Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (Feb. 26-Mar. 7)

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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.



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Phoenix Rising: A Transformational Workshop using imaginative journeying and movement/sound to release disfunctional patterns and birth wondrous, vital expressions of your Self. Saturday, March 14th, 10-4, $100, Phoenicia. Taught by Kathleen Donovan and Darlene Van de Grift. No experience necessary. Call 845-684-5219.

The Hurley Reformed Church Youth Group is sponsoring The Famous Brook’s BBQ. Hurley Reformed Church, 11 Main St, Hurley. . Dinners include 1/2 Brook’s famous chicken or ribs, baked potato,coleslaw,roll, butter,dessert and beverage. Chicken or ribs: $12. .Free delivery for ten or more dinners. For reservations or delivery, call Kathy Burns at 845-399-1884. Walk-ins welcome.

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:, 7516 N. Broadway, Red Hook, NY 12571, 845-758-6575, E-mail: [email protected]

Health Quest Sleep Medicine is celebrating National Sleep Awareness Week with a series of events scheduled from March 3-5. The week will include tours, screenings and lectures meant to provide information about sleep disorders and treatment options. On March 5, Dr. Mohammed Aziz, medical director of the Vassar Brothers Center for Sleep Medicine, will give a lecture on Obstructive Sleep Apnea and its effects on health and wellness. The talk is from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at 200 Westage Business Center Dr., Entrance C, 3rd floor, Suite 330, Fishkill. Please reserve a seat by calling 845-838-8159.

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.

The Age of Alice: Fairy Tales, Fantasy, and Nonsense in Victorian England. Exhibit to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Alice in Wonderland. Thru 6/15. Info: Vassar College, Poughkeepsie.

Free Income Tax Assistance. Times: Walk-in hours on Mondays: Noon - 2 pm and 4 - 8 pm; Tuesdays: 10 am- 6 pm; Thursdays: Noon - 8 pm; and Wednesdays and Fridays: 10 am - 8 pm. Sponsored By: The School of Business. Info: 845-257-2622. SUNY New Paltz, van den Berg Hall, Rooms 208C and 341, New Paltz.

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 Hudson Valley, $70.

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: or 845-343-1000.

Exhibit: “Gallery Lev Shalem: Works from the Collection.” Select pieces. accessibly priced, from the Woodstock Jewish Congregation’s (WJC) collection of unique works of donated art are now available for special viewing, and are being offered up for sale through 3/7. Info:845-679-2218. Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 682 Glasco Tnpk, Woodstock.

Children’s Call for Performances of 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 ArtsCenter in Albany. Info: [email protected] or 646-368-9800. Albany.

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.

Women’s Wellness Day (2/28). Motivational speaker, CPR instructor, vendors, nutritionist, light lunch, give-aways, and free raffle items. To register, please contact Janet Hernandez at 845-567-2773. Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St, Kingston.




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