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Welcome!, published by First Connections, Inc., is a helpful online resource of information for anyone living in, playing in, or thinking of moving to the Ulster County, New York area. Online assists residents, newcomers, and visitors with information on local businesses & services, schools, lessons & enrichment activities, kids' birthday party options, day camps & seasonal programs, home improvement services, lodging, recreation, township details, gift ideas & shopping local, community resources & health & human support services, food & drink, events & happenings, volunteer opportunities, plus so much more.

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March 8 - Pancake Breakfast To Meet the Characters of the Coleman HS Musical Theatre Production Of Mary Poppins

March 20,21,22, 27,28 - Coleman Musical Theatre Presents Mary Poppins

April 22 - 3rd Annual Business Showcase at Novella’s In New Paltz

April 25 - Three Community Leaders To Be Honored At HealthAlliance Foundation's Tulip Ball


Child Care Connections - New Website

Registration for Camp Ulster Opens in March

July 20-31 - Summer Theatre Institute At SUNY Ulster

Teen Job Readiness Walk In Center At Family of Woodstock 

Circle of Friends Summer Nature Camp Enrolling Now

MAC Fit Kids - After School Activity Program (ASAP)


Buttermilk Falls Inn & Spa, Henry's, and Frida's Upcoming

Discounts On Adams Fairacre Farms, JK's Wine & Liquor, Mother Earth's Storehouse, Sunflower Natural Foods, And More

Explore Food In & Around Ulster County & Visit Our Online Dining Guide, Listed By Cuisine


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Stacie Flint - Paintings, Portraiture, Illustrations

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H & R Block - Put Our Expertise To Work On Your Refund

Support Your Local Non-Profit Heroes - Ulster Saving's 2nd Annual Mid-Hudson Heroes Contest

KOSCO And Heritagenergy Partner With United Way To Donate Fuel Oil To Community  

Starting March 19 - MI Project At MHA 

Vassar Brothers Medical Center receives Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence 

Vassar Brothers Medical Center Named Center of Excellence for Lung Screenings 

Steyer's Hudson Valley Automotive Celebrates Over 50 Years In Business

Long Term Care Awareness

You Can Continue To Enroll For Health Insurance

Ulster Savings News

Center for Spectrum Services News 

Mental Health Services HealthAlliance Of The HV Selected As Special Recipient Of Fall For Art 

Free Holistic/Alternative Healthcare Clinics in Ulster County

Free Caregivers and Bereavement Support Groups in Ulster County 

Donate Gifts That Benefit Family Caregivers And Non-Profit Organizations In The Community


Visit's Online Calendar Of Events Page For Additional Annual Events & Festivals

YMCA of Kingston and Ulster County News 

HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley Wellness, Education and Support Programs  

Breast Cancer Options Upcoming Events 

Adams Fairacre Farms Lawn And Garden Shows Through March 8

Annual Seedling And Seed Sale Fundraiser To Benefit CCEUC Master Gardeners’ Program Through March 6 

A.I.R. Studio Gallery News And Events

March 3-5 - Health Quest’s Sleep Medicine Centers To Host Open House Events 

March 7 - Ivy Lodge Assisted Living Welcomes The Ulster County Veterans Service Agency To Review Benefits

Starting March 7 - The Ashokan Center Upcoming Happenings

March 8 - Pancake Breakfast To Meet the Characters of the Coleman HS Musical Theatre Production Of Mary Poppins

Starting March 8 - Health Quest Community Education Training Programs

Starting March 12 - Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce Events

March 14 - Net-Zero-Energy Homes On Budget - Design, Construction & Challenges

March 14-16 - Spring CraftMorristown; New Demonstrations 

March 18, April 16 - Hudson Valley Home Matters Informational Meetings

March 20,21,22, 27,28 - Coleman Musical Theatre Presents Mary Poppins

March 21 - The Ulster Ballet Company Hosts Its 32nd Annual Festival of Dance

Starting March 23 - Esopus Business Alliance Newsflash

Starting March 25 - New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce's News and Upcoming Events

Rondout Valley Business Association (RVBA) News and Upcoming Happenings

Saugerties Chamber of Commerce Happenings and News

Southern Ulster County Chamber of Commerce’s News And Beauty Bonanza & Botox 

April 17 - Women Who Lunch Hudson Valley 

April 22 - 3rd Annual Business Showcase at Novella’s In New Paltz

April 25 - Three Community Leaders To Be Honored At HealthAlliance Foundation's Tulip Ball

May 1-3 - Spring Crafts at Lyndhurst 

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Ulster Savings Charitable Foundation - $2,000 Scholarships Now Available 

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United Way Is Recruiting Community Fund Volunteers

United Way Of Ulster County - Tax Volunteers Make A Difference 

UlsterCorps Action Alerts, News And Volunteer Opportunities

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Real Estate - For Rent
Kingston, NY - RUPCO Now Accepting Housing Applications, Preferenced For Artists

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Disaster Relief Resources

NYS Storm Disaster Relief Resources For Those Affected By Storms Sandy, Irene, Lee

Emergency Preparedness Plan - Are you Ready? 

Severe Weather Preparedness In Your Car - Be Informed, Make A Plan, Build A Kit, Be Involved  

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