Category Archive: Green Rhinebeck

Winnakee Land Trust to Host Invasive Species BioBlitz Weekend

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  Weekend Features Morning Bird Walks and Wild Animal Demonstrations   WHAT: BioBlitz WHEN: Saturday and Sunday, August 19-20 All day, 8:00 a.m. until ~5:00 p.m. WHERE: Winnakee Nature Preserve, 4204 Albany Post Road (Rt. 9), Hyde Park, NY… Continue reading

Testimony for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Public Informational Meeting about the Second, Five–Year Review of the project to remove toxic PCBs from the Hudson River

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Statement from Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro Testimony for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Public Informational Meeting about the Second, Five–Year Review of the project to remove toxic PCBs from the Hudson River.… Continue reading

MORTON MEMORIAL LIBRARY EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT

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Rhinecliff Resilience & Sustainability Series Presents Ken Greene of Seedshed.org “The Art of Seed Stewardship” Thursday, June 8 @ 6:30 pm Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly ST, Rhinecliff If every seed is a… Continue reading

The Joy and Challenges of Bee Keeping

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Rhinebeck Grange #896 Hosts The Joy and Challenges of Bee Keeping: Presented by Erik Tompkins Saturday, May 13 @ 7:00 p.m. Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly ST, Rhinecliff, NY  12574 Bring your honey for… Continue reading

Rhinecliff Resilience & Sustainability Series Presents Chef Rob Handel

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“Weeds: From Nuisance To Nourishment” Wednesday, May 24 @ 6:00 pm Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly ST, Rhinecliff Most gardeners consider weeds a nuisance at best, but in fact many weeds are edible… Continue reading

VENUE CHANGE! The Rhinebeck Garden Club

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  Plant and Bake Sale Saturday, May 13, 2017 (9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.) Due to the predicted wind and rain storm, the sale has moved from the CVS parking lot open space to: Cordes… Continue reading

Drop Off at the Drive-in, Earth Day Recycling Event

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  APRIL 22, 2017 Presented by: Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Site Dutchess County and NYS Department of Environmental Conservation Located at the Hyde Park Drive-In One-time FREE event for community members to turn in… Continue reading

Dutchess County Highway Cleanup Planned to Celebrate Earth Day

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Poughkeepsie…As part of this Saturday’s global Earth Day celebration, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro has announced the Dutchess County Department of Public Works (DPW) Highway Division will be dedicating several days to highway… Continue reading

Get Ready Rhinebeck! 59th Annual Landsman Kill Stocking Club Fishing Contest

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SAVE THE DATE – Saturday April 29​th, 2017 at 9 AM (Kickoff at Hobson’s Appliance)

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Spring Tree Planting in the Village of Rhinebeck. Bring your children, friends and neighbors and help Rhinebeck’s Tree Commission plant trees throughout the village. May past volunteers feel the appreciation of our community… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Garden Club

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Wednesday, March 22 – The Rhinebeck Garden Club will host a program at the Rhinebeck Town Hall at 10 am. Presenter: Suzanne Kelly will talk about “Exploring the Trees Found at the Rhinebeck… Continue reading

  Join the Conversation…

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“The Winnakee-Dutchess Trails Roundtable brings stakeholders together to foster the development of trails on a local and regional scale through networking, information sharing, and enhancing access to financial resources and technical assistance.” Winnakee-Dutchess… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Garden Club “Exploring the Trees Found at the Rhinebeck Cemetery”.

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  Wednesday, March 22 – The Rhinebeck Garden Club will host a program at the Rhinebeck Town Hall at 10 am. Presenter: Suzanne Kelly will talk about “Exploring the Trees Found at the… Continue reading

CORNELL COOPERATIVE EXTENSION DUTCHESS COUNTY CONDUCTS SURVEY OF DUTCHESS COUNTY RESIDENTS ON WASTE DISPOSAL HABITS

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Results to Inform Grant Focused on Organics Recycling Millbrook, NY, February 14, 2017 – Cornell Cooperative Extension Dutchess County (CCEDC)’s Environment and Energy program is conducting a survey of randomly selected residents in… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Garden Club Holiday Containers

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Wednesday, November 16 – The Rhinebeck Garden Club will host a program at the Rhinebeck Town Hall at 10 am. Presenter: Scott Zimmer, Zimmer Gardens in Kingston will talk about “Holiday Containers: Extend… Continue reading

Forum: Scenic Hudson’s Andy Bicking: How To Stop Frack Oil Barges On Our River(!)

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  August 29th, 2016 Morton Memorial Library 82 Kelly St, Rhinecliff, New York 12572 6 PM – 8 PM For more Info  : https://m.facebook.com/events/514387685418419?_rdr    Join Scenic Hudson Director of Public Policy Andy Bicking… Continue reading

Letter to the editor -Forum: Stop Dangerous/Noisy/Toxic/Polluting Frack Oil Barges Near Rhinecliff(!)

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Daily Freeman’s Bill Kemble June 30th: “The tanker Aphrodite [above] is shown in an undated photo. John Lipscomb, of the group Riverkeeper, says the Aphrodite carries 8 million gallons of crude oil on… Continue reading

Household Hazardous Waste Disposal & Electronics Recycling Event to be Held

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Saturday, June 25th at Dutchess County Resource Recovery Agency Poughkeepsie, NY…The Dutchess County Division of Solid Waste Management will hold a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal & Electronics Recycling Event on Saturday, June 25th… Continue reading

Please join Winnakee Land Trust and Hyde Park Trails for a Guided walking tour of the Winnakee Nature Preserve

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  Saturday June 25th 9:30 to 11:30 am   The purpose of this walking tour is to help familiarize you with the preserve and Winnakee Land Trust as well as to organize a… Continue reading

UPDATE: 9th ANNUAL RHINECLIFF WATERFRONT DAY CELEBRATION

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    The Town of Rhinebeck invites the public to enjoy the Town’s 9th Annual Waterfront Day, a free event at the Rhinecliff Landing on Saturday, June 11th from 11am-7pm.   SHUTTLE SERVICE!… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Recreation Park 2016

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Rhinebeck Recreation Park 2016   Hello Everyone, I hope the official beginning of summer has found all of you well and excited about the months to come. First to start, I want you… Continue reading

TOWN OF RHINEBECK PROUDLY ANNOUNCES  THE 9th ANNUAL WATERFRONT DAY CELEBRATION – RAIN OR SHINE!

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  (Rhinebeck, NY) – The Town of Rhinebeck invites the public to enjoy the Town’s 9th Annual Waterfront Day, a free event at the Rhinecliff Landing on Saturday, June 11th from 11am-7pm. There will… Continue reading

Register Today for the 5th Annual Riverkeeper Sweep on May 7

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  The 2016 Riverkeeper Sweep, our fifth annual day of service for the Hudson River and its tributaries, is just one week away – and now is your last chance to register to volunteer… Continue reading

Opening Day of the Outdoor Market

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      O U T D O O R   M A R K E T   The outdoor market operates in the Rhinebeck Municipal Parking Lot every Sunday 10am-2pm from Mother’s Day through… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Village Informational Notice Issued Monday, April 25, 2016

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Appeal for volunteers for Village Tree Planting The tree commission will be planting trees along the village streets and a few in parks this coming Saturday. April 30 at 9:00 am. No experience… Continue reading

Dutchess County Celebrates Earth Day with Highway Clean Ups

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    Poughkeepsie… With Earth Day approaching on April 22nd, Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro has announced the Dutchess County Department of Public Works (DPW) Highway Division will be devoting several days to… Continue reading

FOR PETE’S SAKE! A Concert for Clearwater

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FOR PETE’S SAKE! A Concert for Clearwater Tickets on sale now Dear Clearwater Community, FOR PETE’S SAKE! A Concert for Clearwater will take place on Saturday, June 18 at 7pm @ The Tarrytown Music Hall in… Continue reading

Staatsburgh State Historic Site

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There is still time to sign up for I Love My Park Day at Staatsburgh Saturday, May 7th from 10am-4pm! To register: https://ptny.wufoo.com/…/i-love-my-park-day-volunteer-regi…/

Earth Day at Drayton Grant Park at Burger Hill

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     Friday, April 22 at 1 PM – 5 PM Drayton Grant Park at Burger Hill Route 9G South of Violet Hill Rd, Rhinebeck, New York 1257 Join us this Earth Day… Continue reading

Landsman Kill Stocking Club Fishing Contest 2016

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  58th Annual Landsman Kill Stocking Club Fishing Contest The fishing contest is open to all Rhinebeck School District children ages 3 to under 16.  There is no cost to enter.  Please register… Continue reading