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

Wednesday 8/3

7:30AM Waterman Bird Club Field Trip: Thompson’s Pond Preserve. Call: Adrienne @ 845-264-2015. Web: Thompson’s Pond Preserve, Lake Rd, Pine Plains.

9AM-10AM Senior Kripalu Yoga with Susan Blacker. Gentle yoga class with each student encouraged to move and stretch at his or her own pace. Includes warmups, poses for strength and balance and breath work for relaxation. Open to Woodstock residents 55 and older, $1donation requested. Woodstock Fire Co. 1, Tinker St, Bearsville.

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 Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

10AM Ulster County Fair (8/2-8/7).Car Load Night– Tuesday,$40 per car,Senior Day – Thursday - Seniors free, General Admission $15. info: New Paltz Fairgrounds, 249 Libertyville Rd, New Paltz.

10AM-1PM Minnewaska Preserve: Junior Naturalists- Weird Science. For ages 6 to 10. Activities such as bubble art, creating gooey slime, and ice-cream in a bag. Pre-registration is required. Info: 845-255-0752. Minnewaska Preserve, Gardiner, $10 /per vehicle.

10AM -10PM  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 Ulster County Fairgriunds, 249 Libertyville Rd, New Paltz.

10AM-12PM  21st Century Damsels & Dragons. Join Larry Federman for a fun-filled outing with dragonflies and damselflies. For more information visit Olana, 720 State Route 9G, Hudson, $5.

11:30AM-6:30PM Private Channeled Guidance and Energy Healing Sessions with White Eagle. Call for available appointment times. Info: 845-679-2100. Mirabai Bookstore, 23 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

12PM The Woodstock Senior Citizen’s Club Meeting & Ice Cream Social! All seniors are invited. Woodstock Fire Co #1, Rt 212, Woodstock.

12PM Rotary Club of Kingston Meeting. Fellowship, lunch, and an informative and interesting presentation from a guest speaker. Meets every Wed at 12noon. Web: Christina’s Restaurant, 812 Ulster Ave, Kingston.

12PM-1PM Yoga Rolla with Terry Fister. A series of SOFT foam rolling exercises designed to address the excessive tension and soreness in connective tissues, which can inhibit proper alignment and performance of yoga postures. Ending with a vinyasa flow. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 or Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

12PM-3PM Lyme Wellness Workshop Series. Newcomers & caregivers always welcome. New Paltz Community Center, 3 Veterans Ln, New Paltz.

1PM Esopus Stitchers. Ongoing. For adults. Cross-stitch, needlepoint, surface embroidery, crewel. Get help get started with fabric, floss, needles, patterns, etc. Or, bring your current project and come stitch. 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Esopus, free

1PM The Sawkill Seniors Meeting. The meetings begin with a formal format, followed by a raffle, socializing & refreshments. There is also a card game for those who wish to participate. New members are welcome. Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 1pm. Info: 845-336-5164. Town of Kingston Town Hall, Kingston.

1:30PM 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.

3PM Woodstock Farm Festival Info: 6 Maple Ln, 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. 27 South Pine St, Kingston.

3PM The Chess Club for experienced adult players from 3-4:30pm; Beginners will meet 4:30-5:30pm. Info: 845-255-1255 or [email protected] Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Tnpk, Gardiner.

3PM-7PM Highland Farmers’ Market. Info: 845-691-2144 or Rt 9W & Haviland Rd, Highland.

3:30PM Math Regents Prep. Every Wed. @ 3:30pm Certified Math Teacher - Don’t fail Algebra, Geometry, and Trig. Empowering Ellenville, 159 Canal St, Ellenville, 877-576-9931.

3:30PM - Dusk   Woodstock Farm Festival! If it’s Wednesday it’s Woodstock! Join us at the mid-week market Rain or Shine, 3:30 to dusk.  It’s Kids Week! And the market will be brimming with creativity… Our Friends from Fiber Flame will be leading a beautiful art project! And friends from Woodstock Land Conservancy will be inspiring us with some recycling crafts as well! And of course, alfresco dining, music and loads of farm fresh food! 6 Maple Lane, Woodstock.

4:30PM-6PM Iyengar Yoga Level II with Barbara Boris. For advanced students who are well-practiced in Iyengar Yoga Level I. Taught by Certified Iyengar Yoga Instructor Barbara Boris. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 or Woodstock Yoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

4:30PM-5:30PM Art Hour with Francesca: ages 3 to 103!   Frannie will cook up something creative to do each week. She is known for her work with natural, found objects as well as jewelry.Ongoing. Info: 845-688-7811. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St, Phoenicia, free.

5PM-7PM Free One-on-One Tech Tutoring. Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer. Those interested may call ahead to reserve a time or just drop in during the above hours. Tutor Hunter Huang is a junior at Rochester Institute of Technology, majoring incommunications. Info: 845-255-1255. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner.

5PM Teen Movie Night. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Port Ewen.

5PM Juggling & Hula-Hooping. Join Bruce Engholm of the Mid-Hudson Juggling Club in learning or practicing your juggling or hula-hooping abilities! Hoops and juggling props will be provided. Ongoing, Wednesdays at 5pm. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Port Ewen.

5:15PM 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.

5:30PM  Woodstock: Christian Centering Prayer and Meditation. On-going. Everyone welcome. 845-679-9534. First Churchof Christ, Scientist, 89 Tinker St, Woodstock.

5:30PM-6:30PM Battle of the Books Meeting. Regular meeting of our Battle of the Books team. All members are asked to please attend.There will be snacks! Info: 845-757-3771 or Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli.

6PM-7:30PM Creative Seed Support Group. For artists to voice their works inprogress in a supportive environment. For Songwriters, Playwrights & Actors.Held by Patrice Blue Maltas, Actress, Playwright, Musician and founder of Blue Healing Arts Center. MeetsWednesday nights, 6-7:30pm. Info: [email protected] or Blue Healing Art Center, 107 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

6PM Teen Program (Ages 13 & up). Ongoing. Talk and learn about 3d printing, anime, manga, robots, video game programming, animation and books. 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Esopus, free.

6:15PM 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.

6:30PM-8PM Yin Yoga with Diane Davis. A slow, steady class that gently stimulates connective tissues to make them healthier and stronger, at the same time cultivating equanimity, mindfulness and awareness. $18. Info: 845-679-8700 or WoodstockYoga Center, 6 Deming St, Woodstock.

6:30PM Ulster County Photo Club. Photographers of all ages and skill levels are welcome to join this group. �Monthly meetings include presentations, member competitions, and the sharing of information.Ongoing, Wednesdays at 6:30pm. Info: 845-338-5580. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St, Esopus.

6:30PM-7:05AM Learn Remembrance. A very holy and deep form of prayer (with roots in the Old Testament”Remember my name in the night”) which connects you with the Divine within. All are welcome, RSVP please, or 845-679- 8989. Flowing SpiritHealing, 33 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, free /donations welcomed.

6:30PM Music in the Parks- Free Lawn Concert. Enjoy an evening of music, with friends, on beautiful lush landscapes, of the Vanderbilt and Mills Mansions. Info: for full concert dates and times. Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, Hyde Park.

7PM  “Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism” Class. On-going. Free 90-minute program includes 30 min of Quiet Sitting Meditation followed by 1 of 8 lectures on the history, practices & principles of the Karma Kagyu tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. 8/wk curriculum. Info:845-679-5906 or [email protected] Karma Triyana Dharmachakra, 335 Meads Mountain Rd, Woodstock, free.

7PM-9PM Financial Planning for Parents - Everything You Need to Know. Hosted by Daniel D’Ordine, CFPr. Snacks and beverages will be served. Starr Library, 68 W. Martket St, Rhinebeck, free.

7PM New Paltz Historical Society Meeting. Meetings held on the 1st Wednesday of each month. New Paltz Community Center, 3 Veterans Dr, New Paltz.

7PM-11PM Rosendale Chess Club. Free admission-no dues. On-going every Wed, 7-11pm. Rosendale Cafe, Rosendale.

7PM-9PM Tango Dance Lessonswith Nina Jirka.with Martha Cheo Argentine Tango with Nina Jirka. Basics for the first hour, followed by Intermediate Tango. No partners needed. Ongoing.$10/donation. Info: 845-255-1559. Unison Arts Center, 68 Mountain Rest Rd, New Paltz, $10 /suggested donation.

7PM-9PM Volleyball. Apickup volleyball game, ongoing every Wednesday, 7-9pm. $6. For more information, 845-616-0710. Enter at the entrance on the left side, as you face the school from Lucas Ave. Rondout Municipal Center, 1915 Lucas Ave, Cottekill.

7PM-8PM Meditation and the Spiritual Path of Cafh. Info: 845-481-0580 or [email protected] Learn the Discursive Meditation, a technique designed to explore from within the fundamental and transcendent issues of our lives. A dialogue follows themeditation. Meets the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of every month at 7-8pm. Cafh Retreat House, 146 Kerley Corners Rd, Tivoli.

7:15PM Rosendale Theatre’s Music Fan Film Series Sidemen: Long Road to Glory  [Documentary].Q&A after the film on Tues, Aug 2 with Hubert Sumlin’s manager (Toni Ann Mamary)$10.Rosendale Theatre, 408 Main Street, Rosendale; 845-658-8989,

7:15PM-8PM Silent Spiritual Practice. For people who would like to do spiritual practice together to increase the potency of the practice. For those who would like to learn Remembrance, come to a teaching at 6:30pm. All are welcome RSVP please, or845-679- 8989. Flowing Spirit Healing, 33 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock, free /donations welcomed.

7:30PM The Poughkeepsie Newyorkers Barbershop Chorus. The Newyorkers Chorus is a male a cappella group that sings in the uniquely American “Barbershop Style” of close four-part harmony. Guests are always welcome. Sight-reading not required.Meets every Wednesdays at 7:30pm. Info: Crown Heights Clubhouse, 34 Nassau Rd, Poughkeepsie.

8PM 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.

8PM Fishin Chicken. Info: 845-679-3484. Harmony Cafe @ Wok ‘n Roll, 50 Mill Hill Rd, Woodstock.

8:30PM-11PM Live at Catskill Mountain Pizza Company: Acoustic Jazz Trio with Syracuse/Siegel Duo + Special Featured Guest. Featuring Bassist Rich Syracuse and drummer Jeff “Siege” Siegel. No cover or minimum! Info: 679-7969. Catskill Mountain Pizza Company, 51 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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