Things to do – February


on February 27th
Kaatsbaan International Dance Center, Tivoli
Outreach project and lecture demonstration: 3-4pm.  Master class: 4:30-6:30pm. For more information: 845-757-5107
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on February 23rd Starr Library, 68 W. Market Street, Rhinebeck Presented by the Rhinebeck Historical Society.  Starts 7.30pm, in the Community Rooom, ground floor.
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from February 19th to February 25th
Montgomery Row, Rhinebeck
Rhinebeck & Rhinecliff residents save 10 – 25%* off at most Montgomery Row merchants. A full week of savings! Starting President’s Day!  6422 & 6423 Montgomery Street (RT 9), Rhinebeck, NY. For full list of discounts and participating stores please visit Special Events page at  Sponsored by Montgomery Row and Montgomery Row Merchants.

* Valid picture id confirming residency must be provided at time of purchase. Not valid on previously discounted items, with other promotions, taxes, gratuities, or for the purchase of gift certificates. For more information: 845-876-6670
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Snow Tubing at Hunter Mountain!

Burger Hill !!!!

on February 18th
CIA Pool, Rt. 9, Hyde Park
Overcome the urge to wet exit if you capsize.  Learn to roll your kayak in a controlled setting. 10am-2pm. $120.
For more information: 845-229-0595
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from February 16th to March 4th

CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck

Fri,Sat at 8pm; Sun at 3pm.  Tennessee Williams’ timeless drama, produced and directed by Lou Tapani.  $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and children.
For more information: 845-876-3080
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Nature programs — Museum of the Hudson Highlands, The Boulevard, Cornwall. Today the 16th-Sun., noon-4 p.m. Learn about the various state symbols including state bird, flower and others. Sat.-Sun., 2:30 p.m. Join museum staff at feeding time at the indoor pond and meet the animal of the week. Both programs continue through February. Visit or call 845-534-5506 ext. 204.

Youth party — Estelle & Alfonso Complex, Route 9, Fishkill. Fridays, 7:30-10 p.m. Through February. “Hot Spot” event open to students in grades six-eight. Games, prizes, DJ music, light show, refreshments. New theme each week. Chaperoned environment. $8. Visit or call 845-897-2667.

“The Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” — From Stage to Screen Acting Studio presents this musical fairy tale at Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center in Poughkeepsie. Performances are today at 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday at 1 and 4 p.m. Tickets are $8; $6 for children and seniors. Reservations can be made by calling 845-227-3620. 

Children’s museum — Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum, 75 N. Water St., Poughkeepsie. 6 p.m. Starlab Planetarium show. $2, show admission; $6.50, museum admission. Visit or call 845-471-0589 ext. 14.

Maple sugaring tours — Museum of the Hudson Highlands, Kenridge Farm, Route 9W, Cornwall. Saturdays-Sundays, 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m. through March 18. Walking tour includes sap collection, boiling and evaporation to make maple syrup. $7; $5, members. Visit or call 845-534-5506 ext. 204.

Nature program — Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center, Route 9D, Wappingers Falls. 2 p.m. Hike along the Verplanck Ridge with a Stony Kill naturalist. 845-831-8780 ext. 300.

Washington’s Headquarters events — Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site, Liberty & Washington streets, Newburgh. Through Monday, 1-4:30 p.m. Activities include musket drills, music, puppet shows, craft demonstrations, lectures, refreshments. 845-562-1195.

Cantonment events — New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site, Vails Gate. Today-Monday, 1-4:30 p.m. Activities include military drills and cannon firings and camp life demonstrations commemorating the final winter encampment of George Washington’s Army. Free. 845-561-1765.

Children’s museum — Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum, 75 N. Water St., Poughkeepsie. Performance by Fakoli Dance and Drum group, 10 a.m. $5, program admission and reduced museum admission. Reservations requested. Visit or call 845-471-0589 ext. 14.