It's here! The Annual 🍓 Strawberry Festival from The Beacon Sloop Club is this Sunday. It will be a nice way to relax and take it easy after buying (or selling) at the Beacon Yard Sale on Saturday. This will be a good weekend to be out in the community, say "Hello!" to your neighbors and enjoy some dry weather! Let's see what else is going on this weekend...
Beacon's City Wide Yard Sale Day: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 9am-3pm Location: Beacon, NY Information >
Clean Water Forum Day: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 10am-12pm Location: Cold Spring Dock, corner of Main St & West St, Cold Spring, NY Information >
Tarot Card Readings with Robert Alvarez
Day: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 12-6:30pm Location: Notions-N-Potions, 175 Main St, Beacon, NY Information >
Voxare String Quartet
Day: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 4pm Location: Howland Cultural Center, 447 Main St, Beacon, NY Information >
The Beacon Sloop Club Annual Strawberry Festival
Day: Sunday, June 10, 2018 Time: 12-5pm Location: Pete and Toshi Seeger Riverfront Park, 1 Flynn Dr, Beacon, NY Information >
Hudson Valley Hullabaloo Spring Market
Day: Saturday & Sunday, June 9-10, 2018 Time: 10am (Sat), 11am (Sun) Location: Andy Murphy Neighborhood Center, 467 Broadway, Kingston, NY Information >
Family Dance Party - The Beacon Boulder Project Fundraiser Day: Sunday, June 10, 2018 Time: 3-6pm Location: Quinn’s, 330 Main St, Beacon, NY
A new initiative to build a climbing gym at the University Settlement Camp. Building of it started, so they are fundraising for Phase 2, which you can learn about here, and boogie on down on Sunday during their fundraiser. Information >
Plan ahead and check out what's coming up this month in ourEvents Guide.
Run the Runway 2M
Day: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 10:30am Location: Stormville Airport, 428 Route 216, Stormville, NY Information >
Learn about more upcoming races in our 5K Races Guide.
Chalk Paint 101 - The Annie Sloan Method
Day: Sunday June 10, 2018 Time: 9am-12pm Location:Knot Too Shabby, 155Main St., Beacon, NY Information >
Native Plants and Their Pollinators with Native Beeology
Day: Saturday, June 9, 2018 Time: 10am-11:30am Location: One Nature Garden Center, 321 Main St, Beacon, NY Information >
Registration for Ballet Arts Studio Camp is open! Dates and age ranges vary, so click here to see what is offered for each week! The first session starts Monday, June 11, 2018. To Register, please call them at (845) 831-1870 or email to info@BalletArtsStudio.com. Choose from these themes:
Ballet, Modern, Jazz and Theater Dance Technique
Pre-Ballet & Lower School I Ballet
Dance Exploration Week
Theater Dance Intensive Week
Ballet Intensive Week Thank you Ballet Arts Studio for sponsoring A Little Beacon Blog's Summer Camp Guide!
Luxe Optique 183 Main Street www.luxeoptique.com (across the block from Beacon Bread Company)
Look at this guy in his shades! Those glasses are "transitions," where the lens darkens and lightens on its own. Ryon of Luxe Optique is holding color samples you can choose from to design your transitions. If you wanted a green tint, or orange, or classic. Stop into check out the choices.
BOUTIQUES ON THE EAST END
Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique
1 East Main, Retail #3 www.lambshillbridalboutique.com (near the Dummy Light)
Lambs Hill is bursting at the seams with excitement when this new gown came in: "Holy Matrimoji! Hayley Paige is in the house! Our first Hayley Paige wedding gown "Londyn" has arrived!"
Dreaming of a new kitchen? Us too. The recipe for a successful remodel is research, and Rhinebeck Bank is giving you some. Attend their Kitchen Remodeling event June on 14th at Page Lumber. This seminar will feature financing options, kitchen trends, and how to hire a contractor—all ingredients needed to avoid stress & make for success! Event Information >
Antalek & Moore Insurance Agency
The insurance agents at Antalek & Moore want young people to re-think their approach to health insurance. "Some young adults think that health insurance is too expensive to purchase, but they can actually save money by purchasing it. Health insurance acts like a discount program for medical services, so those without insurance pay significantly more for medical services than those with it." Want to learn more? Visit them in their 340 Main Street office, or call them at 845-831-4300.
When you're trying to get the media to write about your business, sometimes social media can be a great way to get in front of editors looking for what you're saying. Do this by using the best hashtags. Tin Shingle keeps a Hashtag Cheat Sheet for members at Community Level 1 and above to access any time! Start a membership online now, and start getting new ideas!
Katie James, Inc.
Photos of your art, studio, place of business and staff makes such a difference when you are promoting or selling. Professional photographers from Katie James Inc. can come to your place of business and take pictures of these things, to showcase them the way they should be shown. Beautifully. Contact us for details and pricing.
Book your next private or public event or workshop at A Little Beacon Space! Located in the middle of Main Street in Beacon. Storefront windows with inspiring lighting inside. Learn more here.
BeaconArts is always trying to get the word out about art in Beacon. This time, they were at the Dutchess Tourism awards breakfast and were swapping brochures, which list all of their members on their famous map. Are you on it? Join Today! >
Beacon Chamber of Commerce
Business friends from inside and outside of Beacon are joining in with Beacon's Chamber of Commerce. Recent member meetings have been at invigorating places like the new shop Wyld Womyn, Max's On Main, with a Ribbon Cutting at A Lucky Cut. Are you a member yet? Join in!
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