 2 to 4 p.m. to open an exhibition of works by artists Diana Cozzens and David Kenny. The paintings will hang through Sunday, June 8. For details, phone RAG at 607.326.7908.

The Catskill Community Garden Club’s annual dinner and dance will be held on Saturday, April 26 from 6 to 11 p.m. at The Roxbury Arts Group’s Hilt Kelly Hall on Vega Mountain Road. The event is open to the public. Catering is by Mary’s Cookin’ Again. Live dance music is by Onkor. Cost is $45 per person. The Silent Auction of donated articles of value is from 6 to 8p.m. The event helps to support the Catskill Community Garden Club Scholarship Benefit Fund. For information or reservations, call 845.254.6007 or please visit

The fourth and final program in the current Engaging the World Forum series will be held Sunday, April 27 from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Carriage House, Gould Memorial Church.