New Meeting Announcement: The Family Collective (Tuesdays, 10am – 12pm)

Get together to learn new, interesting things and spend time together. This is a souped up Mothers group that isn’t just for mothers. The group is a birth and parenting information collective with the intention of bringing a new outlook to learning about what it means to give birth, become a family and raise children! New topics each session! Group meets each week on Tuesday from 10am-12pm at the Mountain View Studio in Woodstock. Free admission, donations appreciated. Facebook: @woodstockparent.

Poetry Reading by Thurman Greco (3/30, 6:30-8:30 pm)

Thurman will read from her book I Don’t Hang Out in Churches Anymore. This memoir features true stories about hunger in America, related by those around us who live it. She reveals the food pantry where she worked as a place where miracles are real and hearts are healed. The stories promise to open your eyes and your heart while sharing moving experiences and miracles in the pantry. Hosted by Laura Lonshein Ludwig. Open reading to follow the book signing. All Poets, Writers and Musicians of all ages welcome. Info: 845-246-5775. The Inquiring Minds Bookstore, 66 Partition Street, Saugerties.

ISday SAUGERTIES Exhibition (3/30, 5-8pm)

Celebrating International Sculpture Day with a month-long sculpture exhibition by artists who live or work in Saugerties and environs. Throughout the month of April, Saugerties joins hundreds of artists, organizations and institutions in over 20 countries in celebrating Sculpture in all of its manifestations. This 3rd annual celebration will showcase sculpture in all media- from installation art to ceramics to metalwork and woodwork. International Sculpture Day (ISDay) is a world-wide event celebrated on the last Saturday in April.This exhibition is curated by Cross Contemporary Art and 11 Jane Street. Info: sculpture.org/isday/. Show exhibits through 4/28. Gallery Hours: Sat-Sun 12-5pm or by appointment: 845-399-9751 or 24/7 on ARTSY. J.J.Newberry, 236 Main St, Saugerties.

Family Day, Saturday (3/30, 10am-3pm).

Learn about generosity from Featured Teacher Lama Karma Drodhul, and Featured Activity Leader artist and children’s book author Musho Rodney Alan Greenblat.   And More! Please call or write to register so that we know how many guests to plan for. (845-679-5906 x1012 or jan@kagyu.org) All activities are free! Vegetarian Lunch from the Monastery Kitchen $10 or bring your own. Overnight accommodations available at KTD’s usual rates. Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mountain Road, Woodstock. 

Sunday Supper (Every Sunday, 4-8pm)

Remember the good old days when the family gathered around the table every Sunday for dinner? Carry on the tradition with Sunday Supper at Woodnotes Grille. Enjoy house made selections ranging from Prime Rib dinner, seasonal roasts, or chicken and dumplings for $21 per person! Emerson Resort & Spa, 5340 Rt 28, Mt. Tremper. Call 845-688-2828 for reservations.

Gentle Hanna Somatics at The Living Seed

Join Carisa Borrello for Hanna Somatic Education® and  how it can benefit you. Free informational session, an ongoing class, an upcoming workshop, or a one-on-one session. Three dates to fit your schedule: Friday March 29th 6-7pm;  Thursday April 4th 1-2pm; & Sunday April 7th 2-3pm. No pre-registration required, all informational sessions are the same content. The Living Seed Yoga & Holistic Health Center, 521 Main St, New Paltz. Info: 845-255-8212.

Oncology Support Programs offered at HealthAlliance Hospital

WMC Health offers emotional support, wellness and healing
arts programs for people affected by cancer. Programs offered: Women’s Cancer Support Group for Women, 3rd Fridays, 11am – 12:30pm through 5/17; Linda Young Ovarian Cancer Support Group, Last Wednesdays,through 5/29 7-8:30pm; Men’s Cancer Support Group, 1st Thursdays, through 5/2, 5:30-7pm; Caregivers Support Group, 3rd Mondays, through 5/20, 5:30-7pm; Younger Women’s Support Group, 3rd Thursdays, through 5/16, 5:30-7pm; & GlioblastomaSupport Group, 3rd Tuesdays, through 5/21 6-7:30pm. Info: 845-339-2071; oncology.support@hahv.org; hahv.org/service/cancer-support-program.