Soup Night at the Elmendorph

Saturday, Jan. 26, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Enjoy an evening with friends and neighbors at the cozy historic Elmendorph Inn – featuring a variety of tasty homemade soups, bread and salad and live music by Duality (Red Hook’s own Jay Trappe and Jack DiPietro). Tickets at the door $10, $6 children 10 and under. 7562 North Broadway.

Gender, Religion and the Rural Life: Reconsidering Dorothy Day and the Catholic Workers on the Land

Sunday, Jan.13, 3:00-4:30 p.m.

Sally Dwyer-McNulty, Professor of History at Marist College, examines the history of the Catholic Worker farms in and around New York State, including Rose Hill in Tivoli. Limited in their roles at the Houses of Hospitality in New York City, Dwyer-McNulty considers what opportunities the farms offered women and families from the 1930s  through the 1970s.  Free and open to the public. Refreshments follow the program. Elmendorph Inn, 7562 North Broadway.