Happening This Weekend - 6/21/2019

Happy First Day Of Summer! Despite the cloud of rain we have lived in this week! We have the perfect place for you to spend the solstice - with Firefly Yoga this early evening for a "Sip and Stretch" at Brooklyn Cider House at Twin Star Orchards. (Don't worry, it's not actually in Brooklyn, just over in New Paltz.) And now... for the weekend!
Parking Guide Sponsored by Antalek & Moore for Car Insurance.
Events Guide Sponsored By The Crafty Hammer

Moon, Serpent & Bone - Oddities and Curiosities Night Market
Friday, June 21, 2019
Time: 6 pm to midnight
Location: University Settlement Camp, 724 Wolcott Ave., Beacon, NY
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Howland Public Library presents “Community Conversations”
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 3 pm
Location: University Settlement Camp, 724 Wolcott Ave., Beacon, NY
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Live Concert: Tani Tabbal Trio
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Location: The Howland Cultural Center, 477 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Rhinebeck Crafts Festival
Saturday and Sunday, June 22 & 23, 2019
Time: Saturday, 10 am to 6 pm; Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm
Location: Dutchess County Fairgrounds, 6636 Spring Brook Ave. (Route 9), Rhinebeck, NY
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Roger's Folly | Dancing Under The Stars with The Bernstein Bard Quartet
Sunday, June 23, 2019
Time: 6:30 to 10:30 pm
Location: The Inn & Spa at 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

No doubt you've walked or driven by this fresh window display lately. Now it's time to go inside Darryl's, to check out the styles for yourself. We found a bathing suit cover-up that will work perfectly at the Beacon Pool. (It's technically a dress... but does that really matter?) From flouncy to fringe, you'll find it in Darryl's. Located across the street from Hudson Beach Glass.

Luxe Optique
183 Main Street

These Anne & Valentin frames just came in, and have already been favorites with many. As you can see from the photo, the frames are simply stunning. Delicate, yet will stay solidly on your face. You must try them on, to see what we mean about the effect they will have around your eyes.

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



Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique
1 East Main Street, Retail #3

(near the historic dummy light)
Ladies in waiting - that's what you'll find at Lambs Hill Bridal Boutique, when a bride is searching for a dress. While she's trying on gowns, a plush sitting room accomodates excited guests, whether an entourage or just one or two friends or family members. Call them today to book your appointment: (845) 765-2900.

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


For you Hungry Hippos -
There's a new Breakfast Egg Sandwich in town! And it's smothered between slices of house-made English muffin. Are you as obsessed with English muffins as we are? We reviewed this breakfast egg sandwich from The Beacon Daily, and included a Hot Tip on where to find a Double BOGO sale on English muffins (three boxes for the price of one). Get the scoop here!

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
Sip & Stretch
Friday, June 21, 2019
Time: 6 to 7 pm
Price: $20
Location: Brooklyn Cider House at Twin Star Orchards, 155 N. Ohioville Road, New Paltz, NY
Join Firefly Yoga outside in the same apple orchards that give us Brooklyn Cider! Friday is the first day of summer, so the practice will be dedicated to the summer solstice. It is also International Yoga Day!
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The Crafty Hammer
4 S. Chestnut St., Beacon, NY
Opening June 29, 2019!
Get ready to join The Crafty Hammer for their grand opening party on Saturday, June 29! There will be plenty of crafts for everyone. Projects include Mini Block Signs with Words on Wood (see examples here in ALBB's Classes Guide). Projects will be pre-stained with a stencil, ready to go. This is a great project to dig into (both big and little - kids too!), to get a sense of all that The Crafty Hammer will be offering you in their creative space!
Saturday, June 29: 12 pm to 5 pm
Sunday, June 30: 11 am to 3 pm

Upcycled Crochet Market Bag
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 10 am to 3 pm
Location: Colorant, 146 Main St., Beacon, NY
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Button Necklace Design with Carole Penner
Sunday, June 23, 2019
Time: 12 to 2 pm
Location: CreateSpace Beacon, 145 Main St., Beacon, NY
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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 our Adult 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.

Did you hear that Abscission Barber Shop moved? We've got the scoop in pictures so that you can see where they are now.

Amy's Braids also moved. You can find her in Main Street Beauty Salon with Mr. Bell.


Time to freshen up your hair style - or beard! Find a salon in Beacon in A Little Beacon Blog's Beauty Guide.
777 Wheeler Hill Road, Beacon, NY 12508
4 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom
Six acres of privacy and beauty! 
From Gate House Realty: "This French Country Manor home is located in one of the Hudson Valley's most sought-after areas: Wheeler Hill.”
Price: $635,000
Real Estate Agent: Gate House Realty, (845) 831-9550
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Antalek & Moore :: Event Insurance
If you’re planning a special event, we’re sure we don’t have to tell you how much time goes into all of the details. One of the details you don’t want to forget: event insurance. As perfect as your vision may be, sometimes things just don't go as planned, and you want to be sure you’re covered! Talking to an Antalek & Moore agent about your event can make all the difference when it comes to peace of mind for your big day!
A Little Beacon Space :: Event Venue
Host your pop-up, business meeting, client presentation, workshop, and more. Now offering a special rate for teachers and music recitals so that creative can happen more 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 get under the hood together, to cook up fresh ideas and implement them immediately with your website or newsletter.
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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. Do you want your business featured on the radio? Do you want to read about your business in a magazine or blog? It's possible - it can take time - but is 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 up today.
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"Do you have more Job Listings? I'd love to look on your website rather than on Indeed or LinkedIn."

We can try! We now have a Simple Listing for $60. Send us your job info, and we'll get it up on A Little Beacon Blog to help someone find a job, and help you find someone amazing. Get details here.

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  • A Licensed Optician
  • An Optometrist
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