Today, Oct. 13
Kingston Transition: 8:309:30 a.m. Outdated Cafe, 314 Wall St., Kingston.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) 2464317.
Storytime and crafts: 10:30
a.m. For children 5-to-9-yearsold, Plattekill Library, 2047 state Route 32, Modena. (845) 883-7286.
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.
Support Group: 1 to 2 p.m. Hearing loss support group at the Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 255-1255 or www.gardinerlibrary.org.
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.
Workshop: 4 to 6 p.m. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will hold a public workshop to discuss the progress of the second five-year review for the Hudson River PCBs Superfund site. This is the second in a series of workshops that are being held to involve the public. Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home, 4079 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park. (845) 486-7770.
Hudson Valley’s 5th Green Building Expo: 5 to 8 p.m. The Dollars and Sense of Green. Student Union Building (SUB) on the SUNY New Paltz campus, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz. $20 at the door. USGBC members free.
Talk: 5 p.m. Holly Hummel, drama department. Speaking on costumes in “Universal Collection: A Mark Dion Project.” Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie.
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.
Talk: 5:30 p.m. Expert Forager Russ Cohen will give a talk about native edible plants. The Vassar Barns in Vasssar Farm and Ecological Preserve, 50 Vassar Farm Lane, Poughkeepsie.
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.
Author Discussion: 7 p.m. Susan Quinn, author of “Eleanor and Hick: The Love Affair That Shaped A First Lady.” Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library & Home, 4079 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park. (845) 486-7770.
Music: 7 p.m. Two-time Grammy Award nominee fiddler Bruce Molsky to perform as part of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center’s Celebrating Heroes exhibition. Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. (845) 437-5632.
Book Signing: 7 p.m. Vedder Research Library, located on the grounds of the Bronck Museum, just off US Route 9W 1.5 miles south of the intersection of routes 9W, 385, and 81 near Coxsackie. Local historian Shirley Dunn will present her new book, “Crailo and the Van Rensselaers.” Free and open to the public.
Play: 7:30 p.m. “Frankenstein” Haunts Catskill’s Bridge Street Theatre, Mainstage, 44 W. Bridge Street, Catskill. Admission is oday’s performance is “Pay What You Can.” Tickets $20, $10 for patrons age 21 and under. Oct. 13-23, Sat. 7:30, Sun. 2 p.m.
Dance: 7:30 p.m. Bessie Award-winning choreographer Beth Gill makes her Fisher Center debut with “Catacomb.” Bard Fisher Center, LUMA Theater, Bard College, 30 Campus Road, Annandale-on-Hudson. (845( 758-7900. Tickets $25, $10 students with ID.
Play: 8 p.m. “Mad Forest: A Play” from Romania by Caryl Churchill. Performances on Friday Oct. 14, 8 p.m. Sat. Oct. 15, 2 p.m., Sunday Oct. 16 at 2 p.m. as well. General public $18, $16 senior (62+). Parker Theatre, SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz. (845) 257-3880.