An Evening of Chamber Music with Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players at the Sunset Concert Pavilion on the Festival Grounds, 8pm. Tickets can be purchased at www.shandelee.org or by phone at 845/439-3277. Advanced reservations are required for all festival events. Reserved tickets are $25 and $10 for students 17 and under.
Morgan Outdoors hosts a 90-minute course in reading map & compass for adults, 10:30am. Learn how to interpret a topographic map, to better understand the lay of the land, and use of a compass for navigation. Fee: $12. Class size limited to 10. First come, first served. Register: 845/439-5507.
Geocaching for Kids, 6-8 pm, Livingston Manor Free Library. 845/439-5440.
Geocaching for Kids, 6-8 pm, Morgan Outdoors. 845/439-5507.
Livingston Manor's ArtWalk/ChalkWalk, 10am-4pm. Over 25 artists, with works ranging from watercolor, acrylics and oils to mixed media and photography and artisans with crafts on display. Visit www.livingstonmanor.org.
The Catskill Art Society will present a book reading and photography showing from “New York City of Trees,” the new book by New York-based author and artist Benjamin Swett.The event will take place at the CAS Arts Center, 3-5pm. Visit www.catskillartsociety.org.
Lindsay Barrett George, children’s picture book author and illustrator, will be the featured guest at the Livingston Manor Library during Artwalk Chalkwalk. Children of all ages are welcome to story time with Lindsay Barrett George from 12:30-1pm. 845/439-5440.
The Catskill Art Society will present a book reading and musical performance of selections from “Bug Music,” the new book and CD from musician and professor David Rothenberg, at the CAS Arts Center, 4-6pm. Visit www.catskillartsociety.org or call 845/436-4227.
The Catskill Art Society will host a free opening reception for the Summer Members Show, 5-7pm. All are welcome and light refreshments will be served. Show runs until July 14. 845/436-4227.
The Catskill Art Society will be hosting the Tri-State Beer Tasting Showcase, a special closing event for its new exhibition, SHHH! CAS Silent Auction Benefit, 4-7pm. Tickets include hors d'oeuvres and beverages for visitors age 21 and over. Proceeds benefit the CAS Arts Center. 845/436-4227.