Blood Drive: 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Ellenville Hospital, 10 Healthy Way, Ellenville. redcross.org.
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.
Workshop: 10:30 a.m. Peaceful parenting workshop. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff. (845) 876-2903.
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.
Workshop: 1 to 2:20 p.m. Kids Celebrate the Arts in STEAM. Kids k-02 and 3-5. Red Hook Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook. www.redhooklibrary.org, (845) 758-3241.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
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-come-firstserved basis.
LEGO Club: 4:15 p.m. For children ages 5 and up. Ellenville Public Library & Museum, 40 Center St., Ellenville. (845) 647-5530.
Teen Decompression: 4:30 p.m. (Second and fourth Thursdays of the month; young adult program) Town of Esopus Library, 128 Canal St., Port Ewen. (845) 338-5580, esopuslibrary.org.
Libratory: 4:30 p.m. This is what happens when a library gets mashed up with a library, resulting in an exciting, handon opportunity for children to participate in STEM learning in a fun, informal environment. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook. (845) 876-3241, www. redhooklibrary.org.
Movie Night: 6 p.m. Florence Foster Jenkins (2016) PG-13, 110 mins. Phoenicia Library, 48 Main St., Phoenicia. (845) 688-7811.
Talk: 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) ARTalks series takes a look into the studios and minds of some of the interesting and talented artists living and working in the Hudson River Valley. Frances Lehman Loeb Museum, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Ave., Poughkeepsie.
Dance: 7 p.m. (dance lesson). Dance starts at 8 p.m. Admission $15, full time student with ID $10. White Eagle Benevolent Society Inc., 487 Delaware Ave., Kingston. (914) 388-7048 hudsonvalleydance.org.
Family Cirkus: 9 p.m. doors open at 7 p.m. Bindlestiff Family Cirkus Cabin Fever Cabaret. Club Helsinki, 405 Columbia St., Hudson. Tickets $30, $20 clowns in make-up or costume (walk-up only). (518) 828-4800.
Live Music: 9 p.m. Joe Chinnici, Andes Hotel, 110 Main St., Andes. (845) 676-4408.
Saturday, Jan. 14
Lego Fun: 10:30 a.m. Olive Free Library, 4033 Rt 28A, West Shokan.
Workshop: 11 a.m. Growing microgreens. Free. There will be for sale everything you need to get going. Pre-register. (845) 657-2482
WinterFest: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Hudson Valley Rail Trail depot, 101 New Paltz Road., Highland. The main attraction is the heated Lowe’s project tent where kids can make simple craft projects under the supervision of Lowe’s employees. 20 Regional restaurants bring their best batches of chili to compete for the “Best of Fest” People’s Choice Award. Admission $2 with children 6 and under free. Taste one chili for 50 cents or taste them all for $8. www. hudsonvalleyrailtrail.net.
World of Animals: 12to1 p.m. Bill Robinson will bring live birds of prey and reptiles. Gardiner Library, 133 Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 255-1255; gardinerlibrary.org
Book Talk: 1 p.m. Joseph Tieri, co-owner of Stone Ridge Healing Arts Center, will present “Three Keys to Pain Free Living.” Olive Free Library, 4033 Route 28A, West Shokan. (845) 6572482
Party Honoring Volunteers:
2 to 5 p.m. A party honoring Ulster volunteers. UlsterCorp celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service. Rosendale Rec Center, 1055 Route 32, Rosendale. Ulstercorps.org, (845) 481-0331.
Talk: 1 p.m. Ken Posner at the Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill interpretive center, 5096 Route 28, Mt. Tremper for a talk on New York’s greatest trail. (845) 586-2611.