What’s To do?
∫ 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.
∫ Linda Hinkle — artist of the month: Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., Fonda. The artwork exhibit can be viewed during library hours. The work will be on display through Saturday (Aug. 31).
∫ Janene Bouck — Sacandaga Valley Arts Network Gallery photography exhibit: Northville Library, 341 S. Third St., Northville. The exhibit will be on display through Saturday (Aug. 31).
∫ Kevin Kuhne featured artist: Micropolis Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville. Kuhne works in watercolor as the main medium and mixed media constructions. Paintings, drawings, pastels, photographs, fiber art, batik, mixed media, woodwork, glass, digital art, jewelry, pottery, woodland assemblages and fine art cards by Micropolis artists are also on display. The show, which is free and open to the public, runs through Saturday (Aug. 31) 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.
Concerts/ daytime music
∫ Tisch Family Band: Caroga Farmers Market, Sherman’s property, Caroga Lake, 3 to 6 p.m.
∫ Bill Ackerbauer: Farmers Market, Elm Street pavilion, Gloversville, 9 a.m.
∫ Jonathan Blake with The Insolent Willies: Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension, Gloversville, 4 p.m. No cover.
∫ Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame inductee Vini Lopez and the Wonderful Rinos: LakesideTavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 4 p.m. No cover.
∫ Rock-n-Roll Hall of Fame inductee Vini Lopez and the Wonderful Rinos: Sport Island Pub and Restaurant, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville. 3 p.m. No cover.
∫ Dominic Megna & Pete Jurgensen Duo: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 4 p.m. No cover.
∫ Steve Cowles: Lakeside Tavern & 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.
∫ 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.
∫ 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.
∫ Documentary film — Harnessing Nature — Building the Great Sacandaga Lake: Johnstown Reformed Church, 351 N. Perry St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. The program is free and open to the public.
∫ Third Rail: Siro’s Restaurant & Bar, 168 Lincoln Ave., Saratoga Springs, 6 p.m. No cover.
∫ Bob Motyl: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 7 p.m. No cover.
∫ Dan Lynaugh: Partner’s Pub & Grill, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.
∫ The Insolent Willies: Nick Stoner Inn and the 19th Hole, 1810 Route 10, Caroga Lake, 6 p.m. No cover.
∫ Third Rail — end of summer bash: Wally’s Driftwood Park, 530 Vandenburgh Point Road, Gloversville, 8 p.m. No cover.
∫ Vinny Michaels Duo: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 7 p.m. No cover.
∫ Doc Orloff Blues Elixir: The Revival, 1441 Route 30, Wells, 7 p.m. $10 at the door. Refreshments.
∫ Maddhaus: Sport Island Pub and Restaurant, 108 Riverside Blvd., Northville, 9 p.m. $6 cover.