River Crossings: Contemporary Art Comes Home (Tuesdays - Sundays, thru 11/1). This groundbreaking exhibition featuring 28 contemporary artists at two historic settings is a joint exhibition between The Olana Partnership and the Thomas Cole National Historic Site. Info:www.rivercrossings.org or 518-828-1872. Olana, 5720 St Rt 9G, Hudson.
Teaching for Engagement in the Hudson Valley: The Next 100 Years Depend on It. (7/28-7/30) More than 20 workshops and six extended field experiences. . Registration required. Details: https://www.TeachingtheHudsonValley.org, 845-229-9116, ext. 2035. Franklin D. RooseveltHome and Presidential Library, Henry A. Wallace Education and Visitors Center, Hyde Park.
175th Orange County Fair (7/22-8/2). The rides! The midway! The music! The kettle corn! It’s all here once again! Mon-Fri 4-11pm, Sat-Sun 1-11pm. Orange County Fairgrounds, Middletown.845-343-4826, 845-343-4894, https://www.orangecountyfair.com.
7AM Minnewaska State Park Preserve: Early Morning Birders. Designed for birding enthusiasts or those just looking to learn the basics. Info: 845-255-0752. Minnewaska State Park Preserve, Main Entrance, Gardiner, $10 /car.
9AM-10AM Senior Dance Exercise with Inyo Charbonneau. The emphasis is on fun while benefiting from strengthening and aerobic exercise. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older, $1 donation requested. Mountainview Studio, Woodstock.
9:30AM Serving and Staying in Place. SSIP/New Paltz. Regular Tuesday social breakfast meeting for seniors who want to remain in their own home and community. Info: 845-255-0609. Plaza Diner, New Paltz.
10AM The Country Scrappers & Stampers Meeting. Meets every Tuesday. Come for the whole day or drop by for an hour or two. New members are welcome and encouraged to attend. Call 845-744-3055 for more information. Walker Valley Schoolhouse, 1 Marl Rd, Walker Valley.
10AM-1PM Food Bank Farm Stand at People’s Place Every Tuesday. Remember to bring your own shopping bags. For more information, please call People’s Place at 845-338-4030. People’s Place, 17 St. James St, Kingston.
10:30AM Together Tuesdays with Francesca. For kids birth through preschool. Story, craft, and play. Come join the gang of local parents.Info: 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia.
3PM Kingston YMCA Farm Project Mobile Market Grand Opening. The Mobile Market is a bicycle powered cart that brings fresh produce to different stops in every Tuesday thru Sept. Stops - 3pm Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley; 4:15Yosman Towers; & 5pm KingstonPublic Library. Hosted by Cornell Cooperative Extension will Info: 845-340-3990 or [email protected]. Kingston.
4PM-11PM The Orange County Fair. Info: https://www.orangecountyfair.com or 845-343-4826 or 845-343-4894. Orange County Fairgrounds, 100 Carpenter Ave, Middletown.
4PM Ulster County Fair (7/28-8/2). Carload Night - $40 per carload (buses not included). Info: 845-255-1380 or https://www.ulstercountyfair.com. Ulster County Fair, 249 Libertyville Rd, New Paltz.
4PM Story Garden Family Story Time. Every Tuesday this summer, sing songs, play games, and just have fun—all outside at the Tivoli Library’s very own plot in the community garden! For families with children entering kindergarten through 2nd grade. Info: 845-757-3771.
5PM Monthly Diabetes Education Series: Daniel Brocks will lecture on the impact diabetes has on eye health. For more information and to register to attend, call 845-431-2445. Vassar Brothers Medical Center, Conference Room B, Poughkeepsie.
5:30PM Phoenicia Community Choir. Sing with your neighbors and prepare for concerts. No need to read music, no audition. On-going, Tuesdays, 5:30pm. Info: 845-688-2169. Wesleyan Church, basement, Main St, Phoenicia.
5:30PM-6:30PM Hip Hop Dance Workshop. Ages 6 & Up. Join in the ever-popular weekly hip hop dance workshop taught by Anthony Molina in collaboration with Operation Unite. No experience necessary, families welcome. Info: 518-822-1438 or https://www.hudsonoperahouse.org. Hudson Youth
6PM-7PM Free Meditation Practice at Sky Lake Shambhala Retreat Ctr. Meets every Tuesday, 6-7pm. Free and open to the public. Contact info: 845-658-8556 or https://www.skylake.shambhala.org. Sky Lake, 22 Hillcrest Ln, Rosendale.
6PM “Forever Free:Lincoln, Civil War” Lecture by James Coll. Info: www. saugertieshistoricalsociety.org or 845-246-9529. Saugerties Historical Society, Front lawn, 119 Main St, Saugerties.
6:30PM-8:30PM Orange County Pop, Rock & Doowop Series 2015: Memories of You. Info: https://www.FerryGodmother.com. Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Orange County Arboretum, Montgomery.
7PM-9PM Open Mic. On-going, Tuesdays, 7-9pm. Inquiring Minds Bookstore, 200 Main St, Saugerties, 845-246-5775.
7PM-8:30PM Singing Just for Fun! New Paltz Community Singers. Everyone welcome, everyone gets to choose songs. Going 20+ years. Meets 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 7-8:30pm. Info: [email protected]. Quaker Meeting House, 8 N. Manheim Blvd, New Paltz.
7PM-8:30PM Weekly Opportunity Workshop . Meets every Tuesday night, 7pm-8:30pm.Free to attend: learn how to help the environment, raise funds for non-profit organizations, and save money over time! Novella’s, 2 Terwilliger Ln (across from Super 8), New Paltz.
7PM Open Mic with Cameron & Ryder. Info: 518-828-4800. Club Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia St, Hudson.
7PM-10PM Jazz Jam. Every Tuesday, 7-10pm. 452-3232. The Derby, 96 Main St, Poughkeepsie.
8PM Open Mic Nite Join host Ben Rounds and take your shot at becoming the next Catskills Singing Sensation! No cover. Tuesday is also Burger Night at the Cat - only $8. Info: 688-2444 or https://www.emersonresort.com. Catamount Restaurant, Mt. Pleasant.
8PM Open Music. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.