Today, Oct. 14
Baby/Toddler Playgroup: 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) 6878890 Exercise Program: 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Adult/ Senior Exercise program. Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston. Call Pat Johnson at (845) 4817332 Happy Apple Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. 24 E. O’Reilly St., Kingston. To 3 p.m. (845) 338-0833. Fairly New Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 58 Pearl St., Kingston. (845) 4814171. 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. Little Brainstormers: 10:30 a.m. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen, (845) 338-5580. esopuslibrary.org. Toddler storytime: 10:30 a.m. For children 12-36 months, Ellenville Public Library and Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-3350. Story Time: 10:30 a.m. Preschool story time. Early literacy activities and stories for children ages 3-5. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-3350. Musical storytime: 10:30 a.m. 1- to 3-years-old, Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 246-4317. Storytime: 11 a.m. or 2 p.m. For children ages 4-5. Highland Public Library, 30 Church St., Highland. (845) 691-2275. Happy Paws Thrift Store: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. 282 Main St., Saugerties. Proceeds benefit the Ulster County SPCA. Canasta Players: 12 p.m. Gardiner Public Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 255-1255. Thrift Store: 12-4 p.m. Margaretville Hospital Auxilary Thrift Shop, 850 Main St., Margaretville. Gallery Conversations: noon, Frank Almquist on Post Cards from Kingston. Friends of Historic Kingston Gallery, Main and Wall streets, Kingston. (845) 339-0720, www.fohk.org. Crossroads to Recovery: 1 p.m. Holy Cross Church, 30 Pine Grove Ave., Kingston. Kingston Library Ravelers Needlework Group: 1 to 3 p.m. The Story Hour Room, 55 Franklin St., Kingston. Adult knitters, crocheters and other types of needleworkers are welcome to join this informal gathering. Bring your needles, hooks, yarn, and other supplies, as well as ideas, patterns, and finished work to share and discuss. For more information, call the library at (845) 331-0507 or email Michele at email@example.com. Teen Book Group: 3 p.m. Stone Ridge Library, Main Street, Stone Ridge. (845) 687-2044. Free tutoring by appointment: 3 to 6 p.m. Homework clubs and after-school kid sitters. Empowering Ellenville, 159 Canal St., Ellenville. (877) 576-9931. Gamer’s Lounge: 4 to 5:30 p.m. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli. Attention, gamers: Gamers’ Lounge is here. Grab your laptop and join us for some Minecraft, or go low-tech and play Pokemon, Magic: The Gathering or another card or board game with us. For children 9 and up. No registration necessary. Limited public laptops available on a firstcome-first-served basis. Haunted Huguenot Street: 4 to 10 p.m. Interpretations and special nighttime tours will span across the National Historic Landmark Dist. Oct. 14-15, Oct. 28-29, Oct. 21-22 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Historic Huguenot Street, Du-Bois Fort, 81 Huguenot St., New Paltz. (845) 2551889, huguenotstreet.org. LEGO Club: 4:15 p.m. For children ages 5 and up. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530. Teen Decompression: 4:30 p.m. (Second and fourth Thursdays of the month; young adult program) Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580, esopuslibrary.org. Libratory: 4:30 p.m. This is what happens when a library gets mashed up with a library, resulting in an exciting, hand-on opportunity for children to participate in STEM learning in a fun, informal environment. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook. (845) 876-3241, www.redhooklibrary.org. Torchlight Parade: 6:30 to 9 p.m. Join us for this popular election-eve Torchlight parade re-enactment. The night will be filled with music, speeches, and a visit from FDR, Eleanor Roosevelt, their family and Fala. Henry A. Wallace Visitor and Education Center, 4079 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park. (845) 486-7770. Monsters You Don’t Know: 7 to 8 p.m. Join us for a spooky seasonal talk as fantasy author Thomm Quackenbush details some of his favorite ghosts & goblins. Free and open to all. No registration required. Tivoli Free Library, Watts de Peyster Hall, 86 Broadway, Tivoli. (845) 757-3771, www.tivolilibrary.org Dance: 7 to 11 p.m. Zydeco Dance with Zyde Groove, White Eagle Benevolent Soc. Inc., 487 Delaware Ave., Kingston. 7 p.m. is dance lesson. 8 to 11 a.m. is dance. $15 ($10 with FT student ID). (914) 3887048 Musical: 8 p.m. “Young Frankenstein,” The Mel Brooks musical. 8 p.m. Fri., & Sat.; 2 p.m. Sun. through Nov. 6. The Center for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck, 661 Route 308, Rhinebec. (845) 876-3080. Tickets $27 adults, $25 seniors. www.centerforperformingarts.org Concert: 8 p.m. The Hudson Valley Folk Guild’s Friends of Fiddler’s Green Chapter, Hyde Park United Methodist Church, Route 9 and Church Street, Hyde Park. Admission $12, seniors $10, Hudson Valley Folk guild members $8. (845) 758-2681. Performance: 8 p.m. Geraldine Hughes in “Belfast Blues,” one-women play, a true story told from Hughes’s perspective as a little girl coming of age in the war-town Belfast of the 1980s. Also Saturday at 8 p.m. SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz.