October 2017 Newsletter

The busy, colorful month of October is here!  Just one look at this month’s issue, chock full of autumn-themed activities, will get you in the mood to get out there to take part in everything there is to offer–from 5K runs, to  benefits for worthy causes, homestyle dinners and outdoor family fun. Our 15th Annual “The… Read more »

October Networking Breakfast

October’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, October 17, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Brookside Nursery, 824 Route 67 in Ballston Spa. Brookside Nursery is one of the area’s best regarded landscaping and garden businesses.  The garden center has been serving customers since 1976 with a wide selection of flowers, plants, trees and shrubs, as well as gardening… Read more »

Ribbon Cutting Celebrating Armer Funeral Home’s 50th Anniversary

On Friday, October 6, 2017,  the BSBPA and Ballston Spa community turned out to celebrate 50 years in business for Armer Funeral Home, Inc.  Family owned and operated, Armer Funeral Home has been a mainstay in Ballston Spa, serving community members with care and compassion. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

September Networking Breakfast

September’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, September 19, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Creative Endeavors, 49 Front Street in Ballston Spa. Creative Endeavors, a Saratoga Bridges program, offers individuals the opportunity to express their artistic abilities. The gift shop offers a unique shopping experience, with beautifully designed art pieces created by Bridges clients that can be purchased. … Read more »

September 2017 Newsletter

Autumn is on the doorstep, with cooler days and crisp evenings, but that doesn’t mean things slow down here in the village.  The Farmers’ Market continues until the end of the month to take advantage of the late season harvest.  The village’s 9/11 Memorial dedication will take place.  We have TWO ribbon cuttings to celebrate…. Read more »

Ribbon Cutting at The Candle Collective

A happy ribbon cutting at The Candle Collective with Catherine Spaneas and her crew. The Chamber of Southern Saratoga County was also on hand, along with Mayor Romano and representatives from NYS Senate and Assembly. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]  

Ribbon Cutting at The Beal Company- Tapestry Art & Crafted Design

The BSBPA and Mayor Romano welcomed The Beal Company-Tapestry Art & Crafted Design at 52 Front Street in Ballston Spa, to the downtown business district with a ribbon cutting on Friday, September 1. Courtney Beal’s home decor shop specializes in wall tapestries, cushion covers, pillows, throw blankets, totes and table accessories, as well as custom made crafted… Read more »

2017 “The Way We Were” Car Show Participant Instructions

  The 15th Annual “The Way We Were” Car Show will be held Sunday, October 8, 2017 in Ballston Spa, New York.  Our rain date for this event will be October 15, 2017.  Last year’s beautiful autumn weather brought out many spectators and exhibitors. With close to 500 cars and trucks, we had another great… Read more »

August Networking Breakfast

August’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, August 15, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Hope Church, 206 Greenfield Avenue in Ballston Spa. Meet Pastor Nate Thompson and the members of the Hope Church faith community, learn more about their mission and fellowship.    A great way to share and promote your business or organization with others in the… Read more »

August 2017 Newsletter

Summer is rolling along, and with it, the opportunity to do as much–or as little–as we like!  August is always busy in this part of New York, and here in Ballston Spa, we have our own style, whether it’s an old fashion ice cream social, outdoor concerts, movies and film festivals, or swimming under the… Read more »

July 2017 Newsletter

Summer is in full swing here in our Village of Friends!   We hear a lot from visitors about how wonderful Ballston Spa is, and one hears of people who have moved here because the village has what they are looking for–that sense of connection and community.  Which is why columnist Chris Churchill’s recent article… Read more »

July Networking Breakfast

July’s Networking Breakfast is Tuesday, July 18, 7:30-8:30 am, hosted by Saratoga Community Federal Credit Union, 23 Division Street, in Saratoga Springs. Serving those who live, work, worship or attend school in Saratoga County, Saratoga Community Federal Credit Union lives by the philosophy of “people helping people” and is committed to making a meaningful difference… Read more »