Friday, November 17, 2017

THIS WEEKEND AT BENNETT CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC

Two events 11/18 Sara Worden O'Brien Violin and Viola Recital and 11/19 Croton composer and resident Roberta Kosse ; see AND read more here http://www.bennettmusic.org/home.htm

RUGBY UPDATE: IRELAND VS. SOUTH AFRICA

Village rugby fans are always kept up to date thanks to Croton's own Tom Faranda's Folly: IRELAND V. SOUTH AFRICA http://bit.ly/2hAaxBi

WE LOVE FRIDAY NIGHTS IN CROTON-ON-HUDSON

Yes. We do. Click on the links for only some of what's happening locally...bookmark the post for real-time updates--post comes down after midnight....

IT'S HERE--CROTON LION'S FUNDRAISING, WINE TASTING EVENT! Croton Lions Club is hosting their 7th Annual Wine Tasting Event on November 17, 2017 from 6-9 PM at the Croton Yacht Club. Stop by for some good food and excellent wines to taste and maybe purchase some wine for the holidays. We will also have a Lotto Tree raffle and 50/50. Only $20.00 payable at the door, remember all monies raised by the Croton Lions Club goes back into our community. Also, please bring a non-perishable food item to be distributed to local food pantries. Hope to see you there. http://bit.ly/2hzMxyi

11/17 tasting at Deprez http://bit.ly/2ip9Yet

11/17 ICONIC MASTERS @ 3RD UNIVERSE http://bit.ly/2zHWaW5

KARAOKE FRIDAYS @ YUKA'S LATIN FUSION http://bit.ly/2hGEbs2

CROTON CARVEL OPEN TILL 10 PM EVERY NIGHT, SEASONAL FLAVORS, PUMPKIN, MINT, CHOCOLATE NUTELLA https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100013016077483

EVERY NIGHT'S A FUN NIGHT AT THE GRANDSTAND, THE PLACE WERE EVERYONE KNOWS YOUR NAME https://www.facebook.com/thegrandstandyankeefans/

CROTON GRILLE IS OPEN http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/08/coming-soon-croton-grille_12.html

FALL MENU AT MEXTOGO http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/10/fall-2017-menu-has-started-at-crotons.html

MORE FREE PARKING, EVENINGS, IN THE UPPER VILLAGE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/08/and-nowmore-evening-free-parking-in.html

AND AT THE BLUE PIG, STOCK UP BEFORE 11/26 https://www.facebook.com/bluepigicecream/photos/a.403620289648644.98731.179515272059148/1700161206661206/?type=3&theater


AND HAVE YOU TRIED THE CREME BRULEE MARTINI AT JUSTIN THYME, totally works for fall! More from Justin Thyme here facebook.com/JustinThymeCafe

FALL COLOR BLAST BOUQUETS ARE BACK @ SHOPRITE

Welcome to Everything Croton, a collection of all things Croton--our history, our homes, our issues, our businesses, our schools--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON. 

WE LOVE THE NEW AND EXPANDED FLORAL OFFERINGS AT the recently renovated Shoprite--and for fans of COLORBLAST--a.k.a. artificially enhanced flowers---they're back in time for the holiday table--in Fall Colors--richly dyed mums and daisies---CLICK ON THE PHOTO---not to everyone's taste but quite an impact!  And they always go fast.  For more Thanksgiving tips, recipes, ideas, and local shopping, check out the Everything Croton Guide, parts 1 and 2 http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/11/your-everything-croton-guide-to.html

HAROLD LLOYD, JESSE BELLER, AT THE CROTON LIBRARY 12/8

Welcome to Everything Croton, a collection of all things Croton--our history, our homes, our issues, our businesses, our schools--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON.  

The gift of laughter launches the holiday season at the Croton Free Library. Join us for an evening starring comic genius Harold Lloyd in his silent film classic “Hot Water” and the hilarious short “Bumping into Broadway.” Pianist Jesse Beller provides live, original accompaniment – with extraordinary style and flair. Friday, December 8, 7:30 p.m. CROTONFREELIBRARY.ORG

AND IF YOU LOVE SILENT FILMS... THE CROTON CONNECTION...AND MORE http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2015/06/we-love-silent-films-more-gloria.html

MYSTERIES OF SPARROW IDENTIFICATION, CROTON LIBRARY, NOV. 30TH

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COMING TO THE CROTON FREE LIBRARY, November 30 AT 7 PM - Mysteries of Sparrow Identification--Presenter: Joe Giunta - Come learn how to sort out the challenging LBJs (Little Brown Jobs) with this presentation by an experienced New York birder. Joe Giunta is the birding instructor for the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and leads bird walks for the Nature Conservancy, Brooklyn Bird Club, South Fork Natural History Society and New York City Audubon. CROTONFREELIBRARY.ORG

FOR THOSE FOLLOWING THE TAPPAN ZEE BRIDGE

Petition seeks name change of Gov. Mario Cuomo Bridge back to Tappan Zee http://westchester.news12.com/story/36833191/petition-seeks-name-change-of-gov-mario-cuomo-bridge-back-to-tappan-zee

Thursday, November 16, 2017

TWO WINE TASTINGS AT DEPREZ 11/17 AND 11/18

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FREE WINE TASTINGS--November 17 and 18, 2017--A wine cornucopia is here!

Two free tastings highlight this week at Deprez Wine and Spirits...The weekend begins on Friday, November 17 from 3 – 7 pm.

No need for a passport to appreciate Spanish Rioja and Navarra DO offerings, Italian Nebbiolo and a French Pinot Noir along with an organic Procesco . Our buddy, Phil, rounds out his spectacular six varietals with a New World classic – a Cabernet Sauvignon from Washington’s Columbia Valley.

Sparkly describes Saturday’s 2 – 6 pm tasting. Tom’s selections feature a brut champagne from Laurent-Perrier and a Pinot Grigio from the Italian Dolomites. Nebbiolo and Ripassa round out the European wines while a Chardonnay of New York’s Finger Lakes and Mosel Riesling complete the event. 

https://www.facebook.com/BestWineValues/

CROTON COLONIAL FOR THANKSGIVING DAY 2017

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CROTON COLONIAL DINER WILL BE OPEN THANKSGIVING DAY--click on the flyer for all the details. http://bit.ly/2yNZjjA

YOU MAY ALSO ENJOY READING... http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/02/we-love-croton-colonial-diner.html

CROTON AUTO PARK, NEW YORK CARES COAT DRIVE

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CROTON AUTO PARK STEPS UP TO THE PLATE AGAIN: We are proud to once again take part in the New York Cares Annual Coat Drive this year. Donate winter coats at our dealership and help those in need stay warm! http://bit.ly/2iYS5Tj


YOU MAY ALSO HAVE AN INTEREST IN http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2017/03/and-once-again-crotona-uto-park-steps.html

MT VERNON MAN SENTENCED, 2015 CRIME SPREE, CROTON ETC.

Officials said the crime spree began on July 30, 2015, when state police said Sherman and Peekskill resident Alexander Henderson broke the window of the Down Bicycles shop in Croton-on-Hudson and stole bicycles, computer equipment and money http://www.lohud.com/story/news/crime/2017/11/15/mount-vernon-man-21-sentenced-crime-spree/865909001/

BREAKFAST WITH FROSTY & FRIENDS @ HEN HUD

Reserve now for BREAKFAST WITH FROSTY & FRIENDS at Hendrick Hudson High School 12/9.

Click on the flyer for more info or visit http://bit.ly/2hDxojd for ticket info

CROTON'S HARMONY ROAD THIS SATURDAY IN COLD SPRING

Croton's own Harmony Road will be rocking Whistling Willies in Cold Spring--This Saturday Night 11/18 at 8:30--

Ray Charles to Hosier and The Black Keys--Great covers of the greatest songs. Come out and Party with us. 
whistlingwillies.com/

BY SPECIAL REQUEST: TWELFTH NIGHT, VAN CORTLANDT MANOR

Welcome to Everything Croton, a collection of all things Croton--our history, our homes, our issues, our businesses, our schools--in short, EVERYTHING CROTON. 

A reader asks: Do they still do the Twelfth Night events at Van Cortlandt Manor?

Answer: No, not for a few years now. The site closes for the season after THE BLAZE.  You may enjoy seeing these vintage Twelfth Night posts:

1973 http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/01/12th-night-1973-at-crotons-van.html
1983 http://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2016/11/by-special-request-1983-twelfth-night.html