Monthly Archive: November, 2011

Starr Library Holiday Book Sale~ December 9th & 10th, 2011

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Holiday Book Sale Friday, December 9, 10am – 5pm Saturday, December 10, 10am – 4pm During regular library hours Hosted by the Friends of Starr Library http://www.starrlibrary.org/   The Holiday Book Sale features… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports: Rhinebeck extends hearing on events code

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RHINEBECK — The Village Board in January will reopen a public hearing on a proposed village events code that has drawn strong opposition from supporters of the Dutchess County Fairgrounds and several other… Continue reading

From Stressed-Out to Blissed-Out! Sunday December 18th, 2011

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Clear Yoga 6423 Montgomery Street Rhinebeck As we head towards the Holidays, take a break from the chaos and give yourself (or someone you love) the gift of self-nurture.   Through the powerful… Continue reading

Bard Symphonic Chorus and Chamber Singers will perform at the Fisher Center for the Performing Arts.

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On Wednesday, December 7th, at 8:00 pm, the Bard Symphonic Chorus and Chamber Singers will perform at the Fisher Center for the Performing Arts. The performance will include Joseph Hayden’s “Harmoniemesse” and Amadeus… Continue reading

The Conservatory Orchestra Performs Ives, Beethoven, and Mahler

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Sunday, December 4 at 3 pm Suggested Donation: $20 orchestra seating; $15 parterre/first balcony The Conservatory Sundays Series continues with a winter matinee concert on Sunday, December 4 at 3 pm. Under the… Continue reading

Free Performance: Andy Borowitz Saturday, December 3 at 7:30pm

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The 50 Funniest American Writers  RHINEBECK, NY – On Saturday, December 3 at 7:30pm, Oblong Books & Music will present a performance with Andy Borowitz, editor of The 50 Funniest American Writers: An… Continue reading

FAMILY EVENT: Peter Yarrow, The Night Before Christmas

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Sunday, December 11, 4:00pm Oblong Books & Music presents a special event with Peter Yarrow. His newest book is The Night Before Christmas. Peter will read from and sign copies of his books.… Continue reading

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports: Turkey Trot raises $10,000

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“The turnout has been phenomenal,” organizer Deborah Breen said. Read On: http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/article/20111125/NEWS01/311240028/Turkey-Trot-raises-10-000?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|PoughkeepsieJournal.com

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports:Tales of appreciation mark Thanksgiving

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RHINEBECK — On this Thanksgiving Day, one woman is expressing deep gratitude for the actions of a group of good Samaritans who worked together to save her life on a Monday afternoon in… Continue reading

Daily Freeman Reports: Foes of Rhinebeck event regulations outnumber supporters at hearing

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RHINEBECK — Advocates of proposed village regulations on large gatherings for special events were outnumbered at a public hearing Tuesday by supporters of the Dutchess County Fairgrounds and other groups that would be… Continue reading

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports: Turkey Trot boosts Ferncliff Forest

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Same-day registration for the race begins at 7:15 a.m., but Staley encourages those who are interested to register ahead of time if possible. Read On: http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011311220011

Yuletide spirit at Wilderstein Historic Site ~ Yuletide Tea December 10th, 2011

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Treat yourself to a memorable afternoon that celebrates holidays by attending our Yuletide Tea on Saturday, December 10 at 1pm. Enjoy a festive afternoon with fine tea, homemade cakes, cookies and delicate finger… Continue reading

HALF DAY/WHOLE WORLD ~ Friday, December 2nd, 2011

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HALF DAY/WHOLE WORLD is a program of scheduled activities for Middle School and High School students on days when Rhinebeck has early dismissal. Local businesses host a variety of chaperoned activities that provide… Continue reading

Highlights from the Footlights: Hurricane Irene Fundraiser December 18th, 2011

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  Highlights from the Footlights Hurricane Irene Fundraiser December 18 3 pm Sunday Box Office: (845)876-3080 Join us for a special fundraiser event as we continue clean-up from flooding caused by Hurricane Irene.… Continue reading

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports: Sinterklaas inspires fair

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Mom Heidi Duch, 42, held a paper crown covered in glittery snowflakes and green flowers. “It embraces the whole community and celebrates the holiday spirit,” she said of the event. “And we get… Continue reading

RHINEBECK 5TH GRADERS HOST SPAGHETTI DINNER TO FUND EDUCATIONAL TRIP

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Rhinebeck, NY – The Fifth Graders at Chancellor Livingston Elementary School are embarking on a wonderful adventure in June of 2012: The Fifth Grade Whale Watch Trip. This trip has become a mainstay… Continue reading

Poughkeepsie Journal Reports: Fatal crash leaves one dead in Red Hook

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A 20-year-old man died as a result of injuries today after a one-car crash on Route 199 in Red Hook, according to state police at Rhinebeck. Read On: http://www.poughkeepsiejournal.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=2011111116010

NYSDOH – New York State Health Department on antibiotics

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Think you need an antibiotic? WAIT! You may not need one. Antibiotics don’t work for illness caused by a virus such as coughs, colds, runny noses, most sore throats and viral bronchitis Take… Continue reading

Cappella Festiva Chamber Choir Concerts

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Cappella Festiva Chamber Choir Concerts Things Sacred, or Things Profane Friday, November 18,2011, 8:00 PM Lyall Memorial Federated Church West Maple Ave., Millbrook, NY Sunday, November 20,2011, 7:30 PM Christ Episcopal Church Academy… Continue reading

Bard Math Circle at Starr Library

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Starr Library Saturday, November 19, 1-3PM Free Kids and parents are invited to attend to the Bard Math Circle for an afternoon of fun and games (with a hidden educational agenda). Volunteer students… Continue reading

Holiday Movie ~ The Polar Express December 10th, 2011

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The Rhinebeck Fire Department Hosts  A Children’s’ Holiday Movie “The Polar Express” 1:30 to 4:30 PM on December 10th, 2011 Rhinebeck High School Auditorium Door Prizes – Gifts – Candy Free Admission Seating… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Lions Club Annual (Free) Thanksgiving Feast

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The Rhinebeck Lions Club will be delivery complete Thanksgiving Dinners to anyone in Rhinebeck, Red Hook, Tivoli, Milan or Clinton Corners. Last year the volunteers delivered 112 meals throughout the region. The home… Continue reading

Historic Hyde Park Sites Announce Holiday Open House Events

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Historic Hyde Park Sites Announce  Holiday Open House Events VANDERBILT MANSION HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE December 4, 2011 FREE HOLIDAY EVENTS AT FDR LIBRARY AND HOME, VAL-KILL December 10, 2011 Children’s Reading Festival, Holiday… Continue reading

THE GROUP HOLIDAY SALE ~ November 18th -19th, 2011

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THE GROUP HOLIDAY SALE DELAMATER CONFERENCE CENTER BEEKMANARMS RHINEBECK, NEW YORK FRIDAY, NOV. 18th 2011 (4pm–9pm) SATURDAY, NOV. 19th 2011 (10am–6pm) ethel berger – paper frank dobai- wood beverly eichenlaub – fused glass jewelry stephen… Continue reading

Sinterklaas Craft Fair ~ November 20th, 2011 Rhinebeck Town Hall

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The ARTISAN FAIRE on Sunday, November 20th helps make the Annual Sinterklaas festival in Rhinebeck possible. Come to Rhinebeck Town Hall, 80 East Market Street between 10 and 4 to enjoy a combination… Continue reading

Sinterklaas Puppet Building Workshop Opens Nov. 17th, 2011

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Time to Build this year’s Puppets for the Sinterklaas Starlight Parade! The 2011 Sinterklaas Puppet Building Workshop will open to the public on Thursday, November 17th from 2pm – 7pm. This year, it… Continue reading

Town/Village of Rhinebeck Reports : Winter Youth Programs

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http://rhinebeck-ny.gov/announcements/winter-youth-programs It’s not too late to Register for Basketball and Zumbatomic!  Registration Fees are $25 per family.  Forms can be found at: http://www.rhinebeck-ny.gov/winter-participant-form   Mail one completed form per child to the Recreation… Continue reading

Rhinebeck BOE Adopts 2012-13 Budget Development Calendar

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On Tuesday, November 8, 2011, the Rhinebeck Central School District Board of Education adopted their budget.  2012 – 2013. Read On: http://www.rhinebeckcsd.org/news.cfm?story=85457

The Rhinebeck Central School Board of Education offers info on tax levy cap.

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The Rhinebeck Central School Board of Education is making information available to community members on the Property Tax Cap legislation passed by the New York State Legislature Read On: Understanding New York State’s… Continue reading

Mayor Jim Reardon announced today

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The Village of Rhinebeck is proposing an Events Code to control events held within the Village limits. Mayor Jim Reardon states “Rhinebeck is obviously a very desirable destination for tourists as well as… Continue reading