May in Rhinebeck – Out and About

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 May 2007

THE CREATIVE EXPERIENCE – 40 WORKS
from May 1st to May 29th
Montgomery Row Second Level

The first annual exhibition by
Rhinebeck High School &  Bulkeley Middle School Art Students
showcasing the talent of Rhinebeck students involved in the Rhinebeck Central School’s art program. 40 works, by 40 students, including papier mache, scratchboard, self portraits, paintings and stained glass are representative of the depth & breath of talent, teaching and learning occuring in the Rhinebeck Central School District.
For more information: Sue Hartshorn
You can also visit: www.montgomeryrow.com

SPECIAL MAY EVENT AT MONTGOMERY ROW
from May 1st to May 31st Montgomery Row, Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck
Take $5 off your next purchase of $25 or more!  Print your $5 off coupon at http://www.montgomeryrow.com’s monthly coupons.  Redeem your coupon at one of these Montgomery Row stores: Body Central, Paper Trail, Cabin Fever Outfitters, Four Winds, Oblong Books & Music, Options Jewelry and Xanadu Hair Studio!
For more information: 845-876-6670
You can also visit: www.montgomeryrow.com

 HUDSON VALLEY CEREMONIES WEDDING PLANNING WORKSHOP on May 14th835 Fiddlers Bridge Rd Rhinebeck

Hudson Valley Ceremonies presents Wedding Planning Workshops.  Learn how to plan your wedding like a professional.  Learn how to save money and time.  May 14th 6pm – 9pm.  Food and beverages provided.  $15 for one person or $20 for two people.  Each couple receives a wedding planner.  Call for reservations.  Other workshops on June 11th, July 16th and Aug 13th.
For more information: Jeanne Stark 845-266-8524
You can also visit: www.HudsonValleyCeremonies.com

CHILDRENS WELLNESS:
on May 15th Dr Toms Tonics – A Modern Apothecary, Rhinebeck
6:30-8:00 PM Join us for our FREE series of discussions on health and wellness. These sessions are designed to provide a meeting ground for like minded individuals, and to educate and empower, whilst promoting awareness of naturopathic medicine and active licensing efforts.

For more information: 845-876-2900
You can also visit: www.dr.tomstonics.com

LADIES’ INTER-CLUB EVENT
on May 16th
Rhinebeck Tennis Club,  Rte. 308, Rhinebeck

10:00am-1:00pm.  RTC vs. Poughkeepsie Tennis Club.  Pot-luck lunch to follow.  Free.
For more information: 845-8786-8008
You can also visit: www.rhinebecktennis.com

SPRING 5K TRAIL RACE
on May 17th Locust Grove, 2683 South Rd (Rte.9), Poughkeepsie 6pm.
For more information: 845-454-4500
You can also visit: www.morsehistoricsite.org

SIDEWALK SALE DAYS
from May 18th to May 20th
Downtown Rhinebeck
A great tradition, a wonderful opportunity.  Find amazing bargains among the Village of Rhinebeck’s stores — including gifts, apparel, antiques,jewelry, wine, cigars, toys, treats and sweets, gourmet food, books, housewares and much, much more.
For more information: 845-876-5904
You can also visit: www.rhinebeckchamber.com

BARBARA RANKIN AND FRIENDS
from May 18th to May 19th
CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck

Singer/actress Barbara Rankin, who recently received rave reviews for her performance as Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire, dons her musical theater cap on May 18th and 19th at the CENTER for Performing Arts in Rhinebeck to present BARBARA RANKIN & FRIENDS: AN EVENING OF SONG (& COMEDY) TONIGHT! 

Tickets are $20 for adults and $18 for seniors and children.
The CENTER is located at 661 Route 308, 3.5 miles east of the Rhinebeck traffic light.
For more information: (845) 876-3080
You can also visit: www.centerforperformingarts.org

STAATSBURGH ANNUAL SPRING GALA
on May 19th Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Rhinebeck
Time to be announced.  Sponsored by the Friends of Mills Mansion.  Plus open house 10am-5pm.
For more information: 845-889-8851
You can also visit: www.staatsburgh.org

RHINEBECK CHORAL CLUB SPRING CONCERT
on May 19th Rhinebeck First Baptist Church
8pm. The theme for a portion of the concert is Folk Songs International and will feature new arrangements of such familiar songs as “Shanendoah”, and “The Water is Wide”.   The balance of the program will include spiritual, patriotic and secular works.  In addition, a portion of the program will highlight solo voices from within the Choral Club.  General admission is $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for students.
For more information: 845-229-9809 (Sheryl)
You can also visit: www.rhinebeckchoralclub.org

GIRL SCOUT JAMBOREE
on May 19th Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
Please contact the Fairgrounds for further information.
For more information: 845-876-4001
You can also visit: www.dutchessfair.com

MORTON DAY
on May 19th Morton Memorial Library, 82 Kelly St., Rhinecliff
7pm.  Free. Celebration of the 99th anniversary of the library and Levi P. Morton’s birthday.  Live Auction, featuring local artists; silent auction of art and treasures including dinners, vintage wines and gift baskets.  Refreshments provided, courtesy of The Rhinecliff Hotel and the Rhinecliff Ladies Auxiliary.
For more information: 876-2903
You can also visit: www.morton.rhinecliff.linb.ny.us

 AMERICAN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA CONCERTS
from May 4th to May 5th
Sosnoff Theater, Fisher Center, Bard College

6:45pm.  Tickets: $35-$20.  Debussy and Mahler.
For more information: 845-758-7900
You can also visit:  www.fishercenter.bard.edu

FLIGHTS OF FANCY:  BIRDHOUSE AUCTION
on May 5th
Church of the Messiah
Reception and Silent Auction of birdhouses created by more than 60 artists to benefit the Children’s Trust of Rhinebeck.  Catered by Desparados.  $25 per person.  Viewing begins at 5pm, silent auction closes at 7:30pm.
For more information: 876-7795
You can also visit:  www.rhinebeckchildrenstrust.org

HUDSON RIVER VALLEY ANTIQUE AUTO ASSOCIATION
from May 5th to May 6th
Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck

Please contact the Fairgrounds for further information.
For more information: 845-876-4001
You can also visit:  www.dutchessfair.com

MEMBER-GUEST ROUND ROBIN
on May 5th
Rhinebeck Tennis Club,  Rte. 308, Rhinebeck

12-2:00pm.  Fun day of tennis and refreshments.  Free.  RSVP. by May 1st 2007.
For more information: 845-876-8008
You can also visit:  www.rhinebecktennis.com

RHINEBECK CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY SPRING BENEFIT on May 6th Historic Ledgewood, Hyde Park

Musicians Jorge Caballero & Maria Conte, perform.  Silent auction with antiques, crafts, a week in Paris & Spain, and gift certificates from local merchants and restaurants.  $75 per person.  4pm.  Directions to Ledgewood will be provided.
For more information: 876-0264 (9am-8pm)
You can also visit:  www.rhinebeckmusic.org

 UPSTATE FILMS: 35TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION from May 1st to May 31st
Upstate Films, 6415 Montgomery St, Rhinebeck

Guest speakers and film events throughout May.  Check website, http://www.upstatefilms.org for specific information.
For more information: 845-876-4546
You can also visit  www.upstatefilms.org .

REGULAR TOUR SEASON – WILDERSTEIN HISTORIC SITE from May 3rd to October 28th Wilderstein Historic Site House museum open for guided tours Thursdays through Sundays, noon until 4pm. Last tour is at 3:30pm. $10 per adult, $9 per student/senior, children under 12 are free. Call 845-876-4818 for more information. For more information: Kacie Williams  You can also visit:  www.wilderstein.org

 CHURCH OF THE MESSIAH

May 12th –  Yard Sale –  for info or a space call Su at the Messiah  845- 876-3533

SOLAS AN LAE, LIGHT OF DAY
from May 11th to May 13th
CENTER for Performing Arts at Rhinebeck
Irish Dance as you’ve never seen it before.  Innovative choreography, abstract imagery – a multi-media tour de force.  Fri & Sat. 8pm.  Sun. 3pm.  Tickets: $20 adults, $18 seniors and children.
For more information: 845-876-3080
You can also visit:  www.centerforperformingarts.org

OPEN HOUSE – DAR
on May 12th
Livingston Street, Rhinebeck
1-4pm, tea and scones, antique quilt show,and silent auction for vintage hats.  Admission: $8.50 in advance, $10.00 at door. For more information: 845-876-2436
You can also visit:  www.geocities.com/chancellor12572

DUTCHESS COUNTY FAIR’S 1ST ANNUAL YOUTH FESTIVAL on May 12th
Dutchess County Fairgrounds, Rhinebeck
9am – 6pm.  Admission $5.  18 and under free at all times.  Talented and aged between 5 and 18?  Enter competitions in visual and performance Arts, Sports, Science and Technology and Agriculture.  Visit the Fairgrounds website to download applications.  Additional activities will include Raptor and reptile shows, Petting Zoo, Mad Science Shows, Tae Kwon Do and Karate Demonstrations, Spelling Bee and Farm and Home Safety Demonstrations. For more information: 845-876-4001 You can also visit:  www.dutchessfair.com

RHINEBECK FARMER’S MARKET OPENS
from May 13th to November 18th
Municipal Parking Lot, East Market St.

The Hudson Valley’s Premier Farmers’ Market Featuring the Best & Freshest Locally Grown Produce as well as Meats, Cheeses, Bread, Wine, Flowers, Honey and much much more. Special Events and Free Live Music all Season Long. Every Sunday 10am-2pm Rain or Shine. Mother’s Day -Thanksgiving.
You can also visit:  www.rhinebeckfarmersmarket.com