Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (February 5-14)

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Note to our readers: Every page marks a different date in our online Almanac Weekly calendar of events.  The weekly post includes: premier listings on the first page; the events for Thursday on page 2; Friday on page 3; Saturday on page 4; etc.

How to get your event in Almanac Weekly’s calendar:

If you’d like to submit information about an upcoming event for publication in our popular calendar of events, please e-mail a single-spaced, plain-text document file to Donna Keefe, our calendar manager, at [email protected]. Send the name of the event, time, date, location of event, a telephone number (for publication) and admission charge (specify if free). A brief description is helpful, too. Events are published in the newspaper as a community service and on a space-available basis. Almanac Weekly’s calendar is printed on Tuesdays, so we must receive all entries no later than the previous Friday at noon. If you’d like to speak with Donna directly, call (845) 334-8200 ext. 104.

 

 

premier listings

 

Zimmerman Family Fundraiser - Chicken Parm & Spaghetti Dinner (2,21, 5pm). Hosted by the Highland Hose Company #1. A fire consumed the family’s entire apple storage and packing facility, this family has been extremely supportive of fire service for decades, they are in need of the communities support now. Two seatings for this dinner, 5 & 7pm. $25/ticket. All proceeds will go to the Zimmerman Family. Highland Station #1, 25, Milton Ave, Highland.

Call for Art. Artwork that depicts love as a theme for a Valentine Day Art Exhibit. Art must be submitted by 2/10. Info: 845-658-4136. Transndancendrum, 415 Main St, Rosendale.

Library Lover’s Raffle @ Grinnell Library. From 2/1 through 2/28. $1.00 for a ‘Love My Library’ heart. Each ‘heart’ will enter the donor into a Library Lovers Raffle for a chance to win a ‘Sweetheart Basket’. Raffle will be draw on 2/28 @ 12 noon. Info: 845-297-3428.Grinnell Library, 2642 East Main St, Wappingers Falls.

Register Now! 186th PHS Philadelphia Flower Show Bus Trip (3/5/2022) .Deadline to register is 2/28/15. Buses will load at 6:45am and return 9:30pm. Info: 845-340-3990 ext. 335 or www.cceulster.org. Hudson Valley, $70.

Poughkeepsie Day School 6th Grade participates in Canstruction Jr. A competition that challenges children to use food cans to build structures. Bring a can of food to vote for your favorite structure for the People’s Choice Award. Through 2/7. All cans to be donated to the Food Bank of the Hudson Valley. Galleria Mall, Poughkeepsie.

Traveling Passenger Pigeon Exhibit at MCS. An exhibit on the life and tragic extinction of the passenger pigeon is now on view in the hallway near the gymnasium. It can be seen through February 13. Info: www.woodchucklodge.org. Margaretville Central School, Margaretville.

Register Now: Olana’s ARTic Adventure for Youth! Special vacation add on . (2/17 or 2/18). 9am - 3:30pm. Bag lunch required. Ages 5-12. Reg reqr’d. 518-828-1872, x 108 or www.olana.org. Olana, 5720 State Route 9G, Hudson, $100.

Register Now! Ulster County Animal Response Team (UCART) Meeting for Volunteers(2/10). RSVP by emailing [email protected] or calling 845-379-1098. Info: www.ulstercorps.org/ucart Ulster Fire/Rescue Training Center, 259 Ulster Landing Rd, Kingston.

Calling all High School Students and Parents/ Guardians (2/21, 1pm). Calling all High School Students! (and Parents/Guardians). Hosted by Christopher Seubert, Studio Art Instructor & Coordinator of Academic Travel, SUNY UlsterWSA Instructor of Painting & Drawing Woodstock School of Art, 2470 Rt 212, Woodstock.

The Animal Rights Alliance (T.A.R.A.) Mobile Clinic. Low-cost spay/neuter for cats. Performed by appointment only, by NY state licensed veterinarians. Fee includes spay/neuter, rabies vaccine, ear cleaning, and nail trim. Info: www.tara-spayneuter.org or 845-343-1000.

Slice of Life. Reality captured in black & white and color by photographer Richard Hirschman. Exhibits through 3/29. Info: 845-569-4997 or [email protected]. The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum, 94 Broadway, Newburgh.

Register Now: 3-D Underwater Worlds - Art Making with Robin Brickman. (2/16). 9am - 3:30pm. Bag lunch required. Ages 5-12. Reg reqr’d. 518-828-1872, x 108 or www.olana.org. Olana, 5720 State Route 9G, Hudson, $45.

Call for Art. Artwork that depicts love as a theme for a Valentine Day Art Exhibit. Art must be submitted by 2/10. Info: 845-658-4136. Transndancendrum, 415 Main St, Rosendale.

Traveling Passenger Pigeon Exhibit at MCS. An exhibit on the life and tragic extinction of the passenger pigeon is now on view in the hallway near the gymnasium. It can be seen through February 13. Info: www.woodchucklodge.org. Margaretville Central School, Margaretville.

Call for Photos: Photography Now 2015. Deadline 2/15. Juror David Bram. Info: www.cpw.org or 845-679-9957. Center for Photography at Woodstock, 59 Tinker St, Woodstock.

Free “Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism” Classes: Meets 7pm every Wednesday year-round in the Amitabha Shrine Room (next to the Namse Bangdzo Gift Shop) at Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mountain Road, Woodstock. For information, contact Jan Tarli n,845- 679-5906 ,x1012.

Red Hook Community Arts Network Gallery and Artists Collective: Call to Artists: “Works on Paper.” Send your images now for our juried exhibit for March 6-April 5. Deadline is February 2, for work on or of Paper: paintings, prints, collage, drawings and sculpture, photos (that incorporate an additional art-making process -no giclees).   Our juror is Kate McGloughlin, artist and director of the Woodstock School of Art.   For more information: RHCAN.com, 7516 N. Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571, 845-758-6575, E-mail: [email protected].

Calling all High School Students & Parents/Guardians (2/21, 1pm). Hosted by Christopher Seubert, Studio Art Instructor & Coordinator of Academic Travel, SUNY Ulster WSA Instructor of Painting & Drawing Woodstock School of Art, 2470 Rt 212, Woodstock.

Do You Need Assistance Applying for Affordable Health Insurance? Maternal-Infant Services Network, Inc. (MISN) provides Navigators to help you, your family, or your small business apply for affordable health insurance through the New York State of Health Marketplace. Appointment needed. Info: 1-800-453-4666. Newburgh.

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@RisingStarEne.

Register Now! Ulster County Animal Response Team (UCART) Meeting for Volunteer(2/10). RSVP by emailing [email protected] or calling 845-379-1098. Info: www.ulstercorps.org/ucart Ulster Fire/Rescue Training Center, 259 Ulster Landing Rd, Kingston.

Children’s Call:A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Ajkun Ballet Theatre is looking for young dancers (Pre-K to Young Teens) for a summer production. Rehearsals and performances will run from August 3 throughout August 15, 2022 at The EGG Performing Arts Center in Albany. Info: [email protected] or 646-368-9800. Albany.

Register Now! 186th PHS Philadelphia Flower Show Bus Trip (3/5) .Deadline to register is 2/28/15. Buses will load at 6:45am and return 9:30pm. Info: 845-340-3990,x 335 or www.cceulster.org. Hudson Valley, $70.

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