Help your child prepare for Kindergarten. The East Ramapo Central School District has 25 openings for This Year’s UPK (Universal Pre-Kindergarten.) UPK is a free, 2 ½ hour daily program. If your child’s birth date is between 12/2/08 and 12/1/09, you can enroll them for March, April, May, and June in UPK. Call 845-577-6158.
Rockland's Community Events Information
On Saturday, March 8, from 11AM until 4PM, the 11th Annual Ramapo Winter Carnival will take place at the Joseph T. St. Lawrence Community, Health & Sports Center, 115 Torne Valley Road in Hillburn. Admission is free and there will feature inflatable rides for kids, a DJ, dancing, games, crafts and the second annual Rockland Boulders Winter Blast. The Rockland Boulders Winter Blast will provide fans the opportunity to “meet and greet” Boulders players, the Boulder Bird, attend a free Baseball Clinic, a Card Show and to win Boulders tickets and merchandise. Free hot dogs will also be served to all Boulder fans who attend! For further information call 845-357-6100 or 845-364-0009.
On Saturday, March 8, The Historical Society of Rockland invites you to join them for a new season of guided “Walks through History,” with a tour of Rockland Lake. The two-hour walking tour will begin at 10:30AM (rain or shine) from the Josephine Hudson Room in the Pavilion at Rockland Lake State Park in Congers. Admission and Parking are free, but reservations are required. Further information and a downloadable registration form are available at www.RocklandHistory.org/event.cfm?page=341 or call 845-634-9629.
On Sunday, March 9, the Ladies Club of the Haverstraw Elks will hold their Spring Breakfast and Boutique. The event takes place at the Lodge, 877 Elks Drive in Haverstraw, from 9AM until 12:30PM. Adults/$10; Senior Citizens/$8; Children under 12/$5; and Children under 5/free. Join them for Breakfast, then browse the Boutique.