Calendar of events

Saturday, July 27

American Heart Association CPR and First Aid Class

8:00 AM
This class is for anyone who needs education and certification to perform CPR, AED and First Aid. This class includes free Narcan Training and Each student gets a free Narcan Kit.

Birds and Berries at Minnewaska

9:30 AM
Join Nick Martin, Park Educator, for a delicious morning stroll through the old Minnewaska golf course and orchard. This approximately mile-and-a-half long route wanders among blueberry and huckleberry bushes that should be ripe for the picking. …

Geology Hike to the Ice Caves at Sam's Point

10:00 AM
Join Christina Seymour, Student Conservation Association Intern, on this interpretive hike through the Ice Caves at Sam's Point. Learn about how these fascinating crevices formed, while you cool off in their natural air conditioning! Along the way …

Trailside Museums & Zoo Summer Discovery Day Program

10:00 AM
Summer is around the corner. Time for children to explore the outdoors and get to know the local wildlife and history! Trailside Museums & Zoo offers a Summer Discovery Program for elementary thru middle school children. It’s a fun, hands-on time! …

Friends of the Library Ice Cream Social – Drop-in event

1:00 PM
The Friends of Cornwall Library will be hosting the Annual Ice Cream Social and Book Sale from 1-3 p.m. July 27. This year, the Friends are proud to present Cornwall singer-songwriter, Jim Carberry, who will play a selection of acoustic rock and …

Nina Postupack, Ulster County Clerk, Announces Installation of Sculpture Exhibit “The House” at the Matthewis Persen House Museum

1:00 PM
Step into a unique world where art meets history. Curated by local artist Jessica Gaddis, “The House” features original artwork from Lauren Anderson, Omari Douglin, Eric Ehrnschwender, Jessica Gaddis, Amanda Heidel, Julia Rooney, Val Shamma, …

Newburgh Open Movement

3:00 PM
Open to all ages, creeds, abilities, colors, shapes and sizes. The first hour of the event is a guided warm-up and movement awareness workshop led by Ophra Wolf of Force & Flow, followed by free and open time and space for you to move or observe as …

Broadway in Your Backyard

4:00 PM
Presented by the Greater Newburgh Symphony Orchestra. Featuring an exciting group of soloists singing their hearts out to your favorite music from Broadway. This promises to be a delightful event that will have everyone singing along, and humming …


4:00 PM
The sixth Annual Great Extension Duck Derby will be held at the CCE Education Center and 4-H Park during Day 2 of our 4-H Fair & Family Festival. Ducks will be released promptly at 4:14 pm, so be sure to arrive on time, as you do not want to miss …

Annual Chicken BBQ

5:00 PM
Menu includes ½ BBQ chicken, baked potatoes, coleslaw, baked beans, corn on the cob, dinner roll, watermelon, brownies, and lemonade/iced tea/water. Proceeds from this event support the Reformed Church of Shawangunk.

Church Fair and Chicken Dinner

5:00 PM
Church Fair with baked good, clothing boutique, book table and refreshments. Hill of Treasures Yard Sale opens at 8 a.m. Chicken dinner, 5-7 p.m. Call 561-6969 for dinner tickets.

“To Ask a Question / To Carry on Without an Answer,” a SUNY New Paltz alumni art exhibition

5:00 PM
This Exhibition will be on display through Aug. 28. "To Ask a Question" features works by five artists and SUNY New Paltz MFAs, and five hand-selected mentors who have been influential guides and motivators to each young artist's studio …

Christmas in July!

Come and join the New Prospect Reformed Church for a night of song and celebration. Refreshments to follow.

Falcon Main Stage: Tom Freund & Friends-Opener: Chris Rattie & The New Rebels

California-based troubadour sings of skateboarders & lunch boxes. Freund’s intimate, heartfelt new solo album, East of Lincoln chronicles a personal journey along the path from self-doubt to enlightenment. The record is a potent reminder that life …

Falcon Underground: Chogni Lama

. Twenty year old Woodstock-based guitarist/singer/writer/producer Chogyi Lama is a shapeshifter— moving intuitively across genres and styles, embodying whatever he is playing. Sitting in with some of the industry's most inspiring artists, he has …

Jimmy Sturr, 18-time Grammy Winner, to Perform Benefit Concert for Hudson Valley Honor Flight

Special guests include: Brass Transit, with their tribute to the multi-platinum songbook of CHICAGO featuring such hits as “Saturday in the Park”, “Beginnings”, “Color My World”, “Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is” & more! In …

Orange County Freedom Fest

Orange County Executive Steven M. Neuhaus reminds residents that the County’s 2019 Freedom Fest fireworks show, sponsored by ShopRite, will be held on Saturday, July 27th at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Montgomery. Gates will open at 4:00 p.m. and …

Ranger Adventures: Birds & Hummingbird Feeders

Come to Sterling Forest and learn more about the fascinating world of birds. Discover which birds call our area home for the whole year and which ones are just visiting for the summer. We will then take a short hike and see what birds we can find. …

Sunday, July 28

4-H Fair & Family Festival

9:00 AM

Awosting Falls and Compass Rock Loop Hike at Minnewaska

9:30 AM
Join Laura Conner, Environmental Educator, for a five-mile, round trip hike that features a visit to the iconic, 65- foot tall Awosting Falls and a beautiful view of the Rondout Valley from a rocky outcrop. Beginning on the High Peterskill Footpath, …