Almanac Weekly’s calendar of events (July 28-August 6)

Sunday 7/31

Open Studios 2016: Delaware County. Art Tour in Margaretville & Roxbury. For Delaware County.

8:30AM-9:30AM Yoga Workout with Terry Fister. For those of you who want to get up and go a little earlier on Sunday.A multi-level Vinyasa flow class combining traditional asana with modern core exercises designed to enhance mobility, stability and strength. Info:845-679-8700 or Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock, $18.

9AM-1PM Hudson Valley Holistic Market. HV Holistic Market is a family-friendly outdoor market featuring natural, organic products, local hand crafted products, holistic healing practitioners, weekly classes, and a drum circle. Runs thru 10/2. Info: 845-729-8999. Overlook Drive-In, Poughkeepsie.

9AM-3PM Mid-Hudson Adirondack Mountain Club: Cross the Hudson & paddle the historic Rondout creek in Kingston - Experienced paddle. Leader: Mike Pettigrew [email protected] 845-489-5620. Contact leader for additional information. Launch, Rhinecliff.

9AM-4PM High Falls Flea Market. Art, antiques, collectibles, crafts & treasures. Market runs thru 10/30. Grady park, 23 Mohonk Rd & Rt 213, High Falls.

9AM-2PM Rosendale’s Farmers’ Market. Info: Rosendale Community Center, 1055 Rt 32, Rosendale.

9:30AM-5PM Minnewaska State Park Preserve: Hike to the Shingle Gully Ice Caves. Accessible only on guided tours led by park staff and volunteer docents. This all-day, strenuous adventure ascends and descends 1, 500 feet. Reg reqr’d.  Info: 845-647-7989. Sam’s Point Area,  Cragsmoor.

9:30AM 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 Ulster Pilates, 32 Broadway, Kingston.

10AM-11:30AM Iyengar Yoga Level II with Barbara Boris. New Time! For students who are well-practiced in Iyengar Yoga Level I. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris, this class focuses on refining basic postures and introducing more advancedasanas. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 or Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

10AM-12PM Minnewaska State Park Preserve: Beautiful Birds for Kids. ages of six to ten, Learn about the unique characteristics of birds and make their own bird mask, which they can wear on a bird scavenger hunt as we walk a two mile roundtrip route Pre-reg reqr’d. Info: 845-255-0752. Minnewaska State Park Preserve, Nature Center, Gardiner, $10 /vehicle.

10AM-3PM New Paltz Farmers’ Market. Info: 24 Main St, New Paltz.

10AM-2PM Ellenville Farmers’ Market. Market and Center streets, Ellenville.

10:30AM-12:30PM Meditation Practice at Sky Lake Shambhala Retreat Center. Ongoing. 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 or SkyLake Meditation Center, 22 Hillcrest Ln, Rosendale, free.

11AM-5PM Open Studios 2016: Delaware County. Twenty artists open their studio doors to showcase new works to the public, four of whom will be at the HalcottsvilleWawaka Grange.  These artistsjoined this year:  Robert Axelrod (Painting), Sophia Maduri (Illustration), Alan (Multi Media) and Lesley Powell (Paintings),  and J.N.Urbanski(Photography).  Art Tour in Margaretville & Roxbury. For Delaware County.

11AM Basilica Free Screenings Program. Bringing Up Baby. Starring Katherine Hepburn and Cary Grant. Info: Basilica Hudson, 110 S. Front St, Hudson.

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 Woodstock Animal Sanctuary, 2 Rescue Rd (formerly Epworth Lane), High Falls.

11:30AM Free Blues Festival. Celebrating Bill Perry’s music and legacy. 11:30-12pm Floyd “Little Sun” Hicks. 12-1pm Fred and Brad Scribner. 1:15-2:15pm Lovesick Homeboys. 2:30-5:45pm.  Bill Perry All Stars. Info: Facebook: Bertoni Sculpture Garden. Bertoni Sculpture Garden. Sugar Loaf.

12PM-5PM Bounty of the Hudson (7/30-31 ).Wine and food festival with tastings of the Hudson Valley’s finest wines. Sample locally produced cheeses, baked goods and the best local produce as you listen to live music. Info: 845-256-8456, Winery, 82 Four Corners Rd, Warwick.

12:30PM-6PM Astro-Tarot Readings every Sunday, with angelologist and astrologer Diane Bergmanson. Walk-ins always welcome or call for appointment. Info: 845-679-2100. Mirabai Bookstore, 23 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, $40 /45 minutes, $60 /one hour in-depth.

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: Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, $20 /session, $50 /4 classes.

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-3PM “Chicken Dancearama.” A Performance Art meet up with Linda Mary Montano. All ages are invited to join the walk/dance/bawk/eat eggs/step with love feet and improvise safely. Info: or 917-312-7161. Saugerties VillageBeach, 43 Partition St, Saugerties, free..

1PM-12AM Orange County Fair. Carnival rides and games, vendors, demos, exhibits and live concerts. Plus Demolition Derby and other special events at the adjacent Orange County Fair Speedway. Info: 845-343-4826. Orange County Fairgrounds, 239 Wisner Ave, Middletown.

1PM-4PM Helicopters and Horsepower. Military Aircraft, live music, car show by the Saturday Night Cruisers Car Club, helicopter rides (additional charge). Admission by suggested donation. Info: 845-699-3169, Armonia Band. Stewart Airport, 2nd Aviation Hangar, New Windsor.

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

2PM Beyond a Simple Folk Song  Concert. Presented by The Hudson Valley Folk Guild.  The Emcee for the afternoon will be Steve Allen.  . $10 at the door and $8 in advance. 845-229-0170 or [email protected] or visit Arts Center, 12 Vassar Street in Poughkeepsie.

2PM Powerhouse Theater- Play Workshop Fingersmith. Play by Alexa Junge, directed by Bill Rauch. A pickpocket teams up with a con man to cheat a gullible heiress out of her fortune in this play based on the novel by Sarah Winters. Info: or845-437-5599. Vassar College, Susan Stein Shiva Theater, Poughkeepsie, $30.

2PM-10PM Carnival (7/28-7/31). Enjoy live entertainment, kids activities, many vendors including crafts, food. Info: 845-782-8341. Millpond Park, Millpond Pkwy, Monroe.

2PM Cherry’s Patch. A Play by Local & NYC Playwright Ron Scott Stevens. Info: 845-679-6900 Woodstock Playhouse, 103 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, $40, $36, $32.

2PM IntoThe Woods . The Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales collide in this smash hit by Stephen Sondheim. Info: 518-392-9292 or The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Chatham.

2PM 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.

2PM Bard SummerScape 2016. Iris Composed by Pietro Mascagni. Libretto by Luigi Illica. American Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Leon Botstein, music director. Directed by James Darrah. Info: [email protected] or 845-758-7900 Bard College, Sosnoff Theater, Annandale-on-Hudson, $25 /starting price.

2PM Into The Woods . The Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales collide in this smash hit by Stephen Sondheim. Info: 518-392-9292 or The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Chatham.

3PM-5PM Fourth Annual ARTS in the Garden Party. Potluck goodies, arts, crafts, Music and Dance performances. Garden tours available. (Rain date August 7). Phoenicia Elementary School, Shandaken Community Gardens, Phoenicia.

3PM Sunset Boulevard. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony Award-winning Broadway musical. Info: 845-876-3080 or The Center for Performing Arts, 661 Rte. 308, Rhinebeck, $27, $25.

3PM Book Signing: Wendy Corsi Staub, author of Blue Moon. Info: 845-679-8000. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St, Woodstock.

3PM “Ellenville: A Story in Pictures, “ Lecture presented by Henry “Bucky” Greene, Wawarsing town historian and author of the book. Book signing. Sponsored by the Ulster County Historical Society. Details at Bevier House Museum, 2682 Route 209, Stone Ridge.

3PM Woodstock Ultimate Disc. Ongoing games - Sundays at 3pm; & Tuesdays & Thursdays at 5:30pm. A free, casual, co-ed pickup game. See for details. Athletic fields, 98 Comeau Dr, Woodstock.

3PM Yolanda DID: Contemporary?Dance Installation. Seven dancers, one poet, seven casted bodies in gesso, and music for a duration of 45 minutes. A benefit for The Century House Historical Society. Info: Century House Historical Society, Widow Jane Mine, Rosendale.

3:30PM-6:30PM Journey Blue Heaven & Emmaretta Marks Outdoor Concert.  Rain or shine. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Cafe @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

4PM Poetry Reading: Peter Cocuzza, author of AKA Peter Coco: At the Hop, a collection of recent poems. Info: 845-255-8300. Inquiring Minds Bookstore, 6 Church St, New Paltz.

4PM Danish String Quartet. Maverick Concert Hall,120 Maverck Rd,  Woodstock.$25/gen adm, $5/students, free/ 12 & under. Tix 800-595-4849.

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.

5PM Antony & Cleopatra!              New Genesis Productions Youth Theatre, presents final play of the Summer Shakespeare Intensive with our teen actors.   Enjoy a summer evening of Shakespeare with an ensemble of talented young actors performing.Info:  845-657-5867. Little Globe Stage located on Rt 28A, West Shokan, 2 miles from the Boiceville Rt 28 jct.  Donations accepted. Watch for banners.

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: orcall 845-247-4007. Elizabethian Stage, 45 Comeau Dr, Woodstock, free.

5:30PM-7PM Restorative Yoga with Kate Hagerman. A gentle, completely supportive practice that is designed to bring stillness to the body and the mind. The perfect way to wrap up the weekend. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 or Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

6PM Sloop Clearwate’s Re-launch Ceremony. Clearwater will host a public dockside re-launch ceremony. Following the re-launch ceremony, the sloop will depart the dock at 7PM for a public sail, which will include live music. Info: Fixed pier, Main St, Cold Spring.

7PM Bard SummerScape 2016. Film Series: “Puccini and the Operatic Impulse in Cinema” Info: [email protected] or 845-758-7900. Bard College, Sosnoff Theater, Annandale-on-Hudson, $10.

7PM Into The Woods . The Brothers Grimm Fairy Tales collide in this smash hit by Stephen Sondheim. Info: 518-392-9292 or The Mac-Haydn Theatre, Chatham.

7PM Powerhouse Theater- Play Workshop Fingersmith. Play by Alexa Junge, directed by Bill Rauch. A pickpocket teams up with a con man to cheat a gullible heiress out of her fortune in this play based on the novel by Sarah Winters. Info: or845-437-5599. Vassar College, Susan Stein Shiva Theater, Poughkeepsie, $30.

8PM Seth’s Sauerkraut Revue w/ Caleb Clauder and Chops & Sauerkraut. Info: or 518-828-4800. Club Helsinki Hudson, 405 Columbia St, Hudson.

9PM The Secret City. Info: 845-679-4406 or Bearsville Theater, 291 Tinker St, Woodstock, $25.

9 PM Rick Altman Trio. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Cafïe@ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

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  1. You do not include listings for the Falcon (or the Egg in Albany) anymore. Why not?

    • ….but we still do publish listings from the Falcon (and the Egg when we have space). Why do you think we don’t, David?

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