Events

State Police prepare for the 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair

  State Police prepare for the 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair NEW YORK STATE POLICE  Major Robert C. Gregory Troop K Commander PRESS RELEASE Rhinebeck, New York – The 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair will begin on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, in Rhinebeck, NY.   The Dutchess County Fair is the second largest fair in New York…

Art Exhibit: Mythology & Mysterious Layers/Abstraction – Works by Joann Zwolzki & Nicole Hughes at Studio Around the Corner

  Art Exhibit: Mythology & Mysterious Layers/Abstraction Works by Joann Zwolzki & Nicole Hughes at Studio Around the Corner   The Cultural Arts Coalition will present their September Art Exhibit with works by Joann Zwolzki & Nicole Hughes at the Studio Around the Corner beginning September 8, 2017, at an opening reception from 7 to 9 PM. …

Morning Migration Walks With Milan Bull & Cathy Hagadorn at The Connecticut Audubon Society’s Deer Pond Farm in Sherman

Morning Migration Walks With Milan Bull & Cathy Hagadorn at The Connecticut Audubon Society’s Deer Pond Farm in Sherman   Morning Migration Walks The Connecticut Audubon Society Deer Pond Farm 57 Wakeman Hill Road, Sherman, CT  06784 September 7, 12, 22 and 27 8 a.m. Cost: Free for CAS Members; $5/walk for nonmembers The Connecticut Audubon Society’s…

Local Dairy History to be Presented

  Local Dairy History to be Presented Alex Prizgintas will be giving an encore presentation of “Orange County Dairies & Their Milk Bottles” on Sunday, August 27th, 1:00 pm at the Sterling Forest Visitors Center (116 Old Forge Road, Tuxedo, NY 10987). “My last lecture about Orange County Dairies at the Chester Historical Society was filled to capacity!” explains Alex…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 14

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 14 Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging     STOP US IF YOU’VE HEARD THIS ONE BEFORE…   The phone rings, you pick up, and the person on…

DAVALOIS FEARON DANCE  TO PERFORM AS PART OF THE  WASSAIC PROJECT’S AUGUST FESTIVAL

  DAVALOIS FEARON DANCE  TO PERFORM AS PART OF THE  WASSAIC PROJECT’S AUGUST FESTIVAL (Wassaic, NY) – Davalois Fearon Dance, under the artistic direction of critically acclaimed dance artist Davalois Fearon, will perform excerpts of the artistic director’s work in progress Lift Up as part of the Wassaic Project’s August Festival. The performance will take place on Friday, August…

The Truants To Play At Pawling’s “Music By The Lake” On August 12

  The Truants To Play At Pawling’s “Music By The Lake” On August 12   On Saturday, August 12, the Pawling Music By The Lake Summer Concert Series will present a free concert featuring “The Truants”. 2017 is the 50th anniversary of the 1967 “Summer Of Love”, and “The Truants” are the perfect band to…

DEC Announces State Hunting and Trapping Education Courses are Gearing up

  DEC Announces State Hunting and Trapping Education Courses are Gearing up Training in Safe Handling of Firearms and Hunting Required before Purchasing a Hunting License New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today reminded all new hunters and trappers planning to go afield this season must first complete a mandatory…

Dutchess County’s Special Needs Picnic Aug. 15th

  Dutchess County’s Special Needs Picnic Aug. 15th There is still time to register your child for Dutchess County’s 5th annual Special Needs Picnic, which is Tuesday, Aug. 15th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Freedom Park in LaGrange. Head to dutchessny.gov/rsvp to sign up for the free fun, which includes a carnival theme, live music and gluten-free lunch options,…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 7, 2017

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of August 7, 2017   Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   YOUR CHANCES TO SPEAK UP   We need your input to help us understand your concerns on aging issues…

Mid Hudson Bottle Show Coming Up Fast!

  Mid Hudson Bottle Show Coming Up Fast!               The Mid Hudson Bottle Show, which will be held on August 20th this year, is quickly becoming the regional hot-spot for sellers, collectors and designers looking for unique or rare bottles. Located in the newly renovated Poughkeepsie Elks Lodge on 275 Overocker Rd, this show has seen steady…

The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program Invites the Public to Visit Columbia County Gardens and Shop for Plants on August 19th

  The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program Invites the Public to Visit Columbia County Gardens and Shop for Plants on August 19th   Garrison, NY: On Saturday, August 19th, the public is invited to tour two private gardens in Copake Falls and Hillsdale, participating in the Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Visitors…

ThinkDIFFERENTLY Thursday Returns for 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair

  ThinkDIFFERENTLY Thursday Returns for 172nd Annual Dutchess County Fair Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro is pleased to announce the Dutchess County Fair will again “ThinkDIFFERENTLY” for individuals and families with special needs. Thursday, August 24th will be “ThinkDIFFERENTLY Thursday at the Fair” and special needs families will be able to enjoy the Dutchess County Fair ahead…

Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of July 31

  Dutchess County Office for the Aging’s AGING NEWS For the week of July 31 Golden Living . . . News for Senior Citizens Todd N. Tancredi, Director Dutchess County Office for the Aging   YOUR CHANCES TO SPEAK UP   We need your input to help us understand your concerns on aging issues and…

Dust off your poodle skirt, throw on those bobby socks, roll your t-shirt sleeves and get ready to relive the 1950’s at the Brewster Chamber SHINDIG!

Dust off your poodle skirt, throw on those bobby socks, roll your t-shirt sleeves and get ready to relive the 1950’s at the Brewster Chamber SHINDIG! Brewster Chamber of Commerce is getting ready to celebrate – 1957 style. Chamber members will be exhibiting displays of what their industry might have looked like 60 years ago…

Governor Announces New Free Fishing Days and 2017-18 Hunting and Trapping Licenses Go on Sale Starting August 1st

  Governor Cuomo Announces New Free Fishing Days and 2017-18 Hunting and Trapping Licenses Go on Sale Starting August 1st Events Support Governor Cuomo’s NY Open for Fishing and Hunting Initiative New Free Fishing Days Include Weekend Preceding Presidents Day, National Hunting and Fishing Day and Veterans Day DEC Call Center Hours Extended to Provide…

Dutchess County Shared Services Plan Public Hearing in Dover

  Dutchess County Shared Services Plan Public Hearing in Dover Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro invites all residents to attend an evening of information and discussion on Tuesday, Aug. 2nd, at Dover Town Hall.  From 6 to 7 p.m., come meet representatives from various Dutchess County departments at “County Government on the Road,” an opportunity to learn how County government…

Dutchess County to Host 5th Annual Special Needs Picnic

  Dutchess County to Host 5th Annual Special Needs Picnic Carnival theme, new attractions highlight Aug. 15th event at Freedom Park Poughkeepsie, NY… Dutchess County Executive Marcus J. Molinaro invites children with special needs, their families and support agencies to the County’s fifth annual Special Needs Picnic on Tuesday, Aug. 15th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Freedom Park, 212…

The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program Invites the Public to Visit Litchfield, Columbia & Dutchess County Gardens on July 30th

  The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days Program Invites the Public to Visit Litchfield, Columbia & Dutchess County Gardens on July 30th Litchfield County, CT/Columbia & Dutchess County, NY: On Sunday, July 30th, the public is invited to tour five private gardens in Millerton, Millbrook, and Pawling, New York, and West Cornwall, Connecticut, participating in the…

Taconic Stage Company Announces August 2017 Show

  Taconic Stage Company Announces August 2017 Show Diedre Bollinger as Zelda Fitzgerald Photo Credit: Michele Midori Fillion   Copake, NY – Local summer theater company Taconic Stage Co. (TSC) presents a play about Zelda Fitzgerald, The Last Flapper, by William Luce, starring Diedre Bollinger and directed by TSC founder and Artistic Director Carl Ritchie….