Today, Jan. 14
Holy Cross Thrift Shop: 9 a.m. Holy Cross Church, 30 Pine Grove Ave., Kingston. To 12p.m. (845) 331-6796.
Fairly New Thrift Shop: 10 a.m. to 4p.m. 58Pearl St., Kingston. (845) 481-4171.
Teen Geek Squad: 10a.m. to 2p.m. Available to answer tech questions at the Red Hook Public Library, 7444 South Broadway, Red Hook. (845) 758-3241, redhooklibrary.org.
Hudson Valley Farmers Market: 10a.m. to 3p.m., Fresh and local. Every Saturday year-round. Creig Farm, Pitcher Lane, Red Hook.
Ulster County Genealogical Society: 10a.m. to 2:30p.m. Hurley Reformed Church, 11 Main St., Hurley.
Lego Fun: 10:30a.m. Olive Free Library, 4033 Rt 28A, West Shokan.
Teen Geek Here to Help:
10:30a.m. Tivoli Free Library, 86Broadway, Tivoli. Do you have questions about how to operate your NOOK, iPod, iPad, Kindle, laptop or other electronic device? Bring it in to the library and one of our trained “Teen Geeks” will help you. We will have someone available between 10:30a.m. and 1:30p.m. most Saturdays to assist you. Free and open to the public. Call (845) 7573771or email tivoliprograms@ gmail.com for more information.
WinterFest: 11 a.m. to 2p.m. Hudson Valley Rail Trail depot, 101 New Paltz Rd., 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. 20Regional restaurants bring their best batches of chili to compete for the “Best of Fest” People’s Choice Award. Admission $2with children 6 and under free. Taste one chili for 50cents or taste them all for $8. 1-781-640-0881or www.hudsonvalleyrailtrail.net.
Super Saturday Story Adventures: 11 a.m. Woodstock Library District, 5Library Lane, Woodstock. Reading fun for the whole family with special guest storytellers. Check the website for weekly story events. www.woodstock.org.
Happy Paws Thrift Store: 11 a.m. 282Main St., Saugerties. To 5p.m. Proceeds benefit the Ulster County SPCA.
World of Animals: 12to 1 p.m. Bill Robinson will bring live birds of prey and reptiles. Gardiner Library, 133Farmer’s Turnpike, Gardiner. (845) 255-1255; gardinerlibrary.org
Thrift Store: 12to 4p.m. Margaretville Hospital Auxilary
Thrift Shop, 850Main St., Margaretville.
Stories and crafts: 12:30 p.m. Ages 4-7. Saugerties Public Library, 91Washington Ave., Saugerties. (845) 2464317.
Book Talk: 1 p.m. Dr. Joseph Tieri, co-owner of the Stone Ridge Healing Arts Center will present “Three Keys to Pain Free Living” : end every day pain for 50+. Olive Free Library, 4033Route 28A, West Shokan. (845) 657-2482
Workshop: 1 to 3p.m. In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Red Hook Public Library and students from Bard College have partnered to present an event for people interested in doing something nice for someone else. There will be activities available such as making toys for animals in shelters, writing letters, and creating compliment flyers. All ages are welcome. 7444S. Broadway, Red Hook
Talk: 1 p.m. Join Ken Posner at the Maurice D. Hinchey Catskill interpretive center, Rt. 5096Rt. 28, Mt. Tremper for a talk on New York’s greatest trail. (845) 586-2611 cccd@ catskillcenter.org.
Family Program: 1 p.m. Town of Esopus Library, 128Canal St., Port Ewen. Read, make crafts, play and even cook to learn more about our traditions, art, history and culture. (845) 338-5580, esopuslibrary.org.
Hablemos Español: 2to 3 p.m. Tivoli Free Library 86 Broadway, Tivoli. Hablemos Español is a playgroup for boys and girls 5-8who speak Spanish.
Party Honoring Volunteers:
2to 5p.m. A party honoring all volunteers in Ulster County. Ulster Corp celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. National Day of Service. Rosendale Rec Center, 1055Route 32, Rosendale. Ulstercorps.org, (845) 481-0331.
Book Reading/Talk: 2p.m. John Verdon, author of a series of thrillers/international best sellers. Skene Memorial Library, 1017 Main St., Fleischmanns. (845) 254-4581
Repitle Show: 2to 3p.m. Come see Dan Liebel present reptiles large and small from all over the world. Tivoli Free Library, Watts dePeyster Hall, 86Broadway, Village of Tivoli. (845) 757-3771www. tivolilibrary.org
Book Signing: 4p.m. Erica Obey “The Lazarus Vector”. The Golden Notebook, 29 Tinker St., Woodstock. (845) 679-8000
Annual Membership Meet
ing: 4p.m. Greene County Council on the Arts will meet at GCCA’s Catskill Gallery, 398Main St., Catskill.
Art Exhibit: 5to 7p.m. Opening reception 5to 7p.m. “Fresh” group exhibition. 518943-3400www.greenearts. org Greene County Council on the Arts, GCCA’s Catskill Gallery, 398Main St., Catskill.
Discussion: 7p.m. The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum will present a discussion on Presidential Transition featuring American political strategist and show time producer Mark McKinnon. Henry A. Wallace Center, FDR Presidential Library and Home. Visit www. fdrlibrary.org.
Woodstock Chamber Orchestra Concert: 7:30p.m. “Youthful Exuberance”. Woodstock Playhouse, 103Mill Hill Rd., Woodstock. Tickets $20 adults, $18seniors, $5students. (845) 266-3517.
Comedy: 8p.m. the Not too far from home comedy tour: An evening of professional stand- up comedy. Tickets: $20. High Falls Café, High Falls, (845) 687-2699.
Sunday, Jan. 15
Art Exhibit: 7a.m. to 7p.m. daily. Paintings by Lynne Friedman on view at the Bakery, 13A North Front St., New Paltz. For info. www.ilovethebakery.com.
Celebration: 9:30a.m. Join the revelry. We will celebrate the 150th year of the dedication of our current church building. Please join us at the special service. Community Church of High Falls, corner of Mohonk and Firehouse Roads, High Falls. (845) 687-0910 email@example.com.
Art Exhibit: 12to 2p.m. Opening Reception. Gallery Lev Shalem, Woodstock Jewish Congretation, 1682Glasco Turnpike, Woodstock.
Reading, Rocking & Resistance: 2to 5p.m. Stand up, speak out, Join Hudson Valley Writers Resist for a star studded benefit with an incredible cast of writers, musicians, and activists. Martin Luther King Jr’s Birthday. Bearsville Theatre, 291Tinker St., Woodstock.
Concert: 2p.m. Over a dozen area musicians will perform in a concert to raise money for the Dakota Access Pipeline Water Protectors at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of the Catskills, 320Sawkill Road., Kingston. Additionally, a portion of the proceeds will stay locally to support the Coalition against Pilgrim Pipelines-NY.