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July 2021 Newsletter

We hope you’ve been able to get back out and enjoy summer once again–what a difference a year makes!  In this issue, find out about the activities that make summer in Ballston Spa so enjoyable, from concerts, to outdoor movies, farmers’ markets and more. Read about a fascinating local woman who’s life story is being… Read more »


Help Wanted in Ballston Spa

Businesses of all kinds are currently finding the hiring process difficult.  To help facilitate both our business members and those who are looking for employment, the BSBPA is offering our BSBPA Member News and Deals Facebook Group to BSBPA businesses to post their help wanted notices.  You are encouraged to post directly to the page,… Read more »


June 2021 Newsletter

Are you ready for the summer?  What a wonderful feeling to walk around town, seeing people out and about, shopping, dining, visiting the farmers’ market, listening to musicians on a soft summer evening, watching movies under the stars.  Ballston Spa summer fun is back and we’re ready to celebrate.  Starting this month, the farmers’ market… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting at Saratoga’s Community Federal Credit Union

On Saturday, June 5, we celebrated grand opening of Saratoga’s Community Federal Credit Union’s new Ballston Spa branch at 444 Geyser Road. Saratoga’s Community Credit Union opens a new branch in Ballston Spa with a focus on helping the community with their mortgage needs as the credit union introduces Saratoga Mortgage, a service of Saratoga’s… Read more »


May 2021 Newsletter

The Village of Ballston Spa will once again hum with life this summer, a summer that will look more like those we remember before 2020 and COVID-19 curtailed much of the social interaction and public activities we were used to. And while gatherings will continue to follow the prevailing New York State guidelines, as vaccinations… Read more »


April 2021 Newsletter

April is a time for rebirth and renewal, and it’s starting to feel like that for us here at the BSBPA.  Our new board President, Sandy Hassfurter, starts off this month’s newsletter.  While she is new to the role of president, she is not new to the executive board, having been a Vice President for… Read more »


Ribbon Cutting for Grand Re-opening: ReShop for the Good

The BSBPA held a ribbon cutting on April 8, 2021 to celebrate a new name for a great place. ReShop for the Good sells secondhand furniture and home goods to support Rebuilding Together Saratoga County’s goal of building healthy neighborhoods and ensuring homeowners in need can live independently in safe and healthy homes. Stop in… Read more »


Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association 2020 Annual Report

March 31, 2021 marks the end of the fiscal 2020 year for the Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association.  Our Annual Report is typically presented at the Annual Meeting and Community Mixer, held in mid-March.  Of course, due to the ongoing pandemic restrictions, that event was not held.  We do hope to be able to… Read more »


March 2021 Newsletter

This month marks a year since the COVID19 pandemic threw all our lives into turmoil of one kind or another.  It’s incredible to look back on the challenges, the losses–and the resilience that have brought us to this point. Here’s to all of you who have persevered and who continue to do so! March is… Read more »


February 2021 Newsletter

As another winter snow storm heads our way (it is February in upstate New York after all), here’s the latest from the BSBPA. We are disappointed that several of our usual events and activities (including February’s annual Chocolate Fest) continue to be affected by the COVID pandemic, but we remain hopeful that as 2021 progresses,… Read more »


2021 Ballston Spa Map Guide

We are getting underway with production of our 2021-22 Ballston Spa Map and Visitor Guide, now in its 16th year.  An advance notice was emailed to all business and non-profit members on January 26. We love Ballston Spa, and what better way to showcase our wonderfully vibrant village’s shops, restaurants and services! ALL BSBPA business… Read more »