Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (October 8-17)

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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

12th Annual Lark in the Park (10/3-10/12). Organized hikes, bicycle trips, paddles, service, cultural and educational events thoughout the Catskill Mountain Region. For details: Hudson Valley.

Sixth O+ Festival (10/9-10/11). Art, Music & Wellness Festival Features 60 Bands, 25 Artists, Wellness EXPO+ & Conference, Classes in Yoga, Meditation & Sound Healing, Late-Night SALO+N & Bike Ride. Info: [email protected] and tickets at Kingston.

Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Stationary Clinic for Cats. $70 per cat includes spay/neuter, rabies vaccine, ear cleaning, nail trim. All surgeries performed by appointment only; Low-Cost Vaccine Clinic. Thursdays, 10am-2pm. For previously spayed/neutered cats and dogs only. No appointment needed.: & Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Stationary Clinic for Dogs. Every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. Males, $120 and up; females, $150 and up; includes spay/neuter, rabies vaccine, and cone collar. All surgeries performed by appointment only. Info: 845-343-1000. The Animal Rights Alliance (T.A.R.A.), 60 Enterprise Place, Middletown.

Register Now! Upcoming Hudson Valley Web School Website Workshops: Understanding WordPress (10/9, 12-2pm). Install a new theme, upload photos and make your first page. $99. Info: 845-802-3581 or Hudson Valley Web School, 1053 Glasco Tnpk, Saugerties.

Upcoming Event: Sunrise at Campobello. Dore Schary’s Tony-Award-winning play about FDR‘s determination to return to political life after being stricken with polio, 10/1 – 10/11, 2015, Fridays & Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 3 pm at The Center for Performing Arts, 661 Rte. 308, Rhinebeck. Tickets 845-876-3080 or $24 adults, $22 senior/child.

Seeds of Change: Cultivating the Commons (10/9-10/11). A weekend of social action & personal contemplation with Vandana Shiva, Winona LaDuke, Maude Barlow, Ralph Nader, Ken Greene. Info:, [email protected]. Omega Institute, Rhinebeck.

Register Now! Haunted Huguenot Street. Tours depart hourly beginning at 5pm on October 16, 17, 23, 24, and 30. On October 31, tours will depart from the DuBois Fort hourly beginning at 7 pm, with the final tour leaving at 10 pm. Info: DuBois Fort Visitor Center, 81 Huguenot Str, New Paltz, $25.

8th Annual Conference”Living Your Life to the Maximum” (11/6). Register Now. This conference is organized by Jewish Family Services of Ulster County. Deadline 10/22 to register. Info: 845-338-2980. Best Western Hotel, 503 Washington Ave, Kingston.

Seeds of Change: Cultivating the Commons (10/9-10/11) .A weekend of social action & personal contemplation with Vandana Shiva, Winona LaDuke, Maude Barlow, Ralph Nader, Ken Greene. Info:, [email protected]. Omega Institute, , Rhinebeck.



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  1. Do you publish something like the Almanac for Dutchess County?

    • Yes, Almanac Weekly is on newsstands every Thursday, tucked inside each issue of our sister papers, Woodstock Times, New Paltz Times, Saugerties Times & Kingston Times, but it is also distributed a stand-alone publication throughout Ulster, Dutchess, Columbia & Greene counties.
      It includes events and interesting things to do from all those areas.

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