JudyMaria Gazette

GARDEN THERAPY:  SHORT SHRUBS SHINING STILL –MARCH 2021

GARDEN THERAPY:  SHORT SHRUBS SHINING STILL --MARCH 2021

A while back, the nursery industry and horticulturists recognized the need for more compact shrubs for home landscapes and have been introducing new options ever since. Many have arrived in the last two decades while I have been an active professional and paying attention!

FIELD NOTES: FOND MEMORIES — MARCH 2021

FIELD NOTES: FOND MEMORIES -- MARCH 2021

Take my memorable incidents that occurred back in my surfing days: One was when I was joined by a friendly porpoise when surfing a lonely beach down in Peru, unforgettable and quite fond.

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS –MARCH 2021

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS --MARCH 2021

  I would like to congratulate our elementary Students of the Month:  Colton Weaver, Lykah DePierro, Skyler Tosi, Matthew Liddle and Faith Sass.  Keep up all the great work and effort.

COZYING UP TO GEORGE WASHINGTON — MARCH 2021

COZYING UP TO GEORGE WASHINGTON -- MARCH 2021

By Judy Garrison Did you know that George Washington had little schooling and no college? That deficit of formal education bothered him throughout his life but didn’t prevent him from writing beautifully, reading widely and having a highly developed and curious mind. Did you know that his mother, Mary Washington, a life-long complainer and apparently…

LIBRARY NOTES–MARCH 2021

LIBRARY NOTES--MARCH 2021

   Lastly, if anyone needs assistance filling out or printing any forms related to Covid vaccinations or anything else requiring online forms and registrations, printing, faxing, scanning, please call 845-676-3333 or email an.ill@4cls.org any time Monday through Thursday and I will be happy to assist you with these tasks. I am also looking for more volunteers to help at the library—computer skills are a huge plus!

THIS WAS NOT POETRY: A PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT–MARCH 2021

THIS WAS NOT POETRY: A PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT--MARCH 2021

Wouldn’t it be easier if tow trucks could be approved for both the NYS Thruway restricted zone and the unrestricted zone?! One of the tow guys said there are some towing services which have that approval but that it’s a “NY State thing” and how a service is approved, or not, is a mystery….Agatha!