Today, Oct. 1
Firehouse Open House: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. Rhinecliff Vol. Fire Co. and Rescue Squad, corner of Shatzell and Orhcard Streets, Rhinecliff. will hold an open house. Ladies Auxiliary Harvest bake sale, help support our community.
Holy Cross Thrift Shop: 9 a.m. Holy Cross Church, 30 Pine Grove Ave., Kingston. To 12 p.m. (845) 331-6796.
Thrift Store: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Basement of the sanctuary, Church of the Comforter, 26 Wynkoop Pl., Kingston, off Foxhall Ave. (845) 338-6126
Kingston Farmer’s Market:
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wall Street, Kingston.
Hudson Valley Garlic Festival: from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (also on Sunday), Cantine Field, Washington Avenue Extension, Saugerties. $10 at the gate. Visit http://hvgf.org/
Heritage Day: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friends of Historic Rochester, 12 Main St., Accord. Pie baking contest, youth talent show, games, food, vendors, etc. No charge. Antique Appraisal Day Event: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. St. Joseph’s School, 25 St. Joseph Drive, Millbrook.
Marbletown Founder’s Day Celebration: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Celebrates the 313th anniversary of Marbletown’s original land patent grant with a display of history, local art, food, and period demonstrations at the Ulster County Historical Society at the Bevier House. Free and open to the public
Annual Apple Festival: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Rhinebeck Reformed Chruch, 6368 Mill Street, Rhinebeck. Rain or shine. Apple pies for sale, baked goods, crafts, second time around tables. Lunch available. 11 a.m. to l2 p.m. Call church office at (845) 876-3727
Fairly New Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 58 Pearl St., Kingston. (845) 481-4171.
Hudson Valley Farmers Market: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fresh and local. Every Saturday year-round. Creig Farm, Pitcher Lane, Red Hook.
Teen Geek Here to Help:
10:30 a.m. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli. Do you have questions about how to operate your NOOK, iPod, iPad, Kindle, laptop or other electronic device? Bring it in to the library and one of our trained “Teen Geeks” will help you. We will have someone available between 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. most Saturdays to assist you. Free and open to the public. Call (845) 7573771 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Smorgasburg Upstate: 11
to 6 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 29, 200 North Street, Kingston. Free. http://upstate. smorgasburg.com/
Clothing Swap: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Clothing Swap for Success! New Paltz ReUse and Recycling Center, 3 Clearwater Road, New Paltz. Bring sorted clean, dry and odor free clothing. No clothes with stains or rips. Bring an empty bag to take home your new wardrobe.
Super Saturday Story Adventures: 11 a.m. Woodstock Library District, 5 Library Lane, Woodstock. Reading fun for the whole family with special guest storytellers. Check the website for weekly story events. www.woodstock.org. Happy Paws Thrift Store: 11 a.m. 282 Main St., Saugerties. To 5 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Ulster County SPCA. Thrift Store: 12 to 4 p.m. Margaretville Hospital Auxilary Thrift Shop, 850 Main St., Margaretville.
Family Program: 1 p.m. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. Read, make crafts, play and even cook to learn more about our traditions, art, history and culture. (845) 338-5580, esopuslibrary.org.
Stories and crafts: 12:30 p.m. Ages 4-7. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 2464317.
Art Walk: 1 to 6 p.m. at various locations in Kingston. The participating galleries are the O+ Gallery, 45 N. Front St.; the Uncanny Gallery, 17 John St.; ARTBAR, 674 Broadway; Cornell Street Studios, 168 Cornell St.; Broadway Arts, 694 Broadway; R&F Handmade Paints, 84 Ten Broeck Ave.; and Art Society of Kingston, 97 Broadway. http://www.artsmidhudson.org/artwalkkingston/
Theatre: 1 p.m. Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Shakespeare Romeo & Juliet. Bardavon, 35 Market St., Poughkeepsie. $20 all tickets. 800-745-3000
Narrated Walk: 2 p.m. 1658 Stockade National Historic district walking tour. Adult $10, child under 16 $5. Departs from the Friends of Historic Kingston Gallery, corner of Wall & Main St., Kingston. (845) 339-0720
Ashokan Reservoir talk: 2 p.m., Community Room of the Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. The Friends of Historic Saugerties will present a talk, “The Last of the Handmade Dams: The Story of the Ashokan Reservoir,” by Bob Steuding, a writer on Catskill Mountain and Hudson River Valley subjects. Admission is free. Call (845) 246-0858.
Art Exhibit: 2 to 5 p.m. “Autumn Blaze”. Opening Reception. 4338 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park. Ending Oct. 30th.
Theatre on the Road: 3 p.m. & 4:15 p.m. Poe’s Last Mystery. Tickets $65 per show which includes cruise to and from the island on The Estuary Steward and a self-guided tour of the island. Tickets www.Bannermancastle.org or by call (845) 237-2636.
Art Exhibit: 4 to 7 p.m. Opening reception 18 Watercolorists of the Hudson Valley. Free admission. Town of Esopus Library, Duck Pond Gallery, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580.
Art Exhibition: 4to6 p.m. Opening reception. All Creatures Great and Small. Woodstock Artists Assoc. & Museum, 28 Tinker St., Woodstock. (845) 679-2940
Grand Opening: 5 to 8 p.m. Little Rabbit Wears. Children clothes 6 months to 14 years. Trendy and Affordable. 168 Cornell St. Kingston
Live Music: 5:30 p.m. Live 60’s music. Prizes! Best 60’s costume & limbo contest. The Arts Upstairs, 60 Main St., Phoenicia. Potluck bring a savory dish. Drinks & fabulous desserts are available for donation.
Concert: 6 to 8 p.m. Jerry Mitnick headlines community concert. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 255-1255 or visit www. gardinerlibrary.org
Dance: 7 p.m. Conversion/ After Afghanistan German Theatre company costa compagnie will present a multimedia work with Vassar Students from the dance dept. and the Posse Veterans Program. Kenyon Dance Theater, Loeb Center, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. (845) 4375541.
Dance: 7:30 p.m. Emily Coates, choreographer. Kaatsbaan International Dance Center, 120 Broadway, Tivoli. Tickets $20. (845) 757-5106 ext. 2 or 10.
Theatre: 8 p.m. “Masterful. Magical. Married.” Bridge Street Theatre, 44 W. Bridge Street, Catskill. (518) 9433818.
Music: 8 p.m. Slam Allen – has been entertaining audiences with his unique blend of soul and blues. Rosendale Café, 434 Main St., Catskill. (845) 658-9048.
Live Music: 8:30 p.m. Dead on the Tracks. High Falls Café, High Falls. (845) 687-2699.