Through April 1
The Margaretville Hospital Thrift Shop is holding a Winter Clearance Sale March 23- Wednesday, April 1. The shop will be offering a $6 Bag Sale on any winter wear clothing... sweaters, long sleeve tops, long pants, winter weight skirts, blazers, suits, robes and pajamas, ski/snow wear. In addition, heavy coats and jackets, skis, poles, ski and regular boots will all be on sale at half-prices. The Thrift Shop is again open from Monday through Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. with extra hours on Wednesday, opening at 10 a.m. The Thrift Shop is located at 850 Main St. in Margaretville. Info: 845 586-3737.
Wednesday, March 25
Margaretville physician, Dr. Paul Llobet will address the Andes Roundtable. Dr. Llobet and his wife, Holly, who is also a physician, joined a team that traveled to Tibet last summer, established clinics, and treated thousands of residents there. Working under primitive conditions with only generator provided electricity. Their positivism and gregarious personalities quickly bonded them to their new patients. The Andes Roundtable invited Dr. Llobet to speak of his Tibetan mission and his impressions and observations of the people there. The public is welcome to come and hear him. Hunting Tavern, 7 p.m.
Friday, March 27
The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital and Mountainside Residential Care Center will sponsor a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday, March 27 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. at Mountainside. Donors must be over the age of 17. Reservations are appreciated for the Blood Drive and may be made by calling 800 733-2767 or 845 586-4028. Walk-ins are also welcome. Mountainside is located at 42158 State Route 28, Margaretville.