Today, Dec. 1
Kingston Transition: 8:30-9:30 a.m. Outdated Cafe, 314 Wall St., Kingston.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) 3382092, 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 and up. (845) 8764030.
Bookworms: 10:30 a.m. Andy Murphy Midtown Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston. Adult/ Seniors reading to preschool age children. Crafts afterward. When Kingston schools are on a two-hour delay or cancelled due to inclement weather, program is cancelled. Thursdays through March 30, except. Dec. 29 and Jan. 5. (845) 481-7332.
Tiny Tots Musical Story Time: 10:30 a.m. Saugerties Public Library, 91 Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 246-4317.
Storytime and crafts:
10:30 a.m. For children 5-to9-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.
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.
Lecture: 5:30 p.m. “The Fugitive Justice and the Abolition of the Master/Slave Girl Dialectic” by Jasmine Syedullah. Main Building, Villard Room, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie. Free and open to the public.
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) 3387881.
Cyber Safety: 6 to 8:30 p.m. Internet awareness: Tools for keeping youngsters safe in cyberspace. UCCC Quimby Theater, 491 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge. For more details, contact Jackie Arsenuk, Safe Harbour Coordinator, at (845) 340-3927.
Reading: 6 p.m. Aware-winning poet Jane Hirschfield. Taylor Hall, room 203, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie.
Shopping Boutique: 6to 10 p.m. Twenty-six vendors. Everything from jewelry to kitchen cookware, spices to skincare, cosmetics to children’s clothes and everything in between. Complementary wine, cheese, coffee and cake. Congregation Emanuel, 243 Albany Ave., Kingston.
Book Group: 7 p.m. Reader’s Choice book group (adult). Group is casual and the discussions are informal. Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580.
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.
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.
Composers’ Workshop & Forum: 8 p.m. Nadia and Max Shepard Recital Hall, SUNY New Paltz, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz. $8 general admission, $6 senior (62 and older) & New Paltz faculty/ staff, $3 students. (845) 257-3880.
Live Music: 8 p.m. New rock night with Susan Said. No cover. 21 and older. Uncle Willy’s, 31 N. Front St., Kingston.