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Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Stationary Clinic for Dogs

Every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. $95 and up; includes spay/neuter, rabies vaccine, and cone collar. All surgeries performed by appointment only; Also, Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Mobile Clinic for Cats( call for location and dates). $70 per cat includes spay/ neuter, rabies vaccine, ear cleaning, nail trim. All surgeries performed by appointment only; & Low-cost vaccine & dental Clinics available. The Animal Rights Alliance (T.A.R.A.), 60 Enterprise Pl, Middletown. Info: 845-343- 1000,

Pure Yang Qi Gong (Wednesdays, 6:30-7:30pm)

Ancient meditative movements that align breath, body and intention. Gentle practice for all to build strength, flexibility and coordination. The Hot Spot, Plaza Rd, Kingston. $20 (pay what you can). Info:

Butterfly Sips Golden Nectar

Tai Chi Chuan at Fighting Spirit Karate in Gardiner
Yang Style (short form). Tai Chi Chuan is strength through softness: building stronger bones, resilient muscles and a dynamic energy body. Instructor: Roy Capellaro, PT.Tuesdays 9:45-11am. Fighting Spirit Karate is on 19 Osprey Lane, Gardiner. Register: or call 845- 518-1070; 12 sessions/$240.

Antique Fair & Flea Market (8/4-8/5)

Old-Fashioned Antique Show featuring 200+ dealers, free parking, & food. $10/early buyers – Friday before show. Info: 518-331-5004. $4/gen adm, $3/srs, free/16 7 under. Washington County Fairgrounds, Rt 29 Greenwich.

Call for Artists

For an art exhibit at HOPE Rocks Arts and Music Festival on 8/18 & 8/19. Submit photo of any 2D artwork to The theme for the art is Hope. The festival will take place at Cantines Memorial Complex in Saugerties.

Snapology 2018 Summer Camps

Children use Lego bricks to explore the world of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and animation in an open, fun, team-based environment. Camps are held in various locations in the Hudson Valley this summer: Uptown Kingston at Stockade Martial Arts; Wappingers Falls; Fishkill Rec Center; St. Joseph in New Paltz; & MaMa in Stone Ridge. Info & reg:

Health and Wellness for Your Pet (7/8, 2-4 pm)

Discover practical health supporting techniques to enhance your pet’s overall wellness. Learn an easy body scan to assess your pet’s health. Thurman Greco’s book “A Healer’s Handbook” will be sold at this class with all funds received supporting maintenance costs at the Woodstock Dog Park. Suggested donation to class: $15. Reservations not necessary. Light refreshments served. Bring a small rug or blanket for your pet to lay on. Class held at St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church, Woodstock.

Summer Time Camp (6/25 – 6/29, 8:30am – 3:30pm)

For ages 7 – 13. Fun in the sun, explore nature, art, theater and sportsmanship in a safe, accepting & open environment, with compassionate counselors. Special introductory offer – only $99 for first 15 registered campers! Camp time may be extended 2 hours each day. Info: 917-971-9237; info@homebase; 64 Plains Rd, New Paltz.

AUNTS/Art BBQ (7/21, 7pm)

AUNTS returns with a live performative experiment in choreography, art, and collective living. Dinner at 7pm, Performance at 8pm. $20. Mount Tremper Arts, 647 South Plank Rd, Mount Tremper. Info: 845-688-9893.

GCCA’s Sprouts Program 2018 – Register Now for Some Summer Arts Fun

Free for children ages 3 to 7 who reside (or are visiting relatives) in Greene County. This annual summer arts program, now in its 32nd year, takes place at six and “easy to get to” sites including Windham, Coxsackie, Cairo, Greenville, Hunter and Catskill. Program is limited to 15 children per classroom, wee SPROUTS artists, musicians, dancers and thespians get to share their entire week with the same creative classmates, attentive volunteers and inspirational teachers. The workshops are 10 – 11:45am , Monday through Friday. Parents or guardians may register their children in advance by calling the office at GCCA, Monday through Friday, at 518-943-3400. Info, dates, locations:

Summer Family Day (6/30, 10am-3pm)

Learn about Infinity from Lama Tsultrim Gyaltsen, and explore it through music with Matt Cantello and through visual Art with Trish Malone. RSVP’s appreciated. Info & reg: 845-679-5906 x1012; 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.

Gallery Lev Shalem Call for Entries: The 2018 Summer Show (7/15-8/27)

Juror: Jenny Nelson, widely exhibited artist and instructor, Woodstock School of Art. Intake: 7/9, 10am-3pm;
Opening reception: 7/15, 12-2pm. submit up to two wired and ready-to-hang original artworks in any medium, sized up to 40″.
You will be notified via email if your work has been accepted.
There will be a $5 submission fee per image entered. A 25% donation to the WJC will be made by the artist from each sale of accepted work. Artwork not accepted must be picked up on 7/10, 10am-3pm. Accepted works must be picked up on 8/28, 10am-3pm.
Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 1682 Glasco Turnpike, Woodstock.;; 845-679-4937; &

Little Ones Learning Center T-Shirt Contest

Attention all Artists, Runners, and Community Members!!! Little Ones Learning Center is looking for a design for the 2018 Towpath Run 6K T-Shirt! We will be accepting entries during the entire month of June. A winner will be selected in the beginning of July. The winning design will be featured on the front of this year’s Towpath Run. Info:

Rhinebeck Theatre Society’s Audition Notice: The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

Sat 6/30 at 1pm, Sun 7/1 at 7pm, callbacks Mon 7/2 at 7pm. Middle school+. Readings from the script. Info:

If My Body Could Talk: Body Image & Emotional Eating Write/ Read Workshop with Ilyse Simon RDN CDN (Tuesdays, July 10-31, 12:30-2pm)

Led by Ilyse Simon RDN CDN, Nutrition Therapy LLC, Nutrition Therapist specializing in eating disorders. $295. Some insurances accepted. Call 845-331-6381 or email to register.
231 Clinton Avenue, Kingston. Info: 845-331-6381;

Woodstock Art Exchange – Life’s Gifts (6/22-6/24)

A new exhibit of collage, sculpture and more, by Fay Wood. Artist reception Saturday, 2-4 pm. Gallery hours 11am to 6pm. Free. Info: 914-806-3573. Woodstock Art Exchange, 1396 Rt28, West Hurley.