Knights of Columbus sponsor festivities
The Knights of Columbus, Loretto Council #536, is sponsoring an Oktoberfest at Mayor’s Park in Cold Spring from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. (rain or shine) on Saturday, Oct. 11. There will be German food, German beer and German desserts. Admission is free. Music will be provided by Highland Harper Candace L. Coates (2 to 3 p.m.) and local musicians Greg Phillips (3 to 4 p.m.), Jeff Lutz (4 to 5 p.m.) and DJ Radio Fred (1 to 2 p.m. and 5 to 8 p.m.).
A portion of the net proceeds will be donated to local charities and Our Lady of Loretto Parish. The Knights support several programs during the year such as the Philipstown Food Pantry, Hope for Youth Foundation, two to three scholarship awards to high school seniors, Easter egg hunt, winter coat drive and many more.
Local meteorologist Jim Witt will also be available to sign the 2015 Hudson Valley Weather Calendar, which will be on sale from 1 to 5 p.m.