Events & Fundraisers

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Saturday, September 20th, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Rain Date: Sunday, September 21st, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Mulligan's Irish House
2146 New Hackensack Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Calling all Sierrans! Please Donate, Promote, Purchase, Volunteer.

DONATE: Collect and bring donations to Mulligan's on Friday, September 19th between 1 and 6 pm (rain or shine), or early on the date of the sale.

We are looking for donations of books, CD's, toys with all the parts, hiking/camping equipment (including jackets, ski boots, hiking accessories), sporting goods in good condition, tools, antiques, small furniture, kitchen items, glassware, pictures, camera equipment, etc. in good condition. All electronics must be in good working order. We do not sell clothing or shoes. Please clean what you bring.

Can't make it to the Sale or Drop-Off? Let us know. We have volunteers who are willing to pick up goods or they can be dropped off early if need be.

PROMOTE: Let your friends and family know about the sale. Download/print our poster and distribute it wherever you can.

PURCHASE: Come to the sale and find great buys for yourself and others. The benefits are many — low prices, great selection, recycling goods, and helping your local Sierra Club meet challenges!

VOLUNTEER: We can use your help! Please join us! Can you spare 3 hours or more? Let us know. Help is needed on Friday and Saturday. To volunteer or for more information contact David Friedman, Tag Sale Chair, or Marie Caruso, Volunteer Coordinator (see below).

DAY OF SALE ANNOUNCEMENTS: Any rain announcements or special pre-sale announcements will be on our tag sale hotline. Call 845-255-2635.

David Friedman
845-255-2635 (Barner Books)
Cell: 845-701-6229 (calls or text)

Marie Caruso



Sierra Club


Member Discount from Barner Books, New Paltz
Member David Friedman is offering a 10% donation to our Sierra Club, and a modest discount to the shopper, for orders through his website for used or rare books! Use coupon code "MH-Sierra"at checkout.

ExCom Meetings
First Wednesdays except August

Village Hall of New Paltz
25 Plattekill Avenue
New Paltz

Meetings are open to any member. Each year the group elects 3 members for 3 three-year terms, but often there are vacancies on the nine-member board. If you're interested in serving, please do attend.

Brainstorming Party Fundraising Ideas

  • silent auction
  • jazz night
  • contra dance
  • winetasting
  • catered dinner
  • rep. theatre
  • folksong evening
  • videos, but with speakers and refreshments too
  • guided walks
  • sponsored walks (like the Hikeathon)
  • boat ride
  • bus trips
  • rent Clearwater sloop for a day
  • apple-picking

Your board would appreciate feedback... more ideas... workers... volunteers to take charge of one of these ideas and run with it... let us know!

National Sierra Club Calendars,Books & Giftwrap