Community Calendar 8/29/13

 

Thursday August 29

 

Motorcycle Rally

KILLINGTON Americade will present the Killington Classic Motorcycle Rally Thursday, Aug. 29, through Sunday, Sept. 1, based at The Foundry at Summit Pond on the Killington access road.  Featured will be social and special events, a vendor village, bike and stunt shows, live music, a 12-mile parade of bikes, and touring on Vermont’s scenic roadways. Information: www.discoverkillington.com, or www.killingtonclassic.com.

 

Library Party

SCHUYLERVILLE The Schuylerville Public Library at 52Ferry Street will host an End of Summer Party at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29. Come for games, prizes and snacks. Information: 518-695-6641.

 

Kindermusik

POULTNEY Heidi Brown invites parents to a free orientation on a “Kindermusik for the Young Child” program for children ages 4.5 to 7 that will be held from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29, at The Tiny Theater, 153 Main Street in Poultney. Light refreshments will be served. Reservations are requested with Heidi at 802-884-8040, email musicwithheidi@gmail.com. Information: www.musicwithheidi.blogspot.com.

 

Farmers Market

CASTLETON The Castleton Farmers Market, next to Citizens Bank on Main Street in Castleton Village, will be open from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 3. Fresh local produce, jams/jellies, maple products and more will be offered. Robert Wuagneux will provide music, too. Information: Lori Barker at 273-2241 or 353-0498.

 

F.D. Auction

WEST PAWLET The West Pawlet Volunteer Fire Department Auction, with auctioneer Chris Mars, will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29, at the West Pawlet Firehouse on Route 153. Auctioned will be antiques, tools, tables, dressers, mirrors, an old school desk, knickknacks, glassware, toys and much more. Hamburgers and hot dogs will be available for purchase, too. Proceeds will support the WPVFD. Information/to donate an item(s) for this event: Dave Hosley at 802-645-0158, Tom Collard at 645-0839, or email wpvfd@yahoo.com.

 

Reception/Reading

MANCHESTER Author Michael Paterniti will present, “The Telling Room,” his book that’s “equal parts of mystery and memoir…,” at a wine and cheese reception from 6 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29, at the Northshire Bookstore in Manchester. And from 7 to 8 p.m., Michael will give a reading and hold a discussion with the audience. Information: 802-362-2200, or www.northshire.com.

 

CROP Walk

CASTLETON A CROP Walk Rally to help end world hunger will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29 at the Castleton Federated Church. There will be a dessert buffet and guest speaker will be Bert Marshall from Church World Service.

 

Friday August 30

 

Vt. Day Trip

GLENS FALLS The Hyde  Collection in Glens Falls is accepting reservations for a Day Trip on Thursday, Sept. 12, to Quechee and Woodstock, Vt. You’ll dine at the Simon Pearce Restaurant, with an optional visit to the annual quilt exhibit at the Billings Farm and Museum. Advance reservations are required. Information/reservations: 518-792-1761, Ext. 313, or www.hydecollection.org.

 

Support Group

RUTLAND The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice is accepting registrations for a six-session Support Group and Educational Program for those who’ve lost a loved one. This group will meet from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Sept. 12 and 19, Oct. 10 and 24, and Nov. 7 and 21, at the RAVNAH building, 7 Albert Cree Drive in Rutland. Information/to register: Ann LaRocque at 802-770-1516.

 

Chorale Auditions

CAMBRIDGE The Battenkill Chorale is scheduling Auditions for vocal placements only through Thursday, Sept. 26. And, rehearsals for its January 19 concert at Skidmore College will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, at Hubbard Hall, 25 E. Main Street in Cambridge. Information/to schedule an audition: 518-677-8233.

 

Letters for Vets

DORSET World War II veterans Harry Chandler, Peter Davis and Dick Hittle will be honored by the United Church of Dorset and East Rupert in Dorset. You can help honor them by sending a letter of thanks to one or all three of them and your letter will be opened and read on their return flight home from the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, Sept. 14. Send your letter(s) as close to Sept. 1 as possible to Honor Flight, POB 621, Cobbleskill, N.Y. 12043.

 

Argyle Book

ARGYLE The Argyle History Group is selling a new Argyle history book to raise money for Argyle’s 250th anniversary celebration next year. The price if purchased by Aug. 31 is $10, plus $2 postage. Mail your check payable to Sue Brennan to 69 Brennan Road, Argyle, N.Y. 12809.

 

Driving Class

ARGYLE The Argyle Senior Citizens group is accepting registrations for an AARP Defensive Driving Class that will be offered from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Argyle United Methodist Church on Sheridan Street, across from the Stewart’s Shop. Cost: $19; $17 AARP members (bring your membership card and driver license). Most drivers will be eligible for a reduction in their automobile insurance upon completion of this class. Information/registration: Phyllis at 518-638-8937.

 

Golf Outing

GREENWICH St. Patrick’s Council 10917, Knights of Columbus, is accepting registrations for its 16th Annual Charitable Golf Outing that will be held on Monday, Sept. 9, at the Windy Hills Golf Course in Greenwich. Same-day registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with coffee and doughnuts, with play at 8:30 a.m. A hot and cold buffet will follow play of 18 holes. Raffles and prizes, too. Information/registration: Boy Shay at 518-677-3954.

 

Golf Tournament

WHITEHALL Registrations are being accepted for the Michael D. Perry Memorial Golf Tournament that will be held on Sunday, Sept. 8, at the Milestone Golf Club on Route 18 in Whitehall. Same-day registration will begin at 10 a.m., with a chipping contest 10 to 11 a.m., and 11 a.m. shotgun start. Cost: $50 per player (limited to first 64 players). Proceeds will benefit the Michael D. Perry Memorial Scholarship Fund for high school seniors in the theater, science and education disciplines. Information/registration: Sandy Perry at 802-265-2025, or email perrybunch3@aol.com. To donate a prize(s): Michele Perry at 265-8810, email mapscorpiohotmail.com.

 

Half Marathon

MANCHESTER Advance registration is required for the 35th Annual Maple Leaf Half Marathon, along with the Kotler 5K Run/Walk, that will be held on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Dana Thompson Recreation Center in Manchester. Participants will come from more than 30 states and foreign countries and there’ll be a maximum of 1,000 participants. Proceeds will benefit local nonprofit organizations. Information/registration: Manchester Chamber of Commerce at 802-362-6313, or Google Maple Leaf Half Marathon.

 

Harvest Ball

BENNINGTON The Southwestern Vermont Health Care Foundation is accepting reservations for the Fourth Annual Harvest Ball that will be held on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the 1768 Hubbell Homestead at Colgate Park in Bennington. Honored at this event will be Dr. Philip Martinez of Hoosick Falls, and businessman Norman Greenberg and his family. Information/tickets: 802-447-5017. Proceeds will benefit Southwestern Vermont Health Care.

 

Auditions

GLENS FALLS The Charles R. Wood Theater in Glens Falls is making Audition Appointments for students in grades 6 through 12 for its “Rising Stars at the Wood” program. Vocal auditions will be 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 16 and 17, theater auditions 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 18 and 19; Instrumental 4 to 9 p.m. Sept. 23 and 24; and dance 4 to 9 p.m. Oct. 1 and 2. Also, visual art submissions must be received electronically by 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4. Information/appointments: 518-798-9663, Ext. 30, or email mail@woodtheater.org.

 

Plein Air Workshop

GLENS FALLS LARAC is accepting registrations for a “How-to Plein Air Workshop” with artist Tom Ryan that will include three sessions, 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 28 and Oct. 5, in Glens Falls. Cost: $17, $12 LARAC members for one session; $45, $30 members, for all three sessions. Information/registration: 518-798-1144, Ext. 2.

 

Essay Contest

MANCHESTER VFW Post 6471 in Manchester is accepting submissions for its 2013 Voice of Democracy Essay Contest. This year’s theme is, “Why I’m Optimistic About Our Nation’s Future.” Students should record their written essay onto a CD that can be a minimum of three minutes and a maximum of 5 minutes (plus or minus five seconds). The entry deadline is Nov. 1. A total of $600 will be awarded in three cash prizes. For an entry form, call Commander Tofer at 802-362-9840.

 

Golf Outing

CASTLETON The Castleton Community Center is accepting registrations for the Ninth Annual Community Center Golf Outing that will be held on Friday, Sept. 13, at the Lake St. Catherine Country Club on Route 30 in Poultney. Same-day registration will begin at 11:45 a.m., with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Cost: $105 for scramble format golf, dinner, and numerous awards and prizes, including a $10,000 hole-in-one prize. Information/advance registration: 802-468-3093, or visit the Center at 2108 Main Street in Castleton.

 

Church Yard Sale

WHITEHALL The Whitehall United Methodist Church on Granville Road invites everyone to its First Annual Yard Sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 30 and 31, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1. Vendor table space (bring your own table) is available at $10 each; free space for Whitehall UMC members. Vendor space/to donate an item(s) for this sale: 518-499-0851.

 

Vermont Fair

RUTLAND The Vermont State Fair will open at 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 30, and run through Sunday, Sept. 8, at the fairgrounds on Route 7 in Rutland. Gates will open at 10 a.m. Aug. 31, Sept. 1, 2, 7 and 8, and at noon Sept. 3 through 6. Highlights include demolition derbies 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30 and Sept. 1; tractor pulls 1 p.m. Sept. 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 3; harness racing 1 p.m. Sept. 4; gospel night 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4; garden tractor pulls 6:30 p.m. Sept. 6; Travis Tritt concert 7:30 p.m. Sept. 7; and Vermont state championship demolition derby 5 p.m. Sept. 8. Information/advance tickets: 802-775-5200, email vtstfair@comcast.net, or www.vermontstatefair.net.

 

Saturday August 31

 

Food/Wine Benefit

STRATTON AREA A Full Palette Food and Wine Event to benefit the Stratton Foundation will be held Saturday, Aug. 31, through Sunday, Sept. 1, in the Stratton area. For a full list of activities and venues, visit www.strattonfoundation.com.

 

Tag Sale/Food

SHUSHAN The Shushan Townwide Tag Sale will be held on Saturday, Aug. 31. Also, there will be a pancake breakfast at 8 a.m., and lunch, at the Shushan Methodist Church. Also, a variety of antiques will be offered at The Georgi Museum and Park on Adams Lane. Everyone will be welcome. Information: Gayle Shaw at 518-854-3896.

 

 

Book Sale

SCHAGHTICOKE A huge book sale will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31 at the Hoosic Valley Elementary Cafeteria, Route 67, Schaghticoke. There will be something for everyone – kids, adults and teachers.

 

$1 Breakfast

POULTNEY A Community Breakfast will be served from 8 to 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Poultney United Methodist Church on Main Street. Cost: $1 adults; free age 14 and younger. The church is handicap accessible and everyone will be welcome.

 

Townwide Yard Sale

WHITEHALL The Whitehall townwide yard sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31 and Sunday, Sept. 1. A map indicating the location of specific sales throughout the community will be available beginning on Friday, Aug. 30, at various locations throughout the village.

 

Coin Drop

GRANVILLE The Haynes House of Hope will hold its annual Coin Drop in downtown Granville from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31. All proceeds will go to Haynes House, which is a comfort care home for the terminally ill and their families on Route 149 in South Granville. To volunteer with the coin drop, contact Linda Angiolillo at 642-9707 to schedule a time to work, or just arrive at the Granville Chamber of Commerce building, corner of Main and Church streets, at 8:30 a.m. on Aug. 31.

 

Yard Sale

SCHAGHTICOKE A Labor Day Weekend Yard Sale will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Melrose Methodist Church, Church Street and Route 40, in the Schaghticoke hamlet of Melrose. Also, available will be hot dogs, baked goods, and drinks. Information: Elsie at 235-4370.

 

Golf Tournament

FORT ANN The 4th annual Jean Cooper Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at Country Meadow’s Golf Course in Fort Ann. Registration will begin at 8 a.m., and tee-off is at 9 a.m. It is a four person scramble format. Cost is $25 per person and includes lunch. There will also be raffle prizes and a 50/50 drawing. All proceeds benefit patients and their families at Foley Cancer Center at Rutland Regional Medical Center. For more information or to sign up contact Tammy Casey at 518-955-0779.

 

 

Pawlet Art Show

PAWLET The 17th Annual Art-on-the-Green Show will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Edie Mach’s field, located behind the Pawlet Firehouse (enter via Cemetery Road that’s between the Pawlet bridge and the post office; turn right at second driveway). Offered will be art, photography, sculpture and crafts. There’ll be food and entertainment, too. Proceeds from this event will benefit the Pawlet Scholarship Fund. Information: 802-325-3786.

 

Dance Classes

SARATOGA SPRINGS The National Museum of Dance at 99 S. Broadway in Saratoga Springs will hold a Registration Open House from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, and Sunday, Sept. 1. Offered will be classes in modern dance, flexibility, Irish step, and lyrical dance for beginner, intermediate and advanced-level dancers. Other dance styles will be offered, too. Information: 518-584-2225, or www.dancemuseum.org/school.

 

1948 Class Reunion

GRANVILLE The Granville High School class of 1948 will hold its 65th Reunion on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Bernardo’s Restaurant on Church Street in Granville. Social hour will be from 4:30 to 6 p.m., with dinner at 6 p.m. Also, a class photo will be taken at about 5:45 p.m.

 

StreetFest

MANCHESTER A free StreetFest will be held from 6 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, on Main Street in downtown Manchester. Featured will be four bands, face painting, performers, exhibitors, and food and craft vendors. No dogs allowed in the cordoned Main Street area. If inclement weather threatens the cancellation of this event, visit the Facebook page of the Manchester Journal for information. Information: 802-362-5333, or email t.hayes@manchester-vt.gov.

 

Teen Night

SCHUYLERVILLE The Schuylerville Public Library will host a Teen Manhunt Night for students entering grades 6 through 12 from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 31, at Fort Hardy Park in Schuylerville. Participate in a manhunt, eat pizza, and make s’mores. A parent permission slip, available at the library, 52 Ferry Street, will be required. Information: 518-695-6641.

 

Chamber Music

BRANDON Members of Lake Dunmore’s Point CounterPoint faculty will perform a Chamber Music Concert at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug 31, at Brandon Music, 62 Country Club Road. Works by Schubert, Kodaly and Mozart will be featured. Cost: $15, with proceeds benefiting the nonprofit Compass Music and Arts Foundation. Information/tickets: 802-465-4071, or email info@brandon-music.net.

 

Sunday September 1

 

Pancake Breakfast

SALEM Everyone is invited to a Holiday Weekend Pancake Breakfast from 7 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Salem Fish and Game Club on Route 29. Tickets will be sold at the door. Information/cost: Bill at 677-3384, or Kevin at 222-3448.

 

Chicken Barbecue

GANSEVOORT Everyone is invited to a Chicken Barbecue from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1, at St. Therese Chapel, Route 32 and Gansevoort-Wilton Road in Gansevoort. Takeouts will be available. Cost: $9 adults; $5 children. Information: 792-2276.

 

Chicken Barbecue

SALEM Boy Scout Troop 61 invites everyone to a takeout Chicken Barbecue that will be held from noon until sold out on Sunday, Sept. 1, at the scout bottle drop on Route 22, just south of the Salem Village limits. Advance tickets at $9 each are available from Troop 61 scouts and leaders, and at Salem Hardware. Tickets will cost $10 on Sept. 1, if available. Proceeds will go toward the scouts’ trip to Washington, D.C., in April next year.

 

Museum Open

FORT EDWARD The Old Fort House Museum and Gift Shop at 29 Broadway in Fort Edward will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. Sept. 1 through 30 (closed Labor Day and Mondays). Admission: $5 adults; free members and visitors younger than 17.  Information: 518-747-9600, or email oldfort@localnet.com.

 

Guided Hike

ORWELL Historian Paul Andriscin will lead a guided “Hike into History” at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road in Orwell. Meet at the museum and wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Cost: $5 admission for adults, free age 14 and younger, including the hike, access to all trails, and a museum visit.  Information: 802-948-2000, or www.historicsites.vermont.gov/MountIndependence.

 

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, Sept. 1, 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 824-3719.

 

Inaugural Concert

BRANDON An inaugural Concert will be presented at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1, at the Compass Music and Arts Center, 333 Jones Drive in Brandon. Performing will be two local singing groups, Maiden Vermont (four-part a capella in barbershop style), and The Curbstone Chorus (barbershop style). Cost: $20, with proceeds benefiting the Compass Music and Arts Foundation. Reservations recommended at 802-247-4295, or email info@cmacvt.org.

 

Japanese Musicians

SALEM The Salem Courthouse Community Center at 58 E. Broadway will present five musicians from Japan with a Concert of Music Masterpieces at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1. Works by Mozart and Brahms will be featured. Admission: Donation, with proceeds benefiting the CCC’s programs.

 

Monday September 2

 

Hubbardton Hike

RUTLAND The Green Mountain Club will offer an easy to moderate 1.5 to 4.5-mile Hike at Half Moon Pond State Park in Hubbardton on Monday, Sept. 2. Meet at 9:30 a.m. at Main Street Park, near the east end of the fire station off Center Street in Rutland City. Information: Larry Walter and Vivian Beebe at 775-3855.

 

Tuesday September 3

 

Women’s Health

CAMBRIDGE/GRANVILLE Washington County WIC will hold its monthly clinics from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 3, at the Granville Baptist Church on Quaker Street, and Wednesday, Sept. 4, at the Cambridge Town Office on N. Park Street. WIC provides supplemental foods and health education to pregnant and nursing women, infants, and children to age 5. Ask if you qualify for help with your food bill. Information/alternate time: 518-746-2460.

 

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, Sept. 3; Sons of the American Legion 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 5; and regular Legion meeting 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12. Information: 802-287-5229.

 

Wednesday September 4

 

Rockwell Drawing

BENNINGTON Jarvis Rockwell, son of Norman Rockwell, will create a “Jarvis Rockwell: Wall Drawing” exhibition from Wednesday, Sept. 4, through Friday, Nov. 8, at the Bennington Museum, 75 Main Street, Route 9. See this work in progress from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through October; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Tuesday thereafter. Information: 802-447-1571, or www.benningtonmuseum.org.

 

Health Clinics

RUTLAND AREA The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will offer Blood Pressure and Foot Care Clinics as follows: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, Wallingford House, Wallingford; and 9:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 6, Young-at-Heart Senior Center, Poultney. Cost: $2 blood pressure, $10 foot care suggested donation. Information/appointments: 802-775-0568.

 

Farmers Market

GREENWICH The Greenwich Farmers Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 4, 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.

 

Farmers Market

HOOSICK FALLS The Farmers Market will be open from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays at the HAYC3 Armory, 80 Church Street in Hoosick Falls. Fresh, local produce along with art, jewelry, décor and more will be offered.

 

Toastmasters Meet

HUDSON FALLS The Washington County Toastmasters will meet at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 4, in the Annex II Building next to the Cornell Cooperative Extension Building , 415 Lower Main Street in Hudson Falls. This group meets on the first and third Wednesday each month and everyone is invited to attend. Information: www.washingtoncountytoastmasters.org.

 

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.

 

Model Railroading

GLENS FALLS The Upstate Model Railroaders will hold free Open Houses from 7 to 10 p.m. on Wednesdays in September at 190 Glen Street in Glens Falls. Learn about the building and operation of a model railroad, and see train memorabilia and four layouts. Information: www.upstatemodelrailroaders.com.

 

Thursday September 5

 

Group Services

MANCHESTER The Havurah Keruv group in Manchester will hold Rosh Hashanah services on Thursday, Sept. 5, and Yom Kippur services on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13 and 14. This group holds Shabbat services on the second Friday each month, and new members will be welcome. Information/location: Steven Grossfeld at email keruvgroup@gmail.com, or www.havurahkeruv.org.

 

Car Show

LAKE GEORGE The 25th Annual Adirondack Nationals Car Show will be held Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 5 to 8, at the Fort William Henry Hotel in Lake George Village. Classic, antique, muscle, custom and street rod cars will be featured. Cost/times: 518-821-6237, or www.adirondacknationals.com.

 

Salisbury Hike

RUTLAND The Rutland Recreation and Parks Dept. will offer a moderate climb to the falls of Lana Trail and at Silver Lake in Salisbury on Thursday, Sept. 5. Meet at 9 a.m. at the Godnick Center on Deer Street in Rutland to carpool. Bring water and lunch and wear sturdy footwear. Information: Lyn Drigert at 775-7038.

 

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, Sept. 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.

 

Gospel Music

BENNINGTON The Blackwood Brothers Quartet, a gospel music group featuring four-part harmony, will perform at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Green Mountain Christian Center, 440 Main Street in Bennington. Everyone will be welcome. Information: 802-447-7224.

 

5K Run

STILLWATER The Stillwater Area Community Center will host a GLOW Back to School 5K Run at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 5. Registration cost: $25 in advance at 518-664-2515, $30 on Sept. 5, with proceeds benefiting the Center. Also, bring a school supply item(s) to the run and for every item donated you’ll receive a glow necklace or bracelet. The items will be given to the Stillwater Central School District for students in need.

 

Friday September 6

 

Golf Tournament

MANCHESTER The Manchester and the Mountains Regional Chamber of Commerce and Bennington Area Habitat for Humanity are accepting registrations for the 22nd Annual Win Hoyt Memorial Golf Tournament that will tee off on Wednesday,
Sept. 25, at the Manchester Country Club. Same day registration will begin at 11 a.m., with awards at 5 p.m. Cost: $100 per golfer, with a portion of proceeds benefiting the Habitat and chamber programs. Information/registration: 802-362-6313.

 

Class Reunion

HUDSON FALLS The Hudson Falls High School class of 1963 is accepting reservations for its 50th Class Reunion that will be held Friday through Sunday, Oct. 25 to 27. Members of other classes will be welcome to attend. Information/reservations: Bonnie Hazelton at 747-7393, or Carol Mead at 732-9472.

 

Sandy Hill Days

FORT EDWARD Sandy Hill Days will be held on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6 and 7, at the Old Fort House Museum, 29 Broadway in Fort Edward. Museum admission will be free for residents of Kingsbury and Hudson Falls, with proof of residency. Information: 518-747-9600, or email oldfort@localnet.com.

 

Vettefest

QUEENSBURY The Adirondack Vettefest will be held Friday through Sunday, Sept. 6 to 8, at the Ramada Inn in Queensbury. Come celebrate the iconic Corvette to benefit Operation Santa Claus. Cost/ times: 518-527-3329, or www.adirondackcorvettes.com.

 

Book Sale

RUTLAND The Friends of the Rutland Free Library will hold a Book Sale from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 7, and 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the library, 10 Court Street. Hundreds of hardcover and paperback books (most 25 cents to $3), puzzles, and CDs and DVDs for all ages will be offered. Antique and rare books, and collectible comic books, too. Information: 802-773-1860, or www.rutlandfree.org.

 

Thrift Shop Open

ARGYLE The Argyle Methodist Church Thrift Shop will be open from 2 to 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 7. This shop will be open on the first Friday each month and every Saturday.

 

Farmers Market

FAIR HAVEN The Farmers Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, at Fair Haven Park (rain or shine). This market will be open every Friday this season.

 

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 Sept. 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.

 

Opening Reception

BRANDON An opening reception for an exhibition of pottery by Stacey Stanhope and paintings by Dolores Furnari will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 6, at the Brandon Artists Guild, 7 Center Street. Stacey’s work features the rural Vermont landscape while Dolores’ captures the style of early 1800s itinerant artists.  This exhibition will run through Nov. 5. Information: 802-247-4956, or www.brandonartistsguild.com.

 

Texas Hold’em

HOOSICK FALLS A Texas Hold’em Tournament will be held on Friday, Sept. 6, at the Hoosick Falls Armory, 80 Church Street. Doors will open at 6 p.m., with play at 6:30 p.m. Cost: $35 buy-in, with option for $10 add-on, plus $5 high-hand pot. This event will be held on the first Friday each month through Dec. 6. For new and experienced poker players.

 

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.

 

Friday Bingo

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

 

First Friday

GRANVILLE First Friday will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. on Sept. 6 at the Pember Library and Museum, 33 W. Main Street, and at the Slate Valley Museum, 17 Water Street, both in Granville. This month the SVM will feature a “Wycinanki, Polish Folk Art Paper Cutting” exhibition by Lyndon, Vt., native Carolyn Guest that will run through Sept. 30. Discover the artistic, culinary and musical offerings of the Slate Valley. Information: Pember at 518-

642-2525, or Slate Valley Museum at 642-1417.

 

Saturday September 7

 

Dorset Festival

DORSET The Discover Dorset Fall Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 7 and 8. Art, history and local food will be celebrated at various venues. There’ll be more than 24 events, including a scavenger hunt, mountain biking tour, children’s games, cooking and gardening demonstrations, a firehouse breakfast, and a concert on the green featuring Gold Town. Information/times: www.dorsetvt.com.

 

Book Sale

HOOSICK FALLS The Cheney Library in Hoosick Falls will hold its monthly Book Sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7. All paperbacks, for adults and children, will be on sale at four for $1. Also, ask about the library’s knitting group for experienced or novice knitters.

 

Farm Festival

RUPERT The 2013 Sheep Dog Trial and Farm Festival will be held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 7 and 8, at Merck Forest and Farmland Center, 3270 Route 315 in Rupert. Border collies will compete for a title and there’ll be foods from regional farms, artisanal cheeses, local crafters, horse-drawn wagon rides, and children’s activities. Sheep shearing and blacksmithing demonstrations, too. Admission: $5 adults; $3 ages 4 to 12; free 3 and younger. Information: 802-394-7836, or www.merckforest.org.

 

Flea Market

BUSKIRK The Buskirk Volunteer Fire Dept. will hold its 18th Annual Flea Market from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday the eighth, at Strawberry Acres on Route 67 in Buskirk (rain or shine). Hot dogs, hamburgers, sausage/peppers and more will be available. Vendors may set up free of charge anytime after 5 p.m. on Sept. 6. Information/vendor space: Fire station at 518-686-9966, Joan LeBarron at 686-9390, or email buskirkfd5@roadrunner.com.

 

Bake/Tag Sale

EAGLE BRIDGE The ladies of the Eagle Bridge Methodist Church will hold a Bake and Tag Sale from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 7 and 8, at Strawberry Acres on Route 67 in Buskirk.

 

Rabies Clinic

FORT ANN Washington County Public Health will hold a Rabies Clinic for dogs, cats and ferrets from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Fort Ann Highway Garage on Route 149.   Bring proof of any prior rabies vaccinations and all pets must be on a leash or in a carrier. Free and open to all. Information: 518-746-2400.

 

1776-1777 Reenactment

ORWELL “Soldiers Atop the Mount,” a program with reenactors taking over Mount Independence, Mount Independence Road in Orwell, will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 7, and 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday the eighth. Step back to 1776 and 1777 as soldiers demonstrate Revolutionary War camp life, military tactics, colonial crafts, cooking, and more. Activities for adults and children. Information: 802-948-2000, or www.historicsites.vermont.gov/MountIndependence.

 

Food Pantry

CAMBRIDGE The Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays, and 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, at the United Presbyterian Church, corner of E. Main Street and Route 22 in Cambridge. This pantry is open to people in the Cambridge Central School District.

 

LocalFest

GLENS FALLS LocalFest, a celebration of all things locally made, will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the historic Shirt Factory, corner of Lawrence and Cooper streets in Glens Falls. The Shirt Factory is home to more than 80 artists’ and artisans’ studios, shops, galleries, and creative and healing services. There’ll be history presentations, live music, readings by local writers, food, children’s activities, and more. Information: 518-907-4478, or email shirtfactorygf@gmail.com.

 

Photo Show

DORSET Photographer James Link will introduce his show, “The World as a Museum 2013,” featuring photographs of his recent travels to Kenya, Bali, Thailand and Switzerland, during a reception from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Dorset Library. Refreshments will be served and all photos will be for sale, with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the library. Information: 867-5774, or www.dorsetlibraryinfo.org.

 

Shriners Circus

GLENS FALLS The Oriental Shriners Circus will be presented at 2 and 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at Crandall Park in Glens Falls. Cost: $12 adults; free two children age 11 or younger with paid adult. Advance tickets: www.ticketweb.com.

 

Walking Tour

FORT EDWARD A Walking Tour of Sandy Hill/Hudson Falls Sites relating to Solomon Northup will be held from 2:30 to about 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7 (begin the tour at Baker’s Cemetery and wear comfortable shoes). Donations will be collected to benefit the Baker’s Cemetery Monument Fund. Information: 518-747-9600, or email oldfort@localnet.com.

 

Roast Pork

PAWLET The Ladies’ and Gentlemen’s Supper Club invites everyone to a Roast Pork Dinner at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, at the Pawlet Community Church on Route 133, just north of Route 30. Takeouts may be ordered the day of the dinner at 802-325-3022. Cost: $10 adults; $6 ages 6 to 12; free 5 and younger. Information: Doreen Mach at 325-3428, or Judy Coolidge at 325-3073.

 

Civil War Quilts

MANCHESTER As part of the ongoing Civil War in Vermont Series, the Northshire Bookstore in Manchester will host quilt historian Pam Weeks with a program titled, “Civil War Quilts,” at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7. Information: 802-362-2200, or www.northshire.com.

 

Sunday September 8

 

Buffet Breakfast

FAIR HAVEN American Legion Post 49 at 72 S. Main St. in Fair Haven invites everyone to an all-you-can-eat Buffet Pancake/French Toast Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 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.

 

Sunday Breakfast

VALLEY FALLS The Ladies Auxiliary invites everyone to a Pancake/French Toast Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. on Sunday, Sept. 8, at VFW Post 1938 on Poplar Avenue in Valley Falls.

 

Farmers Market

CAMBRIDGE The Cambridge Farmers Market will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays in Railroad Park, across from the Cambridge Hotel. This market will offer a wide range of fresh, local produce and there’ll be live music, too.

 

Poetry Writing

BRANDON Members of the Otter Creek Poetry Society will read and critique poems, and provide insight into the creative process of poetry writing, from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 8, at the Compass Music and Arts Center, 333 Jones Drive in Brandon. This will be an informal workshop and everyone will be welcome. Cost: $3. Information: 802-247-4295, or www.cmacvt.org.

 

Miller Orchestra

BENNINGTON The Vermont Arts Exchange’s Basement Music Series will present the unique jazz sound of the Glenn Miller Orchestra at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 8, in the Greenwall Auditorium at Bennington College. Cost: $20; $10 students. Information/tickets: 1-800-838-3006 (small processing fee will be charged); visit www.brownpapertickets.com, or vtartsxchange.org/bms.pbp.

 

Monday September 9

 

Ladies Luncheon

QUEENSBURY A Ladies Fall Luncheon will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 9, at the Hiland Park Country Club in Queensbury. Featured will be a silent auction of lightly used purses. Information/reservations: 518-793-2826, or www.chapmanmuseum.org.

 

Alzheimer’s Support

ARGYLE The Pleasant Valley Alzheimer’s Support Group will meet from 2 to 3 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 9, in the conference room at Pleasant Valley, 4573 Route 40 in Argyle. Family, friends and caregivers are invited to meet for mutual support, discussion of coping and problem solving skills, and available resources. This group will meet on the second Monday each month. Information: Maureen Mahar at 518-638-8274, Ext. 215.

 

Legion Bingo

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

 

Tuesday September 10

 

Encampment

WEST RUTLAND The West Rutland Historical Society will host an Encampment by members of Capt. John Warner’s Green Mountain Rangers at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 10, at the West Rutland Town Hall green, 35 Marble Street. Featured will be military displays and an 18th century cooking demonstration. Free and open to all ages. Information: Town office at 802-438-2204, or Peter Kulig at 438-2255.

 

Bingo at VFW

QUEENSBURY The Queensbury VFW at 32 Luzerne Road will host Tuesday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. on Sept. 10. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and home-cooked meals will be available. This bingo is held each Tuesday and the first Saturday each month, with few exceptions, and everyone will be welcome.

 

Wednesday September 11

 

Remembrance

HUBBARDTON A Day of Remembrance will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Hubbardton Battlefield State Historic Site, 5696 Monument Hill Road. Come contemplate and honor our heroes. Information: 802-273-2282, or www.Historicsites.vermont.gov/Hubbardton.

 

Story/Craft Time

VALLEY FALLS The Valley Falls Free Library at 42 State Street will host a Story and Craft Time for children at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 11 and 25. Information: 518-753-4230.

 

Thursday September 12

 

Support Group

RUTLAND The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will host a six-session Support Group and Educational Program for those who’ve lost a loved one from noon to 1:30 p.m. on Thursdays, Sept. 12 and 19, Oct. 10 and 24, and Nov. 7 and 21. You’ll find the sessions at the RAVNAH building, 7 Albert Cree Drive in Rutland. Information/to register: Ann LaRocque at 802-770-1516.

 

Health Clinics

RUTLAND AREA The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will offer Blood Pressure and Foot Care Clinics as follows: 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, Castleton Meadows, Castleton; 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, Dorset Nursing Office; and 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, Community Center, North Clarendon. Cost: $2 blood pressure, $10 foot care suggested donation. Information/appointments: 802-775-0568.

 

Rummage/Bake Sale

SOUTH HARTFORD A Fall Rummage and Bake Sale will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, 1 to 8 p.m. Friday the 13th, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 14, at the handicap-accessible South Hartford Congregational Church House, corner of routes 40 and 196. Offered will be clothing and shoes, linens, toys, games, books, jewelry, collectibles, and more, all at reasonable prices.

 

Turkey Supper

GRANVILLE The North Granville United Methodist Church at 10344 Route 22 invites everyone to a Turkey Supper at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12. Cost: $9 adults; $4 children; free age 2 and younger. There’ll be a table with craft and baked goods, too.

 

Friday September 13

 

Teen Drive-In

SCHUYLERVILLE A Teen Drive-In will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13, at the Schuylerville Public Library, 52 Ferry Street. Bring a blanket or chair and bug spray to the outdoor screening of this PG-13 movie running about 120 minutes. Bring popcorn, too, if you like. Free. Information: 518-695-6641.

 

Comedy Show

RUTLAND Comedienne, writer and author Paula Poundstone will bring her stand-up comedy to the Paramount Theatre on Center Street in downtown Rutland at 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 13. Cost: $29.50 plus tax. Information/tickets: 802-775-0903, or www.ParamountLive.org.

 

Saturday September 14

 

Benefit Concert

GRANVILLE Phil Hoyt’s 2nd annual Operation Adopt A Soldier Benefit Concert will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14. All proceeds from the event, which will be held at Veterans Park in Granville, will benefit the organization, which sends items to soldiers in need. There will be hamburgers, hot dogs, sodas, water and desserts for sale, as well as a 50/50 raffle, a bouncy house, a giant flag, military vehicles and possibly a flyover. Hoyt will play traditional country and military songs. Interested supporters can visit www.operationadoptasoldier.org if they want to bring items to the event or make a cash donation instead.

 

Fine Art Show

SARATOGA SPRINGS Art in the Park, an outdoor fine art show, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, in downtown Saratoga Springs’ Congress Park. Information: Elizabeth Dubben at Saratoga Arts, 518-584-4132, or email edubben@saratoga-arts.org.

 

Forest Talk/Walk

ORWELL Ecologist Tom Wessels will present an illustrated talk on “Reading the Forested Landscape” and then lead a walk through the forest from 1 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Mount Independence State Historic Site, 497 Mount Independence Road in Orwell. Wear sturdy shoes, bring water, and come along as Tom “unravels complex stories etched into our forested landscape.” Site admission: $5 adults; free age 14 and younger. Information: 802-948-2000, or www.historicsites.vermont.gov/MountIndependence.

 

Supper Hike

RUTLAND The Green Mountain Club will offer a moderate, 2.5-mile Hogback Supper Hike on Saturday, Sept. 14, at Hogback Mountain in Goshen (rain date Sept. 15). Bring supper and enjoy the sunset. Meet at 4:30 p.m. at Main Street Park, near the east end of the fire station off Center Street in Rutland City. Information: Sue Thomas at 773-2185.

 

SculptFest 2013

WEST RUTLAND An opening reception for SculptFest2013, with a historical markers theme, will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 14, at the Carving Studio and Sculpture Center, 636 Marble Street in West Rutland. Everyone is invited to view the installations and meet the artists, and enjoy music and refreshments. And at 7 p.m., winners of the 2013 fine art raffle will be drawn. SculptFest will run through Oct. 27. Information: 802-438-2097, or email info@carvingstudio.org.

 

Sunday September 15

 

Curator Speaks

GLENS FALLS Erin B. Coe, chief curator at The Hyde Collection, will speak about curating the exhibition, “Modern Nature: Georgia O’Keeffe and Lake George,” at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 15, at The Hyde Collection, 161 Warren Street in Glens Falls. The last day to see this exhibition will be Sept. 15. Cost: Free with museum admission. Reservations are required with June Leary at 518-792-1761, Ext. 327, or email jleary@hydecollection.org.

 

Wednesday September 18

 

Health Screening

RUTLAND AREA The Rutland Area Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice will offer a comprehensive Cardiovascular/Cholesterol Screening from 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the Dorset Nursing Office on Route 30. An eight to 12-hour fast is required prior to the screening. Cost: $30 complete lipid profile and glucose. Information/appointments: 802-362-1200.

 

Farmers Market

GREENWICH The Greenwich Farmers Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 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.

 

Farmers Market

HOOSICK FALLS The Farmers Market will be open from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesdays at the HAYC3 Armory, 80 Church Street in Hoosick Falls. Fresh, local produce along with art, jewelry, décor and more will be offered.

 

Book Sale

RUTLAND The Friends of the Rutland Free Library will hold a Book Sale from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 18, at the library, 10 Court Street. Hundreds of hardcover and paperback books (most 25 cents to $3), puzzles, and CDs and DVDs for all ages will be offered. Antique and rare books, and collectible comic books, too. Information: 802-773-1860, or www.rutlandfree.org.

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.

 

Thursday September 19

 

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 September 20

 

Farmers Market

FAIR HAVEN The Farmers Market will be open from 3 to 6 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 20, at Fair Haven Park (rain or shine). This market will be open every Friday this season.

 

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 Sept. 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 Sept. 20. Featured will be a $500 jackpot special. This bingo is held each Friday, with few exceptions. Information: 518-499-1491.

 

Saturday September 21

 

Food Pantry

CAMBRIDGE The Loaves and Fishes Food Pantry will be open from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturdays, and 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays, at the United Presbyterian Church, corner of E. Main Street and Route 22 in Cambridge. This pantry is open to people in the Cambridge Central School District.

 

Gathering of the Clans

GRANVILLE The 25th Anniversary Gathering of the Clans event of the Poultney Area St. David’s Society will be held Saturday, Sept. 21 at 1:30 p.m. at the Slate Valley Museum in Granville.

This year’s event will feature a slide presentation of “Our 2012 Travels in North Wales,” by museum staff. Everyone is welcome to the gathering, for which museum entrance fee will be waived.

For more information email pasds88@yahoo.com, or call Helen Jones at 802-287-9729, Nancy Williams at 518-642-0709 or Jan Edwards at 802-287-5744. The museum is located at 17 Water St.

 

Sunday September 22

 

Farmers Market

CAMBRIDGE The Cambridge Farmers Market will be open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sundays in Railroad Park, across from the Cambridge Hotel. This market will offer a wide range of fresh, local produce and there’ll be live music, too.

 

Monday September 23

 

Legion Bingo

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

 

Tuesday September 24

 

Bingo at VFW

QUEENSBURY The Queensbury VFW at 32 Luzerne Road will host Tuesday Night Bingo at 7 p.m. on Sept. 24. Cards go on sale at 5:30 p.m. and home-cooked meals will be available. This bingo is held each Tuesday and the first Saturday each month, with few exceptions, and everyone will be welcome.

 

Wednesday September 25

 

Story/Craft Time

VALLEY FALLS The Valley Falls Free Library at 42 State Street will host a Story and Craft Time for children at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 25. Information: 518-753-4230.

 

Saturday September 28

 

Horse/Pony Show

BALLSTON SPA The Rearin’ to Go 4-H Club will host a Farewell to Summer Fun Day/Horse and Pony Benefit Show at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, at the 4-H Training Center, 556 Middleline Road in Ballston Spa (rain or shine). Featured will be an open show (4-H membership not required) and a gymkhana (4-H members, age 18 and younger). Information: Alice at 518-321-5684.

 

Thursday October 3

 

Farmers Market

CASTLETON The Castleton Farmers Market, next to Citizens Bank on Main Street in Castleton Village, will be open from 3:30 to 6 p.m. on Thursdays through Oct. 3. Fresh local produce, jams/jellies, maple products and more will be offered. Robert Wuagneux will provide music, too. Information: Lori Barker at 273-2241 or 353-0498.

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