Today, Nov. 18
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 lesliecreed@ hotmail.com.
Class: 9:30 to 11 a.m. Mixed level Vinyasa, Anne Robinson. Marbletown Multi-Arts, 3588 Main St., Stone Ridge. (845) 687-8890
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) 481-7332
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) 481-4171.
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.
Crossroads to Recovery: 1 p.m. Holy Cross Church, 30 Pine Grove Ave., Kingston. Blood Drive: 1 to 6 p.m. Livingston
Pumper Company 1, Route 9, Livingston.
Kingston Library Ravelers Needlework Group: 1to3 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 micdelp@ aol.com.
Blood Drive: 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Auxiliary of Margaretville Hospital & Mountainside Residential Care Center, 42158 State Route 28, Margaretville. (Red Cross Blood Drive.)
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.
Anime Club, meets first and third Friday of every month: 3:30-6 p.m. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal Street, Port Ewen, (845) 338-5580, esopuslibrary. org.
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 first-comefirst-served basis.
Greek Bazaar: 4to10 p.m. Delicious Greek food, fabulous Greek pastries, bake sale. St. George’s Greek Orthodox Church, 294 Greenkill Ave., Kingston. (845) 3313522. Also, Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and Nov. 20 to 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
LEGO Club: 4:15 p.m. For children ages 5 and up. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530.
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 South Broadway, Red Hook. (845) 876-3241, www.redhooklibrary.org.
Art Exhibit: 5:30 p.m. Fourth Annual Veteran Arts showcase. Runs Nov. 18 through the 20. FDR Library/Wallace Center, 4079 Albany Post Road (Route 9), Hyde Park. Also Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. and Nov. 20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free weekend program. www.veteranartsshowcase.org, (914) 522-5518.
Fundraiser: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wreaths, sweets & Dutch treats. Sinterklaas kickoff. Cocktail party and silent auction. Live classical music. Tickets at the door $40. Old Dutch Church, 272 Wall St., Kingston. Sinterklaashundsonvalley.com
Science Fair: 6 to 8 p.m. Fourth Annual Saugerties Junior/Senior High School Science Fair. There will be a reptile show. Food/bake sale to raise money for the science club. 310 Washington Ave. Ext. Saugerties. (845) 247-6500.
Movie: 7 p.m. “Honey I Shrunk the Kids.” Enchanted Café, 7483 S. Broadway, Red Hook. Free and open to the public. (845) 758-3241.
Open Mic: 7 to 10 p.m. Every third Friday of each month at Pine Hill Community Center, 287 Main St., Pine Hill, Free admission and refreshments available. For more information call Mike at (607) 5887129 or visit MikeHermansolo.com.
Ballroom by request: 8to 10:30 p.m. (First and third Fridays) Snap Fitness Studio, 1520, Route 55, LaGrangeville. Two quality lessons & practice time, hosted by seasoned teachers/performers Joe Donato and Julie Martyn. $10 for one lesson, $15 for both. (610) 420-4727, www. ballroomjoe.com, donato@ dvol.com.
Music: 8 p.m. Acoustic performance. ASK for Music, 97 Broadway, Kingston. (845) 338-0333, askforarts.org/
Acoustic Show: 8 p.m. U-Guys, Kurt and Cheryl Henry, Paul Maloney, Graham Dawson, Regina Simmons. Donations to benefit Morton Library are suggested. Refreshments provided. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff. (845) 8762903.
Live Music: 9 p.m. The Bush Brothers. High Falls Café, High Falls. (845) 687-2699.
Live Music: 9 p.m. The Lustre Kings. Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia St., Hudson (518) 828-4800.