Today, Oct. 15
Holy Cross Thrift Shop: 9 a.m. Holy Cross Church, 30 Pine Grove Ave., Kingston. To 12 p.m. (845) 331-6796.
Workshop: 8:30 a.m. registration. Infant/Toddler Coalition: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Developmental discipline: an individualized approach to classroom management. Stepping Stones at the Park, 30 Park Lane, Highland. (845) 431-8851.
Workshop: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Financial Aid:. Open House Info Fair will begin at 11:30 a.m. Hasbrouck Hall Lobby, SUNY ULSTER Campus, 491 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge. (845) 687-5262.
Yoga: 9 to 11 a.m. With Derek Pashupa Goodwin. Cost is $25. The Homestead at Catskill Animal Sanctuary, 316 Old Stage Road, Saugerties.
Tag Sale: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Unitarian Fellowship of Poughkeepsie, Fellowship Building, 67 S. Randolph Ave., Poughkeepsie. Sat. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., with a bargain bag sale on Saturday from 2 to 3 p.m. (845) 471-6580.
Thrift Store: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Basement of the sanctuary, Church of the Comforter, 26 Wynkoop Place, Kingston, off Foxhall Avenue. (845) 3386126.
Free Health Care Services:
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 24th Annual Columbia County Golden Gathering. This event is geared toward the interest and needs of senior citizens, admission is free. Columbia-Greene Community College, 4400 Route 23, Hudson. (518) 822-2006.
Junk in the Trunk: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. St. John the Evangelist Church, 915 Route 212, Saugerties. Open your trunk and display your treasures. Barbara, (845) 246-7846.
Fairly New Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 58 Pearl St., Kingston. (845) 481-4171.
Teen Geek Squad: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Available to answer tech questions at the Red Hook Public Library, 7444 South Broadway, Red Hook. (845) 758-3241, redhooklibrary.org.
Kingston Farmer’s Market:
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wall Street, Kingston.
Hudson Valley Farmers Market: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Fresh and local. Every Saturday year-round. Creig Farm, Pitcher Lane, Red Hook.
Talk on alternative forms of nuclear power: 10 a.m. to noon. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Catskills, 320 Sawkill Road, Kingston. David Rolfe will be giving a talk about alternative forms of nuclear power that are much safer than current forms. Water-cooled nuclear energy has many problems, making it unsuitable as a long-term replacement for fossil fuels. Alternative designs, using thorium and molten salt instead of uranium and water, are currently being proposed. The talk is free and open to the public.
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 for more information.
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.
Ballet: 11 a.m. “Alice-in-Wonderland Follies.” New York Theatre Ballet. Kaatsbaan, 120 Broadway, Tivoli. (845) 757-5106, ext. 2.
Animals for Adoption Party: noon to 3 p.m. Special Fundraiser for the Love of Dogs. Food, fun, dog games. 4628 Route 209, Accord. (845) 687-7619.
Thrift Store: Noon to 4 p.m. Margaretville Hospital Auxilary Thrift Shop, 850 Main St., Margaretville.
Stories and crafts: 12:30 p.m. Ages 4-7. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 2464317.
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.
Art Exhibit: 1 to 4 p.m. Opening Reception. Hessel Museum of Art, Bard College, 30 Campus Road, Annandale-On-Hudson. (845) 758-6822 ,www.bard.edu.
Fundraiser: 1 to 4 p.m. Purse Party, to benefit Glasco ladies auxiliary. Glasco Fire Company, 139 Liberty St., Glasco.
Met Live: 1 p.m. Wagner’s “Tristan & Isolde.” Bardavon, 35 Market St., Poughkeepsie. (845) 473-2072. $28 adults, $26 Bardavon members, $20 children 12 and under.
Ukraninian Children’s Day: 1 to 3 p.m. Celebrate Ukrainian culture with crafts, exhibits, Pysandky (traditional egg dying), kolacki (fruit filled holiday cookies), music, etc. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530. Hablemos Español: 2to3 p.m. Tivoli Free Library 86 Broadway, Tivoli. Hablemos Español is a playgroup for boys and girls 5-8 who speak Spanish.
Carve for A Cause: 2to5 p.m. Annual pumpkin carving festival. 181 Libertyville Road, New Paltz.
Meet the Dentist: 2 p.m. Healthy Teeth and snacks with Dr. Grover. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. (845) 876-4030.
Ham Dinner: 4 to 7 p.m. Ham with raisin sauce, mashed potatoes, green beans, pickled beets, applesauce, cornbread, beverages & homemade desserts. Adults $14, seniors $12, children ages 6-12 $9, children 5 and under free. Community Church of High Falls, Mohonk & Firehouse roads, High Falls. (845) 6870910.
Whiskers & Wine: 6 to 9 p.m. Banquet and dance. Dutch Barn at Kiersted House, 119 Main St., Saugerties. Live bar & silent auction Tickets are $25 and are available at Town & Country Liquors, Sue’s Restaurant, PC Smith Hardware. (845) 246-0784
Movies with Spirit: 7 p.m. “The Second Mother”. St. John’s Church, 207 Albany Ave., Kingston. (845) 3899201
Music: 7 p.m. From Frank Sinatra to the Beetles, Latin to Swing. A night of musical delights with percussionist Brian Melick and singer/songwriter Franklin Micare. Athens Cultural Center, 24 Second St., Athens. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Suggested donation $10.
Cemetery Tour: 7 p.m. Our histories are no longer buried. Visit Kingston’s colonial era and meet its citizens. The Old Dutch Church, 272 Wall St., Kingston. $10 per person, children under 12 free. www. theatreontheroad.com