APRIL 17: Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce breakfast, 7:30-9 a.m., Diamond Mills Hotel & Tavern, 25 S. Partition St., Saugerties. Guest speakers: Pat Ryan and Jack Hayes, candidates in the April 30 special election for interim Ulster County executive. Q&A will be part of program. Cost: $25 for chamber members paid in advance, $30 for members at the door, $25 for others. Reservations required at (845) 338-5100 or bit.ly/2CAS3LL.
APRIL 17: Association of Fundraising Professionals webinar, “How to Have a Successful Capital Campaign in Today’s Hyper Busy World,” St. Luke’s Cornwall Hospital, Drake Conference Room, 70 Dubois St., Newburgh. Lunch at 12:15 p.m., webinar at 1 p.m., discussion at 2 p.m. Presenter: Andrea Kihlstedt, 30-year fundraising veteran. Free for AFP members, $25 for others. Lunch included. RSVP to mhvafp.gmail@com. Checks should be made payable to AFP Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter and mailed to AFP Mid-Hudson Valley Chapter, 30 Scott’s Corners Drive, Suite 203, Montgomery, N.Y. 12549.
APRIL 18: Ribbon-cutting ceremony, 9:30 a.m., NCG Cinema, Hudson Valley Mall, 1300 Ulster Ave. (Route 9W), town of Ulster.
APRIL 25: Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce mixer, 5-7 p.m., Pine Ridge Dude Ranch, 30 Cherrytown Road, Kerhonkson. Complimentary refreshments will be served. Must be 21 or older to attend. Free for chamber members and prospective members. Reservations required at (845) 338-5100 or bit.ly/2NJ49Hg.
APRIL 30: YUP (Young Ulster Professionals) meet-up, 6-8 p.m., Savona’s Next Door, 11 Broadway, Kingston. Complimentary finger foods, cash bar. Admission is free. Registration required at (845) 338-5100 or bit.ly/2I4oQxm.
MAY 4: YUP (Young Ulster Professionals) Kingston Clean Sweep, 9 a.m. to noon, meet at Friends of Historic Kingston, corner of Wall and Main streets, Kingston. Trash blags and gloves provided. Registered participants get a free T-shirt. Register at (845) 338-5100 or bit.ly/2UE7JrU.
MAY 7: “Savvy Social Security Planning” workshop, 6:30 p.m., Ulster Savings Bank, 180 Schwenk Drive, Kingston. Session will last 60-90 minutes. Admission is free. Reserve at ulstersavings.com/workshops (use workshop promo code UFS050719). More info: Tina Tinnie, (845) 338-6322, ext. 3352, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MAY 16: “Savvy IRA Planning for Baby Boomers” workshop, 6:30 p.m., Ulster Saving Bank, 180 Schwenk Drive, Kingston. Event will last 60 to 90 minutes. Admission is free. Reserve at www.ulstersavings.com/workshops (use workshop promo code UFS051619). More info: Tina Tinnie, (845) 338-6322, ext. 3352, or email@example.com.
MAY 21: Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce mixer, 5-7 p.m., Ashokan Center, 477 Beaverkill Road, Olivebridge. Complimentary refreshments will be served. Must be 21 or older to attend. Free for chamber members and prospective members. Reservations required at (845) 338-5100 or bit.ly/2G74Ec0.
MAY 23: Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce breakfast, 7:30-9 a.m., Best Western Plus hotel, 503 Washington Ave., Kingston. Topic: New and expanding trails in Ulster County. Speakers: Tim Weidemann, assistant deputy Ulster County executive, and Chris White, deputy director of Ulster County Planning Department. Cost: $25 for chamber members in advance, $30 for members at the door, $35 for others. Reservations required at (845) 338-5100 or bit.ly/2VK8Qng.
JUNE 18: MAY 4: YUP (Young Ulster Professionals) meet-up and kayaking, 6-8 p.m., Kingston Point Beach, 102-144 Delaware Ave., Kingston. Admission is free. Reservations required at (845) 338-5100. Kayaks will be provided at no charge to the first 20 people who register and don’t have their own.
JULY 13: Young Ulster Professionals (YUP) trip to Yankee Stadium for Blue Jays-Yankees game. Bus boards at 8 a.m. at Trailways corporate office, 499 Hurley Ave., Hurley. Seats are in Section 306 (Budweiser Party Deck, right field corner). Ninety minutes of food, draft beer and nonalcoholic beverages starting 30 minutes after gates open. Menu includes Nathan’s hot dogs, burgers and salads. Game starts at 1:05 p.m.; gates open two hours earlier. Trip is open to all in the local business community. More info and registration: (845) 338-5100.
APRIL 24: Business Alliance of Kingston brown-bag lunch, noon to 1:15 p.m., The Kirkland, 2 Main St., Kingston. Presentations by Julia Farr, of the Kingston Land Trust, about the African burial ground on Pine Street; and Kevin O’Connor, of RUPCO, on the agency’s current projects. Cost: $5. Bring you own lunch; drinks and dessert will be served. Register at conta.cc/2UAV2z3.
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