It's the first weekend of the new year. Whether you want to challenge yourself by learning a new skill this year, make more time for family and friends, or just explore more of what the Hudson Valley has to offer, this weekend is the perfect time to start. Here's a few suggestions with links to find more events through the Hudson Valley this weekend.

 

Saturday, January 7 at 9 am: Archery Sessions to begin at Bowdoin Park. The Dutchess County Parks will offer weekend archery session where both adults and children can learn or practice their archery skills. Space is limited and registration is required. Cost $50 for all five sessions. Equipment is provided and the sessions are held in the auditorium at Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls. To find other events going on in Dutchess County this weekend,click here.

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Sunday, January 8; 11-2: Callicoon Farmer's Market. Discover a wide variety of foods, wines, hard ciders, baked goods, and more at this Indoor Farmer's Market. Admission is free. To find other events going on in Sullivan County this weekend, click here.

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Saturday, January 7: 5 pm-8 pm: First Saturday Arts in Kingston. Events include open studio tours, live music, arts activities, theatrical performances and more. Held the first Saturday of each month. To find other events going on in Ulster County this weekend, click here.

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Saturday, January 7, times vary: Ice Skating at the Bear Mountain Ice Rink. Weather permitting, skating here runs until March 2017. The rink is outside and uncovered, so dress appropriately. For other events going on in Orange County this weekend,click here.

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