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HVP August 2018

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Page 34 of 39 n Hudson Valley Parent 35 Music and Art Journaling. Learn some fun and simple techniques to express yourself visually and expand your creativity through art-journaling, while enjoying some good music. All materials will be provided. Registration required. 6:30-8:30pm. Newburgh Free Library Storyhour Room. 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. Railroad History Programs. Learn all about the history of the railroad. Second Monday of each month. Fun for the whole family! 7:30pm. The Hyde Park Station. 34 River Rd., Hyde Park. 14: Tuesday The Altamont Fair. This family fun tradition celebrates its 126th year with midway rides, a circus, racing pigs, live music, livestock shows, agricultural exhibits and demonstrations, hypnotism shows, a petting zoo, tiger shows, exotic reptile presentations, chainsaw carving demonstrations, lumberjack shows, contests, a vast variety of fair food and more. One price admission includes parking, entertainment and rides. Fair gates open at 10am daily. Altamont Fairgrounds. 129 Grand St., Altamont. 518-861-6671. Town of Mount Hope and Village of Otisville Summer Concert Series. Enjoy outdoor music on Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. 7-8:30pm. Mount Hope Park Pavilion. 356 Finchville Tpke., Otisville. 15: Wednesday Chess. For children and adults of all ages and skill levels. Program is located in the Library Annex. This is not a drop off program: adults must stay with children 12 and under. 2-3pm. North East-Millerton Library. 75 Main St., Millerton. 518-789-3340. Rockin' Beaded Bracelets. Make a beautiful bracelet out of beads and wire. Choose a ready- made packet of beads and string your own pattern. 6:30-7:45pm. Goshen Public Library & Historical Society Library Meeting Room. 203 Main St., Goshen. 294-6606. 16: Thursday Check Mate Chess Club. Play against others at your level or learn to play chess. Open to youth of all ages and abilities. 2-3pm. Newburgh Free Library Storyhour Room. 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. Sip and Paint. Join us for this popular program where you paint and sip on the drinks (non- alcoholic). Liam Vogel, local artist and Assistant Gallery Director at the Wallkill River School, will give you step-by step instruction on how to create a landscape scene using acrylic painting on canvas. All materials will be provided. Please wear old clothes for painting or bring a smock. 6-8pm. Newburgh Free Library Storyhour Room. 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. Warwick Drive-In-Warwick Summer Arts Festival. One of the many gems of Warwick is the seasonal warm summer night outing to the Drive-In to enjoy cinema al fresco. For a second year, the Warwick Summer Arts Festival has partnered with Milkweed Sugar Loaf to present the annual one- night film festival of short films at the legendary Warwick Drive-In Theater. A line up of short films in a variety of genres including drama, comedy, animation, documentary, sci-fi, horror, music and experimental videos. Filmmakers of all ages and experience are invited to present their work and compete to win a cash prize. 8-11pm. 5 Warwick Tpke., Warwick. 17: Friday 14th Annual Hudson Valley Ribfest. BBQ, bands and more! There will be all kinds of delicious food, musical entertainment and contests. Check out all of our vendors. Times vary by day. Ulster County Fair- grounds. 249 Libertyville Rd., New Paltz. 844-742-3378. Nerf Wars. Join us for an after-hours Nerf battle and pizza. Free. Please RSVP. 5:30-7pm. Olive Free Library. 4033 Rte. 28A, West Shokan. 657-2482. Teen Advisory Board Meeting. We're moving the Teen area and we need YOU to make it what you want. Snacks will be provided. Teen Advisory Board (TAB) is a group for YOU to have a say in what the library does. We plan programs, suggest materials for the library and just hang out. Newcomers are always welcome! Open to grades 7-12. 2-3pm. Newburgh Free Library Storyhour Room. 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. 18: Saturday Farming with Kids. Children of all ages from toddler to teens perform farm chores and have a great time. Activities vary with the season. Kids do real farm chores: milking goats, feeding chickens, collecting eggs, grooming horses, harvesting from the garden. Available every Saturday through October. No reservations needed. Adults - $8, Children - $6. 10am. Apple Pond Farm. 80 Hahn Rd., Callicoon Center. 482-4764. Movies Under The Walkway. Free family friendly movie and music under the Walkway. There will be food and entertainment before the film. Enjoy Black Panther under the stars. 7-10pm. Upper Landing Park. 83 N Water St., Poughkeepsie. 471-1775. Newburgh Puerto Rican Festival. Celebrating our rich Puerto Rican culture with community and friends! This is a free event with live entertainment, food and arts craft vendors as well as children activities! Feel free to bring your lounge chairs and dancing shoes! 12-7pm. People's Waterfront. 1 Washington St., Newburgh. 206-5197. Opening Weekend at Hurds Family Farm. Enjoy an exciting weekend with more than 30 creative outdoor activities featuring a Wild Apple Obstacle Course. Enjoy Icy Cider slushies, cider donuts and more at the Apple Cafe. Free toddler time for kids on the Big Apple Bounce pillow. All Day. Hurds Family Farm. 2187 Rte. 32, Modena. 883-7825 Saugerties Farmers Market. Visit the market to find locally harvested food grown, raised, prepared and brought to market by local farmers. There will be local produce, handmade backed goods and artisan crafts. The Saugerties Farmers (Continued on Page 36) For more great calendar listings visit us online at

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