Sinterklaas Returns to Rhinebeck and Kingston

November 22, 2012 05:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Over time traditional holidays tend to lose some of their original meaning, becoming commercialized or trivialized. (Thanksgiving is the refreshing exception to this rule.) Having associations that are no longer relevant — and perhaps weren’t pc to begin with — they become attenuated, losing their hold on the community. To make up for this loss, some creative people in Rhinebeck came up with a brilliant idea: introduce your own holiday celebration and craft your own rituals.
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