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What’s To do?

A meet the artist reception will be held at the Micropolis Gallery, 30 N. Main St. on Friday. Artists will include Marion Kratky whose work is shown. (Photo submitted)

Artwork

Friday

∫ Meet the artists — Micropolis and Friends art show: Micropolis Gallery, 30 N. Main St., Gloversville, 5 to 7 p.m. The work of 27 artists will include the work of invited guests, Linda Batchelor, Julie Branch, Betty Hanson, Juliet Konieczny, Marion Kratky, Darlene Van Sickle and an Adirondack woodman. There will be refreshments during the event. The show, which is free and open to the public, will run through December.

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.

Dan Kirsner will play a concert at Dorn Space at 7 p.m. on Saturday. See listing for more information. (Photo submitted)

∫ Mary Ann Delany — artist for the month of November: Frothingham Free Library, 28 W. Main St., Fonda. The artwork exhibit can be viewed during library hours.

Author

Friday

∫ The Writers Circle: Gloversville Senior Center, 53 Church St., Gloversville, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. The writers group is open to all area writers regardless of age. Come and share work with other writers. All genres. For more information, call Wally Truesdell at (518) 725-3886 or e-mail: wtruesdell@nycap.rr.com.

Concerts/family-friendly, alcohol free

The Insolent Willies will be at the St. Patrick’s Masonic Lodge in Johnstown on Friday. See listing for more details. (Photo submitted)

Saturday

∫ Dan Kirsner in concert- Nashville performer: Dorn Space, 99 N. Main St., Gloversville, 7 p.m. $10 cash at the door only.

Sunday

∫ Rudy Rumpf and the Backporch Pickers — bluegrass-gospel: Calvary Reformed Church, 10 Church St., Hagaman, 10 a.m. A social hour “feast” will follow.

Craft fair

The Rough-n-Real Band will be at the Robin’s Nest, 230 Stevers Mills Road, in Broadalbin at 8 p.m. Saturday. (Photo submitted)

Saturday

∫ Annual Women of the Moose craft and vendor fair: Johnstown Moose, 109 S. Comrie Ave., Johnstown, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Open to the public. The kitchen will be open serving lunch and a bake sale also. In lieu of admission, bring a non-perishable item for the local food pantry. The event includes a farmers market in the pavilion.

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.

Saturday

∫ Friends of the library craft and story hour: Gloversville Public Library, 58 E. Fulton St., Gloversville, 10:30 a.m. This free program is suitable for children accompanied by an adult. All programs are free to the public.

Movie

Friday

“The Third Man”: Glen Conservancy Hall, 1538 Mill Point Road, 7:30 p.m. The 1949 movie stars Joseph Cotton, Alida Valli and Orson Wells; and directed by Carol Reed.

Museum

Saturday

∫ Wildlife Museum, Vail Mills, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission: $10 for adults; $5 for children; free for children ages 6 and younger. The museum is open to the public, museum — wildlife on display.

Nightlife

Today

∫ J. Marco Johnson: Lakeside Tavern and Marina, 306 Woods Hollow Road, Gloversville, 6 p.m. No cover.

∫ Vinny Michaels: Partner’s Pub & Grill, 21 S. William St., Johnstown, 7 p.m. No cover.

Friday

∫ The Insolent Willies and Brightside Duo — chocolate and wine tasting fundraiser: St. Patrick’s Masonic Lodge, North Perry Street, Johnstown, 7 p.m. $30 per person. The event will benefit the NOAH community program.

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

Saturday

∫ Rough-n-Real Band: Robin’s Nest, 230 Stevers Mills Road, Broadalbin, 8 p.m. No cover.

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