Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (October 2-11)

Saturday 10/4

Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Hiking Club: Paddle & Hike to Slabsides Open House. Leader: Russ Faller 845-297-5126 (before 9PM) or russoutdoors@yahoo.com. Email leader for directions and meeting time. Info: www.midhudsonadk.org.

Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Hiking Club: Wonder Lake & Laurel Pond Loop Hike. Leader: Tom Buckley: TrailHikerTom@gmail.com. 7+ miles - Moderate Pace. Email leader for directions and meeting time. Info: www.midhudsonadk.org. Wonder Lake parking lot, Ludingtonville Rd, Holmes.

Opening Reception: Fair is Foul, and Mud is Gold. Sculpture and Photography by Judy Sigunick and Stefan Findel. Exhibits through 10/27. For times and info: 914-850-1951. Stefan Findel Studio, 40 West Market Pl, Rhinebeck.

7AM-10PM Ahimsa Yoga and Music Festival (10/4-5). Festival features chanting, meditation and sacred music with an exciting lineup of artists and musicians. Info: www.ahimsayogafestival.com or 518-734-4300. Windham Mountain Resort, 19 Resort Dr, Windham.

9AM-10:30AM Woodstock: Christian Centering Prayer and Meditation. On-going, every Saturday, 9-10:30am. Everyone welcome. Info: 679-8800. St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church (the A-Frame), 2578 Rte 212, Woodstock.

9AM Yom Kippur Morning Service - Congregation Ahavath Israel. Yiskor will be recited after the Torah service. Info: 845-338-4409 or ahavath_israel_see1@juno.com. Congregation Ahavath Israel, 100 Lucas Ave, Kingston.

9AM-2PM Heart of the Hudson Valley Farmers’ Market. Offering local produce, fruit, specialty/farm items - wine, honey, pickles, condiments, hot sauce, homemade pasta & sauce, jams & jellies, cheese, cured meats, eggs, baked goods, woven baskets & kitchenitems, vendors - crafts, unique & specialty items. Info: www.hhvfm@verizon.net or 616-7824 Cluett Schantz Park, 1801-1805 Rt. 9W, Milton.

9AM-1PM Young Eagles Day. The local chapter of the EAA will provide children ages 8 to 17 a free flight with an experienced pilot! Info: 845-594-1651 or thlavaty@besicorp.com. Kingston-Ulster Airport, 1161 Flatbush Rd, Kingston, free.

9AM Guided Hikes on the Art Trail. Catskill Mt. House and North-South Lake. Easy Hike. Reservations required. Info: www.hudsonriverschool.org. Thomas Cole Historic Site, 218 Spring St, Catskill, $17.

9AM-12PM YMCA Bike It! 2014. For kids aged 10-14. Bike all over. The program will continue through 11/8. Noone is turned away for financial reasons. Reg reqr’d. Info: www.ymcaulster.org or 845-338-3810, x102. YMCA of Kingston and Ulster County, 507 Broadway,

9AM-2PM Kingston Farmers’ Market. Wall St, Kingston.

9AM Object de Junque. . Vintage items, jewelry, clothing, organic veggies. Something for everyone! 679-6744. Woodstock Flea Market, Maple Ln, Woodstock.

9AM-3PM American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid CPR AED Course. Covers basic first aid, CPR techniques, maneuvers for choking victims and how to use an automated external defibrillator. Pre-registration and payment are required. Info: 845-475-9742.Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Poughkeepsie, $100.

9AM-12PM Catskill’s Lark in The Park: A guided mushroom walk. Esopus Creek Conservancy and John Burroughs Natural History Society. Pre-registration is required. Contact Steve Chorvas (schorvas@gmail.com) to register. Info: www.esopuscreekconservancy.org. SaugertiesPlaza, (near the Credit Union), Saugerties, free.

9AM-5PM Fall Harvest Weekends. Live bands, hay-rides, barbecue, cider donuts, pumpkin picking (starting in late Sept) and lots of delicious, Eco-Certified apples for picking. Info: www.fishkillfarms.com or 845-897-4377. Fishkill Farms, 9 Fishkill Farm Rd, Hopewell Junction.

9AM-3PM 12th Annual Fall Festival. Christmas decorations, table size Christmas Tree, jewelry section, area of toys, games, childrens books, household goodies, gifts for many ages, Delicious Home Baked Goods. Saugerties Reformed Church, 173 Main St, Saugerties.

9AM-12PM Mohonk Preserve - Ecology of the Lime Kiln. A moderate, 2-mile hike on the newly acquired Giant’s Ledges parcel in Rosendale. Ages 12 and up. Res reqr’d. Call for meeting location. Info: 845-255-0919. Mohonk Preserve, New Paltz, free.

9AM-4PM Second Annual Fundraising Fall Festival Plant Sale. Benefits the Frederick W. Vanderbilt Garden Association. Among the items featured for sale will be hardy mums, asters, flowering kale & cabbage, ornamental peppers, and perennials for fall planting. Info:www.vanderbiltgarden.org or 845-229-6432. Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, Route 9, Hyde Park.

9AM Saugerties’ Christian Meditation. Meets every Saturday, 9-10:30am. All welcome. No charge. 246-3285. Trinity Episcopal Church, Rte 9W, Saugerties.

9:30AM Yom Kippur Morning Service - Congregation Ezrath Israel. Info: 347-930-1420. Congregation Ezrath Israel, 31 Center St, Ellenville.

9:30AM Yom Kippur Morning Service - Chabad of Ulster County. Info: 845-331-1176. Congregation Agudas Achim, 254 Lucas Ave, Kingston.

10AM-3PM Radical Gratitude: A Workshop Exploring Unexpected Gifts. Hosted by Will Pye, an international coach, cancer survivor, and author of the book, Blessed with a Brain Tumor. Res reqr’d. Info: 800-811-3351 or play@spillian.com. Spillian LLC, 50 Todd Mountain Rd, Fleischmanns.

10AM-5PM Woodsmen’s Festival. Features lumberjack skill demonstrations and a wide variety of woodworking exhibits and demonstrations, plus Mill tours, kid’s activities, food . Info: www.hanfordmills.org or 607-278-5744. Hanford Mills Museum, 51 County Highway 12, East Meredith.

10AM-12PM First Saturdays on the Trail: Kids Nature Scavenger Hunt @ Comeau Property, Woodstock. Join Woodstock Land Conservancy and Environmental Educator, Matt Helffrich, for an exploration of the Comeau Property and a challenging nature scavenger hunt. All children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the program. Please dress appropriately for the presence of ticks. Natural repellents please! We will meet at the upper parking lot of the Comeau property. WLC events are free and open to the public. Rain will cancel the event. Please check our website and Facebook page for updates.   www.woodstocklandconservancy.org.

10AM Yom Kippur Morning Service - Congregation Shir Chadash. Info: 845-227-3327 or email info@shir-chadash.org. Freedom Plains United Presbyterian Church, 1168 Rt 55, La Grangeville.

10AM-9PM Candlewax Recycling Drop-off. Open every Saturday, 10am-9pm. Candlewax in any condition to be recycled. Pachamama Store (near food court), Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10AM-12PM Knitting Group. Stone Ridge Library, 3700 Main Street, Stone Ridge, 687-7023.

10AM-4PM The 8th Heart of the Hudson Valley Bounty Festival. Reg reqr’d.. Info: www.hvbountyfestival.com. Cluett Schantz Park, Milton.

10AM-4PM Art in the Wild - Naturally Inspired Trailside Creations. An outdoor art exhibit of playful sculptures and installations by regional artists relating art and nature in ways that help people deepen their appreciation of both. Free. 845-534-5506, x204, www.hhnaturemuseum.org. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Muser Dr, Cornwall.

10AM Orange County Audubon Field Trip. A leisurely stroll to look for all kinds of animals and plants - not just birds. Leader Lynn lbarber7@juno.com or 845-744-6047. Heritage Trail, Gates to the Trail, 6 « Station Rd, Goshen.

10AM-4PM Inaugural Huguenot Street Apple Festival Salsa Contest. $2 per tasting/vote lets folks taste each entry and cast their vote: they may taste & vote multiple times if they wish. Entries should be brought to the church by 10am. Info: skraat@gmail.com or 845-255-0680. New Paltz Reformed Church, New Paltz.

10AM Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Woolly Bears. Learn about these fun fuzzy caterpillars. For adults with or without children and children ages 5 and up. Make a Woolly Bear craft to take home. Info: 845-534-5506, x204 or www.hhnm.org. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Wildlife Education Center, 25 Boulevard, Cornwall, $7/adults, $5 /child.

10AM Yom Kippur Morning Service - Chabad of Mid-Hudson Valley. Info: 845-463-5801 or www.chabadmidhudsonvalley.com. Mercury Grand Hotel, 2170 South Rd (Route 9, Poughkeepsie.

10AM-4PM Heart of the Hudson Valley Bounty Festival. A day-long event showcasing agricultural heritage and businesses making up the beautiful Hudson Valley. Farm cuisine competition, wine, crafts, entertainment, kids’ fare. Info: www.HVBountyFestival.com or 845 616-7824. Cluett- Shantz Memorial Park, 1801-1805 Rt 9W, Milton.

10AM-2PM Gavin’s Pumpkin Festival. Crafts, vendors, games and pumpkin painting. Food available. Info: 518-634-2582. Gavin’s Irish Country Inn, 118 Golden Hill Rd, East Durham, free.

10AM-3PM Apple Festival: fresh apple pies for sale. Bake table, crafts and second time around tables. Lunch available between 11AM and 2PM. Info: 845-876-3727. Rhinebeck Reformed Church, Rt.9 and South St, Rhinebeck.

10AM-12PM Saturdays at the Woods (9/27-11/15). BigBooks/Bigger Voices for youth ages 4, 5 & 6 is an excellent introduction to the arts designed to inspire creative expression through storytelling, art, music, and games. Info:www.bethelwoodscenter.org/arts-education/explore-the-arts Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, $90, $12 /per session.

10AM-2PM Exhibit Opening: Somebody’s Calling My Name Free & Half Free. This exhibit is a chronology of people of African descent in the Hudson River Valley of New York State from the earliest arrival in the 1600’s to the first half of the 20th Century. Info:845-384-6350 or www.transartinc.org. Matthewis Persen House, 74 John St, Kingston.

10AM Mohonk Preserve - Hike and Discussion. Professor Eric Keeling (biology) will lead a hike and discussion about contemporary issues in wilderness, and readings will be available for participants in advance of the event. Free for SUNY New Paltz community. Limit 22. Info: www.newpaltz.edu/wilderness50/. Mohonk Preserve, New Paltz.

10AM-2PM Saugerties’ Farmers Market. Offering fruits & vegetables, greens, herbs, asparagus, apples, pastured meats &poultry, eggs, fresh-caught fish, local cheeses, baked goods (bread and pastries, including gluten-free), jams & pickles, & artisanal foods. 115 Main St.Parking Lot - Across from Cahill School, Saugerties.

10AM-12PM Saturdays at the Woods (9/27-11/15) Acting Out! For youth in grades 2-6 is an introduction to acting class that uses improvisation and acting games as a way to teach self-expression. Info: www.bethelwoodscenter.org/arts-education/explore-the-arts. BethelWoods Center for the Arts, Bethel, $100, $15 /per session.

10AM-2PM Red Hook Village Farmers’ Market. Offering organically grown local produce, pastured meats and eggs, baked goods, cheeses, pickles, wine, flowers, honey, jams, soap and other great local products. On-going Saturdays 10am-2pm thru October. Info:www.redhookvillagefarmersmarket.com. Across from the Village Hall, South Broadway at Prince, Red Hook.

10:30AM Death & Taxes Elder Law Workshop. The program will offer a a practical overview of legal issues affecting seniors. All are welcome to attend this free program. Info: 845-758-3241. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook.

10:30AM-12PM Create A Better World Using the Buddhist Way. A Weekend Teaching October 3-5. Teacher: Khenpo Karma Tenkyong. The subject of this teaching is how to protect the Earth by creating a global community based on compassion. Res reqr’d. Info:845-679-5906, x3. Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mt. Rd, Woodstock, $120 /full weekend, $30 /each session.

10:30AM-11:30AM Silent Vigil for Global Peace & Non-Violence. Sponsored by The Kingston Women in Black. Meet outside Cornell St PO, Kingston, 339-0637.

11AM-4PM Slabsides Day Open House. “The Naturalist’s River.” Noon program. David Schuyler, author of Sanctified Landscape: Writers, Artists, and the Hudson River Valley, 1820-1909, will speak about the shaping of Burroughs’ nature philosophy. Info:www.johnburroughsassociation.org John Burroughs Nature Sanctuary, Slabsides, 261 Floyd Ackert Rd, West Park.

11AM-6:15PM Colors in the Catskills Motorcycle Rally. In conjunction with Oktoberfest. Info: www.Huntermtn.com. Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl, 64 Klein Ave, Hunter.

11AM-3PM Autumn Festival. Featuring demonstrations of meat smoking, making apple cider, candles, cornhusk dolls and music. Info: 845-338-2786 or deana.preston@parks.ny.gov. Senate House State Historic Site, 296 Fair St, Kingston.

11AM Justice for Mason Benefit. “Mason’s Thunder” a motorcycle ride hosted by The Bishops Motorcycle Club. Registration for the ride begins at 11am and “Kick stands up” at 12pm. 1pm - Food, Live music by The Freakin’ Einstiens and Raffles. Info: 845-721-1200 or 845-518-0379. 3 Industry St, Poughkeepsie, $20, $30 /per couple.

11AM-5PM Samascott’s Corn Maze. 7-acre maze. Find all 8 hidden punch stations throughout the maze and receive a free soft ice cream or $1 off any hard ice cream. Samascott’s Garden Market, 65 Chatham St, Kinderhook, $7, free /4 and under.

11AM-3PM Free Tours at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge. Last chance this season. Info: www.woodchucklodge.org. Woodchuck Lodge, 1633 Burroughs Memorial Rd, Roxbury.

11AM-3PM Wild Saturday at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck Lodge. A Nature Walk for Families. A one-hour foray through field and forest at Manhattan Country School Farm in nearby Meeker Hollow, with MCS Program Director John McDaniel. Wear sturdy shoes/boots and extra layers! This will be the final weekend of tours for the 2014 season.Info: www.woodchucklodge.org.Woodchuck Lodge, 1633 Burroughs Memorial Rd, Roxbury.

11AM-4PM Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary. A shelter for over 300 pigs, goats, sheep, cows & chickens. Meet the animals, hear their heartwarming stories and walk away with a deeper understanding of who they are. Tours every Sat & Sun - 11:30am, 1:15pm, 3pm.$10 /adults, $5/ kids 12 & under. Info: www.WoodstockSanctuary.org or 679-5955. Woodstock Farm Animal Sanctuary, 35 Van Wagner Rd, Willow.

11AM-2:30PM Catskill Animal Sanctuary Weekend Tours. Meet 300+ rescued farm animals on this beautiful 110-acre haven. Every Saturday and Sunday, through October. Info: 336-8447 or www.casanctuary.org. Catskill Animal Sanctuary, 316 Old Stage Rd, Saugerties.

11AM Delaware & Ulster Railroad Train Rides. Two-hour round trip excursion. Every Saturday and Sunday, through the end of October. 11am & 2pm from Arkville to Roxbury. Info: 586-DURR. Rt 28, Arkville.

11AM-6:15PM Oktoberfest. Features authentic German and German-American entertainment in the beauty of the northern Catskills in autumn. Our modern celebration of the harvest features plenty of vendors, free crafts for the kids. Info: www.Huntermtn.com. Hunter Mountain Ski Bowl, Hunter.

11AM-4PM 3rd Annual Wine Festival More than 20 regional wineries will gather. Tastings from wineries in the Hudson Valley and Finger Lakes region. Info: www.bethelwoodscenter.org. Bethel Woods, Bethel, $25, $10 /designated driver.

11AM-6PM Psychic Fair Weekend (10/4-5). Five readers Palm, Tarot, Angel, Intuitive Reading: 20 min $30 + 1 medium 15min:$30 30min:$60. Info: www.CrystalConnectionCenter.com or 845-888-2547. Crystal Connection, 116 Sullivan St, Wurtsboro.

11:30AM-1PM Women Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Help release the past using gentle energetic healing techniques. Meets the first Saturday of every month from 11:30am - 1 pm, $15. For more information and to register, contact Cindy at 845-282-6400 or Cindy@RisingStarEnergetics.com. New Paltz Healing Arts, New Paltz.

11:30AM Yom Kippur Children’s Service - Chabad of Mid-Hudson Valley. Info: 845-463-5801 or www.chabadmidhudsonvalley.com. Mercury Grand Hotel, 2170 South Rd (Route 9, Poughkeepsie.

12PM Presentation and Panel Discussion: A.J. Williams Meyers, Ph.D, Don Quinn Kelley, Ph. D, Baba Neil Clark. In conjunction with Somebody’s Calling My Name Free & Half Free Exhibit, a chronology of people of African descent in the Hudson River Valley. Info:845-384-6350 or www.transartinc.org. Matthewis Persen House, 74 John St, Kingston.

12PM “My Two Italies” with Joseph Luzzi. A poignant personal account from Luzzi, a child of Calabrian peasants whose lifelong study of Italy unveils the mysteries of this Bel Paese, “Beautiful Land, “ where artistic genius gone hand in hand from the time of Michelangelo to theSopranos. Millbrook Band Shell, 3327 Franklin Ave, Millbrook.

12PM-7PM Hudson Valley Oktoberfest. An afternoon featuring authentic German bier and cuisine and a variety of other German and American Craft Beers! Info: www.hvoktoberfest.com. Dutchess County Airport, 263 New Hackensack Rd, Wappingers Falls, $15.

12PM-6PM Oktoberfest 2014. German food, traditional entertainment & artisan crafts. Info: nysparks.com/parks/13 or 845-786-2791. Bear Mountain State Park, Seven lakes Dr, Bear Mountain.

12PM Jagerfest at Crystal Brook Mountain Brauhaus. Live German entertainment. German food, beer and wines. Surely a night not to be missed with an appearance by the world famous Jager girls, Jagermeister specials all night. Info: 800-999-7376 or www.crystalbrook.com/brauhaus-events. Crystal Brook Mountain Brauhaus, 430 Winter Clove Rd, Round Top.

12PM Yom Kippur Memorial Service - Chabad of Ulster County. Info: 845-331-1176. Congregation Agudas Ach, 254 Lucas Ave, Kingston.

12PM Yom Kippur Memorial Service - Congregation Ezrath Israel. Info: 347-930-1420. Congregation Ezrath Israel, 31 Center St, Ellenville.

12PM Yom Kippur Memorial Service - Chabad of Mid-Hudson Valley. Info: 845-463-5801 or www.chabadmidhudsonvalley.com. Mercury Grand Hotel, 2170 South Rd (Route 9, Poughkeepsie.

1PM Ulster County SPCA First Annual Runway Adoptathon. 1 pm. Public Dog Show with prizes. 12-2 pm. The Michael Dell Orchestra - Sinatra/Big Band. 3-4 pm. Circle 65 Band - Pop hits. 4 pm. Runway Adoptathon.5:30 - 9:30 pm. 4 Guys in Disguise and Maria Hickey & 4G, 4G at Mariner’s. Mayor T.R. Gallo Park, Kingston.

1PM 1658 Stockade National Historic District Walking Tour- Narrated walk through New York’s largest intact early Dutch settlement and neighborhood where the state was born in 1777. Includes tour of c.1812 Johnston House interior. Info: www.fohk.org or 339-0720. Friends of Historic Kingston Gallery, corner Wall-Main Sts, Kingston, $10, $5 /under 16.

1PM-3PM Saturdays at the Woods (9/27-11/15) Creative Voices - Creative Writing for youth in grades 2-6 will teach the art of storytelling through the themes and ideals of 1960’s. Creative expression, empathy, civic engagement, and point-of-view will all beexplored. Info: www.bethelwoodscenter.org/arts-education/explore-the-arts. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, $100, $15 /per session.

1PM Mohonk Preserve - How Did the Rope Get Up There? History and Practice of Gunks Rock Climbing.No reservations required. Info: 845-255-0919. Mohonk Preserve, Trapps Bridge, New Paltz, $12.

1PM-3PM Saturdays at the Woods (9/27-11/15). Intro to Drawing - Drawing on History for youth in grades 2-6 uses important messages of the 1960s to introduce the art of sketching. Artists of all levels are welcome! Info:www.bethelwoodscenter.org/arts-education/explore-the-arts. Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Bethel, $100, $15 /per session.

1:30PM Yom Kippur Children’s Service-Vassar Temple. Info: 914-456-7309 or visit www.vassartemple.org. Vassar Temple, 140 Hooker Ave, Poughkeepsie.

2PM Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Hiking Club: Library Talk for MHADK. Subject will be Doodletown and the other vanished hamlets such as Baileytown, Johnsontown, Pine Meadows and Sandyfields (just to name a few) acquired by the Palisades Interstate Park Commission within the Harriman park region. Info: www.midhudsonadk.org. Newburgh Free Library, Ludingtonville Rd, Newburgh.

2PM Free Meditation Instruction. On-going every Saturday, 2pm in the Amitabha Shrine Room. 60-minute class requires no previous meditation experience. For info contact Jan Tarlin, 845-679-5906, 1012. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mountain Rd, Woodstock.

2PM Gardiner Library Music Lover’s Group Meeting. The group meets the second and fourth Saturdays of each month at 2pm. Gardiner, free, 255-1255.

2PM-6PM Harvest Fair Thunder Ridge with Dorraine Scofield. Bring a chair or a blanket or your dancin’ shoes and join Thunder Ridge for another great summer concert in the park sponsored by the Claverack Republican Club. Food and lite refreshments available for purchase. Town of Claverack Park, Church St, Mellenville, free.

2:30PM-6PM Super Saturdays. Francesca Warnes will be on hand to offer arts and crafts, games, and fun. From time to time they’ll have special guest artists with different programs such as circus arts, nature walks. Info: 845-254-5469 or www.pinehillcommunitycenter.org. Pine Hill Community Center, 287 Main St, Pine Hill.

2:45PM Yom Kippur Afternoon Service-Vassar Temple. Info: 914-456-7309 or visit www.vassartemple.org. Vassar Temple, 140 Hooker Ave, Poughkeepsie.

3PM Yom Kippur Memorial and Concluding Service - Congregation Shir Chadash. Info: 845-227-3327 or email info@shir-chadash.org. Freedom Plains United Presbyterian Churc, 1168 Rt 55, La Grangeville.

3:30PM-5PM Create A Better World Using the Buddhist Way. A Weekend Teaching October 3-5. Teacher: Khenpo Karma Tenkyong. The subject of this teaching is how to protect the Earth by creating a global community based on compassion. Res reqr’d. Info:845-679-5906, x3. Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mt. Rd, Woodstock, $120 /full weekend, $30 /each session.

4PM-6PM The Would/Lands: Walk on the Wild Side. An opening procession and art installation along the Wallkill Valley Rail Trail by performance artist Pat Oleszko. Info: www.wsworkshop.org. Binnewater Kiln Parking Lot, Rosendale.

4PM-7PM Opening Reception: Fair is Foul, and Mud is Gold. Sculpture and Photography by Judy Sigunick and Stefan Findel. Exhibits through 10/27. Info: 914-850-1951 Stefan Findel Studio, 40 West Market Pl, Rhinebeck.

4PM-7PM Chili Fiesta! $7 buys a dinner of various chili’s (including vegetarian), sausage & peppers, rice, corn bread, apple crisp and beverages. Call Barbara 845-883-7142 for tickets. Memorial United Methodist Church i, Hwy 4455, Modena, $7.

4:45PM Yom Kippur Yizkor Memorial Service-Vassar Temple. Info: 914-456-7309 or visit www.vassartemple.org. Vassar Temple, 140 Hooker Ave, Poughkeepsie.

5PM-8PM First Saturday Receptions in Kingston. Art galleries & shops open their doors the first Saturday of each month, 5-8pm. First Saturday offers art receptions and special events throughout the Rondout district, Broadway and Uptown area. Info: 845-338-0331. Kingston,

5PM-8PM “Street Dressing, “ a Collaborative Show of “Art Underfoot.” An exhibition of photographs, mixed media and collaborative work by Joan Barker and Allison Constant. Exhibits through 10/26. Info: www.artbargallery.com. ArtBar Gallery, 674 Broadway, Kingston.

5PM Book Signing & Reading: Linda Coleman, author of Radical Descent:The Cultivation of an American Revolutionary. Info: 679-8000 or nan.goldennotebook@gmail.com. Info: 679-8000 or nan.goldennotebook@gmail.com. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock.

5PM-8PM Uptown Kingston’s First Saturday Art Walk. live music, open studio tours, theatrical performances, historical reenactments, arts & cultural activities. Info: kingstonhappenings.org. Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center, 300 Wall St, Kingston.

5PM-8PM Opening Reception: For the Love of Robots. Paintings by ezerd. Show will exhibit through 10/25. Gallery hours are Saturday 1-6pm and 24/7 through the storefront windows. Also by appointment. Or visit www.TheStorefrontGallery.com. For more information, call 845-338-8473.The Storefront Gallery,93 Broadway, Kingston.

5PM-8PM Opening Reception: EAST meets WEST. Works by Cross River Fine Arts. 18 Watercolorists. Exhibits through 10/25. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, Duck Pond Gallery, 128 Canal St, Port Ewen.

5PM-9PM Reformed Church of Shawangunk Auction. Toys, Antiques, Household Items, Garden Tools, Misc. Anything goes. Info: 845-895-2952. Reformed Church of Shawangunk, 1166 Hoagerburgh Rd, Wallkill.

5PM Yom Kippur Closing Prayer Service - Chabad of Mid-Hudson Valley. Info: 845-463-5801 or www.chabadmidhudsonvalley.com. Mercury Grand Hotel, 2170 South Rd (Route 9, Poughkeepsie.

5PM Family of Ellenville Penny Social and Auction Fundraiser. Calling begins at 6:30pm. Regular table tickets are 100 for $1. Also 50-50 raffle, money tree, kids, holiday, and special tables. Very special items will be auctioned at end of evening. Refreshments. Info:845-647-2443. Pioneer Fire Company, Norbury Hall, Ellenville.

5PM-7PM Artist Reception: Just Because. Works by Eric Forstmann. Wine and hors d’oeuvres will be served. Exhibits through 10/17. Info: 518-592-1330 or www.eckertfineart.com. Eckert Fine Art, 34 Main St, Millerton.

5PM-8PM Opening Reception: Phyllis McCabe Exhibit. (Solo Member Show) in Lounge Gallery and “My Town” Outdoor landscape, architecture, Ulster Co (Members Show) in Main Gallery. Exhibits through 10/25. Info: www.askforarts.org or 845-338-0331. Arts Society of Kingston.

5:30PM-10PM Deborah Dows Centennial Celebration. Cocktails, dinner, live music/dancing, luminaries. Info: www.southlands.org or 845- 876-4862. The Southlands Foundation, 5771 Route 9, Rhinebeck, $60, $45 /child.

5:30PM Yom Kippur Closing Service -Vassar Temple. Info: 914-456-7309 or visit www.vassartemple.org. Vassar Temple, 140 Hooker Ave, Poughkeepsie.

6PM Yom Kippur Evening Service - Congregation Ahavath Israel. Neila l start at approximately 6pm and conclude with the sounding of the shofars at approximately 7:25pm A break the fast will take place after the services Info: 845-338-4409 or ahavath_israel_see1@juno.com.Congregation Ahavath Israel, 100 Lucas Ave, Kingston.

6PM Teen Groups with Jake. Sat. evenings. For kids to hang out and play games, fooze ball, basket ball etc. Info: 1-877-576-9931. Empowering Ellenville, 159 Canal St, Ellenville, free.

6PM Community Concert Series and Open Mic Series. Father/son combo of Jacob Bernz & Grammy Award-Winner David Bernz playing Folk, Traditional, and Smart Original Songs. Open mike at 6:45PM. Info: 845- 255-1255 or www.gardinerlibrary.org. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Tnpk, Gardiner.

6:30PM Sweet Blues: A Film About Michael Bloomfield. Directed by Bob Sarles. Also, a musical tribute featuring Bloomfield’s Super Sessions colleague Al Kooper and other special guests. Info: www.levonhelm.com or 845-679-2744. Levon Helm Studios, 160 Plochmann Ln, Woodstock, $100 /seat, $75 /standing room.

7PM Saturday Night Live Music & Noodles: Lizard’s Thicket, “Real Country Cooking”, Appalachian and Klezmer tunes/songs on fiddle and banjo. Second set: 9pm. Info: 845-255-8811, www.GKnoodles.com. Gomen-Kudasai Noodle Shop, Rite Aid Plaza, New Paltz, free /donations welcome,

7PM Celtic Night with the Irish Mafia. Sean Griffin’s Irish Mafia and invited guests connect the Celtic tradition to Galicia, Spain. Info: 845-339-9310. Elephant, 310 Wall St, Kingston.

7PM Lantern Tour of Lindenwald. From among the shadows they will have a glimpse of Lindenwald, President Martin Van Buren’s mansion, in the dimming twilight. Reservations are required. Info: 518-758-9689. Martin Van Buren NHS, 1013 Old Post Rd, Kinderhook.

7PM Hudson Valley English Country Dance. Workshop at 7pm. Caller: Loretta Holz. Band: Tiddley Pom: Jeanette Hancock-Huttel, violin, Sue Polansky, clarinet, Katie Jeannotte, piano, Stewart Dean, concertina. Info: www.hudsonvalleydance.org or 845-679-8587. Reformed Church of Port Ewen, Salem Rd, Port Ewen, $10, $5 /full-time student.

7PM St. James’ Episcopal Church 5th Annual Graveyard Tours. Tours every half hour, with the last tour at 8:30 pm. Not recommended for children under 5. Rain or shine. Res reqr’d. Info: www.stjameshistoricgraveyardtours.com. St. James Episcopal Church, 4526 Albany Post

7PM Live at Kindred Spirits: Acoustic Jazz featuring Grammy winner Malcolm Cecil on bass, guitarist Steve Raleigh, pianist Peter Tomlinson, NYC saxophonist Al Guart and local guest artists. No cover or minimum! Kindred Spirits, 334 Rte 32A, Palenville, 518-678-3101.

7PM Petey Hop. Info: 845-255-9463 Robibero Family Vineyards, 714 Albany Post Rd, New Paltz.

7PM Hitchcock’s “Marnie.” Film historian John Epperson introduction to the screening of “Marnie, “ followed by a postscreening talk and Q&A. Res requested. Info: 518-822-8448 or fyi@timeandspace.org. Time & Space Limited, 434 Columbia St, Hudson, $25.

7PM Catskills Lark In The Park: To Be Forever Wild Screening. An hour-long documentary film created by a group of filmmakers, musicians and artists in the Catskill Mountains. Q&A after the screening with director David Becker and Special Guests. Info: 845-586-1660. Open Eye Theater, Margaretville.

7PM Live @ The Falcon: Ed Palermo Big Band! Info: 845-236-7970 or www.liveatthefalcon.com. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.

7:13PM Yom Kippur Final Shofar Blast & Buffet - Chabad of Mid-Hudson Valley. Info: 845-463-5801 or www.chabadmidhudsonvalley.com. RSVP. Mercury Grand Hotel, 2170 South Rd (Route 9, Poughkeepsie.

7:30PM Mingo Fishtrap in Concert. Other Artists: Marc Broussard, Andy Suzuki. Info: www.theegg.org. The Egg, Empire State Plaza, Albany, $29.50.

7:30PM-10:30PM 1st Saturday Swing Dance. Includes basic lesson at 7:30pm and a bonus move at 9pm with instructors Linda and Chester Freeman. No partner or dance experience necessary to attend. For more info visit www.got2lindy.com or call 845-236-3939. MAC Fitness, 743 East Chester St, Kingston.

7:30PM Saturday Night Live Music & Noodles. 2nd set at 9pm. No cover, $5 donations to musicians recommended. Info: 845-255-8811 or www.GKnoodles.com. Gomen-Kudasai Noodle Shop, Rite Aid Plaza, New Paltz.

8PM The Lowest Pair. Info: 845-658-9048 or www.rosendalecafe.com. Rosendale Café, 434 Main St, Rosendale.

8PM The Philadelphia Story. Written by Philip Barry and directed by Brendan Burke. Info: www.newpaltz.edu/theatre/productions.html SUNY New Paltz, Parker Theatre, New Paltz, $18, $16 /senior, $10 /student.

8PM An Evening in Cabaret Style with Party of Two. The duo of DJ Potter, vocalist, and JoAnn Chmielowski, pianist, keyboardist has a large repertoire of music crossing genres, generations and border. Info: 607-652-4030. The Gallery, 128 Main St, Stamford, $8.

8PM Closing Night: To Live and Die on the Upper East Side. Written by: Terence Patrick Hughes. Directed by: Claire Hewitt Raper. Info: 845-679-2079. Byrdcliffe Theater, Upper Byrdcliffe Rd, Woodstock, $20.

8PM Just Two, solo in the taproom. Info: www.hydeparkbrewing.com or 845-229-8277. Hyde Park Brewing Co, 4076 Albany Post Rd, Hyde Park.

8PM Bonnie & Clyde. Book by Ivan Menchell. Lyrics by Don Black. Music by Frank Wildhorn. Directed by Jovan Bradley. Musical Direction by Amy Gustin. Info: 845-227-7855 or www.trinityplayersny.org. Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center, 12 Vassar St, Poughkeepsie, $19.95, $16.95 /senior/student, $16.95 /child.

8PM Equivocation. Info: www.centerforperformingarts.org. Center for the Performing Arts at Rhinebeck, Rhinebeck.

8PM Woodstock Jazz Festival w/ John Scofield, Jack DeJohnette, John Medeski, Larry Grenadier, Ben Perowsky, Chris Speed and Uri Caine! Doors 6:30pm / Show 7:30pm. Tickets: $25 - $75. Info: 845-679-4406. Bearsville Theatre, 291 Tinker St, Woodstock.

8PM Goldberg Variations/Variations. Bach, Breadcrumbs & Jazz. Pianist Dan Tepfer will perform. This is a cross-over classical-jazz performance by Dan Tepfer . Info: 518-263-2063. Doctorow Center for the Arts, 7971 Main St, Hunter, $30, $25 /senior, $7 /student.

8PM Yom Kippur Kol Nidre Service - Congregation Shir Chadash. Info: 845-227-3327 or email info@shir-chadash.org. Freedom Plains United Presbyterian Churc, 1168 Rt 55, La Grangeville.

8PM Mary Lattimore & Jeff Zeigler. Celebrating their first album….Slant of Light. Info: 518-828-1562 or www.thehalfmoonhudson.com. The Half Moon, 48 S Front St, Hudson.

8PM Pitchfork Militia. Info: 679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

8:30PM Jeremy Baum Trio. Info: 845-687-2699 or highfallscafe@earthlink.net. Stone Dock Golf Club, High Falls Café, High Falls.

9PM Riverfront Music Series. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. Info: 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave, Rhinecliff, free.

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