Community Calendar 6/28/12

 

Thursday June 28

 

Women’s Golf

QUEENSBURY The Zonta Women’s Golf Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. on Thursday, June 28, at the Queensbury Country Club. Cost/registration: 518-798-5784, or www.zontadistrict2.org/glensfalls.

 

Farmer’s Market

POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 4 on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.

 

eBooks Downloading

GRANVILLE The Pember Library at 33 W. Main Street in Granville will offer a free program on “The Basics of Downloading eBooks” at 2 p.m. on Thursday, June 28. Bring your eReader and your questions. Information: 518-642-2525.

 

Historic Residence

CASTLETON The Higley House at 407 Main Street, Route 4A, in Castleton will be open on Thursdays from 2 to 4 p.m. through Oct. 4. This is a lovely historic residence that also features a collection of antique carriages and tools.

 

Castleton Market

CASTLETON The Castleton Village Farmers Market will be open from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays during the summer, across from the Castleton Free Library on Main Street, Route 4A.

 

Chicken and Biscuit

GRANVILLE A family-style Chicken and Biscuit Supper will be served from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, at the Middle Granville Presbyterian Church on Route 22A. Eat in or take out. Cost: $8 adults; $4 ages 5 to 12; free 4 and younger. Tickets will be sold at the door and gift certificates also will be available.

 

Marine Fundraiser

MANCHESTER VFW Post 6471 in Manchester will host Marines Mark Silvers and Sean Gobin at 6 p.m. on Thursday, June 28. The Marines will hike all 2,180 miles of the Appalachian Trail to raise funds to purchase adaptive vehicles for veterans who have suffered multiple amputations due to combat operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. The Manchester VFW will donate $2,500 to this effort and everyone is invited to come meet the two Marines. Information: 802-272-3148.

 

Phil Hoyt Concert

GRANVILLE Phil Hoyt will perform a Country Music Concert from 6 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, at The Forum Restaurant on E. Potter Avenue in Granville.

 

Walking Tour

FORT EDWARD The Old Saratoga Historical Assn. invites everyone to a Walking Tour of Rogers Island, just off Route 197, Bridge Street, in Fort Edward at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 28 (wear sturdy shoes). This free event also will include viewing the many exhibits in the Visitor Center, including one depicting the earliest Native Americans through the Revolutionary War period. Picnic tables are available. Information: Deb Peck Kelleher at 698-3211, or www.rogersisland.org.

 

Free Concert

FAIR HAVEN The Fair Haven Concerts in the Park will present The Blue Gardenias at 7 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, in the Fair Haven town park. This trio sings standards from the 1940s and ‘50s, along with jazz, country and rock. There’ll be a 50/50 drawing, multiple door prizes, and concessions by the Lakes Region Police Cadets. Water, hot dogs and popcorn will be available. Information: www.fairhavenvt.org/concerts.

 

AA Meetings

WHITEHALL Alcoholics Anonymous meetings will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday at the John Neary Hill Senior Citizens Building on Williams Street in Whitehall. Everyone will be welcome.

 

Free Concert

GRANVILLE The 2012 Summer Concert Series will present the New York Players from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, June 28, at Veterans Park on Quaker Street in Granville. This band features a big-band sound, top 40 and Motown tunes, and R&B. Free and open to all; bring a lawn chair.

 

Cabaret

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Theatre Festival will present its Second Act Cabaret, featuring work by musical theatre writers Joe Kinosian and Kellen Blair, at 9:30 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, June 28 to 30, at The Charles R. Wood Theater, 207 Glen Street in Glens Falls. These performances follow the staging of the A.R. Gurney comedy, “Black Tie.” Information/tickets: 518-874-0800.

 

Friday June 29

 

Theatre Trip

CAMBRIDGE The Cambridge Valley Seniors group is accepting reservations for a trip from Cambridge to the MacHayden Theatre in Chatham, N.Y., on Thursday, July 26. Enjoy lunch, see “Kiss Me Kate,” and return to Cambridge by about 6 p.m. Information/reservations: Call 677-8592 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

 

Classes at Georgi

SHUSHAN The Georgi Museum on Adams Lane in Shushan is accepting registrations for Art, Music and Creative Writing Classes that will run on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from July 10 through Aug. 1. The art class will be from 10 to 11 a.m., with a cost of $200; music class 11 a.m. to noon, $160; and writing 9 to 10 a.m., $160. Pre-registration is required at 802-375-2263, or email connieartlessons@gmail.com.

 

Upcoming Trips

HARTFORD The Recycled Teenagers group is accepting reservations for the following trips: Lobster fest or prime rib and show in Chicopee, Mass., on Wednesday, July 11; Odyssey luncheon cruise at Boston harbor, Tuesday, Aug. 14; Lake George dinner theaters, dates to be determined; Amish area of Pa., Sunday through Tuesday, Oct. 14 to 16; and Caribbean cruise, Nov. 7 through 16. Everyone will be welcome. Information/reservations: Dot Barber at 518-632-5210.

 

Coleman Collectors

LAKE GEORGE The International Coleman Collectors Club Convention Show will be held from noon to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, June 29, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday the 30th, at the Fort William Henry Resort in Lake George Village. Information: 518-798-1693, or www.tgmarsh.faculty.noctrl.edu/iccc2012convention/index.html.

 

Documentary

CAMBRIDGE The Curiosity Forum invites everyone to a screening of the documentary, “The Greenhorns,” at 6 p.m. on Friday, June 29, in the Freight Depot Theater behind Hubbard Hall, 25 E. Main Street in Cambridge. A panel discussion, a book signing of “Greenhorns: 50 Dispatches from the New Farmers’ Movement,” and refreshments will follow. Free; donations in support of the Curiosity Forum appreciated. Information: 518-677-2495, or www.hubbardhall.org.

 

Drums Music Games

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Drums Summer Music Games will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, June 29, at East Field in Glens Falls. Information/cost: www.adirondackdrums.com.

 

Mass

RUTLAND The Grace Congregational Church will present Leonard Bernstein’s musical drama, “Mass,” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 29, and 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at the Paramount Theatre on Center Street in Rutland. Cost: $20 orchestra and loge, $15 balcony (all seats $15 for age 16 and younger); $15 all seats 2 p.m. show. Information/tickets: 802-775-0903, or www.paramounttickets.org.

 

Robin Hood Musical

SALEM The Rose Center Theater’s production of “Robin Hood: the musical” will be staged at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, June 29 and 30, and 2 p.m. Sunday, July 1, at the Fort Salem Theater, 11 E. Broadway in Salem. Cost: $30 adults; $27 senior citizens; $18 age 12 and younger. Information/tickets: 518-854-9200, or www.FortSalemTheater.com.

 

Saturday June 30

 

Mystery Hike

RUTLAND The Green Mountain Club will offer a moderate, four to six-mile Mystery Hike on Saturday, June 30. Call Diane Bargiel at 413-687-1109, for location and starting time.

 

Girls’ Softball

QUEENSBURY The Girls’ 16 and Under Softball Tourney will be held on Saturday and Sunday, June 30 and July 1, at the Adirondack Sports Complex in Queensbury. This tourney will continue each Saturday and Sunday through July 28 and 29. Information: 518-743-1086, or www.adksc.com.

 

$1 Breakfast

POULTNEY A Community Breakfast will be served from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the handicap accessible Poultney United 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.

 

5K Run/Walk

FAIR HAVEN The Mary Wells Heath 5K Run/Walk to benefit the Rutland Regional Medical Center Cancer Center will be held at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 30, at Fair Haven Park, across from the fire station. Registration will be from 7 to 8:15 a.m. and free T-shirts will be provided to the first 100 pre-registered participants. Information/pre-registration: Mary Lou at 802-273-2210.

 

Sanctuary Open House

ARGYLE The Double L Stable Equine Rescue and Sanctuary at 9 Tilford Road in Argyle will hold a Drop In/Drop Off Open House from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 30. Meet the sanctuary’s horses and learn about adoptable horses. Also, you are asked to bring bottles, cans and empty printer ink cartridges for recycling to benefit the horses’ care. Any items that may be of use, or a bale of hay or bag of grain, also will be appreciated. Information: 518-638-6929, or email Manemare04@aol.com.

 

Tag Sale

WELLS The Lake St. Catherine Conservation Fund and Our Neighbors’ Table will host the groups’ First Annual Summertime Tag Sale from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Modern Woodmen of America Hall off Route 30 in Wells. Offered will be furniture, antiques, garden and household items, and more, along with food and a 50/50 raffle. All proceeds will benefit the Fund and Our Neighbors’ Table, a food pantry in Wells (donations of canned foods will be accepted at this event). Information/to donate sale items/to volunteer: LSCCF’s Max Emmons at 802-236-5771, LSCCF’s Bill Frye at 802-645-9206, ONT’s Michelle Bates at 802-645-0934, or ONT’s Carole Duquette at 802-325-3578.

 

Free Fishing

WHITEHALL The Department of Environmental Conservation is hoping to promote the activity of fishing this weekend as it hosts a “Free Fishing Event” on South Bay. The event, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the John A. Brooks Memorial Fishing Pier on South Bay in Whitehall, enables anyone, regardless of age, to fish without a license. Ordinarily, anyone over the age of 16 is required to obtain a license before fishing.

 

Car Show

BENSON The Benson Car Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Benson Community Hall. See vintage cars, vote for your favorites, enjoy free entertainment, food, and other activities. Car registration: $10 in advance with Gina Cull at 802-537-2063, or $15 on June 30.

 

Free Concert

SALEM The Summer Sounds of Salem concert series will present the acoustic trio, Bread and Bones, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, on the green next to the train depot, Main Street/Route 22, in Salem. Free and open to all.

 

Sons Barbecue

WHITEHALL The Sons of the American Legion will host a Barbecue from noon until sold out on Saturday, June 30, at American Legion Post 83, 148 Main Street in Whitehall. Cost: $9. Everyone will be welcome.

 

Free Dinner

CAMBRIDGE A free Community Dinner will be served from noon to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the First Baptist Church, 29 W. Main Street in Cambridge. Takeouts will be available at 12:45 p.m. for those unable to attend the dinner and if food still is available. Reservations are not necessary, this dinner is served on the last Saturday each month, and everyone will be welcome.

 

Children’s Activity

ORWELL A Children’s Colonial Afternoon activity will be offered from 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road in Orwell. Site interpreters, period games, dressing up, stories, hands-on activities, and refreshments will be featured. Cost: $5 adults, free age 14 and younger, including access to the museum and entire site. Information: 802-948-2000, or www.HistoricVermont.org/MountIndependence.

 

Country Concert

HUDSON FALLS Al and Kathy Bain, accompanied by Gary Blodgett, will perform a Country, Bluegrass and Gospel Concert at 7 p.m. on Monday, June 30, at the Hudson River Music Hall on Maple Street in Hudson Falls. Cost: $10. Refreshments will be available. Information: 518-832-3484.

 

Festival Opening

KILLINGTON The Killington Music Festival season will open with “Souvenirs from Eastern Europe” at 7 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Rams Head Lodge in Killington. Works by Rachmaninoff, Dvorak and Tchaikovsky will be featured. Tickets: 802-442-1330. Information: 802-773-4003, or www.killingtonmusicfestival.org.

 

Country Dance

SCHUYLERVILLE The Country Round and Square Dance Association invites everyone to an Old-Style Country Dance from 7 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, 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.

 

Benefit Concert

COSSAYUNA The Friends of Cossayuna Lake will host a Concert from 8 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, June 30, at the Cossayuna Lake Improvement Association building, 314 E. Lake Road. Jeff and Becky Walton, singer/songwriters from Saratoga, will perform, and proceeds will go toward medical expenses for four-year-old Peyton Colby from Cossayuna who is battling leukemia at Albany Medical Center. Information: 518-692-8376.

 

Sunday July 1

 

Child/Adult Programs

TICONDEROGA The Ticonderoga Festival Guild will host Children and Adult Programs throughout July and August in Ticonderoga. Information: Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce at 518-585-6619, or www.chamberinfo@ticonderogany.com.

 

Pancake Breakfast

WELLS The Wells Volunteer Fire Dept. invites everyone to a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 1, at the firehouse on Route 30.

 

Breakfast Buffet

CAMBRIDGE An all-you-can-eat Breakfast Buffet will be served from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 1, 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.

 

Fourth Celebration

TICONDEROGA The Best Fourth in the North Committee will host a celebration from noon to 10 p.m. on Sunday, July 1, 4 to 10 p.m. July 2 and 3, and 10:30 a.m. to dusk on Wednesday, July 4, in Ticonderoga. Featured will be food, vendors, rides, live music, the Montcalm Mile Run, a bed race and Fourth of July Parade (2 p.m.) and fireworks at dusk on July 4. Information/times: Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce, 518-585-6619, or www.best4thinthenorth.com.

 

Strawberry Social

POULTNEY The Poultney Area Chamber of Commerce will host the Third Annual Strawberry Shortcake Social at 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 1, on the green in East Poultney. Cost: $5 adults; $3 age 12 and younger. Music will be provided by the Poultney Town Band at 6:30 p.m.; bring a chair or blanket. Information: Karen Festa at 802-287-2405.

 

Vermont Symphony

CHITTENDEN The TD Bank Summer Festival Tour will present the Vermont Symphony Orchestra in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 1, at the Mountain Top Inn and Resort in Chittenden. Cost: $31 to $35 adults; free age 17 and younger in advance, $11 at the gate. Picnicking is encouraged prior to the concert beginning at 5:30 p.m. Information/tickets: 1-800-876-9293, Ext. 10, 802-863-5966, or www.flynntix.org.

 

Monday July 2

 

Salem Carnival

SALEM The Salem Volunteer Fire Dept. will host Fourth of July festivities, with a theme of “250 Years,” as follows: Carnival at 6 p.m. on Monday and Tuesday, July 2 and 3, at the carnival grounds on Archibald Street, off Route 22. Featured will be games, live music, a raffle, cake booth, and more. On Wednesday, July 4, the parade will line up at 4 p.m. at Holy Cross Church and step off at 5 p.m., ending at the carnival grounds. Fireworks will be presented at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday (rain date 9 p.m. July 5). Information: 518-321-9430, or email salemfd4434@yahoo.com.

 

Vermont Symphony

MANCHESTER The TD Bank Summer Festival Tour will present the Vermont Symphony Orchestra in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, July 2, at the Hildene Meadowlands in Manchester. Cost: $31 to $35 adults; free age 17 and younger in advance, $11 at the gate. Picnicking is encouraged prior to the concert beginning at 5:30 p.m. Information/tickets: 1-800-876-9293, Ext. 10, 802-863-5966, or www.flynntix.org.

 

Tuesday July 3

 

Summer Jam

GLENS FALLS The 25th Edition Summer Jam, featuring music and fireworks, will be held at 6:45 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3, at East Field in Glens Falls. The gate will open at 4:30 p.m. Information/cost: 518-761-9890.

 

Free Concert

CASTLETON The Castleton Summer Concert Series will present Annie and the Hedonists at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 3, at the Old Chapel Green on the Castleton State College Campus off or Route 4A (rain site, tent on the campus). This group features acoustic blues, jazz, folk, bluegrass and more. Free and open to all. Information: 802-273-2911.

 

Legion Meetings

POULTNEY Meetings will be held at American Legion Post 39, 689 Granville Street in Poultney, as follows: Ladies Auxiliary, 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 3; Sons of the American Legion, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 5; and regular Legion meeting, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 12. Information: 802-287-5229.

 

Wednesday July 4

 

5K Fun Run Benefit

POULTNEY The Martin Devlin Memorial 5K Fun Run will be held at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, July 4, at Green Mountain College in Poultney. Race registration will be from 6:45 to 7:45 a.m. (advance registration encouraged at poultneyvt.com) Cost: $15 adults, $10 age 16 and younger, with proceeds benefiting the Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice. T-shirts and awards provided, too. Information: Tammy Alexander at 802-236-1880, email tcloomis@yahoo.com, or Kerry Devlin at 802-287-4374, email kmdevlins@gmail.com.

 

Pancake Breakfast

POULTNEY The Poultney Methodist Men’s Club invites everyone to an all-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast from 8 to 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 4, at the Methodist Church on Main Street in Poultney. Cost: $6 age 12 and older; $4 age 11 and younger. Information: 325-3174.

 

Flea Market, Crafts

RUTLAND BROC-Community Action in Southwestern Vermont will continue its Fourth Annual Flea Market and Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday, July 4 to 7, in the President’s Building at the Vermont State Fairgrounds in Rutland. This event will continue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July 21 and 22. Inside and outside vendor space, to donate items for the sale: Donna Stearns at 802-773-9480, or 802-353-5204.

 

Kids Day

 

GRANVILLE The annual Kids Day event, sponsored by the Granville Lions, will be held starting at 9:30 a.m., Friday, July 5,  at the Granville Little League field. The event is free and all are welcome.

 

Floating Classroom

LAKE GEORGE The Lake George Assn. will offer a Floating Classroom activity at 10 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays in July at Lower Amherst Street in Lake George Village. Information/cost: 518-668-3558, or www.lakegeorgeassociation.org.

 

Barbecue, Picnic

EAST HUBBARDTON The Monument Hill Country Church, Vermont’s first cowboy church located at 5877 Monument Hill Road in East Hubbardton, invites everyone to a Chicken Barbecue, Picnic and Silent Auction from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4. Cost: $5 barbecue, free picnic. Information/tickets: Email monumenthillcc@gmail.com.

 

Model Railroaders

GLENS FALLS The Upstate Model Railroaders will hold free Open House events from 7 to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays in July at 190 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Information: www.upstatemodelrailroaders.com.

 

Fireworks

LAKE GEORGE Fireworks will be held at 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, at Shepard Park in Lake George Village. Information: 518-668-5771, or www.lakegeorgevillage.com.

 

Thursday July 5

 

Reenactment

ORWELL The Retreat from Mount Independence will be reenacted on Thursday and Friday, July 5 and 6, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road in Orwell. Reenactors will go on a 26-mile hike from the Mount to Hubbardton as the soldiers did 235 years ago. Information: 802-948-2000.

 

Loop Hike

RUTLAND The Rutland Recreation and Parks Dept. will offer a moderate Loop Hike starting at the shore of Lake Champlain’s South Bay on Thursday, July 5. Meet at 9 a.m. at the Godnick Adult Center on Deer Street to carpool and return by mid afternoon. Information: Tom Copps at 774-5144.

 

Farmer’s Market

POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 4 on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.

 

Open Rehearsal

SALEM Music from Salem will present an Open Rehearsal for its upcoming weekend concert at 4 p.m. on Thursday, July 5, at the Brown Farm, 154 Priest Road in Salem. Observe the shaping of a performance at this free event. Information: www.musicfromsalem.com.

 

Thrift Shop

FORT ANN The United Protestant Church of Fort Ann will open its Thrift Shop at 5 Ann Street, across from Cumberland Farms, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Offered will be clothing, household items, and more. Information: Jackie White at 518-932-4559.

 

Legion Auxiliary

FAIR HAVEN American Legion Auxiliary Unit 49 will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 5, 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.

 

Free Concert

FAIR HAVEN The Fair Haven Concerts in the Park will present the 40th Army Band at 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 5, in the Fair Haven town park. There’ll be a 50/50 drawing, multiple door prizes, and concessions by the Lakes Region Police Cadets. Water, hot dogs and popcorn will be available. Information: www.fairhavenvt.org/concerts.

 

Free Concert

GRANVILLE The 2012 Summer Concert Series will present the Grand Central Station band from 7 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, July 5, at Veterans Park on Quaker Street in Granville. This band features pop, R&B, and standards from the 1960s to today. Free and open to all; bring a lawn chair.  Fireworks will follow the concert.

 

Friday July 6

 

Golf Benefit

SARATOGA SPRINGS Registrations are being accepted for the Ninth Annual J. Michael Fitzgibbons Memorial Golf Classic that will be held on Monday, July 16, at The Edison Club in Rexford, N.Y. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. for a 12:30 p.m. shotgun start. Cost: $175 per golfer, including lunch, complimentary beverages, a gift from Saratoga Bridges, contests, prizes, 18 holes of golf, and a buffet dinner. Information/registration: 518-587-0723, email info@saratogabridges.org, or www.saratogabridges.org.

 

Sewing Camp

GREENWICH Registrations are being accepted for Camp Sew-for-You, an overnight camp for novice and intermediate sewers, that will run from 4 p.m. on Friday, July 20, through 4 p.m. Saturday, July 21, at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Greenwich (overnight is optional). Cost: $25; $20 4-H members, including fabric, supplies, snacks and three meals. The registration deadline is 4 p.m. July 13. Information/registration: 518-746-2560, toll-free at 1-800-548-0881, or email washington@cornell.edu.

 

Par 3 Golf

WEST FORT ANN Registrations are being accepted for the annual Par 3 Golf Tournament to benefit the West Fort Ann Volunteer Fire Company and Auxiliary that will be held on Saturday, Aug. 11, at the Country Meadows Par 3 Course on Route 149 in West Fort Ann. Register at 8 a.m. for a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Cost: $25, including a buffet lunch and prizes; $12.50 adults, $8 age 10 and younger for lunch only. Information/registration: Marty Burdick at 636-5156, or Sue at Country Meadows, 792-5927.

 

Thrift Shop Open

ARGYLE The Argyle Methodist Church Thrift Shop will be open from 2 to 5 p.m. on Friday, July 6, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 7. 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 4:30 to 7 p.m. on July 6. 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.

 

Children’s Exhibits

RUTLAND The Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum will provide Summer Exhibits for young children at 5 Center Street during Friday Night Live in downtown Rutland through Aug. 10, and Saturday, Aug. 4, during the downtown Rutland sidewalk sales. Information: Myra Peffer at 802-774-8493, email wonderfeetkidsmuseumvt@gmail.com, or  www.wonderfeetkidsmuseum.org.

 

Artists Reception

MANCHESTER An Artists Reception for a group exhibition titled, “Wood, Wire & Whimsy,” will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, July 6, at the Gander Gallery art and objects, 105 Elm Street in Manchester. This exhibit, featuring materials both natural and man-made, will run through July 20. Information: 802-768-8396, or email gandergallery@gmail.com.

 

First Friday.

The Slate Valley Museum and Pember Library & Museum will host First Friday events from 7 to 9 p.m., Friday, July 6, in Granville. The Slate Valley presentation will include slate artwork done by Granville sixth-graders.

 

Friday Bingo

WHITEHALL Elks Lodge 1491 at 5 Elks Way in Whitehall will host Friday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. on July 6. Featured will be a $500 jackpot special. This bingo is held each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-1491.

 

Coupon Club

SCHUYLERVILLE The Schuylerville Public Library at 52 Ferry Street invites all coupon lovers to join its free Coupon Club. Meetings will be held at 7 p.m. on the first Friday each month when coupons will be swapped and tips shared. Also, bring any coupons that you cannot use. Information: Amanda at 695-6641, or email afiandaca @sals.edu.

 

Next to Normal

GLENS FALLS The Adirondack Theatre Festival will stage the Tony Award-winning musical, “Next to Normal,” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, July 6, at the Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls. Additional performances will be 7:30 p.m. through July 14, and 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 11. Cost: $25 to $40. Information/tickets: 518-874-0800.

 

Song and Dance

SALEM Broadway dancer Jim Raposa will star in “Song and Dance, Man!” at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, July 6 and 7, and 2 p.m. Sunday the eighth, at the Fort Salem Theater in Salem. Information/tickets: 518-854-9200, or www.fortsalemtheater.com.

 

Saturday July 7

 

Arts Discounts

SOUTHERN VERMONT Special discounts will be offered during the Hills Alive Festival of the Arts in southern Vermont that will run from Saturday, July 7, through Sunday, July 15. Participating organizations include the Dorset Theatre Festival, Weston Playhouse Theatre Company, Manchester Music Festival, and the Southern Vermont Arts Center. Information: www.hillsalive.com.

 

Farmers’ Market

RUTLAND The Downtown Rutland Farmers Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays through Oct. 27, and 3 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays through October, at Depot Park, next to Walmart in downtown Rutland. Information: Greg Cox at 802-683-5791, or www.vtfarmersmarket.org.

 

Encampment

HUBBARDTON A Battle of Hubbardton Revolutionary War Encampment will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday the eighth, at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site, 5696 Monument Hill Road. Reenactors, military demonstrations, guided camp and battlefield tours, Mistress Davenport’s Schoolroom, children’s activities, music, shopping, food and more will be featured. Information: 802-273-2282, or www.HistoricVermont.org/Hubbardton.

 

Food Pantry

CAMBRIDGE The Cambridge Food Pantry, on the first floor of the handicap-accessible Embury United Methodist Church, 41 E. Main Street in Cambridge, will be open from 10 a.m. to noon each Saturday, with few exceptions.

 

Youth Flea Market

POULTNEY The annual Poultney Youth Flea Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, on Main Street in Poultney (rain date July 14). Youths from Poultney and surrounding towns will participate and there’ll be face painting, music, and a variety of items for purchase. Table space will cost $5 and registration forms are available at the Poultney Public Library, Williams Hardware and Full Belly Deli (registration is requested by July 5).

 

Bike/Car Show

HUDSON FALLS A& S Photography will host the Road Rebels Bike and Car Show from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, at Derby Park in Hudson Falls (rain or shine). In addition to great bikes and cars, featured will be games, a muffler rap, piston toss, food, and A&S models. A dash plaque, goodie bag and T-shirt to the first 50 registered vehicles ($15 in advance; $20 day of show). Free admission for spectators. Information/registration: Carol at 518-638-6036.

 

Art in the Park

SARATOGA SPRINGS Saratoga Arts’ “Art in the Park” exhibition and sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, at Congress Park in Saratoga Springs. Up to 70 artists will offer drawings, paintings, ceramics, jewelry, sculptures, photographs, prints, and more. And, Wednesday, Aug. 15, is the deadline for artists to register for the second Art in the Park on Saturday, Sept. 15. Registration/fees: 518-584-4132, or email snatale@saratoga-arts.org.

 

Community Market

POULTNEY The Stone Valley Community Market at 216 Main Street in Poultney will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturdays.

 

Free Concert

SALEM The Summer Sounds of Salem concert series will present the Wildwood Bluegrass Band from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, on the green next to the train depot, Main Street/Route 22, in Salem. Bill Monroe to Alison Krauss, to Merle Haggard, to the Beatles music will be featured. Free and open to all.

 

Country Dance

SCHUYLERVILLE The Country Round and Square Dance Association invites everyone to an Old-Style Country Dance from 7 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 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 832-1780.

 

Chamber Players

BOLTON LANDING The Luzerne Chamber Players will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, at The Sembrich in Bolton Landing. Information/cost: 518-644-2431, or www.thesembrich.org.

 

Kaleidoscope

CAMBRIDGE “Kaleidoscope: Bach/Beach/Cage/Schumann” will be presented at 8 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, at Hubbard Hall, 25 E. Main Street in Cambridge. Cost: Pay what you can; $20 recommended. Information/tickets: 518-677-2495, or www.hubbardhall.org.

 

Sunday July 8

 

Canoe, Kayak

RUTLAND The Green Mountain Club will offer a Canoe/Kayak activity on Sunday, July 8, at Winona Lake in Bristol. Meet at Main Street Park, near the east end of the fire station off Center Street in Rutland. Information/time: Vivian Bebee and Larry Walter at 775-3855.

 

Buffet Breakfast

FAIR HAVEN American Legion Post 49 at 72 S. Main St. in Fair Haven invites everyone to an all-you-can-eat Breakfast Buffet from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, July 8. Cost: $7 adults; $3.50 ages 3 to 10; free 2 and younger. This breakfast is held on the second Sunday each month, with few exceptions. Information: 802-265-7983.

 

Ag Tailgate Sale

SCHAGHTICOKE The Brunswick Grange will host its 2012 Agricultural Tailgate Sale from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 8, at the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds, routes 40 and 67 (rain or shine). More than 50 vendors will offer chickens, ducks, geese, pigeons, vegetables, plants, flowers and other agricultural items for sale (no dogs, cats, puppies or kittens allowed for sale). Refreshments will be available. Information/vendor space ($15): 279-9113.

 

Chicken Barbecue

GREENWICH Ashlar Masonic Lodge on Route 40 North in Greenwich invites everyone to a Chicken Barbecue from 11:30 a.m. until sold out on Sunday, July 8. Cost: $10 per takeout dinner. This barbecue will be held each Sunday through Aug. 19, with few exceptions.

 

Sunday Concert

NORTH BENNINGTON Music from Salem will perform a Classical Music Concert at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 8, at the Park-McCullough House Carriage Barn in North Bennington. Cost: $20; $30 family admission (up to two adults with children ages 8 to 18). Information/reservations: 518-442-5441, or email info@parkmccullough.org.

 

Monday July 9

 

Music Discovery

MANCHESTER The Manchester Music Festival will offer a “Music Discovery Week” Monday through Friday, July 9 to 13. Try out musical instruments at low cost. Information: 802-362-1956, or www.mmfvt.org.

 

Magical Monday

LAKE GEORGE A free Musical Magical Monday event will be held each Monday in July at Shepard Park in Lake George Village. Live music, magicians, jugglers, and bounce houses will be featured. Information/times: 518-668-5771, or www.villageoflakegeorge.us.

 

5K Trail Race

WILTON The Camp Saratoga 5K Trail Race Series will be held at 6:15 p.m. on Monday, July 9 and 23, and Aug. 6 and 20, at the Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park. Cost: $5 per race, with proceeds benefiting the Preserve and Park. Light refreshments will follow each race along with unusual raffle prizes. Bring water. Information: Jeff and Laura Clark at 581-1278, email info@saratogastryders.org, or www.saratogastryders.org.

 

Legion Bingo

CAMBRIDGE American Legion Post 634 at 2106 Route 22 in Cambridge will host Monday Bingo at 7 p.m. on July 9. This bingo is held each Monday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-677-8069.

 

Chorus Practice

RUTLAND The Rutland Curbstone Chorus will meet for practice at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 9, at Rutland High School. All males with an interest in barbershop singing are encouraged to join this fun group. Information: 802-273-2911.

 

Tuesday July 10

 

Baseball

GLENS FALLS The Burdell Bailey Cooper’s Cave American Legion Baseball Tournament will be held Tuesday through Sunday, July 10 to 15, at East Field in Glens Falls. Free. Information/times: 518-792-6712, or www.eteamz.com/mohicanpost553.

 

Story Hour

CAMBRIDGE A free Summer Story Hour for ages 2 to 6 will be offered from 10 to 10:45 a.m. on Tuesdays in July and August at Battenkill Books, 15 E. Main Street in Cambridge. Bring you own child’s snack and beverage. Information: 518-677-2515, or email info@battenkillbooks.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, July 10. 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.

 

Free Concert

CASTLETON The Castleton Summer Concert Series will present the Starline Rhythm Boys at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10, at the Old Chapel Green on the Castleton State College Campus off or Route 4A (rain site, Casella Theater adjacent to the green). This group features energetic “rockin-billy” and honky-tonk music. Free and open to all. Information: 802-273-2911.

 

Guitar Night

GREENWICH VFW Post 7291 at 63 Abeel Avenue in Greenwich invites everyone to an Acoustic Guitar Night Fundraiser hosted by John J. Byrnes, III, from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10. Bring your guitar or just come and listen. No cover charge. Guitar night is held each Tuesday, with few exceptions.

 

Wednesday July 11

 

Exhibitions, Demos

SALEM Exhibitions, workshops and demonstrations will be offered from Wednesday, July 11, through Tuesday, Sept. 4, at the North Main Gallery and its new North Main Annex, 196 N. Main Street in Salem. Work by book artists Johanne Renbeck, Paula Krieg and Nadia Korths will be featured. Information: Ruth Sauer at 518-854-3406.

 

Titanic Musical

BOLTON LANDING “Titanic the Broadway Musical,” a talk and performance, will be presented at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at The Sembrich in Bolton Landing. Information/cost: 518-644-2431, or www.thesembrich.org.

 

Dream Catcher

HUDSON FALLS The Wonderful Wednesdays program will offer a free Debby’s Dream Catcher Craft Activity at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at the Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main Street. Children will make a dream catcher and learn about this Native American custom. Pre-registration is required at 518-747-6406, or email mgandron@sals.edu.

 

Farmers’ Market

GREENWICH The Greenwich Farmers’ Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at 70 Main Street. Naturally grown vegetables, eggs, pastured pork and beef, prepared foods, baked goods, and more will be offered each Wednesday. Information: 518-944-7149.

 

Grants Seminar

SARATOGA SPRINGS Saratoga Arts at 320 Broad Street in Saratoga Springs will offer its annual Informational Seminar for Saratoga County-based nonprofits, municipalities, and individual artists interested in submitting a 2013 SPAF Grant proposal. The seminar will run 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11, at Saratoga Arts. Pre-registration is required with Sharon Scarlata at 518-584-4132, or email sscarlata@saratoga-arts.org.

 

Bicycle Tours

STILLWATER Five-mile, ranger-guided Bicycle Tours will be offered from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesdays, July 11 and 25, and Aug. 1, 15 and 29, at Saratoga National Historical Park, routes 4 and 32 in Stillwater. Free and open to all. Information: 518-664-9821, Ext. 1777, or www.nps.gov/sara.

 

AA Meetings

WHITEHALL Alcoholics Anonymous meetings will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday at the John Neary Hill Senior Citizens Building on Williams Street in Whitehall. Everyone will be welcome.

 

Free Concert

LAKE GEORGE A free Summer Concert will be presented at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday July 11, 18 and 25 at Shepard Park in Lake George Village. Information: 518-668-2616, or www.lakegeorgearts.org.

 

Thursday July 12

 

Fireworks

LAKE GEORGE Thursday Night Fireworks will be presented at 9:45 p.m. on Thursday, July 12, 19 and 26 at Shepard Park in Lake George Village. Free. Information: 518-668-5771, or www.lakegeorgevillage.com.

 

Friday July 13

 

Band Festival

LAKE GEORGE The Lake George Community Band Festival will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, July 13, and 10 a.m. July 14, at Shepard Park in Lake George Village. Free. Information: www.lgcb.org.

 

LGA Gala

LAKE GEORGE The Lake George Association Gala will be held on Friday, July 13, at the Inn at Erlowest in Lake George. Information/reservations: 518-668-3558, or www.lakegeorgeassociation.org.

 

Saturday July 14

 

Arts and Crafts

LAKE GEORGE A Festival of Arts and Crafts will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, July 14 and 15, at Shepard Park in Lake George Village.  Information: 518-744-3418.

 

Dream Catcher

HUDSON FALLS A free Debby’s Dream Catcher Craft Activity will be offered at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, at the Hudson Falls Free Library, 220 Main Street. Children will make a dream catcher and learn about this Native American custom. Pre-registration is required at 518-747-6406, or email mgandron@sals.edu.

 

Big Apple Circus

LAKE GEORGE The Big Apple Circus will present matinee and evening shows on Saturday and Sunday, July 14 and 15, and Tuesday through Sunday, July 17 to 22, at the Charles R. Wood Park in Lake George Village. Information/cost: 518-668-5771, or www.villageoflakegeorge.us.

 

Sunday July 15

 

Coffee/Open House

LAKE GEORGE A free Coffee-on-the-Porch Open House will be held from 10 a.m. to noon on Sunday, July 15, at the Wiawaka Holiday House in Lake George. Information: 518-668-9690, or www.wiawaka.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, July 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 832-1780.

 

Tuesday July 17

 

Play Reading

DORSET The Dorset Theatre Festival will continue its New Play Reading Series, with nationally recognized playwrights Sherry Kramer, Laura Eason and Cusi Cram, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 17 and Aug. 7, at the Dorset Playhouse. Also, beginning at 6:30 p.m., music and food will be available in the Playhouse’s Gallery Café. Information: 802-867-2223, or www.dorsettheatrefestival.org.

 

Wednesday July 18

 

Floating Classroom

LAKE GEORGE The Lake George Assn. will offer a Floating Classroom activity at 10 a.m. and again at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays in July at Lower Amherst Street in Lake George Village. Information/cost: 518-668-3558, or www.lakegeorgeassociation.org.

 

Legally Blonde

LAKE GEORGE The Youtheatre will present “Legally Blonde” at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 18, and 9:30 a.m. Thursday and Friday, July 19 and 20, at Lake George High School. Information/cost: 518-793-3521, or www.lgyoutheatre.com.

 

Model Railroaders

GLENS FALLS The Upstate Model Railroaders will hold free Open House events from 7 to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays in July at 190 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Information: www.upstatemodelrailroaders.com.

 

Dance Party

BOLTON LANDING A Balkan Dance Party with the Raya Brass Band will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 18, at The Sembrich in Bolton Landing. Information/cost: 518-644-2431, or www.thesembrich.org.

 

Thursday July 19

 

Farmer’s Market

POULTNEY The Poultney Farmers’ Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 4 on Main Street in Poultney. Offered will be bedding plants, specialty foods, range-fed meat and eggs, farmstead cheeses, Vermont crafts, and more. Information: 802-468-5805.

 

Thrift Shop

FORT ANN The United Protestant Church of Fort Ann will open its Thrift Shop at 5 Ann Street, across from Cumberland Farms, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Offered will be clothing, household items, and more. Information: Jackie White at 518-932-4559.

 

Friday July 20

 

Fish Fry

WHITEHALL American Legion Post 83 at 148 Main St. in Whitehall invites everyone to its Friday Fish Fry from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on July 20. 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 July 20. Featured will be a $500 jackpot special. This bingo is held each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-1491.

 

Saturday July 21

 

Farmers’ Market

RUTLAND The Downtown Rutland Farmers Market will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays through Oct. 27, and 3 to 6 p.m. on Tuesdays through October, at Depot Park, next to Walmart in downtown Rutland. Information: Greg Cox at 802-683-5791, or www.vtfarmersmarket.org.

 

Flea Market, Crafts

RUTLAND BROC-Community Action in Southwestern Vermont will conclude its Fourth Annual Flea Market and Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, July 21 and 22, in the President’s Building at the Vermont State Fairgrounds in Rutland. Inside and outside vendor space, to donate items for the sale: Donna Stearns at 802-773-9480, or 802-353-5204.

 

Food Pantry

CAMBRIDGE The Cambridge Food Pantry, on the first floor of the handicap-accessible Embury United Methodist Church, 41 E. Main Street in Cambridge, will be open from 10 a.m. to noon each Saturday, with few exceptions.

 

Community Market

POULTNEY The Stone Valley Community Market at 216 Main Street in Poultney will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturdays.

 

Country Dance

SCHUYLERVILLE The Country Round and Square Dance Association invites everyone to an Old-Style Country Dance from 7 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 21, 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 832-1780.

 

Sunday July 22

 

Chicken Barbecue

GREENWICH Ashlar Masonic Lodge on Route 40 North in Greenwich invites everyone to a Chicken Barbecue from 11:30 a.m. until sold out on Sunday, July 22. Cost: $10 per takeout dinner. This barbecue will be held each Sunday through Aug. 19, with few exceptions.

 

Monday July 23

 

Magical Monday

LAKE GEORGE A free Musical Magical Monday event will be held each Monday in July at Shepard Park in Lake George Village. Live music, magicians, jugglers, and bounce houses will be featured. Information/times: 518-668-5771, or www.villageoflakegeorge.us.

 

Legion Bingo

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

 

Tuesday July 24

 

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, July 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.

 

Guitar Night

GREENWICH VFW Post 7291 at 63 Abeel Avenue in Greenwich invites everyone to an Acoustic Guitar Night Fundraiser hosted by John J. Byrnes, III, from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, July 24. Bring your guitar or just come and listen. No cover charge. Guitar night is held each Tuesday, with few exceptions.

 

Wednesday July 25

 

Farmers’ Market

GREENWICH The Greenwich Farmers’ Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25, at 70 Main Street. Naturally grown vegetables, eggs, pastured pork and beef, prepared foods, baked goods, and more will be offered each Wednesday. Information: 518-944-7149.

 

AA Meetings

WHITEHALL Alcoholics Anonymous meetings will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday at the John Neary Hill Senior Citizens Building on Williams Street in Whitehall. Everyone will be welcome.

 

Sunday July 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, July 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 832-1780.

 

Wednesday August 1

 

Bicycle Tours

STILLWATER Five-mile, ranger-guided Bicycle Tours will be offered from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesdays, Aug. 1, 15 and 29, at Saratoga National Historical Park, routes 4 and 32 in Stillwater. Free and open to all. Information: 518-664-9821, Ext. 1777, or www.nps.gov/sara.

 

Saturday August 4

 

Children’s Exhibits

RUTLAND The Wonderfeet Kids’ Museum will provide Summer Exhibits for young children at 5 Center Street on Saturday, Aug. 4, during the downtown Rutland sidewalk sales, and during Friday Night Live in downtown Rutland on Aug. 10. Information: Myra Peffer at 802-774-8493, email wonderfeetkidsmuseumvt@gmail.com, or  www.wonderfeetkidsmuseum.org.

 

Sunday August 5

 

Pancake Breakfast

WELLS The Wells Volunteer Fire Dept. invites everyone to a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 5, at the firehouse on Route 80.

 

Monday August 6

 

5K Trail Race

WILTON The Camp Saratoga 5K Trail Race Series will continue at 6:15 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 6 and 20, at the Wilton Wildlife Preserve and Park. Cost: $5 per race, with proceeds benefiting the Preserve and Park. Light refreshments will follow each race along with unusual raffle prizes. Bring water. Information: Jeff and Laura Clark at 581-1278, email info@saratogastryders.org, or www.saratogastryders.org.

 

Tuesday August 7

 

Story Hour

CAMBRIDGE A free Summer Story Hour for ages 2 to 6 will be offered from 10 to 10:45 a.m. on Tuesdays in August at Battenkill Books, 15 E. Main Street in Cambridge. Bring you own child’s snack and beverage. Information: 518-677-2515, or email info@battenkillbooks.com.

 

Play Reading

DORSET The Dorset Theatre Festival will continue its New Play Reading Series, with nationally recognized playwrights Sherry Kramer, Laura Eason and Cusi Cram, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 7, at the Dorset Playhouse. Also, beginning at 6:30 p.m., music and food will be available in the Playhouse’s Gallery Café. Information: 802-867-2223, or www.dorsettheatrefestival.org.

 

Wednesday August 15

 

Art in the Park

SARATOGA SPRINGS Wednesday, Aug. 15, is the deadline for artists to register for Saratoga Arts’ “Art in the Park” exhibition and sale that will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Congress Park in Saratoga Springs. Registration/fees: 518-584-4132, or email snatale@saratoga-arts.org.

 

Sunday September 2

 

Pancake Breakfast

WELLS The Wells Volunteer Fire Dept. invites everyone to a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 2, at the firehouse on Route 30.

 

Saturday September 15

 

Art in the Park

SARATOGA SPRINGS Saratoga Arts’ “Art in the Park” exhibition and sale will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 15, at Congress Park in Saratoga Springs. Artist registration/fees: 518-584-4132, or email snatale@saratoga-arts.org.

 

Sunday October 7

 

Pancake Breakfast

WELLS The Wells Volunteer Fire Dept. invites everyone to a Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 7, at the firehouse on Route 30.

 

Saturday October 13

 

Poultney Yard Sale

POULTNEY The second of two 2012 Annual Townwide Yard Sales will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13, in Poultney (rain or shine). Vendor space ($20 each): Mary Lee Harris at 802-287-4114, or visit her at Stitchy Women, 144 Main Street in Poultney.

 

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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.

 

Farmers’ Market

GREENWICH The Greenwich Farmers’ Market at 70 Main Street will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 2. Naturally grown vegetables, eggs, pastured pork and beef, prepared foods, baked goods and more will be offered. Information: 518-944-7149. (updated 4-18-12)

 

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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