What’s To do?

Artwork

Ongoing

∫ 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.

∫ Kyle Hale — Forest to Home July exhibit: The Caroga Historical Museum, Caroga Lake, 7 to 9 p.m. The exhibit will run through July 29. The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Free admission — donations excepted.

∫ 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 until November.

Concerts/ daytime music

Friday

∫ Vinny Michaels Band: Sport Island Pub, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville, 9 a.m. $10 cover includes breakfast.

Saturday

∫ Scott Seeley: Gloversville Farmers Market, Elm Street Pavilion, Gloversville, 9 a.m. Free.

Sunday

∫ Steve Cowles: Sport Island Pub and Restaurant, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville, 2 p.m. No Cover.

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

Dances

Wednesday

∫ Free beginner lessons and dancing: Sharp Shooters Billiards 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.

Festival

Friday, Saturday, Sunday

∫ The Northville Doins will be held this weekend at the Waterfront park in the village. The park will host a variety of rides, games, vendors and food booths. At 1 p.m. on Saturday, the annual July 4 parade will be held on Main Street.

Fireworks

Saturday

∫ Fireworks will be held during the Northville Doins celebration at 9 p.m.

∫ Canada Lake fireworks will be held at 9:30 p.m. at the Canada Lakes Conservation Association from Nick Stoner Island on Canada Lake.

Sunday

∫ Sport Island Pub, 108 Riverside Blvd. Northville, will host a fireworks display over the Great Sacandaga Lake, at 9 p.m.

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.

Tuesday

∫ Music and Motion sing-along: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday

∫ Spelunking and cave exploring presentation: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5:30 p.m. This is a free family event.

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

∫ Steve Cowles: 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

∫ Johnstown Citizens Band: In the band shell, Johnstown, 7 p.m. In case if inclement weather, the concert will move to St. John’s Episcopal Church next door to the band shell.

Saturday

∫ Malcolm Kogut, Byron Nilsson and Tess McCarthy — An Evening of Gershwin: The Revival, 1441 Route 30, Wells, 7:30 p.m. $10 donation at the door; free for under age 12. Refreshments.

∫ Doc Orloff Blues Elixir: Backyard bar at Pine Lake Lodge, 1050 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 8 p.m.

∫ Maddhaus: Sport Island Pub and Restaurant, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville, 9 p.m. $5 cover.

Monday

∫ Linda Lee and the Fox Creek Band: Village marina, St. Johnsville, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free to public.

Wednesday

∫ Gloversville Civic Band: Melchoir Park, Kingsboro Avenue, Gloversville, 7 p.m. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Free concert. Rainsite, Lexington Center, State Street, Gloversville.

Summer Camp

Monday

∫ Amsterdam Rec Summer Camp will begin on Monday and run through Aug. 17. The camp runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Bacon Youth Center, 40 Henrietta Blvd. The camp is for children who are kindergarten age and up and features a free breakfast and lunch, weekly pool visits, arts and crafts, sports training, field trips, team building, nutritional education with Cornell Cooperative Extension and Adventure based learning with HFM Prevention Council. The prices for summer camp are the same as last year: $25 per child per day, $75 per child per week, $120 per family per week.

For more information, to print registration forms, or to register online visit www.amsterdamrecreation.com.

For additional information please contact Danielle Whelly at dwhelly@amsterdamny.gov or (518) 841-4369.

Theater

Tuesday

∫ Foothills Family Productions presents “Seussical Jr.”: Fulton-Montgomery Community College Theatre, Johnstown, 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults; $5 for children. For tickets, call Foothills Family Productions at (518) 224-1083. Tickets will also be sold at the door.

Wednesday

∫ Foothills Family Productions presents “Seussical Jr.”: Fulton-Montgomery Community College Theatre, Johnstown, 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults; $5 for children. For tickets, call Foothills Family Productions at (518) 224-1083.

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