Brunch, for the benefit of the Beacon Volunteer Ambulance Corps, will be held Sunday, March 22 at Dutchess Manor, 263 Route 9D, Beacon with seatings at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM. Donations are $20, adults; $18 seniors and $15, children. To reserve tickets or for more information please call 845-831-4540, ext. 6 or visit www.beaconvac.org. All the proceeds of this annual event go to benefit the ambulance corps, which is not supported by any tax dollars.
For over 50 years The Beacon Volunteer Ambulance Corps has provided emergency medical services to the City of Beacon and parts of the Town of Fishkill including Glenham, Dutchess Junction and part of Chelsea. All the members are volunteers. Coverage, including Advanced Life Support, is provided 24 hours a day, seven days a week with three New York State Certifies ambulances, two “fly cars”, and an all terrain vehicle for off road rescue. Answering over 2400 ambulance calls per year makes BVAC one of the busiest volunteer services in Dutchess County.
Penny Social Sponsored by The Columbiettes at St. Joseph Church Hall
34 S. Chestnut St (Rt. 208) New Paltz NY 12561. Originally scheduled for Saturday January 24th, 2015 but the SNOW DATE IS IN EFFECT! Considering this weekend's inclement weather we are rescheduling for Sunday Jan 25th- doors open at 1pm, and calling begins at 2pm. ADMISSION IS FREE! Raffles, 50/50 tickets, valuable gift certificates! Kitchen will be open to purchase refreshments. Bring your friends!
Opening Day of the Kingston Farmers’ Winter Market is Saturday, December 6th. Join Congressman Gibson, Mayor Gallo, and local dignitaries at 10:00 a.m. for the vine-cutting ceremony then enjoy live music as you shop. The Winter Market is held in Bethany Hall of the majestic Old Dutch Church, located at 272 Wall Street in the Historic Stockade District of Uptown Kingston. The Market continues on the 1st & 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. through April. Over twenty local vendors offer fresh fares such as fine wines, breads & baked goods, assorted cheeses, fruits & vegetables, gourmet brittle, artisan nut butters, decadent fudge, all-natural body products and so much more! Remember, you can still shop local & fresh throughout winter. For more information on the the Kingston Farmers’ Winter Market, please visit the website at: www.kingstonfarmersmarket.org