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36 Hudson Valley Parent n October 2017 Salsa 101: For Beginners. While salsa is sweeping across the globe, there is no better place to learn it than at your own library. This class will start with exercises to get you moving comfortably and confidently to Latin rhythms, transitioning into fundamental salsa footwork. Taught by DJ Rene Campos. 7 – 8:30pm. Newburgh Free Library Auditorium. 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. 19: Thursday Halloween Foods Program for Teens. Presented by Theresa Grimm of A Cook in My Kitchen. Grades 6 and up. Get your hands dirty and build your own graveyard cake while enjoying a snack of Dead Man's Fingers. Join Theresa for a hands on demonstration of how fun and gory it is to throw a Halloween party for you and your friends. Registration required. 4:30pm. Tuxedo Park Library. 227 Rte. 17, Tuxedo Park. 351-2207. Preschool Story Class. Register in the Just for Kids Area by lottery on September 13, 14 or 15! A program of stories, songs, and crafts based on a theme. Bring your library card so your child can choose books too! 1:30 - 2:15pm. Goshen Public Library & Historical Society Library Meeting Room. 203 Main St., Goshen. 294-6606. Read for the Record. Library patrons of all ages are invited to listen to the picture book Quackers by Liz Wong to be a part of reading for the world record for most number of people reading the same book in a day. (In 2013, the Read for the Record campaign did break the world reading record when 2,462,860 children and adults read Otis, by Loren Long.) 12 -12:15pm. Newburgh Free Library Lobby. 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. 20: Friday Animal Spooktacular with Animal Embassy. Meet some of the animals that haunt our dreams, make our "skin crawl," and the hair stand up on the back of our necks! We'll discuss animals that are perfectly at home in the shadows and in swamps, and are on the prowl under the moonlit sky. Join Animal Embassy as we demystify these amazing creatures and help library patrons to cross the line from fear to respect and appreciation. Registration required. 6:30-8pm. Tuxedo Park Library. 227 Rte. 17, Tuxedo Park. 351-2207. Love My Library Drop in Story Class. A drop in story time for all ages not yet in kindergarten! A fun time with stories, songs and a craft! 11 - 11:30am. Goshen Public Library & Historical Society Library Meeting Room. 203 Main St., Goshen. 294-6606. 21: Saturday DIY Make and Take: Book Pumpkin - Town Branch. Learn to make a cute decorative pumpkin out of an old book. 11am – 12pm. Newburgh Free Library TOWN BRANCH (2). 124 Grand St., Newburgh. 563-3601. Fire Safety Storytime. Come to the Carmel Fire Station for a fire safety storytime! Come listen to a story, learn about fire safety and see really cool fire trucks. Registration is required. Register with the Kent Library. Parents must stay with children. 11:30am-12:30pm. Carmel Fire House. 94 Gleneida Ave., Carmel. 225-8585. Good Day, Good Night Storytime. In this previously unpublished picture book by Margaret Wise Brown, author of the beloved children's book Goodnight Moon, readers will take comfort in the reassuring world of the little bunny and delight at the attention to detail and hidden surprises on every page. Join us for story time, with activities to follow. 11am. Barnes and Nobles. 1177 Ulster Ave., Kingston. 336-0590. New York State Sheep and Wool Festival. A fun family festival with sheep shearing demonstrations, animal shows, authors, fiber arts workshops, wine tastings, cooking demonstrations and kids' activities. 9am-5pm Sat., 10am-5pm Sun. Dutchess County Fairgrounds. 6550 Springbrook Ave. (Rte. 9), Rhinebeck. Pumpkin Patch Story Walk and Craft. Drop in anytime between 1-4pm to walk and read a story in the library's pumpkin patch! Have fun making your own pumpkin craft to take home with you! 1- 4pm. Goshen Public Library & Historical Society Library Meeting Room. 203 Main St., Goshen. 294-6606. 22: Sunday Fall Festival. Pick your own pumpkins are grown on 20 acres of farm land and are part of the farms traditional Fall Festival starting weekends in October. Tractor drawn hayrides and pony rides on weekends, a straw maze, farm animals and a farm stand are also featured. This event occurs every Saturday and Sunday. 10am-5pm. Manza Family Farm. 730 State Rte. 211, Montgomery. 692-4364. Old Rhinebeck Pumpkin Bombing and Fall Festival. Nothing compares to colorful antique flying machines of the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome performing against the splendor of the Hudson River Valley's fall foliage. The kids will enjoy watching pumpkins being dropped in target bombing demonstrations during the air show, or face painting, decorating pumpkins and fall arts and crafts before the air show. Air show runs 2 – 4pm, the Museum and grounds will be open 10am – 5pm. Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome. 9 Norton Rd., Red Hook. 752-3200. 23: Monday Poughkeepsie Waterfront Market. Celebrate the Agricultural Bounty of the Hudson Valley! The Poughkeepsie Waterfront Market will operate Monday evenings from 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm and will feature fresh vegetables, fruits, meat, eggs, poultry, baked goods, and more from local Hudson Valley farms. 4-7:30pm. Poughkeepsie Waterfront Market. 75 North Water St., Poughkeepsie. 471-0589 ext. 12. Preschool Story Hour. Preschool Story Hour taps into the boundless energy of three to five-year- olds to get your child involved in this interactive story time. This program will engage your children with stories,finger plays and songs and encourage them to learn sounds, letter recognition, and new words as they grow into pre-readers. Each program is followed by a hands-on craft and snacks. 10:30-11:30am. Town of Ulster Public Library . 860 Ulster Ave., Kingston. 338-7881. 24: Tuesday Art on the Farm - Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition. 1st Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show. Four month exhibit will showcase Mid-Hudson and regional artist, open free of charge to the public during normal business hours. Tues. 8-6:30pm Wed.-Fri. 8-3:30pm Sat. 8-3pm. Poughkeepsie Farm Project. 51 Vassar Farm Ln., Poughkeepsie. 214-3218. Library Story Time. Stories, Rhymes, Games And SongsAges 2-5 years old, their caregivers, siblings and guests. Every Tuesday. 11:15-11:45am. Livingston Manor Free Library. 92 Main St., Livingston Manor. 439-5440. 25: Wednesday Mount Gulian Opens For Tour Season. Mount Gulian Historic Site tours of the historic home, Dutch barn, and restored garden. Open 1-5pm, last tour begins at 4pm. Mount Gulian Historic Site. 145 Sterling St., Beacon. 831-8172. Tunezday. A youth musical jam session! Bring your own instrument (and any power supply/batteries and such) and let's start making some music! This is an informal, fun way to make music together. This is not an instructional session; participants should have some skill with their chosen instrument. For ages 10-17. 4:30 – 5:30pm. Tivoli Free Library. 86 Broadway, Tivoli. 757-3771. 26: Thursday Photo Tips, Tricks and Techniques for DSLR Cameras. Karen Pfeiffer, owner of Clicks by Karen will share 50 ways to either make your photography better, easier or more playful. In addition, some tips on how to take care of your camera and camera gear. These tips are directed for DSLR (digital single lens reflex) cameras. Space is limited – registration required. 7:00pm. Tuxedo Park Library. 227 Rte. 17, Tuxedo Park. 351-2207. CALENDAR (Continued from Page 35) For more great calendar listings visit us online at

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