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February 5, 2017

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Town Government Meetings/Deadlines:

      Wednesday, February 8th - Ethics Board Meeting
           10:00 am - Putnam Valley Grange Hall  128 Mill St. Putnam Valley, NY

      Wednesday, February 8th - Special Town Board Meeting & Work Session
           6:00 pm - Putnam Valley Town Hall  265 Oscawana Lake Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY

      Thursday, February 9th - Zoning Board of Appeals Work Session
           7:30 pm - Putnam Valley Town Hall  265 Oscawana Lake Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY

      Friday, February 10th - Planning Board Submission Deadline for 2/27 Meeting

      Monday, February 13th - Planning Board Meeting
           6:00 pm - Putnam Valley Town Hall  265 Oscawana Lake Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY

      Wednesday, February 15th - Regular Town Board Meeting
           6:00 pm - Putnam Valley Town Hall  265 Oscawana Lake Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY



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Highway Department / Road Closures:

      Watch out for icy patches! And remember that tree-trimmers are still at work around town clearing growth away from power lines. Please drive carefully as they do...


Environmental Hazards / Closures:


District News:


Lake Peekskill

Lake Peekskill Civic Association Meeting
Monday, March 13, 2017 at 8:00 PM
Lake Peekskill Community Center
All are Welcome!

New Lake Peekskill Civic Association Facebook Page
Those interested in discussing Lake Peekskill Civic Association (LPCA) business, issues, elections and events or those who have any questions or comments that are LPCA-related may do so here:

  Ray Gambichler – Foreman
John D’Alessio – Driver
Matthew Mills – Laborer
Mike Palazzo – Laborer

Lake Peekskill Garage
(845) 528-5850
7:00 AM to 3:30 PM

Is something of interest going on in your District? Do you have an upcoming activity or program you'd like to promote? Send it in and we'll publicize it here!

In the meantime, here are some folks you can contact with questions or concerns about our Putnam Valley Districts:

District Office:

Judith Travis, District Clerk
Office Hours:
8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Monday through Friday
Phone:  (845) 526-2160



District Contacts:

Supervisor Oliverio:
Lake Oscawana
Lake Peekskill
Roaring Brook Lake

Councilwoman Annabi:
Barger Pond
Brookdale Gardens
Wildwood Knolls

Councilman Luongo:
Abele Park
Lookout Manor

Councilman Mackay:
Glenmar Gardens
Putnam Chase
Mill Ponds

Councilwoman Whetsel:
Continental Village
Strawberry Knolls
Sewer District
Putnam Acres


Putnam Valley Free Library



Join the Friends of the Putnam Valley Library!
We're passionate about our Library.... you too?


Hope to see you soon!



Putnam Valley Historical Society:
Our History
Putnam Valley Historical Society Museum

Join the Putnam Valley Historical Society!

The next meeting of the Historical Society Board will take place February 27th
(changed from 1/23 due to impending bad weather).

A Call for Dedicated Volunteers!
Transcribers of historical documents and docents at the museum are needed.
For more info, call (845) 528-1024 or e-mail 

Putnam Valley Food Pantry

The Putnam Valley Community Food Pantry provides both perishable and non-perishable grocery items to approximately 200 families each week.

The Pantry is open every Saturday morning from 10:00 - 11:00 am and is located at 337 Peekskill Hollow Road, Putnam Valley, NY 10579.


The Putnam Valley Community Food Pantry’s mission is to increase access to food and to supply the ingredients for healthy balanced meals for struggling families in northern Westchester and Southern Putnam communities.

For more information, visit the Putnam Valley Food Pantry's website:


Putnam Valley Grange #841, Patrons of Husbandry:

The Putnam Valley Grange #841 will hold its NEXT
Monthly Business Meeting
on March 6, 2017
7:00 pm
at the Grange Hall
128 Mill Street  (at Peekskill Hollow Rd.)
Putnam Valley, NY

All are Welcome


Tompkins Corners Cultural Center


T'ai Chi Ch'uan

Saturdays: 10 am – 11 am

At Tompkins Corners Cultural Center
729 Peekskill Hollow Rd, Putnam Valley, NY 10579

Weave a calming interlude into the fabric of your day by learning the gentle movements of T'ai Chi Ch'uan. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothes and smooth, flat-bottom shoes.

One class $15, package of six classes $72.
To register, or for more information, send an email to:
info@tompkinscorners.org. Or call 845 528-7280.


Tompkins Corners Cultural Center
729 Peekskill Hollow Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY


Contact: info@tompkinscorners.org for more info.


    For more info about the club: www.gac1936.com


Join Us at The Club


Friday Evenings

From 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Membership Meeting

Sunday, February 19, 2017

3:00 PM - Dinner and Rat Race

For more information: (845) 528-5800



Putnam Valley Lions Club:

Putnam Valley Rotary Club:

     Meets at Hollowbrook Travel - 11 Oscawana Lake Rd.
          For info, contact Diana Cillo: (845) 528-1123 / 


Putnam Valley Residents' Coalition:
     The aim of the Putnam Valley Residents' Coalition is to protect our natural resources and preserve the rural character of Putnam Valley.
putnamvalleyresidentscoalition@yahoo.com for more info.

Putnam Valley Business Network

Our purpose is to be a voice of business in this area.  We are excited about what the Network can accomplish as we continue to grow and service the community.
We want to support the Town by seizing opportunities for the area and to stay ahead of the curve in promoting economic vitality and quality of life though business and community development.  As the only organization that focuses primarily on the needs of the local business community, we strive to prove unique opportunities to
promote and assist in developing your business whether it is a store front,
home based or farm based business

Good Business is Good for Putnam Valley


Veterans of Foreign Wars - V.F.W.

Gillen-Vinscotski Memorial Post 391
     Next Meeting: Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 7:00 pm
     Meetings held at the VFW Hall, 154 Oscawana Lake Rd.  Putnam Valley, NY

          VFW Post 391
          PO Box 623
          Putnam Valley, NY 10579-0623


Putnam Valley Volunteer Fire Department

Proudly Volunteering Since 1946

When you see BLUE LIGHTS - please PULL OVER!!   It will only take a few seconds - but in an emergency seconds count! A car with a flashing BLUE LIGHTS is a volunteer firefighterresponding to an emergency. 
BLUE LIGHTS DO NOT give volunteers any special privileges.  They are courtesy lights only.  The BLUE LIGHTS is to alert other drivers that we are on our way to an emergency.  It's up to other drivers to pull over and let us go by! Please let us pass.  It could give us the extra time to save a life or stop a fire before it's out of control. In a few minutes, these same people will be responding with a red light and siren.

Putnam Valley Volunteer Ambulance Corps.


Our volunteers are committed to providing quality patient care with true compassion. The Putnam Valley Ambulance Corps provides emergency medical services which is a totally volunteer-driven organization. We strive everyday to provide exceptional emergency medical service to the community.

PVVAC is proud to offer to the public a variety of training classes in First Aid, CPR and Bloodborne Pathogens. To see a description and schedule of these classes and to sign up please click here!


When you see a GREEN LIGHT- please PULL OVER!!   It will only take a few seconds - but in an emergency seconds count! A car with a flashing GREEN LIGHT is a volunteer emergency medical services person responding to an emergency.
 GREEN LIGHTS DO NOT give volunteers any special privileges.  They are courtesy lights only.  The GREEN LIGHTS is to alert other drivers that we are on our way to an emergency.  It's up to other drivers to pull over and let us go by. Please let us pass.  It could give us the extra time to save a life. In a few minutes, these same people will be responding with a red light and siren.
Please practice GREEN LIGHT courtesy and HELP US HELP YOU!!



Grace United Methodist Church:

We have regular worship with Sunday School
at 10 AM on Sunday mornings.
All are welcome at Grace UMC!

Sunday, February 12th

Souper Sunday
Come taste over 8 Homemade soups and desserts
$5 per person

Grace United Methodist Church
337 Peekskill Hollow Road
Putnam Valley, NY 

All are welcome!

Grace United Methodist Church
337 Peekskiill Hollow Road  Putnam Valley, NY


Reform Temple of Putnam Valley:


     This small, family-oriented congregation serves Putnam and Northern Westchester, providing religious school for preschoolers through young adults and adult education programs. The congregation is particularly sensitive to the varying needs of members; individuals raised in various Jewish traditions, Jews-by-choice and non-Jewish members of congregants' families. The warm atmosphere encourages newcomers to share in all aspects of temple life.


Tu b’Shevat at RTPV

February 10, 2017


Join us for a ecological and spiritual journey into the earth’s bounty

through ritual, music and conversation.


6:30  early service

7:30  Tu b’Shevat Seder

8:15   pot luck dinner

bring a dairy dish to share that highlights the earth’s bounty.

     Shabbat Services are held Friday nights at 8:00 pm, except (usually) the first Friday of each month on which services begin at 6:30 pm and are followed by a potluck supper, Services are led by Rabbis Laurie Levy and Steve Altarescu.  An Oneg with snacks follows. Everyone is encouraged to come & celebrate Shabbat with us..


The Reform Temple of Putnam Valley welcomes Jews
and spiritual seekers of all backgrounds and lifestyles.


the Putnam Valley Reform TempleServices held at 
362 Church Road in Putnam Valley, NY
isit www.rtpv.org for more info.


St. Ambrose of Milan Orthodox Church
     Comes out of the Russian Orthodox tradition but worships using the old Western (Roman) Rite as it existed between the 5th - 9th centuries.

     Sundays at 10:00 am - Liturgy (Mass) followed by breakfast!
          Services held at the Putnam Valley Grange, 2nd Floor
          For more information, contact Archbishop Anthony at (845) 528-5252.

Church of the North American Martyrs:
Located at 55 Oscawana Lake Road in Putnam Valley
Weekend Mass Schedule:
Saturday - 5:00 pm
Sunday - 9:00 am and 11:00 am
Come worship with us!



Temple Israel of Putnam Valley:

Services are held in the Temple Sanctuary, Lake Shore Dr. in Lake Peekskill

All services are free and open to all!
All are invited to attend.

Visit Temple Israel on Facebook



St. Luke's Lutheran Church:
St. Luke's is a warm, loving, family-friendly place to worship here in Putnam Valley, NY. Our Congregation has been serving the Lord and spreading the good news to its communities in the Putnam County & Upper Westchester areas (and beyond) for nearly a century. St. Luke's is an inviting Christian community committed to sharing the gospel to families and people of all ages.
Come join us in prayer and worship ... you'll be glad you did.

Sunday Communion Worship

9:30 a.m.


St. Luke's Lutheran Church welcomes you to join us for our exciting new 2017 VBS program.

Welcome to Rome! Join us for this year’s exciting Bible Adventure! We are experiencing the thrill of traveling back in time to ancient Rome and the underground church! This year’s VBS program will be held July 10th – 14th with a Celebration Sunday on July 16th. Kids of all ages 3- 12 (potty trained 3 year olds through children entering 6th grade) are welcome.


St. Luke's Lutheran Church
65 Oscawana Lake Road  Putnam Valley, NY

Coffee Hour Fellowship are offered Sundays after the service, along with Adult Bible Studies. Confirmation Classes are held in the upper classroom with Pastor Bill Vangor.

Sunday School for children in grades K-5 is available throughout the school year. Classes begin on Sunday during the 9 am service - children begin with their parents at the worship service, and then are led to the classrooms after a blessing at communion. Classes end between 10:30 and 10:45 am.

Music Department
Adult Choir Rehearsals are held every Wenesday beginning at 7:30 pm
Youth Choir Rehearsal and Instrumental Ensemble meet Fridays at 4:30 pm


Putnam Valley Parks & Recreation Department:

Always confirm Events with Parks & Recreation by calling (845) 526-3292

Putnam Valley Senior Center

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