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May 2019

Opening Day…Sponsor: Town & Country Liquors

May 25 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ribbon cutting, music, chef demo, children’s art corner, face painting, gardener’s Q&A.

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

May 25 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

5/25 — Memorial Day Stars — heart stars, glitter stars and collage stars. Make 5 or 6, enough for a mobile, or just one or two as ornaments.

Chef Sarah Chianese of Mangia and Enjoy

May 25 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Chef Sarah Chianese of Mangia and Enjoy, a Saugerties caterer specializing in local produce. (She’ll cook her signature Jamaican coconut ginger curry vegan stew.)

Live Music: Trio Mio

May 25 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Reminiscent of classic bands Buffalo Springfield and Delaney and Bonnie, and not unlike current popular bands Dawes and the Lumineers, ‘s extensive original repertoire features infectious songwriting, multi-part harmonies, and energetic instrumentation. Fran Palmieri is the primary singer-songwriter, and Terri Massardo provides lead and harmony vocals, and percussion. Steve Massardo holds down the bass, and Bruce Hildenbrand adds guitar and mandolin to the mix. Trio Mio performs favorites from their CDs “Love…and Other Storms(2012)” and “Rise Up/Stand Up (2018)”, as…

June 2019

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

June 1 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

6/1 — Anita’s second annual animal puppet story time theater. This was a lot of fun last year so we’ll do it again.

Live Music: Katie Hoffstatter

June 1 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Back by popular demand, Katie Hoffstatter makes a return visit as this week’s entertainer. Katie is a young talented artist who draws in her audience with her sweet soulful voice and lyrics well beyond her years Katie has frequented many local venues in the towns of Saugerties, Woodstock and Kingston. She has delighted audiences at several music festivals around the region and has even taken on the stage at the legendary Bearsville Theater.

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

June 8 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

6/8 — World Oceans Day mobile — cut and color exotic fish to celebrate this day, and hang them from a card stock mobile support. Angelfish, seahorses, even a leafy sea dragon!

Live music: The Dempsey-Nelson Way

June 8 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  This husband and wife team have been playing music together for over twenty years. DeWitt’s funky upright bass and Barbara’s smoky, soulful voice open up the door for all kinds of music. From jazz standards to pop (done their way) to blues and originals. This is a sweet listening experience.

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

June 15 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

6/15 — Cookie Painting Day — Make a cookie box or a cookie purse to get your hand-painted cookie safely home.

Live Music: Marji Zintz

June 15 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

About Marji Zintz Acoustic guitarist and vocalist Marji Zintz, living and performing in the Catskills/Hudson Valley region of New York, is a gifted, soulful interpreter performing a hybrid of contemporary folk, rock and jazz. She has been described as “…sublime,” “angelic,” and has a “beautiful voice.” With a voice that has been likened to Joni Mitchell, Rickie Lee Jones, Eva Cassidy, Linda Ronstadt, Shawn Colvin, and Billie Holiday, Marji is known for her sweet voice; heart-felt, soulful interpretations; spot-on intonation;…

Cookie and Face Painting…Sponsor: Village of Saugerties

June 15 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

The talented Shanti Payne of the Hudson Valley Dessert Company will reveal the secrets of her cookie painting skills. Learn how to make beautiful cookies like a pro! Click here to see a video of Shanti at work

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

June 22 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

6/22 — Floral on Black — Inspired by a design on a dress in a catalogue, I made templates of the shapes. The kids can use them to make a bright, decorative collage on black paper, or they can draw and cut out their own freehand floral shapes.

Dress Up Day

June 22 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

June 22 – Dress Up Day: Hang up your tee shirts and jeans and come to the market dressed in your Sunday-Go To Meeting best or Your Saturday night Dance Hall Duds.  

Live Music: Jeff Entin

June 22 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Jeff will be playing a wide variety of music with an almost infinite song list including many originals, with a bit of jam band attitude thrown in. The emphasis is on fun for both Jeff and the audience, with familiar, obscure, and original tunes and jams making the show.

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

June 29 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

6/29 — Fourth of July Flags — Design your own original flag, using the traditional motifs and colors: stars & stripes; red, white and blue.

Keep on Truckin’: Sponsor Sawyer Motors

June 29 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

June 29 – Keep on Truckin’

Live Music: Too Lazy Boys

June 29 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Live Music:  Too Lazy Boys   Showcasing the songwriting of Chris Gili on guitar and vocals, with Rod Archer on bass and vocals. Formed  as an offshoot of “The New Lazy Boys”, Chris and Rod have stripped down the full band sound, to its’ acoustic essentials. Chris’ upbeat storytelling  draws from the full spectrum of American Musical traditions. At the same time both fresh and familiar,you’ll find elements of folk, rock, country, and traditional music;  with a little bit of Broadway…

July 2019

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

July 6 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

July 6 — Dot Mandalas — on cardboard squares and circles, to wear as a badge or a pendant.

Live Music: Emily Beck

July 6 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  Emily has been playing music her entire life, starting with the violin to later teaching herself how to play the guitar. She strives to write music that’s comforting, understanding, and can bring the audience on a journey with her. She hopes to make music that can help the audience heal, not feel alone, and come out with a better understanding of themselves. She met some amazing musicians and started a five piece band going by the name the “Emily…

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

July 13 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

July 13 — Stand-up Dinosaurs —  Each child will receive a pre-cut cardboard dinosaur and stand to decorate with paint, crayons, markers, collage papers, feathers, gems and glitter glue.  (T. Rex, parasaurolophus , apatosaurus, stegosaurus, triceratops)

Live Music : Niall Connelly

July 13 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  To make great art, you have to do whatever it takes. A prime example is singer-songwriter Niall Connolly, who paid for the recording expenses of his 2001 debut album, ‘Songs from a Corner’, by undergoing medical trials at Shandon Clinic in Cork City. “I took some tablets, they took some blood. I paid for the recording with my own blood money,” he explains. Connolly says the medical experience proved uneventful, and since then, he has played thousands of concerts…

Play Day: Sponsor The Dutch Ale House

July 20 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

A chain-reaction machine; toy show & swap. Come and play!

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

July 20 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

July 20 — Little House Gift Boxes — these are really cute, and could also be used as tree ornaments.

Live Music : Small Engine

July 20 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  NY Blues Hall of Fame Guitarist/Singer Elly Wininger combines forces with a Master Folk-Noir Songwriter Dave Kearney to create “Small Engine” …chugging forward- steadily and soulfully persistent. Think Bonnie Raitt teams up with Johnny Cash. Great songs, great chops, a great show. Dave Kearney and Elly Wininger met at a party in Phoenicia, NY. They found that they not only loved the same songs, but that their interpretations meshed to create exciting new versions. Both powerful songwriters, when their…

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

July 27 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

July 27 — Pop-up Cards — a few years ago we made baby bear pop-up cards. This time the kids can add a drawing of their choice (an animal, person, cartoon, favorite toy or other item) to a basic box pop-up card.

Live Music: Paul Maloney

July 27 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

About Paul Maloney A fixture in the Hudson Valley music scene for over thirty years, Paul has played bass with The Saturday Night Bluegrass Band, The Pontiacs, Big Joe Fitz, Doctor Romo’s Cajun Swing Orchestra, and Cleoma’s Ghost. Influenced by Jesse Winchester, Mickey Newbury, John Hiatt, Tom Waits, Joan Armatrading and the Subdudes. He has performed his original, Contemporary Folk music in a variety of clubs and cafes throughout the Northeast.      

August 2019

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

August 3 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

August 3 — 3-D bunnies and cats — The kids will cut out ovals, hearts and strips of card-weight paper to make hollow 3-D kitties and bunnies with bobbing heads and googly or bejeweled eyes.

Live Music: Shane Scarazzini

August 3 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  Shane Scarazzini is a Nashville-rooted touring guitarist and songwriter. His music marries the attitude of “outlaw” country with the intensity and spirit of blues and roots rock n’ roll for an experience that is both familiar and new!

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

August 10 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

August 10 — Decorate a painter’s cap! — Each kid will receive a brand new white painter’s cap to decorate with sharpie markers in motifs of his or her choice.  

Live Music: Ethan Campbell

August 10 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

I’ll be playing solo at this one, with my patented mix of ’60s and ’70s Classics, Country gems and the occasional “Wow! I haven’t heard that in forever!” tasty surprise . . . Hope to see you!  

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

August 17 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

August 17 — Stencil technique — Using homemade and store-bought stencils from my collection, the kids will learn good technique (very sparse paint, how to register multiple stencils, the pounce method, e.g.) to put designs onto card stock. (I’ll have some stenciled t-shirts for display)

Live Music: Marji Zintz

August 17 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Acoustic guitarist and vocalist Marji Zintz, living and performing in the Catskills/Hudson Valley region of New York, is a gifted, soulful interpreter performing a hybrid of contemporary folk, rock and jazz. She has been described as “…sublime,” “angelic,” and has a “beautiful voice.” With a voice that has been likened to Joni Mitchell, Rickie Lee Jones, Eva Cassidy, Linda Ronstadt, Shawn Colvin, and Billie Holiday, Marji is known for her sweet voice; heart-felt, soulful interpretations; spot-on intonation; extensive, genre-busting repertoire;…

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

August 24 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

August 24 –Spritz and drip, or blot and blow — With spray watercolors and computer photo paper, we’ll make bright abstract spatter designs. (Smocks will be available and we’ll use plastic bins to contain the paint as much as possible.)

Live Music: Deb Martin, Lauren Tully and Sharon Klein

August 24 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  Deb Martin, Lauren Tully and Sharon Klein who individually list many accomplishments, with a rich background in the music that they love, together, have developed a blend of intricate harmonies with a smooth and natural balance that “clicks”. Their diverse repertoire includes an eclectic mélange crossing many genres, both old and new, which draws from their folk and Americana roots. Major influences to their music include the harmonies of Peter, Paul and Mary, Wailin’ Jennys and Brother Sun to…

Farm Animal Day…Sponsor Town of Saugerties

August 31 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

NEIGH, HE HAW, QUACK, CLUCK, CHIRP, AND MORE! FARM ANIMAL DAY at the SAUGERTIES FARMERS MARKET Saturday, August 31, 2019 Hear squeaks, squawks, clucks and quacks as well as touch, feed, ride, and talk to the animals brought to the Saugerties Farmers Market on Farm Animal Day, Saturday, September 1 from 10 am to 2 pm at 115 Main Street in Saugerties. The parade of farm animals from big to small includes draft horses, huarizos (half llama and half alpaca)…

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

August 31 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

August 31 — Drawing Farm Animals — Drawing animals from life is best, but if you aren’t lucky enough to live on or near a farm, drawing animals from models is okay. Using toy farm animals as models, we will sketch and color a pig, horse, cow, donkey, turkey, goose and 6 other animals. Hopefully, the kids will be inspired to draw live animals when they get the chance!

Live Music: Elly Wininger, Dave Kearney…Small Engine

August 31 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

What happens when a NY Blues Hall of Fame Guitarist/Singer combines forces with a Master Folk-Noir Songwriter? Small Engine! Chugging forward- steadily and soulfully persistent. Think Bonnie Raitt teams up with Johnny Cash. Great material, great chops, and a great show. The year was 2008…just before it became the sixth coolest town in the Northeast USA, Dave Kearney and Elly Wininger met at a party in Phoenicia, NY. They found that they not only loved the same songs, but that…

September 2019

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

September 7 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

September 7 — Worry Dolls — Guatemalan children are given tiny homemade dolls to which they tell their problems. Then they put the dolls under their pillows at night to let the dolls do their worrying for them. We will make some worry dolls from beads, pipe cleaners and little pieces of felt.

Live Music: Emily Beck

September 7 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

  Emily has been playing music her entire life, starting with the violin to later teaching herself how to play the guitar. She strives to write music that’s comforting, understanding, and can bring the audience on a journey with her. She hopes to make music that can help the audience heal, not feel alone, and come out with a better understanding of themselves. She met some amazing musicians and started a five piece band going by the name the “Emily…

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

September 14 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

September 14 — Foam Plate Printing — With pencil, we will draw images into pieces cut from the tops of Styrofoamm egg cartons, paint them and print them.

Live Music: Jeff Entin

September 14 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Jeff will be playing a wide variety of music with an almost infinite song list including many originals, with a bit of jam band attitude thrown in. The emphasis is on fun for both Jeff and the audience, with familiar, obscure, and original tunes and jams making the show.

Farmers Market Cook-Off: Sponsor Kiwanis Club of Saugerties

September 21 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Our home cooks show off skills with market food; People’s Choice determines the winner

Art Corner with Anita Barbour

September 21 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

September 21 — Interlocking Origami Boxes — This is our first origami project of this farmers market season! And it’s about time. A simple open-top, two-piece box whose parts slide together.

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