Events for January 14-20, 2019


January 14-20, 2019

Tappan Zee Demolition, January 15, at 10 a.m. The New York State Thruway/I-87/I-287 will close in both directions from Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow (Exit 9) to Nyack/South Nyack/US Route 9W (Exit 11) for about 45 minutes as explosives are used to drop the eastern span of the former commuter bridge into the Hudson River.

Harlem Wizards, January 16 • 5:30 - 9:30 p.m.
Webutuk High School, 194 Haight Rd., Amenia.
$14 students, $18 adults. Website.

Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Weekend, January 18-21
Frost Valley YMCA, 2000 Frost Valley Road, Claryville.
Enjoy cross-country ski and snowshoe trails, ice skating rink on Lake Cole, ice fishing and snow tube run. Warm up indoors at our indoor floor hockey arena, climbing gym, archery range and arts and crafts studio. 845-985-2291;

Kingston Winter Farmers’ Market, January 19 • 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Old Dutch Church, Kingston.

Hyde Park Winterfest, January 19 • 1-4 p.m.
Hackett Hill Park, 59 East Market St., Hyde Park. 
Enjoy seasonal activities from snow tubing to cross-country skiing and snowshoeing, plus special presentations, a fire pit with roasted marshmallows and more.


"Early American Portraits" An Illustrated Lecture
Saturday, January 19 • 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. 

Van Buren Hall, 6 Chatham Street, Kinderhook. Two part lecture series focusing on early American portraiture with art historian Gayle Skluzacek. Website.

Family Free Night, January 19 • 5-8 p.m.
Mid-Hudson Children's Museum, 75 North Water Street, Poughkeepsie. Free admission.

Dodgeball Tournament, January 20 • 6 p.m. • Bounce, 2 Neptune Rd., Poughkeepsie. Open to all kids and adults, $25 per player. Website.

JaRule, January 20 • 7 p.m. The Chance Theater, 6 Crannell St., Poughkeepsie. $30-50.