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30 March 2017 04:19PM
Literacy Connections

With the implementation of a new, online training platform, Literacy Connections has had an increase in new volunteers coming onboard to tutor adult literacy students. Despite the increased volunteer recruitment, we still have a long way to go to provide free literacy tutoring to all…

Local culture | Local living | Kids and Schools
30 March 2017 03:32PM
Brenda Shufelt

The Hudson Area Library and the City of Hudson Senior Center present a free intergenerational cooking class for teens and seniors on Monday, April 10 at 3:30pm taught by local chef and educator Nicole Lobue. This class will give the teen and senior attendees an…

Business/Growth | Local culture | Local living
30 March 2017 12:00PM
Caldwell Gallery Hudson

March is Women’s History Month, and in celebration the National Museum of Women in the Arts challenged people to name #5WomenArtists. Our gallery has enjoyed participating in this challenge via social media. As March winds down, here is a small sampling of women artists at…

Soft news | Local culture | Local living
30 March 2017 11:18AM
Henry Diamond

Friday, April 14 9:00PM

The Roughouts

A mini-festival of regional Americana and honky-tonk performers hosted by “Sauerkraut” Seth Travins, Seth’s Sauerkraut Revue will feature country-roots and old-time sounds from the Roughouts and old-jazz, ragtime and blues from Miss Maybell & Slimpickins.

Doors: 6:00 PM
Show: 9:00 PM
21 and…

Soft news | Local culture | Local living
30 March 2017 11:10AM
Henry Diamond

Sunday, April 9 7:00PM

Varla Jean Merman

http://varlaonline.com/” />http://varlaonline.com/

Varla Jean Merman is a character originated and portrayed by Jeffery Roberson, an American actor, singer, and drag performer. Varla’s fictitious pedigree boasts that Ernest Borgnine is her father and Ethel Merman is her…

Local culture
30 March 2017 10:08AM

hudsonoperahouse.org/2017/03/22/fayals-scarf-benefit-sale/

Scarf Sale to Benefit Hudson Hall at the historic Hudson Opera House

Hosted by Fayal Greene
Saturday, April 1, 4-6pm

A message from board member Fayal Greene:

We are moving to Maine at the end of April after 50 years in the Hudson Valley. I’ve been involved for about…

Fiction/Memoir
30 March 2017 09:42AM
Maureen McNeil

imby.com/claverack/userblogs/the-red-diary/

March 30, 1962

Dear Red,
I guess I just don’t care about Dr. G’s psychoanalysis any more. I’m not making
progress. And these salty tears are not good for my skin. I like his kids and
the family dinners. Otherwise, I feel used. Period. He keeps talking…

Local culture
30 March 2017 09:23AM
TSL

Volunteer EXTRAS needed for THE BREAD FACTORY, a feature film being directed by Patrick Wang and shot in Hudson throughout the month of April.

A large number of volunteer extras are needed for the morning of Saturday, April 8th (rain date is April…

Local culture
30 March 2017 09:23AM
TSL

Volunteer EXTRAS needed for THE BREAD FACTORY, a feature film being directed by Patrick Wang and shot in Hudson throughout the month of April.

A large number of volunteer extras are needed for the morning of Saturday, April 8th (rain date is April…

Local culture | Local living
29 March 2017 10:16PM
B. Docktor

Pictured above: “Hudson-Athens Lighthouse,” photo on canvas by B. Docktor, “Fantasia on Main Street,” limited edition archival photograph by H. David Stein, “NYPD Rainbow,” mixed media piece by Rebecca Becker
More info here: http://blog.bdocktorphotography.com/

New show opening at 510 Warren Street Gallery this Saturday, April…

Politics/Government
29 March 2017 08:42PM
Karen Fetty

thealt.com/2017/03/28/tmi-dear-john/

Rep. John Faso, it is time to “man up” as you so colorfully told Gov. Andrew Cuomo last week. You’ve revealed yourself for what you truly are–a partisan lemming willing to stake your reputation–and the fate of your constituents–to the dangerous agenda of a president…

Politics/Government
29 March 2017 08:37PM
Karen Fetty

www.dailyfreeman.com/general-news/20170328/rep-faso-sees-his-constituents-as-evenly-divided-in-health-care-debate

KINGSTON, N.Y. >> U.S. Rep John Faso says he believes his constituency is evenly divided on health care — half wanting either to preserve Obamacare or adopt a single-payer system and the other half focused on repealing Obamacare.

In a front page story in Sunday’s New…

Local culture
29 March 2017 08:02PM
patty wineapple

halfmoontheatre.org/yours-anne

YOURS, ANNE opened last weekend to standing ovations at every performance. This is the final weekend with three performances left—Friday and Saturday @ 8. Sunday @ 2.

YOURS, ANNE is a poignant and fresh retelling of Anne Frank’s story that brings to life her renowned…

Soft news | Local culture | Local living
29 March 2017 07:47PM
Henry Diamond

Friday, March 31 9:00PM

Hello H(elsinki) H(udson) F(riend)s:

From the first time I saw http://chuckprophet.com/” />Chuck Prophet with his group, the Mission Express, at the old Club Helsinki in Great Barrington, Mass., back in July 2002, it’s been a mystery to me why he…

Politics/Government | Business/Growth | Environment
29 March 2017 07:46PM
Basilica Hudson

Wednesday, April 5 @ 7PM @ Basilica Hudson, 110 South Front Street

FREE with suggested donation towards supporting the work of the Filmmakers and Basilica Hudson.

The Hudson River, like many waterways around the world, has long been treated like an infinite waste barrel, a dumping ground…

Local culture
29 March 2017 07:38PM
Therese Eiben

The Writers Studio / Hudson Valley Reading Series featuring special guests Lesley Dormen and Cynthia Weiner, who will be reading with students from The Writers Studio / Hudson Valley workshop Saturday, April 1, 2017, 4:30–6 pm at The Shaker, 119 Warren Street in Hudson. Please…

Local food/farms
29 March 2017 07:20PM
Chris Cashen

farmatmillerscrossing.com

This Saturday, April 1, come celebrate New York State Maple Day with us. Take a free tour of the farm anytime in the morning, and eat a pancake breakfast with Miller’s Crossing Maple Syrup, of course, served by Philmont Fire Company from 9 to 12.…

 

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