Today, Nov. 17
Kingston Transition: 8:309:30 a.m. Outdated Cafe, 314 Wall St., Kingston.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.
Book Reading: 10:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Author Sapphire will present a book reading from her works at SUNY Ulster, 491 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge.
Free and open to the public.
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-years-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.
Art & Holiday Sale: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday, Nov. 18, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Martin Aaron Office Complex, Building 3, off Westbrook Lane, Kingston Plaza. (845) 339-9090, ext. 102. Everyone is welcome.
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.
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) 8764030.
YMCA Farm Stand: 3:30 to 6 p.m. YMCA, 507 Broadway, Kingston. 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 p.m. Leslie C. Dunn, English Dept. Speaking on the Focus Gallery exhibition. Loeb Art Center, Vassar College,
124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie.
Computer Workshop: 5:30 p.m. Mid-Hudson Computer User’s Group (adult). Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580.
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.
Program: 6 to 8 p.m. Community Education and Crime Prevention Program. The Hudson Valley LGBTQ Center, 300 Wall St., Kingston. (845) 334-5155.
Series: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Shannon Butler, National Park ranger presents, “Defending Sara Roosevelt.” Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff. (845) 876-2903.
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.
Amateur Radio Club: 7 p.m. Overlook Mountain Amateur Radio Club at the Ulster Fire/ Rescue Training Center, 259 Ulster Landing Road, Kingston, FCC license or club membership is not required for attendance. (845) 331-5331. Book Club: 7 p.m. Page Turners Book Club. This month discussion will be “River Road” by Carol Goodman. Free and open to the public. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli. (845) 757-3771.
Writers Night: 7 p.m. Therese Broderick and Alifair Skebe will read from the work at New World Home Cooking, 1411 Route 212, between Saugerties and Woodstock.
Jazz: 7 p.m. big BANG. The Falcon Undeground, 1348 Route 9W, Marlboro. (845) 236-7970.
Live Music: 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Station Bar & Curio, Veronica Nunn with the Peter Einhorn Trio in the heated pavilion. 101 Tinker St., Woodstock.
Play: 7:30 p.m. The Big Meal. John Quimbly Theater, SUNY Ulster, 401 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge. Runs through Nov. 20. Sunday performances 2 p.m. Suggested donation for tickets is $10 at the door. Students are free. (845) 688-1959.
Show: 8 p.m. “Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science.” Ulster Performing Arts Center, 601 Broadway, Kingston. Tickets $40 to $130. (845) 3396088.