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.

  • 25/Saturday
    • rUNDEAD 5k

      8:30 am. Anderson Center for Autism and Special Olympics NY's second annual rUNDEAD 5k. Registration begins at 8:30am and the race will begin at 10:30am. Registration: advance, $30; day of, $35. 2014Rundead.kintera.org/Anderson to register. Anderson Center for Autism, 4885 Rte. 9, Staatsburg, NY.
    • Hyde Park farmers' market

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

      10:00 am. -4pm. Books of all kinds will be on sale at bargain prices. All proceeds will benefit Red Hook Public Library’s early literacy program. 845-758-3241. Red Hook Village Hall, 7340 S. Broadway, 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.
    • 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 farmers' market

      10:00 am. -2pm. Local produce, pastured meats and eggs, baked goods, cheeses, pickles, wine, honey, flowers, jams, soap, and other products. 7467 S. 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, 68 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.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Young writer's workshop

      12:00 pm. -2pm. Workshops in preparation for NaNoWriMo lead by novelist Thomm Quackenbush. Sat., Oct. 18 and 25. Free. tivoliprograms@gmail.com or 845-757-3771 to register. Tivoli Free Library, 86 Broadway, Tivoli, NY.
    • Artist's reception/demonstration

      12:00 pm. -4pm. Reception/demonstration by gallery represented painter and Hudson resident, Patricia Powers. Free. 845-758-2667 or info@equisart.com. The Equis Art Gallery, 7516 N. Broadway, Red Hook, NY.
    • 'Downton Abbey' tour

      1:00 pm. -2:30pm. See how the servants prepared for a busy weekend of entertaining and how the Millses' daughter, married into the British Aristocracy. Tickets: adults, $10; seniors, $8. 845-889-8851 for reservations. nysparks.com/events. Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Old Post Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Southern BBQ fundraiser dinner

      5:00 pm. -7pm. Chicken and pulled pork, beef brisket, baked beans, cole slaw, dessert and beverages. Take out orders available. Adults, $15; seniors, $13; ages 6-12, $10; children ages five and under, free. 845-758-6900 or redhookumc@hvc.rr.com for tickets. Red Hook United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 4 Church St., Red Hook, NY.
    • Candlelight ghost tours

      6:00 pm. -9pm. Legends by candlelight tours of the museum and grounds; ghosts and spooks of the museum’s history. Tours hourly. Tickets: adults, $10; children, $5; all Friends of Clermont, $5. 518-537-4240 to register. Clermont State Historic Site, 1 Clermont Ave., Germantown, NY.
    • Graveyard tours

      7:00 pm. -8:30pm. Held, rain or shine, every half hour, through October 31 every Fri. and Sat. evening. Adults, $15; children 5-12, $5. www.stjameshistoricgraveyardtours.com for tickets. 845-229-2820 for reservations. St. James’ Episcopal Church, 4526 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
  • 26/Sunday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Sunday Jazz Brunch

      11:30 am. -2pm. 845-876-0590 for reservations. The Rhinecliff Hotel, 4 Grinnell St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • 'World War I and the End of the Gilded Age' tour

      1:00 pm. -2:30pm. Staatsburgh State Historic Site is marking the World War I anniversary with a special exhibit and a special tour. The exhibit is devoted to Staatsburgh’s owner in the 1930s, Secretary of the Treasury Ogden Livingston Mills, and highlights his volunteer service in World War I. The tour explores how World War I brought an end to the extravagant excesses of the Gilded Age. 845-889-8851 for reservations. Staatsburgh State Historic Site, 75 Mills Mansion 6 Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Natural Green burials

      1:30 pm. Dr. Suzanne Kelly, Vice-President of the Friends of Rhinebeck Cemetery and Town of Rhinebeck Cemetery Committee Chair, and Dick Hermance, President of the Rosendale Plains Cemetery, will speak on Green burials. Free. fcahv@fcahv.org or 845-297-7700 to register. Rhinebeck Town Hall, 80 E. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • 'Despite Troubled Times'

      3:00 pm. Part of Northern Dutchess Symphony Orchestra's "American Portrait" themed 9th season. www.ndsorchestra.org/. Rhinebeck High School, 45 N. Park Rd., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 27/Monday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Italian film festival

      5:30 pm. –7:30pm. Sponsored by Italian Studies Program. 845-758-7377 or acafaro@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • Innovative techniques in spinal disc deplacement

      6:00 pm. Dr. Nick Renaldo, of Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County, will present a lecture on spinal disc replacement. Free. 1-877-729-2444. Daniel Z. Aronzon Ambulatory Surgery Center at Vassar Brothers Medical Center, 4th Floor, 21 Reade Place, Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Yoga: Mind and Body

      6:00 pm. -7pm. Every Mon. through Oct. 27. $60 pre-registration. Participants should wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing and bring a yoga mat. 845-876-7844 or ksignor@yahoo.com to register. Women’s View Health Annex, 107 Montgomery St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 28/Tuesday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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 Ln., Red Hook, NY.
    • Japanese film festival

      5:00 pm. –7pm. Sponsored by the Asian Studies Program. Free. 845-758-7808 or mendo@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • The films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien

      7:00 pm. Various films directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien. 845-758-6822, cmia@bard.edu, or www.bard.edu/cmia. Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, Bard College.
    • Russian film festival

      7:00 pm. –9 pm. Sponsored by Russian/Eurasian Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7390 or ominin@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
  • 29/Wednesday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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.
    • Arabic film festival

      5:00 pm. –7 pm. Sponsored by the Middle Eastern Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7506 or dramadan@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • 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.
  • 30/Thursday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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 S. Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Class of 2017 BBQ chicken dinner fundraiser

      3:30 pm. -6:30pm. Dinner catered by Stone Pony Deli and includes bbq chicken, baked potato, cole slaw, roll & butter, brownie and a bottle of water. Dinners, $14 and need to be pre-ordered by October 20th. Cash or checks payable to FDR Class 2017. This fundraiser benefits the sophomore class, JV & Varsity football, and the girls basketball teams. Kathryn.Oakley@hpcsd.org or 845-229-4020. outside of Gym at FDR High School, 156 S Cross Rd., Staatsburg, NY.
    • Fun Food Fitness program

      5:00 pm. -6:30 p.m. Activities will include: a kids cooking adventure, Zumba dance party, yoga and karate. Children and their caregivers will meet every Thurs. through Oct. 30. $25 per child. 845-871-3600 to register. Northern Dutchess Hospital Wellness Center, 6511 Springbrook Ave., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. 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. hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Live music

      7:00 pm. -10pm. Every Thur. featuring Cathy Young. Free. 845-876-5232. Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 31/Friday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Graveyard tours

      7:00 pm. -8:30pm. Held, rain or shine, every half hour, through October 31 every Fri. and Sat. evening. Adults, $15; children 5-12, $5. www.stjameshistoricgraveyardtours.com for tickets. 845-229-2820 for reservations. St. James’ Episcopal Church, 4526 Albany Post Rd., Hyde Park, NY.
  • 1/Saturday
    • Household hazardous materials disposal day

      8:00 am. -10am. Includes electronics recycling and medication disposal. Pre-registration required; $5 fee. 845-463-6020 or visit http://www.dcrra.org/ to pre-register and schedule an appointment. Dutchess County Recovery Resource Agency, 96 Sand Dock Rd., Poughkeepsie, 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.
    • 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. Teen geek squad provides help using mobile devices for library and recreational use. Free. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Red Hook Chocolate Festival

      11:00 am. -5pm. A day-long festival with competitions, tastings, art exhibitions and performances all with a central theme of chocolate. info@redhookchamber.org or Kimberly McGrath Gomez at 845-758-0824. Village of Red Hook.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 2/Sunday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Sunday Jazz Brunch

      11:30 am. -2pm. 845-876-0590 for reservations. The Rhinecliff Hotel, 4 Grinnell St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Bard College Conservatory Orchestra

      3:00 pm. Conducted by Leon Botstein. Featuring the music of Harold Farberman, Ludwig van Beethoven, Max Reger, and Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. Tickets: $15-20, free to the Bard Community. 845-758-7900 or fishercenter@bard.edu. Fisher Center, Sosnoff Theater, Bard College.
  • 3/Monday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • 'The Healing Power of the Personal Narrative'

      2:00 pm. Join memoir writing instructor Beverly Sloane and Allison Gould, Center for Healthy Aging social worker, for this two-part program. In the first session, Sloane will guide you in uncovering the stories from your life that want to be told. You will receive instruction on memoir writing and will have time to write and reflect. In the second session, Gould will lead a discussion meant to help participants reflect upon the process of writing their personal narrative. Free. 1-877-729-2444. Center for Healthy Aging at Northern Dutchess Hospital, 6529 Springbrook Ave, Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Italian film festival

      5:30 pm. –7:30pm. Sponsored by Italian Studies Program. 845-758-7377 or acafaro@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • 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.
  • 4/Tuesday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Conservatory concert

      12:00 pm. Conservatory students in concert. Free. 845-758-7196 or conservatoryconcerts@bard.edu. László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building, Bard College.
    • Red Hook Seniors

      1:00 pm. Weekly meeting. Red Hook Firehouse, Firehouse Ln., 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.
    • Japanese film festival

      5:00 pm. –7pm. Sponsored by the Asian Studies Program. Free. 845-758-7808 or mendo@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • The films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien

      7:00 pm. Various films directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien. 845-758-6822, cmia@bard.edu, or www.bard.edu/cmia. Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, Bard College.
    • Russian film festival

      7:00 pm. –9 pm. Sponsored by Russian/Eurasian Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7390 or ominin@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
  • 5/Wednesday
    • 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. If interested call Betty 845-758-5758 or Jim 845-756-2960. Clermont Fire Station, Route 9G, Clermont, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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.
    • Arabic film festival

      5:00 pm. –7 pm. Sponsored by the Middle Eastern Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7506 or dramadan@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • “Rise and Shine Away the Winter Blues”

      6:00 pm. Join Northern Dutchess Hospital staff as they discuss healthy coping skills for seasonal depression. Licensed social worker Allison Gould will discuss symptoms and strategies. Nutrition counselor Roufia Payman will share her secrets for eating to boost happiness and exercise instructor John Verner will demonstrate simple movements that will keep you lifted. Free. 1-877-729-2444. Northern Dutchess Hospital, Cafeteria Conference Room, 6511 Springbrook Ave., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold 'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
  • 6/Thursday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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 S. Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. 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. hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Live music

      7:00 pm. -10pm. Every Thur. featuring Cathy Young. Free. 845-876-5232. Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 7/Friday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 8/Saturday
    • 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, 68 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.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 9/Sunday
    • Monthly pancake breakfast

      8:00 am. -11am. Priced According to Order – a la Carte. 845-756-2140. Elizaville Firehouse, 1575 Rte. 19, Elizaville, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Sunday Jazz Brunch

      11:30 am. -2pm. 845-876-0590 for reservations. The Rhinecliff Hotel, 4 Grinnell St., Rhinecliff, NY.
  • 10/Monday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Alzheimer's support group

      4:00 pm. -6:30pm. Monthly on the second Monday. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Italian film festival

      5:30 pm. –7:30pm. Sponsored by Italian Studies Program. 845-758-7377 or acafaro@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • 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.
  • 11/Tuesday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Red Hook Seniors

      1:00 pm. Weekly meeting. Red Hook Firehouse, Firehouse Ln., 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.
    • Japanese film festival

      5:00 pm. –7pm. Sponsored by the Asian Studies Program. Free. 845-758-7808 or mendo@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • 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.
    • The films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien

      7:00 pm. Various films directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien. 845-758-6822, cmia@bard.edu, or www.bard.edu/cmia. Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, Bard College.
    • Russian film festival

      7:00 pm. –9 pm. Sponsored by Russian/Eurasian Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7390 or ominin@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
  • 12/Wednesday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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.
    • Arabic film festival

      5:00 pm. –7 pm. Sponsored by the Middle Eastern Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7506 or dramadan@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold 'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
  • 13/Thursday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., 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 S. Grand Ave., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. 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. hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Live music

      7:00 pm. -10pm. Every Thur. featuring Cathy Young. Free. 845-876-5232. Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Lyme Disease support group

      7:30 pm. Meets second Thurs. of the month. 914-489-1202. First Baptist Church, 11 Astor Dr., Rhinebeck, 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.
  • 14/Friday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • 'Hidden Treasures of the Hudson Valley'

      1:00 pm. Author Anthony Musso will speak on "Hidden Treasures of the Hudson Valley." krcfunk@yahoo.com. The General Richard and Janet Livingston Montgomery House, 77 Livingston St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 15/Saturday
    • 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. -2pm. Teen geek squad provides help using mobile devices for library and recreational use. Free. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, 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.
    • 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.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 16/Sunday
    • Two-part Autumn moderate hike

      10:30 am. Leader: David Kaplan. Meet at Burger Hill parking at 10:30am and hike first to Burger Hill; then hike to Ferncliff Forest. 845-876-4642. Burger Hill Park, Rte. 9G, Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Sunday Jazz Brunch

      11:30 am. -2pm. 845-876-0590 for reservations. The Rhinecliff Hotel, 4 Grinnell St., Rhinecliff, NY.
  • 17/Monday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Italian film festival

      5:30 pm. –7:30pm. Sponsored by Italian Studies Program. 845-758-7377 or acafaro@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
  • 18/Tuesday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Conservatory concert

      12:00 pm. Conservatory students in concert. Free. 845-758-7196 or conservatoryconcerts@bard.edu. László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building, Bard College.
    • 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 Ln., Red Hook, NY.
    • Japanese film festival

      5:00 pm. –7pm. Sponsored by the Asian Studies Program. Free. 845-758-7808 or mendo@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • 'What You Need to Know About Colon Cancer'

      6:00 pm. Dr. James Nitzkorski, member of the general surgery team at Health Quest Medical Practice, will discuss colon cancer screening, treatment and the latest surgical technology. Come learn about minimally invasive robotic surgery, how genetics can increase colon cancer risk and more. Free. 1-877-729-2444. Family Partnership Center, Conference Room 206, 29 N. Hamilton St., Poughkeepsie, NY.
    • Witness to History: Adelaide Segerman

      7:00 pm. Segerman will discuss how she accompanied her husband, who was one of the first 15 men from around the world allowed into Japan after the war to set up business and trade. Free. 845-876-4030 to reserve a seat. Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • The films of Hou Hsiao-Hsien

      7:00 pm. Various films directed by Hou Hsiao-Hsien. 845-758-6822, cmia@bard.edu, or www.bard.edu/cmia. Jim Ottaway Jr. Film Center, Bard College.
    • Russian film festival

      7:00 pm. –9 pm. Sponsored by Russian/Eurasian Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7390 or ominin@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
  • 19/Wednesday
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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.
    • Arabic film festival

      5:00 pm. –7 pm. Sponsored by the Middle Eastern Studies Program. 845-758-6822 ext. 7506 or dramadan@bard.edu. Preston Theater, Bard College.
    • Poker night at Sidelines

      7:00 pm. Texas hold 'em tournament, free to play. Sidelines, 7909 Albany Post Rd., Red Hook, NY.
  • 20/Thursday
    • Aqua-Aerobics

      9:00 am. -10am. Part of Hyde Park Recreation's fall aquatic programs. Every Tues. and Thurs. through Dec. 18. 845-229-8086, ext. 5 to register. Culinary Institute of America indoor pool, 1946 Campus Dr., Hyde Park, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, 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 S. 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.
    • Open mic

      6:30 pm. 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. hudsonvalleyplaywrights@gmail.com or 845-217-0734. Free. Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff, NY.
    • Live music

      7:00 pm. -10pm. Every Thur. featuring Cathy Young. Free. 845-876-5232. Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
  • 21/Friday
    • 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 St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • Tatiana Rhinevault art gallery

      11:00 am. Rhinevault's art will be on display through Weds., Dec. 31. Free. 845-876-5232. 2nd floor of Smoky Rock BBQ, 6367 Mill St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • 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.
    • Author event: Brian Plumb

      7:30 pm. Brian Plumb will be speaking on his recently released book “Rhinebeck’s Historic Beekman Arms.” Refreshments will be served. Free. Local History Room, Starr Library, 68 W. Market St., Rhinebeck, NY.
    • 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.
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