×

What’s To do?

Alex Smith will be performing at Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., in Gloversville Saturday at 7 p.m.

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.

Zombie Prom, the musical will be presented at Colonial Little Theatre, 1 Colonial Court, Johnstown, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. See listing for times and cost. (Photo submitted)

Author

Saturday

∫ Author Richard Nilsen — Writer’s Block workshops: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., Johnstown, 10:30 a.m. Registration preferred — call the library at (518) 762-8317.

Bike club speakers

Wednesday

Steve Tombstone will be playing at Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension, Gloversville, at 7 p.m. on Friday. (Photo submitted)

∫ Jody Dixon and Mike Feldman — Foothills Chapter of Adirondack Mountain Club: Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St., Gloversville, 7 p.m. The seekers, Dixon and Feldman, both participate in The Adirondack Trail Ride (TATR).  

Concerts/ daytime music

Saturday

∫ Doc Orloff Trio: Mayfield Grill, 8 School St., Mayfield, 1 p.m. No cover.

Concerts/ family friendly, alcohol free

Author Richard Nilsen will be hosting the Writer’s Block workshops: Johnstown Public Library, 38 S. Market St., Johnstown, Saturday at 10:30 a.m. (Photo submitted)

Saturday

∫ Alex Smith: Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., Gloversville, 7 p.m. $10 cash at the door. Smith has toured internationally and was featured on the Emmy Award documentary, “Songs to Keep” alongside Pete Seeger and Peter Yarrow.

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.

The Insolent Willies will be playing at Union Hall Inn, 2 Union Place, Johnstown, 6 p.m. on Friday. The band will also be playing at Biketoberfest, Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension in Gloversville on Saturday. (Photo submitted)

Festivals

Saturday

∫ Matt Evans and The Insolent Willies — Biketoberfest: Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension, Gloversville, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

History

Tuesday

∫ A Timeless Gift of Sacred Art — The St. John’s Bible displayed: St. Mary’s Healthcare in the chapel, 427 Guy Park Ave., in Amsterdam from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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.

∫ Tween Craft Club: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., 3:30 p.m. This club is for children of upper elementary and middle school ages.

Today, Friday and Saturday

∫ Friends of the Gloversville Public Library will be hosting their annual book sale. The sale will begin Today from 4 to 6 p.m. with a $1 admission. The sale will continue Friday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Monday

∫ Spanish for beginners: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 5 p.m.

Wednesday  

∫ Teen Writing and Art Group: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 3:30 p.m. This group is for teens ages 13-18, not yet graduated.

∫ Spanish for beginners: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., in Gloversville 5 p.m.

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

Friday

∫ The Insolent Willies: Union Hall Inn, 2 Union Place, Johnstown, 6 p.m. No cover. Reservations recommended by calling (518) 762-3210.

∫ John T.: Patricia’s, 32 S. Perry St., Johnstown, 7 p.m.

∫ Steve Tombstone: Stump City Brewing, 521 W. Fulton St. Extension, Gloversville, 7 p.m.

∫ DJ Godess Sabrina Blowers: Snowed Inn Bar, 375 Midline Road, Amsterdam, 8 p.m. No cover.

∫ Ambar: Aaron’s Irish Pub, 231 N. Main St., Gloversville, 9:30 p.m.

Saturday

∫ The Rockwood Band: Patricia’s, 32 S. Perry St., Johnstown, 8 p.m.

Theater

Friday

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

COMMENTS