Wednesday, April 19, 2017 local almanac
Local weather forecast:
TODAY: Showers likely, mainly after 5 p.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 55. Wednesday night, showers likely, mainly before 1 a.m. Cloudy. Low around 45.
FORECAST FOR THE NEXT TWO DAYS
THURSDAY: A chance of showers, mainly before 11 a.m. Mostly cloudy. High near 66. Thursday night, rain and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5 a.m., then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5 a.m. Low around 51.
FRIDAY: Showers, mainly before 8 a.m. High near 67. Friday night, a slight chance of showers before 2 a.m. Mostly cloudy. Low around 44.
Sunrise today: 6:06 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:42 p.m.
LENGTH OF THE DAY: 13:35 hrs.
Today is the third Wednesday of the month.
WGXC suggests calling ahead to confirm time and location.
All numbers are in the 518 area code unless otherwise noted.
CATSKILL Town Board Committee meeting, 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, 439 Main St., Catskill (943-2141).
COLUMBIA County Board of Supervisors Public Safety Committee meeting, 5 p.m. at 401 State Street, Hudson (828-1527).
GREENE COUNTY Planning Board meeting, 6:30 p.m.; full Legislature meeting, 6:30 p.m. at the County Building, 411 Main St., Catskill (719-3270).
HUDSON Zoning Board of Appeals meeting (tentative) , 6 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren St., Hudson (828-1030).
NEW LEBANON Board of Education meeting, 7 p.m. at junior-senior high school, 14665 NY-22, New Lebanon (794-7600).
STUYVESANT Zoning Revision Committee meeting, 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 5 Sunset Dr., Stuyvesant (758-6248).
TACONIC HILLS Board of Education special meeting, 6:30 p.m. at high school, Board of Education Room, 73 County Route 11A, Craryville (325-0390).
Faso Friday, 12 p.m., every Friday at U.S. Rep. John Faso's District Office, 2 Hudson Street, Kinderhook. Information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A Neighbor's Night Out, 6:30 p.m., Apr. 21 at O'Connor's Public House, 6 Broad Street, Paling. U.S. Rep. John Faso, special guest, plus Sheriff Butch Anderson and state Senator Terrence Murphy to speak. Paid admission only.
Community Speakout on Immigration, 2 p.m., Apr. 22 at Morris Memorial Hall in Chatham. Ruth Reichl, moderator, attorney Tom Gerety, Richard Witt, Rural and Migrant Ministry, Cris Morales, chef, artist, writer.
Albany March for Science, 3 p.m., Apr. 22 at Washington Avenue near Capitol. In concert with the DC March for Science.
Earth2Trump Resistance Roadshow, 8 p.m., Apr. 22 at Bearsville Theater, Woodstock. A national tour against the current administration in Washington D.C.
People's Climate March Hudson, 12 p.m., Apr. 29; begins in the Hudson Public Square (7th Street Park). Sister march to the People's Climate March in Washington D.C. Scheduled speakers: Ned Sullivan of Scenic Hudson, state Assembly member Did Barrett, Livingston Town Board member Will Yandik, and Michelle O'Leary from the Hoosick Falls-based NY Water Project.
Day without Immigrants Strike, May 1, details to come. No work, no school and no shopping for a day.
People's March for Free Press, 12 p.m., May 13, at 5th Avenue and 42nd Street, New York. March and rally in support of the press and free speech.