Category Archive: In Memory Of

FDR Library’s 2nd Annual Community FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL – 7/1/17

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June 27, 2017 The Franklin D. Roosevelt  Presidential Library and Museum  presents the 2nd annual FAMILY FUN FESTIVAL — with Dutchess County’s  ThinkDIFFERENTLY initiative — and a presentation of the first FRANKLIN AND… Continue reading

  Rhinebeck – The Church of the Messiah: FROM THE JAYNE BROOKS FOOD PANTRY

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           A sure sign of spring is the annual Boy Scouts food drive, benefiting our local pantries.  This year the Scouts will collect food on Saturday, April 1st.  This… 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

Rhinebeck – Remembering our Veterans 2015 – Take A Moment To Thank A Veteran

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Veterans Day Parade Live Stream NYC 2015 http://happyveteransday.org/veterans-day-2015-parade-live-stream-hd-video/

Rhinebeck – “Stuff the Ambulance” FOOD DRIVE – Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 14th and 15th, 2015

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Emergency Medical Services “Stuff the Ambulance” Food Drive Rhinebeck – Stop and Shop’s parking lot Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 14th and 15th. The Jayne Brooks Memorial Food Pantry at the Church of the… Continue reading

Rhinebeck High School Blood Drive

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    Rhinebeck High School Blood Drive-New hours! Wednesday Nov. 4, 2015 (2:15pm-6:45Pm) Please support our students in this life-saving endeavor! (sponsored by National Honor Society) 2:15pm-6:45 pm Rhinebeck High School-Gym North Park… Continue reading

Fall Cemetery Tour on Sunday, October 4 th from 2:00-4:00

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 Historian Steven Mann will lead a guided tour followed by a cheese and wine reception honoring long-time volunteer and Rhinebeck resident David Queeen.

A New View

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    One World Observatory™ is located at One World Trade Center in the Northwest corner of the World Trade Center site and is bordered by West Street to the West, Vesey Street… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Historical Society – A Hudson River Cruise

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The Rhinebeck Historical Society A Hudson River Cruise Saturday October 17th, 2015 3:30pm—6:00pm Come celebrate the fall season on a cruise down the Hudson from Rhinecliff to Hyde Park. Learn about the important… Continue reading

The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum presents an author talk and book signing with University of Pennsylvania Law Professor — and Theodore Roosevelt’s Great Great Grandson — KERMIT ROOSEVELT, author of ALLEGIANCE

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Thursday, September 3, 2015 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

A Message from Starr Library – Rhinebeck

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We at Starr Library ask you to help us, and New York Libraries in general. The Governor is preventing local voters from having a say in the funding of their libraries. Thank you.… Continue reading

Ruge’s Subaru is hosting a Food Drive throughout June to benefit the Food Pantry at the Church of the Messiah, in Rhinebeck.

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  WAMC reported last week that demand has increased at Food Pantry’s across New York, but donations are down. Items in demand include dry & canned food, toiletries, and children’s books. With kids… Continue reading

Rhinebeck – Memorial Day Parade May 25th, 2015

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Memorial Day Parade May 25, 2015 9:15 AM – 12:00 PM  Ceremonies will begin at 9:15 A.M. in  Rhinecliff. The American Legion Firing Squad, salute the honored dead followed by a brief flag… Continue reading

The Rhinebeck Community Forum

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Follow the Rhinebeck Community Forum on Facebook – More links to the things you love!  Rhinebeck Community Forum on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?#!/pages/Rhinebeck-Community-Forum/143666475662861   Rhinebeck Community Forum on Twitter: http://twitter.com/RhinebeckCForum     Check out the… Continue reading

Join us for Family Movie Night! Church of the Messiah

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Big Hero 6 Friday, May 8 @ 6:00 pm Church of the Messiah Parish Hall Rte. 9 in Rhinebeck Suggested $3.00 donation at the door Popcorn and snacks available for purchase! All donations… Continue reading

RHINEBECK FARMERS MARKET “JOHN HONEY” SCHOLARSHIP

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  http://www.rhinebeckfarmersmarket.com DEADLINE: MAY 10, 2015 Named after Rhinebeck Farmers Market founder John Honey, this scholarship is intended to support the education and future success of a student who is dedicated to promoting… 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

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

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From book “Stride Toward Freedom” “When evil men plot, good men must plan. When evil men burn and bomb, good men must build and bind. When evil men shout ugly words of hatred,… Continue reading

Rhinebeck – The Church of the Messiah Third Thursday Luncheon November 20th

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

Electricity Comes to Rhinebeck By David Miller

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  Earlier this year, when a storm knocked the power out for a day, my wife and I were having dinner by candlelight trying to eat up the food in the refrigerator before… Continue reading

The Church of the Messiah – Monthly Food Pantry Update (November 2014)

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We’ve had a busy Fall at the pantry. We provided groceries for approximately 180 local families during the month of October. We averaged five new families every week so our needs seem to… Continue reading

The National September 11 Memorial Museum

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The National September 11 Memorial Museum Watch the September 11 commemoration ceremony here live beginning at 8:39 a.m. 9/11/14 http://www.911memorial.org/   About the Museum   The National September 11 Memorial Museum serves as the… Continue reading

The story behind Rhinebeck’s favorite statue “Doughboy” by Jack Conklin

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  Many thanks to the Rhinebeck Historical Society. For more information, visit rhinebeckhistoricalsociety.org on the web.     Allen Newman and the Rhinebeck “Doughboy” By Jack Conklin – Native of Dutchess County, West Point grad… 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

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

The Chancellor Livingston Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution is holding a Tag Sale at its chapter house

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77 Livingston St,  Rhinebeck August 9th and 10th from 9AM till 3PM. Items of all sorts: Books, antiques, housewares, etc., plus baked goods for sale. All proceeds to help fund the work of… Continue reading

Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum presents :The 11th Annual ROOSEVELT READING FESTIVAL

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  The 11th Annual  ROOSEVELT READING FESTIVAL with fourteen authors of  recently published books including   JAMES TOBIN  acclaimed author of  THE MAN HE BECAME: HOW FDR DEFIED POLIO  TO WIN THE PRESIDENCY… Continue reading

RHINEBECK/RHINECLIFF MUSEUM AND HOUSE TOUR SET FOR Sunday, June 8, 2014

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RHINEBECK/RHINECLIFF MUSEUM AND HOUSE TOUR SET FOR JUNE 8 By Karla R. Cook A Museum and House Tour in Rhinebeck and Rhinecliff to benefit the Chancellor Livingston Chapter, NSDAR, and Museum of Rhinebeck History… 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