What’s To do?



∫ Art in the Park Two — a display of work by local artists: Sir William Johnson Park, corner of Main and Market streets, Johnstown, 7 p.m.


∫ 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 Sunday. The museum is open from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Free admission — donations excepted.

∫ Charlene McNamara display: Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., Fonda. The work will be on display through Tuesday.

∫ Elizabeth “Betsy” Batchelor: 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. Also on display will be the ceramics of Katie Santomartino, the newest member. The gallery, inside Mohawk Harvest, is open from 8 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. The show will run through Labor Day. For more information, go to www.MicropolisGallery.com

∫ Third annual New York State Summer art Show: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Mayfield. Public can view the work from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday; and from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Gallery admission is $5; free to PNAC members and children under 18. The show will hang until Sept. 25.

∫ 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.



∫ Annual auction: Broadalbin United Methodist Church, 65 N. Main St., Broadalbin, preview, 4 p.m.; auction, 6:30 p.m.

Car Show


∫ Second annual Hot Rods for Kids car-truck-motorcycle show — Rough-n-Real Band: PM Auto, 1094 Route 30, Mayfield, noon to 3 p.m. $5 for adult admission; free for children ages 12 and under.

Concerts/ daytime music


∫ Cosby Gibson: Gloversville Farmers Market, Elm Street Pavilion, Gloversville, 9 a.m. Free.

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


∫ Aaron Mittler: 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. No cover.

∫ Dominic Megna and Pet Jurgensen Duo: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 4 p.m. No cover.



∫ 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.



∫ Get stuck on stamps: Fort Plain Free Library, 19 Willett St., Fort Plain, 6:30 to 8 p.m. The library hosts an informal gathering for stamp lovers of all ages and experience levels. Free, drop-in group. Facilitated by stamp collector and American Philatelic Society member Keith Seeber. Open to the public. For information, call (518) 993-4646.

∫ 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.


∫ The Earth Tones concert: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 6:30 p.m. Free.


∫ Musical Instruments — children’s drop-in craft program: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 2 to 4 p.m. Boxes, tubes, rubberbands and other household items will be used in the craft.


“The History of Music in Fulton County” audio-video presentation by Samantha Hall-Saladino, Fulton County historian: Gloversville Public Library, 34 W. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5:30 p.m.



∫ 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.



∫ 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.

∫ Miche Fambro — Johnstown Midsummer Concert Series: Charles Jenner Bandshell, West Main Street, Johnstown, 7 p.m. In case of rain, the show will take place inside St. John’s Episcopal Church, next to bandshell.


∫ The Insolent Willies: Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension, Gloversville, 5 p.m.

∫ Doc Orloff Duo: Timeless Tavern, 162 S. Main St., Northville, 6:30 p.m. No cover.

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

∫ Tim the Tune Man and karaoke: Broadalbin Hotel, 59 W. Main St., Broadalbin, 8 p.m. Free event.


∫ Blind Crow: The Revival, 1441 Route 30, Wells, 7:30 p.m. $10 donation at the door; free for those 12 and younger. Refreshments.

∫ The Insolent Willies: Pine Lake Lodge, 1050 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 8 p.m.

∫ Fas4ward: Nick Stoner Inn and 19th hole, 1803 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 8 p.m.

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


∫ Old Boys’ Network: Village marina, St. Johnsville, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Free to public.


∫ Gloversville Civic Band: Melchoir Park, Kingsboro Avenue, Gloversville, 7 p.m. Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Free concert. Rainsite, Lexington Center, 127 E. State St., Gloversville.


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