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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 »


Universal Pre-Kindergarten opening

The Ballston Area Community Center has openings in the afternoon session for the 2017-2018 school year! The program is 12:30-3:00 pm Monday through Friday. If you have or know of a child that lives in the Ballston Spa Central School District and will be 4 years old on or before December 1st, give us a… 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 »


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 »


June 2017 Newsletter

June is here, in all its glory.  And with it comes the start of another eventful summer season in Ballston Spa.  In this issue, find out about new and returning vendors for the 2017 Ballston Spa Farmers’ Market, the performers for the Summer Concerts in the Park, the slate of family friendly outdoor movies, plus other… Read more »


2017 Property Beautification Award Nominations Sought

The Ballston Spa Business & Professional Association is requesting nominations for its 2017 Property Beautification Awards in Ballston Spa. The awards are given in recognition of the restoration, renovation, new build, and beautification efforts by homeowners and businesses, which have enhanced the Ballston Spa area within the past 2 years.  This year’s awards will again… Read more »


Downtown Directory Board Signs –Limited Availability

The BSBPA offers this great outdoor advertising opportunity to its members. Directory Board Signs: Contacts: Lisa McCoy (lisam@ballston.org) or Ellen Mottola (info@ballston.org) Closing date: June 18, 2018 We are reminding BSBPA members about the opportunity to advertise your downtown village business on the directory boards. These boards are located in prime areas as indicated above. Space… Read more »