Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Crafts workshop
NorthEast-Millerton Library: Spring Break Make-and-Take craft activities. Wednesday:  Make a yellow chick. 11:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. 75 Main Street, Millerton. (518) 789-3340.
Pawling Free Library: From Memory to Family Memoir: An Invitation to Pawling Senior Citizens, with Robin Lester: write your family and personal history. 6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. Community Room-Annex. Registration requested. 11 Broad Street, Pawling. (845) 855-3444;
Bard College: Thurman Barker and His Percussion Ensemble. László Z. Bitó '60 Conservatory Building. 8 p.m. (845) 758-7572.    
Fountains, Millbrook: Zvi Dance Lecture and Demonstration. 2 p.m. RSVP requested. 79 Flint Road, Millerton. (845) 905-8000.    
Bard College: EINSTEIN ON A BENCH: KEYBOARD MUSIC OF PHILLIP GLASSPerformed by Blair McMillen's piano studioFeaturing his Piano Etudes, as well as keyboard music from Orphee and the film The Hours, Bard Hall, 7:30 pm.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

NorthEast-Millerton Library: Spring Break Make-and-Take craft activities. Thursday: Streamer rainbow. 11:30 p.m.–6:00 p.m. 75 Main Street, Millerton. (518) 789-3340.
Science seminar
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies: Scientific seminar: Towards Understanding Short- and Long-term Responses of Stream Ecosystems to Warming Using a Natural Geothermal Laboratory, with Wyatt Cross, Montana State University. 11 a.m. Auditorium. 2801 Route 44 (Sharon Turnpike), Millbrook. (845) 677-5343; 845-677-7600.
Open Mic
La Puerta Azul: Open Mic Night every Thursday. 8 p.m. 2510 U.S. Route 44, Salt Point. (845) 677-2985;

Friday, April 3, 2015

Bard College: Degree recital: Trygve Butler, trumpet with Rami Sarieddine, piano. Bard College Conservatory at László Z. Bitó Conservatory, 8 p.m. Free.
Neil Gaiman in Conversation with Laurie Anderson
Bard College: Live Arts Bard: Neil Gaiman in Conversation with Laurie Anderson, third in an ongoing series of public conversations hosted by Professor Gaiman. 7:30 p.m. $25. Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center. (845) 758-7900;
Art exhibit
Carrie Haddad Gallery: Richard Merkin: His Favorite Things. Figurative paintings: survey of 40 years of Merkins’s work. Through April 19. 622 Warren Street, Hudson. (518) 828-1915.
Art exhibit
Morton Memorial Library: River Read: Cross River Artists Art Show Opening. 6 p.m.–8 p.m. 83 Kelly Street, Rhinecliff. (845) 876-2903.
Children's event
NorthEast-Millerton Library: Sharon Audubon brings an animal menagerie to the library. All ages; children under 13 must be supervised. 4 p.m. No registration necessary. 75 Main Street, Millerton. (518) 789-3340.
Art exhibit
Merritt Bookstore: Art exhibition: Millbrook Central School District, grades kindergarten–twelfth grade. Through May 3. Opening reception: Sunday, April 12, 12 p.m.–2 p.m. Upstairs Gallery. 57 Front Street, Millbrook. (845) 677-5758.

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Vassar College: Senior recital: Jack Cazet, guitar. Solo works by Sor, Brouwer, Giuliani, Bogdanović, and others. 1:30 p.m. Mary Anna Fox Martel Recital Hall, Skinner Hall. (845) 437-7294;
Art exhibit
Noble Horizons:  Exhibition: Ralph della-Volpe, known as a colorist and for the breadth of his subjects. Through April 26. 17 Cobble Road, Salisbury, CT. (860) 435-9851.
Photography exhibit
Sharon Historical Society and Museum: Mapping Sharon: Historic photos of Sharon taken by Charles Pancoast in 1893. Through Sunday, May 3. 10 Upper Main Street, Sharon, CT. (860) 364-5041.
Art exhibit
Sharon Historical Society and Museum: Fifth Annual Northlight Art Center’s Student Show. Many of the artworks available for purchase; all proceeds support the Sharon Historical Society and Museum. Exhibit through May 1. 18 Main Street, Sharon, CT. (860) 364-5688.
Farmer's market
Amenia Farmers’ Market: Winter Market indoors at the Amenia Town Hall: First and third Saturdays through April, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. 4988 Route 22,    
Art exhibit
Millbrook Free Library: Off the Wall Gallery March exhibit: Paintings by Laura Hammond Toonkel and others. 3 Friendly Lane at Franklin Avenue, Millbrook. (845) 554-3541.