Calendar of Upcoming Events

What’s happening this weekend? Looking for something to do? Check our calendar for the latest/greatest events in Hyde Park, Red Hook, Rhinebeck, Milan, Clinton, Tivoli and surrounding communities.

  • 31/Thursday
    • 2014 Millbrook Horse Trials

      The Northeast's most prestigious equestrian triathlon event with over 500 horses competing at all levels in dressage, stadium and cross-country jumping. Watch top riders compete for $25,000 in prize money in a well-organized competitive environment, with expertly designed fences and courses, in a beautifully maintained open landscape. Admission and parking are free with food and trade fair on site. Runs Thurs., July 31 through Sun., Aug. 3. www.MillbrookHorseTrials.com. Coole Park Farm, 1031 Bangall Amenia Rd., Millbrook, NY.
    • Farms & Food: Teaching the Hudson Valley

      9:00 am. Farms & Food: Teaching the Hudson Valley from the Ground Up, Begins July 29 Through- July 31. An opportunity to delve into aspects of the Hudson Valley’s culture, environment, and history. Registration suggested. Schedules vary based on workshops chosen. Fees rise after July 18. Details: info@teachingthehudsonvalley.org, 845-229-9116, ext. 2035, or www.TeachingtheHudsonValley.org. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Conversational Yiddish

      11:00 am. Members of the community are invited to learn about the language that has given English many colorful and evocative phrases. Free. 845-473-0826. The Hudson Valley Community Center, 110 South Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Blood donations

      2:30 pm. -8:30pm. Blood types: automated red cells. Father Fleming CCD Center, Main St. Pleasant Valley, NY.
    • Boy Scout blood drive

      2:30 pm. -7pm. Boy Scout Troop 80 will hold a blood drive, with 2 free tickets to the NY Mets for every presenting donor. For an appointment, call 1-800-933-BLOOD(2566). Walk-ins welcome. St James Hall, Route 9, Hyde Park.
    • Blood donations

      3:00 pm. -7:30pm. Blood types: automated red cells. St. James Episcopal Church, 4526 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Morton movie: 'Iron Giant'

      4:00 pm. Animated film directed by Brad Bird. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Film camp

      4:00 pm. -5:30 pm. Middle school age students learn how to create storyboards, shoot and edit film. At the end of the week, there will be a mini-film festival. Limited to 15 participants; 845-758-3241 to register. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Artist reception: Stephanie Revennaugh

      5:00 pm. -8pm. Representing some of the finest contemporary equine artists. Free. 845-758-2667. Equis Art Gallery, 7516 North Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. Every Thurs. evening with music, readings and comedy, hosted by Justin Smith and Maggie Rothwell. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Playwrights

      6:30 pm. -8:30pm. A creative venue for local playwrights to develop new works, from first inspiration to final production. To learn more or to join the group, email: hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or call 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly Street, Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Bard film series: 'Schubert and the Long 19th Century'

      7:00 pm. The 2014 SummerScape Film Series will consider the many ways in which Schubert’s music and early Romanticism have influenced international cinema. Tickets: $10. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/. Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, Bard College.
    • Author event: Alison Gaylin

      7:00 pm. Suspense author, Alison Gaylin. Refreshments provided. Free. 845-229-7791 ext. 205. Hyde Park Free Library, 2 Main St., Hyde Park, NY.
  • 1/Friday
    • Film camp

      4:00 pm. -5:30 pm. Middle school age students learn how to create storyboards, shoot and edit film. At the end of the week, there will be a mini-film festival. Limited to 15 participants; 845-758-3241 to register. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Author event: Wendy Corsi Staub, Alison Gaylin

      7:00 pm. Wendy Corsi Staub and Alison Gaylin will discuss their new novels and entertain questions from the audience, followed by a book signing. Free. Call 845-876-0500. Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY, United States.
    • Spiegeltent Cabaret — Meow Meow

      8:30 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. After hosting Weimar New York in 2012, the spectacular crowd-surfing queen of song returns for an explosive evening of music, politics, mayhem, and magnificence. Tickets $25–$40. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • After Hours with Justin and Friends — movie night: 'Internet Cat Video Festival'

      10:00 pm. It’s not about watching cat videos, it’s about watching cat videos together in this irresistible celebration of internet cat video culture. Tickets: $10 advance; $12 at door. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
  • 2/Saturday
    • Hyde Park farmer's market

      9:00 am. -2. Every Saturday from June-October. Hyde Park Town Hall, 4383 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Book sale

      9:00 am. 845-229-7791 ext. 205. Hyde Park Free Library Annex, 2 Main St., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Babysitting preparedness course

      9:00 am. -4pm. Ages 12 and up. Successful completion of the course results in a 2-year certificate from the American Safety and Health Institute. Registration: $40 and it includes textbooks and materials. ​845-266-5530 or sign up. Clinton Community Library, Centre Road, Rhinebeck, NY, 12572.
    • Red Hook Village farmer's market

      10:00 am. -2pm. Local produce, pastured meats and eggs, baked goods, cheeses, pickles, wine, honey, flowers, jams, soap, and other products. 7467 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -1pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. Teen geek squad provides help using mobile devices for library and recreational use. Free. Starr Library, W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Farmers Market

      10:00 am. -3pm. Bringing you the finest local fresh farm products, baked goods and artisanal crafts the Hudson Valley has to offer. A farmers market, run by farmers, on a farm. Greig Farm, 223 Pitcher Ln., Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-758-3241. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Workshop on summer herbs

      1:00 pm. Julie Cerny, farm education director and garden manager for The Sylvia Center leads a workshop on how to grow herbs, and how they work together in family meals. A sampling of herbs and recipes will be provided. $10/person; Children under 12/free. Vehicle use fee applies. 518-828-1872 x 109 or shasbrook@olana.org to register. Wagon House Education Center, Olana State Historic Site, New York 9G, Hudson, NY.
    • League of Extraordinary Readers

      4:00 pm. Authors Jude Watson and Gordon Korman join the monthly author event series for kids ages 8-12. Giveaways, snacks at every event! RSVP rsvp@oblongbooks.com. Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY, United States.
    • Music in the Park

      5:00 pm. -8pm. Music by Grass Fed Bluegrass and community potluck. Bring a chair, flatware, and a dish to share. info@hardscrabbleday.org. Abrahams Park, Park Ave., Red Hook, NY.
    • Spiegeltent Cabaret — The Joey Arias Experience

      8:30 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. Singer, comedian, and performance artist, Joey Arias takes patrons on a journey of scandalous wit and sleek style, reviving a rich musical history – including jazz, rock, and pop – with Arias as medium and muse. Tickets $25–$40. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • After Hours with Justin and friends — DJ AndrewAndrew

      10:00 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. DJs, designers, interior decorators, and social commentators, AndrewAndrew dress alike, live together, and spin out-of-this-world sets on the dance floor. Tickets: $10 advance; $12 at door. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
  • 3/Sunday
    • Book sale

      9:00 am. 9am-4pm Sat., Aug. 2. 11am-3pm Sun., Aug. 3. 845-229-7791 ext. 205. Hyde Park Free Library Annex, 2 Main St., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Food truck festival

      12:00 pm. Lots of food trucks, live band, vendors, and other entertainment. Sponsored by Chamber of Commerce. For more, 845-229-8612 or Gloria O'Hearn (Mr. Grumpy's), 845-233-1273, or Paul Chenevert, at 845-229-9336/email: oakgreen@optonline.net. 4390 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY, United States.
    • Maggie Seligman

      1:00 pm. -3pm. Performs a mix of songs, including original compositions, covers, and traditional music. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
    • John Banrock

      1:00 pm. -3pm. Singer-songwriter from Pleasantville, NY. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Book signing: Peter Stein

      4:00 pm. Peter Stein will talk about his father, celebrated photographer Fred Stein, show a short film and share insights and stories of his father's life and work. Followed by a book signing of Fred Stein: Paris-New York. Free. 845-876-0500. Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Bard film series: 'Schubert and the Long 19th Century'

      7:00 pm. The 2014 SummerScape Film Series will consider the many ways in which Schubert’s music and early Romanticism have influenced international cinema. Tickets: $10. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/. Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, Bard College.
  • 4/Monday
    • Railroad hobby night

      7:00 pm. Slot cars, model trains, airbrush, and more. 845-229-2338. Hudson Valley Train Station Museum, 38 River Rd, Hyde Park, NY.
  • 5/Tuesday
    • The Olana Landscape Trilogy

      9:00 am. -4pm. Massachusetts artist Sandy Spring will lead a series of oil painting workshops for experienced oil painters utilizing the views from Olana. $125/day; $350/Three days. 518-828-1872 x109 or shasbrook@olana.org to register. Wagon House Education Center, Olana State Historical Site, Route 9G, Hudson.
    • Blood donations

      1:00 pm. -6pm. Blood types: double red cells. All donors receive a coupon for $2.50 off Turkey Hill All Natural Ice Cream. Red Hook Elks Lodge, 7711 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
    • Pre-school painting class

      1:00 pm. Could your child be the next Matisse? Find out in this hands-on painting class for pre-schoolers. Free. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Red Hook Seniors

      1:00 pm. Weekly meeting. Red Hook Firehouse, Firehouse Lane, Red Hook, NY.
    • College planning 101

      6:30 pm. -8pm. "How to Manage Finances in College" presentation. Free. 845-876-4030 to reserve a seat. Starr Library, W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Rhinebeck Legion Band

      7:00 pm. 30-40 member band playing classical music to marches. Free. Bring a chair. 845-876-2765. St. Margaret's, 7260 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
  • 6/Wednesday
    • The Olana Landscape Trilogy

      9:00 am. -4pm. Massachusetts artist Sandy Spring will lead a series of oil painting workshops for experienced oil painters utilizing the views from Olana. $125/day; $350/Three days. 518-828-1872 x109 or shasbrook@olana.org to register. Wagon House Education Center, Olana State Historical Site, Route 9G, Hudson.
    • Clermont Southern Tier Seniors

      11:00 am. All area people 50+ from Southern Columbia and Northern Dutchess counties are welcome to join. Walk-ins welcome. Bring lunch and a chair. If interested call Betty 845-758-5758 or Jim 845-756-2960. Clermont State Historic Site, Germantown, NY.
    • Blood donations

      2:00 pm. -8pm. Blood types: automated red cells. St. John's Reformed Church 126 Old Post Rd. North Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      2:00 pm. -5pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Parkinson's support group

      2:30 pm. -4:30pm. Monthly on the first Wednesday. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • VFW Bingo

      5:00 pm. 20 games plus early bird, share the wealth and progressive power ball. AC, pull tabs, snack bar. Doors open at 5pm, sales 6pm, games 7pm. 845-758-6212. VFW Post 7765, 30 Elizabeth St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Music in the Parks: Bearcats Jazz Band

      6:30 pm. Performing jazz/swing music. Bring a blanket or chair. 845-229-8086 after 4pm for rain location. Free. Mills Mansion/Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
  • 7/Thursday
    • The Olana Landscape Trilogy

      9:00 am. -4pm. Massachusetts artist Sandy Spring will lead a series of oil painting workshops for experienced oil painters utilizing the views from Olana. $125/day; $350/Three days. 518-828-1872 x109 or shasbrook@olana.org to register. Wagon House Education Center, Olana State Historical Site, Route 9G, Hudson.
    • Conversational Yiddish

      11:00 am. Members of the community are invited to learn about the language that has given English many colorful and evocative phrases. Free. 845-473-0826. The Hudson Valley Community Center, 110 South Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Midsummer Dancing — salsa night

      6:00 pm. Back by popular demand, prize-winning dancers Diane Lachtrupp and Johnny Martinez sashay back into the Spiegeltent for an evening of salsa dancing backed by fast, furious, and sensual Latin sounds. Doors open at 6pm; dance instruction at 6:15pm; live band from 7–10pm.Tickets: $20 advance; $25 at door. 845-758-7900. www.fishercenter.bard.edu. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Playwrights

      6:30 pm. -8:30pm. A creative venue for local playwrights to develop new works, from first inspiration to final production. To learn more or to join the group, email: hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or call 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly Street, Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Author event: Jesse Saperstein

      6:30 pm. -8:30pm. Discussing his new book "Getting a Life with Asperger's: Lessons Learned on the Bumpy Road to Adulthood." 845-635-8460 or plvprograms@yahoo.com to reserve a seat. Pleasant Valley Free Library, 1584 Main St., Pleasant Valley, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. Every Thurs. evening with music, readings and comedy, hosted by Justin Smith and Maggie Rothwell. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
  • 8/Friday
    • Blood donations

      1:00 pm. -6pm. Blood types: double red cells. All donors receive a coupon for $2.50 off Turkey Hill All Natural Ice Cream. Hyde Park Knights of Columbus, 1278 Route 9G, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tivoli Library BBQ

      6:00 pm. -7:30pm. A potluck BBQ dinner and family-friendly Irish music by the T. McCann Band! FREE and open to the whole community. 845-757-3771 or tivoliprograms@gmail.com to sign up to bring a dish. Tivoli Memorial Recreation Park, Katherine Lane, Tivoli, NY.
    • Annual Cantorial Shabbat

      7:00 pm. Cantor Yaron Levy will lead a melodious and inspirational Shabbat. Services 7pm, Dinner and lecture 7:30pm. Shabbat Aug. 9th services 9:30am. www.rhinebeckjewishcenter.com. Rhinebeck Jewish Center, 102 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY, United States.
    • Viewer's choice film fest

      7:15 pm. "A Thousand Clowns" (1965). Directed by Fred Coe. 845-229-7791 ext. 205. Free. Hyde Park Free Library, 2 Main St., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Spiegeltent Cabaret — The Hot Sardines

      8:30 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. The Hot Sardines trots back into the Spiegeltent after last summer’s sold-out debut. With a blustery brass lineup and a just-one-of-the-boys front-woman, the Hot Sardines create “high-energy traditional jazz with a Parisian accent”. Tickets $25–$40. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • After Hours with Justin and Friends — Heather Christian & The Arbornauts

      10:00 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. The daughter of a blues musician and a go-go dancer, Heather Christian leads her “avant-American” ensemble through a dream hymnal songbook of heartache, time travel, space travel, and good old-fashioned feeling good. Tickets: $10 advance; $12 at door. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
  • 9/Saturday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Hyde Park farmer's market

      9:00 am. -2. Every Saturday from June-October. Hyde Park Town Hall, 4383 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tag sale

      9:00 am. -3pm. Items of all sorts: books, antiques, housewares, etc., plus baked goods for sale. All proceeds benefit the Chancellor Livingston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. NorthernDutchessDAR.org. 77 Livingston St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Red Hook Village farmer's market

      10:00 am. -2pm. Local produce, pastured meats and eggs, baked goods, cheeses, pickles, wine, honey, flowers, jams, soap, and other products. 7467 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Invention and Reinvention: Who Was Schubert? panel

      10:00 am. -12pm. Christopher H. Gibbs, moderator; Leon Botstein; and others. Olin Hall. Free. Call 845-758-7900 or email fishercenter@bard.edu. Olin Hall, Bard College.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-758-3241. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -1pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. Teen geek squad provides help using mobile devices for library and recreational use. Free. Starr Library, W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Farmers Market

      10:00 am. -3pm. Bringing you the finest local fresh farm products, baked goods and artisanal crafts the Hudson Valley has to offer. A farmers market, run by farmers, on a farm. Greig Farm, 223 Pitcher Ln., Red Hook, NY.
    • Story hour with McKenzie Willis

      10:00 am. -11am. An interactive hour of story and song, with Willis reading from her book "Tales of the Rainbow Forest." Free. Vehicle use fee applies. 518-828-1872 x 109 or shasbrook@olana.org to register. Wagon House Education Center, Olana State Historic Park, Route 9G, Hudson..
    • Author event: Jesse Saperstein

      3:00 pm. At this event Jesse Saperstein will talk about his experiences and the topics contained in his new book, followed by audience Q&A and a book signing. Free. Call 518-789-3797. Northeast Millerton Library Annex, 75 Main Street, Millerton, NY.
    • An evening in Agra benefit

      6:00 pm. -8pm. Abenefit for the Friends of Clermont, inspired by the life and legacy of Colonel William Linnaeus Gardner. Cocktail party includes food, drink, music, and live and silent auctions. Tickets $100 and up. www.friendsofclermont.org/an-evening-in-agra/ to purchase tickets. 518-537-6622. Clermont State Historic Site, 1 Clermont Ave., Germantown, NY.
    • Annual Cantorial Shabbat

      7:00 pm. Cantor Yaron Levy will lead a melodious and inspirational Shabbat. Services 7pm, Dinner and lecture 7:30pm. Shabbat Aug. 9th services 9:30am. www.rhinebeckjewishcenter.com. Rhinebeck Jewish Center, 102 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY, United States.
    • Spiegeltent Cabaret — Cabaret comedy double bill

      8:30 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. Erin Markey: Safety Gates are for Babies + Jeffery Self & Cole Escola: Jeffrey & Cole Go To College. Tickets $25–$40. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • After Hours with Justin and friends — The Showgirls Dancy Pants Collective

      10:00 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. Featuring Justin Vivian Bond and friends, this variety evening of cabaret and dancing is set to shine brighter than a disco ball. Tickets: $10 advance; $12 at door. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
  • 10/Sunday
    • Tag sale

      9:00 am. -3pm. Items of all sorts: books, antiques, housewares, etc., plus baked goods for sale. All proceeds benefit the Chancellor Livingston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. NorthernDutchessDAR.org. 77 Livingston St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Sheryl and Dan Wheeler

      1:00 pm. -3pm. Acoustic. Free. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Classical concert

      3:00 pm. Featuring Michael G. Ronstadt (cello) with Rocco Jerry (bayan). Works include Beetoven Sonata #3 in A Major, Piazzolla's Le Grande Tango, and a new work written by Norwegian composer Bjorn Bolstad Skjelbred for Bayan and Cello. Prepaid reservations with a donation of $15 guarantee VIP seating to the first 40 participants, all others seated on a first-come basis. 845-705-8076 for reservations. Laura Franklin Delano Estate, 76 Delano Drive, Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Author event: Richard O'Connor

      4:00 pm. Presenting his new book, "Rewire." Free. 845-876-0500. Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 11/Monday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Vacation Bible school

      9:00 am. -12pm. Children ages 4-6 are invited to attend. Older children are welcome to volunteer. Pre-register at any of the Red Hook churches, or at www.stjohnsreformed.org. Free. 845-758-1184. St John's Reformed Church, 126 Old Post Rd. North, Red Hook, NY.
    • Alzheimer's support group

      4:00 pm. -6:30pm. Monthly on the second Monday. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Railroad history night

      8:00 pm. A monthly presentation on railway history, refreshments included. 845-229-2338. Hudson Valley Train Station Museum, 38 River Rd, Hyde Park, NY..
  • 12/Tuesday
    • Vacation Bible school

      9:00 am. -12pm. Children ages 4-6 are invited to attend. Older children are welcome to volunteer. Pre-register at any of the Red Hook churches, or at www.stjohnsreformed.org. Free. 845-758-1184. St John's Reformed Church, 126 Old Post Rd. North, Red Hook, NY.
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Red Hook Seniors

      1:00 pm. Weekly meeting. Red Hook Firehouse, Firehouse Lane, Red Hook, NY.
    • Pre-school painting class

      1:00 pm. Could your child be the next Matisse? Find out in this hands-on painting class for pre-schoolers. Free. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • ATC sessions

      6:00 pm. Meet and exchange your original art in the form of an ATC (artist trading card) with other artists every second Tuesday of each month. hudsonvalleyatc.weebly.com. RHCAN Gallery 7516 N Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Live music

      7:00 pm. -8:30pm. Sweet sounds musician showcase. Free. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
  • 13/Wednesday
    • Vacation Bible school

      9:00 am. -12pm. Children ages 4-6 are invited to attend. Older children are welcome to volunteer. Pre-register at any of the Red Hook churches, or at www.stjohnsreformed.org. Free. 845-758-1184. St John's Reformed Church, 126 Old Post Rd. North, Red Hook, NY.
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tech help

      2:00 pm. -5pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • VFW Bingo

      5:00 pm. 20 games plus early bird, share the wealth and progressive power ball. AC, pull tabs, snack bar. Doors open at 5pm, sales 6pm, games 7pm. 845-758-6212. VFW Post 7765, 30 Elizabeth St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Music in the Parks: U.S. Military Academy Band

      6:30 pm. Performing Show tunes and pop music. Carpooling is recommended as parking will be limited. Bring a blanket or chair. 845-229-8086 after 4pm for rain location. Free. Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, 119 Vanderbilt Park Road, Hyde Park, NY, United States.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
  • 14/Thursday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Vacation Bible school

      9:00 am. -12pm. Children ages 4-6 are invited to attend. Older children are welcome to volunteer. Pre-register at any of the Red Hook churches, or at www.stjohnsreformed.org. Free. 845-758-1184. St John's Reformed Church, 126 Old Post Rd. North, Red Hook, NY.
    • Conversational Yiddish

      11:00 am. Members of the community are invited to learn about the language that has given English many colorful and evocative phrases. Free. 845-473-0826. The Hudson Valley Community Center, 110 South Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Midsummer Dancing: swing night

      6:00 pm. Professional swing dancers Linda and Chester Freeman of Got2Lindy Dance Studios return to the Spiegeltent for a night of soulful swing dancing to the music of Eight to the Bar, a band known for its colorful mix of ’40s jazz and swing, ’50s jump blues, and more. Doors open at 6pm; dance instruction at 6:15pm; live band from 7–10pm.Tickets: $20 advance; $25 at door. 845-758-7900. www.fishercenter.bard.edu. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Playwrights

      6:30 pm. -8:30pm. A creative venue for local playwrights to develop new works, from first inspiration to final production. To learn more or to join the group, email: hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or call 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly Street, Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. Every Thurs. evening with music, readings and comedy, hosted by Justin Smith and Maggie Rothwell. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Stamp club

      7:30 pm. A meeting of the Stamptrotters, a chapter of the American Philatelic Society. Phil Bruno at 845-758-6574 or pib39@hvc.rr.com. VFW Post 7765, 30 Elizabeth St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Lyme Disease support group

      7:30 pm. Meets on the second Thursday of each month. 914-489-1202. First Baptist Church, 11 Astor Dr., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 15/Friday
    • Vacation Bible school

      9:00 am. -12pm. Children ages 4-6 are invited to attend. Older children are welcome to volunteer. Pre-register at any of the Red Hook churches, or at www.stjohnsreformed.org. Free. 845-758-1184. St John's Reformed Church, 126 Old Post Rd. North, Red Hook, NY.
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Children's clothes closet

      9:30 am. Free children's clothing. Donations accepted, no adult clothing. 845-337-1590 or 518-337-1590. Third Lutheran Church, 31 Livingston Street, Rhinebeck, NY, United States.
    • The 'Path toward a Grand Symphony'

      3:00 pm. Schubert's Octet. Tickets: $25. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/. László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building, Bard College.
    • Schubert's 'Kosegarten Liederspiel'

      5:00 pm. Classical music. Tickets: $25. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/. László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building, Bard College.
    • Story slam

      7:00 pm. Writers and storytellers with original works of fiction, creative non-fiction, essay and poetry. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Beethoven's Successor?

      8:00 pm. 7:30pm preconcert talk by Christopher H. Gibbs. 8pm performance: Paul Appleby, tenor; Horszowski Trio; Sarah Shafer, soprano; Andrew Schroeder, baritone; Brian Zeger, piano; members of the Bard Festival Chorale, James Bagwell, choral director; and others. Franz Schubert: First Movement from String Quartet in D Minor, D810; Fragment aus dem Aeschylus, D450; Die Allmacht, D852, Der Wanderer an den Mond, D870; Schlachtgesang, D912; Ständchen, D920; Piano Trio in E-flat Major, D929; Der Kreuzzug, D932; Die Sterne, D939; Auf dem Strom, D943. Tickets: $25-60. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/. Sosnoff Theater/Fisher Center, Bard College.
    • Morton acoustic show

      8:00 pm. to 10:30pm. Before microphones, before amplifiers, before electric guitars, there was pure acoustic music. 845-876-7007. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff.
    • Spiegeltent Cabaret — Amanda Palmer

      8:30 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. This intimate cabaret concert brings patrons face-to-face with one of today’s most talked-about music makers. Tickets $25–$40. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • After Hours with Justin and Friends — The Showgirls Dancy Pants Collective

      10:00 pm. A variety evening of cabaret and dancing. Tickets: $10 advance; $12 at door. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=126448. Spiegeltent, Bard College.
  • 16/Saturday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Hyde Park farmer's market

      9:00 am. -2. Every Saturday from June-October. Hyde Park Town Hall, 4383 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. Teen geek squad provides help using mobile devices for library and recreational use. Free. Starr Library, W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Farmers Market

      10:00 am. -3pm. Bringing you the finest local fresh farm products, baked goods and artisanal crafts the Hudson Valley has to offer. A farmers market, run by farmers, on a farm. Greig Farm, 223 Pitcher Ln., Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -1pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-758-3241. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Music's 'Far Fairer Hopes': originality and influence

      10:00 am. -12pm. Panel. Moderator: Morten Solvik; Scott Burnham; Kristina Muxfeldt; Richard Wilson. Free. Call 845-758-7900 or email fishercenter@bard.edu. Olin Hall, Bard College.
    • Red Hook Village farmer's market

      10:00 am. -2pm. Local produce, pastured meats and eggs, baked goods, cheeses, pickles, wine, honey, flowers, jams, soap, and other products. 7467 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Spiegeltent Cabaret — Justin Vivian Bond: 'The Drift'

      8:30 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. The Spiegeltent season closes in style with Justin Vivian Bond’s fresh new collage of spoken word and song, loosely inspired by Tennessee Williams’s 'The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone.' Tickets $25–$40. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • After Hours with Justin and Friends — DJ Sammy Jo

      10:00 pm. Performances may contain nudity, and are for mature audiences only. No one under 18 admitted without a parent or guardian. A professional tune-slinger heard everywhere from basement clubs to sold-out arenas with the Scissor Sisters, DJ Sammy Jo spins a legendary end to the Spiegeltent season. Tickets: $10 advance; $12 at door. 845-758-7900. fishercenter.bard.edu/calendar/event.php?eid=123178. The Spiegeltent (across from the Fisher Center), Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY.
  • 17/Sunday
    • Community breakfast

      9:00 am. -12pm. Free. 845-758-1591. Christ Episcopal Church, 7423 S. Broadway, Red Hook.
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Israeli Culture Day

      12:00 pm. Authentic Israeli Lunch featuring Felafel, Shwarma, Pita, Hummus, Salads and more accompanied by Israeli music and atmosphere. www.rhinebeckjewishcenter.com Rhinebeck Jewish Center, 102 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY, United States.
    • Hudson Valley YA society

      4:00 pm. Monthly author event, this time featuring Jennifer E. Smith (The Geography of You & Me), Jen Calonita (Summer State of Mind), Alecia Whitaker (Wildflower), Kami Garcia (Dangerous Creatures) & Megan McCafferty (Jessica Darling's It List). Free. RSVP required: rsvp@oblongbooks.com. www.oblongbooks.com. Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 18/Monday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
  • 19/Tuesday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Red Hook Seniors

      1:00 pm. Weekly meeting. Red Hook Firehouse, Firehouse Lane, Red Hook, NY.
    • Pre-school painting class

      1:00 pm. Could your child be the next Matisse? Find out in this hands-on painting class for pre-schoolers. Free. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
  • 20/Wednesday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tech help

      2:00 pm. -5pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • VFW Bingo

      5:00 pm. 20 games plus early bird, share the wealth and progressive power ball. AC, pull tabs, snack bar. Doors open at 5pm, sales 6pm, games 7pm. 845-758-6212. VFW Post 7765, 30 Elizabeth St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Morton Movie Night: Catching Fire

      6:30 pm. "Catching Fire," (2013), the sequel of the Hunger Games series starring Jennifer Lawrence. Directed by Francis Lawrence. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
  • 21/Thursday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Conversational Yiddish

      11:00 am. Members of the community are invited to learn about the language that has given English many colorful and evocative phrases. Free. 845-473-0826. The Hudson Valley Community Center, 110 South Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Math circle

      4:00 pm. -5pm. Led by Bard College students, to boost critical thinking and problem solving skills through math-based games for students in grades 5-8. Every third Thursday. Free. Germantown Library, Palatine Park Rd., Germantown, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Playwrights

      6:30 pm. -8:30pm. A creative venue for local playwrights to develop new works, from first inspiration to final production. To learn more or to join the group, email: hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or call 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly Street, Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. Every Thurs. evening with music, readings and comedy, hosted by Justin Smith and Maggie Rothwell. Taste Budd's Cafe, 40 W. Market St., Red Hook, NY.
  • 22/Friday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
  • 23/Saturday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Hyde Park farmer's market

      9:00 am. -2. Every Saturday from June-October. Hyde Park Town Hall, 4383 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-758-3241. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -1pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Red Hook Village farmer's market

      10:00 am. -2pm. Local produce, pastured meats and eggs, baked goods, cheeses, pickles, wine, honey, flowers, jams, soap, and other products. 7467 South Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Tech help

      10:00 am. -2pm. Teen geek squad provides help using mobile devices for library and recreational use. Free. Starr Library, W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Hudson Valley Farmers Market

      10:00 am. -3pm. Bringing you the finest local fresh farm products, baked goods and artisanal crafts the Hudson Valley has to offer. A farmers market, run by farmers, on a farm. Greig Farm, 223 Pitcher Ln., Red Hook, NY.
    • Riverfront music series

      9:00 pm. Live music featuring local singers and songwriters every Fri. and Sat. 845-876-7442. China Rose, 1 Shatzell Ave., Rhinecliff, NY.
  • 24/Sunday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
  • 25/Monday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
  • 26/Tuesday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Pre-school painting class

      1:00 pm. Could your child be the next Matisse? Find out in this hands-on painting class for pre-schoolers. Free. Red Hook Public Library, 7444 S. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • Red Hook Seniors

      1:00 pm. Weekly meeting. Red Hook Firehouse, Firehouse Lane, Red Hook, NY.
  • 27/Wednesday
    • Madeleine Albright pin exhibit

      9:00 am. -5pm. The Madeleine Albright collection on display in the William J. vanden Heuvel Special Exhibits Gallery. 845-486-7745. Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum, Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tech help

      2:00 pm. -5pm. One-on-one technology assistance provided by teen geek squad. Schedule an appointment or drop in. Free. 845-889-4683. Staatsburg Library, 70 Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • VFW Bingo

      5:00 pm. 20 games plus early bird, share the wealth and progressive power ball. AC, pull tabs, snack bar. Doors open at 5pm, sales 6pm, games 7pm. 845-758-6212. VFW Post 7765, 30 Elizabeth St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
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