What’s To do?

Artwork

Ongoing

∫ Tyler Schrader of Johnstown — Nature’s Prospect: The Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville. This solo show features sculptures of wood and steel from the artist’s collection of works. Entry fee is $5 to see the show which runs through Tuesday; and free for members of the art center. The gallery is open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

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

∫ Kathy Klompas — guest artist: Micropolis Cooperative Art Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville. Micropolis member artists work on display will include paintings, drawings, photographs, fiber art, batik, mixed media, woodwork, glass, digital art, sculpture, jewelry and pottery. The gallery, inside Mohawk Harvest, is open from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. The show will run through June. For more information, go to www.MicropolisGallery.com.

∫ Art exhibit: Window to the Garden, 9 Woodside Ave., Mayfield. The exhibit will feature four local artists, all original artwork for the home and garden includes pottery, jewelry, paintings and sculpture. By appointment or by chance, (518) 774-7175; www.alexandrahiggins.com. Open May until November.

∫ Elizabeth “Liz” Horender : Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., Fonda. The exhibit will be on display during the library hours.

Concerts/ daytime music

Saturday

∫ Michelle King: Gloversville Farmers Market, Elm Street Pavilion, Gloversville, 9 a.m. Free.

Sunday

∫ Mitch Frasier: Sport Island Pub and Restaurant, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville, 2 p.m. No cover.

∫ Doc Orloff Duo: The Boathouse of Caroga Lake, 2090 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 3 p.m.

∫ Steve Cowles: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 4 p.m. No cover.

Dances

Wednesday

∫ Free beginner lessons and dancing: Sharp Shooters Billards and Sports Pub, 35 E. Main St., Amsterdam, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. New lessons and open dancing 7:30 to 10 p.m. $5 for those who stay or come in after 7:30 p.m. Sue Kaupelis, instructor.

Evening concert

Saturday

∫ The Westminster Ringers Handbell concert will be held from 7 to 8 p.m. at the First Congregational United Church of Christ, 31 E. Fulton St., in Gloversville. The concert is free but voluntary donations will be accepted. The Westminster Ringers is an advanced community ensemble of gifted musicians playing an advanced handbell repertoire at the highest possible level of musical sensitivity and technical clarity.

Library

Thursday

∫ Creative textile fibers group: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Free, drop-in gathering. Participants share ideas, tips, and bring knitting, crocheting, needlepoint, embroidery, beading, felting, and other individual, fiber-based projects to work on in casual setting. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.

∫ Writers at Fort Plain: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 3 to 5 p.m. The group is made up of writers from varied writing backgrounds, genres, interests, goals and experience levels who work on memoirs, novels, short stories, poems, and more. Facilitated by published writer, Joan Caska. Features constructive feedback in a supportive setting. Free. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.

Monday

∫ Magician Sam-Sam the Magic Man: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5:30 p.m. This is the summer reading signup and kick-off and is a free family event.

Tuesday

∫ Gloversville Civic Band presentation: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5:30 p.m. Tom and Janet Gerbino will present a history of the band and overview of music and highlights of this upcoming band season.

Museum

Ongoing

∫ Wildlife Sports Education Museum, Route 30, Vail Mills, open from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily June 15-Sept. 3. Admission: $10 for adults; $5 for youths.

Nightlife

Today

∫ The Ody Show: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 6 p.m. No cover.

∫ Dan Lynaugh: Partner’s Pub, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.

Friday

∫ Doc Orloff Blues Elixir: Nick Stoner Inn and 19th Hole, 1810 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 7 p.m.

∫ DJ Craig Moore — Moore 2 Music: Snowed Inn, 375 Midline Road, Amsterdam, 8 p.m. No cover.

∫ Gnarly Party Production presents summer bash-jam party — four different bands: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 8 p.m.

Soiree

Friday

∫ The Summer Senior Soiree will be held at the Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts and Transitions, 2736 Route 30 in Gloversville, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will feature a lunch and classes at the center including yoga, essential oil workshops, necklace making and cooking.

The cost is $25 and pre-registration is required. Go to: www.pncreativeartscenter.org/events/2018/6/22/summer-senior-soire to register.

Rescheduled

July 21

∫ The Star Spangled Fireworks celebration at Knox Field in Johnstown has been rescheduled for July 21 due to the weather. Flame will be performing at 7 p.m. on that date.

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