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

Monday 5/23

8:30AM-9:30AM Free Daily Silent Sitting Meditation. On-going every Morning, seven days a week, 8:30-9:30am in the Amitabha Shrine Room. For info contact Jan Tarlin, 845-679-5906, x 1012. Karma Triyiana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mountain Rd, Woodstock.

9AM-9:50AM Senior Fit Dance for Seniors with Adah Frank. Dance and movement for strength and flexibility. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older, $1 donation requested. Bring a mat. Mescal Hornbeck Community Center, Rock City Rd, Woodstock.

9AM-11:30AM Spreadsheets Workshop. Info: 845-339-0046 or Kingston SCLC@ Gmail.com. The Senior Computer Learning Center, 94 Mary’s Ave, Kingston, $20.

9:30AM Settled and Serving in Place (Kingston Chapter). A social self-help group for seniors who want to remain in their homes and community. Info: ssipkingston.org or 845-399-2805. Olympic Diner, Washington Ave, Kingston.

10AM-12PM Senior Drama with Edith LeFever. Comets of Woodstock focuses on improvisation, acting exercises, monologues & scenes. Interested seniors are welcome to sit in. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older, $1 donation requested. Mescal Hornbeck Community Center, Rock City Rd, Woodstock.

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. $16. Info: 845-679-8700 or www.woodstockyogacenter.com. WoodstockYoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

11AM Mystery Mondays Book Discussion Group. The book in the spotlight is The Winter of Discontent by Jeanne Dams. Info: 845-485-3445. Boardman Road Branch Library, Poughkeepsie.

12PM Gyrokinesis. Info: 845-658-2239 or www.ulsterpilates.com. Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

12:15PM Rhinebeck Rotary Club Meeting. Beekman Arms, Rhinebeck, 914-244-0333.

12:30PM-6:30PM Tarot, Crystal Readings and Chakra Clearing with medicine woman Mary Vukovic. Every Monday at Mirabai. Walk-ins warmly welcome or call for appointment. 30 for 25 minute reading; $50 for Crystal Chakra Clearing with Crystals. Info: 845-679-2100. Mirabai Bookstore, Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

1PM Needlework Group. Ongoing. For adults. 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Esopus, free.

2PM-4PM Senior Art with Judith Boggess. In addition to instruction, art supplies and periodic group exhibitions, the class offers friendship and camaraderie. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older for minimum contribution of $2. Mescal Hornbeck Community Center, Rock City Rd, Woodstock.

3PM-5PM Math Help with Phyllis Rosato. From kindergarten to calculus. Ongoing. Info: 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia, free.

3:45PM-5PM Hudson Highlands Nature Museum Runs Mondays: April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 23. After School Program for K through 2nd Grade. Habitat Detectives! Find out what animals are awake or returning to New York. Reg reqr’d. Info: hhnm.org or call 845-534-5506. HudsonHighlands Nature Museum, Outdoor Discovery Center, Muser Dr, Cornwall, $75.

4:15PM-5:30PM Healthy Back Class w/ Anne Olin. Build strength and increase flexibility and range of motion with attention to your special needs. Class is on-going and meets on Mondays, 4:15-5:30pm. $12/class. 28 West Gym, Maverick Rd & Rt 28, Glenford.

4:30PM Free Fitness Class. Drop in for a workout on Mondays at 4:30 pm & Thursdays at 4pm. Class will be an aerobic warm-up followed by a combination of band and body work. Instructed by Connie Scuitto. Connie is an RN and certified Reiki Master.Info: 845-246-4317 or saugertiespubliclibrary.org. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave, Saugerties, free.

5:15PM 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.

5:30PM-7PM Kirtan Chanting with local rotating Kirtan Artists. Check Woodstock Yoga Facebook Page to see who is chanting this week! Free or by Donation. Info: 845-679-8700 or www.woodstockyogacenter.com. Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

6PM-8PM Meeting of ENJAN ((End The New Jim Crow Action Network). Dedicated to fighting racial profiling, police brutality, and mass incarceration (the “New Jim Crow”). Info: 845-475-8781 or www.enjan.org/ New Progressive Baptist Church, 8 Hone St, Kingston.

6PM-7:30PM Ulster County Trails Advisory Committee Meeting. Info & updates regarding all groups working on any trail project in Ulster Co. Ulster County Office Building, Library Conference Room, 6th Fl, 244 Fair St, Kingston.

6PM Hudson Valley YA Society: Maggie Stiefvater, author of “The Raven King.” RSVP. Info: www.eventbrite.com/e/maggie-stiefvater-the-raven-king-tickets-24595485760 or 845-876-0500. Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck, free.

6PM White Privelege Forum. Part One B. Featuring: Professor A.J. Williams-Myers lecture on History of Racism in America.Panelists Tracy Givens-Hunter (ENJAN) and Peter Heymann (ENJAN); Moderator, Minister Rita Worthington (New Progressive Baptist Church). New Progressive Baptist Church, 8 Hone St, Kingston.

6PM-7:30PM Ulster County Trails Advisory Committee Meeting. Info & updates regarding all groups working on any trail project in Ulster Co. Ulster County Office Building, Library Conference Room, 6th Fl, 244 Fair St, Kingston.

6:30PM  Community Narcan Training. Organized by Rt212 Coalition.Training by Dr. Maya Hambright of Samariton Village and Maverick Family Health. RSVP at [email protected] Anyone 16 & older is welcome. Free. Woodstock Jewish Congregation, 1682 Glasco Tnpk, Woodstock.

7PM Live @ The Falcon: Joe Louis Walker & Friends! Featuring Michael Packer. (Blues Rock). Info: 845-236-7970 or liveatthefalcon.com. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.

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

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