Columbia County Happenings, Mar 8 – 10, 2019

Beach & Bartolo has teamed up with Columbia County Current to bring you regular updates on local happenings. Every week, here on the Beach & Bartolo blog, we will list a sampling of events, things to do, and happenings taking place around the county.


Columbia Land Conservancy Author Event, ‘Visionary Women’ Book Signing, Mar 8

Join the Columbia Land Conservancy, in celebrating International Women’s Day with local Author Andrea Barnet, as she reads from her new book Visionary Women.

Visionary Women: How Rachel Carson, Jane Jacobs, Jane Goodall, and Alice Waters Changed Our World (Ecco; On-sale March 13, 2018) is the story of four renegades who profoundly shaped the world we live in today. Together these women—linked not by friendship or field, but by their choice to break with convention—showed what one person speaking truth to power can do.

DATE/TIMEFriday, March 8, 2019:  7pm – 9pm

Spotty Dog Books and Ale
440 Warren Street
Hudson, NY 12534

COSTFree to attend. A portion of the proceeds of the sale of the book will go to the CLC.



Dancing Through The Decades at The Falls, Mar 9

Dance the night away to your favorite decade. Dance will always have a major impact on history and the future. From the 1950s to the 2000s, music will forever be a way people can express themselves from many different cultures.

Every half hour, the music changes to a different decade. Dress from your favorite decade is encouraged, but not required.

Entertainment by: DJ Shawn Gille Entertainment
Catering by: Chef Yvette ( A perfect plate catering)
Coordinated by: Christina Snyder ( Director of Operations)

DATE/TIMESaturday, March 9, 2019: 7pm – 11:30pm

21 and over (ID required)

$40.00 (per person) in Advance
$50.00 at The Door

The Falls
158 Union Tpke
Hudson, NY 12534

Phone: 518-719-1600 Ext 140



Folktales and Stories, Mar 10

Pamela Badila, folkteller & performance artist, reads, tells and perform folktales from around the world with children and their families. This special story hour gives families the opportunity to explore stories, told through generations, that formed the traditions and ethics of particular cultures. Craft and music activities follow the folktelling.

DATE/TIMESunday, March 10, 2019: 2pm – 3pm

Hudson Area Library (community room, which is wheelchair accessible)
51 N. 5th St. (at State St.)
Hudson, NY 12534

Free and open to the public.
“Folktales & Stories” is geared towards children ages 6-11, however children of all ages are welcome.



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