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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.

Benefit

Monday

∫ Moore 2 Music — Michaela MacVilla family benefit: H.C. Smith Benefit Club, 538 Crum Creek Road, St. Johnsville, 3:30 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $8 for adults; $5.50 for children. The event includes spaghetti dinner,. raffles, bake sale and auction.

Concerts/ daytime music

Sunday

∫ Mike Snyder: Robert Lee Walsh Post 337, 19 N. Main St., Broadalbin, 1 p.m. No cover. Community event.

Craft Fair

Saturday

∫ Annual Women of the Moose Craft and Vendor Fair, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Johnstown Moose, 109 S. Comrie Ave.

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.

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.

Sunday

∫ Grand opening celebration — get reacquainted: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 1 to 4 p.m. There will be refreshments and a visit from local author Richard Russo. Come and see the changes made at the library following its renovation project.

Monday

∫ Mr. Matt and Music Bubble and Comedy show for kids: Gloversville Public Library in the Carnegie Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 3:30 p.m.

∫ Homespun Dance: Traditional Music and Dance: Gloversville Public Library in the Carnegie Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 6 p.m. There will also be a caller for those who want to dance.

Tuesday

∫ Bells and Motley: Olden Music: Gloversville Public Library in the Carnegie Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5:30 p.m. Music will be from medieval bagpipes, hurdy gurdy, harp and other early instruments.

Nightlife

Today

∫ Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, Vinny Michaels 6 p.m. No cover.

∫ Partner’s Pub, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, Secret Love Society 7 p.m. No cover.

Friday

∫ Mittler and Hansen D’Raeled: Sam’s Seafood and Steakhouse, 281 N. Comrie Ave., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.

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

Saturday

∫ Rough-n-Real Band: Robin’s Nest, 230 Stevers Mills Road, Broadalbin, 8 p.m. $5 cover. All Marines, veterans and actives get in free in honor of the Marine Corps birthday.

Sunday

∫ Moore 2 Music: Robert Lee Walsh Post 337, 19 N. Main St., Broadalbin, 5 p.m. No cover. Community event.

Veterans Day

Saturday

∫ Gloversville Veterans Day Service, 11 a.m. at City Hall, 3 Frontage Road.

∫ Town of Florida Veterans Memorial Park, 214 Fort Hunter Road, annual service at 2 p.m.

Sunday

∫ City of Amsterdam Veterans Commission parade, 10:30 to 11 a.m., Guy Park Avenue near Henrietta Street.

∫ Johnstown Veterans Day Service, 11 a.m. at the bandshell at Sir William Johnson Park, West Main Street.

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