Alive @ 25

A defensive driving course designed for young drivers. Endorsed by the National Safety Council. Third Saturday of every month. Info: 845-765-2728.

Poets’ Corner Open Mic

Monthly Open Mic for writers and readers of spoken word of all types every 2nd Sunday. Featured reader, then mic is open to all.

Beacon Second Saturday

A city-wide celebration of the arts held on the second Saturday of every month where galleries and shops stay open until 9pm, most of which are right along Main Street. In addition to displaying art from around the globe, the event often includes free gallery talks, live music, and wine tasting. Beaconarts.org.

Free Holistic Healthcare Clinic

Many holistic Practitioners will be volunteering their time monthly to provide services, including: massage, chiropractic, reiki, other energy and body work, acupuncture, craniosacral massage, deep tissue body work and hypnosis. There’s also a prenatal and lactation specialist offering a breastfeeding cafe.

Open Jazz Jam

Hosted by The Poughkeepsie Jazz Project. Info: 845-452-3232. Free,everyone welcome! PA, drums and keyboard provided.