‘Bienvenidos a Fleischmanns’ showing Sunday

 There will be a showing of the film “Bienvenidos a Fleischmanns” at the Skene Memorial Library, Main Street in Fleischmanns on Sunday, Aug. 22 at 2 p.m.

The film is a documentary on the vibrant Mexican community in Fleischmanns including where they came from in Mexico, how they arrived in the Catskills via New York City and Newburgh, and why Fleischmanns was chosen. There is fascinating footage regarding the lives of many of these residents today. The film will be shown by the filmmaker Jessica Vecchione. 

The film is free and open to the public. Call 254-4581.