Public invited to see animals at center visit

Margaretville — Animals from the Bailiwick Ranch and Discovery Zoo will be making a visit to Mountainside Residential Care Center in Margaretville on Wednesday, Aug. 19 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
The community is welcome to stop by Mountainside and join residents who will enjoy the visits by the many unusual animals. Among the special guests will be a baby lemur, a kinkajou (honey bear from the rainforest) a lamb, a miniature pony, a boa constrictor, turtles and other cuddly animals.
This special visit is in keeping with Mountainside’s policy of encouraging Pet Therapy, which has been proven as a means of improving the quality of life for skilled nursing facility residents.
Visitors should check in at the front desk in the Mountainside lobby.
Mountainside is an 82-bed skilled nursing facility that was established in 1994. For more information about the facility’s offerings, or to arrange a tour, please call 845 586-1800.