Monthly Archive: February, 2015

RHINEBECK ROTARIANS GET COACHED FOR LIFE

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The Rhinebeck Rotary, at a regular meeting at The Beekman Arms on Monday, February 23rd, hosted former Rotarian Mary Beth Cale who, in addition to her public relations business, has just become a… Continue reading

NOTICE OF CHANGE OF CONSERVATION ADVISORY BOARD MEETING

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The Rhinebeck Conservation Advisory Board has rescheduled its regular March meeting from March 12, 2015 to March 5, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Rhinebeck Town Hall, 80 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New… Continue reading

TOWN OF RHINEBECK PLANNING BOARD REGULAR MEETING AGENDA MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2015

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Prepared at Close of Agenda on February 19, 2015 6:30 PM CALL TO ORDER / DETERMINATION OF QUORUM BUSINESS SESSION   Confirmation of Meeting Agenda Acceptance of Planning Consultant’s Meeting Notes Review and… Continue reading

New administrator takes the helm at Thompson House

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    Rhinebeck, N.Y. – Elaine Trott of Kingston was recently named the new administrator of the Thompson House. She will oversee all aspects of the 100-bed skilled nursing and rehabilitation center on Northern… Continue reading

NOTICE OF RHINEBECK TOWN BOARD SPECIAL MEETING 3/3/15

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The Rhinebeck Town Board will hold a special meeting to discuss the draft Employee Handbook on March 3, 2015 at 10:00 am, at the Rhinebeck Town Hall, 80 East Market Street, Rhinebeck, New… Continue reading

WORKS ON PAPER – TIVOLI ARTISTS GALLERY

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WORKS ON PAPER Friday, February 27  through  Sunday, March 22 Artists Reception: Saturday, February 28, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. . TIVOLI ARTISTS GALLERY Gallery Hours: Friday: 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.; Saturday: 1:00 p.m.-9:00… Continue reading

Friday Night Livebrary! Red Hook Public Library hosts acoustic concert at Elmendorph Inn

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(RED HOOK, NY) — Shake those winter blues when Red Hook Public Library presents Live at the Elmendorph, an intimate music concert featuring Roger & Lenny, with special guest Maggie Rothwell at 7:30 p.m., Friday, March 13, at… Continue reading

Spring Chicks and Pups Red Hook Public Library hosts programs on raising hens and grooming dogs

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    (RED HOOK, NY) — Given the increasing value placed on locally grown organic foods, many are looking to shop in their own backyards – literally! Those interested in learning about raising… Continue reading

Stephen Petronio Company to perform at Kaatsbaan

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Official Kaatsbaan International Dance Center 120 Broadway, Tivoli, New York 12583 Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 7:30pm Kaatsbaan is pleased to welcome Stephen Petronio Company to its stage. Acclaimed by audiences and critics alike,… Continue reading

Red Hook Barn Raising “Neighbors helping neighbors rebuild”

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Tragedy struck this farm in Red Hook, NY in the early morning hours on February 20. Firefighters battled the blaze in sub freezing temperatures. Sadly the 7000+ square ft barn of the Sheehan… Continue reading

Upcoming programs at the Rhinebeck Historical Society

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THE RHINEBECK HISTORICAL SOCIETY  – Upcoming Programs   Friday, February 27th, at 7:30 PM, in the Mary Frazer Local History Room of the Starr Library Tony Musso will discuss his new book ‘Staatsburg:… Continue reading

The Richard B. Fisher Center for the Performing Arts at Bard College

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Spiegeltent 2015 Hosted by Justin Vivian Bond July 3 – August 16 “The greatest cabaret artist of this generation.” —New Yorker, on Justin Vivian Bond Justin Vivian Bond is throwing a party that will… Continue reading

At the Starr : Witness to History: Rwandan Genocide Survivor Consolee Nishimwe 

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 Tuesday, March 3rd 7pm  Consolee Nishimwe was 14 years old when she suffered through the 1994 Rwandan Genocide against Tutsis. This is an inspiring story of courage and endurance that you will never… Continue reading

At the Starr : Special Money Workshop: How Do You Feel About Money?

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 Thursday, March 12th 7pm  Back by popular demand! Ceil Berlin LCSW and Carol Light PhD., both psychotherapists, will be leading another workshop exploring how we feel about money. For many people this is the most… Continue reading

Starr Library – Fraud Prevention

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Fraud Prevention  Thursday, March 19th 1pm Learn how to safeguard against identity theft, avoid internet and telephone scams as well as plan for unexpected life events. Join us for this relevant Financial Education… Continue reading

At the CENTER – La Cage Aux Folles

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La Cage Aux Folles Information February 27 – March 22 8pm Fri & Sat 3pm Sun Tickets: $27 / $25 Box Office (845) 876-3080 – 661 Route 308 Rhinebeck, NY 12572 This acclaimed Broadway… Continue reading

Verizon is currently experiencing technical difficulties

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Verizon is currently experiencing technical difficulties with their phone lines and are working to solve the problem. Land lines and some cell phones are experiencing connection problems in Dutchess, Orange, Ulster, Rockland and… Continue reading

Hudson PD, FD warns to stay off the frozen river

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  HUDSON, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Authorities in Hudson are warning people to stay off the ice. Cameras set up at the Hudson Boat Launch captured video of a group of four people running… Continue reading

Village Informational Notice Issued Monday, February 23, 2015

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Please be advised of the following public hearing: The New York State Public Service Commission seeks public comments on the Joint Proposal regarding Central Hudson Gas & Electric’s proposed rate increase. Interested members… Continue reading

“Sandy’s Celebration of Community”

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Talent Show Friday, March 6 @ 6:00 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, our community. What… Continue reading

Starr Library Gala 2015

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   Join us for A Starry Night Gala at Starr Library. Saturday, February 28th 6pm – 9pm This will be a night filled with food, wine, art, music and friends. Starry Night  Saturday,… Continue reading

Red Hook CAN: “PAPERWORK” March 6-April 5

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Red Hook Community Arts Network announces: Paperwork – An Exhibit opening March 6th-April 5th.  Reception Sat 3/7, 5-7pm. A show juried by Kate McGloughlin, President of the Woodstock School of Art  of original artworks in any medium in… Continue reading

Child Development & Common Core Presentation by Patrice Maynard, Director of Publications and Development for the Research Institute for Waldorf Education.

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Open to the Public Light Refreshments ServedPrimrose Hill Community Space 6571 Springbrook Avenue Rhinebeck, NY 12571For more information contact: (845) 876-1226 or info@primrosehillschool.com http://www.primrosehillschool.com

“A Wintry Mix”

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Join us at our “A Wintry Mix” exhibit Saturday, February 21st as we celebrate our 18th year in business and 5th year in Rhinebeck! Featuring over 35 artists in paintings, ceramics, photography, bronzes,… Continue reading

MERI – Meridith Green’s Finding aMERIca “Fill ‘er up & throw in a hug”

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In January I found myself in Western South Dakota, a place I’d never to been before and oddly, was excited to visit.  After flying into Denver and staying with my sister for a… Continue reading

2015 Beer, Bourbon, & Bacon Early Bird Tickets on sale now! Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck

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The Hudson Valley Craft Brew Fest Presents: Beer, Bourbon, & Bacon 2015 at the Dutchess County Fairgrounds in Rhinebeck on Saturday June 20th, 2015. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW! For a limited time,… Continue reading

It’s #RHINEBOOK Week 2015!

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It’s the perfect time of year to snuggle up with a good book! Stop in at Oblong Books & Music and 20% of your purchase will go to support the Rhinebeck PTSO! Just… Continue reading

THE 28TH KINGSTON ST. PATRICK’S PARADE MARCH 15, 2015

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  The biggest and best parade in the valley.  The Kingston St. Patrick’s Parade is co-sponsored by the Ancient Order of Hibernians Fr. Con Colbert Woulfe Division 1 and the Ladies Ancient Order… Continue reading

Lesa Cline-Ransome’s Writerhood: The Daily Habit

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  I owe much of my writing career to Saturday mornings that began with frosted flakes cereal and cartoons. My father was a stickler for Saturday morning chores. Chores done promptly after breakfast… Continue reading

MEET your FARMER & EAT with CHEFS to FarmOn! at the “SUNDAY SUPPER” BENEFITING FARMON! 

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RHINEBECK, NY… February 8, 2015, The farm-to-table lifestyle is a way of life in the Hudson Valley; ever evolving with a harmonic convergence of new initiatives, events and collaborations continuously supported by its… Continue reading