Community Events and Activities

Autism Move-A-Thon of Orange County is Oct. 13

The 16th Annual Autism Move-A-Thon of Orange County will be held from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, October 13 at Thomas Bull Memorial Park Day Camp Area, Route 416, Montgomery. Entry fee is $5 per person. Registration is onside; walk-ins welcome. Entry for an individual with autism is free.

One mile walk, bounce houses, obstacle course, resource vendors, food for purchase, sensory activity tables with arts and crafts, DJ for music and dancing, giant raffle, autism awareness merchandise for sale, and more.

For information or special accommodations, contact your AMOC advisors through the Mental Health Association of Orange County, Inc. As to speak to the Developmental Disabilities Family Support Program Team: 845-342-2400.

  • Jessica Markman, DDFS Supervisor, ext. 1253
  • Taryn Lisa, DDFS Associate, ext. 1254

We are currently seeking sponsors, vendors, and donations of products, services or gift certificates for our giant raffle. Please consider helping in any way that you can. Together we can make a huge difference in the lives of individuals and families affected by autism.

Thank you for your time and consideration in this matter. For more information, please contact one of our volunteers at 845-342-2400 ext.1307 or e-mail us at parentsrunamoc@gmail.com.

Goshen Pack 63 Recruitment Night Sept. 20

Goshen Cub Scouts Pack 63 will host a recruitment night for boys in grades K-5 on Friday, Sept. 20, 7 p.m.,  Goshen Intermediate School cafeteria. If you have any questions, please email goshencubscoutpack63@gmail.com

Autism and Adaptive Swim Programs available

Autism Swim Program: $225 per person for five 30-minute private lessons with an autism swim certified instructor.

Adaptive Swim Program: $225 per person for five 30-minute private lessons with a swim angelfish certified instructor. This swim program is for people with physical disabiltites, attention difficulties, anxiety, (ASD), sensory challenges and coordination difficulties.

Lessons take place at Union Avenue Community Fitness Center, 565 Union Avenue, New Windsor. Visit www.communityfitnesscenter.com or call 845-561-4700.

Goshen Public Library & Historical Society

There are several programs for children and families at the Goshen Public Library! Learn more about the children’s programs.

Goshen Little League registration

Tee ball, baseball and softball for boys and girls ages 4-16. To register, visit www.goshenlittleleague.com.