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For a complete listing of events, see highlandscurrent.org/calendar.
NY Forward Loan Fund Program Info
3 p.m. Putnam County Business Council
Putnam County Business Council
Get details about this economic recovery loan program for small businesses, nonprofits and small landlords. Register online.
Elijah Hughes Signing
5 – 7 p.m.
Beacon Hotel Restaurant & Lounge
424 Main St. | 845-440-3491
Elijah Hughes, a former Beacon High School basketball player who is entering the NBA draft after attending Syracuse University, will sign autographs. The first 50 guests will receive a poster and photos will be available for $5.
Citywide Scavenger Hunt
Watch for clues on social media and pick up a decoder at the library, Recreation Center or City Hall. Solve the master puzzle and win a prize. The first 50 correct answers win a bonus. Continues through TUES 21.
Virtual Breakfast Event
9 a.m. Cold Spring Chamber of Commerce
Find out more about the Insider’s Guide to Cold Spring, Nelsonville and Garrison. Register online.
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Manitoga
584 Route 9D | 845-424-3812
Russel Wright’s house, grounds and studio will open for tours. Reservations and face coverings are required. Cost: $50 for two people
11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Magazzino Italian Art
2700 Route 9 | 845-666-7202
Magazzino reopens with Homemade, an exhibition of more than 30 works created by eight New York-based Italian artists during the pandemic. Online reservations required. Visit website for safety protocols.
Storm King Opening
10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Storm King Art Center | 1 Museum Road
845-534-3115 | stormking.org
See new works by Kiki Smith and Martha Tuttle as well as the collection of large sculptures and land works spread across 500 acres. Online reservations required.
Judith Tulloch Band
7 p.m. Towne Crier
The band’s sound has been described as “world-pop-fusion with a jazzy edge.”
Julia Bruskin & Aaron Wunsch
7:30 p.m. | Howland Chamber Music Circle
Julia Bruskin and Aaron Wunsch will perform works by Beethoven, Boulanger and Debussy during this live YouTube event.
3 p.m. Caramoor
914-232-1252 | caramoor.org
The wind players will perform a family friendly concert. Cost: $10
7 p.m. Towne Crier
The Brooklyn native grew up playing in Greenwich Village cafes with Bob Dylan and Richie Havens.
Annalyse & Ryan
8 p.m. | Howland Cultural Center
The Beacon-based husband-and-wife duo Annalyse McCoy and Ryan Dunn will showcase their Americana music during this streaming Facebook performance.
6 p.m. Long Dock Park
23 Long Dock Road
Bring your percussion instruments and drums to play at a safe distance.
6:30 p.m. Putnam County Golf Course
187 Hill St.
This Neil Diamond tribute band will play the performer’s hits. Food trucks will be available. Cost: $22
The Donate $10 Fundraiser and Arts Opener
Noon – 6 p.m. BAU Gallery
506 Main St. | 845-440-7584
In its first exhibit since the shutdown began, BAU will offer its walls to any artist who donates $10 to Community Action Partnership. Through Aug. 2.
Noon – 9 p.m. RiverWinds
172 Main St. | 845-838-2880
View selected works by Alaina Enslen.
Members Art Show and Sale
1 – 5 p.m. Howland Cultural Center
477 Main St. | 845-831-4988
Works by more than 30 artists in all media will be on view through Aug. 30. Also SUN 12, SAT 18, SUN 19.
6 – 9 p.m. Clutter Gallery
163 Main St. | 212-255-2505
Mr. Kum Kum’s first U.S. solo show will feature handpainted icons and insects. Through July 31. Only 10 people will be allowed in the gallery at a time, and masks are required.
Cultivating Awareness and Resilience in Education
4 p.m. Garrison Institute
Christa Turksma and Tish Jennings, the co-developers of the CARE program for educators, will speak with Mark Greenberg about helping students flourish. Online registration required.
Raising Chickens in Your Backyard
6 p.m. Cornell Cooperative Extension
Learn everything you need to know to keep a small flock for your family.
Register online. Free
New Leaf Community Garden Info Session
7 p.m. Butterfield Library
Register online to learn more about the new Philipstown community garden.
2 p.m. Howland Public Library
Lisa Knowles of beBhakti Yoga Center will lead an hour-long Zoom session using sounds from crystal and Tibetan singing bowls for meditation. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
Pathways to Planetary Health Forum
2 p.m. Garrison Institute
Actor Edward Norton, who is the UN Goodwill Ambassador for Biodiversity, joins Jonathan F. P. Rose, co-founder of the Garrison Institute, for a discussion about sustainable ecosystems. Register online.
Fiction Book Club
7 p.m. Split Rock
845-265-2080 | splitrockbks.com
Discuss Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi at this Zoom event.
KIDS & FAMILY
Greek Myths & Legends
5 p.m. Howland Public Library
845-831-1134 | beaconlibrary.org
Watch an online performance by Traveling Lantern Theatre of classic stories anytime until SUN 19. See website for details.
Intro to Babysitting
10 a.m. Butterfield Library
845-265-3040 | butterfieldlibrary.org
Amanda Lisk will lead this webinar for ages 10 and older on how to care for children. Register online. Also TUES 14, WED 15.
Sing and Move Zoom for Toddlers
10 a.m. | Desmond-Fish Library
Join Miss Gabi online for a virtual gathering for toddlers and their parents. Register online.
STAGE & SCREEN
7 p.m. Butterfield Library
Actors Kurt Rhoads and Nance Williamson will read excerpts from classic literature. Register online.
The Loving Story
7 p.m. Philipstown Depot Theatre
Depot Docs returns online with this account of the love story and legacy of Richard Loving and Mildred Jeter. In 1967, the landmark U.S. Supreme Court case Loving v. Virginia legalized interracial marriage. Cost: $10
Meetings are closed to the public but streamed or posted as videos. See highlandscurrent.org/meeting-videos
7 p.m. City Hall
845-838-5011 | cityofbeacon.org
Board of Trustees
7:30 p.m. Village Hall
845-265-3611 | coldspringny.gov
Dutchess County COVID-19 Update
Noon. | facebook.com/DutchessCoGov
County Executive Marc Molinaro will provide the latest information on the shutdown in this livestream.