Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (May 19-28)

Saturday 5/21

Tenebrarum: Art From the Shadows. Featuring the works of Barry James Lent and Barbara Doherty. Exhibits through 6/25. Info: 914-737-1212. Field Library, 4 Nelson Ave, Peekskill.

The Rhinebeck Aerodrome Museum’s “Spirit of the Aerodrome Gala.” Celebrating the 89th  Anniversary of Charles Lindbergh’s history-making flight across the Atlantic. The event will center around the Aerodrome’s recently completed and news-making Spirit of St. Louis.  This is an exact copy of Lindbergh’s aircraft, and its public debut flight is scheduled for 5:30pm.  Two of Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh’s grandchildren will be present to witness the flight and will speak at the evening gala.  The Spirit aircraft project was twenty years in the making, with ups and downs in between. Info: www.spiritoftheaerodrome.com. The Rhinebeck Aerodrome, Rhinebeck.

International Group Art Show. Contemporary and traditional art. Exhibits through 6/3. Info: 845-797-5210. Bashasart Studio, 211 Fishkill Ave, Studio 208, Beacon.

Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Club: Black Creek Clean-up & Paddle.  Leader: Russ Faller, 845-297-5126 (before 9:30PM) or [email protected] Bring work gloves, loppers, saws, rope. Trash bags supplied. Contact leader for meeting time. Info: www.MidHudsonADK.org. Black Creek Bridge, Parking area, Highland.

Opening Reception - Chemistry:  Explorations in Abstract Photography. Curated by Matteawan Gallery Director Karlyn Benson. Exhibits through 6/19. Garrison Art Center, Riverside Galleries, 23 Garrison’s Landing, Garrison.

Eric Roth. A program of guitar music from the Nineteenth century, a time of striking innovation and development of this familiar instrument. Info: www.saugertiespubliclibrary.org, or 845-246-4317. Saugerties Public Library, Saugerties, free.

6AM JBNHS Spring Migration along Mill Road. A 6a.m carpooling departure to this great roadside birding habitat in Wawarsing. . Trip leader Peter Schoenberger ([email protected]). Info: www.jbnhs.org. Kingston Park and Ride lot, Kingston.

8AM-10AM Tai Chi with Marth Cheo. An ancient Chinese healing and martial art. Mixed levels during the first hour, followedby advanced forms. Ongoing. Info: 845-255-1559. Unison Arts Center, 68 Mountain Rest Rd, New Paltz, $12.

8AM-4PM Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal Course. Arecertification for the PALS course. You must be certified in PALS to take this abridged course. Preregistration and payment are required. Info: 845-475-9742. Northern Dutchess Hospital, Rhinebeck, $165

8AM-7PM 2nd Annual Hudson River Park Games The Games will include: Pentathlon - a day-long event of unparalleled competition; “Fear the Pier” - a unique obstacle course; Community Fest - a week-long kick off to The Games with recreational activities. Info:www.hudsonriverparkgames.org/ Hudson River Park, Chambers St to 59th St, along Manhattan’s west side, New York City.

8:30AM-3PM How to Become More Profitable Using QuickBooks. Info: 845-363-6432. Ulster BOCES, 319 Broadway, Port Ewen, $49.95.

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM  Fun Fast Vinyasa with Foster  Hurley.  Kickstart your weekend with this NEW 60-minute vinyasa class. Also known as “Ashtanga Lite,” the fast-paced flow works up a nice sweat while keeping things light and fun. $16. Info: 845-679-8700. Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock. www.woodstockyogacenter.com.

9AM-1PM American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider Certification. Designed to provide the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an automated external defibrillator. Reg reqr’d. Info: 845-475-9742. Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie.

9AM-2PM Hurley Heritage Society Annual Plant Sale.  Perennials, annuals, shrubs, planters, hanging baskets, herbs, garden related items, vegetables, For information, call 845-331-8767  or 845-331-4852. Museum grounds, 52 Main St, Hurley.

9AM Second Annual Heroes Bike Run. To benefit The Purple Heart Hall of Honor, Inc. and Paws of War. . Registration and breakfast, followed by a 60-mile motorcycle ride around the country roads of Orange, Ulster and Sullivan at 11am. barbecue featuring live music from Hudson Blue, and raffle prizes, 1pm. Info: 845-615-9084 Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Montgomery.

9AM-4PM Friends of The Library Book Sale! 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Esopus.

9AM-2PM Plant Sale. Annual plant sale to usher in National Garden Week. Huge selection of perennials, annuals, vegetables, herbs and pollinator plants at great prices. Held rain or shine. Info: www.warwickvalleygardeners.com, [email protected] Pine Island Park Pavilion, Kay Rd, Pine Island.

9AM-4PM St. Peter’s-Rosendale Annual Spring Flea Market & Plant Sale. Lots of indoor and outdoor vendors. Raffle Table. Many indoor & outdoor plants & herbs for sale. $5 Bag Sale: St. Peter’s “Tables of Treasures” at 2 pm. For info or vendor space, call  845-687-7735. St. Peter’s, Corner of Rte 213 and Keator Ave, Rosendale, free.

9AM Pilates Springboard - Reformer Class. A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Info: 845-658-2239 or www.ulsterpilates.com. Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

9AM-1PM Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Native Plant Sale. A variety of native plants selected to attract butterflies, honey bees and hummingbirds. Workshops including: “Gentle Solitary Bees” at 10am; “Create a Bee House, “ which runs throughout the day.Info: hhnm.org or 845-534-5506. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Dr, Cornwall.

9AM-4PM The Friends of the Kingston Library Used Book Sale. There are thousands of items available, with low prices. Info: 845-331-0507 Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St, Kingston.

9AM-3PM Heroes Bike Run. Show your support for our local veterans and enjoy a scenic ride around the county. Registration at 9am. The ride kicks off at 11am followed by barbecue from 1-3pm with live music. Info: www.bbggadv.com/HeroesBikeRun or 845-615-9084. Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Montgomery.

9AM-3PM Wings and Wheels for Warriors Car Show. Benefiting disabled American Veterans. Trophies are awarded to the top 30 vehicles. Food, beverages, music by DJ Brian, face painting. Plane Rides are $30/person Pre-Registration, $35 Day of. Info:www.wingsnwheelsforwarriors.com/ Joseph Y. Resnick Airport, 199 Airport Rd, Ellenville, $15 /car entry, free /spectator.

9AM-4PM The Friends of the Kingston Library Used Book Sale. There are thousands of items available, with low prices. Info: 845-331-0507 Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St, Kingston.

9AM-1PM Hudson Highlands Nature Museum: Native Plant Sale. A variety of native plants selected to attract butterflies, honey bees and hummingbirds. Workshops including: “Gentle Solitary Bees” at 10am; “Create a Bee House, “ which runs throughout the day.Info: hhnm.org or 845-534-5506. Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Dr, Cornwall.

9AM Saugerties’ Christian Meditation. Meets every Saturday, 9am. All welcome. No charge. 246-3285. Trinity Episcopal Church, Rte 9W, Saugerties.

9AM-1PM American Heart Association Basic Life Support Provider Certification. Designed to provide the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an automated external defibrillator. Reg reqr’d. Info: 845-475-9742. Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie.

9:30AM Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Club: 5 Hyde Park Trails Patch-in-a-Day Hike. Leader: Mike Cunningham 203-748-7233 between 7-9pm. or [email protected] About 6 miles overall. Fast pace. If it rains bring rain gear. Bring lunch. No dogs. Info:www.MidHudsonADK.org. Roosevelt Farm Lane, Parking area, Hyde Park.

9:30AM-11:30AM Plant Swap - Spring is here! Registration begins at 9:30am. Be on time…swapping starts at 10am sharp! Info: 845-757-3771 or visit www.tivolilibrary.org. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli.

9:30AM-11AM Woodstock: Christian Centering Prayer and Meditation. On-going. Everyone welcome. Info: 845-679-8800. St. Gregory’s Episcopal Church (the A-Frame), 2578 Rt 212, Woodstock.

9:30AM Wiltwyck Quilter’s Guild Monthly Meeting. Kerry Burke from Simple Bird Applique will present a lecture and trunk show. Following that a half-day workshop, “The Glorious Eagle” will be taught by Kerry. (Cost $25 non-members) Kits $30, Patterns (necessary) $9. Info:www.wiltwyckquilters.org. Grace Community Church, Lake Katrine, $6.

10AM-5PM Great Outdoors Sports Expo. A variety of outdoor activities and sports. Experts and enthusiasts will be on hand to offer instruction and demonstrations on kayaking, camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, disc golf, yoga. Info: 845-778-3535. James Olley Community Cebterm  97 Sherman Ave, Walden.

10AM-5PM 8th Annual Millbrook Literary Festival. The first annual Scott Meyer Award will presented. Panel discussions, presentations, readings and book signings as well. Info: millbrookliteraryfestival.org/2016-festival. Millbrook.

10AM-4PM Grand Opening Celebration & Community Garden Planting Day.  Help plant summer vegetables and play games in the garden! Food and live music. Ttastings from Chatham Brewery. Info: 518:789-4191. McEnroe Organic Farm Market, 5409 Route 22, Millerton.

10AM-4PM Opening Weekend & Cavalry. Tour the 1769 stone farmhouse and schoolhouse, then visit the farm animals. Come talk to Civil War soldiers as you visit the Union and Confederate camps. Info: www.hillholdandbrickhouse.org or 845-615-3830. Hill-Hold Museum, Campbell Hall.

10AM-4PM Fairy/Pirate Day. Children dress up for a magical day. Walk the plank across Pirates Lagoon. Pixie Pub serves fairy tea and pirate grog. Learn to fly at Fairy Flying Academy. Reservations. Info: www.facebook.com/Fairy / Pirate Day! Or 845-782-8248. Museum Village, 1010 Rt17M, Monroe.

10AM-4PM Free Adult Tennis Instruction and Workshop. Rain date: Sunday May 22nd. Ages 15 and over (seniors welcome). To sign up for workshops and classes go to: www.sunyulster.edu/ce SUNY Ulster, Tennis Courts, Stone Ridge.

10AM-11:30AM  Iyengar Yoga Level I with Barbara Boris. For all students new to Iyengar Yoga, taught by Woodstock’s only Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor. The basis of the method is taught in standing poses. Info: 845-679-8700 or www.woodstockyogacenter.com. Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock, $16.

10AM-4PM Pine Bush UFO Fair and Parade. Family-friendly festivities including live music, fun games, craft vendors, UFO novelties, street performances, Alien and UFO themed parade, lectures and speakers for serious sky-watchers. Info: 845-744-8230. Main St, Pine Bush.

10AM Fibromyalgia with Dr. Ford Franklin. Fibromyalgia — Feels like pain all over your body but really comes from inflamed nerve cells in your brain stem. Find out how this occurs and what to do about it without drugs. Info: 845-297-3428 or Grinnell-Library.org/.  Grinnell Library, Wappingers Falls.

10AM-4PM Grand Opening Celebration & Community Garden Planting Day .Help plant summer vegetables and play games in the garden! Food and live music. Tastings from Chatham Brewery. Info: 518:789-4191. McEnroe Organic Farm Market, 5409 Rt 22, Millerton.

10AM-5PM 8th Annual Millbrook Literary Festival. Panel discussions, presentations, readings, and book signings by over 75 adult, young adult, and children’s authors and illustrators are set for the Festival. Info: www.millbrookliteraryfestival.org or 413-519-9243.

10AM-4PM Opening Weekend & Cavalry. Tour the 1769 stone farmhouse and schoolhouse, then visit the farm animals. Come talk to Civil War soldiers as you visit the Union and Confederate camps. Info: www.hillholdandbrickhouse.org or 845-615-3830. Hill-Hold Museum, Campbell Hall.

10AM-12PM “Learning in the Garden” Workshop Series. Perennial Division Workshop. Learn how to successfully divide perennials and ornamental grass. Go home with a few great new plants for your very own garden! Rain or shine. Please dress appropriately. Reg.reqr’d. Info: tinyurl.com/Learning-in-the-Garden-Series or 845-340-3990. SUNY Ulster Campus, Xeriscape Garden, Stone Ridge, $15.

10AM-5PM Wildflower Festival and Heirloom Seedling Sale. Info: www.catskillnativenursery.com/ or 845-626-2758. Catskill Native Nursery, 607 Samsonville Rd, Kerhonkson.

10AM-12PM Knitting Group. Stone Ridge Library, 3700 Main St, Stone Ridge, 845-687-7023.

10AM-9PM Candlewax Recycling Drop-off. Ongoing. Candlewax in any condition to be recycled. Pachamama Store (near food court), Hudson Valley Mall, Kingston.

10AM Pilates Springboard - Reformer Class. A full body work out! Core stability and strengthening, full upper body and lower body program, classical and contemporary Pilates exercises. Info: 845-658-2239 or www.ulsterpilates.com. Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

10AM-5PM Young Writers Showcase. Gives students between the ages of 8-18 the opportunity to enter any written works that they have produced during the current school year. Info: www.millbrookliteraryfestival.org or 413-519-9243. Millbrook Library, 3 Friendly Ln, Millbrook.

10AM-12PM Hurley Conservation Advisory Council BioBlitz.  Learn what plants and animals live along the rail trail. Info: www.townofhurley.org or 845-338-7605. O & W Rail Trail, Rt. 209, Hurley.

10AM-3PM Repair Cafe :New Paltz. Bring a beloved but broken item to be repaired for free. An expert level of repair. Plus a supervised Kids Take-Apart Area. Coffee & tea free; baked goods & fruit in their Cafe. New Paltz United Methodist Church, 1 Grove St, New Paltz.

10:15AM-1:15PM Adult Life Drawing. An opportunity for artists and students to work with experienced models under controlled lighting. There is no instruction. Poses:25 minutes. Info: 845-255-1559. Unison Arts Center, 68 Mountain Rest Rd, New Paltz, $15.

10:30AM Super Saturdays Performance Series: Tarot’s Street Show by Leela Puppet Theate, a gypsy marionette circus extravaganza with the most amazing trick performers ever assembled under one tent! For school age children. Info: 845-331-0507. Seven 21 Media Center, 721 Broadway, Kingston.

10:30AM Free Reiki Clinic. Sessions are 45 minutes each starting at 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm and 2:30pm. Pre-registration required. Info: 845-657-2482. Olive Free Library, 4033 Route 28A, West Shokan.

10:30AM-1:30PM Word Cafe Writing Intensive with Jana Martin. Info: 845-679-8000. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock.

10:30AM-11:30AM Silent Vigil for Global Peace & Non-Violence. Sponsored by The Kingston Women in Black. Meet outside Cornell St PO, Kingston, 845-339-0637.

11AM-8PM 5th Annual SpringFest.  Festivities include a  5K Race, live music, bed race, waiters race, kids carnival games, local vendors, craft beers, comhole tournament, street performers, hot do eating contest & art exhibit. Rain or shine. Main St & Vineyard Ave, Highland.

11AM-3PM 3rd Annual Spring Faire. Featuring hay pyramid, arts & crafts, puppet shows, local food, live music, games of courage & challenges, farm animals, hay rides & sandbox treasures. Rain date: 5/22. Info: [email protected] or 845-876-1226. Primrose HillSchool Campus, 23 Spring Brook Park, Rhinebeck, free.

11AM-12PM Library Teen Advisory Breakfast. A brainstorming breakfast. (Bagels & juice!) Bring ideas about what you would like offered! Gaming? Films? Workshops? Mentor Programs? Making/crafting? Book Clubs? Info: 845-679-2213. Woodstock Library, 5 Library Ln, Woodstock.

11AM 2nd Annual Paws for Claws Ride. A motorcycle ride to benefit the Ulster County SPCA. 9 am Registration at the Dealership with $20.00 per Bike or Vehicle, and $10.00 per Passenger donation. Kick-stands up (KSU) at 11am. Info: www.ucspca.org/ Woodstock Harley-Davidson, 949  NY-28, Kingston.

11AM Adult Coloring Workshop at Grinnell Library. Attendees of this free program can use the provided crayons, markers and colored pencils to complete their own colorful masterpieces on pages from coloring books. Info: 845-297-3428 or Grinnell-Library.org/ Grinnell Library, Wappingers Falls.

11AM-6PM Hudson Valley Hullabaloo. A design-focused, hip-and-happening, modern craft fair. 70+ vendors, food trucks, live music, games. Premier pass allows 10am entrance and free parking. Info: hvhullabaloo.com or 845-750-8801. Cantine Memorial Field, Washington AveExt, Saugerties, $10 /premier pass, $2, free /under 12.

11AM-4PM “The Friends of Historic Kingston Celebrates 50 Years: Treasures Great and Small from Our Collections.” This exhibition features highlights of FHK’s collections. Exhibits through October 29. Open Fridays and Saturdays. Info: www.fohk.org or 845-339-0720.Friends of Historic Kingston, corner of Wall and Main St, Kingston.

11AM-4PM Slabsides Open House.  Noontime program - Guest Speaker: Eleni Rammos - “ The Art of Seeing Things, Updated for New York City Teenagers. ” John Burroughs’ Slabsides, West Park.

11AM-4PM Woodstock Farm Sanctuary Weekend Tour. 150-acre life-long sanctuary for rescued farm animals. Learn about vegan living. A new Visitors Center and Cafe, open to the public for tours on weekends from 11am-4pm through October, $10/adults, $5/kids;group tours & private vegan events (including weddings) during the week. Info:845-247-5700 or www.woodstocksanctuary.org. Woodstock Animal Sanctuary, 2 Rescue Rd (formerly Epworth Lane), High Falls.

11AM MEGA BLOKS FUN @ Grinnell Library. For ages 2-5. Bloks will be available for use during this program. Space is limited Sign up today! Parent must be present during program. Info: 845-297-3428 or Grinnell-Library.org/ Grinnell Library, 2642 East Main St, Wappingers.

12PM-1PM Free Yoga Pizza Party. Ongoing. Join Women’s Power Space and My Place Pizza for a rejuvenating yoga class and pizza. Families, beginners, and children welcome (mats will be provided). Donations appreciated. Info:[email protected] My Place Pizza, 322 Main St, Poughkeepsie.

12PM-5PM Creative Crossroads presents Fiber Art by Kate McGowan Schultz, a collection of fiber art pieces. Info: [email protected] or 845-868-7054. The Stanford Grange, 6043 Route 82, Stanfordville.

12PM-5PM Apples, Grapes & Barley. Tastings at 5 stops within 15 miles of each other at: Bad Seed Cider, Gardiner Liquid Mercantile, Kettleborough Cider House, Whitecliff Vineyard, and Yard Owl Brewery. Info: www.whitecliffwine.com. Hudson Valley, $25.

12:30PM-2:30PM Road to College Series: Planning for College. Sandra Moore will give an overview of the college planning process, including how to go about finding the right college for you, what colleges look for, the role of the essay, application timeline. Res reqr’d. Info: 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia, free.

12:30PM-6:30PM Tarot Readings with Stephanie. Every Saturday at Mirabai. Walk-ins warmly welcome or call for appointment. Info: 845-679-2100 Mirabai Bookstore, 23 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, $30 /25 minutes.

12:45PM-1:30PM New Paltz Women in Black Vigil for Peace. Held in front of the Elting Library, corner of Main and North Front Streets. We are now in our 15th year of standing for peace and justice. New Paltz.

1PM-3PM Community Clay Day. Third Saturday of every month. Continues through Dec. 31. Info: 8745-454-4525. Art Centro, 485 Main St, Poughkeepsie, $6.

1PM-4PM “In the Presence of the Absent.  Workshop about a pervasive but little-known suffering among immigrants called “migratory mourning, “ by migratory mourning expert Mar¡a Elena Ferrer. Info: askforarts.org/ or 845-338-0333 . Arts Society of Kingston, 97 Broadway, Kingston.

1PM Identifying Hemlock Woolly Adelgid and Emerald Ash Borer. Join Dan Snider of the Catskill Center’s C.R.I.S.P. staff for a power point presentation and discussion on identifying Emerald Ash Borer and Hemlock Woolly Adelgid. Info: catskillcenter.org/events. Catskill Interpretive Center, Rt 28, Mt. Tremper.

1PM Sit and Knit. Bring a project or start a new one while sitting on the comfy couches in the Information Room window area every Saturday at 1 pm. All are welcome.Info: 845-246-4317 or saugertiespubliclibrary.org. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave, Saugerties.

1:30PM-3:30PM Let’s Twist! Workshop with Foster Hurley.   To continue your spring detoxification, join Foster Hurley as he leads a powerful sequence of parivritta twists and revolved asanas. This unique combination of yoga twists will create heat, release the liver, rinse out the nervous system and prepare for a smooth transition to summer. All levels welcome. Foster received his teacher training in 1981 at the White Lotus Foundation Center in LA, and worked closely with Alan Finger in creating the original Yoga Works in Santa Monica.  Woodstock Yoga Center. $40.  Info: Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming Street, Woodstock, 845-679-8700, www.woodstockyogacenter.com.

2PM Celebrate the Lives of Mary Johnston & Melva Wade. A special memorial service honoring the lives of Mary Johnston and Melva Wade. Rebecca Howard has written a special song for the occasion. Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center, 300 Wall St, Kingston.

2PM-6PM Craft Brew Boogaloo/Hudson Valley Hullabaloo. Tickets range from $10-$99. Over 75 brews, local food vendors, all day music and juried craft show with 70+ artisans. Boogaloo is 21 and over/all ages at Hullabaloo. Info: craftbrewboogaloo.com or hvhullabaloo.com for complete details.Rain date 5/22. Cantine Field, Saugerties.

2PM 2016 Wassail - Annual Spring Balkan Dance and Cider Party. An eclectic spring celebration. Traditional, folk-style dancing to live Balkan music, Hard Cider Tastings, Lamb Roast, and other Balkan food. Camping/$10 extra. RSVP. Info: www.Hudsonvalleyfarmhousecider.com or845-266-3979. Breezy Hill Orchard, 828 Centre Rd, Staatsburg, $80, $15 /6-18, free /under 6.

2PM Book Signing: David Gordon, author of  Extremely Cute Animals Operating Heavy Machinery.Info: 845-679-8000. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock.

2PM-6PM Opening Reception: International Group Art Show. Curated by Basha Maryanska. Opening on 2 days: 5/21 & 5/22. Exhibits through 6/3. Info: 845-797-5210. Bashasart Studio, Old High School, Building, 211 Fishkill Ave, Beacon.

2PM Knitting Club. Third Saturday of every month. his informal group welcomes all skill level knitters. For more information, please contact Stephanie at [email protected] and reference “knitting” in the subject. Info: 845- 331-0507. Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St, Kingston.

2PM Free Meditation Instruction. On-going. Held in the Amitabha Shrine Room. 60-minute class requires no previous meditation experience. For info contact Jan Tarlin, 845-679-5906. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mountain Rd, Woodstock.

4PM Open Gallery with multi-instrumentalist Peter Alexanian, 7pm Closing Reception with Performances by Sampsa Pirtola, M.C. Matre. Info: [email protected] or 518-610-5549. Inky Editions, 112 South Front St, Hudson.

4PM Book Discussion Group. The Sympathizer is the story of a man of two minds, someone whose political beliefs clash with his individual loyalties. Info: 845-657-2482. Olive Free Library, 4033 Route 28A, West Shokan.

4PM-7PM Opening Reception: Jan Sawka in High Falls. Show joins “Chagall in High Falls” exhibition to showcase village as an artists’ haven. High Falls Emporium, 10 Old Route 213, High Falls.

4PM Spring Choral Concert in Gardiner. Featuring: The Madrigal Group  & The Tree Hugger Group. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Tnpk,  Gardiner. Info: 845-255-1255, visit www.gardinerlibrary.org or email [email protected]

4:30PM-6:30PM Free Community Dinner. The participants have enjoyed the tasty meals, met new people, come together with friends and family. Info: 845-297-2800. First Presbyterian Church ofWappingers Falls, 2568 South Ave, Wappingers Falls.

4:30-7:30PM Journey Blue Heaven & Emmaretta Marks.  Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

5PM Talk:  Restorative Justice in Practice: Keeping Juveniles Out of Jail  by Dana Katz and Mary Trish Cina. The Juvenile Community Accountability Board (JCAB) is designed to help youth understand the impact of their actions in a non-judgmental, non-punitive manner based on restorative justice principles. Free. Info:845-679-2213. Woodstock Library, 5 Library Ln, Woodstock.

5PM-7PM Opening Reception: The Art of Portraiture in the Selfie Era. Group show. Featuring the Currie Mobile Studio: Your Free Portrait on the Fly. Info: TheWiredGallery.com or 682- 564-5613. Wired Gallery, 11 Mohonk Rd, High Falls.

5PM-7PM Opening Reception: Cabin Fever. New Abstract Paintings by Melanie Delgado. Exhibits through 7/31. Tech Smiths, Anvil Gallery, 45 North Front St, Kingston.

6PM Book Reading: Robert Burke Warren, author of “Perfectly Broken.” He will also perform songs from his debut novel. Info: 845-876-0500. Oblong, 6422 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck.

6PM A Night of Rollins and Young. The Adam Larson Trio will be performing. Dinner at 6pm. Performance at 8pm. Info: 518-589-6268. Deer Mountain Inn, 790 County Rd 25, Tannersville, $80 /includes dinner, $20 /performance only.

6PM Catskill Jazz Factory presents Adam Larson will lead his trio in a night of jazz standards. Perfornmance at 8pm. Info: 518-589-6268. Deer Mountain Inn, 790 County Road 25, Tannersville, $80 /dinner/music, $20 /music only.

6PM-10PM Rock Around the Clock. The village of Fishkill comes alive every year for a giant block party filled with live entertainment, food, vendors and various kids’ activities. Main St, Fishkill.

6:30PM Book Party with Sparrow,  author of How to Survive the Coming Collapse of Civilization and Other Helpful Hints. Info: 845-679-8000. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock.

6:30PM-9PM Fresh from the Farm Demo & Dinner. Chef Tim has planned a Japanese-inspired menu with the greens & root vegetables along with chicken and eggs raised on the farm. Info: 518-828-0033. Valley Variety, 705 Warren St, Hudson, $85.

6:30PM Benefit Dinner and Talk by Democracy Now founder Amy Goodman. Benefit for the new local community radio station WOOC 105.3 FM. Info: 518-272-2390. The Sanctuary for Independent Media, 361 Sixth Ave, Troy, $105.30, $10 /talk only, $5 /talk student.

7PM-10PM David Kraai. Country folk music. Info: 845-758-3499. Bread & Bottle, 7496 S Broadway, Red Hook.

7PM-9:30PM Community Canvas: JROTC . To support the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps! Local artist will lead you through a step-by-step lesson on how to re-create this beautiful piece of art that you can call your own. Brick Reformed Church, 1582 State Route 17K,Montgomery.

7PM Key of Q. The Hudson Valley’s a cappella LGBTQ and allied chorus, will present its Spring Concert - Emergence!Doors open at 6:30pm. Light refreshments will be served following the performance. Info: www.facebook.com/keyofq. y LGBTQ Center, 300 Wall St, Kingston, $10.

7PM Saturday Night Jazz! NYC saxophonist Al Guart leads ensemble. A rotating roster of performers includes pianists John Esposito & Peter Tomlinson, guitarists Steve Raleigh & Peter Einhorn, bassists Lew Scott & Rich Syracuse. Other musicians regularly sit in withthe band. Info: 518-678-3101. Kindred Spirits, 334 Rt 32A, Palenville.

7PM The Graduate. Info: 413-644-9040. Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St, Great Barrington.

7PM Live @ The Falcon: Tom Freund - The LA Troubadour Returns! (Alt Americana Folk Rock). Info: 845-236-7970 or liveatthefalcon.com. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.

7PM-9PM Silent Film Series. Featuring an evening of early cartoons by Paul Terry & Short Films by Buster Keaton. Live Musical Accompaniment by Cary Brown. Info: 845-265-3040. Butterfield Memorial Library, 10 Morris Ave, Cold Spring.

7PM Me and Earl and the Dying Girl . Info: 845-831-1369. St Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 7 South Ave, Beacon.

7PM Women’s Full Moon Gathering. A gathering of women, coming together to draw upon the powerful, rich energies of the full moon. Info: 845-473-2206. Dreaming Goddess Sanctuary, 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie, $10.

7PM Saturday Night Live Music & Noodles. 2nd set at 8:30pm.No cover, $5 donations to musicians recommended. Info: 845-255-8811 or www.GKnoodles.com. Gomen-Kudasai Noodle Shop, Rite Aid Plaza, New Paltz.

7PM Comrade Carl & Friends Concert.? Featuring: Bob & the Boys, Princes of Serendip, The Spouses, Maureen & Don Black, Me 2. Info: morton.rhinecliff.lib.ny.us/ or 845-876-2903. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St, Rhinecliff.

7PM The Graduate. Info: 413-644-9040. Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, 14 Castle St, Great Barrington.

7PM Key of Q. The Hudson Valley’s a cappella LGBTQ and allied chorus, will present its Spring Concert - Emergence! Info: www.facebook.com/keyofq. y LGBTQ Center, 300 Wall St, Kingston, $10.

7PM-11PM Hudson Valley Throwback Music Fest. Method Man and Redman, two of the most prolific and highly-regarded rappers in the hip-hop music scene since the ’90s. Info: 845-454-5800. Mid-Hudson Civic Center, 14 Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie, $75, $40.

7PM Women’s Full Moon Gathering. A gathering of women, coming together to draw upon the powerful, rich energies of the full moon. Info: 845-473-2206. Dreaming Goddess Sanctuary, 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie, $10.

7:30PM  Indian Sitar Music Concert with Shakir Khan. Following in the footsteps of his father and guru, sitar maestro Ustad Shahid Parvez Khan, Shakir represents the eighth generational link in an unbroken chain of musical talent and tradition. Accompanied by Ray Spiegel on tabla.  Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming Street. $20 at the door (cash only please). Doors open at 7pm, first come first seated: floor, bolster or chair. Advance tickets and seats available at www.woodstockyogacenter.com or by calling 845- 679-8700.

7:30PM -12AM Come Frolic in Woodstock! All ages welcome - no partner needed. ! Dance with us the third Saturday of each month, including Sat., May 21st, Sat., June 18th, and Sat., July 16th, all at 7:30-midnight. Mountain View Studio, 20 Mountain View Ave, Woodstock. Sliding scale donation with kids and volunteers free. The new cool thing is that we’re running a family-oriented early dance at 7:30pm where kids can let loose safely, followed by our Ecstatic Dance Party at 9pm.

7:30PM Theatersounds  presents a reading of The Good Father .  A witty and moving play by Irish playwright Christian O’Reilly. Directed by Nicola Sheara. UUCC, 320 Sawkill Rd, Kingston . Admission by Donation (Sawkill Rd. under construction, take Rt 209 to Sawkill Rd. and go South.Information: 845-657-6303.

7:30PM For Sale. Play by Matt Fowler. The performance will be followed by a reception, featuring delicious snacks and beverages, and a talk-back with the playwright, actors, and director. Walk-ins are always welcome. Info: 518-851-2061. First Reformed Church, 52 Green St, Hudson.

7:30PM The Tibetan Center Film Series presents Home to Tibet. A rare view into the world of Tibet and its people, the film documents a Tibetan refugee’s return to his occupied homeland for the first time since his escape 12 years earlier. There, he confronts his past, which involved training as a Buddhist monk, his country’s past, his future, and his people’s future. Stunning archival footage provides the historical context for this extraordinary human drama. Directed by Alan Dater & Lisa Merton. (USA, 1996, 56 mins, in English.) $8 suggested donation.The Tibetan Center, 875 Route 28, Kingston. 845- 383-1774.

7:30PM-9PM A Lot to Say: Poetry and Monologues by Jocelyn Johnson-Kearney. Part of The Beacon Fringe Festival. Info: 845-224-1509. The KuBe, 192 Verplanck Ave, Beacon, $10.

7:30PM-10PM Live Music & Noodles. The Wild Swan Band, Anglo-Irish songs. Info: 845-255-8811 or www.GKnoodles.com. Gomen-Kudasai Noodle Shop, ide Aid Plaza, New Paltz.

7:30PM Jennifer Muller/The Works. Jennifer Muller, Artistic Director. Student Rush (with ID)- $10. Info: 845-757-5106 or www.kaatsbaan.org/ Kaatsbaan International Dance Center, 33 Kaatsbaan Rd, Tivoli, $30, $10 /child.

7:30PM The Good Father. TheaterSounds Hudson Valley Playreading Series will give a reading of Christian O’Reilly’s play. Admission by donation. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Catskills, 320 Sawkill Rd, Kingston.

7:30PM-9:30PM Indian Music Concert Shakir Khan is one of the most promising young products of the legendary Etawah Gharana. Woodstock’s own Ray Spiegel will accompany on tabla. Info: 845-679-8700. Woodstock Yoga Center, Woodstock, $20.

7:30PM David Jacobs-Strain in concert. Featuring Bob Beach, harmonica. Info: www.8thstep.org/518-281-1414. 8th Step at Proctors, 432 State St, Schenectady, $35 /golden circle, $26.

8PM Tara O’Grady & her Black Velvet Band. Info: unisonarts.org or 845-255-1559. Unison Arts Center, 68 Mountain Rest Rd, New Paltz, $24, $12 /student.

8PM-9:30PM Soulful and Joyful Dance Celebration. Premiering new choreographies by Anna Mayta in Collaboration with SolesBare Dance Collective, Laura Stokes and Musician Myael Simpkins. including performances by The D’amby Project. Info: 845-416-2605. Center for CreativeEducation, 464 Main St, Beacon, $12.

8PM West Coast Swing Dance Party. Lesson 8-8:30pm, dancing from 8:30 til 11:30pm. No partner necessary. With Denis Riley and Lee Mansfield. Info: 845-542-7610. Blazin’ Dance and Fitness, 1222 Hopewell Ave, Fishkill, $10.

8PM Memphis, The Musical. Info: 845- 298-1491. County Players, 2681 W. Main St, Wappingers Falls, $22, $19 /senoir/child.

8PM Gidion’s Knot. Bridge Street Theatre, 44 West Bridge St, Catskill, $20, $10 /student.

8PM Skyscape Series: Blue Moon Hike. Walk Olana’s landscape by moonlight! Join environmental educator Fran Martino for a night hike on the wide and gravel carriage roads. Info: www.olana.org/ Olana, Hudson, $10.

8PM Erin Harpe & the Delta Swingers. Genre: blues. Info: www.dancingcatsaloon.com/ or 845-583-3141. Dancing Cat Saloon and Catskill Distilling Company, 2037 Route 17B, Bethel, $5.

8:30PM-10PM Moonwalk at Moonbeams Preserve. Walk is suitable for all ages. Wear long pants and bring bug repellent. Proceeds will benefit the stewardship of the Land Trust’s preserved lands. Pre-register by email to [email protected] Moonbeams Preserve, 219 Prosperous Valley Rd, Middletown.

8:30PM Dead on the Tracks. Grateful Dead Dance Party. Dead On the Tracks is a five piece Tribute to The Grateful Dead. Info: 845-687-2699. High Falls Café, High Falls.

9PM-10PM Beacon Fringe Festival: Anna Mayta Fusion Dance. Fusion dance performance. New choreographies by Anna Mayta in collaboration with SolesBare Dance Collective, Laura Stokes and Musician Myael Simpkins. Including dances from The D’amby Project. Info: 845-224-1509. Downtown Beacon, Main St, Beacon.

9:30PM  Joey Eppard & Friends.  Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Café @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

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