Category Archive: Green Rhinebeck

Dutchess County Fair August 19th – 24th, 2014

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The second largest county fair in New York State is the showplace for agriculture in Dutchess County. Over 144 acres of finely manicured gardens and grass create the beautiful setting for thousands of farm… Continue reading

Cross post from No Monster Power Lines – MIT Reports

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Underground superconducting wire are more cost effective and can be used in cables that carry as much electricity as 10 equivalent copper cables! This A/C transmission technology is already in use in New… Continue reading

The sloop CLEARWATER is heading upriver this week! RHINECLIFF

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Join us for a public sail in Rhinecliff this Saturday,August 9th or Sunday, August 10th from Kingston. Both of these beautiful sunset sails are from 6:00-9:00 pm. Check out the schedule online and see… Continue reading

Volunteer Member of the Rhinebeck Village Tree Commission Needed

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A person is needed to serve as a volunteer member of the Rhinebeck Village Tree Commission.  The Commission meets once a month, at 7 pm,  on the first Tuesday of the month, at… Continue reading

Mark your calender!

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No Monster Power Lines – Please join the fight now! Public hearing August 4th!

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HUDSON VALLEY — if we don’t fight the new giant monster power lines being proposed to run from Pleasant Valley to Dover (through the towns of LaGrange and Unionvale) a dangerous precedent will… Continue reading

Rhinebeck 2014 Mad Dash Race Online Registration

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Online registrations are now up for the 2014 Mad Dash Race, an annual charity race in beautiful Rhinebeck, NY. 100% of the proceeds from this race go to support local charities. There are… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Farmers Market

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Shelley Boris of Fresh Company  joins us this Sunday for a book signing and tasting from her new cookbook, Fresh Cooking. Sponsored by Oblong Books & Music. Starts at 11am.  

Riverkeeper’s “How’s the water”

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How clean is the Hudson for swimming? Where are the trouble spots? What are the risks, and how can I learn more? Riverkeeper’s “How’s the Water? 2014” report is out today. Explore the… Continue reading

Come out to the Rhinebeck Town Hall’s Second Repair Cafe Sat. July 26th noon to 4 pm

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Come out to the Rhinebeck Town Hall’s Second Repair Cafe Sat. July 26th noon to 4 pm  80 East Market Street there– bring your “broken but beloved” items to be fixed for free!… Continue reading

Dutchess County Fair Advance Discount Ticket Sales – July 13th – August 18th

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    http://dutchessfair.com/dutchess-fair/ Advance Discount Ticket Sales  Here is the list of participating stores: Adams – Kingston, Newburgh, Poughkeepsie, Wappingers Falls  Agway – Chatham, Claverack, Millerton  Decicco’s – Brewster, NY (50 Independent Way) … Continue reading

Riverkeeper Blogs – Boat Blog : Monthly Report on Water Quality in Hudson River Tributaries

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  So who’s going swimming or paddling this weekend? You’ll want to see what our latest water quality tests showed in the latest round of sampling by citizen scientists, along six Hudson River tributaries… Continue reading

Clearwater’s Great Hudson River Revival JUNE 21 & 22 Croton Point Park Croton-on-Hudson Westchester County, NY

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  Clearwater’s Great Hudson River Revival Honoring Pete & Toshi Seeger             The Great Hudson River Revival  It’s going to be an amazing weekend of great music and… Continue reading

The Observer Reports : Panelists rail against power line plans at Milan forum

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Milan Town Hall was packed with residents for an information meeting May 17 on the state’s plan to run high-kilovolt power lines throughout the Hudson Valley. State Senators Didi Barrett and Terry Gipson,… Continue reading

Rhinecliff Waterfront Day – Saturday, June 14, 2014

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You’re invited to the Rhinecliff Waterfront Day on Saturday, June 14th from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Rhinecliff Dock, rain or shine. See the attached flyer for the Rhinecliff Waterfront Day’s activity schedule, special… Continue reading

Rhinebeck Garden Club. Speaker: Andrew Koehn, Mohonk Mountain House Garden Manager – Wednesday, May 28, 2014 – 7pm

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  Wednesday, May 28, 7pm, Rhinebeck Town Hall. Rhinebeck Garden Club. Speaker: Andrew Koehn, Mohonk Mountain House Garden Manager will present: “Plants that Work so You Don’t Have to”. $8.00 fee for non-members.… Continue reading

Annual Rhinebeck Garden Club Plant and Bake Sale. Saturday, May 24th, 2014

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  Saturday, May 24, 10am-2pm, Rain Date Sunday, May 25. Annual Rhinebeck Garden Club Plant and Bake Sale. CVS Open Space. Mostly perennials, some shrubs, annuals, herbs, vegetables, hanging baskets and container arrangements. All the… Continue reading

FRIENDS AND FAMILY OBSTACLE RELAY RACE TO FIGHT CANCER

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  “Due to overwhelming requests to extend pre-registration date, we are extending the date to 5/24 for a team of 4 at $100.   Get your team together for some good ole fashioned… Continue reading

RHINEBECK – HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS & ELECTRONIC WASTE DISPOSAL DAY – SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 2014

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RHINEBECK HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT 119 Rhinecliff Road, Rhinebeck, NY  HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS & ELECTRONIC WASTE DISPOSAL DAY  SATURDAY, JUNE 7, 2014  YOU MUST PRE-REGISTER AND PRE-PAY Call 463-6020 or visit http://www.DCRRA.org to register and schedule… Continue reading

Whale of an Auction – Saturday, May 17th 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

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   Whale of an Auction Benefits Rhinebeck 5th Graders annual whale watching trip to Cape Cod, Mass  Saturday, May 17th 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Chancellor Livingston Elementary School 48 Knollwood Road,  Rhinebeck. RHINEBECK, NY… Continue reading

Rhinebeck’s first-ever Repair Café!

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 What do you do with a lawn mower that doesn’t cut it? Or a bike with a flat? Or a favorite sweater, full of holes? Toss it? No Way! Bring it to Rhinebeck’s… Continue reading

NORTHERN DUTCHESS HOSPITAL AND THOMPSON HOUSE TO HOST MOTHER’S DAY PLANT SALE

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Rhinebeck, New York – Northern Dutchess Hospital will host a Mother’s Day Plant Sale on Wednesday, May 7 and Thursday, May 8. The Plant Sale will be held in the lobbies of Northern… Continue reading

It’s tick season! 

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Starr library is having a Lyme disease lecture this Thursday, May 1st at 6:30pm. Senior scientist at Cary Institute, Rick Ostfeld Phd., will be discussing his 20 year study of Lyme disease and our… Continue reading

STOP MINING EXPANSION in RHINEBECK *SUPPORT Re-ZONING

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 *Attend Town Board Meeting Monday, April 28th-6:45pm OR write our Town Supervisor* town.supervisor@rhinebeck-ny.gov. A strong presence is a strong voice opposing Red Wing’s mining expansion and support a proposal with our Town Board to re-draw… Continue reading

Rhinebeck- CLS 5th Grade Whale of an Auction needs your help!

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 Whale of an Auction Benefits Rhinebeck 5th Graders RHINEBECK, NY — Every year the parents of fifth grade students at Chancellor Livingston Elementary School challenge themselves to help preserves a school tradition: the… Continue reading

Dirty Farm Run – May 10th, 2014

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Saturday, May 10, 2014 Rhinebeck, New York You will get wetter – You will get dirtier – You will have even more FUN! All in the name of dirty fun and supporting our… Continue reading

The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program invites the public into local private gardens beginning on May 4th

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The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program for 2014 in Dutchess County, New York begins Sunday, May 4th, featuring three private gardens in Red Hook, Rhinebeck, and Wappingers Falls, open to the public 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

Town of Rhinebeck 2014 Recreation Brochure

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Town of Rhinebeck2014 Recreation Brochure Click here to view the 2014 Summer Recreation Information: http://rhinebeck-ny.gov/files/Rhinebeck_Summer_r8_041714.pdf 

Celebrate Arbor Day with the Rhinebeck Village Tree Commission

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Help celebrate Arbor Day with the Rhinebeck Village Tree Commission as they put in 28 trees on Saturday, May 3, starting at 9 AM until 1 PM. Park at the Chancellor Livingston Elementary School and… Continue reading

STOP MINING EXPANSION – WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT

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After battling and losing against our neighbors in Milan, Red Wing Sand & Gravel now has its sights set on Historic Rhinebeck. They are appealing to the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation to… Continue reading