Palisades Community Center News - October 2013

Blooming Hill Organic Farm CSA
While we wait for our Winter farmers’ market to begin in mid-January, every Friday morning individual bags of just-picked organic fruit and veggies are dropped off at the PCC.

Bags are $40 each. We also offer Balthazar Bread and organic eggs. Order when you want. If you would like to try it, contact: Alice Buchanan at or Carol Baxter at

Fall Events

Annual Antique and Collectible Sale: Saturday & Sunday, October 19 & 20,9:00am-3:00pm.
To donate books, contact Eileen at:

Annual Scarecrows & Pumpkins:
Sunday, October 20 12:00-2:00pm

Annual Winter Coat Drive:
Drop off coats, sweaters, boots, scarves, etc. for ALL age groups to be donated to People to People.
Monday, October 14 - Sunday, October 20, 10:00am-4:00pm

Fall Classes

Something for everyone

Youth Classes

Sewing Class Mondays:
4:00-6:00pm, Ages 8-14 with Vivian Burns of So You Sewing & Design Studio. 10 weeks! 10 different sewing projects!

Yoga for Kids: Tuesdays 5:30- 6:30 pm Ages 8-12 with Wendy Messano of The Little Shanti Yoga Studio.

Young Artist Class: Thursdays 3:30-5:20pm, Ages 8-12 with Marilyn Friedman, formerly of the Vytlacil Campus of the Art Students League

Okinawa Karate: Tuesdays & Thursdays 7:00pm with Chris Chin of Nine Dragons Martial Arts

Adult Classes

Body Toning: Tuesday & Thursday 9:30am with Kim Seaman formerly of The Workout Zone.

Adult Art Class: Thursdays 1:00-3:00pm with Marilyn Friedman, formerly of the Vytlacil Campus of the Art Students League

Pilates & MoTone Class:
Thursdays 5:30-6:15pm with Margie Goldstein of Palisades Rehab, Sports and Wellness Center

Okinawa Karate: Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30pm with Chris Chin of Nine Dragons Martial Arts For further information or to register for classes: e-mail

16th Annual Manhattan Short Film Festival
Our Fourth Year!
You are the Judge
Saturday, October 5, 7:30pm. Doors open at 7:00pm.

Advance Sale: $20 Includes refreshments

At the door: $25 (PCC members: $20)
Ten short films, all under 15 minutes in length, were selected from 628 entries from 48 countries. The festival will be held in over 300 cities spanning 6 continents.

All filmgoers will decide the winning film by voting for their favorite short. Some previous films have gone on to becoming Oscar nominees. This is a sell-out event, so purchase your tickets early!

Board members: Carol Baxter, President • Alice Buchanan, Vice President Carol Knudson, Secretary • Andrew Nelson, Treasurer • Michele Balm • Mary Ann Brueckner Lyn Fowler • Dr. Leo Keegan • Michael Tersigni • Honorary Board member Dr. Virginia McCauley
Rental Coordinator: Eileen Larkin, (845) 359-6589