Monthly Archive: March, 2014

Observer Reports – 2 business owners sue Rhinebeck village

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Owners of Beekman Arms, mental health clinic site challenge recent zoning decisions Read On:  http://www.rhobserver.com/22247/2-business-owners-sue-rhinebeck-village/

Upcoming Starr Library Programs – Rhinebeck

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Gardening Lecture:  Ground Covers: “Garden Enhancers & Problem Solvers” Tuesday, March 18th at 6:30pm Barbara Bravo, Master Gardener Volunteer with Cornell Cooperative Extension will discuss these low maintenance, environmentally friendly ground covers that offer diverse… Continue reading

Essential Moments Opening Reception- At Cinnamon Rhinebeck

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The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum presents an author talk and book signing with STEPHEN C. SCHLESINGER co-editor of THE LETTERS OF ARTHUR SCHLESINGER, JR

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Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Henry A. Wallace Center at the FDR Presidential Library and Home HYDE PARK, NY — The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum is pleased to… Continue reading

Canned! The Big Read brings cooking competition to Red Hook

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(RED HOOK, NY) —   Watch local celebrity cheftestants battle for supremacy when Canned!, a competitive cooking program, comes to the Red Hook Firehouse at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 27.  Three local chefs will compete in… Continue reading

DOLLARS FOR SCHOLARS ANNOUNCES NEW AFFILIATION AND LAUNCH OF NEW ERA AS RHINEBECK COMMUNITY SCHOLARSHIP FUND

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The Board of Trustees of Dollars for Scholars Rhinebeck has announced its new name, “Rhinebeck Community Scholarship Fund”, and affiliation with the Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley. The announcement comes on the… Continue reading

Save Rhinebeck Green Space – Update

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Save Rhinebeck Green Space is proud to endorse Heath Tortarella and Gary Kenton in the upcoming Rhinebeck village trustee election on March 18th. Vote Tuesday 12 noon to 9pm. Spring is almost here!… Continue reading

Sign Up For Rhinebeck Little League BASEBALL!

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Spring is around the corner, and the time is now to have fun and be a member of the team! Rhinebeck Little League is actively looking to add players to be part of… Continue reading

Central Hudson warning about scammers

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Central Hudson We are again warning you that a number of our customers (both homes and businesses) report being targeted by scammers fraudulently claiming to represent Central Hudson and instructing them to pay… Continue reading

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS AT WILDERSTEIN

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Wilderstein Historic Site CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS AT WILDERSTEIN Are you a history buff? Do you enjoy talking with and listening to people? Wilderstein Historic Site is looking for you! Wilderstein is seeking volunteers… Continue reading

Wings & Roots Weekly Nature Based Playgroup for Families

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Green Building Standards Workshop

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The Rhinebeck Town Board is considering legislating Green Building Standards for future construction in the Town of Rhinebeck.  One such standard under consideration is the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and… Continue reading

The New York State Police remind drivers to not drink and drive this holiday weekend

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In an effort to prevent tragedies caused by impaired driving, the New York State Police will initiate special traffic enforcement efforts during the St. Patrick’s Day weekend. The effort will begin on Friday,… Continue reading

Upcoming Events from the Rhinebeck Historical Society – 2014

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Friday, March 21, The Intertwining of the History of Omega and Rhinebeck, 7:30 pm at the Starr Library,Local History Room Chrissa Pullicino, Public Relations Manager at Omega will tell us about the history of… Continue reading

Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum presents a Free Family Activity Day

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11:00 a.m. Silkscreen Poster Workshop – Print Your Own WPA Poster! 2:00 p.m Book Talk and Signing with ENNIS CARTER author of POSTERS FOR THE PEOPLE: ART OF THE WPA Saturday, March 29, 2014 Henry A. Wallace… Continue reading

03/12/2014 Mill Road Re-Opened

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Road Re-opened The Town of Rhinebeck Highway Department has re-opened Mill Road (south) between Cove Road and CR85. The road closure is no longer in effect. The road is open for traffic. http://www.rhinebeck-ny.gov.

“Compas y Baile” Retreat at Kaatsbaan

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“Compas y Baile” a Flamenco Retreat at Kaatsbaan – June 13-15, 2014   Compas y Baile promotes a deeper understanding of the relationship between flamenco dance and music. Technique classes integrate all aspects… Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Parade! 2014

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Originally posted on Rhinebeck Community Forum:
St. Patrick’s Day Parade! March 16th, 2014  The Parade and Shamrock Run are Rain or Shine Events Please line up for the Run on Albany Avenue for the…

CENTER for PERFORMING ARTS at RHINEBECK-Solas an Lae

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Solas an Lae March 14-16 8 p.m. Fri & Sat 3 p.m. Sun Tickets: $22 / $20 Box Office: (845) 876-3080 Deirdre Lowry & Patrick Brown present the Solas An Lae Dance Company… Continue reading

Albert Shahinian Fine Art Meet – the – Artists

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WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY – WED, MARCH 12, 2014

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WESTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN COLUMBIA-EASTERN ULSTER-WESTERN DUTCHESS- EASTERN DUTCHESS 6:16 AM EDT WED – MAR 12, 2014 …WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 AM EDT THURSDAY… * LOCATIONS…MID… Continue reading

Be Pampered – a portion of the proceeds supports Relay For Life – Rhinebeck

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Relay For Life of Rhinebeck  May 31, 2014  Dutchess County Fairgrounds At Relay For Life events, communities across the globe come together to honor cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost, and fight back… Continue reading

Fiesta For Nicaragua Cocktail Party and Silent Auction – March 14th

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Rhinebeck Interact Club  Rhinebeck High  School student community service organization  under the guidance and advisership of Rhinebeck Rotary, invites you to: Fiesta For Nicaragua  Cocktail Party and Silent Auction Friday, March 14th, from 7  – 11pm … Continue reading

Rhinebeck – Emergency Road Closure

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Town of Rhinebeck Rhinebeck Town website: http://www.rhinebeck-ny.gov. Emergency Road Closure The Town of Rhinebeck Highway Department has closed a portion of Mill Road (South) between Cove Road and CR 85 due to a… Continue reading

Growing Older in Rhinebeck

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Calendar of Events Monthly Mon  Support Group for Caregivers, 2-4PM, at the Church of the Messiah, in the back of  Donegan  Hall, behind the church.  Conversation, information, and sharing – as well as… Continue reading

2014 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS & ELECTRONIC WASTE DISPOSAL DAYS – YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER AND PRE-PAY

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2014 HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS & ELECTRONIC WASTE DISPOSAL DAYS YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER AND PRE-PAY Call 463-6020 or visit http://www.DCRRA.org to register and schedule an appointment, then send a check for $5.00 payable to: ‘DCRRA’… Continue reading

Masters of Disaster Red Hook Public Library hosts emergency preparedness program for kids

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(RED HOOK, NY) – Don’t let your kids be anxious or scared about unexpected events – bring them to a special Family Fun Night, Masters of Disaster, at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 3 at… Continue reading

Seemingly never- ending winter a joy for ice boaters

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NBC NIGHTLY NEWS REPORTS- http://www.nbcnews.com/watch/nightly-news/seemingly-never-ending-winter-a-joy-for-ice-boaters-190620739656

Red Hook – Saturday, March 15th – New York State Public High School Athletic Association Championships

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After winning the Section IX Championship and the Regional Championship, the Red Hook High School Boys’ Basketball Team is in the Final Four of all Class A schools in New York State. On… Continue reading

Rhinebeck – 56th ANNUAL- LANDSMAN KILL STOCKING CLUB FISHING CONTEST

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2014 56th ANNUAL LANDSMAN KILL STOCKING CLUB FISHING CONTEST Open to all Rhinebeck School District Children ages 3 to under 16 CONTEST REGISTRATION–Saturday, March 22nd 9:30 – Noon at Convenience Corner(Village Mobil) LATE Registration:  11:00 am… Continue reading