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Sep 27 2019 | 01:03 PM

    Fund raiser for M-W High School Scholarships

    Designer Bag Bingo will be part of the fun on Friday, Oct. 4, when the Monroe Rotary sponsors a scholarship fund raiser at Monroe Presbyterian Church, 142 Stage Road, Monroe.

    Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and Bingo starts at 7 p.m.

    The $40 entry fee buys 10 games. There will also be chances to win door prizes, 50/50 and tricky trays. Wine and beer will be available to purchase, but participants are asked to bring snacks for their table.

    For additional information, call Elaine Smith at 845-783-2265 or 845-662-6253.

    Run for Fun

    The YMCA Run for Fun, sponsored by Todd Lyons Paving, will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, from 9 a.m. to noon at the South Orange Y, 45 Gilbert St. Ext. in Monroe.

    Races include a 5K Color Run for those age 7 and older ($30 entry fee through Oct. 4 or $35 on race day) and Kids Color Dash ($12 through Oct. 4 or $15 on race day).

    You can also organize friends and family for a team challenge to honor a loved or promote your business ($150 for teams of up to 5 members; $250 for teams of 6-10 members).

    A post-race barbecue is free for runners and children 4 and under, $7 for ages 5-11, and $10 for ages 10 and older.

    To register, visit www.active.com or go to the Y.

    For more information, call Michele Bernieri at 845-956-1488 or email mbernieri@middletownymca.org.

    Harriman Engine Co. 7 hosts pancake breakfast Oct. 6.

    The volunteers of Harriman Engine Co. 7 will host a pancake breakfast on Sunday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. to noon at the firehouse on 7 Short St.

    In addition to breakfast, guest will have a chance to meet the men and woman who serve the community.

    The menu will include: pancakes, eggs, bacon and sausage, plus coffee, tea and juice.

    Tickets are: $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for kids 6 and under.

    Town of Monroe Food Truck Festival set for Oct. 19

    The Town of Monroe's next Food Truck Festival will be held Saturday, Oct. 19, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 61 O&R Road.

    Proceeds from the festival will benefit Make-A-Wish of Hudson Valley.

    A Taste of Monroe fund raiser scheduled for Oct. 22

    Towns 4 Troops, a local charity organization supporting active-duty military and their families, is hosting "A Taste of Monroe" fundraising event on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 6 to 9 p.m.

    "A Taste of Monroe" will be held at American Legion Post 488, 532 Lakes Road in Monroe.

    Buy a plate and enjoy samples from the top restaurants and caterers in the community. Among those already committed to the evening are: Angelo's, Bourbon Street, Village Hands, Hops Craft Beer Burger and Captain's Table.

    Tickets are $20 per plate for adults (age 12 and up) and $10 for kids under 12.

    There also will be a Tricky Tray event and 50/50 raffle.