The Phoenicia International Festival of the Voice (8/4-8/7). A Celebration of Shakespeare! Open air seating (grass, chairs, etc.) Inside Venues for various performances throughout the weekend. charge 20 events: Operas, World Music, Concerts, Plays, Children’s Shows. Info: PhoeniciaVoiceFest.org or 845-586-3588.Phoenicia Parish Field, Main and Ave Maria, Phoenicia.
9:30AM-11AM Vinyasa Level I-II Yoga with Alison Sinatra. This vinyasa class is ideal for students transitioning from beginner to intermediate. Led by the amazing Alison, asanas are explored with increasing detail and a slower flowing sequence. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 orwww.woodstockyogacenter.com. Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.
9:45AM-10:45AM Senior Chi Kung with Corinne Mol. Meditative, healing exercise consisting of 13 movements. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. $1 donation. Woodstock Town Hall, Woodstock.
10AM -12AM Ulster County Fair (8/2-8/7). Adults & Children: $15 (Wednesday – Sunday). Thursday is free for all seniors arriving between 10 am and 4 pm.IGates close at 10 pm on Tuesday through Thursday, Midnight on Friday and Saturday and 8 pm on Sunday. Info: 845-255-1380 or ulstercountyfair.com/ Ulster County Fairgriunds, 249 Libertyville Rd, New Paltz.
10:30AM Pilates Equipment Group 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.
11:30AM-4:30PM Private Past Life Regression and Channeling sessions with Margaret Doner. First Friday of every month. $125 for 90 minute session, including transcript of the session which will be e-mailed to you. Info: 845-679-2100. Mirabai Bookstore, 23 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.
12:05PM-1PM Senior Basic Pilates with Christine Anderson. A floor work course promoting improvement of balance, coordination, focus, awareness breathing, strength and flexibility. Sponsored by Woodstock Senior Recreation and open to Woodstock residents 55 and older. $1donation. Woodstock Fire Co. 1, Tinker St, Woodstock.
3PM-7PM South Pine Street City Farm Stand. Open for fresh pure lettuce & greens. This Farmstand is a project of the Kingston Land Trust and a member of Eat Well Kingston, part of Cornell’s Live Well Kingston. Open Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays, 3-7pm. Info:845-532-0011.
3:30PM Kingston Library presents The Bookmark Club with Sasha. For ages 5-12 yr olds. Meets every Friday (unless noted) thru October. Event includes arts, crafts, read & snack. Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St, Kingston.
4PM “Knit Wits” Knitting Club. Saugerties Public Library, Washington Avenue, Saugerties, 845-246-4317.
4:30PM-5:30PM Lego Club. All ages, with parents. Ongoing. Info: 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia, free.
5PM The Woodstock Shakespeare Festival: The Comedy of Errors. The story of two sets of identical twins separated at birth and reunited as adults. An abundance of slapstick, word play and puns.Folding chairs or blankets are suggested. Info: www.birdonacliff.org orcall 845-247-4007. Elizabethian Stage, 45 Comeau Dr, Woodstock, free.
5:30PM-7PM Restorative Yoga with Barbara Boris. Ease into your weekend with 90 minutes of restorative postures that soothe the nervous system and alleviate tension. Perfect for weekenders or anyone looking for a respite from the week. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 orwww.woodstockyogacenter.com. Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.
7PM Summer Concert Series: Joe Murray and Caroline Dolfi. Bring chairs or blankets. Info: www.clinton.lib.ny.us/ or 845-266-5530. Clinton Community Library, 1215 Centre R, Rhinebeck.
7PM Live @ The Falcon: Shelley King featuring Cindy Cashdollar. (Texas/Southern blues/Country Rock). Info: liveatthefalcon.com or 845-236-7970. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.
7PM Live @ The Falcon Underground:Erica Enriquez (Folk/Pop). Info: liveatthefalcon.com or 845-236-7970. The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro.
7PM Blues Happy Hour. The B-Boyz. No cover. 21+. Info: 845-853-8049. Uncle Willy’s Inc, 31 North Front St, Kingston.
7PM Friday Night Jazz! NYC 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 Lew Scott &Rich Syracuse. Other musicians regularly sit in with the band. Info: 518- 678-3101. Kindred Spirits, 334 Rt 32A, Palenville.
7PM Weekly Senior Citizen’s Bingo. Seniors 50 and older. Ongoing every Wednesday at 1:30pm & Friday at 7pm. Admission $1. 50/50 tickets available at 3 tickets/$2.Half-time complementary refreshments. Everyone welcome! Info: 845-647-3902. Shawangunk Valley Senior Center, Southwyck Square, 70 Main St, Napanoch.
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 Hardc0re I Am Hardc0re - Album Release Party! The event is for all-ages and admission is by “as-you-wish” donation at the door. Center For Creative Education, 15 Railroad Avenue in midtown Kingston. Parking is available in the lot across Railroad Avenue via Greenkill Avenue. Info: 845-338-0410 or email: [email protected]
7:30PM Pippin. The Leading Player and a troupe of players tell the story of the heir to the Frankish throne, the young prince Pippin, who is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. Info: 845-679-6900 orwww.woodstockplayhouse.org. Woodstock Playhouse, 103 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, $40, $36, $32.
7:30PM Bard Music Festival, “Puccini and His World”. Weekend One: Puccini and Italian Musical Culture. Program One: Opera, Politics, and the Italian. The Orchestra Now, conducted by Leon Botstein. Info: 845-758-7900 or fishercenter.bard.edu. Bard College, Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, Annandale-on-Hudson, $75, $25.
8PM Cancelled: Community Playback Theatre will not be performing in August. Continued best wishes for a great summer. Please come and see us on Friday September 2, 2016! Boughton Place, 150 Kisor Road, Highland.$10 suggested donation. For information: 845-883-0392.
8PM 4th Annual Putt Fore Paws. The 4th Annual Putt Fore Paws is a Golf Tournament hosted and benefiting the Ulster County SPCA. Apple Greens Golf Course it promises to be a fun day for a great cause. Join as a Foursome, Twosome or individually. Space is limited so register today! Info: www.ucspca.org/upcoming-events/putt-fore-paws-2016 for more information!Apple Greens Golf Course, 161 South Street, Highland, 845-331-5377.
8PM Sunset Boulevard. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony Award-winning Broadway musical. Info: 845-876-3080 or www.centerforperformingarts.org. The Center for Performing Arts, 661 Rte. 308, Rhinebeck, $27, $25.
8PM Shadowland Stages 2016 Season: Miracle on South Division Street. Play by Tom Dudzick. Info: 845-647-5511. Shadowland Stage, 157 Canal St, Ellenville, $39, $34.
8PM Into The Woods . The Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales collide in this smash hit by Stephen Sondheim. Info: 518-392-9292 or www.machaydntheatre.org. The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Chatham.
8PM Salted Bros. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Cafïe@ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.
8:30PM Bard SummerScape 2016: Spiegeltent Cabaret . Mary Testa and Michael Starobin - Have Faith. Info: 845-758-7900 or fishercenter.bard.edu. Bard College, Spiegeltent, Fish Center, Annandale-on-Hudson.