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Wednesday, September 12, 2012 local almanac

Sep 12, 2012 12:00 am
Weather right now

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="128"] Cairo: High 82F; low 50F.[/caption]

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="125"] Catskill: High 81F; low 54F.[/caption]









READ TEMPERATURE IN HUDSON: On thermometer in Studio A.
FAR LEFT:The temperature on the far left is from the Hawthorne Valley Farm Weather Page.
MIDDLE TEMP: Cairo from Weather Underground page.
FAR RIGHT: Catskill from Weather Underground page.

Local weather forecast.
Today's forecast is specific to Catskill, in Greene County:

Today: Patchy fog before 9 a.m. Sunny. Clear overnight. High near 81; low around 52.

The outlook for the next three days:

Thursday: Sunny. Mostly clear overnight. High near 82; low around 54.
Friday: Sunny. Mostly clear overnight. High near 81; low around 55.
Saturday: Mostly sunny. Partly cloudy overnight. High near 76; low around 53.

Sunrise today: 6:32 a.m.
Sunset today: 7:10 p.m.
Length of the day: 12 hrs., 38 min.

Town meetings

Today is the second Wednesday of the month.
(WGXC suggests you call ahead to confirm meeting time and location.)

VILLAGE OF ATHENS Board meets at 6:30 p.m at the Athens Community Center, 2 First St., Athens (945-1551).
CLERMONT Planning Board meets at Town Hall at 7 p.m. at 1795 Route 9, Clermont (537-6868).
COLUMBIA COUNTY holds a full Board of Supervisors meeting at 7:30 p.m. at 401 State St. in Hudson.
COPAKE Resource Advisory Committee meeting at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 230 Mt. View Road, Copake (329-1234).
GHENT Planning Board Application meeting and Zoning Board of Appeals meeting, 7 p.m. both at Town Hall, 2306 State Route 66, Ghent (392-4644).
HUDSON Planning Committee meets at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 520 Warren Street, Hudson (828-1030).
JEWETT Town meeting at 7 p.m., at Municipal Bldg. 3547 Co. Rt. 23C (263-4626).
KINDERHOOK Town’s 9 & 9H Corridor Committee meets at 7 p.m. at at Town Hall, 4 Church St, Niverville (784-2233).
KINDERHOOK Village Board meeting and budget hearing, 7 p.m. at 6 Chatham Street, Kinderhook (758-9882).

The day ahead at WGXC: Programming notes

12 p.m. (noon): The Schoemer Show: Vetiver In celebration of the WGXC Fall Pledge drive theme Open Air, Vetiver will stop by the WGXC Hudson studio for an interview and live acoustic performance in advance of the band's show that evening at Helsinki Hudson.
2 p.m.: Work Show Host and producer Paul Smart looks into the sometimes delicate and usually rewarding interplay between volunteer and spec work and paying jobs, especially as they relate to WGXC. Interviewees include writer and wordsmith Deborah Artman, a regular interviewee of Catskill-area artists for the station; station manager Lynn Sloneker, and music producer and writer Karen Schoemer (whose show precedes the Work Show.
4 p.m.: WGXC Afternoon Show: Sam Alvarez from the Catskill Public Library will join us for a conversation on the challenges that face libraries in a digital age of limited public funding. Plus news, events and music from Jill Sutton, Peter Krug, and Ron Diamondstein live from the Catskill Community Center.
9 p.m.:  Live from the Red Dot Open Mic: Open Air Pledge Drive How better to embrace Open Air than by sharing tunes and tricks at the Red Dot Open Mic? Tune in or turn out to listen or contribute your own sounds for this special pledge drive edition of live at the Red Dot Open Mic. If you'd like to participate, please contact rob@midhudsonmedia.com or jess@wgxc.org to confirm your performance spot. The Red Dot is located at 321 Warren St. in Hudson.

After midnight

120 Hours for John Cage continues:

01:00: Riverbroadening , Matt Davis (28:30)
02:00: The butterfly flip, Emmanuel Mieville (03:31)
03:00: The truth we know', Sally Rodgers/Steve Jones (05:25)
Wave Farm / WGXC Acra Contact Info
Mailing: PO Box 13 Acra, NY 12405
Main Office / Acra Studio
(518) 622-2598
WGXC Office
(518) 697-7400
WGXC Hudson Studio
(518) 828-0290
WGXC Feedback
(518) 212-7509 feedback@wgxc.org
Wave Farm / WGXC Acra Studio: 5662 Route 23 Acra, NY 12405
WGXC Hudson Studio: 369 Warren St. Hudson, NY 12534