Category: Happenings

Chatham Winterfest 2019, Dec 14

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Chatham’s Annual Winterfest is Saturday, December 14, 11am – 4pm.

Businesses throughout the Village of Chatham will be welcoming shoppers with special offers and unique holiday gifts. There will be a raffle to win a gift basket of goodies from participating shops in the Village. A raffle ticket will be issued with any purchase of $5 or more in a village shop and the winning number will be posted on the CABA website.

Some activities include a reading of “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at the Chatham Bookstore at 11:00am, a wreath-making workshop at Chatham Brewing at 11:00am, the Crandell Theater will have a free screening of the movie “Prancer” at noon , Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand at 10 Main Street from 1:00-3:00pm to visit with little ones and spread some holiday Cheer. At 3:30 there will be a reading of “The Carpenter’s Gift” by local author David Rubel as part of the library’s Authors, Artists and Community Speakers Series. Holiday cookies and hot cocoa will be served. Personalized signed Books will be available for purchase.

Students from Chatham Central School District will be on hand to provide Holiday Music and Caroling, a there will also be a Holiday Costume Crawl for adults that wish to don a costume that captures the spirit of the Holidays as they sample adult beverages at participating venues.

WinterFest Events

10:00am-3:00pm Open House and accepting new, unwrapped toys for the Salvation Army Our Community Cares, 25 Hudson Avenue
10:00am-Noon Nature crafts for kids Columbia Land Conservancy, 49 Main Street
11:00am Judy Staber and Thomas Chulak read “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” Chatham Bookstore, 27 Main Street
11:00am Wreath-Making Workshop with Flower Blossom Farm. For more information contact Chatham Bewing at info@chathambrewing.com Chatham Brewing, 59 Main Street
11:00am-2:00pm Our Community Cares’ free gift wrapping event. Bring your presents for our volunteers to wrap. Donations accepted. The Tracy Memorial Village Hall, 77 Main Street
11:00am-4:00pm Chatham Freshman class fundraiser selling handmade items such as baked goods and candles, along with some apparel 17 Main Street
11:00am-7:00pm Santa Pub Crawl. $1 Off your first drink. To win prizes dress in your favorite holiday costume, take a selfie at 3 establishments that day and post it on Instagram with the hashtag #ChathamWinterfest. Winners will be chosen at randon. Download the flyer. Blue Plate, Yanni’s, People’s Pub. Chatham Brewing and The Chatham Grill
Noon Free screening of “Prancer” Crandell Theatre, 48 Main Street
Noon-2:00pm Pet pictures with Santa Our Community Cares, 25 Hudson Avenue
Noon-3:00pm “Have A Bite… Help A Family” fundraiser hosted by the Chatham Middle School National Junior Honor Society and PTSO. Tag sale including holiday decorations, soup samples and other tasty bites. Christ Our Emanuel Church, 19 Park Row
1:00-3:00pm Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus 10 Main Street
3:30pm A reading of “The Carpenter’s Gift” by local author David Rubel as part of our Authors, Artists and Community Speakers Series. Holiday cookies and hot cocoa will be served. Personalized signed Books will be available for purchase. Chatham Public Library, 11 Woodbridge Ave, Chatham
9:00pm Live music by Aaron Rothko The People’s Pub, 36 Main Street

WinterFest Sales

15% Off Lamporium Lamps Large selection of unique lamps Country Upcycle. 6 Main Street. Open 11:00am-4:00pm
15% Off all Calendars Large selection Chatham Bookstore, 27 Main Street
$5.00 Margaritas Lunch served The People’s Pub, 36 Main Street

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Saturday, December 14, 2019: 11am

LOCATION:
The Village of Chatham, NY

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This Weekend at Ancram Opera House: ‘The Snow Queen’, Dec 13 – 15

 

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‘The Snow Queen’ has several performances this weekend, December 13 – 15, at the Ancram Opera House.

A man is haunted by a recurring bad dream. A girl journeys barefoot through the world to rescue her best friend. Their stories intertwine in this new adaptation with music, presented as a staged concert, accompanied by striking visuals.


This production is intended for adults and younger audiences, ages 9 and up.

book & lyrics by Barbara Wiechmann
music by Lisa Dove
directed by Jeffrey Mousseau

 

DATE/TIME:
Friday, December 13, 2019 / 7pm
Saturday & Sunday, December 14 – 15 / 2pm

ADMISSION:
General admission: $25
Kids: Free
Tickets available Online here.

LOCATION:
Ancram Opera House
1330 County Rt. 7
Ancram, NY 12502

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Copake Country Club’s Little Big Party w/ Jukebox Junkies, Dec 12

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On Thursday, December 12th, The Copake Country Club is hosting their Little Big Party with a live performance from the Jukebox Junkies.  Come on out and have a great evening by the fire places, while dancing the night away.

Ticket price includes your first drink, passed hors d’oeuvres, entry into a raffle and sweets at the end of the night.  Option to also book a dinner reservation if you’d like a table for the night (must call to book).

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Thursday, December 12, 2019 / 6pm – 10pm

LOCATION:
Copake Country Club
44 Golf Course Rd,
Craryville, New York 12521

ADMISSION:
$20 per person. $100 for group of 6.
Buy tickets at www.thegreensatcopake.com 

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Gingerbread House Decorating at Roeliff Jansen Library, Dec 8

 

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The Roeliff Jansen Library is throwing a Gingerbread House Decorating get together on Sunday, December 8, from 1:00 to 3:00pm.

Get ready for the holidays with an afternoon of gingerbread house decorating! Houses and decorations will be provided by the library, although participants are also welcome to bring additional decorations of their own. Participants are encouraged to leave their houses at the library for a week as part of the library holiday display.

DATE/TIME:
Sunday, December 8, 2019 / 1pm – 3pm

LOCATION:
Roeliff Jansen Community Library
9091 NY-22
Hillsdale, NY 12529

 

ADMISSION:
All ages are welcome.
Space is limited, so sign up at Roe Jan to reserve your spot.

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Farmon! Holiday Pop Up at Empire Farm in Copake, Dec 7

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Empire Farm and the FarmOn! Foundation are hosting a Holiday Pop Up Shop on
Saturday, December 7, from 10am to 3pm. Eat – Drink – Shop Local treats!

You’re invited to join FarmOn! for one very special weekend. Shop for holiday gifts from local makers, bits & bobs, vintage, and more special finds! Holiday cookies, Homemade dog treats, Hot cider, and Bartlett House Baked Goods!

DATES/TIMES:
Saturday, December 7, 2019 / 10am – 3pm

LOCATION:
Empire Farm
556 Empire Road
Copake NY, 12516

MORE:
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