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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.

∫ Sandra J. Peters — photography artist of the month: Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., Fonda. The artwork exhibit can be viewed during library hours through April.

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.

Easter

Saturday

∫ Breakfast with the Easter bunny at the GFWC Century Club, 130 Guy Park Ave. 9 a.m. to noon. $8 per person, $5 ages 4 to 12 and free for those 3 years of age and younger. Breakfast includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage and beverages. Crafts and an Easter egg hunt.

∫ Easter family event: Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville, 10:30 a.m. to noon. $5 per child. Activities include Easter egg decorating, a bunny hat craft, an Easter egg hunt with the Easter Bunny. For more information, call (518) 661-9932 or visit: pncreativeartscenter.

∫ Sensory friendly Easter Bunny at Paul Nigra Center for Creative Arts, 2736 Route 30, Gloversville, 10:30 a.m. to noon. Offering children with special needs a subdued environment to meet the Easter bunny. $5 per child.

∫ Easter Eggstravaganza at the Riverfront Center in Amsterdam. Early check in time 10:30 a.m. with egg hunts every 15 minutes from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Kids will be placed into age groups as follows: 3 and younger, 4 to 6, 7 and older. Egg dying, Easter bunny photos, balloon animals and more. Prizes for Easter bonnets and finding golden eggs. $10 per child with all activities or $8 per child for everything but the egg hunt. Adults and non-participating babies are free.

∫ Annual Twin Cities Council of Churches’ Easter Egg Hunt, 10 a.m., on the grounds of Sir William Johnson Park and St. John’s Episcopal Church at the corner of West Main and North Market streets in Johnstown. All children are welcome to participate in the egg hunt. A special guest may hop on in.

Festival

∫ Amsterdam’s Wingfest, 1 to 7 p.m. A variety of restuarants in the city will be offering chicken wing samples for $.50 cents. The winning restuarant will get a trophy. For a list of participating restaurants and a vendor map go to: amsterdamny.gov/events-activities/amsterdams-1st-annual-wingfest.

Library

Today

∫ MiniMakers Preschool Learning House, 10:30 a.m., Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St.

∫ 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.

∫ Knit One, Crochet Too, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St. Bring your current project to share with the group, mingle with like-minded makers, swap patterns, ideas, and tips, and make new friends.

∫ Spring 2019 Culture and Adventure Travelogue Series at the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., 6 to 8 p.m. This month: From Trinidad to president of Hudson Valley Community College with Roger A. Ramsammy, president of HVCC.

Saturday

∫ Egg dying fun at the Amstedam Free Library, 28 Church St., 10 to 11 a.m. Drop in, listen to a story and decorate an egg.

“Are you feeling stuck at your job” Career Workshop at the Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., 1 p.m.

Monday. Registration requested. Call (518) 725-2819

∫ Spring Break board game day at the Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St. 2 to 4 p.m. Come play games and have a snack at our Spring Break game day. Free.

Monday

∫ Earth Day STEM Fair at the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St. starting at 10 a.m.

Tuesday

∫ Tide Pool Tuesday at the Amsterdam Free Library, 28 Church St., 10:30 a.m. Come learn about shallow ocean reefs and the creatures that live there. Noon Lego Aquaman: Rage of Atlantis and open lego build. The D.C. Comics film Aquaman will be played in the classroom.

∫Slime-stravaganza at Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St. 5 to 7 p.m. Many options for slime customization. All ages welcome. Free.

Wednesday

“Wine Cork Critters” class for adults at the Gloversville Public Library meeting room, 58 E. Fulton St., at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Reservations are required. Call (518) 725-2819 or email nhauser@mvls.info.

Nightlife

Friday

∫ Rough-n-Real:Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 9 p.m. $5 cover.

Saturday

∫ Freak out Party: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 8 p.m. Entertainers: Dustin Sawyer, John Blake, Deron Ebersole, Things From the Woods, Orange Velour.

∫ Sheaman and The Mayfield Rovers, 4 to 7 p.m. The Mayfield Grill on School Street in Mayfield. No cover.

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