Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (February 11-20)

Sunday 2/14

Presidents’ Day Family Weekend (2/12-2/15). Cross-country ski trails, ice skating rink, snow tube run and snowshoe trails. Ice fishing on Lake Cole, Guided nature hikes. Climbing gym, archery range, arts and crafts programs. Info: www.frostvalley.org. Frost Valley YMCA, 2000 Frost Valley Rd, Claryville.

9:30AM Pilates Sringboard/Reformer. Class is a full-body workout including core stability and strengthening, upper body and lower body program. The workout includes classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Info: 845-658-2239 or www.ulsterpilates.com. Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

10AM-4PM Fishkill Model Train and Railroad Hobby Show Will feature the best in model train displays, memorabilia and related hobby items, for fun and for sale. Info: www.fishkillrecreation.com Fishkill Recreation Center, 793 Route 52, Fishkill, $7, $2 /under 12.

10AM Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Lovey Dovey On Valentine’s Day. Two Sessions at 10 & 11:30 a.m.. Learn about Doves, a symbol of love for hundreds of years, and their wild cousin, the Mourning Dove. Info: www. hhnm.orgor call 845-534-5506, ext. 204. Hudson HighlandsNature Museum, Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Dr, Cornwall, $8, $6 /child.

10AM-2PM Sun Brunch @ The Falcon: The Blues Farm (Blues Jazz). Info: 845-236-7970 or www.liveatthefalcon.com. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.

10:30AM-12:30PM Free Meditation Practice at Sky Lake Shambhala Retreat Ctr. Meets every Sunday. Sitting and walking meditation with short teaching and discussion from Pema Chodron books or video. Free and open to the public. Contact info: 845-658-8556 orwww.skylake.shambhala.org. Sky Lake, 22 Hillcrest Ln, Rosendale.

10:30AM Pilates Sringboard/Reformer. Class is a full-body workout including core stability and strengthening, upper body and lower body program. The workout includes classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Info: 845-658-2239 or www.ulsterpilates.com. Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

11AM-2PM Free Community Fun Day. Free pony rides, pet mini horses, meet farm animals, enter the “high jump” competition. Info: 845-544-0969. Oz Farm, 280 Malden Turnpike, Saugerties, free.

11AM-1PM Valentine’s Day Brunch . Benefit for “The Gathering Place,” a new worship respite care center. There is no charge for the brunch, just a free-will donation.  The brunch will be prepared by a CIA trained chef.  Call the church office at 845-452-1550 to sign up. St. John’s Lutheran Church, 55 Wilbur Blvd, Poughkeepsie.

11:30AM Pilates Sringboard/Reformer. Class is a full-body workout including core stability and strengthening, upper body and lower body program. The workout includes classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Info: 845-658-2239 or www.ulsterpilates.com. Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

12PM Valentine’s Day Singer Showcase. Featured singers include AnnMarie Molony, Jeff Entin, Robin Baker, Lauren Tully, Steve and Terri Massardo. Res suggested. Info: www.highfallscafe.com or 845-687-2699. High Falls Café, 12 Stone Dock Rd, High Falls.

12PM Co-ed Pickup-Futbol ! If there’s no snow on the ground in town, every Sunday at noon. Info: [email protected] Athletic Fields at Comeau Town Park, 98 Comeau Dr, Woodstock.

12PM-4PM Washington’s Birthday Celebration (2/13-2/15). Sing “Happy Birthday” to General Washington and have a piece of birthday cake. Children make a take-home craft and re-enactors perform military drills. Musical entertainment of the period. 12-4pm. Washington’s Headquarters, Newburgh.Info: 845-562-1195 or  www.nysparks.com.

12:30PM-6PM Tarot Readings and Couple’s Readings with Sarvananda. Walk-ins welcome or call for appointment. Info: 845-679-2100. Mirabai Bookstore, 23 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, $30 /half an hour, $50 /45 minutes.

1PM-2PM Silent Peace Vigil by Woodstock Women in Black. Info: 845-679-7148 or [email protected] Village Green, Tinker St, Woodstock.

1PM-3PM Pallet Puppet Theatre offers Spanish Puppet Lesson. Ongoing on Sundays, 1-3pm. Materials for kids provided. The Green Palette, 215 Main Street inside of the Medusa Antique Center Building, New Paltz.

1PM-4PM Sketch Class. A traditional sketch class (drawing the figure) format of numerous poses which will lengthen in duration as determined by the monitor. $50/4 consecutive classes. Sundays, January 17 - December 4. Info: www.woodstockshcoolofart.org. Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, $20 /session, $50 /4 classes.

2PM August: Osage County. Written by Tracy Letts. Directed by Christine Crawfis. Info: www.countyplayers.org or 845-298-1491. County Players Falls Theatre, 2681 W. Main St, Wappingers Falls, $17, $14 /senior/under 12.

2PM-3PM Opening Reception, Artist Talk & Reading by artist Dan Taulapapa McMullin, author of Coconut Milk. Event includes a solo exhibition of paintings by artist and a screening of 100 Tikis and Book. Rose Gallery Fine Art, 238A Warren St, Hudson.11am-5pm daily or by appt. Closed Tuesdays.

3PM You Can’t Take It With You. A comedy by George S.Kaufman and Moss Hart. Info: 845-876-3080. The Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck, , 661 Route 308, Rhinebeck, $24, $22.

3PM My Funny Valentine. Love songs from the Broadway musical performed by the Presby Players. Purchase tickets at the door. Marsh Hall, Port Jervis. Info: www.facebook.com/presbyplayers.

3PM Dance Film Sunday: Another Telepathic Thing. A rare collaboration between Annie-B Parson, one of America’s leading dance theater choreographers, and Jonathan Demme, acclaimed film director, Info: www.rosendaletheatre.org or 845- 658-8989. Rosendale Theatre, Main St, Rosendale, $12, $6 /under 12.

3PM “Music for Romance” Woodstock Chamber Orchestra Concert. Info: 845-266-3517 or www.wco-online.com . SUNY Ulster, Quimby Theatre, 491 Cottekill Rd, Stone Ridge, $20, $18 /senior, free /student.

3PM-6PM Audition: Stop Kiss and remaining roles in the STS 2nd Stage Season. All are asked to prepare a 1 minute monologue, reading, or speech from any genre in any style, including poetry, classics, or prose. Info: 845-679-8579 STS Playhouse, 10 Church St,

3PM-4PM Let Me Call You Sweetheart. A musical performance by Peter Muir, presenting love songs from the Ragtime era. Muir is a gifted musician who started his professional musical life at age eight as a chorister in Westminster Abbey. Res reqr’d. Info: 845-905-8000.The Fountains at Millbrook, Auditorium, 79 Flint Rd, Millbrook, free.

3PM-7PM Woodstock Live Afternoon Blues & Folk Rock & Funk Show! Featuring Billy Mitchel, George Henry, Ray Pollard, Journey Blue Heaven & friends. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

3PM The Orchestra Now: Concert 3. Conducted by Leon Botstein, music director. Info: www.fishercenter.bard.edu or 845-758-7900. Bard College, Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts, Sosnoff Theater, Annandale-on-Hudson, $35, $25.

4PM-6PM Norman Turner Gallery Opening. The memorial exhibition will feature the late Norman Turner’s paintings and drawings. Info: 845-255-1559 or unisonarts.org Unison, New Paltz.

4PM-6PM Woodstock Community Drum Circle. Hosted by Birds of a Feather and Timekeeper Drums invite all to drum and dance. Free, donations appreciated. On-going on Sundays, 4-6pm. Meets in the end room in the back of the building. Village Green, Woodstock.

4PM Howland Chamber Music Circle: Blair McMillan. Info: 845-831-4988. Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main S, Beacon, $30, $10 /student.

4PM The Glaring Omissions: Curated by Scott Anderson Info: 845-679-8000. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock.

4:30PM – 6PM Breathe/ Chant/ Envision/ Reflect/Connect. A bimonthly musical, meditative journey to reset, renew and inspire … with a variety of talented musicians, eclectic instrumentation, original mantra music and lyrical verse that provide the perfect landscape for your reflections and intentions… Dreamy, mellow, deep, lighthearted, rockin’… a powerfully engaging and potent odyssey into your own heart and the heart of the world.Promoting personal and collective wellbeing through voice, music and a vision for a better world. Info: www.amymctear.com/vocal-village/.Every other Sunday,4:30-6pm, $15. At the Living Seed, 521 Main Street, New Paltz.

7PM Live @ The Falcon: KJ Denhert & The New York Unit (Folk Jazz). Info: 845-236-7970 or www.liveatthefalcon.com. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.

7PM My Funny Valentine. Love songs from the Broadway musical performed by the Presby Players. Purchase tickets at the door. Marsh Hall, Port Jervis. Info: www.facebook.com/presbyplayers.

7:30PM Monty Alexander & Frank Vignola with special guest Caterina Zapponi. Info: 518-473-1845. The Egg Albany, Albany, $29.50.

8PM Tom Depetris Band. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

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