RHINECLIFF WATERFRONT DAY, SUNDAY, AUGUST 6 Agenda

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A PAST DATE 2006

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RHINECLIFF WATERFRONT DAY, SUNDAY, AUGUST 6

11am – 5pm

Join Us at the Rhinecliff Dock for a Day of Fun and Discovery!
Schedule of Events (Rain or Shine)

11 Am   John J. Harvey Historic Fireboat Arrives 

  Water Salute by local Fire Companies:      

    Rhinecliff Fire Co 
    Rhinebeck Fire Co 
    Hillside Fire Co 
11:15AM Opening Remarks
11:30AM Community Photo by Faye Colosi
  
HUDSON RIVER RIDES ON THE JOHN J. HARVEY:
12:30 –  1:30pm  Tour 1 with live music
3pm –  4pm  Tour 2 with live music
4:30pm  One way trip from Rhinecliff to Kingston 

Boat rides are free but you must get a ticket by calling
876-5738 or go to the Welcome Desk on-site. Limit 80 per tour

ACTIVITIES AT THE DOCK

11am – 5PM                                                                                                       
In the event of rain, most activities will take place at
Morton Memorial Library and the Rhinecliff Fire House

EXHIBITS:       

Rhinecliff Fire Company   
Ice Boat Club: Ice Boating Exhibit  
Greenway Conservancy Exhibit   
Hudson River Research Reserve
Morton Memorial Library and Community House

Hudson River Estuary/ DEC
U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 20-3

Wilderstein
Museum of Rhinebeck History 

ENTERTAINMENT: 
12noon – 2pm    U-Guys: Dancable Rock from music of the 50s thru today
2:30 – 5pm         Joe Tobin’s Acoustic Medicine Road Show  

SPECIAL EVENTS/ GAMES:   
11:45am  Amateur Kayak Races   
1:00 PM  Amateur Arm Wrestling   
2:00 PM  Amateur Pie Eating Contest 
3:00 PM  Amateur Balloon Races   
4:00 PM  Amateur Peanut Races    
(11am – 5pm cont)
KID’s STUFF:    
 Fish Pond Fun
 Bean Bag Toss   
 Fish Art   
 Face Painting
 Balloons and more!   

FOOD:    
 Shea Hosapple’s Ice Tea Stand  
 BBQ/ Hot dogs/ drinks concessioned by The Rhinecliff 

VENDORS:
 Grace Gunning Metalwork
 Rhinecliff DesignWear
 Philip Burgevin Jewelry &  Metalwork
 Alison Wines
 CS Productions Local Art by Cynthia Saniewski
 Chris Hart: From the Hart Honey
 US Postal Service selling the Exclusive Rhinecliff Day Cancellation
 The Rhinecliff Non-Drug A.D.D./ A.D.H.D. Program
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2:00 – 5:00pm Town Hall at the Dock with Steve Block.

                     Come share your thoughts  and concerns about our town.

4:30 – 6:30pm     POT LUCK DINNER at the Rhinecliff Firehouse. Bring a dish to share.
     
4:30 – 6:30pm    FIRE CO. ICE CREAM SUNDAY SOCIAL at the Rhinecliff Firehouse        

                        to benefit The Rhinecliff Volunteer Fire Co & Rescue Squad with generous

                        support from Stewart’s Ice Cream. $3 sundaes.

 Throughout the day, stroll through the Hamlet to catch some great Yard Sales!

HAIKU CONTEST
Let your poetic juices flow and write a haiku about Rhinecliff prior to Sunday, August 6..
For details log on to www.Rhinecliff .org. Entries will be read throughout  the day.

The winner will be announced at 3pm.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CALL  (845) 876-5738