Bardavon screens original ‘Magnificent Seven’
WHAT: Screening of the original ‘The Magnificent Seven” WHEN: Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m. WHERE: The Bardavon, 35 Market St., Poughkeepsie DETAILS: The Bardavon opens the 20th season of its classic film series with a screening of the 1960 Western “The Magnificent Seven.” The picture is an Old West-style remake of Akira Kurosawa’s 1954 Japanese-language film “Seven Samurai.” Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Horst Buchholz, Charles Bronson, Robert Vaughn, James Coburn and Brad Dexter portray the title characters, a group of seven gunfighters hired to protect a small village in Mexico from a group of marauding bandits and their leader, portrayed by Eli Wallach. The screening will support the Poughkeepsie Public Library District’s National Education Association Big Read. All seats are $6. Admission is free for those with a library card. CONTACT: Tickets are available at the Bardavon box officer or by calling (845) 4732072. They are also available by visiting ticketmaster.com or by calling (800) 745-3000.
Yard Sale/Bake Sale to benefit animal shelter
WHAT: Benefit Yard Sale/ Bake Sale WHEN: Oct. 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. WHERE: Saugerties Transfer Station, 1765 Route 212, Saugerties DETAILS: The semiannual event will benefit the Saugerties Animal Shelter. The shelter is still accepting donations of saleable items for the sale that can be dropped off at the shelter Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. CONTACT: Call Elly at (845) 679-0339 for more information.