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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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October 23-November 20 - Job Readiness Workshop Series For Teens

MAC Fit Kids - After School Activity Program (ASAP)

Before And After School Child Care Referral Service 


Carefree Feel Good Thanksgiving 

Upcoming At Cafe Mezzaluna Bistro Latino In Saugerties

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


Long Term Care Awareness

You Can Continue To Enroll For Health Insurance

October 31-November 8 - Switch Your Checking Account To Ulster Savings For Free Gifts And A Chance To Win A Football Getaway Package

Playgrounds Project 

Emergency Preparedness Plan - Are you Ready? 

Mountainside Residential Care Center Named Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality 

Community Needs Assessment Survey Available To Hudson Valley Residents 

Fall For Art Was A Big Success 

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  

A.I.R. Studio Gallery Upcoming News And Events  

Free Massage for Breast Cancer Survivors 

October Is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Ulster County Office For The Aging Upcoming Events

October 30 - Invitation to the Ulster County Chronic Disease Prevention Council Kick-Off 

October 30 - Free MAKOplasty Lectures At VBMC 

October 30 - Grantseeking Basics Workshop 

November 1 - Health Quest Community Education Training Programs

November 1,2 - Crafts at Purchase: A Fine Craft Event 

Starting November 5 - Ulster Ballet’s Community Events To Benefit “A Christmas Carol”

Starting November 5 - Health Quest's Community Lecture Series 

November 6 - Free Caregiver Seminar 

November 6 - The Center for Healthy Aging in Rhinebeck offers Balance Clinic

Starting November 6 - Ulster County Regional Chamber of Commerce Events

November 7 - Jewish Family Services of Ulster County 7th Annual Circles of Caring Conference 

November 8 - Young Survivors Breast Cancer Conference

November 10 - Get Involved In Local Disaster Preparedness, Response And Recovery Efforts

November 12 - Consider the Conversation Free Program For End-Of-Life Care

November 12 - Fashion Fundraiser Benefits Northern Dutchess Hospital Newborns 

Starting November 13 - Live Well Kingston Coalition Workgroups 

Starting November 13 - Rondout Valley Business Association (RVBA) News and Upcoming Happenings

Starting November 14 - Women Who Lunch Hudson Valley

November 15,16 - Being A Magician In A Muggle World

Starting November 19 - New Paltz Regional Chamber of Commerce News & Upcoming Events

November 22 - Unison's Casino Night 

Starting November 24 - Get Help With Medicare At the Center For Healthy Aging 

Southern Ulster County Chamber of Commerce’s News

Esopus Business Alliance Newsflash

Saugerties Chamber of Commerce Happenings and News

December 7 - Winter Fair And Outdoor Marketplace 

December 12-14 - Holiday Craft Morristown

Starting December 31 - The Ashokan Center Upcoming Happenings

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Real Estate Salesperson Licensing & Professional Development Classes Held In New Paltz And Other Locations 

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Part-Time Job Coach Position at RCAL 

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Foster Grandparent Program 

United Way Of Ulster County - Tax Volunteers Make A Difference 

UlsterCorps Action Alerts, News And Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunity Resources


Real Estate Licensing & Professional Development Education

Real Estate Wanted

Vacation Rentals & Lodging

How to Submit Real Estate Property Listings


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  

Preparedness Checklists For Storms & Hurricanes

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Moondance Ridge Bed and Breakfast of New PaltzYMCA of Kingston and Ulster CountyNew Paltz Regional Chamber of CommerceRondout Valley Business AssociationUniversal Maps Southern Ulster County, New YorkSouthern Ulster Chamber of CommerceUlster County Regional Chamber of CommerceSaugerties Chamber of Commerce - Discover Saugerties NYus Business AllianceStacie Flint, Expressionist Paintings and Portrait CommissionsGood Life Youth Journal




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