Today, Oct. 6
Kingston Transition: 8:309:30 a.m. Outdated Cafe, 314 Wall St., Kingston. Neighbors meeting neighbors for breakfast on the first Thursday of every month. Come and talk about what you are doing for the Kingston community and what you think is needed to improve life for all in Kingston. Find out more about Kingston’s Repair Cafe. All are welcome.
Class: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Artistic Anatomy Keith Gunderson. Students of all levels of experience and ages are invited to register at any time throughout the year. Woodstock School of Art, 2470 Route 212, Woodstock. (845) 679-2388
Class: 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. Awareness through Movement, Lynn Kenny, certified Feldenkrais Practitioner. Marbletown Multi-Arts, 3588 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-8890. Computer courses: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Computer Learning Center offers computer-related and digital photography classes. Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, 94 Mary’s Ave., Kingston. (845) 339-0046. Class: 10 to 11 a.m. Chi Gong for healing and disease prevention. Hawksbrother. Marbletown Multi-Arts, 3588 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-8890.
Hooks & Needles, Yarns & Threads: Thursdays between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tivoli Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli. Informal weekly social gathering for rug hookers, knitters, crocheters and all other yarn crafters. $1 suggested donation, to go toward the purchase of resource materials for the library collection. (845) 757-3771, www. tivolilibrary.org.
Happy Apple Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 24 E. O’Reilly St. (across from the firehouses), Kingston. (845) 338-0833.
Story hour for ages 3-5: 10 a.m. Hurley Library, 44 Main St., Hurley. (845) 338-2092, hurley.lib.ny.us.
Parkinson’s Dance/Exercise Class: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Weekly group for Parkinson’s disease patients, caregivers & friends to address systems of the disease and other neurological disorders. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 207 Albany Ave., Kingston. $12 per class. Anne Olin at (845) 679-6250.
Storytime for ages 18 months and up: 10:15 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. Storytime for ages 18 months and up. (845) 876-4030.
Tiny Tots Musical Story Time:
10:30 a.m. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 246-4317.
Storytime and crafts: 10:30 a.m. For children 5-to-9-yearsold, Plattekill Library, 2047 state Route 32, Modena. (845) 883-7286.
Ballet Class: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Ongoing for six-week sessions. $15 per class. Open to all levels. Saugerties Ballet Center, 10 First St., Saugerties. (845) 246-4316.
Happy Paws Thrift Store: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 282 Main St., Saugerties. Proceeds benefit Ulster County SPCA.
BrainGames: 1 p.m. at the Starr Library, 66 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. Brain Games is a fun program for older citizens using memory games and puzzles to help them expand their brain power. A volunteer leader guides the class of all skill levels through a series of mental exercises designed to stimulate and challenge their brain. Sponsored by the Office of the Aging. Free. www.dutchessny.gov/countygov/departments/aging or (845) 876-8799.
Class: 1 to 4 p.m. Open studio. Students of all levels of experience and age are invited to register at any time throughout the year. Woodstock School of Art, 2470 Route 212, Woodstock. (845) 679-2388.
After school story hour: 3:30 p.m. Grades 2 and 3. Stone Ridge Library, Main Street, Stone Ridge. (845) 687-2044. http://www.stoneridgelibrary. org/
Mahjong: 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. (845) 876-4030.
YMCA Farm Stand: 3:30 to 6 p.m. YMCA, 507 Broadway, Kingston.
Class: 5 to 8 p.m. Sketch Class. Students of all levels of experiences and ages are invited to register at any time throughout the year. Woodstock School of Art, 2470 Route 212, Woodstock. (845) 679-2388.
Deli Dinner: 5 to 8 p.m. Kosher cold cut: corned beef, pastrami, salami, turkey; macaroni & potato salad, cole slaw, pickles, soda, and home baked desserts. Benefit The Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History. VFW East Chester Street Bypass, Kingston. $25 in advance. (845) 338-8131.
Talk: 5 p.m. Silke von der Emde, German Studies Deptartment, will talk about the exhibition “When Light Touches Paper.” Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. Talk: 5:30 p.m. Renowned twin towers high wire artist Philippe Petit will give a talk titled “Cheating the Impossible,” Martel Theater of the Vogelstein Center for Drama and film. Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. Free and open to the public. (845) 437-7690.
Tech Time: 6 to 7 p.m. Sign up for a 15-minute one-to-one session with a library staff member who will answer general computer questions. Town of Ulster Public Library, 860 Ulster Ave., Kingston (845) 338-7881.
Open mic: 7 p.m. Sign up 7 to 7:45 p.m. The Lodge, 20 Country club Lane, Woodstock (cross streets) Route 375 and Riseley Lane. Doors open at 8 p.m. email: showtiem@gothamCityWork.com. Free Admission
Book Group: 7 p.m. Reader’s Choice book group (adult). Group is casual and the discussions are informal. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580.
Play: 8 p.m. “Sly Fox” by Larry Gelbart. Byrdcliffe Theatre, 144 Upper Byrdcliffe Road, Woodstock. Additional performances Oct. 7, 8, 13, 14, 15. Sunday matinees Oct. 9 and 16 at 2 p.m. $23, $20 senior citizens and students. Reservations/tickets, (845) 679-7900.
Friday, Oct. 7 (to 10 a.m.)
Fall Health Fair: 7 to 11 a.m. Exhibitors offering preventive healthcare, medical screenings and education on a wide variety of health, wellness and lifestyle improvements. Margaretville Hospital, 42084 state Route 28, Margaretville. (845) 5862631, ext. 3145.
9:30 a.m. For ages infant to 5 years old, Athens Cultural Center, 24 Second St., Athens. Children must be accompanied by parent, grandparents or caregiver. (518) 945-2580 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Mixed level Vinyasa, Anne Robinson. Marbletown Multi-Arts, 3588 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-8890
Exercise Program: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30a.m. Adult/Senior Exercise program. Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston. Call Pat Johnson at (845) 4817332
Fairly New Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 58 Pearl St., Kingston. (845) 481-4171.
Workshop: 10 to 11:30 a.m. Real food for busy families and why it matters. The Gardiner Library, Community Room, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 2551255.
Under Threes Storytime:
10 a.m. For children birth-35 months with a caregiver. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. Sign up at (845) 647-5530.