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SallyeAnder to Host Grand Opening Party for Store in Beacon, NY

Sallyeander Soap Company Opens Store in Beacon, NY

After nearly 35 years manufacturing all-natural, hypoallergenic, functional soaps that are sold in over 2,000 stores nationwide, Sallie Austin, second-generation owner of SallyeAnder, has announced the opening of the company’s first-ever retail operation in the historic business district of Beacon, New York. Located at 1 East Main Street, the opening of the flagship store will… Read more »

Hudson Valley Farmers Markets

Hudson Valley Farmers Markets

Farmer’s markets are a great opportunity to teach children about where food comes from, what it takes to produce it and the health benefits of eating fresh verses store-bought. Many markets also have perks the kids will love, like honey bee displays, taste samples, homemade ice cream and children’s activities. To make the most of… Read more »

18 Kid-Friendly Earth Day Events

Earth Day Events

Many parents hope to pass on to their kids an appreciation for natural beauty and a sense of responsibility to take care of it. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of family events throughout the Hudson Valley that will be sure to educate, inspire and initiate conversations about what it means to be a good steward of… Read more »

Maple Sugar Season Events

Maple Sugaring Events Hudson Valley

Maple sugar season is right around the corner! Fresh, locally produced maple syrup is one of New York’s most delicious and important crops. We’ve rounded up some events where you and your family can learn first hand about how it’s made and most importantly, how it TASTES. The New York State Maple Weekends for 2017… Read more »

Diverse Dance Showcase: Ulster Ballet Company’s 34th Annual Festival of Dance

Festival of Dance

KINGSTON, NY — On Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 8 p.m., the Ulster Ballet Company will proudly present The 34th Annual Festival of Dance, to be held at Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston, NY. Since 1984, the festival has showcased both aspiring and professional dancers and choreographers, with a diverse range of styles… Read more »

30 Things to Do With the Kids Over Winter Break

Winter Break with Kids Hudson Valley

In our home, winter break is a time for resting, making memories and spending quality family time together.  If you’re still looking for ways to keep everyone busy, we have some ideas for you! Events: Dec. 24th: Woodstock Welcomes Santa, Woodstock Dec. 24th: Ski with Santa at Mount Peter, Warwick Dec. 26th: Challah Chanukah at… Read more »