Two special events evenings highlight the 2023 season of the free Summer Music Series sponsored by the Claverack Republican Club at the Claverack Town Park, 91 Church St.
On Thursday, July 20, there will be a promotion for Everlasting Hope Animal Rescue featuring DJ Jack Bogarski. The evening will include discussions and displays of the group’s activities and success stories in finding homes for needy pets. Participants are encouraged (but not required) to bring pet foods, blankets and other creature comforts for animals still under Everlasting Hope’s care, awaiting their forever homes.
Thursday, August 17 brings Emergency Services Appreciation Night, the club’s annual salute to area fire, police, EMS and dispatch personnel. The night usually attracts a large number of fire trucks and other equipment from local companies and a features variety of activities related to emergency services, including the presentation of the club’s annual “Claverack Cares” award. Returning from last year is the popular band Eli’s Gin.
The grounds open at 6 p.m. both nights with the music getting underway at 7 p.m. Admission is free. A wide array of refreshments are available at the snack bar.