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Jan-April Musical Theater Classes at TADA! 15 West 28th Street on the 3rd Floor. More info: tadatheater.com

Jan 25-March 15 Winter Story Times at Patterson Library. More info/reg: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Feb-Wellness Month Events at Mahopac Public Library. More info: mahopaclibrary.org, 845-628-2009, ext 100

Feb-Mini-Yoga Sessions at Mahopac Public Library. More info: mahopaclibrary.org, 845-628-2009, ext 100

Starting Feb 22-Winter Classes at Putnam Arts Council, Mahopac. More info/reg: 845-803-8622, PUTNAMARTSCOUNCIL. COM

Until March 31-9am Early Bird Tour at The Home of FDR. More info/Reservation (required): 845-229-5320

Until March 27 (Sat & Sun) 10am Downstairs/Upstairs Tour at Vanderbilt Mansion. More info/reservation (required) 845-229-7770

Fri Feb 5-7pm Quiz Night for Kids Clubs at Patterson Library. More info/reg: pattersonlibrary.org, 845-878- 6121 x10

Fri Feb 5-11am-1pm NewYork Presbyterian /Lawrence Hospital heart health event in lobby, Bronxville. cooking demonstrations at 11:30 am and 12:30 pm. More info: 914-784- 5004

Sat Feb 6-2-4pm “Genealogy Basics & Beyond” at Mahopac Public Library. More info/ reg: mahopaclibrary.org, 845-628-2009, ext 100

Sat Feb 6-9am Field trip to Stony Kill Farm Environmental Education Center with the Waterman Bird Club. Meet at the Manor House parking lot, 79 Farmstead Ln. (off 9D), Wappingers Falls. More info: 845-297-6701, watermanbirdclub.org

Sat Feb 6-10am QSY Society Amateur Radio Club’s February meeting at East Fishkill Community Library, 348 Route 376, in Hopewell Junction. More info: 914 582-3744, n2skp@arrl.net, qsysociety.org

Sat Feb 6-1-3pm Winter Gathering at Warren Beach. More info: 845-279-9142 or www.putnamlakeparkdistrict.com

Sat Feb 6-9am-4pmTeatown’s Hudson River EagleFest at Croton Point Park in Croton- On-Hudson on Feb 6. More info/tickets: teatown.org

Sat Feb 6-1-3pm “How to Raise Solitary Bees” workshop at Desmond Fish Library Project Room, Garrison. No live Bees. More info: 845- 424-3343. Snow Date: Feb 7, 2-4pm

Sat Feb 6-9-11am Girl Scouts Oregon Community Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser at Putnam Valley Ambulance Corps, 218 Oscawana Lake Rd, Putnam Valley. Snow Date: Feb 20th, check STORMCENTER@ WHUD.COM for cancellations.

Sat Feb 6-beginning 3pm Winter 2016 Documentary Film Series: Immigration and the American Dream, the Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home. Seating is firstcome, first-served. Free. More info: 845-486-7745, clifford. laube@nara.gov

Sat Feb 6-9:30am-2pm cardiopulmonary resuscitation classes at NewYork-Presbyterian/ Hudson Valley Hospital in Cortlandt Manor. More info: 914-734-3557

Mon Feb 8-6-8pm Professional Women of Putnam “5 Steps to Being Corporate’s Next Big Solution,” at Arturo’s, Mahopac. More info/ reg: ProfessionalWomenOf- Putnam.com

Feb 9, 16, 30-12-1:30pm “Yoga: A Path Toward Wellness” at Club Fit, Jefferson Valley. Free. Open to people living with breast, ovarian and gynecological cancers. More info/reg. (required): 914-962-6402, 800-532-4290.

Tues Feb 9-10:15am Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support Group at East Fishkill Community Library, Hopewell Junction. More info/reg: supportconnection.org, 914-962- 6402, 800-532-4290

Wed Feb 10-9am Field trip to Thompson’s Pond Preserve with the Waterman Bird Club. Meet at Thompson’s Pond Preserve, Lake Road off Rt. 82, Pine Plains. More info: 845-264-2015, watermanbirdclub.org

Fri Feb 12, March 4, April 8-4:30-5:30pm Lego Club at Patterson Library. Kids 5 and up. More info/reg: 845-878- 6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Feb 12 Through May Spotlight Arts Alice in Wonderland, Peter Pan & Classical Theatre Workshops. Resulting workshop performances open to the public More info: 845- 444-ARTS, spotlightartsinc@gmail.com, spotlightartsinc.com

Sat Feb 13-10am-2pm : Opening Reception for “Shadow” at Front Street Gallery, 21 Front Street, Patterson. More info: frontstreetgallery.org

Sun Feb 14-1pm Kent Conservation Advisory Committee Valentine’s Day Hike at Lake Gleneida Trail. Meet at the NYCDEP kiosk. More info: 228-5635

Mon Feb 15-6:30pm “Plant- Pure Nation” documentary showing at Mahopac Public Linrary. More info: mahopaclibrary.org, 845-628-2009, ext 100

Tues Feb 16-6:45-8:30pm Drug Crisis in Our Backyard Special Spotlight on Recovery Meeting at Mahopac Library, 668 Rt. 6, Mahopac, NY 10541 Community Room. More info/ RSVP: ssal@drugcrisisinourbackyard.com, 914-582-8384

Feb 16-18-11am-12pm DIY Crafts at Patterson Library. More info/reg: at 845-878- 6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Tues Feb 16-10:30-11:15am Winter Watercolors w/ Ms. Janine at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. For children ages 6 & up More info/reg: 225-2439

Tues Feb 16-1:30ppm Bingo & Brownies for ages 6 & up at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. More info/reg: 225- 2439

Wed Feb 17-10:30am Hollis and the Flying Piano Reading & Workshop at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. For children ages 5 & up More info/reg: 225-2439

Wed Feb 17-1:30pm Celebrate Chinese New Year Workshop at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. For children ages 5 & up More info/reg: 225-2439

Wed Feb 17-7pm Breast & Ovarian Cancer Support Group at Putnam Hospital Center, Carmel. More info/ reg: supportconnection.org, 914-962-6402, 800-532-4290

Wed Feb 17-9am Field trip to Andrew Haight Road with Waterman Bird Club. at intersection of Andrew Haight Rd. and Mabbettsville Rd., Millbrook. More info: 845- 264-2015, watermanbirdclub.org

Alcoholics Anonymous meets seven days a week throughout Putnam County. It is a totally free, all volunteer program for those who think they might have a problem with alcohol. Call 914-949-1200 for meeting times and places.

Cancer Support: Support Connection, Inc., offers a wide range of free support groups women for with breast and ovarian cancer. Advance registration is required for all groups; call 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290.

Wanted Veterans: PFC Joseph Dwyer Veterans Peer to Peer Warmline is a new program that is being developed to assist callers from the community by offering information, referrals, and support to Veterans and their family members. More info: call 845-278-7600 ext. 214

Suicide Prevention: “Putnam County Cares” is an app available on your mobile phone. Within that app is “SPEAK; Suicide Prevention Education and Awareness Kit.”

Support Group: ‘Spotlight on Recovery,’ Drug Crisis in Our Backyard Support Group. More info: DrugCrisisInOur- Backyard.com

The Putnam County Crisis Hotline - 845 225-1222 is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

Mental Health Counseling: Putnam Family and Community Services – 225-2700

Putnam Community Services of Rockland Psychiatric Center – 278-2500.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK

Alcohol/Drug Abuse help: Arms Acres – 225-3400

Putnam Family and Community Services – 225-2700 St. Christopher’s Inn – 335- 1000 Walter Hoving Home- 424-3674

Cooking Classes- NewYork- Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital , 1992 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor. More info: HVHC.org, mbulger@hvhc.org, 914-734-3780

Young Chefs of Hudson Valley 12 week sessions for ages 11-13, at New York-Presbyterian/ Hudson Valley Hospital. More info: 914-734-3780, mbulger@hvhc.org

Available Now: Tickets for Teatown’s Hudson River EagleFest at Croton Point Park in Croton-On-Hudson on Feb 6. More info: teatown.org

Gallery Talks-2pm Second Saturday every month at Dia:Beacon

Every Mon- The Putnam Chorale rehearsals at Carmel High School music building. All singers welcome. More info: putnamchorale.org

Mondays-2-3pm Brain Games at East Fishkill Community Library. Space is limited to 20 participants. More info: 221-9943 x225

Mondays-12:30-2:30pm Artists Drop-in creative afternoons at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. More info: 845-225-2439

Mondays at 10:30am- Chair Yoga at the Reed Memorial Library. More info/reg: 845- 225-2439

Mondays (Jan 18-Feb 10) Winter Book Clubs at Patterson Library. More info/ reg: pattersonlibrary.org, 845-878-6121 x10

Mondays (Jan 13-Feb 17) 3-4pm STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math) ahead story times at Kent Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. More info/reg: 845-225-8585, kentlibrary.org.

Every Third Mon., 5:30pm 5th Grade and Up Book Club at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

3rd Mon of Month- 5:15- 5:45pm Kinder reads at Kent Library. More info/reg: Kentlibrary.org

Tuesdays 1:30-4pm Chess for Adults at East Fishkill Community Library. More info/ reg: 221-9943, EFLibrary.org

Tuesdays-9:15am-10:15am Baby Ballerinas for 2.5 to 4 year olds at Seven Star School, 509 Route 312, Brewster. More info: SevenStarSchool.com. Reg: 845-278-0728

Tuesdays-3-4pm free weekly Stretch class at the East Fishkill Community Library. More info/reg: EFLibrary.org , 221-9943

Tuesdays (Jan 12-Feb 9) 10am-12pm Art Class – Exploring Composition and Color Through Drawing and Watercolor Basics at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. More info: 845-225-2439

Wednesdays- 10:30am-12pm In-Stitches Knitting Club at Reed Library, Beginners and experienced knitters and crocheters are welcome. More info: 845-225-2439

Wednesdays (Jan 20-Feb 24) 12:30pm Chair Yoga at Reed Library, Carmel. More info/ reg: 845-225-2439

3rd Wed of the Month The Book Club for Cooks at Kent Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. More info/Reg: 845-225-8585, kentlibrary.org

3rd Wed Each Month- 4:30- 5:15pm Newbery Book Club at Kent Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. More info/reg: kentlibrary.org, 845- 225-8585

4th Wed every month-11am Better Reads Book Club meeting at the Kent Public Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing. More info: 845-225-8585

Every Other Wed. 4:30pm- Ready, Set, Read! at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878- 6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

First Thursday of Month: East Fishkill Community Library Photography Group monthly meeting More info/ reg: eflibrary.org, 221-9943

Every Other Thurs 5:00pm- My First Book Club at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Every Other Thurs, 5pm- Cook the Books at Patterson Library. More info: 845-878- 6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Thursdays 10:30am Stories, Songs and Crafts in English and Spanish at Reed Memorial Library, Carmel. Historias, cantos y manualidades en Ingles y Español en la Biblioteca Reed Memorial Carmel. More info: 845-225-2439

Thursdays (Jan 7-Feb 11)10am-12pm Art Appreciation Class at Reed Memorial Library. More info/reg: 845-225-2439

Thursdays- 6:30pm-8pm In-Stitches Knitting Club at Reed Library, Beginners and experienced knitters and crocheters are welcome. More info: 845-225-2439

Thursdays (beginning March 3) 6-7:30pm Pegasus program for children ages 6 to 12 at Putnam County Youth Bureau. More info/reg (req) (845) 808-1600 ext. 46126 , Stephanie.Chester@putnamcountyny. gov, Pegasus@ putnamcountyny.gov

Every 3rd Thurs of Month-6:30- 8pm Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Group at Putnam Ridge Nursing Home, 46 Mt. Ebo Road North, Brewster. Free, Reg Required: 800-272-3900

4th Thurs of the Month -7pm Free Support Group for Women with breast, ovarian or gynecological cancer support group at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie. More info/reg: 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290, supportconnection.org

Fridays Until April-4:30-6pm Winter Reading Puppies at Patterson Library. More info: pattersonlibrary.org

3rd Friday of Month-4:30pm Lego Club for Kids at Patterson Library. More info/ register: 845-878-6121 x10, pattersonlibrary.org

Sundays-11:30am-3pm Hudson Valley Regional Farmers Market at HVCPA Building,15 Mt. Ebo Road South, Brewster. Outdoors in warm weather. More info: 845-878-9078 x 4218, , hvcpa.org

Sundays-4pm Howland Chamber Music Circle Performances at the Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main Street, Beacon. More info/ tickets: howlandmusic.org, 845-765-3012

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