Happening This Weekend - 1/19/2018

If you've had cabin fever this month, upcoming days hold the cure! You have a lot of great options right now in the Classes department, from fitness to iPhones. Several other goings-on are scheduled, so get your boots on, get some fresh air, and enjoy the weekend!
Sponsored by Antalek & Moore for car insurance.

Thom Joyce’s Open Mic Night
Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 8 pm
Location: Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Live Concert: Shapiro/Kerr Duo
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Time: 8 pm
Location: Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Plan ahead and check out what's coming up this month in our Events Guide.

Beacon Pilates : We Moved!
Thirteen years ago, Beacon Pilates set up equipment in Beacon, and at the end of last year, they moved to their new home, near the train station! Now located in the same building that houses 2 Way Brewing Co. and BCAP, at 18 West Main St., Suite 3, Beacon Pilates is on the side of the building that has beautifully renovated interiors with plenty of parking.
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Time: 5 to 8 pm
Beacon Pilates is having a Grand Re-Opening Party at their new space, and you're invited! Owner Juliet Harvey says: "Come celebrate 13 years of Beacon Pilates in our newly designed, light-filled studio! Anyone is welcome, even if you've never been to the studio before."
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AcroYoga Fundamentals Workshop
Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Location: Shambhala Wellness Center, 4 S. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY
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Stretch Your Soul Workshop
Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 7 to 8:30 pm
Location: Firefly Yoga, 992 Main St., Fishkill, NY
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iPhoneography Workshop
Saturday, January 20, 2018
Time: 10 am to noon
Location: River Winds Gallery, 172 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Quilting 101 w/ Katy Hope (four sessions)
 Confident Beginner
Day: Saturdays, January 20, 27, February 3 and 10, 2018
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Location: Beetle & Fred, 171 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Knitting 101 - Big Blanket Workshop
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm
Location: Loopy Mango, 500 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Knitting Studio with Kit Burke-Smith (four sessions)
Days: Mondays, January 22 to February 12, 2018
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Location: Beetle & Fred, 171 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Thank you, Beacon Pilates, for sponsoring the Classes for Adults Guide! For a full list of upcoming classes, visit our Adult Classes Guide.

Hudson Hills Montessori Open House
Sunday, January 21, 2018
Time: 11 am to 1 pm
Location: Hudson Hills Montessori, 12 Hanna Lane, Beacon, NY
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Art & Zine Club Meetup
Day: Friday, January 19, 2018
Time: 3:30 to 5 pm
Location: Howland Public Library, 313 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Learn Beat Boxing & Body Percussion
Day: Saturday, January 20, 2018
Time: 11 am
Location: Beacon Music Factory, 333 Fishkill Ave., Beacon, NY
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For a full list of upcoming classes, visit our Kids Classes Guide.

Thank you to BAJA 328 for sponsoring the Restaurant Guide!


Luxe Optique

183 Main Street
Get your shades out, it's sunny! What's that? You have boring sunglasses, or you finally lost your old trusties? You're in luck then, because all Oliver Peoples sunglasses are $100 off at Luxe Optique right now! Get them with or without prescription lenses.

Where is Luxe Optique? Across Cliff Street from Beacon Bread Company.



PARKING PRO TIP: Park behind 1 East Main, by the Hudson Valley Brewery, and use the back walkway to come up to Main Street!

Style Storehouse
484 Main Street

Just look at this sweet stack of threads. Your closet is in need of some fresh denim, and Style Storehouse is where you will find plenty of styles, sizes and stretchy fabric. There are lots of sales currently going on now at Style Storehouse, including this denim deal for 25% off! 

Where is Style Storehouse? A few stores down from Utensil, as you round the bend.

Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique
1 East Main, Retail #3

Featured in the most recent issue of Chronogram as part of their curated Wedding Venue Guide, Lambs Hill is the destination for a wedding in a beautiful mountaintop setting. The Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique enhances the bridal experience with a showroom of wedding gowns at the base of Mount Beacon, in the newly renovated 1 East Main building. New styles are in store now, with more to come! Find a wide range of sizes from brand names like Lillian West and Justin Alexander.

Where Is Lambs Hill? In the renovated factory building near the dummy light.

Thank you to the following shops for sponsoring our Shopping Guide!  Luxe Optique, Lambs Hill, and Style Storehouse.

Where can you get your hair done in Beacon? Or find a beard trim? Or even fluttery eyelash extensions?
Find out in A Little Beacon Blog's Beauty Guide!

Antalek & Moore Insurance Agency

Were you driving down Main Street on Thursday afternoon and saw the exuberant gathering outside the normally-quiet row of storefronts across from the post office? In case you were wondering, that was the crowd that showed up to support one of Beacon's longest-running businesses, Antalek & Moore. A torch was being passed to the new Executive Partners, Susan Antalek Pagones and Vince Lemma. Read more about it!

Rhinebeck Bank

Rhinebeck Bank has enabled several Hudson Valley bussiness to grow, including Crunch Fitness. In this episode of "Wake Up With Rhinebeck Bank," Michelle Barone-Lepore interviews Tom Van Pelt to learn about 2018's fitness trends, which include Small Group Training, HIT (High Intensity Training), and Wearables. Want to learn more? Watch it here!

Beacon Chamber of Commerce
The Beacon Chamber of Commerce's Annual Meeting will be Monday, January 29, at 5:30 pm at the Elks Club, 900 Wolcott Ave., Beacon, NY. On the agenda: voting for new Board Members. Mark your calendar, and Join the Chamber today!

BeaconArts : Open Studios

Tickets are on sale for only a little bit longer for the Beacon Open Studios fundraiser.
Day: Friday, January 26, 2018
Time: 8 pm to midnight
Location: Denning's Point Distillery
Enjoy live jazz, dancing, a VIP gaming room, and special raffle prizes! Celebrate and support Beacon's vibrant arts community in one fancy party.
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Tin Shingle Workshop : Start Your Website With Markers!

This workshop went well, so Tin Shingle is offering another round! Look for a new website from Evey Amaris, who is launching her long-awaited business in creating sacred space for homes and businesses. This workshop takes you through the process of thinking out how your website will be presented to, and received by, your customers. Sign up for the next one!
Price: $185
Day: Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Time: 2 to 4 pm
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A Little Beacon Space

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Until next week!