ANDES MUSICAL

Andes Musical Moments will present a pre-Thanksgiving chamber music concert by the Arabesque Trio from the Hudson Valley Chamber Society. The concert is scheduled for Sunday November 24th at 3 P.M. in the Victorian Photo Home and Studio of Leigh Infield located directly opposite St. Anne’s Church on Main Street. The trio consists of Bassoonist…

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE ANDES COMMUNITY

To the Editor,   My wife, Janet and I came back home to Andes for the recent Community Day festivities. A number of others in the family came with us. It was a fun day for all and so good to see so many old friends. Sadly, as we all grow older, there are fewer…

ACS PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION HAPPENINGS

A look back at the 2001-2002 School Year by Anne Barrett v To reward students for showing good behavior, kindness, and citizenship, we provided the teachers with “Good Egg Awards” redeemable at the school store. v We financed the ACS Faculty Association’s Fund for Academic Achievement. v With community support, we organized an Easter Egg…

MOUNTAINEER TRACKS – November 2002

by John M. Burkhart Superintendent of Schools Happy Thanksgiving! During the month of November we not only give thanks for all that we have but also for all that our Veterans have sacrificed for us. Mark your calendar as school is closed in honor of Veterans Day on November 11th and for Thanksgiving Vacation on…

ARTISAN PATHS IN ANDES

by Alan Galowitz Our Artisan Paths show was only slightly dampened by the threat of rain. At The Painted Cow, headquarters for the affair, Pat Matakas was working magic with her artificial flowers. How wrong I was to consider artificial flowers tacky. Pat makes their creation into an art. She gathers her flowers at the…

READING JUST FOR THE FUN OF IT

by Wilma Mazo Who says fairy tales are only for children! I just read one, and I assure you, that Colleen McCullough’s book The Ladies of Missalonghi (spelled with an “a”, the old fashioned way, and not with an “o”) is not for children. Yet, it has all the characteristics of a true fairy tale:…