Today, Oct. 27
Kingston Transition: 8:309:30 a.m. Outdated Cafe, 314 Wall St., Kingston.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 computerrelated and digital photography classes. Kingston Center of SUNY Ulster, 94 Mary’s Ave., Kingston. (845) 3390046.
Blood Drive: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mills Athletic Center, Millbrook School Rd., Millbrook.
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 Get listed: Submit items for the calendar at LIFE@FREEMANONLINE.COM.
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-9years-old, 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.
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.
Blood Drive: 2 to 7 p.m. St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 80 Mansion St., Coxsackie.
Pasta Dinner: 3 to 6 p.m. Ziti or Spaghetti-meatballs or sausage or mixed; bread, salad. In advance, $9 or at the Door $10. Sons and Daughters of Italy, 27 Bridge St., Hudson. (518) 828-2025
Chicken BBQ: 3:30 to 6 p.m. Full chicken dinner with a ½ chicken, baked potato, corn on the cob, coleslaw, roll, butter & a cookie. $11. Fund raiser. Tickets can be obtained by calling Anthony (518) 9435781. Advance Auto, Route 9W, Catskill.
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: 2:30to 4:30p.m. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. (845) 8764030.
YMCA Farm Stand: 3:30 to 6 p.m. YMCA, 507 Broadway, Kingston.
Halloween Fun: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. “Read for the Record” with “The Bear Ate Your Sandwich.” After the shared reading experience, participants will decorate Halloween
cookies. Morton Memorial Library & Community House, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff.
Photography Exhibit: 5 p.m. Amy Kaslow. Victims, Perpetrators, Eyewitnesses and Survivors: Life After War, on view at Vassar College’s Palmer Gallery, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. Opening reception. All events are free and open to the public. (845) 437-5370.
Screening: 5 p.m. New documentary that examines the immigrant experience in higher education in the U.S. through first-person stories. Taylor Hall, rm. 203, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. (845) 437-5370.
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.
Tech Time: 6 to 7 p.m. Sign up for a 15-minute one-toone session with a library staff member who will answer general computer questions. Town of Ulster Public Library, 860 Ulster Ave., Kingston (845) 338-7881.
Book Signing: 6:30 p.m. Ellenville’s Early Days. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville.
Workshop & Discussion:
7 p.m. Emotions Matter: Creating More Compassionate Schools and Communities through Emotional Intelligence. The Coykendall Science Building Auditorium, SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Rd., New Paltz.
Readings: 7 p.m. Poel Djelloul Marbrook will read from his new book “Shadow of the Heron”. New World Home Cooking, 1411 Route 212, between Woodstock and Saugerties.
Dialogue: 7 p.m. Cyber Safety Awareness for Parents, New Paltz High School, 130 South Putt Corners Rd., New Paltz.
Music: 7 to 20 p.m. David Wilcox, legendary songwriter (folk rock). The Falcon, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro. (845) 236-7970.
Concert: 7:30 p.m. Music Institute of Sullivan and Ulster Counties. Annual Cecily Fortescue Memorial Concert. St. John’s Episcopal Church, 40 Market St., Ellenville. Donations will go to the Cecily Fortescue Scholarship Fund, to help a needy string player continue their private instruction. (845) 647-5087.
Live Music: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Station Bar & Curio, Veronica Nunn w/ Peter Einhorn Trio in the heated pavilion. 101 Tinker St., Woodstock.