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Towne Crier Open Mic Night


Wednesday, February 5
7pm - 10pm


Every Wednesday Evening, Come out and play!

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

An Evening of Poetry


Thursday, February 6
6:30pm - 7:30pm


Come to hear an hour of poetry from our current Beacon Poet Laureate, Mr. Peter Ullian, along with special guest Poet Gold who served as Dutchess County Poet Laureate for the years of 2017, and 2018.

Howland Public Library
313 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

SwingSet


Thursday, February 6
7pm - 9:30pm


Join Wendy Matthews on Ukulele and vocals, Julie Sorcek on flute, sax and vocals and Ernie Pugliese on guitar for a unique, Mirthful, Musical Melange of Swing , Jazz and Bossa. No Cover!

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Beacon Sloop Club Potluck Supper & Meeting


Friday, February 7
6:30pm - 9:30pm


POTLUCK SUPPER and MEETING, followed by a Song Circle, everyone welcomed. The BSC is an all volunteer organization dedicated to preserving, protecting and celebrating the Hudson River. Free

Beacon Sloop Club
2 Red Flynn Drive, Beacon (more info)

Yarn


Friday, February 7
8:30pm - 11pm


Back by popular demand! Americana/alt-country band Yarn’s sound owes as much to Gram Parsons and Earl Scruggs as to Jerry Garcia and Exile On Main Street-era Rolling Stones.

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Beacon Performing Arts Center Presents: Matilda the Musical


Friday, February 7 at 7 – Honey Cast
Saturday, February 8 at 1 – Honey Cast
Saturday, February 8 at 7 – Telly Cast
Sunday, February 9 at 1 – Telly Cast

The story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.

Pete and Toshi Seeger Theater (Beacon High School)
101 Mattewan Road, Beacon (more info)

Saturday Studio at Dia:Beacon


Saturday, February 8
10:30am - 12pm


Join practicing artists for a free monthly workshop of art making and play in the Learning Lab at Dia:Beacon. Designed for all ages, Saturday Studio is a family friendly program that is most suitable for children ages 5 and up. All families participating in the Saturday Studio program receive free admission to Dia:Beacon for the day.

Dia:Beacon
3 Beekman Street, Beacon (more info)

Southern Dutchess NAACP Black History Month Exhibit


Opening Reception
Saturday, February 8
1pm - 3:30pm


In celebration of Black History Month, the Southern Dutchess NAACP is exhibiting historical memorabilia in the library’s Community Room during the month of February.

Howland Public Library
313 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

3 Artists: Faulds, Flaitz, Morgan


Opening Reception
Saturday, February 8
6pm - 9pm


These 3 artists, working in photography, encaustic and glass tiles – use basic elements to express unique visions.

RiverWinds Gallery
172 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

The Ideographic paintings


Saturday, February 8
6pm - 8pm


The series of Ideographic Paintings are inspired by prehistoric cave drawings and archetypal images.

Maria Lago Studio
502 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Reach: A Selection of Drawings and Artist’s Books by Rosaire Appel


Opening Reception
Saturday, February 8
5pm - 8pm


Please join us for the Second Saturday reception for artist Rosaire Appel. For the next few months, No.3 Reading Room & Photo Book Works is giving itself over entirely to Rosaire Appel’s artist books and works on paper.

No. 3 Reading Room & Photo Book Works
469 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

TIME | A Juried Exhibition


Opening Reception
Saturday, February 8
6pm - 9pm


Time: the continuum of experience in which events pass from future to present to past. How does one experience TIME? A particular occasion, a good time, a bad time, history, events of the day, visionary future, an instance of something happening or being done, mark making, measuring, movement.

bau: Beacon Artists Union
506 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Artist Talk: Helena Hernmarck


Saturday, February 8
1pm - 4pm


Join us for an engaging conversation with world renowned tapestry artist and weaver Helena Hernmarck. Over the course of her 50-year career, Hernmarck has revolutionized tapestry’s aesthetics and its relationship to modern architectural spaces.

Howland Cultural Center
477 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

DiaTalks | Barry Le Va in Conversation with James Meyer


Saturday, February 8
2pm - 3:30pm


Barry Le Va was originally trained as an architect and began creating horizontally dispersed sculptures while he was a student at Otis College of Art and Design in Los Angeles.

Dia:Beacon
3 Beekman Street, Beacon (more info)

Beacon Rising Community Choir


Saturday, February 8
1pm - 2:30pm


Beacon Rising Choir was conceived in early 2017 out of a combination of a women’s singing circle led by Kim Chase and Gina Samardge and an impromptu Resistance Choir inspired by what has become the anthem of the Women’s March, MILCK’s “I Can’t Keep Quiet.”

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Gallery Talk on Bannerman’s Castle


Saturday, February 8
2pm - 3pm


Join us for a Gallery Talk on “Whispers from the Castle Keep” by Neil Caplan, Executive Director of the the Bannerman Island. Caplan will tell stories of the Bannermans’ life on the island, and discuss the memorabilia and artifacts from the Civil and Spanish American War found there.

Beacon Historical Society
17 South Avenue, Beacon (more info)

The Costellos


Saturday, February 8
6pm - 8:30pm


The Costellos—led by the eclectic musicians Lynn & Bob Costello—mix a blend of rock, pop, surf and country.

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

9 Horses EP Release Party!


Saturday, February 8
8pm


EP release party and concert as they celebrate the release of their new EP, ‘Blood From A Stone, available now on Sunnyside Records.

Howland Cultural Center
477 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Joe Nott Trio


Saturday, February 8
9pm - 11:30pm


Funky Blues-rock psychedelic music, covers with originality, and some Joe Nott Band originals!!!!! The Joe Nott Trio is Joe Nott on guitar and vocals, and the blues hall of fame rhythm section, Vince Leggiere on Bass, and Gary Schwartz on drums.

Dogwood
47 East Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Prognosis – The American Pink Floyd Show


Sunday, February 9
7pm - 10:30pm


Prognosis – The American Pink Floyd Show is an award-winning multimedia Pink Floyd Experience. The music of Pink Floyd is performed live with album accuracy along with elaborate lighting, video projections and a spectacular laser light show.

Towne Crier Cafe
379 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Story Screen’s 92nd Academy Awards Viewing Party


Sunday, February 9
7pm - 11pm


Join The Story Screen Family for a fun and learned viewing of the 92nd Academy Awards (The Oscars, for you kids out there) LIVE in Theater 1 of the Story Screen Beacon Theater. Tickets $15

Story Screen Beacon Theater
445 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Old-Timey Southern Fiddle Tunes Jam Session


Tuesday, February 11
7pm - 10pm


Howland Cultural Center
477 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Chocolate Workshop


Wednesday, February 12
6 – 8 pm


Valentine’s Day is coming, and you need chocolates! They make great gifts for your Valentine, for birthdays and anniversaries.

Please join us in my cozy kitchen in Beacon, NY
Book here | Maximum number of participants per class: 8 (more info)

Now Playing at Story Screen!


Birds of Prey
Clemency
Knives Out



Story Screen Beacon Theater
445 Main Street, Beacon (more info)

Dia:Beacon for Beacon and adjacent area residents


Saturdays and Sundays

Free admission for City of Beacon residents, including the adjacent Hudson Valley communities of Chelsea, Fishkill, and Glenham.

Dia:Beacon
3 Beekman Street, Beacon (more info)

Beacon Free Loop


The Beacon Free Loop (aka G Route) schedule has changed to accommodate the new Metro North Schedule, starting June 1.  Download the new schedule here:

Route G:Beacon Free Loop Update (PDF)
 
(more info at Facebook)
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