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Art exhibits

Ongoing

¯ Sacandaga Valley Arts Network Artists’ Gallery Fall Exhibit: Fulton County Visitor Center, Routes 29 and 30, Vail Mills. Free and open to the public. Gallery is open weekends.

¯ Second Annual “Twelve by Twelve Show”: Micropolis Cooperative Art Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville, in the gallery. Work created by over 35 regional artists in diverse media will be included in the show — all 12 x 12 inch size. The show will run through the end of December. The gallery is open seven days a week — from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

¯ Transitioning Fall-Winter Show — Over 30 artists represented: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts Gallery, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville. Exhibit runs through January 2017. Gallery open: From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Donations accepted. For more information, call 661-9932.

The Leader-Herald/Bill Trojan Parade participant and area deejay Craig Moore of Moore 2 Music Entertainment and Karaoke of Mayfield smiles as he does a Facebook LIVE broadcast from the back of his decorated truck during the annual Johstown "Home for the Holidays" Parade and Colonial Stroll on Main Street in Johnstown on 12/02.

¯ Artist of the Month (December) Joanne Resch:  Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main Street, Fonda. Call for details.

Christmas

Saturday

¯ Breakfast with Santa: Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church Street, Gloversville. Donation: $4 per person for breakfast.  9 a.m.

Concerts/         daytime music

Sunday

Gift for the Community Concert: United Presbyterian Church, 25 Church Street, Amsterdam. 4 p.m.

Dances

Saturday

¯ Rockin’ with Santa Oldies Dance: Horace J. Inman Senior Center, 53 Guy Park Ave., Amsterdam. 3 p.m. $5.

Wednesday

¯ Line dancing: Sharp Shooters Billards and Sports Pub, 35 E. Main St., Amsterdam, 7 p.m. All-request dancing after lesson until 10 p.m. $6 cover. Lesson and music provided by Sue Kaupelis.

Festivals

Saturday

¯ Ukrainian Christma Bazaar: St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church, 24 Pulaski St., Amsterdam, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Unique Ukrainian-themed ornaments and gift items as well as traditional foods and homemade pastries.

Nightlife

Friday

¯ Junk Rocket with special guest Mike Gowans: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, Gloversville. 7 p.m. $10 per person.

¯ Moore 2 Music Entertainment and Karaoke: Snowed Inn, 375 Midline Road, Amsterdam. 8 p.m. No cover.

¯ DJ Chris: Murphy’s Irish Pub, West Fulton Street, Gloversville. 9:30 p.m.

¯ Steve Russ Acoustic Solo: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main Street, Gloversville. 9 p.m.

¯ Doc Orloff Duo: Loopies Pub: 410 Mohawk Drive, Tribes Hill. 8 p.m.

Saturday

¯ Saving Atlantis: Project 29 Pub and Filing Station, Broadalbin. 7 p.m.

¯ Moore 2 Music Entertainment and Karaoke T-shirt give-away: Murphy’s Irish Pub, West Fulton Street, Gloversville. 9 p.m. No cover.

¯ Above the Flood Acoustic Duo: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main Street, Gloversville. 9 p.m.

¯ Rough-n-Real: Snowed Inn, 375 Midline Road, Amsterdam. 8 p.m. $5 cover.

¯ Doc Orloff Trio: Old Trail Inn, 232 N Shore Rd. Edinburg. 8 p.m.

Tuesday

¯ Aaron Mittler: Rustic Loft. 4740 Route 30, Amsterdam, 6 p.m. No cover.