Community Calendar 1/12/12

 

Thursday January 12

 

Health Clinics

RUTLAND AREA The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will offer Blood Pressure and Foot Care Clinics as follows: 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, Benson Heights, Benson; 12:30 p.m. Jan. 12, Castleton Meadows, Castleton; 9 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 18, Dorset Nursing Assn., Dorset; 9:30 a.m. Jan. 18, Sheldon Towers, Rutland; 11 a.m. Jan. 18, Linden Terrace, Rutland; 1:15 p.m. Jan. 18, The Meadows, Rutland (Meadows residents only); and 3:15 p.m. Jan. 18, The Gables, Rutland (Gables residents only). Cost: $2 blood pressure; $5 foot care. Information: 802-775-0568.

 

Knitting Bee

ARGYLE The Argyle Free Library invites beginner and experienced knitters to attend an old-fashioned Knitting Bee from 2 to 4 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12. Crochet and other handwork is also welcome.

 

Community Supper

DORSET The Dorset Church will hold a free Community Supper from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 12 at the church, 143 Church St. in Dorset. All are welcome for food and fellowship. Additional free dinners will be held on Feb. 16 and March 14. Information: 802-867-2260.

 

Friday January 13

 

Girls Hockey

GLENS FALLS The Winter Classic Girls Hockey Tournament will be held Friday through Monday, Jan. 13 to 16, in Glens Falls and Lake George. More than 40 teams from the Northeast and Canada will compete in four age divisions. Free. Information/times: www.adirondacknorthstars.com.

 

Cane and Walker Workshop

MANCHESTER Register by Friday, Jan. 13 to attend a Cane and Walker Fitting Workshop at 11:45 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 16 at Equinox Village in Manchester. The workshop will be conducted by Physical Therapist John DiBlasio. To reserve a place, call Kylee at 802-362-4061.

 

Winter Gala

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Theatre Festival will hold its Winter Gala at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13, at the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls. Information/cost: 518-874-0800, or www.woodtheater.org.

 

Harlem Superstars

POULTNEY All families are invited to attend a game between the Poultney All Stars and the Harlem Superstars, a comedic basketball team, at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13, at Poultney High School. Cost: $7 in advance (call 802-287-5861, stop by the school’s main office, or see any Poultney High School Athletic Leadership Council member); $8 at the door. Proceeds will benefit the Leadership Council.

 

Hockey Night

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Phantoms will host Granville Night at the Jan. 27 and Feb. 3 games. Members of the Granville sixth grade chorus will open the game at 7 p.m. with the Star Spangled Banner. Tickets are available at the Granville Elementary School for both games at a cost of $13 for adults and $11 for children.

 

Film

SCHUYLERVILLE The Schuylerville Public Library will present the Jim Carrey film “Mr. Popper’s Penguins” at 7 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13 at the library. This is a free family program, open to all ages. Your own snacks are welcome. Information: 518-695-6641 or email afiandaca@sals.edu.

 

Saturday January 14

 

Pancake Breakfast

WELLS The Wells United Methodist Church’s Youth Fellowship will hold its Monthly Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14. Menu will include pancakes, homemade muffins, fruit salad, eggs, sausage, and more. Cost: $5 for adults, $3 for children five to 12, and free for children four and under. Information: Regina Mason at 802-325-2280.

 

Teen Softball

QUEENSBURY Winter Blast Teen Softball Tournaments will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, Jan. 14 through 29, at the Adirondack Sports Complex/The Dome in Queensbury. Free. Information: 518-743-1086, or www.adksc.com.

 

Kung Fu

SALEM Chinese Kung Fu fundamentals for children will be taught at the Salem Courthouse Community center from Jan. 14 to Feb. 25. Ages five and six will be taught from 9:20 to 10 a.m.; ages seven to 11 will run from 8:35 to 9:15 a.m. Fee is $35 for members and $45 for non-members. To register: 518-854-7053 or email HSCPA@salemcourthouse.org.

 

Quilters Meet

RUTLAND The Maple Leaf Quilters Guild will hold their meeting from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14 at the Leahy Conference Room at RRMC in Rutland. The group is working on a community service project, and all who have an interest in sewing are welcome. Bring sewing machine if able, and sewing tools.

 

Prayer Breakfast

CAMBRIDGE The Women of Hope will hold a breakfast at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14 at the Cambridge Hotel. Women from all denominations will gather for an exquisite breakfast, fellowship, praise and prayer. This month’s talk is “What does it mean to be called to a God-sized assignment?” Cost is $10. To reserve: visit www.womenofhope.us

or call 518-854-7608.

 

Live Critter

GRANVILLE A live Canada Lynx will be on exhibit at the Pember Museum on Saturday, Jan. 14 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. There is no admission charge to this special exhibition but donations will be kindly appreciated. Bernadette Hoffman, owner of the lynx and the museum’s educator will be on hand to provide information and answer questions about one of New York’s forgotten species. Contact the Pember Museum 642-1515.

 

Art Reception

CAMBRIDGE Everyone is invited to an opening reception from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14, for a juried exhibition titled, “Reflection,” at the Valley Artisans Market’s Small Gallery, 25 E. Main Street, Route 372, in Cambridge. This exhibition will run through February. Information: 518-677-2765.

 

Rock Day

SCHUYLERVILLE Foster Sheep Farm, 460 West River Rd., Schuylerville, will host a “Rock Day” celebration from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14. Rock Day is the traditional day that women returned to spinning after the Christmas holiday. There will be hourly door prizes and a spinning bee. All spinners and those interested in learning spinning are welcome. Information: 518-338-6679 or fostersheepfarm.com.

 

Fly Tying

MANCHESTER The American Museum of Fly Fishing will host a series of four fly tying lessons beginning Jan. 14 at the museum. Each session runs from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Supplies will be available. Sessions will be held on Jan. 14 (Beginners); Jan. 28 (Advanced Beginner); Feb. 11 (Intermediate); and Feb. 25 (Advanced). Cost: $5 per session, or four for $18. Register in advance at kmurphy@amff.com or call 802-362-3300.

 

Fireside Stories

GRANVILLE The Pember Library will host Fireside Stories for children at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14. The theme will be “Popcorn.” Information: 518-642-2525.

 

Demo Ride

GRANVILLE The Birch Hill Farm at 7507 Route 22 in Granville will hold an Open House from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14. Meet Emily Embree the new instructor/trainer and watch a demo ride. Information: 518-642-9557.

 

Irish Stew and Bingo

HOOSICK FALLS The Hoosick Falls St. Patrick’s Parade committee will host an Irish Stew Cook-off from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14. At 1 p.m. that day, there will be Irish Basket Bingo. There is a $25 entry fee for the Cook-off. Tickets for the Basket Bingo are $10 and $5 for children 12 and under. Tickets are on sale at True Value and Thorpe’s Pharmacy.

 

Wine Tasting

LAKE GEORGE A free “Spice Up Your Winter Wine Tasting” event will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14, and 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday the 15th, at Adirondack Winery in Lake George Village. Spiced mulled wines paired with sweet treats will be served. Information: 518-668-9463, or www.adirondackwinery.com.

 

Volleyball

GRANVILLE Learn the fundamentals of volleyball with the Granville coaching staff and players Jan. 14, 21 and Feb. 11. Girls in grades 3 & 4 from 12:20 to 1:30 p.m. and grades 5 &6 from 1:30 to 2:20 p.m. Instruction is free. Bring permission slip, water, sneakers and wear a t-shirt and shorts for play. For more information email aallen@granvillecsd.org.

 

Auditions

CAMBRIDGE The Theater Company at Hubbard Hall will hold auditions for its production of Tennessee Williams’ “The Night of the Iguana” at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14 in the Freight Depot Theater behind Hubbard Hall. Come prepared with a one-minute monologue, resume and photo. Anyone interested can audition; all are welcome. Call Benjie White at 518-677-2495 or email benjie@hubbardhall.org to let him know of your intent to audition.

 

Art Opening

MANCHESTER The Southern Vermont Arts Center on West Road will hold the opening of its 20th Annual Winter Members’ Exhibition from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14 at the SVAC Yester House Gallery. Mingle with the artists and enjoy complimentary wine and hors d’oeuvres. The show will be on display through Feb. 11. Information: 802-362-1405 or www.svac.org.

 

Pork Dinner

COSSAYUNA The Cossayuna Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold a Roast Pork Dinner from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14. Roast pork, mashed potatoes and more. Cost: $10 adults, $9 senior citizens, $5 for children five to 11, under five, free. At the firehouse on Bunker Hill and East Lake Rd., Cossayuna. Information: 518-692-7155 or cvfda12823@gmail.com.

 

Dinner, Movie

MOREAU A benefit Spaghetti Dinner will be held from 4 to 6 p.m., and a Family Movie Night from 7 to 9 p.m., on Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Moreau Community Center. Dinner cost: $8 in advance; $10 at the door; $4 age 4 and younger. Movie cost: $5; $15 families of three or more. Proceeds will benefit Megan Blake for her participation in the People-to-People Student Ambassador Program. Popcorn and beverages will be sold and you can bring a sleeping bag. Children must be accompanied by adults. There also will be free giveaways and raffles from 4 to 6 p.m.

 

Music

VALLEY FALLS VFW Post 1938 will host an evening of live music with the Stray Dogs at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14 at the Post. All are welcome.

 

Sunday January 15

 

Pancake Breakfast

WEST PAWLET The West Pawlet Fire Dept. will hold an “All You Can Eat” Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Jan. 15 at the fire house. Cost is $7 for adults, $5 for children five to 12, and free for kids under five.

 

Pancake Breakfast

SCHAGHTICOKE Victor Masonic Lodge of Schaghticoke will hold their monthly Pancake Breakfast from 7:30 to 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15 at the Lodge, across Route 67 from the Hoosic Valley Central School. Pancakes, Belgian waffles, sausage and more. The public is welcome to enjoy a warm breakfast on a cold winter morning.

 

Country Breakfast

GANSEVOORT The Gansevoort Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold its monthly “All You Can Eat” Country Breakfast at the fire house from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15. Menu includes eggs, omelets, pancakes, French toast and more. Donation: $7 adults, $6.50 seniors (60+), $5 children ages four to 12, and under four, free.

 

Buffet Breakfast

GREENWICH Elks Lodge 2223 on Route 40S in Greenwich invites everyone to a Sunday Buffet Breakfast from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Jan. 15. Omelets, pancakes and more will be served at $6 per person, $5 senior citizens, and $4 children.

 

Family Day

GLENS FALLS A free Family Discovery Day activity will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15, at The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren Street in Glens Falls. Take a short tour and then create your own art masterpiece. Information: 518-792-1761, Ext. 17, or www.hydecollection.org.

 

Country Dance

SCHUYLERVILLE The Country Round and Square Dance Association invites everyone to an Old-Style Country Dance from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 15, at the American Legion Post on Clancy Street in Schuylerville. Music will be provided by the Ole Time Country band. Cost: $5 adults; $2 ages 6 to 17; free 5 and younger. A meeting will precede the dance from 1:30 to 2 p.m., and there’ll be a buffet at 3 p.m. (bring a dish to share). Information: Floyd at 747-6687, or Sandy at 638-9008.

 

Monday January 16

 

Auditions

DORSET Auditions for the Missoula Children’s Theatre production of “The Wiz of the West” will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16 at the Dorset Playhouse. Students in grades K through 12 are invited to the group audition. No advance preparation is necessary. A $35 per child fee is asked for each child that is selected for the cast. Performances will be at 3 and 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Dorset Playhouse. Information: email dpi@vermontel.net or call Sheila Conway between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. at 802-867-5570.

 

Potluck Supper

HEBRON Everyone is invited to a Potluck Supper at 6 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 16, at the East Hebron United Presbyterian Church on Route 22 in Hebron. Bring a dish to share to this event that will be held on the third Monday each month. Information: 518-854-7017, or 854-7716.

 

Tuesday January 17

 

Free Skiing

NORTH CREEK Gore Mountain in North Creek will hold a “Take Your Daughter to Gore Week” from Tuesday, Jan. 17, through Sunday, Jan. 22. Daughters age 19 and younger will ski, ride and tube for free with a paying parent. Information: 518-251-2411, or www.goremountain.com.

 

Information Session

SALEM The Battenkill Time Traders will hold an information session for new members at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 17 at Proudfit Hall, 181 Main St., Salem. Those who choose to become members will get credit for attending the session. Information: www.battenkill.timebanks.org.

 

Rifle Competition

VICTORY The Fish Creek Rod and Gun Club will hold a rifle competition on Tuesdays through March 13 at 7 p.m., starting Tuesday, Jan 17 at the club on Rt. 32, south of the village of Victory. All are welcome; bring your own 22 caliber rifle and ammunition. Information: 518-695-3917.

 

Line Dancing

SOUTH GLENS FALLS The South Glens Falls Fire Company will hold Line Dancing lessons every Tuesday from 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the firehouse on Rt. 197. Open dance follows the class. Cost: $6 per person. Information: 518-798-4020.

 

Comedy Improv

RUTLAND Make your reservations by Jan. 17 to attend the Comedy Improv to be presented by the Marble Valley Players on Friday, Jan. 27 and Saturday, Jan. 28 at the South Station, 170 South Main St., Rutland. Dinner is at 5:30 p.m.; show at 7:30 p.m. Tickets: $35, advance sale only. To reserve: 802-247-6778.

 

Wednesday January 18

 

Auditions

SARATOGA Channel Z Productions’ Young Adult Ensemble will hold auditions for “Count Dracula” at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 18 at Caffe Lena, 47 Phila St. Open to all high school age students. No registration fee; tech volunteers are also welcome. Information:  518-583-0022 ext. 94 or visit Channel Z’s Facebook page.

 

 

Thursday January 19

 

Health Clinics

RUTLAND AREA The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will offer Blood Pressure and Foot Care Clinics as follows: 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 19, Maple Village, Rutland; 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, Godnick Adult Center, Rutland; and 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, Community Center, North Clarendon. Cost: $2 blood pressure; $5 foot care. Information: 802-775-0568.

 

Art Opening

MANCHESTER Photographer George Bouret will be hosted at a reception at the Gallery at Equinox Village at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19. All are welcome. Preview the artist’s work at www.bouretphotography.com.

 

Sustainable Living

MANCHESTER The Sustainable Living Series hosted by Alan Benoit, AIA, will take place at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19 at the Northshire Bookstore. This month’s topic is Socially Responsible Investing, with guest speaker Will Belongia, executive director of the Vermont Community Loan Fund. Free and open to the public. Information: SustainableDesignOfVT.com.

 

Green Drinks

DORSET Environmental enthusiasts are welcome to attend “Green Drinks” at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19 at the Dorset Inn, 8 Church St., Dorset. Enjoy drinks and conversation on topics including sustainable agriculture, climate change, local consumption, alternative energies, and more. Green Drinks is an informal group of community members who wish to engage in environmental issues broadly. Information: www.greendrinks.org or Green Drinks Manchester VT on Facebook.

 

Bike Club

MANCHESTER The Manchester and the Mountains Bike Club (MMBC) invites the community to a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 19 on the second floor of the rkMiles business offices (located to the right of the hardware store). Enjoy a slide show, presentations on projects, and mingle with other outdoor enthusiasts. Bikers of all ages are welcome. RSVP to milesj@rkmiles.com. For more info about the club, visit www.mmbc.us.

 

Knitting Class

SALEM Learn how to knit a Zig Zag scarf with instructor Jane Gibson on Thursdays, Jan. 19-Feb. 9, from 6:45 to 9 p.m. at the Courthouse Community Center in Salem. Must have ability to knit and size 8 knitting needles. Stop in the Courthouse to see a sample scarf. To register: 518-854-7053 or email HSCPA@salemcourthouse.org.

 

Friday January 20

 

Fish Fry

WHITEHALL American Legion Post 83 at 148 Main St. in Whitehall invites everyone to its Friday Fish Fry from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20. This meal is served each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-2482.

 

Fish Fry

VICTORY The Fish Creek Rod and Gun Club will host a weekly Fish Fry from 5 to 7 p.m. starting on Friday, Jan. 20 and running until March 30 at the club on Rt. 32, south of the village of Victory. Menu choices include fried fish, fried clams or fried chicken tenders for $8 each, and clam chowder at $5 per quart. Eat-in or take-out. All are welcome. Information: 518-695-3917.

 

Dinner Fundraiser

DORSET The eighth grade class at Long Trail School will hold a “breakfast for dinner” fundraiser from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20 at Sherrie’s Café. Menu includes quiche, steak and eggs, French toast and more. Cost is $10; take-out is available. Proceeds will benefit the class trip to Washington DC in March.

 

Pizza at Elks

GREENWICH The Greenwich Elks Club on Route 40 South will offer Henderson’s Pizza every Friday night. In addition to pizza, the menu will include weekly specials such as mozzarella sticks, chicken wings, French fries, and more. Information/to order: 692-2061.

 

Movie Night

GRANVILLE The Pember Library, 33 West Main St., will hold a Movie Night featuring a classic comedy at 6 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20. Information: 518-642-2525.

 

Friday Bingo

WHITEHALL Elks Lodge 1491 at 5 Elks Way in Whitehall will host Friday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. on Jan. 20. Featured will be a $500 jackpot special. This bingo is held each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-1491.

 

Saturday January 21

 

$1 Breakfast

FAIR HAVEN A Community Breakfast will be served from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, corner of N. Main and Allen streets in Fair Haven. Cost: $1; free age 14 and younger. This breakfast will be served on the third Saturday each month by the Episcopalians of the Slate Valley Region and everyone will be welcome.

 

Flea Market

HUDSON FALLS A Flea Market will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 188 Main Street, Route 4, in Hudson Falls. This event will be held on Saturdays and Sundays through March. Information/vendor space: 260-2807.

 

Food Pantry Open

SCHAGHTICOKE The Food Pantry at the Hoosic Valley Community Church, 2024 Route 40 in Schaghticoke, will be open from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21. The pantry is open on the third Saturday each month. Information: 753-6984.

 

Book Sale

RUTLAND The Rutland Free Library, 10 Court St., will hold its annual Cabin Fever Book Sale from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the library. Thousands of pre-owned books will be available, including a special children’s section and video and audio tapes. Go to www.rutlandfree.org to print out a coupon for one free book. Information: 802-773-1860.

 

Fireside Stories

GRANVILLE The Pember Library, 330 West Main St., will hold Fireside Stories for children with a theme of “Snow” at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21. Information: 518-642-2525.

 

Basket Raffle

DANBY A Basket Raffle and Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser will be held starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Currier Memorial School (Danby Elementary School). All proceeds will go towards the Coleman’s medical and disaster recovery. Doors open for the Basket Raffle at 11 a.m. for ticket purchases; the raffle starts at 1 p.m. Admission is 45, which includes a sheet of tickets. From 5 to 7 p.m. there will be a Spaghetti Dinner sponsored by Sal’s Restaurant. Cost at the door is $10 adults and $5 for children under 10. Advance tickets are $8 and can be purchased at Sal’s Restaurant, 148 West St., Rutland and 15 South Main St., Wallingford, or at American Hairlines, 59 Elm St., Manchester.

 

Historian information

SCHUYLERVILLE Heritage Hunters of Saratoga County will host Saratoga County Historian Lauren Roberts at its meeting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Town of Saratoga Town Hall, corner of Rt. 4 and Rt. 29. Roberts will discuss the resources available at the county historian’s office, and will explain how to access the Saratoga County Clerk’s online resources such as deeds, mortgages and censuses. The public is welcome. Information: 518-587-2978.

 

Pancake Supper

ARGYLE The Argyle American Legion Post will hold an “All You Can Eat” Pancake Supper from 4 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 at the Legion Post on State Rt. 40. Pancakes, bacon, home fries, dessert and more. Cost: adults $6; children $3. Information: 518-638-8603.

 

Bromley Anniversary

PERU Bromley Mountain celebrates its 75th anniversary with a “Bash for the Ages” from 7 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21 in the Base Lodge. Dance to the music of the Swingin’ Vermont Big Band, enjoy food and drink, Bromley memorabilia, souvenirs and more. Enjoy anniversary special prices on skiing for the weekend. For tickets: www.bromley.com.

 

Sunday January 22

 

Pancake Breakfast

POULTNEY The Poultney Valley Snowmobile Club will hold its 39th Annual Pancake Breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon on Sunday, Jan. 22 at the Poultney Elementary School. Drive or snowmobile in. Information: Ernie DeMatties at 802-287-9755.

 

Country Dance

SCHUYLERVILLE The Country Round and Square Dance Association invites everyone to an Old-Style Country Dance from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22, at the American Legion Post on Clancy Street in Schuylerville. Music will be provided by the Ole Time Country band. Cost: $5 adults; $2 ages 6 to 17; free 5 and younger. Information: Floyd at 747-6687, or Sandy at 638-9008.

 

Film Festival

MANCHESTER Israel Congregation of Manchester continues its winter film festival at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 22 with “Everything is Illuminated,” a quirky film from the book of the same name by Jonathan Safran Foer. The critically-acclaimed film stars Elijah Wood in this strange and unexpectedly funny journey of a young man searching for the heroine who saved his grandfather’s life during World War II. Admission: free-will donation. Refreshments will be served; all are welcome. Information: 802-297-0167.

 

Monday January 23

 

Little League

GRANVILLE Little League of Granville will hold registration for all players, former and new, on Monday, Jan. 23 from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. and from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Granville Elementary School. Registration form, birth certificate and $15 fee is required. Forms will be distributed in the school during the week of Jan. 13 to 20.

 

Chorus Rehearsals

FAIR HAVEN The Fair Haven Union High School Community Chorus will begin one-hour weekly rehearsals at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23 in the Chorus Room. All are invited; all voice parts are needed. The Spring Chorus Concert will be held on May 16. Information: 802-265-4966, ext. 254.

 

Legion Bingo

CAMBRIDGE American Legion Post 634 at 2106 Route 22 in Cambridge will host Monday Bingo at 7 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 23. This bingo is held each Monday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-677-8069.

 

Tuesday January 24

 

Seniors Meet

WEST PAWLET The Haystack Hustler Seniors will meet for lunch at noon on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the Mettawee Community School on Route 153 in West Pawlet. The school’s students will share information about their activities during this event. Members are encouraged to invite a neighbor to come along to the lunch. Also, food will be collected for the Pawlet Food Shelf and there’ll be a 50/50 raffle. Information: Phyllis at 325-3196.

 

Sesame Street

GLENS FALLS “Sesame Street Live! 1-2-3 Imagine! With Elmo & Friends” will be presented at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, and 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, at the Glens Falls Civic Center. Information/cost: 518-798-0202, or www.glensfallscc.com.

 

Bingo

QUEENSBURY The Queensbury VFW at 32 Luzerne Road, across from the West Glens Falls Fire Department, will host Bingo at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and home-cooked meals and more will be available. Featured will be $1,000, $750, and $500 jackpots. This bingo is held each Tuesday, and the first Saturday each month, with few exceptions, and everyone will be welcome.

 

Women’s Chorus

RUTLAND The Ladies’ Night Out Women’s Chorus will hold its first rehearsal of the new year from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the Rutland Middle School’s Music Room. Twelve more rehearsals will follow before several performances in May. Singers must be able to carry a tune and blend their voices, and there’ll be a social time at each rehearsal. All interested singers are asked to call Lucy Tenenbaum at 802-775-8004, or email lucytune@sover.net, to confirm their placement in the choir.

 

Wednesday January 25

 

Movie Night

SCHAGHTICOKE The Diver Memorial Library will hold Kids’ Movie Night at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 25 at the library, 136 Main St., Schaghticoke. Light refreshments will be served. Information: 518-753-4344 or www.diverlibrary.org.

 

Thursday January 26

 

Book Group

WELLS The new author-of-the-month Book Discussion Group will meet from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26, at the Wells Village Library on the green. Read a new book each month, play book games, and learn trivia about each author. Bring a beverage and a treat will be served. Visit the library for a copy of a book and to register. Information: 802-645-0611.

 

Friday January 27

 

Hockey Night

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Phantoms will host Granville Night at the Jan. 27 and Feb. 3 games. Members of the Granville sixth grade chorus will open the game at 7 p.m. with the Star Spangled Banner. Tickets are available at the Granville Elementary School for both games at a cost of $13 for adults and $11 for children.

 

Collin Raye

RUTLAND Collin Raye, a five-time nominee for country music’s Male Vocalist of the Year Award, will perform in concert at 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, at the Paramount Theater on Center Street in Rutland. Cost: $21.50 to $28.50. Information/tickets: 802-775-0903, or www.paramountlive.org.

 

Saturday January 28

 

$1 Breakfast

POULTNEY A Community Breakfast will be served from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Poultney Methodist Church on Main Street. Cost: $1; free age 14 and younger. This breakfast will be served by Poultney community members on the last Saturday each month and everyone will be welcome.

 

Nature Walk

CAMBRIDGE The Battenkill Conservancy will hold a two-hour winter hike along wooded trails off McMillan Rd. at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28. McMillan Rd. is 2.5 miles north of Cambridge village on Rt. 22. Naturalist Sue Van Hook will lead the hike. Dress in layers and bring snowshoes if necessary. Suggested donation of $5 per person is asked; children are free. RSVP by calling 518-677-2545 or email bc@battenkillconservancy.net.

 

La Musique Francaise

GREENWICH The Battenkill Chorale will present “La Musique Francaise” at 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 28 and 29, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 35 Hill Street in Greenwich. The program will include the Durufle Requiem and motets by Poulenc, Faure and Messiaen. Cost: $15. Information/reservations: 518-692-8093, or email judith.kleinberg@yahoo.com.

 

Collin Raye

GLENS FALLS Collin Raye, a five-time nominee for country music’s Male Vocalist of the Year Award, will perform in concert at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, at the Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800, or www.woodtheater.org.

 

Sunday January 29

 

Country Dance

SCHUYLERVILLE The Country Round and Square Dance Association invites everyone to an Old-Style Country Dance from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29, at the American Legion Post on Clancy Street in Schuylerville. Music will be provided by the Ole Time Country band. Cost: $5 adults; $2 ages 6 to 17; free 5 and younger. Information: Floyd at 747-6687, or Sandy at 638-9008.

 

 

VSO Concert

RUTLAND The Vermont Symphony Orchestra will perform a “Monuments” concert at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 29, at the Paramount Theatre in Rutland. Tickets range from $9 for students to $29, available at 802-775-0903, or www.Paramountvt.org.

 

Wednesday February 1

 

Public Skating

LAKE GEORGE Open Freestyle and Public Skating will be held Feb. 1 through 28 at the Lake George Forum. Information/cost: 518-668-2200, or www.lakegeorgeforum.net.

 

Auditions

WEST PAWLET Auditions for Mettawee Mania 2012, A Talent Extravaganza, will be held at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at the Mettawee Community School on Route 153 in West Pawlet. Singers, dancers, musicians, comedians, and other acts are needed. Information/audition appointment: Rod Hawkins at 802-325-3687. All acts using musical recordings should be prepared to leave a copy with Rod following the audition. The show is scheduled for 7 p.m. on March 10, with rehearsals on March 8 and 9.

 

Railroaders

GLENS FALLS The Upstate Model Railroaders group will host a free Open House from 7 to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays, Feb. 1 through 29, in Glens Falls. Information/location: www.upstatemodelrailroaders.com.

 

Thursday February 2

 

Story Time

WELLS The Wells Village Library on the green will continue its Little Listeners Story Time for children ages 3 to 5 from 10:30 to 11 a.m. on Thursdays, Feb. 2, 9 and 16. Stories, rhythms, songs and craft activities will be featured. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver. Information/registration: 802-645-0611.

 

Legion Auxiliary

FAIR HAVEN American Legion Auxiliary Unit 49 will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 2, at American Legion Post 49, 72 S. Main St. in Fair Haven. This auxiliary meets on the first Thursday each month. Information: 802-265-7983.

 

Poultney Legion

POULTNEY Meetings will be held as follows at American Legion Post 39, 689 Granville Street in Poultney: Sons of the American Legion, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2; Ladies Auxiliary, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7; and regular Legion meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9. Information: 802-287-5229.

 

Friday February 3

 

Book Sale

GLENS FALLS The Friends of the Crandall Library will hold a Book Sale Friday through Sunday, Feb. 3 to 5, at the library in Glens Falls. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Information: 518-792-6508, or www.crandalllibrary.org.

 

Thrift Shop Open

ARGYLE The Argyle Methodist Church Thrift Shop will be open from 2 to 5 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 4. This shop will be open on the first Friday each month and every Saturday.

 

Fish Fry

WHITEHALL American Legion Post 83 at 148 Main St. in Whitehall invites everyone to its Friday Fish Fry from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 3. This meal is served each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-2482.

 

Pizza at Elks

GREENWICH The Greenwich Elks Club on Route 40 South will offer Henderson’s Pizza every Friday night. In addition to pizza, the menu will include weekly specials such as mozzarella sticks, chicken wings, French fries, and more. Information/to order: 692-2061.

 

Friday Bingo

WHITEHALL Elks Lodge 1491 at 5 Elks Way in Whitehall will host Friday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. on Feb. 3. Featured will be a $500 jackpot special. This bingo is held each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-1491.

 

Musical at Wood

GLENS FALLS The St. Mary’s/St. Alphonsus Community Musical will be staged at 7 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 3 and 4, at the Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Students, parents, teachers, alumni and St. Mary’s community members will perform. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800, or www.woodtheater.org.

 

Saturday February 4

 

Teen Softball

QUEENSBURY Winter Blast Teen Softball Tournaments will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, Feb. 4 through 26, at the Adirondack Sports Complex/The Dome in Queensbury. Free. Information: 518-743-1086, or www.adksc.com.

 

Flea Market

HUDSON FALLS A Flea Market will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4,

and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 188 Main Street, Route 4, in Hudson Falls. This event will be held on Saturdays and Sundays through March. Information/vendor space: 260-2807.

 

Winter Carnival

LAKE GEORGE The Lake George Winter Carnival, Weekend I, will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 4 and 5, in Lake George Village. Featured will be a polar swim, cook-offs, races, children’s activities, a beach bonfire, and fireworks. Free admission. Information: 518-240-0809, or www.lakegeorgewintercarnival.com.

 

Farmers’ Market

GLENS FALLS The Winter Farmer’s Market will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays from February 4 through 25 at Christ Church United Methodist in Glens Falls. Information: 518-792-0438, or www.gffma.com.

 

Sunday February 5

 

Breakfast Buffet

CAMBRIDGE An all-you-can-eat Breakfast Buffet will be served from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 5, at American Legion Post 634, 210 Route 22 in Cambridge. This breakfast is served on the first Sunday each month, with few exceptions, and

everyone will be welcome.

 

Snowshoe Races

SARATOGA SPRINGS The Saratoga Winterfest 5K Snowshoe Race will be held at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 5, at Saratoga Spa State Park. And, the Camp Saratoga 8K Snowshoe Race will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park. A limited supply of Dion snowshoes will be available for a $5 rental fee. Email Laura Clark at laura@saratogastryders.org to reserve them. Go to www.saratogastryders.org to download a race application, or register online at www.active.com.

 

Choirs Festival

GLENS FALLS A Festival of Choirs will be presented at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 5, at Glens Falls High School. Select choirs from area high schools will perform. Information/cost: 518-692-9460.

 

Monday February 6

 

Chorus Practice

RUTLAND The Rutland Curbstone Chorus will meet for practice at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 6, at Rutland High School. All males with an interest in barbershop singing are encouraged to join this fun group. Information: 802-273-2911.

 

Legion Bingo

CAMBRIDGE American Legion Post 634 at 2106 Route 22 in Cambridge will host Monday Bingo at 7 p.m. on Feb. 6. This bingo is held each Monday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-677-8069.

 

Tuesday February 7

 

Bingo

QUEENSBURY The Queensbury VFW at 32 Luzerne Road, across from the West Glens Falls Fire Department, will host Bingo at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 7. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and home-cooked meals and more will be available. Featured will be $1,000, $750, and $500 jackpots. This bingo is held each Tuesday, and the first Saturday each month, with few exceptions, and everyone will be welcome.

 

Wednesday February 8

 

Club Meeting

POULTNEY The Poultney Valley Snowmobile Club will meet with a potluck dinner at 6:30 p.m. followed by a meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at the York Coach Works on Rt. 30 just north of Poultney. Information: http://poultneysnodevils.posterous.com.

 

Saturday February 11

 

Winter Carnival

LAKE GEORGE Weekend II of the Lake George Winter Carnival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 11 and 12, in Lake George Village. Featured will be a polar swim, cook-offs, races, children’s activities, a beach bonfire, and fireworks. Free admission. Information: 518-240-0809, or www.lakegeorgewintercarnival.com.

 

Wine Tasting

LAKE GEORGE A free Valentine’s Wine Tasting will be held from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday the 12th, at the Adirondack Winery in Lake George Village. Couples will sample champagne, wines, cheeses, chocolates and more. Information: 518-668-9463, or www.adirondackwinery.com.

 

Sunday February 12

 

Buffet Breakfast

FAIR HAVEN American Legion Post 49 at 72 S. Main St. in Fair Haven invites everyone to a buffet Pancake/French Toast Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12. Cost: $7 adults; $3.50 children. This breakfast is held on the second Sunday each month, with few exceptions. Information: 802-265-7983.

 

Free Supper

HOOSICK FALLS The men of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 70 Main Street in Hoosick Falls, invite everyone to a free Sunday Supper from 5 to 6 p.m. on Feb. 12. Information: 686-4982.

 

Thursday February 16

 

Chad & Jeremy

GLENS FALLS Chad & Jeremy will perform a British Invasion Concert at 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 16, at the Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800, or www.woodtheater.org.

 

Friday February 17

 

Food Drive

HARTFORD The Hartford Community Food Drive will continue through June 30 to benefit the Hartford Community Food Pantry. Bring non-perishable food items to the Hartford United Methodist Church from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays, and noon to 2 p.m. Sundays. Monetary donations also will be appreciated, with all food and donations going to the pantry at the Yoked Parish on Route 23. Information: 518-632-5894, or www.Hands4NY.org.

 

Fish Fry

WHITEHALL American Legion Post 83 at 148 Main St. in Whitehall invites everyone to its Friday Fish Fry from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Feb.17. This meal is served each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-2482.

 

Pizza at Elks

GREENWICH The Greenwich Elks Club on Route 40 South will offer Henderson’s Pizza every Friday night. In addition to pizza, the menu will include weekly specials such as mozzarella sticks, chicken wings, French fries, and more. Information/to order: 692-2061.

 

Friday Bingo

WHITEHALL Elks Lodge 1491 at 5 Elks Way in Whitehall will host Friday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. on Feb. 17. Featured will be a $500 jackpot special. This bingo is held each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-1491.

 

American Song

GLENS FALLS Pianist Richard Glazier will salute American popular song, “From Gershwin to Garland,” at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 17 and 18, at the Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. This show will include a special tribute to Glens Falls musician, arranger and instructor Maurice Whitney. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800, or www.woodtheater.org.

 

Saturday February 18

 

Winter Carnival

LAKE GEORGE Weekend III of the Lake George Winter Carnival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 18 and 19, in Lake George Village. Featured will be a polar swim, cook-offs, races, children’s activities, a beach bonfire, and fireworks. Free admission. Information: 518-240-0809, or www.lakegeorgewintercarnival.com.

 

Ice Fishing Derby

QUEENSBURY The Lake George Chinga-Classic Ice Fishing Derby and Frozen Point Panfish Tournament will be held from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, at the YMCA Camp at Pilot Knob in Queensbury. Cash prizes will be awarded in four categories and there’ll be demonstrations. Information: 518-656-9462, Ext. 6660, or www.northeasticefishing.com.

 

$1 Breakfast

FAIR HAVEN A Community Breakfast will be served from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, corner of N. Main and Allen streets in Fair Haven. Cost: $1; free age 14 and younger. This breakfast will be served on the third Saturday each month by the Episcopalians of the Slate Valley Region and everyone will be welcome.

 

Flea Market

HUDSON FALLS A Flea Market will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 19, at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 188 Main Street, Route 4, in Hudson Falls. This event will be held on Saturdays and Sundays through March. Information/vendor space: 260-2807.

 

Food Pantry Open

SCHAGHTICOKE The Food Pantry at the Hoosic Valley Community Church, 2024 Route 40 in Schaghticoke, will be open from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18. The pantry is open on the third Saturday each month. Information: 753-6984.

 

Farmers’ Market

GLENS FALLS The Winter Farmer’s Market will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday February 18 and 25 at Christ Church United Methodist in Glens Falls. Information: 518-792-0438, or www.gffma.com.

 

Whitehall Festival

WHITEHALL The 2012 Whitehall Winter Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 18, at Skenesborough Harbor Park. Featured will be the Penguin Dip and many other popular activities. Information: Marge Mohn at 518-499-2435.

 

Sunday February 19

 

Buffet Breakfast

GREENWICH Elks Lodge 2223 on Route 40S in Greenwich invites everyone to a Sunday Buffet Breakfast from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Feb. 19. Omelets, pancakes and more will be served at $6 per person, $5 senior citizens, and $4 children.

 

Family Day

GLENS FALLS A free Family Discovery Day activity will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19, at The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren Street in Glens Falls. Take a short tour and then create your own art masterpiece. Information: 518-792-1761, Ext. 17, or www.hydecollection.org.

 

Monday February 20

 

Potluck Supper

HEBRON Everyone is invited to a Potluck Supper at 6 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 20, at the East Hebron United Presbyterian Church on Route 22 in Hebron. Bring a dish to share to this event that will be held on the third Monday each month. Information: 518-854-7017, or 854-7716.

 

Legion Bingo

CAMBRIDGE American Legion Post 634 at 2106 Route 22 in Cambridge will host Monday Bingo at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20. This bingo is held each Monday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-677-8069.

 

Tuesday February 21

 

Bingo

QUEENSBURY The Queensbury VFW at 32 Luzerne Road, across from the West Glens Falls Fire Department, will host Bingo at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 21. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and home-cooked meals and more will be available. Featured will be $1,000, $750, and $500 jackpots. This bingo is held each Tuesday, and the first Saturday each month, with few exceptions, and everyone will be welcome.

 

Friday February 24

 

Dinner Theater

GLENS FALLS The Glens Falls Community Theatre will present a Murder Mystery Dinner Theater at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 24 and 25, and 1 p.m. Sunday the 26th, at the Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls. Information/tickets: 518-792-1740, or www.gfcommunitytheatre.org.

 

Saturday February 25

 

Winter Carnival

LAKE GEORGE Weekend IV of the Lake George Winter Carnival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 25 and 26, in Lake George Village. Featured will be a polar swim, cook-offs, races, children’s activities, a beach bonfire, and fireworks. Free admission. Information: 518-240-0809, or www.lakegeorgewintercarnival.com.

 

$1 Breakfast

POULTNEY A Community Breakfast will be served from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25, at the Poultney Methodist Church on Main Street. Cost: $1; free age 14 and younger. This breakfast will be served by Poultney community members on the last Saturday each month and everyone will be welcome.

 

Thursday March 1

 

Public Skating

LAKE GEORGE Open Freestyle and Public Skating will be held March 1 through 31 at the Lake George Forum. Information/cost: 518-668-2200, or www.lakegeorgeforum.net.

 

Friday March 2

 

Dinner Theater

GLENS FALLS The Glens Falls Community Theatre will present a Murder Mystery Dinner Theater at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, March 2 and 3, March 9 and 10, and 1 p.m. Sunday March 4, at the Queensbury Hotel in Glens Falls. Information/tickets: 518-792-1740, or www.gfcommunitytheatre.org.

 

Saturday March 3

 

Teen Softball

QUEENSBURY Winter Blast Teen Softball Tournaments will be held at 8 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday, March 3 and 4, and March 10 and 11, at the Adirondack Sports Complex/The Dome in Queensbury. Free. Information: 518-743-1086, or www.adksc.com.

 

Farmers Market

GLENS FALLS The Winter Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 3, 10, 24 and 31, at Christ Church United Methodist in Glens Falls. Information: 518-792-0438, or www.gffma.com.

 

Mini-Shredders

NORTH CREEK A free Mini-Shredders Jibfest Freetyle event will be held at noon on Saturday, March 3, at Gore Mountain in North Creek. For age 10 and younger. Information: 518-251-2411, or www.goremountain.com.

 

Sunday March 4

 

G.F. Symphony

GLENS FALLS The Glens Falls Symphony Orchestra will perform a concert titled, “Strings Tell Stories Side by Side,” at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 4, at Glens Falls High School. The region’s young string players will sit side by side with the pros at this event. Information/tickets: 518-793-1348, or www.gfso.org.

 

Wednesday March 7

 

Railroaders

GLENS FALLS The Upstate Model Railroaders group will host a free Open House from 7 to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays, March 7 through 28, in Glens Falls. Information/location: www.upstatemodelrailroaders.com.

 

Girls Ice Hockey

GLENS FALLS The New York State Age 14 and Younger Tier II Girls Ice Hockey Championship Tournament will be held Friday through Sunday, March 9 to 11, in Glens Falls. Top state athletes will compete at various times. Free. Information/location: www.adirondacknorthstars.com.

 

Saturday March 10

 

Snowshoe Hike

LAKE GEORGE A free Winter Warm Up/Guided Snowshoe Hike will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, at the Berry Pond Preserve in Lake George. Featured will be family activities, a bonfire, hot chocolate and treats. Information: 518-644-9673, or www.lglc.org.

 

Music and Dance

GLENS FALLS The Tamburitzans of Duquesne University will perform at 8 p.m. on Saturday, March, 10, at the Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. The Tamburitzans are America’s longest running, multicultural Eastern European, 32- member music and dance ensemble. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800, or www.woodtheater.org.

 

Sunday March 11

 

VSO Concert

RUTLAND The Vermont Symphony Orchestra will perform a “Heroes” concert at 4 p.m. on Sunday, March 11, at the Paramount Theatre in Rutland. Tickets range from $9 for students to $29, available at 802-775-0903, or www.Paramountvt.org.

 

Free Supper

HOOSICK FALLS The men of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 70 Main Street in Hoosick Falls, invite everyone to a free Sunday Supper from 5 to 6 p.m. on March 11. Information: 686-4982.

 

Friday March 16

 

Boys Basketball

GLENS FALLS The NYSPHSAA Boys Basketball Tournament will be held Friday through Sunday, March 16 to 18, at the Glens Falls Civic Center. See tomorrow’s stars and top state teams compete. Information/tickets: 518-798-0202, or www.glensfallscc.com.

 

Children’s Troupe

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Children’s Troupe Winter Production, featuring students in grades 3 through 12, will be staged Friday through Sunday, March 16 to 18, at the Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Show times will be 7 p.m. Friday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800, or www.adirondackchildrenstroupe.org.

 

Sunday March 18

 

Family Day

GLENS FALLS A free Family Discovery Day activity will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, at The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren Street in Glens Falls. Take a short tour and then create your own art masterpiece. Information: 518-792-1761, Ext. 17, or www.hydecollection.org.

 

Monday March 19

 

Free Skiing

NORTH CREEK Gore Mountain in North Creek will hold a “Take Your Son to Gore Week” beginning at 8:30 a.m. Monday through Sunday, March 19 to 25. Sons age 19 and younger will ski, ride and tube for free with a paying parent. Information: 518-251-2411, or www.goremountain.com.

 

Saturday March 24

 

Farmers Market

GLENS FALLS The Winter Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 24 and 31, at Christ Church United Methodist in Glens Falls. Information: 518-792-0438, or www.gffma.com.

 

Sunday March 25

 

Shamrock Shuffle

GLENS FALLS The Shamrock Shuffle & Leprechaun Leap will be held at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 25, at Glens Falls High School. Featured will be a five-mile, flat and fast loop, along with a 7/8-mile children’s fun run. Information: www.adirondackrunners.org.

 

Monday March 26

 

Chamber Music

GLENS FALLS The de Blasiis Chamber Music series will present The Walden Chamber Players at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, March 26, at The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren Street in Glens Falls. Information/tickets: 518-792-2383.

 

Boat Show

QUEENSBURY The Great Upstate Boat Show will be held Friday through Sunday, March 30 to April 1, at the Adirondack Sports Complex in Queensbury. Hours will be 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. More than 25 dealers with 60 brands, 200 boats, and vendors will be featured. Information/cost: 518-791-0070, or www.greatupstateboatshow.com.

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WASHINGTON COUNTY FARMERS’ MARKETS

 

Cambridge, Cambridge Freight Yard, East Main Street, behind Hubbard Hall, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sundays through mid October, contact Fran Morrison, 261-1877, e-mail jcamero4@nycap.rr.com.

 

Fort Edward, Broadway Lanes parking lot, Route 4, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fridays June through October, contact Linda Gifford, 792-0198.

 

Fort Ann, Walker’s Farm, Home and Tack, 5565 Route 4, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays through October 26, contact Allison Wilshere, 639-5223.

 

Granville, downtown Granville, 2 to 5 p.m. Mondays, June through October, contact Bob Andersen, 854-3750.

 

Greenwich, Main Street (former IGA parking lot), 2 to 5:30 p.m. Thursdays, June through October, contact Bob Andersen, 854-3750.

 

Hudson Falls, Sutherland Farms, Lower Dix Avenue, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays, June through October, contact Linda Gifford, 792-0198.

 

Salem, Salem Park, Main Street, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, May through October, contact Bob Andersen, 854-3750.

 

Whitehall, Boulevard Park, 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays, June through October, contact Bob Andersen, 854-3750.

 

SARATOGA COUNTY FARMERS’ MARKETS (updated May 6, 2011)

 

Ballston Spa, Wisnal Park, Front Street, 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays, mid June through September; Winter Market, CCE Building, 50 W. High Street, first Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, October through May; contact Cyndi Pastore, 885-6693.

 

Burnt Hills, Former Old Homestead Restaurant, Route 50 and Lakehill Road, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May through October, contact Gary Janssen, 384-0526.

 

Clifton Park, St. George’s Church, Route 146, 2 to 5 p.m. Thursdays, July through October, www.saratogafarmersmarket.org.

Gansevoort, Village Park, 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays, June through October; Winter Market, inside City Hall, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. second Saturdays, November through February,  contact Linda Gifford at 792-0198.

 

Greenfield, Middle Grove Park, 4 to 7 p.m. Fridays, late June through September, contact Ron Deutsch, 469-6769.

 

Prestwick Chase at Saratoga, 3 to 6 p.m. Mondays, June through October, contact Kellie Postlethwaite, 584-7766.

 

Saratoga Springs, High Rock Park, 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, May through October; Winter Market, Division Street Elementary School, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays, November through April,  www.saratogafarmersmarket.org.

 

South Glens Falls, Village Park, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, June through October, contact Linda Gifford, 792-0198.

 

Waterford, Waterford Harbor Promenade, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sundays, June through October, contact Mary Stalker, 665-8344.

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