May 1, 2007 Tuesday - May 31, 2007 Thursday

Monday, January 01, 2007 - Monday, December 31, 2007
AMERICAN MUSEUM OF FIREFIGHTING  Open daily  9 am to 4:30 pm

Friday, May 04, 2007

Exposition Auction – Offering a wide variety of items from estates and collectors ranging from the 18th through 20th centuries including furniture, pottery, porcelain, glass, lighting, Asian works of art, Tribal art, textiles, rugs, sculpture and a large selection of fine art and prints; Stair Galleries, 549 Warren Street, Hudson; 6pm; 751-1000 or www.stairgalleries.com


Saturday, May 05, 2007

Spring Master Gardener: Plant Swap – Cornell Cooperative Extension, 479 Route 66, Greenport; 9am-1pm; 828-3346 or www.cce.cornell.edu/columbia


Celebration of Celts: Festival of Music, Dance and History – Meadow Greens Restaurant and Golf Club, 1238 Route 9H, Ghent; 851-9670 or www.celebrationofcelts.com


Wednesday, May 09, 2007

Blues Jam – Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown; 8pm; 392-3693 or www.spencertownacademy.org


Friday, May 11, 2007

Bluesman Guy Davis co-sponsored by HOH – Columbia-Greene Community College, Arts Center Theater, 4400 Route 23, Greenport; 8pm; 828-4181 or www.mycommunitycollege.com


Folk Jam – Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown; 7:30pm; 392-3693 or www.spencertownacademy.org


Saturday, May 12, 2007

Hudson Valley Old Time Power Association: Annual Auction – Antique tractors, engines, lawn equipment, tools, farm implements and other items; Fingar Road (off Routes 9/23), Greenport; 537-3091


Tractor Pull – Copake Town Park, Mountain View Road (off Cty Rte 7A), Copake; 329-1234 or www.copake.org


Sunday, May 13, 2007

Spring Birding at Olana: Mother Birds – Start Mother’s Day off with an early morning walk in search of the diverse birds of Olana’s landscape; Olana State Historic Site, Cosy Cottage, 5720 Route 9G, south of Hudson; 8am; 828-0135 or www.olana.org


Wednesday, May 16, 2007

History Hike at Olana – In celebration of National Historic Preservation Week take a history hike to explore the carriage trails that meander through the 250-acre estate; Olana State Historic Site, Cosy Cottage, 5720 Route 9G, south of Hudson; 1pm; 828-0135 or www.olana.org


Thursday, May 17, 2007

Jazz Jam – Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown; 8pm; 392-3693 or www.spencertownacademy.org


Friday, May 18, 2007

Traditional Music: Finest Kind – Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown; 7:30pm; 392-3693 or www.spencertownacademy.org


Saturday, May 19, 2007

Catalogued Auction – Stair Galleries, 549 Warren Street, Hudson; 751-1000 or www.stairgalleries.com


Guided Bird Walk – Clermont State Historic Site, off Route 9G, Clermont; 9am; 537-4240 or www.friendsofclermont.org


See How They Run – The Ghent Playhouse, Town Hall Place (off Rte 66), Ghent; 5/19-19 8pm, 5/20 2pm; 392-6264 or www.ghentplayhouse.org


Classical Music: Four Nations Ensemble – Spencertown Academy Arts Center, 790 Route 203, Spencertown; 2:00pm; 392-3693 or www.spencertownacademy.org


Olana-Cedar Grove Joint Symposium: Asher B. Durand: Why Now? – Olana State Historic Site, 5720 Route 9G, south of Hudson; 1pm; reservations required; 828-0135 or www.olana.org


Monday, May 21, 2007

Opening Day: Martin Van Buren National Historic Site, 1013 Old Post Road (off Rte 9H), Kinderhook; Daily, 9am-4:30pm; 758-9689 or www.nps.gov/mava


Wednesday, May 23, 2007 - Saturday, May 26, 2007

Men of Tortuga – Stageworks/Hudson, 41 Cross Street, Hudson; 5/23-24 7:30pm, 5/25-26 8pm, 5/27 2pm; 822-9667 or www.stageworkshudson.org


Thursday, May 24, 2007 - Sunday, May 27, 2007

110 In The Shade (The Rainmaker) – The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham Village; 5/24 2 & 8pm, 5/25 8pm, 5/26 5 & 8:30pm, 5/27 2 & 7pm; 392-9292 or www.machaydntheatre.org


Friday, May 25, 2007

Street Car Shoot Out & Pro Class/No Electronics $1,000 To Win – Lebanon Valley Dragway, 1746 Route 20, W Lebanon; 794-7130 or www.dragway.com


Memorial Day Weekend Tag Sale – Copake Auction House, 266 County Route 7A (off Rte 22), Copake; 9am-5pm; 329-1142 or www.copakeauction.com


See How They Run – The Ghent Playhouse, Town Hall Place (off Rte 66), Ghent; 5/25-26 8pm, 5/27 2pm; 392-6264 or www.ghentplayhouse.org


Saturday, May 26, 2007

Community Tag Sale sponsored by Austerlitz Historical Society – Austerlitz Firehouse, Route 22, Austerlitz; 10am-3pm; 392-0062 or www.oldausterlitz.org


Hudson Bush Plant Sale & Exchange – More than 30 vendors of heritage and heirloom plants; Clermont State Historic Site, off Route 9G, Clermont; 9am-3pm; rain date 5/27; 537-4240 or www.friendsofclermont.org


Opening Day: Lake Taghkanic & Taconic State Park – through Labor Day weekend, fee to enter the park; camp reservations 800-456-CAMP or www.nysparks.com


Opening Day: Luykas Van Alen House – 1737 Dutch farmhouse & Ichabod Crane schoolhouse; Route 9H, Kinderhook; Thurs-Sat 10am-4pm, Sun 12-4pm; 758-9265 or www.cchsny.org


Sunday, May 27, 2007

“Musclepalooza” Exciting Muscle Car Drag Racing, Car Show & Huge Swap Meet plus NETO – Lebanon Valley Dragway, 1746 Route 20, W Lebanon; 794-7130 www.dragway.com


Spring Birding at Olana: Nesting Birds – Explore the grounds of Olana to seek out nesting birds; Olana State Historic Site, Cosy Cottage, 5720 Route 9G, south of Hudson; 8am; 828-0135 or www.olana.org


Tuesday, May 29, 2007 - Sunday, July 08, 2007

CARRIE HADDAD GALLERY Painting by Greg Decker, David Eddy Douglas James Maguire - through July 8 Opening reception Saturday, June 2nd 6 to 8pm.   622 Warren Street   www.carriehaddadgallery.com

 


JOHN DAVIS GALLERY  Sara Jane Roszak: New Paintings In the Sculpture Garden: John Van Alstine In the Carriage House: works by gallery artists, installation by Jeffrey Aronoff, and painting by Sergio Sericolo and Wilson McLean. Opening reception Saturday, June 23 6 to 8 pm.

Renee Iacone and Trudy Solin: Sculpture & Works on Paper - through June 17  In the Sculpture Garden: Rudy Molacek In the Carriage House: sculpture by gallery artists and works by Jeanne Englert, Lois Dickson, and Christopher Spadazzi  362 1/2 Warren St.   www.johndavisgallery.com

 


Regional premiere production of Quiara Alegria Hudes' Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue - through June 10  822-9667 for reservations. 41-A Cross Street   www.stageworkshudson.org

 


BCB ART  "The void that holds pebbles and stars in their place" New mini-paintings by Lucio Pozzi - through June 24  116 Warren Street   www.bcbart.com

 


ROSE GALLERY Works by Petula Eng and Caitlin Legere - May 2th through June 30 Opening reception Friday, June 1   to 8 pm.  444 Warren Street   www.rosegalleryfinart.com

 


HUDSON FARMER'S MARKET Open every Saturday May 12 through November 17. 9 am to 1 pm Sixth & Columbia Streets.

Wednesday, May 30, 2007 - Sunday, June 03, 2007

110 In The Shade (The Rainmaker) – The Mac-Haydn Theatre, 1925 Route 203, Chatham Village; 5/30 2 & 8pm, 5/31-6/1 8pm, 6/2 5 & 8:30pm, 6/3 2 & 7pm; 392-9292 or www.machaydntheatre.org


Men of Tortuga – Stageworks/Hudson, 41 Cross Street, Hudson; 5/30-31 7:30pm, 6/1-2 8pm, 6/3 2pm; 822-9667 or www.stageworkshudson.org