Jazz Night at the Kirkland – Jazz Live w/ Maiko Hata

Lace Mill resident-artist Maiko Hata and guests will perform Jazz Live at the historic Kirkland, 2 Main Street, Kingston NY 12401 on Friday, October 19.
Doors open at 5 pm | music from 6 – 8 pm
Cash Bar: Newburgh Brewing Company Cream ale | Wine | Light snacks provided by RUPCO. 
This event is open to the public. $10 at the door covers Jazz Night and light snacks with donations directed to RUPCO’s Emergency Assistance Fund.

Bonus! Every attendee will receive a wrist band that can be used at Santa Fe restaurant (11 Main St Kingston NY 12401) across the street from The Kirkland and receive a discount on dinner and a chance to dine with Maiko. For more information, contact Michael D’Arcy at 845-331-2140 Ext:267 or visit the Facebook event page.

Guest parking is available on Main Street or in the County building parking lot next door.

ARTIST BIO:  Maiko who was born in Osaka and grew up in a small town in Hyogo prefecture and has grown up listening to various music since her childhood. Among them, listening to radio stations such as Staybywander, Ozone Makoto, Oscar Peterson etc. She started to play piano at 7 years old. From the influence of her father she listened to jazz from high school days and after graduating she learned vocal music from Shinonome Mari at Arrow Jazz School in Amagasaki City.

Later in 2001 she moved to New York and studied music therapy and jazz performance at New York State University. After graduating from graduate school, she started playing in the suburbs of New York full time.

In recent years she has served as an undercard for Cookies (Billy Harper, Eddie Henderson, David Weiss, Donald Harrison, George Cables, Cecil · McBee) CLEGGHANDY, AARON PARKS . Other Doug Weis (Liz Wright)), Peter Levin, Jay Anderson, Peggy Stern, Francesca Tank Three, Hayaki Miki, Lawrence Clark, Darryl Green and others.

From 2015 she belonged to Billy Harper’s Voice Chorus group.

In the summer of 2018, Maiko ‘s debut album was released and attracted attention with cooperation with Josh Evans who is active in the world and arrangement of Billy Harper.

Can’t make the event but want to donate? Please visit: www.RUPCO.org/donate


Making the Pieces Fit: Landlord Education Session

RUPCO is hosting an informational session, Making the Pieces Fit, for landlords interested in learning about RUPCO’s Housing Choice Voucher Program on June 8 at The Kirkland Hotel, 2 Main St, Kingston. The first session runs 10am to noon with a repeat second meetup from 3pm-5pm. Topics include:

  • who is eligible for Housing Choice Voucher
  • landlord responsibilities
  • Housing Quality Standard inspections
  • Housing Assistance Payment Contract (HAP)
  • and more.

Light refreshments will be served.

On-street or municipal lot parking available.

Landlords attending the session will be entered into a raffle to win a $100 gift card to The Home Depot. One gift card will be raffled at each session.

RSVP Vanessa Secore 845-331-2140 ext. 209 vsecore@rupco.org

O+ Festival Wellness Offerings at The Kirkland October 6-8

“By exchanging the art of medicine for the medicine of art, O+ empowers communities to take control of their collective well-being.” O+ Festival

We’re honored to be a part of O+ Festival again, the eighth year running since O+ hatched this bright idea in 2010. We’re opening the doors to the community and our first-floor Senate Room at The Kirkland, 2 Main Street, Kingston for the weekend’s wellness offerings. Be it yoga or sound baths, meditation or DFX, you’ll want to trade in your sweat bands for an O+ Festivall all-access wristband to experience the mind-body-spirit encounters this weekend, October 6 through 8. For the complete O+ schedule, click here.

Friday, October 6 
7-9p Gentle yoga + sound meditation with Shawn and Susan DeRyder

Saturday, October 7
7-8a Wake Up Yoga with Linda Lalita Winnick
8:30-9:30a Qigong Smile Class with Chris Brandon Whitaker
10-11a Vinyasa Flow with Deb Seche
11:30a-12:30p Finding Balance in a Chaotic World with Christine Agro
1-2p Pure Yang Longevity (Qi Gong) with Charlotte Gibbons
2:30-3:30p Guided Meditation with Shawn Harrison
4-5p The Art of Money with Joanne Leffeld aka Moolah Doula
5:30-6:30p Gentle Yoga and Sacred Napping with Patrice Heber
7-8p Voice Bath with Sarah Perrotta
8:30-10p Kirtan with Radharani Renee Finkelstein

Sunday, October 8
8:30-9:30a DXF (Dance Xross Fitness) with Stacey Nodelman
10-11a Gentle Yoga with Micah
11:30a-12:30p Complete Core Care with Cory Nakasue
1-2p Vintage Jazz Dance with Uptown Swing! with Emily Vail
2:30-3:30p Fusion Dance Technique with Anna Mayta
4-5p Sound Bath with Jessica Caplan
5:30-6:30p Yoga Nidra with Jean L. Wolfersteig