Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (March 3-12)

Friday 3/4

9:45AM-10:45AM Senior Chi Kung with Corinne Mol. Meditative, healing exercise consisting of 13 movements. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older for a $1 donation. Mescal Hornbeck Community Center, Rock City Rd, Woodstock.

10:30AM Little Brainstormers. Children’s Program. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Port Ewen.

10:30AM Sesame Street Live: Let’s Dance! An up-close, interactive family experience with everyone’s favorite Sesame Street residents. $18.00-$62.00, reserved seating (includes $2 facility fee). Info: 845-454-5800 ext. 1201 Mid-Hudson Civic Center, 14 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie.

10:30AM Pilates Springboard -Reformer Class. 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-5PM   Preview - March Antique Auction. Hosted by Carlsen Gallery Auctioneers & Appraisers. Previews held: Thursday, 3/3, Friday, 3/4 & Saturday, 3/5: 12-5pm; & Sunday, 3/6, 10am til the sale at 10:30am. Auction offers an array of fine antiques from various estates in the Hudson Valley, Albany & Connecticut. Covering a variety of traditional antiques and fine art up to mid century modern. A fully illustrated catalogue may be viewed online at www.carlsengallery.com. Info: 518-634-2466 or [email protected]

12:05PM-1:15PM Senior Basic Pilates with Christine Anderson. A floor work course promoting improvement of balance, coordination, focus, awareness breathing, strength and flexibility. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older, $1 donation requested. Mescal Hornbeck Community Center, Rock City Rd, Woodstock.

12:30PM-6PM Crystal Tarot, Chakra Clearing Sessions and Astrology Readings with medicine woman Mary Vukovic. Every Friday at Mirabai. Walk-ins welcome or call for appointment. $30 for 25 minute reading; $50 for Chakra Clearing Session; $120 for in-depth 90minute Astrology Reading. Info: 845-679-2100. Mirabai Bookstore, 23 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

4PM Knitting Club “Knit Wits.” Saugerties Public library, Washington Avenue, Saugerties, 845-246-4317.

4PM-5:30PM Math Circle - Friends from Bard College are back for Math Circle! One Friday a month for fun math games, math-related crafts. Children under 9 years old must be accompanied by an adult. Info: 845-757-3771 or www.tivolilibrary.org. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Main St, Tivoli.

4:30PM Teen Night. 1st & 3rd Fri of each month. Young Adult Program. Info: 845-338-5580 Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Port Ewen.

4:30PM-5:30PM Lego Club. All ages, with parents. Ongoing. Info: 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia, free.

5PM New Paltz Elks Lenten Fish Fry. Offered every Friday during Lent. our choice of Fried Fish or Shrimp, French Fries or Baked Potato. Take-outs available. Info: 845-255-1633. New Paltz Elks Lodge #2568, 290 Rt 32 South, New Paltz, $12 /adults, $11 /srs & 12 & under.

5:30PM-7:30PM Magical Card Gaming Night. First Fridays. Magic, Yugioh and Pokemon card tournament. Ten and under must be accompanied by an adult. Contact Heather at [email protected] for more information. Info: phoenicialibrary.org or 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia.

6:15PM Newburgh Friday Night Swing Dance Series. Led by Linda & Chester Freeman of Got2Lindy Dance Studios. Meets Monday nights, four week series 3/4, 3/11, 3/18 & 3/25. No experience or partner necessary. Beginner Swing Dance session 6:15-7:15pm, Intermediate7:15-8:15pm. $85 per person per series. Info: www.got2lindy.com or call 845-236-3939. La Maison du Etre Bien (House of Wellness), 87 Liberty St, Newburgh.

7PM U.S Navy Band. Tickets are required for admission. For more information call the Mid-Hudson Civic Center box office at 845-454-5800. Mid-Hudson Civic Center, Poughkeepsie, free.

7PM Vine Van Gogh. Vine Van Gogh works with the Valley’s best artists, so they can give you a step-by step-painting lesson on how to recreate a piece of art that you can call your own. Info: 845-687-2699. High Falls Café, High Falls.

7PM R5’s Winter 2016 Sometime Last Night Tour. Special Guest: Max. Info: www.palacealbany.com Palace Theatre, 19 Clinton Ave, Albany, $49.50, $35, $29.50.

7PM Benefit Concert Remembering Amy Regan Gabriel Dresdale and Friends. Donations will be accepted to support Music Unites, a non-profit organization supporting music education with which Regan was involved. Info: 845-679-2336. Christ’s Lutheran Church, 26 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

7PM Sandy’s 2016 Celebration of Community Talent Show. An evening to celebrate the talents of your community, your friends and family. Refreshments. Info: [email protected] Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St, Rhinecliff, $5 /donation.

7PM Live @ The Falcon: Gabriel Butterfield Band. Opener: Phil Butta Band. Info: liveatthefalcon.com or 845-236-7970. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.

7PM-9PM 1st Fridays: Star Nation Sacred Circle. Meets every 1st Friday, 7-9pm.Info: www.SymbolicStudies.org. A positive, not for skeptics, discussion group for experiencers of the paranormal. Open to all dreamers, contactees, abductees, ET Ambassadors. Bring adrink, snack to share & lawn chair to sit under the stars afterwards for a UFO watch. Center for Symbolic Studies, 475 River Rd. Ext, Tillson.

7PM Opera Double Bill: Higglety Pigglety Pop by Oliver Knussen and The Magic Flute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. 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, $15.

7PM Friday Night Jazz! New York City saxophonist Al Guart leads ensembles comprised of the best Hudson Valley Jazz musicians. A rotating roster of performers includes pianists John Esposito & Peter Tomlinson, guitarists Steve Raleigh & Peter Einhorn, bassists LewScott & Rich Syracuse. Other musicians regularly sit in with the band. Info: 518- 678-3101. Kindred Spirits, 334 Rt 32A, Palenville.

7:30PM UPAC Friday Film Series: Field of Dreams. Info: 845-339-6088. Ulster Performing Art Center, 601 Broadway, Kingston, $6.

8PM A View From The Bridge. Play by Arthur Miller. Directed by Jack Wade. Info: 845-257-3880 or www.newpaltz.edu/theatre. SUNY New Paltz, Parker Theatre, New Paltz, $18, $16 /senior/staff, $10 /New Paltz student.

8PM Community Playback Theatre First Friday Show. Come share real life audience stories improvised by our seasoned acting troupe! $10 donation. Contact Fred & Toni, 845-883-0392. Boughton Place, 150 Kisor Rd, Highland.

9PM Dharma Bums. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

9PM The Wood Brothers. Special Guest Seth Walker. 21 & Over. Info: 518-828-4800 Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia St, Hudson.

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