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Free consultation for dispute resolution

Community Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Dining Out For Life, Hudson Valley

Fundraising Events Love food? Love helping people? Thousands of Hudson Valley diners will patronize participating local restaurants on April 23 to show support and raise funds for HVCS, the region's oldest and largest organization caring for those living with HIV/AIDS and other complex health issues. Restaurants will donate a portion of their proceeds to HVCS. This is a chance for restaurant owners, chefs and foodies to come together for a worthy cause while doing what they love: creating and enjoying great food! Check our website for locations near you. Region: Westchester. Cost: Cost of your meal at a participating restaurant; partial proceeds benefit Hudson Valley Community Services, Inc. (HVCS). There are no other fees, but donations are welcome. Reservations: Please check the website and make your reservations with a restaurant of your choice. Make sure to let them know you are coming out for Dining Out For Life. Registration: None required. Phone: (914) 785-8277. Email: aaccomando@hudsonvalleycs.org. Directions: visit website. Ticket Web Link: http://www.diningoutforlife.com/hudsonvalley. Venue website: http://www.diningoutforlife.com/hudsonvalley. Wednesday, April 23, 2014. Multiple locations in Westchester and Dutchess counties can be found at www.diningoutforlife.com/hudsonvalley. For more info visit www.diningoutforlife.com.

Ragtime On Broadway

Seniors Mulberry House Senior Center has several tickets available to see Ragtime at Westchester Broadway Theater in Elmsford New York on April 23, 2014. The cost is $75 which includes bus, lunch and show. For reservations  and or additional information, contact Olga Rojas at 346-4074. Region: Ulster. Wednesday, April 23, 2014. The bus will depart from Mulberry House Senior Center, 62-70 West Main St. Middletown.

BNI Central Valley Networking Meeting

Business Come meet business people who can help you grow your business and enjoy breakfast on us! Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 AM. Hampton Inn, Rte 32, Central Valley, behind the Kohl's plaza.

BNI Roundtable Chapter Weekly Meeting

Business Visitors welcome. Build your business by building business alliances. For more information, call Dr. Jerome Wittner at 561-1311. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM. Neptune Diner, Newburgh.

BNI Weekly Meeting

Business Learn how to grow your business by using a givers gain system of referrals. For more information, call Mary Derry at 557-8383. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 AM – 8:30 AM. Riverview Inn, Matamoras, Pa.

Sharps drop-off program

Support Groups Program for community residents. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-943-6012 ext. 2287. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Kingston Hospital, Kingston.

Adult day services

Other Health Medical day care provides nursing, personal care, rehabilitation, dietary, social work counseling, specified medical, monitored services. Social day care provides music, pet therapy, arts and crafts, exercise, game programs, trips, educational program, discussions. Staffed by a registered nurse, LPN, dietitian, social worker, certified nursing assistants. Transportation, meals provided. To volunteer or seek services, call 794-3300, ext. 2781. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events Sale hours are 9 a.m.-8 p.m. April 23, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 24-25, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 26. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Roscoe Presbyterian Church, Old Route 17, Roscoe.

Non-juried Art Show

Library Events The Newburgh Free Library is hosting its Annual Community Art Show from April 1 to 25. The non-juried art show features entries in six categories: oil or acrylic, pastel, watercolor, photography, graphic or mixed media and sculpture. Ribbons are awarded for first, second, third and honorable mention in each category, as well as best in show.  The public is invited to attend; refreshments will be served courtesy of the Friends of the Newburgh Free Library. Opening reception: A reception will be held from 2-4 p.m. April 13 to kick off National Library Week. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-563-3619. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library Lobby Gallery, 124 Grand St. Newburgh.

Line Dancing with Lois

Classes/Workshops Whether you ever wanted to learn to line dance or you are an experienced dancer, this is a great class to do so. Cost: Free. Reservations: No. Registration: No. Phone: 845-534-3178. Email: vcordero@cornwallny.gov. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Town of Cornwall Senior Community Center/Munger Cottage, 183 Main St. Cornwall.

Families With Bipolar Children

Support Groups Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-343-5074. Email: Judy_bpparents@hot-mail.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Mental Health Association in Orange County, 20 Walker St. Goshen.

Senior citizens social group

Support Groups Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-452-3913. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Taconic Resources for Independence, Poughkeepsie.

Women's oncology

Support Groups Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-338-2500 ext. 4453. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Benedictine Hospital, Kingston.

St. Peter’s Children’s Thrift Shop

Other Events 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Wed. Recycled and new clothing, tots to teens. Donations appreciated. Call Dottie Bottaro, 292-2852. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. 270 N. Main St. Liberty, NY.

Drop-in Story hour

Library Events Children read stories and make crafts based on a variety of weekly themes. Ages 3-6. Region: Sullivan. Phone: 845-292-6070. Venue website: www.libertypubliclibrary.org. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 10:45 AM. Liberty Public Library 189 North Main St Liberty, NY 12754.

Baby-care hot line

Support Groups 24 hours a day. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-334-4807. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

HIV-Positive Women's support group

Support Groups Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-339-3281 ext. 11. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Kingston.

Overeaters Anonymous

Support Groups For specific information, call hot line. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-657-6603. Venue website: http://www.midhudsonoa.org. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 12-step recovery program for compulsive overeaters. No dues, fees. Meets daily at various times, places in mid-Hudson.

Embroidery group

Clubs / Organizations Meets second and fourth Wed. Bring bag lunch. Beginners and experienced stitchers welcome. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-534-3962. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Community room in Munger Cottage, 183 Main St. Cornwall, NY.

"StudioTime: The Art of Oil Painting" with Artist Gad Nusinov

Classes/Workshops Nusinov, a resident of Greenwood Lake and an award-winning artist, returns this spring to teach oil painting, which will include tips and techniques for sketching. This program is sponsored by Nusinov. For additional information about Nusinov, visit www.gadnusinov.com. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: Free. Reservations: Not available. Registration: Registration is required for this free ADULT program either in person or by phone at (845) 477-8377 Ext. 101. All levels of skill and experience are welcome to register. A Supply List is available upon registration. This is a five-session workshop. Seating is limited; early registration highly suggested. This program is sponsored by Nusinov. Phone: 8454778377. Email: kcorrado@rcls.org. Ticket Phone: 8454778377. Venue website: www.gwllibrary.org. Artist/event website: www.gadnusinov.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Greenwood Lake Public Library, 79 Waterstone Road, Greenwood Lake.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Support Groups Meetings held daily; call for schedule. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

Autism Support Group

Support Groups Children welcome to enjoy games, crafts and snacks with trained staff while parents meet. The ASSG is for parents in Sullivan County who have a child with autism, Asperger’s syndrome or other pervasive developmental delays. The group offers support and education for parents to advocate for appropriate services. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-295-4042. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Sullivan County BOCES Rubin Pollack Education Center, Ferndale-Loomis Road, Liberty.

Bereavement support group

Support Groups Nondenominational. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-703-6000. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Crystal Run Healthcare third-floor conference room, 155 Crystal Run Road, Town of Wallkill.

HANDS (Hope After Neonatal Death Through Sharing)

Support Groups Meets monthly as needed. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-483-6683. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie.

Narcotics

Support Groups Call for Ulster, Sullivan, Dutchess counties meetings. 24 hour service. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-431-6996. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Self-esteem for people with disabilities

Support Groups Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-452-3913. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Taconic Resources for Independence, Poughkeepsie.

Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

Museum The 14-acre site includes an interpretive trail around the remains of the fort. The fort is open dawn to dusk daily, year-round, for self-guided tours. Directions: the site is commemorated at the museum on Route 9W, one mile north of Bear Mountain in Fort Montgomery. Region: Hudson River. Phone: 845-786-2701. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, Route 9W, Highlands.

Spring Fever Feline Frenzy at Warwick Valley Humane Society

Pets Cat clearance during Spring only. Free gift to each adopter! Applications may be downloaded from our website. Homes are needed now for 130 cats. Directions: Off of Kings Highway across from Ackerman Road in Warwick. Registration: Approved applications only. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: www.wvhumane.org. Cost: Adoption fees slashed to only $25 on all adult cats ages 1-year-old and older and free for special diet or special needs cats. Phone: 845-986-2473. Email: warwickhumane@yahoo.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Warwick Valley Humane Society 48 Public Work Road Warwick, NY.

CPR Classes BLS Healthcare Providers

Health Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845 597 9437. Email: info@nationalsafetyawareness.com. Venue website: www.nationalsafetyawareness.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 46 D'Alfonso Road, Newburgh.

Bereavement support group

Support Groups Nondenominational. Region: Catskill. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Crystal Run Healthcare third-floor conference room, 155 Crystal Run Road, Town of Wallkill.

Diabetes support group

Support Groups Ongoing education and support for diabetics, their families and friends. Region: Orange South. Phone: 845-987-5168. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. St. Anthony Community Hospital, third-floor conference room, 15 Maple Ave. Warwick.

Spring Drop-In Story Time - TOWN BRANCH

Library Events Drop-in preschool story time. Stories selected for ages 3 and 4; all ages welcome! Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Registration: No registration required. Phone: 845-566-0460. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library Town Branch – Newburgh Mall 1401 Route 300, Suite 1090 Newburgh, NY 12550.

Senior Fitness Fun!

Seniors Senior Fitness Fun is a new and unique program designed for seniors of all ages and abilities. This program is customizable for everyone. You will improve your flexibility, range of motion, balance, coordination and strength while you get an aerobic workout! This class can be taken sitting or standing. You will have FUN and get a good workout at the same time! Directions: Our class is held in the room on the SECOND floor in the Middletown Senior Center. Seniors from any town are welcome! Region: Southern Orange. Registration: For information and questions, call Ivy at 908-616-0387. Cost: Suggested donation of $3 per class. Reservations: None needed. Please bring your own water to drink and small weights. You can bring two liter water bottles or two cans to use as weights if you prefer. Phone: 908-616-0387. Email: istrausberg@yahoo.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Middletown Mulberry House Senior Center, 62-70 West Main Street, Middletown.

Housing options for those with disabilities

Support Groups Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-452-3913. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Taconic Resources for Independence, Poughkeepsie.

Living Healthy Support Group for HIV+

Support Groups For men and women. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-522-5768. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Newburgh.

Senior Citizens Club of Port Jervis meeting

Seniors Membership open to any person over 60 years of age and a resident of Port Jervis. For more information, call President Judy Gray at 856-8827. Region: Northern Orange. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Farnum Building on Ulster Place, Port Jervis, NY.

American Chronic Pain Association

Support Groups starting chapter in Chester and Monroe. For patients and their families living with pain. Call Steven Kavalla, 783-4418, or visit www.theacpa.org. Region: Catskill. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc.

Support Groups Bereavement support groups for children and adults. Call for information on times and location. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-561-6111, ext. 316. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

LGBT teens and friends support group

Support Groups Region: Orange North. Phone: 845-856-7272. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Grace Episcopal Church, 58 North St. Middletown.

Zumba Gold

Other Health Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Studio 2 Family Day Spa 20 Main St. Otisville, NY 10963.

Bookstart

Classes/Workshops This is a six week series for parents and caregivers of children 1-6 years of age. School readiness begins long before kindergarten! In this fun, hands on series, parents/caregivers of young children will explore current information about school success and practice fun activities to help them meet their children's early literacy needs. Topics include: reading and language activities, choosing and using books, making books, knowing your public library and school readiness tips. Childcare available. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: This program is free for Highland Falls School District residents as it is funded by 21C-Project ELEVATE. If outside the district, please contact Cornell Cooperative Extension and ask for a parenting educator. Registration: To register, contact Terri Dean at 845-568-6100, ext. 1005. Phone: 845-568-6100, ext. 1005. Email: sls393@cornell.edu. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 4:15 PM – 6:00 PM. Highland Intermediate School 52 Mountain Ave. Highland Falls, NY 10928.

T.O.P.S local meeting

Support Groups This local chapter of TOPS meets once a week to discuss health and weight loss. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Guests are free; membership is also available. Venue website: http://www.tops.org/. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Mulberry House Senior Center, (lower level), 62-70 W. Main St. Middletown, NY 10940.

North Church Kids Club

Kids' Activities Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 96 North Beacon St. Middletown NY.

CPR Classes Community (Heartsaver)/Friends & Family

Certification Classes Region: Hudson River Region. Registration: To register, call 845-597-9437. Phone: 845 597 9437. Email: info@nationalsafetyawareness.com. Directions: Off 17k near target plaza. Venue website: www.nationalsafetyawareness.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 46 D'Alfonso Road, Newburgh, NY 12550.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Support Groups One day at a time” program. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-292-2144. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Liberty Ambulance building.

Zumba

Other Health Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Studio 2 Family Day Spa 20 Main St. Otisville, NY 10963.

Caregiver Conversations Group

Support Groups Educational materials, guest speakers, opportunity to share caregiving tips. Refreshments served. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-292-5250. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Sullivan County.

Marge’s Knitting Circle for Women with Cancer

Support Groups Great comfort is found by many in the time-honored practices of knitting and crocheting. Knitting circles offer women a place to gather around a common interest. In this monthly group for women with cancer, Support Connection provides the time and space for women to begin or finish a knitting or crocheting project. Leader is an experienced knitter who is happy to teach those who’ve never knitted before. Rekindle the joy of creating while spending time with other women who have experienced cancer. Region: Westchester. Cost: Free. Registration: Open to people living with breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer. Pre-registration required. To learn more or to pre-register call Support Connection at 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290. Email: info@supportconnection.org. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Support Connection, 40 Triangle Center, Suite 100, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598.

Narcotics Anonymous

Support Groups Young adult meeting. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

Becoming a US Citizen - Part 2

Classes/Workshops This free workshop will cover line by line completion of the N-400 US Citizenship application form and what to expect going forward. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free. Registration: Registration suggested; call 563-3618. Phone: (845)563-3600. Email: nflprogram@rcls.org. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:15 PM – 9:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library (Auditorium) 124 Grand St. Newburgh, NY 12550.

Fallsburg School District public forum

School District Meeting to inform parents about changes resulting from state Department of Education's Common Core Curriculum. For more information, call 434-5884, ext. 1204, or visit www.fallsburgcsd.net. Region: Sullivan. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Hurleyville Firehouse, 166 Main St. Hurleyville, NY.

Whole Food Cooking Simplified

Other Health Join two Board Certified Holistic Health Coaches, Karen Rigney and Alyson Chugerman as they guide you around the kitchen in this two hour workshop. Although participants will not actually be cooking, they will be given simple, fast, delicious recipes full of real, whole food and will have the opportunity to taste some of these recipes. Emphasis will be placed on how to stock your kitchen for easy preparation, finding foods that give you energy and are in season, identifying plant-based protein dishes that create health and allow cutting back on animal-based foods. The discussion will also cover the healing energy that raw or vegan diets provide as well as the most common genetically modified food and non GMO alternatives. A Q&A session will follow. Karen Rigney, Ready, Renew, Reward! Is the founder of a private practice dedicated to personal empowerment and the discovery of extraordinary health and happiness. She received training from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition. Alyson Chugerman has been i… Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 6:30 PM. St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 85 East Main St. Mt. Kisco, NY 10549.

3rd Ward Neighborhood Watch meeting

Government Meetings will be held every fourth Wed. through October 2014, then Nov. 19; cancelled in December. Region: Hudson River Region. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Neversink Firehouse, Orange Street, Port Jervis.

Milford Valley Quilter’s Guild

Clubs / Organizations Second and fourth Wed. Fourth Wed. is show and tell, program or lecture. New members and guests welcome. For more information, email milfordvalleyquilters@gmail.com. Region: Northern Orange. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Meets in Delaware Valley Middle School cafeteria, 258 Route 6/209, Westfall, Pa.

Pine Bush Photography Club

Clubs / Organizations Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Reservations: Not necessary. Phone: 845.283.8058. Email: nlbeggar@frontiernet.net. Artist/event website: http://www.flickr.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Pine Bush Area Library Annex Building Maple Ave. Pine Bush, NY 12566.

Adult Children of Alcoholics meeting

Support Groups Region: Southern Orange. Phone: 845-469-7425. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. United Church of Christ, Old Dominion Road and Route 94, Blooming Grove.

Al-Anon Family Group

Support Groups Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free Open to anyone who is affected by the alcoholism of a significant person. Reservations: none. Registration: none. Phone: 609 649 4441. Directions: Immediately across the bridge from Barryville, NY. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM. St. Ann's Roman Catholic Church 123 Richardson Ave. Shohola, Pa.

Al-Anon,

Support Groups 7 p.m. beginners meeting, 7:30 p.m. regular meeting. Region: Sullivan. Phone: 845-647-7094. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Ellenville United Methodist Church, Ellenville.

Bereavement support group

Support Groups To register, call Kathleen Rogers. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-703-6000. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Crystal Run Healthcare, 155 Crystal Run Road, third-floor conference room, Town of Wallkill.

Co-dependents anonymous

Support Groups Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-454-7584. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. St. John's Church, Wilbur Blvd. Poughkeepsie.

Fibromyalgia support group

Support Groups Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-294-0584. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Goshen Acupuncture Center, 261 Greenwich Ave. Goshen.

Hudson Valley Science Café

Lectures / Seminars "Current Environmental and Medical Hazards from Fracking to Hip Replacements." Speaker: Max Costa, Ph.D. Nelson Institute of Environmental Medicine. Region: Ulster. Cost: $4 includes coffee or tea. Arrive around 6 p.m. if you want to order dinner.  No orders taken during presentation. Email: tobyrossman@yahoo.com. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Plaza Diner, 27 New Paltz Plaza, New Paltz, NY.

Chess Club

Clubs / Organizations New and experienced players. Casual and tournament games. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Admission $1 to cover expenses. Phone: 845-469-4451. Email: laserkay@yahoo.com. Directions: near Exit 126 of Route 17. 1784 Kings Highway. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM. Chester Senior Center, behind Chester Public Library, 1784 Kings Highway, Chester, NY.

Poughkeepsie Newyorkers Barbershop Chorus

Clubs / Organizations Newyorkers Chorus is a male a cappella group that meets every Wednesday and sings in the uniquely American "barbershop style" of close four-part harmony. Guests are always welcome. Sight reading not required. Visit newyorkerschorus.org for more information. Region: Hudson River Region. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. St. Andrew's Church, 110 Overlook Road, Poughkeepsie, NY.

“We Will Remember You”

Support Groups Support group for parents, couples who have experienced a miscarriage, stillbirth or loss of an infant. Region: Orange North. Phone: 888-321-6762. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Orange Regional Medical Center/Horton campus, Middletown.

DBSA, Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance,

Support Groups Region: Orange South. Phone: 845-858-6316. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Redeemer Lutheran Church, 37 Newton Sparta Road, Newton, N.J.

Hyde Park Brewing Company

Nightlife / Clubs Open mike and Blues Night. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Varies. Phone: 845-229-8277. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 514 Route 9, Hyde Park.

Al-Anon

Support Groups Region: Orange North. Phone: 845-457-5383. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. First Presbyterian Church, corner of Wallkill Avenue and Clinton Street, Montgomery.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Montgomery,

Support Groups Region: Orange North. Phone: 845-457-5383. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. First Presbyterian Church, corner of Wallkill Avenue and Clinton Street.

Nicotine Anonymous

Support Groups All are welcome. No dues, fees. Region: Orange South. Phone: 845-496-3185. Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Orange Regional Medical Center/Arden Hill campus, 4 Harriman Drive, Private Dining Room, Goshen.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Community Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Thursday, April 24, 2014. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

The Animal Rights Alliance, Inc. (T.A.R.A) Low Cost Spay/Neuter Clinic for Cats

Pets Check-in from 7:15-8:30 a.m.; pick-up time will be announced in the south parking lot. There will be no residential requirements. Cats must be checked in in a carrier or a trap. Directions: 609 RT 208 (Just South of RT 44-55 intersection) Gardiner, NY 12525. Registration: Peggy’s Safe Haven for Cats to host The Animal Rights Alliance, Inc.TARA. Clinic held in the mobile spay/neuter clinic and all surgeries will be performed by a New York licensed veterinarian. Region: Ulster. Venue website: www.thenaturalpetcenter.com. Cost: $70 fee must be prepaid at The Natural Pet Center; includes spay/neuter, rabies shot, ear cleaning, nail clipping and penicillin shot. Request a distemper shot for $10; choice of Frontline or Revolution for $15. Phone: 845-255-7387. Email: info@thenaturalpetcenter.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 AM – 5:00 PM. The Natural Pet Center at Ireland Corners 609 Route 208 Gardiner, NY 12525.

Pine Bush Area Chamber April Breakfast

Clubs / Organizations Speaker will be Lawrence Marshall, P.E. who will present ideas about our local community and businesses. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: $5, free for Pine Bush Chamber members. Registration: To register, email pinebushchamberofcommerce@gmail.com. Email: pinebushchamberofcommerce@gmail.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM. American Legion Post 1308, 4 Martin St. Pine Bush.

LifeRing Secular Recovery

Support Groups For those working on recovery from problems with alcohol and/or drugs. Region: Orange North. Phone: 845-895-8076. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Richard C. Ward Alcohol Treatment Center, State Campus, Middletown.

Adult day services

Other Health Medical day care provides nursing, personal care, rehabilitation, dietary, social work counseling, specified medical, monitored services. Social day care provides music, pet therapy, arts and crafts, exercise, game programs, trips, educational program, discussions. Staffed by a registered nurse, LPN, dietitian, social worker, certified nursing assistants. Transportation, meals provided. To volunteer or seek services, call 794-3300, ext. 2781. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events Sale hours are 9 a.m.-8 p.m. April 23, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 24-25, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 26. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Roscoe Presbyterian Church, Old Route 17, Roscoe.

Non-juried Art Show

Library Events The Newburgh Free Library is hosting its Annual Community Art Show from April 1 to 25. The non-juried art show features entries in six categories: oil or acrylic, pastel, watercolor, photography, graphic or mixed media and sculpture. Ribbons are awarded for first, second, third and honorable mention in each category, as well as best in show.  The public is invited to attend; refreshments will be served courtesy of the Friends of the Newburgh Free Library. Opening reception: A reception will be held from 2-4 p.m. April 13 to kick off National Library Week. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-563-3619. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library Lobby Gallery, 124 Grand St. Newburgh.

The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum

Exhibits & Galleries The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum presents: The Final Days of the Civil War. Original historical documents and manuscript material related to America’s most disastrous war. Hours: Thursday- Saturday; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Sunday; noon-4 p.m. Closed Mondays to Wednesdays. Thursday, January 2 – Sunday, April 27. Included in this exhibition are such unique documents and manuscript pages as: A draft of the official Constitution of the Confederate States of America The so-called “Counter-Emancipation Proclamation,” a document signed by Confederate President Jefferson Davis rejecting Lincoln’s proposal to end slavery. A page from the original manuscript of Union General William Tecumseh Sherman’s autobiography. The agreement declaring the surrender of Vicksburg, Mississippi, July 4, 1863, a turning point in the Civil War. The official death certificate of Abraham Lincoln. Admission is always free. Visit us KARPELES.COM or 569-4997 or KmuseumNBG@aol.com. Region: Hudson River Region. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 94 Broadway, Newburgh.

Line Dancing with Lois

Classes/Workshops Whether you ever wanted to learn to line dance or you are an experienced dancer, this is a great class to do so. Cost: Free. Reservations: No. Registration: No. Phone: 845-534-3178. Email: vcordero@cornwallny.gov. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Town of Cornwall Senior Community Center/Munger Cottage, 183 Main St. Cornwall.

Bereavement support group

Support Groups Region: Northern Orange. Cost: $2 per session. Phone: 845-783-6522. Email: registration@jccorange.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Jewish Community Center, 1019 Route 17M, Monroe.

Breast-feeding support group

Support Groups Free. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-334-2700 ext. 2241. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Kingston Hospital, 396 Broadway, Kingston.

Senior Fitness Fun!

Seniors Senior Fitness Fun is a new  program designed for seniors of all ages and abilities. This program is customizable for everyone. You will improve your flexibility, range of motion, balance, coordination and strength while you get an aerobic workout! This class can be taken sitting or standing. You will have FUN and get a good workout at the same time! Directions: Our class will be held in the main room on the first floor. Region: Southern Orange. Registration: For information and questions, call Ivy at 908-616-0387. Cost: Suggested donation of $3 per class. Reservations: None needed. Just bring some water for drinking and light weights. You can bring two liter water bottles or two cans to use instead of the weights if you'd prefer. This class is open to seniors in any town. Phone: 908-616-0387. Email: istrausberg@yahoo.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Middletown Mulberry House Senior Center 62-70 West Main Street Middletown.

Baby-care hot line

Support Groups 24 hours a day. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-334-4807. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Narcotics Anonymous

Support Groups Young adult meeting. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

Overeaters Anonymous

Support Groups For specific information, call hot line. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-657-6603. Venue website: http://www.midhudsonoa.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 12-step recovery program for compulsive overeaters. No dues, fees. Meets daily at various times, places in mid-Hudson.

Yard sale

Fundraising Events 11 a.m.-3 p.m. April 24. New items include games, books, cookware, knick knacks, more. Visit pets available for adoption. 778-5115. Region: Northern Orange. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Humane Society of Walden, 2489 Albany Post Road, Walden, NY.

Overeaters Anonymous Meeting

Support Groups Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 570-857-1641. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM. St. John Neumann Church, Route 739, Lords Valley, Pa.

"The Picturesque, the Pastoral, and the Sublime"

Exhibits & Galleries Two Dutchess County award-winning artists, Tarryl Gabel (painter) and Gregory Martin (photographer), explore themes of memory and emotion through their distinct yet complementary interpretations of the landscape in an exhibition titled “The Picturesque, the Pastoral, and the Sublime.” In Gallery C is "Frolic" an exhibit of ceramic animal figures by Judith Kepner Rose and Deborah Lecce. The Sculpture Garden opens with works by Eric Laxman. The exhibits will be on view from April 4-27. Gallery hours are noon-6 p.m. Thurs.-Sunday. For more information call 845-809-5838 or visit www.gallery66ny.com. Opening reception: Opening reception from 6-9 p.m. April 4. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free to the public. Phone: 845-809-5838. Email: gallery66ny@gmail.com. Venue website: www.gallery66ny.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM. Gallery 66 NY 66 Main St. Cold Spring, NY.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Support Groups Meetings held daily; call for schedule. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

Bereavement Support Group

Support Groups The Bereavement Support Group is a a safe environment for people to express their feelings of grief and mourning and offers coping skills to deal with the difficult loss of a loved one. Region: Ulster. Cost: Free. Registration: Please call the office to register for the group. Phone: 845-338-2980. Venue website: www.jfsulster.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM. Ellenville Hospital, 10 Healthy Way, Ellenville, NY 12428.

HANDS (Hope After Neonatal Death Through Sharing)

Support Groups Meets monthly as needed. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-483-6683. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie.

JFS Bereavement Support Group

Support Groups Don't try to go through the grieving process alone. Join a JFS Bereavement Support Group. It's a place where you'll find caring people who understand the issues you face. Region: Ulster. Cost: Free. Registration: Pre-registration required. Call 845-338-2980. Phone: 845-338-2980. Email: JFS.ULSTER@gmail.com. Directions: Group meets in the conference room on the lower level. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:15 PM. Ellenville Regional Hospital 10 Healthy Way Ellenville, NY 12428.

Narcotics

Support Groups Call for Ulster, Sullivan, Dutchess counties meetings. 24 hour service. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-431-6996. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Open hockey

Hockey Call 454-5800, ext. 207. Region: Hudson River. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. McCann Ice Arena, Poughkeepsie.

Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

Museum The 14-acre site includes an interpretive trail around the remains of the fort. The fort is open dawn to dusk daily, year-round, for self-guided tours. Directions: the site is commemorated at the museum on Route 9W, one mile north of Bear Mountain in Fort Montgomery. Region: Hudson River. Phone: 845-786-2701. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, Route 9W, Highlands.

Spring Fever Feline Frenzy at Warwick Valley Humane Society

Pets Cat clearance during Spring only. Free gift to each adopter! Applications may be downloaded from our website. Homes are needed now for 130 cats. Directions: Off of Kings Highway across from Ackerman Road in Warwick. Registration: Approved applications only. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: www.wvhumane.org. Cost: Adoption fees slashed to only $25 on all adult cats ages 1-year-old and older and free for special diet or special needs cats. Phone: 845-986-2473. Email: warwickhumane@yahoo.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Warwick Valley Humane Society 48 Public Work Road Warwick, NY.

Old Dutch Fine Arts Music Series

Concerts A free lunchtime music recital. Scheduled performers are: April 24 - Terry Earles, Organ May 1 - Pauline and Peter Mancuso, Flute and Piano May 8 - Dorcinda Knauth, Indonesian Gamelan Song and Dance May 15 - Kenneth Walsh, Organ May 22 - Richard Udell, Classical Guitar May 29 - Adelaide Roberts, Piano June 5 - Nancy Mastrocola, Vocalist June 12 - Andrea Shaut, Piano June 19 - Helena Waterous, Vocalist    The church is handicapped accessible. Region: Ulster. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-338-6759. Email: info@olddutchchurch.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:15 PM – 12:45 PM. Old Dutch Reformed Church, 272 Wall St. Kingston. For more info visit www.olddutchchurch.org.

CPR Classes BLS Healthcare Providers

Health Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845 597 9437. Email: info@nationalsafetyawareness.com. Venue website: www.nationalsafetyawareness.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 46 D'Alfonso Road, Newburgh.

Mid-Hudson Single Professionals Meeting

Clubs / Organizations The Mid-Hudson Single Professionals Club has existed for 35 years. We plan social, cultural and outdoor activities. If you call or e-mail we can send our May calendar to you. Current members and new people are welcome. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Dutch treat. Reservations: To reserve, email jab2003@frontiernet.net. Registration: Not needed. Phone: 845-386-3709. Email: jab2003@frontiernet.net. Directions: Take Rte. 84 from East or West and get off at Exit 6 onto Rte. 17k. The Neptune Diner is located on the left, before the Rte. 300 intersection. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Neptune Diner, Route 17K, Newburgh, NY 12550.

Create a Photo Album Book and Calendar

Classes/Workshops Week 1: Create a personalized photo album book, hard or soft cover using your personal photos. Week 2: Create a personalized photo calendar using your personal photos. If you do not have or wish to use personal photos, the instructor will provide some. Bring your photos to class on a flash drive or CD please. Phone: 845-565-2076. Email: desmondcampus@msmc.edu. Cost: $20 for 2 Thursdays - April 24th & May 1st. Region: Hudson River Region. Registration: www.msmc.edu/communityed. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Desmond Campus, 6 Albany Post Rd, Newburgh.

Middletown Golden Age Seniors

Seniors All seniors from City of Middletown and Town of Wallkill are welcome. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: (845) 346-4075. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Meet at Mulberry House, 62-70 West Main St. Middletown, ny.

RISE Sexual Assault Adult Survivors support group

Support Groups Drop-ins welcome. Group consists of adult women and is an open ongoing discussion-type group, unstructured in format, but may focus on specific issues such as anger or sexuality. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-791-9595. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. RISE office, 14 Prince St. Monticello.

American Chronic Pain Association

Support Groups starting chapter in Chester and Monroe. For patients and their families living with pain. Call Steven Kavalla, 783-4418, or visit www.theacpa.org. Region: Catskill. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Tai chi for beginners

Seniors Wear loose-fitting clothing and bring water. Directions: Village of Montgomery Veterans Park. Region: Northern Orange. Registration: Not required. Cost: $5; $2 for seniors. Drop-ins welcome. Phone: 845-457-9367. Email: rbr008@yahoo.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Montgomery Senior Center, 36 Bridge St. Montgomery, NY.

Amputee support group

Support Groups Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-331-0541. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Resource Center for Accessible Living, 602 Albany Ave. Kingston.

Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc.

Support Groups Bereavement support groups for children and adults. Call for information on times and location. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-561-6111, ext. 316. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Spring Into Wellness Open House

Health Fairs / Talks Designed to showcase some of the many programs and activities offered at the Wellness Center that help promote physical and mental wellness, including Zumba, yoga, tai-chi, arts programs, a variety of fitness programs, African drumming, smoking cessation, life coaching, weight loss and stress management. Enjoy refreshments, raffle drawings, vendors, speakers, workshops and more. Attendees can sign up for classes in advance. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free and open to the public. Registration: For more information, or to register, please call 845-561-4061, ext. 266. Phone: 845-561-4061 ex 266. Email: babrams@myindependentliving.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 3:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Ritz Theater Lobby 107 Broadway Newburgh, NY 12550.

Grand Re-Opening of Zulu Time Rooftop Bar and Lounge

Nightlife / Clubs Spring forward into Zulu Time! Bar and Lounge now open for the 2014 season. Live music from Dan Brother Band, and a SKYY Vodka tasting. Region: Southern Orange. Phone: 845-446-4731. Directions: Located at The Historic Thayer Hotel at West Point. Access Zulu Time Rooftop Bar and Lounge via the Mezzanine Level of the hotel. Venue website: http://thethayerhotel.com/. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:00 PM. The Historic Thayer Hotel at West Point 674 Thayer Road West Point, NY 10996.

How to Use Your New Basic Digital Camera

Classes/Workshops This class is for “simple point and shoot” type cameras. Students will learn some very basic controls of their digital camera so they can capture good quality images for printing and sharing plus a lot more! Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: $25; please bring your camera. Registration: Register online at www.msmc.edu/communityed. Phone: 845-565-2076. Email: desmondcampus@msmc.edu. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Mount Saint Mary College, Desmond Campus, 6 Albany Post Road, Newburgh, NY 12550.

CPR Classes Community (Heartsaver)/Friends & Family

Certification Classes Region: Hudson River Region. Registration: To register, call 845-597-9437. Phone: 845 597 9437. Email: info@nationalsafetyawareness.com. Directions: Off 17k near target plaza. Venue website: www.nationalsafetyawareness.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 46 D'Alfonso Road, Newburgh, NY 12550.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Support Groups One day at a time” program. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-292-2144. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Liberty Ambulance building.

Valley Central school board meeting

School District BOCES vote and election and tenure review. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-457-2400, ext. 18510. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Administration Building, 944 Route 17K, Montgomery, NY.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

Support Groups Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-361-5230. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 311 Route 32, Newburgh.

Coalition for Prevention of Underage Substance Abuse meeting

Community Warwick Coalition and Warwick Valley Community Center are co-sponsoring the next Pill Drop where residents can anonymously deposit any unused pills in drop boxes along side of the Caboose on South Street. Take action by locking up or responsibly ridding your home of these drugs of abuse in particular. You can dispose of any type of pill at the Pill Drop.  This is just one of the many ways that the Warwick Community Center and the Coalition for the Prevention of Underage Substance Abuse contribute to environmental safety and education for the Warwick community. The meeting is followed by a presentation of Parents Who Host Lose the Most from 6:45-7:45. All are welcome. Call 986-6422. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:15 PM – 10:15 PM. Albert Wisner Library, 1 McFarland Drive, Warwick.

How to Use Your New Advanced Digital Camera

Classes/Workshops This class is for the more advanced digital cameras and DSLRs. Student will learn advanced settings, programming modes, downloading and use of third party software. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: $25; please bring your camera. Registration: Register online at www.msmc.edu/communityed. Phone: 845-565-2076. Email: desmondcampus@msmc.edu. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Mount Saint Mary College, Desmond Campus, 6 Albany Post Road, Newburgh, NY.

Adoptive parent support group

Support Groups For adoptive parents and those considering adoption, support for those whose children display challenging behaviors. Baby-sitting and light supper provided. Region: Orange North. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Family Empowerment Council Inc. 225 Dolson Ave. Suite 403, Middletown.

Alateen / Al-anon Meeting

Support Groups Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-562-0824. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Christ Lutheran Church, 186 Fullerton Ave. Newburgh.

Anger-management support group

Support Groups Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-452-3913. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Taconic Resources for Independence, Poughkeepsie.

Female survivors fo sexual violence

Support Groups Discuss feelings andlearn strategies for coping with survivor-related issues in a safe, confidential setting. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-340-3213. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Kingston.

The Klyne Esopus Historical Society Museum Recognition Dinner

Community Silent Auction and cocktail hour will begin at 6 p.m. Each year the Museum selects for special honor and thanks those who have supported the museum and the community in an outstanding manner.Tickets are $45 and are available by advance reservation. Advertisements in the Dinner Journal and donations to the Silent Auction are welcome. For reservations, program advertising, auction donations, or any information, call 340-9289. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Stonehedge Restaurant in West Park.

Line Dancing Kickin' with Kathy and Billy

Nightlife / Clubs Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: $7. Phone: 845-567-9429. Email: katerclass@aol.com. Venue website: www.cafeinternationale.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Cafe Internationale at Ramada 1289 Route 300 Newburgh, NY 12550.

Al-Anon, Woodbourne

Support Groups Region: Catskill. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Route 42.

Celiac Sprue

Support Groups Region: Orange North. Phone: 888-321-6762. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Orange Regional Medical Center, Community Health Education Center, 110 Crystal Run Road, Town of Wallkill.

Christians with Depression

Support Groups Alternate Number: 845-782-5794. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-782-0460. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Circleville Church, corner of Route 302 and Goshen Turnpike, Circleville.

DivorceCare

Support Groups Region: Orange South. Phone: 845-496-4372. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Grace Community Church, 2839 Route 94, Washingtonville.

Families Anonymous

Support Groups For parents and families of children and young adults with emotional problems or drug or alcohol abuse. First names only are used. Region: Orange South. Phone: 845-457-1520. Venue website: http://www.FamiliesAnonymous.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. The Goshen United Methodist Church, Court Lane, Goshen.

Prison families of Ulster County

Support Groups Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-943-5963. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. St. James United Methodist Church, Kingston.

Spanish Dinner

Fundraising Events Menu will consist of Spanish style pork chops, rice, empanadas, rolls, salad, and flan. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: $9. Reservations: Open to the public. Reserve by April 21. Call the Elks Lodge at 343-1097. Phone: 845-343-1097. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM. Middletown Elks Lodge 1097 Highland Avenue (next to YMCA) Middletown, NY.

"Spring Poetry Reading"

Library Events In celebration of National Poetry Month, published authors Francine D'Alessandro and Robert Milby read a variety of spring-inspired poems. Open mic for anyone wishing to share other poems with spring themes. Everyone welcome in and listen to the evening's entertainment.. Region: Northern Orange. Registration: Please call to register, as space is limited. Cost: Free. Phone: 845-744-3375. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM. Pine Bush Area Library Community Center 223 Maple Ave. Pine Bush, NY 12566.

Get the Buzz on Bees…

Library Events In honor of Earth Day, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum will be showing the film, The Queen of the Sun, a film that explores the mysteries of the beehive and highlights the recent unnerving decline in bee populations. Beekeepers, scientists, and philosphers share stories of problems and potential solutions to maintaining healthy bee populations. The hour-long film will be followed by a Q&A session with a staff member from the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum. Refreshments provided. All are welcome.For more information about the movie, visit queenofthesun.com. Region: Ulster. Reservations: RSVP preferred online at marlborolibrary.org, but walk-ins welcome. Phone: 845-236-7272. Venue website: http://marlborolibrary.org. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:00 PM. Martlboro Free Library 1251 Route 9W Marlboro, NY 12542.

Jesters

Nightlife / Clubs Line Dance Lesson And Dance, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 23. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: $5 cover charge. Phone: 845-564-6990. Email: dianekurtz@mindspring.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. 109 Brookside Ave. Chester, NY.

Jesters Pub

Nightlife / Clubs Line Dance Lesson and open dance, 7:30 p.m. Jan. 16. $5 cover. 564-6990. Region: Southern Orange. Cost: $5 cover. Phone: 845-564-6990. Email: danceinfo5678@yahoo.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM. The Castle Fun Center, 109 Brookside Ave. Chester, NY.

Nar-Anon

Support Groups For families, friends of addicts. Twelve-step program to teach effective ways of coping with addiction. Region: Orange South. Phone: 845-355-2092. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Pius XII, Main Street, Goshen.

Overcomers Outreach

Support Groups Self-help, 12-step group for individuals wrestling with addictions and compulsions. Region: Orange South. Phone: 973-875-6358. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. First Baptist Church, Sussex, N.J.

SUNY Ulster Theatre Program presents: John Steinbeck's “The Grapes of Wrath” by Frank Galati

Theater Renowned first as a novel, then a prize-winning motion picture, the story follows the Joad family and their flight from the dust bowl of Oklahoma. The play is a soaring and deeply moving affirmation of the human spirit and the essential goodness and strength that -- then as now -- reside in the hearts and minds of the "common man." Winner of the 1990 Tony Award and Outer Critics Circle Award. Directed by theater coordinator, Stephen Balantzian. There will be a matinee at 3 p.m. April 27. Region: Ulster. Cost: $10 donation per person helps fund the next play. Phone: 845.687.5262. Email: communityrelations@sunyulster.edu. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:00 PM. SUNY Ulster, 491 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge, NY 12484.

Alcoholics Anonymous, Eldred-Yulan New Beginnings

Support Groups Call Big Bob, 588 2000. Region: Sullivan. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. St. Anthony of Padua Church, Route 22, Yulan.

Narcotics Anonymous

Support Groups Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-647-6400. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM. D. Feinberg Room, lower level of Ellenville Regional Medical Center, Ellenville.

An intimate evening with Jay Ottaway to benefit Unison Arts Center

Fundraising Events This concert is free and open to the public. Region: Ulster. Cost: Free. Reservations: Not necessary. Phone: 845-255-1559. Email: info@unisonarts.org. Venue website: www.unisonarts.org. Artist/event website: www.jayottaway.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:00 PM. Unison Arts Center, 68 Mountain Rest Road, New Paltz, New York.

Halligan's

Nightlife / Clubs Double Dose Thursdays, 8:30 p.m. Thurs. through June. Region: Southern Orange. Artist/event website: www.middiebuzz.com. Thursday, April 24, 2014, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. 22 West St, Warwick.

Free consultation for dispute resolution

Community Free one-hour consultation by appointment. Learn about your options in seeking a separation or divorce. Mediation is fair, fast and affordable. Call 294-8082 ext. 34. Friday, April 25, 2014. Dispute Resolution Center, 110 Old Route 6, Carmel.

Rummage Sale

Fundraising Events Clothing, household items, toys, linens, jewelry, bunk beds and more. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-294-5330. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Goshen United Methodist Church 115 Main St. Goshen, NY.

Adult day services

Other Health Medical day care provides nursing, personal care, rehabilitation, dietary, social work counseling, specified medical, monitored services. Social day care provides music, pet therapy, arts and crafts, exercise, game programs, trips, educational program, discussions. Staffed by a registered nurse, LPN, dietitian, social worker, certified nursing assistants. Transportation, meals provided. To volunteer or seek services, call 794-3300, ext. 2781. Region: Sullivan. Friday, April 25, 2014, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris.

Rummage sale

Fundraising Events Sale hours are 9 a.m.-8 p.m. April 23, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 24-25, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. April 26. Region: Sullivan. Friday, April 25, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Roscoe Presbyterian Church, Old Route 17, Roscoe.

Non-juried Art Show

Library Events The Newburgh Free Library is hosting its Annual Community Art Show from April 1 to 25. The non-juried art show features entries in six categories: oil or acrylic, pastel, watercolor, photography, graphic or mixed media and sculpture. Ribbons are awarded for first, second, third and honorable mention in each category, as well as best in show.  The public is invited to attend; refreshments will be served courtesy of the Friends of the Newburgh Free Library. Opening reception: A reception will be held from 2-4 p.m. April 13 to kick off National Library Week. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-563-3619. Friday, April 25, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Newburgh Free Library Lobby Gallery, 124 Grand St. Newburgh.

Welcome to Motherhood

Support Groups Pregnancy and parenting classes with topics including bottle- and breast-feeding, postpartum emotional changes, caring for your newborn, more. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-987-5300. Friday, April 25, 2014, 9:30 AM – 11:30 AM. St. Anthony Community Hospital, Garden Room at Mount Alverno Center, 20 Grand St. Warwick.

Motorcyclepedia

Exhibits & Galleries Motorcyclepedia features more than 450 motorcycles along with photographs, posters, memorabilia, machinery, and other things related to bikes. There are several galleries including The Indian Timeline, Chopper City, The Circa Timeline, Fast from the Past, Harley-Davidsons, American Motorcycle Foundation's Gallery, and the Wall of Death. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-569-9065. Venue website: http://www.motorcyclepediamuseum.org. Cost: $11; children age 3-12, $5; children younger than 3, free. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. 250 Lake St. Newburgh. For more info visit www.motorcyclepediamuseum.org.

The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum

Exhibits & Galleries The Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum presents: The Final Days of the Civil War. Original historical documents and manuscript material related to America’s most disastrous war. Hours: Thursday- Saturday; 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Sunday; noon-4 p.m. Closed Mondays to Wednesdays. Thursday, January 2 – Sunday, April 27. Included in this exhibition are such unique documents and manuscript pages as: A draft of the official Constitution of the Confederate States of America The so-called “Counter-Emancipation Proclamation,” a document signed by Confederate President Jefferson Davis rejecting Lincoln’s proposal to end slavery. A page from the original manuscript of Union General William Tecumseh Sherman’s autobiography. The agreement declaring the surrender of Vicksburg, Mississippi, July 4, 1863, a turning point in the Civil War. The official death certificate of Abraham Lincoln. Admission is always free. Visit us KARPELES.COM or 569-4997 or KmuseumNBG@aol.com. Region: Hudson River Region. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 94 Broadway, Newburgh.

Al-Anon serenity group

Support Groups Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-294-9999. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. King of Kings Lutheran Church, 543 Union Ave, New Windsor.

Senior Fitness Fun

Seniors Senior Fitness Fun is a new and unique program designed for seniors of all ages and abilities. This program is customizable for everyone. You will improve your flexibility, range of motion, balance, coordination and strength while you get an aerobic workout! This class can be taken sitting or standing. You will have FUN and get a good workout at the same time! Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Donation of $3 per class. Phone: 908-616-0387. Email: istrausberg@yahoo.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Cornwall Senior Center (Munger Cottage), 183 Main St. Cornwall, NY 12518.

Bring a Friend to School Day

Kids' Activities Guest student must have a friend currently enrolled in Most Precious Blood School, grades K-8. Guests should arrive at the school at 11 a.m. dressed in comfortable school attire, and should be picked up at 3 p.m. at the main entrance. The school will supply lunch. A form must be completed before the guest's arrival. For more information, please call the school's main office at 778-3028. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Reservations: Yes. Please call the school main office. Phone: 845-778-3028. Email: patricia.walsh@archny.org. Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Most Precious Blood, 180 Ulster Ave. Walden.

Baby-care hot line

Support Groups 24 hours a day. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-334-4807. Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Overeaters Anonymous

Support Groups For specific information, call hot line. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-657-6603. Venue website: http://www.midhudsonoa.org. Friday, April 25, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. 12-step recovery program for compulsive overeaters. No dues, fees. Meets daily at various times, places in mid-Hudson.

"The Picturesque, the Pastoral, and the Sublime"

Exhibits & Galleries Two Dutchess County award-winning artists, Tarryl Gabel (painter) and Gregory Martin (photographer), explore themes of memory and emotion through their distinct yet complementary interpretations of the landscape in an exhibition titled “The Picturesque, the Pastoral, and the Sublime.” In Gallery C is "Frolic" an exhibit of ceramic animal figures by Judith Kepner Rose and Deborah Lecce. The Sculpture Garden opens with works by Eric Laxman. The exhibits will be on view from April 4-27. Gallery hours are noon-6 p.m. Thurs.-Sunday. For more information call 845-809-5838 or visit www.gallery66ny.com. Opening reception: Opening reception from 6-9 p.m. April 4. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Free to the public. Phone: 845-809-5838. Email: gallery66ny@gmail.com. Venue website: www.gallery66ny.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM. Gallery 66 NY 66 Main St. Cold Spring, NY.

THE PERFECT MEASURE - The Golden Ratio in Contemporary Art

Exhibits & Galleries The Perfect Measure: The Golden Ratio in Contemporary Art, curated by artist/writer Astrid Fitzgerald, includes works by eleven artists selected from the collection of the Museum of the Golden Ratio - a virtual museum dedicated to collecting and preserving individual expressions in art of the myriad aspects of the Golden Ratio. What these artists all have in common is their love of geometric and mathematical principles, in particular the Golden Ratio, Platonic Solids and Fibonacci Numbers. Opening reception: April 12. Region: Ulster. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Saugerties Performing Arts Factory, 169 Ulster Avenue, Saugerties.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Support Groups Meetings held daily; call for schedule. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

Blood drive

Support Groups By appointment or walk-in welcome. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-3300 ext. 2269. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. boardroom, Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris.

HANDS (Hope After Neonatal Death Through Sharing)

Support Groups Meets monthly as needed. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-483-6683. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Vassar Brothers Hospital, Poughkeepsie.

Narcotics

Support Groups Call for Ulster, Sullivan, Dutchess counties meetings. 24 hour service. Region: Hudson. Phone: 845-431-6996. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM.

Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

Museum The 14-acre site includes an interpretive trail around the remains of the fort. The fort is open dawn to dusk daily, year-round, for self-guided tours. Directions: the site is commemorated at the museum on Route 9W, one mile north of Bear Mountain in Fort Montgomery. Region: Hudson River. Phone: 845-786-2701. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Fort Montgomery State Historic Site, Route 9W, Highlands.

Charlie Chaplin Tribute Exhibit

Films Chaplin photos, articles, music, books, films & memorabilia. Dress up as Chaplin or 1910-‘30’s era (optional). 5-6pm: Social hour, food, short films. 6pm: Documentary film, “Unknown Chaplin” (1983). Three hours with two 15-minute intermissions. Hours open (besides April 19 event): By chance or appointment, or more, pending available gallery sitters; likely Fridays & Saturdays, 12-5pm. Call for appointment, or to confirm hours. Look for “open” sign. General Chaplin exhibit on view through May 31, 5pm. No other events planned. Phone: (845)340-0501. Directions: Near corner of Wall & North Front St. In Uptown Kingston NY. Cost: Free. Donations appreciated, not required. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 37 North Front St, 2nd Floor (over J&J's Hobbies), Kingston.

Spring Fever Feline Frenzy at Warwick Valley Humane Society

Pets Cat clearance during Spring only. Free gift to each adopter! Applications may be downloaded from our website. Homes are needed now for 130 cats. Directions: Off of Kings Highway across from Ackerman Road in Warwick. Registration: Approved applications only. Region: Southern Orange. Venue website: www.wvhumane.org. Cost: Adoption fees slashed to only $25 on all adult cats ages 1-year-old and older and free for special diet or special needs cats. Phone: 845-986-2473. Email: warwickhumane@yahoo.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Warwick Valley Humane Society 48 Public Work Road Warwick, NY.

CPR Classes BLS Healthcare Providers

Health Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845 597 9437. Email: info@nationalsafetyawareness.com. Venue website: www.nationalsafetyawareness.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. 46 D'Alfonso Road, Newburgh.

Senior Fitness Fun!

Seniors Senior Fitness Fun is a new and unique program designed for seniors of all ages and abilities. This program is customizable for everyone. You will improve your flexibility, range of motion, balance, coordination and strength while you get an aerobic workout! This class can be taken sitting or standing. You will have FUN and get a good workout at the same time! Directions: Our class is held in the room on the SECOND floor in the Middletown Senior Center. Seniors from any town are welcome! Region: Southern Orange. Registration: For information and questions, call Ivy at 908-616-0387. Cost: Suggested donation of $3 per class. Reservations: None needed. Please bring your own water to drink and small weights. You can bring two liter water bottles or two cans to use as weights if you prefer. Phone: 908-616-0387. Email: istrausberg@yahoo.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Middletown Mulberry House Senior Center, 62-70 West Main Street, Middletown.

American Chronic Pain Association

Support Groups starting chapter in Chester and Monroe. For patients and their families living with pain. Call Steven Kavalla, 783-4418, or visit www.theacpa.org. Region: Catskill. Friday, April 25, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM.

Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, Inc.

Support Groups Bereavement support groups for children and adults. Call for information on times and location. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-561-6111, ext. 316. Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Just Shred It!

Other Events Get rid of old documents and protect yourself from identity theft during this shred event. Documents will be put in the shredder truck and destroyed safely in seconds. Acceptable items for shredding include: paper (white or colored), file folders, staples and paper clips, plastic ID cards, credit cards, old checkbooks, empty prescription bottles, carbon paper, CDs, DVDs, and computer disks. Unacceptable items for shredding include: hazardous material, prescription bottles, syringes or needles, or any heavy metal objects such as nuts, bolts, metal plates, or hard drives. Region: Ulster. Reservations: RSVP preferred, but walk-ins welcome! Phone: 845-236-7272. Friday, April 25, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Marlboro Free Library back parking lot, 1251 Route 9W, Marlboro.

Arbor Day Tree Planting

Other Events The Cornwall Garden Club's Arbor Day observance. This event is open to the public. Directions: Cornwall on Hudson Riverfront Park. Registration: None. Region: Hudson River Region. Reservations: None. Cost: None. Phone: 845-527-5484. Email: kirwansk@aol.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 4:00 PM – 4:20 PM. Donahue Memorial Park, Cornwall-on-Hudson Riverfront.

Hudson Valley Fair

Community The Hudson Valley Fair returns for three consecutive weekends at Dutchess Stadium and features free live entertainment and shows including the Banana Derby, the High Flying Pages Circus, illusionist Lance Gifford, exotic animals, fireworks, a full petting zoo and more. A fireworks display will light up the sky every Saturday evening. Fair gates open at 5 p.m. on weekdays and 1 p.m. on weekends. Region: Dutchess. Cost: $3.50 per person with online discount or unlimited ride wristbands for $20 before the start of the fair. Ticket Web Link: www.hudsonvalleyfair.com. Artist/event website: www.hudsonvalleyfair.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Dutchess Stadium, 1500 New York 9D, Wappingers.

Tivoli Artists Gallery 2014 Landscape Show

Exhibits & Galleries More than a dozen Hudson Valley Artisan’s will display their interpretations of the landscape in many different styles from representational to the abstract, using various medias, including photography, oil, watercolor, and more. Featured artists include Julia Aneshansley, Karen Caton, Denise Chandler, Dot Chase, Lara Chkhetiani, Olive Farrell, Susan Fowler-Gallagher, Jay Friedenberg, Tarryl Gabel, Vikki Hanast, Roxanne Johnson, Salley Lyon, Gregory Martin, Kevin Palfreyman, Gilbert Rios, Marcia Slatkin, Pam Tucker, Karl Lyon, and Marsha Walton. Exhibit will be on view from April 4-27. Gallery hours are 5-9 p.m. Fri. 1-9 p.m. Sat. and 1-5 p.m. Sun. Admission is free. For more information, please call Greg Martin at 845-298-8735 or Tarryl Gabel at 845-452-8715, or visit www.tivoliartistsgallery.com/. Opening reception: Meet the artists at the opening reception, which will take place on Saturday, April 5th from 6:00-8:00 pm. Region: Dutchess. Cost: Free. Phone: 8457572667. Email: gregorybmartin@gmail.com. Venue website: www.tivoliartistsgallery.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Tivoli Artists Gallery 60 Broadway Tivoli, NY 12583.

CPR Classes Community (Heartsaver)/Friends & Family

Certification Classes Region: Hudson River Region. Registration: To register, call 845-597-9437. Phone: 845 597 9437. Email: info@nationalsafetyawareness.com. Directions: Off 17k near target plaza. Venue website: www.nationalsafetyawareness.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 46 D'Alfonso Road, Newburgh, NY 12550.

Narcotics Anonymous

Support Groups basic text meeting. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Friday, April 25, 2014, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

Cuddebackville community dinner

Community Meals Join us for soup, sandwiches, salads, desserts, coffee and fellowship. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Free. Directions: route 209 cuddebackville across from oakland vally rd. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Cuddebackville Reformed Church, Route 209, Cuddebackville.

African Drumming

Classes/Workshops Classes are led by master drummer Kazi Oliver. Oliver, an expert in authentic African rhythms and culture, sees the drum as a powerful tool for unity and harmony, cutting through all ages, religions, races, cultures and gender. He has appeared on ABC-TV with Barbara Walters, on PBS, at M.I.T. in Boston, at the World Trade Center, and at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. He has also conducted classes, workshops and residencies for youths and adults in public and private schools, summer camps, colleges, community centers, organizations, corporations and homeless shelters. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: Admission is free, however donations are welcome as they allow us to continue and expand our program offerings. Phone: 845-561-4061 ex 266. Email: babrams@myindependentliving.org. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM. Independent Living, Inc. Wellness Center at The Cornerstone Residence, 111 Broadway, Newburgh.

2nd Annual Tricky Tray

Penny Social/Tricky Tray Over 200 baskets from soup to nuts and slippers to sawsalls. Separate large prize table with some very desirable items. Also, 50/50 raffle. Doors open at 6 p.m. drawing starts at 7.30 p.m. Family friendly. Refreshments available. Directions: New Paltz Elks Lodge is located on Route 32, about one mile south of the junction with South Putt Corners Rd. Region: Ulster. Cost: $5 admission price includes a sheet of 25 tickets and entry into door prize drawing; additional tickets $4 per sheet of 25 or $10 for three sheets. Phone: (845) 857-8888. Email: admin@eternal-circle.org. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM. New Paltz Elks Lodge, 290 Route 32, New Paltz NY 12561.

Friday Night Zumba in Newburgh

Other Health Join the dance party with a fun zumba class taught by Cynthia. A donation of up to $5 is requested, but not required to participate. The class will focus on body toning, stress relief, and cardio workouts. RSVP 563-8000 ext. 1260. Region: Northern Orange. Phone: 845-563-8000 ext. 1255. Email: areyes@ghvfhc.org. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. The Greater Hudson Valley Family Health Center, 147 Lake Street, Newburgh. For more info visit www.ghvfhc.org.

Family Zumbathon/Tricky Tray/Vendor Event

Fundraising Events The Minisink Teachers' Association, with the help of Studio Ayo, hosts its 3rd Annual Family Zumbathon Event/Health Expo featuring vendors and a tricky tray. All proceeds from this event go towards the school's scholarship fund. Space is limited. No one under 16 will be admitted without a chaperone. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: $10 per person, $20 per family up to 4 ($2 per additional family member); $8 in advance, $15 per family up to 4 ($2 per additional family member). Phone: 845-325-9578. Email: lalliegro@icloud.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Minisink Valley High School Gym, 2230 Route 6, Slate Hill, NY.

Bubbas BBQ

Nightlife / Clubs Tyler Storms, 6:30 p.m. every Fri. and Sat. 583-4333. bubbasbbqwhitelake.com. Region: Sullivan. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. 1568 Route 17B, White Lake.

Orange County Mineral Society meeting

Clubs / Organizations A presentation by Donald "Doc" Bayne: Making Iron. All are welcome. Call 683-1167. Region: Northern Orange. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Gander Mountain Store, Rt. 211, Middletown.

Orange County Mineral Society meeting

Clubs / Organizations A presentation by Donald "Doc" Bayne: Making Iron. All are welcome. Call 683-1167. Region: Northern Orange. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Gander Mountain Store, Rt. 211, Middletown.

New Paltz BMX

Bicycling Call for meeting location. Region: Hudson River Region. Phone: 845-236-7365. Friday, April 25, 2014, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM.

The Spillway Band

Nightlife / Clubs Featuring an eclectic mix of rock, country, oldies, R&B, blues and originals. The band is made up of Jon Coghill on guitar and vocals, singing drummer, Bob Schnitzer, and Randy Hudler on bass and vocals. Each member brings their unique talent to the group creating a fresh sound, even to songs you’ve heard before, and their diverse song list will keep you dancing all night. For more information, contact us at (845) 688-2444 or www.emersonresort.com. Region: Ulster. Cost: No cover. Phone: 845-688-2828. Venue website: www.emersonresort.com. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM. The Emerson Resort 5340 Route 28 Mt. Tremper, NY 12457.

Celebrate Recovery,

Support Groups A Christ-centered 12-step program for any hurt, habit or hang-ups. Region: Orange North. Phone: 570-296-6019. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Milford Bible Church, 110 Foxcroft Drive Milford, Pa.

Parents Anonymous support group for parents of younger children

Support Groups Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-292-5821, ext. 633. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. CACHE office, 63 S. Main St. Liberty.

Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues benefits Safe Homes

Fundraising Events Call 562-5365 ext. 101. Region: Northern Orange. Cost: Advanced tickets $20; at the door $25. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. The Village of Montgomery Senior Center, 36 Bridge St. Montgomery.

Woodland Pond to Host Chic Fashion Show featuring Styles from Rambling Rose Boutique

Fundraising Events Woodland Pond at New Paltz, the only continuing care retirement community in the Mid-Hudson Valley, teams up with the Rambling Rose Boutique to host a fashion show to raise funds for the Woodland Pond Interfaith Meditation Room. There will also be 50/50 raffle tickets available for purchase. All proceeds will benefit the project. Seating is limited, please RSVP by calling 845-256-5900. The fashion show features 15 models comprised of Woodland Pond staff and residents, students and the residents’ grandchildren. Rambling Rose will debut it’s spring and summer collection of clothing and accessories at the event. Admission is $20 per person and complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served. Open to the public. Region: Ulster. Cost: $20; complimentary wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served. All proceeds benefit the Woodland Pond project. Reservations: Seating is limited, please RSVP by calling 845-256-5900. Phone: 2148907912. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. 100 Woodland Pond Circle, New Paltz, NY 12561.

Opening reception for "Scrambled Realities” mixed media paintings by Jane Dell

Other Events Exhibit will be on view through May 17. Region: Sullivan. Cost: Free and open to the public. Phone: (845) 252-7576. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Alliance Gallery, Delaware Arts Center, 37 Main St, Narrowsburg, NY.

Coach House Players

Theater "Death By Fatal Murder" is a murder mystery comedy, 7:30 p.m. April 25-26; 2 p.m. April 27. $17-$20. 331-2476. coachhouseplayers.org. Region: Ulster. Cost: $18-$20. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. 12 Augusta St. Kingston.

Community Church of Wurtsboro

Concerts Concert by Adam Miller Renowned Folksinger and Storyteller. Region: Sullivan. Phone: 845-888-8004. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. 134 Sullivan St. Wurtsboro.

Narcotics Anonymous

Support Groups regular meeting. Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-794-8080. Friday, April 25, 2014, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Recovery Center Clubhouse, 17 Hamilton Ave. Monticello.

SUNY Ulster Theatre Program presents: John Steinbeck's “The Grapes of Wrath” by Frank Galati

Theater Renowned first as a novel, then a prize-winning motion picture, the story follows the Joad family and their flight from the dust bowl of Oklahoma. The play is a soaring and deeply moving affirmation of the human spirit and the essential goodness and strength that -- then as now -- reside in the hearts and minds of the "common man." Winner of the 1990 Tony Award and Outer Critics Circle Award. Directed by theater coordinator, Stephen Balantzian. There will be a matinee at 3 p.m. April 27. Region: Ulster. Cost: $10 donation per person helps fund the next play. Phone: 845.687.5262. Email: communityrelations@sunyulster.edu. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 PM. SUNY Ulster, 491 Cottekill Road, Stone Ridge, NY 12484.

Paramount Hudson Valley

Concerts Dead On Live: Best of the Dead ’70-’75, 8 p.m. April 25. $18.75-$27. 914-739-0039. paramounthudsonvalley.com. Region: Westchester. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 PM. 1008 Brown St. Peekskill.

Newton Theatre

Comedy The Big Apple Comedy Club, 8 p.m. Sept. 27 $20-$25. 973-383-3700 or thenewtontheatre.com. The best comics are coming to Newton, NJ!! Jimmy Dunn, Kevin Flynn, Jimmy Failla and Kevin Downey, Jr. will be here at The Newton Theatre November 29, 2013, January 24, 2014, March 21, 2014 and May 16, 2014. Tickets go on sale July 26th at 11AM. Region: Hudson River Region. Cost: $20-$25 Buy 3 shows and get 10% off your entire purchase!!! Phone: (973) 383-3700. Email: info@thenewtontheatre.com. Ticket Phone: (973) 383-3700. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 PM – 9:30 PM. 234 Spring Street Newton, NJ 07860.

Fourth Fridays Lounge Music Night

Nightlife / Clubs Thanks to the success of January's party, Booksmrt and Chill Wine Bar kick off a new monthly party on the Fourth Friday of the month. Take the edge off your week with laid-back lounge, house, classic alternative and new new wave tunes curated by Booksmrt, full tapas menu, craft beers and wines by the glass. 21 and over. No cover! Region: Dutchess. Cost: No cover. Reservations: No RSVP necessary. Directions: Chill is located at 173 Main Street in Beacon, across from RiverWinds Gallery. Ticket Phone: 914-414-8716. Venue website: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Chill-Wine-Bar/136133359768601www. Artist/event website: https://www.facebook.com/DJBooksmrt. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 PM – Saturday, April 26, 2014, 12:00 AM. Chill Wine Bar 173 Main St. Beacon, NY 12508. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Claryville Fire Department

Films The Hobbit; Desolation of Smaug. 985-7270. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM. 1500 Denning Road, Claryville.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Support Groups Region: Catskill. Phone: 845-796-2826. Friday, April 25, 2014, 8:30 PM – 9:30 PM. Methodist Church, 254 Rock Hill Drive, Rock Hill.

AboveNY Fridays

Nightlife / Clubs A different genre every Friday. Check out our website for all the details. Region: Dutchess. Cost: $5. Reservations: No. Registration: No. Phone: (845) 345-3301. Email: abovenewyork@gmail.com. Artist/event website: www.aboveny.biz. Friday, April 25, 2014, 10:00 PM – Saturday, April 26, 2014, 4:00 AM. Thirty 3 Nightclub & Ultra Lounge 33 Academy St. Poughkeepsie, NY. For more info visit www.aboveny.biz.