Happening This Weekend - 6/14/2019

Alright all you weather checkers... Apparently it's going to be 90 on Sunday? Will this really happen? Finally? Dig into the dirt of your garden this weekend, enjoy a bike ride or picnic with your people, or if you're working on Main Street to kick some small business booty, this is your time to shine and we wish you the best! And now, for the Things To Do...
Parking Guide Sponsored by Antalek & Moore for Car Insurance.
Events Guide Sponsored By The Crafty Hammer

Strawberry Jammin’
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 10 am to 4 pm
Location: Fishkill Farm, 9 Fishkill Farms Road, Hopewell Junction, NY
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The Great Hudson River Revival (The Clearwater Festival)
Saturday & Sunday, June 15 & 16, 2019
Time: All day
Location: Croton Point Park, Croton-On-Hudson, NY
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Elysium Furnace Works presents Ikue Mori
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Location: Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Roger's Folly | Dancing Under The Stars with Swing Vipers
Sunday, June 16, 2019
Time: 6:30 to 10:30 pm
Location: The Inn & Spa in Beacon, 155 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Plan ahead and check out what's coming up this month in our Events Guide.


Darryl's Women's Clothing Boutique
155 Main Street

This jacket at Darryl's Clothing Boutique was such a stunner, that we placed it on hold last week so that we could showcase it for you this week. There is such a variety in the selection at Darryl's, that you can easily find a wide range of looks for the day or evening. Perk up your everyday looks with a little somethin'-somethin'! So easy! "Looking good is feeling good," is our motto. Let Ed or Ilene help you! Darryl's is located just up the block from Bank Square Coffee.
Luxe Optique
183 Main Street

These guys. This team of stylists at Luxe Optique can pick out the perfect new glasses for you. This trio is kicking off "Champagne Saturdays," where they have champagne, wine, and donuts every Saturday. Do drop in.

And don't forget, the eye doctor is in at Luxe Optique! Schedule your appointment, but walk in anytime to shop frames.



Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique
1 East Main, Retail #3

(near the historic dummy light)
Here are just a few of the comments over at Lambs Hill's Instagram in reaction to this dress:
“This dress makes me want to renew my vows!”
“Omg I need to try this one!!”
“💕✨ Can’t wait for mine to come in!!!!”
This angel-inspired gown was the Dress of the Week, and you can learn more about it from Lambs Hill's owner Charlotte in this Insta-video.

Thank you to the following shops for sponsoring our Shopping Guide! Luxe Optique, Binnacle Books, Darryl's Boutique, and Lambs Hill.

Thank you to Barb's Butchery and BAJA 328 for sponsoring the Restaurant Guide!
Visit A Little Beacon Blog's Restaurant Guide for all of the restaurants in Beacon, and see our Brunch Guide for your morning dining needs!

Firefly Yoga & Juicebar
Location: 992 Main St, Fishkill, NY

Bend & Brunch
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Time: 11:30 am
Cost: $15 for yoga (not including brunch) 
Location: Farmers & Chefs, 40 Albany St., Poughkeepsie, NY 
Join Firefly Yoga teacher Mary Pitkin for Saturday morning outdoor yoga on the deck at Farmers & Chefs Restaurant, located right next to the Walkway over the Hudson! 
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The Crafty Hammer
4 S. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY
Opening June 29, 2019, please welcome our new Adult Classes Guide Sponsor The Crafty Hammer
The Crafty Hammer is busy building out their new space in the Ritter Building, across from the Beacon Flea, in the former yoga studio space. Take a peek through their windows as they build their own workshop tables, set up the cool stools, and even install the spider lights on the ceiling! And follow them on Instagram! There's so much coming to you from this husband-and-wife team, John Zarra (Johnny Z, the musician) and Joely Polokoff-Zarra.
Thank you to Firefly Yoga and The Crafty Hammer for sponsoring the Adult Classes Guide! For a full list of upcoming classes, classes during the week, and workshops of all kinds, visit ourAdult Classes Guide.

Sponsor A Little Beacon Blog's Summer Camp Guide. Details here.
For a full list of upcoming classes, visit A Little Beacon Blog's Kids Classes Guide.
Submission Guidelines for classes you'd like us to consider adding to these guides can be found here.

Time to freshen up your hair style - or beard! Find a salon in Beacon at
A Little Beacon Blog's Beauty Guide.
19 Russell Avenue, Beacon, NY, 12508
3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom
You've seen this house when it was just the studs a few months ago... There's more up now!
From Gate House Realty: "Custom-designed for your modern lifestyle - three bedrooms, study, library, great room with fireplace and walls of sliding doors leading to 500 feet of mahogany decking, dining room, and kitchen with island and stainless appliances.”
Price: $799,000
Real Estate Agent: Gate House Realty, (845) 831-9550
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Antalek & Moore :: Client Spotlight
If you are not familiar with Community Action Partnership for Dutchess County, they have been a vital part of Dutchess County for many years, serving a growing segment of the community who might needs otherwise inaccessible services. Every day, Community Action Partnership for Dutchess County stands behind their mission to "bring services to those in need." Antalek & Moore have had the privilege to work alongside their agency for over 20 years to ensure that as they expand their services throughout Dutchess County into multiple locations, their insurance coverage grows with them.
A Little Beacon Space :: Event Venue
Host your pop-up shop, business meeting, client presentation, workshop, and more. Now offering a special rate for teachers and music recitals, so that creative can happen easily!
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Katie James, Inc. :: Couture Branding
Got a Squarespace website or a MailChimp newsletter that you're stumped with, or just plumb worn out on? Book yourself a Do It Together session with Katie at Katie James, Inc. Come into the office at 291 Main Street, and you'll get under the hood together to cook up fresh ideas and implement them immediately on your website or newsletter.
Learn More >

BeaconArts Member Show
The exhibition runs Second Saturday, July 13, to Sunday, August 4, and is curated by Theresa Gooby and Karlyn Benson. 
Tin Shingle 
Yes, you can get featured by the media. You want your business featured on the radio? You want to read about your business in a magazine or blog? It's possible! It can take time, but it's in your hands to make happen. Tin Shingle teaches you how, and encourages empowerment, and preaches patience as you make this magic happen.
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Beacon Chamber of Commerce
Business Directory
Is your business in the Business Directory of the Beacon Chamber of Commerce yet? It should be. Join here today.
Learn More >
Luxe Optique Is Currently Seeking
  • A Licensed Optician
  • An Optometrist
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Katie Hellmuth Martin, Publisher, Writer, Designer, Photographer
Marilyn Perez, Managing Editor
Catherine Sweet, Editor of the Second Saturday Guide

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Until next week!