Sunday Dec 17, 2017

  • MITTEN TREE | Donations of Mittens and Gloves Wanted

    Newburgh Free Library , Newburgh

    Help keep our community warm and happy this holiday season by donating new, *unwrapped* mittens and gloves -- for adults and children. Bring your donations to the Main Library or Town Branch between D... read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: All Day - All Day
  • Wind and Solar: The Renewable Energy Revolution

    miSci, Schenectady

    Wind and Solar: The Renewable Energy Revolution is an interactive exhibit sponsored by GE Renewable Energy. The exhibit encourages visitors’ understanding of renewable energy technology and climate ch... read more >>
    Date: Thu, Jul 13, 2017 - Fri, Aug 31, 2018
    Time: 9 am - 5 pm
  • SANTA'S TOY BOX | Donations of Toys, Games, and Wrapping Paper Wanted

    Newburgh Free Library , Newburgh

    Please donate new, *unwrapped* toys, games, and wrapping paper to benefit disadvantaged children throughout Orange County. Place your donations in the box next to the main level Information Desk at th... read more >>
    Date: Fri, Dec 01, 2017 - Fri, Dec 22, 2017
    Time: All Day
  • Chanukah in the Chocolate Factory

    Galleria Mall Crystal Run, middletown

    14 Annual Chanukah celebration at the Galleria of Crystal Run Mall Come together to light a 5'+ Chocolate Menorah together. -Potato Latkeh and Topping Bar -Music, Dreidels, doughnuts and more -F... read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 4-5:30pm
  • Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol

    Shadowland Stages, Ellenville

    Charles Dickens’ classic tale of greed redeemed into hope, kindness, and love is now told from a very unusual point-of-view in “Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol,” a charming seasonal classic with a sign... read more >>
    Date: Fri, Dec 01, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: Thurs-Sat at 8pm, Sun at 2pm.
  • Hanukkah in Israel Celebration at Temple Beth-El Poughkeepsie

    Temple Beth-El, Poughkeepsie

    Join us for a virtual trip to Israel to celebrate Hanukkah. Experience Hanukkah in different cities in Israel through art, multimedia, dance, food and more. read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 9:30am-12:30pm
  • Menorah Lighting

    In front of the Thorne Building, Millbrook

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    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 4pm
  • ErDAJT's Holiday Christmas Light Display


    11th year with the animated display. Donations for charity for the night. read more >>
    Date: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 - Tue, Dec 26, 2017
    Time: Sun.-Thurs. 4:45-9:30pm & Fri.,Sat., 12/25, 12/26 4:45-10:30pm
  • Family Chanukah Extravaganza

    Poughkeepsie Galleria, Poughkeepsie

    Enjoy a party in the spirit of Hanukkah after lighting the Menorah. Amazing entertainment with fresh doughnuts, dreidels and Chanukah gelt. Special crafts for the kids and a special tribute to our loc... read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 4-6pm
  • Community Hanukkah Party


    Geared towards children, the community Hanukkah Party invites all for songs, skits, dreydl playing, arts and crafts and delicious food. Bring your favorite latke recipe for a tasting contest. read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 11am-1pm
  • Menorah Lighting

    Walkway Over the Hudson, Poughkeepsie

    Hot Latkes and apple cider, music and fresh doughnuts. read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 3:15pm
  • LEGO & Locomotives at the Holiday Train & Toy Show

    miSci, Schenectady

    The Holiday Train & Toy show is back at miSci for the Holiday season! Explore the intricate 19 x 27- foot display of running O-Gauge model trains. Special thanks to Upstate Train Associates. Take in t... read more >>
    Date: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 - Mon, Jan 15, 2018
    Time: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Largest Menorah in the Entire Mid-Hudson Valley

    One Civic Center Plaza, Poughkeepsie

    Daily lighting of a 25 foot Menorah with the assistance of a boom truck read more >>
    Date: Tue, Dec 12, 2017 - Tue, Dec 19, 2017
    Time: Mon-Fri 3:15pm; San & Sun 6:30
  • Preschool Story Time with Miss Penny

    Tivoli Free Library, Tivoli

    Join Miss Penny for reading, singing, & crafting fun! For children ages 2-5. read more >>
    Date: Tue, Sep 19, 2017 - Tue, Apr 24, 2018
    Time: 10:30-11:30
  • Frosty Fest

    Headless Horseman Hayrides, Ulster Park

    Visit an enchanted forest with animated light displays, glistening gardens and magical mansion. Santa's North Pole and Frosty's Adventures, a 3-D experience. Thirty-foot train, stage shows, food, cafe... read more >>
    Date: Fri, Dec 15, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: Fri. 6-8pm; Sat 4:30-8pm; Sun 4:30-7pm
  • 4th Annual Pancake Breakfast with Santa

    Crown Maple Estate, Dover Plains

    We must be on the nice list, because Santa is visiting us 4 days this year! read more >>
    Date: Sat, Dec 16, 2017 - Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 10am, 12pm, 2pm
  • Polar Express

    Catskill Mountain Railroad, Kingston

    November 17-December 28. All aboard! Discover the magic of Christmas with hot cocoa, a reading of the classic book and a special treat from Santa. Times Vary. Times Vary - check website. read more >>
    Date: Fri, Nov 17, 2017 - Thu, Dec 28, 2017
    Time: See website for specific dates and times
  • Holiday Lights in Bloom

    Orange County Arboretum at Thomas Bull Memorial Park, Montgomery

    The Arboretum will be in "full bloom" with beautiful, garden themed light displays in the form of flowers, animals and insects. The program is free and will be open to the public from 5-8pm on Fridays... read more >>
    Date: Fri, Nov 24, 2017 - Sat, Dec 23, 2017
    Time: 5-8pm
  • Twelfth Night: Shakespeare Story Theatre Workshop with New Genesis Productions

    Tivoli Free Library, Tivoli

    Shakespeare Story Theatre workshop of "Twelfth Night", a comedy written in celebration of the holiday season. All levels are welcome to participate in playful and active understanding of Shakespeare's... read more >>
    Date: Thu, Dec 07, 2017 - Thu, Dec 21, 2017
    Time: 4:30-6pm
  • High Meadow School Book Fair

    Barnes & Noble Kingston, Kingston

    -Author Stephanie Spinner reads from "Aliens for Breakfast," "The Nutcracker," "Alex the Parrot" and more at 3 p.m. -Author Jennifer Castle launches her new book series BUTTERFLY WISHES with readings ... read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 3-6 p.m.
  • Hudson River Maritime Museum

    Hudson River Maritime Museum, Kingston

    Explore historical artifacts related to the maritime heritage of the Hudson River, check out classes and workshops offered at the Riverport Wooden Boat School and visit the gift shop. Winter hours Thu... read more >>
    Date: Fri, Dec 01, 2017 - Sun, Dec 31, 2017
    Time: Thurs-Sun 11am-5pm
  • Breakfast with Santa

    Hickory Hill Golf Lodge at Warwick County Park, Warwick

    Children under 5 are admitted free. Admission is $15 for those older than 5. Santa and Mrs. Claus will visit. Macaroni the Clown will provide entertainment and the Orange County Sheriff's Department w... read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017
    Time: 11am
  • Festive Candlelight Tours

    Mount Gulian Historic Site, Beacon

    Mount Gulian Historic Site, the Dutch Colonial home of the Verplanck family, invites visitors to unwind during the busy holiday season by joining us for a close-to-home, relaxing time of good cheer, g... read more >>
    Date: Sun, Dec 17, 2017 - Wed, Dec 20, 2017
    Time: A special holiday program will be offered on Sunday, December 17 from 4 to 7 p.m. For those visitors who can’t make the Sunday program, Mount Gulian will be open for Holiday Candlelight Tours on Tuesday and Wednesday, December 19 and 20, from 1pm to 5pm, with the last tour at 4 pm.