Adults

Core Strength & Balance

Program Description: Dr. Paul Spector is certified as a trainer with the American Academy of Sports Medicine. In this class, he shares exercises that improve postural stability, core strength, spatial body awareness, sensory integration, agility, and coordination. The class has become an important space for community through its focus on healthy connection, breathing, and its …

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How to Make a Personal Memory Book

In honor of Alzheimer’s Awareness Month, join us for a workshop in which we will share tips and tricks for making your own personal memory books, boxes, and activity kits. These creative collections are suitable for those suffering from memory loss, their caregivers, or anyone who is generally interested in compiling personal histories in fun …

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Chestnut Roast at Oakdale Beach

Join Arthur’s Point Farm Director, Emerson Martin, to learn all about the ecology and use of chestnut trees while enjoying a toasty treat of chestnuts roasted on an open fire at Oakdale Beach. Emerson’s presentation will focus on the importance of chestnuts as a food source for both humans and wildlife, the successful growth of …

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Meet the Presidents: A Look at the American Presidency

Discover the evolution of the presidency and executive branch and how presidents have interpreted and fulfilled their leadership role with exhibition highlights from Meet the Presidents, an exhibit at the New-York Historical Society Museum & Library. Highlights of the exhibit include the actual Bible used during George Washington’s inauguration in 1789 and a student scrapbook …

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Opening Reception: Ecotopian Library, Hudson

Program Description: Join the Hudson Area Library, Toolshed, and Basilica Hudson in celebrating the opening of Ecotopian Library, Hudson! The opening event will include a tour of Ecotopian Library, Hudson by Toolshed co-founders Susannah Sayler and Edward Morris (Sayler/Morris), the announcement of new special artworks, books and objects available for check out, the unveiling of a new locally focused film …

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Sound Circle: Deep Listening Workshops

Are you hearing or are you listening? In this drop-in workshop, Sarah Van Buren will facilitate an exploration of Deep Listening and adjacent sound and movement practices, for adults and teens. Date/Time: Wednesdays, October 27, November 3, and November 10, 6:00pm-8:00pm. Registration: Workshops are free, first-come, first-served, and will take place inside the HAL Community Room. …

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FDR History Series – Infamy to Victory: FDR’s Leadership in World War II

Program Description: On December 7, 1941 the United States – ranked 17th in the world in military power at the time – was unexpectedly plunged into World War II. Just 1,365 days later we emerged as the world’s first Superpower. This presentation outlines how Franklin Roosevelt’s leadership brought us from a ‘day of infamy’ to ‘absolute …

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