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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.

∫ Fourth annual New York state summer art show: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville, with artists from across the state. The artwork will be on display through Oct. 23. The public is welcome to view the show from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Open to the public; free will donations will be accepted– (518) 661-9932.

∫ Photography: An A to Z Scavenger Hunt — Linda Buckman, Trisha Johnson and Cindy Sagendorph: Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., Fonda. The artwork exhibit can be viewed during library hours. The work will be on display through October.

Concerts/ daytime music

Saturday

∫ Linda Lee and the Fox Creek Band: Pawling Hall, 86 N. Pawling St., Hagaman, 4 p.m. $10 cover.

Concerts/ family friendly, alcohol free

Saturday

∫ Davey O. — Buffalo based singer-songwriter: Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., Gloversville, 7 p.m. $10 cash at the door only.

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.

Festivals

Saturday

∫ Mayfield Historical Society fall family festival and cruise-in: Rice Homestead, 328 Riceville Road, Mayfield, noon to 4 p.m. The event includes tours of the homestead, animals, face painting for kids, weaving and spinning demonstrations, pumpkins, apple cider, cider doughnuts and hotdogs with “Lee’s Snack Bar hot dog sauce” for sale.

∫ Fall festival: Sacandaga Bible Conference in the Ray Mills Youth Center, 191 Lakeview Road, Broadalbin, 4 to 8 p.m. Free. The events will include music, indoor rock climbing, hay rides, face painting, paintball shoot, hay maze, games. There will be food available to purchase.

Library

Today

∫ 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.

Saturday

∫ Friends’ Craft and story hour: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 10:30 a.m. This free program is suitable for children accompanied by an adult.

Movie

Friday

“The 39 Steps”: Glen Conservancy Hall, 1538 Mill Point Road, 7:30 p.m. The 1935 movie stars Robert Donat, Madeleine Carroll and Godrey Tearle.

Nightlife

Today

∫ Bobby Motyl: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 6 p.m. No cover.

∫ Matt Bosworth: Partner’s Pub & Grill, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.

Friday

∫ The Insolent Willies: Snowed Inn Bar, 375 Midline Road, Amsterdam, 8 p.m. No cover.

∫ Moore 2 Music Entertainment and karaoke: Meadowbrook Saloon, 119 Meadowbrook Road, Fultonville, 9 p.m. No cover.

∫ Mike and the Monsters: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 9:30 p.m.

Saturday

∫ Rough-n-Real Band: Sport Island Pub, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville, 9:30 p.m. $6 cover.

Theater

Friday

∫ Zombie Prom, the musical: Colonial Little Theatre, 1 Colonial Court, Johnstown, 7 p.m. Cost: $15 per ticket. Reservations recommended. For reservations, call (518) 762-4325.

Saturday

∫ Zombie Prom, the musical: Colonial Little Theatre, 1 Colonial Court, Johnstown, 7 p.m. Cost: $15 per ticket. Reservations recommended. For reservations, call (518) 762-4325.

Sunday

∫ Zombie Prom, the musical: Colonial Little Theatre, 1 Colonial Court, Johnstown, 2 p.m. matinee. Cost: $15 per ticket. Reservations recommended. For reservations, call (518) 762-4325.

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