Today, Nov. 15
Blood Drive: 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Cairo Durham High School, Route 145, Cairo.
Aquoga class: 9:30 to 10:15 a.m. at Kingston YMCA. Free to YMCA members; $10 nonmember day pass available. (845) 338-3810 or amy@ aquoga.com.
Settled and Serving in Place (SSIP 209): 9:30 a.m. meets on Tuesday mornings, 9:30 AM at Lydia’s Country Deli, Route 209, south of Stone Ridge. SSIPs are local self-help, social groups which help seniors to stay in their own homes and remain active in their communities. For more information, call ViVi at (845) 331-0155.
Settled and Serving in Place meeting: 9:30 a.m. Saugerties seniors meet at The Village Diner on Main Street. Settled and Serving in Place (SSIP) is a social self-help group for seniors who want to remain in their homes and community. (845) 246-3285. 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. Preschool Story Hour: 10 a.m. Olive Free Library, 4033 Route 28A, West Shokan. (845) 6572482.
Toddler Time: 10 to 11 a.m. Stone Ridge Library, Main Street, Stone Ridge. (845) 687-2044.
Happy Apple Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 24 E. O’Reilly St., Kingston. (845) 338-0833.
Mall Walking with OFA: 10 a.m. Join a staff member from Ulster County Office for the Aging each week for a walk and talk. Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. sharp. Meet in the Food Court at 9:45 a.m. with a place for your coats. Hudson Valley Mall, 1300 Ulster Ave., town of Ulster.
Community Playspace: 10 to 10:45 a.m. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. Led by children’s librarian Amy Laber, a singer-songwriter, early childhood music
Terrific two/three storytime:
10 a.m. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 255-1255.
Yoga: 10:15 to 11:15 a.m. Energy Medicine Yoga will be taught by Maryanne. Mountain View Studio, 20 Mountainview Ave., Woodstock (845) 679-0901. Classes are $10 — cash or check.mtnviewstudio.com
Preschool storytime: 10:30 a.m. For 3-to-5-years-old, Ellenville Public Library, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530.
Story Craft and Play: 10:30
a.m., Together Tuesdays with Francesca. For children birth through preschool. Story, craft, and play. Come join the gang of local parents. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St., Phoenicia. (845) 688-7811.
Storytime: 10:30 a.m. ages 0-3. Stories, puppets, and parades led by a purple trombone. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen, (845) 338-5580.
Toddlertime story hour and crafts: 10:30 a.m. For children ages 18 months to 3 years, Kingston Library, 55 Franklin St., Kingston.
Tuesday Tales: 11 a.m. For preschoolers ages 3-to-6years-old, Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 246-4317.
Classes: 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. “8 Immortals” internal Chinese straight sword (Jian) adapted to Tai Chi principles, Hawksbrother. (You may take both classes, or either Sword or Tai Chi Chuan). Marbletown MultiArts, 3588 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-8890
Free Caregiver Support Group: 11:30 a.m. Community Center, 3 Veterans Drive. Join Miss Penny for a fun-filled story time for the very young. Appropriate for ages 1-3.
Classes: Noon to 1 p.m. Second-generation Yang Tai Chi Chuan, with related Tai Chi Chuan chi gung, Hawksbrother. (You may take both classes, of either Sword or Tai Chi Chuan). Marbletown Multi-Arts, 3588 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-8890.
Thrift Store: Noon to 4 p.m. Margaretville Hospital Auxilary Thrift Shop, 850 Main St., Margaretville.
Tots ‘n Tales Story Time, For Two- and Three-Year-Olds:
10:30 a.m. Hyde Park Free Library, 2 Main St., Hyde Park.
Crossroads to Recovery : 1 p.m. Holy Cross Church, 30 Pine Grove Ave., Kingston.
Esopus Artist Group: 1 p.m. (adult program). Whatever medium you prefer is what the artist group is about. Yearround. Please bring your own supplies. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen.
Story Time: 1 p.m. Preschool story time. Early literacy activities and stories for children ages 3-5. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530.
Art: 2 to 3 p.m. Sneaky Art. Sneaky Art is when you make terrific decorations and hide them for people to find. Kids ages 5-10. No registration necessary. Tivoli Free Library,
86 Broadway, Tivoli. (845) 757-3771.
Story Hours Grades 2 and 3:
3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Stone Ridge Library, 3700 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-7023.
Pokemon Club: 3:30to 4:30 p.m. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 246-4317.
After-School Tweens: 4 p.m. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580, esopuslibrary.org.
Study Session: 4 p.m. Global History Regents study session consisting of four meetings every Tuesday through Dec. 6 that will teach students the skills necessary to pass this test. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580.
Scrabble: 4 p.m. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 2464317.
Terrific Tuesdays: 4:15 p.m. For grades K-6, Ellenville Public Library and Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 6475530.
Meeting: 6 p.m. Town of Ulster Library Board meets the fourth Tuesday of each month. 860 Ulster Ave., Kingston. Scrabble: 6 to 8 p.m. Serious (and fun!). Word play at Ellenville Public Library, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530.
Craft Night: 6:30 p.m. Highland Public Library, 30 Church St., Highland. Sara creates a new project with tweens and teens ages 8-13. (845) 6912275 or www.highlandlibrary.org.
Scrabble and Other Games:
6:30 p.m. Pine Hill Community Center, 287 Main St., Pine Hill.
Craft: 6 to 7 p.m. ‘Zines are homemade magazine about any topic that interests you. Ages 12-18. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli. (845) 757-2667 or www.tivoliartistsgallery.com
Lyme Disease Support Group: 7 p.m. Meets the second Tuesday of every month. Northern Dutchess Hospital, 6511 Spring Brook Ave., Rhinebeck, conference room adjacent to the cafeteria. Information and support for those suffering from Lyme and related diseases. All welcome. Contact Lauren at (845) 758-8457 or Dawn at (845) 758-3569.
Talk and Book Signing: 7 p.m. Tom Blackwell will give a talk at the Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. (845) 876-4030.
Film Series: 7 p.m. Creation of a State: Israel-A Modern Miracle”. Jewish Federation of Ulster County, 1 Albany Ave., Kingston. (845) 338-8131.