Monthly Archive: March, 2014

At the Morton – What to Expect When You’re not Expecting

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Young Rhinebeck Half-day/Whole-world: Chaperoned program for middle and high school students on early dismissal days. March 14th, 2014

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HALF DAY/WHOLE WORLD is a program of scheduled activities for middle school students on days when Rhinebeck has early dismissal. The afternoon includes lunch and a variety of chaperoned activities that provide opportunities… Continue reading

THIRD THURSDAY LUNCHEON EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF THE MESSIAH PARISH HALL MARCH 20, 2014

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Third Thursday Luncheon Third Thursday Luncheon will be on Thursday, March 20, 2014.  As part of Messiah’s Outreach Programs, each luncheon benefits a local organization to support its ongoing programs. The March Luncheon will… Continue reading

The Big Read and Morton Call for Artists for “The Art of the Rail”

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The Big Read and Morton Call for Artists for “The Art of the Rail” Share the experience of Marilynne Robinson’s novel Housekeeping. The book’s symbols include trains; Rhinecliff is a great setting to exhibit… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Board of Education “coffee hours” Wednesday, March 12, 2014

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This Wednesday, March 12, 2014, the Rhinebeck Central School Board of Education will hold the next in a series of informal “coffee hours” that are open to parents, students, and other members of… Continue reading

RHINEBECK TOWN BOARD MEETING TONIGHT at 6:45pm SHOW YOUR OPPOSITION TO RED WING’S MINING PROPOSALS

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A large presence at the meeting will be a meaningful display of unified support to these items:  Block the DEC-approved MINING project on a 37.5 acre parcel with a 9 acre lake/pond on… Continue reading

The Road to Growth: Scale Your Business. Up your Game -Thursday, March 27, 2014

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The Women’s Enterprise Development Center, Mid-Hudson Valley (WEDC-MHV), in partnership with the Rhinebeck Area Chamber of Commerce and Re>Think Local will hold a daylong conference on March 27, 2014 at Locust Grove in… Continue reading

Train of Thought – Red Hook Public Library & Historic Red Hook host Hudson Valley railroad presentation

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(RED HOOK, NY) – Railroad historian Bernard L. Rudberg will discuss the history of the Rhinebeck & Connecticut Railroad and how it connected with the New York Central Railroad at 6 p.m. Thursday, March… Continue reading

Elder Law Seminar at Starr Library on Thursday, March 27th at 6:30 pm

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John C. Wirth, Jr., Esq. will be discussing “What is Elder Law and Why Should I Be Interested – A Primer?” Topics will include: the role of Elder Law in the estate planning process,… Continue reading

Are You Ready to Buy Your First Home? – Vicki L. Haak, Certified Financial Planner®

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Buying your first home is one of the biggest investment decisions you’ll ever make. So how do you know if it’s the right time to venture into home ownership? You can start by… Continue reading

Rhinebeck & Dutchess County Residents: SHOW YOUR OPPOSITION TO RED WING’S MINING PROPOSALS

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ATTEND Rhinebeck TOWN BOARD Meeting this Monday, MARCH 10  Thanks for your overwhelming support by signing our petition stating that “Red Wing Properties has proposed a huge mining operation on White Schoolhouse Road… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Science Foundation is delighted to announce that the Innovation Initiative is coming to Chancellor Elementary School.

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RSF has established STEM labs and programming for grades 6 – 12, and is nowworking towards the creation of a Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Lab for Rhinebeck’s youngest students ingrades K – 5 at… Continue reading

Morton Presents The 2014 Talent Show! – “Take Five” – March 7, 2014

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Originally posted on Rhinebeck Community Forum:
“TAKE FIVE” Friday, March 7, 2014 Doors open at 6 p.m.  Show begins at 7 p.m. This is an evening to celebrate the talents of your friends and family.…

Historic Gathering of Classic Stern Steerers on the Hudson River on You Tube

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Rabies Vaccination Clinic – Hyde Park Town Hall

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Health, Department of Event Category: Rabies Vaccination Clinics (HealthInfo@dutchessny.gov) Rabies Clinic Thursday, March 13, 2014 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM This clinic will be held at the Hyde Park Town Hall located at 4383… Continue reading

RHINEBECK & DUTCHESS COUNTY RESIDENTS: We Need Your Support!

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STOP MINING OPERATIONS BY RED WING PROPERTIES Large scale Mining is the most damaging land use there is. It destroys neighborhoods, permanently alters the land and causes a significant increase in noise, damage… Continue reading

BOOK LAUNCH PARTY: JENNY OFFILL – SPARKY! At Oblong Rhinebeck

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Sunday, March 9, 12:00 p.m. KIDS EVENT AT OBLONG BOOK LAUNCH PARTY: JENNY OFFILL – SPARKY! Oblong Books & Music, 6422 Montgomery Street, Rhinebeck, NY – (845) 867-0500 Admission: FREE RSVP Requested  rsvp@oblongbooks.com or via Facebook Recommended for Ages… Continue reading

Clearwater – March 15 – Open Boat Potluck and “Get Your Irish On” Open Jam

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Come on down to the Rondout in Kingston Saturday, March 15, 4:00 – 8:00PM With special guests, ”Wild Swan” Whether it’s “Danny Boy,” “Shule A Roo,” or “Who Put the Overalls in Mrs. Murphy’s… Continue reading

Stop Searching, Start Finding – Employment Clinic at Red Hook Public Library

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(RED HOOK, NY) — Frustrated with your job search? Need help with a resume? Make an appointment for a 45-minute, one-on-one help session writing resumes, online job searches and online applications at Red… Continue reading

Hudson River Heritage Annual Preservation Forum – Hudson River railroads

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RHINEBECK, N.Y.–Hudson River Heritage (HRH) will hold its 5th Annual Preservation Forum on Saturday, March 15th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 pm at The Rhinecliff Hotel, 4 Grinnell Street, Rhinecliff, New York. This… Continue reading

Learn to read dog language with Sirius Play Dog – Free event!

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“Catching the Wind” Stanfordville Sculptor Showcases at Stanford Grange

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Stanfordville sculptor Jesse Germond will showcase his animal weathervanes and sculptures March 15 – 16 and March 22 – 23 from 1 – 5pm at the Stanford Grange #808, 6043 Route 82, Stanfordville, NY. The Exhibition is hosted by Creative Crossings. “Catching the… Continue reading

Riverkeeper Sweep 2014

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Have you put your community on the map for  our massive shoreline cleanup on May 10? We have 73 sites already from Coney Island to Albany – but we have gaps to fill.… Continue reading

The Starr Library in March 2014

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Saturday, March 15th 2pm – 3:15pm ART PROJECT: “Dreams of Space” Children ages 6 – 8 years old can create their very own Outer-spacescapes with watercolor and simple marbling. Limited space, so please… Continue reading

RURAL RHINEBECK NEIGHBORS – An association of residents concerned with increased mining activity along White Schoolhouse Road

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  RHINEBECK RESIDENTS:   DID YOU KNOW!??   That just 3-1/2 miles from our beautiful Village of Rhinebeck, the Department of Environmental Control (DEC) approved a MINING project on a 37.5 acre parcel… Continue reading

Ice Boats on the Hudson River – March 1st, 2014

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