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Waterman Bird Club Field Trip: Shawangunk Grassland Nat. Wildlife Refuge Call: Barbara for time and meeting place @ 845-297-6701. .

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10:00 am-5:00 pm Member Exhibition Exhibition of works by Garrison Art Center members. Garrison Art Center, Garrison.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Snow Tubing 90 minute sessions on groomed trails. Weather permitting. Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Montgomery.

10:00 am-7:30 pm Outdoor Ice Skating Scheduled sessions, weather permitting with additional times during school holidays. Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Bear Mountain.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Winter Exhibit Group exhibit featuring some of the region’s artists working in a variety of media. Kate Hamilton, Andrea Moreau, Louise Laplante, Elizabeth Coyne, Laura Von Rosk and Eileen Murphy offer a mix of both large scale fabric installation and finely detailed drawings, painting and collage. Exhibit will display through 1/22. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Winter Holiday Art Exhibition Presented by the Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc. and Bannerman Island Gallery. Show will exhibit through 1/29. The exhibition will be a small works art show. Gallery Hours for the duration of the show are Saturdays and Sundays from 12noon – 5pm and weekdays by chance and appointment. Bannerman Island Gallery (BIG), Beacon.

12:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

12:00 pm-3:00 pm Warwick Jazz Brunch The Iron Forge Inn continues it's monthly jazz brunch with The Skye Jazz Trio. The Iron Forge Inn, Warwick.

12:00 pm-4:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

1:00 pm-3:00 pm Pallet Puppet Theatre offers Spanish Puppet Lesson Ongoing on Sundays, 1-3pm. Materials for kids provided. The Green Palette,Medusa Antique Center Building, New Paltz.

1:00 pm-4:00 pm Urban Zen Integrative Self-Care 3-Session Master Class Series for Therapists and Healthcare Professionals, facilitated by Mary-Beth Charno, RN, MSN, APRN-C. Jan 22nd, Feb 26th, & March 26th. For details & to advance register:wellnessembodiedcenter.com/urban-zen.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

1:30 pm-3:30 pm Elting Library Scrabble Club Ages 18 & up please. All levels of play welcome. Scrabbles sets provided. Meets in the Study Room. Elting Memorial Library, New Paltz.

2:00 pm-4:00 pm Audition Notice: Hudson Valley Playwrights Casting for male and female roles, ages 14 to 70. Performances are in April. Hudson Valley Playwrights will present four new short plays at the Morton Memorial Library and Community House as part of a larger multi-media art show depicting life for the average middle class family from the 1950s to now. THE PLAYS: “The Note” by Marianna Boncek, “Shuttlecock” by Dana Page, “Daddy’s Girl” by Nadeen Currie, and "Live Free or Die" by Elaine Fernandez. Morton Memorial Library & Community House, Rhinecliff.

3:00 pm Woodstock Ultimate Disc Ongoing games -Sundays at 3pm. A free, casual, co-ed pickup game. Athletic Fields, Woodstock.

3:00 pm-5:00 pm LGBTQ Task Force to Undo Mass Incarceration and Institutional Racism Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center, Kingston.

3:00 pm Saugerties Pro Musica Fiddle Concert: Strawberry Hill Fiddlers Saugerties United Methodist Church, Saugerties.

3:00 pm-5:00 pm Zachary Skinner Artist Talk and Closing Reception Winter Residency 2017 artist in residence Zachary Skinner will discuss his Geo-Co-Lab project at Matteawan Gallery. Matteawan Gallery, Beacon.

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Woodstock Community Drum Circle Sponsored by Birds of a Feather and Timekeeper Drums. Broadcast on Woodstock 104 at 8pm. All drummers, dancers are welcome. Meets every Sunday, 4-6pm. Admission is free, donations appreciated. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

5:00 pm-6:30 pm Restorative Yoga with Kate Hagerman A gentle, supportive practice designed to bring stillness to the body and mind. A perfect way to wrap up the weekend. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

6:00 pm 12 Grapes KIDS Open Mic Night Acoustic. The once-monthly Kids Open Mic is a showcase for talented musicians and singers ages 6 - 17. Sign-up begins at 5:30pm. Kids under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. 12 Grapes Music & Wine Bar, Peekskill.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm Death by 10,000 Culverts How Dams and Culverts are Disconnecting Our Streams and What Communities are Doing To Reconnect. Sponsored by Boat Brigade of the WRWA. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

7:00 pm Gaelic Storm Celtic! Paramount Hudson Valley Theater, Peekskill.

7:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Main Stage Kenny Werner Trio. Piano Jazz. The Falcon Main Stage, Marlboro.

8:00 pm Live Latin Jazz Every Sunday! Happy Hour begins from 6-8pm. No cover for this event. The Lodge, Woodstock.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Low-Cost Spay Neuter Cats $70. Dogs $120 & up. All surgeries include rabies vaccine. By appointment only. 845-343-1000. tara-spayneuter.org Multiple locations.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

8:30 am-9:30 am Free Daily Silent Sitting Meditation On-going every Morning, seven days a week, 8:30-9:30am in the Amitabha Shrine Room. For info contact Jan Tarlin, 845-679-5906. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, Woodstock.

9:00 am-9:50 am Senior Fit Dance for Seniors with Adah Frank Dance and movement for strength and flexibility. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Bring a mat. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am Settled and Serving in Place (Kingston Chapter) A social self-help group for seniors who want to remain in their homes and community. Olympic Diner, Kingston.

9:30 am-3:30 pm ServSafe® Food Safety Manager Certification Course A one-day ServSafe® Food Safety Manager Certification (and Re-Certification) class each month in 2017 for food service managers and employees. The class is designed to facilitate a review of the ServSafe® Manager textbook. The certification is valid for five years and allows participants to bolster their resumes and build their skill base in regard to food safety best practices. Participants must be 18 or older and are required to purchase and study the ServSafe® Manager, 6th Edition Textbook with Exam, available at servsafe.com/announcing-6th-edition prior to taking the class, even if re-certifying. Please bring a bagged lunch. Please register at least 30 days prior to the course date to ensure a seat and allow yourself time to study the textbook. CCEUC Education Center, Kingston.

10:00 am-12:00 pm Senior Drama with Edith LeFever Comets of Woodstock focuses on improvisation, acting exercises, monologues & scenes. Interested seniors are welcome to sit in. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-11:30 am Iyengar Yoga Level I with Barbara Boris For students new to Iyengar, the basis of the method is taught in standing poses. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-5:30 pm Exhibit: Jessica Scott, Photographer Hours: M, Tu 10-5:30, Wed 10-8, Thur 11-5, Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, Sun closed. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library/Duck Pond Gallery, Port Ewen.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

11:00 am-12:00 pm Chair Yoga with Kathy Foley Chair yoga is a very helpful way for those who need extra support in enjoying the benefits of yoga. Using chairs for support. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

12:15 pm Rhinebeck Rotary Club Meeting Beekman Arms, Rhinebeck.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Needlework Group Knitters, crocheters, rug hookers & stitchers of all types and beginners welcome. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

2:00 pm-4:00 pm Senior Painting Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

3:00 pm-5:00 pm Math Help Get those pencils sharpened! Phyllis Rosato is here to answer all of your math questions, from kindergarten to calculus. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

3:30 pm-4:30 pm Amateur Guitar Jam Join this casual gathering of acoustic musicians. Bring your own guitar. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

3:30 pm-4:30 pm Music inspired by Romeo and Juliet Professor Jeffrey Engel presents one of the best works based on Romeo and Juliet, the superb ballet by Serge Prokofiev. The Fountains at Millbrook, Millbrook.

3:30 pm Music inspired by Romeo and Juliet Shakespeare inspired more music than any other writer, even though much of it dates from nearly two hundred years after his death. Professor Jeffrey Engel returns to The Fountains to detail the eclipse and the rebirth of Shakespeare’s reputation as he presents one of the best works based on Romeo and Juliet, the superb ballet by Serge Prokofiev. The afternoon will include musical excerpts from the ballet as well as scenes from a performance by Rudolf Nureyev and Dame Margot Fonteyn. Free of charge and open to the public with advanced reservations. The Fountains at Millbrook, Millbrook.

4:00 pm-5:00 pm Muay Thai for Kids For ages 5 to 13. Children learn the basics of the art of the eight limbs with our knowledgeable instructors. Build confidence and personal strength. Free. Free ongoing class. Stockade, Kingston.

4:15 pm-5:30 pm Healthy Back Class w/ Anne Olin Build strength and increase flexibility and range of motion with attention to your special needs. Class is on-going and meets on Mondays, 4:15-5:30pm. 28 West Gym, Glenford.

5:30 pm-6:40 pm Trauma Sensitive Yoga 6-Session Group facilitated by Monique A. Dauphin, LMHC. Please see website for details & to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/trauma-sensitive-yoga.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Quiz Bowl Practice If your child is interested in everything the dairy or equine industry has to offer, this is the 4-H program for him/her! Youth must be between the ages of 8 and 18. Extension Education Center, Hudson.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm MEETING OF ENJAN (End The New Jim Crow Action Network) A Hudson Valley network dedicated to fighting racist policies of racial profiling, police brutality, and mass incarceration (the "New Jim Crow"). New Progressive Baptist Church, Kingston.

7:00 pm Towne Crier’s Open Mic Night Towne Crier Cafe, Beacon.

7:15 pm Mid-Hudson Women’s Chorus Free Open Rehearsal. No auditions required. St. James United Methodist Church, Kingston.

7:30 pm The Waterman Bird Club’s Monthly Meeting Richard Guthrie, expert birder and host of WAMC Radio’s “Bird Talk,” will give a program called “Cuba-Birds-People-Cars-Cigars.” He recently traveled Cuba, now one of the most sought-after destinations by American birders. It is home to 368 species of birds, including 25 endemic species such as the Bee Hummingbird, the world’s smallest bird. Join us for a fascinating look at our newest birding frontier. The public is welcome to attend the Waterman Bird Club's monthly meetings. Interested visitors may obtain information about the club and stay for refreshments after the program. Freedom Plains Church Parish Hall, Freedom Plains.

8:00 pm Industry Night at The Lodge Featuring live funk with Fishin' Chicken. Happy Hour all Night! The Lodge, Woodstock.

8:00 pm Monday Jazz Quinn’s, Beacon.

7:30 am-8:30 am Free Weekly Community Meditation All are welcome for silent sitting and walking meditation. For optional beginner instruction, please arrive at 7:20. Drop-in attendance welcome. Cushions, back-jacks, and chairs available. Donations welcome. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

7:30 am-9:00 am Hatha I/II with Carisa Borrello Early morning Yoga, a great class to transition from beginners to intermediate Yoga. Explore the finer points of postures and breathing exercises. The Living Seed Yoga & Holistic Health Center, New Paltz.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

9:00 am-10:00 am Senior Dance with Inyo Charbonneau The emphasis is on fun while benefiting from strengthening and aerobic exercise and celebrating life. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Black and White on the Green Printmakers from the Woodstock School of Art exhibition, will be offering a wide range of traditional and contemporary printmaking methods, including drypoints, lithographs, linoleum cuts, solarplate etchings and monotypes, created by local artists who work together at the School. Show exhibits through 3/3. Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty, Kingston.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am Gyrotonic Tower Class Using natural body spinal movements to decompress and strengthen the spine. It emphasizes full mobility of the joints and lengthening of the fascia and skeletal system. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

9:30 am The Saugerties Seniors Meeting Settled and Serving in Place (SSIP)is a social self-help group for seniors who want to remain in their homes and community. Village Diner, Saugerties.

9:30 am Serving and Staying in Place – SSIP/New Paltz Regular Tuesday social breakfast meeting for seniors who want to remain in their own home and community. Plaza Diner, New Paltz.

9:30 am-9:50 am Bouncing Babies Story Time Laptime stories, songs and fingerplays. Birth to 24 months old. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am-11:00 am Level I Yoga with Jory Serota Taught in the Iyengar style. The basis of the method is taught in standing poses and other fundamental postures. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am The Country Scrappers & Stampers Meeting Come for the whole day or drop by for an hour or two. New members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Ongoing. Walker Valley Schoolhouse, Walker Valley.

10:00 am-10:45 am Terrific Twos and Threes Story Time Books, action rhymes, music and crafts. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

10:00 am-10:45 am Community Play Space Rugs, toys and books are spread out for kids to play with after laptime. Everyone welcome. Meet new friends, see old friends. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

10:00 am-4:00 pm Storewide Fiction Sale to Kick Off 2017 for Friends of the Poughkeepsie Library Book Store Storewide sale of all fiction, including science fiction and children’s, kicks off 2017 for the Friends of the Poughkeepsie Library’s Book Store. All hard cover fiction, including children’s and young adult titles will be priced at 50 cents each, trade or oversized paperbacks at 25 cents, and standard paperbacks at 10 cents. Sale runs through 1/26, store hours: 10 am to 4 pm Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Friends of the Poughkeepsie Library Book Store, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-5:30 pm Exhibit: Jessica Scott, Photographer Hours: M, Tu 10-5:30, Wed 10-8, Thur 11-5, Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, Sun closed. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library/Duck Pond Gallery, Port Ewen.

10:00 am-4:00 pm Storewide Sale of All Fiction Books Kicks Off 2017 A storewide sale of all fiction, including science fiction, romance and children’s. All hard cover fiction, including children’s and young adult titles will be priced at 50 cents each, trade or oversized paperbacks at 25 cents, and standard paperbacks at 10 cents. More than 20,000 books will be available on the store’s shelves in a wide variety of other categories including history, cookbooks, military, travel and others will be available at their regular prices of $2 or less. A selection of individually priced special books are also available. Friends of the Poughkeepsie Library Book Store, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10:30 am Pilates Equipment Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

10:30 am-11:30 am Together Tuesdays Janice leads this story, craft, and play hour for kids birth through preschool. Come join the friendly gang of local parents. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Esopus Artist Group Join this ongoing session of art making. Bring your own supplies. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

3:00 pm-6:00 pm Weekly Community Acupuncture with Kristin Misik For details and to schedule appointments: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/accupuncture.html. Held in the Education Annex. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

4:00 pm-5:00 pm Youth Hang-Time Ages 9-13 Event includes crafts, outdoor games, book discussions, movies, wii and informal hangouts. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Library Lab: Computer Help The Highland Library will be offering individual appointments to meet with a librarian about all your computer/tech related questions! Highland Public Library, Highland.

5:00 pm-10:00 pm Art Exhibit: Pasquale Leuzzi Africa- Its People, Landscapes, and Wildlife A diverse display of photographs of its beautiful people, stunning landscapes, astounding wildlife of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater. Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat, 1-6pm. Exhibit displays through 1/28. Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Weekly Sitting Meditation w/ Walking Meditation Instruction available. On-going Tues, 6-7pm. Free & open to the public. Sky Lake Meditation Center, Rosendale.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Vinyasa Community Class with Selena Reynolds An informative community class open to all levels. Reduced-price. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm SUNY Ulster Seeks Participation from Ulster County Community 
for Focus Groups on Adult Educational Needs SUNY Ulster is hosting four focus group meetings to obtain input from Ulster County adults who have never attended college or attended but never earned a degree. The purpose of the focus groups is to obtain the thoughts, ideas and advice of this group on how the school can better serve the educational needs of the adult learner in Ulster County. SUNY Ulster is looking for both men and women, age 30 and above who live or work in Ulster County. Snow date Wednesday, January 25, 6:00 pm – 8:00pm. A light dinner will be served. Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, Kingston.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Audition Notice: Hudson Valley Playwrights Casting for male and female roles, ages 14 to 70. Performances are in April. Hudson Valley Playwrights will present four new short plays at the Morton Memorial Library and Community House as part of a larger multi-media art show depicting life for the average middle class family from the 1950s to now. THE PLAYS: “The Note” by Marianna Boncek, “Shuttlecock” by Dana Page, “Daddy’s Girl” by Nadeen Currie, and "Live Free or Die" by Elaine Fernandez. Morton Memorial Library & Community House, Rhinecliff.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Small Ruminants for Beginners Classes this January/February in Kingston Class on starting out with small ruminants in the Hudson Valley led by Livestock Educator, Jason Detzel, who has many years. He will go over the basics of town regulations, housing, feeding, and watering needs, best practices, animal health and management, weather and predator concerns, biosecurity and parasite control, marketing your products, and fencing needs. Walk-ins are welcome but space is limited—register ahead to reserve your seat. Children 12 and under are free to attend with an adult. CCEUC Education Center, Kingston.

6:00 pm-9:00 pm Coloring Night at Darkside Records With exclsuive art and prizes from the amazing folks at Hudson Valley Tattoo Company! A free night of relaxation, zen, fun all through the magic of some coloring. Add some color to exclusive artwork and illustrations from the artists over at Hudson Valley Tattoo Company, including Mike Shishmanian, Jason Carpino, Diego Martin, Rick Lohm and more. We'll have some crayons, markers and more on-hand but you are welcome to bring your own crayons/markers/whatever as well. Darkside Records, Poughkeepsie.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Mid Hudson Valley NAPW – ReCHARGE Your Personal Board of Directors Celebrate Your New Chapter. Fun and Interactive Networking Opportunities. Best Practices to ReCHARGE Your Personal Board of Directors Chill Wine Bar, Beacon, New York.

6:30 pm The Spotty Dog Trivia Night Bi-weekly All-Nerd Throwdown. Free. The Spotty Dog Books & Ale, Hudson.

6:30 pm-7:00 pm The Body’s Inner Wisdom Part of the Complimentary Half-Hour to Health series led by Dr. David Lester and held at Lester Chiropractic, 3 Paradies Lane, New Paltz. Lester Chiropractic, New Paltz.

6:30 pm-7:30 pm Poultry plus Incubation and Embryology Training for Teachers In this 90 minute teacher/leader workshop you will review some helpful hands-on curriculum provided through 4-H that reflects the importance of incubation and embryology of chicken eggs. In the training you will be given a sample of the activities and materials that 4-H can provide for your group of youth in grades 1-4. Then explore and discuss the world of incubation and embryology and how your club or class can be a part of the hatching madness. You will finish your time together taking a deeper look inside a developing chicken egg. Extension Education Center, Hudson.

6:30 pm PILGRIM PIPELINES ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING Learn about the proposed Pilgrim Pipelines transporting fracked oil and gas through our area. Stephen Shafer of Citizens Against Pilgrim Pipelines (CAPP) will lead of team of knowledgeable activists in explaining the environmentally risky proposal and how we can organize to stop it. The meeting is sponsored by Stop NY Fracked Gas Pipeline. Contact Ruth Foster, Board member of Stop NY Fracked Gas Pipeline, at: rmfoster@nycap.rr.com or call 518-588-0187. First United Methodist Church – East Greenbush, East Greenbush.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm Embodying DBT 8-Session Skills-based Group to Enhance and Deepen Individual Therapy Work, facilitated by Rafael Perez, LCSW-R. Please see website for details and to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/embodying-dbt.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm Embodying DBT 8-Session Skills-based Group to Enhance and Deepen Individual Therapy Work, facilitated by Rafael Perez, LCSW-R. For details and to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/embodying-dbt.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

7:00 pm-8:30 pm Weekly Opportunity Workshop Learn how to help the environment, raise funds for non-profit organizations, and save money over time! Ongoing. Free to attend. Novella’s, New Paltz.

7:00 pm-9:00 pm Open Mic On-going. Free admission. Inquiring Minds Saugerties Bookstore, Saugerties.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Jazz Trivia Acoustic No cover. The Derby, Poughkeepsie.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Tuesday Trivia Night Bring your smarty pants. Max’s on Main, Beacon.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Open Mic Nite Hosted by Ben Rounds, Open Mic Nite at Woodnotes Grille makes Tuesday night the new Friday night for great entertainment. Listen to talented local singers and bands or showcase your own talents! No cover. Woodnotes Grill – Emerson Resort, Mt. Pleasant.

7:00 pm-9:00 pm The Tao of Money Workshop facilitated by Joanne Leffeld, Moolah Doula & Dr. Marc Grossman, ODLAc. Fee $30. For details and to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/events.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

9:00 am-10:00 am Senior Kripalu Yoga with Susan Blacker A gentle yoga class with each student encouraged to move and stretch at his or her own pace. Includes warmups, poses for strength and balance and breath work for relaxation. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Black and White on the Green Printmakers from the Woodstock School of Art exhibition, will be offering a wide range of traditional and contemporary printmaking methods, including drypoints, lithographs, linoleum cuts, solarplate etchings and monotypes, created by local artists who work together at the School. Show exhibits through 3/3. Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty, Kingston.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:00 am Waterman Bird Club Field Trip: Bowdoin Park Call: Adrienne @ 845-264-2015. Bowdoin Park, Poughkeepsie.

9:30 am-10:30 am ACTing Up! Free weekly program for 2-4-year-olds and their adults Weekly sessions running through. Creative time of songs, stories, games and crafts all facilitated by Jessica Coons. Athens Cultural Center, Athens.

9:30 am-11:00 am Vinyasa Level I-II Yoga with Alison Sinatra Ideal for students transitioning from beginner to intermediate. Asanas are explored with increasing detail and a slower flowing sequence. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

9:30 am-11:00 am Vinyasa Yoga with Dr. Tammi Price Experience a flow between postures connecting breath with each movement. The Living Seed Yoga & Holistic Health Center, New Paltz.

10:00 am-8:00 pm Exhibit: Jessica Scott, Photographer Hours: M, Tu 10-5:30, Wed 10-8, Thur 11-5, Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, Sun closed. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library/Duck Pond Gallery, Port Ewen.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10:00 am-6:00 pm Edna St. Vincent Millay: Treasures From Steepletop Vassar College is hosting a special exhibition on the life of its alum Edna St. Vincent Millay, acclaimed Jazz Age poet. Thompson Memorial Library at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

10:30 am-11:30 am Senior Strengthening with Linda Sirkin Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

12:00 pm Rotary Club of Kingston Meeting Fellowship, lunch, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. Meets every Wed at 12 noon. Christina’s Restaurant, Kingston.

12:00 pm-1:00 pm Yoga Rolla with Terry Fister A series of SOFT foam rolling exercises designed to address excessive tension and soreness which can inhibit proper alignment. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm Repair Cafe – New Paltz Bring a beloved but broken item to be repaired for free, courtesy of experts who are also your neighbors! Info: repaircafehv.org. New Paltz United Methodist Church, New Paltz.

12:30 pm-2:00 pm Esopus Stitchers Cross-stitch, needlepoint, crewel and more- bring your current project or learn a new craft. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

1:30 pm Weekly Senior Citizen’s Bingo Seniors 50 and older. Ongoing every Wednesday at 1:30pm & Friday at 7pm. 50/50 tickets available at 3 tickets/$2. Half-time complementary refreshments. Shawangunk Valley Senior Center, Southwyck Square, Napanoch.

2:00 pm-3:30 pm Mah Jongg Learn to play this ancient Asian game. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

3:00 pm The Chess Club For experienced adult players from 3-4:30pm; Beginners will meet 4:30-5:30pm. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

3:00 pm-7:00 pm Mid-Hudson Market: Winter Farmers & Flea Market Bring a canned goods to donate for charity. Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie.

4:30 pm-5:30 pm Art Hour Fun for ages 3 to 103! From paper flowers to crazy critters, we are always up to something creative. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

4:30 pm-6:00 pm Iyengar Yoga Level II with Barbara Boris For more advanced students who are well-practiced in Iyengar Yoga. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

5:00 pm-6:00 pm Beginner Muay Thai for Adults For ages 14 to 65. Learn the ancient martial art of Muay Thai in this high intensity class. Students of all levels and abilities are welcome. Free ongoing class. Stockade, Kingston.

5:00 pm-10:00 pm Art Exhibit: Pasquale Leuzzi Africa- Its People, Landscapes, and Wildlife A diverse display of photographs of its beautiful people, stunning landscapes, astounding wildlife of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater. Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat, 1-6pm. Exhibit displays through 1/28. Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston.

5:00 pm Repair Cafe – Kingston Bring a beloved but broken item. “Repair Coaches” with significant skills will fix your stuff for free. Clinton Avenue United Methodist Church, Kingston.

5:15 pm-6:15 pm Italian Conversation Class Weekly class is designed for people who have some knowledge of the Italian language and would like to improve their conversational skills. Taught by Dr. Ornella Lepri Mazzuca. Held in the library community room. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

5:30 pm-6:30 pm Woodstock Informal Service Followed by reflections and spiritual discussions. Everyone welcome. 845 679-9534 First Church of Christ Scientist, Woodstock.

5:30 pm-7:30 pm Prenatal Class Ongoing on Wednesdays. Mackintosh Community Room, Newburgh.

5:30 pm-10:00 pm Community Talking Circle at The Fairy Palace Facilitated by Evan Pritchard. “Who’s In Charge?” Are we truly in charge of our lives? Are we free to create a life of our own choosing? The Fairy Palace, Rosendale.

6:00 pm-7:30 pm Creative Seed Support Workgroup For artists to voice their works in progress in a supportive environment. For Songwriters, Playwrights & Actors.Held by Patrice Blue Maltas, Actress, Playwright, Musician and founder of Blue Healing Arts Center. Meets Wednesday nights, 6-7:30pm. Blue Healing Art Center, Woodstock.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Tween Program Includes 3-D Modeling Projects, Advisory Board, Robot Club, Games & even Pizza! Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

6:00 pm Open Mic Night Join John Steffens, and Mark Gamma for an evening of music,friends and conversation. Sign up begins at 5pm. Music starts at 6pm! Pamela’s on the Hudson, Newburgh.

6:00 pm-7:30 pm Vinyasa Yoga with Lisa Watkins Strengthen mind, body and spirit. The Living Seed Yoga & Holistic Health Center, New Paltz.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm MEETING OF ENJAN (End The New Jim Crow Action Network) A Hudson Valley network dedicated to fighting racist policies of racial profiling, police brutality, and mass incarceration (the "New Jim Crow"). African Roots Library/ Family Partnership Center, Poughkeepsie.

6:15 pm Pilates Equipment Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

6:30 pm-7:05 pm Learn Remembrance A very holy and deep form of prayer (with roots in the Old Testament - Remember my name in the night) which connects you with the Divine within. All are welcome, RSVP please. Free /donations welcomed. Flowing Spirit Healing, Woodstock.

6:30 pm-9:00 pm Roiger-Levin-Menegon Jazz Trio Featuring Teri Roiger (voice), Pete Levin (piano), John Menegon (bass). No cover charge (but reservations are advised for the lounge area). Annarella Ristorante, Saugerties.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm Yin Yoga with Diane Davis A slow, steady class that gently stimulates connective tissues to make them stronger, while cultivating mindfulness and awareness. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

6:30 pm-7:30 pm New Baby Workshop A Complimentary Workshop led by Donna Bruschi, IBCLC and Dr. David Lester. Lester Chiropractic, New Paltz.

6:30 pm-7:30 pm Starr International Cookbook Club/ French Food Pick a French recipe and bring it to Starr for an evening of foodie talk, a delicious meal and new recipes. register at starrlibrary.org. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

7:00 pm “Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism” Class On-going. Free 90-minute program includes 30 min of Quiet Sitting Meditation followed by 1 of 8 lectures on the history, practices & principles of the Karma Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. 8/wk curriculum. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, Woodstock.

7:00 pm-9:00 pm Volleyball A pickup volleyball game. Ongoing every Wednesday, 7-9pm. Enter the Center at the entrance on the left side, as you face the school from Lucas Ave. Rondout Municipal Center, Cottekill.

7:00 pm-11:00 pm Rosendale Chess Club Free admission. On-going every Wed, 7-11pm. The Rosendale Cafe, Rosendale.

7:00 pm Trivia Night Teams of 1-7 people. Russ Kaufman as your host. Winners get 50 % off their bill! O’Neill’s Shire Pub, Delhi.

7:00 pm-11:00 pm Music by DJ Madd Mike Mahoney’s Irish Pub and Steakhouse, Poughkeepsie.

7:00 pm Towne Crier’s Open Mic Night Towne Crier Cafe, Beacon.

7:00 pm Trivia Night Calling all trivia nerds~Flex your mental muscles and compete for prizes at their weekly Trivia Night! Play solo or as part of a team while enjoying extended Happier Hour Specials. Think of it as “Jeopardy Night“ – Catskills style! Woodnotes Grill – Emerson Resort, Mt. Pleasant.

7:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Underground Poet Gold's POELODIES. Spoken Word/New Music. The Falcon Underground, Marlboro.

7:15 pm-8:00 pm Silent Spiritual Practice For people who would like to do spiritual practice together to increase the potency of the practice. For those who would like to learn Remembrance, come to a teaching at 6:30pm. All are welcome RSVP please, Free /donations welcomed. Flowing Spirit Healing, Woodstock.

7:30 pm The Poughkeepsie Newyorkers Barbershop Chorus All male a cappella group, that sings in the uniquely American “Barbershop Style” of close four-part harmony. Guests are always welcome. Sight-reading not required. Meets every Wednesdays at 7:30pm. Crown Heights Clubhouse, Poughkeepsie.

7:30 pm Chess Club Meets every Wednesday,7:30pm. Free admission. Woodland Pond, New Paltz.

8:00 pm Monday Night Celtic Jam New World Home Cooking, Saugerties.

8:00 pm-10:00 pm Trivia Wednesday No cover. The Derby, Poughkeepsie.

8:30 pm-11:00 pm Live at Catskill Mountain Pizza Company: Acoustic Jazz Trio Featuring Syracuse/Siegel Duo, bassist Rich Syracuse and drummer Jeff “Siege” Siegel. No cover or minimum! Catskill Mountain Pizza Company, Woodstock.

10:00 pm Reggae Night Featuring Queen Tubby spinning vintage vinyl every Wednesday starting at 10pm. No cover. Happy Hour from 6-8 pm. The Lodge, Woodstock.

6:30 am-8:00 am Mysore Ashtanga Practice Intended to help you build a personal, self-led practice. A teacher is on hand to guide you along. Meets every Mon-Thur, 6:30-8am. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

8:00 am-9:00 am Senior Feel Good Aerobics with Diane Collelo Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

8:00 am-6:00 pm Engage! The Artist’s Voice Historical and contemporary printed works of protest, vision, and social engagement from 1945 to now highlighting various global issues. Show will exhibit through 2/25. Old Bookstore, College Center, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

8:30 am-9:30 am Free Daily Silent Sitting Meditation On-going every Morning, seven days a week, 8:30-9:30am in the Amitabha Shrine Room. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, Woodstock.

9:00 am-9:50 am Qi Gong with Marilyn St. John Uses gentle movement and relaxation to circulate the life energy. All ages and fitness levels. A reduced-price class. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Black and White on the Green Printmakers from the Woodstock School of Art exhibition, will be offering a wide range of traditional and contemporary printmaking methods, including drypoints, lithographs, linoleum cuts, solarplate etchings and monotypes, created by local artists who work together at the School. Show exhibits through 3/3. Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty, Kingston.

9:00 am-10:30 am Restorative Movement: 8-Session Alexander Technique Class Facilitated by Elizabeth Castagna. Jan 12th-March 9th. Please see website for details and to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/restorative-movement.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am-10:30 am Senior Flex and Stretch with Diane Colello Movement for balance and breath, weight-training for bone health, and mat work for flexibility and core strengthening. Woodstock Town Hall. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am Reformed Church of Saugerties’ Adult Bible Study Ongoing, every Thursday at 10 am. Current study: Book of Jeremiah. Everyone is welcome. Contact Lecia Siebeking for more information 845 246-5975. Reformed Church of Saugerties, Saugerties.

10:00 am-11:30 am Parkinson’s Dance & Exercise Class Led by Anne Olin. For people with PD & other neurological disorders. Groups are challenging, creative and fun! St. John’s Episcopal Church, Kingston.

10:00 am-11:00 am Women’s Yoga with Cory Smith A variation of Gentle Yoga, this is a sacred space for women to deepen their spiritual practice while enhancing their health and well-being. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-2:00 pm Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic For previously spayed/neutered cats and dogs only. No appointment needed. Dogs must be leashed and cats in carriers. TARA (The Animal Rights Alliance, Inc.), Middletown, NY.

10:00 am-4:00 pm Storewide Sale of All Fiction Books Kicks Off 2017 A storewide sale of all fiction, including science fiction, romance and children’s. All hard cover fiction, including children’s and young adult titles will be priced at 50 cents each, trade or oversized paperbacks at 25 cents, and standard paperbacks at 10 cents. More than 20,000 books will be available on the store’s shelves in a wide variety of other categories including history, cookbooks, military, travel and others will be available at their regular prices of $2 or less. A selection of individually priced special books are also available. Friends of the Poughkeepsie Library Book Store, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10:00 am-6:00 pm Modfest 2017: Engage! The Artist’s Voice An exhibit of historical and contemporary printed works of protest, vision, and social engagement by artists for the greater good. The exhibition features works from 1945 to now, highlighting national and global issues such as World War II to the Civil Rights Movement, from Environmental Sustainability to Economic Equality. The bold and powerful collection of works should incite dialogue around our contemporary climate, asking each of us how we might...SPEAK UP. Curated by Rick Jones, Earth Science. Vassar College/ Old Bookstore, Poughkeepsie.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Jessica Scott, Photographer Hours: M, Tu 10-5:30, Wed 10-8, Thur 11-5, Fri 10-7, Sat 10-4, Sun closed. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library/Duck Pond Gallery, Port Ewen.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:15 pm-12:45 pm Free Weekly Community Meditation All are welcome for half-hour of silent sitting meditation. Drop-in attendance welcome. Cushions, back-jacks, and chairs available. Admission by donation. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

1:00 pm-4:00 pm Senior Duplicate Bridge with John Stokes The Woodstock Bridge Club offers a short lesson and a game of Duplicate Bridge. Woodstock Rescue Squad building, Route 212 Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Rescue Squad Community Room, Woodstock.

1:30 pm-2:30 pm Fantastic Fours and Fives Story Time Children hear stories, explore books and create related crafts. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

2:00 pm-5:00 pm Mah Jongg Open to beginners and seasoned players alike. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

3:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

3:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

3:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

3:30 pm-4:00 pm Free Step Class A high energy class. Ongoing. Saugerties Public Library, Saugerties.

4:00 pm Free Fitness Class Drop in for a workout on Mondays at 4:30 pm & Thursdays at 4pm. Class will be an aerobic warm-up followed by a combination of band and body work. Instructed by Connie Scuitto. Connie is an RN and certified Reiki Master. Saugerties Public Library, Saugerties.

4:00 pm Backgammon Club Learn the game, pick up fancy moves, meet new people. Open to the public. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

4:30 pm-5:30 pm Meditation Support Group Meets at Mirabai every Thursday. Walk-ins welcome. Mirabai Bookstore, Woodstock.

5:00 pm-6:00 pm Sacred Movement and Alignment with Clyde Forth We will work with postural alignments and their relationship to expressive movement and balance to build strength and increase mobility. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

5:00 pm-10:00 pm Art Exhibit: Pasquale Leuzzi Africa- Its People, Landscapes, and Wildlife A diverse display of photographs of its beautiful people, stunning landscapes, astounding wildlife of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater. Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat, 1-6pm. Exhibit displays through 1/28. Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston.

5:15 pm Pilates Equipment Group Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

6:00 pm Tasty Tunes Open Mic Each musician gets to perform 2 songs or 10 minutes (whichever comes first) of family friendly music. Meets every Thursday night at 6pm. Sign up for musicians begins at 6pm. Show starts at 6:30pm. Taste Budd’s Cafe, Red Hook.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Meditation Practice at Sky Lake Shambhala Retreat Center Ongoing. Free and open to the public. Sky Lake Meditation Center, Rosendale.

6:00 pm-9:00 pm Free Fly Tying Night at Anglers’ Den in Pawling All experience levels welcome. Feel free just to come hang out to If you plan on attending, we recommended that you call the shop or email prior to give us a heads up so we can best accommodate you! Anglers’ Den, Pawling.

6:00 pm-7:30 pm Free Community Dinner Come in from the cold and enjoy a bowl of hearty soup with your neighbors! This free dinner is offered as a service to the community by Boy Scout Troop 163. Olive Free Library, West Shokan.

6:00 pm-7:30 pm The Proprietors and their Lasting Influence on the City of Hudson by Carl G. Whitbeck, Jr. Mr. Whitbeck, a local resident whose family has deep roots in the area, will offer a presentation on the Proprietors, the founders of Hudson, NY. A question and answer period will follow, accompanied by light refreshments. Admission is free and open to the public. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Panel Discussion about Loss After Fifty Author Barbara Ballinger will moderate this panel discussion about loss after fifty, through death and divorce, and what planning should be done in advance. This promises to be an evening of education, support, and empowerment. There will be books for sale and refreshments! Morton Memorial Library & Community House, Rhinecliff.

6:15 pm Pilates Equipment Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

6:30 pm-7:45 pm Caregiver Support Group Phoenicia Fire House, Phoenicia .

6:30 pm-8:00 pm STEPS OF MEDITATION Free weekly classes. Learn the fundamentals for an effective meditation experience. Peace Village Retreat Center, Haines Falls.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm Reggae Yoga This Vinyasa class uses reggae music to evoke the spirit of Jamaica to create an irie yoga time. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

7:00 pm-11:00 pm A Not Too OPEN MIC! Hosted by Ras T Asheber Calling ALL Rappers, Poets, Story Tellers, Actors, Comedians, Singers and Players of Instruments, Every Thursday night, 8pm - 11pm. Artists sign up 7pm - 8pm. For info call/text 212-920-1221 or email showtime@gothamcitywork.com. No cover. The Lodge, Woodstock.

7:00 pm Winter Flight Nights Enjoy 6 oz. Craft Beer Flights paired with Venison, Beef and Sausage Sliders. Enjoy at the Woodnotes Grille bar or cozied up next to a roaring fire on the deck or in the Great Room. $20 per pair! Woodnotes Grill – Emerson Resort, Mt. Pleasant.

7:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Main Stage Caitlin Caporale. Soul Pop. The Falcon Main Stage, Marlboro.

7:00 pm-8:30 pm MEETING OF MECR (Middle East Crisis Response) A group of Hudson Valley residents joined together to promote peace and human rights in Palestine and the Middle East. Woodstock Public Library, Woodstock.

7:00 pm-8:30 pm Regenerative Farming Come learn about the revolution in farming which sequesters carbon and restores natural soils. Video and discussion with local farmers. Woodstock Transition/Woodstock Land Conservancy. Remove shoes. Free. info: 845-679-9629. Mountainview Studio, Woodstock.

7:00 pm The Great American Jewish Songbook Cantor Bob Cohen will be playing and singing songs of the Great American Jewish Songbook and encouraging you to sing along with him and the works of Jewish composers and lyricists- Irving Berlin, Harold Arlen & Kurt Weill, Jerome Kern, George & Ira Gershwin, Rodgers & Hart, and Rogers & Hammerstein. A memorable night of BROADWAY MUSIC, a Jewish Legacy, is promised. Bob Cohen is the Cantor at Congregation Emanuel of the Hudson Valley in Kingston, NY. Snow date Feb. 2nd. New Paltz Jewish Community Center, New Paltz.

7:00 pm Modfest 2017 Opening Night Concert & Reception Begin your journey in the Vassar Chapel, from there a short walk will find you in the Main Library, and finally the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center. Along the way enjoy performances by the Vassar College Women’s Chorus and string quartet presenting “How to Survive Winter” by American composer Jocelyn Hagen and poetry by Julia Klatt Singer, musical offerings featuring students from various groups and our chamber music ensembles as well as members of the Vassar College Choir. The evening ends with a preview of the new exhibit, “The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War” and an opening night reception. Vassar College Chapel, Poughkeepsie.

7:00 pm Carvalho’s Journey A Pioneering Photographer in Utah and California in the 1800’s- "Beautiful documentary...filled with surprises… Carvalho meets up with Brigham Young and the Mormons, his father cofounds Reform Judaism in the U.S., and the Cheyenne consider the photographer to be a supernatural being. Quite a story!"--This Week in New York. Snow date March 2nd. New Paltz Jewish Community Center, New Paltz.

7:30 pm Reading, Meditation & Discussion Matagiri Sri Aurobindo Center, Mt. Tremper.

7:30 pm-9:00 pm Weekly Thursday Nite EFT Healing Circle & Recovery Workshop Bring your physical, emotional, & spiritual challenges and issues, and have them quickly, effectively resolved and healed in a safe supportive environment. Free, $5 donation welcome. All proceeds go directly to FOW. Ongoing. Family of Woodstock/Kingston, Kingston.

7:30 pm-9:30 pm Trivia Night hosted by Paul Tully and Eric Stamberg Come test your knowledge of trivia. Prizes awarded for first and second place. High Falls Cafe, High Falls.

7:30 pm Soul Purpose And the Judy Tulloch Band. Motown/R&B. Towne Crier Cafe, Beacon.

7:30 pm Jazzstock presents The Professors 2nd set at 9pm (two sets, one price!). Featuring The Jazz Faculty at SUNY New Paltz. There will be wine, beer, & soft drinks + light fare available for purchase! Senate Garage, Kingston.

8:00 pm Thursday Rock Quinn’s, Beacon.

8:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Underground Stand Up The Falcon Underground, Marlboro.

8:30 pm Bluegrass Clubhouse Featuring Brian Hollander,Tim Kapeluk, Geoff Harden, Fooch, & Eric Weissberg. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, Woodstock.

8:30 pm Karaoke Hosted by DJ Pat Del Rosario. O’Neill’s Shire Pub, Delhi.

9:30 pm Karaoke Night Max’s on Main, Beacon.

7:45 am-8:45 am Low-Cost Dental Clinic TARA now offers low-cost dental cleanings for those in need. This service is for previously spayed/neutered dogs and cats only. TARA (The Animal Rights Alliance, Inc.), Middletown, NY.

8:00 am-5:00 pm 19th Annual Catskill Ice Festival Choose from multiple clinics on all the skills and techniques you need to get out on ice - from basic skills, to dry-tooling, to glacier travel techniques. Slide show will be held at Rock & Snow on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. The demo gear will also be located at Rock and Snow - so you can try out the latest harnesses, ice tools, crampons and clothing from the best companies. Rates are $150 per person per event. Slide shows are free. The Catskill Ice Festival includes excursions to locations near Mount Tremper and Phoenicia. Alpine Endeavors is an AMGA-accredited guide service based in the Shawangunk and Catskill mountains. Rock and Snow, New Paltz.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Black and White on the Green Printmakers from the Woodstock School of Art exhibition, will be offering a wide range of traditional and contemporary printmaking methods, including drypoints, lithographs, linoleum cuts, solarplate etchings and monotypes, created by local artists who work together at the School. Show exhibits through 3/3. Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty, Kingston.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Theta Healing Certification Training A 3-day extensive training session. Focusing on activating the 12 strands of DNA in each participant. The heart of this seminar is a series of techniques that allow you to change life patterns held in place by core, genetic, historic and soul beliefs. By the end of this training students will be prepared to be certified s ThetaHealing practitioners. To register please call Kathy Saulino 914-456-4756. Mirabai Bookstore, Woodstock.

9:30 am-11:00 am Vinyasa Level I-II Yoga with Alison Sinatra Ideal for students transitioning from beginner to intermediate. Asanas are explored with increasing detail and a slower, flowing sequence. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

9:45 am-10:45 am Senior Chi Kung with Corinne Mol Meditative, healing exercise consisting of 13 movements. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: The Art of Devastation The new exhibition The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War explores the art medals and posters of World War I. Show exhibits though 4/9. Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10:30 am Pilates Equipment Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

10:30 am-11:30 am Little Brainstormers This program focuses more on movement and science experiments. For ages 3-4. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

11:00 am-3:00 pm Washington’s Headquarters Begins 2016-17 Fall/Winter Hours Fridays and Saturdays, 11am-3pm through Mid-April. Guided tours offered of the historic farmhouse used by General and Mrs. Washington, several of his aides, guards, servants and slaves during the last 16 ½ months of the Revolutionary War. Multi award-winning exhibit, Unpacked &Rediscovered: Selections from Washington’s Headquarters’ Collection. View the scenery of the Hudson Highlands and the Hudson River view during the Autumn/Winter season. Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, Newburgh.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Photographers for Hope Collection of photographs that capture the revival of the Newburgh community. Show exhibits through 1/30. Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh.

11:30 am Gyrotonic Tower Class Using natural body spinal movements to decompress and strengthen the spine. It emphasizes full mobility of the joints and lengthening of the fascia and skeletal system. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

12:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm-2:00 pm Men’s Group 8 Sessions facilitated by Paul Lichtenberg. Please see website for details & to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/men%e2%80%99s-group.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

12:05 pm-1:00 pm Senior Basic Pilates with Christine Anderson A floor work course promoting improvementof balance, coordination, focus, awareness breathing, strength and flexibility. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

1:00 pm-3:30 pm New Bridge Group at Community Center Free. New Paltz Community Center, New Paltz.

2:00 pm-3:00 pm Small Space Gardening Master Gardener Michelle Keeley will demonstrate and answer questions on small space gardening. Experience garden therapy on a small scale. Free admission. The Fountains at Millbrook, Millbrook.

4:00 pm “Knit Wits” Knitting Club Saugerties Public Library, Saugerties.

4:00 pm-5:00 pm Story Hour For ages 5-8. Join us for crafts, songs and games. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Artist’s Reception Artist's reception for Stacie Flint's "Expressive Paintings" exhibit. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

5:00 pm-10:00 pm Art Exhibit: Pasquale Leuzzi Africa- Its People, Landscapes, and Wildlife A diverse display of photographs of its beautiful people, stunning landscapes, astounding wildlife of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater. Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat, 1-6pm. Exhibit displays through 1/28. Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston.

5:00 pm-7:45 pm Computer Fixer A free computer repair session aimed at answering technical questions and addressing device issues. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

5:00 pm-7:00 pm Opening Reception: an eye, open Art Show Works by Petra Nimtz and Jessica Poser. Muroff Kotler Arts Gallery in Vanderlyn Hall 265. Exhibits through 2/17. SUNY Ulster/Vanderlyn Hall, Stone Ridge.

5:00 pm Opening Reception: “an eye, open” : Works by Petra Nimtz and Jessica Poser A display of Nimtz and Poser's paintings and mixed media works. SUNY Ulster/Vanderlyn Hall, Stone Ridge.

5:00 pm-8:00 pm “White Out” Group Show at Cross Contemporary Art "White Out" is a group show of visual artists affiliated with Cross Contemporary Art exploring different concepts of the color white. Cross Contemporary Art, Saugerties.

5:30 pm-7:00 pm Restorative Yoga with Barbara Boris Rejuvenating and supported postures that soothe the nervous system and alleviate tension. Lots of props and dim lights. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

5:30 pm America Under Pressure: Identities, Loyalties and Medallic Art during the Great War Lecture by Peter van Alfen For the new exhibit The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War, curator Peter van Alfen will give the opening lecture. Taylor Hall Room 102 at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

6:00 pm-9:00 pm Nick From No Where Featuring 40’s standards and covers. Vigneto’s, Highland.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm Plein Air/Plane Air/Plein Air Dwayne Opening reception for an exhibit of recent plein air and studio oil paintings by Louis Munroe. 37 N Front St, Kingston.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm A Memorial Concert for Pete and Toshi Seeger Lincoln Center Out of Doors: A film of the concert at Damrosch Park Bandshell on July 20 2014. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

6:00 pm Kids Movie Night: The Secret Life of Pets What do our pets get up to after we leave for work or school? Maybe we don’t want to know… Snacks provided, as usual! Rated PG, 90 minutes. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm HVCD Swing Workshop Emily Vanston will offer two - 45-minute workshops. Dynamic Dancing, to focus on connection and Fast Dancing, for faster tempos. Poughkeepsie Tennis Club, Poughkeepsie.

6:45 pm-8:30 pm Children & Teen Ministries Meets Fridays: 6:45-8:30pm. Class for adults also offered. Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Rhinebeck.

7:00 pm Weekly Senior Citizen’s Bingo Seniors 50 and older. Ongoing every Wednesday at 1:30pm & Friday at 7pm. 50/50 tickets available at 3 tickets/$2. Half-time complementary refreshments. Shawangunk Valley Senior Center, Southwyck Square, Napanoch.

7:00 pm Friday Night Jazz NYC saxophonist Al Guart leads ensembles comprised of the best Hudson Valley Jazz musicians. A rotating roster of performers includes pianists John Esposito & Peter Tomlinson, guitarists Steve Raleigh & Peter Einhorn, bassists Lew Scott & Rich Syracuse. Other musicians regularly sit in with the band. Kindred Spirits, Palenville.

7:00 pm-9:00 pm DJ Skate Nights Ice Time Sports Complex, Newburgh.

7:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Main Stage Slam Allen with Mark Marshall. Blues Rock. The Falcon Main Stage, Marlboro.

7:00 pm-8:30 pm Hope Ives Mauran presents The Key to Love: A Teaching from the Beings of Light for an Enlightened Reality on Earth "The Key to Love" is an invitation to step into the viewpoint of Oneness as it offers a view of humanity and Earth from a higher dimension. Inquiring Minds New Paltz Bookstore, New Paltz.

7:00 pm Modfest 2017 Opening Night Concert and Reception Performances by Vassar College Women's Chorus and string quartet, composer Jocelyn Hagen, poet Julia Klatt Singer, and other various groups. Vassar College Chapel, Poughkeepsie.

7:00 pm Raising Healing Voices Christine Radman, Shanna Richey, and Joseph DeGrand will engage in a panel discussion that focuses on creative healing. The Rosenwald Film Theater of the Vogelstein Center for Drama and Film, Poughkeepsie.

7:00 pm January Star Party View the night sky away from the lights of the cities and towns of the area! Bring your own telescope or view the stars through one brought by the members. Free, RSVP required. Lake Taghkanic State Park, Ancram.

7:00 pm Modfest 2017: Raising Healing Voices With a focus on creative healing, a panel of guests with varied experiences will discuss how they use music, therapy, and narratives in their work. Christine Radman, an accomplished opera singer, health attorney, and speech pathologist whose private practice focuses on, "the diagnosis and treatment of vocal problems experienced by professional voice users" will be joined by clinical social worker, Shanna Richey, and Vassar College student, Joseph DeGrand ‘17. The panel will be moderated by Vassar’s own Michael Jones, a former music therapist who currently serves as the Assistant Director for Alumnae/i Outreach and Partnerships in the Office of Career Development. Vassar College/The Rosenwald Film Theater, Vogelstein Center for Drama and Film, Poughkeepsie.

7:30 pm The Crusty Gentlemen Unitarian Fellowship of Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie.

7:30 pm Movies That Matter Beacon: Indian Point Guest speaker director Ivy Meeropol. Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant looms just 35 miles from Times Square. With over 50 million people living in close proximity to the aging facility, its continued operation has the support of the plant’s operators and the NRC. Donations Accepted. First Presbyterian Church of Beacon, Beacon.

8:00 pm DJ Mr. Vince & DJ Kue The music is mostly Top 40, remixes and mash-ups. Bull and Buddha/Orient, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 pm DJ Music Quinn’s, Beacon.

8:00 pm > The Chain Gang Rock. Info: 845-454-1492. The Italian Center, Poughkeepsie .

8:00 pm Soul Fusion Genre: Motown/R&B. BeanRunner Cafe, Peekskill.

8:00 pm-11:30 pm Swing Dance Swing to the music of Baby Soda. Poughkeepsie Tennis Club, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 pm-9:30 pm Outdoor Ice Skating Scheduled sessions, weather permitting with additional times during school holidays. Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Bear Mountain.

8:00 pm The Conigliaro Consort Jazz. BeanRunner Cafe, Peekskill.

8:00 pm Tesseract The new 3D video and live dance productionBy Charles Atlas, Rashaun Mitchell, and Silas Riener. Tesseract is a six-chapter work of science fiction combining stereoscopic 3D video with live dance. Filmed with a mobile camera rig that moves with the choreography, Tesseract ▢ traverses a series of hybrid and imagined worlds staged and filmed over a series of EMPAC production residencies. Each chapter combines a specific set, choreography, and camera motion to encompass pas de deux and ensemble pieces, choreographed and performed by former Merce Cunningham dancers Mitchell and Riener. Manipulating the 3D footage to combine live dance with animation, Atlas’ distinctive video effects reach into otherworldly dimensions beyond the stage. Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, Troy.

8:30 pm My So Called Band Rockin' out the 90's tunes. O’Neill’s Shire Pub, Delhi.

8:30 pm Donna the Buffalo Towne Crier Cafe, Beacon.

9:00 pm Live Band Karaoke A first and ONLY in Westchester with host, JP Patrick. 12 Grapes Music & Wine Bar, Peekskill.

9:00 pm Ceasar Band Covers. Pamela’s on the Hudson, Newburgh.

Waterman Bird Club Field Trip: Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies Call: Adrienne @ 845-264-2015 for time and meeting place. Bowdoin Park, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 am Writing Group This writing group will offer bi-weekly practice exercises to improve writing technique & the opportunity to share work-in-progress. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

8:00 am-4:00 pm American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Course This course uses a scenario-based, team approach to teach pediatric emergency respiratory and cardiac arrest management. This course is for health care providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies. You must be currently certified as a BLS Health Care Provider to take this course. Course completion results in a two-year PALS certification from the American Heart Association. Courses are held at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY from 8-4. This 2-day course is held from 8am to 4pm both days. Course completion results in a two-year PALS certification from the American Heart Association. Includes text. Preregistration and payment are required. Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 am-5:00 pm 19th Annual Catskill Ice Festival Choose from multiple clinics on all the skills and techniques you need to get out on ice - from basic skills, to dry-tooling, to glacier travel techniques. Slide show will be held at Rock & Snow on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. The demo gear will also be located at Rock and Snow - so you can try out the latest harnesses, ice tools, crampons and clothing from the best companies. Rates are $150 per person per event. Slide shows are free. The Catskill Ice Festival includes excursions to locations near Mount Tremper and Phoenicia. Alpine Endeavors is an AMGA-accredited guide service based in the Shawangunk and Catskill mountains. Rock and Snow, New Paltz.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

8:30 am-9:30 am Vinyasa Yoga with Laura Olson A fast-paced vinyasa flow class that works up a nice sweat while keeping things light and fun. Great for kickstarting the weekend. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am Pilates Equipment Group Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

9:00 am Saugerties’ Christian Meditation Meets every Saturday, 9am. All welcome. No charge. Trinity Episcopal Church, Saugerties.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Black and White on the Green Printmakers from the Woodstock School of Art exhibition, will be offering a wide range of traditional and contemporary printmaking methods, including drypoints, lithographs, linoleum cuts, solarplate etchings and monotypes, created by local artists who work together at the School. Show exhibits through 3/3. Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty, Kingston.

9:00 am-1:00 pm American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider Certification This course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals with the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an automated external defibrillator and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner. Course completion results in a certification card from the American Heart Association valid for two years. For ages 16 to adult. Text included. Preregistration and payment are required. Northern Dutchess Hospital, Rhinebeck.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Theta Healing Certification Training A 3-day extensive training session. Focusing on activating the 12 strands of DNA in each participant. The heart of this seminar is a series of techniques that allow you to change life patterns held in place by core, genetic, historic and soul beliefs. By the end of this training students will be prepared to be certified s ThetaHealing practitioners. To register please call Kathy Saulino 914-456-4756. Mirabai Bookstore, Woodstock.

9:30 am-11:00 am Woodstock: Christian Centering Prayer and Meditation On-going. Everyone welcome. St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church (the A-Frame), Woodstock.

9:30 am-6:00 pm A Day of Papercrafting Valley Scrapper Veronica Knoll extends an invitation to other Scrappers. They will have a Cricut Expression machine and a Big Shot for you to use, a six foot work space, light refreshments and snacks. There are only ten spots available, so please sign up early. They will also have a Close To My Heart layout for everyone who signs up. Walker Valley Schoolhouse, Walker Valley.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Candlewax Recycling Drop-off Candlewax in any condition to be recycled. Ongoing. Pachamama Store (near food court), Kingston.

10:00 am-12:00 pm Knitting Group Stone Ridge Library, Stone Ridge.

10:00 am-12:00 pm Shabbat Morning Services Music filled services and Torah study. Connect to tradition and open your heart. Family's welcome. Services meet every week. Woodstock Jewish Congregation, Woodstock.

10:00 am-11:30 am Iyengar Yoga Level I with Barbara Boris For students new to Iyengar, the basis of the method is taught in standing poses. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-12:00 pm Saturday Social Circle This group is for mamas looking to meet other mamas, babies and toddlers for activities, socialization and friendship. Whether you are pregnant, have a new baby or older kids, you are welcome to join. New Baby New Paltz, New Paltz.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War features rarely seen art medals and posters from World War I The new exhibition The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War explores the art medals and posters of World War I. Show exhibits though 4/9. Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-4:00 pm 5,000 Excellent Condition Comic Books On Sale Comic books from the late 1970’s to the last decade from Marvel Comics, DC Comics and independent publishers on sale. Sale through 2/4. Friends of the Poughkeepsie Library Book Store, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Snow Tubing 90 minute sessions on groomed trails. Weather permitting. Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Montgomery.

10:00 am-9:30 pm Outdoor Ice Skating Scheduled sessions, weather permitting with additional times during school holidays. Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Bear Mountain.

10:00 am-2:00 pm Brunch at the Farm Every Saturday and Sunday. Blooming Hill Farm, Blooming Grove.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10:00 am-12:00 pm SUNY Ulster Seeks Participation from Ulster County Community 
for Focus Groups on Adult Educational Needs SUNY Ulster is hosting four focus group meetings to obtain input from Ulster County adults who have never attended college or attended but never earned a degree. The purpose of the focus groups is to obtain the thoughts, ideas and advice of this group on how the school can better serve the educational needs of the adult learner in Ulster County. SUNY Ulster is looking for both men and women, age 30 and above who live or work in Ulster County. Snow date 2/4, 10am – 12pm. A light dinner will be served. Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, Kingston.

10:30 am-11:30 am Silent Vigil for Global Peace & Non-Violence Sponsored by The Kingston Women in Black. Meet outside Cornell St PO, Cornell St PO, Kingston .

11:00 am-4:00 pm Winter Olana Tour Friday-Sunday, first tour 11 am, last tour 3 pm. Olana State Historic Site, Hudson.

11:00 am-3:00 pm Washington’s Headquarters Begins 2016-17 Fall/Winter Hours Fridays and Saturdays, 11am-3pm through Mid-April. Guided tours offered of the historic farmhouse used by General and Mrs. Washington, several of his aides, guards, servants and slaves during the last 16 ½ months of the Revolutionary War. Multi award-winning exhibit, Unpacked &Rediscovered: Selections from Washington’s Headquarters’ Collection. View the scenery of the Hudson Highlands and the Hudson River view during the Autumn/Winter season. Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, Newburgh.

11:00 am-1:00 pm Teen Gaming 3 computers with League of Legends installed. Bring your own laptop. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Minnewaska Preserve/Sam’s Point: Drop-In Snowshoe Lessons at Sam’s Point Preserve Every Saturday through March, weather permitting. It is designed for people who are beginners, interested in trying snowshoeing as a new winter activity. Each session will be run by a Sam’s Point employee who will provide instruction on how to properly wear and adjust the snowshoes, as well as work with you until you are ready to head out on your favorite trail with confidence. The lesson may last up to one hour. Snowshoes are available to rent for this program at a discounted rate of $5 per person at the Sam's Point Visitor Center. Sam’s Point Area, Cragsmoor.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-12:00 pm Genealogy 101 Learn all the latest tips and techniques for researching who your ancestors were. You will leave with a packet of valuable materials. This free program requires preregistration. Please call or email the library at 845-657-2482 or programs@olivefreelibrary.org Olive Free Library, West Shokan.

11:00 am-4:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Cardinal Spellman Columbiette Council #5800 11th Annual Penny Social Held to raise money for various charitable projects. This event will feature many interesting gift baskets, raffle prizes and gift certificates to various businesses and restaurants. There will be a very "Beary" special raffle of "Boyd Bear's". Some of these plush and resin bears are new or retired and all are lovable. Calling at 12:30pm. Admission is free and delicious refreshments will be available. Snow date is January 29th, doors open at 1pm with calling at 2pm. St. Joseph’s Church Hall, New Paltz.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Photographers for Hope Collection of photographs that capture the revival of the Newburgh community. Show exhibits through 1/30. Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh.

11:00 am-12:30 pm NYS Home Energy Efficiency Workshop Cut Home Energy Costs. Attend a residential energy efficiency workshop hosted by NYSERDA. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

11:30 am-4:00 pm Penny Social Calling begins at 1pm. Free admission. Food and 50/50 raffle tickets will be for sale, as well. Proceeds go to the school. St. Mary’s School, Wappingers Falls.

12:00 pm-1:00 pm Free Yoga Pizza Party Join Women’s Power Space and My Place Pizza for a rejuvenating yoga class and pizza. Families, beginners, and children welcome (mats will be provided). Donations appreciated. Ongoing. My Place Pizza, Poughkeepsie.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Winter Holiday Art Exhibition Presented by the Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc. and Bannerman Island Gallery. Show will exhibit through 1/29. The exhibition will be a small works art show. Gallery Hours for the duration of the show are Saturdays and Sundays from 12noon – 5pm and weekdays by chance and appointment. Bannerman Island Gallery (BIG), Beacon.

12:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Trout Town Winterfest Live music, games, carriage rides, snowman contest and huge bonfire. Roscoe Beer Co, Roscoe.

12:00 pm-4:00 pm Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Exhibit Grand Opening- Birds on the Wing Hike Explore the fascinating world of birds and expand your knowledge of our local bird species. Activities for this opening weekend include crafts, refreshments and special programs about birds at 1pm and 2:30pm. “Ribbon Cutting” at 12:15pm. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum/ Wildlife Education Center, Cornwall.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Haus Warming Curated Exhibtion with international and local Contemporary Art. Show will exhibit through 2/25, Wednesday -Saturday, 12-5pm or by appointment. Info: info@dechiaraprojects.com. dechiaraprojects gallery, Stone Ridge.

12:00 pm-2:00 pm Lego Batman Build Kids can collect two limited edition trading cards in celebration of the new LEGO Batman movie. Barnes & Nobles/Poughkeepsie, Poughkeepsie.

12:45 pm-1:30 pm New Paltz Women in Black Vigil for Peace Held in front of the Elting Library, corner of Main and North Front Streets. Vigil is in its 15th year of standing for peace and justice. New Paltz.

1:00 pm Sit and Knit Bring a project or start a new one while sitting on the comfy couches in the Information Room window area. Meets every Saturday at 1 pm. All are welcome. Saugerties Public Library, Saugerties.

1:00 pm Prey Birds and Reptiles Wildlife expert Brian Robinson will bring along some of our scaled and feathered friends. Includes flight demo. All ages! Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Girlfriends Guide: How To Navigate Being Single After 50 Barbara Ballinger will share views based on her book: "The Girlfriends' Guide to Navigating Loss, Restoring Hope and Rebuilding Your Life." Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

1:00 pm How to Navigate Being Single After 50. Meet author Barbara Ballinger as she discusses her new book Suddenly Single After 5o: The Girlfriends' Guide to Navigating Loss, Restoring Hope and Rebuilding Your Life. Discussion to follow. Program is free. Please register. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

1:00 pm Pirate School Pirate School. Set sail with a variety show for the whole family where kids learn to become good pirates! New Paltz High School, New Paltz.

2:00 pm Free Meditation Instruction Held in the Amitabha Shrine Room. 60-minute class requires no previous meditation experience. On-going. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, Woodstock.

2:00 pm-4:00 pm The Liberi School To Host Open House The Liberi School has launched an innovative multi-age school model. The Liberi School is now accepting admission applications for students entering kindergarten through fifth grade in the 2017-2018 school year. Enrollment is limited and the application deadline is March 1. The Liberi School, Livingston.

4:00 pm JBNHS Owl Prowl at Galeville Shawangunk Grassland NWR (Galeville) is known for wintering raptors like Short-eared Owl, Rough-legged Hawk, and Northern Harrier and all should be present on the visit. Dress warmly for conditions on exposed, open habitat nearing sunset. Meet trip leader Mark DeDea (forsythnature@aol.com or 339-1277) at the refuge parking lot east of the main entrance on Hoagerburg Rd. (Ulster County Rte. 18) at 4 pm. FREE and OPEN to the public. Please let trip leaders know of your intentions to participate. Be sure to like JBNHS on facebook and visit our website (www.jbnhs.org ) for future outings, membership information, and great birding locations in Ulster County. .

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Broadway Jukebox Broadway star Craig Schulman comes to Coppola’s in Hyde Park where he takes the stage – cabaret style—to sing your requests. Coppola’s Restaurant, Hyde Park.

5:00 pm-9:00 pm Hudson Valley Wingfest 10th Anniversary Celebration! Tix: hvwingfest.com. Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie.

5:00 pm Slide Lecture with Richard D. Quodomine Woodstock Public Library, Woodstock.

5:00 pm-10:00 pm Art Exhibit: Pasquale Leuzzi Africa- Its People, Landscapes, and Wildlife A diverse display of photographs of its beautiful people, stunning landscapes, astounding wildlife of the Serengeti, and Ngorongoro Crater. Gallery hours: Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri & Sat, 1-6pm. Exhibit displays through 1/28. Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston.

5:00 pm-7:00 pm Artists’ Reception: Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Families Anonymous (FA) For relatives and friends of those suffering from alcoholism, opioid or other drug addiction, or any addictive behavior. Old Dutch Church, Kingston.

6:00 pm Stephane Gerson, Disaster Falls A haunting chronicle of what endures when the world we know is swept away. Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, Woodstock.

7:00 pm Saturday Night Jazz NYC saxophonist Al Guart leads ensembles comprised of the best Hudson Valley Jazz musicians. A rotating roster of performers includes pianists John Esposito & Peter Tomlinson, guitarists Steve Raleigh & Peter Einhorn, bassists Lew Scott & Rich Syracuse. Other musicians regularly sit in with the band. Kindred Spirits, Palenville.

7:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Main Stage: Myles Mancuso Band The Falcon Main Stage, Marlboro.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Live Jazz Jazz with Luke Franco on guitar, Mark Usvolk on bass & Tony Jefferson on drums. Usual banter: No cover, great food, full bar, artwork by Victor Kalin. Lydia’s Cafe, Stone Ridge.

7:30 pm-9:30 pm Shirley Valentine TheaterSounds’ presents a reading of Willy Russell’s "Shirley Valentine," a play filled with humor, warm sympathy, and human insight. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Catskills, Kingston.

8:00 pm Parag & Ryder The music is mostly Top 40, remixes and mash-ups. Bull and Buddha/Orient, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 pm DJ Music Quinn’s, Beacon.

8:00 pm Gwen Laster Ensemble Featuring Freddie Bryant (guitar), Damon Banks (electric bass), Willard Dyson (drums.) Genre: Jazz. BeanRunner Cafe, Peekskill.

8:00 pm Open Mic Night , Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, Woodstock.

8:00 pm Hobo Jungle The Rosendale Cafe, Rosendale.

8:00 pm Chris Jackson Acoustic. Aroma Thyme Bistro, Ellenville.

8:00 pm-10:30 pm ASK for Music @ the Arts Society of Kingston (ASK) January Lineup: Bill Kelly, Christopher Brown, & Judy Kass. Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston.

8:00 pm Saturday Nights: Chris Jackson Acoustic. Aroma Thyme Bistro, Ellenville.

8:00 pm First Honorary Adene and Richard Wilson Concert To celebrate Dee Wilson’s inspired direction of Modfest and professor emeritus Richard Wilson’s 50 remarkable years of teaching and making music at service to Vassar College, the Music Department is honored to host its first annual “Adene and Richard Wilson Concert.” This concert features music by Vassar composers. Vassar College/Skinner Hall, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 pm Henderson and Osinski Acoustic. Pamela’s on the Hudson, Newburgh.

8:00 pm Hobo Jungle The Rosendale Cafe, Rosendale.

8:00 pm Tesseract The new 3D video and live dance productionBy Charles Atlas, Rashaun Mitchell, and Silas Riener. Tesseract is a six-chapter work of science fiction combining stereoscopic 3D video with live dance. Filmed with a mobile camera rig that moves with the choreography, Tesseract ▢ traverses a series of hybrid and imagined worlds staged and filmed over a series of EMPAC production residencies. Each chapter combines a specific set, choreography, and camera motion to encompass pas de deux and ensemble pieces, choreographed and performed by former Merce Cunningham dancers Mitchell and Riener. Manipulating the 3D footage to combine live dance with animation, Atlas’ distinctive video effects reach into otherworldly dimensions beyond the stage. Curtis R. Priem Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center, Troy.

9:30 pm Dylan Doyle Band A young, up-and-coming, must-see talent! Blues. 12 Grapes Music & Wine Bar, Peekskill.

10:00 pm Dance Party Featuring DJ Majic Juan. Every Saturday night. The Lodge, Woodstock.

11:00 pm REPAIR CAFE KINGSTON Fixing anything for free, sponsored by Kingston Transition. Bring your broken but beloved items, small appliances, mechanical, electrical things, bring clothes and toys, wooden furniture and knickknacks, bring broken books, china, glass, jewelry. They fix them for free and even show you how to fix them next time. Coffee and cookies provided, come and meet your neighbors - all welcome. Clinton Avenue United Methodist Church, Kingston.

8:00 am-4:00 pm American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Provider Course This course uses a scenario-based, team approach to teach pediatric emergency respiratory and cardiac arrest management. This course is for health care providers who initiate and direct advanced life support in pediatric emergencies. You must be currently certified as a BLS Health Care Provider to take this course. Course completion results in a two-year PALS certification from the American Heart Association. Courses are held at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, NY from 8-4. This 2-day course is held from 8am to 4pm both days. Course completion results in a two-year PALS certification from the American Heart Association. Includes text. Preregistration and payment are required. Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie.

8:00 am-5:00 pm 19th Annual Catskill Ice Festival Choose from multiple clinics on all the skills and techniques you need to get out on ice - from basic skills, to dry-tooling, to glacier travel techniques. Slide show will be held at Rock & Snow on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. The demo gear will also be located at Rock and Snow - so you can try out the latest harnesses, ice tools, crampons and clothing from the best companies. Rates are $150 per person per event. Slide shows are free. The Catskill Ice Festival includes excursions to locations near Mount Tremper and Phoenicia. Alpine Endeavors is an AMGA-accredited guide service based in the Shawangunk and Catskill mountains. Rock and Snow, New Paltz.

8:30 am-9:30 am Free Daily Silent Sitting Meditation On-going every Morning, seven days a week, 8:30-9:30am in the Amitabha Shrine Room. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, Woodstock.

8:30 am-9:30 am Yoga Workout with Terry Fister For those who want to get up and go on a Sunday morning. Combines traditional asanas with modern core exercises. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

8:30 am-12:30 pm Pet First Aid, CPR and Disaster Preparedness Course This course covers basic first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness for dogs and cats. You practice the hands-on skills of CPR on lifelike furry pet mannequins. Course completion results in a two-year certification from the Emergency Care & Safety Institute. For ages 14 to adult. Pre-registration and payment are required. Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Theta Healing Certification Training A 3-day extensive training session. Focusing on activating the 12 strands of DNA in each participant. The heart of this seminar is a series of techniques that allow you to change life patterns held in place by core, genetic, historic and soul beliefs. By the end of this training students will be prepared to be certified s ThetaHealing practitioners. To register please call Kathy Saulino 914-456-4756. Mirabai Bookstore, Woodstock.

10:00 am-11:30 am Iyengar Yoga Level II with Barbara Boris For students who are well-practiced in Iyengar Level I. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War features rarely seen art medals and posters from World War I The new exhibition The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War explores the art medals and posters of World War I. Show exhibits though 4/9. Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Snow Tubing 90 minute sessions on groomed trails. Weather permitting. Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Montgomery.

10:00 am-2:00 pm Warwick Indoor Winter Farmers Market Meats, maple syrup, vegetables, prepared foods, baked goods, gluten free products, jams, jelly, dried spices, beef jerky, & spirits. Warwick Indoor Winter Farmers Market, Pine Island.

10:00 am-7:30 pm Outdoor Ice Skating Scheduled sessions, weather permitting with additional times during school holidays. Bear Mountain Ice Rink, Bear Mountain.

10:00 am-2:00 pm Sunday Brunch @ The Falcon Main Stage: Akie Bermiss Southern Rock! The Falcon Main Stage, Marlboro.

10:00 am-2:00 pm Brunch at the Farm Every Saturday and Sunday. Blooming Hill Farm, Blooming Grove.

10:00 am-12:30 pm Minnewaska Preserve: Cross-Country Ski to Kempton Ledge and Beyond A five mile long, cross-country ski outing to Kempton Ledge and a couple of the other scenic views beyond it. This modestly challenging outing will follow along Lake Minnewaska Carriage Road and Castle Point Carriage Road, a well-groomed route that does include two challenging hills. Participants must provide their own ski equipment and must have previous cross-country skiing experience. They should also wear appropriate winter gear and bring adequate food and water. If there is no snow, this outing will be a hike. Pre-registration is required. Minnewaska State Park Preserve, Gardiner.

10:30 am-12:30 pm Meditation Practice at Sky Lake Shambhala Retreat Center Sitting and walking meditation with short teaching and discussion from Pema Chodron books or video. Free and open to the public. Ongoing. Sky Lake Meditation Center, Rosendale.

11:00 am-12:00 pm Conversations over Coffee An open forum for discussions and opinions of topics relevant to the world around us. The Crafted Kup, Poughkeepsie.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Katherine Mojzsis, “Shapes Effect,” Paintings, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY Exhibits through the end of January. John Davis Gallery, Hudson.

11:00 am Jazz Brunch at the Cat Barry Scheinfeld & Friends. Dancing Cat Saloon @ Catskill Distilling Company, Bethel.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Photographers for Hope Collection of photographs that capture the revival of the Newburgh community. Show exhibits through 1/30. Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh.

11:00 am-3:00 pm Annual WinterFest Lippman Park, Wawarsing.

11:00 am-11:30 pm Minnewaska Preserve/Sam’s Point: Wild Talks! Visitor Center Tour – The Sam’s Point Story On this tour of the Sam’s Point Visitor Center, the story of the geology, plants, animals, and cultural history of Sam’s Point will unfold as we visit the many interesting interpretive displays. Pre-registration is recommended. Sam’s Point Area, Cragsmoor.

11:30 am-12:30 pm Adult Children of Alcoholics For those affected by growing up in an alcoholic or dysfunctional home. Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center, Kingston.

12:00 pm-5:00 pm Winter Holiday Art Exhibition Presented by the Bannerman Castle Trust, Inc. and Bannerman Island Gallery. Show will exhibit through 1/29. The exhibition will be a small works art show. Gallery Hours for the duration of the show are Saturdays and Sundays from 12noon – 5pm and weekdays by chance and appointment. Bannerman Island Gallery (BIG), Beacon.

12:00 pm-6:00 pm “Bold” Group Art Show Over 20 established Hudson Valley artists' bold creations in 2D & 3D mediums. Reception Sat. 1/21, 5:30-8:30 pm. Artists’ Collective of Hyde Park, Hyde Park.

12:00 pm-4:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

12:00 pm-4:00 pm Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Exhibit Grand Opening- Birds on the Wing Hike Explore the fascinating world of birds and expand your knowledge of our local bird species. Activities for this opening weekend include crafts, refreshments and special programs about birds at 1pm and 2:30pm. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum/ Wildlife Education Center, Cornwall.

12:30 pm-6:30 pm I-Ching Readings to ring in the Chinese New Year with Timothy Liu Receive clear guidance from the world’s oldest oracle, the I Ching. Readings often start with a few tarot cards to unveil key archetypes and get a feel for the moment at hand, before consulting the I-Ching on questions relating to love, work, health to reveal clear guidance on your path. Mirabai Bookstore, Woodstock.

1:00 pm-3:00 pm Pallet Puppet Theatre offers Spanish Puppet Lesson Ongoing on Sundays, 1-3pm. Materials for kids provided. The Green Palette,Medusa Antique Center Building, New Paltz.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Silent Peace Vigil by Woodstock Women in Black Village Green, Woodstock.

1:00 pm Sunday Football Brunch Happy Hour begins from 6-8pm. No cover for this event. The Lodge, Woodstock.

1:00 pm Gilded Age Tea & Talk Series: What’s Worth Collecting? Exploring the Collections of Staatsburgh and Olana Presented by Valerie Balint, Curator at Olana, and Amanda Massie, Curator for the Bureau of Historic Sites, will focus on why the families who lived in these exceptional 19th-century homes chose particular decorative objects and how they obtained the pieces that still grace these historic homes today. Guests enjoy scones, tea sandwiches and the site’s unique and delicious tea, blended by renowned tea purveyors, Harney & Sons, while listening to a brief talk. on a Gilded Age history theme, delivered by staff and guest presenters. Reservations are required. Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, Staatsburg.

1:30 pm-3:30 pm Elting Library Scrabble Club Ages 18 & up please. All levels of play welcome. Scrabbles sets provided. Meets in the Study Room. Elting Memorial Library, New Paltz.

2:30 pm-3:00 pm Minnewaska Preserve/Sam’s Point: Wild Talks! Visitor Center Tour – The Sam’s Point Story On this tour of the Sam’s Point Visitor Center, the story of the geology, plants, animals, and cultural history of Sam’s Point will unfold as we visit the many interesting interpretive displays. Pre-registration is recommended. Sam’s Point Area, Cragsmoor.

3:00 pm Woodstock Ultimate Disc Ongoing games -Sundays at 3pm. A free, casual, co-ed pickup game. Athletic Fields, Woodstock.

3:00 pm National Theatre from London: No Man’s Land Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart return to the West End stage in Harold Pinter’s No Man's Land, broadcast live from London. Rosendale Theatre, Rosendale.

3:00 pm-5:00 pm Concert by pianist Tom Sauer Haydn’s Sonata in C Major, Beethoven’s Sonata in C minor, Op. 111, selections from Hans Abrahamsen’s Études, and Stephen Harke’s Sonata. Skinner Hall at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

3:00 pm-4:30 pm West Point Band Presents Marches Concert in Ridgewood, NJ Featuring marches and works by renowned American wind band composers. Free. West Side Presbyterian Church, Ridgewood.

3:00 pm Book Signing: Charley Rosen Author of Red, White, and Red. The Golden Notebook, Woodstock.

3:00 pm Special Worship Service You are invited to celebrate with the church as they welcome the Reverend Ruth Kent as their new minister. Join them for a special Worship Service followed by a time of fellowship. Saugerties Reformed Church, Saugerties.

3:00 pm Modfest 2017: Tom Sauer, piano Featuring Haydn’s Sonata in C Major, Beethoven’s Sonata in C minor, Op. 111, selections from Hans Abrahamsen’s Études, and Stephen Harke’s Sonata. Vassar College/Skinner Hall, Poughkeepsie.

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Woodstock Community Drum Circle Sponsored by Birds of a Feather and Timekeeper Drums. Broadcast on Woodstock 104 at 8pm. All drummers, dancers are welcome. Meets every Sunday, 4-6pm. Admission is free, donations appreciated. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

4:00 pm SIMPATICO: SIMPLY PAT TOMASSO & COMPANY Genre: Jazz. BeanRunner Cafe, Peekskill.

4:00 pm-5:30 pm Hope Ives Mauran presents The Key to Love: A Teaching from the Beings of Light for an Enlightened Reality on Earth. The Key to Love is an invitation to step into the viewpoint of Oneness as it offers a view of humanity and Earth from a higher dimension. Inquiring Minds Saugerties Bookstore, Saugerties.

4:00 pm-6:00 pm Hudson Valley YA Society: Ellen Hopkins The You I’ve Never Known #1 New York Times bestselling author, Ellen Hopkins presents a new novel in both verse and prose.You can follow her on Twitter at @EllenHopkinsLit. Free. Oblong Books & Music, Rhinebeck.

5:00 pm-6:30 pm Restorative Yoga with Kate Hagerman A gentle, supportive practice designed to bring stillness to the body and mind. A perfect way to wrap up the weekend. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

5:00 pm Cirque Dreams – Jungle Fantasy Created and directed by renown theatrical and circus impresario Neil Goldberg, CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY, is an exotic encounter inspired by nature’s unpredictable creations; brought to life by an international cast of soaring aerialists, spine-bending contortionists, acrobats, jugglers and musicians. From the Butterfly Ballet and Flipping Monkeys, to the Hopping Frogs and Stretching Lizards, this world-class explosion of imagination, athleticism, and Broadway theatrics will exhilarate and entertain audiences of all ages. Eisenhower Hall Theatre, West Point.

7:00 pm Community Music Space Winter Performance. Club Helsinki Hudson, Hudson.

7:00 pm Live @ The Falcon Main Stage: Akinmusire Quartet Southern Rock! Opener: Galen Pittman. The Falcon Main Stage, Marlboro.

8:00 pm Live Latin Jazz Every Sunday! Happy Hour begins from 6-8pm. No cover for this event. The Lodge, Woodstock.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Low-Cost Spay Neuter Cats $70. Dogs $120 & up. All surgeries include rabies vaccine. By appointment only. 845-343-1000. tara-spayneuter.org Multiple locations.

8:00 am-5:00 pm 19th Annual Catskill Ice Festival Choose from multiple clinics on all the skills and techniques you need to get out on ice - from basic skills, to dry-tooling, to glacier travel techniques. Slide show will be held at Rock & Snow on Saturday, Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. The demo gear will also be located at Rock and Snow - so you can try out the latest harnesses, ice tools, crampons and clothing from the best companies. Rates are $150 per person per event. Slide shows are free. The Catskill Ice Festival includes excursions to locations near Mount Tremper and Phoenicia. Alpine Endeavors is an AMGA-accredited guide service based in the Shawangunk and Catskill mountains. Rock and Snow, New Paltz.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

8:30 am-9:30 am Free Daily Silent Sitting Meditation On-going every Morning, seven days a week, 8:30-9:30am in the Amitabha Shrine Room. For info contact Jan Tarlin, 845-679-5906. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, Woodstock.

9:00 am-9:50 am Senior Fit Dance for Seniors with Adah Frank Dance and movement for strength and flexibility. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Bring a mat. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am Settled and Serving in Place (Kingston Chapter) A social self-help group for seniors who want to remain in their homes and community. Olympic Diner, Kingston.

10:00 am-12:00 pm Senior Drama with Edith LeFever Comets of Woodstock focuses on improvisation, acting exercises, monologues & scenes. Interested seniors are welcome to sit in. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-11:30 am Iyengar Yoga Level I with Barbara Boris For students new to Iyengar, the basis of the method is taught in standing poses. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War features rarely seen art medals and posters from World War I The new exhibition The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War explores the art medals and posters of World War I. Show exhibits though 4/9. Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

11:00 am-12:00 pm Chair Yoga with Kathy Foley Chair yoga is a very helpful way for those who need extra support in enjoying the benefits of yoga. Using chairs for support. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

11:00 am-6:00 pm Art Exhibit: Petit Deux: A Group Exhibition of Smaller Sized Art Over 60 local and national artists are participating in this exhibition of artwork 16"x 20" and under. Various mediums and styles. Show exhibits through 1/30, 11am-6pm. Emerge Gallery & Art Space, Saugerties.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Photographers for Hope Collection of photographs that capture the revival of the Newburgh community. Show exhibits through 1/30. Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh.

12:15 pm Rhinebeck Rotary Club Meeting Beekman Arms, Rhinebeck.

12:30 pm-6:00 pm Crystal Readings and Chakra Clearing Sessions with medicine woman Mary Vukovic Every Monday at Mirabai. Walk-ins welcome or call for appointment. Mirabai Bookstore, Woodstock.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Needlework Group Knitters, crocheters, rug hookers & stitchers of all types and beginners welcome. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

2:00 pm-4:00 pm Senior Painting Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

3:00 pm-5:00 pm Math Help Get those pencils sharpened! Phyllis Rosato is here to answer all of your math questions, from kindergarten to calculus. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

3:30 pm-4:30 pm Amateur Guitar Jam Join this casual gathering of acoustic musicians. Bring your own guitar. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

4:00 pm-5:00 pm Muay Thai for Kids For ages 5 to 13. Children learn the basics of the art of the eight limbs with our knowledgeable instructors. Build confidence and personal strength. Free. Free ongoing class. Stockade, Kingston.

4:15 pm-5:30 pm Healthy Back Class w/ Anne Olin Build strength and increase flexibility and range of motion with attention to your special needs. Class is on-going and meets on Mondays, 4:15-5:30pm. 28 West Gym, Glenford.

7:00 pm Towne Crier’s Open Mic Night Towne Crier Cafe, Beacon.

8:00 pm Industry Night at The Lodge Featuring live funk with Fishin' Chicken. Happy Hour all Night! The Lodge, Woodstock.

8:00 pm Monday Jazz Quinn’s, Beacon.

7:30 am-8:30 am Free Weekly Community Meditation All are welcome for silent sitting and walking meditation. For optional beginner instruction, please arrive at 7:20. Drop-in attendance welcome. Cushions, back-jacks, and chairs available. Donations welcome. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

7:30 am-9:00 am Hatha I/II with Carisa Borrello Early morning Yoga, a great class to transition from beginners to intermediate Yoga. Explore the finer points of postures and breathing exercises. The Living Seed Yoga & Holistic Health Center, New Paltz.

8:00 am-5:00 pm Art Exhibit: Colors and Shapes: works with paper and paint by James Ransome James Ransome a well known illustrator of children's books is exhibiting new works at Starr Library. Exhibit will display through 1/31. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.

9:00 am-10:00 am Senior Dance with Inyo Charbonneau The emphasis is on fun while benefiting from strengthening and aerobic exercise and celebrating life. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. Woodstock Community Center, Woodstock.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: Black and White on the Green Printmakers from the Woodstock School of Art exhibition, will be offering a wide range of traditional and contemporary printmaking methods, including drypoints, lithographs, linoleum cuts, solarplate etchings and monotypes, created by local artists who work together at the School. Show exhibits through 3/3. Coldwell Banker Village Green Realty, Kingston.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Hudson Area Library History Room presents “Hudson’s Lost Neighborhood: Remembering South Front Street” continuous video exhibit during library open hours of Hudson from 1939 – 1966 through the home movies of Josepf (Jozef) Cipkowski. Runs through 3/31, during Library hours. Free admission. Hudson Area Library, Hudson.

9:00 am-5:00 pm Expressive People Art Exhibit Oil and acrylic paintings on canvas by Stacie Flint. Exhibit will display through 3/26. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am Gyrotonic Tower Class Using natural body spinal movements to decompress and strengthen the spine. It emphasizes full mobility of the joints and lengthening of the fascia and skeletal system. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

9:30 am The Saugerties Seniors Meeting Settled and Serving in Place (SSIP)is a social self-help group for seniors who want to remain in their homes and community. Village Diner, Saugerties.

9:30 am Serving and Staying in Place – SSIP/New Paltz Regular Tuesday social breakfast meeting for seniors who want to remain in their own home and community. Plaza Diner, New Paltz.

9:30 am-9:50 am Bouncing Babies Story Time Laptime stories, songs and fingerplays. Birth to 24 months old. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

9:30 am-11:00 am Level I Yoga with Jory Serota Taught in the Iyengar style. The basis of the method is taught in standing poses and other fundamental postures. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

10:00 am The Country Scrappers & Stampers Meeting Come for the whole day or drop by for an hour or two. New members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Ongoing. Walker Valley Schoolhouse, Walker Valley.

10:00 am-10:45 am Terrific Twos and Threes Story Time Books, action rhymes, music and crafts. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

10:00 am-10:45 am Community Play Space Rugs, toys and books are spread out for kids to play with after laptime. Everyone welcome. Meet new friends, see old friends. Gardiner Library, Gardiner.

10:00 am-5:00 pm Exhibit: The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War features rarely seen art medals and posters from World War I The new exhibition The Art of Devastation: Medals and Posters of the Great War explores the art medals and posters of World War I. Show exhibits though 4/9. Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

10:00 am-9:00 pm Art Exhibit: Devereux Art Show Showcasing art work made by the adult Advanced Behavioral Health residents. Located in the Center Hall. Art Therapists Ellen Stewart and Gloria De Pietro have been working with the residents using a variety of media such as paint, paper maché, watercolor, clay, markers, colored paper and other found objects, investigating ways for creative expression. Show will exhibit through 2/1, during the HV Mall Hours. Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10:30 am Pilates Equipment Class A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Ulster Pilates, Kingston.

10:30 am-11:30 am Together Tuesdays Janice leads this story, craft, and play hour for kids birth through preschool. Come join the friendly gang of local parents. Phoenicia Library, Phoenicia.

11:00 am-5:00 pm Americana An exhibit that stages concrete and abstract symbols of American values. Exhibit shows through 3/12. Artists’ reception on 1/28, 5-7pm. Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson.

1:00 pm-2:00 pm Esopus Artist Group Join this ongoing session of art making. Bring your own supplies. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

3:00 pm-6:00 pm Weekly Community Acupuncture with Kristin Misik For details and to schedule appointments: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/accupuncture.html. Held in the Education Annex. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

4:00 pm-5:00 pm Youth Hang-Time Ages 9-13 Event includes crafts, outdoor games, book discussions, movies, wii and informal hangouts. Town of Esopus Library, Port Ewen.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Weekly Sitting Meditation w/ Walking Meditation Instruction available. On-going Tues, 6-7pm. Free & open to the public. Sky Lake Meditation Center, Rosendale.

6:00 pm-7:00 pm Vinyasa Community Class with Selena Reynolds An informative community class open to all levels. Reduced-price. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock.

6:00 pm-8:59 pm Quiz Bowl Practice Extension Education Center, Hudson.

6:00 pm-8:00 pm SUNY Ulster Seeks Participation from Ulster County Community 
for Focus Groups on Adult Educational Needs SUNY Ulster is hosting four focus group meetings to obtain input from Ulster County adults who have never attended college or attended but never earned a degree. The purpose of the focus groups is to obtain the thoughts, ideas and advice of this group on how the school can better serve the educational needs of the adult learner in Ulster County. SUNY Ulster is looking for both men and women, age 30 and above who live or work in Ulster County. Snow date Wednesday, February 1, 6:00 pm – 8:00pm. A light dinner will be served. Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, Kingston.

6:30 pm-8:00 pm Embodying DBT 8-Session Skills-based Group to Enhance and Deepen Individual Therapy Work, facilitated by Rafael Perez, LCSW-R. Please see website for details and to advance register: wellnessembodiedcenter.com/embodying-dbt.html. Wellness Embodied – A Center for Psychotherapy and Healing, New Paltz.

7:00 pm-8:30 pm Weekly Opportunity Workshop Learn how to help the environment, raise funds for non-profit organizations, and save money over time! Ongoing. Free to attend. Novella’s, New Paltz.

7:00 pm-9:00 pm Open Mic On-going. Free admission. Inquiring Minds Saugerties Bookstore, Saugerties.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Jazz Trivia Acoustic No cover. The Derby, Poughkeepsie.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Tuesday Trivia Night Bring your smarty pants. Max’s on Main, Beacon.

7:00 pm-10:00 pm Open Mic Nite Hosted by Ben Rounds, Open Mic Nite at Woodnotes Grille makes Tuesday night the new Friday night for great entertainment. Listen to talented local singers and bands or showcase your own talents! No cover. Woodnotes Grill – Emerson Resort, Mt. Pleasant.

7:00 pm Starr Book Group This month they will be discussing The Hare With the Amber Eyes by Edmund De Waal. Open to all. Starr Library, Rhinebeck.